Barker Burnell Edit Profile
Massachusetts General Court
Massachusetts Constitutional convention of 1820
Burnell served as delegate to the in 1840. Burnell was elected as a Whig to the Twenty-seventh and Twenty-eighth Congresses and served from March 4, 1841, until his death in Washington, D.C., June 15, 1843. He was interred in Congressional Cemetery.
Burnell was re-interred in Prospect Hill Cemetery, Nantucket, Massachusetts, in 1844.
Burnell served as member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 1821-1822, and as a member of the Massachusetts Senate in 1823, from 1825 to 1833, and in 1838. Burnell was a member of the Massachusetts constitutional convention of 1820.