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Alexander A. Burnet

Alexander A. Burnet

Male 1842 - 1916  (~ 73 years)

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  • Name Alexander A. Burnet  [1
    Born Jul 1842  Ont. Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 May 1916  (9:00 a.m.) South Dumphries, Ont. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I2942  My Relatives
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 

    Father Arthur Burnet,   b. 2 Apr 1799, Parish of Inverlathan, in or near Peebles (county of Peebles) Croslee, Ettrick, Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1881, (8:45 am) Galt, Ont. Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Margaret Laing,   b. 1802, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1852, Cambridge, Ont. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 16 Dec 1821  Yarrow, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • [johnston2.FTW]

      came to Canada in Aug 1831 - ship Brig "Zealous"

      took up land in Branchton lot 6 concession 6 ($144.00)

      Farm later named Springbank Farm

      In 1834 Township of Dumphries Assessment Roll

      Arthur Burnet 6 family members (2 males under 16, 1 over, 2 females
      under 16, 1 over)

      33 acres improved land

      1 horse

      4 oxen

      2 cows

      9 swine

      6 sheep

      20 acres of wheat
    Family ID F1476  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Jane Copeman,   b. 1845, Ont. Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1916, (3:45 p.m.) South Dumphries, Ont. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 24 May 1866  Brant County, Ont. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Andrew Burnet,   b. Abt 1870, Branchton, Ont. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Branchton, Ont. Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. James Burnet,   b. 12 Nov 1868, Branchton, Ont, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1950, Galt Hospital, Ont., Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
     3. Sarah Ellen (Nellie) Burnet,   b. 29 Apr 1871, Branchton, Ont. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1953, Springbank Nursing Home, Falkland, Ont. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
     4. Arthur Burnet,   b. 1879, Branchton, Ont. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1943, near his farm, Branchton, Ont. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F1475  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • [johnston2.FTW]

      Info from 1871 census (Possibly him) Birthplace Ont.

      Religion C.P.

      Occupation Farmer

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] johnston2.FTW.
      Date of Import: 24 Oct 1999