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WARSH BURRIS' PLACE

McMinn CO, TN

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George Washington "Warsh" Burris b 21 Nov 1856 Monroe CO, TN d 16 Jan 1931 McMinn CO, TN buried Double Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
son of John A. & Anna Burris of Monroe CO & later McMinn CO, TN
photo of "Warsh" & "Rodie" (White) Burris's tombstone

m (1) 2 Sep 1877 McMinn CO, TN TO
Amanda E. Hampton b 4 June 1853 [per tombstone; per census 1848] d 21 Mar 1882 buried Clear Springs Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
dau of Wade & Sarah Hampton of McMinn CO, TN

m (2) 1 May 1883 McMinn CO, TN by John H. Scarbrough, JP TO
Rhoda "Rodie" Lee White b 12 June 1865 TN d 1 Nov 1951 McMinn CO, TN buried Double Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
dau of John Haywood "Woody" White & Jane Madden of McMinn CO, TN
Rhoda (White) Burris's death certificate

issue: (# 1 & 2 by 1st wife Amanda E. Hampton)
1(M) John T. Burris b Nov 1878 TN d

2(F) Mary Burris b Dec 1880 TN d

issue: (remainder by 2nd wife, Rhoda Lee White)
3(M) William Benton "Bent" Burris b 30 Jan 1884 TN d 8 May 1964 buried New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
m ca 1909 TO
Lillie C. _____ b 15 Feb 1882 d 16 Mar 1960 buried New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN

4(M) Carl Haywood "Woody" Burris b 3 Nov 1885 TN d 2 Dec 1974 buried Cedar Grove Cemetery, Athens, McMinn CO, TN
m (1) 31 Jan 1909 McMinn CO, TN TO
Ida M. Center b 1892 TN d 19 Apr 1910 McMinn CO, TN
m (2) 10 Jan 1924 McMinn CO, TN TO
Mrs. Amanda "Mandy" (Crabtree) Wilson b 30 Mar 1891 d 24 Jan 1976 buried Cedar Grove Cemetery, Athens, McMinn CO, TN
[NOTE: She previously married 3 Mar 1918 McMinn CO, TN TO Herbert Franklin Wilson b 1 Dec 1897 d 4 July 1923 buried Cedar Grove Cemetery, Athens, McMinn CO, TN. Herbert Wilson died two days after the death of their young son J. C.]

5(F) Bertha Burris b June 1889 TN d

6(M) George Oscar Burris b 31 Dec 1891 TN d 16 Mar 1970 Coffee CO, TN buried Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga, Hamilton CO, TN

7(F) Nancy Jane Burris b 25 Apr 1894 TN d 8 June 1990 buried Double Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
photo of Andy & Nancy (Burris) Swafford's tombstone
m 11 Jan 1914 McMinn CO, TN TO
Andrew Jacob Swafford, Sr. b 16 Sep 1891 TN d 29 Jan 1970 buried Double Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN

8(F) Martha "Mattie" Alice Burris b 26 Feb 1896 TN d 24 Sep 1981 buried Double Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
m never

9(F) Betty K. Burris b June 1898 TN d

10(M) Abraham "Abe" Burris b 17 Sep 1901 d 19 Jan 1991 Chattanooga, Hamilton CO, TN

11(M) Henry Lake Burris b 3 Oct 1904 TN d 7 Mar 1984 buried Double Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN

[NOTE: Child below is daughter of Woody & Ida (Center) Burris listed above. Her mother died, and her grandmother Rhoda (White) Burris cared for her.]
(F) Eula Mae Burris b 5 Apr 1910 TN d 13 June 2005 buried Jones Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
m (1) 25 May 1929 McMinn CO, TN TO
Robert L. Eaton b 19 Jan 1913 McMinn CO, TN d 24 Mar 1975 buried Jones Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
m (2) 5 July 1978 McMinn CO, TN TO
William Arnold Beavers b 14 May 1914 d 5 Oct 2002 WW II, US Army, buried Jones Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
[NOTE: Arnold Beavers was married first to Hester Hyde.]

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