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Elizabeth Ann Harvey Burris
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Birth: Apr., 1820
Franklin County
Indiana, USA
Death: unknown
Olpe
Lyon County
Kansas, USA

1820 - Apr 14 - Elizabeth Ann Harvey born at Franklin County, IN to Charles Harvey (b. 1788 at SC) and Sara (Osborn) Harvey (b. Russell County, VA).

1830 - US Census records Elizabeth's father Charles Harvey with 3 daughters between the ages of 5 and 15 at Blooming Grove Township in Franklin County, Indiana.

1838 - Sep 19 - Moses Burris, Jr. married Elizabeth Ann Harvey at Franklin County, IN

1840 - US Census records Moses Burris with wife (Elizabeth) and two children living at Buck Creek Township in Hancock County, Indiana.

1850 - Moses & Elizabeth Burris recorded living at Blooming Grove Township, Franklin County, IN in 7th US Census

1860 - Moses & Elizabeth Burris living at Center Township, Hancock County, IN in 8th US Census

1862 - November - Moses Burris, Jr., husband of Elizabeth Ann (Harvey) Burris dies in Civil War at Nashville, TN

1864 - May 16 - Elizabeth Ann (Harvey) Burris files for the Civil War Pension of her deceased husband, Moses Burris, Jr.

1870 - Elizabeth (Harvey) Burris recorded living with 2 daughters (Elizabeth and Ruth) as well as her son, Thomas Richard, at Lyon County, KS in the 9th US Census

1878 - Lyon County Plat Book:
Elizabeth Burris 40 acres Twsp 21S, Range 11E, Sec. 30

1880 - June 11 - Elizabeth "Eliza" Ann (Harvey), age 60, recorded living in Center Township, Lyon County, KS with her son Thomas on 10th US Census.

1882 - Elizabeth (Harvey) Burris purchases additional 106 acres adjacent to her existing 40 acre farm in Twsp 21S, Range 11E, Sec. 30.

1900 - June 2 - Elizabeth (Harvey) Burris (80y), widow of Moses Burris, Jr., recorded living at Center Township in Lyon County Kansas with her son Thomas (43y) on 12th US Census.

1901 - Plat Book of Lyon County, KS:
Elizabeth Burris - 146 acres in Twsp 21S, Range 11E, Sec. 30

1918 - Plat Book of Lyon County, KS:
Elizabeth Burris - 146 acres in Twsp 21S, Range 11E, Sec. 30

The actual location of Elizabeth's grave is unknown, as there is no marker on her grave. It is believed that she is buried at Line Cemetery in Lyon County, where her children and grandchildren are buried. Her husband, Moses Burris, died during the Civil War at Grand Army of the Republic Hospital in Nashville, TN and is buried at Nashville National Cemetery in Gallatin, TN.

The last record of her was in the 1900 US Census at 80 years of age. The Lyon County Plat Books of 1901 and 1918 indicate that she still owned property in that county during those years.

Known Children of Elizabeth Ann (Harvey) & Moses Burris:
1. Sarah Burris (~1840 - ? )
2. John C. Burris (1841 - 1908)
3. Charles Burris (1844 - 1915)
4. Taylor Burris (1846 - ? )
5. Marshall Burris (1850 - ? )
6. Elizabeth Burris (1852 - 1907)
7. Ruth Burris (1855 - ? )
8. Thomas Richard Burris (1857 - 1933)
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Moses Burris (1820 - 1862)
 
 Children:
  John C. Burris (1841 - 1908)*
  Charles H. Burris (1844 - 1915)*
  Elizabeth Burris (1852 - 1907)*
  Thomas Richard Burris (1857 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Line Cemetery
Olpe
Lyon County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Johnson Newton Burris Li...
Record added: Dec 30, 2013
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