Elizabeth Watson Burness1

#10541, b. 3 February 1846, d. 6 May 1885
     Elizabeth Watson Burness was born on 3 February 1846 in Wiston and Roberton, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of David Burness and Janet Phillip.1,2,3 She was baptized on 25 February 1846 in Wiston and Roberton, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 She died on 6 May 1885 in Royal Lunatic Asylum, Dundee, Angus, Scotland, at age 39.2
     Elizabeth Burness (daughter, age 5) was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1851 in Wiston Manse, Wiston and Roberton, Lanarkshire, Scotland, in the household of David Burness.3 Elizabeth W. Burness (granddaughter, age 15) was enumerated in the census on 8 April 1861 in Cliff House, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland, in the household of Elizabeth Watson.4 Elizabeth W. Burness (granddaughter, age 25) was enumerated in the census on 3 April 1871 in Cliff House, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland, in the household of Elizabeth Phillip.5
     Elizabeth Watson Burness was enumerated in the census on 4 April 1881 in Royal Lunatic Asylum, Dundee, Angus, Scotland, as a patient and clergyman's daughter, age 34.6

Citations

  1. OPR Wiston.
  2. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. 1851 Scottish Census, Lanarkshire.
  4. 1861 Scottish Census, Angus.
  5. 1871 Scottish Census, Angus.
  6. 1881 Scottish Census, Angus.

John Burness1

#10542, b. circa 1863, d. 30 July 1865
     John Burness was born circa 1863 in Canada West.2 He was the son of William Burness and Agnes Smith.1 He died on 30 July 1865 in 38 Fleuchan Craig, Dundee, Angus, Scotland.1

Citations

  1. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. Carole Wilson, "Scottish GRO Death Transcriptions."

Margaret Coutts1

#10543, b. 4 January 1820, d. 31 August 1899
     Margaret Coutts was born on 4 January 1820 in Little Fishies, Kinneff, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 She was baptized on 2 February 1820 in Kinneff, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 She married William Blacklaws on 29 March 1851 in Dunnottar, Kincardineshire, Scotland.2,3 She died on 31 August 1899 in East Croalstack, Dunnottar, Kincardineshire, Scotland, at age 79.3
     Margaret Coutts (daughter, age 31) was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1851 in Lerssits Bank, Dunnottar, Kincardineshire, Scotland, in the household of Margaret Coutts. She was a dressmaker.4

Child of Margaret Coutts and John Burness

Citations

  1. OPR Kinneff and Catterline.
  2. OPR Dunnottar.
  3. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  4. 1851 Scottish Census, Kincardineshire.

John Burness1

#10544, b. circa 1845, d. 13 May 1867
     John Burness was born circa 1845 in Dunnottar, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of John Burness and Margaret Coutts.1,2 He died on 13 May 1867 in Bisset's Bank, Dunnottar, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1
     John Burness (grandson, age 5) was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1851 in Lerssits Bank, Dunnottar, Kincardineshire, Scotland, in the household of Margaret Coutts.2
     John Burness was enumerated in the census on 8 April 1861 in Kinneff, Kincardineshire, Scotland, as an apprentice carpenter, age 16.3

Citations

  1. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. 1851 Scottish Census, Kincardineshire.
  3. 1861 Scottish Census, Kincardineshire.

John Cunningham1

#10548, b. circa 1853
     John Cunningham was born circa 1853 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Peter Cunningham and Ann Watson Burness.1
     John Cunningham (grandson, age 8) was enumerated in the census on 8 April 1861 in High Street, Stonehaven, Kincardineshire, Scotland, in the household of John Burness.2

Citations

  1. Carole Wilson, "Scottish GRO Death Transcriptions."
  2. 1861 Scottish Census, Kincardineshire.

John Burness1

#10549, b. circa 1765
     John Burness is estimated to have been born circa 1765 in Scotland. He married Joyce Todd.1

Children of John Burness and Joyce Todd

Citations

  1. Carole Wilson, "Scottish GRO Death Transcriptions."
  2. ScotlandsPeople, National Records of Scotland Index.
  3. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.

Joyce Todd1,2

#10550, b. 19 January 1765
     Joyce Todd was baptized on 19 January 1765 in Brae of Fasque, Fettercairn, Kincardineshire, Scotland.2 She married John Burness.1

Children of Joyce Todd and John Burness

Citations

  1. Carole Wilson, "Scottish GRO Death Transcriptions."
  2. OPR Fettercairn.
  3. ScotlandsPeople, National Records of Scotland Index.
  4. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.