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BURROWS (Soundex B620) — See also ARROWSMITH, BARROWS, BOROUGHS, BURR, BURROLA, BURRON, BURROUGH, BURROUGHS, BURROUS, BURROW, BURROWE, BURROWES, BURRUS, BURRUSS, FURROWH, LOOFBOURROW, LUFBURROW.

  BURROWS: See also Clyde Barrie — John W. Beaumont — George Fremont Bickford — Bryant Butler Brooks — James Burrows Edwards — Gertrude B. Gemuend — William Cicero Hammer — John Carter Ingersoll — Thomas Burrows Jack — Pascal Paoli Kidder — Herbert Warren Ladd — Manoah Bostic Reese
  Burrows, Arthur W. — U.S. Consular Agent in Coquimbo, as of 1927-32. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, B. J. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 60, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Burrows, Benjamin F. — of Groton, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Groton, 1903-04, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, C. — of Rutherford, Bergen County, N.J. Postmaster at Rutherford, N.J., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, Cecil See Clyde Barrie
  Burrows, Charles — of Bergen County, N.J. Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Bergen County; elected 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, Charles Robert (1910-1986) — also known as Charles R. Burrows — of Willard, Huron County, Ohio; Washington, D.C. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., February 25, 1910. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Havana, 1939; Buenos Aires, 1943-46; U.S. Consul in Ciudad Trujillo, as of 1949; U.S. Ambassador to Honduras, 1960-65. Died, in a hospital at Washington, D.C., September 6, 1986 (age 76 years, 193 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Burrows, Daniel (1766-1858) — of Hebron, Tolland County, Conn.; Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Born in Fort Hill, Groton, New London County, Conn., October 26, 1766. Democrat. Carriage and wagon manufacturer; Methodist minister; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1816-20, 1826 (Hebron 1816-20, Middletown 1826); delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention, 1818; U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1821-23. Died in Mystic, Stonington, New London County, Conn., January 23, 1858 (age 91 years, 89 days). Interment at Elm Grove Cemetery, Mystic, Stonington, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Silas Burrows (1741-1818) and Mary (Smith) Burrows (1743-1816); married, December 16, 1787, to Mary Avery (1769-1859); uncle of Lorenzo Burrows; first cousin of Daniel Packer; first cousin once removed of Asa Packer; first cousin twice removed of Robert Asa Packer; second cousin of Jared Lewis Rathbone; second cousin once removed of Charles Marsh Pendleton, Cyrus Henry Pendleton, Henry Reed Rathbone and Jared Lawrence Rathbone; second cousin twice removed of Ezekiel Cornell, Calvin Crane Pendleton, Edward Wheeler Pendleton, Joseph Palmer Dyer, Charles Henry Pendleton, Harris Pendleton, Chauncey C. Pendleton, Nathan William Pendleton, James Pendleton, Eckford Gustavus Pendleton and Henry Riggs Rathbone (1870-1928); second cousin thrice removed of Cornelius Welles Pendleton and Claudius Victor Pendleton; third cousin twice removed of Calvin Tilden Hulburd; fourth cousin of Ezra Cornell; fourth cousin once removed of Alfred Henry Littlefield and Alonzo Barton Cornell.
  Political families: Cornell family of New York; Pendleton family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Burrows, Daniel, Jr. — of Hebron, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hebron, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, Daniel L. (b. 1908) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Cape Charles, Northampton County, Va., January 23, 1908. Democrat. Real estate and insurance business; member of New York state assembly from New York County 19th District, 1939-44; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1940. African ancestry. Member, NAACP; Urban League; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, June 16, 1928, to Elaine Nelthrop; father of Joyce Burrows (who married David Norman Dinkins (1927-)).
  Burrows, Dustin — of Lubbock, Lubbock County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Burrows, Elvin D. — of Fremont, Carter County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Carter County Democratic Party, 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Burrows, Enoch — of Stonington, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate at-large, 1819-21. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, Frank F. — of Burlingame, San Mateo County, Calif. Mayor of Burlingame, Calif., 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, George B. — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state senate, 1877-82. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, George L. — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1876. Burial location unknown.
George W. Burrows Burrows, George W. (b. 1867) — of Breckenridge, Wilkin County, Minn. Born in Wright County, Iowa, 1867. Real estate business; abstractor; vice-president, Breckenridge National Bank; treasurer, Breckenridge Telephone Company; director, Farmers' Co-Op Elevator Company; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1913-18 (District 60 1913-14, District 49 1915-18). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
  Burrows, Gertrude See Gertrude B. Gemuend
  Burrows, Gordon W. (1926-1997) — of Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y., April 28, 1926. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean conflict; lawyer; legislative assistant, Assemblyman P. Boice Esser, 1959; member of New York state assembly, 1966-88 (97th District 1966, 90th District 1967-82, 84th District 1983-88); Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1989-96. Member, American Legion; Freemasons; Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Died of cardiac arrest, at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., January 10, 1997 (age 70 years, 257 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Josephine Ramirez.
  Burrows, J. R. — of Smith Center, Smith County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, James — of Kokomo, Howard County, Ind. Mayor of Kokomo, Ind., 1923-25. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, Jeff — Republican. Candidate in primary for Montana state house of representatives 87th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Burrows, Jerome B. — of Painesville, Lake County, Ohio. Republican. Circuit judge in Ohio 7th Circuit, 1895-1909. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, John M. — of Asheboro, Randolph County, N.C. Republican. Postmaster at Asheboro, N.C., 1908-13. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, Jon — of Temple, Bell County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Burrows, Joseph Henry (1840-1914) — also known as Joseph H. Burrows — of Cainsville, Harrison County, Mo. Born in Manchester, England, May 15, 1840. Minister; member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1870-74, 1878-80; U.S. Representative from Missouri 10th District, 1881-83; defeated (Greenback), 1882. Died in Cainsville, Harrison County, Mo., April 28, 1914 (age 73 years, 348 days). Interment at Oaklawn Cemetery, Harrison Township, Mercer County, Mo.
  Relatives: Married, January 24, 1860, to Louisa Wittenmyer (1843-1862); married, November 16, 1862, to Mary A. Shaw (1844-1935).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Burrows, Josiah W. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
Julius C. Burrows Burrows, Julius Caesar (1837-1915) — also known as Julius C. Burrows; "The Columbian Orator" — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born in North East, Erie County, Pa., January 9, 1837. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; Kalamazoo County Prosecuting Attorney; U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1873-75, 1879-83, 1885-95 (4th District 1873-75, 1879-83, 1885-93, 3rd District 1893-95); defeated, 1874, 1882; resigned 1895; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1884; U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1895-1911; defeated in primary, 1910. Died in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich., November 16, 1915 (age 78 years, 311 days). Interment at Mountain Home Cemetery, Kalamazoo, Mich.
  Presumably named for: Julius Caesar
  Relatives: Uncle of Alfred Barnes Connable, Jr. (1904-1999).
  Political family: Connable-Burrows family of Kalamazoo, Michigan.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, July 1902
  Burrows, Keith L. — of Montana. U.S. Attorney for Montana, 1975-76. Still living as of 1976.
  Burrows, Latham A. — of New York. Member of New York state senate 6th District, 1824-27. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, Lorenzo (1805-1885) — of Albion, Orleans County, N.Y. Born in Groton, New London County, Conn., March 15, 1805. U.S. Representative from New York 34th District, 1849-53; New York state comptroller, 1856-57; candidate for Governor of New York, 1858. Died in Albion, Orleans County, N.Y., March 6, 1885 (age 79 years, 356 days). Interment at Mt. Albion Cemetery, Albion, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Roswell Burrows (1768-1837) and Jerusha (Avery) Burrows (1771-1838); married, May 11, 1830, to Louisa Lord (c.1807-1883); nephew of Daniel Burrows; grandnephew of Waightstill Avery; fourth great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; first cousin once removed of Daniel Packer; second cousin of Asa Packer and William Waigstill Avery; second cousin once removed of Jared Lewis Rathbone and Robert Asa Packer; second cousin thrice removed of Ezekiel Cornell; third cousin of Charles Marsh Pendleton, Cyrus Henry Pendleton, Henry Reed Rathbone and Jared Lawrence Rathbone; third cousin once removed of Noyes Barber, Calvin Crane Pendleton, Edward Wheeler Pendleton, Joseph Palmer Dyer, Charles Henry Pendleton, Harris Pendleton, Chauncey C. Pendleton, Nathan William Pendleton, James Pendleton, Eckford Gustavus Pendleton and Henry Riggs Rathbone (1870-1928); third cousin twice removed of Augustus Seymour Porter (1769-1849), Peter Buell Porter, Horace Billings Packer, Cornelius Welles Pendleton and Claudius Victor Pendleton; fourth cousin of Edwin Barber Morgan, Christopher Morgan, Edwin Denison Morgan, Nathan Belcher and Alfred Avery Burnham; fourth cousin once removed of Gaylord Griswold, Benjamin Trumbull, Elisha Phelps, Lancelot Phelps, Augustus Seymour Porter (1798-1872), Henry Brewster Stanton, Peter Buell Porter, Jr., Ezra Cornell, Calvin Tilden Hulburd, Peter Augustus Porter, Judson B. Phelps, Morgan Gardner Bulkeley, William Henry Bulkeley and William Frederick Morgan Rowland.
  Political families: Cornell family of New York; Pendleton family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Burrows, N. B. — of Van Buren, Crawford County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, Peter E. — of New York. Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1900; Social Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, Randall K. — of Minnesota. Member of Minnesota state senate 28th District, 1874. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Burrows, Robert O., Sr. (b. 1899) — of Belle Plaine, Benton County, Iowa. Born in Pierre, Hughes County, S.Dak., June 29, 1899. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; newspaper editor; member of Iowa state house of representatives from Benton County, 1951. Member, Rotary; Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Shriners; Odd Fellows; American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, February 2, 1920, to Bess Shurtleff.
  Burrows, Roswell L. — of Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 3rd District, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, S. — of Broad Bay, Waldoboro, Lincoln County, Maine. Postmaster at Broad Bay, Maine, 1891-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, Stanley R. — of St. Clair County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from St. Clair County, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, Stephen J. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1908, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Burrows, Warren Booth (1877-1952) — also known as Warren B. Burrows — of New London, New London County, Conn.; Poquonock Bridge, Groton, New London County, Conn. Born in Poquonock Bridge, Groton, New London County, Conn., September 14, 1877. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1925-26; member of Connecticut state senate 18th District, 1927-28; U.S. District Judge for Connecticut, 1928-30; resigned 1930; Connecticut state attorney general, 1931-35; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1932. Baptist. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died in Poquonock Bridge, Groton, New London County, Conn., December 8, 1952 (age 75 years, 85 days). Interment at Fort Hill Cemetery, Poquonock Bridge, Groton, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Calvin Burrows and Lucy Agnes (Booth) Burrows; married, January 22, 1916, to Emily Avery Copp.
  See also federal judicial profile


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