Lettie Ann Lish

29 September 1897–18 October 1975 (Age 78)
Dewey, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life of Lettie Ann

When Lettie Ann Lish was born on 29 September 1897, in Dewey, Box Elder, Utah, United States, her father, Marion Alexander Lish, was 45 and her mother, Martha Matilda Dewey, was 40. She married Augustus Ripley Burbank on 20 September 1916, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States in 1900 and Deweyville Election Precinct, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 18 October 1975, in Deweyville, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Deweyville, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Augustus Ripley Burbank
1895–1985
Lettie Ann Lish
1897–1975
Marriage: 20 September 1916
Augustus Lowell Burbank
1917–2007
Brigham Odell Burbank
1919–2013
Douglas R. Burbank
1921–1993
Marion Kenneth "Ken" Burbank
1924–2005

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 September 1916
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1902 · Old Main (Utah State University)

Age 5

The first building on the Utah State University Campus was named Old Main and is the oldest functioning academic building in Utah. It was built after the current site was approved unanimously by the Board of Trustees for the new college. Construction started in 1889 and the entire building was completed in 1902. During the Spanish Flu Epidemic in 1919, the building was used as a makeshift hospital to take care the effected residents in the surrounding area. Old Main was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1972. 
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 21

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: unexplained.Probably a shortened form of northern Irish and Scottish McLeish .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lettie A. Lish Burbank in household of Agustus Burbank, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Lettie A Lish Burbank in household of Augustus R Burbank, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Letty Ann Lish Burbank in household of Augustus R Burbank, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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