Grover Burton

Grover Cleveland Burton

Full Name: Grover Cleveland Burton
Date of birth: March 9, 1903
Date of death: January 23, 1978

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 45 Jan 12, 1937 - Jan 10, 1939 45th   Democrat McKinney / Collin   Collin, Grayson
H 45 Jan 8, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937 44th   Democrat McKinney / Collin   Collin, Grayson

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House District 45
Jan 12, 1937 - Jan 10, 1939
Legislatures: 45th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: McKinney / Collin
Counties in district: Collin, Grayson
House District 45
Jan 8, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937
Legislatures: 44th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: McKinney / Collin
Counties in district: Collin, Grayson

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Other Resources

  • Mentioned in article about father's house, Dr. E.L. Burton House - McKinney. Collin County, Texas History.
  • Grover C. Burton, marriage to Loucille Burton on 5/26/1928 in Milam County.
    Census of 1930 - Grover C. Burton, Dallas, Dallas County, age 27, bookkeeper - life insurance, living in household of Norman O. Miller with Lucille Burton.
    Census of 1940 - Grover Burton, McKinney, Collin County, age 37, lawyer - private practice, son of Edwin L. and Lizzie M. Burton, wife Lucile Burton. FamilySearch. 1930 1940 Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977
  • Grover Cleveland Burton, birth date 3/9/1903 in Texas; death date 1/23/1978 in Dallas, Dallas County; usual residence in McKinney, Collin County; attorney. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1977-1986.
  • Grover Cleveland Burton (1903-1978), burial in Pecan Grove Cemetery, McKinney, Collin County. Includes obituary in The Courier-Gazette (McKinney, Texas), 1/24/1978. Find a Grave.


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Committee Information top

45th R.S. - 1937
Criminal Jurisprudence (Vice Chair) 
Municipal and Private Corporations  
Public Health  
Public Printing  
44th R.S. - 1935
Constitutional Amendments  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Privileges, Suffrage, and Elections  
Public Health  

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