Elisha Burdick

19 June 1802–child (Age NaN)
Kortright, Delaware, New York, United States

The Life of Elisha

When Elisha Burdick was born on 19 June 1802, in Kortright, Delaware, New York, United States, his father, Allen Burdick, was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Marcy, was 30.

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Allen Burdick
Elizabeth Marcy
Jonathan A. Burdick
Joshua Burdick
Thankful Burdick
Ebenezer Marcy Burdick
Elias A. Burdick
Elizabeth Burdick
Stephen Burdick
Elisha Burdick
Betsey Burdick
Anna Burdick
Martha Burdick
Sally Burdick
Miles Allen Burdick

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World Events (3)


Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 1

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 25

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly a variant of Burdett .

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

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