Frank Rufus Burrell

Frank Rufus Burrell, son of George W Burrell and Sara A LNU, was born 1 Nov 1882, PA,, died 20 Dec 1966, St Augustine, St Johns CO, FL married Ella S. LNU, born 08 Sep 1876. Div..

He is listed on page 26 of the 1920 census of Flagler County, residing with his brother John Albert Burrell in the Haw Creek area, with his occupation given as "Farmer-General."

On Saturday afternoon, 29 Jul 1922, in the director's room of the Bunnell State Bank two meetings took place that added something to the history of Flagler county and marked the retirement of Major James Frank Lambert and the Witham System of banks from the active field and saw the ushering in of a new regime, headed by Col Claude Grady Varn as president, Walter Cody, vice-president and an entire new board of directors consisting of Frank R Burrell, Harry Wallace Sessions, Wade Hampton McKenzie, George Moody and Robert Lee Harper.

In 1934 the family moved to Hastings, Fla where they continued to farm. Issue;

1. Samuel Burrell, born about 1897, PA

2. Margaret Burrell, born about 1902, PA

3. Grace Burrell, born about 1905, PA

4. Blanche May Burrell, born 15 Dec 1906, PA, died 20 Oct 1967, married Edgar Crowe.

5. Frank Oscar Burrell, born 01 Dec 1908, PA, died 21 Aug 1957, Hastings, St Johns CO, FL, married 16 Feb 1935, Flagler CO, FL, Lora Jane Thomas, dau of Owen Ozem Thomas and Seneth (Cena) Hamilton, born 11 Mar 1917, FL, died 09 Nov 2003, St Johns CO, FL. Issue;

(1) Raymond Eugene Burrell, born 06 Nov 1936, FL, married Alice Perry. Issue;

A. Charles Ashley Burrell

B. Cynthia Lynn Burrell

(2) Frank Ronald Burrell, born 15 Nov 1941, FL

(3) Thoms Alton Burrell, born 08 Jan 1944, married Patricia Williams. Issue;

A. John Thomas Burrell

B. Leah Burrell.

6. Gilbert Alton (Dilly) Burrell, born 04 May 1911, PA, died 12 Feb 1979, Alachua CO, FL, married Mildred Ellen Irvin, born 04 Mar 1913, died 25 Apr 1994, St Johns CO, FL.. Issue;

(1) Linda Marie Burrell, born 28 Aug 1945, FL married Robert Fox, son of Arthur Clement Fox and Minnie Lulu Miller, born 25 Jun 1940. Issue;

A. Ronald Fox

B. Barry Fox

C. Allen Fox

D. Dale Fox

Frank Rufus Burrell married 2nd, 1921, Emily Marie Pickering of Plymouth, Penn, born 17 Jan 1893, died 02 Dec 1973, Hastings, St Johns CO, FL. Issue;

7. Stanley Mortimer Burrell, born 25 Feb 1922, Flagler CO, FL, died 11 Dec 1967, Hastings, St Johns CO, FL, married 17 June 1949, Martha Jean Yegley, born 22 Jan 1923, died 25 Aug 2005, Marion CO, FL.

He was a farmer. He was born in Flagler CO, FL but moved to Hastings at an early age. He was a member of the United Meth Church and Hastings' Lodge #183 F&AM. Issue;

(1) Shelley Jean Burrell b 21 Feb 1951 m 28 Dee 1974 Charles Edward Allen (Chuck). Issue;

A. Timothy Edward Allen

B. Martha Rosanah Allen

C. Emily Jean Allen

(2) Stanley Mark Burrell, born 25 Aug 1952

(3) Lindsay Ann Burrell, born 04 Dec 1953, married 29 Dec 1978, Lloyd George Griffith. Issue;

A. Lauren Allison Griffith.

B. Layne Alexis Griffith.

8. Maurice Ivan Burrell, born 10 Sept 1926, Flagler CO, FL, died 24 Jun 1983, Jacksonville, Duval CO, FL, married Bernice Prevatt. Issue;

(1) Susan Marie Burrell, married FNU Holmes.

(2) Karen Maureen Burrell, married FNU Lightfoot.

(3) Maurice Ivan Burrell, Jr.

(4) Bernice Elaine Burrell, married FNU Manning.

(5) Melanie Kay Burrell, married FNU Andrew.

(6) John Kerin Burrell.

9. Charles Rufus Burrell, born 27 Jan 1929, Flagler CO, FL married Barbara Elizabeth Leonardy, dau of Clarence Raymond Leonardy and Pearl Inez Cody, born 07 Dec 1932. Issue;

(1) Charles Rufus Burrell Jr, born 22 Dec 1951, St Augustine, St Johns CO, FL, married Lois Burnett, born about 1950. Issue;

A. Jason Burrell.

B. Bryan C Burrell, born about 1979.

(2) Michael Gregary Burrell, born 04 Jan 1954, St Augustine, St Johns CO, FL, married Sharon Camp. Issue;

A. Gregary Burrell.

B. Scott Burrell.

C. Bradley Burrell.

(3) Lori Elissa Burrell, born 29 July 1955, St Augustine, St Johns CO, FL, married Dennis Shepherd. Issue;

A. Julie Shepherd.

B. Justin Shepherd.

(4) Mary Julia Burrell born and died 15 Aug 1957, St. Augustine, St Johns CO, FL and buried there.

Source: The First Families of Flagler by Mary Ketus Deen Holland who cited as her sources, Census and Martha Yegley Burrell.

Additional sources used by the compiler were: 1880 United States Federal Census, Eschol, Perry, Pennsylvania; 1900 United States Federal Census, Saville, Perry, Pennsylvania; 1910 United States Federal Census, Saville, Perry, Pennsylvania; 1920 United States Federal Census, Haw Creek, Flagler, Florida; The Flagler Tribune, 03 Aug 1922; Florida Death Index, 1877-1998; Social Security Death Index; and U.S. Public Records Index.

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