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by WilmaM
Tue Apr 06, 2021 12:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trying to find these Campbell Sisters
Replies: 13
Views: 183

Re: Trying to find these Campbell Sisters

what about this one for Charlotte in 1891: Name: Charlotte Campbell Age: 26 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1865 Relationship: Servt (Servant) Gender: Female Where born: Wick, Caithnessh Registration Number: 231 Registration district: Peterculter Civil parish: Peterculter County: Aberdeenshire Address: Ha...
by WilmaM
Tue Apr 06, 2021 12:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trying to find these Campbell Sisters
Replies: 13
Views: 183

Re: Trying to find these Campbell Sisters

1901 census on Ancestry has only 1 Margaret Campbell who is single, not with parents and of the correct age group and from Caithness. Margaret Campbell Age: 31 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1870 Relationship: Patient Gender: Female Where born: Bower, Caithness Registration Number: 312 Registration distr...
by WilmaM
Sun Apr 04, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trying to find these Campbell Sisters
Replies: 13
Views: 183

Re: Trying to find these Campbell Sisters

That Christina seem to have had a few names, her death is registered under Gunn, Campbell, Malcolm and Gemmel. At Latheron in 1937 aged 67. Married : James Gunn in 1901 [ died 1909] Thomas Gemmell in 1910 at Wick [?died 1922] Not sure where the Malcolm comes in - no obvious marriages around the time...
by WilmaM
Sun Apr 04, 2021 9:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Family of John Proctor and Margaret Macrae
Replies: 11
Views: 162

Re: Family of John Proctor and Margaret Macrae

Wilma you are a genius, that sounds like her. I thought that I had tried every permutation of Proctor & McCrae. Thank you so very much. isk I just looked for Margaret in Elgin of the right age bracket - she was near the top. Those Poor Relief records runmerry mentions will be interesting, if you ca...
by WilmaM
Sat Apr 03, 2021 7:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Family of John Proctor and Margaret Macrae
Replies: 11
Views: 162

Re: Family of John Proctor and Margaret Macrae

Is this perhaps her in 1861? Piece: SCT1861/135 Place: Elgin -Morayshire Enumeration District: 2 Civil Parish: Elgin Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: Elgin Burgh Folio: 0 Page: 11 Schedule: 62 Address: 229 High Street Surname First name(s) Rel Status Sex Age Occupation Where Born Remarks MC...
by WilmaM
Wed Mar 31, 2021 11:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Family of John Proctor and Margaret Macrae
Replies: 11
Views: 162

Re: Family of John Proctor and Margaret Macrae

The OPR's on Scotlands people has a death of a 49 year old John Proctor 27/8/1847 at Elgin.
Which ties in, have you got that one?
by WilmaM
Wed Mar 31, 2021 9:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Family of John Proctor and Margaret Macrae
Replies: 11
Views: 162

Re: Family of John Proctor and Margaret Macrae

I had a quick look on Ancestry's Military section: UK, Royal Hospital Chelsea Pensioner Soldier Service Records, 1760-1920, had 1 of interest Name: John Proctor Enlistment Age: 21 Discharge Age: 40 Birth Date: abt 1800 Birth Place: Saint Andrew Moray Enlistment Year: 1821 Discharge Year: 1840 Regime...
by WilmaM
Wed Mar 24, 2021 1:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lorimer Conundrum
Replies: 7
Views: 116

Re: Lorimer Conundrum

Oh good, little snippets sometimes help.
Keep us posted, we are intrigued here, as that's 'our' neck of the woods [holidays, and GGGParents birthplaces].
by WilmaM
Tue Mar 23, 2021 11:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lorimer Conundrum
Replies: 7
Views: 116

Re: Lorimer Conundrum

nothing in the Fordyce Presbytery minutes, sadly. First 1814 entry is April.
A bit disappointing - I was looking for more in the tale.

And this is just the first week of the Kirk Records - what other 'goodies' are in store for us.
by WilmaM
Tue Mar 23, 2021 7:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lorimer Conundrum
Replies: 7
Views: 116

Re: Lorimer Conundrum

keep reading Maggie - I'm on page 35 .
being a soldier is mentioned, and it's to be continued in February.