Christianna Burton

#34389, b. 1831, d. March 1910

Individual's Timeline

Christening17 May 1830Christianna Burton1
Birth1831Christianna Burton
Marriage29 November 1866James Harpley2
Marr RegSeptember 1872Christianna Burton3
Death RegMarch 1910Christianna Burton4

Primary events

  • Christening: Christianna Burton was christened on 17 May 1830 in All Saints' Church, Necton, Norfolk, England.1
  • Birth: She was born in 1831 in Necton, Norfolk, England.
  • (Witness) Marriage: She witnessed the marriage of James Harpley and Sophia Burton on 29 November 1866 in Necton, England; Witnessed by Brightmer and Christiana BURTON.2
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of Christianna and James Kemp was registered in the quarter ended September 1872 in the Swaffham, Necton registration district.3
  • Death Reg: Christianna's death was registered in the quarter ended in March 1910 in the Swaffham registration district, aged 78. (Her age calculates to 79 years).4

Secondary circumstances

  • Married Name: Her married name was Kemp.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Kempe.3

Census details

  • In the census taken on the night of 6th June 1841 Christianna was included in the household of Solomon Burton in Necton, Norfolk, England along with Anne Trollope, Ellen Burton, Martha Burton, Solomon Burton and Brightmer Burton. She was aged 10 years.
  • In 1851 in Necton Christianna Burton was included in the household of Elizabeth MASON and George BLOMFIELD who were listed as Gentlewoman and Colonel in the Army, and as brother and sister and unmarried. Christianna is the housemaid, one of 6 servants one of whom is a butler.
  • In 1871 in Swaffham Christianna Burton was included in the household of Charles Vernon Hile SUMNER and his wife, both aged 70. Charles was 'Chaplain to the Queen no cure of souls, and his wife styles as a clergyman's wife. Christianna was a ladies maid, one of 5 servants, one of whom, James Kemp the groom, she married in 1972.
  • In the census taken on the night of 3rd April 1881, Christianna was the wife of the head of the household, James Kemp. The address was Dunham Road, Necton, Norfolk, England.
  • In the census taken on the night of 5th April 1891, Christianna was the wife of the head of the household, James Kemp. The address was Church Farm Durham Road, Necton, Norfolk, England. With Lucy Harpley and John P Nelson, a niece and nephew.
  • In the census taken on the night of 31st March 1901, Christianna was the wife of the head of the household, James Kemp. The address was Church Farm, Necton, Norfolk, England. With John P Nelson the farm assistant and a nephew.

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: May have had a child about 1858 and be pretending to have been married in the 1861 census. She was shown as a 'wife' but not with any man, still had the same surname, and was a ladies maid as she was in 1851 and 1871.

Child of Christianna Burton

Family of Christianna Burton and James Kemp

Citations

  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com,      Norfolk
    Place     Necton
    Church     All Saints Tr
    RegisterNumber     558
    DateOfBirth     
    BaptismDate     17 May 1830
    Forename     Christiana
    Sex     -
    FatherForename     Solomon
    MotherForename     Anne
    FatherSurname     BURTON
    MotherSurname     
    Abode     
    FatherOccupation     Gardener
    Notes     
    FileNumber     7141.
  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 UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, BURTON      Christianna            Swaffham      4b     638.
  4. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, KEMP      Christianna      78      Swaffham      4b     215.