Narcissa McPherson married to Ransom Edward Lafayette Burns, 27 Apr 1879, parents of Rufus Hubert Burns born 14 Mar 1880. This Narcissa died when Rufus very small. Rufus my grandpa.
This Narcissa daughter of Arthur McPherson and Elizabeth Thompson, wed 9 Aug 1855, Blount County, Al. See two censuses for Blount County, Al - 1860, Div 1, pg 75 and 1870, township 13, pg 18.
Arthur was son of Lewis and Narcissa McPherson who wed 7 Jun 1825, Blount County. Arthur listed with his twice widowed mother and younger brother Lewis on 1850 census, Blount County, 17 part 2, pg 79.
Ransom Edward Lafayette Burns, born about Oct 1859 Walker County, AL, was son of Charles Burns, b 1808 in SC, and Nancy Thomas, b 1815 in SC. Other researchers have previously listed Ransom as the son of his older brother Jessie Burton Burns.
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