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Daniel Elihu "Dick E" BURNETT

Male 1840 - 1917  (76 years)


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  • Name Daniel Elihu "Dick E" BURNETT 
    Born 24 Jun 1840  Lexington, Henderson, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  , Henderson, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 24 Dec 1853  Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1860  , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military 22 Jan 1862  ,, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Co D, 31st Vol Ark Inf - CSA 
    Military 05 Feb 1864  ,, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cos L & E, 3rd Ark Cav - US 
    Census 1870  , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1880  , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tax 1890  Griggs, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1900  , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910  , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 03 Jan 1917  Choctaw, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4
    Buried 04 Jan 1917  Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Huie Cem
    Obituary 12 Jan 1917  Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Van Buren Co Democrat, p1 c4 
    Person ID I1013  Burnett / Halbrook Genealogy
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2015 

    Father Samuel BURNETT,   b. Between 1810 and 1815, ,, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 15 Sep 1847, , Henderson, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Mary WILLIAMS,   b. 06 Mar 1807, ,, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1900, Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F461  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louisa Emmeline ROGERS,   b. 27 Jan 1847, Choctaw, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1922, Choctaw, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 08 Oct 1865  Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    • Marriage service performed in home of J. Rogers.
    Children 
     1. Nancy Elizabeth BURNETT,   b. 08 Sep 1880, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Apr 1903  (Age 22 years)  []
    +2. William Elbert BURNETT,   b. 29 Nov 1878, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1956, , Pulaski, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  []
     3. George Washington BURNETT,   b. 29 Mar 1877, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1878, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)  []
     4. Louanna BURNETT,   b. 09 Apr 1882, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1903, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)  []
     5. Jackson Lafayette BURNETT,   b. 04 Aug 1890, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1910, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)  []
     6. Sarah Addie BURNETT,   b. 26 Mar 1889, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1967  (Age 78 years)  []
     7. James Thomas BURNETT,   b. 11 Apr 1884, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1896, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 12 years)  []
     8. John Henry BURNETT,   b. 27 May 1871, Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Sep 1949, North Little Rock, Pulaski, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     9. Mary Catherine "Cassie" BURNETT,   b. 09 Jun 1870, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1870, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  []
     10. Samuel Franklin BURNETT,   b. 19 Dec 1866, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jul 1954, , Pulaski, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  []
     11. Robert Steven BURNETT,   b. 02 Feb 1872, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1951, , Pulaski, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  []
     12. Melvina E BURNETT,   b. 14 Jan 1876, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1911, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)  []
     13. Malinda Jane BURNETT,   b. 30 May 1874, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Mar 1923, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)  []
    +14. Elisha Elihu BURNETT,   b. 18 Feb 1873, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jan 1940, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)  []
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F424  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Burnett Family, circa 1897
    Burnett Family, circa 1897
    Photo in scrapbook belonging to Irma Halbrook Burnett. Now in the possession of Jamie Burnett. Names were hand-written on the back. I made a copy and added the names on the front.

    Documents
    Obituary - J.H. Burnett Passed Away Sat. Sept. 3
    Obituary - J.H. Burnett Passed Away Sat. Sept. 3
    Van Buren Co. Democrat, Clinton, AR; 09 Sep 1949, page 1 column 3
    Obituary - Daniel Elihu Burnett
    Obituary - Daniel Elihu Burnett
    Van Buren Co. Democrat, Clinton, AR; 12 Jan 1917, page 1 column 4 and page 3 column 6
    Obituary - Emeline Burnett
    Obituary - Emeline Burnett
    Van Buren Co. Democrat, Clinton, AR; 20 Jan 1922, page 1 column 3
    Veteran's Administration Pension Payment Card
    Veteran's Administration Pension Payment Card
    Daniel Burnett, Certificate 1061.437
    Death Certificate - John Henry Burnett, 1949
    Death Certificate - John Henry Burnett, 1949

  • Notes 
    • documents: federal land patent

      1850 Henderson, TN - Dist 18
      taken 12 Dec by C M Harman
      printed page 235, written pg 469
      line 13 house 3/3
      Burnett, Mary 39 NC $150
      James A 19 TN farmer
      Stephen 14 TN
      Nancy E 12 TN
      Lyhugh 11 TN

      1860 Van Buren, AR
      taken 2 Jun by J B Lewis
      page 462 sheet 123 line 20 house 811/821
      Burnett, Richard 20 TN farmer $125 (nickname Dick - so someone thought his given name was Richard??)
      Mary 46 NC seamstress

      "Arkansas' Damned Yankees" by Desmong Walls Allen copyright 1987
      Burnett, Daniel E. Unit - 3 Ark Cav, Companies L & E, Pvt / Corpl
      Enlisted 5 Feb 1864 in Little Rock, AR
      Age 23 Born Henderson Co, TN

      1870 AR Census - Van Buren Co. Griggs Twp
      pg 10, line 25, dwelling/family 65
      taken 20 Aug 1870
      Burnett, Richard 28 AR
      Mary 23 AR
      Sam 4 AR
      Cassy 1/12 AR (unverified she was born 09 Jun 1869 and she died 12 Jul 1870, buried Huie Cem)
      official census date was 01 Jun 1870; Cassie's death not listed in Mortality census
      also, John Henry was supposedly born in May 1870. These dates may be off one year,
      ie, Cassy born in Jun 1870, John Henry in 1871.
      father in law John Rogers is at dwelling / house 59

      1880 AR Census - Van Buren Co. Griggs Twp
      Vol 13 ED 201 Sheet 45 Line 35
      Burnett, Daniel E 40 TN TN NC
      Louisa E wife 34 AR TN TN
      Samuel T or F son 13 AR TN AR
      John H son 10 AR TN AR
      Robert S son 8 AR TN AR
      Elisha L son 7 AR TN AR
      Malinda J dau 6 AR TN AR
      Melvina E dau 4 AR TN AR
      William E son 1 AR TN AR
      Mary mother 66 NC NC NC

      1890 Tax List - Griggs Twp p 73, Burnett DE

      1900 Van Buren Co AR Census - Choctaw Twp taken 08 Jun
      Ed 141 Sheet 6 Line 78
      Burnett, Daniel Jun 1840 59 TN TN NC married 32 years farmer
      Elvira wife Jan 1847 53 AR TN AL 8 of 11 children living
      Vina dau Jan 1876 24 AR TN AR
      Wm E son Nov 1877 22 AR TN AR
      Lou A dau Jun 1882 17 AR TN AR
      Adam son Mar 1886 14 AR TN AR
      Jackson son Aug 1890 9 AR TN AR

      1910 AR Census - Van Buren Co - Griggs Twp
      Taken by Lewis Mills, 15 Apr, ED 123, Page 1, Line 10
      Burnett, Daniel E 69 TN TN NC married 44 years
      Louisa wife 63 AR TN TN 9 of 14 children living
      Vina dau 34 AR TN AR single
      Addie J dau 23 AR TN AR single

  • Sources 
    1. [S47] family bible - Halbrook, Irma Halbrook Burnett.

    2. [S116] tombstone.

    3. [S88] Obituary, Van Buren Co Democrat, 12 Jan 1917, p1 c4, "Daniel E Burnett".

    4. [S208] Civil War Pension Index card, (Name: fold3.com;), Application 1027044, Certificate 1061437.

    5. [S122] Van Buren Marriages, Book 1, page 58.