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John Burton
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Birth: Apr. 28, 1806, England
Death: Nov. 26, 1883
Orange County
Texas, USA

Born in ALDERSHOT,ENGLAND on April 24, 1806.
Married to ELIZA ABBEY who descended from the HOUSE OF LEA
Born in Kent, England.

The family sailed from PORTSMOUTH,ENGLAND in 1841/arrived in Galveston February,1842. The family settled in Jefferson Co. near GREEN'S BLUFF, now ORANGE,TX. on March 2, 1842.

John Burton served as POSTMASTER, which required he sail between the SABINE RIVER and GALVESTON.

1869-1870 County Judge in Jefferson Co. 
Family links: 
  Eliza Abbey Lea Burton (1803 - 1890)*
  Owen William Burton (1835 - 1920)*
  Fredrick Abbey Burton (1837 - 1925)*
*Calculated relationship
John Burton
April 28, 1806
November 26, 1883
Age 77 years 6 months 28 days
Dear Father with a reverent hand
This to thy memory given
While one by one thy household band
God reunites in heaven
Burton Cemetery
Orange County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: MB
Originally Created by: Robert Bennett
Record added: Jun 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38547983
John Burton
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John Burton
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Sleep peacefully, you came to a land a long way from Kent. You're not forgotten.Your G-G-G-Granddaughter
- Mary Harris-Keeler
 Added: Jan. 9, 2013
Rest in peace, Great-Great-Great Grandfather.
- Roxanne Ellis VanWormer
 Added: Feb. 10, 2011

- Robert Bennett
 Added: May. 15, 2010
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