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 Mary Elizabeth “Minnie” <I>Hope</I> Burnett

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Mary Elizabeth “Minnie” Hope Burnett

  • Birth 1858 Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA
  • Death 1 Apr 1941 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 102424112

Mary Eizabeth Minnie Hope was born 1858, Syracuse, NY, to Fletcher Hope and Eliza Grant Hope of England and Syracuse.One of seven children,at the age of 7, Minnie lost her mother, Eliza, to consumption. Her grandparents, John & Mary Elizabeth Boots Grant cared for and reared her after her mother's death. She became a dressmaker like her older sister, Lizzie Hope. Minnie met and married Arthur M. Burnett, a carriage trimmer. They had one son, Harold Miles Burnett (1883-1971). In about 1886, Arthur and Mary and their young son relocated to Chicago, IL. In April 1941, Mary Hope Burnett, a widow, was living on Green St. at the time of her death at age 83. Her husband, Arthur M. Burnett, is buried in Oak Woods.

Arthur M. Burnett(1855-1925)
Fletcher Hope (1827-1918)
Eliza Grant Hope (1830-1865)
Harold Miles Burnett (1883-1971)
Elizabeth Lizzie Hope (1852- )
Emma M. Hope (1854- )
Fletcher Hope (1856-1880)
John Grant Hope Sr. (1859-1917)
Dr. James G. Hope (1863-1917)
Clara Hope (1864- )

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  • Created by: Melinda G.
  • Added: 21 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 102424112
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Elizabeth “Minnie” Hope Burnett (1858–1 Apr 1941), Find A Grave Memorial no. 102424112, citing Oak Woods Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Melinda G. (contributor 47674722) .