Nathan William Burton

25 April 1850–2 July 1933 (Age 83)
Howard Township, Gentry, Missouri, United States

The Life of Nathan William

When Nathan William Burton was born on 25 April 1850, in Howard Township, Gentry, Missouri, United States, his father, John Burton, was 37 and his mother, Jane Carter, was 33. He married Alice Jane Hallenbeck on 14 April 1870, in Dallas, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Glenwood Township, Phillips, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Phillipsburg Township, Phillips, Kansas, United States in 1930. He died on 2 July 1933, at the age of 83, and was buried in Phillipsburg Cemetery, Phillipsburg, Warren, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathan William Burton
1850–1933
Alice Jane Hallenbeck
1852–1934
Marriage: 14 April 1870
William Franklin Burton
1872–1920
Effie M Burton
1875–1952
Charles Floyd Burton
1878–1969
Rose O. Burton
1882–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 April 1870
Dallas, Iowa, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Andrew Burton

    Male1836–1859Male

    Elizabeth Burton

    Female1837–1906Female

    John Wesley Burton

    Male1839–1899Male

    George M Burton

    Male1845–Male

    Male1850–1933Male

World Events (8)

1860

Age 10

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1861

Age 11

No Civil War battles took place within the state boundaries of New Jersey, but its citizens participated extensively in the war. Volunteers that were turned away ended up serving in the militias of nearby states like Pennsylvania and New York. Whenever President Lincoln requested more troops, New Jersey responded quickly. In total, the state contributed over 88,000 soldiers (6,000 of which died).
1872 · The First National Park

Age 22

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place name that is very common in central and northern England. The derivation in most cases is from Old English burh ‘fort’ ( see Burke ) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nathan Burton in household of Alice J Burton, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Nathan Burton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Nathan Burton, "United States Census, 1900"

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