A word before I introduce my next subject..
I dedicate this Blog post to my niece Madison Case and my precious little baby angel nephew Lucas, who never lost his wings or suffered the burdens of this world. This is for you both...
Bessie F. "Mammie" Burden - Atherton - Rowen
|Map of McLean County, Kentucky|
To understand Bessie I studied the census records of her parents. Ora Taylor Burden and Ellis Burden worked very hard in Livermore all of their lives to care for their family.
|Ora Taylor Burden, Ellis Burden and Grandson Melvin Howard|