NICHOLAS COUNTY, KENTUCKY MILITARY LEGACY

Written And Compiled By Waukesha Lowe Sammons

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NICHOLAS COUNTY, KENTUCKY SOLDIERS, SAILORS, AIRMEN, MARINES

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AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

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BURDEN

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JAMES BURDEN (1740 – 1806), AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR.
HOMETOWN:  Nicholas County, Kentucky.
DATE OF BIRTH:  8 June 1740 in Monmouth County, New Jersey.
SON OF:  Currently Unavailable.
FOURTH-GREAT-GRANDSON:  Lee Roy “Peanut” Smith (1942-2019), who married Wanda Sue Cornett.
SPOUSE:  Josephina Rose, 1st wife.  Mary Brain, second wife.
ENTERED SERVICE FROM:  New Jersey.
RANK:  Captain.
BRANCH OF SERVICE:  Militia.
COMBAT ORGANIZATION:  New Jersey and Virginia Militia, American Revolutionary War. U. S. REVOLUTIONARY WAR PENSION AND BOUNTY-LAND WARRANT APPLICATION FILES, 1800-1900:  James Burdine / Bordine.  State, New Jersey.  S2389.
DATE OF DEATH:  5 April 1806.
PLACE OF DEATH:  Nicholas County, Kentucky.
CEMETERY:  James Burden Farm Cemetery, Headquarters, Nicholas County, Kentucky.
MONUMENT:  Erected in 1962 by Sons of the American Revolution at Saltwell-Brukner Road and Morning Glory Road.  James Burden Farm Monument, Headquarters, Nicholas County, Kentucky.
SOURCES:  Descendants of James Burden 1740-1806 – James Whaley 1684-1750 – Henry Talbott 1745 – 1819 by Karl Rosenberg.  History of Nicholas County, Compiled and Edited by Joan Weissinger Conley, Nicholas County Historical Society, Inc., Carlisle, Kentucky 1976.  Findagrave Memorial # 133301779.
NOTE:  I placed James Burden on my ~ Combs Collins Sumner Adams Holbrook Caudill Kelley Mullins; Brashear Young Campbell Cornett Woods Dorton Asher Bowling Sizemore ~ Maternal Family Tree, that I created on Ancestry.