Mildred Beatrice Burns

F, #2338, b. 27 March 1899, d. 20 May 1973
Father*Charles Lester Burns b. 17 Apr 1874, d. 29 Jun 1930
Mother*Barbara Campbell b. 10 Mar 1871, d. 9 Jun 1961
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of William Robert Thomas Boyd
     Mildred Beatrice Burns was born on 27 March 1899 at Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada, daughter of Charles Lester Burns and Barbara Campbell.1 Mildred Beatrice Burns married Thomas Albert Middaugh on 26 April 1921 at Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada.2,3 Mildred Beatrice Burns died on 20 May 1973 at Algoma, Ontario, Canada, at age 74.4 She was buried on 22 May 1973 at Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada.
     As of 26 April 1921,her married name was Middaugh.


Thomas Albert Middaugh b. 8 Feb 1900, d. 2 May 1973
Marriage*Mildred Beatrice Burns married Thomas Albert Middaugh on 26 April 1921 at Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada.2,3 
Last Edited20 May 2012


  1. [S19] Various, Birth Record,
    Burns Millie Betress March 27,1899 d/o Charles Lester Burns and Barbara Campbell.
  2. [S36] Various, Marriage Record,
    Thomas Albert Middaugh 21y s/o Ira Middaugh and Margaret Crawford married Mildred Beatrice Burns 22y d/o Charles L Burns and Barbara Campbell 26 apr 1921.
  3. [S56] Unknown author, On-Line Family Tree, The Recorder, Gore Bay, Thursday, May 12, 1921
    There was a pretty house wedding at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Burns, Burpee, on Tuesday, April 26, at 2 o'clock, when their eldest daughter, Mildred, was married to Thomas Albert Middaugh of Mindemoya by Rev. W. W. Anglin.
    The bride, who was prettily dressed in white satin trimmed with georgette, was attended by the groom's sister Miss Vera Middaugh, also becomingly attired for the occasion.
    The groom's presents to the bride and bridesmaid was in each case a beautiful gold locket. After the ceremony the guests, about 30 in number sat down to a sumptuous wedding dinner. Mr. A. J. Wagg in a few well chosen words, proposed the health of the bride in a capital after dinner speech.
    The young married couple propose residing in Mindemoya where the groom is employed in Ashley's mill. Their many friends join in wishing them a long and happy married life.
  4. [S56] Unknown author, On-Line Family Tree, Name: Mildred Beatrice BURNS
    Given Name: Mildred Beatrice
    Surname: BURNS
    Sex: F
    Birth: 27 Mar 1899 in Evansville, Burpee Township, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada
    Death: 20 May 1973 in Sault Ste. Marie, Algoma, Ontario, Canada
    Burial: 22 May 1973 Gordon Cemetery, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada

    Ontario Vital Records - Births #005 157 - 1899
    BURNS, Millie Betrice, female, 27 March 1899, Burpee Township. Parents: Charles Lester Burns and Barbara Campbell.

    Dorothy Hopkins Addison Scrapbook (green ledger), transcribed by Marilyn Irish
    Middaugh-Mrs. Mildred Beatrice Middaugh passed away at the Plummer Memorial Hospital, Sault Ste. Marie on May 20, 1973 at the age of 74 years, after a short illness.
    Mrs. Middaugh resided at 432 Albert St. West, Sault Ste. Marie until the time of her illness and death.
    The former Mildred Burns was the daughter of Charles and Barbara Burns. She was born March 27, 1899 at Evansville and spent her childhood to marriage in the Burpee Township area. She attended S.S. #1 School in Burpee.
    On April 26, 1921 she married Thomas Albert (Bert) Middaugh. Following their marriage, she and her husband farmed on the Manitoulin and resided on the Island and Sault Ste. Marie until their death.
    She was a member of the Protestant Church, and was a kind and loving friend to everyone.
    Children born to the couple were Carmen, Harold, Kenneth, Alberta (Mrs. Gordon Overland), Alfreda and William. Two children predeceased her, Jean and Leonard. There are 25 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
    Also surviving her to mourn her loss are sisters Clemmie (Mrs. J. Kennedy), Myrtle (Mrs. Dave Buchan), and Lillian (Mrs. George Best). Her husband predeceased her shortly before she passed away, on May 2, 1973.
    Funeral services for Mrs. Middaugh were held on May 22, 1973 at 2:30 p.m. at Gore Bay, Ontario, with Mr. Eric Nicholson officiating. Interment was in Gordon cemetery. Pall bearers were Lloyd Bailey, Ches Bailey, Lloyd Noble, Borden Noble, Grant Witty and Elwood Crawford.

  5. [S12] Government of Canada, 1901 Census of Canada,
    Burns Charles 17 apr 1874
    Barbara 10 march 1874
    Millie B 27 march 1899
    The family is living next to the family of Thomas Burns born 20 sep 1828 in ireland.
  6. [S15] Government of Canada, 1911 Census of Canada,
    Burnes Charles april 1875
    Barbara march 1875
    Millia march 1899
    Clemmaia oct 1901
    Sarah oct 1901
    Mirtle aprial 1905
    Lilie march 1910
    The family is living next door to Thomas Burnes born march 1838 in ireland.