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Burr, Alexander

Burr, Alexander

Male 1842 - 1933  (91 years)

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  • Name Burr, Alexander 
    Born 4 Jun 1842  Rayne Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Dec 1933  No. 2 Mill Road Port Elphistone Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I295  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2004 

    Father Burr, John,   b. Abt May 1809, Meikle Wartle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1879, Chapel of Gerioch Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Mother Angus, Catherine,   b. 1802,   d. 2 Jun 1881, Meikle Wartle Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 7 Jun 1829 
    Family ID F111  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Alexander, Jean Isabella,   b. 9 Jul 1859, North Sunside Meikle Wartle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1917, Meikle Wartle Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1882  Gaelic Lane Woodside Aberdeen Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Burr, Charles,   b. 9 Nov 1882, Drum of Wartle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1929, Royal Infirmary Aberdeen Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     2. Burr, Isabella Brown,   b. 20 Oct 1883, Market Cottage Wartle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1980, Aboyne Hospital Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     3. Burr, William Alexander,   b. 3 Jun 1885, Cockmuir Rayne Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1979, Aberdeen City Hospital Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     4. Burr, Jean Ann Alexander,   b. 1 Feb 1887, Rayne Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1983, Masterton Nz Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
     5. Burr, Robert Alexander,   b. 27 Jan 1889, Dovehills Rayne Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1969, Inverurie Hospital Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     6. Burr, James Alexander,   b. 10 Jul 1890, Dovehills Rayne Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1959, Paerata Nz Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     7. Burr, Helen (Nelly),   b. 8 Jan 1892, Roseseat Wartle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1992, Devon Prev residence Brackley Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years)
     8. Burr, Susan Silver,   b. 7 Mar 1894, Dovehills Rayne Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1947, County Hospital Inverurie Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     9. Burr, John (Jack),   b. 19 Feb 1896, Dovehills Wartle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1984, Palmerston North NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     10. Burr, Evelyn,   b. 7 Jun 1898, Roseseat Wartle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1978, City Hospital Aberdeen Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     11. Burr, Alexander,   b. 27 May 1900, Roseseat Wartle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1933, Masterton Nz Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     12. Burr, Silver George,   b. 15 Nov 1901, Roseseat Wartle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1927, Inverurie Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    Photos
    Alexander Burr & Jean Isabella Alexander
    Rin 229 - 295 ALEX__JEAN_BURR0001
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2014 
    Family ID F80  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Gammie, Christina,   b. 1852,   d. 26 Sep 1872, Viewfield Rayne Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years) 
    Married 11 Jun 1870  Viewfield Rayne Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Burr, Alexander,   b. 2 Mar 1871
     2. Burr, John Gammie,   b. 14 Aug 1872, Rayne Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1872, Rayne Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Documents
    Marriage - Burr, Alexander / Gammie, Christina
    Marriage - Burr, Alexander / Gammie, Christina
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2014 
    Family ID F110  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Rin 295 ALEX__JEAN_BURR
    Rin 295 ALEX__JEAN_BURR
    Alexander Burr & Jean Isabella Alexander
    Alexander Burr & Jean Isabella Alexander
    Golden Wedding  William Alexander//Isabella Brown  June 1899
    Golden Wedding William Alexander//Isabella Brown June 1899
    Back Row L to R

    Robert Alexander Jean Alexander Sandy Burr William Alexander James Alexander

    Front Row L to R
    Isabel Jaffrey William Alexander Snr. Isabella Brown Isabella Stewart Jeanne L Stephen
    Jean Alexander and husband are side by side in the back row the other three couples are husband in back wife immediately in front

  • Notes 
    • First marriage to Christina Gammie 11 June 1870 with two boys Alexander Burr and John Gammie Burr Son John died in infancy 30 Aug 1872 and his mother Christina (m.s.Gammie) immediately afterwards 26 Sept 1872 The son Alexander was raised by his maternal grandparents at Wiewfield Rayne
      NZ story of third son may arise from birth of a boy Peter Burr (illegimate) who died at 9 weeks born at Meikle Wartle to Isabella Dunbar domestic servant and Alexander Burr farm servant date 15 Oct 1865
      This story not confirmed
      At time of 1881 Census Alexander was a farm servant living at Gowan Well Methlick
      John Davidson farmer married aged 39 male born Methlick
      Ann Davidson married aged 34 female born Fovern
      Mary Davidson aged 9 female born Methlick
      John Davidson aged 7 male born at Methlick
      Joseph C Davidson aged 4 male born Methlick
      David E Davidson aged 2 male born Methlick
      Ann B Davidson Aged 10 months female born Methlick
      Alexander Burr Widower aged 33 male Born Rayne

      At time of Census 5 April 1891 Alexander was at Roseseat Wartle
      Alexander Burr head married aged 47 Crofter and day labourer born Rayne Aberdeenshire
      Jane Isabella Burr wife aged 31 Crofters wife born Rayne Aberdeenshire
      Isabella Brown Burr aged 7 Scholar born Rayne
      William A Burr aged 5 Scholar born Rayne
      Jeannie A Burr aged 4 born Rayne
      Robert A Burr aged 2 born Rayne
      James A Burr aged 8 months born Rayne
      The house had 4 rooms with one or more windows Neighbours were James and Susan Silver General Merchants