Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Burr Harrison

Male 1734 - 1790  (56 years)


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  • Name Burr Harrison  [1
    Born 16 Jun 1734  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Aug 1790  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I012462  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father Burr Harrison,   b. 21 May 1699, Chopawamsic, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1775, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Anne Barnes,   b. 1699, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1749, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 51 years) 
    Married 31 Jul 1722  Port Tobacco, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F06667  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Anne Barnes,   b. 18 May 1734, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1803, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 2 Sep 1760  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anne Catherine Harrison,   b. 23 Oct 1761, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1839, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Matthew Harrison,   b. 19 Sep 1763, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1807, Red Sulphur Springs, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F08163  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Sources:
      Title: Harrison Repository
      Author: Becky Bonner & Josephine Lindsay Bass
      Page: I1337
      Title: Marriages of Some Virginia Residents 1607/1800
      Author: Dorothy Ford Wulfeck
      Publication: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc, Baltimore, 1986
      Sources:
      Title: History of North Virginia
      Author: W G Stanard
      Publication: Virginia Magazine of History and Biography Vol XXIII (1915)
      Title: Harrison Repository
      Author: Becky Bonner & Josephine Lindsay Bass
      Page: I1336
      Title: Daughters of the American Revolution
      Page: No. 67 379
      Title: Geanealogy of the Glassell Family, A
      Author: Horace Edwin Hayden
      Publication: Wilkes-Barre, PA (1891)
      Page: pg 513
      Title: Harrison Repository
      Author: Becky Bonner & Josephine Lindsay Bass
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      1778-1791 Prince William Co VA Will Book G
      Pages 261-262. will of Anne Harrison:
      Sister: Seth Harrison all lands that was devised to me by my
      brother Cuthbert Harrison, also negroes left me by my br. named Luke and Esther, horse, riding chair & etc.
      Sister: Elizabeth Scot I give 15 Ibs.
      Sister: Frances Short negro called Peg.
      Nephew: Thomas Harrison negro called Spencer to be delivered to him when he arrives to age of 21 or sooner if my sister Seth shall thing proper.
      Sister: To keep Spencer until she turns negro over to Thomas Harrison, but to pay James Scott 5 Ibs. annually so long as she keeps him. After Scott comes of age, the 5 Ibs. to be paid to Thomas Harrison until the negroe is given up.
      Leg: Frances Barns Harrison negroe called Henney.
      Leg: Mary Anne Harrison dau. of Col. Burr Harrison and to Mary Stuart Alexander dau. of Col. William Alexander I give a mourning ring each.
      Leg: Sell stocks & furniture to pay my debts and after my debts are paid and money arising may be divided between James Scott & Nancy Scott the children of my sister Elizabeth Scott.
      Exorx: Sister Seth Harrison.
      Dated: Sept. 13,1783.
      Signed: Ann Harrison
      Wits: William Alexander, Thomas Short, John (X) Bridwell.
      Proven: Dec. 1, 1783

  • Sources 
    1. [S044750] Burr Harrison.
      Five Generations of the Family of Burr Harrison of Virginia 1650-1800
      Author: John P. Alcock
      Publication: Published 1991 by Heritage Books, Inc., 1540 E Pointer Ridge Place, Bowie, Maryland 20716
      ISBN 1-55613-378-

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