|Birth: ||Apr. 28, 1806, England|
|Death: ||Nov. 26, 1883|
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.
Eliza Abbey Lea Burton (1803 - 1890)*
Owen William Burton (1835 - 1920)*
Fredrick Abbey Burton (1837 - 1925)*
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
Maintained by: MB
Originally Created by: Robert Bennett
Record added: Jun 20, 2009
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