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Jacob L. Burgess
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Birth: 1829
Death: Dec. 15, 1881
Blue Earth County
Minnesota, USA

LeRay Township has been rather unfortunate this winter in the death of several old residents, among the number being J. L. Burgess Esq., otherwise known as Attorney Burgess, who died the 15th inst., of consumption, aged 52 years. Mr. Burgess was one of Minnesota's earliest settlers, locating at Eagle Lake in 1856; served in the Civil War and also assisted to quell the murderous Sioux in this State.

Mankato Free Press-weekly
December 23,1881
Pg. 3 col 4 
Family links: 
  Maranda Burgess (1835 - 1908)
  Harry A. Burgess (1853 - 1935)*
  John W. Burgess (1855 - 1935)*
  George Burgess (1857 - 1925)*
  Jacob Lawson Burgess (1865 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship
1st Minn H.A.
Burgess Cemetery
Eagle Lake
Blue Earth County
Minnesota, USA
Created by: S. Bachmeyer
Record added: Jul 29, 2010
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Jacob L. Burgess
Added by: S. Bachmeyer
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