John F. Burt

Brief Life History of John F.

When John F. Burt was born in September 1864, in Goshen, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Harris Moses Burt, was 29 and his mother, Elvira A Fuller, was 29. He married Ella M Feathers on 28 August 1890, in Fort Edward, Washington, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Glens Falls, Warren, New York, United States in 1880 and Warren, New York, United States in 1900. He died on 27 January 1958, in Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Glens Falls Cemetery, Glens Falls, Warren, New York, United States.

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John F. Burt
1864–1958
Ella M Feathers
1870–1953
Marriage: 28 August 1890
Marshall Feathers Burt
1891–1973
Marion Lockwood Burt
1893–1976

Sources (14)

  • John F Burt, "United States 1950 Census"
  • John F Burt, "Find A Grave Index"
  • John F Burt in entry for Howard ? Hull, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"

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1865

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

1865 · The Assassination of a President

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English (southern): variant of Bird , Bright , or Burd .

German: Middle High German burt ‘that which is due or proper’, therefore a nickname for someone who has fulfilled his obligations properly.

Jewish (from Poland and Ukraine): variant of Burd .

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

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