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Alphus Elijah Burt
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Birth: Jun. 29, 1897
Clarke County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1940
Meridian
Lauderdale County
Mississippi, USA

Alphus was the sonof Elijah Keen Burt and Logenia Hastine (Jean) Schrimpshire Burt.
He married Myrtle Mae Lewis 17 August 1920 in Clarke County, MS. They had 3 daughters and one son. Alphus was a textile worker. He began work at a very early age to help his widowed mother wh ohad seven children to feed. He began work at Stonewall Cotton Mill, later moved to Laurel and worked in the Cotton Mill there. Then the family moved to Meridian where he worked for
Alden Knitting Mills. He died of influenza and pneumonia. His mother had died 10 days earlier on 21 January 1940. 
 
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 Parents:
  Elijah Keen Burt (1862 - 1906)
  Logenia Hastine Schrimpshire Burt (1872 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Myrtle Mae Lewis James (1897 - 1965)*
 
 Children:
  Anna Lois Burt Moore (1925 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alma Rosetta Burt Turbeville (1893 - 1956)*
  James A. Jessie Burt (1895 - 1971)*
  Alphus Elijah Burt (1897 - 1940)
  Charley O'Banyard Burt (1899 - 1968)*
  Samuel Ferrell Burt (1901 - 1968)*
  Odis Clarence Burt (1902 - 1952)*
  Ludie Elijah Burt (1904 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Stonewall Cemetery
Stonewall (Clarke County)
Clarke County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Emma Lou Burt Price
Record added: Mar 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49806188
Alphus Elijah Burt
Added by: Emma Lou Burt Price
 
 
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- Emma Lou Burt Price
 Added: Mar. 16, 2010
 
 
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