Harold Hitz Burton (1888-1964) —
also known as Harold H. Burton —
of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake
County, Utah; Boise, Ada
County, Idaho; East Cleveland, Cuyahoga
Born in Jamaica Plain, Boston, Suffolk
County, Mass., June 22,
assistant attorney, Utah Power &
Light Company and Utah Light &
Company, 1914-16; attorney, Idaho Power
Company and Boise Valley Traction
Company, 1916-17; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member
state house of representatives, 1929; mayor
of Cleveland, Ohio, 1931-32, 1936-41; delegate to Republican
National Convention from Ohio, 1944;
Senator from Ohio, 1941-45; Associate
Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1945-58; took senior status 1958.
Unitarian. Member, Freemasons;
Legion; Veterans of
Foreign Wars; Phi
Beta Kappa; Delta
Kappa Epsilon; Phi
Alpha Delta; Knights
of Pythias; Moose; Eagles;
Died in Washington,
28, 1964 (age 76 years, 128
Interment at Highland
Park Cemetery, Highland Hills, Ohio.
Parley Parker Christensen (b. 1869) —
also known as Parley P. Christensen —
of Grantsville, Tooele
County, Utah; Salt Lake
County, Utah; Chicago, Cook
Born in Weston, Franklin
County, Idaho, July 19,
County Superintendent of Schools, 1892-95; Salt
Lake County Prosecuting Attorney, 1901-06; member of Utah
state house of representatives, 1910-12; Farmer-Labor candidate
of the United States, 1920; Progressive candidate for U.S.
Senator from Illinois, 1926.
Unitarian. Member, Odd
Burial location unknown.
of Peter Christensen and Sophia M. Christensen.||
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