Apr. 17, 1847 Munfordville Hart County Kentucky, USA
Nov. 21, 1926 Decatur Wise County Texas, USA
Tom was the son of Thomas Burtis and Gilly Ann Jones. He married Emma Elizabeth Jorns 23 October 1879. Their children were Jessie Burtis, Fred Burtis, Minnie Leons Burtis, and adopted children Harold Tenny and Adeline Tenny.