Matthias Lindsley Burnet

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ChartsDescendants of Ellis Cook-6 Generations
Matthias Lindsley Burnet, son of Matthias Burnet and Phebe Brookfield, was born at Morristown, Morris Co., New Jersey, 26 April 1789.1,2 He died 12 February 1881,2 and was buried at Hillside Cemetery, Madison, Morris Co., New Jersey.2

Matthias married Nancy Ann Cook, daughter of Benjamin Cook and Sarah Foster.3


Nancy Ann Cook d. 12 Apr 1869
This person was last edited on9 Jun 2015


  1. [S56] First Presbyterian Church, History of the First Presbyterian Church, Morristown, N. J. Part II: The Combined Registers, from 1742 to 1885 (Morristown, New Jersey: Banner Steam Print, 1931), 2:28, further cited as First Presb. Ch., The Combined Registers.
  2. [S117] Viola E. Shaw and Barbara S. Parker, compilers, Madison, New Jersey Presbyterian Church Vital Records 1747-1900 (Madison, New Jersey: The Presbyterian Church of Madison, N.J., 1982), 49, further cited as Shaw and Parker, Madison Presbyterian Church Records.
  3. [S117] Shaw and Parker, Madison Presbyterian Church Records, 82.