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1855
    - source: FHL film #103343-

YEAR - Page No.  -  Entry No.  -  Name of Newborn  -  Place of Birth  
Parents of Newborn  -  Date/Place of Parents' Marriage, if given  -  Informant of Birth


1855- Page 1 #1 --'Catharine' Brown BUDGE--[So. Parish] --

   parents: Joseph BUDGE/Barbara ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1847  South Parish' -- 
    Informant: Joseph BUDGE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as July 8th, 1847}

1855- Page 1 #2 --'Betsy & Margaret' COOPER- {twins} -- [Burray] --

   parents: John COOPER/Ann CURSATER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1844  Rendal' -- 
    Informant: John COOPER, Father. 
       {
NOTE: two marriage register entries exist for this pair: one [registered in Kirkwall] has their
           date of marriage as the 21st December 1843, the other [registered in Evie & Rendall] has
            their date of marriage as the 22nd December 1843
}
1855- Page 1 #3 --Isabella Taylor THOMSON--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James THOMSON/Euphemia BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1852  Hallbrake' -- 
    Informant: James THOMSON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as December 16th, 1852}

1855- Page 1 #4 --Mary SINCLAIR--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John SINCLAIR/Mary LEASK --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1854  St. Margaret's Hope' -- 
    Informant: John SINCLAIR, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as June 15th, 1854}
1855- Page 1 #5 --(female) DUNCAN--[Herston] --

   parents: John DUNCAN/Elizabeth THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1841  So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: John DUNCAN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as March 2nd, 1841}

1855- Page 2 #6 --(male) BERSTON--[Grimness] --

   parents: Peter BERSTON/Betsy HAROLD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1853  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Peter BERSTON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry actually has their date of marriage as the 23rd March 1854}
1855- Page 2 #7 --Isabella BROWN--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Alexander BROWN/Ann SANDISON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1848  So. Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Alexander BROWN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as September 28th, 1848}

1855- Page 2 #8 --Jessie WARDS--[Burray] --

   parents: Donald WARDS/Mary KENNEDY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1845  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Donald WARDS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as November 27th, 1845}
1855- Page 2 #9 --Peter ANNAL--[No. Parish] --

   parents: Peter ANNAL/Ann CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1832  North Parish' -- 
    Informant: Peter ANNAL, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry actually has their date of marriage as the 10th February 1831}

1855- Page 2 #10 --Mary DASS--[EastSide] --

   parents: John DASS/Christina LAIRD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1852  North Parish' -- 
    Informant: John DASS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as February 12th, 1852}
1855- Page 3 #11 --Ann SUTHERLAND--[Burray] --

   parents: Donald SUTHERLAND/Barbara GUTHRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1838  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Donald SUTHERLAND, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as October 2nd, 1838}

1855- Page 3 #12 --Mary ROSIE--[So. Parish] --

   parents: Gilbert ROSIE/'Catharine' MOWAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1845  So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: Gilbert ROSIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as June 29th, 1845}
1855- Page 3 #13 --Ann RENDAL--[Quindry] --

   parents: William RENDAL/'Catharine' BENSTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1852  Farewell' -- 
    Informant: William RENDAL, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as October 7th, 1852}

1855- Page 3 #14 --James MOUAT--[Sandwick] --

   parents: William MOUAT/Betsy CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1850  North Parish' -- 
    Informant: William MOUAT, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as July 18th, 1850}
1855- Page 3 #15 --James LAUGHTON--[Windwick] --

   parents: James LAUGHTON/Jane GUNN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1851  So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: James LAUGHTON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: I have been unable to locate their marriage register entry in the Old Parish Registers}

1855- Page 4 #16 --Georgina CAMPBELL--[Burray] --

   parents: George CAMPBELL/'Catharine' ALLAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1840  Sandwick in Mainland' -- 
    Informant: George CAMPBELL, Father. 
       {
NOTE: I have been unable to locate their marriage register entry in the Old Parish Registers}
1855- Page 4 #17 --James Lodge WHYTE--['U. P. Manse'] --

   parents: Andrew WHYTE/Mary Drysdale LODGE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1854  Alva' -- 
    Informant: 'And
w.' WHYTE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: I have been unable to locate their marriage register entry in the Old Parish Registers}

1855- Page 4 #18 --'Catharine' PETRIE--[Burray] --

   parents: Gavin PETRIE/'Catharine' HAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1854  Kirkwall in Mainland' -- 
    Informant: Gavin PETRIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: two marriage register entries exist for this pair: one registered in Kirkwall and
           another registered in So. Ronaldsay, both having the same marriage date of May 25th,
            1854; in the Kirkwall register, Catherine was said to be 'of the Parish of Kirkwall'
}
1855- Page 4 #19 --Jane Dearness ROSIE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: David ROSIE/Barbara WISHART --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1843  St. Margaret's Hope' -- 
    Informant: David ROSIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as June 8th, 1843}

1855- Page 4 #20 --Ann BANKS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: William BANKS/Elizabeth STEWART --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1849  Clay Braes' -- 
    Informant: William BANKS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as November 20th, 1849}
1855- Page 5 #21 --Mary Budge GUTCHER--[So. Parish] --

   parents: William GUTCHER/'Catharine' BUDGE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1854  Gunnerhill' -- 
    Informant: William GUTCHER, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as April 4th, 1854}

1855- Page 5 #22 --Alexander CUMMING--[New Bigging] --

   parents: Thomas CUMMING/Margaret STEPHEN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1839  Widewall' -- 
    Informant: Thomas CUMMING, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as June 28th, 1839}
1855- Page 5 #23 --Jessie Sutherland ANNAL--[Greenvale] --

   parents: Robert ANNAL/Barbara SYMISON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1851  So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: Robert ANNAL, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry actually has their date of marriage as the 30th December 1852}

1855- Page 5 #24 --Jane Struthers LOUTTIT--['Smiddy Banks'] --

   parents: Samuel L. LOUTTIT/Jane STRUTHERS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1854  Smiddy Banks' -- 
    Informant: Samuel L. LOUTTIT, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as July 20th, 1854}
1855- Page 5 #25 --Elizabeth BUDGE--['Clett'] --

   parents: Gilbert BUDGE/Isabella BUDGE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1847  Brough' -- 
    Informant: Gilbert BUDGE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as January 7th, 1847}

1855- Page 6 #26 --Helen 'Sinclair ROSIE'--[South Cara] --

   {Unmarried} parents: Peter SINCLAIR,
Fisherman/Margaret ROSIE, 'Servant - Domestic' -- 
    Informant: Margaret ROSIE, Mother.


        {
NOTE: this birth register entry has a few notes alongside it in the civil register -- below the
            child's name is a notation of
 '(Jany 12 1858)', and to the left of the register entry is
             another notation that states,
'In an action relating to the paternity of a female
              
child, born 20th April 1855, at the instance of Margaret Rosie, against
               
Peter Sinclair  Kirkhouse  Eastside, the Sheriff Court of Orkney found
                
that the said child was the Illegitimate child of the parties aforesaid.
                 
Upon the 14th May 1857.  24th May 1857.'  [this was followed by a
                  signature I cannot decipher]
}
1855- Page 6 #27 --Mary Stewart DEARNESS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John DEARNESS/Jane ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1845  St. Margaret's Hope' -- 
    Informant: John DEARNESS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as February 13th, 1845}

1855- Page 6 #28 --Jane DUNCAN--[Liddle] --

   parents: James DUNCAN/Margaret MOWAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1854  Flaws' -- 
    Informant: James DUNCAN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as December 28th, 1854}
1855- Page 6 #29 --Peter ANNAL--['Mossater'] --

   parents: Peter ANNAL/Ann TOMISON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1849  Gairth' -- 
    Informant: Peter ANNAL, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as March 22nd, 1849}

1855- Page 6 #30 --Peter BERSTON--[Burray] --

   parents: Peter BERSTON/Jessie GUTHRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1851  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Peter BERSTON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as December 25th, 1851}
1855- Page 7 #31 --Isabella TAIT--[Cools] --

   parents: David TAIT/Jane GROAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1852  Cools' -- 
    Informant: David TAIT, Father. 
       {
NOTE: two marriage register entries exist for this pair: one registered in Kirkwall and
           another registered in So. Ronaldsay, both having the same marriage date of February
            3rd, 1852; in the Kirkwall register, Jane's first name was notated as 'Jean' and David
             was said to be 'of the Parish of Kirkwall'
}

1855- Page 7 #32 --James WALLS--[Herston] --

   parents: Peter WALLS/Jessie TOMISON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1845  Brole' -- 
    Informant: Peter WALLS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as January 6th, 1845}
1855- Page 7 #33 --John ROBERTSON--[Burray] --

   parents: William ROBERTSON/Margaret WARDS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1842  Burray' -- 
    Informant: William ROBERTSON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as December 15th, 1842}

1855- Page 7 #34 --William BANKS--[Burray] --

   parents: James BANKS/Mary LAIRD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1837  Burray' -- 
    Informant: James BANKS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: I have been unable to locate their marriage register entry in the Old Parish Registers}
1855- Page 7 #35 --Agnes Seatter BURGESS--[Burray] --

   parents: Daniel BURGESS/Mary WYLIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1841  Holm' -- 
    Informant: Daniel BURGESS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: I have been unable to locate their marriage register entry in the Old Parish Registers}

1855- Page 8 #36 --John ESSON--['Gairth'] --

   parents: James ESSON/'Catharine' ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1836  So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: James ESSON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as December 4th, 1836; within
           that entry, Catherine Annal's name was incorrectly notated as 'Margaret Taylor', who was actually
            the bride represented in the previous entry in the marriage register (an error on Registrar's part)
}
1855- Page 8 #37 --Alexander WARDS--[Widewall] --

   parents: William WARDS/Mary 'HOGSTON' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1835  Dykend' -- 
    Informant: William WARDS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as May 29th, 1835}

1855- Page 8 #38 --Barbara Graham SINCLAIR--[Burray] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Margaret SINCLAIR -- 
    Informant: Margaret SINCLAIR's mark, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, the mother, Margaret Sinclair, was a daughter of John Sinclair and
           his wife, Margaret Sinclair -- in the 1861 census, this family was located at Peterhead,
            Burray, with little 'Barbra Grham' (sic) notated as a granddaughter
}
1855- Page 8 #39 --Margaret PETRIE--[Burray] --

   parents: Andrew PETRIE/Margaret SUTHERLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1836  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Andrew PETRIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as December 15th, 1836}

1855- Page 8 #40 --John Stewart BURGESS--['Gairth'] --

   parents: James BURGESS/Helen Smith BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1849  Hay Breck' -- 
    Informant: James BURGESS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as April 5th, 1849}
1855- Page 9 #41 --James ROSS--['Gairth'] --

   parents: James ROSS/Jane SCOTT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1845  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: James ROSS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry actually has their date of marriage as the 8th January 1846}

1855- Page 9 #42 --Malcolm DUNNET--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: George DUNNET/Jessie TULLOCH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1855  St. Margaret's Hope' -- 
    Informant: George DUNNET, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register has their date of marriage as March 8th, 1855}
1855- Page 9 #43 --Barbara NORQUAY--[Herston] --

   parents: James NORQUAY/Barbara BUDGE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1847  Herston' -- 
    Informant: James NORQUAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as November 14th, 1847}

1855- Page 9 #44 --William GOW--[Blanster] --

   parents: Gordon GOW/Jane 'TATE' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1844  Blanster' -- 
    Informant: Gordon GOW, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as February 1st, 1844}
1855- Page 9 #45 --Margaret NORQUAY--[Lawley] --

   parents: James NORQUAY/Helen ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1846  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: James NORQUAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as November 1st, 1846}

1855- Page 10 #46 --Robert SINCLAIR--[Burray] --

   parents: William SINCLAIR/Barbara ROSS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1840  Burray' -- 
    Informant: William SINCLAIR, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as November 19th, 1840}
1855- Page 10 #47 --James ROSIE--[Burray] --

   parents: Peter ROSIE/'Cursty' ANDERSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1853  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Peter ROSIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as November 17th, 1853}

1855- Page 10 #48 --(female) DUNNET--[Widewall] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Elizabeth Durran DUNNET,
Dom. Serv. -- 
    Informant: Elizabeth D. DUNNET, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, the mother, Elizabeth D. Dunnet, was a daughter of James Dunnet
           and his wife, Elizabeth Manson
}
1855- Page 10 #49 --Isabella CROMARTY--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John CROMARTY/Jessie WARDS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1844  St. Margaret's Hope' -- 
    Informant: John CROMARTY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as January 19th, 1844}

1855- Page 10 #50 --Isabella Allan ROSIE--[Herston] --

   parents: Edward ROSIE/Barbara HALCRO --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1851  Herston' -- 
    Informant: Edward ROSIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as February 11th, 1851}
1855- Page 11 #51 --'Willhelmina' B. Allan GUNN--[Sandwick] --

   parents: Alexander GUNN/'Jannet' ROBERTSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1830  Canisbay' -- 
    Informant: Alexander GUNN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: two marriage register entries exist for this pair: one [registered in Canisbay] has
           their date of marriage as the 6th February 1829, the other [registered in So. Ronaldsay]
            has their date of marriage as the 7th February 1830
}

1855- Page 11 #52 --Mary BROWN--[So. Parish] --

   parents: Francis BROWN/Jessie GRANT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1850  So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: Francis BROWN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry actually has their date of marriage as the 13th March 1851}
1855- Page 11 #53 --Elizabeth SINCLAIR--['Gara'] --

   parents: John SINCLAIR/Elizabeth GROAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1849  So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: John SINCLAIR, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry suggests that their year of marriage
           was 1847 - date not known? (incomplete entry in register)
}

1855- Page 11 #54 --Isabella Rosie SINCLAIR--['Upper Oled'] --

   parents: Isaac SINCLAIR/Isabella WINNICK --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1849  So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: Isaac SINCLAIR, Father. 
       {
NOTE: I have been unable to locate their marriage register entry in the Old Parish Registers}
1855- Page 11 #55 --Jane MURRAY--[Blanster] --

   parents: James MURRAY/Jane 'THOMISON' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1842  North Parish' -- 
    Informant: James MURRAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry actually has their date of marriage as the 16th March 1843}

1855- Page 12 #56 --Jane 'SETTER'--[Sandwick] --

   parents: William 'SETTER'/Helen 'MATHESON' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1839  Canisbay' -- 
    Informant: William 'SETTER', Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry actually has their date of marriage as the 11th March 1840}
1855- Page 12 #57 --John MATHIESON--[Dundas House] --

   parents: John MATHIESON/'Jannet' DUNNET --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1854  Huna' -- 
    Informant: John MATHIESON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as December 14th, 1854}

1855- Page 12 #58 --Jessie 'WILDRADGE'--[Burray] --

   parents: William 'WILDRADGE'/Betsy KENNEDY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1853  Burray' -- 
    Informant: William 'WILDRADGE', Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry actually has their date of marriage as the 26th January 1854}
1855- Page 12 #59 --William Berston MATCHES--[Grimness] --

   parents: Charles MATCHES/'Anne' BERSTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1855  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: Charles MATCHES, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register has their date of marriage as January 4th, 1855}

1855- Page 12 #60 --James 'Louttit WALLS'--[EastSide] --

   {Unmarried} parents: James LOUTTIT,
Cabinet Maker/Mary WALLS, Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Mary WALLS, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Mary Walls later married James Cromarty on December 5th, 1867;
           according to that 1867 civil marriage register, James was noted as a 'Widower'
}


        {
NOTE: this birth register entry has a notation made to the left of it which states, 'In an action
            
relating to the paternity of a Child named James Louttit; at the Instance of Mary
             
Walls  Eastside against James Louttit  Herston  The Sheriff Court of Orkney found
              
that the said child was the Illegitimate child of the Parties aforesaid'  [followed by
               some initials that I cannot decipher]
}
1855- Page 13 #61 --James HALCROW--['Barrswick'] --

   parents: James HALCROW/Betsy ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1854  So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: James HALCROW, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as January 5th, 1854}

1855- Page 13 #62 --David ROSS--[Burray] --

   parents: James ROSS/Helen 'JOHNSTONE' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1847  Burray' -- 
    Informant: James ROSS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as March 18th, 1847}
1855- Page 13 #63 --Margaret Wishart STEWART--['Hall of Linklatter'] --

   parents: James STEWART/Jane WISHART --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1841  So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: James STEWART, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as February 18th, 1841}

1855- Page 13 #64 --Elizabeth BROWN--[Grimness] --

   parents: William BROWN/Jane CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1853  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: William BROWN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as June 14th, 1853}
1855- Page 13 #65 --Jane Laing WARDS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: David WARDS/Isabella LOGIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1852  St. Margaret's Hope' -- 
    Informant: David WARDS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as January 29th, 1852}

1855- Page 14 #66 --William Alexander SINCLAIR--[EastSide] --

   parents: James SINCLAIR/Margaret HORNE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1854  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: James SINCLAIR, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register actually has their date of marriage as the 11th October 1855}
1855- Page 14 #67 --Peter TULLOCH--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Peter TULLOCH/Mary SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1852  Quanterness' -- 
    Informant: Peter TULLOCH, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as November 11th, 1852}

1855- Page 14 #68 --Thomas TULLOCH--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: William TULLOCH/Jane STEWART --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1846  St. Margaret's Hope' -- 
    Informant: William TULLOCH, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as March 5th, 1846}
1855- Page 14 #69 --Jane NORQUAY--[EastSide] --

   parents: John NORQUAY/Jane CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1844  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: John NORQUAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as July 25th, 1844}

1855- Page 14 #70 --Robert Cromarty AIM- {twin} -- ['Hoxay'] --

   parents: Peter AIM/Margaret CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1848  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: Peter AIM, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as June 8th, 1848}
1855- Page 15 #71 --Mary Cromarty AIM- {twin} -- ['Hoxay'] --

   parents: Peter AIM/Margaret CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1848  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: Peter AIM, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as June 8th, 1848}

1855- Page 15 #72 --Jane Budge NORQUAY--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Alexander NORQUAY/Maria BUDGE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1853  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Alexander NORQUAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as June 7th, 1853}
1855- Page 15 #73 --William WYLIE--[Burray] --

   parents: Sinclair WYLIE/Mary ROSS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1850  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Sinclair WYLIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as November 21st, 1850}

1855- Page 15 #74 --Peter Sutherland GROAT--[Widewall] --

   parents: Isaac GROAT/Margaret SUTHERLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1841  Widewall' -- 
    Informant: Isaac GROAT, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry actually has their date of marriage as the 11th December 1851}
1855- Page 15 #75 --Betsy SINCLAIR--[Windwick] --

   parents: John SINCLAIR/Barbara WISHART --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1844  Linklatter' -- 
    Informant: John SINCLAIR, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as February 13th, 1844}

1855- Page 16 #76 --Mary BRUCE--[Burray] --

   parents: David BRUCE/Margaret KNIGHT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1847  Burray' -- 
    Informant: David BRUCE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as November 23rd, 1847}
1855- Page 16 #77 --Magnus 'LINKLATTER'--[Grimness] --

   parents: William 'LINKLATTER'/Barbara SUTHERLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1837  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: William 'LINKLATTER', Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as December 17th, 1837}

1855- Page 16 #78 --Ann McIver SUTHERLAND--['Hoxay'] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Barbara SUTHERLAND,
Dom. Serv. -- 
    Informant: Betty RORIE, Grandmother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, the mother, Barbara Sutherland, was a daughter of John Sutherland
           and his wife, Elizabeth Rorie
}
1855- Page 16 #79 --Anabella SUTHERLAND--[Widewall] --

   parents: Donald SUTHERLAND/Jane GROAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1849  Sandwick' -- 
    Informant: Donald SUTHERLAND, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as July 12th, 1849}

1855- Page 16 #80 --Margaret THOMSON--[Crook] --

   parents: James THOMSON/Isabella SMITH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1840  Canisbay' -- 
    Informant: James THOMSON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: two marriage register entries exist for this pair: one registered in Canisbay and
           another registered in So. Ronaldsay, both having the same marriage date of February
            18th, 1840; in the Canisbay register, Isabella's name was notated as 'Bell'
}
1855- Page 17 #81 --James Stewart DUNCAN--[Grimness] --

   parents: Alexander DUNCAN/Elizabeth STEWART --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1855  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: Alexander DUNCAN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register has their date of marriage as March 29th, 1855}

1855- Page 17 #82 --'Catharine' Budge SIMPSON--[Ballgreen] --

   parents: John SIMPSON/Christina McKAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '18{4?}5  Dunnet' -- 
    Informant: John SIMPSON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: two marriage register entries exist for this pair: one [registered in Caithness] has
           their date of marriage as the 3rd February 1842, the other [registered in So. Ronaldsay]
            has their date of marriage as the 12th January 1842
}
1855- Page 17 #83 --William ROBERTSON--[Burray] --

   parents: John ROBERTSON/Grace McDONALD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1839  Burray' -- 
    Informant: John ROBERTSON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as June 20th, 1839}

1855- Page 17 #84 --William THOMSON--[Grimness] --

   parents: Robert THOMSON/Ann PARK --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1847  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Robert THOMSON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry has their date of marriage as July 8th, 1847}
1855- Page 17 #85 --Margaret 'SEATER'--[Windwick] --

   parents: Robert 'SEATER'/'Jannet' BONNYMAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1848  Leith' -- 
    Informant: Robert 'SEATER', Father. 
       {
NOTE: two marriage register entries exist for this pair: one registered in the Parish of
           Crail, Fife, and another registered in St. Cuthbert's, both having the same marriage
            date of June 23rd, 1848
}