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 Ethel May <I>Burrus</I> Garrison

Ethel May Burrus Garrison

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Death 19 Mar 1993 (aged 81)
Sutherlin, Douglas County, Oregon, USA
Burial Sutherlin, Douglas County, Oregon, USA
Memorial ID 66974447 · View Source
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PARENTS: Arnold Burrus & Evalena Durrent.

Arnold m. Evalena 8 Feb 1909 Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA. Evalena's parents are listed as Edward D Durrent & Elizabeth Polsinn. Arnold was 36 yrs, b. 1873, MO . Evalena is 25 yrs, b. 1884, Michigan. It's a first marriage for each. Arnold is a teamster.

PATERNAL GRANDPARENTS: Davenport C. Burrus & Sarah Lothian.

Davenport (1845-1927); Sarah (1844-1923). They were born in MO. They are buried in Fairview Cem., Coffeyville, Montgomery Co., Kansas; Memorial 21858034.

MATERNAL GRANDPARENTS: Edward Durrent & Elizabeth Pollon.

Edward d. Feb. 16, 1928, Los Angeles, CA. They are buried in Inglewood Park Cem., Inglewood, Los Angeles Co., CA; Memorial 19912789.

1920 U.S. Census for Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA:
William Durrent, 45 yrs, widow b. Canada; iron worker in a foundry is Ethel M. Burrus' grandfather with whom she is living. Ethel is 8 yrs old.

Nearby are living an Edward & Elizabeth Durrent. Edward is 76 yrs, b. Canada; Elizabeth is 71 yrs, b. England. Are these William Durrent's parents? If so, they are Ethel's maternal gr-grandparents.

Turns out, William Durrent is not her grandfather; Edward & Elizabeth Durrent are her maternal grandparents.

Ethel May Burrus m. John Wagner 28 March 1931, Los Angeles Co., CA. His parents were John Wagner & Augusta Thusz. John is 30 yrs, b. NJ. He lives in Glendale, CA. Ethel is 19 yrs, b. CA & resides in Alhambra, CA. Ethel is divorced from C.A. Weldon & works as a nurse. This is her 2nd marriage. This is John's 1st marriage & he is used car salesman. She states her father was b. TX & her mother in Michigan.

1940 U.S. Census for Miramonte, Los Angeles Co., CA:
Henry C Durrent Head M 25 California
Helen J Durrent Wife F 23 Oklahoma
Ethel M Wagner Cousin F 28 California

Henry resided in the Philippine Islands in 1935. Henry is an aircraft painter for an aircraft manufacturer. Helen lived in St. Louis, MO in 1935. Ethel resided in Los Angeles, CA in 1935 & works as a mail clerk for a telephone company.

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  • Created by: J.D. Larimore
  • Added: 15 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 66974447
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ethel May Burrus Garrison (16 Jun 1911–19 Mar 1993), Find A Grave Memorial no. 66974447, citing Valley View Cemetery, Sutherlin, Douglas County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by J.D. Larimore (contributor 47030633) .