Burgess Riley Womack

Burgess Riley Womack

Male 1836 - 1915

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  • Name  Burgess Riley Womack 
    Born  16 Dec 1836  , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  7 Feb 1915  Weatherford, Parker, TX, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  City Greenwood Cemetery, Parker, TX, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I957  All Family Connections
    Last Modified  27 Apr 2014 

    Father  Abner Clemons Womack,   b. 8 Feb 1799, , Rutherford, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1877, , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary Ascenith Hand,   b. 27 May 1804, , Rutherford, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1877, , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  17 Jun 1821  , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F62  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Mary Webb,   b. 10 Mar 1841, , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1878, Cookville, Putnam, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  15 Nov 1858  , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Ida Womack,   b. 1861, , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Flora L. Womack,   b. 1864, , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Carlton C. Womack,   b. 1865, , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Ella H. Womack,   b. 1867, , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Martha W. Womack,   b. 1869, , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. John C. Womack,   b. Nov 1873, , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Edgar Womack,   b. 1875, , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  6 Nov 2006 
    Family ID  F425  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Leonora L. Lisk,   b. 8 May 1851, , , TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1933, Weatherford, Parker, TX, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  7 Sep 1879  , Putnam, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified  15 Feb 2014 
    Family ID  F426  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Find A Grave Memorial #34453726

      Double grave marker with Lenorah L. Lisk, His wife
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      «b»U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
      Name:«/b»B.R. Womack«tab»«tab»
      «b»Side:«/b»Confederate«tab»«tab»
      «b»Regiment State/Origin:«/b»Tennesee«tab»«tab»
      «b»Regiment Name:«/b»35 Tennessee Infantry. (5 Tenn. Reg't Prov'l Army. Mountain Rifle Regiment.)«tab»«tab»
      «b»Regiment Name Expanded:«/b»35th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry (5th Infantry) (1st Mountain Rifle Regiment)«tab»«tab»
      «b»Company:«/b»2 A«tab»«tab»
      «b»Rank In:«/b»First Sergeant«tab»«tab»
      «b»Rank In Expanded:«/b»First Sergeant«tab»«tab»
      «b»Rank Out:«/b»Bvt. Second Lieutenant«tab»«tab»
      «b»Rank Out Expanded:«/b»Brevet Second Lieutenant«tab»«tab»
      «b»Film Number:«/b»M231 roll 47
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      *(MGO) Burgess Riley Womack (76BHus) was a 1st Lieutenant in Company B, 5th Regiment Confederate Infantry. He resigned for reasons of health after the battle of Shiloh. Later he rejoined and served in Murray's battalion as quartermaster. After the war he practiced law in McMinnville, Tenn. and later at Cookeville, Tenn. He was also publisher of a newspaper, The Cookeville Times. In 1881 he emigrated with his family to Weatherford, Texas, where he ran a hotel until retirement. (1)
      He was in the CSA as 1st Sergent and Bvt 2nd Lt with 2A, 35th TN Inf, 5th Mt Regt. Isham Sain (48B), George Thomas Sain (96D3), Dimmon Martin (106A), John M Womack (144B3a), A J Womack (144B3f), Samues H Evans (254C9HusSon2), Hanibal L Stubblefield (416D3d), William T Christian (510A5aHus), C C Bonner (510A7a), John C Bonner (510A7b), W J Swann (510A7cHus), George W Dodson (510C1b), and Jesse Miller (510H3a) were also in the 35th TN Inf. (2)
      1 DESCENDANTS OF T and LR WOMACK +p 26
      2 web Civil War Soldiers and Sailors

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  • Sources 
    1. [S7] Womack Family Marriages, Warren County, TN - 1852 to 1900, Walter Womack, comp., (Womack Genealogy, Vol. 4, No. 2, December 1960, pp 137ff), 9 137 (Reliability: 3).
      B. R. Womack to Mary Webb
      Nov. 15, 1858
      John Smith, J. P.

    2. [S377] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008. Original data: Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002. Nashville, TN, USA: Tennessee State Library and Archives. Microfilm.) (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Leonora L Lisk Spouse: B R Womack Marriage Date: 7 Sep 1879 Marriage County: Putnam