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George Henry Burnett, American judge. Mason.

Background

Burnett, George Henry was born on May 9, 1853 in Yamhill Company, Oregon, United States. Son of George William and Sidney Ann (Younger) Burnett.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Christian College, Monmouth, Oregon, 1873.

Career

Practiced law at Salem. 1876-1892; district attorney, 3d Judicial District, Oregon, 1876-1878. Reporter, Supreme Court, Oregon, 1890-1892.

Judge Circuit Court, 3d District, 1892-1911, justice Supreme Court of Oregon, 3 terms, 1911-1929.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Miriam Belt, December 31, 1879.

father:
George William Burnett

mother:
Sidney Ann (Younger) Burnett

spouse:
Miriam Belt