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1879
 

 NOTE: The birth register data used for this page was derived from records
 viewed from the ScotlandsPeople web site, and not from the microfilms
 filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah during the 1950s and 1960s.

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


1879- Page 1 #1 --Margaret BROWN--[Flaws] --

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

1879- Page 1 #2 --James Stewart Watt IRVINE--[Manse] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1878} --

   parents: James Stewart Watt IRVINE/Isabella Gordon MORTIMER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1877  April 30th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James S. W. IRVINE, Father.

1879- Page 1 #3 --William Robertson TOMISON--[Halcro] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1878} --

   parents: John TOMISON/Catherine ROBERTSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  March 21st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John TOMISON, Father.

1879- Page 2 #4 --Mary Ann Allan ROSIE--[Aikers] --

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

1879- Page 2 #5 --Andrew Guthrie SUTHERLAND--[Gillietrang, Burray] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Nov. 1878} --

   parents: Andrew Guthrie SUTHERLAND/Mary COOPER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  April 23d  South Leith' -- 
    Informant: Mary SUTHERLAND, Mother.

1879- Page 2 #6 --Mary Annabella HOURSTON--[Quoybanks] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1878} --

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

1879- Page 3 #7 --Robina Laughton LOUTTIT--[Midtown] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1878} --

   parents: William LOUTTIT/Mary Ann LAUGHTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1866  July 18th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William LOUTTIT, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1866 has their date of marriage as the 19th of July}

1879- Page 3 #8 --Mary Ann Gunn THOMSON--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James THOMSON/Ann GUNN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1866  December 20th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James THOMSON, Father.

1879- Page 3 #9 --Mary Kennedy LAIRD--['West Shore', Burray] --

   parents: William LAIRD/Mary KENNEDY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1878  January 22d  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William LAIRD, Father.

1879- Page 4 #10 --Margaret THOMSON--[Kirk] --

   parents: David THOMSON/Isabella LEITH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1859  December 8th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: David THOMSON, Father.

1879- Page 4 #11 --Jessie GUNN--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James Flaws GUNN/Jessie Levack DUNCAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1876  November 24th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James F. GUNN, Father.

1879- Page 4 #12 --James Christie ANNAL--['Lythes'] --

   parents: James ANNAL/Jane CHRISTIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1878  January 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James ANNAL, Father.

1879- Page 5 #13 --Edmund Charles STRUTHERS--[Braehead] --

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

1879- Page 5 #14 --Mary Ann Jemima THOMSON--['Grace Garth'] --

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

1879- Page 5 #15 --Jemima CROMARTY--['Swonay'] --

   parents: James Durran CROMARTY/Betsy Stewart ALLAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1867  May 17th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James D. CROMARTY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1867 has their date of marriage as the 27th of May}

1879- Page 6 #16 --Jessie Jane Petrie NORQUAY--['Biggins'] --

   parents: John NORQUAY/Margaret NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1877  February 22d  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John NORQUAY, Father.

1879- Page 6 #17 --George KENNEDY--[Millhouse, Burray] --

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

1879- Page 6 #18 --Sarah Jane ROBERTSON--[Grutha] --

   parents: Robert ROBERTSON/'Annie' DOULL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  February 22d  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Robert ROBERTSON, Grandfather.

1879- Page 7 #19 --Sinclair Thomson LOUTTIT--[Banks] --

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

1879- Page 7 #20 --James Cromarty Taylor ALEXANDER--[Sandwick] --

   parents: Kenneth ALEXANDER/Wilhelmina PETRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1878  September 12th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Kenneth ALEXANDER, Father.

1879- Page 7 #21 --Jane Betsy KNIGHT--[Viewforth, Burray] --

   parents: James Laird KNIGHT/Elizabeth McBEATH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  December 11th  Holm' -- 
    Informant: 'J. L.' KNIGHT, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1869 has their date of marriage as the 16th of December}

1879- Page 8 #22 --Peter WYLIE--['Vesseliebanks', Burray] --

   parents: Peter WYLIE/Mary INKSTER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1875  January 2d  Holm' -- 
    Informant: Peter WYLIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1875 has their date of marriage as the 4th of February}
1879- Page 8 #23 --Ada Louise SUMMERS--[School House, Burray] --

   parents: James Mackie SUMMERS/Barbara EDWARD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  May 8th  Tullynessle & Forbes' -- 
    Informant: 'J. M.' SUMMERS, Father.

1879- Page 8 #24 --Barbara ANDERSON--[Balaclava] --

   parents: William ANDERSON/Jane ROBERTSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  March 13th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William ANDERSON, Father.

1879- Page 9 #25 --Elizabeth Jane LAIRD--[Westshore, Burray] --

   parents: George LAIRD/Margaret PETRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1877  March 1st  Burray' -- 
    Informant: 'Georg' LAIRD, Father.

1879- Page 9 #26 --William Henry WISHART--[Herston] --

   parents: William WISHART/Harriet Smith BUDGE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1864  December 5th  Rosslyn' -- 
    Informant: William WISHART, Father.

1879- Page 9 #27 --William Christie Sinclair WARDS--[Commons, Burray] --

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

1879- Page 10 #28 --Jemima PETRIE--['Linniegar'] --

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

1879- Page 10 #29 --William Dunnet BRUCE--['Lower quoy'] --

   parents: William BRUCE/Ann SWANSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  November 27th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William BRUCE, Father.

1879- Page 10 #30 --Catherine LAIRD--['Island of Hunday'] --

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

1879- Page 11 #31 --Andrew Muir LINKLATER--[Brance] --

   parents: Andrew Muir LINKLATER/Betsy THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1875  March 25th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Andrew M. LINKLATER, Father.

1879- Page 11 #32 --Barbara McDONALD--[Hall of Linklater] --

   parents: James McDONALD/Margaret STEWART --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1877  March 30th  London' -- 
    Informant: Margaret McDONALD, Mother.

1879- Page 11 #33 --William GUTHRIE--['Swanness', Burray] --

   parents: Thomas GUTHRIE/Ann PETRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1878  November 21st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Thomas GUTHRIE, Father.

1879- Page 12 #34 --Mary Christina SINCLAIR--[Muckquoy] --

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

1879- Page 12 #35 --William DUNCAN--[Flaws] --

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

1879- Page 12 #36 --John TAIT--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John Smith TAIT/Elizabeth Shearer SUTHERLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1876  July 10th  Walls' -- 
    Informant: John Smith TAIT, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1876 has their date of marriage as the 13th of July}
1879- Page 13 #37 --Janet Sutherland MATHESON--[Westshore, Burray] --

   parents: William MATHESON/Margaret PARK --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  September 24th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: William MATHESON, Father.

1879- Page 13 #38 --John PARK- {twin} -- ['Littleness', Burray] --

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

1879- Page 13 #39 --Robert PARK- {twin} -- ['Littleness', Burray] --

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

1879- Page 14 #40 --Margaret 'Ellen' Mowat GOW--['Kirkyhill'] --

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

1879- Page 14 #41 --Peter Allan ROSIE--['Swanness', Burray] --

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

1879- Page 14 #42 --Jessie Isabella TAYLOR--[Hillhouse] --

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

1879- Page 15 #43 --Catherine NORQUAY--[Pool] --

   parents: John NORQUAY/Betsy GUNN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1878  February 26th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John NORQUAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on February 6th, 1879}

1879- Page 15 #44 --William SINCLAIR--[Roeberry] --

   parents: William SINCLAIR/Elizabeth ALEXANDER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  June 4th  Bower' -- 
    Informant: William SINCLAIR, Father.

1879- Page 15 #45 --Robina CROMARTY--[Newtown] --

   parents: John CROMARTY/Margaret SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  September 22d  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John CROMARTY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1874 has their date of marriage as the 10th of September}

1879- Page 16 #46 --David Shearer GUTCHER--[Gunnerhill] --

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

1879- Page 16 #47 --Harriet McKENZIE--[Cara] --

   parents: Archibald McKENZIE/Mary ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1859  November 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Archibald McKENZIE, Father.

1879- Page 16 #48 --Isabella Cromarty ESSON--[Blanster] --

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

1879- Page 17 #49 --Alexander Ross TAYLOR--['Lochhouse', Burray] --

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

1879- Page 17 #50 --Peter OMAND--['Newpalace'] --

   parents: Peter OMAND/Margaret Cromarty BAIKIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  July 17th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Peter OMAND, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1873 has their date of marriage as the 10th of July}
1879- Page 17 #51 --John Scott NORQUAY--[Quindry] --

   parents: George NORQUAY/Margaret SMITH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1865  November 7th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: George NORQUAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1865 has their date of marriage as the 9th of November}

1879- Page 18 #52 --Williamina Norquay GUNN--['Sillerdyke', Burray] --

   parents: John GUNN/Betsy ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  April 3d  Burray' -- 
    Informant: John GUNN's mark, Father.

1879- Page 18 #53 --James Annal CROMARTY--[Farewell] --

   {Unmarried} parents: Alexander CROMARTY,
Farmer/Margaret ANNAL, Farmer's Daughter -- 
    Informants: Margaret ANNAL, Mother  -  Alexander CROMARTY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: Alexander Cromarty and Margaret Annal later married on March 29th, 1883}

1879- Page 18 #54 --Isabella Mortimer KIRKNESS--[Banks House] --

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

1879- Page 19 #55 --William Allan NICHOLSON--['Island of Swonay'] --

   parents: William NICHOLSON/Elizabeth ALLAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  February 2d  Flotta' -- 
    Informant: William NICHOLSON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1872 has their date of marriage as the 1st of February}

1879- Page 19 #56 --Peter Annal CUSATOR--['Mossater'] --

   parents: John CUSATOR/Barbara Gray ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  April 3rd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John CUSATOR, Father.

1879- Page 19 #57 --John BROWN--['Ferryhouse'] --

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

1879- Page 20 #58 --Robert WYLIE--['Standingstone', Burray] --

   parents: Robert WYLIE/Mary WARDS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1875  December 2nd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Robert WYLIE, Father.

1879- Page 20 #59 --Williamina Russell THOMSON--[Gutterhall] --

   parents: John THOMSON/Margaret RUSSELL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1875  December 9th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John THOMSON, Father.

1879- Page 20 #60 --Isabella Logie WARDS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John WARDS/Catherine BRUCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1878  December 7th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John WARDS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1878 has their date of marriage as the 7th of November}
1879- Page 21 #61 --Alexander Robertson SUTHERLAND--['Bow', Burray] --

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

1879- Page 21 #62 --Agnes Ferrier SUTHERLAND--['Skerpy', Burray] --

   parents: John Kenneth SUTHERLAND/'Annie' Banks SUTHERLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  February 27th  Brake, Burray' -- 
    Informant: John Kenneth SUTHERLAND, Father.

1879- Page 21 #63 --Elizabeth JOHNSTON--['Oragar', Burray] --

   parents: David JOHNSTON/Barbara ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  December 22nd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: David JOHNSTON, Father.

1879- Page 22 #64 --Donald SUTHERLAND--[Quoydam] --

   parents: Malcolm SUTHERLAND/Jessie SPENCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1877  February 22nd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Malcolm SUTHERLAND, Father.

1879- Page 22 #65 --William Waymouth BUDGE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Thomas BUDGE/Rose 'FURNESS' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1869  August 8th  London' -- 
    Informant: Thomas BUDGE, Father.

1879- Page 22 #66 --Isabella ANNAL--['Murray Bank'] --

   parents: Robert ANNAL/Jane MURRAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1876  April 13th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Robert ANNAL, Father.

1879- Page 23 #67 --John William ANDERSON--[Hilltoft, Burray] --

   parents: Donald ANDERSON/'Ellen' ROBERTSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1878  November 28th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Donald ANDERSON, Father.

1879- Page 23 #68 --Mary Jane 'CUSITER'--['Clett'] --

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

1879- Page 23 #69 --Elizabeth Robertson Taylor PARK--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James PARK/Margaret WARDS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  March 3d  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James PARK, Father.

1879- Page 24 #70 --Annabella 'McKINZIE'--[Upper Cara] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {Peter SWANNIE}/Annabella 'McKINZIE',
Dom. Servant -- 
    Informant: Annabella 'McKINZIE', Mother. 
       {
NOTE: Annabella McKenzie later married James Sinclair on November 12th, 1885}


        {
NOTE: this birth register entry has a notation made to the left of it, a faded stamp, which
            states,
'Paternity - See Reg[ister] of Cor[rected] Entr[ies]  Vol.1 p.21' -- [I have
             viewed the referenced RCE, and, in the photocopy, the fold of the binding cuts off some
              of the wording... but here is what I can gather from the main section of the RCE, which
               states,
'... [I]n an Action relating to the paternity of a fem[a]le Child, born
                
at Upper Cara, Grimness, [So]uth Ronaldshay, on the 24th day of September
                 
[187]9, at the instance of Annabella McKenzie, resid[ing] at Upper Cara,
                  
Grimness, South Ronaldshay and [Co]unty of Orkney - Pursuer  against
                   
Peter Swannie [Ju]nior  Fisherman, residing at Cara, So. Ronaldshay [and]
                    
County aforesaid  Defender - the Sheriff Substitute of Caithness, Orkney
                     
& Shetland at Kirkwall [on] the 12th day of October 1880 found that the
                      
said [chi]ld was the illegitimate Child of the said [Pe]ter Swannie Junior.
                       
1880 November 11th at South Ronaldshay, Wm. Taylor, Registrar'  --
                       PLEASE NOTE: The birth register entry has the date of birth as the 23rd of September,
                        not the 24th September, as the RCE states]
}
1879- Page 24 #71 --(female) BERSTON--[Ladywater, Burray] --

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

1879- Page 24 #72 --William Dundas PARK--[Taftnica, Burray] --

   parents: William PARK/'Maggie' McLEOD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1876  March 28th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: William PARK, Father.

1879- Page 25 #73 --Mary Ann ROSIE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John ROSIE/Mary Stewart DEARNESS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  January 9th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John ROSIE, Father.

1879- Page 25 #74 --Mary BURGESS--[Cronstadt] --

   parents: Daniel BURGESS/Elizabeth ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1876  June 1st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Daniel BURGESS, Father.

1879- Page 25 #75 --Isabella BUDGE--['Borrowstown'] --

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

1879- Page 26 #76 --Thomas TULLOCH--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John Wooldradge TULLOCH/Elizabeth BAIKIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1876  January 13th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John W. TULLOCH, Father.

1879- Page 26 #77 --Margaret Jane BROWN--['Hallbrake'] --

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

1879- Page 26 #78 --'Frances' William BANKS-- {male} - ['Stonepark'] --

   parents: David BANKS/Elizabeth BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1875  March 18th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: David BANKS, Father.

1879- Page 27 #79 --Elizabeth Budge CRUICKSHANK--[Dundas House] --

   parents: Thomas Mitchell CRUICKSHANK/Mary FLETT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  September 11th  Kirkwall' -- 
    Informant: 'T. M.' CRUICKSHANK, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1874 has their date of marriage as the 9th of September}

1879- Page 27 #80 --Isabella Walls McDONALD--[Mosshouse] --

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

1879- Page 27 #81 --James 'THOMPSON'--[Bu, Burray] --

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

1879- Page 28 #82 --Elizabeth Brown 'CUSITER'--[Glebe] --

   parents: Thomas 'CUSITER'/Margaret BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  October 24th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Thomas 'CUSITER', Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on October 24th, 1872}
1879- Page 28 #83 --Peter Park DUNCAN--[Sutherland, Burray] --

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

1879- Page 28 #84 --George Robert RORIE--[Claybraes] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given}/Betsy RORIE,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Betsy RORIE, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Betsy Rorie later died, unmarried, in 1932}
1879- Page 29 #85 --John William WYLIE--[Quoy, Burray] --

   parents: William WYLIE/Mary Ann BANKS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1878  July 4th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William WYLIE, Father.

1879- Page 29 #86 --Jessie Jane PETRIE--[Quindry] --

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

1879- Page 29 #87 --William Sutherland ROSIE--[Banks] --

   parents: James ROSIE/Jane DUNCAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  February 22d  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James ROSIE, Father.