Noah H Burleson

Male1856–14 February 1916

Brief Life History of Noah H

When Noah H Burleson was born in 1856, in Stanly, North Carolina, United States, his father, Lee Burleson, was 32 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Almond, was 32. He married Sophronia Atlet Whitley on 22 January 1878, in Stanly, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Almond Township, Stanly, North Carolina, United States in 1880 and Albemarle, Stanly, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. He died on 14 February 1916, in Stanly, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Albemarle, Stanly, North Carolina, United States.

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Noah H Burleson
Sophronia Atlet Whitley
Marriage: 22 January 1878
Charlie Burleyson
Ada Burleson
Charles H Burleson
Hettie Burleson
Jane Alice Burleson
Florence Nezzie Burleson
Letha C Burleson
Lula L Burleson
George Fetzer Burleson
Fairley Jerome Burleson Sr
Pearlie Burleson
Homer Cleveland Burleson

Sources (61)

  • Noah Burlison in household of Lee Burlison, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Noah Burleyson in entry for Farily J Burleyson and Mary Horget, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Noah Burleyson in entry for Hattie Lambert, "North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930"

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  • Marriage
    22 January 1878Stanly, North Carolina, United States
  • Children (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

    Age 6

    On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.


    Age 7

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1872 · The First National Park

    Age 16

    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    English (Durham): habitational name, perhaps from a metathesized form of Brusselton (Durham) or possibly an altered form of Burniston in Pickering Lythe (North Yorkshire). See Burnison .

    History: Aaron Burleson emigrated from England to NC in 1726.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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