Burt, Edmund a Congregational minister, was born at Longmeadow, Mass., Nov. 11, 1803. He completed the course in the theological seminary at Gilmanton, N. H., in 1839, and two years after was ordained over the churches of Franconia and Bethlehem. He subsequently labored at Deering; Newfield, Boothbay, Gilead, Me.; Gorham, N. H.; and Stewartstown, Vt. His work was mostly missionary. He died at Gorham, July 14, 1864. Mr. Burt was a careful student of the Bible, and a faithful, instructive, and logical preacher. See Cong. Quarterly, 1864, p. 382.