Merlin R Funderburg

13 April 1946–13 April 2015 (Age 69)
Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States

The Life of Merlin R

When Merlin R Funderburg was born on 13 April 1946, in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, his father, Wilmer C. Funderburg, was 25 and his mother, Rachel Alice Creswell, was 29. He died on 13 April 2015, in Miami, Ohio, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Donnelsville, Clark, Ohio, United States.

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Wilmer C. Funderburg
Rachel Alice Creswell
Merlin R Funderburg

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World Events (8)

1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 1

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 · Ohio state oficially admitted into the Union

Age 7

President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a law recognizing that Ohio was admitted into the Union, since it had previously slipped through the cracks. The official date of admittance was agreed upon as March 1, 1803, ratified as of May 19, 1953.
1965 · The Voting Rights Act

Age 19

The Voting Rights Act prohibits racial discrimination in voting. The Act secured the right to vote for minorities in the South. It also prohibits local governments from making any voting law that results in discrimination against any kind of minorities.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German von der Burg ‘from the castle’, occupational or topographic name for someone who lived and worked at a castle.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ohio, Birth Index, 1908-1964
  • Ohio Marriage Index, 1970, 1972-2007
  • U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

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