Thomas Jackson Burd was the son of Thomas and Sarah (Leiby) Burd. Lorana (Barker) Burd was his 1st wife. They were married July 8, 1860 and she died December 29, 1873. Nancy Marie (Proper) Burd was his 2nd wife. They were married February 21, 1875 and she died May 24, 1882.
List of 1863 Hector Twp., Men and Their Occupations Enrollment of persons subject to military duty - July 1, 1863 62nd Sub-District Second Class Burd, Thomas J., age 36, farmer