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Buzz Barton, [screen name]

Male 1913 - 1980  (67 years)


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  • Name Buzz Barton 
    • born William Andrew Lamoreaux [1]
    Suffix [screen name] 
    Born 03 Sep 1913  Gallatin, Daviess Co., Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 14 Jan 1920  Denver, Denver Co., Colorado, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    enumerated as William Lamoreaux 
    Military Information 1945  Tokyo Bay, Kanto Region, Japan Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    WWII veteran "During WW II Barton enlisted in the US Navy, and was a crewman aboard the USS Missouri when the Japanese signed surrender documents on that ship in 1945." 
    Died 20 Nov 1980  Reseda, Los Angeles Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • his last residence was Sylmar, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Buried Newhall (Eternal Valley Mem. Park), Los Angeles Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I37143  Barton Database
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2017 

    Father Floyd Harvey Lamoreaux,   b. 1889, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1955  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Myrtle M. Stephens,   b. 1891, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950  (Age 59 years) 
    Notes 
    • see www.b-westerns.com/buzz.htm
    Family ID F13756  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thelma Doyle 
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2009 19:03:38 
    Family ID F13755  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 03 Sep 1913 - Gallatin, Daviess Co., Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - enumerated as William Lamoreaux - 14 Jan 1920 - Denver, Denver Co., Colorado, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Information - WWII veteran "During WW II Barton enlisted in the US Navy, and was a crewman aboard the USS Missouri when the Japanese signed surrender documents on that ship in 1945." - 1945 - Tokyo Bay, Kanto Region, Japan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Nov 1980 - Reseda, Los Angeles Co., California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Newhall (Eternal Valley Mem. Park), Los Angeles Co., California, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Histories
    Buzz Barton (1913-1980)
    Buzz Barton (1913-1980)
    A juvenile actor in silent era films, an accomplished adult actor who appeared in dozens of b-western films in the 1930s and 1940s. He also was a rodeo wrangler and even performed in circuses! A copy of his 1929 film PALS OF THE PRAIRIE is in the Library of Congress, Motion Pictures & Television reading room.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4241] Internet Movie Database www.imdb.com.

    2. [S3795] Find A Grave www.findagrave.com.

    3. [S3503] 1920 U. S. Census, T625_158 pg 4B ED 36.