John Alexander Burgoon

19 December 1851–11 February 1941 (Age 89)
Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of John Alexander

When John Alexander Burgoon was born on 19 December 1851, in Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Burgoon, was 23 and his mother, Julia A Adams, was 27. He married Susan Ann McMullen on 17 June 1874, in Saint Augustine, Clearfield Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Pennsylvania, United States in 1870 and Saint Augustine, Clearfield Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. He died on 11 February 1941, in Altoona, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Saint Augustine, Clearfield Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Alexander Burgoon
1851–1941
Susan Ann McMullen
1855–1900
Marriage: 17 June 1874
Alexander Harry Burgoon
1875–1896
Mary Margaret Burgoon
1877–1964
Jane Burgoon
1878–1911
Joseph James Burgoon
1880–1969
James Martin Burgoon
1882–1948
Isadore Burgoon
1884–1960
Bridget Burgoon
1885–1974
Susan Burgoon
1887–1889
Mary Magdalene Burgoon
1889–1900
Margaret Mary Burgoon
1889–1971
Bertha Jane Burgoon
1891–1948
Julia Ann Burgoon
1895–1896

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 June 1874Saint Augustine, Clearfield Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
    Age 12
    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 24
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Variant of English Burgoyne .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Burgoyne

    Sources (15)

    • John A Burgoon in household of Wm Burgoon, "United States Census, 1870"
    • John Burgoon, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Robert Burgoon, "United States Census, 1880"

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