Abel Burdick

about 1750–13 September 1824 (Age 74)
Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Abel

When Abel Burdick was born about 1750, in Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Capt Hubbard Burdick, was 37 and his mother, Tacy Wells, was 35. He married Comfort Palmer on 21 December 1775, in Hopkinton, Washington, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 13 September 1824, in United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Abel Burdick
1750–1824
Comfort Palmer
1753–1790
Marriage: 21 December 1775
Abel G. Burdick
1776–1856
Joseph Burdick
1787–1869
Lydia Burdick
1789–
Jared Burdick
1779–1853
Asa Burdick
1783–1869
Comfort Burdick
1784–
Ellen Burdick
1785–1809
Eleanor Helen Burdick
1787–1857

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 December 1775
Hopkinton, Washington, Rhode Island, United States
children

(8)

    Male1776–1856Male

    Male1779–1853Male

    Asa Burdick

    Male1783–1869Male

    Comfort Burdick

    Female1784–Female

    Ellen Burdick

    Female1785–1809Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Capt Hubbard Burdick

    Male1713–1776Male

    Female1715–1755Female

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 26

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 26

Rhode Island was first to declare its independence from Britain on May 4, 1776.
1789

Age 39

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly a variant of Burdett .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Rhode Island, Vital Extracts, 1636-1899: Washington County Births, Marriages & Deaths

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