Burnett family from about 1780

Some South Australian Families

James BURNETT

Father: not known
Mother: not known

Family: Sarah DODD (born "about 1790" - she was 50 in the 1841 Census, James was 60)

Children (possibly incomplete):
  1. James BURNETT b about 1812; c 1812 at St Mary's And St Benedict's, Huntingdon, England (VR C39185-4)
  2. Robert BURNETT b about 1814; c 1814 at St Mary's And St Benedict's, Huntingdon, England
  3. Mary Elizabeth BURNETT b 1816; c 14 May 1816 at St Mary's And St Benedict's, Huntingdon, England
  4. Ann Eliza BURNETT b 1818
  5. William Dodd BURNETT b about 1820; c 1820 at St Mary's And St Benedict's, Huntingdon
  6. Sarah Frances BURNETT b about 1822; c 25 February 1822 at St Mary's And St Benedict's, Huntingdon
  7. Joseph Dodd BURNETT b about 1823; c 1823 at St Mary's And St Benedict's, Huntingdon

    The following might be grandchildren of James and Sarah Burnett. They were living with James and Sarah on the night of the 1841 Census

  8. Charles BURNETT b about 1830, Huntingdon (1841 Census)
  9. George BURNETT b about 1832, Huntingdon (1841 Census)
  10. Robert BURNETT b about 1837, (1841 Census)

Notes on the children and grandchildren of James and Sarah BURNETT:
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Mary Elizabeth BURNETT married William Benstead (or Benold) CASS on 6 October 1844 at Old Church, Saint Pancras, London, England. Their children (sourced from IGI records) included:

  1. William Bensted CASS (b 18 July 1845; c 29 December 1845 at Saint Matthew, Ipswich, Suffolk, England)
  2. Alfred Burnett CASS (b 22 June 1847; c 22 December 1847 at Saint Matthew, Ipswich, Suffolk, England; d 7 November 1848)
  3. Frederick Burnett CASS (b 1851; c 17 December 1851 at Saint Matthew, Ipswich, Suffolk, England; d 1921, South Australia)
  4. Amelia Bensted CASS (b 1859; c 3 July 1859 at St Mary At Elms, Ipswich, Suffolk, England)

Ann Eliza BURNETT - details below

Sarah Frances BURNETT - possibly married William SPEECHLEY in 1840 (Cambridge 331/CE093/01/9/1)


Ann Eliza BURNETT

Father: James BURNETT
Mother: Sarah DODD

Family: John CARLIER