Brightmer Burton1

#34369, b. 13 December 1840, d. December 1915

Individual's Timeline

Birth1840Brightmer Burton1
Christening13 December 1840Brightmer Burton1
Marriage29 November 1866James Harpley2
Marriage28 April 1868Brightmer Burton3
Death RegDecember 1915Brightmer Burton4

Primary events

  • Birth: Brightmer Burton was born in 1840 in Necton, Norfolk, England.1
  • Christening: He was christened on 13 December 1840 in All Saints' Church, Necton, Norfolk, England.1
  • (Witness) Marriage: He witnessed the marriage of James Harpley and Sophia Burton on 29 November 1866 in Necton, England; Witnessed by Brightmer and Christiana BURTON.2
  • Marriage: Brightmer Burton married Emma Whitby, daughter of William Whitby and Maria Harrison, on Tuesday, 28 April 1868 in Necton, England, when they were 23 years, 11 months and 27 days ~&~ 27 years, 4 months and 15 days old. Witnessed by William and Nellie WHITBY.3
  • Death Reg: Brightmer's death was registered in the quarter ended in December 1915 in the Newmarket registration district, aged 75. (His age calculates to 74 years and 11 months).4

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Brightmer was a carpenter and joiner but by 1901 a farmer then in 1911 a jobbing gardener.

Census details

Children of Brightmer Burton and Emma Whitby

Citations

  1. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Necton
    Church     All Saints
    RegisterNumber     103
    DateOfBirth     
    BaptismDate     13 Dec 1840
    Forename     Brightmer
    Sex     M
    FatherForename     Soloman
    MotherForename     Ann
    FatherSurname     BURTON
    MotherSurname     BURTON
    Abode     Necton
    FatherOccupation     Farmers
    Notes     
    FileNumber     895.
  2. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Necton
    Church     All Saints
    RegisterNumber     174
    MarriageDate     29 Nov 1866
    GroomForename     James
    GroomSurname     HARPLEY
    GroomAge     
    GroomParish     Necton
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Miller
    GroomAbode     Necton
    BrideForename     Sophia
    BrideSurname     BURTON
    BrideAge     
    BrideParish     Necton
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideOccupation     
    BrideAbode     Necton
    GroomFatherForename     John
    GroomFatherSurname     HARPLEY
    GroomFatherOccupation     Blacksmith
    BrideFatherForename     Soloman
    BrideFatherSurname     BURTON
    BrideFatherOccupation     Farmer
    WitnessOneForename     Brightmer
    WitnessOneSurname     BURTON
    WitnessTwoForename     Chritianna
    WitnessTwoSurname     BURTON
    Notes     After banns
    FileNumber     898.
  3. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Necton
    Church     All Saints
    RegisterNumber     181
    MarriageDate     28 Apr 1868
    GroomForename     Brightmer
    GroomSurname     BURTON
    GroomAge     26
    GroomParish     Necton
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Carpenter
    GroomAbode     Necton
    BrideForename     Emma
    BrideSurname     WHITBY
    BrideAge     24
    BrideParish     Necton
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideOccupation     
    BrideAbode     Necton
    GroomFatherForename     Soloman
    GroomFatherSurname     BURTON
    GroomFatherOccupation     Farmer
    BrideFatherForename     William
    BrideFatherSurname     WHITBY
    BrideFatherOccupation     Farmer
    WitnessOneForename     William
    WitnessOneSurname     WHITBY
    WitnessTwoForename     Nellie
    WitnessTwoSurname     WHITBY
    Notes     After banns
    FileNumber     898.
  4. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Brightmer Burton
    Estimated birth year:      abt 1840
    Year of Registration:      1915
    Quarter of Registration:      Oct-Nov-Dec
    Age at Death:      75
    District:      Newmarket (To 1938)
    County:      Cambridgeshire, Suffolk
    Volume:      3b
    Page:      627.
  5. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Necton
    Church     All Saints
    RegisterNumber     837
    DateOfBirth     
    BaptismDate     26 Apr 1869
    Forename     Maria Annie
    Sex     F
    FatherForename     Brightstone
    MotherForename     Emma
    FatherSurname     BURTON
    MotherSurname     BURTON
    Abode     Necton
    FatherOccupation     Carpenter
    Notes     Godparents M Milk A Whitby B Burton S Whitby
    FileNumber     895.