Burnett, John Compton (1838-1901)

Family

John was baptised on 21 October 1838 at Wickham, Hampshire. His parents were Charles Compton Burnett, a dairyman (1851), and Sarah.

John married Sarah South (abt1834-1912) in early 1864 at Sheerness, Kent. Census returns identify five children.

  • Sarah Beatrice (1864-1919) – married Thomas Hollis, a timber merchant, in 1887
  • John Compton Montague (1866-1943) – a schoolmaster
  • William Maurice Compton (1869-1898) – a solicitor’s articled clerk (1891)
  • Annie Maud (1870-1872)
  • Bertha Maude Compton (1874-1958)

John died on 21 March 1901 at Bedford, Bedfordshire.

Circuits

  • 1858 Saffron Walden
  • 1859 London III
  • 1861 Reading
  • 1862 disappears
  • 1862 Burnham on Crouch – Congregational minister
  • 1869 Saxmundham
  • 1877 Bedford, Howard College

References

Surman Index id 3377

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

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

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