William Burness1

#6723, b. 22 December 1753
     William Burness was baptized on 22 December 1753 in Ruist, Marykirk, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of William Burness and Jean Straton.1

Citations

  1. OPR Marykirk.

Janet Burness

#6724, b. 30 March 1809
     Janet Burness was born on 30 March 1809 in Bervie, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of William Burness and Jean Sutherland.1 She died before 1855.2
     Jessie Burness was enumerated in the census on 6 June 1841 in Corhhill, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, as a female servant, age 39.3

Citations

  1. OPR Bervie.
  2. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. 1841 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.

Margaret Gilchrist Burness1

#6730, b. 13 December 1818, d. 19 June 1884
     Margaret Gilchrist Burness was born on 13 December 1818 in Bervie, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of William Burness and Jean Sutherland.1,2,3,4,5 She died on 19 June 1884 in New Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland, at age 65.2
     Margaret Burness (age 20) was enumerated in the census on 6 June 1841 in High Street, Montrose, Angus, Scotland, in the household of William Burness.5 Margaret G. Burness (daughter, age 32) was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1851 in 47½ High Street, Montrose, Angus, Scotland, in the household of William Burness. She was a vest maker.3 Mary G. Burness (daughter, age 36) was enumerated in the census on 8 April 1861 in 48 High Street, Montrose, Angus, Scotland, in the household of William Burness. She was a tailor.4 Margaret Burness (sister-in-law, age 51) was enumerated in the census on 3 April 1871 in 31 Evan Street, Stonehaven, Kincardineshire, Scotland, in the household of James Strachan. She was a housekeeper.6
     Margaret G. Burness was enumerated in the census on 4 April 1881 in 15 Buchanan Street, Leith, Midlothian, Scotland, as a tailoress, age 62 with Henry Burness in her household.7

Citations

  1. OPR Bervie.
  2. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. 1851 Scottish Census, Angus.
  4. 1861 Scottish Census, Angus.
  5. 1841 Scottish Census, Angus.
  6. 1871 Scottish Census, Kincardineshire.
  7. 1881 Scottish Census, Midlothian.