Burrows, William

Burrows, William (Ward)

(1758–1805) marine officer; born in Charleston, S.C. A Revolutionary War veteran, he practiced law in Philadelphia during the 1790s and returned to service in July 1798 when President Adams named him first commandant of the newly formed Marine Corps. After overseeing the early development of the service, Burrows retired in 1804.
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Highest honors went to: Mark Allaire, Emilia Bernasconi, Gwendolyn Burke, Alicia Burrows, William Clark, Cameron Donahue, Jessica Duggan, Rylee Gillen, Hannah Goddard, Joshua Hogan, Aaron Meneses, April Mishley, Molly Owen, Stephanie Palis, Matthew Pelland, Hannah Stevenson, Isabella Susi, Ruth Thorburn, Jillian Winer, Gregory Woelki and Paul Zayka.
Highest honors went to: Mark Allaire, Tess Anderson, Emilia Bernasconi, Gwendolyn Burke, Alicia Burrows, William Clark, Cameron Donahue, Jessica Duggan, Hannah Goddard, Anthony Kennon, James Kilgo, Kayla Lawlor, Aaron Meneses, April Mishley, Molly Owen, Stephanie Palis, Matthew Pelland, Brooke Perisho, Hannah Stevenson, Taylor Tower, Gregory Woelki and Paul Zayka.
He spoke fondly of former neighbors on Pine Acre Drive: "Don and Lynn Ray, Peter and Ora Champagne, Bill Burrows, William and Kathy Seaver, Bud and Anita Bedard, Alice Anderson - they were great neighbors.
Team: Kirkland, Telfer, Burrows, Williams, Konjic, S McPhee, Delorge, G Strachan, Zuniga, Quinn, Normann.
COVENTRY - Hedman, Edworthy, Burrows, Williams, Breen, Chippo, Huckerby, Whelan, Telfer, McAllister, Froggatt.
COVENTRY: Hedman, Burrows, Williams, Shaw, Breen, Soltvedt, McAllister, Boateng, Telfer, Huckerby (Gioacchino 86), Whelan.
BOOKINGS: Coventry: Burrows, Williams, Edworthy, Boateng.
Ogrizovic, Shaw, Burrows, Williams, Nilsson, Breen, Haworth, Hall, Dublin, McAllister, Telfer.