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  (b. 28 August 1753 Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 1 January 1846 Ledyard, New York, USA )  

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Asa W BURNHAM was born 28 August 1753 in Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut . Asa W BURNHAM was the child of Eleazer (Eleazar) BURNHAM   and   Mary NORMAN and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Eleazer BURNHAM and Lydia WATERMAN (maternal)  James NORMAN and Mary RUDD

Asa W had an active role in U.S. Revolutionary War.

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Asa W  married  Lucy HUNTINGTON 16 August 1779 in Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 10 children. Lucy HUNTINGTON  was born 26 February 1756 in Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville).  Lucy died 31 August 1828 in Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora).  Lucy was the child of Nathan HUNTINGTON and Amie BROWN (BROWNE).

Asa W BURNHAM died 1 January 1846 in Ledyard, New York, USA .
Details of the family tree of Asa appear below.
Did You Know?America - Did you know? In 1918 a flu epidemic killed 548,000 people in the U.S.
Did You Know?The name Connecticut originates from the Algonquian word 'Quinnehtukqut' (beside the long tidal river). (

Prior to 1638 - Connecticut, New England
1638 - 1662 - New Haven Colony
1662 - 1687 - Connecticut Colony
1688 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1787 - Crown Colony of Connecticut
January 5, 1788 - Connecticut becomes 5th U.S. state

  • 1753 - Norwich, Connecticut
    1753 BURNAM Asa: ye Son of Eleazer Burnam and of mary his wife was born Augt: 28th: 1753 Birth

    Vital Records of Norwich Connecticut, 1659-1848. (Online db. 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.

    Name: Asa Burnam
    Gender: Male
    Baptism/ Christening Date:...

  • Birth
    Name: Asa Burnam
    Gender: Male
    Christening Date:
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    Birth Date: 28 Aug 1753
    Death Date:
    Name Note:
    Father's Name: Eleazer Burnam
    Father's Birthplace:
    Father's Age:
    Mother's Name: Mary
    Mother's Birthplace:
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    Indexing Project (Batch) Number: 7450312
    System Origin: Connecticut-ODM
    GS Film number: unknown
    Reference ID:

    'Connecticut Births...

    Lineage book ... 1894-1900.
    Corporate Author: Daughters of the American Revolution.
    Language(s): English
    Published: Indianapolis, 1900.
    Page 13
    1774 ad
    New London Gazette, New London, CT
    Lineage Book of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Volume 7, Page 143
  • 1779 Marriage / Partner
    Asa W BURNHAM and Lucy HUNTINGTON 16 August 1779, Preston, Connecticut, USA
  • 1780 Birth of Child
    Eleazer BURNHAM was born 15 July 1780, Preston, Connecticut, USA
  • 1782 Birth of Child
    Rebecca BURNHAM was born 5 February 1782, Shaftsbury, Vermont, USA

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Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 2/4/2022 2:32:56 PM

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