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Seth Burgess (1736 - 1795)

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Seth Burgess
Born in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Baymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married about [location unknown]
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Died in Kentville, Nova Scotia, Canadamap
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Categories: Dartmouth, Massachusetts | Kentville, Nova Scotia.


  • Seth BURGESS was born on May 22, 1736 in Dartmouth, Bristol County, Massachusetts, died on January 10, 1795 in Perhaps at Cornwallis, Nova Scotia and was buried in 1795 in Chipman Corner, King's Co., Nova Scotia
  • SETH BURGESS (1736-95) Seth Burgess was the son of Dr.Benjamin and Mercy Burgess, of Dartmouth, Massachusetts. He was born May 26, 1736, and died in 1795, aged 59. He married, at the age of 21, Abigail Howe, in Massachusetts, June 5,1757. She died in 1801. They are buried in the cemetery at Chipman Corner, near Kentville, Nova Scotia.
  • Seth was born about May 22, 1736. [1]
  • Seth Burgess immigrated to Cornwallis ca. 1760-1 (3:No 566)


  1. ["Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 13 July 2016), Seth Burgess, 22 May 1736; citing Birth, Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States, , town clerk offices, Massachusetts; FHL microfilm 775,836.]
  • Seth Burgess immigrated to Cornwallis ca. 1760-1 (3:No 566)
  • Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Volume 18, Part Three: Richard Warren.REFN: ISBN: 0-930270-33-9..DATE: 2001 (General Society of Mayflower Descendants 4 Winslow StreetPlymouth, MA 02360)
  • Author: Compiled by Robert S. Wakefield, F.A.S.G. L. M. Kellogg , Editor,

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