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Thos. H. BURTON

state legislator

Thos. H. BURTON, American State Legislator.

Background

BURTON, Thos. H. was born on August 28, 1878 in Nephi City, Juab Company, Utah, United States. Son of Herbert and Mary Ellen (Pass) Burton.

Education

Brigham Young University, Provo., 1900. Lincoln-Jefferson University, Hammond, Indiana, Bachelor of Laws, 1910.

Career

Judge, Juvenile Court, Fifth Judicial District, 1918-1919, District Court, Fifth Judicial District, comprising companies of Juab, Millard, Beaver, Iron and Washington, 1923-1929. Elected Member, House of Representative, Utah Legislature, 1929 and Special Session, 1930.