Ennis BURKS

Ennis BURKS[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1867 - 1922

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  • Name  Ennis BURKS 
    Born  22 Nov 1867  Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender  Male 
    Died  2 Dec 1922  Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11
    Buried  3 Dec 1926  Boone County, Missouri - Mt. Nebo Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 12
    Person ID  I74  Sherwood
    Last Modified  7 Aug 2015 

    Father  John Wesley BURKS,   b. 30 Aug 1841, Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1926, Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Lucy Jane HOPPER,   b. 27 Feb 1845, Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1918, Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1867 
    Family ID  F133  Group Sheet

    Family  Rena May REDMOND,   b. 16 Apr 1877, Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1968, Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  3 Oct 1900  Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
     1. Ester Guy BURKS,   b. 5 Dec 1907, Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1982, Boone County, Missouri - Boone Hospital Center Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Marcus Redmen BURKS,   b. 13 Feb 1911, Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1987, Sedgwick County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Marvin Ennis BURKS,   b. 5 Apr 1914, Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1998, Boone County, Missouri - Boone Hospital Center Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F30  Group Sheet

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    BURKS, Ennis - Death Certificate
    BURKS, Ennis - Death Certificate
    BURKS, Ennis - Obituary
    BURKS, Ennis - Obituary
    BURKS, Ennis - Obituary
    BURKS, Ennis - Obituary
    BURKS, Ennis - Obituary
    BURKS, Ennis - Obituary

    Headstones
    BURKS, Ennis & Rena M. REDMOND - Gravestone
    BURKS, Ennis & Rena M. REDMOND - Gravestone

  • Notes 


    • INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
      1870 Boone County, Missouri census:
      - HH # 500, Missouri Township
      - Age 3, living with parents
      - Born in Missouri
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      1880 Boone County, Missouri census:
      - HH # 257, Missouri Township, Enumeration District # 19
      - Age 11, single, living with parents
      - Attended school in census year
      - Cannot write
      - Born in Missouri, father in Missouri, mother in Missouri
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      1900 Boone County, Missouri census:
      - HH # 282, Missouri Township, Enumeration District # 25
      - Given name was "Ennice"
      - Age 28, widowed, married for 4 years, living in household of father John W. Burks
      - Born 1872
      - Born in Missouri, father in Missouri, mother in Missouri
      - Occupation was house painter
      - Can read, can write, speaks English
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      1910 Boone County, Missouri census:
      - HH # 71, Columbia Ward # 1, Enumeration District # 13
      - Age 35, married 2nd to Rena M. for 13 years
      - Born in Missouri, father in Missouri, mother in Missouri
      - Speaks English
      - Occupation was painter, house, own account
      - Can read, can write
      - Rents house
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      1920 Boone County, Missouri census:
      - HH # 347, Missouri Township, Enumeration District # 24
      - Owns home with mortgage
      - Age 50, married to Rena M.
      - Can read, can write
      - Born in Missouri, father in Missouri, mother in Missouri
      - Speaks English
      - Occupation was carpenter, house, wage earner
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      Death certificate from Boone County, Missouri:
      - Date of death was December 2, 1922
      - Cause of death was brights disease of the kidneys with contributory conditions of lead poisoning
      - Married
      - Occupation was carpenter and painter
      - Date of birth was November 22, 1867 in Huntsdale, Boone County, Missouri
      - Father was John Burks born in Rockport, Atchison County, Missouri
      - Mother was Lucy Hopper born in Rockport, Atchison County, Missouri
      - Informant was Rena Burks, Huntsdale, Boone County, Missouri
      - Burial was in Mt. Nebo Cemetery, Boone County, Missouri
      - Undertaker was Parker
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      Obituary published in The Columbia Evening Missourian, Boone County, Missouri dated December 2, 1922:
      I. Burks of Huntsdale Dies
      Was 55 Years Old--Suffered from Complication of Diseases.
      I. Burks, 55 years old, died at 7 o'clock this morning at his home in Huntsdale. He had been suffering from a complication of diseases.
      Funeral services will be held at 11 o'clock tomorrow morning and burial will be at Nebo Cemetery near Huntsdale.
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      Obituary published in The Columbia Evening Missourian, Boone County, Missouri dated December 4, 1922:
      Eunis Burks Buried Sunday
      Survived by Wife and 3 Children--Dies Saturday at Huntsdale
      The funeral of Eunis Burks, who died at Huntsdale Saturday, was held yesterday at the church there. The Rev. H. P. Cheavens officiated. Burial was in Mt. Nebo cemetery.
      Mr. Burks is survived by his wife; three children: Guy, 15 years old, M. R., 12 years old, Marvin Eunis, 8 years old; his father, John Burks; three brothers, L. E., Jess, and Ernest, and two sisters, Mrs. Minnie Daly of Huntsdale and Mrs. Ethel Roberts of New Franklin.
      Mr. Burks was born September 25, 1867. In 1900 he married Miss Rena Redmond.
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      Obituary published in The Columbia Evening Missourian, Boone County, Missouri dated December 7, 1922:
      Ennis Burks died Saturday morning at his home in Huntsdale after a lingering illness from dropsy. He leaves a wife and three sons, Guy, M. R. and Marvin. Also, a father, three brothers and two sisters. The funeral was conducted at the Huntsdale Baptist church of which Mr. Burks was a member. Burial was in the Mount Nebo cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S61] US Social Security Application for Account Number, Application for Ester Guy Burks.
      Listed as father

    2. [S105] Louis Hudspeth, Personal Records, email 5-8-99.
      Louis checked 1900 Boone Co MO census at Missouri Historical Society.

    3. [S228] Missouri Vital Records, Boone County, Death Certificate of Ester Guy Burks.

    4. [S243] Columbia Daily Tribune, Obituary of E. G. "Jim" Burks.

    5. [S243] Columbia Daily Tribune, Obituary of Marvin Ennis "Skeeter" Burks.

    6. [S59] Vera Burks, Personal Records (May 1999).
      date/location

    7. [S64] 1870 Boone County, Missouri Census, HH # 500, Missouri Twsp.
      date (1867)/location (MO)

    8. [S207] Find-A-Grave [database on-line], Memorial # 33225178.
      date (1867)

    9. [S193] Missouri State Archives Website, Death Certificate of Ennis Burks.
      date/location

    10. [S59] Vera Burks, Personal Records (May 1999).
      date and location

    11. [S207] Find-A-Grave [database on-line], Memorial # 33225178.
      date (1922)

    12. [S105] Louis Hudspeth, Personal Records, email 5/15/99.
      cemetery