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Peter Simon Burns
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Birth: Nov. 22, 1836
South Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 1904
Marlow
Stephens County
Oklahoma, USA

PETER was the son of FRANCIS MARION AND MILCAH ASHLEY BURNS.

He had 4 brothers ,SANFORD, JAMES, JIM ,RICHARD
and 3 sister's MARGARET, JANE AND MARY.

PETER married MARY ELIZABETH CROFT on December 23, 1859.

They had 7 sons WILLIAM FRANKLIN, JOHN PETER, CHARLES HENRY, JAMES WESLEY, LEO, ALBERT LEE AND DANIEL TWITTY.

THE BURNS Community was named for Peter.

PETER SIMON, enlisted 27 Jul 1862 in Company B of the 12th Alabama Cavalry in Blountsville by W. H. Hundley
on muster roll dated 27 Jul 1862 at Falkville in Morgan County; muster roll from 30 Apr to 30 Jun 1864 reported he enlisted at Gadsden by P. M. Musgrove, absent without leave part of the time since he enlisted with his Company in East Tennessee; is now Wagoner; on muster roll from 30 Jun to 31 Dec 1864; no further record.

Peter's brother SANFORD died at the Battle of Shiloh on April 6,1862.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Marion Burns (1813 - 1896)
  Milcah Ashley Burns (1814 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Croft Burns (1837 - 1906)
 
 Children:
  William Franklin Burns (1860 - 1945)*
  John Peter Burns (1863 - 1951)*
  Charles Henry Burns (1867 - 1937)*
  James Wesley Burns (1870 - 1952)*
  Leonidas P. Burns (1872 - 1918)*
  Albert Lee Burns (1875 - 1944)*
  Daniel Twitty Burns (1877 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Bennett Burns (1832 - 1912)*
  Peter Simon Burns (1836 - 1904)
  Jane Lindsey Burns Croft (1847 - 1928)*
  Mary Louise/Louiza Burns Milner (1857 - 1937)*
  James Marion Burns (1862 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Grady County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Clara SoRelle Perry
Record added: Feb 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33688926
Peter Simon Burns
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Peter Simon Burns
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Peter Simon Burns
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- Ashley
 Added: Jan. 28, 2012
Peter was a Private in Company B, 12th Alabama Calvary with Confederate States Army. Thank You Sir for all your service during the War Between the States. May God Bless You and Dixie!
- D & J Cloninger
 Added: Apr. 29, 2011
Great, Great, Great Papa Peter will never be forgotten!
- Susan Burns Flessner
 Added: Mar. 19, 2011
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