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Elizabeth Shipman "Lizzie" Burleson Sneed
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Birth: Oct. 14, 1840
Hays County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 14, 1893
Travis County
Texas, USA


A kind and generous woman it was to her, his sister, that Major Edward Burleson turned distraught with grief after the death of his wife. His health rapidly declined and he died at her home in Austin, Texas leaving four orphan children. Elizabeth Sneed and her husband raised the three girls, Emma, Lily and Mary Burleson and one boy, Albert S. Burleson as their own.

Dallas Morning News July 15, 1893
Mrs. Lizzie Burleson Sneed
Austin, Texas, July 14. Mrs. Lizzie Burleson Sneed, wife of Thomas E. Sneed and daughter of the late General Edward Burleson died here this morning. Her husband and two children Mrs. E.J. Byrne and Lieutenant Walter Sneed survive her. 
Family links: 
  Edward Burleson (1798 - 1851)
  Sarah Griffin Owen Burleson (1796 - 1875)
  Thomas Eskridge Sneed (1832 - 1901)*
  Eleanor Griffin Sneed Byrne (1861 - 1915)*
  Walter Graham Sneed (1867 - 1908)*
  Edward Burleson (1826 - 1877)*
  Joseph Rogers Burleson (1830 - 1889)*
  Grace B. Burleson Kyle (1832 - 1860)*
  David Crockett Burleson (1837 - 1911)*
  Elizabeth Shipman Burleson Sneed (1840 - 1893)
*Calculated relationship
Oakwood Cemetery
Travis County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 1 Lot 341.
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