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Henry Edward Burris
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Birth: Jul. 20, 1855
Arkansas, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 1916
Rock Island
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA

The first minority letter carrier with the Rock Island Postal Service.



Name: Henry Burris
Age in 1870: 15
Birth Year: abt 1855
Birthplace: Illinois
Home in 1870: Concord, Bureau, Illinois
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Sheffield
Value of real estate: View Image
Household Members:
Name Age
Wm Burris 47
Anna Burris 48
Wm Burris 19
Henry Burris 15
Jas E Burris 13
Chas Burris 8
Mery J Burris 10
Addie Burris 18
Henry Johnson 60

(Source: 1870 United States Federal Census)


Name: Henry C Burris [Henry C Burras]
Age: 44
Birth Date: Jul 1855
Birthplace: Arkansas
Home in 1900: Rock Island Ward 2, Rock Island, Illinois
Race: Black
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Alice Burris
Marriage Year: 1879
Years Married: 21
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Occupation: View on Image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
Henry C Burris 44
Alice Burris 41
Edward Burris 20
Grace Burris 17
Arthur Burris 15
Albert Burris 13
Henry Burris 11
Howard Burris 9

(Source: 1900 United States Federal Census)


Name: Henry E Burris
Age in 1910: 50
Birth Year: abt 1860
Birthplace: Arkansas
Home in 1910: Rock Island Ward 2, Rock Island, Illinois
Race: Mulatto
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Alice W Burris
Mother's Birthplace: United States
[United States of America]
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
Henry E Burris 50
Alice W Burris 45
Grace E Burris 27
Arthur B Burris 25
Albert C Burris 23
Henry W Burris 20
Howard B Burris 18
Ethel P Burris 26

(Source: 1910 United States Federal Census)


Name: Henry Edward Burris
Birth Date: 20 Jul 1853
Birth Place: Arkansas
Death Date: 22 Apr 1916
Death Place: Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois
Burial Date: 24 Apr 1916
Burial Place: Chippia...ock
Death Age: 62
Occupation: Mail Carrier
Race: Black
Marital Status: M
Gender: Male
Father Name: Wm. Burris
FHL Film Number: 1530827

(Source: Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947)


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Parents:

Wm Burris
Anna Burris

Children:

Edward Burris
Grace Burris
Arthur Burris
Albert Burris
Henry Burris
Howard Burris

 
 
Burial:
Chippiannock Cemetery
Rock Island
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Bob & AJ
Record added: Nov 10, 2012
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Henry Edward Burris
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Henry Edward Burris
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