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 David Burnham

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David Burnham

  • Birth 4 Sep 1809 Bridgton, Cumberland County, Maine, USA
  • Death 9 Oct 1874
  • Burial Bridgton, Cumberland County, Maine, USA
  • Memorial ID 71866242


Died Oct. 9, 1874
AEd 65 yrs. 1mo 9 days

"Blessed are the dead that live in the Lord"

David was a son of Daniel Burnham and Elizabeth "Betsey" (Giddings)who married on 7/8/1789 in Ipswich, MA, resided in Ipswich, MA and later in Bridgton, ME.

David first married Anna (McKay), b.1812, ME, d.1829, ME. They had two children:

Lydia N. Burnham, b.1825, Harrison, ME, d.1826

Lucy Ann (Burnham) Howe, b.1829, Bridgton, ME, d.1858. In 1852 married Jonathan P. Howe, b.1832, d.1919.

On 4/11/1829 in Bridgton, David married Mary Ann (Smith). They resided on Burnham Road in Bridgton, ME, across from the Palmer-Ingalls family cemetery. David and Mary had children:

William Henry Burnham, b.1832, Bridgton, ME, d.bef.1910. In 1858 married Caroline B. (?), b.1839, ME.

David Mark Burnham, b.1833, Bridgton, ME, d.1903, Chicago, IL. In 1860 married Eunice Lucinda "Lucinda" (Campbell), b.1841, Machias, ME, d.1924, Chicago, IL. David buried at Oakridge-Glen Oak Cemetery, Hillside, Chicago, IL

Robert Albert Burnham, b.1836, Bridgton, ME, d.1914, Naples, ME. Married Nancy (Langley), b.1841, ME. 2nd m: Mary Ann (Pitts), b.1833, ME, d.1918, Naples, ME.

Sarah Jane (Burnham) Palmer, b.1837, Bridgton, ME, d.1918, Dorchester, MA. In 1856 married John Palmer, Jr., b.1832, ME, d.1917, son of John Elden Palmer and Nancy (Sands).
Both Sarah and John are buried at this Palmer-Ingalls Cemetery.

Caroline S. Burnham, b.1837, Bridgton, ME, d.1840, ME

George Henry Burnham, b.1840, Bridgton, ME, d.1915, ME. In 1881 married Mary margaret (O'Brien), b.1860, MA, d.1926. Both buried at Farris Cemetery, West Cumberland, ME (FAG#85588250 / #85588268).

Martha P. Burnham, b.1843, Bridgton, ME.

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  • Maintained by: sleuth2
  • Originally Created by: Janice Gower
  • Added: 23 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 71866242
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for David Burnham (4 Sep 1809–9 Oct 1874), Find A Grave Memorial no. 71866242, citing Palmer-Ingalls Cemetery, Bridgton, Cumberland County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by sleuth2 (contributor 47283159) .