Burns Family

Gen. 1

Edward Burns Occupation: Prison Warder in 1884(1). No other history as yet.

Gen. 2

William Alfred Burns born in Bemsworth, Hampshire, England, 1862. Occupation: Stoker, Royal Navy(1)(2)(3). He married Sep. 10th 1884, at the Registry Office, Portsea Island, Hampshire, England, Charlotte Christine DAGNELL(1).

Gen. 3 Their Children:

1. Edmund George Burns was born March 25 1889 Southsea, Portsmouth, England(1)(4). Occupation; General Laborer(1)(2). His last job was with the 'Portsmouth Corporation"(5). He died April 28 1966 at the Royal Portsmouth Hospital(5). He married abt. 1921, in Portsmouth, Lilly Irene Victoria TILLER(4).

His daughter Lilly Greta Burns married Albert BEATTIE. Other issue.

2. Charlotte Burns, born 1890, Portsmouth, Hants. England(6).

3. Ellen (Nell) Burns, born Jan. 4th 1892 at 33 Gloucestor St., Portsmouth, in the Parish of St. Luke(6). Baptised Feb 1892 at St. Agathas Church, Landport, Portsmouth, Hants, England.(3)

4. Alice Burns, born 1898, Portsmouth, Hants, England(6).

5. Ann Burns, born 1900, Portsmouth, Hants, England(6).

Sources: (1) Public Record Office (PRO) UK. Marriage, Book No.4, Entry No. 194, Page 97. District of Portsea, Portsmouth, Hants, England, Reg. Year 1884. (2) PRO Census 1881, UK, District of Portsmouth, Hants, England, Ref. No. RG 11, Folio 1152/90, Page 20. (3) Parish Register, Baptisms, St. Agatha's Church, Landport, Portsmouth, Hants, England. Ref. No. CHU 10/1A/1. Page 1. No. 8. Year 1892. (4) Lilly Greta Beattie (nee Burns) (5) PRO UK, Death in the District of Portsmouth, Ref. No. XG 266561, No. 226, April 1966. (6) PRO, UK Census 1901, District of Portsmouth.