Charles Burns Jr

3 July 1859–2 November 1924 (Age 65)
Old Brampton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Charles

When Charles Burns Jr was born on 3 July 1859, in Old Brampton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Charles Burns, was 27 and his mother, Martha Fretwell, was 32. He married Susannah Stacey on 22 November 1882, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Lyman, Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Archer, Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1910. He died on 2 November 1924, in Archer, Madison, Idaho, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Sutton Cemetery, Madison, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Burns Jr
Susannah Stacey
Marriage: 22 November 1882
Frank Charles Burns
Martha Burns
Mae Burns
Joseph G Burns
Minnie Burns
Edward Linus Burns
Henry Stacey Burns
Susie Alice Burns
Lawrence Earl Burns

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 November 1882Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 4
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    Age 20
    Historical Boundaries 1879: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1893: Fremont, Idaho, United States 1913: Madison, Idaho, United States

    Name Meaning

    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.

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

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    Story Highlight

    L Harker/M Burns, In, '5 Gen'tns dft', by B Harker, 2017.

    Levi Harker, Canadian colonist and spiritual giant, had the perfect compliment in his wife, Martha Burns, to help him do so. Levi, born 16 April 1865, in Taylorsville, Utah to Joseph Harker and Susan …

    Sources (60)

    • Charles Burns in entry for John Lines Burns, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
    • Charles Barnes in household of Charles Barnes, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Chas Burns in entry for May Blackburn, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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