Andrew Hill Burt

21 October 1828–25 August 1883 (Age 54)
Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Andrew Hill

When Andrew Hill Burt was born on 21 October 1828, in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Andrew Burt, was 24 and his mother, Isabella Hill, was 24. He married Ann Olivia Arnold Box on 16 April 1854, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 11 sons and 2 daughters. He registered for military service in 1866. In 1880, at the age of 52, his occupation is listed as city marshall in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died on 25 August 1883, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Andrew Hill Burt
Ann Olivia Arnold Box
Marriage: 16 April 1854
Andrew Box Burt
Joseph William Box Burt
Andrew John Burt
Elijah Box Burt
Ann Olivia Box Burt
James Box Burt
William Box Burt
John Box Burt
Ellen Isabella Box Burt
Richard Henry Box Burt
David Moroni Box Burt
Daniel Box Burt
Parley Box Burt

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 April 1854Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1832 · The Scottish Reform Act
    Age 4
    The Scottish Reform Act was introduced by Parliament that introduced changes to the election laws in Scotland. The Act didn’t change the method of how the counties elected members but adopted a different solution for each pair of counties. Ultimately, it brought about boundary changes so that some burghs would have more say for the country than others.
    Age 15
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    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 .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Andew Burt & Isabella Hill parents of John Davidson Burt.

    Andrew and Isabella Burt came to America on the ship BERLIN which left Liverpool, England, on 5 Sep 1849 and arrived in New Orleans, Louisiana, on 23 Oct 1849. The church leader was James G. Brown. …

    Sources (91)

    • Andrew Burt, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Andrew H in entry for John Morley Burt and Bertha A Hanchett, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Andrew Burt in entry for Mary Olivia Burt Woolley, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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