Douglas Anderson Family Genealogy:Information about Abel Burton
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Abel BurtonAbel Burton (son of Abraham Burton II and Mary Bevill).He married Ann Cousins.
Notes for Abel Burton:
Abel Burton bought 125 acres next to his father from Daniel Coleman in June 1757 and 175 acres from his brother Robert one year later.[Amelia Co. Deed Bk. 6, p. 59; Amelia Co. Deed Bk. 6, p. 398]Abel married Ann Cousins and was living in Amelia County in 1782 with a family of seven with eight blacks.[Heads of Families at the First Census 1790, Virginia, p. and col. 13B]In 1788 he bought 43½ acres from Archer Cheatham,[Unrecorded Deeds and Other Documents - Amelia County, Virginia - 1750-1902 (McConnaughey), p. 14]and was still in Amelia County in 1800.[''Amelia County, Virginia, 1800 Tax List,'' The Virginia Genealogist, vol. 5, p. 19]
Children of Abel Burton and Ann Cousins are:
- +Frances Burton.