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274 i. Angelina6 Burks, born in GA.  She married Daniel Sullivan.
275 ii. Thomas Jefferson Burks, born in GA.  He married Sarah ?.
276 iii. Chesley Marion Burks.
277 iv. Avezena Burks.  She married Samuel Hollingsworth February 07, 1844 in Benton, AL.
278 v. Jackson Burks.
279 vi. Lydia J. Burks.  She married D. Sullivan.
280 vii. Nancy M. Burks.
281 viii. William Burks.

170.  James Lyon5 Burks (Miss4, John Peartree3, John Peartree2, Samuel1) was born April 18, 1791 in Edgefield Co., South Carolina or Lincoln Co., Georgia, and died May 09, 1866 in Damascus, Scott Co., MS.  He married (1) Martha Patsy Robinson September 19, 1811 in Randolph, Now Jasper, Georgia, daughter of John Robinson and Lydia Brinson/Brissor.  He married (2) Nancy Hutcheson July 1837.  He married (3) Eunice Fleming 1844.  He married (4) Sarah Horne July 19, 1864 in Forest, Scott, MS.

Notes for James Lyon Burks:
War of 1812 as a sergeant in Capt. Moses Thompson's Co., 3d (Copeland's)
Regiment of West Tenn. Militia, giving his residence as Lebanon, Wilson Co.
(This record from Adjutant's Generals (sic) Office, Wash., DC).

James Lyon(s) Burks moved, with a number of his children, from Georgia to Scott
County Mississippi between 1845 and 1850.

Information from research and records of Mary L. Akin 26 Jan. 1956.

Information from Beverly Janice Burks Romine

For BURKS information send E-mail to jbromine@hotmail.com

"James Lyon BURKS was born on 18 Apr 1791 in Edgefield Co., South Carolina or Lincoln Co., Georgia. He appeared on the census in 1830 in Talbot Co., Georgia. He appeared on the census in 1840 in Talbot Co., Georgia. He appeared on the census on 17 Aug 1850 in Scott Co., Mississippi. He appeared on the census on 12 Jun 1860 in Scott Co., Mississippi. He died on 9 May 1866 in Damascus, Scott Co., Mississippi. He was buried in Scott Co., Mississippi. Parents: Mr. John?? LYON and Ms. BURKS."

Apparently he was the bastard of John Lyon and Miss Burks.

Basil Burks gives birthplace as Lincoln, GA. H. R. Manning has Virginia.

More About James Lyon Burks:
Acceded: Scott Co., Mississippi

Notes for Martha Patsy Robinson:
H. R. Manning has Virginia birth place.