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1873
    - source: FHL film #300133-

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


1873- Page 1 #1 --William CLEGHORN--[Burray] -- {note: actually born in Dec. 1872} --

   parents: William CLEGHORN/Susan POOLER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  November 29th  at Edinburgh' -- 
    Informant: William CLEGHORN, Father.

1873- Page 1 #2 --Jessie 'Break' SCOTT--[Widewall] -- {note: actually born in Dec. 1872} --

   {Unmarried} parents: William SCOTT, {
Tailor?  Sailor?- cannot decipher}/'Jessie SCOTT, Widow' --
        {
record has 'SCOTT' as her surname, but by my research, Jessie's maiden surname was PARK}

   Informant: 'Jessie SCOTT's mark, Mother'. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Jessie [maiden name PARK] later married Peter Rorie on September 23rd, 1875;
           according to that 1875 civil marriage register, Peter was noted as a 'Widower', Jessie as a 'Widow'
}
1873- Page 1 #3 --George FLAWS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1872} --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/'Ellen' Budge FLAWS,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Magnus FLAWS, Grandfather. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, the mother, Helen Budge Flaws, was a daughter of Magnus Flaws and
           his wife, Margaret M. Tomison
}

1873- Page 2 #4 --John Flett TAYLOR--[Sandwick] --

   parents: James Harrold TAYLOR/Margaret 'H.' WALLS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1862  July 31st  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: James H. TAYLOR, Father.

1873- Page 2 #5 --Ann Cromarty Annal KIRKNESS--[EastSide] --

   parents: William S. KIRKNESS/Margaret 'S.' ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  September 14th  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: William S. KIRKNESS, Father.

1873- Page 2 #6 --Margaret DEARNESS--['Hoxay'] --

   parents: James DEARNESS/Jane CALDER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1855  December 1st  London' -- 
    Informant: James DEARNESS, Father.

1873- Page 3 #7 --Dorothy Budge BROWN--[Grimness] --

   parents: James BROWN/Jane FRASER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  June 29th  at North Cara' -- 
    Informant: James BROWN, Father.

1873- Page 3 #8 --'Fredrick' BROWN--[Haybrake] --

   parents: William L. BROWN/Caroline 'MacKINSON' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1864  January 21st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William L. BROWN, Father.

1873- Page 3 #9 --John SWANNIE--[Grimness] --

   parents: Peter SWANNIE/Betsy REID --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1854  May 25th  U. P. Manse' -- 
    Informant: Peter SWANNIE, Father.

1873- Page 4 #10 --William WYLIE--[Burray] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Jessie WYLIE,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Jessie WYLIE's mark, Mother.

1873- Page 4 #11 --Ann PETRIE--[Quindry] --

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

1873- Page 4 #12 --James BANKS--[Burray] --

   parents: Andrew BANKS/Jane PARK --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1868  July 9th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Andrew BANKS, Father.

1873- Page 5 #13 --Georgina 'Johnstone' DUNCAN--[Gill] --

   parents: Oman DUNCAN/Ann CHAMBERS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1860  November 12th  So. Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Oman DUNCAN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on November 21st, 1861}

1873- Page 5 #14 --Gilbert Thomson SABISTON- {twin} -- [Widewall] --

   parents: Peter SABISTON/Mary ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  June 19th  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: Peter SABISTON, Father.

1873- Page 5 #15 --Mary Annal SABISTON- {twin} -- [Widewall] --

   parents: Peter SABISTON/Mary ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  June 19th  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: Peter SABISTON, Father.

1873- Page 6 #16 --Elizabeth Jane DUNCAN--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Charles DUNCAN/Jemima ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1868  November 12th  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: Charles DUNCAN, Father.

1873- Page 6 #17 --George Brown SCOTT--[Blanster] --

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

1873- Page 6 #18 --James 'MOWATT'--[So. Parish] --

   parents: John MOWAT/Christina TULLOCH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1862  September 9th  at Wick' -- 
    Informant: John 'MOWATT', Father.

1873- Page 7 #19 --Eliza TAYLOR--[Burray] --

   parents: Robert TAYLOR/'Elizabeth' NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  December 8th  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: Robert TAYLOR, Father.

1873- Page 7 #20 --Jessie Jane PETRIE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: William PETRIE/Mary FOUBISTER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  June 17th  at Holm' -- 
    Informant: William PETRIE, Father.

1873- Page 7 #21 --Thomas LOUTTIT--[Herston] --

   parents: William LOUTTIT/Mary Ann LAUGHTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1866  July 9th  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: William LOUTTIT, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1866 has their date of marriage as the 19th of July}

1873- Page 8 #22 --George BERSTON--[Burray] --

   parents: Peter BERSTON/Jessie GUTHRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1851  December 25th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Peter BERSTON, Father.

1873- Page 8 #23 --Donald HARROLD--[Grimness] --

   parents: Donald HARROLD/Jacobina GUNN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1860  at Longhope  29th February' -- 
    Informant: Donald HARROLD, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on February 28th, 1861}

1873- Page 8 #24 --Barbara Berston McGHIE--['Stoose'] --

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

1873- Page 9 #25 --Barbara DUNCAN--[Burray] --

   parents: Donald DUNCAN/Esther PARK --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  November 12th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Donald DUNCAN, Father.

1873- Page 9 #26 --Esther THOMSON--[So. Parish] --

   parents: George D. THOMSON/'Catharine' GUTCHER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1864  January 14th  So. Parish' -- 
    Informant: George D. THOMSON, Father.

1873- Page 9 #27 --Mary Sutherland 'McKINZIE'--[Grimness] --

   parents: William 'McKINZIE'/Jane S. LAUGHTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  April 1st  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: William 'McKINZIE', Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on March 2nd, 1871}

1873- Page 10 #28 --William BUDGE--[So. Parish] --

   parents: Thomas BUDGE/Barbara THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  February 15th  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: Thomas BUDGE, Father.

1873- Page 10 #29 --'Catharine NEWLANDS'--['Gairth'] --

   parents: John 'NEWLANDS'/Mary WILLIAMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: {not given in record} -- 
    Informant: John NEWLANDS' mark, Father.

1873- Page 10 #30 --Ann Sinclair CUMMING--[EastSide] --

   parents: William CUMMING/Elizabeth SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  November 21st  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: William CUMMING, Father.

1873- Page 11 #31 --Malcolm Rosie 'LINNIE'--['Hoxay'] --

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

1873- Page 11 #32 --Jane Elizabeth NORQUAY--[EastSide] --

   parents: James NORQUAY/Margaret CHRISTIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  November 18th  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: James NORQUAY, Father.

1873- Page 11 #33 --James Dewar BROWN--[Sandwick] --

   parents: George M. BROWN/Mary MOWAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  May 20th  Sandwick' -- 
    Informant: Samuel BROWN, Grandfather.

1873- Page 12 #34 --Helen SIMISON--[So. Parish] --

   parents: George Dunnet SIMISON/Jane WISHART --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  August 4th  South Parish' -- 
    Informant: George D. SIMISON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1872 has their date of marriage as the 1st of August}
1873- Page 12 #35 --John SINCLAIR--[Herston] --

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

1873- Page 12 #36 --George NORQUAY--[Herston] --

   parents: George NORQUAY/Margaret SMITH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  November 7th  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: George NORQUAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1865 has their date of marriage as the 9th of November}
1873- Page 13 #37 --Andrew Laird BANKS--[Burray] --

   parents: James BANKS/'Catharine' BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1860  April 12th  Haybrake' -- 
    Informant: James BANKS, Father.

1873- Page 13 #38 --James SUTHERLAND--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John SUTHERLAND/'Laurenda' Ballanden LEITH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  March 17th  Hope' -- 
    Informant: John SUTHERLAND, Father.

1873- Page 13 #39 --Malcolm WALLACE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Robert WALLACE/Barbara McKAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1856  November 27th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Robert WALLACE, Father.

1873- Page 14 #40 --Thomas Tulloch DUNNET--[Windwick] --

   parents: George DUNNET/Jessie TULLOCH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1855  March 8th  Hope' -- 
    Informant: George DUNNET, Father.

1873- Page 14 #41 --William FLAWS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John FLAWS/Elizabeth Mowat LENNIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  January 8th  Hope' -- 
    Informant: John FLAWS, Father.

1873- Page 14 #42 --Mary Ann SPENCE--['Hoxay'] --

   parents: James SPENCE/Margaret FIRTH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  January 14th  Hoxay' -- 
    Informant: James SPENCE, Father.

1873- Page 15 #43 --John LOUTTIT--[Grimness] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Mary LOUTTIT,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Mary LOUTTIT, Mother.

1873- Page 15 #44 --Wilhelmina BICHAN--[Grimness] --

   parents: Archibald BICHAN/Margaret RUSLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1855  December 20th  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: Archibald BICHAN, Father.

1873- Page 15 #45 --Jane Stewart TULLOCH--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: William Stewart TULLOCH/Eliza Dass CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  December 1st  Hope' -- 
    Informant: 'Wm. S.' TULLOCH, Father.

1873- Page 16 #46 --James WARDS--[Widewall] --

   parents: William WARDS/Jessie ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  March 2d  South Parish' -- 
    Informant: William WARDS, Father.

1873- Page 16 #47 --Magnus Scott ROBERTSON--[Grimness] --

   parents: Robert ROBERTSON/Margaret GROAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1857  March 5th  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: Robert ROBERTSON's mark, Father.

1873- Page 16 #48 --Robert Rosie ANNAL--[Grimness] --

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

1873- Page 17 #49 --Magnus Sinclair NORQUAY--[Burray] --

   parents: Magnus Sinclair NORQUAY/Elizabeth Hossack ANDERSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  April 6th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Magnus S. NORQUAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1871 has their date of marriage as the 27th of April}

1873- Page 17 #50 --Margaret ROSIE--[Liddle] --

   parents: James ROSIE/Jane DUNCAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  February 2d  Liddle' -- 
    Informant: James ROSIE, Father.

1873- Page 17 #51 --Margaret Ann PETRIE--['Hoxay'] --

   parents: Alexander Leith PETRIE/Margaret DUNCAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1864  November 24th  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: Alexander L. PETRIE, Father.

1873- Page 18 #52 --Jane MURRAY--[Herston] --

   parents: James MURRAY/Betsy LOUTTIT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  March 30th  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: James MURRAY, Father.

1873- Page 18 #53 --Mary Jane DEARNESS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Jane DEARNESS,
Dress Maker -- 
    Informant: Jane DEARNESS, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Jane Dearness later married Charles S. Smith on February 23rd, 1899;
           according to that 1899 civil marriage register, Charles was noted as a 'Widower'
}

1873- Page 18 #54 --Andrew KNIGHT--[Burray] --

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

1873- Page 19 #55 --James LAIRD--[Burray] --

   parents: William LAIRD/Jane NORN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1856  January 14th  at Orphir' -- 
    Informant: William LAIRD, Father.

1873- Page 19 #56 --Isabella GUTCHER--[Grimness] --

   parents: William GUTCHER/'Catharine' TAYLOR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1856  April 1st  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: William GUTCHER, Father.

1873- Page 19 #57 --'Selina' ROGERSON--[Burray] --

   parents: Adam Black ROGERSON/Janet Sarah MOGGET --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1866  July 30th  Canon 
(sic)  Bridge' -- 
    Informant: 'A. B.' ROGERSON, Father.

1873- Page 20 #58 --James HOURSTON--[Widewall] --

   parents: Samuel HOURSTON/Esther NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1864  March 24th  Widewall' -- 
    Informant: Samuel HOURSTON, Father.

1873- Page 20 #59 --Jessie Jane SINCLAIR--[Sandwick] --

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

1873- Page 20 #60 --Donald Duncan STEWART- {twin} -- [So. Parish] --

   parents: John STEWART/Jane DUNCAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  July 3d  South Parish' -- 
    Informant: John STEWART, Father.

1873- Page 21 #61 --William Duncan STEWART- {twin} -- [So. Parish] --

   parents: John STEWART/Jane DUNCAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  July 3d  South Parish' -- 
    Informant: John STEWART, Father.

1873- Page 21 #62 --Ann Manson BAIKIE--['Berridale'] --

   parents: Alexander BAIKIE/Elizabeth DOULL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  October 19th  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: Alexander BAIKIE, Father.

1873- Page 21 #63 --Alexander Norquay KIRKNESS--[Burray] --

   parents: James Laird KIRKNESS/Elizabeth NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1864  May 19th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: James KIRKNESS, Father.

1873- Page 22 #64 --Barbara ALLAN--['Swonay'] --

   parents: George ALLAN/Ann FLETT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  December 7th  at Flatta  
(sic)' -- 
    Informant: George ALLAN, Father.

1873- Page 22 #65 --Jane Christina ROSIE--[Sandwick] --

   parents: John ROSIE/'Ellen' BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1857  March 26th  Sandwick' -- 
    Informant: John ROSIE, Father.

1873- Page 22 #66 --Mary Ross SCOTT--[Burray] --

   parents: Charles SCOTT/Jane WYLIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  April 24th  Hope' -- 
    Informant: Charles SCOTT, Father.

1873- Page 23 #67 --Samuel DICKSON--['Quindrey'] --

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

1873- Page 23 #68 --Gordon Anderson Gow BRUCE--['Ronsvoe'] --

   parents: Peter BRUCE/Elizabeth GOW --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1860  May 4th  Ronsvoe' -- 
    Informant: Peter BRUCE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on May 4th, 1871}
1873- Page 23 #69 --Jane Symison OMAND--[Herston] --

   parents: Peter OMAND/Margaret Cromarty BAIKIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  July 10th  Herston' -- 
    Informant: Peter OMAND, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on July 10th, 1873}

1873- Page 24 #70 --William TOMISON--['Quindrey'] --

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

1873- Page 24 #71 --Elizabeth ANNAL--[EastSide] --

   parents: William ANNAL/Elizabeth Rosie Cromarty THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  January 23d  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: William ANNAL, Father.

1873- Page 24 #72 --Charles McKAY--[Grimness] --

   parents: Charles McKAY/Margaret LAUGHTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  November 7th  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: Cha[r]les McKAY, Father.

1873- Page 25 #73 --Jane STEWART--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

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

1873- Page 25 #74 --Mary 'Ellen' CUMMING--[Widewall] --

   parents: James CUMMING/Maria Brown TAYLOR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  September 11th  Widewall' -- 
    Informant: James CUMMING, Father.

1873- Page 25 #75 --Alexander Allan NORQUAY--['Hoxay'] --

   parents: James NORQUAY/Margaret SUTHERLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1854  February 20th  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
}

1873- Page 26 #76 --Elizabeth Esson ANNAL--[So. Parish] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Mary ANNAL,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Mary ANNAL, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Mary Annal later married Robert Cumming on February 25th, 1886;
           Mary's daughter was shown as 'Elizabeth Esson', age 7, in the 1881 census, and when
            Elizabeth later married George Cruickshank in 1899 her unmarried parents were shown
             as 'David Esson, Farm Servant (deceased)' and 'Mary Cumming previously Esson
              M.S. Annal' -- in Elizabeth's 1910 death register, her unmarried parents are
               shown as 'David Esson, Farm Servant (deceased) (Reputed)' and 'Mary Annal,
                afterwards wife of Robert Cumming, Road Labourer'
}
1873- Page 26 #77 --Jessie Agnes McGuffie SUTHERLAND--[Knockhall] --

   parents: William SUTHERLAND/Jessie Cromarty ALLAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  April 26th  North Leith' -- 
    Informant: 'Wm.' SUTHERLAND, Father.

1873- Page 26 #78 --Helen 'Peterina' Flett ANNAL--[Sandwick] --

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

1873- Page 27 #79 --John LAIRD--[Hunda] --

   parents: John LAIRD/Jessie WYLIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  November 21st  Burray' -- 
    Informant: John LAIRD, Father.

1873- Page 27 #80 --'Catharine' Forbes ROSIE--[Blanster] --

   parents: Robert ROSIE/Isabella BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1862  November 4th  Haybrake' -- 
    Informant: Robert ROSIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1862 has their date of marriage as the 4th of December}
1873- Page 27 #81 --William Petrie SYMISON--['Gairth'] --

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


        {
NOTE: this birth register entry has a notation made to the left of it, a faded stamp, which
            states,
'Cols (1) & (4) - See Reg[ister] of Cor[rected] Entr[ies]  Vol.2 p.40' -- 
             [I have viewed the RCE referenced, and, basically, in 1935,
'in consequence of the
              
deposition of William Petrie Simison', a correction was made to have the surname
               in the pertinent columns be
'Simison' instead of 'Symison']}

1873- Page 28 #82 --John Cooper LAUGHTON--[Grimness] --

   parents: Robert LAUGHTON/Mary HARROLD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  May 5th  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: 'Robt.' LAUGHTON's mark, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1869 has their date of marriage as the 6th of May}
1873- Page 28 #83 --Betsy McKAY--[Burray] --

   parents: Robert McKAY/Jane BUDGE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1859  October 20th  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: Robert McKAY, Father.

1873- Page 28 #84 --Sarah Ann CALDER--[Quindry] --

   parents: John CALDER/Sarah OMAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  December 5th  Quindry' -- 
    Informant: John CALDER, Father.

1873- Page 29 #85 --Jane Thomson ROSIE--[So. Parish] --

   parents: Gilbert ROSIE/Ann DUNCAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  November 9th  Liddle' -- 
    Informant: Gilbert ROSIE, Father.

1873- Page 29 #86 --Peter SPENCE--[Sandwick] --

   parents: James SPENCE/Mary CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1857  February 12th  Gossegair' -- 
    Informant: James SPENCE, Father.

1873- Page 29 #87 --Andrew LAIRD--[Burray] --

   parents: Hugh LAIRD/Sarah NORN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  May 8th  Kirkwall, Orkney' -- 
    Informant: Hugh LAIRD, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on May 8th, 1871}

1873- Page 30 #88 --Mary Wishart OMAND--[Widewall] --

   parents: James OMAND/'Catharine LINKLATTER' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  February 8th  Widewall' -- 
    Informant: James OMAND, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1870 has their date of marriage as the 10th of February}
1873- Page 30 #89 --Isabella NORQUAY--['Swonay'] --

   parents: 'John' NORQUAY/Margaret 'NORQUAY' --
        {
record has Margaret 'NORQUAY' as the mother, but I believe this is incorrect --
            by my research, the mother should be Margaret SINCLAIR
}

       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1862  April 24th  Stoose' -- 
    Informant: 'James' NORQUAY, Father.


        {
NOTE: this birth register entry has a notation made to the left of it which states, 'See
            
Reg[ister] of Cor[rected] E[ntries]  Vol.1 p.3.  28th Sept. 1874' -- [I have viewed
             the RCE referenced, and it recognizes that the mother's maiden surname should read,
             
'Sinclair' -- also, it states, in reference to the signature of the Informant, ' ...and in
                
the fifth Column of the same Entry for "James" substitute "John" ', all this
                was done 
'... in authority of the Sheriff in Consequence of the Deposition
                 
of Mr. William Tomison Norquay']}

1873- Page 30 #90 --William GUNN--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Marcus GUNN/Barbara REID --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1861  October 16th  Hope' -- 
    Informant: Marcus GUNN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1861 has their date of marriage as the 17th of October}
1873- Page 31 #91 --'Michal Horn' SINCLAIR--[EastSide] --

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

1873- Page 31 #92 --Mary DUNCAN--[So. Parish] --

   parents: John DUNCAN/Jane BUDGE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1856  May 29th  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: John DUNCAN, Father.

1873- Page 31 #93 --Andrew Laird SUTHERLAND--[Burray] --

   parents: 'Erick' SUTHERLAND/Jane ROBERTSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  May 25th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: 'Erick' SUTHERLAND, Father.