When Anna Mary Burns was born on 14 March 1886, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, her father, Milton Burns, was 39 and her mother, Ann Maria Child, was 36. She married Elza Tway on 15 July 1908, in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Flathead, Montana, United States in 1920 and Great Falls, Cascade, Montana, United States in 1930. She died on 17 September 1960, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, United States.
Scottish (central Scotland and northern England): habitational name from any of various places called formerly Burnis, Burnes, or Burnhouse (named with burn- ‘stream’), especially those in Kincardineshire, Renfrewshire, Dunbartonshire, and possibly Argyll.
English and Scottish: variant either of Burn , with post-medieval excrescent -s, or of Barnes .
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Broin (see Byrne ), with excrescent -s.