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Roswell W Burton
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Birth: 1793, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 1858
Orleans County
New York, USA

Roswell W. Burton was the son of unknown parents, birth yr might be 1794, birth place: several Orleans County, NY censuses indicate Rhode Island.

Children

1. Harriet Burton md Christopher Baker
2. Roswell Noble Burton md Olive Foote
3. Maria/Mariah H. Burton md John Matthews Pletcher
4. Melissa Burton md Walter E. Parmalee

1820 U.S. Census: Barre, Genesee, New York
Roswell Barton
[Roswell Burton]
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Barre, Genesee, New York
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 18: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44: 1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 3
Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1
Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 2
Free White Persons - Under 16: 4
Free White Persons - Over 25: 2
Total Free White Persons: 7
Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 7

1830 U.S. Census: Barre, Orleans, New York
Name: Roswell Benton
[Roswell Burton]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Barre, Orleans, New York
Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 2
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons - Under 20: 6
Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 8
Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 8

Between 1830 and 1840 Roswell Burton sells his Barre,
Orleans, NY property and by 1840 census Roswell is residing in Ridgway, Orleans, NY....

"Ridgeway was formed from the town of Batavia, June 8th, 1812, and included in its original limits what now comprises Ridgeway, Gaines, Barre, Shelby, Yates, and Carlton. In 1830 the west tier of lots in the town of Gaines, and three lots lying next south of them in Barre, being part of the most western tier of lots in the 15th Township, second range of the Holland Purchase, were
added to the east side of Ridgeway, in order to include the whole village of Knowlesville in one town."
http://www.newyorkroots.org/bookarchive/pioneerhistory
orleanscounty/ch25/ridgeway.html

1840 U.S. Census: Ridgeway, Orleans Co., New York
Name: Rosewell Burton
[Roswell Burton]
Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Ridgway, Orleans, New York
Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 2
Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 2
Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49: 1
Free White Persons - Under 20: 5
Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 3
Total Free White Persons: 8
Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 8

1850 U.S. Census: Yates, Orleans Co., New York
Name: Ramett Burton
[Roswell Burton]
Age: 56
Birth Year: abt 1794
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Home in 1850: Yates, Orleans, New York
Gender: Male
Family Number: 259
Household Members: Name Age
Ramett Burton 56 RI
Huldah Burton 38 begins with letter M unreadable
Mariah Burton 22 NY
Malissa Burton 20 NY
Ansel Frost 13 NY
Census taken Oct 11, 1850
Occupation was unreadable
Real Estate Value: $2400 or $2600
Huldah's age should be 58

U.S. Census State 1855 Yates, Orleans Co., NY
Transcribed --See Orleans Co., NY Gen Web Project
BURTON, ROSWELL W. 61 M RHODE ISL. FARMER 167-EAST
HULDAH (COLE) 62 WIFE MASS.
MARIA 27 DAU ORLEANS

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Huldah Cole Burton (1790 - 1881)*
 
 Children:
  Harriet Burton Baker (1817 - 1885)*
  Roswell Noble Burton (1818 - 1898)*
  Maria H Burton Pletcher (1826 - 1892)*
  Melissa E Burton Parmalee (1830 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lynhaven Cemetery
Lyndonville
Orleans County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 4, Lot 42, Grave 1
 
Created by: Kat King
Record added: May 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70495899
Roswell W Burton
Added by: Marilyn Burch
 
Roswell W Burton
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 Added: May. 14, 2015

- Daniel Pletcher
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