Benjamin N Burnett

1842–6 August 1873 (Age 31)
Monroe, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Benjamin N

When Benjamin N Burnett was born in 1842, in Monroe, Kentucky, United States, his father, Vardeman Burnett, was 28 and his mother, Susanna Mayes, was 24. He married Anna King on 21 February 1870, in Monroe, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He registered for military service in 1861. He died on 6 August 1873, in his hometown, at the age of 31.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin N Burnett
1842–1873
Anna King
1847–1929
Marriage: 21 February 1870
Cora Gee Burnett
1871–1931
Granville Burnett
1872–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 February 1870Monroe, Kentucky, United States
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (6)

    1846
    Age 4
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1850 · 8th Most Populated State
    Age 8
    According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
    1861
    Age 19
    Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and Irish (Tyrone and Antrim): descriptive nickname of Norman origin, from Old French burnete, a diminutive of brun ‘brown’ (see Brown ), or possibly in some instances a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of burnete, a high quality woolen cloth, originally dark brown in color.Probably also an altered form of English Barnett .In some cases also an altered form of French Burnet ; compare Burnette .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Brown
    Burnette
    Bernitt
    Bernett
    Burnet
    Burtnett

    Sources (12)

    • Benjamin Burnet in household of Susan Burnet, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Benjiman N Burnette, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Benjamin M. Burnett in entry for Cera G. Herring, "Florida Deaths, 1877-1939"

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