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Clarence A Burgess
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1919
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 1, 2009
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA


1920 US Census: 15 O'Connor St, Taunton, MA

HoH: Anthony W. Burgess, 23, Asst. Engineer, POB: MA
Spo: Rosanna G., 23, POB: MA
Dau: Rose G., 4 8/12, POB: MA (4/23/1914-9/15/2001)
Dau: Florence, 3 5/12, POB: MA
Son: Clarence, 9/12, POB: MA <<

1930 US Census: 373 South St, Raynham, MA

HoH: Anthony W. Burgess, 33, millwright, POB: MA
Spo: Rosanna G., 33, POB: MA
Dau: Rose G., 14, POB: MA
Dau: Florence, 13, POB: MA
Son: Clarence, 11, POB: MA <<
Son: Arthur, 9, POB: MA
Dau: Yvonne, 7, POB: MA
Son: John, 6, POB: MA

1940 US Census: 91 Summer St, Taunton, MA

HoH: Anthony W. Burgess, 43, Millwright, POB: MA
Spo: Rosanna G., 43, POB: MA
Son: Clarence, 21, Rackman, POB: MA <<
Son: John, 16, Waiter, POB: MA
Son: Henry, 10, POB: MA (4/30/1929-3/2/1994)
Son: Roland, 5, POB: MA


CLARENCE A. [BURGESS] Died in Morton Hospital, May 1, 2009 following a month long illness. He was 90 years old. Born in Taunton son of the late Anthony and Roseanna (Braebent) Burgess. He was the husband of the late Catherine (Holmes) Burgess. He was a graduate of Msgr. Coyle High School in Taunton. For over 33 years he was a supervisor at the former New Jersey Rubber Company in Taunton and upon retirement from there he was employed in security/maintenance positions at K Mart in Raynham. He enjoyed carpentry and playing the harmonica. He was known by many for having his daily lunch at the Friendly's on Broadway in Taunton. He is survived by his daughters, Catherine Costa of Taunton, Ruthanne Burgess of ME and a son William Burgess of Middleboro. Clarence is the brother of Yvonne Lyons of Taunton and he is the grandfather of 11 and the great grandfather of 10. Visiting hours to which relatives and friends are invited to attend will be held in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., (Route 138 South) Taunton on Tuesday evening from 4-8PM. A Graveside service will be held in St Francis Cemetery, Taunton on Wednesday at 11AM. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Beacon Hospice, 45 North Main Street, Fall River, MA 0272. To light a candle, get directions or to access the memorial register go to

Published in the taunton gazette 5-2-09 
Family links: 
  Anthony Wilford Burgess (1897 - 1981)
  Rosanna Brabant Burgess (1896 - 1966)
  Catherine Elizabeth Holmes Burgess (1922 - 1994)*
  Florence Blanche Burgess Brady (1916 - 1992)*
  Clarence A Burgess (1919 - 2009)
  Arthur Joseph Burgess (1920 - 1992)*
  Yvonne I Burgess Lyon-LaFleur (1922 - 2010)*
  John Joseph Burgess (1924 - 2001)*
  Roland Anthony Burgess (1934 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Francis Old Cemetery
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Sec. 13, Lot 24
Maintained by: Deanne (Cobb) Orabona
Originally Created by: Gail
Record added: Jul 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93091763


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