|Birth: ||Aug., 1872|
|Death: ||May 6, 1912|
Minnie Rodgers daughter of Edward F. Rodgers & Isabella F. Mann. She was born & died in Muscogee County, Georgia. Minnie married some time after June 18,1900 and was widowed before April 25,1910. Two years later Minnie dies leaving two young sons Willie Paul age 10 and Robert Cleveland Burnside Age 4. They would be raised by Minnie's brother Thomas C. Tom Rodgers until 1930.
A marriage record for Minnie has not been found. In her fathers obituary she is listed as Mrs. M.A. Burnside it is unclear if these were the initials of her husband or her own initials~ Records for M.A. Burnside have not been found
A memorial for Willie Paul Burnside has not been found
DEATH OF MRS. M.BURNSIDE
After an illness of four weeks, Mrs. Minnie Burnside, aged 37 years, died at the home of her brother at 1012 Patton Avenue, at 2:15 o'clock Saturday night . She was a member of the Providence Baptist church and leaves two children, two brothers and one sister to mourn her death. The funeral took place yesterday afternoon from the late residence and the remains were taken to Providence church, 5 miles east of the city for interment.
Mortuary Notice May 6,1912 Columbus Ledger ~ Enquirer
Miss Minnie Burnside 37 years old, died at 2:15 o'clock at the home of her brother at 1012 Patton Avenue, after an illness of four weeks.
The deceased is survived by two children, Willie Paul and Robert ; also two brothers and one sister all of this city.
The funeral services were conducted from the house Sunday afternoon at two o'clock. Interment was in Providence burying ground, five miles east of the city.
Mortuary Notice May 7, 1912 Columbus Daily Enquirer
Edward F Rodgers (1824 - 1902)
Isabella F Mann Rodgers (1834 - 1905)
Robert Cleveland Burnside (1908 - 1988)*
John J Rodgers (1865 - 1917)*
Thomas E Rodgers (1867 - 1936)*
Hosannah Anna Rodgers Johnson (1868 - 1943)*
Minnie Rodgers Burnside (1872 - 1912)
Susan Elizabeth Rodgers Grizzle (1876 - 1904)*
Providence Church and Cemetery
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Record added: Feb 16, 2014
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