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James Walter Burrill
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1869
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 2, 1920
Mesa County
Colorado, USA

1920 Jan 06, Tuesday, LeMars Sentinel, LeMars, Plymouth, Iowa:
James Burrill Succumbs to Tuberculosis at Clifton, Colorado, and Mrs. Ida Tullis Passed Away a Few Hours Later in Sioux City
A brother and sister, members of a well known Plymouth county family died at widely separated points on the same day, the brother dying at Clifton, Colo., and the sister in Sioux City.

James W. Burrill died at Clifton, Colo., at 12:15 a. m. on Friday, January 2, after a long illness from tuberculosis. He was a resident of Plymouth county for many years. Mr. Burrill was born in Dubuque county on April 15, 1869, and came to Plymouth county with his parents in 1883, and lived in Johnson township and later in LeMars. He had made his home in the west of late years. He was married on February 28 [sic, 29], 1908, to Miss Izert [sic,Izard]. He leaves two children, Walter Edward, aged 10, and Martha, aged 8 years. The remains will be brought to LeMars for interment and the funeral will be held on Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 at the Beely undertaking parlors. Besides their own children, the brother and sister leave to mourn their death, their father, G. W. Burrill, of this city, three brothers, George, of Fort Morgan, Colo., W. W. Burrill, of Akron, and Robert, of Sioux City, and five sisters, Mrs. Mary Urie, of Pocatello, Idaho, Mrs. W. P. Brown, of Woonsocket, S. D., Mrs. Nick Kern, Oregon City, Ore., Mrs. T. W. Hines [sic, Hinde], Forestburg, S. D., and Miss Emma Burrill, of LeMars.
Family links: 
  George Washington Burrill (1836 - 1924)
  Martha Austin Burrill (1838 - 1913)
  John Washington Burrill (1856 - 1898)*
  Robert Bruce Burrill (1858 - 1921)*
  George Henry Burrill (1860 - 1932)*
  Sarah Jane Burrill Brown (1864 - 1958)*
  William Wesley Burrill (1867 - 1935)*
  James Walter Burrill (1869 - 1920)
  Emma Beatrice Burrill Alderson (1871 - 1957)*
  Ida May Burrill Tullis (1874 - 1920)*
  Ida May Burrill Tullis (1874 - 1920)*
  Martha Agnes Burrill Hinde (1877 - 1959)*
  Edith Irene Burrill Kern (1879 - 1920)*
*Calculated relationship
Memorial Cemetery
Le Mars
Plymouth County
Iowa, USA
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Record added: Jul 21, 2009
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James Walter Burrill
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James Walter Burrill
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James Walter Burrill
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