Helen Irene Burr

Female 1874 - 1929  (55 years)


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  • Name Helen Irene Burr 
    Born 11 Feb 1874  Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 Dec 1929 
    Age 55 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Elisha Burr,   b. 1794,   d. 24 Sep 1879, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  (Grandfather) 
    Betsey Pierce  (Great Grandmother) 
    Person ID I49389  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Elisha L. Burr,   b. 15 Jan 1841,   d. 13 Oct 1926  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Caroline Jones,   b. 14 Mar 1843,   d. 9 May 1917  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - Thursday, January 25, 1872 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Married - At the house of the bride's mother, January 18th, 1872, by Rev. J. Douglas, Mr. E. L. Burr and Miss Carrie F. Jones. all of Pulaski.
    Family ID F18574  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors David P. Rogers,   b. 27 May 1877,   d. 15 Jan 1956  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 18 Dec 1902 
    Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - Wednesday, December 24, 1902 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Married - Rogers - Burr - At the home of the bride's father, Mr. Elisha Burr, on the Mexico road, December 18, 1902, by Rev. S. O. Barnes, pastor of the Methodist church, in the presence of the family and a few friends, Miss Helen Burr, of this place, and Mr. David F. Rogers, formerly from Pennsylvania but now of Oswego.
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Constance Burr Rogers,   b. 18 Mar 1904,   d. Mar 1992, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
    Vann Rennselaer Balcom  m. 16 May 1972
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 
    Family ID F19112  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Helen Irene Burr - February 11, 1874 - December 19, 1929. Daughter of Elisha L. and Caroline E. Jones Burr. Wife of David P. Rogers. Married December 18, 1902.

      Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, December 25, 1929 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Mrs. David Rogers Dies In Syracuse Hospital - Mrs. David P. Rogers died at the Crouse-Irving hospital in Syracuse, Thursday, December 19, having been taken there from her home in the Farmer District, the Sunday before, following several weeks of ill health. Helen Burr, was born in this village, February 11, 1874, daughter of the late Elisha and Carrie Jones Burr. She attended school here and graduated from the academy with the class of 1894, and later from the teachers training class. She taught about ten years in the district schools of Richland, Albion and Redfield. On December 18, 1902 she was united in marriage to David P. Rogers. To them one child, Constance Burr Rogers, was born. Mrs. Rogers was a member of the Parish M. E. Church; Pulaski Chapter, No. 159, O. E. S.; Farmer District Home Bureau; Oswego County Board of Junior Extension, and Celia Dewey Seamans Tent, Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War. In all these organizations she was an active worker and had a wide acquaintance and large circle of friends. For more than fifteen years she has been the faithful and capable correspondent of The Democrat and her services will be greatly misses. Mrs. Rogers is survived by her husband and daughter. The funeral was held from the home Sunday afternoon, Rev. John W. Warren pastor of Pulaski M. E. church, officiating. The body was placed in the chapel at Pulaski cemetery until such time as interment can be made in the family plot in Willis cemetery. Neighbors of the deceased acted as bearers, James Farmer, Frank Jones, Milo Jones and A. W. Jones.
      Class of 1894 PACS