Ellen Burkin1

#3832, (4 February 1865-December 1952)
Father*Charles Burkin2 b. Dec 1839, d. Oct 1890
Mother*Esther Lane2 b. 13 May 1834, d. 23 Jul 1910
ChartsThe Lanes from Chelsfield, Kent.
The Streatfields of Farningham, Kent.
Birth*4 FEB 1865 Ellen Burkin was born on 4 FEB 1865 at Croydon, Surrey, EnglandG.1,3 
Baptism5 MAR 1865 She was baptized on 5 MAR 1865 at St John's Church, Croydon, Surrey, EnglandG.1 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1871 She lived with Charles Burkin and Esther Lane at 7, Brighton Road, Croydon, Surrey, EnglandG, together with Harriet Lane, George Burkin and Harriet Burkin.4 
Residence*30 MAR 1881 Ellen Burkin lived at Selsden Road, Croydon, Surrey, EnglandG.5 
(Witness) Emigration1892 She emigrated with Esther Lane in 1892 from London, London, EnglandG.6 
Marriage*1894 Ellen Burkin married Edward Huntingford Mayhew in 1894 at Wellington, North Island, New ZealandG.7 
Residence*1900 Ellen Burkin and Edward Huntingford Mayhew lived at 8 Pitarus Street, Wellington, North Island, New ZealandG.8 
Residence1914 Ellen Burkin and Edward Huntingford Mayhew lived at Fernhill Terrace, Wellington, North Island, New ZealandG.9 
Residence1935 Ellen Burkin and Edward Huntingford Mayhew lived at 15 Fernhill Terrace, Wellington, North Island, New ZealandG, together with Ellen Beatrice Mayhew.10 
Residence1949 Ellen Burkin and Edward Huntingford Mayhew lived at Wellington, North IslandG.11 
Death*DEC 1952 Ellen Burkin died in DEC 1952 at Wellington, North IslandG, aged 87.12 
Note* She has at least two descendants with DNA matches to the Lane/Streatfield family in New Zealand.13 


Edward Huntingford Mayhew b. 1861, d. 16 Sep 1950
Marriage*1894 She married Edward Huntingford Mayhew in 1894 at Wellington, North IslandG.7 
Last Edited24 Jul 2020


  1. [S48] Parish Register, birth & bapt. Ellen Burkin, parents Charles & Esther. St John, Croydon, no 2356, p 295.
  2. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census, age & birthplace.
  3. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Croydon, Surrey, Jan-Mar 1865, vol 2a 199.
  4. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census.
  5. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, servant Enerer household.
  6. [S120] New Zealand Registers, show daughter Ellen as marrying in NZ in 1894. No passage found yet.
  7. [S120] New Zealand Registers, marriage, Ellen Burkin, NZ, 1894, fn 3455.
  8. [S120] New Zealand Registers, City of Wellington Roll, 1900.
  9. [S120] New Zealand Registers, Wellington Electoral Register, 1914, p 71.
  10. [S120] New Zealand Registers, Wellington Suburbs General Roll, 1935. gives address.
  11. [S120] New Zealand Registers, Onslow General Roll, 1949. gives address.
  12. [S120] New Zealand Registers, death, Ellen Mayhew, Wellington, NZ, Jul-Sep 1950, fn 4695.
  13. [S130] DNA results, matches to several of the Jefferies family tests from the Lane/Streatfield line.
  14. [S54] Internet source/web sites inc. trees, ancestry.com; Mayhew family tree, no references.
  15. [S120] New Zealand Registers, birth, Wellington, NZ, Jul-Sep 1897, fn. 2859.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016