William John Burnett1

#7456, (December 1867-)
Father*John Burnett2 b. Apr 1842, d. 9 May 1876
Mother*Emma Clark2 b. Jun 1849
ChartsThe Streatfields from Farningham
Birth*DEC 1867 William John Burnett was born in DEC 1867 at Wrotham, Kent, EnglandG.1 
Baptism18 DEC 1870 He was baptized on 18 DEC 1870 at Wrotham, KentG.3 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1871 He lived with John Burnett and Emma Clark at Thong Lane, Ightham, Kent, EnglandG, together with Edward Burnett.4 
Note*bt 1888 - 1894 William John Burnett Served in West Indies bt 1888 - 1894 at West IndiesG.5 
Milit-Beg*14 MAR 1888 He began military service on 14 MAR 1888 at Woolwich, Kent, EnglandG.6 
Residence*19 SEP 1888 He lived at BarbadosG.5 
Residence5 APR 1890 He lived at Halifax, Nova Scotia, CanadaG.5 
Marriage*11 AUG 1891 He married May Pace on 11 AUG 1891 at Halifax, Nova ScotiaG.7 
Emigration*4 APR 1894 William John Burnett and May Pace emigrated on 4 APR 1894 from Nova Scotia, CanadaG.8,9 
Residence*29 NOV 1894 William John Burnett and May Pace lived at BermudaG together with George William Burnett and Myrtle May Burnett.5 
Milit-End*22 OCT 1896 William John Burnett ended military service on 22 OCT 1896 at CanadaG.5 
Employment*28 JUN 1900 He was employed as Edge setter, shoe factory.10 
Residence28 JUN 1900 He and May Pace lived at 9 Walnut Street, Stoneham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USAG, together with George William Burnett and Myrtle May Burnett.10 
Residence19 APR 1910 William John Burnett and May Pace lived at 5 Buffum Street, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG, together with George William Burnett and Myrtle May Burnett.11 
(Witness) Residence12 APR 1930 William John Burnett lived with Myrtle May Burnett and William W Craig at 75 Collins Street, Danvers, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG, together with May Pace, Burleigh William Craig, James Burnett Craig, Elizabeth Janet Craig and Walter Douglas Craig.12 

Family

May Pace b. Dec 1871
Marriage*11 AUG 1891 William John Burnett married May Pace on 11 AUG 1891 at Halifax, Nova ScotiaG.7 
Children
Last Edited28 Oct 2017

Citations

  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Malling, Kent, Oct-Dec 1867, vol 2a 277.
  2. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census, date & place.
  3. [S65] England & Wales Christenings, bapt; Willam John Burnett, parents John & Emma, Wrotham, Kent, fhl 186664.
  4. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census.
  5. [S77] British Army records, fold3 records, William Burnett, b. 1868, Wrotham, Kent, regimental 66542, Royal Artillery.
  6. [S77] British Army records, fold3 records, William Beronett, b. 1868, Wrotham, Kent, regimental 66542, Royal Artillery.
  7. [S77] British Army records, William Burnett, b. 1868, Wrotham, Kent, regimental 66542, Royal Artillery. married without permission!
  8. [S43] US census, 1900, on census.
  9. [S59] USPRI, US Naturalisation Index, cert. 1259150 for George William Burnett as entry date.
  10. [S43] US census, 1900.
  11. [S47] US census, 1910.
  12. [S42] US census, 1930.
  13. [S77] British Army records, George William son of William Burnett & May Pace.
  14. [S77] British Army records, Myrtle May, dau. of William Burnett & May Pace.
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