Copyright 2024 Mary McGonigal Updated 12 April 2024 Date of 'update' refers to the whole section update, not to every individual file.
BURNS, James
(About 1805-Before 1888)
MORRISON, Elizabeth
(About 1805-After 1888)


Family Links

1. GEORGE, John

BURNS, Mary 1

  • Born: 5 May 1838, Maybole, Ayrshire, Scotland
  • Marriage (1): GEORGE, John between 1885 and 1888
  • Died: 15 April 1888 at 4.30 pm, Craig Cottages, Crosshouse, Ayrshire, Scotland

   Cause of her death was epilepsy over several years.

   Another name for Mary was GEORGE, Mary.

  General Notes:

Mary George died in 1888. In her death certificate she was recorded as 'married to John George shoemaker (master)'. Her recorded age was 43 years. Her father was deceased.

Mary Burns was named in John George's death certificate as his third wife. 1

  Medical Notes:

The cause of death was certified by John Middleton LRCP Ed etc.

John George, Mary's widower who had been present where her death occurred, gave notice beore the registrar, William Lindsay, on 16 April 1888 at Kilmaurs.

Mary married John GEORGE, son of Moses GEORGE and Grace BROWN, between 1885 and 1888. (John GEORGE was born in 1826 in Riccarton parish, Ayrshire, Scotland 2 3 and died 6 December 1888 at 6.25 pm in Isles Street, Newmilns, Ayrshire, Scotland 1 4.). The cause of his death was bronchitis and debility.


1 GRO Scotland, Death Loudoun 603 no 81 1888.

2 1841 UK Census, Riccarton vol 611 book 2.

3 LDS Family Search, IGI.

4 GRO Scotland, Deaths Newmilns 603/01 no 24 Newmilns 1909.

Copyright 2024 Mary McGonigal

Home | Table of Contents | Surnames | Name List

This website was created 12 April 2024 with Legacy 9.0, a division of; content copyrighted and maintained by website owner