John Vincent Burns

ID# 5193, (1870-1954)
John Vincent Burns
     John Vincent Burns was born on 6 February 1870 at South Crosby Twp, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario.1 He was the son of John Burns and Lydia Nolan.1 He married Selma Pearson on 6 October 1894 at Clatsop County, Oregon.2 He and Selma Pearson had three sons: John Henry (1896-1979), Robert Andrew (1898-1986), and Wallace W (1907- ). John (Jack) was the Sheriff of Astoria, Oregon from 1910-1920, and from 1932-1936. He died on 22 June 1954 at Jackson County, Oregon, at age 84.3

Census Records

YearPlaceHead of Household
1871South Crosby Twp, South Leeds, OntarioJohn Burns4
1881South Crosby Twp, South Leeds, OntarioJohn Burns5
Last Edited=15 Dec 2012

Citations

  1. [S1518] John Burns, Birth Registration 007725 (26 Feb 1870), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  2. [S1519] “Oregon, Marriages, 1853-1935” index, FamilySearch (familysearch.org : accessed 2012), marriage of John Burns & Selma Pearson.
  3. [S1315] “Oregon Death Index 1898-2008” index to death registrations, Ancestry (ancestry.ca : accessed 2011), entry for John V Burns.
  4. [S1538] John Burns, 1871 Census (South Crosby, Leeds County, Ontario), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  5. [S1541] John Burns, 1881 Census (South Crosby, Leeds County, Ontario), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca