Howard Burnette Byrge

30 January 1933–16 January 1996 (Age 63)
Twin Branch, McDowell, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Howard Burnette

When Howard Burnette Byrge was born on 30 January 1933, in Twin Branch, McDowell, West Virginia, United States, his father, Earl Arthur Byrge, was 23 and his mother, Myrtle M. Smith, was 19. He married Retha Marie Harrah on 8 October 1958, in Prosperity, Raleigh, West Virginia, United States. He lived in Slab Fork Magisterial District, Raleigh, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 16 January 1996, in Raleigh, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 62.

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Howard Burnette Byrge
Retha Marie Harrah
Marriage: 8 October 1958

Spouse and Children

8 October 1958
Prosperity, Raleigh, West Virginia, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Earl Arthur Byrge





World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 2

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.
1935 · The Social Security Act

Age 2

This Act was created a basic right to a pension in old age, and insurance against unemployment.

Age 17

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of English or German Burge .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Howard Burge in household of Earl Burge, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Howard B Byrge, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Howard Bernitte Byrge, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

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