John BURR

Male Abt 1633 - 1694  (~ 61 years)


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  • Name John BURR  [1, 2, 3
    Born Abt 1633  Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died Oct 1694  [1
    Notes 
    • "History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield": Deputy for Fairfield, Ma 1666, Oct. 1667, Oct 1668, May 1670 to Oct.1671 inclusive, May 1674, Oct 1685, May, July and Oct. 1686, Jan., Mar. and Oct. 1687, May, June and Oct. 1689, apr. 1690. Assistant, 1690 to 1694 inclusive. Commissioner for Fairfield, 1679-87, 1689. Capt., Fairfield Trainband, Apr. 1690; Commissary, Fairfield County, Feb. 1693; Sergeant-Major, Fairfield County, Oct 1694.
      Born abt. 1633; testified 1681 ae. 48.
      Married Sarah Fitch, dau. of Thomas of Norwalk, who was mother of his children. As he was nearly forty when the first of his ten children was born, and possessed a homelot and lands, a prior marriage is likely, and he may have m. (1) before 1659, Mary War, who d. after 1665 without issue. He bouth lands of Charles and Michael Taintor, prior to 14 June 1656.
      Will of John, Sr., 19 Mar. 1693-4; wife Sarah; son John (Exec'r), homelot I dwell upon, formerly Strickland's and Pinkney's; son Samel, farm in the woodsm and four years in College; son Jonathan, land in the new field, formerly Westcott's and Joseph Bishop's; son David, homelot I bought of John Cable; dau. Mary, L100 at 18 or marrige; dau. Deborah, the same; dau. Sarah already portioned; bro. Nathaniel Burr and cousin Peter Burr, overseers; I have not rec'd from my father Fitch my wife's portion. Witnessess: John Edwards, Eliphalet Hill. Inv. 5 Nov. 1694
    Person ID I09213  Main Tree
    Last Modified 13 May 2012 

    Father Jehu BURR,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1654 
    Mother Elizabeth CABLE 
    Family ID F12796  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary WARD,   b. Abt 1635,   d. Between 1665 and 1672  (Age ~ 30 years) 
    Married Bef 1659  [2
    Family ID F12797  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah FITCH 
    Married Bef 1673 
    Children 
     1. David BURR,   d. young Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     2. Deborah BURR  [Natural]
     3. Seth BURR,   b. 21 Jun 1677, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. young Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     4. Jonathan BURR,   d. Abt 1710  [Natural]
     5. Ebenezer BURR,   b. Between 09 Feb 1684 and 1685, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. young Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     6. Ebenezer BURR,   b. 07 Feb 1681, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. young Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     7. Samuel BURR,   b. 02 Apr 1679, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Aug 1719  (Age 40 years)  [Natural]
     8. Mary BURR,   b. 19 Aug 1683, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1717  (Age 33 years)  [Natural]
     9. Sarah BURR,   b. 25 Jul 1675, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1697  (Age 21 years)  [Natural]
     10. John BURR,   b. 02 May 1673, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1705  (Age 31 years)  [Natural]
    Family ID F22687  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S03176] RootsWeb: World Connect - Marilynn Munoz Family Tree by Marilynn Munoz.

    2. [S01785] Ancestry.com: History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald Lines Jacobus, (Name: Name: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.;;).

    3. [S4773] "History of the FITCH Family" AD 1400-1930, Roscoe Conkling Fitch, (Privately by the Fitch Family).