Burn, James

Birth Name Burn, James
Gender male
Age at Death about 63 years, 3 months, 15 days

Narrative

Grandson Thomas Reuban Whitfiels Burn living with grandparents in 1871 and 1881 census.

Narrative

Alternative birth

Name James Burn
Gender Male
Christening Date 12 Aug 1821
Christening Date (Original) 12 AUG 1821
Christening Place LEE SAINT JOHN,NORTHUMBERLAND,ENGLAND 54.98598, -2.10606
Father's Name George Burn
Mother's Name Jane

https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J74H-3VR FHL microfilm 990,936

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 17 September 1821 Hexham, Northumberland, England illegitimate 1a
Baptism 18 September 1821 Cockshaw Catholic church, Hexham, Northumberland, England   1a
Occupation 1841 Hexham, Northumberland, England Tailor journeyman 1b 2a
Census 6 June 1841 Cockshaw, Hexham, Northumberland, England James Burn and wife Dorothy lived next door to her parents and siblings 2a
Occupation between 1851 and 1881 Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland, England Tailor 3a 4a 5a 6a
Census (Unknown) 30 March 1851 100 Clayton Street, Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland, England   3a
Census (Unknown) 7 April 1861 44 Tyneside Terrace, Elswick, Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland, England   4a
Census (Unknown) 2 April 1871 155 Hinde Street, Elswick, Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland, England   5a
Address Note

Lived with grandparents

Census 3 April 1881 297 & 299 Scotswood Road, Elswick, Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland, England   6a
Address Note

Shared house with at least 4 other families

Death estimated about 1885   several possabilities, not found in 1891 census  
Event Note

James may have died in 1885 in South Shields or Gateshead.

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Burn, George1798about August 1868
Mother Kain, Anne
         Burn, James 17 September 1821 estimated about 1885
 
Father Burn, George1798about August 1868
Stepmother Willey, Ann17961864
    Half-sister     Burn, Ann 1827
    Half-brother     Burn, Thomas 1829
    Half-sister     Burn, Mary February 1842

Families

Family of Burn, James and Fettis, Dorothy

Married Wife Fettis, Dorothy ( * about 1821 + about 1890 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 23 January 1841 Hexham, Northumberland, England   7a 8a
Event Note

Hexham 25 0233 January - March 1841

  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Burn, Annabout September 1841February 1917
Burn, GeorgeAugust 1842
Burn, Sarah JaneApril 1844
Burn, Dorothyabout 1847
Burn, Janeabout 1849
Burn, Jamesabout December 1850
Burn, Thomasestimated after September 1851February 1887

Addresses

Date Street Locality City State/ Province County Postal Code Country Phone Sources
between 17 September 1821 and 6 June 0 Cockshaw   Hexham Northumberland     England   2b
1851 100 Clayton Street   Newcastle upon Tyne Northumberland     England    
1861 44 Tyneside Terrace   Newcastle upon Tyne Northumberland     England    
1871 Hinde Street   Newcastle upon Tyne Northumberland     England    
1881 297 & 299 Scotswood Road   Newcastle upon Tyne Northumberland     England    

Family Map

Family Map

Source References

  1. Northumberland & Durham Family History Society: Northumberland and Durham Baptisms
      • Date: 18 September 1821
      • Page: https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbprs%2fb%2f303106245%2f1
      • Citation:

        James Burn Birth date 17 Sep 1821 Baptism date 18 Sep 1821
        Parish Hexham
        Church Cockshaw (Roman Catholic)
        Mother's name Anne Kain Residence Cockshaw, Northumberland
        Extended information illegitimate

      • Date: 31 October 1841
      • Page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbprs%2fb%2f303213026%2f1 and https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NYQC-VZ7 reference - 2:11W30VN; FHL microfilm 991,804.
  2. General Register Office: Uk census 1841
      • Date: 6 June 1841
      • Page: HO107 Piece 840 Book 8 Folio 30 Page 17
      • Date: 6 June 1841
      • Page: Hexham Union HO107 Piece 840 Book 8 Folio 30 Page 17
  3. General Register Office: UK census 1851
      • Date: 30 March 1851
      • Page: HO107 Piece 2405 Folio 168 Page 45
  4. General Register Office: UK census 1861
      • Date: 7 April 1861
      • Page: RG09 Piece 3816 Folio 31 Page 56
  5. General Register Office: UK census 1871
      • Date: 2 April 1871
      • Page: RG10 Piece 5077 Folio 55 Page 42
  6. General Register Office: Uk census 1881
      • Date: 3 April 1881
      • Page: RG11 Piece 5052 Folio 75 Page 28
  7. England Marriages, 1538–1973
      • Date: 23 January 1841
      • Page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=r_858067856 and https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NJLX-T7D
      • Citation:

        James Burn Marriage date 23 Jan 1841, Hexham, Northumberland, England
        Father George Burn
        Spouse Dorothy Fettis
        Spouse's father George Fettis, residence Hexham, Northumberland, England

  8. Great Britain. Registrar General: Civil Registration of Marriages for England and Wales, 1837-2008
      • Date: March 1841
      • Page: HEXHAM 25 233