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Samuel Burnett

Male 1876 - (UNKNOWN)


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  • Name Samuel Burnett  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Birth Abt 1876  London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Birth Abt 1876  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Born 24 Dec 1876  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5
    Gender Male 
    Birth Feb 1877  St Saviour, Southwark, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • poss birth cert ref St Saviour Southwark 1D 5 J-M 1877
    Residence Feb 1877  21 Stanford, Street, Southwark, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Baptism 4 Feb 1877  Christ Church, Southwark, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • ref 2210 parents Samuel & Mary
      officating minister W H Blackwell
    Residence Aug 1879  3 Christ Church, Southwark, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1881  [4
    Scholar 
    Residence 1881  144 Cornwall Road, Kensington, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence Jun 1886  52 Credon Road, Southwark, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Education 21 Jun 1886  Leipsic Road School, Southwark, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    admission/became Comber Road School 
    • entry ref 1121 father Samuel - Cheesemonger
    Emigration Aft Jun 1886  Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1891  Aurora, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation Between 1901 and 1908  [5, 8, 9
    Butcher 
    Residence 1901  Toronto East, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence Jun 1908  504 Berkeley Street, York, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Death 1916  Ypres, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Religion Church of England  [6
    Died (UNKNOWN) 
    Notes 

    • All the Public member trees which included this family have attached the service records of Samuel Allen Burnett to this person - there are some discrepancies and no other reference to this name for Samuel has been found., although Alla or Allen is the second name of Alfred born 1882.

      Attestation papers for Samuel Allen Burnett, no 303602, Reserve Brigade C F A, gives birthdate as 21 Nov 1876, unmarried, occupation plasterer. Mother -Mary Burnett, Thornloe, New Liskeard, New Ontario, Canada. Papers completed at Shorncliffe. 10 Sep 1915.

      Bombadier Samuel Allen Burnett is recorded as killed in action at Zillbeke 10 Jun 1916 on the Menin Gate Memorial grave 10 Plot 1 Row E.Town Cemetery Extension.

      Canada, CEF Commonwealth War Graves Registers, 1914-1919 records for Samuel Allen Burnett
      Buried 10 jun 1916 'In a little Belgian Garden 3/4 miles E S E of Ypres. 'White House' in grounds ofthe Chateau on the West side among some trees, between the Menin Road and the railway' Exhumed and reburied as recorded on Menin Gate.
      Next of kin -mothers address amended to 36 Langford Ave, Toronto.(This address appears as the address for the children of Edith Elizabeth Johnston nee Burnett, at the time of their marriages in 1923). Wife Mrs J Burnett, 65 Amroth Ave Toronto added.

      Samuel Allen Burnett recorded on England & Wales National Probate register for 1916 ' Bombadier 1st Brigade C A F of 7 Fitzwilliam Avenue, Richmond Surrey.died 10 Jun 1916 on active service in France. Probate granted at London on 19 Dec 1916 to Gertrude Emma Gowan, Spinster. Effects ?158 3s 1d' Mother's name given as Mary Gee (Gowan) on marriage certificate of Donald Victor Burnett Dec 1919
    Person ID I61530  ONS
    Last Modified 2 Nov 2014 

    Father Samuel Burnett,   b. 9 Nov 1852, Marylebone, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1933, 38 Langford Avenue, York, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Mary Gee,   b. 29 Oct 1853, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1932, 56 Coldridge, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1873  St Mary, Bryanston Square, Marylebone, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • marriage after Banns
      Groom -Samuel Burnett, full age, bachelor, Servant, 11 Bryanston Street, father Samuel Burnett, Grocer
      Bride-mary Gee 20. spinster, 20 Milton Street, Marylebone, father Richard Gee Tailor
      both signed register.
      Witnesses Westan Sanders, Lucy Ackery (sister)
      officiating minister Albert W Young
    Family ID F17852  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jessie Amelia Watman,   b. Abt 1877, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 3 Jun 1901  Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Married 3 Jun 1907  York, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • groom age 24, (? born 1876) Butcher of Toronto. Parents Samuel Burnett & Mary Gee
      bride age 22, Toronto, parents Michael J Watman & Margaret Johnson

      although marriage records give transcribed date as 3 Jun 1907, 1901 more likely from ages of bride and groom
    Children 
     1. May Victoria Burnett,   b. 24 May 1908, York, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 2 Nov 2014 
    Family ID F17933  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1876 - London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1876 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Dec 1876 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Feb 1877 - St Saviour, Southwark, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 4 Feb 1877 - Christ Church, Southwark, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - Aft Jun 1886 - Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1891 - Aurora, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Toronto East, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Jun 1901 - Toronto, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Jun 1907 - York, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 1916 - Ypres, Belgium Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S974] London School Admissions, www.ancestry.com.

    2. [S9] ancestry.com tree.

    3. [S62] Parish Register - baptisms.
      indicates that we have seen the original parish register, microfilm/fiche or a scanned image

    4. [S4] 1881 census.

    5. [S549] 1901 census - Canada.

    6. [S599] 1891 census - Canada.

    7. [S476] BMD register (England & Wales) - births - multiple sources.
      available online from various sources

    8. [S697] Ontario Marriages, www.ancestry.com, www.ancestry.com.

    9. [S972] Ontario Births, www.ancestry.com, www.ancestry.com.

    10. [S64] Parish Register - marriages.
      indicates that we have seen the original parish register, microfilm/fiche or a scanned image