Tabitha Burgess (1821-1906)
Tabitha Burgess
Sex: Female
Birth: 1821
Wales
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
Pennsylvania
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)

Birth[edit | edit source]

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

Immigration[edit | edit source]

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

Marriage to Oliver Walker[edit | edit source]

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

Children by Oliver Walker[edit | edit source]

Oliver and Tabitha had the following children:

Residence in 1850[edit | edit source]

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

Residence 1860-1880[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

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

Death[edit | edit source]

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

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