Alexander Thom Burness1

#5411, b. 14 September 1867, d. 3 January 1872
     Alexander Thom Burness was born on 14 September 1867 in Kingswells, Newhills, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of James Burness and Jane Smith.1,2 He died on 3 January 1872 in at sea at age 4.3
     Alexander Burness (son, age 3) was enumerated in the census on 3 April 1871 in Dales of Invernettie, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of James Burness.2

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. 1871 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  3. Passenger List of the "England".

George McDonald Burness1

#5412, b. 24 June 1871, d. 15 February 1872
     George McDonald Burness was born on 24 June 1871 in Dales of Invernethie, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of James Burness and Jane Smith.1 He died on 15 February 1872 in at sea.2

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. Passenger List of the "England".

James Burness1

#5413, b. 1 May 1873, d. 29 December 1883
     James Burness was born on 1 May 1873 in Shiels, Garvock, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of James Burness and Elizabeth Thomson.2,1,3 He died on 29 December 1883 in Paper Mill Lake, Brechin, Angus, Scotland, at age 10.2
     James Burness (son, age 7) was enumerated in the census on 4 April 1881 in 7 Castle Street, Brechin, Angus, Scotland, in the household of Elizabeth Thomson or Burness.3

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. 1881 Scottish Census, Angus.

Elizabeth Thomson1

#5414, b. 16 November 1849, d. 2 February 1926
     Elizabeth Thomson was born on 16 November 1849 in Balmain, Fettercairn, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 She married James Burness, son of George Burness and Jean Barnett, on 8 June 1872 in Feus of Caldhame, Montrose, Angus, Scotland.2,3 She died on 2 February 1926 in 3 Nursery Lane, Brechin, Angus, Scotland, at age 76.2
     Elizabeth Thomson or Burness was enumerated in the census on 4 April 1881 in 7 Castle Street, Brechin, Angus, Scotland, as a linen weaver, age 31 with James Burness and Elizabeth Burness in her household.4
     Elizabeth Burness was enumerated in the census on 5 April 1891 in 31 Bridge Street, Brechin, Angus, Scotland, as a factory worker and widow age 41.5
     Elizabeth Burness was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1901 in 31 Bridge Street, Brechin, Angus, Scotland, as a linen powerloom weaver and widow age 51 with Elizabeth Burness in her household.6
     Elizabeth Burness was enumerated in the census on 2 April 1911 in 3 Nursery Lane, Brechin, Angus, Scotland, as a linen weaver, age 61, with Lizzie Burness in her household.7

Children of Elizabeth Thomson and James Burness

Citations

  1. OPR Fettercairn.
  2. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. Carole Wilson, "Scottish GRO Marriage Transcriptions."
  4. 1881 Scottish Census, Angus.
  5. 1891 Scottish Census, Angus.
  6. 1901 Scottish Census, Angus.
  7. 1911 Scottish Census, Angus.
  8. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.

Andrew Burness

#5416, b. 24 November 1807
     Andrew Burness was born on 24 November 1807 in Montrose, Angus, Scotland.1 He was the son of James Burness and Isobell Urquhart.1

Citations

  1. OPR Montrose.

Isobell Urquhart

#5417, b. circa 1781
     Isobell Urquhart is estimated to have been born circa 1781. She married James Burness on 25 May 1806 in Montrose, Angus, Scotland.1

Child of Isobell Urquhart and James Burness

Citations

  1. OPR Montrose.

James Burness

#5418, b. circa 1776
     James Burness is estimated to have been born circa 1776 in Scotland. He married Isobell Urquhart on 25 May 1806 in Montrose, Angus, Scotland.1

Child of James Burness and Isobell Urquhart

Citations

  1. OPR Montrose.

Jannet Burness

#5419, b. December 1749
     Jannet Burness was born in December 1749 in Borrowfield, Montrose, Angus, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of James Burness and Jean Walker.1 She was baptized on 31 December 1749 in Montrose, Angus, Scotland.1

Citations

  1. OPR Montrose.