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Burnet, William 1688-1729

Overview
Works: 94 works in 382 publications in 1 language and 4,766 library holdings
Genres: Controversial literature  Prophecies  Poetry  Sermons  History  Playbills (Posters) 
Roles: Author, Composer, Honoree
Classifications: Z1215, 262.132
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A letter from a Romish priest in Canada to one who was taken captive in her infancy, and instructed in the Romish faith, but some time ago returned to this her native country. : With an answer thereto, by a person to whom it was communicated by François Seguenot( Book )

16 editions published between 1729 and 1987 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "captive" was a girl named Christina, taken in a raid on Dover, N.H., June 28, 1689, known later as Mrs. Margaret Otis Baker, after her escape in 1714. The "answer" is by Gov. Burnet of Massachusetts. Seguenot was a priest in the Montreal Seminary. (ACHR, 26, 269; J.G. Shea, in ACQ, 6 (1881), 216 ff.) cf. Parsons, W. Catholic Americana, 1
His Excellency's speech to the General Assembly of His Majesty's province of New-York by New York (Colony)( Book )

12 editions published between 1723 and 1727 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His Excellency's speech to the General Assembly of New-Jersey, at the publishing the acts passed this sessions, May 5. 1722 by New Jersey( Book )

7 editions published in 1722 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His Excellency's speech to the General Assembly of the province of New-York, the 13th day of October, 1720 by New York (Colony)( Book )

9 editions published in 1720 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His Excellency's speech to the General Assembly of the province of New-York the 15th of September, 1725 by New York (Colony)( Book )

8 editions published in 1725 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His Excellency's speech to the General Assembly of His Majesty's province of New-York, on Tuesday the 27th of September, 1726 by New York (Colony)( Book )

8 editions published in 1726 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His Excellency's speech to the General Assembly of His Majesty's province of New-York, the 23d of July, 1728 by New York (Colony)( Book )

8 editions published in 1728 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His Excellency's speech to the General Assembly of His Majesty's province of New-York, in America, the 15th of May, 1724 by New York (Colony)( Book )

8 editions published in 1724 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Poem presented to His Excellency William Burnet Esq ; on his arrival at Boston [Three lines in Latin from Claudius] by Mather Byles( Book )

6 editions published in 1728 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burnet family history by William Burnet( Book )

3 editions published between 1894 and 1985 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smith Burnet (1771-1830) married (1) Phebe Halsted in 1805 and (2) widow Nancy Pierson in 1823, and lived in Newark, New Jersey. Descendants and relatives lived in New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Michigan, Illinois, Louisiana and elsewhere
 
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Person to whom it was communicated

Person to whom it was communicated, 1688-1729

William Burnet englischer Kolonialgouverneur

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