|Birth: ||Apr. 10, 1834|
|Death: ||Feb. 22, 1917|
Eliza Goleman was one of 10 children born to William Goleman and Nancy Sumrall. William and Nancy had married in Marion County, MS on
31 October 1814. They are in Clarke County, MS
by 1834 when Eliza was born there. Early records spell this name Goleman; in later years the spelling Goldman was used.
Eliza Goleman is the great granddaughter of two American Revolution Patriots, Thomas Sumrall, Sr. and Thomas Gibson, Sr.
Eliza Goleman married John Burt on 3 Oct 1855 in Clarke County, MS and they had 9 children.
Eliza suffered many hardships while her husband John was fighting for the Confederate State of America in the Civil War. She already had 4 small children when he enlisted and another son
Elijah Keen Burt was born while John was away in battle. After the War was over, John returned to his family in Clarke County, MS and he and Eliza continued to live out their days there. Eliza died 22 Feb 1917 and John died about 4 months later on 18 June 1917. They are buried side by side at New Bethel Cemetery in Clarke County, MS.
John Burt (1833 - 1917)*
Adelphenia Burt (1856 - 1924)*
William Ellison Burt (1858 - 1917)*
Louis Alfred Burt (1859 - 1934)*
John Burton Burt (1860 - 1929)*
Elijah Keen Burt (1862 - 1906)*
Mary Elizabeth Burt Bowden (1869 - 1919)*
Franklin O'Banion Burt (1873 - 1949)*
New Bethel Cemetery
Maintained by: William Price
Originally Created by: Emma Lou Burt Price
Record added: May 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37239095
Emma Lou Burt Price
Added: Mar. 24, 2010
Added: Dec. 7, 2009
Now in Heaven, at God's side, Neath sweet magnolia tree. These Southern men who did survive, that time, in history.|
Added: May. 22, 2009