Jane Burns

25 September 1877–
Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jane

When Jane Burns was born on 25 September 1877, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Madely Burns, was 21 and her mother, Jane Hughes, was 20. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, United States in 1910.

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Jane Burns
Horace C Burns
Ruth E Burns

Spouse and Children


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    Horace C Burns


    Ruth E Burns


Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Madely Burns





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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1896 · Palm House Opens

Age 19

In 1896, the Palm House opened. It was designed by Mackenzie and Moncur of Edinburgh. It was designed in the tradition of Joseph Paxton's glass houses and originally had a rich collection of exotic plants.

Age 31

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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  • Mrs. Jane Burns in household of Mrs. Jane Cole, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jane Burns in household of Joseph Burns, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Jane Burns in household of Joseph Burns, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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