Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: North Carolina: Burke County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

GEORGE HENRY BURGESS FAMILY BIBLE
Posted by: Charlene Phillips (ID *****9947) Date: May 09, 2004 at 19:40:16
  of 1449

While researching my BURKE COUNTY names, I ran across the following and thought I'd share it with this list.

UNION COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA FAMILY BIBLE RECORDS
Transcribed and submitted by Carolyn Burgess Knott of Sunset Beach, NC
beknott@InfoAve.net
THE GEORGE HENRY BURGESS FAMILY BIBLE
George Henry Burgess was a medical doctor in the Waxhaw community.
This Bible is owned by Sara Masoner Burgess Hardage of Marietta, Georgia,
daughter of George Henry Burgess and Mary Elizabeth Adams Burgess.
Transcribed by Carolyn Burgess Knott in 1994.
"WILMORE'S ANALYTICAL REFERENCE BIBLE CONTAINING THE FOLLOWING FOUR INVALUABLE AIDS TO THE PROPER STUDY OF THE WORD OF GOD."
REVISED AND EDITED Phillip Schaff, D.D., LL.D. THE WHOLE BIBLE ARRANGED IN SUBJECTS Edited by Roswell D. Hitchcock, D.D., LL.D. CRUDEN'S CONCORDANCE TO THE BIBLE Revised by John Eadie, DD, LL.D.
Late professor of Biblical Literature in The United Presbyterian Church, Scotland
NEW YORK
Henry F. Giere
FAMILY RECORD
GRANDPARENTS
Father's Mother        J.M. Burgess
Father's Mother        Sarah Ann Masoner
Mother's Father        Samuel T. Adams
Mother's Mother Roxana C. Billue
BROTHERS
Will Burgess
John Burgess
SISTERS
Tenny Burgess
Betty Burgess
PARENTS
NAMES         BORN DIED
G.H. Burgess 4-3-1862 Tennessee 10-25-1945 Waxhaw, NC
Mary E. Burgess 12-15-1870 N.C. 5-11-1939 Waxhaw, NC
They were married April 3, 1889 at Waxhaw, NC by Rev. Mr. Hill
CHILDREN
NAME BORN MARRIED         DIED
Lola Burgess       1-19-1890 10-14-85
James L. Burgess        7-28-1891 Inez McLeod 9-3-1921 4-23-64
Carl B. Burgess       8-31-1899 Zelda Williams 9-18-1926 2-3-1975
Mary Edna Burgess 8-3-1893 Glenn Munday
Thomas Burgess 1-31-1897
Eva Burgess       8-12-1895 Robert N. Baldwin         10-28-1979
Sara Masoner Burgess 9-23-1903 Hugh Hardage 6-6-1924
Ruth Elizabeth Burgess 8-2-1901 Joseph I. Eargle 12-26-1985
Royall Burgess 7-15-1906 Emily B. Kelly 5-31-1940 2-12-1960
Tennessee Burgess 5-10-1910 9-17-1910
William Jennings Burgess 12-27-1907 12-19-1909
Included in the Family Bible is the following information: "All of the children were
born in NC except James L., Eva and Thomas. These children were born in
Lancaster Co., South Carolina.
Copied by Carolyn Burgess Knott from "The Carolina's Genealogical Society Bulletin 5-6, July 1969- June 1970".


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/nc/burke/messages/916.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network