Robert Martin Burton

12 May 1876–1 June 1938 (Age 62)
Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States

The Life of Robert Martin

When Robert Martin Burton was born on 12 May 1876, in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, Robert Walton Burton, was 50 and his mother, Mary Ann Matthews, was 24. He married Mary Alberta Card on 25 December 1899, in Davis, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. In 1930, at the age of 54, his occupation is listed as farmer in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States. He died on 1 June 1938, in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Martin Burton
1876–1938
Mary Alberta Card
1882–1964
Marriage: 25 December 1899
Silas Walton Burton
1901–1968
Erma Burton
1903–1994
Robert Sterling Burton
1905–1990
Clifford Card Burton
1906–1964
Leland Mathew Burton
1907–1974
Alberta Burton
1909–1943
Ethel Burton
1911–1995
Lowell Card Burton
1912–1961
Melba A. Burton
1914–1998
Allan Keith Burton
1915–1942

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 December 1899
Davis, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 6

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 20

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place name 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’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert Martin Burton, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Robert Martin Burton, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Robert M Burton, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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