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William PEAT


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William PEAT b. 29 April 1861 Cockpen, Midlothian
Batch: C116761

Civil Parish: Lasswade
County: Midlothian
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 Cockpen

Looking for William in 1891 and 1901.


Also looking for Anne.

Anne PEAT b. 3 Sep 1863 Newbattle, Midlothian
Batch: C116951

Registration District: Stobhill
Civil Parish: Borthwick
County: Midlothian
Joseph WEST Head 29 Stone Mason Borthwick, Edinburgh
Margaret WEST Wife 39 Lasswade, Edinburgh
Grace WEST dau 6 Temple, Edinburgh
Cathern WEST dau 4 Temple, Edinburgh
Margart WEST dau 1 Borthwick, Edinburgh
Ann PEAT stepdaughter 17 General Servt Newbattle, Edinburgh
Andrew PEAT & Margaret SHEDDEN
18 Feb 1861 Lanark, Lanark
Batch: M116481

Andrew died sometime between 1863 and 21 Jul 1871, when Margaret remarried.

Margaret's parents are Charles and Ann. First daughter Ann(e).

I have nothing else on Andrew yet. Not found in 1861 or 1871 yet.

First son William so Andrew's father could be William.

3x Andrew PEAT in 1841 aged 6, 10 and 15 and none it seems with father = William.
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Piece: SCT1851/604 Place: Ayr -Ayrshire Enumeration District: 8
Civil Parish: Mauchline Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: Mauchline
Folio: 0 Page: 17 Schedule: 81
Address: 40 North Quarter
Surname First name(s) Rel Status *** Age Occupation Where Born Remarks
PEAT William Head M M 43 Master Mason Employing 7 Men Lanarkshire - Glasgow
PEAT Mary Wife M F 43 Mason's Wife Lanarkshire - Lanark
PEAT William - U M 20 Mason Journeyman Lanarkshire - Lanark
PEAT John - U M 16 Masons Apprentice Lanarkshire - Glasgow
PEAT James - U M 15 Scholar At Home Lanarkshire - Lanark
PEAT Robert - - M 13 Scholar At Home Lanarkshire - Lanark
PEAT Samual - - M 11 Scholar At Home Lanarkshire - Glasgow
PEAT Andrew - - M 9 Scholar At Home Lanarkshire - Glasgow
PEAT Matthew - - M 6 Scholar At Home Lanarkshire - Lanark
PEAT Pringle - - M 4 Scholar At Home Midlothian - Edinburgh
PEAT Walter - - M 2

Piece: SCT1851/434 Place: Kennoway -Fife Enumeration District: 1
Civil Parish: Kennoway Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: Kennoway
Folio: 0 Page: 14 Schedule: 70
Address: Den Head
Surname First name(s) Rel Status *** Age Occupation Where Born Remarks
PEAT William Head M M 40 Carrier Fife - Kennoway
PEAT Isobella Wife M F 38 Fife - Scoonie
PEAT Andrew Son U M 16 Joiner App Fife - Kennoway
PEAT David Son U M 14 Handloom Weaver Linen Fife - Kennoway
PEAT Jessie Dau U F 10 Scholar Fife - Kennoway
PEAT Margaret Dau U F 8 Scholar Fife - Kennoway
Page: 0/15
PEAT Agnes Dau U F 6 Scholar Fife - Kennoway
PEAT John Son U M 4 Fife - Kennoway
PEAT Elizabeth Dau U F 1 Fife - Kennoway
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The only death I can find between 1862 and 1871 in SP with no age in index.

434/ 18

If the one in Kennoway in 1841 then much older than Margaret and possibly a 2nd marriage in 1861.

Deaths 1881 - 1891

564/2 103
Greenock East

4x William born abt 1861.
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Occupation for these two thanks.

William Peat
Event Type Census
Event Date 1891
Gender Male
Age 32
Birthplace Lanarkshire
Registration District Coatbridge
County Lanarkshire

William Peat
Event Type Census
Event Date 1891
Gender Male
Age 31
Birthplace Fife
Registration District St Andrew
County Forfarshire (Angus)

in 1861 Margaret Sheddon/Peat is a visitor at her father's house at Cockpen, she is given as married and wife of a joiner and is under her maiden name of Sheddon.

There is an Andrew Peat, house carpenter, lodging with the family of John S Black in Blythswood Lanarkshire. He is age 19 born Glasgow but is given as unmarried. This could be a mistake by the householder.

Thanks Elaine.

Lucky there are not many named Andrew Peat to trace. I have a lot of detail but still lots of gaps.

1926 Deaths in the District of Canongate in the City of Edinburgh
No. 405 - Margaret West Widow of 1. Andrew Peat Joiner 2. Joseph West Builder - 1926 December Sixteenth 6h. 10m. P.M. 3 Meadowbank Crescent Edinburgh - F - 86 years - Charles Shedden Grocer (deceased) Ann Shedden M.S. Pentland (deceased) - Influenza, Erysipelas as Cert. by J. A. Gray M.D. - Madeline Crossley Daughter Present - 1926 December 17th At Edinburgh M. Campbell Registrar

Burial Book: Margaret Sheddon aged 86 died at Edinburgh 6 Dec 1926. * 16th on headstone and certificate.

The Tombstone of George West and Grace Horn Temple Midlothian in Edinburgh.
Erected by G & J WEST
MARGARET SHEDDEN wife of the above J. WEST died 16th December 1926 aged 86 years.

All the other deaths in the index for an Andrew Peat to 1938 have an age which does not fit either of the two I found in 1851.

I can't see an Andrew in 1871 that fits either of the ones in 1851.

One in Kennoway in 1851 and a death in Kennoway in 1864 with no age.

Not close enough to main line to spend any SP credits.

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