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Burleson, Aaron {I064358} (b. 10 OCT 1815, d. 13 JAN 1885)

Note: Sorces:

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Welsh origin. Fought beside his brother, Edward. Was one of the party
that captured Antonio Lopez de Santa Ana.
From Bastrop Co., TX Slavery Records Project:
MARY ANNE PATTERSON, who now lives with her daughter, Elisabeth Lee, in
Austin, Texas, was born in Louisiana, but she does not know exactly
where. She is between 97 and 102 years old. Mary and her mother belonged
to Col. Aaron Burleson of Rogers' Hill, Travis County, Texas.
"Way back yonder my name was Mary Anne Burleson and I's born in Louisia
somewhere. I knows I's told dey brung me and my mammy to Texas when I's
eighteen months old, and dat Massa Turner what brung us, sold us to Col.
Aaron Burleson. Massa Burleson buy both of us, 'cause he a good man and
didn't 'lieve in separatin' a chile from de mammy. I do think dat man
gone to Heaven.
"When I growed up it was my job to wet nuss Rufe Burleson, 'cause he
mammy didn't have 'nough milk for him. Beside dat. I helped in de loom
room and have to spin five cuts de day, but I's fast 'nough to make eig
cuts. "Durin' cotton pickin' time I larns to count a little, 'cause I
picks de cotton, brung it to de
wagon and listen to 'em countin' on does scales. Purty soon I could of
counted my own cotton.
"Massa Burleson good to we'uns and when a woman have a chile and no
husband to take care of her, he make a man go out and chop wood for her,
and dat slave had better act like he wants to. Massa so good to us he
have lumber hauled clear from de Bastrop pineries and builds us good wo
dwellin's. He have de plantation on Rogers' Hill what am oust of Austin.
"Now, let me tell you 'bout de cooks. Massa Burleson have de cook for de
big house and de cook for de slaves. Dere a kitchen in de big house for
de white folks and dere a kitchen with a long table for de hands. We had
purty good victuals and I 'member we have so much hawg meat we'd thr
hog's head and feet 'way. Massa raised he own hawgs and everythin' he e
we had it, too. Sometimes we et deer meat and dere times we had bear me
and honey, 'cause Massa Burleson have he own bees, too.
"I 'member how at sweet 'tater time my mammy'd sneak out to de patch and
scratch up some sweet 'taters. When Massa Burleson finds de 'taters gon
he jes' say, 'Now, I know nobody done dis but de Lawd!'
"I seed many a Injun and seed 'em in droves. Dem Injuns never bothered
us. A old Injun call Placedo and he son come on down to massa's place a
he give 'em plenty food. When de Injuns come near de cattle'd bellow and
cut up. 'cause dey knowed it was Injuns 'round.
"When I's 'bout 20 years old I marries Alex Patterson and he was brung
from Tennessee to Texas and owned by Massa Joshua Patterson. After
freedom we rents land from Massa Patterson and lives dere and farms 'bo
seven years.
"Me and Alex has 15 chillen and six of dem is still livin'. Dere is two
here in Texas and two in California and one in Oklahoma and one in
Kansas. My husband am dead now and I's alone. "I owns a little farm of
36 acres out near Rogers' Hill and I gits sixty dollars de year for de
rentin' of dat land and now de folks wants me to sell it, But my husband
bought dat place and I wants to keep rents don't git no pension. I know
dis much. I's worked harder since after freedom dan I ever worked befo'
freedom.

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Burleson, Rufus {I064368} (b. 21 JUL 1865, d. ?)
Note: In 1900 census for Webberville Pct 1, ED 107, Travis Co, TX. p. 20B. Merchant.

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Dietz, Paul {I064370} (b. 1823, d. ?)
Note: In 1880 census for Polling Place #7, ED 122, Travis Co, TX. p.34A. Paul Deets.

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Wood, James {I064376} (b. ABT 1830, d. ?)
Reference: 47220

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Burleson, Jefferson W. {I064383} (b. 11 NOV 1841, d. ?)
Note: In 1880 census for Travis Co, TX. p. 45C. In 1900 census for Webberville, ED 107, Travis Co, TX. p. 11B.

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Burleson, John Aaron {I064401} (b. 9 OCT 1677, d. 1763)
Source: (Name)
Title: Speight20.FTW
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: Oct 1, 2000
Source: (Name)
Title: Peterson.FTW
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: Feb 21, 2005

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Holliday, Sarah {I064402} (b. 8 FEB 1683, d. AFT 1716)
Source: (Name)
Title: Speight20.FTW
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: Oct 1, 2000

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Woodward, Jordan {I064429} (b. 13 FEB 1760, d. 1806)
Source: (Name)
Title: Speight20.FTW
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: Sep 25, 2000
Source: (Name)
Title: Speight20.FTW
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: Sep 30, 2000

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Sparger, Edith Ann {I064450} (b. 1856, d. 21 JAN 1932)
Note: In 1900 census for Stewarts Creek Twp, ED 118, Surry Co, NC. p. 9B.
Reference: 50800

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Inman, John Ira {I064451} (b. 2 MAR 1832, d. 19 OCT 1894)
Note: In 1860 census for Mt. Airy Dist, Surry Co, NC. p. 290. In 1870 census for Westfield Twp, Surry Co, NC. p. 390. In 1880 census for Westfield Twp, Surry Co, NC.
Source: (Name)
Title: Speight20.FTW
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: Oct 1, 2000
Reference: 23045

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Sparger, Joab W. {I064453} (b. 1860, d. 1923)
Reference: 50801

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Sparger, Hiram {I064456} (b. 1864, d. 1874)
Reference: 50802

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Sparger, Allen J. {I064457} (b. 1866, d. 1914)
Note: In 1900 census for Cass Twp, ED 138, Texas Co, MO. p. 14A. Living with James K. and Mary Davis. Single.
Reference: 50803

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Jessup, Edith {I064460} (b. 2 AUG 1790, d. AFT 1862)
Source: (Name)
Title: Russell-Overcash.GED
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: May 10, 2004
Reference: 31524

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Jessup, Abner {I064461} (b. 27 JAN 1787, d. 1838)
Note: Sources:
1.Title: Research by Luther Byrd, Genealogist of Westfield Families
2.Title: Research by Edith Hankins, Memphis, TN
3.Title: Research by Kathleen Jessup Frye, LDS Records, Salt Lake City, UT
4.Title: Research by Lucille Jackson Vernon, Winston-Salem, NC
Source: (Name)
Title: pell-russell.FTW
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: Feb 5, 2003
Source: (Name)
Title: Russell-Overcash.FTW
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: May 7, 2003
Source: (Name)
Title: Russell-Overcash.GED
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: May 10, 2004
Reference: 55121

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Cook, Laura Frances {I064462} (b. 1881, d. 23 NOV 1971)
Source: (Name)
Title: Russell-Overcash.GED
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: May 10, 2004

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Jessup, Reid Martin {I064463} (b. 12 MAY 1880, d. AFT 1942)
Note: In 1930 census for Quaker Gap Twp, ED 10, Stokes Co, NC. p. 1B.
Source: (Name)
Title: Russell-Overcash.GED
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: May 10, 2004

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Jessup, Thomas J. {I064466} (b. 2 APR 1851, d. 30 MAY 1915)
Source: (Name)
Title: Russell-Overcash.GED
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: May 10, 2004
Reference: 37942

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Shelton, Delilah {I064467} (b. MAR 1857, d. 30 DEC 1918)
Source: (Name)
Title: Russell-Overcash.GED
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: May 10, 2004

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Jessup, John {I064468} (b. 1827, d. ?)
Note: In 1850 census for Westfield, Twp, Surry Co, NC. But had no children enumerated in that census.
Source: (Name)
Title: Russell-Overcash.GED
Media: Other
Data:
Text: Date of Import: May 10, 2004
Reference: 37939

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