The following is the Bible Record of Porter Burroughs . The Bible
presently in the possession of Frank Burroughs of Seneca Falls N.Y.
and his brother Icabod are buried in the old Otisco cemetery. They came
to Otisco from Plainfield, MA around 1800. The record begins with
grandfather and grandmother and ends with his children.
Here it is as written:
Simon Burroughs died Aug. 12, 1799
His wife Lydia Porter March 26, 1781
Children of Simon & Lydia Burroughs were, Sallie
wife of Zenus Field, Simon, Aaron, David, John.
John Burroughs born Apr 30th 1748. Married Sarah
Rogers Apr 21, 1768. Died March 21, 1821.
Sarah Rogers Burroughs died Feb 4th, 1814.
Children of John & Sarah Burroughs were.
Porter born June 8th 1771. died Dec 10, 1841.
Ichaold Feb 12th, 1772. died Sept. 14th, 1831
Priscilla Oct 30th 1773. Mrs Robinson.
Lydia (date not readable). Mrs. Warner.
Sallie June 21st, 1777. Mrs Barton
Katherine Sept 4th, 1781. Mrs John Joy.
Rhoda Nov 6th. 1783. Mrs Lemuel Ellis.
Polly Oct 29th 1786. Mrs. David Burroughs
John Dec 24th 1788. Died Aug 7th 1794.
Porter married Abigal Hawes, daughter of Samuel
& Rachel Darlina Hawes. Abigal Hawes born Aug 6, 1775
died July 28th 1843. Children of Porter & Abigail Burroughs
were Bela born May 16th 1796
Harvey Jan 4th 1798
Ira Dec 24th 1799
Loren Dec 7th 1801
Samuel Sept 23,1803
Lydia Feb 9th . 1806
Selah Aug 20th 1810
Sarah Feb 20th 1813
Lodenia Aug 5th 1819.
This completes the record. Anyone interested can contact me at Victor Burroughs
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11 January 1998