Brice Burns

1850–1919 (Age 69)
Owsley, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Brice

When Brice Burns was born in 1850, in Owsley, Kentucky, United States, his father, John 'Jack' Burns, was 52 and his mother, Louise Combs, was 47. He married Belinda Millie Newman about 1871, in Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Buck Creek, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States in 1910. He died in 1919, in Lee, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Cressmont, Lee, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Brice Burns
1850–1919
Belinda Millie Newman
1848–1902
Marriage: about 1871
Sarah Margaret Newman
1867–1942
John Burns
1872–1894
Nannie Newman Burns
1870–1976
Samuel Burns
1875–1950
George Burns
1878–1958
Mary Martha Burns
1881–1921
James S Burns
1882–1964
Emma Burns
1887–1949
Floyd Burns
1889–
Merideth Burns
1891–1972
Fannie Burns
1893–1893
Mary Burns
1894–1894
Bertie Burns
1895–1985

Spouse and Children

    Male1850–1919Male

    Belinda Millie Newman

    Female1848–1902Female

MARRIAGE
about 1871
Kentucky, United States
children

(13)

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    John Burns

    Male1837–Male

    Abijah A Burns

    Male1838–Male

    Martha A. Burns

    Female1840–1910Female

    Meredith Burns

    Male1843–Male

    Mary A Burns

    Female1848–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 0

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1863

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 20

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stream or streams, from the Middle English nominative plural or genitive singular of burn ( see Bourne ).2 Scottish: variant of Burnhouse, habitational name from a place named with burn ‘stream’ + house ‘house’.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Broin ( see Byrne ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Brice Burns, "United States Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890"
  • Brice Burns, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Brison Burns, "United States Census, 1880"

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