Tuesday, April 12, 2011

150th Civil War Aniversary - April 12, 2011

Edmond Scott Burgess

Uncle Edmond Scott Burgess 1816 (1828) - 1864 was Union soldier, and a Civil War prisoner, who died in Andersonville prison. Wife: A. Knickerbocker of New York.

He was the uncle of Lydia Louisa Burgess, and her brother Edmond Scott Burgess of 1852 (a namesake). Their father, Daniel W. Burgess was hubs great-great grandfather and Lydia was my hubs great grandmother.

(Thanks to hubs cousin Carl for his help with this information and much more info to come on the Burgess-Gibson-Engel families)

Mary Post Warren
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1 comment:

  1. I just checked out this site on Andersonville Prison (http://www.wtv-zone.com/Mary/ANDERSONVILLEMIRACLES.HTML) Worth the time to read -- including the end notes. Thanks, Mary, for sharing your uncle's Civil War service with us.