John H. Burris

John H. Burris

North Carolina, USA
Death 22 Nov 1869 (aged 70)
Raysville, Henry County, Indiana, USA
Burial Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana, USA
Plot Section 632
Memorial ID 18543341 · View Source
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An excerpt from George Hazzard's book Hazzard's History of Henry County, says John H. Burris was killed on the railroad track near Raysville, Henry County. Having been across the river to Knightstown, he was walking along the track towards the home of his daughter, Mrs. Cornelius Coon, whom he was visiting and being hard of hearing, he was run down by a train and instantly killed.

Spouse: Mary "Polly" Allison – married February 14, 1819 in Highland County, Ohio. Died March 30, 1839

Spouse: Elizabeth Kinder Stealy - married April 2, 1840, Hancock County, Indiana. Died January 3, 1866

Father: Daniel H. Burris

Mother: Mary Horton

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  • Added: 21 Mar 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 18543341
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John H. Burris (3 Jul 1799–22 Nov 1869), Find a Grave Memorial no. 18543341, citing Glen Cove Cemetery, Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Donna Tauber (contributor 47961723) .