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

Terms of Service top
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
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Census of 1940, McKinney, Collin County - Grover Burton, age 37, lawyer - private practice, son of Edwin L. and Lizzie M. Burton, spouse Lucile Burton. Census of 1930 - Grover C. Burton. Ancestry.com.
  • Grover Cleveland Burton (1903-1978), grave marker photo, interment in Pecan Grove Cemetery, McKinney, Collin County. BillionGraves, 2013.
  • Mentioned in article about father's house, Dr. E. L. Burton House - McKinney. Collin County, Texas History.
  • Grover C. Burton, birth date 3/9/1903, marriage to Loucille Burton 5/26/1928, death date 1/23/1978. FamilySearch.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Grover Burton, 44th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Grover Burton, 45th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 44th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 45th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    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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