Emma Burns

24 May 1871–
Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Emma

When Emma Burns was born on 24 May 1871, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Tom Burns, was 22 and her mother, Sarah Rawson, was 23. She married William Bramham in 1891, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Wortley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years and Bramley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Family Time Line

William Bramham
Emma Burns
Marriage: 1891
Thomas Frederick Bramham
Edith Bramham
Charlie Bramham
William Bramham
Kathleen Bramham

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
Age 9
School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
Age 13
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
Age 37
London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stream or streams, from the Middle English nominative plural or genitive singular of burn ( see Bourne ).2 Scottish: variant of Burnhouse, habitational name from a place named with burn ‘stream’ + house ‘house’.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Broin ( see Byrne ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (8)

  • Emma Burns in household of Sarah Burns, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Emma Burns in household of Sarah Burns, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Emma Bramham in household of William Bramham, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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