Ann Rey Burbank

Female1927–2 March 2008

Brief Life History of Ann Rey

When Ann Rey Burbank was born in 1927, in Hampton, Virginia, United States, her father, Paul Burbank, was 31 and her mother, Fannie Gibson, was 30. She married Robert Lance O'Neal on 1 May 1953, in Hampton, Virginia, United States. She lived in Wythe District, Elizabeth City, Virginia, United States in 1940 and Wake Forest, Wake, North Carolina, United States in 2008. She died on 2 March 2008, in Durham, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 81.

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Robert Lance O'Neal
Ann Rey Burbank
Marriage: 1 May 1953

Sources (7)

  • Annie Burbank, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ann Rey Burbank, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
  • Ann Rey Burbank O'Neal in entry for Margaret Lee O'Neal, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 May 1953Hampton, Virginia, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)


    Age 0

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

    1941 · Pentagon is Built in Arlington

    Age 14

    The Pentagon was developed as the Department of Defense had outgrown the other buildings were it was previous located.The groundbreaking for the Pentagon was on September 11, 1941. When the Pentagon was being built, it was determined that it could be no taller than four stories high. Colonel Leslie R. Groves was the supervisor of the project, he would later become known for helping on the Manhattan Project.

    1949 · NATO is Established

    Age 22

    The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name, perhaps from Burbank House in Dacre, Cumbria, possibly named with Old English burh ‘stronghold, manor’ + Old Danish banke ‘bank, ridge’.

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

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