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1870
    - source: FHL film #352785-

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


1870- Page 1 #1 --Elizabeth CAMPBELL--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John CAMPBELL/Elizabeth Laughton ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  December 9th  at The Hope' -- 
    Informant: John CAMPBELL, Father.

1870- Page 1 #2 --Margaret Groat McGHIE--['Stoose'] --

   parents: James McGHIE/Barbara JOHNSTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1866  December 13th  at Stoose' -- 
    Informant: James McGHIE, Father.

1870- Page 1 #3 --Gilbert Thomson ANNAL--['Lythes'] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/'Catharine' ANNAL,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Catherine ANNAL, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Catherine Annal later married Gilbert Thomson on December 21st, 1871}

1870- Page 2 #4 --Mary Ann Thomson DUNCAN--[Burray] --

   parents: Andrew DUNCAN/'Catharine' THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1860  June 28th  at Crook' -- 
    Informant: Andrew DUNCAN, Father.

1870- Page 2 #5 --Jane Stewart Laughton McKENZIE--[South Cara] --

   parents: Archibald McKENZIE/Mary ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1859  November 10th  at Grimness' -- 
    Informant: Archibald McKENZIE's mark, Father.

1870- Page 2 #6 --Elizabeth THOMSON--['Sharnymire'] --

   parents: David THOMSON/Isabella LEITH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1858  December 8th  at Kirk' -- 
    Informant: David THOMSON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on December 8th, 1859}
1870- Page 3 #7 --Alexander SINCLAIR--[Aikers] --

   parents: Sinclair SINCLAIR/'Michal' HORNE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  Sept. 25th  at Aikers' -- 
    Informant: Sinclair SINCLAIR, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1867 has their date of marriage as the 26th of September}

1870- Page 3 #8 --Benjamin Garrioch NORQUAY--['Hoxay'] --

   parents: James NORQUAY/Margaret SUTHERLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1854  December 25th  at Walls' -- 
    Informant: James NORQUAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: two marriage register entries exist for this pair: one [registered in Walls] has their
           date of marriage as the 19th December 1854, the other [registered in So. Ronaldsay] has
            their date of marriage as the 25th December 1854
}
1870- Page 3 #9 --Mary Jane CROMARTY--['Swonay'] --

   parents: James D. CROMARTY/Betsy ALLAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  May 27th  at Sandwick' -- 
    Informant: James D. CROMARTY, Father.

1870- Page 4 #10 --'Willhelmina' SIMPSON--['Hay Brake'] --

   parents: William SIMPSON/Margaret THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1857  February 19th  at Brough' -- 
    Informant: William SIMPSON, Father.

1870- Page 4 #11 --Robert DUNCAN--[Burray] --

   parents: Robert DUNCAN/Georgina SCOTT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1866  Sept. 25th  in America' -- 
    Informant: Robert DUNCAN, Father.

1870- Page 4 #12 --Alexander GUNN--[Sandwick] --

   parents: Robert GUNN/Barbara SANDISON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  January 1st  at Sandwick' -- 
    Informant: Robert GUNN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on January 25th, 1866}
1870- Page 5 #13 --George BERSTON--[Burray] --

   parents: William BERSTON/'Catharine' SMITH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1860  July 12th  at Cava' -- 
    Informant: William BERSTON, Father.

1870- Page 5 #14 --Margaret CROMARTY--[Grimness] --

   parents: Robert CROMARTY/Barbara LOW --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  January 10th  at Stromness' -- 
    Informant: Robert CROMARTY, Father.

1870- Page 5 #15 --Eliza Ross DUNCAN--['Clett'] --

   parents: William DUNCAN/'Catharine' DUNCAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  December 25th  at So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: William DUNCAN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1869 has their date of marriage as the 25th of November}

1870- Page 6 #16 --Margaret Forbes LENNIE--['Hoxay'] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Sept. 1869} --

   parents: William LENNIE/Isabella ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1866  December 18th  at Hoxay' -- 
    Informant: William LENNIE, Father.

1870- Page 6 #17 --Isabella Davidson SINCLAIR--[Herston] --

   parents: John SINCLAIR/Margaret Rosie Trail CLOUSTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1857  December 3d  at Herston' -- 
    Informant: John SINCLAIR, Father.

1870- Page 6 #18 --Alexander NORQUAY--[Grimness] --

   parents: James NORQUAY/Helen ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1847  November 1st  at EastSide' -- 
    Informant: James NORQUAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry actually has their date of marriage as the 1st November 1846}
1870- Page 7 #19 --Margaret DICKSON--['Quindrey'] --

   parents: James DICKSON/Ann HOURSTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1861  February 28th  at Braehead' -- 
    Informant: James DICKSON, Father.

1870- Page 7 #20 --Robert ROSIE--[Burray] --

   parents: Peter ROSIE/Christina ANDERSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1853  November 17th  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: Peter ROSIE, Father.

1870- Page 7 #21 --Jemima SINCLAIR--[Kirkhouse] --

   parents: James SINCLAIR/Margaret HORNE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1855  October 11th  at EastSide' -- 
    Informant: James SINCLAIR, Father.

1870- Page 8 #22 --Margaret Gray HAY--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Robert C. HAY/'Catharine' STEWART --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1856  October 23d  at St. Margaret's Hope' -- 
    Informant: Robert C. HAY, Father.

1870- Page 8 #23 --John Norquay WALLS--[Grimness] --

   parents: James WALLS/Isabella NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  December 29th  at Berridale' -- 
    Informant: James WALLS' mark, Father.

1870- Page 8 #24 --Isabella CUMMING--[Burray] --

   parents: James CUMMING/Elizabeth McKAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1855  March 29th  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: James CUMMING, Father.

1870- Page 9 #25 --Robert Burgess SWANNIE--[Burray] --

   parents: William SWANNIE/Christina FIDDLER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  July 6th  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: William SWANNIE, Father.

1870- Page 9 #26 --Archibald WYLIE--[Burray] --

   parents: James WYLIE/Elizabeth CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1859  December 29th  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: James WYLIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1859 has their date of marriage as the 7th of December}
1870- Page 9 #27 --Esther LAIRD--[Burray] --

   parents: John LAIRD/Margaret 'SLATTER' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1857  December 17th  at Gairth' -- 
    Informant: John LAIRD's mark, Father.

1870- Page 10 #28 --John Annal DUNNET--[Windwick] --

   parents: James DUNNET/Jane ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  December 15th  at So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: James DUNNET, Father.

1870- Page 10 #29 --Jane LAUGHTON--[Smiddy] --

   parents: Alexander LAUGHTON/Jessie SANDISON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  July 25th  at Sandwick' -- 
    Informant: Alexander LAUGHTON, Father.

1870- Page 10 #30 --'Anna' Tomison STEWART--[Grimness] --

   parents: Robert STEWART/Margaret R. CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  June 13th  at So. Cara' -- 
    Informant: Robert STEWART, Father.

1870- Page 11 #31 --John Lennie LEITH--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John LEITH/Margaret LENNIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  February 1st  at Tankerness' -- 
    Informant: John LEITH, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on February 1st, 1866}

1870- Page 11 #32 --John SINCLAIR--[Sandwick] --

   parents: John SINCLAIR/Helen McKAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  June 6th  at Berridale' -- 
    Informant: John SINCLAIR, Father.

1870- Page 11 #33 --George JOHNSTON--[Burray] --

   parents: George JOHNSTON/Jane KNIGHT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  January 23d  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: George JOHNSTON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1863 has their date of marriage as the 22nd of January}

1870- Page 12 #34 --George Dunnet TOMISON--['Quindrey'] --

   parents: George D. TOMISON/'Catharine D.' CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  February 23d  at Grimness' -- 
    Informant: George D. TOMISON, Father.

1870- Page 12 #35 --Elizabeth Ross ROSIE--[Sandwick] --

   parents: James ROSIE/Isabella CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1859  October 6th  at Blanster' -- 
    Informant: James ROSIE's mark, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their date of marriage was actually
           December 11th, 1862 at EastSide... the marriage date noted in the above birth entry
            is, for some reason, the date of marriage for a James ROSIE and Mary CROMARTY;
             they were the couple who married on October 6th, 1859 at Taebreck
}

1870- Page 12 #36 --James TAYLOR--[Burray] --

   parents: Robert TAYLOR/'Catharine' ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  February 28th  at So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: Robert TAYLOR, Father.

1870- Page 13 #37 --Mary THOMSON--[Sandwick] --

   parents: William THOMSON/Mary THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1864  December 15th  at Crook' -- 
    Informant: William THOMSON, Father.

1870- Page 13 #38 --James Banks BRUCE--[Burray] --

   parents: James B. BRUCE/Elizabeth McKay HOSSACK --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1856  July 3d  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: James Banks BRUCE, Father.

1870- Page 13 #39 --John Cormack PETRIE--['Quindrey'] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Isabella PETRIE,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Hugh PETRIE, Grandfather. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Isabella Petrie later died, unmarried, in 1927}

1870- Page 14 #40 --John 'Dool' McKENZIE--[Herston] --

   parents: James McKENZIE/Margaret BUDGE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1855  November 15th  at Herston' -- 
    Informant: James 'McKINZIE', Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1855 has their date of marriage as the 8th of November}
1870- Page 14 #41 --Elizabeth Laird Sutherland BUDGE--[Burray] --

   parents: John BUDGE/Elizabeth SUTHERLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1859  Dec. 29th  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: John BUDGE, Father.

1870- Page 14 #42 --(female) TOMISON--['Gairth'] --

   parents: John TOMISON/Margaret WOOLDRIDGE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1859  March 31st  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: John TOMISON, Father.

1870- Page 15 #43 --Betsy Nicholson PARK--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Margaret PARK,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: 'Margret' PARK, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Margaret Park later married Alexander Nicholson on June 22nd, 1871}

1870- Page 15 #44 --Mary NORQUAY--[EastSide] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Jane NORQUAY,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Jane NORQUAY, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Jane Norquay later married Eric Norquay on December 17th, 1885;
           according to that 1885 civil marriage register, Eric was noted as a 'Widower'
}
1870- Page 15 #45 --James BRUCE--[Burray] --

   parents: James BRUCE/Christina ROSS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  January 22d  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: James BRUCE, Father.

1870- Page 16 #46 --Mary Isabella DUNCAN--[Grimness] --

   parents: James DUNCAN/Barbara STEWART --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1855  Oct. 11th  at Grimness' -- 
    Informant: James DUNCAN, Father.

1870- Page 16 #47 --John Cogle THOMSON--[Crook] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Betsy THOMSON,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Betsy THOMSON, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Betsy Thomson later married Matthew Dunnet on April 22nd, 1881}

1870- Page 16 #48 --Alexander BROWN--['Quindrey'] --

   parents: William BROWN/Jane CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1853  June 14th  at Grimness' -- 
    Informant: William BROWN, Father.

1870- Page 17 #49 --Donald GUTHRIE--[Burray] --

   parents: John GUTHRIE/Mary ALLAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  March 3d  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: John GUTHRIE's mark, Father.

1870- Page 17 #50 --William RORIE--[Barswick] --

   parents: James RORIE/Margaret Wards GUNN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1861  January 31st  at Windwick' -- 
    Informant: James RORIE's mark, Father.

1870- Page 17 #51 --Ann TULLOCH--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Peter TULLOCH/Mary SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1851  Nov. 16th  at Quanterness' -- 
    Informant: Peter TULLOCH, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry actually has their date of marriage as the 11th November 1852}

1870- Page 18 #52 --Christina Taylor ANNAL--[Sandwick] --

   parents: Peter ANNAL/Christina TAYLOR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1862  March 27th  at EastSide' -- 
    Informant: Peter ANNAL, Father.

1870- Page 18 #53 --William Charles SINCLAIR--[Halcro] --

   parents: Malcolm SINCLAIR/Mary TOMISON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1858  Feby. 25th  at Halcro' -- 
    Informant: Malcolm SINCLAIR, Father.

1870- Page 18 #54 --Mary Ann Sinclair SCOTT--['Purgator'] --

   parents: Charles SCOTT/Ann SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1852  Feby. 5th  at Grimness' -- 
    Informant: Charles SCOTT, Father.

1870- Page 19 #55 --William PARK--[Burray] --

   parents: William PARK/Jessie LAIRD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  February 7th  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: James LAIRD, Grandfather. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1870 has their date of marriage as the 17th of February}

1870- Page 19 #56 --William Alexander SCOTT--[EastSide] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/'May' SCOTT,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: 'May' SCOTT, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, May Scott later died, unmarried, on June 29th, 1895;  note that
           her son was shown as 'William A. Scott' in the 1871 census, 'William A. Brown' in the
            1881 census, 'William Brown' in the 1891 census -- and in the death register entry
              for his mother in 1895, when he was 'Informant', he is notated as 'William A. Scott'
}
1870- Page 19 #57 --Euphemia PETRIE--['Quindrey'] --

   parents: William PETRIE/Ann MUIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  December 23d  at Sandwick' -- 
    Informant: William PETRIE, Father.

1870- Page 20 #58 --Charles SUTHERLAND--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John SUTHERLAND/Margaret LAIRD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  January 13th  at Hunday' -- 
    Informant: 'Margret' SUTHERLAND, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1865 has their date of marriage as the 12th of January}
1870- Page 20 #59 --John SINCLAIR--['Oled'] --

   parents: Robert SINCLAIR/Mary ALLAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1859  June 16th  at Swonay' -- 
    Informant: Robert SINCLAIR, Father.

1870- Page 20 #60 --James Laird KNIGHT--[Burray] --

   parents: James L. KNIGHT/Betsy McBEATH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  December 16th  at Holm' -- 
    Informant: James L. KNIGHT, Father.

1870- Page 21 #61 --James Anderson PARK--[Burray] --

   parents: Matthew PARK/Sinclair ANDERSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  December 16th  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: Matthew PARK, Father.

1870- Page 21 #62 --'Elizabeth Jane' SPENCE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James SPENCE/Elizabeth ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1866  February 15th  at The Hope' -- 
    Informant: James SPENCE, Father.

1870- Page 21 #63 --James Berston ANNAL--[Grimness] --

   parents: William ANNAL/Jane McKENZIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1861  July 11th  at Manse of South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William ANNAL, Father.

1870- Page 22 #64 --Jane Sinclair PETRIE--[Quoyloo] --

   parents: John PETRIE/Margaret MATCHES --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  November 11th  at Quoyloo' -- 
    Informant: John PETRIE, Father.

1870- Page 22 #65 --Mary Ann SINCLAIR--[Herston] --

   parents: John SINCLAIR/Mary CLOUSTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  November 1st  at Herston' -- 
    Informant: John SINCLAIR, Father.

1870- Page 22 #66 --Helen Sarah McGuffie BROWN--['Hay Brake'] --

   parents: John BROWN/Margaret STOCKAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1861  May 20th  at Hay Brake' -- 
    Informant: John BROWN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1861 has their date of marriage as the 30th of May}
1870- Page 23 #67 --William GUTCHER--[{'Gunner-Hill'}] --

   parents: James GUTCHER/Isabella THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  Sept. 16th  at Graystane' -- 
    Informant: James GUTCHER, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1863 has their date of marriage as the 17th of December}

1870- Page 23 #68 --Mary Ann MUIR--[Sandwick] --

   parents: Robert MUIR/Ann ALLAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  March 17th  at Sandwick' -- 
    Informant: Robert MUIR, Father.

1870- Page 23 #69 --Margaret Cooper 'Russel' WALLS--[Brough] --

   parents: John WALLS/Jessie RUSSELL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1866  November 8th  at Sandwick' -- 
    Informant: John WALLS' mark, Father.

1870- Page 24 #70 --Jane OMAND--[Widewall] --

   parents: Malcolm OMAND/Isabella NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  June 23d  at Widewall' -- 
    Informant: Malcolm OMAND, Father.

1870- Page 24 #71 --Margaret Jane MILLER--[Burray] --

   parents: Robert MILLER/Jane GUTHRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  May 2d  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: Robert MILLER, Father.

1870- Page 24 #72 --Mary Isabella BROWN--[Flaws] --

   parents: Peter BROWN/Isabella GUTCHER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1868  June 2d  at So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: Peter BROWN, Father.

1870- Page 25 #73 --Margaret 'Sibella' GRAY--[Windwick] --

   parents: William GRAY/'Catharine' ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1860  May 3d  at Massater' -- 
    Informant: William GRAY, Father.

1870- Page 25 #74 --Elizabeth Cromarty STEWART--[Grimness] --

   parents: Robert STEWART/Helen NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1864  December 15th  at Grimness' -- 
    Informant: Robert STEWART, Father.

1870- Page 25 #75 --John OMAND--['Hoxay'] --

   parents: John OMAND/Betsy BRUCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1857  December 24th  at North School' -- 
    Informant: John OMAND, Father.

1870- Page 26 #76 --James SIMISON--['Quindrey'] --

   parents: James SIMISON/Jane OMAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  November 3d  at Quindrey' -- 
    Informant: James SIMISON, Father.

1870- Page 26 #77 --James LOUTTIT--[Herston] --

   parents: James LOUTTIT/Jane Taylor THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1868  April 2d  at Herston' -- 
    Informant: James LOUTTIT, Father.

1870- Page 26 #78 --Elizabeth Helen BROWN--[North Cara] --

   parents: James BROWN/Jane 'FRAZER' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  June 5th  at North Cara' -- 
    Informant: James BROWN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1865 has their date of marriage as the 29th of June}
1870- Page 27 #79 --John Sutherland GUTHRIE--[Burray] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given}/'Mary A.' GUTHRIE,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: 'Mary An' GUTHRIE, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Mary [Ann] Guthrie later married James Peace on July 8th, 1875}

1870- Page 27 #80 --William Sutherland LOUTTIT--[Stone Park] --

   parents: James LOUTTIT/Mary BANKS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1868  May 21st  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: James LOUTTIT, Father.

1870- Page 27 #81 --Jessie Sinclair FLAWS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Robert FLAWS/Mary CHAMBERS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1858  February 8th  at Tankerness' -- 
    Informant: Robert FLAWS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1858 has their date of marriage as the 21st of January}

1870- Page 28 #82 --Mary Ann Groat FLAWS--[Herston] --

   {Unmarried} parents: James FLAWS,
Fisherman/Jane NORQUAY, Domestic Servant -- 
    Informants: Jane 'NORQUOY', Mother  -  James FLAWS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Jane Norquay later married James Flaws on December 8th, 1870}
1870- Page 28 #83 --Williamina TAIT--[Sandwick] --

   parents: David TAIT/Jane GROAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1851  February 3d  at Sandwick' -- 
    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'
}

1870- Page 28 #84 --Malcolm WALLACE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John WALLACE/Helen SPENCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1857  April 20th  at Quindrey' -- 
    Informant: John WALLACE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1857 has their date of marriage as the 2nd of April}
1870- Page 29 #85 --'Michal' Thomson DEARNESS--[EastSide] --

   parents: William DEARNESS/Cecilia HORNE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1856  January 25th  at EastSide' -- 
    Informant: William DEARNESS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1856 has their date of marriage as the 24th of January}

1870- Page 29 #86 --Esther Park ROBERTSON--[Burray] --

   parents: John ROBERTSON/Betsy PARK --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  October 21st  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: John PARK, Grandfather.

1870- Page 29 #87 --Edwin ROGERSON--[Burray] --

   parents: Adam B. ROGERSON/'Jannet' Sarah MOGGET --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1866  July 30th  at Carren Bridge' -- 
    Informant: 'A. B.' ROGERSON, Father.

1870- Page 30 #88 --Thomas Peden DUNCAN--[Gill] --

   parents: 'Omand' DUNCAN/Ann CHAMBERS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1862  November 20th  at Gill' -- 
    Informant: 'Omand' DUNCAN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on November 21st, 1861}
1870- Page 30 #89 --Diana Allan LAIRD--[Burray] --

   parents: William LAIRD/'Catharine' DICKSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1855  December 6th  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: William LAIRD, Father.

1870- Page 30 #90 --Donald WARDS--[Burray] --

   parents: Donald WARDS/Mary Christie SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1868  October 28th  at Berridale' -- 
    Informant: Donald WARDS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1868 has their date of marriage as the 29th of October}