Burnet, Eleazar a Presbyterian minister, graduated at Princeton College in 1799. He was licensed by the presbytery of New York in 1804; was ordained and installed at Newburgh Nov. 20,1805; and died at New Brunswick, N. J., Nov. 22, 1806. Mr. Burnet was distinguished for a quiet, amiable, and devout spirit. See Sprague, Annals of the Amer. Pulpit, iv, 396; Alexander, Princeton College in the 18th Century.