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BURRUM (Soundex B650) — See also BOERUM, BORUM, BURR, BURRUS, BURRUSS, BURUM, STURRUP, WARRUM.

  BURRUM: See also Jack Foust Matlock, Jr.


BURRUS (Soundex B620) — See also BARRUS, BOROUGHS, BURR, BURRES, BURRIS, BURROUGHS, BURROUS, BURROWS, BURRUM, BURRUSS, CABARRUS, CENARRUSA, RUBUS, STURRUP.

  BURRUS: See also Judith Marvel Aitken — Philip Doddridge McCulloch, Jr. — Floyd L. Snyder, Sr.
  Burrus, John T. (b. 1877) — of High Point, Guilford County, N.C. Born in Surry County, N.C., 1877. Democrat. Physician; surgeon; member of North Carolina state senate 17th District, 1931-35. Baptist. Member, Rotary; Freemasons; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Elks; Junior Order. Burial location unknown.
  Burrus, Judith Marvel See Judith Marvel Aitken
  Burrus, Robert L., Jr. — of Richmond, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


BURRUSS (Soundex B620) — See also BARRUS, BOROUGHS, BURR, BURRESS, BURRISS, BURROUGHS, BURROUS, BURROWS, BURRUM, BURRUS, CABARRUS, CENARRUSA, RUBUS, RUSS, STURRUP.

  BURRUSS: See also Aaron Venable Brown
  Burruss, J. E. See John Edward Burruss
  Burruss, John Edward (b. 1910) — also known as J. E. Burruss — of Miami, Saline County, Mo. Born in Miami, Saline County, Mo., January 6, 1910. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Saline County, 1943-46. Burial location unknown.
  Burruss, Melvin (born c.1946) — of Peekskill, Westchester County, N.Y. Born about 1946. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Burruss, Nathaniel P. (1844-1905) — of Norfolk, Va. Born in Richmond, Va., December 17, 1844. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; banker; Vice-Consul for Portugal in Norfolk, Va., 1865-77, 1900-01; his bank failed in 1897. While buying tickets at a railway office, he fell, suffered a severe hip injury, and was hospitalized; this was two hours before his daughter's cheduled wedding, on September 9, 1905; the wedding venue was hastily changed to his bedside; died less than 30 days later, in St. Vincent's Hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 6, 1905 (age 60 years, 293 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Norfolk, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Cicero Burruss (1819-1885) and Adelaide Octavia (Charter) Burruss (1825-1874); married, September 15, 1868, to Magaret Walters Dey (1844-1917).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Burruss, Robert Sidney (1882-1942) — also known as Robert S. Burruss — of Lynchburg, Va. Born in Campbell County, Va., August 6, 1882. Republican. Lumber business; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1932. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Odd Fellows. Died, from a coronary occlusion, in Dillwyn, Buckingham County, Va., July 31, 1942 (age 59 years, 359 days). Interment at Spring Hill Cemetery, Lynchburg, Va.
  Relatives: Son of James Monroe Burruss (1851-1904) and Ida Florence (Pringle) Burruss (1856-1931); married, October 15, 1913, to Ada Steptoe Moorman (1888-1965); father of Robert Sidney Burruss, Jr. (1914-1978).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Burruss, Robert Sidney, Jr. (1914-1978) — also known as Robert S. Burruss, Jr. — of Lynchburg, Va. Born in Lynchburg, Va., November 9, 1914. Republican. Colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1964; member of Virginia state senate 23rd District, 1964-76. Died in Lynchburg, Va., June 21, 1978 (age 63 years, 224 days). Interment at Spring Hill Cemetery, Lynchburg, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Sidney Burruss (1882-1942) and Ada Steptoe (Moorman) Burruss (1888-1965); married, May 24, 1947, to Margaret Hanna Brooks (1923-2011).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BURRWOOD (Soundex B630) — See also BURR, DUBROW, DUERRWAECHTER, DURRWACHTER, HERRWOOD, WOOD.

  BURRWOOD: See also John Burrwood Daly


BURRY (Soundex B600) — See also BARRY, BERRY, BOREY, BORIE, BOURIE, BRURY, BUREAU, BUREY, BURR, BURRE, BURRI, BURY, FURRY, RUBY.

  Burry, John — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burry, Lillian — of Colts Neck, Monmouth County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Burry, Tricia — of Bigfork, Flathead County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


BURSCH (Soundex B620) — See also BARSH, BERSCHE, BORSCH, BRUSCH, BURCH, BUSCH, MURSCHEL, URSCHEL, WURSCH.

  Bursch, Marvin W. — Member of Minnesota state senate 54th District, 1967-70. Still living as of 1970.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


BURSET (Soundex B623) — See also BERTUS, BETRUS, BORSETT, BURGET, BURKET, BURSEY, BUSTER, BUTTERS, STRUBE, STUBER.

  BURSET: See also Luis Guillermo Fortuño Burset


BURSEY (Soundex B620) — See also BARCIA, BARSA, BEARCE, BIERCE, BORSA, BUREY, BURKEY, BURSET, BURSLEY, BUSEY, BUYERS, COURSEY, CURSEY, DECOURSEY, HURSEY.

  Bursey, Dorothy — of North Carolina. Republican. Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


BURSIS (Soundex B622) — See also ABBRUZZESE, BARZIZA, BORSOS, BRAZIS, BROSIUS, BURGIS, COURSIN, CURSI, LACOURSIERE, URSIN, URSITZ.

  Bursis, Ann Marie — also known as Ann M. Bursis — of Honesdale, Wayne County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2004 (alternate), 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


BURSLEM (Soundex B624) — See also BURSLEY, HURSLEY, MUSSLEMAN, OURSLER, PURSLEY, SLEMAKER, SLEMAN, SLEMMONS, SLEMONS, SLEMP.

  Burslem, Thomas S. — of Helmetta, Middlesex County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BURSLEY (Soundex B624) — See also BURKLEY, BURLEY, BURSEY, BURSLEM, HURSLEY, OURSLER, PURSLEY.

  BURSLEY: See also Harry Bursley Austin — Mary Carter
  Bursley, David (1803-1884) — of Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass. Born in Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass., November 3, 1803. Postmaster at Barnstable, Mass., 1851-52. Died November 7, 1884 (age 81 years, 4 days). Interment at Cobb's Hill Cemetery, Barnstable, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of John Bursley (1772-1836) and Susannah (Crocker) Bursley (1773-1828); first cousin thrice removed of Gilbert E. Bursley (1913-1998) and Mary Carter.
  Political family: Bursley-Carter family of Ann Arbor and Jackson, Michigan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bursley, Gilbert E. (1913-1998) — also known as "Mr. Education" — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., February 28, 1913. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Washtenaw County 1st District, 1961-64; member of Michigan state senate 18th District, 1965-78; candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1978; president, Cleary College, Ypsilanti, Mich., 1978-84. Episcopalian. Member, Rotary; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Sons of the American Revolution; Elks. Died September 20, 1998 (age 85 years, 204 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Forest Hill Cemetery, Ann Arbor, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Phillip Everette Bursley (1880-1968) and Flora (Peters) Bursley (1883-1961); brother of Mary Carter; first cousin thrice removed of David Bursley (1803-1884).
  Political family: Bursley-Carter family of Ann Arbor and Jackson, Michigan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bursley, Herbert Sidney (1896-1961) — also known as Herbert S. Bursley — of Washington, D.C. Born in Washington, D.C., September 25, 1896. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Sofia, as of 1921-22; Constantinople, as of 1924; U.S. Consul in Guaymas, as of 1926-29; Izmir, as of 1932; U.S. Ambassador to Honduras, 1947. Died in Orlando, Orange County, Fla., February 27, 1961 (age 64 years, 155 days). Interment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Silver Spring, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Sidney Gile Bursley (1873-1949) and Mildred (Herbert) Bursley (1874-1964); married, June 2, 1924, to Robertina Mary Harty (1900-1993).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bursley, Lemuel — of Farmington Falls, Farmington, Franklin County, Maine. Postmaster at Farmington Falls, Maine, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Bursley, Mary Aldrich See Mary Carter


BURSON (Soundex B625) — See also BARZUN, BERSIN, BERSOHN, BERSON, BERZON, BOURNS, BUNSON, BURON, BURSTON, COURSON, CURSON, HURSON, KURSON, LAURSON, OSBURN, THOURSON.

  BURSON: See also James B. Roberts — Dick Burson Rouse
  Burson, Alanson — of Nederland, Jefferson County, Tex. Postmaster at Nederland, Tex., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Burson, Elmer T. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1959-64. Still living as of 1964.
  Burson, Lewis M. — of California. Member of California state assembly 21st District, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.


BURSTEIN (Soundex B623) — See also ABERASTAIN, BERSTEIN, BORSTEIN, BROSTUEN, BUESTRIN, BURSTEN, BURSTION, BURSTON, DURSTEIN, EBERSTEIN, STEIN, THURSTENSON, WURSTER.

  BURSTEIN: See also Louis H. Glaser
  Burstein, Albert (1922-2018) — of Tenafly, Bergen County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., November 22, 1922. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly, 1972-81 (District 13-B 1972-73, 37th District 1974-81); delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1976; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 9th District, 1978. Died in Tenafly, Bergen County, N.J., December 27, 2018 (age 96 years, 35 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Julius Burstein and Hannah Burstein.
  See also Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Burstein, Karen S. — of Woodmere, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1970 (4th District), 1980 (5th District); member of New York state senate 9th District, 1973-78; candidate for New York state attorney general, 1994. Female. Still living as of 1994.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Burstein, Lillian — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Liberal. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 1st District, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Burstein, Sidney — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Liberal. Lawyer; candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 1st District, 1954, 1958; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 22nd District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burstein, Susan R. — of Waltham, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Burstein, Victor S. — of Albion, Calhoun County, Mich. Mayor of Albion, Mich., 1967. Still living as of 1967.


BURSTEN (Soundex B623) — See also ABERASTAIN, BERSTEIN, BORSTEIN, BROSTUEN, BURSTEIN, BURSTION, BURSTON, BURTNESS, DURSTEIN, EBERSTEIN, THURSTENSON, WURSTER.

  Bursten, Leonard — of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968. Still living as of 1968.


BURSTION (Soundex B623) — See also ABERASTAIN, BERSTEIN, BORSTEIN, BROSTUEN, BURSTEIN, BURSTEN, BURSTON, EBERSTEIN, MCCUISTION, MCQUISTION.

  BURSTION: See also Deborah Burstion-Donbraye


BURSTION-DONBRAYE (Soundex B623)

  Burstion-Donbraye, Deborah — of Warrensville Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Republican. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 2000; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


BURSTON (Soundex B623) — See also ABERASTAIN, BERSTEIN, BORSTEIN, BROSTUEN, BURSON, BURSTEIN, BURSTEN, BURSTION, BURTON, DURSTON, EBERSTEIN, HURSTON, THURSTON.

  Burston, B. Elliott — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 23rd District, 1919; defeated, 1919; candidate for New York state senate 20th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Burston, Elliott See B. Elliott Burston


BURSUM (Soundex B625) — See also BOERSMA, BURGUM, BURUM, MOURSUND, URSUA, URSUS, VANBORSUM.

  Bursum, Holm IV — of Socorro, Socorro County, N.M. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bursum, Holm O. III — of Socorro, Socorro County, N.M. Republican. Member of New Mexico Republican State Executive Committee, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Bursum, Holm Olaf (1867-1953) — also known as Holm O. Bursum — of Socorro, Socorro County, N.M. Born in Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa, February 10, 1867. Republican. Member of New Mexico territorial senate, 1899-1900; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico Territory, 1904, 1908; delegate to New Mexico state constitutional convention, 1910; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1912, 1928 (speaker), 1944; member of Republican National Committee from New Mexico, 1920-24; U.S. Senator from New Mexico, 1921-25; defeated, 1924. Norwegian ancestry. Died in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo., August 7, 1953 (age 86 years, 178 days). Interment at Socorro Cemetery, Socorro, N.M.
  Relatives: Son of Frank O. Bursum and Marie (Hilton) Bursum; married, August 3, 1898, to Lula Mae Moore (1877-1963); father of Holm Otto Bursum (1908-1989).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Holm O. Bursum: Donald R. Moorman, A Political Biograpy of Holm O. Bursum: 1899-1924
  Bursum, Holm Otto (1908-1989) — also known as Holm O. Bursum — of Socorro, Socorro County, N.M. Born in Socorro, Socorro County, N.M., March 17, 1908. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1952 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1956 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1960 (alternate); delegate to New Mexico state constitutional convention, 1969. Died in Socorro, Socorro County, N.M., May 23, 1989 (age 81 years, 67 days). Interment at Socorro Cemetery, Socorro, N.M.
  Relatives: Son of Holm Olaf Bursum (1867-1953) and Lula Mae (Moore) Bursum (1877-1963); married, November 27, 1933, to Elizabeth Lee Puckett (1909-1969).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BURT (Soundex B630) — See also BART, BERT, BEURT, BORT, BURD, BURTCH, BURTE, BURTELL, BURTHE, BURTINE, BURTIS, BURTISS, BURTKA, BURTNELL, BURTNER, BURTNESS, BURTNETT, BURTON, BURTS, BURTT, EGBURT, HULBURT, HURLBURT, NEWBURT, WILBURT.

  BURT: See also Ben Hill Brown, Jr. — Abiram Chamberlain — Abiram Chamberlain — Albert G. Godfrey — Samuel Hitchcock — Nelson Bruce McCormick — Edward James Metcalf — Nathaniel Welch — Leon F. Wheatley — Warren Wing
  Burt, (need first name) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Aaron — of Onondaga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County, 1827-28. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Andrew — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state senate 4th District, 1932, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Armistead (1802-1883) — of Abbeville, Abbeville County, S.C. Born near Edgefield, Edgefield District (now Edgefield County), S.C., November 13, 1802. Democrat. Lawyer; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1834-35, 1838-41; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 5th District, 1843-53; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1868. Died in Abbeville, Abbeville County, S.C., October 30, 1883 (age 80 years, 351 days). Interment at Episcopal Cemetery, Abbeville, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of Francis Burt (1759-1837) and Catherine (Miles) Burt (1774-1855); brother of Francis Burt (1807-1854); married to Martha Catherine Calhoun (1809-1869; niece of John Caldwell Calhoun).
  Political family: Calhoun-Pickens family of South Carolina (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Burt, Bill — of Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Burt, Charles L. — of Springdale, Washington County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Burt, David — of Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County, 1827-29. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Dickinson — of Andersontown (now Anderson), Madison County, Ind.; Muncietown (now Muncie), Delaware County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at Andersontown, Ind., 1828-29; Muncietown, Ind., 1829-35. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, E. R. — of Biscoe, Montgomery County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Montgomery County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Edward — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Edwin — Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Montcalm District, 1863-64. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, F. W. — of Grand Rapids (now Wisconsin Rapids), Wood County, Wis. Postmaster at Grand Rapids, Wis., 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Francis (1807-1854) — Born in Pendleton, Pendleton District (now Anderson County), S.C., January 13, 1807. Member of South Carolina state legislature, 1832-44; South Carolina state treasurer, 1844; delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention, 1852; Governor of Nebraska Territory, 1854; died in office 1854. Died in Bellevue, Sarpy County, Neb., October 18, 1854 (age 47 years, 278 days). Interment at St. Paul's Episcopal Churchyard, Pendleton, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of Francis Burt (1759-1837) and Catherine (Miles) Burt (1774-1855); brother of Armistead Burt (1802-1883); married to George Ann Hall (1807-1870).
  Political family: Calhoun-Pickens family of South Carolina (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Burt County, Neb. is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Burt, Mrs. Frank P. — of Comstock Park, Kent County, Mich.; Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1939; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Friend H. — of Broome County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Broome County, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, G. T. — of Elwood, Gosper County, Neb. Democrat. Chair of Gosper County Democratic Party, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Gahl H. — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Burt, Gates G. — Progressive. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1912; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, George — of Roundup, Musselshell County, Mont. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, George H. — of Roselle, Union County, N.J. Republican. Mayor of Roselle, N.J., 1944-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, George K. — of Watertown, Codington County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 29th District, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Geraldine — of Bessemer, Gogebic County, Mich. Republican. Chair of Gogebic County Republican Party, 2007. Female. Still living as of 2007.
  Burt, H. W. — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Mayor of Morgantown, W.Va., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Henry A. — U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Stanbridge, as of 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Hiram A. — Member of University of Michigan board of regents, 1868-75. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Homer P. — of Utah. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Utah at-large, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, James — of Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County, 1797-1800, 1801-03, 1815-16, 1820-22; member of New York state senate, 1803-10, 1823-26 (Middle District 1803-10, 2nd District 1823-26). Burial location unknown.
  Burt, James — of Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cattaraugus County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, James — of Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa. District judge in Iowa 9th District, 1863-70. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Joel — of Oswego, Oswego County, N.Y. Postmaster at Oswego, N.Y., 1806-15. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, John — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Joseph F. (b. 1896) — of Fairfield, Wayne County, Ill.; Flora, Clay County, Ill. Born in Fairfield, Wayne County, Ill., December 12, 1896. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Vice Consul in Vienna, as of 1922-24; Cologne, as of 1926; Rio de Janeiro, as of 1927-29; U.S. Consul in Curaçao, as of 1932; Veracruz, as of 1938; Valparaiso, as of 1943; U.S. Consul General in Gdansk, as of 1947. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Herbert Franklin Burt and Adenia (McVeigh) Burt; married, November 6, 1935, to Virginia O. Creel.
  Burt, Joshua — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Mayor of Auburn, N.Y., 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Kelly — of Poway, San Diego County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Burt, Kenneth C. — of California. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Burt, M. C. — of Allegheny (now part of Pittsburgh), Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Marvin F. (1905-1983) — of Freeport, Stephenson County, Ill. Born in Freeport, Stephenson County, Ill., November 20, 1905. Lawyer; bank director; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1945-52; member of Illinois state senate, 1953-60; circuit judge in Illinois 15th Circuit, 1965-69; justice of Illinois state supreme court 2nd District, 1969-70; appointed 1969. Episcopalian. Member, Rotary; Elks. Died, in Freeport Manor Nursing Home, Freeport, Stephenson County, Ill., October 14, 1983 (age 77 years, 328 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Freeport, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Ralph Burt and Isabel (Marvin) Burt; married, June 17, 1930, to Helen Woodruff (1899-1979).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Burt, Menzo M. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Chair of Potter County Democratic Party, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Monta C. — of Coudersport, Potter County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, R. T. — of Clarksville, Montgomery County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Richard B. — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Burt, Richard R. (b. 1947) — Born in 1947. U.S. Ambassador to Germany, 1985-89. Still living as of 1991.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Burt, Robert E. (b. 1862) — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born in Van Buren, Crawford County, Ark., October 1, 1862. Merchant; oil operator; mayor of Dallas, Tex., 1927-29. Baptist. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Henry Burt and Kitty (Turrentine) Burt; married to Mamie Elizabeth Boone.
  Burt, Roy E. — of Illinois. Socialist. Candidate for University of Illinois trustee, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Russell A. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1942; appointed 1942; defeated, 1942, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Samuel — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1940; vice-chair of New York American Labor Party, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Samuel B. — of Placer County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 20th District, 1873-75. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Thomas W. — of Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Lafayette, Ind., 1906-10. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, W. H. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 2, 1862. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Burt, W. H. — of Albany, Dougherty County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Dougherty County, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, Wellington R. (1831-1919) — also known as "The Lone Pine of Michigan" — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Born in Pike, Wyoming County, N.Y., August 26, 1831. Lumber and timber business; railroad builder; mayor of East Saginaw, Mich., 1867-68; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1872, 1880; Fusion candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1888; member of Michigan state senate 22nd District, 1893-94; defeated (Democratic), 1904, 1908; Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 8th District, 1900; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1900, 1912 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee); Democratic candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1903; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 22nd District, 1907-08. Died, from stomach trouble, in Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich., March 2, 1919 (age 87 years, 188 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Saginaw, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Luther Burt.
  The community of Burt, Michigan, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Burt, William A. — of Macomb County, Mich. Member Michigan territorial council from Macomb County, 1826-27; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Macomb County 3rd District, 1853-54. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, William D. — of Livingston County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, William Lathrop — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at Boston, Mass., 1867-75. Burial location unknown.
  Burt, William Wright (b. 1887) — Born, of American parents, in Milan, Italy, March 4, 1887. U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Florence, 1910-14. Burial location unknown.


BURTCH (Soundex B632) — See also BARTCH, BURCH, BURT, BURTCHAELL, BUTCH.

  BURTCH: See also Edgar Howard — Findley Burtch Howard — Harris Pendleton
  Burtch, Samuel Findley — of Sarpy County, Neb. Delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Burtch, Verdi — of Yates County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Yates County, 1919. Burial location unknown.


BURTCHAELL (Soundex B632) — See also BUCHHALTER, BURTCH, CULBREATH, RAFFAELLE, SANTAELLA, THAELL.

  Burtchaell, Peter T. — of Larkspur, Marin County, Calif. Postmaster at Larkspur, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.


BURTE (Soundex B630) — See also BARTE, BEURT, BORT, BRUETT, BUNTE, BURETT, BURT, BURTELL, BURTENSHAW, BURTHE, BURTT, BUTER, BUTTER, TEBURTEUS, TRUBE, TRUBEE, TUBER.

  Burte, John — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1868. Burial location unknown.


BURTELL (Soundex B634) — See also BARTEL, BARTELL, BARTHEL, BARTHELL, BARTOLL, BARTTELL, BERTHEL, BERTIL, BORTELL, BRULTE, BURDELL, BURT, BURTE, BURTENSHAW, BURTNELL, BUTLER, BUTTLER, COURTELIS, HURTEL, PURTELL, TEBURTEUS, TELL, TOURTELLOTTE, TOURTELOTTE, TURTELOT.

  Burtell, James P. — of Newark, Wayne County, N.Y. Postmaster at Newark, N.Y., 1836. Burial location unknown.


BURTENSHAW (Soundex B635) — See also BURTE, BURTELL, COURTEN, COURTENAY, CRENSHAW, CURTENIUS, HENSHAW, KURTENACKER, OBENSHAIN, RENSHAW, TEBURTEUS, TURTEN, WRENSHALL.

  BURTENSHAW: See also Henry Munroe Campbell
  Burtenshaw, Claude J. (b. 1918) — of Rexburg, Madison County, Idaho; Logan, Cache County, Utah. Born in Bonneville County, Idaho, February 24, 1918. Democrat. School teacher; farmer; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; member of Idaho Democratic State Committee, 1948-50; candidate for U.S. Senator from Idaho, 1950; member of Idaho state house of representatives, 1952; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1952; chair of Madison County Democratic Party, 1954; member of Idaho state senate, 1958-59; university professor; candidate for mayor of Logan, Utah, 1989. Mormon. Member, Kiwanis; Rotary. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of W. F. Burtenshaw and Olive (Humphrey) Burtenshaw; married, May 27, 1942, to Frances Davis.
  Burtenshaw, James — of Ontonagon County, Mich. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Burtenshaw, L. L. — of Council, Adams County, Idaho. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Idaho 1st District, 1926. Burial location unknown.


BURTHE (Soundex B630) — See also BORT, BURT, BURTE, BURTT, HASSFURTHER, HERBUT, HUBBERT, HUBERT.

  BURTHE: See also George Ainslie


BURTINE (Soundex B635) — See also ALBURTIS, BARTEN, BARTINE, BARTON, BARTONE, BERTINE, BERTON, BERTONE, BORTON, BRUNETTI, BURDINE, BURNITE, BURT, BURTIS, BURTISS, BURTON, CURTIN, LURTING, TINE, TRIBUNE.

  BURTINE: See also Burtine Motley


BURTIS (Soundex B632) — See also ALBURTIS, BARTOS, BARTUS, BERTUS, BORTIS, BURT, BURTINE, BURTISS, BURTS, COURTIS, CURTIS, CURTISS, KURTIS.

  BURTIS: See also W. Burtis Havens — Edward Russell Kellogg — James Burtis Van Woert, Jr.
  Burtis, A. H. — of Garden City, Finney County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Burtis, John H. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 5th District, 1875, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Burtis, William Al — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1828-29. Burial location unknown.


BURTISS (Soundex B632) — See also ALBURTIS, ARTISST, BARTOS, BARTUS, BERTUS, BORTIS, BURT, BURTINE, BURTIS, COURTIS, CURTIS, CURTISS, KURTIS.

  BURTISS: See also Burtiss E. Deal


BURTKA (Soundex B632) — See also BARTKO, BURT, TURBAK, VORTKAMP.

  Burtka, Gary — of Allen Park, Wayne County, Mich. Mayor of Allen Park, Mich., 2008-10. Still living as of 2010.


BURTNELL (Soundex B635) — See also BURNELL, BURT, BURTELL, BURTNER, BURTNESS, BURTNETT, COURTNEY, COURTNI, HARTNELL, NELL, WHITNEL, WHITNELL.

  Burtnell, Clement L. — National candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.


BURTNER (Soundex B635) — See also BORTNER, BURNER, BURT, BURTNELL, BURTNESS, BURTNETT, BUTNER, COURTNEY, COURTNI.

  Burtner, Bradley — of Villa Hills, Kenton County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


BURTNESS (Soundex B635) — See also BURNESS, BURSTEN, BURT, BURTNELL, BURTNER, BURTNETT, COURTNEY, COURTNI, ESTNESS, HARTNESS, LETNES, LOFTNESS, MITTNESS, NESS, OHTNESS.

  Burtness, Carl S. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 1, 1943-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Burtness, Olger Burton (1884-1960) — also known as Olger B. Burtness — of Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, N.Dak. Born in Mekinock, Grand Forks County, N.Dak., March 14, 1884. Republican. Lawyer; Grand Forks County State's Attorney, 1911-16; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1916, 1936, 1948; member of North Dakota state house of representatives, 1919-20; U.S. Representative from North Dakota 1st District, 1921-33. Lutheran. Member, Phi Delta Theta; Phi Alpha Delta; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Sigma Rho; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners; Sons of Norway. Died in Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, N.Dak., January 20, 1960 (age 75 years, 312 days). Interment at Memorial Park Cemetery, Grand Forks, N.Dak.
  Relatives: Son of O. O. Burtness and Mary (Anderson) Burtness; married, September 8, 1909, to Zoe Ensign.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


BURTNETT (Soundex B635) — See also BURNETT, BURT, BURTNELL, BURTNER, BURTNESS, COURTNEY, COURTNI, HARTNETT, NETT.

  Burtnett, Bertrand G. — of Eastchester, Westchester County, N.Y.; Bronxville, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1916; member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 1st District, 1918-19. Burial location unknown.
  Burtnett, Eugene A. F. — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932. Burial location unknown.


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