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Alonzo Burgess
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Birth: Aug. 27, 1820
Bennington County
Vermont, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1902
Racine County
Wisconsin, USA

Inscribed on his marker: " We hope to meet again."

Alonzo was born to Benajah & Rebecca Burgess. They moved to Oswego Co., NY when Alonzo was 3-years-old. He came to Kenosha county in Wisconsin on March 5, 1835 and worked in the sawmills in the Pike's Woods.

He married Artemetia H. Kellogg, daughter of Austin and Artemetia (Howe) Kellogg, on July 6, 1844 in Kenosha County, WI.

He purchased farmland in Section 31, Mt. Pleasant Twp. Racine Co..

Alonzo and Artemetia had 5 children.

Alonzo married again after Artemetia died. Her name is Mary A. Buswell, daughter of Ezra Buswell of Somers Twp, Kenosha Co. in Wisconsin. They married on July 2, 1867. They had 2 children;

1. Mary May (Mamie) Burgess-born May 17, 1869; died March 26, 1934.

2. Ezra Roy Burgess-born September 13, 1873; married Gretchen A. Rickeman daughter of George Rickman on July 29, 1909.
Family links: 
  Benjamin Burgess (1794 - 1838)
  Artemetia Howe Kellogg Burgess (1822 - 1861)
  Mary Ann Buswell Burgess (1829 - 1912)*
  Adelia Ann Burgess Wagner (1847 - 1899)*
  Emeretia Angeline Burgess Cook (1848 - 1920)*
  Frederick Alonzo Burgess (1850 - 1923)*
  Caroline Amelia Burgess Cook (1852 - 1933)*
  Martha A. Burgess (1854 - 1873)*
  Ezra Roy Burgess (1873 - 1967)*
  Nehemiah Ebenezer Burgess (1819 - 1877)*
  Alonzo Burgess (1820 - 1902)
  Patience Burgess McNulty (1823 - 1894)*
  Julia Ann Burgess LePOIDEVIN (1827 - 1911)*
  William Everington Burgess (1830 - 1903)*
*Calculated relationship
Sylvania Cemetery
Racine County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: North Division Block 1-Lot 1 ND
Created by: Theresa Williams
Record added: Jun 27, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11247325
Alonzo Burgess
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Alonzo Burgess
Added by: Theresa Williams
Alonzo Burgess
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- L. S. L
 Added: Aug. 23, 2005
Rest in peace dear sir.
- Theresa Williams
 Added: Jun. 27, 2005

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