Harrison Joseph Burgess

WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY     (Washington County, Utah)

HARRISON JOSEPH BURGESS

(early pioneer)

BIOGRAPHY

Harrison Joseph Burgess was born September 3, 1814 in Putman, Washington County, North Carolina.

Amanda Melvina Hammond was born May 6, 1827 in Foxcroft, Penobscot County, Maine.

Harrison and Amanda were married February 6, 1846 in Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois.

Amanda died August 8, 1882 in Pine Valley, Utah.

Harrison died February 10, 1883 in Pine Valley, Utah.


FAMILY

Harrison's Parents and Siblings:
    William Burgess Sr.
    Violate Stockwell Burgess
        Harrison Joseph Burgess

        Horace Burgess

        Rosina Burgess
        Hyrum Burgess
        Abram Burgess
        William Burgess Jr.

        Hannah Burgess
        Frederick Burgess
        Philip Burgess
        Melancthon Wheeler Burgess  
        Vilate Burgess

(5/20/1794-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married xx/xx/xxxx)
(10/10/1794-xx/xx/xxxx)
(9/3/1814-2/10/1883)   (married Sophia Minerva Foster
    and Amanda Melvina Hammond)
(1/23/1816-6/17/1849)   (married Almira Pulsipher
    and Bolinda Pulsipher)
(3/29/1818-xx/xx/1849)   (married George Lyman)
(5/5/1819-7/7/1819)
(9/3/1820-11/9/1846)   (married Samantha Cheney)
(3/1/1822-3/14/1904)   (married Maria Pulsipher,
    Charlotte Liggete, and Catherine Chamberlain)
(2/1/1825-10/9/1846)   (married Alonzo Jones)
(2/2/1827-xx/xx/1866 or later)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(1/9/1829-10/9/1843)
(7/14/1831-12/8/1904)   (married Margaret Jane McIntire)
(2/21/1837-12/11/1913)   (married Richard Cannine Gibbons)

Sophia's Parents and Siblings:
    Orin E. Foster
    Rachel Crampton Foster
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Sophia Minerva Foster
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx


(3/10/1776-5/13/1852)   (married 6/10/1798)
(10/8/1777-1/24/1864)
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(4/12/1810-9/1/1898)   (married Harrison Joseph Burgess)
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(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
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(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)

Amanda's Parents and Siblings:
    Benjamin Hammond
    Almeda Longley
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx


(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)

First Wife (No Children):
    Sophia Minerva Foster Burgess


(4/12/1810-9/1/1898)   (married 7/1/1835)

Second Wife and Children:
    Amanda Melvina Hammond Burgess  
        Mary Almeda Burgess
        Harrison Joseph "Jode" Burgess
        Benjamin Hammond Burgess
        Sophia Minerva Burgess
        Amanda Melissa Burgess
        Abraham William Burgess
        Isaac Henry "Ike" Burgess

        Clarissa Jane "Clara" Burgess

        Sarah Vilate Burgess
        Jacob Leandor Burgess
        Philip John Burgess


(5/6/1827-8/8/1882)   (married 2/6/1846)
(2/1/1849-12/29/1881)   (married William Gardner)
(6/13/1851-6/21/1931)   (married Emma Lucretia Snow)
(6/13/1851-1/8/1931)   (married Erazma Mayer Rogers)
(2/20/1853-3/13/1909)   (married Gabriel Marion Utley)
(4/19/1854-12/4/1929)   (married Henry Slade)
(7/16/1857-10/3/1936)   (married Sarah Jane Rogers)
(4/23/1859-3/21/1939)   (married Penelope "Pellie" Thomas
    and Joanna Elizabeth Keyes)
(7/20/1861-2/16/1944)   (married Joseph William Wight
    and William Albert Bracken)
(2/15/1864-6/6/1897)   (married William Edward Bunker)
(9/16/1866-1/24/1882)
(4/17/1869-2/17/1872)


PHOTOS

Sophia, Harrison, and Amanda Burgess
Sophia, Harrison, and Amanda Burgess

Harrison
Harrison
      Sophia
      Sophia
      Amanda
      Amanda


REFERENCES

A sketch of the life of Harrison Burgess

A biography of Harrison Joseph Burgess

A biography of Amanda Melvina Hammond

FamilyLegacy.org entry for Harrison Burgess and Amanda Hammond

Find-A-Grave entry for Harrison Burgess

Find-A-Grave entry for Sophia Minerva Foster Burgess

Find-A-Grave entry for Amanda Melvina Hammond Burgess