Burns, Robert (1759 - 1796)

Biography: 
  • Crawford, Robert. “Burns, Robert (1759-1796).” Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Ed. H. C. G. Matthew and Brian Harrison. Oxford: OUP, 2004.
Given Name: 
Robert
Family Name: 
Burns
Birth Date: 
January 25, 1759
Death Date: 
July 21, 1796
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Family Relations: 
father : William Burnes
mother : Agnes Burnes
wife : Jean Burns (from 3 Aug. 1788)
son : Robert Burns
son : Francis Wallace
son : William Nicol
son : James Glencairn Burns
daughter : Elizabeth Burns
daughter : Elizabeth Paton
son : Maxwell Burns

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First RPO Edition: 
1997