Susanna Burnett

1791–22 June 1860 (Age 69)
Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Susanna

When Susanna Burnett was born in 1791, in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, her father, James Burnett I, was 60 and her mother, Elizabeth Bishop, was 36. She married William Woodson Burnett about 1814, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States in 1860. She died on 22 June 1860, in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Woodson Burnett
1792–1886
Susanna Burnett
1791–1860
Marriage: about 1814
Jefferson Reed Burnett
1816–1904
George Burnett
1819–
Nimrod Burnett
1818–1895
Luke Burnett
1820–1897
Elias Burnett
1822–1920
Susanna Burnett
1825–
John Woodson Burnett
1828–1896
Harriett Burnett
1829–1913
Elizabeth Ann Burnett
1830–1860
James Mattison Burnett
1830–1896
Caroline Burnett
1834–1911
Doctor Roland Burnett
1840–1923
Jane Burnett
1840–
Emily Burnett
1842–
Nancy Burnett
1846–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1814
South Carolina, United States
children

(15)

    Male1816–1904Male

    Nimrod Burnett

    Male1818–1895Male

    George Burnett

    Male1819–Male

    Luke Burnett

    Male1820–1897Male

    Male1822–1920Male

+10 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1791

Age 0

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1792 · Head Tax Law

Age 1

"In 1792, South Carolina passes a law called the ""head tax"" for all free African Americans from age 16-50. This tax was $2.00."
1812

Age 21

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: descriptive nickname from Old French burnete, a diminutive of brun ‘brown’ ( see Brown ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Susan Burnett in household of Woodron Burnett, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Susan Burnett in household of Woodson Burnett, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Susan Burnett in entry for Elias Burnett, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1943"

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