Burwell Bassett, Jr.

Burwell Bassett, Jr.

Male 1764 - 1841  (76 years)

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  • Name Burwell Bassett 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 18 Mar 1764  New Kent, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Burial 1841  Eltham Plantation, Eltham, New Kent, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 1841  Eltham, New Kent, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 26 Feb 1841  New Kent, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I16256  mytree
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2021 

    Father Burwell Bassett,   b. 3 Mar 1735,   d. 4 Jan 1793  (Age 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anna Maria Dandridge,   b. 30 Mar 1739, Halifax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1777, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F5838  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Philadelphia Ann Claiborne,   b. 1780,   d. 1840  (Age 60 years) 
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F5837  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Mar 1764 - New Kent, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1841 - Eltham, New Kent, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Feb 1841 - New Kent, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Burwell Bassett was a student at the College of William and Mary about 1782. He lived at "Eltham" in New Kent County; was a member of the Virginia House of Delegates from New Kent County, 1787-89; represented Charles City, James City and New Kent counties in the State Senate, 1794-1805; represented James City County in the House of Delegates, 1819-21; and was a member of the U.S. Congress, 1805-13, 1815-19 and 1821-29.

  • Sources 
    1. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p57.

    2. [S57] Find A Grave.


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