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James Arthur Burgess (1906 - 1978)

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James Arthur (Arthur) Burgess
Born [location unknown]
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Father of , [private son (1950s - unknown)] and [private daughter (1950s - unknown)]
Died [location unknown]
Burgess-6290 created 11 Mar 2017 | Last modified | Last edit: 19 Jul 2017
17:24: Joseph T. Cash added Joseph Burgess as child for Arthur Burgess. [Thank Joseph T. for this]
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1. Hunt, Anna Courtney, "The James Cash Genealogy (1834-1977)", unpublished paper 1977, p. 2.

2. find a grave

3. 1940 US census Graves County, Kentucky on

Name: Arthur Burgess

Age: 34

Estimated birth year: abt 1906

Gender: Male

Race: White

Birthplace: Kentucky

Marital Status: Single

Relation to Head of House: Son

Home in 1940: Graves, Kentucky

Map of Home in 1940: View Map

Inferred Residence in 1935: Sp, Graves, Kentucky

Residence in 1935: Same Place

Sheet Number: 11A

Occupation: Farmer

Attended School or College: No

Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 2nd grade

Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 0

Duration of Unemployment: 16

Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker in private work

Weeks Worked in 1939: 15

Income: 90

Income Other Sources: No

Esther Burgess, 58 (mother/ head of household);

Arthur Burgess, 34 (son of Esther Burgess);

William J Burgess, 27 (son of Esther Burgess);

Bertrom Sharks, 23 ( Bertom Shanks, son-in-law of Esther);

Alma Sharks, 25 (Alma Shanks, daughter of Esther),

Shirley Ann Sharks, 1, (Shirley Ann Shanks, granddaughter)

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