Typical jobs for Burnies
Hard-working people, the Burnies. 22 worked in domestic service, according to the 1901 Census.
Where most Burnies lived
In the 1900s, you’d probably bump into a Burnie in Dumfriesshire.
Burnies’ criminal history
How do we put this... Not all Burnies were angels, apparently. We found 2 in criminal records.
Burnies in World War I
According to the World War I records, 31 Burnies served in the First World War.