States: Kansas: Republic
Philo Ford and Sarah Ann Burgess were born in New York,probably married there. Some children born there and some in Wisconsin. They moved to area in Republic County, KS, around Belleville. Records indicate Philo died 18 June, 1879 in Republic Co, and Sarah Ann d. 30 July, 1887. Both are buried at Ida Cemetary, Rose Creek Twp. There may have been other members of the Ford family living in this same area as there were a number of children. Ellen & Henry J. Huckins married here, and at least two of the chilren were born here before they moved to NE.