Robertson-Burnett Family

The journeys our families made from four corners of Britain to NZ

James Burnett[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male Abt 1855 - 1929  (~ 74 years)


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  • Name James Burnett 
    Born Abt 1855  Whangarei, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 May 1929  Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Wakapuaka, Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11  robnburn
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2019 

    Father James Burnett,   b. 1826, Ovington, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1872, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother Martha Jane Fletcher,   b. 5 Mar 1827, Pentrich, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1902, Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1851  Great Britain, Fritchley, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Spouse: James Burnett
    • Spouse: James Burnett
    Family ID F8  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Gibson,   b. Abt 1855,   d. 1939, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1879  St Lukes, Oamaru, Waitaki District, Otago, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Spouse: James Burnett
    • Spouse: James Burnett
    Children 
     1. Ethel Mary Burnett,   b. 1879, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1976, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     2. James Edmund Maurice Burnett,   b. 13 Jun 1882, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1949, Wellington, Wellington City, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     3. Hubert Gibson Burnett,   b. 5 Sep 1883, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1962, Ruatoria, Gisborne, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. Noel Fletcher Burnett,   b. 1890
     5. Dorothy Alison Burnett,   b. 1892
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1855 - Whangarei, NZ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jan 1879 - St Lukes, Oamaru, Waitaki District, Otago, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 May 1929 - Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wakapuaka, Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Matthew Ockleston Web Site, Matthew Ockleston, James Burnett (Reliability: 3), 9 Jan 2019.
      Added by confirming a Smart Match

    2. [S2] Robertson Web Site, Alastair Robertson, https://www.myheritage.com/person-1501658_287198072_287198072/private (Reliability: 3).
      Added by confirming a Smart Match

    3. [S4] Geni World Family Tree, (MyHeritage), https://www.myheritage.com/research/record-40000-351958945/james-burnett-in-geni-world-family-tree.
      James Burnett&lt;br&gt;Gender: Male&lt;br&gt;Birth: 1855&lt;br&gt;Marriage: Spouse: Ellen Burnett (born Gibson) - Jan 29 1879 - St Lukes, Oamaru, Waitaki District, Otago, New Zealand&lt;br&gt;Death: May 17 1929 - Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand&lt;br&gt;Father: <a>James Burnett</a>&lt;br&gt;Mother: <a>Matha Jane Burnett (born Fletcher)</a>&lt;br&gt;Wife: <a>Ellen Burnett (born Gibson)</a>&lt;br&gt;Children: <a>Ethel Mary (born Burnett)</a>, <a>Hubert Gibson Burnett</a>, <a>Noel Fletcher Burnett</a>, <a>Dorothy Alison Atkinson (born Burnett)</a>, <a>James Edmund Maurice Burnett</a>&lt;br&gt;Siblings: <a>William Flethcher Burnett</a>, <a>George Burnett</a>, <a>Jane Woodward Clifford (born Burnett)</a>, <a>Hubert Burnett</a>, <a>Barbara Alice (born Burnett)</a>, <a>Mary (born Burnett)</a>, <a>Helen (born Burnett)</a>

    4. [S5] FamilySearch Family Tree, (MyHeritage), https://www.myheritage.com/research/record-40001-215944751/james-burnett-in-familysearch-family-tree (Reliability: 4).
      James Burnett&lt;br&gt;Gender: Male&lt;br&gt;Marriage: Spouse: Ellen Gibson - Jan 29 1879 - Oamaru,Otago,New Zealand&lt;br&gt;Wife: <a>Ellen Burnett (born Gibson)</a>

    5. [S6] BillionGraves, (MyHeritage), https://www.myheritage.com/research/record-10147-86311091/james-burnett-in-billiongraves (Reliability: 4).
      James Burnett&lt;br&gt;Birth: Circa 1855&lt;br&gt;Age at death: 74&lt;br&gt;Death: May 18 1929&lt;br&gt;Burial: Wakapuaka, Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand&lt;br&gt;Relatives: <br>Relation Name Birth Death<br> <a>Mary Burnett</a> 1865 <br> <a>James Burnett</a> 1872 <br> <a>Martha Jane Burnett</a> 1902&lt;br&gt;More photos:

    6. [S28] Derbyshire Registrars Marriage Index - Findmypast, Findmypast, Reference: BRO/01/075; Register Office: 392; Record set: Derbyshire Registrars Marriage Index; Subcategory: Civil Marriage & Divorce; Category: Birth, Marriage & Death (Parish Registers); Collections from: England, United Kingdom;.