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Harold H. Burton

AKA Harold Hitz Burton

Born: 22-Jun-1888
Birthplace: Jamaica Plain, MA
Died: 28-Oct-1964
Location of death: Washington, DC [1]
Cause of death: Kidney failure
Remains: Cremated, Highland Park Cemetery, Cleveland, OH

Gender: Male
Religion: Unitarian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Judge
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Supreme Court Justice, 1945-58

Military service: US Army (WWI)

[1] Georgetown University Hospital.

Father: Alfred E. Burton (dean & civil engineering professor, MIT)
Mother: Gertrude Hitz Burton
Wife: Selma Florence Smith (m. 1912, two sons, two daughters)
Daughter: Barbara
Son: William
Daughter: Deborah
Son: Robert

    University: BA, Bowdoin College (1909)
    Law School: JD, Harvard Law School (1912)
    Teacher: Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH (1923-25)

    US Supreme Court Justice (1945-58)
    US Senator, Ohio (1941-45)
    Mayor of Cleveland (1935-40)
    Ohio State Official Director of Law, Cleveland (1929-32)
    Ohio State House of Representatives (1929)
    Board of Education East Cleveland, OH (1928-29)
    Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity
    Ohio State Bar Association 1912
    Risk Factors: Parkinson's

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