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Charles Burton Charles Aaron Burton
Full Name: Charles Aaron Burton
Date of birth: December 31, 1869
Date of death: April 21, 1943

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 52 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Tarrant
H 52 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Tarrant
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary and photo, "C.A. Burton Dies Suddenly," 4/21/1943, Evening Home Edition, pp. 1, 4. Charles A. Burton, age 71, "former member of the State Legislature and one-time member of the Fort Worth Park Board," printer and linotype operator for the Star-Telegram, Kentucky native, died Wednesday, 4/21/1943. Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1910 - C.A. Burton, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, age 37, born circa 1873 in Kentucky, newspaper printer, spouse G. Mae Burton.
    Census of 1920 - C.A. Burton, Tarrant County, age 48, born circa 1872 in Kentucky, printer, spouse S. Mae Burton.
    Census of 1930 - Chas Burton, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, age 58, born circa 1872 in Kentucky, printer, spouse Sma Burton.
    Census of 1940 - Charles A. Burton, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, age 68, born circa 1872 in Kentucky, newspaper printer, spouse S. May Burton. FamilySearch. 1910 1920 1930 1940
  • Charles Aaron Burton, birth date 12/31/1869 in Kentucky, death date 4/21/1943 in Tarrant County, Texas. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • C.A. Burton, interment in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, in same section as S. Mae Burton, Section 22 - Alamo Lawn. Find a Grave.
  • 35th Legislature (1917) - Chas. A. Burton, postoffice Fort Worth, nativity Kentucky, age 45 (born circa 1872), 8 years in Texas, printer, member of former legislatures: 34th, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Charles Burton, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Charles Burton, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 35th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    35th R.S. - 1917
    Common Carriers  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Internal Improvements  
    Labor  
    Municipal Corporations (Vice Chair) 
    Public Printing (Chair) 
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Education  
    Internal Improvements  
    Labor  
    Liquor Traffic  
    Public Printing  
    Revenue and Taxation  
     

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