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BURNSIDE (Soundex B652) — See also BOURNS, BURN, BURNS, BURNSTAD, BYRNSIDE, CONSIDER, CONSIDINE, CURNS, FEARNSIDE, FURNSIDE, GURNSEY, IRONSIDE, TURNSTONE, WERNSING.

  BURNSIDE: See also Henry Samuel Baird — William Burnside Buffum — William Leighton Carss — Frederick B. Piatt — Ossian Ray — Ambrose Everett Burnside Stephens
  Burnside, A. Roy — of Zephyrhills, Pasco County, Fla. Mayor of Zephyrhills, Fla., 2000-02. Still living as of 2002.
  Burnside, Ambrose Everett (1824-1881) — also known as Ambrose E. Burnside — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Born in Liberty, Union County, Ind., May 23, 1824. Republican. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; Governor of Rhode Island, 1866-69; U.S. Senator from Rhode Island, 1875-81; died in office 1881. Member, National Rifle Association. Died in Bristol, Bristol County, R.I., September 13, 1881 (age 57 years, 113 days). Interment at Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, R.I.
  Relatives: Son of Edghill Burnside and Pamela (Brown) Burnside.
  Politician named for him: A. E. B. Stephens
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Burnside, Aurelle (1889-1973) — of El Dorado, Union County, Ark. Born in Hillsboro, Union County, Ark., September 16, 1889. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1936. Female. Died in El Dorado, Union County, Ark., 1973 (age about 83 years). Interment at Arlington Memorial Park, El Dorado, Ark.
  Burnside, Burnie See Maurice Gwinn Burnside
  Burnside, Charles H. — of West Virginia. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Burnside, D. A. — of Lancaster, Coos County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Burnside, G. C. — of Humansville, Polk County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Burnside, George W. — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Republican. Mayor of Sioux Falls, S.Dak., 1900-06, 1909-24, 1929-34; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Burnside, Guy H. — of Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burnside, J. B. — of Thomson, McDuffie County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Burnside, J. C. — also known as Jim Burnside — of Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County; elected 1946; defeated, 1948, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burnside, J. P. — of Kentucky. Delegate to Kentucky secession convention, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Burnside, James G. — of Vandalia, Fayette County, Ill. Democrat. U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, 1918-22; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Burnside, Jim See J. C. Burnside
  Burnside, M. G. 'Burnie' See Maurice Gwinn Burnside
  Burnside, Maurice Gwinn (1902-1991) — also known as M. G. 'Burnie' Burnside — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Born near Columbia, Richland County, S.C., August 23, 1902. Democrat. U.S. Representative from West Virginia 4th District, 1949-53, 1955-57; defeated, 1946, 1952, 1956; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1960. Presbyterian. Member, Moose; Rotary. Died in Wilson, Wilson County, N.C., February 2, 1991 (age 88 years, 163 days). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Burnside, Roy See A. Roy Burnside
  Burnside, Thomas (1782-1851) — of Pennsylvania. Born near Newton Stewart, County Tyrone, Ireland (now Northern Ireland), July 28, 1782. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state senate 13th District, 1811-12, 1823-26; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 9th District, 1815-16; district judge in Pennsylvania, 1815-19, 1826-41; justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1845-51; died in office 1851. Died in Germantown, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., March 25, 1851 (age 68 years, 240 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Bellefonte, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


BURNSTAD (Soundex B652) — See also BARNSTABLE, BJORNSTAD, BOURNS, BRANSTAD, BRONSTAD, BRUNSTAD, BURN, BURNS, BURNSIDE, CURNS, FIRNSTAHL, FURNSIDE, GURNSEY, JERNSTAD, TURNSTONE.

A. C. Burnstad Burnstad, A. C. (b. 1853) — of Watertown, Codington County, S.Dak.; Kent, Codington County, S.Dak.; Florence, Codington County, S.Dak. Born in Norway, 1853. Republican. Farmer; member of South Dakota state house of representatives, 1901-04, 1909-12 (28th District 1901-04, 31st District 1909-12). Norwegian ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903


BURNTON (Soundex B653) — See also BRANTON, BRENTANO, BRENTON, BRINTON, BRUNTON, BRYANTON, BUNTON, BURN, BURTON, DARNTON, DORNTON, THORNTON.

  BURNTON: See also Hugh Burnton Mitchell


BURNWORTH (Soundex B656) — See also DONWORTH, HAINWORTH, KENWORTHEY, KENWORTHY, LEAVENWORTH, STANWORTH, TURNWALL, WORTH.

  Burnworth, Job C. — of Columbia City, Whitley County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Columbia City, Ind., 1922-33 (acting, 1922-24). Burial location unknown.


BUROKAS (Soundex B622) — See also BROKAMP, BROKAR, BROKAW, BURON, KOKAS, MASIOKAS, SHESTOKAS, SOROKA, SROKA, STACIOKAS, TAMBURO, THEOKAS, TOKASH, TOKASZ.

  Burokas, John — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


BURON (Soundex B650) — See also BARON, BIRON, BORON, BORRON, BOURN, BOWRON, BRON, BROUN, BRUNO, BURDON, BUREN, BURN, BUROKAS, BURRON, BURSON, BURTON, BYRON, DURONCELET, MAHURON, TAMBURO, THOURON.

  BURON: See also Buron B. Begley — Buron Rogers Fitts — Buron W. Sanborn


BURPEE (Soundex B610) — See also BURPO, TURPEAU, TURPEN, WURPEL.

  BURPEE: See also McNeil Seymour — Burpee L. Steeves
Samuel J. Burpee Burpee, Samuel J. (b. 1837) — of Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich., June 25, 1837. Republican. Tinner; mayor of Marshall, Mich., 1873-74; postmaster at Marshall, Mich., 1874-84. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Stanford Burpee and Mary Ann (Cummings) Burpee; married, August 30, 1856, to Mary Elizabeth Van Blarcon.
  Image source: History of Calhoun County (1877)
  Burpee, William A. — of Rocky Hill, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Rocky Hill, 1946; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BURPO (Soundex B610) — See also BORUP, BURPEE.

  Burpo, William B. — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1908-09. Burial location unknown.


BURQUE (Soundex B620) — See also BORCH, BORCK, BORK, BOURK, BOURKE, BOURQUE, BOURQUIN, BURCH, BURK, BURKE, URQUHART.

  Burque, Henri Alphonse (b. 1879) — of Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H., September 20, 1879. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Nashua, N.H., 1920-24; superior court judge in New Hampshire, 1924-41; justice of New Hampshire state supreme court, 1941-47. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Catholic Order of Foresters; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Alphonse Burque and Marie Louise (Dutilly) Burque; married, August 23, 1906, to Mabel M. Budro.


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