Burt Timeline

Burts in Georgia


Christopher Burt

1820
Tattnall Co.
Christopher Burt listed in the 1820 census. [4]


Elizabeth Burt

1805
Warren Co.
Elizabeth Burt drew 1 prize and 1 blank. [3]


James Burt

1820
Putnam Co.
James Burt listed in the 1820 census. [4]


John Burt

1805
Franklin Co.
John Birt drew 2 blanks in the 1805 Georgia land lottery. [3]

1805
Franklin Co.
John Burt drew 2 blanks in the 1805 Georgia land lottery. [3]


Mary Jane Burt

October 12, 1823
Clarke Co.
Mary Jane Burt married Wyche Elder. [6]

Moody Burt

1773
Richmond Co.
Archibald Stenson and wife Elizabeth. To David Millin, all of St. Paul's Parish, 150 acres, adj. John Walton and Loveless Savidge. Test: Hugh Millin, Moody Burt. Richmond Co. Deed Book B-2, p. 195, 1 Sept 1773. [9]
1786
Richmond Co.
Moody Burt and wife Fanny. To Cornelius Dysart, all of Augusta. 50 acres. Test: Chas. Crawford. Richmond Co. Deed Book B p. 195, p. 266, 3 Feb 1786 [9]
1788
Richmond Co.
Moody Burt and wife Fanny. To Stephen Evans one-fourth of Lot No. 30, Augusta. Test: James Morse. Richmond Co. Deed Book A-2, p. 300, 9 Dec 1788 [9]
1789
Richmond Co.
Deed Books A-1, A-2, B. Grantors: Burt, Fanny; Burt, Moody [2]

1790
Richmond Co.
Moody Burt and wife Fanny. To Richard Johnston of Edgefield Co., SC, 50 acres on Beaver Dam Swamp, near Augusta. Test: Stephen Evans, D. Hunter, JP. Richmond Co. Deed Book A-2, p. 287, 20 Feb 1790 [9]
1790
Richmond Co.
Moody Burt, chairmaker. Deed of gift to Lucy Williamson Evans, spinster (relationship not given) a slave 18 months old, dau. of his slave Grace for love and affection. Test: Mary Randolph, Seaborn Jones. Richmond Co. Deed Book B, 1790-1791, p. 29, 22 Feb 1790 [9]
1790
Richmond Co.
Richard Johnston and wife Mary of Edgefield, SC. To Thos. P. Carnes, of Augusta, 50 acres on Beaver Dam Swamp near Augusta, whereon Moody Burt lately resided. Test: Thos. Watkins JP, Peter J. Carnes. Richmond Co. Deed Book B, p. 221, 22 Nov 1790 [9]
1791
Richmond Co.
Fanny Burt. Admx. Moody Burt, dec'd of Edgefield Co., SC, who died intestate, was possessed of lands etc. in Ga. Fanny gives power of attorney to Chs. Simmons of Augusta. Test: T. H. & P. Carnes, W. Stith. Richmond Co. Deed Book C, p. 112, 21 Apr 1791 [9]
1791
Richmond Co.
Moody Burt Jr. vs. Fanny Burt, Admr. of Moody Burt, dec'd. That no other property of the dec'd be levied on to satisfy this execution except a tract of 287 1/2 acres granted Moody Burt, dec'd, in Washington Co. Richmond Co., GA, Minutes of Inferior Court, 1790-1821. These are three old books bound together. The last, 1810-1815, called No. 3. The others not named or numbered. 7 Sept 1791, p. 225 [9]

Nicholas Burt

1786
Wilkes Co.
Burt, Nicholas to Henry B. Gibson 200 acres according to a grant to said Burt. Jan. 4, 1786. Wm. Gilbert, Jos. Taylor, Test." Wilkes Co. Deed Book EE, p. 81. [1]

1801
Warren Co.
Nickless Burt listed in Warren Co., GA tax list. [5]

1805
Greene Co.
Nicholas Burt drew 2 blanks in the 1805 land lottery. [3]


Richard Burt

1820
Putnam Co.
Richard Burt listed in the 1820 census. [4]


Robert Burt

1813
Hancock Co.
Robert Burt m Dorothy Lewis 5 Jun 1813. [8]

1820
Jones Co.
Robert Burt listed in the 1820 census. [4]


William Burt

1805
Franklin Co.
William Birt drew 2 blanks in the 1805 land lottery. [3]

1818
Sat. 31st March 1810 "On application Ordered that passports be prepared for the following persons to travel through the Creek Nation of Indians, to wit,... one for William Burt, Mathew Lard and Mathew McCravey, the former with his wife, three children and four negroes, and the latter with his wife and one child all from Barnwell District, South Carolina,... which were presented and signed. [7]

1820
Putnam Co.
William Burt listed in the 1820 census. [4]


Zacheus Burt

1805
Warren Co.
Zaccheus Burt drew 2 blanks in the 1805 land lottery. [3]

1820
Putnam Co.
Zacheus Burt listed in the 1820 census. [4]

Sources

  1. Early Records of Georgia, Wilkes County, Vol. 1, abstracted & compiled by Grace Gillam Davidson, 1932. p. 285
  2. The Reconstructed 1790 Census of Georgia, Marie de Lamar & Elisabeth Rothstein, Genealogical Publishing Co., 1989. p. 150
  3. 1805 Georgia Land Lottery, transcribed and indexed by Virginia S. Wood, Ralph V. Wood, The Greenewood Press, Cambridge, 1964.
  4. Index to United States Census of Georgia for 1820, compiled under the auspices of The Georgia Historical Society, second edition, 1969.
  5. Georgia Tax Digests, 1800-1802.
  6. Marriage certificate of Mary Jane Burt and Wyche Elder, a copy of which is in possession of Linda Murchison, murch@emeraldcoast.com.
  7. Passports Issued by Governors of Georgia, 1810 to 1820 by Mary G. Bryan:
  8. Hancock County, GA Early Records compiled by the Alden Assoc.
  9. Records of Richmond County, Georgia, Formerly Saint Paul's Parish by Grace Gillam Davidson, originally published Athens, GA, 1929; reprinted for Clearfield Company, Inc., by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, MD, 1995.


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