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Albert Sidney Burleson
Birth: Jun. 7, 1863
San Marcos
Hays County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 24, 1937
San Marcos
Hays County
Texas, USA

US Congressman, Presidential Cabinet Secretary. He was elected as a Democrat to represent Texas' 9th and 10th Congressional Districts in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1899 until his resignation in 1913 to accept the appointment of United States Postmaster General. He served as Postmaster General during the administrations of President Woodrow Wilson, serving from 1913 to 1921. 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Burleson (1826 - 1877)
  Emma Lucy Kyle Burleson (1832 - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Adele Lubbock Steiner Burleson (1863 - 1948)
 
 Children:
  Laura Schley Burleson Negley (1890 - 1973)*
  Steiner Burleson (1892 - 1899)*
  Lucy Kyle Burleson Grimes (1894 - 1967)*
  Sydney Adele Burleson Smith (1897 - 1995)*
  Infant Son Burleson (1901 - 1901)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edward Claiborne Burleson (1855 - 1863)*
  James Green Burleson (1859 - 1915)*
  Ford McCullough Burleson (1861 - 1887)*
  Albert Sidney Burleson (1863 - 1937)
  Kyle Burleson (1865 - 1866)*
  Edward Burleson (1867 - 1873)*
  Emma Kyle Burleson (1869 - 1941)*
  Lily Kyle Burleson MacDonnell (1871 - 1948)*
  Mary Kyle Burleson Bee (1873 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Mark Pawelczak
Record added: Jul 12, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6600148
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happy 150th birthday!
- MFPS
 Added: Jun. 7, 2013
God bless you today and always. Rest in Peace.
- Thelma
 Added: Jun. 7, 2013

- MFPS
 Added: Jun. 7, 2012
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