Elisabeth Burnett

1 June 1613–1653 (Age 39)
London, Middlesex, England

The Life of Elisabeth

When Elisabeth Burnett was born on 1 June 1613, in London, Middlesex, England, her father, Rolf Ralph Burnet, was 44 and her mother, Magdalen Clarke, was 40. She married William Cockcroft Sr. in 1630, in London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She died in 1653, in Rotterdam, Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 40.

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Family Time Line

William Cockcroft Sr.
1614–1653
Elisabeth Burnett
1613–1653
Marriage: 1630
William Cockroft
1636–1686
Susannah Cockcroft
1637–
Mary Cockcroft
1641–
Sarah Elizabeth Cockroft
1643–1685
Relation Cockcroft
1645–
Magdalen Cockroft
1646–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1630
London, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (5)

1620 · The Pilgrims Board the Mayflower

Age 7

"The Pilgrims boarded the Mayflower in search of religious freedom in the New World in September 1620. The Mayflower set sail from Plymouth, England, with 102 passengers, 40 of whom called themselves ""Saints."" After two stormy months at sea, the ship reached the New World. Nearly half of the group died during their first winter due to malnutrition and the harsh New England winter."
1624

Age 11

The Dutch conquered Salvador, Brazil.
1642

Age 29

Curacao became a colony of the Netherlands.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: descriptive nickname from Old French burnete, a diminutive of brun ‘brown’ ( see Brown ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elisabeth Burnett, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Elizabeth Burnett -
  • Descendants of Thomas Hancocke from Abt 1525

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