William Wesley Burress

William Wesley Burress

Male 1855 - 1934

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  • Name  William Wesley Burress 
    Born  28 Nov 1855  , , SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  7 Nov 1934  Spartanburg, Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I158  All Family Connections
    Last Modified  12 May 2014 

    Father  William Wesley Burress,   b. 27 Aug 1819, , , NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1907, , Haywood, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Cynthia Ann Bagwell,   b. 1 Feb 1832, , , SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1908, , Haywood, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1845  , Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F2076  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Catherine M. Strutton,   b. 15 Feb 1851, , Macon, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1926, Spartanburg, Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  28 Jun 1876  , Jackson, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • !North Carolina Marriage Records
      [from Burl Strutton]
    Children 
     1. Rhoda Iola Burress,   b. 29 May 1877, , Haywood, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1957, Glenville, Jackson, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary E. Burress,   b. 1878, , , NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. David C. Burress,   b. Feb 1880, , , NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Elizabeth B. Burress,   b. Jul 1883, , , NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Annie Burress,   b. Mar 1885, , , NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Willis Crawford Burress,   b. 12 Dec 1891, Waynesville, Haywood, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1933, Glendale, Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  15 Sep 2010 
    Family ID  F909  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Grace Rebecca Franks,   b. 28 Aug 1882, , , NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1953, Gastonia, Gaston, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1928 
    Last Modified  15 Sep 2010 
    Family ID  F3323  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S107] South Carolina Death Index, 1915-1949, (South Carolina Division of Vital Records, Columbia, SC) (Reliability: 3).
      Name: William W. Burress
      Death Date: 7 Nov 1934
      Age (years): 79
      Est. Birth Year: 1855
      Gender: Male
      Color: White
      County of
      Death: Spartanburg
      Volume No: 32
      Certificate No: 18357

    2. [S15] Marriage Bonds: Jackson Co., NC (Reliability: 3).

      Information from marriage bond index:
      7-23-1876 at George Pruit's
      William Burris, 21
      Catherine Strutton, 22
      DG Fisher, JP, wit: WB Love, James Pruit