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Schenectady Map 1750

Milton Burright (1815-1905)

Milton Burright was a born in New York state to Cornelius Burright and Olive Messenger. Part of an old and well established American lineage he lived a long and successful life ending his days...

First Court House In Van Wert County Ohio where counties first murder trial was held

Burright’s Role In 1840 Murder Trial

We know where Orrin Burright and his brother Ashbell [Asabel] were in 1840. According to ‘The History of Van Wert County’ they were members of the Indicting Jury, in the first murder trial in...