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Burton Surname

Query posted August 5, 2006

Searching for BURTONS in MS:  Martha M. who married Joseph Drake on Nov. 14, 1857;  Emerline Burton who married A. S. Bayley on Jan. 8, 1846;  Celia who married Elijah Powell on Dec. 24, 1856;  and  Martha who married E. E. Pitman on Sept 20, 1859.
Also, there was an Eveline Burton who was appointed guardian of Charles A. Burton,  James R. Burton, and  Julia B. Burton, infant children of Robert Burton, late of Yazoo Co.,  deceased:  this info came from the February Court, 1844.
According to the 1840 Carroll Co. census, there was an Edward R. Burton who resided in Carroll Co. with 8 slaves.
If anyone has any information that connects, please contact me.  I am most anxious to find our relatives.
Submitted by:  Kate Burton  mkburt2002@yahoo.com 

Carroll County


I am John Hansen, volunteer County Coordinator for Carroll County, Mississippi.  I have family lines from here and hence my interest in establishing as much information as possible on early Carroll County History.

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