Robert Burnside

Brief Life History of Robert

When Robert Burnside was born on 1 August 1869, in High Church, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, James Burnside, was 33 and his mother, Susanna S Brighton, was 31. He lived in Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1871. He died on 16 October 1876, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 7.

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Family Time Line

James Burnside
Susanna S Brighton
Elizabeth Stewart Burnside
Jane Burnside
James Burnside
Robert Burnside
Ann Burnside
William S. Burnside
George Burnside

Sources (4)

  • Robert Burnside in household of James Burnside, "Scotland Census, 1871"
  • Robert Burnside, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Scotland Death Certificate for Robert Burnside died 16 October 1876 at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland (1869-1876) - IMAGE

World Events (1)

1874 · Patronage abolished in the Church of Scotland.

The Church Patronage Act 1874 was passed by Parliament and amended and altered the laws relating to the Appointment of Ministers to Parishes in Scotland. Paragraphs spelled out definitions to prevent the Act being subverted by processes used by Patrons and clarified that the Church of Scotland would decide on the qualifications required for Ministers.

Name Meaning

Scottish (central Scotland) and Irish (Ulster): habitational name from one of the many places so named (from burn- ‘stream’), especially those in Lanarkshire and West Lothian.

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

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