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Thomas Burns

Death 15 Aug 1895 (aged 65-66)
Macon County, Missouri, USA
Burial Macon, Macon County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 72581597 · View Source
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Thomas Burns was born in Ireland, according to census records.

On December 4, 1856, in Macon County, Missouri, he married Josette/Jozett Landree (1833-1859). They had three known children:

Addie Burns 1858 –
Marquis Mark Burns 1859 –
Infant Son Burns ? – 1859

Josette/Jozett died sometime before 1870.

In the 1870 census of Macon County, Missouri, Thomas' children, Addie 12 and Marquis 11, were living with their maternal grandparents, John and Ann Janette Landree, and their 30-year-old spinster aunt Addie Landree.

On June 2, 1872, in Macon County, Missouri, Thomas married that spinster aunt, his deceased wife's younger sister, Addie Landree. They had two known children:

Maude Burns 1874-
Jenny Burns 1875-

In the 1880 census of Macon County, Missouri, all four of Thomas' children were in the home with he and his second wife Addie.

Thomas died in 1895.

- Written by Blytha (Dennis) Ellis

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  • Created by: Blytha & Donald Ellis
  • Added: 3 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 72581597
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Burns (1829–15 Aug 1895), Find A Grave Memorial no. 72581597, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Macon, Macon County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Blytha & Donald Ellis (contributor 47068335) .