Peter Saunders Burness1

#9586, b. 21 September 1859, d. 8 November 1951
     Peter Saunders Burness was born on 21 September 1859 in 1 Bakers Wynd, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.1 He was the son of Peter Saunders Burness and Mary Whitecross.1,2,3,4 He married Margaret Walker, daughter of James Walker and Mary Milne, on 10 June 1887 in 87 Brunswick Street, Edinburgh, Scotland.2,5 He married Agnes Leithead, daughter of Thomas Leithead and Isabella Gibson, on 20 December 1912 in Newbyth, Whitekirk, Haddingtonshire, Scotland.2,3 He married Euphemia Dick, daughter of William Dick and Jessie Valentine, on 14 February 1941 in Registrar's Office, Edinburgh, Scotland.2,5 He died on 8 November 1951 in Ivanlea, Polton, Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland, at age 92.3

Children of Peter Saunders Burness and Margaret Walker

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. Marriage Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  4. 1871 Scottish Census, Angus.
  5. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  6. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  7. 1891 Scottish Census, Ross and Cromarty.
  8. 1901 Scottish Census, Midlothian.

David Carr Burnes1,2

#9587, b. 28 August 1863, d. 14 April 1868
     David Carr Burnes was born on 28 August 1863 in 20 North Broadford, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.2 He was the son of Alexander Burnes and Helen Carr.1,2 He died on 14 April 1868 in 158 Hutcheon Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, at age 4.1

Citations

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

Douglas Inglis Scott Burnes1

#9588, b. 2 April 1871, d. 17 July 1930
     Douglas Inglis Scott Burnes was born on 2 April 1871 in 65 High Street, Montrose, Angus, Scotland.1 He was the son of Adam Burnes and Mary Jane Hatton.1,2,3 He married Naomi Wilkinson, daughter of Charles Wilkinson, on 17 May 1918 in Register Office, Marylebone, London, England.2 He died on 17 July 1930 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, at age 59.4

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. Marriage Registration, General Register Office.
  3. 1871 Scottish Census, Angus.
  4. BC Archives, British Columbia Vital Events Index.

Robert Burns1

#9590, b. 20 October 1861, d. 13 May 1899
     Robert Burns was born on 20 October 1861 in Mosgiel, East Taieri, New Zealand.1 He was the son of Arthur John Burns and Sarah Scott Dickson.1,2 He married Mary Barr Raynbird, daughter of Robert Raynbird and Mary Allan, on 10 November 1897 in Holy Trinity Church, Fort Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.2 He died on 13 May 1899 at age 37. He was Chief Engineer on the SS Ohau which was sunk in a gale in the Cook Strait.3

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, New Zealand Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages.
  2. Marriage Registration, New South Wales Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages.
  3. Dunedin Star, New Zealand.