Zilphia Wellard Sydney1

#16811, b. circa 1884
     Zilphia Wellard Sydney was born circa 1884 in Pennsylvania, USA.2 She was the daughter of Alfred Sydney and Kate F. (?)3,4 She married Frederick A. Burness, son of Owen Jones Wister Burness and Clara Thorp, on 14 April 1909 in Grace Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.1,5

Children of Zilphia Wellard Sydney and Frederick Atherstone Burness

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania and New Jersey Church and Town Records, 1708-1985.
  2. 1910 US Census, Pennsylvania.
  3. 1920 US Census, Pennsylvania.
  4. 1900 US Census, Pennsylvania.
  5. FamilySearch, Philadelphia Marriage Indexes 1885-1951.
  6. 1930 US Census, Pennsylvania.

Frederick Atherstone Burness1

#16813, b. 19 February 1910, d. 22 April 1943
     Frederick Atherstone Burness was born on 19 February 1910 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.2,1 He was the son of Frederick Atherstone Burness and Zilphia Wellard Sydney.1,2,3,4,5 He married Virginia Carter Fisher, daughter of Arthur Huxtim Fisher and Sarah Waters, on 19 May 1942 in Grace Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.1 He died on 22 April 1943 in New Guinea at age 33.6

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania and New Jersey Church and Town Records, 1708-1985.
  2. 1910 US Census, Pennsylvania.
  3. 1920 US Census, Pennsylvania.
  4. 1930 US Census, Pennsylvania.
  5. 1940 US Census, Pennsylvania.
  6. Ancestry.com, World War II Veterans Interred Overseas.

Josephine McDonald1

#16814

Citations

  1. Henry Levering Burness, e-mail to John Burness.

Kathryn Sydney Burness1

#16815
     Kathryn Sydney Burness was the daughter of Frederick Atherstone Burness and Zilphia Wellard Sydney.1,2,3,4

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania and New Jersey Church and Town Records, 1708-1985.
  2. 1920 US Census, Pennsylvania.
  3. 1930 US Census, Pennsylvania.
  4. 1940 US Census, Pennsylvania.

Mary Cassard Baker1

#16817, b. 1 March 1890, d. December 1986
     Mary Cassard Baker was born on 1 March 1890 in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, USA.2,1 She was the daughter of Henry S. Baker and Alice C. (?)3,4 She married Percy Thorpe Burness, son of Owen Jones Wister Burness and Clara Thorp, on 24 January 1911 in Washington, D.C., USA.5 She died in December 1986 in Washington, D.C., USA, at age 96.6

Citations

  1. Social Security Application.
  2. 1920 US Census, Pennsylvania.
  3. Washington Post, Washington, DC.
  4. 1910 US Census, District of Columbia.
  5. FamilySearch, District of Columbia Marriages, 1811-1950.
  6. SSDI.

Elizabeth (?)1

#16820, b. circa 1890
     Elizabeth (?) was born circa 1890 in Illinois, USA.1 She married Alexander Louis Burness, son of Francis Burness and Elizabeth Finn, circa 1916.1,2

Child of Elizabeth (?) and Alexander Louis Burness

Citations

  1. 1920 US Census, Nebraska.
  2. 1930 US Census, Illinois.
  3. 1940 US Census, California.