Patrick Henry Burns

8 June 1888–9 July 1953 (Age 65)
Maple Grove, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Patrick Henry

Patrick Henry Burns was born on 8 June 1888, in Maple Grove, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States. He died on 9 July 1953, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc, Wisconsin Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

Patrick Henry Burns
1888–1953
Elsie Camilla Shimek
1891–1965

Spouse and Children

World Events (3)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 19

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stream or streams, from the Middle English nominative plural or genitive singular of burn ( see Bourne ).2 Scottish: variant of Burnhouse, habitational name from a place named with burn ‘stream’ + house ‘house’.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Broin ( see Byrne ).

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

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  • Patrick Henry Burns, "Find A Grave Index"

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