John Thomas Burgess was born 1844 in Jefferson, Missouri, USA to Thomas Burgess and Mary Ann Cadwallader and died 20 April 1899 Jefferson, Missouri, USA of unspecified causes. He married Phebe Eliza Laffoon 24 September 1865 in Jefferson, Missouri, United States.
|Offspring of John Thomas Burgess and Phebe Eliza Laffoon|
|James Elijah Burgess||15 September 1866 Jefferson County, Missouri, United States||13 November 1905 Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado, United States||Irene Livicia Wilhite (1863-1955)|
|Catherine Amelia Burgess|
|John Harvey Burgess|
|Clarence Alexander Burgess|
|Hetty Pearl Burgess|