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Myrta Ann [Anna] Eacret Burgess
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Birth: Aug. 9, 1857
Jennings County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 13, 1947
Elkhart
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Services Friday for Mrs. A. R. Burgess
Services for Mrs. A. R. Burgess, 90, Elkhart, will be at the Elkhart Christian church at 2 p.m. Friday. burial will be at White Oak cemetery.
Mrs. Burgess, Polk county resident for 63 years, died Monday at her home as the result of a fall. She was born in Jennings county, Ind.
Surviving are one daughter, Miss Nora Burgess, Elkhart; six sons, Arthur Burgess, Puyallup, Wash.; Perry Burgess, Forestburg, Alberta, Can.; Gerry Burgess, Kirbyville, Mo.; Jim H. and Almond Burgess, Elkhart; and Floyd Burgess, Des Moines; 19 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Eacret (1832 - 1865)
  Mary Ann Denham Eacret Iseminger (1832 - 1895)
 
 Spouse:
  Amos Reynolds Burgess (1853 - 1928)*
 
 Children:
  Arthur Edmund Burgess (1876 - 1949)*
  Perry Alfred Burgess (1880 - 1971)*
  Gerry Leroy Burgess (1880 - 1962)*
  James Harvey Burgess (1881 - 1971)*
  Glen Chester Burgess (1884 - 1885)*
  Floyd Burgess (1886 - 1979)*
  Nora Velma Burgess (1889 - 1949)*
  Almond Oliver Burgess (1895 - 1988)*
 
 Siblings:
  Milo Eacret (1852 - 1925)*
  Simeon Henry Eacret (1855 - 1931)*
  Myrta Ann [Anna] Eacret Burgess (1857 - 1947)
  George Charles Eacret (1862 - 1944)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
White Oak Cemetery
White Oak
Polk County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Karolyn [Kendig] McLain
Record added: Feb 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47413937
Myrta Ann [Anna] <i>Eacret</i> Burgess
Added by: Karolyn [Kendig] McLain
 
Myrta Ann [Anna] <i>Eacret</i> Burgess
Added by: Karolyn [Kendig] McLain
 
Myrta Ann [Anna] <i>Eacret</i> Burgess
Added by: Karolyn [Kendig] McLain
 
 
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Rest in Peace.
- Laura Evans-Steele
 Added: Feb. 27, 2014
This very old commercial for Lion coffee of a lady watering her flowers reminds me of my great grandmother Myrta Ann Eacret Burgess. She wore a huge sun bonnet such as the one pictured and long dresses when out in her yard.
- Karolyn [Kendig] McLain
 Added: Mar. 12, 2010
At one time Anna Burgess son James H. Burgess sold a variety of cards among which were small delicate calling cards. Shown is one of his samples with his mother's name on it.
- Karolyn [Kendig] McLain
 Added: Feb. 23, 2010
 
 
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