Suffield Historical Society

Family history of Edward Burleson

 

 

++++++++++++    FIRST  GENERATION    ++++++++++++

 

 

1              Edward Burleson        gf110406       

 

                b. say 1650; d. Jun 1698, Suffield, CT; m. Sarah nln; d. 9 May 1707, Suffield, CT.

                Children:

    2‑1       John Burleson, b. 9 Oct 1677, Suffield, CT; m. Sarah Halladay.

    3‑2       Fearnot Burleson, b. 18 Dec 1679, Suffield, CT; m. Elizabeth Buckland.

       3       Return Burleson, b. 5 Apr 1682, Suffield, CT; d. 4 Oct 1709, at sea.

    4‑4       Mary Burleson, b. 22 Jun 1683, Suffield, CT; m. Isaac Cornwall.

    5‑5       Edward Burleson, b. 1 Mar 1686, Suffield, CT.

 

                Edward granted 40 acres of land on High Street, CT 1678.

 

                Reference Documents: 12, 162, 177, 249

 

 

++++++++++++    SECOND  GENERATION    ++++++++++++

 

 

2              John Burleson        gf110183       

 

                b. 9 Oct 1677, Suffield, CT; son of Edward Burleson & Sarah nln; m. 16 Nov 1698, Suffield, Ct, Sarah Halladay; dau. of Walter Halladay & Katherine Hunter; b. 8 Feb 1682, Suffield, CT.

                Children:

       1       Sarah Burleson, b. 20 Nov 1699, Suffield, CT.

    6‑2       John Burleson, b. 28 Dec 1701, Suffield, CT; m. Hepzibah Bromley.

       3       Jonathan Burleson, b. 11 Jun 1704, Suffield, CT.

       4       Mercy Burleson, b. 12 Jan 1706, Suffield, CT.

       5       Joseph Burleson, b. 26 Nov 1708, Suffield, CT.

       6       Abigail Burleson, b. 11 Nov 1710, Suffield, CT.

       7       Mary Burleson, b. 6 Feb 1712/13, Suffield, CT.

    7‑8       Elizabeth Burleson, b. 23 Mar 1715, Suffield, CT; m. James Davis.

       9       Rachel Burleson, b. 29 Nov 1716, Suffield, CT.

 

                John Burleson & Sarah Halliday m. int 11 Oct 1698.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 12, 162

 

 

3              Fearnot Burleson        gf110440       

 

                b. 18 Dec 1679, Suffield, CT; d. 13 Nov 1732, Suffield, CT; son of Edward Burleson & Sarah nln; m. 8 Feb 1704/05, Suffield, Ct, Elizabeth Buckland; dau. of Timothy Buckland & Abigail Vore; b. 28 Feb 1678, Windsor, CT; d. 7 Dec 1733, Suffield, CT.

                Children:

    8‑1       Esther Burleson, b. 15 Feb 1705/06, Windsor, CT; m. John Matson.

       2       Daniel Burleson, b. 30 Dec 1707, Windsor, CT.

       3       Elizabeth Burleson, b. 2 Jul 1709, Windsor, CT.

    9‑4       Ebenezer Burleson, b. 8 May 1711, Windsor, CT; m. Sarah Brace.

       5       Job Burleson, b. 7 Aug 1714, Suffield, CT.

       6       Daniel Burleson, b. 7 Mar 1717/18, Suffield, CT.

       7       Mary Burleson, b. 3 Mar 1720/21, Suffield, CT.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 12, 95

 

 

4              Mary Burleson        gf110451       

 

                b. 22 Jun 1683, Suffield, CT; dau. of Edward Burleson & Sarah nln; m. Isaac Cornwall.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 249

 

 

5              Edward Burleson        gf110462       

 

                b. 1 Mar 1686, Suffield, CT; son of Edward Burleson & Sarah nln.

 

                Edward Burlinson seemed to have some problems.  On 4 Oct 1699 at a town meeting in Suffield it was voted that the town should take care of the maintenance of Edward Burlison.  On 4 Sep 1703 it was agreed to put Burles the cripple, on the tryall with Goodman Smith of Hadley, to see if he could learn a trade, at town expense.

 

                Then Edward Burleson & Elizabeth Jesse m. int 25 Jun 1720, Banns Forbidden by Mrs. King, mother of Elizabeth 26 Jun 1720 also by Father‑in‑law Joseph King 4 Jul 1720.

 

                Then Richard Austin & Elizabeth Gesse m. int 19 Mar 1725/26, bann forbidden by Edward Burleson 21 Mar 1725/26.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 249

 

 

++++++++++++    THIRD  GENERATION    ++++++++++++

 

 

6              John Burleson        gf110321       

 

                b. 28 Dec 1701, Suffield, CT; d. 1759, RI; son of John Burleson & Sarah Halladay; m. 28 Feb 1727/28, Hartford, Ct, Hepzibah Bromley; dau. of William Bromley & Lydia Billing; bp. 7 Apr 1700; d. aft 1759, RI.

                Children:

   10‑1      John Burleson, b. 7 Feb 1728/29; m. Jamima Bennett.

   11‑2      Abigail Burleson, b. 17 Apr 1732, Suffield, CT; m. Phineas Bennett.

       3       Hannah Burleson, b. 15 Mar 1734/35, Suffield, CT.

   12‑4      Edward Burleson, b. 10 Nov 1737, Suffield, CT; m. Susannah Bates.

       5       Return Burleson, b. 15 Jan 1740, poss. Preston, CT.

 

                Reference Documents: 12, 249

 

 

7                   Elizabeth Burleson        gf110387       

 

                b. 23 Mar 1715, Suffield, CT; dau. of John Burleson & Sarah Halladay; m. 2 Feb 1739/40, Suffield, Ct, James Davis.

 

                James Davis & Elizabeth Burlleson m. int 29 Jul 1739.

 

                Reference Documents: 8

 

 

8              Esther Burleson        gf225175       

 

                b. 15 Feb 1705/06, Windsor, CT; dau. of Fearnot Burleson & Elizabeth Buckland; m. 30 Jul 1723, Suffield, Ct, John Matson.

 

                John Matson of Simsbury & Esther Burleston of Suffield m. int 12 Jul 1723.

 

                Reference Documents: 8

 

 

9                   Ebenezer Burleson        gf138651       

 

                b. 8 May 1711, Windsor, CT; son of Fearnot Burleson & Elizabeth Buckland; m. int. 31 Mar 1734, Suffield, Ct, Sarah Brace.

                Children:

       1       Sarah Burleson, b. 2 Aug 1739, Suffield, CT.

       2       Fearnot Burleson, b. 19 Oct 1742, Suffield, CT.

                 Twins

       3       Ruth Burleson, b. 19 Oct 1742, Suffield, CT.

       4       Hope Burleson, b. Oct 1745, Suffield, CT.

 

                Ebenezer birth figured from his marriage, about 25 when married.  Sarah Brace was of Hartford in 1734.

 

                Reference Documents: 12, 95