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James Andrew Burris
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Birth: Feb. 18, 1846
Hardin County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1925
Hillerman
Massac County
Illinois, USA

CIVIL WAR VETERAN DIED SATURDAY, JULY 4
Republican Herald, July 9, 1925
Submitted by Ann Laird


James A. Burris, a veteran of the Civil War, died at 5:30 o'clock Saturday morning, July 4, at his home near Hillerman, following a several weeks illness. Funeral services were held at two o'clock Sunday afternoon at the Hillerman Baptist church conducted by Rev. Troutman. Burial was in Hillerman cemetery.
Mr. Burris was seventy-nine years old. He leaves a widow, two sons, Walter and Fred Burris, two daughters, Mrs. S.E. Culver and Mrs. Cagle and several grandchildren. He was a member of the Baptist church at Hillerman. An old resident of the county, he was known to almost everybody and held in the highest respect. During his illness and at his death and funeral neighbors and friends extended every aid and sympathy possible for which the family is deeply grateful and extend their sincere thanks. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Lydia Ann Denton Burris (1853 - 1941)*
 
 Children:
  Emma Emily Burris Parmley (1870 - 1944)*
  Oliver G. Burris (1873 - 1897)*
  Sarah "Betty" Elizabeth Burris Culver (1878 - 1967)*
  Lydia "Liddy" C. Burris (1889 - 1897)*
  Fred William Burris (1891 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillerman Baptist Church Cemetery
Hillerman
Massac County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: David Wrzesinski - Smith
Record added: Feb 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13200209
James Andrew Burris
Added by: David Wrzesinski - Smith
 
James Andrew Burris
Added by: David Wrzesinski - Smith
 
James Andrew Burris
Added by: David Wrzesinski - Smith
 
 
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- David Wrzesinski - Smith
 Added: Oct. 14, 2007
 
 
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