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  • Ann Burroughs (1747 - 1818)
  • Arthur Burroughs (1877 - 1912)
    Note: 2 of the matches may be worth following up although very little is known about the Titanic Casualty. CJB Mr Arthur Burroughs Born: 1877 Age: 35 years Marital Status: Married. Last...
  • Charles Burroughs (c.1686 - 1757)
    Charles Burrough birth: about 1686, Salem, Essex, MA marriage (1) : 3 October 1706, Salem, Essex, MA spouse: Elizabeth Marston, birth: about 1690 children: Charles Burrough birth: 15 Ma...
  • Desire Hopkins (1722 - 1794)
    From findagrave.com: Birth: 1724 Death: Apr. 6, 1794 ~Daughter of: Ezekiel Burroughs & Mrs. Ezekiel Burroughs ~Wife of: Admiral Esek Hopkins: m. 28 Nov 1741 ~Mother of: Capt. Jo...
  • Edgar Rice Burroughs (1875 - 1950)
    Edgar Rice Burroughs was the author of Tarzan of the Apes, John Carter of Mars, and many other novels. Edgar Rice Burroughs was born in Chicago, Illinois, into a prosperous family. His father, Geor...

About the Burroughs surname

The Burroughs last name originally derives from the French name 'de' Burgh'. It was brought into England, Ireland and Scotland by the de Burgh family. Hubert de Burgh arrived in Ireland early in the 11th century and from the de Burgh name derived Burgh, bourke, burr, burke, borrows, burris, Burroughs and many other variations of the name. My 3rd great grand father Raymond Burroughs came to America landing on the shore of Maryland at the age of @18 in 1787, from County Mayo Ireland.