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Maj Edward Burd
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1749
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 24, 1833
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Maj. Edward Burd was the son of Noted Col. James Burd and Sarah Plumley Shippen. Col Burd was a major player in the Provincial Army, he was in charge of having numerous forts built and a great deal of service during the french and Indians Wars, Fort Burd in Redstone, Pa. was named after him.

Edward also served in the war but after being captured and released he went into Politics and was a very prominent lawyer thoughout his life.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Burd (1726 - 1793)
  Sarah Shippen Burd (1730 - 1784)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Shippen Burd (1754 - 1828)*
 
 Children:
  Margaret Burd Coxe (____ - 1845)*
  Sarah Burd (1786 - 1855)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Christ Church Burial Ground
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section N, Plot XVI
 
Created by: DeLoss McKnight III
Record added: Jul 09, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11324383
Maj Edward Burd
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Maj Edward Burd
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