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James Franklin Burgess
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Birth: Dec. 3, 1879
Onawa
Monona County
Iowa, USA
Death: Feb. 18, 1952
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA

James Franklin Burgess was b. on a farm near the town of Onawa, Franklin Twp, Monona Co., Iowa and had moved to Pennsylvania by 1910. He operated a Confectionery Shoppe in Alleghey Co., Penn.

He married a Pennsylvania Native girl, Gertrude Elvira GARDNER in 1912 (NRF).

Jim remained in the food service business in Pennsylvania until 1920 when he moved his wife to So. Tropico, now Glendale, California.

He opened JIM'S RESTAURANT in Glendale and by 1945 opened up another one in a bowling alley on Glendale Avenue.

All 3 of their children, Betty, James & Albert, were born in Glendale.

Sometime in late 1951 or early in 1952, Jim fell ill and didn't rebound.
 
 
Note: Husband of Gertrude E. GARDNER Burgess
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Created by: HeflinHunter
Record added: Jun 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54285124
James Franklin Burgess
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James Franklin Burgess
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