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William Isaac "Bill" Burnham
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Birth: Dec. 29, 1896
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 20, 1992
Carrollton
Dallas County
Texas, USA

...born to the union of Jiles Elvin 1870-1940 and Lulu Ellis 1875-1932 Burnham Bill was the second oldest child and oldest boy of a family of one girl and five boys...his siblings were
EttaMyrtle 1895-1987
Jesse Law 1898-1982
Benjamin 1900-1900
Jiles Fisher 1906-
Olin 1907-2000
He grew up in Bell County, Texas in Belton and Salado and joined WW1 in late December 1918 as a Balloonist with the 96th Balloon Corps....from 1918 - 1919 Bill was stationed at Camp John Wise in SanAntonio working in civil service on airplanes and an instructor for civilian employees.... on the 1920 Census of Belton he was found working as a Carpenter. On the first day of September, 1923 he married the former Elsie Mae Norris in Milam County Texas. Together they lived in Temple, Bell County before moving to SanAntonio in July 1941 where Bill worked as an airplane mechanic at Goodfellow Field....Doris Mae was born in 1926-1999 and his son, Donald was born in 1939....Bill Burnham and his wife Elsie Norris Burnham were my Great Uncle and Great Aunt and I am proud to have known them and remember them in this manner...rest in peace Uncle Bill.....
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jiles Alvin Burnham (1870 - 1940)
  Lou Ella Ellis Burnham (1875 - 1932)
 
 Spouse:
  Elsie Mae Norris Burnham (1904 - 1992)
 
 Children:
  Doris Mae Burnham Schmidt (1926 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens
San Angelo
Tom Green County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Paula Norris Pierce
Record added: Mar 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50410690
William Isaac Bill Burnham
Added by: Paula Norris Pierce
 
William Isaac Bill Burnham
Added by: Sue Pittman McPeak
 
William Isaac Bill Burnham
Added by: Sue Pittman McPeak
 
 
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REST IN PEACE..THANKS FOR YOUR SERVICE..
- SFC Frank Irons Sr. Retired US Army 1977
 Added: Jun. 16, 2012
..rest in peace Uncle Bill...I have some good memories of you and your laughter and smile......
- Paula Norris Pierce
 Added: Aug. 10, 2011
 
 
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