Colonel Armistead Burwell

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Armistead Burwell

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of John Burwell and Ann Burwell
Husband of Mary Cole Burwell
Father of Elizabeth Hobbs Keckly and Rev. Robert Burwell
Brother of Annabelle Porter
Half brother of Armistead Burwell

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About Colonel Armistead Burwell

Armistead Burwell lived in the early 19th century in Dinwiddie County, Virginia as a planter. He was a colonel in the War of 1812.

Burwell owned over fifty slaves, one of whom was Elizabeth Keckly, who is best known for being the modiste and close friend to Mary Todd Lincoln, wife of Abraham Lincoln.

Armistead Burwell was the biological father of Elizabeth Keckly.

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