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Charles Edwin Burton
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1875
Ashley
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1953
Wilkes-Barre
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA

OBIT
Wilkes Barre Record, 7/8/1953
Charles E. Burton died yesterday at noon at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Margaret Shafer, 12 Hughes St. following a brief illness. He was 78. Mr. Burton was born in Ashley, September 1, 1874, son of the late James and Margaret Keiser Burton, and lived in Ashley until 13 years ago when he took up residence with this daughter. He was a blacksmith by trade, having worked at the Central Railroad's Ashley Shops for many years. He retired several years ago. Surviving also are a daughter, Mrs. Hugh Warner, Ashley; a son, Roy, Wilkes Barre; eight grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren. Funeral will be held from Harold Snowdon Home, 64 North Franklin St, Friday at 2 with Rev. Milo singer of Bethel Baptist Church officiating. Interment in Oaklawn Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  James William Burton (1840 - 1924)
  Margaret E. Keiser Burton (1846 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Letchia Anne Llewellyn Burton (1873 - 1937)
 
 Children:
  Roy Gunster Burton (1903 - 1969)*
  Margaret K. Burton Shaffer (1904 - 1961)*
  Samuel L Burton (1912 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lulu Idella Burton Johnson (1867 - 1914)*
  Charles Edwin Burton (1875 - 1953)
  Clarence Irwin Burton (1877 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Lawn Cemetery and Mausoleum
Wilkes-Barre
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Grave: 437 Maple L
 
Created by: Spence Burton
Record added: Dec 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82716687
Charles Edwin Burton
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