Helen Jane Burdge

1923–1985 (Age 62)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Helen Jane

When Helen Jane Burdge was born in 1923, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Bruce Washington Burdge, was 28 and her mother, Eva Jane Book, was 27. She married Melvin Lawrence Rice on 20 March 1948, in Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States. She lived in Tell Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Blairs Mills, Tell Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died in 1985, at the age of 62, and was buried in Tell Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Melvin Lawrence Rice
Helen Jane Burdge
Marriage: 20 March 1948

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    Melvin Lawrence Rice



20 March 1948
Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 0

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

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Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 18

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: southwestern dialect variant of Bridge , from a metathesized form of Old English brycg. Compare Burge .

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

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  • Helen Burdge in household of Bruce Burdge, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Helen Burdge in household of Bruce Burdge, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Helen Jane Burdge, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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