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William Burnham (1652 - 1730)

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William Burnham
Born in East Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, New Englandmap [uncertain]
Husband of — married in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, New Englandmap
Died in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, New Englandmap
Burnham-441 created 22 Apr 2012 | Last modified | Last edit: 23 Jan 2017
07:41: Rick Pierpont edited the Biography for William Burnham. (Add source, links, cleanup.) [Thank Rick for this]
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8. William2 Burnham, (Thomas1) b. 1652, d. 12 Dec 1730,6 resided in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT.6,

He married (1) Elizabeth Loomis, married 28 Jun 1671,6 b. 7 Aug 1655 in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT, (daughter of Nathaniel Loomis and Elizabeth Moore) d. 19 Nov 1717 in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT.7
  1. Elizabeth3 Burnham b. 20 May 1682.
  2. Rev. William Burnham b. 17 Jul 1684.
  3. Joseph Burnham, b. 7 Aug 1687, d. 20 Apr 1760.probably unmarried.
  4. David Burnham, b. 12 Oct 1689 in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT,7 d. 10 Sep 1741.probably unmarried.
  5. Nathaniel Burnham b. 3 Jan 1690.
  6. Jonathan Burnham b. 21 Mar 1692.
  7. Mary Burnham, b. 2 Sep 1694 in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT,7 d. 17 Apr 1715 in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT.unmarried.
  8. Abigail Burnham, b. 16 Dec 1696 in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT,7 d. 2 Jan 1724. She married Nathaniel Phelps, married 1 Jan 1716. He married (2) Martha (Thompson) Gaylord, d. 1733. Martha: Widow of Eleazur Gaylord.


Hartford, Connecticut, USA


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On 21 Dec 2014 at 00:24 GMT Bob Tonsmeire wrote:

Burnham-747 and Burnham-441 appear to represent the same person because: Same name, same death dates, same parents, same wife, birth dates uncertain

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