John Burgon   

Personal Data:
Item Date Place/Description
Birth 13 Jan 1785 Eyemouth, Berwickshire, Scotland
Baptism 23 Jan 1785 Eyemouth, Berwickshire, Scotland
Occupation Fisherman "Delight"

Parent Name
Father John Burgon 
Mother Agnes Young 

Personal Note(s):
Note Number Note Text
1 Co owned Delight with William Swanston
Were one of the first 5 teams of paid escorts for commercial traffic and floundering crews. See page 115 "Children of the Sea"


Elizabeth Swanston   

Son: John Burgon  Born: 26 Nov 1811
Son: Alexander Burgon  Born: 25 Aug 1813
Daughter: Jane Burgon  Born: Abt 1815
Daughter: Agnes Burgon  Born: 11 Jan 1818
Daughter: Jean Burgon  Born: Abt 1819
Son: Peter Burgon  Born: 25 Jun 1820
Daughter: Agnes Burgon  Born: Abt 1821
Son: Charles Burgon  Born: 08 Aug 1822
Son: George Burgon  Born: 04 Oct 1822
Daughter: Mary Burgon  Born: 06 Nov 1824
Son: Thomas Burgon  Born: 28 Jul 1828