When Mary Ellen Burton was born on 27 July 1878, in Lincoln, Kentucky, United States, her father, William R Burton, was 41 and her mother, Minerva Acton, was 32. She married Haviland Ewell Reed on 10 April 1907, in Stanford, Lincoln, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in Magisterial District 3 Waynesburg, Lincoln, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Ludlow, Kenton, Kentucky, United States in 1930. She died on 20 December 1938, in Somerset, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Somerset City Cemetery, Somerset, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States.
English: habitational name from a placename 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’.
French (northeastern): regional variant of Berton .
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