George Warren Burnett

2 April 1893–2 December 1985 (Age 92)
Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States

The Life of George Warren

When George Warren Burnett was born on 2 April 1893, in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States, his father, Henry Whitney Burnett, was 45 and his mother, Josephine Amanda Fuller, was 39. He married Mildred Margaret Kennedy on 12 July 1915, in Niagara Falls, Niagara, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Welland, Ontario, Canada in 1911 and Kenmore, Erie, New York, United States in 1930. He died on 2 December 1985, in Bradenton, Manatee, Florida, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Palmetto, Manatee, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Warren Burnett
Mildred Margaret Kennedy
Marriage: 12 July 1915
Mildred Margaret Burnett

Spouse and Children

12 July 1915
Niagara Falls, Niagara, New York, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Henry Whitney Burnett


    Josephine Amanda Fuller




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 13

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

Age 24

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: descriptive nickname from Old French burnete, a diminutive of brun ‘brown’ ( see Brown ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George W Burnett, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George W Burnett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George W Burnett, "United States Census, 1930"

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