Phebe Ellen Huey

2 February 1870–27 January 1923 (Age 53)
Huey, Clinton, Illinois, United States

The Life of Phebe Ellen

When Phebe Ellen Huey was born on 2 February 1870, in Huey, Clinton, Illinois, United States, her father, Andrew J Huey, was 33 and her mother, Mary May Myers, was 32. She married Cleburn Fairfax Burns on 27 October 1891, in Golden City, Barton, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. She lived in Galena Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States in 1910. She died on 27 January 1923, in Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Cleburn Fairfax Burns
1869–1912
Phebe Ellen Huey
1870–1923
Marriage: 27 October 1891
Gaynelle Burns
1895–
Eva Burns
1896–1924
Minnie Jewel Burns
1899–1973
Grace Huey Burns
1902–1958
Opal Luella Burns
1905–
William Dean Burns
1908–1973
Esther May Burns
1911–

Spouse and Children

    Cleburn Fairfax Burns

    Male1869–1912Male

    Female1870–1923Female

MARRIAGE
27 October 1891
Golden City, Barton, Missouri, United States
children

(7)

    Gaynelle Burns

    Female1895–Female

    Eva Burns

    Female1896–1924Female

    Female1899–1973Female

    Female1902–1958Female

    Opal Luella Burns

    Female1905–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1871

Age 1

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

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.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 15

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Name Meaning

1 English and northern Irish: from a pet form of Hugh .2 Irish: variant of Hoey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Phebe Burns in household of C F Burns, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Febe Burns in household of C F Burns, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Phobe Hury in entry for Eva Burns, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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