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
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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
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:
Malinda2 Burns was born in Kentucky circa 1854. Malinda died at age
unknown. She married James Buckland. James was born circa 1853 in Indiana. James died at age
Evan Lafayette Burns was born in Kentucky circa 1861. Evan died at age unknown.
Marietta (Mary) Burns was born in Kentucky, or Indiana circa 1864. Marietta died at age unknown.
Lillie M. Burns was born in Indiana circa 1873. Lillie died at age unknown.
Elmer E. Burns was born in Indiana circa 1876. Elmer died at age unknown.
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:
Cora3 Burns was born in Bartholomew Co, IN circa 1878. Cora died at
Lena Burns was born in Bartholomew Co, IN February 1880. Lena died July 12, 1895 in Bartholomew Co, IN, at
age 15. Barth. Co. Hist. Soc. records grave in Burnsville Christian Church Cemetery : Lena Burns 1880 - 1895. Between James and
Bartlett/Mary O'Neal. J.D.Emmons Funeral Home Records, Columbus IN : Burns, Lena, 15, Burnsville; p.114; died 12 July 1895; Shiloh church &
cemetery; to Bart O'Neil; Rev. Jane; consumption.
Harry Burns was born in Bartholomew Co, IN January 6, 1882.(5) Harry died at age unknown. Conflicting evidence states that Harry was born January 1882 in
Raphe Burns was born in Indiana December 1886. Raphe died at age unknown.
Linnie Burns was born in Bartholomew Co, IN April 26, 1889.(7) Linnie died at age unknown. Conflicting evidence states that Linnie was born April 1889 in
Notes and References
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
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
Bartholomew County Historical Society, Bartholomew County Cemetery Records
County Public Library, Columbus, IN, p.62, 'Isabelle Burns, wife of George W. Cooper 1860 - 1904.' (hereafter cited as Bartholomew HS Cem.
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
. 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).
1900 census IN
Bartholomew Co. Births, Burns (unnamed) f:John m:Isabel ONeal, F W, ref.CH-1 57, H-2 100.
1900 census IN
Barrett, Lucinda (marriage to Wiley Burns)
Buckland, James (marriage to Malinda Burns)
Burns, Elmer E.
Burns, Evan Lafayette
Burns, Lillie M.
Burns, Marietta (Mary)
O'Neal, Isabelle (marriage to John Burns)
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