Family Card - Person Sheet
Family Card - Person Sheet

NameLydia Walker STEARNS 299
Birth Date6 Dec 1791380
Birth PlaceBoxborough, Massachusetts
Death Date9 Jun 1858
Death PlaceHarvard, Massachusetts
FatherDavid STEARNS (1750-)
Birth Date4 Apr 1795
Birth PlaceHarvard, Massachusetts
Death Date5 Jul 1888
Death PlaceAyer, Massachusetts
FatherMarrett BURGESS (1765-1834)
MotherSarah SHED (1763-1849)
Misc. Notes
According to the Shed Genealogy378, “ASA BURGESS, b. in Harvard, 4 Apr. 1795, was a farmer there and in Ayer, Mass., where he d. 5 July 1888. He m. at Boxborough, 26 Nov. 1817, LYDIA WALKER STEARNS, b. there 6 Dec. 1791, d. in Harvard 9 June 1858, daughter of David and Miriam (Walker) Stearns.” Details about their third child, Asa Simeon Burgess and his descendants follows. The full set of birthdates of Asa and Lydia Walker (Stearns) Burgess’ children given here is from Skeate379, who shows daughter Miriam Walker being born six months before her parents’ marriage. Peter Parkhurst18 believes Asa Burgess lived in Brookline, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire.
Marr Date26 Nov 1817381,382
Marr PlaceBoxborough, Massachusetts
Marr MemoIntention recorded 4 Nov 1816
ChildrenMiriam Walker (1817-)
 Harriett Newel (1820->1860)
 Asa Simeon (1825-1911)
 Jane Maria (1828-)
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