Ellen Burton

Female21 September 1858–11 February 1956

Brief Life History of Ellen

When Ellen Burton was born on 21 September 1858, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Lamb Burton, was 30 and her mother, Ann Holmes, was 32. She had at least 6 sons and 4 daughters with Mark Ephraim Beazer. She lived in Alberta, Canada in 1916 and Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada in 1926. She died on 11 February 1956, in Cardston, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 97, and was buried in Cardston, Alberta, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Mark Ephraim Beazer
Ellen Burton
Mr. Beazer
Viola Anne Beazer
Laura Hannah Beazer
Royal Mark Beazer
Alvin Ephraim Beazer
Delbert James Beazer
Sterling William Beazer
Amy Ellen Beazer
Heber Beazer
Jennie May Beazer

Sources (27)

  • Ellen Beazer in household of Mark Ephraim Beazer, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ellen Burton Beazer in household of Mark Ephraim Beazer, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Ellen Burton, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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Children (10)

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Siblings (9)

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World Events (8)


Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


Age 11



Age 26

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a placename that is very common in central and northern England. The derivation in most cases is from Old English burh ‘fort’ (see Burke ) + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’.

French (northeastern): regional variant of Berton .

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

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Ellen Burton Beazer - Her history as she told it in her 95th year to granddaughter Laura D. Cahoon

Robert Lamb Burton's Daughter ELLEN BURTON BEAZER History of Ellen Burton Beazer as she told it in her 95th year, to her granddaughter, Laura D. Cahoon: September 21, 1858, the day I was born, th …

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