John Ferrier b. 20 Nov 1872 , Midlothian
- parents George Ferrier & Alice Hunter
John FERRIER & Jane Robertson BROWN
Marriage 1894 Livingston, W Lothian
Civil Parish: Penicuik
Address: Cresswell Cottages
John Ferrier Head 28 Ploughman Newbattle Edinburgh
Civil Parish: Lasswade
James Hannah Head 30 Powder maker Lasswade
Janet wife 27 West Linton Peebleshire
William son 2 Glencourse Midlothian
James son 5mths Lasswade
William Peat boarder 19 Stone mason Cockpen
David Duncan boarder 19 Stone mason...
Madeline b. 10 Nov 1881 Stobhill
Don't have dates for the other two.
Father = Joseph WEST
Mother = Margaret SHEDDEN - married 1st PEAT & 2nd WEST - d. 1926 Canongate
Madeline Crossley Daughter Present - so we have the married name of one.
Registration District: St Andrew
Robert Hutchison TRENCH married in Borthwick 24 Aug 1855 and has not been found in any census.
Working backwards from these two found in 1851:
Piece: SCT1851/693 Place: Liberton -Midlothian Enumeration District: 7
Civil Parish: Liberton Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: -...
A marriage this time:
1880 Tenth March No 21 Leith Street Edinburgh After Banns According to the Forms of the Church of Scotland
Signed. William Walker Hotel Keeper Widower - 57 - No. 21 Leith Street Edinburgh - Thomas Walker Bookbinder Journeyman Deceased and Jane Walker MS C?w.... ...
Another go at finding info on Thomas and George AITKEN.
From 1852 shipping records:
Thomas 26 Shepherd - Edinbro - James & Isabella both dead - CofS
George 23 Farm Lab - Broughton Edinbro - James & Isabella both dead - CofS
George AITKEN & Janet CAIRNS
Marriage 8 Jul 1851...
David SMITH b. abt 1826 Leith, Midlothian
Arrived in Australia 1851 - 1858 ???
The Sydney Morning Herald - Friday 8 October 1858 p.1
On the 6th Instant, by the Rev. H. Darling, Mr. David Smith, to Catharine, second daughter of Mr. George West, both of Scotland.
How can I have a tree of 5000 without a SMITH or two or three? :D
Piece: SCT1841/692 Place: Leith South -Midlothian Enumeration District: 3
Civil Parish: Leith South Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: -
Folio: 3 Page: 13
Address: Glover St.
Surname First name(s) ***...
1869 WEST WILLIAM M 25 TEMPLE /MIDLOTHIAN 700/00 0021
1869 Deaths in the Parish of Temple in the County of Edinburgh
No 21 William West Hairdresser Single - 1869 November First 8h. 40m. A.M. Stobsmills Parish of Temple - M - 25 years - George West Labourer Grace West M.S...
Birth Date: 13 Dec 1829
Christening Date: 10 Jan 1830
Recorded in: North Leith Midlothian Scotland
Father: James BUCHANAN
Mother: Elizabeth COCKRAN
I'd like a look up for James in 1851 please in Lancashire. James was a coachman and general...
Transcription from the Lasswade OPR:
"July 7th 1849 Ann PENTLAND or Shedden Loanhead Aged 35 L C Y - no stone" - OPR 691 v7, p415 Lasswade.
Does anyone know what the 'L C Y' means?
George AITKEN b. abt 1828 Broughton, Midlothian
- parents Robert AITKEN & Isabella (nee BORTHWICK)
I can't find George in 1851.
Janet CAIRNS b. abt 1833 Bridge of Allan, Stirling - not with her family in St Cuthbert's in 1851
Variations include CARNS & CARENS.
They married on 8...