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flag  Mary  NORMAN

  (b. 1729Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 9 June 1811, Connecticut, USA )  
Summary: Mary NORMAN was born 1729 in Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut. Mary NORMAN was the child of James NORMAN and Mary RUDD and the grandchild of: (maternal)  Jonathan RUDD and Mercy BUSHNELL

She married  Eleazer (Eleazar) BURNHAM 2 November 1752 in Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Eleazer (Eleazar) BURNHAM  was born 12 March 1722 in Norwich, Connecticut, USA .  He died January 1766 in Norwich, Connecticut, USA .  He was the son of Eleazer BURNHAM and Lydia WATERMAN.

She married  (2) Ephraim BARKER 21 December 1767 in Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Ephraim BARKER  was born abt. 1741 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA . 

Mary NORMAN died 9 June 1811 in , Connecticut, USA.
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Prior to 1638 - Connecticut, New England
1638 - 1662 - New Haven Colony
1662 - 1687 - Connecticut Colony
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January 5, 1788 - Connecticut becomes 5th U.S. state

Did You Know? America - Did you know? Harry S Truman had only the initial S as his middle name, without a period. It was the result of a family disagreement on whether his name should be Shippe or Solomon, last names, from two sides of the family.

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Mary NORMAN married flag Eleazer (Eleazar) BURNHAM-- Date: 2 November 1752 Place: Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut
Eleazer (Eleazar) BURNHAM was the son of Eleazer BURNHAM and Lydia WATERMAN


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.

Children:
American Revolutionary War Soldier flag Asa W BURNHAM (b.28 August 1753, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 1 January 1846, Ledyard, New York, USA )

flag Joshua BURNHAM (b.10 May 1756, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 12 January 1761, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut)

flag Joshua BURNHAM (b.9 April 1762, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. , )

flag Samuel BURNHAM (b.10 December 1764, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. , )


Mary NORMAN married flag Ephraim BARKER-- Date: 21 December 1767 Place: Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut
1767 BARKER Ephraim Barker of Windham & Mary Burnam of Norwich were married together on ye 21st of December 1767 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.

Children:
flag Calvin BARKER (b.25 October 1768, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 26 March 1842, , New York, USA)

flag Mary BARKER (b.13 October 1771, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. ,  )


Events, Pictures and Documents Related to the Lifetime of Mary NORMAN

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News 1730 - Norwich Rattlesnakes
1730. Voted, that whosoever shall kill a rattlesnake within this township at any time within one...Read MORE...


News 1737 Flood (Norwich)
A thaw and freshet of unusual power and rapidity of action occurred Jan. 16, 1737. The Shetucket...Read MORE...


Notes
Old Houses of the Antient Town of Norwich [Conn.] 1660-1800
By Mary Elizabeth Perkins
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1752 Marriage / Partner
Mary NORMAN and Eleazer (Eleazar) BURNHAM 2 November 1752, Norwich, Connecticut, USA
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...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,...Read MORE...


1766 Death of Spouse/Partner
Eleazer (Eleazar) BURNHAM died January 1766, Norwich, Connecticut, USA
News 1767 - 240 Acadians leave Norwich for Quebec
Norwich, as well as other towns in Connecticut, was taxed with the support of a certain number of...Read MORE...


1767 Marriage / Partner
Mary NORMAN and Ephraim BARKER 21 December 1767, Norwich, Connecticut, USA
1768 Birth of Child
Calvin BARKER was born 25 October 1768, Norwich, Connecticut, USA
USA 1770 - March 5 - Boston Massacre
Tensions between the American colonists and the British were already running high in the early spring of 1770. Late in the afternoon, on March 5, a crowd of jeering Bostonians slinging snowballs...Read MORE...


1771 Birth of Child
Mary BARKER was born 13 October 1771, Norwich, Connecticut, USA
News In 1773, the first Newspaper was established in Norwich.
The proprietors and printers were Alexander Robertson, James Robertson, and John Trumbull, under...Read MORE...


USA 1773 - December 16 - Boston Tea Party
Angry and frustrated at a new tax on tea, American colonists calling themselves the Sons of Liberty and disguised as Mohawk Native Americans boarded three British ships (the Dartmouth, the Eleanor,...Read MORE...


USA 1774 - March - The Coercive Acts (called Intolerable Acts by Americans)
The Intolerable Acts was the American Patriots' name for a series of punitive laws passed by the...Read MORE...


USA 1774 - June 1 - Boston Port Bill: British government orders Port of Boston closed

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USA 1774 - September 5 - First Continental Congress formed in Philadelphia
The First Continental Congress was a meeting of delegates from twelve of the thirteen colonies that ...Read MORE...


USA 1775 - April 18 - Paul Revere's famous ride
In 1774 and the Spring of 1775 Paul Revere was employed by the Boston Committee of Correspondence and the Massachusetts Committee of Safety as an express rider to carry news, messages, and copies of...Read MORE...


USA 1775 - April 19 - First shots of Revolutionary War fired in Lexington and Concord.
The Battles of Lexington and Concord, fought on April 19, 1775, kicked off the American Revolutionary War (1775-83). Tensions had been building for many years between residents of the 13 American...Read MORE...


USA 1775 - April 20 - British begin siege of Boston

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USA 1775 - May 10 - American Revolution began; Ethan Allen and his Green Mountain Boys, along with Benedict Arnold took Fort Ticonderoga.
In the darkness of the night of May 9, 1775, Ethan Allen, along with Benedict Arnold, led a portion ...Read MORE...


USA May 1775 - Second Continental Congress - Philadelphia - plans to form an army.
When the Second Continental Congress came together on May 10, 1775 it was, in effect, a reconvening ...Read MORE...


USA 1775 - June 17 - Battle of Bunker Hill
On June 17, 1775, early in the Revolutionary War (1775-83), the British defeated the Americans at...Read MORE...


USA 1775 - December 31 - The Battle of Québec was fought on December 31 between the American Continental Army and British defenders of Québec City. It was the first major defeat for the Americans in the Revolutionary War.

December 31, 1775

News 1776 - Representatives of Connecticut Colony sign the Declaration of Independence and Connecticut becomes one of the thirteen states of the United States.

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USA 1776 - July 4 - American Declaration of Independence
TRENTON, July 8.

The declaration of Independence was this day proclaimed here, together with the new constitution of late, established, and the resolve of the Provincial Congress for continuing...Read MORE...


USA 1776 - September 9 - Congress renames the nation “United States of America”
On this day in 1776, the Continental Congress formally declares the name of the new nation to be...Read MORE...


USA 1776 - December 26 - Washington crosses the Delaware
Famous American victory that began with "Washington Crossing the Delaware." Actually, the whole...Read MORE...


USA 1777 - November 15 - The Articles of Confederation Were Adopted
On November 15, 1777, the second Continental Congress adopted the Articles of Confederation and...Read MORE...


USA December 1777 - June 1778 - The winter at Valley Forge
This Pennsylvania encampment was occupied by the American army from December 1777 to June 1778. The ...Read MORE...


World History February 6, 1778 - France signed the Treaty of Alliance with the United States.

February 6, 1778

World History June 1779 - Spain entered Revolutionary War in favor of Americans.

June 1, 1779

USA 1780 - September 25 - Benedict Arnold's plans to cede West Point to the British discovered.

www.socialstudiesforkids.com/ articles/ ushistory/ revolutionarywartimeline.htm - September 25, 1780

USA 1781 - October 19 - The British Surrender at Yorktown
America declared its independence in 1776, but it took another five years to win freedom from the...Read MORE...


News 1784 - Norwich Incorporated as a City
This was part of the area known as Mohegin. Several men from Saybrook began a settlement in 1659...Read MORE...


News In 1784, the State of Connecticut passed an act for the gradual abolition of slavery
declaring all born after that period free at twenty-five years of age, and allowing masters to...Read MORE...


News 1784 Flood (Norwich)
Jan. 8, 1784, was distinguished by a yet greater and more sweeping freshet, which affected both the ...Read MORE...


USA 1784 - January 14 - The Continental Congress Ratified the Treaty of Paris Ending the Revolutionary War
On September 3, 1783, more than a year after the last shots were fired, a peace treaty was drawn up ...Read MORE...


USA 1787 - September 17 - U.S. Constitution ratified
The Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia met between May and September of 1787 to address the...Read MORE...


News 1788 - Federal Constitution approved; Connecticut became Nation's fifth state

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News 1789 Flood (Norwich)
The year 1789 was marked by a June freshet. For two days, the 10th and 11th of the month, the rains ...Read MORE...


USA 1789 - September 29 - Congress Officially Created the U.S. Military
In its very first session, the United States Congress had a lot of decisions to make. One important ...Read MORE...


USA 1790 - July 16 - Washington, D. C. becomes capital of United States
On July 16, 1790, Congress declared the city of Washington in the District of Columbia, the...Read MORE...


USA 1791 - December 15 - The Bill of Rights takes effect
The Bill of Rights is the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution, confirming the fundamental rights of American citizens. The First Amendment guarantees freedom of religion, speech, and the...Read MORE...


News 1792 - First turnpike road company, New London to Norwich, incorporated.
After the American Revolution, Connecticut granted franchises for the building of ‘toll’ roads or...Read MORE...


USA 1792 - New York Stock Exchange founded

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News 1795 - First insurance company incorporated as the Mutual Assurance Company of the City of Norwich.
...This great fire of 1793 quickened public opinion in regard to the benefits to be derived from...Read MORE...


World History 1796 - Napoleon Bonaparte assumes command of the Army of Italy


News 1796 - The Norwich Courier was founded by Thomas Hubbard, November 30, 1796
The original Norwich Courier was 18 x 11 inches in size, with four pages. February 12, 1817,...Read MORE...


News 1797 Flood (Norwich)
Jan. 29, 1797, was marked by a peculiar freshet resulting from a January thaw. The smaller rivers...Read MORE...


World History 1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered


World History 1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland


USA 1803 - October 20 - Louisiana Purchase - The United States doubled its size by purchasing this territory from Spain.
Senate Ratified the Louisiana Purchase Treaty

In the 1800s, in the United States, pioneers and...Read MORE...


USA 1804 - May 14 - Lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast

historyorb.com - May 14, 1804

USA 1805 - November 15 - Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
Nov. 7, 1805 - Camped opposite Pillar Rock, between Brookfield and Dahlia, Washington, west of Jim Crow Point. "Great joy in camp we are in view of the Ocian this great Pacific Ocean which we been so ...Read MORE...


World History 1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire
"The fourth Peace of Pressburg (also known as the Treaty of Pressburg; German: Preßburger Frieden;...Read MORE...


News 1806 - Noah Webster published first edition of his dictionary

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News 1807 Flood and Fire (Norwich)
After the present century came in, the first great flood was in 1807. The rivers began to break up...Read MORE...


Death
9 June 1811
, Connecticut, USA

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