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Household #     /     Household Name     /     Surname     /     Given Name     /     Age in Census



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       Burray
  Household #  -  Household Name  - Surname  -  Given Name -  Age in Census  --b.~ (born circa)   
 
 
 
                    33   -  DYKEND  -   [ Dyke-end ] 
 
 
  M.S. WALLS  - Helen -  age  49 --b.~1772.  
 
  Notes- Helen: 
 MARR.John "McLOAD" on 17 Dec.1805, North Parish.  W-  William Duncan, James Louttit.  >per OPR 
 <<  The death register for [John and] Helen's daughter Charlotte [February of 1871], indicates that her father's occupation was as a "Ag. Labourer".  >>
 
 
 McLEOD  - James -  age  16 --b.~1805.  
 McLEOD  - Charlotte -  age  10 --b.~1811.  
 
  Notes- Charlotte: 
  Parents: "James" McLEOD, Helen WALLS.  >per CDR -- (NOTE: The death register entry has her father's first name as "James", but as indicated by the OPR marriage register entry for her mother, Helen Walls, I believe it should be "John".) 
 <<  b.  circa 1811-1812.  >per CDR & 1821 Census  >> 
 d.  22 Feb.1871, Burray -"age 59"  >per CDR 
 Unmarried at death.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: "Peter Berston, Son in law".  >per CDR
 
 
                                                                                                                                                                                            
 
                    34   -  PETERHEAD  -
 
 
 SINCLAIR  - John -  age  32 --b.~1789.  
 
  Notes- John: 
  Parents: Magnus SINCLAIR, Isabella SINCLAIR.  >per CDR 
 <<  b.  circa 1789.  >per CDR & 1821 Census  >> 
 <<  MARR.Margaret SINCLAIR.  >> 
 d.  27 Mar.1862, Burray -"age 73"  >per CDR 
 MARR.to Margaret SINCLAIR at death.  >per CDR 
 Occupation at death: Farmer.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: William Sinclair, Son.  >per CDR
 
 
  M.S. SINCLAIR  - Margare -  age  26 --b.~1795.  
 
  Notes- Margaret: 
  Parents: "John" SINCLAIR, Barbara BRODIE.  >per CDR -- (NOTE: The death register has "John" SINCLAIR as her father, but I believe it should be William SINCLAIR and was never corrected by the Registrar... see Burray #14.) 
 <<  b.  circa 1789-1795.  >per CDR & 1821 Census  >> 
 d.  30 Apr.1882, Peterhead, Burray -"age 93"  >per CDR 
 Wdw.of "John SINCLAIR, Fisherman" at death.  >per CDR 
 Occupation at death: Pauper.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: John Guthrie, Neighbor.  >per CDR
 
 
                                                                                                                                                                                            
 
                    35   -  CLODDYHALL  -   [ Clodiehall ] 
 
 
 BERSTON  - James -  age  65 --b.~1756.  
 BERSTON  - Clement -  age  80 --b.~1741.  
 
                                                                                                                                                                                            
 
                    36   -  SLAP  -
 
 
 HOURSTON  - Peter -  age  26 --b.~1795.  
 
  Notes- Peter: 
  Parents: James HOURSTON, "Isabel CHAMBERS".  >per OPR -- (NOTE: His death register has his parents as James HOURSTON, Isabella CHALMERS.) 
 b.  22 May 1794, Shapinsay / c.  23 May 1794.  W-  David Guthrie, Henry Rusland.  >per OPR 
 <<  MARR."Christian MILLER"--[dtr.of Thomas "MILL", Barbara MUIR] -- (NOTE: The former spelling of Christina's maiden surname as per Peter' CDR, the latter spelling as per Christina's CDR -- also note that her gravestone in Burray Cemetery appears to have her maiden surname spelled as "MILIN".)  >> 
 d.  2 June 1871, Burray -"age 78"  >per CDR 
 MARR.to "Christian MILLER" at death.  >per CDR 
 Occupation at death: Farmer.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: John Ross, Neighbor.  >per CDR
 
 
  M.S. MILLER  - Chirsty  / Christina  -  age  28 --b.~1793.  
 
  Notes- Chirsty: 
  Parents: Thomas "MILL", Barbara MUIR.  >per CDR 
 <<  b.  circa 1793.  >per CDR & 1821 Census  >> 
 d.  10 Mar.1879, Blinkbonny, Burray -"age 86"  >per CDR 
 Wdw.of "Peter HOURSTON, Fisherman" at death.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: James Sinclair, Neighbor.  >per CDR
 
 
  M.S. CHALMERS  - Isobel  / Isabella  -  age  63 --b.~1758.  
 
  Notes- Isobel: 
 <<  MARR.James HOURSTON.  >per son Peter's CDR  >>
 
 
 LEITH  - Catherine -  age  55 --b.~1766.  
 
                                                                                                                                                                                            
 
                    37   -  MOYER  -
 
 
 ROSS  - Charles -  age  73 --b.~1748.  
 
  Notes- Charles: 
 <<  MARR.Margaret ROSS.  >per daughter Barbara's CDR  >> 
 <<  The death register for Charles' daughter Barbara [December of 1860], indicates that Charles' occupation was as a "Tailor".  >>
 
 
 ROSS  - Barbara -  age  32 --b.~1789.  
 
  Notes- Barbara: 
  Parents: Charles ROSS, Margaret ROSS.  >per CDR 
 <<  b.  circa 1788-1789.  >per CDR & 1821 Census  >> 
 d.  7 Dec.1860, Burray -"age 72"  >per CDR 
 Unmarried at death.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: William Ross, Brother.  >per CDR
 
 
                                                                                                                                                                                            
 
                    38   -  SILVERDYKE  -   [ Cellardyke ] 
 
 
 ROSS  - John -  age  47 --b.~1774.  
 
  Notes- John: 
  Parents: Lauchlin ROSS, Margaret KNIGHT.  >per CDR 
 <<  b.  circa 1772-1774.  >per CDR & 1821 Census  >> 
 MARR."Chirstian" DUNCAN --[dtr.of John DUNCAN, Betsy STEPHEN]-- on (no date given in record) Dec.1808, Burray.  W-  James Ross, John "Wildridge".  >per OPR 
 d.  30 Jul.1857, Burray -"age 85"  >per CDR 
 "Married" at death - (spouse's name not given in death register).  >per CDR 
 <<  MARR.to Christina DUNCAN at death... Christina died in 1882.  >> 
 Occupation at death: Farmer.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: William "Norquay", Grandson.  >per CDR
 
 
  M.S. DUNCAN  - Chirsty  / Christina  -  age  30 --b.~1791.  
 
  Notes- Chirsty: 
  Parents: John DUNCAN, "Elspet" STEPHEN.  >per OPR -- (NOTE: Her death register has her parents as John DUNCAN, Betsy STEPHEN.) 
 b.  7 (Sep.?) 1789, Canisbay, Caithness / c.  (date not decipherable in record) 1789.  W-  (no Witnesses listed in record).  >per OPR -- (NOTE: The record is at the bottom of the old parish register page, with faint writing and very difficult to read.) 
 d.  11 Feb.1882, Cellardyke, Burray -"age 92"  >per CDR 
 Wdw.of John ROSS at death.  >per CDR 
 Occupation at death: Pauper.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: James Bruce, Son in law.  >per CDR
 
 
  ROSS  - Jean -  age  11 --b.~1810.  
 
  Notes- Jean: 
  Parents: John ROSS, "Chirstian" DUNCAN.  >per OPR 
 b.  9 Sep.1809, Burray / c.  11 Sep.1809.  W-  John Duncan, William Park.  >per OPR
 
 
  ROSS  - Margare -  age   9 --b.~1812.  
  ROSS  - John -  age   7 --b.~1814.  
 
  Notes- John: 
 <<  Parents: John ROSS, Christina "ROSS".  >per gravestone at Burray Cemetery  >> 
 <<  b.  1814.  >per gravestone at Burray Cemetery  >> 
 <<  d.  24 June 1852 -"age 38"  >per gravestone at Burray Cemetery  >> 
 <<  Occupation in 1851: Fisherman.  >per South Ronaldsay and Burray 1851 Census/ "Sillerdyke", Burray #13/64 - (OFHS transcription)  >>
 
 
  ROSS  - Betty  / Betsy / Elizabeth  -  age   5 --b.~1816.  
 
  Notes- Betty: 
  Parents: John ROSS, Christina DUNCAN.  >per CDR -- (NOTE: Her OPR marriage register entry has her parents as John ROSS, "Christian" DUNCAN.) 
 <<  b.  circa 1816.  >per CDR & 1821 Census  >> 
 later MARR.link to spouseJames ROSIE --son of James ROSIE, "Jean" BRUCE-- on 7 Dec.1837, North Parish.  W-  John Ross, Hugh McKay.  >per OPR -- (at marriage, Elizabeth was from Burray, James from Blanster.) 
 d.  20 Feb.1890, Cellardyke, Burray -"age 74"  >per CDR 
 MARR.to "James ROSIE, Fisherman" at death.  >per CDR 
 Occupation at death: Pauper.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: James B. Duncan, Undertaker.  >per CDR
 
 
  ROSS  - James -  age   3 --b.~1818.  
 
  Notes- James: 
  Parents: John ROSS, Christina DUNCAN.  >per CDR 
 <<  b.  circa 1818-1819.  >per CDR & 1821 Census  >> 
 later MARR.Helen JOHNSTON --dtr.of William JOHNSTON, Barbara REID-- on 18 Mar.1847, North Parish.  W-  Thomas Reid, John Ross.  >per OPR -- (at marriage, James was from Burray, Helen from Newcastle, County of Northumberland.) 
 d.  31 January 1872, Burray -"age 53"  >per CDR 
 MARR.to Helen JOHNSTON at death.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: David Heddle, Cousin.  >per CDR


  (unable to locate Helen JOHNSTON in this 1821 Census -- [she was born circa 1823]-- but her data is as follows)
   - Helen JOHNSTON's  Parents: William JOHNSTON, Barbara REID.  >per OPR marriage register entry, CDR
   - Helen JOHNSTON  <<  b.  circa 1823.  >per CDR  >>
   - Helen JOHNSTON  d.  11 Apr.1901, Dyke-end, Burray -"age 78"  >per CDR
   - Helen JOHNSTON  Wdw.of "James ROSS, Fisherman" at death.  >per CDR
   - Informant of Helen JOHNSTON's death to Registrar: James Ross, Son.  >per CDR
 
 
  ROSS  - Barbara -  age   1 --b.~1820.  
 
  Notes- Barbara: 
  Parents: John ROSS, "Christian" DUNCAN.  >per OPR marriage register entry -- (NOTE: Her death register has her parents as John ROSS, Christina DUNCAN.) 
 <<  b.  circa 1820.  >per CDR & 1821 Census  >> 
 later MARR.William SINCLAIR --son of John SINCLAIR, Margaret SINCLAIR-- on 19 Nov.1840, Burray.  W-  "John Ross, Junior", Hugh McKay.  >per OPR 
 d.  27 June 1876, Lookout, Burray -"age 56"  >per CDR 
 MARR.to "William SINCLAIR, Farmer" at death.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: Alexander Sinclair, Son.  >per CDR


  (unable to locate William Sinclair in this 1821 Census -- [he was born circa 1822]-- but his data is as follows)
   - William SINCLAIR's  Parents: John SINCLAIR, Margaret SINCLAIR.  >per OPR, CDR
   - William SINCLAIR  <<  b.  circa 1822.  >per CDR  >>
   - William SINCLAIR  later MARR.(1st) Barbara ROSS --dtr.of John ROSS, "Christian" DUNCAN-- on 19 Nov.1840, Burray.  W-  "John Ross, Junior", Hugh McKay.  >per OPR
   - William SINCLAIR  later MARR.(2nd) Jane LINKLATER --dtr.of George LINKLATER, Sarah WYLIE-- on 24 June 1886, Burray.  W-  "Jamima" Bruce, John Craigie.  >per CMR -- (NOTE: In 1886, Jane was the widow of Alexander Wylie.)
   - William SINCLAIR  d.  24 Oct.1898, Breckhouse, Burray -"age 76"  >per CDR
   - William SINCLAIR  Wdwr.of Barbara ROSS, MARR.to Jane LINKLATER at death.  >per CDR
   - William SINCLAIR's  Occupation at death: Crofter.  >per CDR
   - Informant of William SINCLAIR's death to Registrar: James Sinclair, Son.  >per CDR
 
 
 DUNCAN  - James -  age  16 --b.~1805.  
 
  Notes- James: 
 "Teacher"  >per 1821 Census margin note 
 Parents: "Omon" DUNCAN, "Jean ROSSIE".  >per OPR -- (NOTE: His death register has his parents as "Oman" DUNCAN, Jane ROSIE.) 
 b.  16 Jul.1803, Liddel / c.  17 Jul.1803.  W-  "Morice Aiken", John "Cromartie".  >per OPR 
 later MARR.Margaret BANKS --[dtr.of John BANKS, Elizabeth WATT]-- on 25 Feb.1827, Liddel.  W-  Gilbert Duncan, Omand Duncan.  >per OPR 
 d.  20 Apr.1883, Holland -"age 79"  >per CDR 
 MARR.to Margaret BANKS at death.  >per CDR 
 Occupation at death: Farmer.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: John D. Budge, Grandson.  >per CDR


  (unable to locate Margaret Banks in this 1821 Census -- but her data is as follows)
   - Margaret BANKS'  Parents: John BANKS, Elizabeth WATT.  >per OPR, CDR
   - Margaret BANKS  b.  28 Sep.1801, West Mey, Canisbay, Caithness / c.  4 Oct.1801.  W-  (no Witnesses listed in record).  >per OPR
   - Margaret BANKS  d.  19 Sep.1889, Cleat, South Parish -"age 88"  >per CDR
   - Margaret BANKS  Wdw.of "James DUNCAN, Joiner" at death.  >per CDR
   - Informant of Margaret BANKS' death to Registrar: James Duncan, Son.  >per CDR
 
 
                                                                                                                                                                                            
 
                    39   -  WART  -
 
 
 SINCLAIR  - James -  age  33 --b.~1788.  
 SINCLAIR  - Margare -  age  24 --b.~1797.  
 
                                                                                                                                                                                            
 
                    40   -  WART  -
 
 
 SUTHERLAND  - Morrice -  age  60 --b.~1761.  
 SUTHERLAND  - Janet -  age  70 --b.~1751.  
 
                                                                                                                                                                                            
 
                    41   -  WART  - 
 
 
  M.S. ESSON  - Barbara -  age  50 --b.~1771.  
 
  Notes- Barbara: 
 <<  MARR.Peter BERSTON.  >> 
 <<  d.  at some point prior to 1 Mar.1860.  >per son James' CDR  >> 
 <<  The death register for Peter Berston's daughters Betsy and Margaret [CDRs for 1876 and 1883, respectively], indicates that Peter's occupation was as a "Farmer".  >>
 
 
 BERSTON  - Betty  / Betsy  -  age  26 --b.~1795.  
 
  Notes- Betty: 
  Parents: Peter BERSTON, Barbara ESSON.  >per CDR 
 <<  b.  circa 1789-1795.  >per CDR & 1821 Census  >> 
 d.  4 Feb.1876, Hillside, Burray -"age 87"  >per CDR 
 Unmarried at death.  >per CDR 
 Occupation at death: Pauper.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: Peter Berston, Grand Nephew.  >per CDR
 
 
 BERSTON  - Peggy  / Margaret  -  age  16 --b.~1805.  
 
  Notes- Peggy: 
  Parents: Peter BERSTON, Barbara ESSON.  >per CDR 
 <<  b.  circa 1802-1805.  >per CDR & 1821 Census  >> 
 later MARR.link to spouseJohn DUNCAN --[son of Alexander DUNCAN, Barbara HALCROW]-- on 31 Dec.1829, North Cara.  W-  Malcolm Walls, John Stewart.  >per OPR 
 d.  26 Oct.1883, Lynegar, Hoxa -"age 81"  >per CDR 
 Wdw.of "John DUNCAN, Fisherman" at death.  >per CDR 
 Informant of death to Registrar: "Alex" Petrie, Son in law.  >per CDR
 
 
 


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