John Burton1

#34368, b. 1837, d. September 1917

Individual's Timeline

Birth1837John Burton
Christening1 September 1837John Burton1
Death of FatherAugust 1863Harbord Burton
Marriage16 November 1865John Burton2
Death RegMarch 1907Mary Burton3
Death RegSeptember 1917John Burton4

Primary events

  • Birth: John Burton was born in 1837 in Necton, Norfolk, England.
  • Christening: He was christened on 1 September 1837 in All Saints' Church, Necton, Norfolk, England.1
  • Death of Father: His father Harbord Burton died in August 1863 in Necton, England.
  • Marriage: John Burton married Mary Payne, daughter of William Payne, on Thursday, 16 November 1865 in Necton, England, when they were 20 years ~&~ 28 years old. The ceremony was witnessed by Christobel Burton. John was illiterate.2
  • (Widow) Death Reg: By the death of Mary Burton, John became a widower in the quarter ended March 1907. He was 70 years at the time; aged 60.3
  • Death Reg: John's death was registered in the quarter ended in September 1917 in the Swaffham registration district, aged 80. (His age calculates to 80 years).4

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: John was a game keeper.

Census details

Family of John Burton and Mary Payne


  1. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Necton
    Church     All Saints
    RegisterNumber     9
    BaptismDate     01 Sep 1837
    Forename     John
    Sex     M
    FatherForename     Harbord
    MotherForename     Mary
    FatherSurname     BURTON
    MotherSurname     BURTON
    Abode     Neighton
    FatherOccupation     Labourer
    FileNumber     895.
  2. Free parish registers, online,           Norfolk
    Place     Necton
    Church     All Saints
    RegisterNumber     170
    MarriageDate     16 Nov 1865
    GroomForename     John
    GroomSurname     BURTON
    GroomParish     Necton
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Labourer
    GroomAbode     Necton
    BrideForename     Mary
    BrideSurname     PAYNE
    BrideParish     Necton
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     Necton
    GroomFatherForename     Herbert
    GroomFatherSurname     BURTON
    GroomFatherOccupation     Labourer
    BrideFatherForename     William
    BrideFatherSurname     PAYNE
    BrideFatherOccupation     Labourer
    WitnessOneForename     Chrystobel
    WitnessOneSurname     BURTON
    WitnessTwoForename     Robert
    WitnessTwoSurname     COX
    Notes     Groom signs X after banns
    FileNumber     847.
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, BURTON      Mary      60      Swaffham      4b     254.
  4. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, BURTON      John      80      Swaffham      4b     331.