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Ursula Ann Martin Davis-Burnette
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Birth: Jan. 10, 1856
Lee County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1900
Pulaski County
Kentucky, USA


Ursula was the daughter of James Monroe and Susannah (Grabeel) Davis. She married John Miller Davis on October 4, 1874.

Children by John Miller Davis: Mary Susan (md. James Wilson Denney), Sarah Frances (md. Oliver Morton Wallen), and Malvina Catherine (md. Harvey Green Colyer).

After John died Ursula married Cornelius Donaldson Burnette on January 31, 1884.

Children by Cornelius Donaldson Burnette: Daisy Cordelia (md. Morris Milton Thompson), Cora Jane (md. Eugene Elbert Abbott), Hobart Cornelius (md. Lucy Snowden), and Amanda Ursula (md. Chester Campbell Wilson).

Excerpts from the diary of son-in-law, Oliver Morton Wallen:

"Sep. 10, [1904]...We [Oliver and brother Jess] got sawed stones at Langford at the Freestone quary to go to Mamma, Mary, Luesa, and Lucy's graves and two for Sarah's father and mother."

"Oct 29, 1904.......We put stones to Sarah's father and mother's graves. I furnished the stones..."

The new stone at the base of the original was provided by Larry and Kathy Martin. Larry is the great grandson of Ursula's brother James.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Monroe Martin (1809 - 1897)
  Susannah Grabeel Martin (1819 - 1908)
 
 Spouses:
  John Miller Davis (1853 - 1880)
  Cornelius Donaldson Burnette (1832 - 1901)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Frances Davis Wallen-Livesay (1877 - 1939)*
  Malvina Katherine Davis Colyer (1880 - 1955)*
  Daisy Cordelia Burnette Thompson (1884 - 1976)*
  Cora Jane Burnette Abbott (1888 - 1913)*
  Amanda Ursula Burnette Wilson (1896 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Martin (1843 - 1875)*
  Mary Martin Rash (1846 - 1935)*
  Catherine Martin Long (1848 - 1927)*
  Nancy Eliza Martin Brown (1850 - 1870)*
  Ursula Ann Martin Davis-Burnette (1856 - 1900)
  James Daniel Sherman Martin (1864 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Somerset
Pulaski County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: Lisa Wallen Logsdon
Originally Created by: D & L
Record added: Mar 03, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13504083
Ursula Ann <i>Martin</i> Davis-Burnette
Added by: Lewis Colyer
 
Ursula Ann <i>Martin</i> Davis-Burnette
Added by: Lisa Wallen Logsdon
 
Ursula Ann <i>Martin</i> Davis-Burnette
Added by: Colleen Sanders Brown
 
 
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I am Ursula's great grandson and so glad I found this site. Her daughter, Cordie Burnette Thompson was my grandmother.
- JohnnyThompson
 Added: May. 20, 2012

- Colleen Sanders Brown
 Added: Jul. 23, 2011

- Lisa Wallen Logsdon
 Added: Sep. 23, 2010
 
 
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