Jeremiah Burton

12 April 1724–13 January 1812 (Age 87)
Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Jeremiah

When Jeremiah Burton was born on 12 April 1724, in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, his father, Benjamin Burton, was 31 and his mother, Bethiah Curtiss, was 28. He had at least 4 sons and 3 daughters with Asenath Clark. He died on 13 January 1812, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Jeremiah Burton
1724–1812
Asenath Clark
1728–1824
Samuel Burton
1773–
Rhoda Ann Burton
1780–
Jonathon B. Burton
1782–1826
Uranice Burton
1784–
Eunice Burton
1786–1853
Eunice Burton
1786–
Elizur Burton
1792–

Spouse and Children

Children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (4)

1776
Age 52
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1788
Age 64
Date of Statehood: February 6, 1788, the fifth State
1791
Age 67
Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

(1997: 35486;2007: 79231; 2010: 110529)English: habitational name from a placename that is very common in central and northern England. The derivation in most cases is from Old English burh ‘fort’ (see Burke ) + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’.French (northeastern): regional variant of Berton .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Burke
Burtin
Borton

Sources (4)

  • Jeremiah Burton, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Jeremiah Burton, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Jeremiah Burton, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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