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Nymphas Anison Burroughs
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1829
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 1, 1889
Little Rock
Pulaski County
Arkansas, USA

Nymphas Anison Burroughs born June 1, 1829 in Davie County, North Carolina to Henry W. Burroughs and Nancy Charlotte Floyd. He is on the 1850 census in Dyer County Tennessee with parents and siblings. In 1860 , He is on the census in Van Buren County Arkansas, living in Cadron Township. He has married between the 1850 and 1860 census. Her first name is Mary, but have been unable to find her maiden name. In 1858, Nymphas applied for a liquor license in Van Buren County, Arkansas. 1860-1870-1880-on the census for Van Buren County Arkansas. In November, 1866, he married Sarah Julia Ann Goff,recorded at the courthouse, Van Buren County, Arkansas,Julia was born in Pulaski County ,to William Wilson Goff and Nancy Brannon Goff.Nymphas served in the Civil War from 1862-1865. He ist joined at Springfield, Arkansas and before the war was over he was serving with Witt's Calvary . He was captured at Port Hudson and released to rejoin again. He died in 1889 in the Little Rock Insane Hospital, after suffering from a mental breakdown. He was the father of 14 children, 2 sets of twins. 2 children by 1st wife and 12 children by second wife. Nymphas A. Burroughs(NIMP BURRIS) # number is 11217 from the confederate war. His widow Julia A. Burris applied in 1908 and recieved a pension until her death 1924.
Other children of Nymphas and Julia Burroughs, not listed below are James Burroughs, Lily and Rosie(twins) Burroughs , buried at Holland Cemetery, and Nancy Matilda Chastain, buried at Old Salem Cemetery, Van Buren County, Arkansas. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry W. Burroughs (1798 - 1865)
  Nancy Charlotte Floyd Burroughs (1805 - 1875)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Burroughs (1835 - 1862)
  Julia Ann Goff Burroughs (1851 - 1924)*
 
 Children:
  Boy Burroughs (1860 - 1862)*
   Burroughs (1860 - 1866)*
  Sally Ann Burroughs (1867 - 1871)*
  William Henry Burroughs (1869 - 1947)*
  James Burroughs (1873 - 1960)*
  Noel Edward Burroughs (1875 - 1957)*
  Auminta E Burroughs McKenzie (1877 - 1935)*
  Annie E. Burroughs McKenzie (1879 - 1974)*
  Lillie E. Burroughs (1881 - 1935)*
  Rosie A. Burroughs (1881 - 1968)*
  Monroe D Burroughs (1885 - 1956)*
  George Franklin Burroughs (1889 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Nymphas A. Burroughs
Serg. Co. H. Ar. Infantry
Confederate States Army
June 1,1829-August 1, 1889
 
Burial:
Burroughs Family Cemetery
Fairbanks
Van Buren County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Alice Burroughs-Shipley
Record added: Dec 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 46157534
Nymphas Anison Burroughs
Added by: Dennis Earle
 
Nymphas Anison Burroughs
Added by: Alice Burroughs-Shipley
 
 
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I am also a gt. granddaughter of Nymphas A. Burroughs. Nancy Matilda Burroughs Chastain is my grandmother. I am the 18th child of Dallas May and Gladys Chastain May, my name is Wanda Jo May Kilburn. My children are James Mason Jr. and Brandy Mason. James ...(Read more)
- Wanda Jo May Kilburn
 Added: Mar. 4, 2013
i am also a great grand child,Nancy Matilda was my grandmother.
- margarett bare
 Added: Mar. 4, 2013
Served in Civil War for the South 1862-1865
- Alice Burroughs-Shipley
 Added: Jun. 20, 2012
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