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

Edward Burgess

Male Abt 1655 - 1723  (~ 68 years)


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  • Name Edward Burgess 
    Born Abt 1655  All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried 4 Mar 1722/23  All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 14 Mar 1722/23  All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I031319  Tree1
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2019 

    Father William Burgess,   b. 1622, Marlborough, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1686/87, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Robins,   b. 20 May 1635, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1658, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years) 
    Married Abt 1651  Northampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F05380  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Chew,   b. Abt 1666, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1740, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married 24 Jan 1685/86  All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anne Burgess,   b. 5 Dec 1685, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1762, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 78 years)
     2. Edward Burgess,   b. Abt 1686, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1715, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years)
     3. Elizabeth Burgess,   b. 5 Aug 1688, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1715/16, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     4. William Burgess,   b. Abt 1689, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1704, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 15 years)
     5. Margaret Burgess,   b. Abt 1694, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Sarah Maria Chew Burgess,   b. 20 Dec 1694, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1769, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     7. John Burgess,   b. 17 Aug 1696, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1774, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     8. Samuel Burgess,   b. Bef 13 Nov 1698, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1742/43, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 44 years)
     9. Susannah Burgess,   b. 14 Mar 1698/99, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1764, Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F18821  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Ed. Burgis and Sary parents of William Burgis son, Edward Burgis son; Samuell
      Burgis son, John Burgis son, Ann Burgle dau, Sary Burgis dau, Margritt
      Burgis dau, and Mary Lea Burgis. All Burgis children were bapt. 13 Nov
      1698.
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      Burgess. Edward, gentleman, A. A. County, 29th Aug., 1721; 14th March 1722.
      To wife Sarah, dwelling plantation "Burgess his Right" during life, and 1/3 personal estate absolutely; residue to child. equally.
      To Margaret Ware, 15 A. nr. the Home Cove during life.
      100 A. on Scotch Ck. to be sold for benefit of estate.
      To sons Samuel and John, residue of lands; after decease of sd. Samuel and Elizabeth, his wife, son Samuel's portion to their child. Edward, Benjamin and Elizabeth. Son John's wife Jane to have a life interest in his portion; he dying without issue, to pass to rest of testator's child.
      Exs.: Wife and sons Samuel and John.
      Test: Thomas Fallows, John Vines, Stephen West, Benjamin Gaither, John Piburn. 18, 144.
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      Capt. Edward Burgess 8.107 AA 188.8.8 Apr 6 1723
      Appraisers: John Shipin, James Nicholson.
      Creditors: James Carroll attorney for Mr. Thomas Colmore. Next of kin: Margaret Ware, Benjamin Gaither.
      Executor: MM Samuel Burgess, John Burgess.
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      Capt. Edward Burgess 8.107 AA 188.8.8 Apr 6 1723
      Appraisers: John Shipin, James Nichollson.
      Creditors: James Carroll attorney for Mr, Thomas Colmore.
      Next of kin: Margaret Ware, Benjamin Gaither.
      Executor: MM Samuel Burgess, John Burgess.
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      Capt. Edward Burgess 11.25 -- 1.4.1 Sep 10 1725 Sep 14 1725
      Appraisers: John Stoppin, James Nichollson.
      Executors: Samuel Burgess, John Burgess.
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      Capt. Edward Burgess 7.83 A AA 188.8.8 135.16.6 Sep 14 1725
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of 1.4.1.
      Received from: Dr. Richard Hill, Mr. William Hunt.
      Payments to: Mr. Thomas Colmore (merchant in London) per James Carroll, Dr. Richard Hill, Mr. Henry Lazenby.
      Executors: Sarah Burgess, Samuel Burgess, John Burgess
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      Capt. Edward Burgiss 15.264 A AA 95.4.1 Mar 2 1736
      Payments to: Mr. Thomas Colmore (merchant in London). Executors: Sarah Burgiss, Samuel Burgiss, John Burgiss
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      Puddington, George, South River, Anne Arundel County, 15th Aug., 1674; 24th Sept., 1674. To son-in-law Robert Francklin, kinsman James Chilsott and Augustine Skinner, each child of son Richard Beard, any 2 of brother or sister's child, coming into the country within 2 yrs.; to each of grandson Neale Clerk's child., and to George, William, and Sussanna Burgess, child. of Capt. William Burgess, personalty. To wife Jane, certain moneys in lieu of her interest in estate. Edward Burgess, son of Capt. Burgess afsd., ex. and residuary legatee of estate, real and personal. Test: Nath. Heathcote, Charity Stone, Wm. Broome, Wm. Laus, Wm. Burgess. 2. 6.

      Editors: According to Patents 2:614, George Puddington of Anne Arundel County, immigrated in 1649 with Jane Puddington, Elizabeth Robins, Mary Puddington, Comfort Puddington, Thomas Hippesty, John Burrage, & Margaret Joye (Gibb)
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      Burgess, William, South R., A. A. County, 11th July, 1685; 19th Feb., 1686-7.
      To son Edward, personalty conditionally; and to William and Eliza:, child. of sd. Edward,
      to dau. Susanna, wife of Maj. Nicholas Sewell, and to grandchild., Charles and Jeanne Sewell, personalty.
      To son George, personalty.
      To son William at 21 yrs. of age, and hrs., plantation on South 33., 800 A., and containing the "Town of London;" also 480 A., "Betty's Choice," in Baltimore Co.
      To son John at 21 yrs. of age, and hrs., "Morley's Lot," "Bednall Green," "Benjamin's Choice" and "Benjamin's Addition," 800 A., on Herring Ck.
      To son Joseph at 21 yrs. of age, and hrs., "West Puddington," "Beard's Habitation," 1,300 A., on South B.
      To son Benjamin at 21 yrs of age, and hrs., "Bessesston," nr. the Ridge, 300 A., and "Burgess' Choice," 400 A., on South R.
      To son Charles at 21 yrs. of age, and hrs., 1,600 A. at hd. of Sassafras R., Cecil County, and 500 A. on Susquehannock R., Baltimore Co.
      In event of death of any of afsd. 5 sons without issue, their share to pass to eld. survivor and hrs.
      To daus. Eliza:, Anne and Susanna Burgess, personalty at 16 yrs. of age or marriage.
      Wife Ursula, extx. and residuary legatee of estate, real and personal, in MD. and Eng., and to have care of sons and daus. afsd. during minority.
      Overseers: Maj. Nich. Sewell, Maj. Nich. Gassaway, Capt. Henry Hanslap.
      Test: Thos. Frances, Michael Cusack, Jno. Harison, Wm. Elvidge, Jno. Edwards. 4. 242.
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://www5.familytreemaker.com/cgi-bin/texis/find/search30/?query=anne+ar undel%2C+maryland+william+burgess&db=online&areas=10&head=online&booknum=& category=&words=anne+arundel%2C+maryland&first=william&last=burgess&cmd=co ntext&id=37c1e93015#hit1
      URL title: Ancestral Records and Portraits vol 1 , Page 248
      Note:
      COLONEL WILLIAM BURGESS (1622-1686), settled first in Northampton County, Va., but followed Governor William Stone to Maryland, and settled on South River, bringing there a company of one hundred and fifty "adventurers." In 1661, he was in command of the South River Rangers; in 1664, he was High Sheriff of Anne Arundel County, and in 1665 he was Commander-in-chief of all the forces of the five western shore counties. He was a member of the Council of the State of Maryland, a Justice of the Provincial Court, and a Deputy-Governor from 1678 to 1683.2 He married Elizabeth, the daughter of Edward Robins, who was born in England 1602, and came to Virginia 1615, in the bark Thomas; he lived in Northampton and Accomac Counties, and built "Newport House," now Eyreville.

      EDWARD BURGESS (1651-1703), went to Maryland with his father, Colonel William, and was a Justice of the Provincial Court of Anne Arundel County, and one of the Quorum 1685; also "Captain of the Foote." He married Sarah, the daughter of Samuel and Anne (Ayres) Chew. Their daughter, Sarah, married Benjamin Gaither.
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://www.mdarchives.state.md.us/msa/stagser/s1400/s1402/html/ssi1402b.ht ml
      URL title: (Church Records, Deaths and Burials Index)MSA S1402

      Burgess, Edward

      Burial: Mar. 4, 1722/3
      Source: SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (All Hallow's Protestant Episcopal Church Collection) Parish Register 1700-1724, p. 26 [MSA SC 2458 M 221]

      Burgess, Edward

      Burial: Mar. 4, 1722
      Source: SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (All Hallow's Protestant Episcopal Church Collection) Parish Register 1711-1857, p. 8 [MSA SC 2458 M 221]
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      Humphrey Jarvice 17.153 I AA 8.5.4 Dec 12 1698
      Appraisers: Edward Burgas, Benjamin Bond.
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      Dr. Thomas Major 36B.37 A AA 164.4.8 Feb 26 1714
      This entry is torn.
      Received from Mr. John Graham,
      Payments to: Charles Carroll, Esq., John Joen, Edward Smith, R. Lawsory, Mr. Benjamin Fordham, Mrs. Rachel , Charles , Richard Bennet, Thomas Mcgrue, Thomas Holmes, Mr. Amos Garrett, Samuel Poole, Abraham , Henry , John , Cornelius Huk, John (no surname given), Rev. Mr. White, Thomas Robinson, Jos. Hill, Mr. Charles Hamond, executrix of Mr. John Brice, , Mr. Pat Andrew, William Bladen, Esq., William Nicholls.
      Executrix: Sarah Burgess, wife of Mr. Edward Burgess.

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