Emma Gertrude Bell Burns


Personal and Family Information

Emma was born on 8 FEB 1897 in Indian Tterritory, Chickashaw Nation, the daughter of John Alexander Burns and Mattie Angeline Cabe.

She died on 27 FEB 1978. The place is not known.

She had three marriages/partners. Her first husband was Earl Smith Glasscock, who she married on 16 NOV 1913. The place has not been found. Their three known children were Helen Opal (1913-1916), Ruby Hazel (1916-?) and Clarence Gee (1918-?).

Her second husband was W.A.? William? Hollingsworth, who she married on 1 MAY 1946. The place has not been found. They had no known children.

Her third husband was Lief Blanehard West, who she married on 21 JUL 1937. The place has not been found. They had no known children.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Emma Gertrude Bell Burns


John Alexander Burns


Epaphroditus T Burns


Richard Burns


Sara Essex


Martha J Gwinn


Edward Gwinn


Martha Polly Moore


Mattie Angeline Cabe


David Lafayette Cabe






Louisa Miller


Noah Miller


Martha Lindsay



Birth8 FEB 1897
Place: Indian Tterritory, Chickashaw Nation
Death27 FEB 1978


Note 1

!Source: Ester Thomas Burns Jr., Patrick Winckler’s grandfather