Search billions of records on

Wiley Burns and Family

Ralph Dean Clark
P.O. Box 641188
Los Angeles, CA 90064-1188
Ultimate Family Tree, ver 2.5c
MARCUM Project Version 677
March 20, 1998

Table of Contents


First Generation

1. Wiley1 Burns was born circa 1832.

He married Lucinda Barrett circa 1852 in Kentucky. Lucinda was born circa 1832 in probably, Buncombe Co, NC. See her father's family for more information. Lucinda was the daughter of John Barrett and Malinda Arrowood.

In the Census of 1870, Wiley was listed as a head of household in Decatur Co, IN.(1) In the 1880 Census, Wiley was listed as a head of household 21 June 1880 in Bartholomew Co, IN.(2)

Wiley Burns and Lucinda Barrett had the following children:

Second Generation

3. John2 Burns (Wiley1) was born in Turkey Creek, Breathitt Co, KY March 23, 1856.

He married Isabelle O'Neal August 22, 1877 in Bartholomew Co, IN. Isabelle was born May 1860 in Elizabethtown, Bartholomew Co, IN. Isabelle was the daughter of Bartlett O'Neal and Mary (Polly) Neal. Isabelle died 1904 in Bartholomew Co, IN, at age 44. Her body was interred in Burnsville, Christian Church, Bartholomew Co, IN.(3)

In the 1880 Census, John was listed as a head of household 21 June 1880 in Bartholomew Co, IN.(4)

John Burns and Isabelle O'Neal had the following children:

Notes and References

1. Wiley Burns, 1870 US Census, Decatur Co. IN (Jackson Twp, Alert or Sardinia P.O.), P.86A L.4 H.140 F.147, NA Film Series M-593, Roll 308, National Archives, Washington, DC: Burns Wiley 40 b.KY Farm Laborer col.19; Lucinda 37 b.NC Keeping House; Malinda 16 At home, John 14 Farm Laborer, Evan L 9, these 3 ch. b.KY, Marietta 6 b.IN, last 3 ch. col.15 [attended school] (hereafter cited as 1870 census, P.86A L.4, Decatur Co. IN).
2. Wiley Burns, 1880 US Census, Bartholomew Co. IN (Rock Creek Twp), ED.12 S.22 L.46 H.193 F.194, NA Film Series T-9, Roll 266, National Archives, Washington, DC: Burns Wiley 51 b.KY f,m.b.NC Farming; Lucinda wife 47 b.NC f,m.b.NC Keeps house; Lafayette son 19 b.KY, Mary dau 17, Lillie M dau 7, Elmer E son, last 3 ch. b.IN, all ch. fb.KY mb.NC; Buckland James son-in-law 27 b.IN f,m.b.-; Malinda 26 wife b.KY fb.KY mb.NC (hereafter cited as 1880 census, ED.12 S.22 L.46, Bartholomew Co. IN).
3. Bartholomew County Historical Society, Bartholomew County Cemetery Records, Bartholomew County Public Library, Columbus, IN, p.62, 'Isabelle Burns, wife of George W. Cooper 1860 - 1904.' (hereafter cited as Bartholomew HS Cem. Rec.).
4. John Burns, 1880 US Census, Bartholomew Co. IN (Rockcreek Twp), ED.12 S.21 L.15, Burns, John wm 24 m Works on farm col.14 b.KY fb._ mb._; Isabell wife 20 m Keeping house b.IN fb.IN mb.IN; Cora dau 2 b.IN fb.IN [sic] mb.IN; Lena dau 3/12 Feb b.IN fmb.IN (hereafter cited as 1880 census, ED.12 S.21 L.15, Bartholomew Co. IN).
5. Bartholomew County IN Birth Records, Burns (unnamed) f:John m:Belle O Neal, M W, ref.B-1 p.3 (hereafter cited as Bartholomew Co. Births).
6. 1900 census IN
7. Bartholomew Co. Births, Burns (unnamed) f:John m:Isabel ONeal, F W, ref.CH-1 57, H-2 100.
8. 1900 census IN



Barrett, Lucinda (marriage to Wiley Burns) (i551), b.1832-


Buckland, James (marriage to Malinda Burns) (i1252), b.1853-


Burns, Cora (i2542), b.1878-
Burns, Elmer E. (i1271), b.1876-
Burns, Evan Lafayette (i1253), b.1861-
Burns, Harry (i412), b.1882-
Burns, John (i2248), b.1856-
Burns, Lena (i2543), b.1880-d.1895
Burns, Lillie M. (i1255), b.1873-
Burns, Linnie (i415), b.1889-
Burns, Malinda (i1251), b.1854-
Burns, Marietta (Mary) (i1254), b.1864-
Burns, Raphe (i414), b.1886-
Burns, Wiley (i550), b.1832-


O'Neal, Isabelle (marriage to John Burns) (i413), b.1860-d.1904

Return to Table of Contents