Henry Burness1

#10111, b. 17 March 1891, d. 27 December 1965
     Henry Burness was born on 17 March 1891 in 48 Chapel Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.2,1 He was the son of Henry Burness and Elizabeth Thornton.1,3,4,5,6 He married Jane Hepburn Gauld on 22 June 1921 in 356 Great Western Road, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.3 He died on 27 December 1965 in Trenton, New Jersey, USA, at age 74.2
     Henry Burness (son, age under 1 month) was enumerated in the census on 5 April 1891 in 48 Chapel Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of Henry Burness.4 Henry Burness (son, age 10) was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1901 in 284 Rosemount Place, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of Henry Burness.5 Henry Burness (son, age 20) was enumerated in the census on 2 April 1911 in 23 Walfield Place, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of Elizabeth Burness. He was an apprentice grocer.6 Harry Burness (brother, age 39) was enumerated in the census on 17 April 1930 in 116 Elizabeth Avenue, Hamilton, Mercer County, New Jersey, USA, in the household of William Burness. He was a store clerk.7 Harry Burness (brother-in-law, ag 49) was enumerated in the census on 10 April 1940 in 136 North Willow Street, Trenton, New Jersey, USA, in the household of Christina Burness. He was a retail grocery store clerk.8
     Henry Burness (grocer, age 34) was listed as a passenger aboard SS Tuscania which departed on 1 May 1926 from Glasgow bound for New York City, New York, USA.9

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. Family Tree of Henry John Burness.
  3. Marriage Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  4. 1891 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  5. 1901 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  6. 1911 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  7. 1930 US Census, New Jersey.
  8. 1940 US Census, New Jersey.
  9. British Out-Going Passengers 1890-1960.

George Redman Burness1,2

#10112, b. 30 May 1893, d. 20 March 1895
     George Redman Burness was born on 30 May 1893 in 48 Chapel Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Henry Burness and Elizabeth Thornton.1,2 He died on 20 March 1895 in 48 Chapel Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, at age 1.2

Citations

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

Elizabeth Burness1

#10113, b. 12 June 1896, d. 18 January 1984
     Elizabeth Burness was born on 12 June 1896 in 48 Chapel Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.2,3,1 She was the daughter of Henry Burness and Elizabeth Thornton.1,4,5 She married Albert Knowles.3 She died on 18 January 1984 in Los Angeles, California, USA, at age 87.3
     Elizabeth Burness (daughter, age 5) was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1901 in 284 Rosemount Place, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of Henry Burness.4 Elizabeth Burness (daughter, age 14) was enumerated in the census on 2 April 1911 in 23 Walfield Place, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of Elizabeth Burness.5
     Lizzie Burness (typist, age 21) was listed as a passenger aboard SS Carthaginian which departed on 10 June 1916 from Glasgow bound for Montreal, Quebec, Canada.6

Children of Elizabeth Burness and Albert Knowles

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. Family Tree of Henry John Burness.
  3. Ancestry.com, California Death Index, 1940-1997.
  4. 1901 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  5. 1911 Scottish Census, Aberdeenshire.
  6. British Out-Going Passengers 1890-1960.
  7. RootsWeb.com, California Birth Index.

Elizabeth Burness1

#10114, b. 13 March 1866, d. 25 May 1866
     Elizabeth Burness was born on 13 March 1866 in 6 Bog Lane, St Vigeans, Angus, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of Mary Whitecross.1,2 She died on 25 May 1866 in Parochial Lodging House, Helen Street, St Vigeans, Angus, Scotland.3

Citations

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

Jane McNicoll Burness1

#10115, b. 2 January 1884, d. 1 May 1954
     Jane McNicoll Burness was born on 2 January 1884 in 9 Ward Mill Road, St Vigeans, Angus, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of James Forsyth Burness and Isabella K. Bruce.1,2,3,4 She died on 1 May 1954 in Pinel Lodge, Murthly, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland, at age 70.2
     Jane McNicol Burness (daughter, age 7) was enumerated in the census on 5 April 1891 in 5 Cairnie Street, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland, in the household of James Forsyth Burness.3 Jane Burness (daughter, age 17) was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1901 in 137 High Street, Laurencekirk, Kincardineshire, Scotland, in the household of James F. Burness. She was a dressmaker.4

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  3. 1891 Scottish Census, Angus.
  4. 1901 Scottish Census, Kincardineshire.

David Burness1

#10116, b. 5 August 1885
     David Burness was born on 5 August 1885 in 7 Guthrie Street, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.1 He was the son of James Forsyth Burness and Isabella K. Bruce.1,2,3,4 He married Beatrice Waddell on 13 August 1923 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.4
     David Burness (son, age 5) was enumerated in the census on 5 April 1891 in 5 Cairnie Street, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland, in the household of James Forsyth Burness.2 David Burness (son, age 15) was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1901 in 137 High Street, Laurencekirk, Kincardineshire, Scotland, in the household of James F. Burness. He was a clerk.3
     David Burness was enumerated in the census on 2 April 1911 in Arms Hotel, High Street, Errol, Perthshire, Scotland, as a butcher, age 25.5
     Dave Burness was enumerated in the census on 1 June 1921 in Palace Hotel, Gleichen, Alberta, Canada, as a butcher, age 32.6
     D. Burness (butcher, age 27) was listed as a passenger aboard SS Empress of Britain which departed on 27 June 1913 from Liverpool bound for Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.7 D. Burness (Lance Corporal) was listed as a passenger aboard SS Carmania which departed on 16 August 1919 from Liverpool bound for Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.7 David Burness (rancher, age 38) was listed as a passenger aboard SS Metagama which departed on 19 January 1924 from Liverpool bound for Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. He was accompanied by Beatrice Burness.7

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. 1891 Scottish Census, Angus.
  3. 1901 Scottish Census, Kincardineshire.
  4. Marriage Registration, Archives of Ontario.
  5. 1911 Scottish Census, Perthshire.
  6. 1921 Canadian Census, Alberta.
  7. British Out-Going Passengers 1890-1960.

John Chalmers1

#10117, b. 21 February 1887, d. 25 April 1887
     John Chalmers was born on 21 February 1887 in 30 Market Street, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.1 He was the son of John Fairweather Chalmers and Margaret Burness.1,2 He died on 25 April 1887 in 29 West Grimsby, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.2

Citations

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

Mary Cameron Burness1

#10118, b. 16 July 1888, d. 8 December 1952
     Mary Cameron Burness was born on 16 July 1888 in 25 Sidney Street, St Vigeans, Angus, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of Ann Burness.1,2,3 She married James Gordon McLeay on 31 May 1907 in St Mary's Episcopal Church, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.2,1,3 She died on 8 December 1952 in 14 Forest Park Road, Dundee, Angus, Scotland, at age 64.3
     Mary C. Burness (niece, age 12) was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1901 in 9-1/2 Applegate, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland, in the household of David Kinnear.4
     Mary McLeay was enumerated in the census on 2 April 1911 in 27 Culloden Road, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland, as a boarder and tow preparer, age 22, with David McLeay in her household. She had been married 3 years with 1 child (living.)5

Child of Mary Cameron Burness and James Gordon McLeay

Child of Mary Cameron Burness

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. 1901 Scottish Census, Angus.
  5. 1911 Scottish Census, Angus.

Robert Alexander Burness1

#10119, b. 27 September 1890, d. 9 April 1917
     Robert Alexander Burness was born on 27 September 1890 in 5 Cairnie Street, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland.1 He was the son of James Forsyth Burness and Isabella K. Bruce.1,2,3,4 He died on 9 April 1917 in France at age 26.5,2
     Robert Alexander Burness (son, age 6 months) was enumerated in the census on 5 April 1891 in 5 Cairnie Street, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland, in the household of James Forsyth Burness.3 Robert Burness (son, age 10) was enumerated in the census on 31 March 1901 in 137 High Street, Laurencekirk, Kincardineshire, Scotland, in the household of James F. Burness.4

Citations

  1. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.
  2. Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
  3. 1891 Scottish Census, Angus.
  4. 1901 Scottish Census, Kincardineshire.
  5. Lawrence Ruxton Burness, Burness BMD Database.

Peter Ritchie Milne1

#10120, b. 7 June 1893, d. 15 November 1975
     Peter Ritchie Milne was born on 7 June 1893 in Hillhead, Burghill, Brechin, Angus, Scotland.2 He was the son of William Milne and Rachel Burness.2,1 He died on 15 November 1975 in 54 Croft Street, Tarbolton, Ayrshire, Scotland, at age 82.1

Citations

  1. Death Registration, General Register Office for Scotland, transcribed by: Lawrence Ruxton Burness.
  2. Birth Registration, General Register Office for Scotland.