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Abigail Childs Burgess
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Birth: 1827
Bainbridge (Geauga County)
Geauga County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 24, 1879
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA

Abigail was a daughter of Lydia (née Kingsley) and Jonas H. Childs. Abigail Childs and Theodore Burgess were married on 27 October 1846 in Bainbridge, Geauga County, Ohio.

Notes

"The next arrival in the [Bainbridge] township ...was that of Jonas H. Childs, afterwards know[n] as Deacon Childs. He...was married to Lydia Kingsley...Four children were born after their settlement in Bainbridge...Abigail, second daughter of Jonas Childs, married Thedore [sic] Burgess in 1846. They reside in Cleveland." (Pioneer and General History of Geauga County [Ohio] (Burton, Ohio: The Historical Society of Geauga County, 1880), p. 139.)

1850 U.S. Census, Bainbridge Twp., Geauga Co., Ohio; dwelling 3, families 3-4, lines 7-8 and 9-12, p. 299 (printed), p. 597 (written), 20 Sep 1850.
7. J. H. Chiles, 59, farmer ($3,000), Mass.
8. Zada ----, 60, Mass.
9. Abigail Burgess, 25, O [Ohio].
10. Theodore -----, 24, farmer, NY.
11. Charles -----, 1, O.
12. Maranda Bates, 16, O.

1860 U.S. Census, Ward 2, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio; dwelling 1797, family 1803, lines 16-23, p. 243 (written), 21 Jul 1860.
16. Theo. Burgess, 35, conductor ($800), NY.
17. Abigail, 33, Ohio.
18. Chas. W., 11, Conn.
19. Geo. C., 9, Ohio.
20. Willie, 3/12, Ohio.
21. Julia C. Rock, 21, domestic, Germany.
22. C. [Cornelius] Burgess, 30, brakeman, N.Y.
23. Lucy, 24, Canada.

1870 U.S. Census, Ward 4, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio; dwelling 1637, family 1633, lines 21-30, p. 426B (printed), p. 208 (written), 30 Jul 1870.
21. Burgess, Theo., 46, RR conductor (-0-; $2,000), N.Y.
22. ----- Abby, 43, k. house, O [Ohio].
23. ----- Chas. W., 21, clk store, Con.
24. ----- George C., 19, clk store, O.
25. ----- Wm. R., 10, O.
[servant and boarders]

1880 U.S. Census, E.D. 10, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio; dwelling 357, family 422, lines 12-19, p. 244B (printed), p. 40 (written), 11 Jun 1880.
12. Burgess, Theodore, 56, widowed, occupation: none (paralysis); born in New York, parents in Mass.
13. ----- Charles W., 32, son, clk grocery store; born in Conn, father in New York, mother in Ohio.
14. ----- Nellie, 32 daughter-in-law, keeping house, born in R. Island; parents in R. Island.
15. ----- Frank, 3, grandson; born in Ohio; father in Conn., mother in R. Island.
16. ----- Roger E., 1, grandsonborn in Ohio; father in Conn., mother in R. Island.
17. ----- Willie R., 20, single, son, R. R. fireman; born in Ohio; father in New York, mother in Ohio.
18. Strong, Aiken J., 21, boarder.
19. Harkins, Mary, 17, servant.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Dea Jonas Henry Childs (1791 - 1875)
  Lydia Kingsley Childs (1795 - 1868)
 
 Spouse:
  Theodore Burgess (1824 - 1890)
 
 Children:
  Charles Willis Burgess (1848 - 1923)*
  George C. Burgess (1851 - 1876)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodland Cemetery
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: blueheron14
Record added: Dec 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63328121
Abigail <i>Childs</i> Burgess
Added by: Bryan Fields
 
Abigail <i>Childs</i> Burgess
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Abigail <i>Childs</i> Burgess
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