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James H Burroughs
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Birth: Mar. 18, 1791
Death: Jan. 16, 1849

Jacob was the son of Philip Burroughs and his wife, Keziah Hendrickson Burroughs.

He married Charity Drake on Nov. 28, 1811 in Flemington, Hunterdon Co., New Jersey. They had seven children: George W. about 1813 (died about 1833), Mary Ann about 1816, Catharine about 1822, Keziah about 1824, John G. about 1826 and twins Louisa and Sarah in 1829.

His second wife was Lydia Pearson.

James was a farmer. He lived in Hopewell Twp., Mercer Co., New Jersey.

He was listed as a slave owner in the 1840 census. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Philip Burroughs (1762 - 1850)
  Keziah Hendrickson Burroughs (1765 - 1833)
 
 Spouses:
  Charity Drake Burroughs (1791 - 1833)
  Lydia Pearson Burroughs (____ - 1885)*
 
 Children:
  Catharine Burroughs Phillips*
  Mary Ann Burroughs Mathews*
  Mary Ann Burroughs Mathews (1815 - 1889)*
  John C. Burroughs (1825 - 1917)*
  Louisa Burroughs Vannoy (1829 - 1924)*
  Sara Burroughs Whitesitt (1829 - 1911)*
  Keziah Burroughs Mathews (1833 - 1891)*
 
 Siblings:
  James H Burroughs (1791 - 1849)
  Harriet Burroughs (1800 - 1832)*
  Eliza Ann Burroughs Hart (1804 - 1886)*
  Moses H. Burroughs (1806 - 1891)*
  Huldah Burroughs (1810 - 1834)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Thanks so much to Richard C. Burd for advising of his burial place.
 
Burial:
Harbourton Cemetery
Harbourton
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: Mary Jo C. Martin
Record added: Sep 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97830001
James H Burroughs
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James H Burroughs
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 Added: Sep. 26, 2012
 
 
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