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Elizabeth Burr (Prudden)

Also Known As: "Esther Boosey"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut
Death: Died in Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut
Place of Burial: Old Congregational Burying Ground, Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Rev. Peter Prudden and Joanna Prudden (Boyse)
Wife of Jehu Burr, Jr.
Mother of Peter Burr; Sarah Gold; Samuel Burr; Elizabeth Burr; Abigail Burr and 2 others
Sister of Joanna Chittenden; Mary walker; Samuel Prudden, Rev; Rev. John Prudden; Abigail Mary Hubbell (Prudden) and 3 others

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About Elizabeth Burr

Elizabeth Prudden

  • Birth: Mar 11 1642 - Milford, New Haven, Connecticut
  • Death: 1685 - Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
  • Parents: Peter Prudden, Joanna Boyse
  • Married: Jehu Burr

Also seen as Esther

The daughter of Rev. Peter & Joanna (Boyse) Prudden, she was baptized on March 11, 1642/3 in Milford, and she married Jehue Burr about 1655 in Fairfield, Conn. (he married 1st to Esther Ward). Her will dated March 22, 1682/3 mentions property in Milford & Stamford,Conn. and land in Yorkshire, England.

From A General History of the Burr Family in America: With a Genealogical Record ... By Charles Burr Todd:

SECOND GENERATION. JEHU BURR,2 [2] Of Fairfield, Ct.,

m. 1st, Marv. (sic: Esther her sister) dau. of Andrew Ward, of Fairfield ; they had two chil.

  • 6. Daniel.8
  • 7. Esther.8

He m. 2d, Esther, widow of Joseph Boosey, of Westchester, Conn. (Sic: Jacobus & CA Torrey do not agree with this & identified her as Elizabeth Prudden)

Children.:

  • 8. Peter,8 b. March, 1667.
  • 9. Samuel,8
  • 10. Elizabeth.8
  • 11. Sarah,8
  • 12. Joanna.8
  • 13. Abigail,8
  • 14. Mary.8

Will dated Jan. 7, 1689. Inv. of estate. Oct. 30. 1692. None of dans, were then m. except Mary, who had m. Saml. Wakeman, of F. and died voting, leaving one dam

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'Peter Prudden; a story of his life and New Haven and Milford, Conn. (1901)

  • http://archive.org/details/peterpruddenstor00prud
  • http://archive.org/stream/peterpruddenstor00prud#page/58/mode/1up
  • Capt. and Mrs. Willett first resided in New York, and then removed to Rehoboth and Swansea, Mass., where he died in 1674. The record of the letter which received her again into the fellowship of Milford church shows that Mrs. Willett returned shortly after Capt. Willett's death to Milford.
  • Although past sixty years of age Mrs. Joanna Prudden Willett was again sought in marriage and became the wife of the Rev. John Bishop, for fifty years pastor in Stamford, Conn.* He was a few years her junior, a widower with several grown-up children, and with him she lived until her death. Neither the date of this marriage, nor of her death, nor of the place of her burial is known. In a letter from Rev. John Bishop to Increase Mather, written in 1681, he sends his "Greetings" and those of his wife, "who was Mrs. Willet, to good Mrs. Mather."
    • The following is a copy of
      • "Last Will of Joanna, wife of Rev. Peter Prudden."
    • The last will and testament of Mrs. Joanna Bishop, sometime Prudden, late of Milford, now of Stamford in the ....
    • * Rev. John Bishop walked all the way from Boston to Stamford with his Bible under his arm accompanying two men who had been sent to invite him to become pastor of the Stamford church. This Bible is still owned by his descendants. ....
  • http://archive.org/stream/peterpruddenstor00prud#page/63/mode/1up
  • Pg. 63
  • The children of Peter Prudden1 and Joanna Boyse1 -- daughter of Rev. John Boyse and Joana Boyse of Halifax,* England:
    • I. Joanna2, born August, 1640, married __ Chittenden.
    • II. Mary2, born Jan., 1641, married Zacheriah Walker as his first wife. ....
    • ' (1) III. Elizabeth2, born Feb., 1642, baptized 4th of March, 1643. Married, name unknown.
    • (2) IV. Samuel2, born Feb., 1643, died 1685; lived in Milford.+
    • V. John2, born Nov., 1645 in Milford, died Dec. 11, 1725, ....
    • VI. Abigail2, baptized Dec., 1647, married Joseph Walker of Stratford, Nov. 14, 1667. Married, second, Richard Hubbell, in 1688. ....
    • VII. Sarah2, born May 12, 1650, married Gideon Allen.
    • VIII. Peter2, born May 26, 1652, died June 10, 1652.
    • IX. Mildred2, born March, 1653, married Lieut. Sylvanus Baldwin, 20th of Sept., 1671, died Jan. 6, 1712. ......
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               + Elizabeth Prudden
 
               + Birth
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                     # 11 Mar 1642
                     # in Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
               + Death
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                     # 1685
                     # in Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
         
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             o  Jehu Burr (1625-1692)
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             o  Mary BURR (1666-1688)
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             o  Peter Judge BURR (1668-1724)
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             o  Abigail BURR (1668-1712)
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             o  Samuel BURR (1674-1696)
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             o  Joanna Burr (1676-1749)

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     1642
     11 Mar
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     Birth
         Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

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     1666
     Age: 24
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     Marriage to Jehu Burr
         Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
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     1685
     Age: 43
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     Death
         Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

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     Jehu Burr 
         1625 – 1692
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     Mary BURR 
         1666 – 1688
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     Peter Judge BURR 
         1668 – 1724
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     Abigail BURR 
         1668 – 1712
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     Samuel BURR 
         1674 – 1696
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     Joanna Burr 
         1676 – 1749
Elizabeth Burr (Prudden)  (1642 - 1685)

Birthdate: March 11, 1642

Birthplace: Milford, Connecticut

Death: Died 1685 in Fairfield, Connecticut

Immediate Family:

Daughter of Joanna and Peter

Wife of Jehu

Mother of Johanna and Daniel

Sister of Abigail, Joanna, John, Mary, Mildred, Peter, Samuel, and Sarah

Added by: Nancy Moore on 7/13/08

Managed by: Michael Bishop Ebersol

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1685 Age 42

Death of Elizabeth

Fairfield, Connecticut

1673 Age 30

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Fairfield, Fairfield, CT

1666 Age 23

Marriage of Elizabeth to Jehu Burr

Stratford, Fairfield, CT

1660 Age 17

Birth of Daniel Burr

1642

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Birth of Elizabeth

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Elizabeth Burr's Timeline

1642
March 11, 1642
Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut
March 11, 1642
1643
March 11, 1643
Age 1
Milford, n.h., Ct
March 11, 1643
Age 1
Milford, n.h., Ct
March 11, 1643
Age 1
Milford, n.h., Ct
March 11, 1643
Age 1
Milford, N.h., Ct
March 11, 1643
Age 1
Milford, N.H., CT
1666
1666
Age 23
Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
1666
Age 23
Stratford, Fairfield, CT
1668
March 1668
Age 25
Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States