Earl Brewer Burchfield

31 May 1907–23 October 1964 (Age 57)
Attala, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Earl Brewer

When Earl Brewer Burchfield was born on 31 May 1907, in Attala, Mississippi, United States, his father, Thomas Jefferson Burchfield, was 42 and his mother, Mary Adaline Watts, was 27. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with JANIE ARNETTA MAE SPEARS. He lived in Beat 5, Attala, Mississippi, United States for about 30 years. He died on 23 October 1964, in Attala, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Parkway Cemetery, Kosciusko, Attala, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Earl Brewer Burchfield
1907–1964
JANIE ARNETTA MAE SPEARS
1913–1913
Eloise Burchfield
1931–
Clinton Burchfield
1932–1985

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Jefferson Burchfield

    Male1864–1920Male

    Mary Adaline Watts

    Female1880–1921Female

siblings

(4)

    Male1907–1964Male

    Levada M Burchfield

    Female1910–Female

    Johney Everette Burchfield

    Male1913–1919Male

    Minnie Louise Burchfield

    Female1920–2003Female

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1916 · Mississippi State Sanatorium for TB is Established

Age 9

The Mississippi State Sanatorium is a hospital used for tuberculosis patients. This lasted from 1918 to the 1950s. The Sanatorium has now been turned into a museum.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 16

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various minor places called Birchfield, from Old English birce ‘birch’ + feld ‘open country’, or a topographic name with the same meaning.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Earl A Burchfield, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Earle Burchfield in household of Thomas J Burchfield, "United States Census, 1910"

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