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1882
 

 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


1882- Page 1 #1 --'Catharine' CROMARTY--[Newtown, Sandwick] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1881} --

   parents: John CROMARTY/Margaret SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  September 16th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John CROMARTY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1874 has their date of marriage as the 10th of September}

1882- Page 1 #2 --Charles CUMMING--['Sebastopol', Grimness] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1881} --

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

1882- Page 1 #3 --Margaret Spring IRVINE--[Manse] --

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

1882- Page 2 #4 --John William WYLIE--[North Side, Burray] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Nov. 1881} --

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

1882- Page 2 #5 --Jessie Cromarty ALLAN--[Burwick] --

   parents: William ALLAN/Jane THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  June 13th  Glasgow' -- 
    Informant: William ALLAN, Father.

1882- Page 2 #6 --Barbara Hourston SPENCE--[Westshore, Burray] --

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

1882- Page 3 #7 --Donald SUTHERLAND--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John SUTHERLAND/Laura LEITH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  March 17th  St. Margaret's Hope' -- 
    Informant: John SUTHERLAND, Father.

1882- Page 3 #8 --Catherine Jemima Laird MOWAT--[Isbister] --

   parents: James MOWAT/'Catharine' LAIRD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1878  November 14th  Island of Hunda' -- 
    Informant: Donald MOWAT, Grandfather.

1882- Page 3 #9 --David GUNN--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

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

1882- Page 4 #10 --Janet Hepburn Sinclair DUNCAN--[Holland] --

   parents: William DUNCAN/Betsy BURGHER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  November 14th  Kirkwall' -- 
    Informant: William DUNCAN, Father.

1882- Page 4 #11 --Elizabeth Ann SINCLAIR--[Serrigar, Sandwick] --

   parents: James SINCLAIR/Margaret MOWAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  December 4[th]  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James SINCLAIR, Father.

1882- Page 4 #12 --William Campbell TAYLOR--[Hillside, Burray] --

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

1882- Page 5 #13 --Ann Thomson ROSIE--[Cleat] --

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

1882- Page 5 #14 --William Henry SINCLAIR--['Berridale'] --

   parents: Samuel Christie SINCLAIR/Robina FLETT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  February 8th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Samuel C. SINCLAIR, Father.

1882- Page 5 #15 --Jessie Jane GRAY--[Quoy, Widewall] --

   parents: 'Malcom' GRAY/'Catharine' SCOTT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  November 19th  Kirkwall' -- 
    Informant: 'Malcom' GRAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1881 has their date of marriage as the 24th of November}

1882- Page 6 #16 --John Robert MILLER--[Westshore, Burray] --

   {Unmarried} parents: Robert MILLER, '
Watch Maker'/Margaret CROMARTY, Dressmaker -- 
    Informants: Margaret CROMARTY, Mother  -  Robert MILLER, Father. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Margaret Cromarty later married James Sinclair on January 21st, 1886}
1882- Page 6 #17 --John NORQUAY--[Little Stews] --

   parents: John Cumming NORQUAY/Margaret GUTCHER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  November 27th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John C. NORQUAY, Father.

1882- Page 6 #18 --Barbara WYLIE--[Westshore, Burray] --

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

1882- Page 7 #19 --John SINCLAIR--[Windwick] --

   parents: James SINCLAIR/Mary SPENCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  January  York Factory, America' -- 
    Informant: James SINCLAIR, Father.

1882- Page 7 #20 --Thomas Wylie ANDERSON--[Peterhead, Burray] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {William WYLIE}/Jessie ANDERSON,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Jessie ANDERSON's mark, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Jessie Anderson later died, unmarried, in 1941}


        {
NOTE: this birth register entry has a notation made to the left of it which states, 'Paternity of
            
Child found by Dec[ree] of Court - See Reg[ister] of Cor[rected] Ent[ries]  Vol.1 p.31.
             
October 31st 1882' -- [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,
'In an action relating to the paternity of a male child named
               (note: a blank space is located here in the RCE
born [a]t Peterhead in the Island of
                
Burray on the 8th day of March 1882, at the instance of Jessie Anderson,
                 
Peterhead, Burray, against William Wylie Fisherman Hillside  Burray, the Sheriff
                  
Court of Orkney on the [3]1st day of October 1882 found that the said [C]hild
                   
was the illegitimate Child of the said William Wylie.  1882 December 6th at
                    
South Ronaldshay, Wm. B. Swanson, Registrar']}
1882- Page 7 #21 --William Dearness ROSIE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

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

1882- Page 8 #22 --James TAYLOR--[Dykend, Burray] --

   parents: John Sutherland TAYLOR/Helen ROSS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  November 24th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: John S. TAYLOR, Father.

1882- Page 8 #23 --Wilhelmina Ann Norquay GUTHRIE--['Swaness', Burray] --

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

1882- Page 8 #24 --Barbara MUIR--['Sherd', Sandwick] --

   parents: James MUIR/'Catharine' MATHIESON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1876  February 20th  Widewall' -- 
    Informant: James MUIR, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1876 has their date of marriage as the 10th of February}
1882- Page 9 #25 --Jemima Louttit ESSON--['Blanster, St. Margaret's Hope'] --

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

1882- Page 9 #26 --Robert McIvor WARDS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James Laird WARDS/'Hellen' McIVOR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1878  July 8th  Hoxay' -- 
    Informant: James L. WARDS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1878 has their date of marriage as the 16th of July}
1882- Page 9 #27 --John OMAND--['Hall, Hoxay'] --

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

1882- Page 10 #28 --Elizabeth BUDGE--['Setherland'  (sic), Burray] --

   parents: Alexander BUDGE/Elizabeth CUMMING --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  January 12th  Setherland, Burray' -- 
    Informant: Alexander BUDGE, Father.

1882- Page 10 #29 --Edward 'CUSITER'--[Glebe, So. Parish] --

   parents: Thomas 'CUSITER'/Margaret BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  October 24th  Glebe, South Parish' -- 
    Informant: Thomas 'CUSITER', Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register states that their marriage took place on October 24th, 1872}

1882- Page 10 #30 --James Thomson SINCLAIR--['Hill Cot', Hoxa] --

   parents: John SINCLAIR/Margaret 'S.' MILLER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1877  December 13th  Herston, So. Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John SINCLAIR, Father.

1882- Page 11 #31 --James DUNCAN--[Westshore, Burray] --

   parents: James William DUNCAN/Jane McKAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1878  July 4th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: James W. DUNCAN, Father.

1882- Page 11 #32 --David JOHNSTON--['Ourigar', Burray] --

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

1882- Page 11 #33 --Jessie Jane Sutherland SABISTON--[Barebreck, Widewall] --

   parents: William SABISTON/Jessie SUTHERLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  December 22nd  Widewall' -- 
    Informant: William SABISTON, Father.

1882- Page 12 #34 -- 'George McKay'  [Jane] CUSATOR--['Nether Gera', Sandwick] --

   parents: George McKay CUSATOR/'Catharine' CUSATOR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  June 16th  Cleat, South Parish' -- 
    Informant: George 'McK.' CUSATOR, Father.


        {
NOTE: this birth register entry has a notation made to the left of it which states, 'See Register
            
of Corrected Entries Vol.1 page 29  17th October 1882'  [I have viewed the RCE for
             this birth register entry, and it states,
 'In the first column of entry No. 34 in the
              
Register Book of Births for the year 1882 for "George McKay" substitute "Jane",
               
and in the third column of the same entry for "M" substitute "F";  The above
                
correction is made under the direction and by the written authority of the Sheriff
                 
in consequence of the depositions dated 10th and 16th October 1882 of William
                  
Banks Swanson Registrar of the district of South Ronaldshay and George McKay
                   
Cusator Informant of the birth in question']}
1882- Page 12 #35 --Henry Louttit WALLS--[Quoydam, Widewall] --

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

1882- Page 12 #36 --Sarah Ann Petrie OMAND--['Quindrie, Hoxay'] --

   parents: Malcolm OMAND/Elizabeth McIVER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1880  April 29th  Hoxay' -- 
    Informant: Malcolm OMAND, Father.

1882- Page 13 #37 --Samuel Christie ANNAL--['Lythes', EastSide] --

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

1882- Page 13 #38 --'Annie' Manson DOULL--[Cara, Grimness] --

   parents: Benjamin DOULL/'Catharine Narston' RITCH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  January 9th  Rackwick, Hoy' -- 
    Informant: 'Benjamin DOULL J
r.', Father.
1882- Page 13 #39 --'Gertie Nellie' Davidson FORBES--['Manse of St. Mary's'] --

   parents: James FORBES/Mary TOUGH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  August 17th  Aberdeen' -- 
    Informant: 'Jas:' FORBES, Father.

1882- Page 14 #40 --'Annie' Doull ROBERTSON--[Grutha, Grimness] --

   parents: Robert ROBERTSON/'Annie' DOULL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  February 22nd  Cara, Grimness' -- 
    Informant: 'Robt. ROBERTSON Jun
r.', Father.
1882- Page 14 #41 --Robert THOMSON--[{'Quoyneths'?}, Grimness] --

   parents: John THOMSON/Barbara THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  December 17th  Grimness' -- 
    Informant: James THOMSON, Uncle.

1882- Page 14 #42 --Harriet Helen WALLS--['Seba', Herston] --

   parents: Peter WALLS/Harriet S. B. McKENZIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  April 7th  Herston' -- 
    Informant: Peter WALLS, Father.

1882- Page 15 #43 --Magnus KNIGHT--[Viewforth, Burray] --

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

1882- Page 15 #44 --Elizabeth Margaret Johnston WYLIE--[Hillhead, Burray] --

   parents: Magnus WYLIE/Barbara BRUCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1863  October 16th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Magnus WYLIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1863 has their date of marriage as the 15th of October}
1882- Page 15 #45 --William STEWART--[Hall, So. Parish] --

   parents: James STEWART/Agnes Gordon BRUCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  November 13th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: James STEWART, Father.

1882- Page 16 #46 --John MURRAY--[Herston] --

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

1882- Page 16 #47 --Daniel Manson SUTHERLAND--[Skerpie, Burray] --

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

1882- Page 16 #48 --Elizabeth Norquay ROSS--[Burray] --

   parents: John ROSS/Margaret NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  December 29th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: John ROSS, Father.

1882- Page 17 #49 --William CROMARTY--[Herston] --

   parents: John CROMARTY/Betsy Mathieson SPENCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1875  January 21st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John CROMARTY, Father.

1882- Page 17 #50 --William Sinclair Rosie MATHIESON--[Kirkburn, Sandwick] --

   parents: Donald Sutherland MATHIESON/Elizabeth ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  February 3rd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Wm. S.' ROSIE, Grandfather.

1882- Page 17 #51 --John McKENZIE--[Upper Cara, Grimness] --

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

1882- Page 18 #52 --James Morrison Gunn NORQUAY--['Hoxay'] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/'Bennie' Sutherland NORQUAY,
Dom. Serv. -- 
    Informant: 'Bennie' S. NORQUAY, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Robina Norquay later married Alexander Forbes on September 13th, 1894;
           according to that 1894 civil marriage register, Alexander was noted as a 'Widower'
}
1882- Page 18 #53 --James PETRIE--['South Breck', Burray] --

   parents: David PETRIE/Margaret ROBERTSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  November 24th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: David PETRIE, Father.

1882- Page 18 #54 --James ROBERTSON--['Hill', Grimness] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {James WATERS}/Christina ROBERTSON,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Christina ROBERTSON, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Christina Robertson later married Alexander Norquay on January 15th, 1891}


        {
NOTE: this birth register entry has a notation made to the left of it which states, 'Paternity of
            
Child found by Dec[ree] of Court - See Reg[ister] of Cor[rected] Ent[rie]s  Vol.1 p.34.
             
13th February 1883' -- [I have viewed the RCE referenced, and the main section states, 'In
              
an action relating to the paternity of a male Child, born at Hillhouse in the Island
               
[of] South Ronaldshay in the County of Orkney, on the 27th day of July 1882,
                
at the instance of Christina Robertson residing at Hillhouse South Ronaldshay
                 
Orkney, Pursuer, against James Waters residing at Berridale South Ronaldshay,
                  
Defender.  The Sheriff Substitute of Caithness, Orkney and Shetland at Kirkwall,
                   
on the 13th day of February 1883, found that the said Child was the illegitimate
                    
child of the said James Waters.  1883 March 14th at South Ronaldshay,
                     
Wm. B. Swanson, Registrar']}
1882- Page 19 #55 --Andrew GUTHRIE--[Hilldyke, Burray] --

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

1882- Page 19 #56 --George Alexander Ryrie ANNAL--[Herston] --

   parents: Peter ANNAL/Ann Waters RYRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1877  February 22nd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Peter ANNAL, Father.

1882- Page 19 #57 --Francis Brown ANNAL--[Glebe, So. Parish] --

   parents: Peter ANNAL/Barbara BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  May 25th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Peter ANNAL, Father.

1882- Page 20 #58 --William BUDGE--['Upper Town, Hoxay'] --

   parents: Robert Thomson BUDGE/Jessie Rosie TAIT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  March 17th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Robert T. BUDGE, Father.

1882- Page 20 #59 --James Cromarty TOMISON--[Halcro] --

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

1882- Page 20 #60 --Ida Jane HEDDLE--['School House, St. Margaret's Hope'] --

   parents: James HEDDLE/Isabella Hutton BAIKIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1862  November 25th  Kirkwall' -- 
    Informant: James HEDDLE, Father.

1882- Page 21 #61 --John Sutherland SINCLAIR--[Lurdy, Burray] --

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

1882- Page 21 #62 --Andrew DUNCAN--['Setherland'  (sic), Burray] --

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

1882- Page 21 #63 --James Rosie BUDGE--[Burray] --

   parents: George BUDGE/Ann ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1880  July 1st  Burray' -- 
    Informant: George BUDGE, Father.

1882- Page 22 #64 --David Banks LAIRD--['Sheep Quoy', Burray] --

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

1882- Page 22 #65 --James Edward DUNNET- {twin} -- [St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John Bruce DUNNET/Elizabeth NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  December 22nd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John B. DUNNET, Father.

1882- Page 22 #66 --John DUNNET- {twin} -- [St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John Bruce DUNNET/Elizabeth NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  December 22nd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John B. DUNNET, Father.

1882- Page 23 #67 --Wilhelmina Wylie SINCLAIR--[Breck, Burray] --

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

1882- Page 23 #68 --Ida Christina Mowat GOW--[Sunnybank, Sandwick] --

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

1882- Page 23 #69 --Robert ANNAL--[Park of Cara, Grimness] --

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

1882- Page 24 #70 --Duncan McDONALD--['Moss House', EastSide] --

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

1882- Page 24 #71 --Jessie Jane Tomison MATHIESON--[Herston] --

   parents: William MATHIESON/Elizabeth WALLS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1880  September 16th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William MATHIESON, Father.

1882- Page 24 #72 --John Robert 'McIVOR'--['Upper Town, Hoxay'] --

   parents: David Rosie McIVER/Mary Ann MOWAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  January 19th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: David R. McIVER, Father.

1882- Page 25 #73 --Catherine Berston JOHNSTON--[Pool, Grimness] --

   {Unmarried} parents: John JOHNSTON,
Fisherman/Jane BERSTON, Domestic Servant -- 
    Informants: Jane BERSTON, Mother  -  John JOHNSTON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: John Johnston and Jane Berston later married on October 31st, 1882}

1882- Page 25 #74 --Margaret Sinclair NORQUAY--[Stews] --

   parents: Magnus Sinclair NORQUAY/Elizabeth Hossack ANDERSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1871  April 22nd  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Magnus S. NORQUAY, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1871 has their date of marriage as the 27th of April}
1882- Page 25 #75 --John McKENZIE--[Station House, St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: William McKENZIE/Isabella SUTHERLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  November 22nd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William McKENZIE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1879 has their date of marriage as the 20th of November}

1882- Page 26 #76 --Margaret Jane Laughton NORQUAY--[Quoyeden, EastSide] --

   parents: Henry NORQUAY/Betsy CHRISTIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  February 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Henry NORQUAY, Father.

1882- Page 26 #77 --William CROMARTY--[Sandwick] --

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

1882- Page 26 #78 --Thomas Mitchell CRUICKSHANK--[Dundas House, So. Parish] --

   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}
1882- Page 27 #79 --Robert Wallace FLAWS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Robert FLAWS/Barbara WALLACE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  October 5th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Robert FLAWS Jun
r.', Father.

1882- Page 27 #80 --Sarah Kennedy COOPER--[Gillietrang, Burray] --

   parents: John COOPER/Betsy KENNEDY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  April 28th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: 'John COOPER Jun
r.', Father.
1882- Page 27 #81 --John Samuel ROSIE--['Kirkyhill Cottage', Sandwick] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {George GROAT}/Helen ROSIE,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Helen ROSIE, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Helen B. Rosie later married William M. Brown in 1902}


        {
NOTE: this birth register entry has a notation made to the left of it which states, 'Paternity
            
of Child found by Dec[ree] of Court. - See Reg[ister] of Cor[rected] Ent[rie]s
             
Vol.1 p.33.  9th January 1883' -- [I have viewed the RCE referenced, and the main
              section states,
'In an action relating to the paternity of a male child, born
               
at Sandwick, South Ronaldshay in the County of Orkney on the [29]th
                
day of October 1882, at the instance of Helen Rosie residing at Sandwick
                 
South Ronaldshay Orkney, Pursuer, against George Groat residing at
                  
Cools  Widewall  South Ronaldshay, Defender.  The Sheriff Substitute
                   
of Caithness, Orkney and Shetland at Kirkwall on the 9th day of
                    
[J]anuary 1883, found that the said child was [th]e illegitimate child
                     
of the said George Groat.  1883.  January 26th at South Ronaldshay,
                      
Wm. B. Swanson, Registrar']}