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Burwell, George Harrison

Works: 8 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 50 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Pedigrees 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: CS71.B975,
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Most widely held works about George Harrison Burwell
Most widely held works by George Harrison Burwell
Record of the Burwell family by George Harrison Burwell( Book )

5 editions published between 1908 and 1993 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major Lewis Burwell settled on Carter's Creek, in Gloucester County, Virginia, ca. 1640. He married Lucy Higginson, daughter of Captain Higginson. He died in 1658, at age thirty-three. His only child, Lewis Burwell (1632-1672), of Queens Creek, York County, Virginia, married twice and was the father of fourteen children. Most descendants listed lived in Virginia
Sketch of Carter Burwell, 1716-1756 by George Harrison Burwell( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers by Burwell family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection includes the account book, 1811-1822, of Nathaniel Burwell, and correspondence, 1820-1871, accounts, 1811-1872, and diary, 1860, of George Harrison Burwell, all concerning mill and farming operations at "Carter Hall" and the "Island" plantations in Frederick (now Clarke) County, Va. G.H. Burwell's accounts also concern medical and school fees. Correspondence also concerns agricultural societies and the American Colonization Society. Included in the collection are legal papers, especially G.H. Burwell's estate papers; correspondence, 1852- 1882, of Agnes (Atkinson) Burwell pertaining to the education of women and the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association; and genealogical notes
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English (13)