When Alexander Burt was born on 8 April 1837, in Torryburn, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Andrew Burt, was 23 and his mother, Elizabeth Dunlop, was 24. He married Agnes Watson on 11 June 1858, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1851 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860. He registered for military service in 1858. He died on 14 February 1913, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.
English (southern): variant of Bird , Bright , or Burd .
German: Middle High German burt ‘that which is due or proper’, therefore a nickname for someone who has fulfilled his obligations properly.
Jewish (from Poland and Ukraine): variant of Burd .
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Just one week after his nineteenth birthday, on 15 April 1856, Alec left his native Scotland to join the Saints in Zion. Along with 763 other Saints, under the direction of Elder James G. Wil …
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