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Burwell Robert (Bonwell) Bonniville (abt. 1857 - 1938)

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Burwell Robert [uncertain] Bonniville formerly Bonwell
Born about in Gloucester County, Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Gloucester County, Virginiamap
Died in West Norfolk, Virginiamap
Profile last modified | Created 11 Mar 2016
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Burwell was born about 1857. He was the son of Burwell Bonnywell and Emiline Sparrow. He passed away in 1938. [1]

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1880 September 5: Marriage of Burwell B. Bonnywell, age 23 & Alice Quillins, age 23. Gloucester County Marriages, Book 1, page 162, Gloucester County Clerk's Office.

1880 September 5: Marriage of Robert Bonnywell, age 23 years, oysters, son of Burwell & Emily Sparrow Bonnywell; & Alice Quillins, age 23 years, of Portsmouth, Virginia, daughter of Thos. & Milly Quillins; ... by Rev. W.S. Hawkins. Frances Haywood, Marriages of Gloucester County, Virginia, Book 1: 1853-1895 (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, Inc., 1992) page 181.

1900 June 14: Robert Bonowell, head, born November 1857, age 42, fisherman; Alice Bonowell, wife, born May 1857, age 43, 6 children born, 4 living; Arthur Bonowell, son, born April 1884, age 16, single, at school; Harry Bonowell, son, born March 1889, age 11, single, at school; Lillian Bonowell, daughter, born January 1891, age 9, single; and Robert Bonowell, son, born May 1900, age 0 months. 1900 Census of Abingdon District, Gloucester County, Virginia, National Archives.

  1. First-hand information as remembered by Charles Shaughnessy, Friday, July 25, 2014. Replace this citation if there is another source.

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