Gale William Burnett

17 October 1945–11 October 2003 (Age 58)
Chico, Butte, California, United States

The Life of Gale William

When Gale William Burnett was born on 17 October 1945, in Chico, Butte, California, United States, his father, Marvin Garrett Burnett, was 38 and his mother, Norine Hazel Garner, was 30. He died on 11 October 2003, at the age of 57, and was buried in Chico, Butte, California, United States.

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Marvin Garrett Burnett
Norine Hazel Garner
Gale William Burnett

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World Events (8)

1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 2

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.
1953 · Grizzly Bear Becomes State Animal

Age 8

The California grizzly bear became designated as the state animal in 1953.
1961 · The Twenty-Third Amendment

Age 16

The Twenty-third Amendment gives the residents in the District of Columbia the right to vote in presidential elections and to give the district electors in the Electoral College.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Gale Burnett in entry for Marvin Garrett Burnett, "California, Napa and Butte Counties, Obituaries, 1866-1992"
  • Gale W Burnett, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Gale William Burnett, "California Birth Index, 1905-1995"

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