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||PERTH, WA AUSTRALIA
||Sep 22, 2000
|Searching for ancestral information regarding my great great grandfather. His name was ROBERT BURNS. He would have been born about 1810.
ROBERT BURNS married ANNE TELFORD (probably born about 1815)
Don't seem to have been married in Australia; therefore their origins are currently not known.
Robert's occupation was a Miner in South Australia.
KNOWN CHILDREN OF MARRIAGE:
1. JANE BURNS born 1840, Adelaide, South Australia
died Corawa New South Wales, 30th September, 1919
2. JOHN BURNS
3. ECHLIN OR ECLIN BURNS
JANE BURNS (born 1840) married Captain Samuel Henry Williams(1835) on 4th August, 1869, at Rutherglen, District of the Murray River, Australia.
Captain Samuel Henry Williams died 6th April, 1915, Corawa, New South Wales, Australia.
Captain Samuel Henry Williams was born in Lancashire 1835.
Father: William Williams born c.1805
Mother: Sarah Martin born 1810
Father: John Martin - Lancashire
Mother: Sarah Parr born 1781, Lancashire
Father: John Parr (bc.1746)
Mother: Anne Chambers - married 27th August, 1771, Liverpool
CHILDREN OF MARRIAGE OF JANE BURNS AND CAPTAIN SAMUEL HENRY WILLIAMS:
1. Amelia Mary Ann Williams born circa 1878, Corawa,
New South Wales, Australia.
Married: Robert Moore, Cottesloe, Western Australia
in 1902. Robert Moore was from near Newtownards,
County Down, Northern Ireland, born there in 1880.
(They were my grand parents)
2. Walter HERBERT BURNS Williams 1873, Corawa,
Died Corawa, 24th May, 1949, New South Wales, Australia.
Married: Edith Foord, of Wahgunyah New South Wales.
3. Lindsay Williams born 1885, Corawa, NSW, Australia
Died 3rd February, 1919, Corawa, NSW, Australia
4. SPENCER WILLIAMS
5. ROBERT T. WILLIAMS
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