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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Family Time Line

Allen Burdick
1765–1842
Elizabeth Marcy
1771–1828
Jonathan A. Burdick
1789–1865
Joshua Burdick
1791–1823
Thankful Burdick
1793–
Ebenezer Marcy Burdick
1794–1850
Elias A. Burdick
1797–1870
Elizabeth Burdick
1800–
Stephen Burdick
1801–
Elisha Burdick
1802–
Betsey Burdick
1803–1876
Anna Burdick
1806–
Martha Burdick
1808–1827
Sally Burdick
1811–
Miles Allen Burdick
1814–1861

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World Events (3)

1803

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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