Burnett, Charles Compton (1835-1887)

Family

Charles was baptised on 27 April 1835 at Wickham, Hampshire. His parents were Charles Compton Burnett, a dairyman (1851) and Sarah.

He married Esther Rees (d1862) in the spring of 1857 at Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales. Records identify one child.

  • Charles Compton (1858-1859)

He married Sarah Ann Trafford (1837-1920) in the summer of 1863 at Greenwich, London. Census returns identify seven children.

  • May Compton (1864-1914) – a lodging house proprietor (1910)
  • Charles Percy (1866-1954) – a minister
  • Harold Trafford (1868-1933) – a bookstore proprietor (1910)
  • Hugh Compton (1871-1938) – a clerk in bookstore (1900)
  • Ethel A (abt1873-1912)
  • Oswald Arthur (1877-1953) -a building contractor (1910)
  • Mabel A (b abt1879)

Charles died in 1887 at Spokane, Washington, USA

Circuits

  • 1854 Goudhurst & Tunbridge Wells
  • 1855 Pembroke
  • 1857 disappears
  • 1862 Sheerness, Bethel – Congregational minister
  • 1868 Newmarket

References

Surman Index id 4121

W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

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