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Odis Oscar BURLESON

Male 1886 - 1960  (73 years)


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  • Name Odis Oscar BURLESON 
    Born 13 Aug 1886  Mills County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    • Death Certificate: 13 Aug 1885; S.S. Application and Claims Index: 13 Aug 1884
    Gender Male 
    Census 22 Jun 1900  Mills County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Justice Precinct 1
    Residence 5 Jun 1917  Lamesa, Dawson, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1 Dec 1918  Miami, Gila, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 4 Apr 1930  Lubbock County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Justice Precinct 2
    Residence 1 Aug 1934  Posey, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1 Apr 1935  Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Census 19 Apr 1940  Brownwood, Brown, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • 1300 Melwood Ave.
    Residence 15 Jun 1942  Slaton, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Route 1
    Residence 30 Jun 1960  Slaton, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 11
    • 605 S. 5th St., a resident of Slaton and vicinity for 42 years
    Occupation Farmer & Livestock Man 
    Occupation Truck Driver 
    Decscription Medium Height, Medium Build, Gray Eyes, Black Hair 
    Cause of death Cerebrovascular Accident 
    Died 30 Jun 1960  Slaton, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 11
    • at 12:20 a.m. at Mercy Hospital
    Buried 1 Jul 1960  Englewood Cemetery, Slaton, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 11
    • Plot: Original East Addition Block 105 Space 10
    Person ID I26102  Dyal and Speckels
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2017 

    Father John Washington BURLESON,   b. 6 Jun 1857, Gonzales County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1947, Lubbock County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Cornelia Narcissus COOKSEY,   b. 11 Mar 1857, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 18 Jun 1935  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married Abt 1877  [12
    Family ID F4109  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Willie Laura STEPP,   b. 7 Jul 1895, Coke County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1973, Slaton, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1913  Dawson County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Children 
    +1. Truman Becton BURLESON,   b. 11 Sep 1914, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1959, Posey, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    +2. Joe Dee BURLESON,   b. 6 Nov 1916, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1972, Slaton, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     3. Gerald Edwin BURLESON,   b. 1 Dec 1918, Miami, Gila, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1934, Slaton, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 15 years)
    +4. Buford Cooksey BURLESON,   b. 17 Nov 1921, Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1955, Slaton, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
    +5. Odie Lou BURLESON,   b. 30 Jun 1925, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 2017, Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F17974  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Aug 1886 - Mills County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 22 Jun 1900 - Mills County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Dec 1913 - Dawson County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 5 Jun 1917 - Lamesa, Dawson, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Dec 1918 - Miami, Gila, Arizona, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 4 Apr 1930 - Lubbock County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Aug 1934 - Posey, Lubbock, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Apr 1935 - Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 19 Apr 1940 - Brownwood, Brown, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 15 Jun 1942 - Slaton, Lubbock, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 Jun 1960 - Slaton, Lubbock, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Jun 1960 - Slaton, Lubbock, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1 Jul 1960 - Englewood Cemetery, Slaton, Lubbock, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Headstones
    Burleson, Odis O.
    Burleson, Odis O.
    Burleson
    Burleson

  • Sources 
    1. [S77] Headstone survey, conducted by Robert C. Barritt, 10 Nov 2007.

    2. [S778] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005), Registration Location: Dawson County, Texas; Roll: 1953185; Draft Board: 0.

    3. [S155] Death Records, File No. 43756.

    4. [S106] U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007), The National Archives at St. Louis; St. Louis, Missouri; World War II Draft Cards (4th Registration) for the State of Texas; Record Group Title: Records of the Selective Service System, 1926-1975; Record Group Number: 147.

    5. [S2376] Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2015).

    6. [S12] Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Mills County, Texas, ED 111, p. 20B, line 95.

    7. [S219] Birth Records, Year 1918, State File No. 119.

    8. [S15] Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Lubbock County, Texas, ED 18, p. 3A, line 4.

    9. [S29] Lubbock Evening Journal, Thursday, August 2, 1934, p. 2, “Youth Buried At Slaton -- Funeral For Gerald Burleson Conducted This Morning".

    10. [S1629] Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Brown County, Texas, ED 25-5A, p. 6A, line 20.

    11. [S447] Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, Friday Morning, July 1, 1960, p. A-3, “Funeral Is Today For Slaton Man".

    12. [S12] Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Mills County, Texas, ED 111, p. 20B, lines 90-91.

    13. [S1939] Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014), FHL Film Number: 2048016.


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