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Herschel Henry BURNETT

Male 1908 - 1984  (75 years)


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  • Name Herschel Henry BURNETT 
    Born 25 Apr 1908  Choctaw, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1910  , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1920  , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930  , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 4 Mar 1984  Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: myocardial infarction 
    Obituary 06 Mar 1984  , Pulaski, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arkansas Gazette 
    Obituary 07 Mar 1984  Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Van Buren Co Democrat 
    Occupation Commercial building contractor 
    Social Security Number 429-16-1120 
    Buried 7 Mar 1984  Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Huie Cem
    Person ID I1018  Burnett / Halbrook Genealogy
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2015 

    Father 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) 
    Mother Edith Lavina TUMBLESON,   b. 24 Aug 1869, Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1967, Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 22 Nov 1891  , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F420  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Irma Verona HALBROOK,   b. 14 Apr 1911, Formosa, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1998, Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1931  Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Robert Rex BURNETT,   b. 24 Jul 1934, Choctaw, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F417  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Burnett and friends, circa 1925
    Burnett and friends, circa 1925
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett Boys - 1916
    Burnett Boys - 1916
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett, Edith and her boys - L to R Wayne, Dick, Romie, Herschel; 1915
    Burnett, Edith and her boys - L to R Wayne, Dick, Romie, Herschel; 1915
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett - Herschel, Wayne, and Romie; 1914
    Burnett - Herschel, Wayne, and Romie; 1914
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett Family, circa 1947
    Burnett Family, circa 1947
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett - Herschel, Irma, and Bob; date unknown
    Burnett - Herschel, Irma, and Bob; date unknown
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett, Herschel and Bob; date unknown
    Burnett, Herschel and Bob; date unknown
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett, Herschel; 1943 New Richmond, WA
    Burnett, Herschel; 1943 New Richmond, WA
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett - Herschel, Irma and Bob; date unknown
    Burnett - Herschel, Irma and Bob; date unknown
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett, Herschel and Leman; date unknown
    Burnett, Herschel and Leman; date unknown
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett, Herschel and Bob; 1942
    Burnett, Herschel and Bob; 1942
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett - Herschel, Bob, and Scrapper; date unknown
    Burnett - Herschel, Bob, and Scrapper; date unknown
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett, Herschel and Bob; 1942
    Burnett, Herschel and Bob; 1942
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Herschel Burnett, Bob Burnett, and Ouita Halbrook; 1935
    Herschel Burnett, Bob Burnett, and Ouita Halbrook; 1935
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett, Herschel and Irma; 1932
    Burnett, Herschel and Irma; 1932
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    CC Halbrook, Cecil McPherson, and Herschel Burnett; 1935
    CC Halbrook, Cecil McPherson, and Herschel Burnett; 1935
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Choctaw High School Seniors; 1930
    Choctaw High School Seniors; 1930
    L to R Back: Penzel Emerson, Irma Halbrook, Naucie Shannon, Inez Rogers; Middle: Eva Goates, Eula Fullerton, Carmen Trawick, Flossie Cooper, Jessie Peck; Front; Cecil McCormac (teacher), Curtis Bull, Verna Logan, Herschel Burnett, Leonard Kidd; Not pictured: Carl Gunn, William Gordon, Pearl Miller
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett - l to r: Herschel, Dorothy, Irma, Charlene, and Wanda holding Roy; date unknown
    Burnett - l to r: Herschel, Dorothy, Irma, Charlene, and Wanda holding Roy; date unknown
    Given to Jamie Burnett by Samantha Burnett
    Burnett - Herschel, Irma, and Bob; date unknown
    Burnett - Herschel, Irma, and Bob; date unknown
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.

    Documents
    Obituary - Edith Burnett
    Obituary - Edith Burnett
    Van Buren Co. Democrat, Clinton, AR; 03 Aug 1967, page 10 column 2
    Obituary - Herschel Burnett
    Obituary - Herschel Burnett
    Arkansas Gazette, Little Rock, AR; 06 Mar 1984
    Obituary - Herschel Burnett
    Obituary - Herschel Burnett
    Van Buren Co. Democrat, Clinton, AR; 07 Mar 1984
    Death Certificate - Hershel H Burnett, 1984
    Death Certificate - Hershel H Burnett, 1984

    Histories
    Transcription of Choctaw School Reunion Sign-in Books, Choctaw, Van Buren County, AR 1980-1995
    Transcription of Choctaw School Reunion Sign-in Books, Choctaw, Van Buren County, AR 1980-1995
    The original sign-in books were kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett. They are now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.

    Videos
    Burnett, Herschel and Irma; 1957
    Burnett, Herschel and Irma; 1957
    Original 8mm film in possession of Jamie Burnett

  • Notes 
    • 1910 Van Buren Co, AR Census - Griggs Township
      taken by Lewis Mills on 15 Jan 1910
      ED 123, page 1, line 49, household 12
      Burnett, John H 39 AR TN AR farmer, married 18 years
      Edith L wife 40 AR OK AR 6 of 9 children living
      Minnie dau 17 AR AR AR
      Elisha E son 16 AR AR AR
      Lela M dau 10 AR AR AR
      Sam S son 8 AR AR AR
      Herchel H son 1 11/12 AR AR AR
      Zilmer W son 1/12 AR AR AR

      1920 Van Buren Co, AR Census - Griggs Township
      taken by James Thompason on 16 Jan 1920
      ED 127, page 7, line 51, household 127
      Burnett, John H 49 AR TN AR farmer, owned home, free
      Edie L wife 50 AR MO AR
      Sam S son 17 AR AR AR
      Hersel H son 11 AR AR AR
      Sylma W son 9 AR AR AR
      Roma T son 7 AR AR AR
      Dickie son 5 AR AR AR

      1930 Van Buren Co, AR - Choctaw twp
      taken 18 Apr by James L Kidd
      Ed 71-7, page 40 line 53 33/34 sheet 2b
      Burnette, John H 59 AR TN AR mrd @ 21 farmer
      Edith L wife 60 AR OK AR mrd @ 22
      Herschel H son 21 AR AR AR farm laborer
      Zilmer W son 20 AR AR AR "
      Ronnie T son 18 AR AR AR "
      Dickie son 15 AR AR AR "
      owns $800 value, has radio, no military

      1940 Pulaski Co, AR - North Little Rock ED 60-112, sheet 21A
      line 39 2101 Hurion St. dwelling, fam 437 taken 10 Apr
      Burnett, Heschel 31 AR 4 yrs high school, living in rural Van Buren Co in 1935, carpenter, bldg construction
      Irma wife 28 AR 4 yrs high school, informant
      Robert Rex son 5 AR

      documents: death certificate

  • Sources 
    1. [S116] tombstone.

    2. [S122] Van Buren Marriages, Book 5, page 148.

    3. [S122] Van Buren Marriages, Book 14, page 229.