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Burwell School Students

The People of the Burwell School Digital Archive and Research Project made possible the creation of this online research site, which allows access to research on the over 200 young women who attended classes at the Burwell School. Below is an alphabetical list of these young women. Each link leads to a page where the research on each student is presented.


Anna Henrietta Alston; Eugenia Alston; Lavinia M. Alston; Sally Alston; Fannie J. Amis; Rosa Amis; Ann Eliza Ashe; Annie Ruffin Ashe; Maria N. Ashe; Sarah Sitgreaves Attmore


Emily Rowena Bell; Jane Williamette Bell; Julia Benners; Elizabeth Ann Berry; Josephine Berry; Rosanna Berry; Sally Bridges; Virginia Bridges; Harriet L. Brooks; Sallie Faulkner Brooks; Charlotte Ann Brown; Elizabeth Commilla Brown; Laura H. Brown; Mary Louisa Bunting; Sally Bunting; Anna Robertson Burwell; Frances Armistead Burwell; Mary Susan Burwell


Annie Ruffin Cameron; Bettie Morton Carrington; Catharine Chapman; Mary Snead Chapman; Elizabeth Coit; Martha Coit; Harriotte Middleton Gillespie Cole; Lavinia Ellis Cole; Emily Eliza Cooley; Mary Cain Cooley; Caroline E. Cowan; Martha Jane Craig


Anna Davis; [Unknown] Davis; [Unknown] Davis; Margaret Douglas


Mary Bailey Easley


Mary Amelia Faison; Sallie E. Faison; Elizabeth Jane Matilda Faucette; Martha Faucette; Sally Faucette; Mary Ann Freeland; Virginia Ann Fuller


Victoria Garland; Anne Elizabeth Garrett; Mary L. Garrett; Frances Perry Gilchrist; Hester Maria Gilchrist; Lucy Gilchrist; Susan Blaine Gilchrist; Lizzie Glass; Sarah Grice


S. Hall; Ella Hammond; Cassandra Harrison; Hannah Hawks; Henrietta Howard Holdich; Janet Hollister; Elizabeth Ashe Holmes; Annie Holt; Frances Ann Holt; Margaret Parthenia Evelyn Hooker; C? Horner; Emily Martin Howerton; Maria Louise Howerton


Mary E. Jeffreys; Margaret Johnson; Eliza Adam Jones; Frances Iredell Jones; Mary Albertine Jones; Mary Cameron Jones; Mary Rebecca Jones; Sally Rebecca Jones; Ann Jordan; Elizabeth Jordan


Annie Ruffin Kirkland; Susan Mary Kirkland; Sarah Jane Kollock


Annette Eliza Lindsay; Mary Virginia Lindsay; Helen Cadwell Long; Margaret Taylor Long; Frances Elizabeth Lunsford; Virginia Lunsford; Elizabeth Palmer Lynch; Mary Jane Lynch


Sallie Alston Mangum; Mary Caroline McCauley; Annie McDiarmid; Catharine McDiarmid; Margaret McLester; Martha Frances Mebane; Mary Elizabeth Mebane; Jemima Haywood Middleton; Eliza North Mitchell; Barbara Maria Montgomery; Ann Moore; Julia Rebecca Moore; Mary Moore; Sophronia Moore; Bettie S. Morris; Martha Morrow; Virginia Garland Moseley; Catherine A. Murchison; Margaret Murchison; Julia Murphy; Mary Bailey Murphy; Susan Moseley Murphy


Elizabeth Simpson Nash; Emma Newkirk; L. H. Newton; Annabella Giles Norwood; Margaret Yonge Norwood; Robina Norwood; Sarah E. Nunn


Mary Owen; Sally Roberta Owen


Eliza Palmer; Jane Rebecca Parker; Maria L. Parks; Annie Blount Pearce; Mary Huske Pearce; Henrietta Martin Perkins; Margaret E. Pointer; Mary Anne Primrose


Sarah C. Ray; Susan Roberts; Mary Elizabeth Robinson; Susan Mary Ruffin


Lauretta Winifred Sanders; Sarah Elizabeth Sanders; Emma Jane Scales; Frances A. Sellers; Rosa Sellers; Margaret Shepard; Mary Shepard; Bettie Smith; Frances Elizabeth Smith; Isabella Smith; Julia J. Smith; Lou Smith; Mary Smith; Mary Ivy Smith; Rebecca Cameron Smith; Sarah Smith; Sarah Smith; Jane Speed; Nannie Taylor Speed; Rosaline Brooke Spotswood; Eliza W. Stedman; Jane Ellen Stevens; Elizabeth Stevenson


Ann Thompson


Narcissa Jane Unthank


Emily Vanderford; Isabella Brown Venable; Martha Elizabeth Venable


Charlotte Isabella Waddell; Maria "Mariah" E. Waddell; Margaret Isabella Walker; Elizabeth Ann Watkins; Lucy Baskerville Watkins; Caroline J. Watters; Anne Huske Webb; Elizabeth G. Webb; Fannie Webb; Henrietta Webb; Martha Ann Webb; Mary Webb; Mary Caroline Webb; Susan A. Webb; Elizabeth Whitted; Bell Williams; Cornelia Elizabeth Williams; Kate Williams; Martha Williams; Phi Williams; Mary Wilson; Denah McEwen Witherspoon; Mary Nash Witherspoon; Fanny Womack; Mary Woodrow; Sarah Woods; Mary J. D. Wortham


Annabella Yonge