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Martha C Zimmerman Burgess
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1827
South Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 16, 1893
Independence
Washington County
Texas, USA

Brenham Daily Banner, Vol 18, No 287, Ed 1, Friday, November 17, 1893

Died, at her home near William Penn, Friday morning of dropsy, Mrs Burgess, wife of Mr Richard Burgess, who survives her.
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Daughter of William F Zimmerman and Sarah Burch Zimmerman
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Granddaughter of Joseph Burch Jr and Elizabeth Thomas Burch Caraway

Inscription:

M. C. BURGESS
Born
Oct. 12, 1827
Died
Nov. 16, 1893


Wife of:
Richard "Dick" Burgess of Georgia.

They were married on December 25, 1851.

SOURCE:
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Texas State Gazette. (Austin, Tex.)
Vol. 3, No. 22, Ed. 1,
Saturday, January 17, 1852
Page 174 Column 2
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"MARRIED:
On the 25th Ultimo, by the Rev. Robert E. B. Baylor, Richard Burgess and Martha Zimmerman, all of Washington County".


CENSUS RECORDS

1850 US CENSUS
Austin County, Texas
October 7, 1850
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DWELLING 417/FAMILY 417
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WHITE, Thomas B., 42, m, w, lawyer, Ga.
WHITE, Elizabeth, 34, f, w, Ga.
WHITE, Joseph, 17, m, w, student, Ga.
WHITE, Gile, 10, m, w, Texas
WHITE, Leonard, 1, m, w, Texas
BURGES, Richard, 24, m, w, Overseer, Ga.
OSWELL, G., 30, m, w, school teacher, Germany

1860 US CENSUS
Brenham P.O., Washington County, Texas
June 18, 1860
Page No. 39
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DWELLING 235/FAMILY 235
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BURGESS, Richard, 30, m, w, Ga.
BURGESS, Martha [ZIMMERMAN], 27, f, w, S.C.
BURGESS, Jonathan, 4, m, w, Texas
BURGESS, Thadeus, 2, m, w, Texas

1870 US CENSUS
Sub-Dvison B No. 3, Brenham P.O., Washington County, Texas
8 July 1870
Page 12
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DWELLING 84/FAMILY 84
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BURGESS, Richard, 45, m, w, farmer, Georgia,
BURGESS, Martha [ZIMMERMAN], 38, f, w, keeping house, S.C.
BURGESS, Johnathan, 12, m, w, attending school, Tex.
BURGESS, Thadeus, 10, m, w, attending school, Tex.
BURGESS, Howell, 8, m, w, attending school, Tex.

1880 US CENSUS
Justice Precinct 1, Washington County, Texas
June 28, 1880
Page No. 37
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DWELLING 360/FAMILY 375
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BURGESS, Richard, w, m, 54, married, works on farm, Georgia, S.C., Ga.
BURGESS, Martha [ZIMMERMAN], w, f, 48, wife, married, keeping house, South Carolina, S.C., S.C.
BURGESS, Howel C., w, m, 19, son, single, works on farm, Texas, Ga., S.C. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Richard Burgess (1826 - 1897)*
 
 Children:
  Howell Cobb Burgess (1862 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Independence Cemetery
Independence
Washington County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Burgess Donnelly
Originally Created by: Sebastian
Record added: Dec 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32102389
Martha C <i>Zimmerman</i> Burgess
Added by: Sebastian
 
Martha C <i>Zimmerman</i> Burgess
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Added by: Larry & Connie Schultz Scarborough
 
 
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For Martha Zimmerman Burgess - so very glad I finally found your maiden name and marriage record!
- Burgess Donnelly
 Added: Jun. 7, 2012

- Burgess Donnelly
 Added: Aug. 13, 2011

- Sebastian
 Added: Mar. 27, 2010
 
 
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