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red mail margaret and mary johnston
i am trying to trace margaret born 1844 and mary johnston born 1851 who are in the 1891 census working for duncan forbes and wife janet dyce forbes of balgownie house, old machar. they were both domestic servants but i can find no trace of them after this census.
red mail Peter Gordon and Mary Forbes
I am searching for information on Peter Gordon born 1811 in Crathie ? , He had a son James born on April 8 1853 in Aboyne Aberdeen with Mary Forbes . This is as far as I have gotten on my search about him .
red mail JOHNSTON(E) Old Machar 1772
Looking for any of this family. Child Christian baptised in Old Machar in 1772. The daughter of Samuel & Christian ms MARTIN. Had a brother Samuel, baptiseed in Mormond. One of the witnesses was Alexander JOHNSON(E)The other was a Peter MORISON.
red mail Dunn
Any info about the family and descendants of William Dunn(b1806)Old Machar and Agnes Singer (b1804) Fintray. Their sons James (b1827) and William (b1829) stayed in Aberdeen but sons Alexander (b1832) and John (b1838) emigrated to the gold fields of Australia. Their father William also went to the gold fields and committed suicide at Beechworth Victoria in 1869. I would be interested to hear from any descendants.
red mail Jet STEEL
Described in the census of 1841 as a Surgeon. Son of Margaret STEEL whose daughter Elizabeth went on to marry John DENNISON, Mariner & ship owner born London. but lived in Aberdeen. Any info. on any of the above gratefully received...Thanks Roy
red mail anderson-henderson
I am looking for any info on James Anderson & Ann Henderson Anderson. In 1881 they lived at 120 Barron St., Old Machar. James was a Gen. Carter and their children were: William, James, Charles, Alexander (my husbands's grandfather), Ann, Jane & James. Alexander left Scotland because of poaching and came to the U.S. at 18.He married Alice Moir either in Scotland or U.S.
red mail Slater
I'm looking for information on the following offspring of John and Joanna Slater. Elizabeth Slater, born 13 Sep 1870, Aberdeenshire, Martha, born 16 Aug 1873, Glasgow, John Drummond Slater, born 2 Aug 1880, Glasgow. John and Joanna moved from Aberdeen to Glasgow, where John was involved with the City Mission. In 1903 he emigrated to South Africa with his wife and two youngest daughters. The older children appear to have been left behind in Scotland.
william stevenson
william stevenson born 1813 old kilpatrick married (mary wood born 1816 ) in dunbartonshire 1838 am searchin for info on his mother and father
red mail Maxwell, Thomas circa 1810
Scotsman mariner rumoured to have come from Aberdeen arrived in New Zealand around 1830 was then involved in timber, pub propietor, ship building and as a trader in partnership with a Capt James Moncur Named his sons John,Robert,James, George, Patrick and Andrew...and his ship the "Sarah Maxwell" We know he spent time in NSW Australia. Some oral history indicates he may have left Scotland in the company of other male relatives who disembarked before he arrived in NZ. It is assumed due to his statement of, having been a mariner, that he worked his passage to NZ He was lost assumed drowned in 1843 in NZ waters
red mail Cameron
I am seeking family of Donald Cameron & Virginia Pettett. Son James Isaac Cameron married 1888 Melbourne, Australia to Sarah Ann Parnwell Smith daughter of George Parnwell Smith & Ann McDonald, born Tasmania.
red mail Sutherland Middleton Paul
Elizabeth Sutherland married George Middleton 1854 in Aberdeen Her father was John Sutherland and mother Elizabeth Paul Does this fit anyone's family tree please
red mail CLARK, FYFE, Old Machar
Looking for descendants of Alexander CLARK and Mary Ann FYFE. Known children are George, printer's clerk in 1881 aged 19; Alexander, arts student at Aberdeen University; and James, scholar aged 15 in 1881. Mary Ann was widowed by then and is listed as a lodging-house keeper. Her sister Janet was m to Alexander Hunter of Inverurie.
red mail Roose/Ruse/Rewse
John Roose married Grace Hamilton. They had John 1821 who married Penelope, Henry 1822 who married Sarah, Miriam 1824, William 1826, and William 1831. I know what happpened to Henry, and John and Penelope were living in Woolwich, London in 1881.
red mail Petrie/Cowe
My Great Grandparents John and Catherine Petrie nee Cowe. Lived in Granholme, Woodside with their family of 14 in the late 1800's - mid 1900's. Any info on the family would be appreciated. I am the eldest daughter Kate's grandaughter and am researching for a book about the family
red mail Wood/James/Joseph
Looking for the mother of James Wood, born 1777 Aberdeen, father Joseph and mother unknown. Left Aberdeen for Prince Edward Island Canada in 1796 ??James married Elizabeth Mabey. Any help whatsoever would be appreciated.
Looking for James Spence born 1896 who married Christina Davidson. Any information would be great.
red mail Craigie Booth
Alexander Craigie b. 16 Jun 1790 Montrose, Angus, c. 26 Jun 1790, d. Apr 1832, Aberdeen, buried Montrose, Angus. He was a shipmaster for 35 years and had 6 children by his wife Elizabeth Booth: John, 1818, George 1820, Eliza 1823, Alexander 1824, Gordon Norrie 1827, and Peter Nicol 1832. Elizabeth Booth Craigie was a widow by April 1832. Peter was born in October 1832. She was in London in 1851 with 4 of the children. We think Gordon died as a child.
red mail Alexander Sangster Lamb French
Looking for info on my grandparents Alexander married Isabela Gardiner.His Parents were Alexandrina Lamb and Arthur French,alexander had two ?sisters,margaret and alexandrina{ina} Ina married into the white family and I believe moved to dundee.My grandfather was born in william place of king street,aberdeen,can anyone give me anymore information please.I think my grandfather was born 1885
red mail Sinclair
Roderick Sinclair married Helen Leonard 29.3.1825 at Old Machar, Aberdeen. Seeking info of Roderick's birthplace, death. Also about his daughter Margaret Sinclair born about 1830 and married Wm Cruikshank at Monquhitter 30.5 1863
red mail Garden
Seeking info on Joe, Hilda & Maggie Garden lived in Aberdeen area in late 1800s Joe moved to America before 1920, Hilda married became a Grant & moved to England I think Maggie moved to Canada if anyone has any news please contact me

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