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Russell Joseph Burge
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Birth: Jul. 17, 1889
Russell Gulch
Gilpin County
Colorado, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 1966
Russell Gulch
Gilpin County
Colorado, USA

Son of Joseph Russell Burge & Elizabeth (Masters) Burge of Russell Gulch, Gilpin County, Colorado. Russell married Ruth Jennie Ward on the 25 Feb 1920 Deer Trail, Arapahoe Co., CO by Rev. LeRoy W. Ellis. A World War I Veteran, Russell Joseph Burge was wounded. He received the Silver Star and Purple Heart. He was a member of the Murphy-Borelli Chapter No. 7 of the Disabled American Veterans. He was also a member of the Baptist Church in Agate, Colorado. A sister, Flora Burge and a brother, George Burge predeceased him. He had 2 sisters; Mary Ann & Elizabeth Burge. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Russell Burge (1850 - 1894)
 
 Spouse:
  Ruth Jennie Ward Burge (1897 - 1987)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Elizabeth Burge Harlow (1921 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Flora Burge (1882 - 1885)*
  Russell Joseph Burge (1889 - 1966)
  George Burge (1890 - 1894)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Wheat Ridge
Jefferson County
Colorado, USA
 
Created by: Brenda J. Masters Charle...
Record added: Mar 26, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13739203
Russell Joseph Burge
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Russell Joseph Burge
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Sleep peacefully gentle ancestor you are remembered.
- Brenda J. Masters Charles
 Added: Feb. 21, 2009

-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 2, 2006
Note: I would like to thank Deborah Dennis, volunteer for Find -A-Grave for the photo's of Russell & Ruth Burge's grave stones. It was very much appreciated.
-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 2, 2006
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