Elizabeth Lindsay Burness

#6611, b. 23 August 1865, d. 9 February 1924
     Elizabeth Lindsay Burness was born on 23 August 1865 in 24 Dublin Street, Edinburgh, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of William Burness and Marguerite Dickson.1,2,3 She married Bradford Colt De Wolf, son of Francis Eugene De Wolf and Isabella de Wolf Colt, on 14 December 1893 in Register Office, Pancras, London, England.2,4 She died on 9 February 1924 in Rhode Island, USA, at age 58.5

Children of Elizabeth Lindsay Burness and Bradford Colt De Wolf

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. Marriage Registration, General Register Office.
  3. 1871 Scottish Census, Midlothian.
  4. New England Families: Genealogical and Memorial.
  5. Ancestry.com, Rhode Island Deaths 1630-1930.
  6. Ancestry.com, United States Passport Applications 1795-1925.
  7. Ancestry.com, Rhode Island Births 1636-1930.

Marguerite Dickson1

#6612, b. circa 1843, d. 19 August 1897
     Marguerite Dickson was born circa 1843 in Dunkirk, France.2,3 She was the daughter of David Dickson and Elizabeth Lindsay.2,1 She married William Burness, son of Robert Burness and Isabella Burnet, on 5 October 1864 in Clocksbriggs, Forfar, Angus, Scotland.2,4,5,1 She died on 19 August 1897 in 40 Rue Blanche, Brussels, Belgium.1

Children of Marguerite Dickson and William Burness

Citations

  1. Lawrence Ruxton Burness, Burness BMD Database.
  2. Marriage Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. 1871 Scottish Census, Midlothian.
  4. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  5. Ancestry.com, England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations).
  6. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  7. 1881 Scottish Census, Midlothian.

William Dickson Burness1

#6613, b. 12 January 1869, d. 22 May 1923
     William Dickson Burness was born on 12 January 1869 in 16 East Claremont Street, Edinburgh, Scotland.2 He was the son of William Burness and Marguerite Dickson.2,3 He died on 22 May 1923 in at sea at age 54.4,5

Citations

  1. 1881 English Census Index.
  2. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. 1871 Scottish Census, Midlothian.
  4. Ancestry.com, England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations).
  5. Lawrence Ruxton Burness Correspondence.

Marguerite Isabelle Burness1

#6614, b. 10 June 1874, d. 21 April 1926
     Marguerite Isabelle Burness was born on 10 June 1874 in 16 East Claremont Street, Edinburgh, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of William Burness and Marguerite Dickson.1,2 She married Wallace Newton Gill, son of Wallace Gill and Katherine Harwar, on 14 March 1902 in Dibrugarh, Assam, India.3 She died on 21 April 1926 in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, at age 51.4,5

Child of Marguerite Isabelle Burness and Wallace Newton Gill

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. 1881 Scottish Census, Midlothian.
  3. Marriage Registration, unknown repository.
  4. Angus Monumental Inscriptions (Pre-1855).
  5. General Register Office, England Death Index 1837-1915.
  6. Timothy Gill, e-mail to John George Burness.

Catherine Burness

#6619, b. 5 September 1803, d. 20 December 1871
     Catherine Burness was baptized on 5 September 1803 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of William Burness and Elizabeth Duncan.1,2 She married Alexander Farquhar, son of Alexander Farquhar and Jane Allan, on 18 February 1831 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.1,3 She died on 20 December 1871 in 61 High Street, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland, at age 68.2

Children of Catherine Burness and Alexander Farquhar

Citations

  1. IGI.
  2. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  4. 1841 Scottish Census, Angus.

Elizabeth Duncan1

#6620, b. circa 1777
     Elizabeth Duncan is estimated to have been born circa 1777. She married William Burness, son of Robert Burness and Margaret Alexander, on 26 November 1802 in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.1

Children of Elizabeth Duncan and William Burness

Citations

  1. IGI.
  2. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.