Paul Edwards Burkhart

29 December 1904–1953 (Age 48)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Paul Edwards

When Paul Edwards Burkhart was born on 29 December 1904, in Iowa, United States, his father, Fredrick Burkhart, was 46 and his mother, Ida Gutheil, was 42. He married Alvina B King on 13 October 1924, in Woodbury, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota, United States in 1935 and Atlantic, Cass, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died in 1953, at the age of 49, and was buried in Willow Cemetery, Willow Township, Woodbury, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Paul Edwards Burkhart
1904–1953
Alvina B King
1906–1980
Marriage: 13 October 1924
Lenore Alvina Burkhart
1925–1925
Gloria Jeanette Burkhart
1926–2011
Cherry D Burkhart
1930–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 October 1924
Woodbury, Iowa, United States
children

(3)

    Lenore Alvina Burkhart

    Female1925–1925Female

    Gloria Jeanette Burkhart

    Female1926–2011Female

    Cherry D Burkhart

    Female1930–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Fredrick Burkhart

    Male1858–1931Male

    Ida Gutheil

    Female1862–1943Female

siblings

(10)

    Josephine Anna Burkhart

    Female1885–1971Female

    Female1886–1967Female

    Female1888–1973Female

    Elisabeth Burkhard

    Female1891–1976Female

    John Birkhardt

    Male1893–Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 9

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 14

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

German and Dutch: from the medieval personal name Burkhard, composed of the elements burg ‘fort’, ‘castle’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Paul E Burkhart, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Paul Burkhart, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Paul E Burkhart, "United States Census, 1930"

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