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America/USA  Eleazer (Eleazar)  Burnham

  (b. 12 March 1722Norwich, Connecticut, USA   d. January 1766Norwich, Connecticut, USA )  

Eleazer (Eleazar) Burnham was born 12 March 1722 in Norwich, Connecticut, USA. Eleazer (Eleazar) Burnham was the child of Eleazer Burnham and Lydia Waterman and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Thomas Burnham and Lydia Pengry (Pingree) (maternal)  Thomas Waterman and Miriam Tracy

He married  Mary Norman 2 November 1752 in Norwich, Connecticut, USA .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Mary Norman  was born 1729 in Norwich, Connecticut, USA .  She died 9 June 1811 in , Connecticut, USA .  She was the daughter of James Norman and Mary Rudd.

Eleazer (Eleazar) Burnham died January 1766 in Norwich, Connecticut, USA.


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Eleazer (Eleazar) Burnham married America/USA Mary Norman-- Date: 2 November 1752 Place: Norwich, Connecticut, USA
Mary Norman was the daughter of James Norman and Mary Rudd


1752 NORMAN Eleazer Burnam & mary Norman both of Norwich were married together on ye Second day of Novr: 1752: Marriage

Vital Records of Norwich Connecticut, 1659-1848. (Online database. NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2007.) Originally published as: Vital Records of Norwich, 1659-1848. Hartford, Society of colonial wars in the state of Connecticut, 1913.
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American Revolutionary War Soldier America/USA Asa W Burnham (b.28 August 1753, Norwich, Connecticut, USA  d. 1 January 1846, Ledyard, New York, USA )

America/USA Joshua Burnham (b.10 May 1756, Norwich, Connecticut, USA  d. 12 January 1761, Norwich, Connecticut, USA)

America/USA Joshua Burnham (b.9 April 1762, Norwich, Connecticut, USA  d. , )

America/USA Samuel Burnham (b.10 December 1764, Norwich, Connecticut, USA  d. , )



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1722/23 - Norwich, Connecticut
1722 BURNAM Eleazar Burnam, was born ye 12th day of march 1722/ 3 of Eleazar & Lydea Birth

Vital Records of Norwich Connecticut, 1659-1848. (Online db. NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2007.) Originally published as: Vital Records of Norwich, 1659-1848....Read MORE...


News In the freshet of February, 1727, four of the town bridges were swept away, and among them was this which crossed the Shetucket.

History of Norwich, Connecticut: From Its Possession by the Indians to the Year 1866 Author Frances Manwaring Caulkins Publisher By H.P. Haven, 1874 -

News 1729 Norwich town common established
In 1729, the proprietors agree, vote, and grant, "that the Plain in the Town Platt, called the meeting house, plain, with all the contents and extent of it," as it now lyeth, shall be and remain, to...Read MORE...


News 1729 Flood (Norwich)
The Boston News-Letter notices an extraordinary flood of the Shetucket at Norwich, 28th of February, 1729. The warehouses at the Landing were much injured, but the newspaper adds the compensatory...Read MORE...


News 1730 - Norwich Rattlesnakes
1730. Voted, that whosoever shall kill a rattlesnake within this township at any time within one year ensuing, except in the three summer months, and produce one joint of the bone and its toil shall...Read MORE...


News 1737 Flood (Norwich)
A thaw and freshet of unusual power and rapidity of action occurred Jan. 16, 1737. The Shetucket above its outlet being impeded by a solid bed of ice, the rushing flood was suddenly thrown back, and...Read MORE...


News In 1751 (Norwich) the selectmen were empowered to prosecute with vigor all who should sell or convey land to strangers, and all sales of this kind were declared null and void.
Orders were given likewise that no strangers should remain in the town without the public consent, and this consent seems to have been very cautiously dispensed. Applications were frequently made for ...Read MORE...


1752 Marriage / Partner
Eleazer (Eleazar) Burnham and Mary Norman 2 November 1752, Norwich, Connecticut, USA

Invention 1753 - The lightning rod is invented (Benjamin Franklin, United States)
Those of our Readers in this and the neighboring Provinces, who may have had an Opportunity of observing, during the present Summer, and of the Effects of Lightning on Houses, Ships, Trees, &c. are...Read MORE...


1753 Birth of Child
Asa W Burnham was born 28 August 1753, Norwich, Connecticut, USA

World History 1754 - Beginning of the French and Indian War between Great Britain and France for control of the North American colonies. It is part of the Seven Years War.


World History (1756 - 1763) Seven Years War - France, Great Britain clashed in Europe and North America; France, Russia, Austria, Saxony, Sweden and Spain sided against Britain, Prussia and Hanover

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1756 Birth of Child
Joshua Burnham was born 10 May 1756, Norwich, Connecticut, USA

1761 Death of Child
Joshua Burnham died 12 January 1761, Norwich, Connecticut, USA

1762 Birth of Child
Joshua Burnham was born 9 April 1762, Norwich, Connecticut, USA

USA 1764 - British Government issues the Sugar Act
The Sugar Act raised revenues higher than ever before by a new series of taxes on the colonists.
World History, Part Two, Arco Publishing, Inc., New York, 1980 -

News 1764 - Leffingwell's Bridge completed (Norwich)
June 20, 1764. " Leffingwell's Bridge over Shetacket river at Norwich Landing it completed. It is 124 feet in length, and 28 feet above the water. Nothing is placed between the abutments, but the...Read MORE...


1764 Birth of Child
Samuel Burnham was born 10 December 1764, Norwich, Connecticut, USA

USA 1765 - November - The British government issues the Stamp Act.
First direct British tax on American colonists. Instituted in November, 1765. Every newspaper, pamphlet, and other public and legal document had to have a Stamp, or British seal, on it. The Stamp, of ...Read MORE...


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January 1766
Norwich, Connecticut, USA


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