George Burness1

#901, b. 4 December 1784, d. 24 December 1874
     George Burness was baptized on 4 December 1784 in Brawlinmuir, Glenbervie, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of David Burness and Katherine Milne.1,2 He married Nicholas Tait on 26 August 1820 in Kintore, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.3,2 He died on 24 December 1874 in Boghead, Kintore, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, at age 90.2 He was buried in Kinkell, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.4
     George Burness was enumerated in the census on 6 June 1841 in Boghead, Kintore, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, as a farmer, age 55 with Nicolas Burness, David Burness and Elspet Burness in his household.5
     George Burness was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1851 in Boghead, Kintore, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, as a farmer, age 65 with Nicholas Burness and David Burness in his household.6
     George Burness was enumerated in the census on 8 April 1861 in Boghead, Kintore, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, as a farmer of 293 acres, age 76 with Nicholas Burness and David Burness in his household.7
     George Burness was enumerated in the census on 3 April 1871 in Boghead, Kintore, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, as a farmer age 86 with David Burness in his household.8
     In David Burness's will dated 6 December 1814 in Boghead, Kintore, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, George Burness was named as executor.9

Children of George Burness and Nicholas Tait

Citations

  1. OPR Glenbervie.
  2. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. OPR Kintore.
  4. Sheila M. Spiers, The Kirkyard of Keithhall and Kinkell.
  5. 1841 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  6. 1851 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  7. 1861 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  8. 1871 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  9. Last Will and Testament of David Burness, 6 December 1814, 1618, Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Murdoch's Lone, Alloway, Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland.
  10. Marriage Registration, General Register Office, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.

David Burness1

#902, b. 11 August 1786, d. 24 February 1858
     David Burness was baptized on 11 August 1786 in Brawlinmuir, Glenbervie, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of David Burness and Katherine Milne.1,2 He married Agnes Smith on 25 June 1825 in Kintore, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.3,2 He died on 24 February 1858 in Knockquharn, Echt, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, at age 71.2 He was buried in Kinkell, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.2,4
     David Burness was enumerated in the census on 6 June 1841 in Milltimber, Peterculter, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, as a farmer, age 55 with Agnes Burness, William Burness, John Burness and James Burness in his household.5
     David Burness was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1851 in Knockquharn, Echt, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, as a farmer, age 65 with Agnes Burness, John Burness and James Burness in his household.6
     In David Burness's will dated 6 December 1814 in Boghead, Kintore, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, David Burness was named as executor.7

Children of David Burness and Agnes Smith

Citations

  1. OPR Glenbervie.
  2. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. OPR Kintore.
  4. Sheila M. Spiers, The Kirkyard of Keithhall and Kinkell.
  5. 1841 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  6. 1851 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  7. Last Will and Testament of David Burness, 6 December 1814, 1618, Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Murdoch's Lone, Alloway, Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland.
  8. OPR Peterculter.
  9. Marriage Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.

Isobel Burness1

#903, b. 13 May 1788
     Isobel Burness was baptized on 13 May 1788 in Brawlinmuir, Glenbervie, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of David Burness and Katherine Milne.1 She married George Brown on 16 August 1817 in Kintore, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.2
     Isobel Burness received a bequest in the will of David Burness on 6 December 1814.3

Children of Isobel Burness and George Brown

Citations

  1. OPR Glenbervie.
  2. OPR Kintore.
  3. Last Will and Testament of David Burness, 6 December 1814, 1618, Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Murdoch's Lone, Alloway, Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland.

John Burness1

#904, b. 7 February 1794, d. 31 December 1836
     John Burness was baptized on 7 February 1794 in Brawlinmuir, Glenbervie, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of David Burness and Katherine Milne.1 He died on 31 December 1836 at age 42.2,3
     John Burness received a bequest in the will of David Burness on 6 December 1814.4

Citations

  1. OPR Glenbervie.
  2. Gravestone Inscriptions of St Nicholas Kirkyard, Aberdeen.
  3. Rev. Charles Rogers, Genealogical Memoirs of the Family of Robert Burns and of the Scottish House of Burnes.
  4. Last Will and Testament of David Burness, 6 December 1814, 1618, Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Murdoch's Lone, Alloway, Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland.

Mary Burness1

#905, b. 7 July 1796, d. 1 December 1847
     Mary Burness was baptized on 7 July 1796 in Brawlinmuir, Glenbervie, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of David Burness and Katherine Milne.1 She married William Urquhart on 5 July 1814 in Kintore, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.2,3,4 She died on 1 December 1847 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, at age 51.4
     Mary Urquhart (age 45) was enumerated in the census on 6 June 1841 in Woodside, Old Machar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of William Urquhart.5

Children of Mary Burness and William Urquhart

Citations

  1. OPR Glenbervie.
  2. OPR Kintore.
  3. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  4. Gravestone, St Nicholas Kirkyard, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.
  5. 1841 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  6. OPR Old Machar.
  7. Death Registration, Victorian Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages.
  8. IGI.

William Nicol Burns

#906, b. 9 April 1791, d. 21 February 1872
     William Nicol Burns was born on 9 April 1791 in Ellisland, Dunscore, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Robert Burns and Jean Armour.1 He married Catherine Adelaide Crone on 8 September 1824 in Bangalore, India.2,3 He died on 21 February 1872 in 3 Berkeley Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, at age 80.4
     William N. Burns was enumerated in the census on 30 March 1851 in 4 Berkeley Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, as a Lieutenant Colonel, HEICS, age 59 with James G. Burns and Annie B. Burns in his household.5 William N. Burns (brother, age 69) was enumerated in the census on 8 April 1861 in 4 Berkeley Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, in the household of James G. Burns. He was a retired Colonel, East Indies Service.6
     William Nicol Burns was enumerated in the census on 3 April 1871 in 3 Berkeley Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, as Colonel, Indian Army, retired, age 79 with Sarah Hutchinson, Annie Burns, Robert Hutchinson, Violet Hutchinson and Margaret Hutchinson in his household.7

Citations

  1. Peter J. Westwood, Robert Burns Who's Who.
  2. Families in British India Society, Families in British India Society.
  3. Rev. Charles Rogers, Genealogical Memoirs of the Family of Robert Burns and of the Scottish House of Burnes.
  4. Death Registration, General Register Office, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  5. 1851 English Census, Gloucestershire.
  6. 1861 English Census, Gloucestershire.
  7. 1871 English Census, Gloucestershire.

Jean Isabella Burns

#907, b. 13 January 1819, d. 5 June 1823
     Jean Isabella Burns was born on 13 January 1819 in Neemuch, India.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of James Glencairn Burns and Sarah Robinson.2 She died on 5 June 1823 in at sea at age 4.2

Citations

  1. Peter J. Westwood, Robert Burns Who's Who.
  2. Rev. Charles Rogers, Genealogical Memoirs of the Family of Robert Burns and of the Scottish House of Burnes.
  3. Thomas S. McCrorie. The Family Tree of Robert Burns.
  4. Lawrence R. Burness, Genealogical Charts of the Family of Robert Burns.

Sarah Robinson

#908, b. 6 August 1797, d. 7 November 1821
     Sarah Robinson was baptized on 6 August 1797 in Castle Eden, Durham, England.1 She married James Glencairn Burns, son of Robert Burns and Jean Armour, on 28 April 1818 in Meerut, Bengal, India.2,3 She died on 7 November 1821 in Neemuch, India, at age 24.4,2

Children of Sarah Robinson and James Glencairn Burns

Citations

  1. IGI.
  2. Rev. Charles Rogers, Genealogical Memoirs of the Family of Robert Burns and of the Scottish House of Burnes.
  3. Peter J. Westwood, Robert Burns Who's Who.
  4. Families in British India Society, Families in British India Society.

Mary Beckett

#909, b. 20 June 1792, d. 13 November 1844
     Mary Beckett was baptized on 20 June 1792 in Enfield, Middlesex, England.1 She was born in 1792 in Middlesex, England.2,3 She married James Glencairn Burns, son of Robert Burns and Jean Armour, on 21 June 1828 in Nasirabad, Bengal, India.4,5,6 She died on 13 November 1844 in 9 Berkley Crescent, Milton, Kent, England, at age 52.7
     Mary Burns (age 45) was enumerated in the census on 6 June 1841 in Enfield, Middlesex, England, in the household of James G. Burns.3

Child of Mary Beckett and James Glencairn Burns

Citations

  1. IGI.
  2. Thomas S. McCrorie. The Family Tree of Robert Burns.
  3. 1841 English Census, Middlesex.
  4. Families in British India Society, Families in British India Society.
  5. Rev. Charles Rogers, Genealogical Memoirs of the Family of Robert Burns and of the Scottish House of Burnes.
  6. Peter J. Westwood, Robert Burns Who's Who.
  7. Death Registration, General Register Office, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.

Jean Armour1

#910, b. 25 February 1765, d. 26 March 1834
     Jean Armour was born on 25 February 1765 in Mauchline, Ayrshire, Scotland.1 She was baptized on 3 March 1765 in Mauchline, Ayrshire, Scotland.1 She married Robert Burns, son of William Burness and Agnes Brown, on 3 May 1788 in Mauchline, Ayrshire, Scotland.2 She died on 26 March 1834 in Dumfries, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, at age 69.2

Children of Jean Armour and Robert Burns

Citations

  1. OPR Mauchline.
  2. Peter J. Westwood, Robert Burns Who's Who.
  3. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  4. James Mackay, A Biography of Robert Burns.