Clara Edith Lawrence1

#761, b. circa 1874, d. 12 April 1942
     Clara Edith Lawrence was born circa 1874 in Ramsgate, Kent, England.1,2,3 She married Gerald Middleton Burness, son of James Alexander Burness and Eliza Maria Gordon Bogue, on 26 June 1895 in Islington, London, England.1 She died on 12 April 1942 in Arcadia Nursing Home, Pretoria, Transvaal, South Africa.3
     Constance Burness was enumerated in the census on 2 April 1911 in 8 St Augustines Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England, age 34, with Rona Burness, Ina Burness, James Burness and Gerald Burness in her household. She had been married 16 years with 4 children (all living.)4
     Mrs. Burness (lady) was listed as a relative traveling with G. Burness aboard SS Tainui which departed from London on 30 October 1895 bound for Wellington, New Zealand.5 Mrs. C. E. Burness (age 52) was listed as a passenger aboard SS Llandovery Catle which departed on 5 May 1927 from London bound for Cape Town, South Africa.5 Mrs. C. E. Burness (age 56) was listed as a passenger aboard SS Arundel Castle which departed on 7 November 1930 from Southampton bound for Cape Town, South Africa.5 Constance Burness (age 62) was listed as a passenger aboard SS Lochmonar which departed on 13 April 1937 from London bound for Los Angeles, California, USA.5 Mrs. C. E. Burness (age 63) was listed as a passenger aboard SS Windsor Castle which departed on 3 June 1938 from Southampton bound for Cape Town, South Africa.5

Children of Clara Edith Lawrence and Gerald Middleton Burness

Citations

  1. Marriage Registration, General Register Office, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  2. Birth Registration, New Zealand Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  3. Death Notice, National Archives, Republic of South Africa, transcribed by: Marietta van Zyl.
  4. 1911 English Census, Bedfordshire.
  5. British Out-Going Passengers 1890-1960.
  6. Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
  7. Birth Registration, General Register Office, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  8. Death Registration, National Archives, Republic of South Africa, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.

Rona Connell Gordon Burness1

#762, b. 2 July 1896, d. 24 September 1940
     Rona Connell Gordon Burness was born on 2 July 1896 in Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand.1 She was the daughter of Gerald Middleton Burness and Clara Edith Lawrence.1,2,3 She died on 24 September 1940 in 12 Trebovir Road, Earl's Court, London, England, at age 44.2,4
     Rona Burness (daughter, age 14) was enumerated in the census on 2 April 1911 in 8 St Augustines Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England, in the household of Constance Burness.3
     Rona Burness (nurse, age 28) was listed as a passenger aboard SS Rawalpindi which departed on 27 November 1925 from London bound for Port Said, Egypt.5

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, New Zealand Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  2. Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
  3. 1911 English Census, Bedfordshire.
  4. The Times, London, England.
  5. British Out-Going Passengers 1890-1960.

Constance Ina Miriam Burness1

#763, b. 9 February 1899
     Constance Ina Miriam Burness was born on 9 February 1899 in Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand.1 She was the daughter of Gerald Middleton Burness and Clara Edith Lawrence.1,2
     Ina Burness (daughter, age 12) was enumerated in the census on 2 April 1911 in 8 St Augustines Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England, in the household of Constance Burness.2

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, New Zealand Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  2. 1911 English Census, Bedfordshire.

James Huia George Burness1

#764, b. 30 December 1903, d. circa 1971
     James Huia George Burness was born on 30 December 1903 in 1 Guiball Road, Eltham, London, England.1 He was the son of Gerald Middleton Burness and Clara Edith Lawrence.1,2 He married Lucy Joan Harding.3 He died circa 1971 in South Africa.3
     James Burness (son, age 7) was enumerated in the census on 2 April 1911 in 8 St Augustines Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England, in the household of Constance Burness.2
     J. H. G. Burness (farmer, age 21) was listed as a passenger aboard SS Armandale Castle which departed on 30 January 1925 from Southampton bound for Cape Town, South Africa. He was accompanied by G. A. Burness.4 J. H. G. Burness (farmer, age 41) was listed as a passenger aboard SS Carnarvon Castle which departed on 22 February 1946 from Southampton bound for Cape Town, South Africa. He was accompanied by Mrs. Burness.4

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  2. 1911 English Census, Bedfordshire.
  3. Republic of South Africa Archives Index.
  4. British Out-Going Passengers 1890-1960.
  5. Genealogy.com (Harding/Clive Family Tree: Susan Jane Boniface).

Gerald Alexander Frederick Burness1

#765, b. 18 July 1906, d. 19 November 1935
     Gerald Alexander Frederick Burness was born on 18 July 1906 in Chesleigh, 21 Brackley Road, Beckenham, Kent, England.1 He was the son of Gerald Middleton Burness and Clara Edith Lawrence.1,2,3 He died on 19 November 1935 in Stuart Estates, Debeati, Bechuanaland, at age 29.2,4
     Gerald Burness (son, age 4) was enumerated in the census on 2 April 1911 in 8 St Augustines Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England, in the household of Constance Burness.3
     G. A. Burness (farmer, age 18) was listed as a relative traveling with J. H. G. Burness aboard SS Armandale Castle which departed from Southampton on 30 January 1925 bound for Cape Town, South Africa.5

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  2. Death Registration, National Archives, Republic of South Africa, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  3. 1911 English Census, Bedfordshire.
  4. Republic of South Africa Archives Index.
  5. British Out-Going Passengers 1890-1960.

Lucy Joan Harding

#766, b. circa 1907
     Lucy Joan Harding was born circa 1907.1 She married James Huia George Burness, son of Gerald Middleton Burness and Clara Edith Lawrence.2
     Mrs. Burness (age 38) was listed as a relative traveling with J. H. G. Burness aboard SS Carnarvon Castle which departed from Southampton on 22 February 1946 bound for Cape Town, South Africa.1

Citations

  1. British Out-Going Passengers 1890-1960.
  2. Republic of South Africa Archives Index.
  3. Birth Registration, General Register Office, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  4. Genealogy.com (Harding/Clive Family Tree: Susan Jane Boniface).

Monica Constance Burness1

#767
     Monica Constance Burness is the daughter of James Huia George Burness and Lucy Joan Harding.1

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  2. Genealogy.com (Harding/Clive Family Tree: Susan Jane Boniface).

James Gerald Archer Burness1

#768
     James Gerald Archer Burness is the son of James Huia George Burness and Lucy Joan Harding.1

Children of James Gerald Archer Burness and Fiona Rodell

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  2. Genealogy.com (Harding/Clive Family Tree: Susan Jane Boniface).

Constance Joan Burness1

#769
     Constance Joan Burness is the daughter of James Huia George Burness and Lucy Joan Harding.1

Children of Constance Joan Burness and Bryan Taylor

Citations

  1. Genealogy.com (Harding/Clive Family Tree: Susan Jane Boniface).

Arthur Charles Rothery Nutt1

#770, b. 1873, d. 21 June 1946
     Arthur Charles Rothery Nutt was born in 1873 in Kensington, London, England.2,3 He married Constance Helen Burness, daughter of James Alexander Burness and Eliza Maria Gordon Bogue, on 19 August 1896 in All Saint's Church, Blackheath, London, England.1,4 He died on 21 June 1946 in Victoria Cottage Hospital, Wimborne, Dorset, England.5,6
     Arthur C. R. Nutt was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1901 in Chatfields, Farnborough, Hampshire, England, as a Captain in the Royal Field Artillery, age 28 with Constance H. B. Nutt and Walter G. R. Nutt in his household.2

Children of Arthur Charles Rothery Nutt and Constance Helen Burness

Citations

  1. Marriage Registration, General Register Office.
  2. 1901 English Census, Hampshire.
  3. General Register Office, England Birth Index 1837-1915.
  4. The Times, London, England.
  5. Ancestry.com, England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations).
  6. General Register Office, England Death Index 1916-2007.
  7. 1911 English Census, Sufolk.