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Harry Clyde Burgman
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Birth: Aug. 21, 1891
Grand Junction
Mesa County
Colorado, USA
Death: Jul. 8, 1971
Grand Junction
Mesa County
Colorado, USA

Harry Clyde Burgman was the son of John C. & Emma Jane (Cantonwine) Burgman, the grandson of Jacob & Christena (Dilling) Cantonwine, and the great-grandson of Charles & Mary Magdalena (Scholl) Cantonwine.

Charles, the patriarch of the Cantonwine family, immigrated to America from Prussia in 1806, arriving in Philadelphia, Penn., aboard the ship Orlando. The ship's passenger list shows "Chr. Kuntentwine, single man." The name Kuntentwine later evolved to Cantonwine, and Charles appears to be the only surnamed Kuntentwine/Cantonwine to immigrate to America. Eight or so years after his arrival in Philadelphia, in about 1814, Charles married Mary Magdalena Scholl, daughter of Charles Jacob & Margaret (Fuhr) Scholl, in Bedford county, Pennsylvania.

Daily Sentinel [Grand Junction, Mesa, CO], July 8, 1971
Harry Clyde Burgman, 79, of 1673 Dolores, a retired employe [employee] of the Bureau of Reclamation, died at 11:55 a.m. Wednesday at his home. He was a native and lifelong resident of Grand Junction, a member of the Methodist Church and had served with the 89th Division during World War I. He was born Aug 21, 1891, and graduated from the Grand Junction schools and Hoel-Ross Business College. He married Edna May Miller here on Thanksgiving Day, 1922. Surviving are his wife; and a sister, Mrs. Nettie M. Eastman, of Grand Junction. 
 
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 Parents:
  John C Burgman (1854 - 1944)
  Emma Jane Cantonwine Burgman (1863 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Edna May Miller Burgman (1901 - 1986)
 
 Sibling:
  Nettie M Burgman Eastman (1889 - 1975)*
  Harry Clyde Burgman (1891 - 1971)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Orchard Mesa Cemetery
Grand Junction
Mesa County
Colorado, USA
 
Created by: Ann Koch
Record added: Oct 23, 2005
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Harry Clyde Burgman
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Harry Clyde Burgman
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 Added: Nov. 11, 2005
 
 
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