Joseph Rogers Burleson

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  • Name Joseph Rogers Burleson 
    Born 20 Sep 1830  Tipton County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 May 1889  Caldwell Co., TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Kyle Cemetery, Kyle, Hays Co., TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Captain Burleson died instantly after being shot twice by Mr. Foltz, a German, seven miles from Lockhart. After the shooting Foltz gave himself up.

      Captain Burleson was married to Eleanor E. Baughn. He was the son of General Edward Burleson and Sarah G. Owens. During the Civil War Captain Burleson was a member of the 36th Texas Cavalry led by Colonel Peter C. Woods.

      http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=23380200 [1]
    Person ID I7531  Extended Families of Childress
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2019 

    Father Edward Murray Burleson,   b. 15 Dec 1798, Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1851, Austin, Travis Co., TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Sarah Griffin Owen,   b. 23 Nov 1796, Owensboro, Daviess Co, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1875  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 25 Apr 1816  Madison County, Missouri Territory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2392  Group Sheet

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