Fulton Burgess (1904 - 1982)

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Fulton Burgess
1904 - 1982
updated February 06, 2019
Fulton Burgess was born on June 26, 1904. He died in January 1982 at 77 years old. We know that Fulton Burgess had been residing in Easley, Pickens County, South Carolina 29640.

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Fulton Burgess died in January 1982 at age 77. He was born on June 26, 1904. There is no information about Fulton's family or relationships. We know that Fulton Burgess had been residing in Easley, Pickens County, South Carolina 29640.
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1904 - 1982 World Events

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In 1904, in the year that Fulton Burgess was born, the first underground line of the New York City subway system opened. London's underground system was opened in 1863 and Boston opened one in 1897, but New York quickly became the largest system in the U.S. More than 100,000 people paid 5 cents to ride under Manhattan that first day.

In 1943, when he was 39 years old, on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

In 1962, he was 58 years old when on October 1st, African-American James H. Meredith, escorted by federal marshals, registered at the University of Mississippi - becoming the first African-American student admitted to the segregated college. He had been inspired by President Kennedy's inaugural address to apply for admission.

In 1971, by the time he was 67 years old, in March, Congress passed the Twenty-sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which lowered the voting age to 18 (from 21). It was a response to the criticism that men could fight at 18, but not vote for the policies and politicians who sent them to war. The states quickly ratified the Amendment and it was signed into law on July 1st by President Richard Nixon.

In 1982, in the year of Fulton Burgess's passing, on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

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Other Burgesses

James Leon Burgess
May 26, 1926 - Oct 18, 2005
Florence, South Carolina
Silas Burgess
Mar 9, 1918 - March 1985
Belton, South Carolina
George H Burgess
Jul 18, 1924 - Sep 3, 1989
Lake City, SC
Grace B Burgess
Oct 29, 1925 - Jul 14, 1997
Union, SC
Walton E Burgess
Dec 19, 1918 - Jan 22, 1991
Gaffney, SC
Robert Dean Burgess
Jul 12, 1927 - Dec 9, 2005
Hayward, California
Grace H Burgess
May 22, 1901 - January 1994
Gaffney, SC
Alma Burgess
Apr 26, 1926 - Apr 16, 2011
Wagener, South Carolina
Judson Burgess
Aug 10, 1899 - June 1966
Union, South Carolina
Leon D Burgess
May 16, 1926 - Aug 22, 1993
Eight Mile, AL
C Burgess
Mar 20, 1961 - October 1990
Mariah A Burgess
Apr 1, 1960 - Sep 23, 2006
Bishopville, SC
Lillian Burgess
Oct 5, 1909 - Oct 2, 1995
Charleston, SC
John Burgess
Dec 21, 1926 - June 1984
Louisville, Kentucky
Joseph Burgess
Jul 24, 1924 - Apr 24, 1992
Annapolis, MD
Herman A Burgess
Sep 18, 1925 - Jan 1, 2002
Lilburn, GA
Howard T Burgess
Oct 29, 1909 - Feb 11, 1996
Belton, SC
Lois Burgess
Oct 18, 1923 - Dec 21, 1999
Taylors, SC
Joe Burgess
Dec 31, 1901 - June 1968
Mayesville, South Carolina
Roscoe Burgess
Dec 2, 1925 - Nov 3, 1988

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Carrie Reynolds
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Ohio
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Lexington, South Carolina
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