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James Burnett                                    1850-1917
James was born on 24 December 1850, in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, the son of James Burnett and Eliza Clark. He married Elizabeth Thompson on 5 May 1874, in New Zealand. The family immigrated to America in 1880.
Elizabeth Thompson                            1856-1898             (1st Wife)
Elizabeth was born on 10 July 1856, in Monkwearmouth, the daughter of Joseph Thompson and Isabella White.
I have identified the following children:
James Henry Born 8 Dec 1875   Southbrook, New Zealand Married Elizabeth Jane Vaughn
Edith Marshall
George Albert Born 21 Feb 1877   Kaiapoi, New Zealand Married Ada Laverne Porter
Mary Rosetta Nielson
Thomas Edward Born 27 Apr 1878   Southbrook, New Zealand Married Martha Maranah Vaughn
Joseph William Born 16 Dec 1881   Farmington, Utah Married Edith Maud Silvester
Clara Elizabeth Fowler Averett
David Thompson Born 20 Nov 1885   Farmington, Utah Married Agnes Stuart
Clarence Arthur Born 19 Jun 1888   Kaysville, Utah Married Jane Beatrice Preece
Minerva Jane Born 19 Jan 1892   Kaysville, Utah Married John Clifford Mason
Ernest Born 18 Jan 1898   Plymouth, Utah Died 15 Sep 1898
Birth of Parents
James Burnett b: 24 Dec 1850         Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Son of James Burnett and Eliza Clark
Elizabeth Thompson b: 10 Jul 1856  c: 27 Jul 1856     St. Peter's, Monkwearmouth     1856 3Q Sunderland 10a 4__
daughter of Joseph and Isabella Thompson, Zetland Street, Shipwright

Marriage
5 May 1874
James Burnett
Elizabeth Thompson
Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand         1874/13285
Father: James Burnett
Father: Joseph Thompson

Children
James Henry Burnett b: 8 Dec 1875               Southbrook, Canterbury, New Zealand         1876/1327
son of James Burnett, and Elizabeth Thompson
George Albert Burnett b: 21 Feb 1877                     Kaiapoi, Canterbury, New Zealand         1877/2692
son of James Burnett, and Elizabeth Thompson
Thomas Edward Burnett b: 27 Apr 1878               Southbrook, Canterbury, New Zealand       1878/14080
son of James Burnett, and Elizabeth Thompson

1880 Census 1 June 1880 Farmington, Davis County, Utah
   
Occupation
Birth Place  
Self Father Mother
James Burnett
Elizabeth
James H.
George A.
Thomas Edward

Wife
Son
Son
Son
Age 29
Age 23
Age 4
Age 3
Age 2
RR Section Hand
Keeping House
England
England
New Zealand
New Zealand
New Zealand
England
England
England
England
England
England
England
England
England
England
24 Dec 1850
10 Jul 1856
8 Dec 1875
21 Feb 1877
27 Apr 1878

Joseph William Burnett b: 16 Dec 1881               Farmington, Davis County, Utah
son of James Burnett, and Elizabeth Thompson
David Thompson Burnett b: 20 Nov 1885               Farmington, Davis County, Utah
son of James Burnett, and Elizabeth Thompson
Clarence Arthur Burnett b: 19 Jun 1888               Kaysville, Davis County, Utah
son of James Burnett, and Elizabeth Thompson
Minerva Jane Burnett b: 19 Jan 1892               Kaysville, Davis County, Utah
daughter of James Burnett, and Elizabeth Thompson
Ernest Burnett b: 18 Jan 1898               Plymouth, Box Elder County, Utah
son of James Burnett, and Elizabeth Thompson              Died 15 Sep 1898

Death
Elizabeth (Thompson) Burnett Died 21 Jan 1898               Plymouth, Box Elder County, Utah
Buried 24 Jan 1898 Plymouth, Box Elder, Utah


Eliza Annie Larsen                                   1870-1948     (2nd Wife)
Eliza was born on 10 March 1870, the daughter of Christian Larsen and Emma Barnett, at Logan, Utah. Christian was from Denmark, and Emma was from England. They both immigrated to the U.S. in 1866. Eliza married James Burnett on 6 September 1899, at Logan, Cache County, Utah.
I have found no additional children:
Birth of New Wife
Eliza Annie Larsen b: 10 Mar 1870          Logan, Cache County, Utah
daughter of Christian Larsen and Emma Barnett

Marriage
6 Sep 1899
James Burnett
Eliza Annie Larsen
Logan, Cache, Utah
Father: James Burnett
Father: Christian Larsen

1900 Census 1 Jun 1900
Logon Township, Cache County, Utah, U.S.A.
District 80, Page 18 of 46 Years
Married
Children/
Living
Birthplace
Person
Birthplace
Father
Birthplace
Mother
Month & Year of Birth
James H. Burnett
David
Clarence
Minerva
Age 49
Age 14
Age 11
Age 8
Poultry Dealer
at School
at School
at School
X
  England
Utah
Utah
Utah
England
England
England
England
England
England
England
England
Dec 1850
Nov 1885
Jun 1888
Jan 1892

1900 Census 1 Jun 1900
Logon Township, Cache County, Utah, U.S.A.
District 80, Page 20 of 46
Immigrated to U.S. in 1866
Years
Married
Children/
Living
Birthplace
Person
Birthplace
Father
Birthplace
Mother
Month & Year of Birth
Christian Larsen
Emma (Wife)
Eliza Ann Burnett (Dau)
Ainton? (Son)
Zrsten? (Dau)
Oliver (Son)
Lecter (Son)
Age 51
Age 48
Age 30
Age 19
Age 14
Age 10
Age 8
Farmer


Laborer
at School
at School
at School
32
32
1

11/5
0/0
Denmark
England
Utah
Utah
Utah
Utah
Utah
Denmark
England
England
England
England
England
England
Denmark
England
England
England
England
England
England
Aug 1848
Apr 1852
Mar 1870
Jul 1880
Dec 1885
Nov 1889
Mar 1892

Death
James Burnett Died 28 Apr 1917               Clinton, Davis County, Utah
Buried 1 May 1917, Plymouth, Box Elder, Utah

1920 Census 1 Jan 1920
Plymouth, Box Elder County, Utah, U.S.A.
State Road
Birthplace
Person
Birthplace
Father
Birthplace
Mother
David T. Burnett
Agnes (Wife)
Stewart
Kenitta (dau)
Marvin
Agnes
David F.
Eliza Burnett (Widow)
Age 34
Age 32
Age 23
Age 9
Age 7
Age 2
Age 5/12
Age 49
Farmer






Step Mother
Utah
Idaho
Idaho
Idaho
Utah
Utah
Utah
Utah
England
Scotland
Utah
Utah
Utah
Utah
Utah
Denmark
England
Wales
Idaho
Idaho
Idaho
Idaho
Idaho
England
20 Nov 1885
2 May 1887
7 Nov 1910
abt 1912
21 Nov 1914
abt 1917
abt 1919
abt 1870

1930 Census 1 Apr 1930
Logan, Cache County, Utah
District 53, Image 11 of 20
551 North 6th East
Birthplace
Person
Birthplace
Father
Birthplace
Mother
Annie L. Burnett (Widow) Age 60 None Utah Denmark England abt 1870
Additional Information in Census:
Owned home, cost $1,000, Had no Radio, Was 28 at 1st Marriage.

Death
Eliza Annie (Larsen) Burnett Died 12 Feb 1948
Buried 14 Feb 1948, Plymouth, Box Elder, Utah



SPECIAL THANKS  to V. Sederholm, a descendant of Joseph Thompson (1820-1901) for the details provided above.