Bourisaw
Washington County, Missouri

wh1935-1961
wh1961-1967
wh1967-1973


HENRY BOURISAW - was the son of Hannah or Mary E. Annie Boyer & Tojule Bourisaw
b: 16 May 1885, Mo.
d: 27 Dec. 1969, Wash. Co. Mo. - b: St. Joachim Cemetery, Old Mines, Mo.

On Sunday, August 9, 1936, the cornerstone was laid for the new St. Joseph church.  A stone cutter from DeSoto, John Norris, who taught Mr. Henry Bourisaw how to cut stone and Andrew Aubuchon worked with Mr. Bourisaw. The stone was gotten in Washington County near Washington State Park.   
 

m: 25 June 1919 - Theresa M. James - Old Mines, Mo. - Theresa was born 14 Apr. 1896 at Richwoods  - died 10 Oct. 1967, Cadet, Mo.
 

Children of Theresa & Henry Bourisaw:

Henrietta - 1920

James M. - b: 10 Oct. 1921 - d: 20 July 1944 - Mo. Pfc. 349 Inf. 88 Div. WW II

Bernard A. - 1922 - Postmaster of Cadet 1959

Adrian - 1925

Maryangelo - 1927

?Joseph - b:         d:          m:  Mildren O.

 

 

TOJULE THEODORE BOURISAW - CW Veteran - Corporal, Co. K, 25th Mo. Inf.
b:
7 Sept. 1841, Old Mines - WashCoMo
d: 16 Oct. 1917 - Old Mines - WashCoMo

m:  Mary E. Annie Boyer  - b: 11 Sept. 1844 - 10 Dec. 1945 - buried: St. Joachim Cem., Old Mines, Mo.

Childern of Mary & Tojule Bourisaw:

Robert - 1868

Rousan - 1870

George - 1880

Elizabeth

Dora

John - 1883

Henry - 1885

Bridget

Susan - 1889

 

 

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SOURCES:

1910 census -  Tojule, Annie & Henry are living in Union T., Washington Co., Mo.  Nearby are two Hopkins one was illegible the other was John Hopkins with wife Mary & children ?Mary?, Eli or Elis.
 

1930 Census:
The Henry Bourisaw family was living in St. Ferdinand T., St. Louis, Mo.
 

St. Joseph Catholic Church History
http://www.stjoachimchurch.com/stjoseph.htm
 

Rootsweb - Bourisaw
http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=lareau-20&id=I403974