Typical jobs for Burnesses
Hard-working people, the Burnesses. 25 worked in domestic service, according to the 1901 Census.
Where most Burnesses lived
In the 1900s, you’d probably bump into a Burness in Forfarshire (angus).
Burnesses’ criminal history
How do we put this... Not all Burnesses were angels, apparently. We found 2 in criminal records.
Burnesses in World War I
According to the World War I records, 41 Burnesses served in the First World War.