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Addie Lorraine Burns
1902 - 1978
Addie Lorraine, Newton, Samuel, Samuel Jr., Samuel Sr., Jonathan, Samuel, Isaac
Addie Lorraine Hartt was born July 21, 1902, in Sheridan, MT, and moved with the family to Alberta, then the N.W.T. She started school at Mossleigh where here father Newton Henry had land, then later attended school at Lone Butte and Hanna. Lorraine had a lovely singing voice and sang at many local weddings, including her cousin Beatrice Rose and Owen Stillís wedding in 1946. Addie married Herbert Spencer Burns 1922. He was born January 1896 in Greenbank, ON. Spencerís father, James, came west in 1901 with his eight sons, because they couldnít farm in the Ontario because they didnít have enough land. Lorraine and Spencer lived on the farm near Watts, AB, until 1945. They went to Nightingale in 1952 as an agent of the Alberta Pacific Grain Company, staying a year and a half, then moved to Vulcan where Spencer was a Field Inspector. He was a grand man and was always interested in church work. Children of Addie Lorraine (Hartt) & Herbert Spencer Burns: William Spencer, Robert Whitfield, Marianne Sheridan Lorraine died May 23, 1978, in Lethbridge, AB, and Herbert passed away in Vulcan, AB, Jan. 5, 1960. Both were buried in Union Cemetery, Calgary.
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