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John MILBURN (1860-1937)

Name: John MILBURN
Sex: Male
Father: George MILBURN (1834-1907)
Mother: Elizabeth WRAY (1836-1905)

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth 13 Jul 1860 Whitby, Yorkshire
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 0) Ship - Margaret (?)1
Age 10 months, on board ship Margaret (?) with his parents George (Master) and his wife Elizabeth (Masters Wife) and and 2 others aged 18 and 14.
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 10) Whitby, Yorkshire2
26 Esk Terrace, Ruswarp, Whitby
Age 10 living in Ruswarp, Yorkshire with his parents and siblings and his occupation was Scholar.
Occupation 4 Aug 1878 (age 18) Second Mate3
Occupation 29 Nov 1879 (age 19) First Mate4
Census 1881 (age 20-21)
Not listed in 1881 census with his parents & siblings, presumed away from home.
Occupation 6 Jul 1883 (age 22) Master Seaman5
Census 1891 (age 30-31) Whitby, Yorkshire
Is not listed, only his wife, son, one daughter and a servant were at 36 Esk Terrace, Whitby, presumed at sea.
Occupation 1911 (age 50-51) Steamship Manager
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 50) Whitby, Yorkshire6
Glencliffe, Flowergate Cross, Whitby, Yorkshire
Living at Glencliffe, Flowergate Cross, Whitby with his wife, 2 youngest children John & Olive, and his occupation was Steamship Manager. His niece Lizzie Mennell age 14 from Lanes, Manchester and two servants Nora Gatenby age 21 and Freda Gatenby age 17 were also living there.
The census form lists 13 rooms, including the kitchen but excluding bathrooms.
Immigration 4 Oct 1913 (age 53) to Newport, USA from Whitby, Yorkshire7
Death 24 Jan 1937 (age 76) St Helier, Jersey
Will 26 Jan 1937 (age 76) St Helier, Jersey8
Probate 21 Sep 1937 London9

Marriage

Spouse Elizabeth Ann MENNELL (1864- )
Children Florence Mennell MILBURN (1884-1958)
Thomas Mennell MILBURN (1886-1918)
Sarah Lizzie MILBURN (1887- )
George MILBURN (1890- )
Eric MILBURN (1893-1964)
John MILBURN (1902-1914)
Olive MILBURN (1906- )

Individual Note 1

25 Aug 1992 - Casa Melita, Green Street, St. Helier: compulsory purchase of land.

https://statesassembly.gov.je/assemblyminutes/1992/states%20minutes%2025th%20august%201992.pdf

Picture of new development:

https://garnettnetherwood.com/projects/casa-melita/

Individual Note 2

11 Feb 1918 John was a beneficiary of the will of his brother-in-law (Ada's husband) when he died.

Individual Note 3

Referred to by Simon Milburn and his relatives as Captain John Milburn. He lived in a large house in St Hilda's Terrace called Stonehouse. (according to Simon Milburn in 2019)

Sources

1"Census 1861 - George Milburn b1834 & others on ship".
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Source: Census 1861 - George Milburn b1834 & others on ship, Census 1861 - George Milburn b1834 & others on ship

2"Census 1871 - George Milburn b1834 & Family".
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Source: Census 1871 - George Milburn b1834 & Family, Census 1871 - George Milburn b1834 & Family

3"Certificate - John Milburn (b1860) - Second Mate".
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Source: Certificate - John Milburn (b1860) - Second Mate, Certificate - John Milburn (b1860) - Second Mate

4"Certificate - John Milburn (b1860) - First Mate".
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Source: Certificate - John Milburn (b1860) - First Mate, Certificate - John Milburn (b1860) - First Mate

5"Certificate - John Milburn (b1860) - Master Seaman".
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Source: Certificate - John Milburn (b1860) - Master Seaman, Certificate - John Milburn (b1860) - Master Seaman

6"Census 1911 - John Milburn b1860 & Family".
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Source: Census 1911 - John Milburn b1860 & Family, Census 1911 - John Milburn b1860 & Family

7"Immigration - John Milburn b1860 & Elizabeth Milburn b1864 (4 Oct 1913)" (New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924 (rows 7 & 8)).
Text From Source: List or Manifest of Alien Passengers for the United States
S.S.Lusitania sailing from Liverpool, 4th Oct, 1913
Milburn John 53 Male Married Ship Owner England English England Whitby Miss S L Milburn Glencliffe, Whitby Newport
Milburn Elizabeth 49 Female Wife "
8"Testament - John Milburn (died 24 Jan 1937) 26 Jan 1937" (https://catalogue.jerseyheritage.org/collection/Details/archive/110085769).
Text From Source: Testament of John Milburn, Casa Velita, St Helier. Dated 17 October 1928. Bequeaths to The Memorial Hospital, Whitby £500.
9"Probate - John Milburn (died 24 Jan 1937)".
Text From Source: MILBURN John of Casa Melita St. Helier Jersey died 24 January 1937 Probate London 21 September to Eric Milburn stockbroker and George Clarkson master mariner. Effects £847 10s 10d. in England.
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Source: Probate - John Milburn (died 24 Jan 1937), Probate - John Milburn (died 24 Jan 1937)