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Burell Green Whittington[1, 2]

Male 1757 - Bef 1836  (< 78 years)

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  • Name Burell Green Whittington 
    Born Feb 01, 1757  Albermarle county, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 1836  Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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      Source: Births and Sponsors 1717-1778 from The Albemarle parish Register of Surry and Sussex Counties, Virginia by John Bennett Boddie---
      -Edward and Penelope Whittington parents of Burwell Green 1/26/57
      Penelope was daughter of Burrell Green and Anne Bartholomew
      Birth records of Albemarle county: Burwell Green, 1/26/57; Christening sponsors: John Wellborn Jr., Joseph Richardson, Mary Rollins.
      Source and Content: State Grants, Volume 2, page 502 SC Archives microfilm ST 611
      State of SC in pursuance of an Act passed 28 March 1778 for the purpose of granting land to the Officers and Soldiers, to Burrell Wittington, 200 acres (surveyed for him 29 Nov 1787) in the District of Cheraw on the great branch bay SW side of Little PeeDee, vacant on all sides, 2 June 1788. Note: Actual copy of hand drawn survey says: Burrell Green Whittington.
      Source: Marlborough County, South Carolina Minutes of the County Court 1785-1799 and Minutes of the Court of Ordinary 1791-1821 by Brent H. Holcomb, C.A.L.S.
      September Term 1797 6 Burrel Whittington
      Source: Annuity/Pension Abstract Bounty Grants, Vol. 2 page 502 (Cheraw District, Great Branch Bay)
      Source: Payroll Vouchers
      Burrell Whittington, SC Private, under Captain Joseph Warley?s Company in the 3rd South Carolina Reg?t of Continental Troops commanded by Col William Thomson.
      Source: The South Carolina Historical and Genealogical Magazine Volume V Records of the Regiments of the So. CA. Line, page 149
      Burrel Wittenton (note incorrectly spelled)Capt Jos. Warleys Company
      Source: General Index to Deeds, Etc., Marlboro County, S.C.
      Date of Filing 5 1 1791  Grantor Burrell Whittington Grantee Phillip Clark  Date of Instrument 7-4-89 Brief Description 100 acres Cheraw District
      Source: Roster of Revolutionary Soldiers in Georgia, Volume III copyright 1969, reprinted for Clearfield Company, Inc. by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1996, 2004 pages 303, 458
      Lists: Whitington, B.G. (Liberty) Land Lottery page 303, page 458 Revolutionary Soldier
      Source: Bulloch, County, Georgia  Genealogical Source Material By Alvaretta Kenan Register
      Page 55, 5 December 1801; R. 29 January 1802.  Indenture between BURRELL B. WHITTINGTON Planter and Ann, his wife, and SETH WILLIAMS, Planter, both of Bul. Co. $100 for 200 acres bounded by James Mikell?s land.  Wit.: Joseph Lewis, William M. Kennedy. Note: Burrell?s Mark (B)
      Source: Bulloch, County, Georgia Genealogical Source Material By Alvaretta Kenan Register
      Marks and Brands Page 9  Burrel Whittington, Jr., Feb 10, 1802; Page 10 Burrel Whittington, William Whittington August 4, 1802 signed William M. Kennedy, C.S.C.B.C.
      Source: INFORMATION ON SOME GEORGIA PIONEERS ?Family Heads1805 Georgia
      WHITTINGTON, BURRELL, BULLOCH Cty. RS Moved to Liberty Cty
      Source: Georgia?s Roster of the Revolution Compiled under Authority of THE LEGISLATURE By Lucian LaMar Knight, LL.D.F.R.S. Genealogical Publishing Company 1967
      Whitington, Burrell, lottery 1827, Liberty County
      Source: Reprint of official register of land lottery of Georgia 1827 48th day?s drawing May 1 Liberty page 50
      Fortunate Drawers: B.G. Whitington, sr.R.S., Captains District 17th, Number: 237, District:16, County: Lee County
      Source: Historical Highlights Commission on Archives and History The South Georgia Conference The United Methodist Church Volume19, Spring, 1989,Volume 20, Spring and Volume 20 Fall, 1990, Volume 28, Fall 1998 Received from Arthur J. Moore Methodist Center, St. Simons Island, GA
      Burwell is one of founders of Union United Methodist Church in Bulloch County Circuit.(1801-1804)
      Quarterly Minutes of the Ohoope Circuit (Burrell is listed in several years)
      Source: Hopewell Methodist Church, Glennville, Georgia
      Membership lists and Quarterly Minutes of the Hopewell Church 1816-1820
      Source: The Steward?s Register Book for The Burke Circuit & The Ohoopee Circuit
      Lists Meeting at Whittingtons Schoolhouse 1821-1822
      Source: Earliest Land Grants of Tattnall County Georgia 1803-1822 Compilied by Joseph E. Spann, Jr. 1989 (numerous other land transactions)
      Burrell G. Whittington and his sons William and Burrell Jr. purchase land on Watermellon Creek in Tattnall County
      Source: Index to The Headright and Bounty Grants of Georgia 1756-1909 Revised Edition edited by The Rev. Silas Emmett Lucas, Jr.
      Lists Burrell G Whittington (also calls him Nurwell) and William 1815-1821
      Source: Early Court Records of Pulaski County, Georgia 1809-1825 by Lee G. Barrow
      Page 74 December 13, 1806 Granted Citation to BURREL WHITTINGTON for Letters of Ad. On estate of WINNEFRED LOVE.
      Source:  Index to U.S. census of Georgia for 1820
      Source: Actual copy of Liberty County/Ft Stewart census for 1820
      Burrell age 45 and up (he was 63)
      wife age 26 and under 45
      daughter age 10-16 (Nancy K was 14)
      daughter age 5-10 unknown
      Source: Georgia Marriages 1811 through 1820 Heritage Papers, Danielsville, GA 30633
      Burrell Whittington married Nancy Wells 12/25/1811 Tattnall Cty, Georgia (source 99)
      William Whittington married Mary Strickland 4/19/1815 LibertyCty,Georgia
      Bk. Y, pg. 596, Tattnall Co., Ga.
      Known all men by these present that I, Burrel Whittington, for and in consideration of the sum of one hundred and seven dollars to me in hand paid by Jesse Standley, the receipt whereof, I do hereby acknowledge, have bargained, sold, and delivered, and by these present do bargain, sell, and deliver unto the said Jesse Standley All that tract or parcel of land containing two hundred and fifty acres, situated, lying and being in the County of Tattnall, having such shape, form and marks as appears by a plat of the same. To have and to hold the aforesaid bargained premises unto the said Jesse Standley, his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns forever. And I, the said Burrel Whittington, for myself, my executors, and administrators, shall and will warrant and defend the same against all persons, unto the said Jesse Standley, his executors, administrators and assigns, by these present.
      In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 14th February, 1827, in presence of
      John F.Delbos
      Thos. Southwell -- Burrel Whittington
      Georgia, Tattnall Co.
      Before me H. Strickland personally appeared before me Thomas Southwell who saith on his oath that he saw Burrell Whittington sign, seal and deliver the within deed to Jesse Standley for the purpose therein mentioned, and he DEPONENT subscribed the same as witness and saw John Delbos do so likewise. Sworn to and subscribed before me this 8th day of September 1827.
      N. Strickland, JP  --  Thomas Southwell
      Recorded Nov. 9th, 1911
      N.J. Brewton, Clerk
    Person ID I55570  mykindred
    Last Modified Aug 7, 2018 

    Father Edward Whittington,   b. circa 1726,   d.
    Mother Penelope Green,   b. circa 1725,   d. Bef Oct 05, 1773, ? South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Married circa 1747  Albemarle county, Va ? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Information on their children from Albemarle church records and the source below.
      From: "Births, Deaths and Sponsors 1717-1778 from The Albemarle Parish Register of Surry and Sussex Counties, Virginia" by John Bennett Boddie, (c) 1958.
      Page 150:  Edward and Penelope Whittington
      Jane, 4/13/47, Nath'l. Hood, Sarah Hood, Eliz. Johnson
      Penelope, 3/12/54, Wm. Green, Mary Farrington, Mary Green
      Burwell Green, 1/26/57, John Wellborn Jr., Joseph Richardson, Mary Rollins
    Family ID F2431  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Nancy Kennady,   d.
    Married circa 1788 
     1. Burwell Green Whittington,   b. 1787, Marlboro county, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1860 and 1870, Washington parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +2. Rev. William Kennady Whittington,   b. Aug 20, 1789, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 29, 1845, Jackson county, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Family ID F19616  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Tishey (Letitia?) Love,   d.
    Married 1805  Tattnall county, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
     1. Nancy K. Whittington,   b. Dec 02, 1806, Tattnall county, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 29, 1881, Tattnall county, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Family ID F48208  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S991] Genealogical Abstracts from Reported Deaths, the Southwestern Christian Advocate, p. 61.
      September 19, 1845
      Reverend WILLIAM H. WHITTINGTON son of Burwell and Nancy Kenaday Whittington, born S.C., August 20, 1789; moved with parents to Ga.; married in 1815; Methodist preacher. Died Jackson Co., Miss., July 29, 1845.

    2. [S2642] Gedcom - Brunelle, Beverly.

    3. [S195] Births, Deaths & Sponsors 1717-1778 from the Albem.