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Sarah Elizabeth Hannum (b. December 27, 1855, d. May 07, 1928)Sarah Elizabeth Hannum (daughter of Henry Hannum and Jane Baxter) was born December 27, 1855 in Arkansas, or Missouri, and died May 07, 1928 in Mineral Springs, Missouri.She married George R. Burbridge on February 12, 1880 in Derry TWP, Pike County, IL, son of John Carlisle Burbridge and Mary Roberts.
Notes for Sarah Elizabeth Hannum:
SARAH ELIZABETH HANNUM BURBRIDGE (George Truman's Mother)
The following is quoted from Mr. Pheiffer's "Geneology of Henry and Jane Hannum","While she was working for some people in Ashley, Pike County, Missouri, she received love letters from George Burbridge, who was teaching school in Pike County, Illinois." "Lizzie was a very energetic person all of her life.She liked to work and to keep everyone around her working.Clara Brandon writes of Lizzie, 'She always had cookies and pies baked.Table was loaded with food.She kept around 200 white leghorn hens -- sold the eggs.She was an early riser -- anytime after 4 A. M. was OK.She had 'rheumatz' as she called it then.Hands were knotty and twisted from hard work.She was of the Methodist faith."'
Lizzie and George R. had six children. Truman, Grace, Ollie, Carlyle Wesley, Alice Mae and Bessie.
Sarah Elizabeth Hannum was born December 27, 1855 and died May 7, 1928 in Mineral Springs, Missouri.She and George R. Burbridge are buried in the Mineral Springs Baptist Church Cemetery near her mother, Jane Hannum.
More About Sarah Elizabeth Hannum and George R. Burbridge:
Marriage: February 12, 1880, Derry TWP, Pike County, IL.
Children of Sarah Elizabeth Hannum and George R. Burbridge are:
- +George Truman Burbridge, b. March 19, 1881, Derry TWP, Pike County, IL, d. August 25, 1961, Aurora, Missouri.
- +Lillian Grace Burbridge, b. February 18, 1883, Derry TWP, Pike County, IL, d. October 28, 1906, Shell Knob, Missouri?.
- Ollie Burbridge, b. April 25, 1885, Columbus, Kansas, d. September 13, 1956, Shell Knob, Missouri.
- +Carlyle Wesley Burbridge, b. January 31, 1887, Columbus, Kansas, d. May 02, 1969, Yuba City, California.
- +Alice Mae Burbridge, b. August 20, 1889, Columbus, Kansas, d. October 14, 1971, Cassville, Missouri.
- +Bessie Burbridge, b. August 18, 1892, Columbus, Kansas, d. July 14, 1966, Cassville, Missouri.