William Edward BURNS

Male 1867 - 1954  (87 years)


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  • Name William Edward BURNS 
    Born 28 Mar 1867  Kildare, Rawdon, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Alt. Birth 29 Mar 1867  Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 12 Jun 1954  Sudbury, Sudbury, 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 I24117  Whitewater Region Early Families
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2010 

    Father John BURNS,   b. 9 Jul 1835, , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1916, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Margaret COPPING,   b. 7 Jul 1839, Rawdon, Montcalm, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1923, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Family ID F5922118  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Annie Elizabeth HOLDEN,   b. 4 Nov 1875, Beachburg, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1953, Zion Line, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 2 Oct 1895  Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Children 
     1. Harris Selwyn BURNS,   b. 30 Aug 1896, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1956, Cobden, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     2. Audrey Ethel BURNS,   b. 30 Jan 1909, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F10866  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Burns, William E. obituary
    Burns, William E. obituary
    The Cobden Sun, June 17, 1954 p. 1
    CHx-Fire destroys outbuildings
    CHx-Fire destroys outbuildings
    The Ottawa Citizen, Nov 26, 1941 p. 2

    Headstones
    Gravestone-Burns, William E. & Annie nee Holden
    Gravestone-Burns, William E. & Annie nee Holden
    Block 2 - Anglican
    Cobden Union Cemetery
    photographed by Fay Bennett, Sept 2016

  • Sources 
    1. [S596] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Westmeath Twp., - 1901, Automated Genealogy, (Index to 1901 Census of Canada with Digital Images, http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/cache/index.html).

    2. [S508] Ross Twp Register, BMD.

    3. [S779] "Ontario Marriage Registrations online at Ancestry.com", FamilyTree.Com, (subscription www.ancestry.ca), # 011189 Ross Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario (Reliability: 3).
      at St. Paul's Ang Church, Cobden Name: Wm E Burns Birth Place: Kildare Que Age: 28 Father Name: John Burns Mother Name: Margaret Burns Estimated Birth Year: abt 1867 Spouse Name: Annie E Holden Spouse's Age: 19 Spouse Birth Place: Chichester Spouse Father Name: Edwd Holden Spouse Mother Name : Jane Holden Marriage Date: 2 Oct 1895