Burrow Family Information

 

Ishmael Burrow
[son of Phillip Burrow and ? ?]
born: c1765 - Dinwiddie County, Virginia
died: c1828 - Lavina, Carroll County, Tennessee
1820 Census - Bedford County, Tennessee
married: c1783 - Guilford County, North Carolina
wife: Catherine Elizabeth Coble
[daughter of John Jacob Coble and Catherine Glass]
born: c1765 - Guilford County, North Carolina
died: c1831 - Carroll County, Tennessee

Children of Ishmael Burrow and Catherine Elizabeth Coble Burrow:

1. Phillip J. Burrow
born: 15 May 1784 - North Carolina
died: 5 October 1870 - Fairview, Wilson County, Texas
1870 Census - Wilson County, Texas

2. Jacob Coble Burrow
born: c1791 - Guilford County, North Carolina
died: 1860 - Navarro County, Texas
1860 Census - Navarro County, Texas

3. John Philip Burrow
born: 1793 - Guilford County, North Carolina
died: 1850 - Texas
wife: Rebecca Middleton
[daughter of Drury Middleton and Martha M. Tubb]
born: 1806 - Greenville County, South Carolina
died:

Children of John Philip Burrow and Rebecca Middleton Burrow:

3.1. Reuben Burrow
Cumberland Presbyterian Minister
born: 8 April 1822 - Madison County, Tennessee
died: 18 January 1888 - Shelby County, Tennessee
1850 Census - Fayette County, Tennessee
1860 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee
1870 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee
1880 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee
buried: Raleigh Cemetery - Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
married: 1842
wife: Permelia Murrell
born: April 1822 - Alabama
died:
buried:
1850 Census - Fayette County, Tennessee
1860 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee
1870 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee
1880 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee
1900 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [widow, living with daughter, Ella]

Children of Reuben Burrow and Permelia Murrell Burrow:

3.1.1. Finis J. Burrow
born: 6 February 1843 - Tennessee
died: 13 May 1917 -
buried:
1850 Census - Fayette County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1860 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1870 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee
1880 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee
1900 Census -
1910 Census -
married: 18 December 1866 - Shelby County, Tennessee
wife: Sallie Long Hawkins
[daughter of Benjamin H. Hawkins and Lucy Eppes Vaughn]
born: 7 May 1848 - Shelby County, Tennessee
died: 14 December 1881 -
1870 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee
1880 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee

Children of Finis J. Burrow and Sallie Long Hawkins Burrow:

3.1.1.1. Marion Burrow
born: c1868 - Tennessee
died:

3.1.1.2. Benjamin Ruben Burrow
born: 24 October 1869 - Tennessee
died:
married: 30 December 1901 - Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas
wife: Mamie G. Welch
born: 11 July 1879
died:

Child of Benjamin Ruben Burrow and Mamie G. Welch Burrow:

3.1.1.2.1. Dolores Marie Burrow
married: Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas
husband: John Ruel Manning

 

3.1.1.3. Ida Burrow
born: c 1874 - Tennessee

3.1.1.4. Rena Burrow
born: c1879 - Tennessee

 

3.1.2. Mary Alice Burrow
born: c1846 - Tennessee
1850 Census - Fayette County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1860 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]

3.1.3. Quincy Burrow
born: c1849 - Tennessee
1850 Census - Fayette County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1860 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1870 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]

3.1.4. Ellen or Ella Burrow
born: March 1854 - Tennessee
1860 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1870 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1880 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1900 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [head of household]

3.1.5. Lou Burrow
born: c1853 or c1855 - Tennessee
1860 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1870 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]

3.1.6. Minnie Burrow
born: c1855 or c1857 - Tennessee
1860 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1870 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]

3.1.7. Baker Burrow
born: c 1858 - Tennessee
1860 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]

3.1.8. Lilly Burrow
born: c1859 - Tennessee
1870 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1880 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]

3.1.9. Malvern Burrow
born: c1861 - Tennessee
1870 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1880 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]

3.1.10. Corrine Burrow
born: c1866 -Tennessee
1870 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1880 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee [living with parents]

 

3.2. John Alexander Burrow
born: 26 February 1827 - Henderson County, Tennessee
died: 25 February 1890 - Shelby County, Texas
buried: Burrow Family Cemetery - Shelby County, Texas
married: 20 March 1847 - Decaturville, Decatur County, Tennessee
wife: Catherine Sarah Bright
[daughter of John Milton Bright and Sarah Catherine Finlay]
born: 8 February 1830 - Shelbyville, Bedford County, Tennessee
died: 25 February 1890 - Shelby County, Texas
buried: Burrow Family Cemetery - Shelby County, Texas

Children of John Alexander Burrow and Catherine Sarah Bright Burrow:

3.2.1. James Madison Burrow
born: 18 December 1848 - Decaturville, Decatur County, Tennessee
died: 29 January 1928 - Warren, Jackson County, Oklahoma
burial: Warren Cemetery - Warren, Jackson County, Oklahoma
married: 27 October 1870 - Shelby County, Texas
wife: Elizabeth "Bettie" Truitt
born: 14 February 1855 - Joaquin, Shelby County, Texas

Children of James Madison Burrow and Elizabeth Truitt Burrow:

3.2.1.1. Mira Jane Burrow
born: 20 February 1875
died: 8 October 1880
buried: Burrow Family Cemetery - Shelby County, Texas

 

3.2.2. John Milton Burrow
Cumberland Presbyterian Minister
born: 5 November 1850 - Decaturville, Decatur County, Tennessee
died: 22 March 1928 - Santa Anna, Coleman County, Texas
buried: Oakwood Cemetery - Comanche, Comanche County, Texas
1st marriage: December 24, 1872 - Shelby County, Texas
1st wife: Bettie Izora Truit
[daughter of Alfred Marion Truit and Susan Johanna Elenora Todd]
born: 13 February 1853 - Shelby County, Texas
died: 13 July 1890 - Comanche, Comanche, Texas
buried: Oakwood Cemetery - Comanche, Comanche County, Texas

Children of John Milton Burrow and Bettie Izora Truit Burrow:

3.2.2.1. John Alfred Burrow
born: 1872 - Shelby County, Texas
wife: Beulah Evans

3.2.2.2. Willey Alexander Burrow
born: 1875 - Shelby County, Texas
died: 15 March 1898 - Comanche, Comanche County, Texas
buried: Oakwood Cemetery - Comanche, Comanche County, Texas

3.2.2.3. James "Jim" Merriam Burrow
born: 30 November 1876 - Shelby County, Texas
died: 1961 - Dalhart, Dallas County, Texas
wife: Blanche Reeves

Child of James Merriam Burrow and Blanche Reeves Burrow:

3.2.2.3.1. Ross Burrow

 

3.2.2.4. Charles Richard Burrow
born: 6 November 1878 - Shelby County, Texas
died: 20 April 1959 - Canyon, Randall County, Texas
buried: Dreamland Cemetery - Canyon, Texas
wife: Martha Bula Wright
born: 1878
died: 1965
buried: Dreamland Cemetery - Canyon, Texas

Child of Charles Richard Burrow and Martha Bula Wright Burrow:

3.2.2.4.1. Dorothy Elizabeth Burrow
husband: Dr. R. A. Neblett

 

3.2.2.5. Mary Izora Burrow
born: 25 October 1881 - Comanche, Comanche County, Texas
died: 25 January 1979 - Shreveport, Caddo County, Louisiana
husband: Elbert Smith Moncrief

Children of Mary Izora Burrow Moncrief and Elbert Smith Moncrief:

3.2.2.5.1. George Elbert Moncrief

3.2.2.5.2. Burette Moncreif

 

3.2.2.6. Betty Burrow
died: 1 April 1885

3.2.2.7. Susan Burrow
died: 8 June 1886

3.2.2.8. Clarence Milton Burrow
born: 1888 - Comanche, Comanche County, Texas
buried: Dreamland Cemetery - Canyon, Texas
1st wife: Polly
2nd wife: Olive

3.2.2.9. Rogers Burette Burrow
born: 1889 - Comanche, Comanche County, Texas
died: 22 December 1911 - Amarillo, Texas

3.2.2.10. male Burrow
born: 1890
died: 12 July 1890 - Texas

3.2.2.11. male Burrow
born: 1890
died: 12 July 1890 - Texas

 

2nd marriage of Rev. John Milton Burrow: 13 February 1891 - Texas
2nd wife: Ophelia Elizabeth Jenkins
born: January 1873 - Texas
died: 31 July 1945 - Midland County, Texas
buried: Oakwood Cemetery - Comanche, Comanche County, Texas

Children of Rev. John Milton Burrow and Ophelia Elizabeth Jenkins Burrow:

3.2.2.12.

3.2.2.13. Gladys Burrow
husband: A. G. Smith

3.2.2.14.

3.2.2.15. Agnes Burrow

3.2.2.16. Bessie John Burrow

 

3.2.3. Martha J. Burrow
born: 16 May 1853 - Tennessee

3.2.4. Sarah Burrow
born: 1857 - Tennessee

3.2.5. Senedora Burrow
born: 1859 - Tennessee

3.2.6. Drury Jefferson Burrow
born: December 1861 - Texas

3.2.7. William Alexander Burrow
born: 13 January 1864 - Texas
died: 15 August 1867
buried: Burrow Family Cemetery - Shelby County, Texas

3.2.8. Amanda Elizabeth Burrow
born: 1866 - Texas

3.2.9. Ada Burrow
born: 16 February 1869 - Shelby County, Texas
died: 21 February 1869
buried: Burrow Family Cemetery - Shelby County, Texas

3.2.10. Reuben Burrow
born: 29 September 1870 - Shelby County, Texas
died: 8 October 1879
buried: Burrow Family Cemetery - Shelby County, Texas

 

 

3.3. Jacob Burrow

 

4. David Burrow
born: 1797 - Guilford County, North Carolina
died: after 1860 - Nacogdoches, Texas

5. Reuben Burrow
Cumberland Presbyterian Minister
born: 26 June 1798 - Guilford County, North Carolina
died: 13 May 1868 - Shelby County, Tennessee
[at the house of his son-in-law, Mr. McGowen]
buried: McLemoresville Cemetery - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
1840 Census - Madison County, Tennessee
1850 Census - Madison County, Tennessee
1860 Census - Carroll County, Tennessee
married: 5 February 1828 - near Salem, Franklin County, Tennessee
wife: Elizabeth Weir Bell
[of Franklin County, Tennessee]
[daughter of John Bell and Nancy Weir]
born: 16 May 1807 - Winchester, Franklin County, Tennessee
died: 5 August 1863 - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
buried: McLemoresville Cemetery, McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
1850 Census - Madison County, Tennessee
1860 Census - Carroll County, Tennessee

Children of Reuben Burrow and Elizabeth Weir Bell Burrow:

5.1. John Bell Burrow
born: 31 August 1829 - Tennessee
died: 25 March 1880
buried:
1850 Census - Madison County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1860 Census - Carroll County, Tennessee [living with parents]
wife: Elizabeth Garmour
born:
died:

5.2. Aaron Alexander Burrow
Cumberland Presbyterian minister
born: 23 July 1832 - Tennessee
died: 6 September 1862 [in the Civil War]
buried: McLemoresville Cemetery - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
1850 Census - Madison County, Tennessee [living with parents - Aaron A. Burrow age 17]
1860 Census -

5.3. Albert Gibson Burrow
Cumberland Presbyterian minister
born: 13 August 1834 - Madison County, Tennessee
died: 18 March 1909 - Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
buried: McLemoresville Cemetery - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
1850 Census - Madison County, Tennessee [living with parents - Albert Burrow age 14]
1860 Census -
1870 Census - Carroll County, Tennessee
1880 Census -
1900 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee
married: 18 January 1865 -
wife: Elizabeth "Lizzie" A. Polk
[daughter of William Allen Polk and Martha Barret Polk]
born: 20 October 1839 - Maury County, Tennessee
died: 8 December 1909 - Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
buried: McLemoresville Cemetery - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
1870 Census - Carroll County, Tennessee
1900 Census - Shelby County, Tennessee

Children of Albert Gibson Burrow and Elizabeth A. Polk Burrow:

5.3.1. Martha Bell Burrow
born: 18 May 1866
died: 16 August 1866

5.3.2. Ruth Burrow
born: 19 August 1867 - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
died: 28 October 1870 - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
buried: McLemoresville Cemetery - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
1870 Census - Carroll County, Tennessee [living with parents]

5.3.3. Gertrude Burrow
born: 29 August 1869 - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
died: 21 October 1870 - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
1870 Census - Carroll County, Tennessee [living with parents]
buried: McLemoresville Cemetery - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee

5.3.3. Aaron Knox Burrow
born: 14 December 1871 - Macedonia, Carroll County, Tennessee
died: 3 December 1968
buried: Memorial Park Cemetery - Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
married: 10 January 1912
wife: Catherine Cyrille Walter
born: 4 July 1878 - Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
died: 23 March 1962
buried: Memorial Park Cemetery - Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee

5.3.4. Evangeline "Eva" Burrow
born: 12 February 1873 or 1874 - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
died: 29 September 1935 - Barretville, Shelby County, Tennessee
buried: Pleasant Union Cemetery - Mudville, Shelby County, Tennessee
married: 2 November 1896
husband: James Hill Barret
[son of Anthony Robert Barrett and Rebecca Hill Barrett]
born: 28 July 1861 or 1862 - Barretville, Shelby County, Tennessee
died: 4 June 1936 - Barretville, Shelby County, Tennessee
buried: Pleasant Union Cemetery - Mudville, Shelby County, Tennessee

Children of Evangeline "Eva" Burrow Barret and James Hill Barret:

5.3.4.1. Albert Reed Barret
born: 18 August 1897 - Barretville, Shelby County, Tennessee
died: 2 January 1929
buried: Pleasant Union Cemetery - Mudville, Shelby County, Tennessee
wife: Louise Butler
born: 17 April 1899 - Georgia
died: 20 December 1991 - Monroe, Georgia
buried: Monroe, Georgia

5.3.4.2. Paul Weisinger Barret
born: 21 July 1899 - Barretville, Shelby County, Tennessee
died: 4 May 1976
buried: Pleasant Union Cemetery - Mudville, Shelby County, Tennessee
married: 27 August 1918
wife: Sarah Louisa "Sallie Lou" Dickey
[daughter of James Tandy Dickey and Harriet "Hattie" Gowen Dickey]
born: 8 June 1898
died: 3 July 1978
buried: Pleasant Union Cemetery - Mudville, Shelby County, Tennessee

 

5.3.5. Reuben Polk Burrow
born: 29 May 1877 - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
died: 3 August 1877 - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
buried: McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee

5.3.6. Bessie Burrow
born: 11 April 1879 - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
died: 11 April 1879 - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
buried: McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee

 

5.4. Sarah Rebecca Burrow
born: 17 July 1836 - Tennessee
1850 Census - Madison County, Tennessee [living with parents]
husband: David Hutchinson MacGowan

5.5. Mary Jane Burrow
born: 19 February 1838 - Tennessee
died: 26 May 1918
1850 Census - Madison County, Tennessee [living with parents]
husband: Evanter Locke MacGowan

5.6. Elizabeth Ann Burrow
born: 10 December 1839 - Tennessee
died: June 1871
married twice, no issue
1850 Census - Madison County, Tennessee [living with parents]

5.7. Reuben William Burrow
born: 29 September 1841 - Tennessee
died: 13 April 1864 [in the Civil War]
buried: McLemoresville Cemetery - McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tennessee
never married
1850 Census - Madison County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1860 Census - Carroll County, Tennessee [living with parents]

5.8. Finis Donnell Burrow
born: 15 May 1844 - Tennessee
died: 13 October 1863 [in the Civil War]
never married
1850 Census - Madison County, Tennessee [living with parents]
1860 Census - Carroll County, Tennessee [living with parents]

5.9. Mariah Norma or Norment Burrow
born: 18 May 1850 - Tennessee
died: 7 December 1941
1860 Census - Carroll County, Tennessee [living with parents]
husband: Tom Tolls Alves

 

6. Ishmael Burrow
born: 1803 - North Carolina

7. Myzely Burrow
born: 5 June 1804 - Guilford County, North Carolina

 


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