Jesse Burton Surrett

18 April 1901–5 September 1988 (Age 87)
Calhoun, Alabama, United States

The Life of Jesse Burton

When Jesse Burton Surrett was born on 18 April 1901, in Calhoun, Alabama, United States, his father, John William Surrett, was 31 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Potts, was 28. He married Francis Eva Ward on 5 October 1945, in Election Precinct 29 Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama, United States. He lived in Weaver, Calhoun, Alabama, United States in 1920. He died on 5 September 1988, in Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama, United States.

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Jesse Burton Surrett
Francis Eva Ward
Marriage: 5 October 1945

Spouse and Children

5 October 1945
Election Precinct 29 Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama, United States

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1912 · Alabama Equal Suffrage Association Formed

Age 11

The Alabama Equal Suffrage Association was founded in Birmingham to fight for the voting rights of white women.

Age 26

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Origin uncertain:1. perhaps a variant of English Syrett . 2. possibly an Americanized spelling of French Suret ( see Surette ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Berton Surrett in household of John W Surrett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jesse Burton Surrett, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Jesse Burton Surrett, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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