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Altha Irene FARRIS

Female 1905 - 1975  (70 years)


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  • Name Altha Irene FARRIS 
    Born 27 Feb 1905  Polk County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Also Known As Irene 
    Census 22 Apr 1910  Marion Township, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 16 Jan 1920  Marion Township, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 3 Jan 1921  Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 12 Apr 1930  Marion Township, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 2 Oct 1958  Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 15 Dec 1975  Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Died 15 Dec 1975  El Paso, Woodford, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 9
    Buried 18 Dec 1975  Greenwood Cemetery, Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Person ID I37428  Dyal and Speckels
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2012 

    Father Louis Alexander FARRIS,   b. 6 Aug 1875, Polk County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1953, Marion Township, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Mary Altha CUNNYNGHAM,   b. 30 Aug 1872, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1925, Morrisville, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 8 Aug 1897  Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • by A. J. Cecil, M. G. of M. P. Church
    Notes 
    • The Farris’ home farm was located near Bolivar, but for some time before Altha’s death they lived at Morrisville with Alex’s widowed mother. [10]
    Family ID F25286  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Dewey BURLESON,   b. 6 May 1898, Posey County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1986, Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 3 Jan 1921  Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 7
    • by Rev. James P. Compton, Minister of the Gospel
    Children 
    +1. George Dewey BURLESON, Jr.,   b. 16 Mar 1931, Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 2011, Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +2. Altha Ann BURLESON,   b. 15 Jun 1936, Polk County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 2004, Springfield, Greene, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +3. Living
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2012 
    Family ID F25267  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Feb 1905 - Polk County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 3 Jan 1921 - Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Jan 1921 - Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2 Oct 1958 - Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 15 Dec 1975 - Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Dec 1975 - El Paso, Woodford, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 18 Dec 1975 - Greenwood Cemetery, Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Headstones
    Burleson, George Dewey and Irene Farris
    Burleson, George Dewey and Irene Farris

  • Sources 
    1. [S77] Headstone survey, conducted by Robert C. Barritt, 7 Jul 2012.

    2. [S82] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011), Number: 486-68-3270;Issue State: Missouri;Issue Date: 1973.

    3. [S1521] Thursday, December 25, 1975, p. 9-B.

    4. [S15] Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Polk County, Missouri, ED 16, p. 5A, line 1.

    5. [S13] Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Polk County, Missouri, ED 153, p. 4B, line 81.

    6. [S14] Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Polk County, Missouri, ED 172, p. 7B, line 69.

    7. [S657] Missouri Marriage Records, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007).

    8. [S1666] Thursday, October 8, 1958, p. 1.

    9. [S1670] (Polk County Genealogical Society, Inc.), p. 85.

    10. [S1666] Thursday, April 2, 1925, p. 8.