|Birth: ||Aug. 25, 1802|
|Death: ||Sep. 28, 1863|
Nelson Burroughs was born 25 Aug 1802, Stratford, Fairfield, CT. He died 28 Sept 1863, Bridgeport, Fairfield, CT. He was burried 29 Sept 1863, Mountain View Cemetery, Bridgeport, Fairfield, CT.
Nelson married Catherine Middlebrook, 1 Jul 1827, St. John's Church, Bridgeport, Fairfield,CT.
Military Records 11 Sept 1830. Nelson Burroughs, Capt., Second Company, Fourth Regiment, Light Artillery, Bridgeport, CT
Nelson and Catherine had five children:
Elizabeth Burroughs, born 17 Feb 1829, died 30 Nov 1855. married Everett Lewis Wheeler.
Edgar Clifford Burroughs, born 21 Mar 1830. Married Mary Jane Houghman.
Emily Burroughs, born 30 Sept 1831, died 12 Dec 1901, Brideport, CT.
Catherine Burroughs, born 18 Oct 1833, died 13 Sept 1880, Bridgport, CT, Married Sherman H.Sterling.
Oscar Burroughs, born 30 May 1835, Bridgeport. Died 8 Jun 1883 (in Colorado or New Mexico). Married Mary Angeline Whedon.
Catherine Middlebrook Burroughs (1798 - 1879)
Emily Burroughs (1831 - 1901)*
Mountain Grove Cemetery and Mausoleum
Created by: Cora Wilson
Record added: Nov 24, 2012
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