Charles Burrell

14 February 1777–24 January 1829 (Age 51)
Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Charles

When Charles Burrell was born on 14 February 1777, in Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Ezra Burrill, was 30 and his mother, Ann Breed, was 31. He married Abigail Robinson on 3 December 1803, in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. He died on 24 January 1829, in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 51.

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Charles Burrell
Abigail Robinson
Marriage: 3 December 1803

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    Abigail Robinson


3 December 1803
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 4

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1783 · A Free America

Age 6

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Age 14

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

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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  • Charles Burrill, "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Charles Burrill, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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