Florence Burnett

about 1884–
Clay Township, Linn, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Florence

When Florence Burnett was born about 1884, in Clay Township, Linn, Missouri, United States, her father, Ensign Burnett, was 52 and her mother, Sarah A. Harvey, was 42. She lived in Lockwood, Dade, Missouri, United States in 1910.

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Ensign Burnett
Sarah A. Harvey
Anna Rebecca Burnett
Florence Burnett
Jennie Alethia Burnett
Thomas Gilbert Erie Burnett
Mary Bell Burnett
Sarah Ella Burnett
Orie Hulet Burnett

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World Events (8)

Age 2
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
Age 20
St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 32
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: descriptive nickname from Old French burnete, a diminutive of brun ‘brown’ ( see Brown ).

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

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Sources (1)

  • Florence Burnett in household of Ensign B Burnett, "United States Census, 1910"

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