Carl Donald Burris

16 December 1925–5 March 1985 (Age 59)
Miller, Missouri, Usa

The Life of Carl Donald

When Carl Donald Burris was born on 16 December 1925, his father, Charles Ray Burris, was 42 and his mother, Elsie Elodie Cathcart, was 39. He lived in Saline Township, Miller, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 5 March 1985, at the age of 59, and was buried in Eldon, Miller, Missouri, United States.

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Carl Donald Burris
Mary Elizabeth Werntz

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    Mary Elizabeth Werntz


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    Elsie Elodie Cathcart




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World Events (8)


Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 6

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.

Age 16

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Burrows .2 Possibly an altered form of German Börries or Borr(i)es ( see Burress ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Donald Burris in household of Charles Burris, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Donald Burris in household of Charles R Burris, "United States Census, 1930"

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