Clarence Albert BURTON Martha Malinda VANN Mini tree diagram
Melvin Benjamin BURTON

Melvin Benjamin BURTON1,1

3rd Sep 19031 - 18th Aug 19351,1

Life History

3rd Sep 1903

Born in Oklahoma.1

18th Aug 1935

Died in Clinton, Custer, Oklahoma.1,1

19th Aug 1935

Buried in Alex Cemetery, Alex, Grady County, Oklahoma.1


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    Melvin Benjamin “Ben” Burton
    BIRTH 3 Sep 1903 Oklahoma, USA
    DEATH 18 Aug 1935 (aged 31) Oklahoma, USA
    BURIAL Alex Cemetery, Alex, Grady County, Oklahoma

    According to Ancestry trees, Ben Burton's full name was Melvin Benjamin Burton.

    Son of Clarence Albert Burton & Martha "Mattie" M. [Vann].

    Stepson of Edward Lee Martin

    Stepson of James Alfred Charles Martin

    Husband of Ethel [Nichols] Burton.
    Children of Ben and Ethel Burton:
    J D Burton
    Melvin Burton
    Loraine Hazel Burton

    Alex Tribune, Alex Grady Co, OK, August 23, 1935, Obit
    "Former Alex Man Passes Saturday - Ben Burton, 31, passed away Saturday morning at 8 o'clock at a Clinton sanitarium where he had been a patient for the past week.  For several years Mr Burton was a resident of Alex, moving to Waurika about four years ago.  He returned here about three weeks ago.  Funeral services were held Sunday at the Missionary Baptist church, Rev Johnson officiating.  Burial was in the Morris cemetery.  He leaves a wife, two sons, J D, and Melvin, a daughter, Hazel, and his mother, Mrs L M Martin, of Edmond.

    Unmarked grave - No tombstone was found during cemetery surveys for this individual.

    Clarence Albert Burton 1872-1905
    Mattie Malinda Vann Martin 1876-1959
    Spouse Ethel Lora Nichols Burton Holland Collins Paxton 1907-1970

    Half Siblings:
    Lydia Lee Martin Howser 1906-1977
    Mary Stella Martin Nichols 1909-1998
    Arthur Edgar Martin 1911-1929
    Dessie Martin Key 1913-1937

    Created by Shirley Horn Bray 30 Mar 2014
    --  Find A Grave Memorial 127135502,

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