Henry Haynes Burns                                                       Frances Penelope Harris

                   1835 -1904                                                                              1838 -1914  

Henry Haynes Burns was born in Carroll County, Georgia, the son of William A. "Billy" Burns and Luraney Ward.   In 1855, he married Frances Penelope Harris, born in South Carolina, the daughter of Elijah and Elizabeth Harris. Henry and Frances came to Hempstead County, Arkansas about  1869 and moved to Shelby County, Texas in the early 1900's. They are buried in the Campti Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas southwest of Shreveport, Louisiana.


Children of Henry and Frances Burns


Margaret Ardella Burns

* Lorraine Jane Burns c Married William Franklin Powell

* William Henry Burns c Married  (1) Frankie A. Foster  (2) Caldonia "Sweet" Powell 

Samuel Reuben Burns  - Married Jennie Medora Johnson

* Robert Lee "Bob" Burns  - Married Louisa Jane "Coon" Powell

* Martha Adeline Burns c Married William Wright "Bill" Jones

John Franklin Burns c Married Elizabeth C. A. Jackson

* Amie Penelope Burns c Married James Wiley Cox

* Mary Elizabeth Burns c Married John Wiley Jones

* Victoria Burns c Married John Wesley Henry Cox

* Paralee Burns c Married  (1) Samuel Calvin Jones  (2) G. S. Scoggins

Elisha Burns c Married Estella V. Fambrough


* Eight of their twelve children married grandchildren of Wiley P. and Martha Jones


This document was prepared by Thomas Allen Jones 11-19-05

Gr. Gr. Grandson of Wiley and Martha Jones

920-915-6589    taj104@juno.com


Ref:  Bobbie Powell, Jack Hollis, Sue Moore

Pictures refurbished by Thomas Allen Jones

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