James Burns Rigg1,2,3

M, b. 13 April 1884, d. January 1975
FatherBenjamin Rigg7,8,9 b. 19 May 1850, d. 17 Oct 1925
MotherMargaret Burns4,5,6 b. c 1849
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsThomas Rigg Descendancy Chart
           James Burns Rigg was born in 1884 at Lancashire, England..1
     James Burns Rigg appears as James B. Rigg, age 6, in the census of 1891 at Dalton, Lancashire, England,in the household of Benjamin Rigg as his son; John Boom, age 21, a farm labourer, and John Kidd, age 15, a servant, were also enumerated with this family.2 James Burns Rigg resided in 1891 at 51 Chapel Street, Dalton, England, with Benjamin Rigg and Margaret Burns, his parents, as well as with his brother, William Rigg.2
     James Burns Rigg appears as James B. Rigg, age 16, in the census of 1901in the household of Benjamin Rigg as his son; Richard Cress, age 45, a farm servant, Matthew Butler, age 20, an agricultural labourer, and John Park, age 19, an agricultural labourer, were also enumerated with this family.3 James Burns Rigg resided in 1901 at 51 Chapel Street, Dalton-In-Furness, England, with Benjamin Rigg and Margaret Burns, his parents, as well as with his cousin, Robert Burrow.3
     The marriage of James Burns Rigg and Martha Cross was registered in Oct-Nov-Dec Quarter of 1905 in the Ulverston, England registration district.10
     James Burns Rigg died in January 1975 at 16 Harris Street, Askam, Lancashire, England, at age 90.11

Family

Martha Cross b. c 1883, d. c 1937
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1891Dalton, Lancashire, EnglandJames Burns Rigg appears as James B. Rigg, age 6, in the census of 1891 at Dalton, Lancashire, England,in the household of Benjamin Rigg as his son; John Boom, age 21, a farm labourer, and John Kidd, age 15, a servant, were also enumerated with this family.2
1901James Burns Rigg appears as James B. Rigg, age 16, in the census of 1901in the household of Benjamin Rigg as his son; Richard Cress, age 45, a farm servant, Matthew Butler, age 20, an agricultural labourer, and John Park, age 19, an agricultural labourer, were also enumerated with this family.3

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
189151 Chapel Street, Dalton, EnglandJames Burns Rigg resided in 1891 at 51 Chapel Street, Dalton, England, with Benjamin Rigg and Margaret Burns, his parents, as well as with his brother, William Rigg.2
190151 Chapel Street, Dalton-In-Furness, EnglandJames Burns Rigg resided in 1901 at 51 Chapel Street, Dalton-In-Furness, England, with Benjamin Rigg and Margaret Burns, his parents, as well as with his cousin, Robert Burrow.3

Citations

  1. [S850] England and Wales Christening Records: James Burns Rigg; 13 April 1884; Ulverston, Lancashire, England, 1530-1906, Ancestry.com.
  2. [S387] 1891 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 6098588.
  3. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll unknown cd7.
  4. [S850] England and Wales Christening Records: James Burns Rigg; 13 April 1884; Ulverston, Lancashire, England; shows mother as Margaret Rigg, 1530-1906, Ancestry.com.
  5. [S387] 1891 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 6098588, shows mother as Margt. Rigg.
  6. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll shows mother as Margaret Rigg.
  7. [S850] England and Wales Christening Records: James Burns Rigg; 13 April 1884; Ulverston, Lancashire, England; shows father as Benjamin Rigg, 1530-1906, Ancestry.com.
  8. [S387] 1891 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 6098588, shows father as Bemjamin Rigg.
  9. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll shows father as Benjamin Rigg.
  10. [S217] England and Wales, Free BMD Marriage Index:1837-1983: James Burns Rigg and Martha Cross, 1905 (Oct-Nov-Dec Quarter);
    Volume 8e, Page 1457.
  11. [S231] The Donnithorne Rigg Family Tree, online www.ancestry.com, James Burns Rigg-shows death date and place.
  12. [S231] The Donnithorne Rigg Family Tree, online www.ancestry.com, John Benjamin Rigg.
  13. [S231] The Donnithorne Rigg Family Tree, online www.ancestry.com, Margaret Rigg.
  14. [S231] The Donnithorne Rigg Family Tree, online www.ancestry.com, Dorothy Rigg.