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Marc Bourdin was born in Bourdeaux, France in 1642. He married Rachel Bouchet . She was born in Bordeaux in the year 1640. They had a child, Samuel.

Samuel Bourdin was born in 1658.  Samuel was apprenticed by his father to a master smith and jeweler in 1673. He married Martha Charmeau on 2 May 1682 in Beglar Temple, Bordaux, France . Martha's parents were Pierre Charmeau, born about 1634 and Rachel Roy, born about 1636.  Samuel and Martha had two children, Richard and Pierre.

Richard Burdyne was born about 1685 in France. He apparently changed his name upon arriving in Culpepper County,  Virginia. Records indicate he  married Catherine Tanner, before 1740.  Catherine's parents were Robert Tanner, born about 1685 in Germany and Mary ___.  Robert Tanner died after 1739 in Orange County, Virginia. There is no further information about his wife, Mary at this time.  Richard and Catherine Tanner Burdyne had six children: Barbara, Reginald, Samuel, Nathaniel, Hannah, John, and Susannah.  Richard Burdyne died in Culpepper, County, Virginia on 15 October 1761 Catherine Tanner Burdyne was born in 1715, in Spotsylvania Co., Virginia. Date of her death is not known.

Barbara Burdyne was born in 1730 in Madison, Culpepper County, Virginia.  She married John Gresham about 1746 in Virginia For more information, about this line see: Gresham genealogy.

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