Martha Adeline Averett

6 October 1929–28 January 1988 (Age 58)
Washington, Washington, Utah, United States

The Life of Martha Adeline

When Martha Adeline Averett was born on 6 October 1929, in Washington, Washington, Utah, United States, her father, James Franklin Averett, was 32 and her mother, Geneva Pectol, was 18. She married Murray Curtis Burgess on 4 December 1946, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Washington Election Precinct, Washington, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 28 January 1988, in Longview, Cowlitz, Washington, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Washington City Cemetery, Washington, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Murray Curtis Burgess
1923–2005
Martha Adeline Averett
1929–1988
Marriage: 4 December 1946
Elizabeth Burgess
1950–2020
Fredrick Curtis Burgess
1957–2010

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 December 1946
St. George, Washington, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1931

Age 2

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1931 · The Hogle Zoo

Age 2

Being supported through Salt Lake City taxes, the Hogle Zoo has been at its present location at the mouth of Emigration Canyon since 1931 on land donated by Mr. and Mrs. James A. Hogle. In 1936, the zoo purchased Princess Alice, an elephant, from a traveling circus. She gave birth to the first elephant born in Utah. His name was Prince Utah and he died at eleven months old. Current exhibits include various birds, mammals, and reptiles from around the world.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 16

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Everett .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Marth Aadeline Averett Burgess in household of Murray Burgess, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Adaline Martha Averett Burgess in household of Murray C Burgess, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Martha Adaline Averett Burgess in household of Murray Curtis Burgess, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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