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David BURTON

Male 1833 - 1882  (48 years)


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  • Name David BURTON  [1
    Born 21 Dec 1833  Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 23 Feb 1834  Heathfield Independent Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Pickstone Farm, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Census 1861 07 Apr 1861  Clappers, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Household recorded as follows:
      David BURTON, Head, Married, 27, Higler, born in Heathfield; Harriet BURTON, Wife, Married, 20, born in Hellingly; Jane BURTON, Visitor, 50, born in Hellingly, Sussex.
      The visitor, Jane BURTON, was Harriet's mother. It was why she did not appear in the household of her husband David BURTON on census night at Little Coggers, Hellingly.
    Occupation 07 Apr 1861  Clappers, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Higgler 
    Census 1871 02 Apr 1871  1 Western Road, Grocers Shop, Portslade, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Household recorded as follows:
      David BURTON, Head, Married, 36, Grocer and Baker, born in Heathfield; Mary Ann BURTON, Wife, Married, 33, Grocer and Baker's Wife, born in Catsfield; Henry BURTON, Son, 6, Grocer and Baker's Son, born in Brighton; Emily BURTON, Daughter, 3, Grocer and Baker's Daughter, born in Brighton; Charles BURTON, Son, 1, Grocer and Baker's Son, born in Brighton;
      George BAKER, Servant, Unmarried, 18, Baker's Assistant, born in Barcombe, Sussex; Ann TALFORD, Servant, Unmarried, Domestic Servant, born in Portsmouth, Hampshire.
    Occupation 02 Apr 1871  1 Western Road, Grocers Shop, Portslade, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Grocer and Baker 
    Census 1881 03 Apr 1881  Albany Villa, Portslade, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Household recorded as follows:
      David BURTON, Head, Married, 46, Baker and Grocer (1 Man 1 Boy), born in Heathfield; Henry BURTON, Son, 16, born in Brighton; Emily BURTON, Daughter, 14, born in Brighton; Sidney BURTON, Son, 4, born in Portslade, Sussex.
    Occupation 03 Apr 1881  Albany Villa, Portslade, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Grocer and Baker (1 Man 1 Boy) 
    Illness 16 Jan 1882  Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Will need death certificate.
    Died 16 Jan 1882  Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    • 48 years.
    Probate 07 Feb 1882  Lewes, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 7 February 1882. Administration of the Personal Estate of David Burton late of 1 North Street Portslade in the County of Sussex who died 16 January 1882 at the Sussex County Hospital Brighton in the said County was granted at Lewes to Mary Ann Burton of 1 North Street Widow the Relict.
      Personal Estate 230 pounds 6s. 3d.
    Reference Number 46 
    Person ID I46  The BURTON Tree
    Last Modified 29 Feb 2016 

    Father Mark BUTTON,   d. 25 Jul 1867, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mary MEPHAM,   d. 01 Nov 1861, Pickstone Farm, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 17 Dec 1827  Waldron, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    • 17 - "bachelor, spinster, both of this parish, by banns".
      12 - "17 December 1827, Mark Burton, bachelor, and Mary Mepham (mark), spinster, both of this parish, by banns". "Witnesses were William Burton (who had clearly altered his name from BUTTON to BURTON!) and Jane Mepham".
    Photos
    Pickstone Farm, Heathfield 1.JPG
    Pickstone Farm, Heathfield 1.JPG
    Family ID F14  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Ann APPS,   b. Abt 1838, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1921, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Married 14 Nov 1863  St Nicholas, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Groom was recorded as widowed, 29, father ws Mark BURTON.
      Bride was Single, 27, father was John APPS.
    Children 
     1. Henry BURTON,   b. Abt 1865, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1927, Portslade, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years)
     2. Emily BURTON,   b. Abt 1868, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1961, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 93 years)
    +3. Charles BURTON,   b. Abt 1870, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)
    +4. George BURTON,   b. 02 Dec 1872, Portslade, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1947, Portslade, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     5. Frederick BURTON,   b. 1874, Portslade, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1957, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +6. Sidney BURTON,   b. Between 1876 and Dec 1876, Portslade, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1968, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years)
    Family ID F25  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Harriet BURTON,   b. Abt 1840, Hellingly, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Jun 1861, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years) 
    Married Abt Dec 1859  Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 11
    • Note the same surnames before marriage.
    Family ID F26  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Dec 1833 - Heathfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 23 Feb 1834 - Heathfield Independent Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 30 Mar 1851 - Pickstone Farm, Heathfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Dec 1859 - Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1861 - 07 Apr 1861 - Clappers, Heathfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Higgler - 07 Apr 1861 - Clappers, Heathfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Nov 1863 - St Nicholas, Brighton, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1871 - 02 Apr 1871 - 1 Western Road, Grocers Shop, Portslade, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Grocer and Baker - 02 Apr 1871 - 1 Western Road, Grocers Shop, Portslade, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1881 - 03 Apr 1881 - Albany Villa, Portslade, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Grocer and Baker (1 Man 1 Boy) - 03 Apr 1881 - Albany Villa, Portslade, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsIllness - 16 Jan 1882 - Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Jan 1882 - Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 07 Feb 1882 - Lewes, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    David BURTON 1882 R.jpg
    David BURTON 1882 R.jpg
    Headstone of David BURTON d. 1882 and his wife Mary Ann BURTON d. 1921

  • Sources 
    1. [S25] IGI Online.

    2. [S65] 1851 Census Mark BURTON.

    3. [S149] 1861 Census David BURTON.

    4. [S154] 1871 Census David BURTON.

    5. [S155] 1881 Census David BURTON.

    6. [S158] Probate David BURTON 1882, (Probate Date, 07 Feb 1882).

    7. [S157] FreeBMD David BURTON, (Period, Deaths Mar 1882 David BURTON Brighton 2b 159.).

    8. [S17] The Sussex Marriage Index, Compiler: Sussex Family History Group, (2004-2008, Period, 1538-1837).

    9. [S12] Letter McKee to Burton 31 Mar 1981, John B. McKee, (31 Mar 1981).

    10. [S152] IGI Online Marriage David BURTON.

    11. [S150] FreeBMD David & Harriet BURTON, (Period, Marriages Dec 1859 David BURTON and Harriet BURTON both Brighton 2b 363).