Epaphroditus T Burns


Personal and Family Information

Epaphroditus was born on 22 APR 1829 in Halifax, Virginia, the son of Richard Burns and Sara Essex.

He died on 1 MAR 1900. The place is not known.

His wife was Martha J Gwinn, who he married on 10 NOV 1851 in Carroll county tennessee. Their nine known children were Elizabeth Harris (1852-1931), John Alexander (1854-1928), Martha Louise (1857-1894), William T (1859-?), Alice P (1863-?), Mary E (1865-?), James C (1867-?), Rowan L (1869-?) and Sarah Loveina (1869-1946).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Epaphroditus T Burns


Richard Burns


Sara Essex


Edward Essex


Elizabeth Moore





Birth22 APR 1829
Place: Halifax, Virginia
Death1 MAR 1900
BurialWeakley, Tenn.


Note 1

!Source: Ester Thomas Burns Jr.

Firsr name is probably Homer. A Homer Burns & J A Burns had personal Knowledge that David Lafayette Cabe served in the confedert army 1862 to1865. Widow's application for pensiom. Homer Eric Burns Was not born untill 1890. posiable father E. T. Burns weakley county tenn