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Burney, Sir Cecil, first baronetlocked

  • V. W. Baddeley
  • , revised by Paul G. Halpern


Burney, Sir Cecil, first baronet (1858–1929), naval officer, was born in Jersey on 15 May 1858, the second son of Captain Charles Burney RN, for many years superintendent of Greenwich Hospital school, and his wife, Catherine Elizabeth, daughter of Charles Jones, of La Ferrière, Jersey...

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J. Burke, A general [later edns A genealogical] and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the United Kingdom [later edns the British empire] (1829–)