Elizabeth Jane Burness1

#1431, b. 30 September 1856, d. 28 January 1898
     Elizabeth Jane Burness was born on 30 September 1856 in Cotbank of Hilton, Kinneff, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of John Burness and Jessie Rankin.1,2 She died on 28 January 1898 in Christchurch, New Zealand, at age 41.3,4
     Elizabeth Burness (daughter, age 4) was enumerated in the census on 8 April 1861 in Cotbank of Hilton, Kinneff, Kincardineshire, Scotland, in the household of John Burness.2

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. 1861 Scottish Census, Kincardineshire.
  3. Research of Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  4. New Zealand Government, Historical Records Index.

Jessie Burness1

#1432, b. 31 August 1858, d. 10 July 1928
     Jessie Burness was born on 31 August 1858 in Cotbank of Hilton, Kinneff, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of John Burness and Jessie Rankin.1,2,3,4,5 She married William Wilson on 15 August 1888 in 95 Penfield Street, Glasgow, Scotland.2,3 She died on 10 July 1928 in Glensone, Kilmacolm, Renfrewshire, Scotland, at age 69.3
     Jessie Burness (daughter, age 2) was enumerated in the census on 8 April 1861 in Cotbank of Hilton, Kinneff, Kincardineshire, Scotland, in the household of John Burness.4 Jessie Burness (daughter, age 13) was enumerated in the census on 3 April 1871 in Baltic Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of John Burness.5
     Jessie Burness was enumerated in the census on 4 April 1881 in 16 Rubislaw Terrace, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, as a nurse and domestic servant, age 23, to surgeon Thomas Farquhar.6

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. Marriage Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  4. 1861 Scottish Census, Kincardineshire.
  5. 1871 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  6. 1881 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.

John Burness1

#1433, b. 25 August 1862, d. 30 June 1891
     John Burness was born on 25 August 1862 in Cotbank of Hilton, Kinneff, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of John Burness and Jessie Rankin.1,2,3 He died on 30 June 1891 in Belridge Hospital, Glasgow, Scotland, at age 28.2
     John Burness (son, age 8) was enumerated in the census on 3 April 1871 in Baltic Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of John Burness.3
     John Burness was enumerated in the census on 4 April 1881 in 18 Findlays Buildings, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, as a carter, age 18.4
     John Burness was enumerated in the census on 5 April 1891 in 159 Shamrock Street, Glasgow, Scotland, as a vanman age 27.5

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. 1871 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  4. 1881 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  5. 1891 Scottish Census, Lanarkshire.

Arthur Greig Burness1

#1434, b. 13 August 1865, d. 12 February 1890
     Arthur Greig Burness was born on 13 August 1865 in Cotbank of Hilton, Kinneff, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of John Burness and Jessie Rankin.1,2,3 He died on 12 February 1890 in Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, at age 24.2
     Arthur Burness (son, age 5) was enumerated in the census on 3 April 1871 in Baltic Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of John Burness.3
     Arthur Burness was enumerated in the census on 4 April 1881 in Charleston Road, Nigg, Kincardineshire, Scotland, as a farm servant, age 18 with KCD Nigg 1881 Census in his household.4

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. 1871 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  4. 1881 Scottish Census, Kincardineshire.

Thomas Burns1

#1435, b. 10 April 1796, d. 23 January 1871
     Thomas Burns was born on 10 April 1796 in Mossgiel, Mauchline, Ayrshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Gilbert Burns and Jean Breckenridge.1 He was baptized on 17 April 1796 in Mauchline, Ayrshire, Scotland.1 He married Clementina Grant on 4 January 1830 in Monkton, Ayrshire, Scotland.2,3,4 He died on 23 January 1871 in Bankton, London Street, Dunedin, New Zealand, at age 74.4,5
     Rev. Thomas Burns was enumerated in the census on 6 June 1841 in Monkton, Ayrshire, Scotland, as Minister of the parish, age 45 with Clementina Burns, Arthur Burns, Clementina Burns, Jane Burns and Annie Burns in his household.6
     He emigrated on 27 November 1847 from Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland.7 He immigrated on 15 April 1848 to Otago, New Zealand, with Clementina Burns, Arthur Burns, Clementina Burns, Jane Burns, Annie Burns, Frances Burns and Agnes Burns.7

Children of Thomas Burns and Clementina Grant

Citations

  1. OPR Mauchline.
  2. OPR Monkton.
  3. OPR Ballantrae.
  4. Death Registration, New Zealand Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages.
  5. North Otago Times, New Zealand.
  6. 1841 Scottish Census, Ayrshire.
  7. Dictionary of New Zealand Biography.
  8. Birth Registration, New Zealand Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages.

Isabella Burns1

#1436, b. 17 May 1809, d. 3 July 1815
     Isabella Burns was born on 17 May 1809 in Grant's Braes, Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of Gilbert Burns and Jean Breckenridge.1,2 She died on 3 July 1815 in Grant's Braes, Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland, at age 6.2 She was buried in Bolton Churchyard, Bolton, East Lothian, Scotland.2

Citations

  1. OPR Haddington.
  2. Gravestone, Bolton Churchyard, Bolton, East Lothian, Scotland.

Annie Burns Burns

#1438, b. 21 September 1830, d. 10 May 1925
     Annie Burns Burns was born on 21 September 1830 in Aligarh, India.1,2,3 She was the daughter of James Glencairn Burns and Mary Beckett.4,5 She died on 10 May 1925 in 7 Pittville Lawn, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, at age 94.6
     Annie B. Burns (niece, age 20) was enumerated in the census on 30 March 1851 in 4 Berkeley Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, in the household of William N. Burns.7 Annie B. Burns (daughter, age 30) was enumerated in the census on 8 April 1861 in 4 Berkeley Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, in the household of James G. Burns.4 Annie Burns (niece, age 40) was enumerated in the census on 3 April 1871 in 3 Berkeley Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, in the household of William Nicol Burns.8
     Annie B. Burns was enumerated in the census on 5 April 1891 in 3 Berkeley Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, living on own means, age 60 with Sarah Hutchinson in her household.9
     Annie B. Burns was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1901 in 3 Berkeley Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, living on own means, age 70 with Sarah E. M. T. Hutchinson and Margaret C. B. Hutchinson in her household.10
     Annie B. Burns was enumerated in the census on 2 April 1911 in 7 Pittville Lawn, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, as living on private means, age 80, with Margaret C. B. Hutchinson in her household.11

Citations

  1. Families in British India Society, Families in British India Society.
  2. Lawrence R. Burness, Genealogical Charts of the Family of Robert Burns.
  3. Peter J. Westwood, Robert Burns Who's Who.
  4. 1861 English Census, Gloucestershire.
  5. Rev. Charles Rogers, Genealogical Memoirs of the Family of Robert Burns and of the Scottish House of Burnes.
  6. Death Registration, General Register Office, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  7. 1851 English Census, Gloucestershire.
  8. 1871 English Census, Gloucestershire.
  9. 1891 English Census, Gloucestershire.
  10. 1901 English Census, Gloucestershire.
  11. 1911 English Census, Gloucestershire.

Margaret Constance Burns Hutchinson

#1439, b. 5 September 1860, d. 8 December 1917
     Margaret Constance Burns Hutchinson was born on 5 September 1860 in Mossgiel, Albury, New South Wales, Australia.1,2 She was the daughter of Berkeley Westropp Hutchinson and Sarah Elizabeth Maitland Tombs Burns.3,4,5 She died on 8 December 1917 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, at age 57.2,1
     Margaret Hutchinson (grandniece, age 10) was enumerated in the census on 3 April 1871 in 3 Berkeley Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, in the household of William Nicol Burns.5
     Margaret S. Hutchinson was enumerated in the census on 4 April 1881 in London Road, Newington, Kent, England, age 19, living with her uncle Thomas Hutchinson.6
     Margaret C. B. Hutchinson was enumerated in the census on 5 April 1891 in White Lackington, Somerset, England, as a visitor, age 30.7 Margaret C. B. Hutchinson (niece, age 40) was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1901 in 3 Berkeley Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, in the household of Annie B. Burns. She was an art teacher.8 Margaret C. B. Hutchinson (niece, age 50) was enumerated in the census on 2 April 1911 in 7 Pittville Lawn, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, in the household of Annie B. Burns.9

Citations

  1. Grant F. O. Smith, The Man Robert Burns.
  2. Thomas S. McCrorie. The Family Tree of Robert Burns.
  3. Death Registration, Victorian Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages.
  4. Lawrence R. Burness, Genealogical Charts of the Family of Robert Burns.
  5. 1871 English Census, Gloucestershire.
  6. 1881 English Census, Kent.
  7. 1891 English Census, Somerset.
  8. 1901 English Census, Gloucestershire.
  9. 1911 English Census, Gloucestershire.