Ward Frederick Burns

Male 1912 - 1990  (77 years)


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  • Name Ward Frederick Burns 
    Born 9 Jul 1912  Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 May 1990  Sandy Creek, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 77 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Moses Burns,   b. 1795, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1876, Richland Oswego New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  (Great Grandfather) 
    Olivia Ann Bunn,   b. 9 Sep 1855,   d. 18 Aug 1921  (Age 65 years)  (Grandmother) 
    Person ID I7750  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Mattison Acy Burns,   b. 28 Dec 1866, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1939, Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Adeline Estelle North,   b. Jul 1879, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1959  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - Wednesday, December 29, 1897 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Married - Burns - North - In this village, December 21 1897, by Rev. C. H Guiles, Mattison A. Burns and Miss Addie E. North, both of Pulaski.
    Family ID F8048  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Blanche Mae Coger Steward,   b. 7 Jul 1912, Parish, Oswego County New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1998, Fulton, Oswego County , New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Other Partners: Kenneth Umphrey Mitchell 
    Married 24 Sep 1949  Newark Valley, Tioga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F2468  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Ward Frederick Burns - July 9, 1912 - May 5, 1990. Son of Mattison A. and Addie Estelle North Burns. Husband of Blanche S. Mitchell Burns.

      Newspaper Obituary - Monday, May 7, 1990 Watertown Daily Times - Watertown, New York - Ward F. Burns, 77, Ex-Nimo Foreman, Dies - Ward F. Burns, 77, of 6694 County Route 15, died Saturday at home. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Foster-Hax Funeral Home, 7385 Park St., Pulaski. Burial will be in South Richland Cemetery, Fernwood. Calling hours are 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to Upstate Children's Home, Oneonta. He is survived by his wife, Blanche S.; a stepdaughter, Darlene Adydan, Pulaski; a stepson, Donald Mitchell, Watertown; four grandchildren, and a great-granddaughter. Born in the Town of Richland July 9, 1912, son of Mattison and Addie North Bums, he attended Pulaski schools and married Blanche Mitchell September 24, 1929, in the Congregational Church, Pulaski. Mr. Burns served in the Army during World War II, receiving a Purple Heart and Bronze Star for bravery. He had lived in the Sandy Pond area for several years and was employed by the Niagara Mohawk Power Corp. as a line foreman for 35 years, retiring in 1984. He was also a retired Pulaski fireman. He was a member of the Pulaski Baptist Church, the Lacona Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Niagara Mohawk 25-Year Club.