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Bessie Violet Maude Thompson Burlingame
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Birth: Aug., 1874
Death: Mar. 24, 1894
Carthage
Jasper County
Missouri, USA

Adopting parents, W L and Rose Burlingame.


Source: Worldconnect.tree of: David Thompson, 2007-08-01, ie: http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=dthompson&id=I615

•Name: Violet Maude Thompson
•Surname: Thompson
•Given Name: Violet Maude
•Sex: F
•Birth: Aug 1873
•Death: 1891 in Carthage, Missouri of Carriage, Accident

Note: Tragedy struck the Thompson family in late 1874/ early 1875 and the family split up. Probably mother Ann Elzabeth Nins died. Father Benjaman Thompson signed Violet's adoption papers in 1875. Violet had two older brothers and sister. Violet was adopted Febuary 4, 1875, renamed Bessie Burlingame.

CARTHAGE EVENING PRESS

Death of Bessie Burlingame
Bessie E. Burlingame, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Burlingame, died Saturday evening at 8 o'clock after a brief illness resulting in heart failure. Miss Bessie was twenty years of age and had been a consistent and faithful member of the Episcopal church for eight years. She possessed a lovely character. While she had always been an invalid she was constantly cheerful and uncomplaining. In music she was quite accomplished, and about a year ago had received as a gift from her parents one of the handsomest of pianos upon which she performed with rare taste.
The funeral was held this afternoon at the family residence on south Main street impressively conducted by Rev. G. H. Bailey. Music was furnished by Mrs. McCrillis, Misses Tillie Wright and Emma Jones, Messrs. Wells and Sewall. The remains were tenderly laid to rest in Park Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Leander Burlingame (1833 - 1901)
  Rosanna Brown Burlingame (1836 - 1904)
 
Burial:
Park Cemetery
Carthage
Jasper County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Bl 4 Lot 3 Sp 10
 
Created by: NJBrewer
Record added: Oct 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43159728
Bessie Violet Maude Thompson Burlingame
Added by: NJBrewer
 
Bessie Violet Maude Thompson Burlingame
Added by: NJBrewer
 
Bessie Violet Maude Thompson Burlingame
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- Bill
 Added: Oct. 18, 2011
"Goodbye seems forever farewell, the end. But in their hearts a memory, And there you'll always be."
- NJBrewer
 Added: Oct. 18, 2011
 
 
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