David Crawford Burton

10 March 1914–17 January 1985 (Age 70)
New York, United States

The Life of David Crawford

When David Crawford Burton was born on 10 March 1914, in New York, United States, his father, Crawford Burton, was 27 and his mother, Harriet Eckstein Bullock, was 20. He married Amanda Cassatt Cadwalader on 27 November 1963. He died on 17 January 1985, at the age of 70.

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David Crawford Burton
Amanda Cassatt Cadwalader
Marriage: 27 November 1963

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27 November 1963

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 3

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 21

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place name that is very common in central and northern England. The derivation in most cases is from Old English burh ‘fort’ ( see Burke ) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • David Burton in household of Cranford Burton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • David C Burton in household of Crawford Burton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • David C Burton, "New York, State Census, 1915"

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