Morrison Burr1,2

b. Oct 27, 1887, d. Dec 3, 1968
FatherCharles Chalmers Burr3 b. Dec 3, 1853, d. Sep 9, 1948
MotherRachel Ellen Elivina? Hays3 b. Jul 27, 1862, d. 1951
     Morrison Burr was also known as Mont Burr.3 He was born on Oct 27, 1887 in KS.1,4,2
     Morrison Burr was listed as a son in Charles Chalmers Burr's household on the 1910 Census in Center Township, Smith Co, KS.1
     Morrison Burr married Bertha (?) in 1910.4
     Morrison was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in Smith Center, Smith Co, KS. Morrison was a baker, with his own shop. Bertha was an assistant baker. They owned their home, worth $3,000..4
     Morrison Burr lived in Sep, 1948 in Smith Center, Smith Co, KS.3
     Morrison Burr lived in Dec, 1960 in Smith Center, Smith Co, KS.5
     Morrison Burr died on Dec 3, 1968 at age 81.2 He was buried circa Dec, 1968 at Fairview Cemetery, in Smith Center, Smith Co, in KS.2
Morrison Burr
Fairview Cemetery, Smith Center, KS
Photo by Julia Langel, July 2011


Bertha (?) b. January 12, 1888, d. June 20, 1967


  1. [S599] 1910 U.S. census, population schedule, Kansas, Smith County, Center Township, ED 200, sheet 2B, line 79, dwelling 49, family 50, Kansas, Smith County.
  2. [S2007] Morrison Burr Cemetery Marker, Fairview Cemetery, Smith Center, Smith Co, KS.
  3. [S546] Smith County Pioneer, September 16, 1948, page 1, column 6.
  4. [S1112] 1930 U. S. Census, Kansas, Smith County, Smith Center, ED 26, sheet 9B, line ?, illegible address, dwelling 244, family 257, Kansas, Smith County.
  5. [S2026] Smith County Pioneer, December 1960.
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