4th great grandfather of Kristina Hewitt
This post is the first in the weekly challenge 52 Ancestors in 52 weeksWilliam Burnett was born 10 Apr 1827 in Ireland.
|William Burnett, photo from GVHS|
In the 1871 census of Canada William (44) is listed living in Hull, Ottawa, Quebec, Canada with his wife Mary (40), children Dianna (17), Joseph (16), Alexander (14), Margaret (12), Albert E (9) , Mary (5), David J (2) and William's mother Mary (83)
William Burnett died 17 Nov 1903.
William Burnett was buried in Wakefield Cemetery.
The children of William Burnett and Mary Hadley include:
Albert Edward Burnett
James William Burnett
Mary Adelia Lott Burnett
David John Burnett
Eliza Jane Burnett
Known descendants who have DNA tested for genetic genealogy:
Kris Hewitt Stewart (23andMe autosomal)
Richard Monette (23andMe autosomal)
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1851 Census of Canada
1861 Census of Canada
1871 Census of Canada
1881 Census of Canada
1891 Census of Canada
1901 Census of Canada