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Charles Germman Burton
Birth: Apr. 4, 1846
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 25, 1926
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

US Congressman. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, with the outbreak of the Civil War in enlisted in the Union Army. He served as a Corporal in Company A, 171st Ohio Infantry and participated in the Shenandoah Valley Virginia, campaign of 1864. After the war, he studied law, was admitted to the bar in Warren, Ohio, in 1867 and relocated to Missouri. He practice law in Nevada, Missouri, was circuit attorney and judge of the twenty-fifth circuit court, plus a delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1884. In 1895, he was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-fourth Congress, serving until 1897. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed the practice of law, served as the 37th Commander of the Grand Army of the Republic, (1907-08) and was a collector of internal revenue at Kansas City, Missouri, (1907-15). He died at age 79 in Kansas City, Missouri. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Alice A. Rogers Burton (1854 - 1935)*
 
 Children:
  Dora McLane Burton (____ - 1880)*
 
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Burial:
Deepwood Cemetery
Nevada
Vernon County
Missouri, USA
 
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Record added: Mar 21, 2003
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1893 Commander - Missouri Grand Army of the Republic1908 National GAR Commander-in-Chief
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