Mary Margaret Burlingame

Female20 January 1909–25 January 1945

Brief Life History of Mary Margaret

When Mary Margaret Burlingame was born on 20 January 1909, in Middleton Township, Columbiana, Ohio, United States, her father, Joseph Ellsworth Burlingame, was 44 and her mother, Sarah Ellen Thomas, was 43. She married Ralph Burson on 20 July 1928, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Middleton, Columbiana, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 25 January 1945, in Unity, Columbiana, Ohio, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Negley, Columbiana, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ralph Burson
1898–1956
Mary Margaret Burlingame
1909–1945
Marriage: 20 July 1928
Edwin Ralph BURSON
1930–2007
Howard Albert Burson
1932–2019
Ellen Louise Burson
1934–2012
Lenora Janet BURSON
1937–1965
James A. Burson
1940–
John Frederick Burson
1943–2016

Sources (10)

  • Mary Burson in household of Ralph Burson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Burlingame, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Mary M Burson, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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  • Marriage
    20 July 1928Columbiana, Ohio, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)

    1910 · The BSA is Made

    Age 1

    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

    1910 · The Mann Act

    Age 1

    This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.

    1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

    Age 10

    The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Burlingham in Norfolk ‘homestead (Old English hām) of Bærla's or Byrla's people’, or from Birlingham in Worcestershire ‘enclosure (Old English hamm) of Byrla's people’. This surname is now rare in Britain.

    History: Joel Burlingame was a Methodist exhorter and lay preacher at New Berlin, NY, in the 1820s. His son Anson Burlingame, born in New Berlin in 1820, headed the first diplomatic mission to China and negotiated the Burlingame Treaty (1868).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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