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Elijah Keen Burt
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Birth: Oct. 1, 1862
Energy
Clarke County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 1906
Clarke County
Mississippi, USA

Elijah Keen Burt was the fifth of 9 children born to John Burt and Eliza Goleman Burt. He had two sisters and 6 brothers. Two of the brothers died in childhood. "Lige" as he was called, worked on the family farm and grew up to marry Logenia Hastine (Jean) Schrimpshire on
15 November 1891 in Clarke County, MS. Jean would bear Lige six sons and a daughter.
Unfortunately, he did not live to see his children grow up. He died at age 44 of an infection that resulted in blood poisoning. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Burt (1833 - 1917)
  Eliza Goleman Burt (1834 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Logenia Hastine Schrimpshire Burt (1872 - 1940)
 
 Children:
  Alma Rosetta Burt Turbeville (1893 - 1956)*
  James A. Jessie Burt (1895 - 1971)*
  Alphus Elijah Burt (1897 - 1940)*
  Charley O'Banyard Burt (1899 - 1968)*
  Samuel Ferrell Burt (1901 - 1968)*
  Odis Clarence Burt (1902 - 1952)*
  Ludie Elijah Burt (1904 - 1967)*
 
 Siblings:
  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)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elim Cemetery
Clarke County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Emma Lou Burt Price
Record added: May 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37235200
Elijah Keen Burt
Added by: Emma Lou Burt Price
 
Elijah Keen Burt
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Elijah Keen Burt
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Never goodby, just "see you" at that glorious reunion.
- flgrl
 Added: May. 22, 2009

- Emma Lou Burt Price
 Added: May. 18, 2009
 
 
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