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Bessie Bruington Burke
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Birth: 1899
Death: 1968

Family links: 
  James Bruington (1854 - 1929)
  Jennie Beck Bruington (1863 - 1945)
  Charles Herbert Bruington (1887 - 1957)*
  Alfred Bruington (1897 - 1898)*
  Alexander Stanley Bruington (1897 - 1920)*
  Bessie Bruington Burke (1899 - 1968)
*Calculated relationship
Angelus Rosedale Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Section J
Created by: TLS
Record added: Jul 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72703849
Bessie <i>Bruington</i> Burke
Added by: Deleon Todd
Bessie <i>Bruington</i> Burke
Added by: TLS
Bessie <i>Bruington</i> Burke
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Bessie Bruington Burke, first African American teacher in the Los Angeles City Schools. She was a distinguished pioneer, humanitarian, administrator and the first African American Principal in the City of L.A. Schools. She retired in 1955 after 44 years w...(Read more)
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