William Warren Britton

5 January 1863–1 October 1956 (Age 93)
Milford, Jefferson, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of William Warren

When William Warren Britton was born on 5 January 1863, in Milford, Jefferson, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Warren Britton, was 20 and his mother, Sarah Jane Fuller, was 19. He married Grace B Adkins on 13 June 1903. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Kathio Township, Mille Lacs, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years and Oak Lawn Township, Crow Wing, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years. He died on 1 October 1956, in Brainerd, Crow Wing, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Crow Wing, Minnesota, United States.

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William Warren Britton
Grace B Adkins
Marriage: 13 June 1903
Robert Warren Britton
Clifford Britton
Bertha Etta Britton
Lloyd William Britton
Ruby Naomi Britton
Owen Elwood Britton
Catherin Britton
Lottie May Britton
Ethel Helen Britton

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13 June 1903


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World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 4

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 27

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Brittain .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Will Britton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William W Britton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Willie Brittian in household of Warren Brittian, "United States Census, 1870"

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