|Birth: ||Mar. 23, 1840|
|Death: ||Jul. 26, 1918|
Son of William Carroll and Adelia "Deely" (Wiggs) Burris. He married Mary Jane Franklin on 1 Aug 1858.
James Franklin Burris married Mary Elliott (Hodges) Stith on 17 April 1894 in Allen Co., KS. Mary was the widow of Albert F. Stith.
Missouri State Militia
The Hamilton Grit, Hamilton, KS, Thursday, Aug. 1, 1918
page 1 column 5
DEATH OF J. F. BURRIS
Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Smith and family and Mr. and Mrs. H. G. Burris were in Allen County last week because of the death of Mr. J. F. Burris, at LaHarpe father of Mrs. Smith and Mr. Burris, who died Friday evening after a short illness, age 79 years. The burial was in the Moran Cemetery. The elder Burris had visited his children here many times and was well known to a number of the people hear about, who sympathize with the bereaved in their affliction. Mr. Burris was a veteran of the Civil War.
Note: bio info provided by Leta Harrell (#47394173)
Mary Jane Franklin Burris (1841 - 1888)*
Missouri Ellen Burris Smith (1859 - 1937)*
Hannibal Burris (1869 - 1955)*
Olive May Burris Smith (1873 - 1962)*
John Harrison Burris (1877 - 1963)*
Created by: Judy Mayfield
Record added: Sep 11, 2007
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