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Loyalist genealogy from Samuel Burwell

b. New Jersey
Pre-war settled in Rockaway, New Jersey
During the war, served in the New Jersey Volunteers, Sergeant
d. about 1781 - did not survive the war
bur.
married

Second Generation

Children of Burwell, Samuel

  • Burwell, James, b. 18 Jan 1754 at Rockaway New Jersey, d. 18 June 1853 at Fingal Ontario, bur. Burwell Family Cemetery, resided Southwold Twp. Elgin County, Ontario; Farmer
    m. about 1789 at New Jersey to Frazee, Hannah, b. 12 April 1777 at New Jersey, d. 18 April 1836, bur. probably Burwell Family Cemetery
  • Burwell John,
  • Burwell Samuel, m. Paden, Hannah;

Third Generation

Children of Burwell, James and Frazee, Hannah

  • Burwell, Anne m Stewart, Bissell
  • Burwell, Susannah m. Berry, Henry
  • Burwell, Samuel John m. Everett, Hannah
  • Burwell, Robert m. ?, Emeline
  • Burwell, Mary m. Benedict, Charles
  • Burwell, James m. Clara
  • Burwell, Timothy m. Wallace, Margaret
  • Burwell, William m. Bissell, Sarah
  • Burwell, Adam b. 5 October 1806 at Bertie Township, Welland County, Ontario; d. 20 June 1888 at Ontario; bur. Shedden Cemetery, Shedden, Ontario; resided Fingal and Shedden, Southwold Township, Elgin County, Ontario; Farmer
    m.1. 29 December 1830 at St. Thomas, Ontario to Pettit, Nancy; b. 20 July 1814 at Canada West; d. 15 May 1858; bur. probably Burwell Family Cemetery
    m.2. Pettit, Mary Jane
  • Burwell, Lewis m. Williams, Levonia

Fourth Generation

Children of Burwell, Adam and Pettit, Nancy

  • Burwell, Lydia m.1. Mack, Hamfred and m.2. Page, Arthur
  • Burwell, G/Jemima m Brush, William
  • Burwell, Hannah m. Stephenson, John
  • Burwell, Nancy Rhoda m. Johnston, Jacob
  • Burwell, Sarah (dy)
  • Burwell, Asa b. 20 December 1854 at Fingal, Ontario; d. 12 May 1932 at Ontario; bur. Frome Cemetery, Frome, Ontario; resided Shedden Ontario; Farmer
    m. 11 April 1876 at St. Thomas, Ontario to Marr, Sarah Catherine; b. 28 May 1854 at Southwold Twp., Ontario; d. 5 October 1936; bur. Frome Cemetery, Frome, Ontario; Weaver.

Children of Burwell, Adam and Pettit, Mary Jane

  • Burwell, Judson m.
  • Burwell, Edith m. Howard, James

Fifth Generation

Children of Burwell, Adam and Marr, Sarah Catherine

  • Burwell, Robert Bruce m. Frederick, Leah
  • Burwell, Bertha m. Brown, James
  • Burwell, Colin m. Staples, Annie
  • Burwell, John Alfred b. 20 January 1882 at Shedden, Ontario; d. 23 May 1931 at Ontario; bur. Frome Cemetery, Frome, Ontario; resided at St. Thomas, Tillsonburg and Welland Ontario; Railroad Freight Agent
    m. 15 July 1908 at Holy Angels Church, St. Thomas, Ontario to Waddick, Mary Magdalene; b.58 May 1879 at Deer Park, Wexford, Ireland; d.; bur.;
  • Burwell, Hercules m. McPherson, Ethel
  • Burwell, Arthur m. Noble, Beryl

Sixth Generation

Children of Burwell, John Alfred and Waddick, Mary Magdalene

  • Burwell, John Donald m. MacEachran, Nora Lucy Roberta
  • Burwell, Margaret Loyola m. Quigley, John
  • Burwell, Michael Francis (Frank) m. Rolph, Mary
  • Burwell, Paul Townsend m. Morrison, Evelyn
  • Burwell, Ruth m. Oldfield, Donald James

Seventh Generation

Children of Burwell, Michael Francis (Frank) m. Rolph, Mary

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Submitted by Loyalist and proven descendant Beverly Anne Craig UE, Col. John Butler Branch. Contact the Col. John Butler Branch for more information.