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Mary Cornelia Ontis Burnett
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Birth: Jan. 8, 1868
Jersey County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 15, 1919
Cape Girardeau
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA

Mary Cornelia Ontis Burnett was born 8 Jan 1868 in Quarry Township, Jersey County Il. She died 15 Oct 1919 in Cape Giraudiau Mo., of Paristitis and gangrene from bladder infection. Burial was 17 Oct. 1919 in Hartford Cemetery Jersey Co. Il.
Daughter of William ONTIS b: 9 Jan 1829 in Greene County Il
and Sophia JONES b: Oct 1832 in Keokuk, Iowa

She had two daughters, Ethel Louise BURNETT b: 10 Sep 1888 in Grafton, Jersey County Il., Pearl "DeFashia" ONTIS b: Jan 1886 in Jersey County Il., and one son, Harvey Leroy BURNETT b: 12 Feb 1894 in St. Louis, Mo.

Mrs. Cornelia Burnett Passes away following operation at hospital.
Mrs. Cornelia Mary Burnett, wife of Harvey Burnett, a farmer living near Neely's Landing, died at St. Francis hospital shortly after noon Wednesday, death resulting drom a major operation performed the later part of last week.
Mrs. Burnett was brought here a week ago today in a very serious condition and the operation was performed the following day in the hope of saving her life. She was too weak, however, and gradually sank till the end came Wednesday.
Mrs. Burnett was 51 years, 10 months and 7 days old, and leaves, besides her husband, one son to mourn her death. The body was shipped to Neelly's Landing this morning and from there will be taken to Grafton, Il., for burial.
Date: 16 Oct 1919
Hartford Cemetery
Jersey County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Patricia Leonberger Hoop...
Record added: Aug 01, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20743961
Mary Cornelia <i>Ontis</i> Burnett
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Mary Cornelia <i>Ontis</i> Burnett
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- Patricia Leonberger Hooper
 Added: Aug. 1, 2007

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