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Ruth Caroline Burnett
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Birth: May 11, 1858
Vance
Tuscaloosa County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jun. 25, 1946
Alabama, USA

Ruth Caroline Burnett was born in Tuscaloosa, (Vance) and was married in Tuscaloosa County on 21 Dec 1884 to Rufus Henry Burnett. They lived in Bessemer,Jefferson County, Al. They had a son, Corp. Usry Burnett # 56636210, who was born in 1894 and was killed in France in the Battle of Croix Rouge Farm on 26 Jul 1918. He was a member of the 167th Infantry Regiment, 42nd Rainbow Division. A memorial plaque bearing his name is attached to the Doughboy Monument in Bessemer, Al. Another plague on the Rainbow viaduct (21st street in Birmingham), also bears his name. He is buried in France. She returned from a visit to France on 02 Oct 1930 aboard the passenger ship Republic.

Credit for this information goes to Charles McDonald, member 47874930.
Thank you for this valuable information. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Rufus Henry Burnett (1863 - 1902)*
 
 Children:
  Usry Burnett (1894 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arnolds Chapel United Methodist Cemetery
Bessemer
Jefferson County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Patricia Adams Guillory
Record added: Nov 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44108139
Ruth Caroline Burnett
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Ruth Caroline Burnett
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Love to my Grandmother from "Cilla"
- "Cilla"
 Added: Oct. 3, 2013
 
 
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