Col. Lewis Burwell

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Lewis Burwell

Birthplace: Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia
Death: Died in Stoneland, Mecklenburg Co., Virginia
Place of Burial: Saint Johns Episcopal Church Chase City Mecklenburg County Virginia
Immediate Family:

Son of Armistead Burwell and Christian Burwell
Husband of Anne Burwell (Spotswood) and Elizabeth R. Harrison
Father of Elizabeth Blair Tabb; Panthea Boyd; Matilda Boyd; Spotswood Burwell; Mary Armistead Goode and 11 others
Brother of John Burwell

Managed by: Myron Lewis McGahan
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About Col. Lewis Burwell

Colonel John Lewis Burwell commanded a regiment during the Revolution, and for fourteen years was a member of the Virginia legislature. Anne his wife was the grand-daughter of Governor Spotswood of Virginia. Col. was born at Stoneland, Mecklenburg County, Virginia, in 1745. He married Anne Spotswood on 24 March 1768. Col. died in 1800.


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Col. Lewis Burwell's Timeline

September 26, 1745
Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia
March 24, 1768
Age 22
December 30, 1768
Age 23
"Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, Virginia
June 26, 1770
Age 24
February 14, 1773
Age 27
"Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, Virginia
June 19, 1774
Age 28
"Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, Virginia
December 8, 1774
Age 29
"Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, Virginia
May 15, 1776
Age 30
"Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, Virginia
December 14, 1779
Age 34
"Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, Virginia
November 13, 1781
Age 36
"Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, Virginia