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World War I Soldier flag    Burton Judd  BLESSING

  (b. 11 March 1898 Meriden, Connecticut, USA   d. 8 November 1982 Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA )  

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Burton Judd BLESSING was born 11 March 1898 in Meriden, Connecticut, USA. Burton Judd BLESSING was the child of Carl "Charles" Theodore BLESSING   and   Frances Mary (Fannie) MESICK and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Friedrich Christoph BLESSING (BLEßING) and Caroline Henrietta THEUNERT

Burton Judd was a soldier in World War I.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Dorothy E HARRIS 17 February 1920 in Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Dorothy E HARRIS  was born 30 January 1901 in Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA.  She died 7 March 1989 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA. 

Burton Judd BLESSING died 8 November 1982 in Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA.

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Burton Judd BLESSING married flag  Dorothy E HARRIS-- Date: 17 February 1920 Place: Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA
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Miss Dorothy Harris daughter of Mr and Mrs H. A. Harris of Main street and Burton Blessing son of Mr and Mrs Charles Blessing of avenue were married ...

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Feb 18, 1920

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flag   Warren Judd BLESSING (b.16 July 1922, Hartford, Connecticut, USA  d. 12 February 2012, Hartford, Connecticut, USA)
m. Dorothy HOUSER 1945


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Burton Judd BLESSING
Name: Burton Judd Blessing
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 11 Mar 1898
Birth Place: Meriden, Connecticut, USA
Residence Date: 1919-1920
Residence Place: Connecticut... Read MORE...

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Hartford Courant Hartford, Connecticut February 21, 1970
Birth
11 March 1898
Meriden, Connecticut, USA

1900 Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut

Name Burton J Blessing
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Residence Hartford city, Hartford, Connecticut
Birth Date Mar 1898
Birthplace Connecticut
Relationship to Head-of-Household Son
Spouse Name
Spouse Titles
Spouse Birth Place
Father Name
Father Titles
Father Birthplace Massachusetts
Mother Name
Mother Titles
Mother Birthplace Germany
Race or Color (expanded) White
Head-of-household Name
Gender Male
Marital Status Single
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1910 Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut

Name Burton J Blessing
Birthplace Connecticut
Relationship to Head of Household Son
Residence Hartford Ward 7, Hartford, Connecticut
Marital Status Single
Race White
Gender Male
Immigration Year
Father's Birthplace Massachusetts
Mother's Birthplace Germany
Family Number 102
Page Number 3
Household Gender Age
Parent Chas T Blessing M 47y
Parent Frances M Blessing F 49y
Charles H Blessing M 27y
Albert A Blessing M 16y
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World History 1912 - April 15 - Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic


USA 1913 - October 31 – The Lincoln Highway, the first automobile road across the United States, is dedicated.


USA 1913 - December 23 – The Federal Reserve System is created as the central banking system of the United States by Woodrow Wilson's signature of the Federal Reserve Act.


USA 1914 - Woodrow Wilson signs a Mother's Day proclamation.


World History 1914 - August 1 - World War I begins: Germany declares war on Russia and France and invades Belgium


USA 1915 - January 25 - First United States coast-to-coast long-distance telephone call,


World History 1915 - May 7 – WWI: Sinking of the RMS Lusitania: British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is sunk by Imperial German Navy U-boat U-20 off the south-west coast of Ireland, killing 1,198 civilians en route from New York to Liverpool.

Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1916

Name: Burton J Blessing
Residence Year: 1916
Street Address: Wetht
Residence Place: Hartford, Connecticut
Occupation: Appr
Publication Title: Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1916
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USA 1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14.

1917 Enlistment in Navy

Name: Burton Blessing
Birth Date: 11 Mar 1898
Death Date: 8 Nov 1982
SSN: 049099274
Branch 1: NAVY
Enlistment Date 1: 17 Dec 1917
Release Date 1: 23 Jul 1919

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Original data: Beneficiary Identification Records Locator Subsystem (BIRLS) Death File. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of...Read MORE...



1920 Marriage / Partner
Burton Judd BLESSING and Dorothy E HARRIS 17 February 1920, Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA
1922 Birth of Child
Warren Judd BLESSING was born 16 July 1922, Hartford, Connecticut, USA

Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1925

Name: Burton J Blessing
Residence Year: 1925
Street Address: Wetlit
Residence Place: Hartford, Connecticut
Occupation: Assem
Publication Title: Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1925
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1927 Wethersfield, CT

Living in Wethersfield, CT in 1927 at the time of his father's death.


1930 Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut

name: Burton J Blessing
event: CENSUS
event date: 1930
event place: Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
gender: Male
age: 32
marital status: Married
race: White
birthplace: Connecticut
estimated birth year: 1898
immigration year:
relationship to head of household: Head
father's birthplace: New York
mother's birthplace: Germany
enumeration district number: 237
family number: 34
sheet number and letter: 14A
line number: 7
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Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1930

Name: Burton T Blessing
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1930
Street Address: 290 Main Weth
Residence Place: Hartford, Connecticut
Occupation: Assembler
Spouse:
Dorothy E Blessing
Publication Title: Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1930
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World History 1930 - February 18 - Pluto is discovered


USA 1931 - March 3 – The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the United States National anthem.


USA 1931 - May 1 - The Empire State Building Opens


USA 1932 - May 20–May 21 – Amelia Earhart flies from the USA to Derry, Northern Ireland in 14 hours 54 minutes.


USA 1933 - March, The Great Depression: President Franklin D. Roosevelt declares a "Bank holiday", closing all United States banks and freezing all financial transactions.


USA 1933 - April 5 - President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt declares a national emergency and issues Executive Order 6102, making it illegal for U.S. citizens to own substantial amounts of monetary gold or bullion.


USA 1933 - April 19 – The United States officially goes off the gold standard.


USA 1933 - November 8 – New Deal: U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt unveils the Civil Works Administration, an organization designed to create jobs for more than 4 million of the unemployed.


USA 1933 - December 5 – The 21st Amendment to the United States Constitution is passed, repealing Prohibition.


USA 1935 - Dust Bowl: The great dust storm in the United States hits eastern New Mexico and Colorado, and western Oklahoma the hardest.


USA 1935 - August 14 – United States President Franklin Roosevelt signs the Social Security Act into law.


USA 1935 - September 30 - Roosevelt Dedicates Boulder Dam (later to be known as Hoover Dam)


USA 1937 - May 6 – Hindenburg disaster:


USA 1938 - October 24 - The minimum wage is established by law in the United States.


USA 1939 - April 30 - World's Fair opens in New York City


World History 1939 - September 1 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland

1940 Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut

Name: Burton Blessing
Age: 37
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1903
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Connecticut
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
Street: Main Street
House Number: 288
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
Residence in 1935: Same House
Sheet Number: 10A
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 210
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Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1940

Name: Burton J Blessing
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1940
Street Address: 288 Main Weth
Residence Place: Hartford, Connecticut
Occupation: Emp
Spouse:
Dorothy E Blessing
Publication Title: Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1940
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World History 1940 - May 10 - Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain


USA 1941 - January 13 – All persons born in Puerto Rico since this day are declared U.S. citizens by birth, through U.S. federal law.


USA 1941 - December 7 - Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor


USA 1941 - December 8 - WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt delivers his "Infamy Speech"


World History 1941 - December 11 - Germany and Italy declare war on the United States. The U.S. responds in kind.


USA 1942 - February 2 – WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt signs an executive order directing the internment of Japanese Americans and the seizure of their property.


USA 1942 - June 4–June 7 – WWII: The Battle of Midway: The Japanese naval advance in the Pacific is halted.


USA 1942 - December 1 – Gasoline rationing begins in the United States.


USA 1943 - February 7 – WWII: In the United States, it is announced that shoe rationing will go into effect in 2 days.


USA 1943 - Penicillin first used successfully to treat a patient


World History 1944 - June 6 - WWII – D-Day:


World History 1945 - August 6 – WWII: Atomic bombing of Hiroshima: A United States B-29 Superfortress, the Enola Gay, drops an atomic bomb, codenamed "Little Boy", on Hiroshima, Japan, at 8:15 a.m. (local time).


World History 1945 - August 9 - Atomic bombing of Nagasaki: A United States B-29 Bomber, Bockscar, drops an atomic bomb, codenamed "Fat Man", on Nagasaki, Japan, at 11:02 a.m. (local time).


World History 1945 - September 2 - World War II ends


World History 1947 - February 25 - The German state of Prussia is officially abolished by the Allied Control Council.


World History 1948 - The State of Israel is officially created


World History 1949 - The Soviet Union successfully detonates an atomic weapon


World History 1949 - Communists under Mao assume power in China

Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1950

Name: Burton J Blessing
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1950
Street Address: 12 Warner pl Weth RD 3
Residence Place: Hartford, Connecticut
Spouse:
Dorothy H Blessing
Publication Title: Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1950
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USA 1950 - January 31 - President Harry S. Truman orders the development of the hydrogen bomb, in response to the detonation of the Soviet Union's first atomic bomb in 1949


World History 1950 - June 25 - Korean War begins when North Korean forces invade South Korea


USA 1953 - Dr. Jonas Salk, University of Pittsburg, announced successful testing of polio vaccine


World History 1953 - July 27 - Korean War ends


World History 1957 - October 4 - USSR launches Sputnik 1 - Space race begins


USA 1958 - NASA formed

Hartford Suburban, Connecticut 1960

Name: Burton J Blessing
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1960
Street Address: 12 Warner Weth
Residence Place: Hartford, Connecticut
Occupation: Insp
Spouse:
Dorothy H Blessing
Publication Title: Hartford Suburban, Connecticut 1960
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USA 1960 - Civil Rights Act of 1960


USA 1961 - Vietnam War officially begins with 900 military advisors landing in Saigon


World History 1961 - East Germany begins construction of the Berlin Wall


USA 1962 - Cuban Missile Crisis


USA 1962 - April 21 - Seattle World's Fair (Century 21 Exposition) opens


USA 1963 - I Have a Dream Speech - Martin Luther King's Address at March on Washington August 28, 1963.


USA 1963 - November 22 - American President John F. Kennedy assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas


USA 1964 - April 22 - World's Fair opens in New York City


USA 1964 - Civil Rights Act of 1964


USA 1965 - Vietnam War - First U.S. ground combat forces arrive in South Vietnam


USA 1968 - Civil Rights Act of 1968


USA 1968 - Marin Luther King, Jr. Killed


USA 1968 - Presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy assassinated on June 6 in Los Angeles


World History 1969 - July 20 - Apollo 11 - Man lands on the moon

1970

Hartford Courant - Feb 21, 1970
Mr. and Mrs. Burton J. Blessing, of. 12 Warner Place, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Tuesday. They were married in Trinity Parish, Wethersfield, ...



USA 1970 - April 22 - The First Earth Day


USA 1970 - Kent State shootings - May 4 - Kent, Ohio


USA 1972 - Watergate


USA 1973 - March 29 – The last United States soldier leaves Vietnam.


USA 1974 - Richard Nixon resigns Presidency over Watergate


USA Equal Credit Opportunity Act of 1974

Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1977

Name: Burton J Blessing
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1977
Street Address: 12 Warner pi Weth
Residence Place: Hartford, Connecticut
Occupation: Ret
Spouse:
Dorothy H Blessing
Publication Title: Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1977
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USA 1977 - Elvis Presley dies, August 16, 1977, in Memphis, Tennessee, USA


USA 1979 - Iran hostage crisis begins


USA 1979 - Three Mile Island nuclear accident - March 28


World History 1979 - May 4 - Margaret Thatcher becomes the first female prime minister of Great Britain


USA 1980 - May 18 - Mount Saint Helens (in Washington State) erupted spewing ash and smoke sixty-three thousand feet into the air. Heavy ash covered the ground to the immediate northwest, and small particles were carried to the Atlantic coast.


USA 1981 - Attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan by John Hinckley


USA President Ronald Reagan nominates Sandra Day O’Connor to be the first woman on the Supreme Court, 1981


World History 1981 - Voyager 2 reaches Saturn


World History 1981 - First reported case of AIDS

1982 Death


First Name: Burton
Middle Name: J
Last Name: Blessing
Gender: Male
Birth Date: Mar 11, 1898
Death Date: Nov 8, 1982
Age: 84
Residence: Wethersfield, Hartfold Connecticut
Birth Location: Connecticut
Death Location: Wethersfield, Hartfold, CT
Zip: 06109
Record Type: Death Record
Groom's Marital Status: Married
Collection: Connecticut Death Records

Source Information
Source: Connecticut Department of Public Health
Years: 1949 to ...Read MORE...


Death mentioned in 9 Nov 1982 Hartford Courant, but not complete obit
"Burton J Blessing, 12 Warner Place, Wethersfield"


Social Security Death Index
Name: Burton Blessing
Date of Birth: Friday March 11, 1898
Date of Death: November 1982
Est. Age at death: 84 years, 8 months
Last known residence:
City: Wethersfield Hartford
County: Hartford
State: Connecticut
ZIP Code: 06109
Latitude: 41.7005
Longitude: -72.6721
Social Security details:
State of Issue: Connecticut
Number: 049-09-9274

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