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1874
    - source: FHL film #329007-

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


1874- Page 1 #1 --William Johnston CHALMERS--['Hoxay'] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Georgina Johnston CHALMERS,
Dom. Serv. -- 
    Informant: Oman DUNCAN, Uncle in law. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Georgina Johnston Chambers/Chalmers later died, unmarried, in 1906}

1874- Page 1 #2 --Jane Berston CROMARTY--[EastSide] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1873} --

   parents: James CROMARTY/Barbara Dunnet ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1857  December 31st  at South Parish' -- 
    Informant: James CROMARTY, Father.

1874- Page 1 #3 --Jessie Scott DUNCAN--[So. Parish] --

   parents: William DUNCAN/'Catharine' DUNCAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  November 25th  at South Parish' -- 
    Informant: William DUNCAN, Father.

1874- Page 2 #4 --Marianne Swannie 'JOHNSTONE'--[Burray] --

   parents: David JOHNSTON/Barbara ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  December 22d  at Burray' -- 
    Informant: David JOHNSTON, Father.

1874- Page 2 #5 --Jane Tait GOW--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James GOW/Elizabeth MOWAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  July 11th  Sandwick' -- 
    Informant: James GOW, Father.

1874- Page 2 #6 --Barbara Park JOHNSTON- {twin} -- [Burray] --

   parents: George JOHNSTON/Jane KNIGHT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  January 22d  Burray' -- 
    Informant: George JOHNSTON, Father.

1874- Page 3 #7 --David JOHNSTON- {twin} -- [Burray] --

   parents: George JOHNSTON/Jane KNIGHT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  January 22d  Burray' -- 
    Informant: George JOHNSTON, Father.

1874- Page 3 #8 --John WARDS--[Burray] --

   parents: James WARDS/Ann WYLIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1857  12th November  Burray' -- 
    Informant: James WARDS, Father.

1874- Page 3 #9 --Betsy Budge SWANNIE--[Burray] --

   parents: William SWANNIE/Christina FIDDLER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1855  July 6th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: William SWANNIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on July 6th, 1865}

1874- Page 4 #10 --Elizabeth Kennedy SPENCE--[Burray] --

   parents: Nathaniel SPENCE/Christina LINKLATER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  December 16th  at Widewall' -- 
    Informant: Nathaniel SPENCE's mark, Father.

1874- Page 4 #11 --Alexander ANDREW--[Burray] --

   parents: Alexander ANDREW/Jessie WARDS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  November 20th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Mary WARDS, Grandmother.

1874- Page 4 #12 --Robert Annal LINKLATER--[So. Parish] --

   parents: Peter LINKLATER/Isabella ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1862  June 11th  South Parish' -- 
    Informant: Peter LINKLATER, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on June 11th, 1861}
1874- Page 5 #13 --Peter Walls McDONALD--[EastSide] --

   parents: Duncan McDONALD/Isabella WALLS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  November 23d  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: Duncan McDONALD, Father.

1874- Page 5 #14 --'Annie' Doull ROBERTSON--[Grimness] --

   parents: Robert ROBERTSON/'Annie' DOULL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  February 22d  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: 'Robt.' ROBERTSON, Father.

1874- Page 5 #15 --John ANDERSON--[Burray] --

   parents: Samuel ANDERSON/Betsy BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1858  November 8th  Kirkwall, Orkney' -- 
    Informant: Samuel 'ANDRSON', Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1858 has their date of marriage as the 9th of November}

1874- Page 6 #16 --William McKINLAY--[Burray] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Ann McKINLAY,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Ann McKINLAY's mark, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Ann McKinlay later married John Kemp on August 10th, 1882}
1874- Page 6 #17 --Margaret CROMARTY--['Swonay'] --

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

1874- Page 6 #18 --William SINCLAIR--[Burray] --

   parents: James SINCLAIR/Betsy SUTHERLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  October 6th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: James SINCLAIR, Father.

1874- Page 7 #19 --Helen ALLAN--[Sandwick] --

   parents: David ALLAN/Helen SYMISON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  July 11th  South Parish' -- 
    Informant: David ALLAN, Father.

1874- Page 7 #20 --John William ROBERTSON--[Burray] --

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

1874- Page 7 #21 --William SINCLAIR--[Burray] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Betsy SINCLAIR,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Jane LEITH's mark, Aunt.

1874- Page 8 #22 --David 'Linklatter' OMAND--[Widewall] --

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

1874- Page 8 #23 --Elizabeth Charleson MAKINSON--[Claybraes] --

   parents: Henry MAKINSON/Barbara SWANSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  December 1st  Springbank' -- 
    Informant: Henry MAKINSON, Father.

1874- Page 8 #24 --Jessie BUDGE--['Hoxay'] --

   parents: Gilbert BUDGE/Isabella WILSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1860  June 29th  Dunnet, Caithness' -- 
    Informant: Gilbert BUDGE, Father.

1874- Page 9 #25 --'Catharine' MICKLEJOHN--[Grimness] --

   parents: James MICKLEJOHN/Barbara SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1857  July 31st  Gairth' -- 
    Informant: James MICKLEJOHN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1857 has their date of marriage as the 30th of July}

1874- Page 9 #26 --Alexander McKINLAY--[Grimness] --

   parents: John McKINLAY/Barbara SYMISON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  November 26th  North Manse' -- 
    Informant: John McKINLAY, Father.

1874- Page 9 #27 --James ESSON--[Berriedale] --

   parents: William ESSON/Elizabeth TAYLOR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  December 2d  Widewall' -- 
    Informant: William ESSON, Father.

1874- Page 10 #28 --Margaret LAIRD--[Burray] --

   parents: Eric LAIRD/'Jannet' BANKS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  February 14th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Eric LAIRD, Father.

1874- Page 10 #29 --Jessie Ann SUTHERLAND--[Burray] --

   parents: George SUTHERLAND/Jane LOUTTIT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  March 31st  at Herston' -- 
    Informant: George SUTHERLAND, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1871 has their date of marriage as the 30th of March}

1874- Page 10 #30 --Peter WALLS--[Grimness] --

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

1874- Page 11 #31 --George 'Linklatter' ESSON--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: George ESSON/Jessie 'LINKLATTER' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1860  July 25th  Blanster' -- 
    Informant: George ESSON's mark, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1860 has their date of marriage as the 26th of July}

1874- Page 11 #32 --Jessie Helen Thomson SINCLAIR--[Sandwick] --

   parents: Isaac Groat SINCLAIR/Rachel THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  November 16th  Sandwick' -- 
    Informant: Isaac G. SINCLAIR, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1870 has their date of marriage as the 20th of January}
1874- Page 11 #33 --John BURGESS--[Burray] --

   parents: Daniel BURGESS/'Catharine' SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  November 18th  Walls, Orkney' -- 
    Informant: Daniel 'BURGES', Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1863 has their date of marriage as the 10th of November}

1874- Page 12 #34 --Mary Kennedy WARDS--[Burray] --

   parents: Donald WARDS/Mary Christie SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1868  October 29th  Berriedale' -- 
    Informant: Donald WARDS, Father.

1874- Page 12 #35 --John McGHIE--[EastSide] --

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

1874- Page 12 #36 --William Gunn AITKEN--[Grimness] --

   {Unmarried} parents: William AITKEN,
Farm Servant/Jane GUNN, Domestic Servant -- 
    Informants: Jane GUNN's mark, Mother  -  William AITKEN, Father.

1874- Page 13 #37 --Isaac Park SINCLAIR--[Sandwick] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {Isaac PARK}/'Catharine' SINCLAIR,
Dom. Servant -- 
    Informant: Catherine SINCLAIR, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, the mother, Catherine Sinclair, was a daughter of Isaac Sinclair and
           his wife, Isabella Windwick
}


        {
NOTE: this birth register entry has a notation made to the left of it which states, 'Dec[ree]
            
of Paternity -- See Reg[ister] of Cor[rected] E[ntries]  Vol.1 p.7. 9th Decr. 1875' --
             [I have viewed the RCE referenced, and found it quite confusing (RE: dates & crossed-out
              parts) -- the main section states,
'In an Action relating to the paternity of a male Child
               
named  Isaac Park Sinclair (sic) : born May 7th 1874 (sic) 10th 1875 at the Instance
                
of Catherine Sinclair, Ollad, Sandwick, South Ronaldshay, against Isaac Park, {cannot
                 decipher word}
in the Island of Burray.  The Sheriff Court of Orkney on the 30th day
                  
of November 1875, found that the said Child was the Illegitimate child of the Parties
                   
aforesaid.  December 9th 1875, W. T. N. Forbes, Assistant Registrar' -- so I am not sure
                    if the child was born in May of 1874 or May of 1875... the 1874 birth register entry has his birth
                     information as '1874  May Seventh' and I cannot see why an 1874 birth entry was registered
                      at that point in time if that was not the child's year of birth]
}

1874- Page 13 #38 --Jane RORIE--[So. Parish] --

   parents: James RORIE/Margaret GUNN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1864  January 31st  Windwick' -- 
    Informant: James RORIE's mark, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on January 31st, 1861}
1874- Page 13 #39 --Barbara Gunn SCOTT--[Grimness] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {James F. GUNN}/Jane Berston SCOTT,
Dom. Servant -- 
    Informant: Magnus SCOTT, Grandfather. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, the mother, Jane Berston Scott, was a daughter of Magnus Scott and
           his wife, Barbara Berston
}


        {
NOTE: this birth register entry has a stamp marked to the left of it which states, 'Paternity -
            
See Reg[ister] of Cor[rected] Entr[ie]s  Vol.{1?} p.15' -- [I have viewed the RCE
             referenced, and the main section states,
'In an action relating to the paternity of a
              
female child named,                               (sic), born at Grimness in the Island of
               
South Ronaldshay on the 15th day of May 1874 - at the instance of Jane Scott
               
No. 29 Howard Place, Edinburgh, against James F. Gunn, son of David Gunn
                 
Shoemaker  St. Margt.'s Hope  [The] Sheriff Court of Orkney on the 26th day
                  
of September 1876 found that the said child was the illegitimate child of the
                   
said James F. Gunn.  1877  July 22d at South Ronaldshay, W. T. N. Forbes,
                    
Assistant Registrar']}

1874- Page 14 #40 --John Robert 'McKINZIE'--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Hugh Niven 'McKINZIE'/Mary SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  December 18th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'H. N.' McKENZIE, Father.

1874- Page 14 #41 --Mary BUDGE--[So. Parish] --

   parents: Thomas BUDGE/Barbara 'THOMISON' --
        {
record has Barbara 'THOMISON' as the mother, but this is incorrect --
            by my research, the mother should be Barbara THOMSON
}

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

1874- Page 14 #42 --William BROWN--['Hoxay'] --

   parents: James BROWN/Margaret BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1854  December 21st  Sandwick' -- 
    Informant: {James} BROWN, Father.

1874- Page 15 #43 --Jane BROWN--[Grimness] --

   parents: James BROWN/Jane FRASER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1864  June 29th  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: James BROWN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on June 29th, 1865}

1874- Page 15 #44 --Mary Helen Walls SANDISON--[EastSide] --

   parents: David Wards SANDISON/Mary 'Alexina GUNN' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  March 28th  Cletts' -- 
    Informant: David W. SANDISON, Father.

1874- Page 15 #45 --Helen Wishart SINCLAIR--[EastSide] --

   parents: John SINCLAIR/'Catharine' CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  December 21st  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: John SINCLAIR, Father.

1874- Page 16 #46 --James Swanson BROWN--[Haybrake] --

   parents: John BROWN/Margaret 'STOCKON' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1861  May 30th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John BROWN, Father.

1874- Page 16 #47 --Mary Ann BUDGE--['Thuragier'] --

   parents: John BUDGE/Ann MOWAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  April 3d  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John BUDGE, Father.

1874- Page 16 #48 --'Catharine' Bruce LAIRD--[Windyhall, Burray] --

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

1874- Page 17 #49 --John KENNEDY--[Burray] --

   parents: Alexander KENNEDY/Mary ROBERTSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  24th - December  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Alexander KENNEDY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on December 27th, 1866}

1874- Page 17 #50 --Samuel NORQUAY--[Widewall] --

   parents: Samuel NORQUAY/'Ellen' WALLS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1857  June 29th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Samuel NORQUAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on June 29th, 1865}
1874- Page 17 #51 --Jessie LAUGHTON--[Smiddy] --

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

1874- Page 18 #52 --Jane PETRIE--[{South 'Brooke'?}, Burray] --

   parents: David PETRIE/Margaret ROBERTSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  November 4th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: David PETRIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1870 has their date of marriage as the 24th of November}
1874- Page 18 #53 --Elizabeth LOUTTIT--[Herston] --

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

1874- Page 18 #54 --David Ross SINCLAIR--[Burray] --

   parents: James SINCLAIR/Barbara McKAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  December 26th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: James SINCLAIR, Father.

1874- Page 19 #55 --Jane Dunnet Annal ROSIE--[Sandwick] --

   parents: James ROSIE/Isabella CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1862  December 11th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James ROSIE, Father.

1874- Page 19 #56 --Robert LAIRD--[Burray] --

   parents: James LAIRD/Jane PETRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1852  February 26th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: James LAIRD, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their marriage register entry actually has their date of marriage as the 19th February 1852}
1874- Page 19 #57 --Wilhelmina Jessie Norquay PETRIE--['Cletts'] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Wilhelmina PETRIE,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: 'Wilhilmina' PETRIE, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Wilhelmina Petrie later married Kenneth Alexander on September 12th, 1878}

1874- Page 20 #58 --'Annie' Jane NICHOLSON--['Swonay'] --

   parents: William NICHOLSON/Elizabeth ALLAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  February 2d  Flotta' -- 
    Informant: William NICHOLSON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on February 1st, 1872}
1874- Page 20 #59 --Mary Jane STOUT- {twin} -- [Holland] --

   parents: Thomas STOUT/Mary ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  November 27th  Holland' -- 
    Informant: Thomas STOUT, Father.

1874- Page 20 #60 --Isaac STOUT- {twin} -- [Holland] --

   parents: Thomas STOUT/Mary ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  November 27th  Holland' -- 
    Informant: Thomas STOUT, Father.

1874- Page 21 #61 --James SPENCE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James SPENCE/Elizabeth ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  February 15th  So. Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James SPENCE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on February 15th, 1866}

1874- Page 21 #62 --Andrew PETRIE--[Burray] --

   parents: William PETRIE/Mary 'McKINZIE' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1859  June 7th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William PETRIE, Father.

1874- Page 21 #63 --Jane SINCLAIR--[Canton] --

   parents: James SINCLAIR/Elizabeth NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  December 16th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James SINCLAIR, Father.

1874- Page 22 #64 --Jane Calder BAIKIE--[Berriedale] --

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

1874- Page 22 #65 --James SUTHERLAND--[Barebreck] --

   parents: Peter SUTHERLAND/Margaret SYMISON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1855  December 13th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Peter SUTHERLAND, Father.

1874- Page 22 #66 --Elizabeth Tomison Louttit 'McKINZIE'--[Cara] --

   parents: Archibald 'McKINZIE'/Mary ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1859  November 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Arch
d. McKINZIE', Father.
1874- Page 23 #67 --Sinclair WYLIE-- {male} - [Burray] --

   parents: Robert WYLIE/Robina FIRTH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1861  March 21st  Kirkwall' -- 
    Informant: Robert WYLIE, Father.

1874- Page 23 #68 --Jane Heddle FLAWS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James FLAWS/Barbara BANKS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  November 20th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James FLAWS, Father.

1874- Page 23 #69 --Mary Dass BURGESS--['Gairth'] --

   parents: William BURGESS/Isabella TAYLOR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  December 11th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William BURGESS, Father.

1874- Page 24 #70 --Elizabeth Margaret DUNCAN--['Bow', Burray] --

   parents: James DUNCAN/Christina Kennedy LAIRD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  October 5th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: James DUNCAN, Father.

1874- Page 24 #71 --James Annal GROAT--[EastSide] --

   parents: Samuel Symison GROAT/'Ellen' ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  March 27th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Samuel S. GROAT, Father.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent at time of birth registration: 'Ellen' ANNAL]

1874- Page 24 #72 --Mary Ann NORQUAY--[Widewall] --

   {Unmarried} parents: Edward NORQUAY,
Farm Servant/Mary LYLE, Domestic Servant -- 
    Informants: Mary LYLE, Mother  -  Edward NORQUAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: Edward Norquay and Mary Lyle later married on December 17th, 1874}
1874- Page 25 #73 --Margaret BUDGE--[Brough] --

   parents: Thomas BUDGE/Margaret SYMISON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  March 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Thomas BUDGE, Father.

1874- Page 25 #74 --John GUTHRIE--['Hilldick'] --

   parents: Donald GUTHRIE/Ann McKAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  September 10th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Donald GUTHRIE's mark, Father.

1874- Page 25 #75 --John ROSIE--['Swanness'] --

   parents: John ROSIE/Christina WYLIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  March 21st  Burray' -- 
    Informant: John ROSIE, Father.

1874- Page 26 #76 --'Catharine' Christie LAUGHTON--['Mucquoy'] --

   {Unmarried} parents: James LAUGHTON,
Farmer/Jane CHRISTIE, Domestic Servant -- 
    Informants: Jane CHRISTIE, Mother  -  James LAUGHTON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Jane Christie later married James Annal on January 10th, 1878}
1874- Page 26 #77 --James TAYLOR--['Lochhouse', Burray] --

   parents: James TAYLOR/Betsy LAIRD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '19th February  1874  at Hunda' -- 
    Informant: James TAYLOR, Father.

1874- Page 26 #78 --Elizabeth Ann DUNNET--[Windwick] --

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

1874- Page 27 #79 --Jessie Jane THOMSON--[Kirk] --

   parents: David THOMSON/Isabella LEITH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1858  December 8th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: David THOMSON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on December 8th, 1859}

1874- Page 27 #80 --Matilda ROSIE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John Smith ROSIE/Mary DEARNESS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  January 9th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John S. ROSIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on January 9th, 1873}
1874- Page 27 #81 --Peter Flett CRUICKSHANK--[Dundas House] --

   parents: Thomas Mitchell CRUICKSHANK/Mary FLETT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  September 11th  at Kirkwall' -- 
    Informant: Thomas Mitchell CRUICKSHANK, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1874 has their date of marriage as the 9th of September}

1874- Page 28 #82 --Jane Bruce Sinclair WARDS--[Dykend] --

   parents: William WARDS/Margaret SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1866  November 29th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William WARDS, Father.

1874- Page 28 #83 --James BROWN--[Flaws] --

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

1874- Page 28 #84 --Jane Tomison OMAND--[Hall] --

   parents: John OMAND/'Anna' TOMISON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  November 30th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John OMAND, Father.

1874- Page 29 #85 --Margaret Jane Eliza THOMSON--['Gracegairth'] --

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

1874- Page 29 #86 --Jessie Robertson RYRIE--[Hall, Herston] --

   parents: George RYRIE/Ann GUNN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  August 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Ann W. RYRIE, Step Sister.

1874- Page 29 #87 --'Sibella' Miller DUNCAN--[Flaws] --

   parents: William DUNCAN/Margaret THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  February 3d  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William DUNCAN, Father.

1874- Page 30 #88 --William LAIRD--[Overquay] --

   parents: John LAIRD/Margaret 'SLATTER' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  December 17th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John LAIRD's mark, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on December 17th, 1857}
1874- Page 30 #89 --Alexander 'THOMPSON'--[Berriedale] --

   parents: Alexander 'THOMPSON'/Jane NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  July 9th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Alexr. THOMPSON', Father.

1874- Page 30 #90 --Mary Jane BANKS--[Ness, Burray] --

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

1874- Page 31 #91 --Agnes Morrison McGuffie NORQUAY--[Bankburn] --

   parents: James NORQUAY/Margaret PETRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1868  January 16th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James NORQUAY, Father.

1874- Page 31 #92 --Jane Wishart STEWART--[Liddle] --

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

1874- Page 31 #93 --'Jessie ROSIE alias Jessie SHAW'--['Silver dyke'  (sic), Burray] --

   parents: 'Betsy ROSIE  Widow of William Shaw, Private 72 Regiment' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: {not given in record} -- 
    Informant: Betsy SHAW's mark, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on November 14th, 1871}

1874- Page 32 #94 --James 'CUSITER'--[Cleat] --

   parents: Thomas 'CUSITER'/Jane CUMMING --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1864  December 22d  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Thomas 'CUSITER', Father.

1874- Page 32 #95 --Margaret Ann Smith CROMARTY--[Newtown] --

   parents: John CROMARTY/Margaret SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  September 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John CROMARTY, Father.

1874- Page 32 #96 --Margaret Guthrie Sutherland WALLS--['Lochhouse'] --

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

1874- Page 33 #97 --Elizabeth ESSON--[Blanster] --

   parents: William ESSON/Betsy KIRKNESS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  December 4th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: William ESSON, Father.

1874- Page 33 #98 --Robert Rosie Wishart SABISTON--['New Commons'] --

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

1874- Page 33 #99 --Thomas Guthrie BROWN--['Swanness'] --

   parents: William BROWN/Mary STENSTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  November 2d  Burray' -- 
    Informant: William BROWN, Father.

1874- Page 34 #100 --'Lizzie' Jane OMAND--[Oback] --

   parents: Peter OMAND/Margaret Cromarty BAIKIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  July 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Peter OMAND, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on July 10th, 1873}
1874- Page 34 #101 --James Dass HORNE--[England] --

   parents: John Thomson HORNE/Sarah DASS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  January 24th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John T. HORNE, Father.

1874- Page 34 #102 --Alexander SINCLAIR--[Sandwick] --

   parents: Alexander SINCLAIR/Elizabeth GUNN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  January 20th  at Caithness' -- 
    Informant: 'Alexr.' SINCLAIR, Father.

1874- Page 35 #103 --Eliza Jane Elphinstone STRUTHERS--['Breahead'  (sic)] --

   parents: William Banks STRUTHERS/Eliza BANKS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  25 July  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'W. B.' STRUTHERS, Father.

1874- Page 35 #104 --John TAYLOR--[Hillhouse] --

   parents: John TAYLOR/Elizabeth McKay SUTHERLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  February 16th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John TAYLOR, Father.

1874- Page 35 #105 --Margaret Ann Elizabeth ANNAL--['Mossily'] --

   parents: Robert ANNAL/Jane STEWART --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  December 30th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Robert ANNAL, Father.

1874- Page 36 #106 --Alexander CLEGHORN- {twin} -- [Baptist Manse] --

   parents: William CLEGHORN/Susan POOLER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  December 28th  at Edinburgh' -- 
    Informant: William CLEGHORN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1867 has their date of marriage as the 29th of November}
1874- Page 36 #107 --Susan CLEGHORN- {twin} -- [Baptist Manse] --

   parents: William CLEGHORN/Susan POOLER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  December 28th  at Edinburgh' -- 
    Informant: William CLEGHORN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1867 has their date of marriage as the 29th of November}

1874- Page 36 #108 --John GUTCHER--[Gunnerhill] --

   parents: James GUTCHER/Isabella THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  December 17th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James GUTCHER, Father.