Walter James BURNS

Male 1883 - 1961  (78 years)


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  • Name Walter James BURNS 
    Born 6 Jun 1883  Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Dec 1961  Pembroke, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I35850  Bennett Johnston Family
    Last Modified 30 Mar 2017 

    Father Charles James BURNS,   b. 5 Nov 1840, Rawdon, , Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1913, Snake River, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Margaret COULTER,   b. 24 May 1849, Rawdon, , Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946  (Age 96 years) 
    Family ID F14683  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy Ann DAVIS,   b. Jul 1885, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 5 Jun 1907  Snake River, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Dalton Davis BURNS,   b. 25 Jul 1909, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. S. Denzil BURNS,   b. 1912,   d. 1986  (Age 74 years)
     3. Dr. Henry 'Harry' Walter BURNS,   b. Abt 1922, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 2007, Belleville, Hastings, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
     4. Margaret N. BURNS,   b. 25 Feb 1925, Stafford Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 2013, Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F309  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Burns, Walter J. obituary
    Burns, Walter J. obituary
    From the newspaper clippings of Meryl Robinson in the collection of Dwight Robinson
    WHx-SS#11 Westmeath has change in clerk
    WHx-SS#11 Westmeath has change in clerk
    Newspaper article from The Cobden Sun, April 26, 1939

    Headstones
    Gravestone-Burns, Walter J
    Gravestone-Burns, Walter J
    Block 4 - Presbyterian
    Cobden Union Cemetery
    photographed by Fay Bennett, Sept 2016
    Gravestone-Burns, Walter J. & Nancy nee Davis
    Gravestone-Burns, Walter J. & Nancy nee Davis
    Block 4 - Presbyterian
    Cobden Union Cemetery
    photographed by Fay Bennett, Sept 2016
    Gravestone-Burns plot
    Gravestone-Burns plot
    Block 4 - Presbyterian
    Cobden Union Cemetery
    photographed by Fay Bennett, Sept 2016

  • Sources 
    1. [S525] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Bromley Twp., - 1901, Automated Genealogy, (Index to 1901 Census of Canada with Digital Images, http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/cache/index.html).

    2. [S871] Newspaper - Births, Deaths and Marriages Abstracts From the Renfrew Mercury 1871 - 1924, Church, Les & Aldine.