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Sarah Elizabeth Powell Burns
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Birth: Mar. 14, 1866
Perry County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 1915
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth Burns, wife of C.W. Burns, of 2314 Beale Avenue, died at her home yesterday morning of tuberculosis after an illness of two years. Death occurred at 5:40 o'clock. She was the daughter of Jesse, deceased, and Mrs. Catherine Powell, and was born in Perry county, on March 14, 1866, and came to this city at the age of 4 years with her parents. She was married in this city July 23, 1884, and is survived by her husband, mother and these children, Mrs. Bertha Ritchey, Mrs. Julia Ann Ritchey, Jesse C., Thomas M., Mary M., C.W. jr., Sarah E., Sheldon F. and Edna C., all of this city and these brothers and sisters: Conrad, Harry, James and Harvey Powell, Mrs. Hessie Farbaugh and Mrs. Emma McGregor, all of this city. She was a member of the Simpson Methodist Episcopal church and the Ladies' auxiliary to the church. Funeral services will be held tomorrow afternoon at Simpson church at 2:30 o'clock, the cortege leaving the house at 2 p.m. Interment in Fairview cemetery.

Altoona Tribune, issue of 13 February 1915
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Supplemental note: D/O Jesse & Catherine (Roth) Powell. Christopher Wesley Burns, spouse. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Christopher Wesley Burns (1862 - 1916)*
 
 Children:
  Bertha C Burns Ritchey (1886 - 1945)*
  Christopher Wesley Burns (1892 - 1961)*
  Mary M. Burns Heinbaugh (1894 - 1972)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Burns Shepard (1896 - 1972)*
  Chester E. Burns (1898 - 1900)*
  Sheldon L Burns (1901 - 1970)*
  Edna Charlotte Burns (1904 - 1916)*
  Frederick Orville Burns (1906 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Sec. M, Lot 109
 
Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Sep 18, 2008
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Sarah Elizabeth <i>Powell</i> Burns
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