Francis A. Burdett

Male 1821 - 1884  (62 years)


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  • Name Francis A. Burdett 
    Born 18 Jul 1821  Grafton, Windham Co., Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1884  Lake City, Wabasha Co., Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Burdett, Frank A., Lake City, grain dealer, is among the early
      residents of Wabasha county. His grandfather, Ebenezer Burditt (born
      in Lancaster, Massachusetts, 1761), was a revolutionary soldier and
      served on a colonial privateer. Abel, son of the latter, was born in
      Gilsum, New Hampshire, January 20, 1790. Bethsheba Gibson, daughter of
      another revoluntionary hero, born in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, in
      1785, married Abel Burdett, died April 6, 1866, in Lake City. Her
      husband died in Zumbro, this county, April 18, 1858. This couple dwelt
      many years in Grafton, Vermont, where was ushered into the world, July
      18, 1821, the person whose name heads this paragraph. During the early
      years of the latter, he spent some time at the common school, and
      subsequently managed the farm while his father dealt in stock. The
      farm was exchanged for hotel property, and Frank was his father's
      assistant in conducting the house for fourteen years. April 24, 1846,
      he was united in wedlock with Miss Jeannette Mack, whose parentage is
      elsewhere given with that of her brother, J. R. Mack. Windham,
      Vermont, is Mrs. Burdett's native place. Mr. Burdett spent over two
      years in California, at mining and other occupations, with moderate
      success. Returning to Vermont in 1855, he took up a permanent
      residence in the west next year, arriving in Columbia county,
      Wisconsin, in July. In the fall of 1857 he came to Zumbro and engaged
      in farming there four years. Removed to Lake City in the fall of 1861,
      and began to deal in produce. At. one time he had four warehouses in
      operation, one being at Stockholm, across the lake, and has been
      signally successful. He served the town of Zumbro two years as
      assessor, and Lake City one year; was also justice of the peace in
      Zumbro. He adheres to democratic principles of government, and is
      orthodox in religious faith. Mr. and Mrs. Burdett have one son, now
      thirty seven years of age, named Frank D. When eighteen he entered the
      Union army, and served about a year. When he went from home he weighed
      one hundred and sixty pounds, and on his discharge weighed, with
      soldier overcoat, just half as much. His home is now in LaCrosse. The
      two daughters, Sarah A., resides at home, and Flora C. (wife of J. M.
      Ford), at Wahpeton, Dakota. Abel Burdett was the father of three
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    Father Abel Burdett,   b. 20 Jan 1790, Gilsum, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1858, Zumbro, Wabasha Co., Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Bathsheba Gibson,   b. 1785, Fitchburg, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1866, Lake City, Wabasha Co., Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 1815  Grafton, Windham Co., Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4539  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jeanette Mack,   b. 1822, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1884, Lake City, Wabasha Co., Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 24 Apr 1846  Windham Co., Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Francis D. Burdett,   b. 20 Feb 1846, Rockingham, Windham Co., Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1907, Mountain Home, Washington Co., Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     2. Sarah Burdett,   b. 1850, Rockingham, Windham Co., Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Flora C. Burdett,   b. Abt 1858, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F4546  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Jul 1821 - Grafton, Windham Co., Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Apr 1846 - Windham Co., Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1884 - Lake City, Wabasha Co., Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
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