- 1841 Scottish Census, Lanarkshire.
Children of Jane Welsh and John Johnston Burness
- Ancestry.com, Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968.
- 1851 Scottish Census, Midlothian.
- Ancestry.com, London Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1920.
- Death Registration, General Register Office, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.