John Newton Burgess: Birth: 10 JUL 1857 in Johnson County, Missouri. Death: 25 APR 1936 in Grapevine Creek, Poca District, Kanawha County, West Virginia
Note: 1820 U.S. Federal Census Kanawha County, (West) Virginia #3-16
1830 U.S. Federal Census Kanawha County, (West) Virginia #183-14
1860 U.S. Federal Census Henry County, Missouri Tebo John Burgess 49 Emity Burgess 41 Joseph Burgess 20 Hester J. Burgess 15 Garland Burgess 11 Francis A. Burgess 8 John Burgess 4 Richard Burgess 21
John A. Burgess, along with his oldest son, Joseph, and son-in-law, Richard B. Burgess, were killed when troops of the Missouri State Militia burned their home which was located 10 miles south of Warrensburg in the Post Oaks Township of Johnson County, Missouri.