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SCOBIE family


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Civil Parish: Liberton
Registration District: Liberton
County: Midlothian
SCOBIE Andrew head 1849 age 32 Coal Miner Lime, Peeblesshire
SCOBIE Janet wife 1854 age 27 Coal Miner's Wife Dalkeith, Midlothian
SCOBIE Mary Jane daur 1873 age 8 Scholar Eddleston, Peebles
SCOBIE Andrew son 1875 age 6 Scholar Lasswade, Midlothian
SCOBIE Janet daur 1877 age 4 Lasswade, Midlothian
SCOBIE Wm Jas son 1880 age 1 Penicuick, Midlothian

Assisted Immigrants
SCOBIE Andrew 32 Orontes 1882 Sydney and family Reels 2142, 2493
SCOBIE Janet 28 Orontes 1882 Sydney and family Reels 2142, 2493
SCOBIE Mary Jane 10 Orontes [b. 1 May 1872 Eddleston, Peebles]
SCOBIE Andrew 7 Orontes
SCOBIE Janet 5 Orontes
SCOBIE William 2 Orontes

Arrived 19 Aug 1882
Reel 2493
Andrew 32 Gardener - Peebles - parents Andrew & Mary Haules/Hanler ?? - Presby - Read & write - No relations in colony

We have at least three generations of Andrew. I've looked in FreeCEN and can't seem to find the family in 1841 or 1851. I'm heading to SP looking for the Andrew & Mary marriage.

There is a marriage in 1852 somewhere but not Peebles or Midlothian for an Andrew SCOBIE to a Mary UNKNOWN.

An Andrew SCOBIE born 1852 not Peebles or Midlothian but father is not Andrew. ???

All Scotland 1845-1854 no Andrew with father =Andrew with name as SC(O)OBIE/Y


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