Mary Jane Burnes

1853–1933 (Age 80)
Humphreys, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Burnes was born in 1853, her father, William W. Burns, was 58 and her mother, Martha Gilliland White, was 45. She married Reuben Lewis from 1870 to 1872, in Humphreys, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Scottsville, Bibb, Alabama, United States for about 10 years and Election Precinct 2 Scottsville, Bibb, Alabama, United States in 1930. She died in 1933, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Lewis
1854–1929
Mary Jane Burnes
1853–1933
Marriage: from 1870 to 1872
Annie Mae Lewis
1872–
William Avery Lewis
1875–1902
Arminda A Lewis
1877–1902
Manley Washington Lewis
1878–1959
Hulda A. Lewis
1882–1960
Grace Geneva Lewis
1884–1968
Searcy R. Lewis
1886–1887
Carson Jefferson Lewis
1889–1925
Hogan Burns Lewis
1897–1986

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
from 1870 to 1872
Humphreys, Tennessee, United States
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1861 · Alabama Secedes From Union

Age 8

Alabama became the fourth state to secede from the Union during the Civil War on January 11, 1861. Several days later, they joined the Confederate States of America. Montgomery, Alabama, became the capital for the Confederate States of America.
1863

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Burns 2.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary J Lonis in household of Hogan B Lonis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Jane Lewis in household of Ruben Lewis, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Burns in household of Wm Burns, "United States Census, 1870"

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