Temperance Elizabeth Burnett

25 January 1867–23 July 1943 (Age 76)
Wayne, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Temperance Elizabeth

When Temperance Elizabeth Burnett was born on 25 January 1867, in Wayne, Kentucky, United States, her father, Isaac N Burnett, was 23 and her mother, Mary Jane Hurt, was 23. She married John Wesley Slagle on 23 January 1888, in Wayne, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Magisterial District 4, Wayne, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Bevier Township, Macon, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 23 July 1943, in Bevier, Macon, Missouri, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Antioch Cemetery, Bevier, Macon, Missouri, United States.

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John Wesley Slagle
Temperance Elizabeth Burnett
Marriage: 23 January 1888
Cynthia Isabelle Slagle
Mary Lee Slagle
Charles Ross Slagle
Bertha Lee Slagle
John Dewey Slagle
Elsie May Slagle
Dollie Jane Slagle
Hubert Martin Slagle
Ruby Avanelle Slagle
Anna Lee Slagle

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23 January 1888
Wayne, Kentucky, United States


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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

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

Scottish and English: descriptive nickname from Old French burnete, a diminutive of brun ‘brown’ ( see Brown ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Slagel, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Tempa Burnell in household of Isaac Burnell, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elizabeth Slagle in household of John W Slagle, "United States Census, 1900"

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