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John Burr (1691 - aft. 1744)

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John Burr
Born in Northampton, Burlington, New Jerseymap
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Husband of — married about [location unknown]
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Died after [location unknown]
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Categories: Mount Holly, New Jersey.



John Burr son of Henry and Elizabeth (Hudson) Burr was born 29 May 1691 at Mount Holly, Burlington County, New Jersey.[1]

He married Keziah, daughter of Job and Rachel Wright on 29th day of the 3rd month on 1712. Keziah died 12 April 1731.[1]

He married Susanna about 1732.[1]

Children of John and Keziah

  1. Rachel b.11month 22 day 1713.[1]
  2. Henry b. 8 month 26 day 1715. m. Sarah Eayre.[1]
  3. John b. 1 month 25 day 1718.[1]
  4. Solomon b. 11 month 27 day 1721.[1]
  5. Keziah b. 2 month 17 day 1724.[1]
  6. Joseph b. 2 month 11 day 1726. m. Mary dau. of Edward and Mary Mullen.[1]

Children of John and Susanna

  1. Susanna b. 8 month 26 day 1736.[1]
  2. Hudson b. 5th month 22 day 1745. m. 5th month 25 day 1767. Phebe Lippincott.[1]

John Burr. [2][3][4][5][6]

Born present day Mount Holly. Burlington Co., New Jersey. 29 MAY 1691. Northhampton, Burlington, Province of West Jersey. [7][8] BET 29 APR AND 29 MAY 1691. [9] 1710[10] Found multiple copies of birth date. Using 29 MAY 1691

Died AFT 1731. [11]

Occupation: MAY 1728. Surveyor General of West Jersey. [12]

Religion: Quaker[13]

Marriage Husband @I386@. Wife @I4395@. Child: @I14935@. Child: @I451@. Child: @I14934@. Child: @I14933@. Child: @I14936@. Child: @I4382@. Marriage present day Nassau County. 29 MAY 1712. Westbury Meeting House, Westbury, Queens, Long Island, Province of New York. [14][15][16]

Husband @I386@. Wife @I4527@. Marriage 2nd husband. 02 MAY 1734. Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Province of Pennsylvania. [17][18]

Husband @I123@. Wife @I124@. Child: @I386@. Child: @I383@. Child: @I290@. Child: @I120@. Child: @I385@. Child: @I384@. Child: @I389@. Child: @I387@. Child: @I388@. Marriage ABT 1690. Newton, Queens, Province of New York. [19] Marriage Province of New Jersey. [20]


  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 Charles Burr Todd. A General History of the Burr Family in America. 4th Ed. 1902. New York. p. 520, 1; 523,4; 527 Burr4th Ed. Available at
  2. Source: #S26 williamlong26, Jan 2005 12:55AM.
  3. Source: #S10 4th Edition published in 1902
  4. Source: #S10 pages 517, 519, 520, 521
  5. Source: #S137 pages 10, 526
  6. Source: #S266 Keziah WRIGHT;
  7. Source: #S36 Date of Import: Jan 10, 2003
  8. Source: #S10 page 517, 520, 521
  9. Source: #S26 Burr Forum
  10. Source: #S73 Hudson Forum: Carolyn April 28 1998(
  11. Source: #S124 Jeff French, allmyresearch project, Updated: 2007-08-04 10:59:25 UTC (Sat);
  12. Source: #S67 First Ladies of the Old School House/First Lady of Peachfield
  13. Source: #S60 Vol II:Pg 478
  14. Source: #S36 Date of Import: Jan 10, 2003
  15. Source: #S266 Keziah WRIGHT;
  16. Source: #S10 page 521
  17. Source: #S54 Duane Funk Family Project; Updated: 2013-03-03 16:55:23 UTC (Sun)
  18. Source: #S134 Page 110
  19. Source: #S26 williamlong26 31 Jan 2005 12:55AM
  20. Source: #S73 Hudson Forum: Carolyn April 28 1998(

Burr-805 was created by Peter Wetherill through the import of Smaller.GED on Jun 26, 2014.

  • Source: S10 Todd, Charles Burr A General History of the Burr Family, 4th Edition Publication: Name: The Knickerbocker Press; Repository: #R1 NOTESource Medium: Book
  • Repository: R1 PDF Library of Claude P Perry II
  • Source: S124 Various Contributors, RootsWeb Publication: Name:; Repository: #R5 RootsWeb. Database. : 2011.
  • Repository: R5 Website
  • Source: S137 Woolman, John ; ed. by Amelia Mott Gummere The Journal and Essays of John Woolman - Rancocas Edition Publication: Name: The MacMillan Company; Repository: #R1 NOTESource Medium: Electronic Book, downloaded from
  • Source: S26 Burr Forum on NOTESource Medium: Internet
  • Source: S266 Bonner, Becky Bass & Josephine Lindsay Bass My Southern Family Repository: #R5
  • Source: S36 Viney, Joan Clanton.ged
  • Source: S60 Hinshaw, William Wade Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume: 6 Vols Publication: Name: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.,; NOTESource Medium: Book
  • Source: S67 Colonial Dames of America in the State of New Jersey First Ladies of the Old School House/First Lady of Peachfield Elizabeth Thredder Burr and Her Descendants Publication: Name: National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of New Jersey; Repository: #R7 NOTESource Medium: Book
  • Repository: R7 New Jersey State Library
  • Source: S73 Various Contributors Forums Publication: Name: The Generations Network; Repository: #R5 NOTESource Medium: Internet

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