Roscoe Burns Store Ledger

Roscoe Burns (23 November 1893 – 6 October 1965).

Born: Clay County, Kentucky

Died: Clay County, Kentucky

Buried: Maxaline Baker Cemetery, Oneida, Kentucky

Married (1st) Sarah Hensley (12 February 1898 – 13 July 1954)

Married (2nd) Sallie Barger

Children:

Ambrose Burns (11 September 1917 – 11 September 2011)

Willie Maye Burns (23 June 1921 – 23 October 2010)

Willard Jennings Burns (11 March 1930 – 16, April 1940)

Doris Jean Burns (15 May 1934 – )

Mary Rose Burns (18 April 1935 – 18 March 2011)

Olzie Burns (22 November 1936 – )

* Three children by second marriage

Veteran World War I

Roscoe operated a general store in Oneida, Kentucky. He maintained records in a ledger as to  debit owed others, earnings he was due, what his labor cost and what he was owed for goods and services. The following are images of the ledger circa 1940-50s.

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