George W. Burrill married Martha Austin, 31 Jan 1856

George Washington Burrill and Martha (Austin) Burrill taken in LeMars photo date unknown.  George and Martha married in 1856, Dubuque, (Dubuque), Iowa where they farmed and all eleven of their children were born.  They moved to Johnson Township, (Plymouth), Iowa in 1883 and farmed 160 acres there until retiring in 1902, when they sold the farm and moved to LeMars.


From the Burrill Family Bible, originally belonging to George Washington and Martha (Austin) Burrill.  This page records their wedding information.  Transcription:  This certifies that George W. Burrill of Dubuque, Iowa and Martha Austin of Dubuque, Iowa were united by me in the bonds of holy matrimony at Dubuque, Iowa on the 31st day of January in the year of our Lord 1856.  In presence of Mr. & Mrs. John Austin and Mr. & Mrs. Geo. Burrill.  Signed--Henry Wm. Reed, Elder.     (The Mr. and Mrs. George Burrill who were witnesses were George W.'s father and step-mother.  The elder Burrills are buried at the Adaville Cemetery.)  



Children of George W. & Martha Burrill:

John Burrill
Robert B. Burrill, 1858-1921 (married Rose Montagne)
George Henry Burrill, 1860-1932 (married Mary J. Tullis)
Mary Burrill, d. abt 1943 age 81(married John Franklin Urie)
Sadie Burrill, (married name was Brown)
William Wesley "W.W." Burrill, 1867-1935 (married Ella E. Stinton)
James W. "J.W." Burrill, 1869-1920 (married Miss Izard)
Emma Burrill (never married)
Ida Burrill, 1874-1920 (married John Tullis)
Agnes Martha Burrill 1877-1959 (married Thomas W. Hinde)
Edith Irene Burrill, 1879-1920 (married H. N. Kern)


George W. Burrill
b. 17 Jan 1836
d. 23 Dec 1924

His Obituary


Martha Austin Burrill
b. 18 Oct 1837
d.06 Feb 1913

Her Obituary





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