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Dr George Washington Burton
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1824
Orange County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 27, 1894
Texas, USA

Captain, Company F, 11th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Roberts's), CSA

Husband of Catherine Legay Rowe Brown, who was the daughter of Matilda Doggett and Zachariah Rowe; she was born Sept. 14, 1833, at Augusta, GA, and died May 6, 1922, at Center.

A "Klansman."

Children include Willie C., K. F., Mary G., Jessie L., Addie E., George W., M. N.


1870 Census, Shelby County, Texas

"In Memory of Grandma Burton," obituary for Katherine Legay Rowe Burton, The Champion, July 26, 1922, reprinted in Mildred Cariker Pinkston, Obituaries of Early Pioneers, Shelby County, Texas, Center: Center Printing Co., 1983, I:187 
Family links: 
  Catherine LeGay Rowe Burton (1833 - 1922)
  Sarah Ann E. Harper Burton (1833 - 1853)*
  Willie Cornelia Burton Holt (1854 - 1932)*
  Floried K Burton Jones (1857 - 1899)*
  Mary Garner Burton Perkins (1860 - 1945)*
  Jessie Lee Burton Sanders (1863 - 1925)*
  Addie Elizabeth Burton Caraway (1866 - 1937)*
  George M. Burton (1868 - 1917)*
  Thomas Z. Burton (1872 - 1918)*
  John Asa Burton (1875 - 1917)*
*Calculated relationship
Patroon Cemetery
Shelby County
Texas, USA
Created by: Sheron Smith-Savage
Record added: Aug 04, 2008
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Dr George Washington Burton
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Dr George Washington Burton
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Dr George Washington Burton
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Thank you for your military service. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Aug. 13, 2010
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