Llewellyn Burghduff

20 September 1862–2 June 1923 (Age 60)
Coldwater, Branch, Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Llewellyn

When Llewellyn Burghduff was born on 20 September 1862, in Coldwater, Branch, Michigan, United States, his father, Jacob L Burghduf, was 42 and his mother, Lydia Ann Needham, was 37. He married Rosella Collins on 31 December 1904, in Barry, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Castleton Township, Barry, Michigan, United States in 1880. He died on 2 June 1923, in Rutland Township, Barry, Michigan, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Rutland Cemetery, Rutland Township, Barry, Michigan, United States.

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Llewellyn Burghduff
Rosella Collins
Marriage: 31 December 1904
James K. Burghdoff
Giles Burghduff
Graydon L. Burghduff
Margaret Rose Burghduff

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 December 1904Barry, Michigan, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 1
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated
    Age 17
    After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.

    Name Meaning

    See Lywelyn.

    Sources (15)

    • Llewllyn J Burghdoff, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Llewelyn J Burghduff in entry for Graydon L Burghduff and Carmelita Byington, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"
    • Llewellyn Burghduff, "United States Census, 1920"

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