Joseph Burdette

27 July 1855–8 July 1920 (Age 64)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph

When Joseph Burdette was born on 27 July 1855, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Joseph Bull, was 23 and his mother, Emma Green, was 27. He married Elizabeth Ann Wilding on 15 July 1876, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 8 July 1920, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Burdette
Elizabeth Ann Wilding
Marriage: 15 July 1876
Emma Josephine Bull
Dr. Joseph Wilding Bull Burdette
Lizzie Leone Burdette or Bull
Hubert LeRoy Burdette or Bull
Burdette Preston Burdette or Bull
Ruth Burdette or Bull
Elsie Burdette or Bull
Olive Burdette or Bull
Walter Raymond Burdette or Bull
Sidney Marcellus Burdette or Bull
Melvin Laurence Burdette or Bull

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 July 1876Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 8
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 8
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 20
    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

    English: altered form of Burdett .Altered form of French Burdet, a cognate of Burdin . Altered ending reflects the Canadian and American French practice of sounding the final -t.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Why different sir name

    Greg Wyner says there was a story that Joseph Bull jr and Joseph Bull sr got in an argument either about money or over other factors. The argument caused Joseph jr to change his last name from Bull to …

    Sources (53)

    • Joseph Bull in entry for Bull, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
    • Joseph Bull in household of Joseph Bull, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Joseph Burdette in entry for Clarence Wood and Ruth Burdette, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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