Tabitha Burgess (1821-1906)
Tabitha Burgess
Sex: Female
Birth: 1821
Death: July 30, 1906
Burial: Mansfield,
Richland County, Ohio
Father: Samuel Burgess
Mother: Ruth
Spouse/Partner: Oliver Hazard Perry Walker (c1814-1877)
Marriage: before 1844
Children: Thomas M. Walker (c1844-aft1880)
Catherine Jane Walker (1848-1928)
Virginia Lynn Walker (1854-1932)
Ida Walker (c1856-aft1877)
Adda Elizabeth Walker (1857-1930)

Tabitha Burgess (1821-1906)


Tabitha was born 1821 in Wales. Her parents were Samuel and Ruth Burgess, both born in England.


Tabitha came to the United States November 10, 1834, with her parents Samuel and Ruth.

Marriage to Oliver Walker

Before 1844, Tabitha married Oliver Hazard Perry Walker (c1814-1877) in Pennsylvania.

Children by Oliver Walker

Oliver and Tabitha had the following children:

Residence in 1850

In 1850, Oliver, Tabitha and the eldest children resided together in Florence, Washington County, Pennsylvania.

Residence 1860-1880

By 1860, the family resided in Mastersville, North Township, Harrison County, Ohio. Tabitha continued to live in Mastersville until at least 1880

Residence in 1900

In the 1900 census, Tabitha resided with her daughter Virginia in Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio.


Tabitha died July 30, 1906. She was buried with her husband in Mansfield, Ohio.

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