The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 
 Emma Elizabeth <I>Jorns</I> Burtis

Emma Elizabeth Jorns Burtis

Birth
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Death 2 Feb 1937 (aged 76)
Decatur, Wise County, Texas, USA
Burial Decatur, Wise County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 5034216 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Emma was the daughter of "Gustav" Wilhelm Burghard Jorns and Julia Ann Jones. She married William Thomas "Tom" Burtis 23 October 1879 in Auburn, Sangmon Co., IL. Their children were Jessie Burtis, Frederick "Fred" William Burtis and Minnie Leona Burtis Van Fleet. Their adopted children were Harold Tenny and Adeline "Addie" Tenny English. Emma died from burns during the depression so asked to be buried in Wise Co., Texas, rather than in Perkins, Oklahoma, next to her husband.


Family Members


Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: Marca Lee Jennette McInnes Murray
  • Added: 9 Aug 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5034216
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Emma Elizabeth Jorns Burtis (5 Jul 1860–2 Feb 1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5034216, citing Oaklawn Cemetery, Decatur, Wise County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Marca Lee Jennette McInnes Murray (contributor 2541787) .