James Sutherland Burch

Male1814–5 April 1864

Brief Life History of James Sutherland

When James Sutherland Burch was born in 1814, in Stokes, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States, his father, Charles Burch, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth Southern Sutherland, was 33. He married Sarah Pringle on 1 January 1832, in Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Freedom, Franklin Township, Owen, Indiana, United States in 1860. He died on 5 April 1864, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 50.

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Family Time Line

James Sutherland Burch
Sarah Pringle
Marriage: 1 January 1832
John Driver Burch
William Jarvis Burch
Jesse C. Burch
Micky James Burch
Stephen Burch
Sarah Elizabeth Burch
James Harvey Burch
Thomas Jefferson Burch

Sources (2)

  • James S Burch, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Legacy NFS Source: James Sutherland Burch -

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 January 1832Indiana, United States
  • Children (8)

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    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Indiana is the 19th state.


    Age 5

    Historical Boundaries 1819: Owen, Indiana, United States

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 16

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Birch .

    German; Dutch (Van der Burch): variant of Burg .

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

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