About Abigail Burwell (Smith)
Death also reported as Gloucester County, Virginia
Hon. Lewis Burwell (Lewis3, Edward2, Edward1); b. circa 1652; m.
Abigail Smith, daughter of Anthony Smith and Martha Bacon, 1672 at
Gloucester Co., VA; 1st wife; m. Martha Lear, daughter of Col. John
Lear; 2nd husband, 2nd wife; d. 1710.
He resided at 'King's Creek', York Co., VA. He resided at
'Carter's Creek', Gloucester Co., VA. He was a governor of the College
of William and Mary in 1702. He was a member of Council between 1702
and 1711 at Virginia. He left a will on 11 Oct 1710; proved 10 Feb
Abigail Smith was born on 11 Mar 1656/57. She resided at
Colchester, England. She died on 12 Nov 1692 at York Co., VA, at age
Known children of Hon. Lewis Burwell and Abigail Smith were as
5. i. Joanna Burwell, b. 1674/75; m. Hon. William
6. ii. Elizabeth Burwell, b. Jun 1677; m. Hon. Benjamin
7. iii. Hon. Nathaniel Burwell, b. 1680; m. Elizabeth
iv. Lewis Burwell; b. 16 Oct 1682 at Gloucester Co.,
VA; d. Sep 1696 at age 13.
v. Lucy Burwell; b. 21 Nov 1683 at Gloucester Co.,
VA; m. Col. Edmund Berkeley, son of Edmund
Berkeley and Mary, 1 Dec 1704; d. 16 Dec 1716 at
8. vi. Martha Burwell, b. 16 Nov 1685; m. Col. Henry
vii. Bacon Burwell; b. 22 Feb 1687 at Gloucester Co.,
VA; d. before 1692; bur. at 'Carter's Creek',
Gloucester Co., VA.
viii. Jane Burwell; baptized 16 Nov 1688; d. before 15
Mar 1691/92; bur. at 'Carter's Creek', Gloucester
ix. James Burwell; b. 4 Feb 1689/90 at Gloucester Co.,
VA; m. Mary Armistead, daughter of William
Armistead and Anna Lee; 1st husband; d. 6 Oct 1718
at age 28.
He resided at 'King's Creek', York Co., VA. He was
a member of the House of Burgesses at Virginia. He
left a will on 6 Sep 1718; proved 15 Sep 1718.
x. ___ Burwell; b. after Mar 1691/92; m. Harry
Seaton; 1st wife.
Martha Lear married William Cole; 1st husband. She died on 4 Aug
Known children of Hon. Lewis Burwell and Martha Lear were as
i. ___ Burwell; b. circa 1695; d; young.
ii. Mary Burwell; b. 1697; d. 20 Jul 1701.
iii. Lewis Burwell; b. 1699; m. Frances Thacker,
daughter of Edwin Thacker; d. 6 Sep 1744.
He resided at 'Kingsmill', York Co., VA.
iv. Jane Burwell; b. circa 1701; d; young.
9. v. Martha Burwell, b. 1703; m. Col. John Martin.
vi. Armistead Burwell; b. 1703; d. 1754.
He resided at 'Stoneland', Mecklenburg Co., VA.
Abigail Burwell's Timeline
March 11, 1656
Colchester, Essex, England
Gloucester, VA, USA
Carters Creek, Gloucester, Virginia
November 21, 1683
"Fairfield", Gloucester County, Virginia
November 16, 1685
Fairfield, Gloucester, Virginia, USA
November 16, 1688
Fairfield, Gloucester County, Virginia
February 4, 1689
York County, Virginia
November 12, 1692
York County, Virginia Colony