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Samuel Burr

Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Immediate Family:

Son of Benjamin Burr and Anna Burr
Husband of Mary Burr
Father of Samuel Burr, Jr.; John Burr; Mary Clarke; Elizabeth Clark; Jonathan Burr and 1 other
Brother of Mary Clark; Abigail Burr; Elisha Burr; Thomas Burr and Hannah Hillyer

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About Samuel Burr

From Information taken from :':New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial: Volume 2; edited by William Richard Cutter; Lewis Historical Publishing,Co.; New York; 1913; Pg. 728

Samuel, son of Benjamin Burr, was born in England. He was made freeman at Hartford, Connecticut in May, 1658. His wife's name has not been found. He died September 29, 1682. He evidently was a man of good business ability and left a large estate. All his children were minors at the time of his death, and by the provision of his will, they received their shares as they came of age. Children born in Hartford:
  1. Samuel, 1663
  2. John, mentioned below
  3. Mary, 1673
  4. Elizabeth, 1675
  5. Jonathan, 1679

Note: Place of birth varies according to source, as do birth dates of children.





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Samuel Burr's Timeline

January 26, 1643
Hartford, Connecticut Colony
Age 19
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
March 12, 1670
Age 27
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut
Age 29
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
Age 31
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
December 1678
Age 35
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
September 29, 1682
Age 39
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
April 15, 1933
Age 39
April 25, 1933
Age 39