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John Henry BURNETT

Male 1871 - 1949  (78 years)


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  • Name John Henry BURNETT 
    Birth 27 May 1870  Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Born 27 May 1871  Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1880  , 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 
    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 
    Census 1940  , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 03 Sep 1949  North Little Rock, Pulaski, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Cause: cerebral hemmorage (3rd on 31 Aug 49) 
    Buried 05 Sep 1949  Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Huie Cem
    Obituary 09 Sep 1949  Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Van Buren Co Democrat, p1 c3 
    _DCAUSE cerebral hemmorage (3rd on 31 Aug 49) 
    _MDCL diabetes mellitus severe 
    Person ID I1023  Burnett / Halbrook Genealogy
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2016 

    Father Daniel Elihu "Dick E" BURNETT,   b. 24 Jun 1840, Lexington, Henderson, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Jan 1917, Choctaw, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother 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  [4
    Notes 
    • Marriage service performed in home of J. Rogers.
    Family ID F424  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 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  [5
    Children 
     1. Minnie P BURNETT,   b. 13 Nov 1892,   d. 01 Oct 1917  (Age 24 years)  []
    +2. Elisha Emmett BURNETT,   b. 10 Mar 1894, Choctaw, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1959, , Pulaski, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  []
     3. Daniel L BURNETT,   b. 06 Jul 1896, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Oct 1897, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)  []
     4. John W BURNETT,   b. 09 Jun 1898, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1898, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  []
     5. Lela Mae BURNETT,   b. 28 Jul 1899,   d. 29 Jan 1972  (Age 72 years)  []
     6. Samuel S BURNETT,   b. 29 Mar 1902, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Sep 1923, ,, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)  []
     7. Myrtle BURNETT,   b. 28 Mar 1904,   d. 25 Jan 1905  (Age 0 years)  []
     8. Herschel Henry BURNETT,   b. 25 Apr 1908, Choctaw, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1984, Clinton, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +9. Zilmer Wayne BURNETT,   b. 20 Feb 1910, , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1984  (Age 74 years)
    +10. Romie T BURNETT,   b. 10 Mar 1912, Choctaw, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1950, , Pulaski, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     11. Richard C BURNETT,   b. 10 Oct 1914, Choctaw, Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1976  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F420  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary C MEALER,   b. 1863 
    Married 08 Jan 1888  , Van Buren, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F469  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.
    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 - Henry, Edie, Emmit (directly behind Henry), and unidentified children; date unknown
    Burnett - Henry, Edie, Emmit (directly behind Henry), and unidentified children; date unknown
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.
    Burnett - Henry, Edie, Sam, and Mary; 1947
    Burnett - Henry, Edie, Sam, and Mary; 1947
    Photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett, now in the possession of Jamie Burnett.

    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 - Edith Burnett
    Obituary - Edith Burnett
    Van Buren Co. Democrat, Clinton, AR; 03 Aug 1967, page 10 column 2
    Obituary - Herschel Burnett
    Obituary - Herschel Burnett
    Van Buren Co. Democrat, Clinton, AR; 07 Mar 1984
    Mr. and Mrs. Claud Bradford Celebrate Their 50th Wedding Anniversary
    Mr. and Mrs. Claud Bradford Celebrate Their 50th Wedding Anniversary
    Clipping kept by Irma Halbrook Burnett. Taken from the Van Buren County Democrat, Clinton, AR
    Death Certificate - Hershel H Burnett, 1984
    Death Certificate - Hershel H Burnett, 1984
    Death Certificate - John Henry Burnett, 1949
    Death Certificate - John Henry Burnett, 1949

  • Notes 
    • 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

      1900 Van Buren Co AR Census - Choctaw Twp
      Ed 138 Sheet 12 Line 40
      Burnett, John H head May 1870 AR TN AR farmer married 8 years
      Edith L wife Aug 1869 AR MO AR 3 of 5 children living
      Minnie dau Nov 1892 AR AR AR
      Elisha E son Mar 1894 AR AR AR
      Siler M dau Jul 1899 AR AR AR
      Tumbleston, Virgie s-i-l May 1885 AR AR AR

      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 Census - Van Buren, AR, Choctaw
      ED 71-7, sheet 7A, line 40, dwelling 140
      Burnett, JH 69 AR two years of high school, informant, in same house in 1935, house valued at $600, number of farm schedule: 94
      Edith wife 70, AR, completed 6th grade
      Manuel Golden hired hand, 20 AR
      supplementary information
      Burnett JH father born TN, mother born AR

  • Sources 
    1. [S116] tombstone.

    2. [S35] Death Certificate, AR Cert # 10623; John Henry Burnett.

    3. [S201] 1870 Census, Van Buren Co, Griggs Twp, pg 10, line 25.

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

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