John Francis Burnash

ID# 2465, (1873-1960)
     John Francis Burnash was born on 21 July 1873 at Brewer's Mills, Frontenac County, Ontario.1,2 He was the son of Joseph Burnash and Elizabeth Maxwell.1 He married first Harriet Morah.3 They lived on Lot 10, Con 2, Pittsburgh Twp, Frontenac County, Ontario.3 He was a cheesemaker.4,5 He was left a widower when Harriet Morah died on 6 April 1906.3 He married second Rosanna Lappan on 19 November 1907 at Front of Leeds and Lansdowne Twp, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario.4 He was left a widower again when Rosanna Lappan died on 6 April 1914.6 He married third Elizabeth Mary Doyle, daughter of Michael Doyle and Elizabeth Mary Dunn, on 30 November 1916 at Gananoque, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario.1 He and Elizabeth Mary Doyle immigrated in March 1918 to Adams Twp, Jefferson County, New York. They entered at the port of Cape Vincent, NY stating that they had purchased a farm in Adams, and intended to reside there permanently. They were accompanied by John's children Rose Burnash and John Stanley Burnash. Joseph Burnash and Patrick Michael Burnash, his other young sons, do not appear on the manifest, however they are residing with John and Elizabeth on the 1920 census.7 He was left a widower when Elizabeth Mary Doyle died on 19 August 1933.8 He died on 19 September 1960 at age 87.9 He was buried at Rural Cemetery, Adams, Jefferson County, New York.9

Census Records

YearPlaceHead of Household
1901Front of Leeds and Lansdowne Twp, Leeds & Grenville County, OntarioJohn Francis Burnash5
1911Pittsburgh Twp, Frontenac County, OntarioJohn Francis Burnash10
1920Rodman Twp, Jefferson County, New YorkJohn Francis Burnash11
1930Adams Twp, Jefferson County, New YorkJohn Francis Burnash12
Last Edited=25 Apr 2012

Children of John Francis Burnash and Harriet Morah

Children of John Francis Burnash and Rosanna Lappan

Children of John Francis Burnash and Elizabeth Mary Doyle

Citations

  1. [S810] Elizabeth Doyle & John Burnash, Marriage License & Registration 012935 (11 May 1917), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  2. [S813] 1901 Census (Front Leeds & Lansdowne, Leeds, Ontario), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  3. [S1247] Harriet Burnash, Death Registration 010926 (4 Jul 1906), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  4. [S1248] John Burnash & Rosanna Lappan, Marriage Registration 012339 (13 Aug 1908), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  5. [S1257] John Burnash, 1901 Census (Front Leeds & Lansdowne, Leeds South, Ontario), Pg 1, lines 4-48, Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  6. [S1259] Rose Burnash, Death Registration 013160 (7 Apr 1914), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  7. [S1260] “List or Manifest of Alien Passengers Applying for Admission to the United States from Foreign Contiguous Territory”, Ancestry (www.ancestry.ca : accessed Sep 2011).
  8. [S1285] Northern New York Genealogy, “Elizabeth Burnash” Individual Burial Detail, NNY Genealogy - Stories in Stone (http://www.nnygenealogy.com: accessed 12 Oct 2011).
  9. [S1284] Northern New York Genealogy, “John F Burnash” Individual Burial Detail, NNY Genealogy - Stories in Stone (http://www.nnygenealogy.com: accessed 12 Oct 2011).
  10. [S1258] John Burnash, 1911 Census Pittsburg, Frontenac, Ontario, Pg 7, lines 31-40, Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  11. [S811] John Burnash, 1920 Federal Census (Rodman, Jefferson County, New York), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  12. [S812] John Burnash, 1930 Federal Census (Adams, Jefferson County, New York), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  13. [S1252] Teresa Burnash, Birth Registration (unknown file date), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  14. [S1250] Helena Burnash, Birth Registration (unknown file date), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  15. [S1249] Frances Burnash, Birth Registration (unknown file date), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  16. [S1251] John Stanley Burnash, Birth Registration (unknown file date), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  17. [S1288] Baby Burnash, Birth Registration 025723 (14 Apr 1913), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca