Bryson M Burrell

15 March 1843–
Brown, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Bryson M

When Bryson M Burrell was born on 15 March 1843, in Brown, Indiana, United States, his father, Bartholomew M Burrell, was 36 and his mother, Mary Polly Stephenson, was 34. He lived in Montpelier, Muscatine, Iowa, United States for about 5 years and Muscatine Township, Muscatine, Iowa, United States in 1915.

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Bartholomew M Burrell
Mary Polly Stephenson
Josiah Wiley Burrell
James Burrell
Francis M Burrell
Mary Burrell
Rachel Ann Burrell
John S Burrell
Bryson M Burrell
Nathan P Burrell
Silas Elridge Burrell

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World Events (8)

Age 3
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1851 · Constitution of 1851
Age 8
Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 32
In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: probably a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or sold coarse woolen cloth, Middle English burel or borel (from Old French burel, a diminutive of b(o)ure); the same word was used adjectively in the sense ‘reddish brown’ and may have been applied as a nickname referring to dress or complexion. Compare Borel .

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

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Sources (8)

  • Brison Russell in household of Bartholomew Russell, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Bryson Burrell in household of Henry Fridley, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
  • Bryson Burrell, "Iowa State Census, 1915"

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