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Grace & Catherine WEST

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Birth 1874 WEST GRACE F 698/B 51 Stobhill

Birth 1876 WEST CATHERINE HASTI F 698/B 98 Stobhill

Mother's maiden name is Shedden and grandmother's Pentland. Other names Peat and Walker but no sign of Hasti....

1881
Registration No: 698B
Registration District: Stobhill
Civil Parish: Borthwick
County: Midlothian
Roll: CSSCT1881_301 Page 10
ED: 4 Schedule: 47
Address: -
Joseph West Head 29 Stone Mason Borthwick Edinburgh
Margaret West Wife 39 Lasswade Edinburgh
Grace West Dau 6 Scholar Temple Edinburgh
Cathern West Dau 4 Temple Edinburgh
Margart West Dau 1 Borthwick Edinburgh
Ann Peat Stepdau 17 General Servt Newbattle Edinburgh

1891
Registration No: 698B
Registration District: Stobhill
Civil Parish: Borthwick
County: Midlothian
Roll: CSSCT1891_369 Page 13
ED: 4 Schedule: 67
Address: 12 Clayhouse Cottage
WEST Joseph Head Mar 39 Builder Borthwick Edinburghshire
WEST Margaret Wife Mar 49 Lasswade Edinburghshire
WEST Maggie S Dau 11 Borthwick Edinburghshire
WEST Madeline Dau 9 Scholar Borthwick Edinburghshire
WEST Whilamina Dau 7 Scholar Borthwick Edinburghshire


Looking for Grace in 1891. Traced after 1899 when she married.

Also looking to trace Catherine. Not found so far after 1881.

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Two other births to rule out.

WEST
CATHERINE MATHI
F
1861
692/2 43
Leith South

WEST
CATHERINE DISHI
F
1884
692/2 1068
Leith South
 

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One ruled out.
Marriages
WEST
CATHERINE DISHI
LAURENSON
WILLIAM
1905
692/2 243
Leith South

WEST
CATHERINE DISHI
DUMBLE
ELI GEORGE WILM
1915
692/2 156
Leith South


No sign of Catherine Math... or Hasti...
 
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Thanks Geoff.

I had no idea. Middle name is unexplained so far. Further back to McKenzie and Knight but no Hastings.

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Thanks Geoff.

Marriage 1899 MACKENNA JAMES - WEST GRACE 685/2 68 St Andrew (Edinburgh)

The Belfast News-Letter (Belfast, Ireland), Friday, February 10, 1899; Issue 26059.
Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries
MACKENNA - WEST.-February 8, at 9 Elgin Terrace, Edinburgh by the Rev. Dr. Blair, St. Johns Parish Church, James Mackenna, Armagh, youngest son of the late Robert Mackenna, Killin??, county ?, to Grace, eldest daughter of the late Joseph West, late of 21 Leith Street, Edinburgh and Clayhouse Cottage, Gorebridge, Midlothian.

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Joseph West & Margaret Shedden

George West & Grace Horne

William West & Catharine McKenzie * no baptism for either

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Charles Shedden & Ann Pentland

Charles Shedden & ?

John Pentland & Ann Knight

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? Horne & ?
 

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Just looking for Grace in 1891 and came across this [being the same name] Grace's father Joseph had a sibling Grace, 1842 same parents - George West and Grace Horn. Maybe her marriage..

Grace West
Marriage Date: 4 Jun 1869
Marriage Place: Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian,
Spouse: Alexander Hastings

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Thanks Geoff.

That has to be the origin.

There is at least one other middle name which is the married name of a sibling - Walker

Birth 1884 WEST WILHELMINA WALK[ER] F 698/B 16 Stobhill

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Page 34
1880 MARRIAGES in the District of St. Andrew in the Burgh of Edinburgh
No. 68 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 M.S. Cowan Deceased
[Signed] Grace West Widow of Alexander Hastings Upholsterer - 42 - Same place - George West Cooper Journeyman and Grace West M.S. Horne
[Signed] John Stuart D.D. Minr. of St. Andrews Edinburgh
[Signed] M. West Witness, A. Douglas Witness
1880 March 12th At Edinburgh Alexr. Adam Registrar
 

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There is at least one other middle name which is the married name of a sibling - Walker
Possible if Grace remarried... bro. Joseph fits..

Probate:
Grace West Walker
Death Date: 5 Jul 1896
Death Place: Gorebridge
Confirmation Date: 27 May 1897
Confirmation Place: Edinburgh, Scotland

See attachment re partial page for ID.

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