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1890
 

 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


1890- Page 1 #1 --'Maggie' BAIKIE--['Berridale'] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1889} --

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

1890- Page 1 #2 --Donald DUNCAN--[Liddle, So. Parish] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1889} --

   parents: John DUNCAN/Margaret THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1884  January 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John DUNCAN, Father.

1890- Page 1 #3 --John William Norquay WYLIE--['Hilldyke', Burray] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1889} --

   parents: William WYLIE/'Annie' NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1887  March 31st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Rosanna NORQUAY, Grandmother.

1890- Page 2 #4 --Adeline Janet 'Rose JOHNSTONE'--['Ourigar', Burray] --

   parents: David 'JOHNSTONE'/Barbara ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  December 29th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: David 'JOHNSTONE', Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1870 has their date of marriage as the 22nd of December}
1890- Page 2 #5 --John SIMPSON--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James Henderson SIMPSON/Helen WALD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1887  February 21st  Glasgow' -- 
    Informant: 'Jas. H.' SIMPSON, Father.

1890- Page 2 #6 --Magnus Wylie WARDS--[Hillhead, Burray] --

   parents: John WARDS/Jane WYLIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1887  September 29th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John WARDS, Father.

1890- Page 3 #7 --Robert Taylor BANKS--[Stromness] --

   parents: Henry Allan BANKS/Mary Ann TAYLOR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1890  January 28th  Stromness' -- 
    Informant: Henry A. BANKS, Father.

1890- Page 3 #8 --George SIMPSON--[Ballgreen, So. Parish] --

   parents: John Budge SIMPSON/Mary BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  March 27th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John B. SIMPSON, Father.

1890- Page 3 #9 --Jessie Laughton MANSON--[Castle, Grimness] --

   parents: Alexander MANSON/'Ellen' THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1884  December 4th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Alexander MANSON, Father.

1890- Page 4 #10 --John SWANNIE--['Starlie', Grimness] --

   parents: Peter SWANNIE/Elizabeth PARK --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  November 23rd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Peter SWANNIE, Father.

1890- Page 4 #11 --James DEWAR--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James DEWAR/'Annie' Elizabeth Cromarty ALLAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1875  November 11th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James DEWAR, Father.

1890- Page 4 #12 --Diana Laird ALLAN--['Tafts', Burray] --

   parents: John ALLAN/Mary NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  October 26th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John ALLAN, Father.

1890- Page 5 #13 --Colin McDONALD--[Viewfield, St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James McDONALD/Margaret STEWART --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1877  March 31st  London' -- 
    Informant: James McDONALD, Father. 
       {
NOTE: per Cathy Wagner's research, their date of marriage was the 30th of March, in London}

1890- Page 5 #14 --Jessie Forsyth DUNCAN--[Holland, So. Parish] --

   parents: James DUNCAN/Ann FORSYTH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1878  January 11th  Canisbay' -- 
    Informant: James DUNCAN, Father.

1890- Page 5 #15 --Henry Forbes SINCLAIR--[Kirkhouse, EastSide] --

   parents: Alexander Hossack SINCLAIR/Barbara TAIT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1885  November 26th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Alexr. H.' SINCLAIR, Father.

1890- Page 6 #16 --William BRUCE--[Cellardyke, Burray] --

   parents: John BRUCE/'Annie' ANDERSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1888  November 8th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John BRUCE, Father.

1890- Page 6 #17 --William LAIRD--[Nether Faulds, Burray] --

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

1890- Page 6 #18 --Margaret Baikie OMAND--['Crowsnest, Hoxay'] --

   parents: Peter OMAND/Margaret Cromarty BAIKIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1873  July 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Peter OMAND, Father.

1890- Page 7 #19 --Barbara SUTHERLAND--[Breck, Burray] --

   parents: Donald Banks SUTHERLAND/Barbara WYLIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1885  December 24th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: George SUTHERLAND, Grandfather.

1890- Page 7 #20 --Robert Park CUMMING--[Sutherland, Burray] --

   parents: James CUMMING/Elizabeth PARK --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  December 28th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James CUMMING, Father.

1890- Page 7 #21 --Samuel SINCLAIR--['Hillside, Hoxay'] --

   parents: William SINCLAIR/Mary SMITH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1883  May 31st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William SINCLAIR, Father.

1890- Page 8 #22 --Mary Ann McIVER--['Hoxay'] --

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

1890- Page 8 #23 --Mary CUMMING--[Barswick, So. Parish] --

   parents: Robert CUMMING/Mary Cromarty ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1886  February 25th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Robert CUMMING, Father.

1890- Page 8 #24 --Elizabeth Laird Sutherland BUDGE--[Cellardyke] --

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

1890- Page 9 #25 --Betsy DEARNESS--['Hoxayhead'] --

   parents: James DEARNESS/Margaret Gray THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1884  December 4th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'James DEARNESS, Jun
r.', Father.

1890- Page 9 #26 --Barbara Ann Rosie WYLIE--['Swaness', Burray] --

   parents: James WYLIE/Margaret ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1890  April 24th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James WYLIE, Father.

1890- Page 9 #27 --Isabella TAYLOR--[Dykend, Burray] --

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

1890- Page 10 #28 --William ROBERTSON--[Grutha] --

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

1890- Page 10 #29 --Jane SUTHERLAND--['Bow', Burray] --

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

1890- Page 10 #30 --Jessie Ann Mary MAKINSON--[Claybraes] --

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

1890- Page 11 #31 --Margaret Duncan HALCROW--['Stackabank', So. Parish] --

   parents: John HALCROW/Mary Jane ANDERSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1886  December 2nd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John HALCROW, Father.

1890- Page 11 #32 --Hugh BROWN--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Hugh Petrie BROWN/Margaret Leith IRVINE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1889  January 24th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Hugh P. BROWN, Father.

1890- Page 11 #33 --James WARDS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Alexander Harper WARDS/Jane Groat TAIT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  March 2nd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Alexander H. WARDS, Father.

1890- Page 12 #34 --James Kennedy BRUCE--['South House', Burray] --

   parents: David BRUCE/Agnes KENNEDY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1887  November 17th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: David BRUCE, Father.

1890- Page 12 #35 --William Park WOOLDRAGE--[Burray] --

   parents: William Park WOOLDRAGE/Sarah KENNEDY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1887  January 20th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William LAIRD, Neighbor.

1890- Page 12 #36 --John George DUNCAN--[South Flaws, So. Parish] --

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

1890- Page 13 #37 --William MATHIESON--['Whistlebrae', EastSide] --

   parents: David MATHIESON/Catherine ALLAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1880  November 5th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: David MATHIESON, Father.

1890- Page 13 #38 --'May' ANNAL--['Stonepark'] --

   parents: James ANNAL/Agnes Duncan COGLE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1886  April 15th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James ANNAL, Father.

1890- Page 13 #39 --David SUTHERLAND--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John SUTHERLAND/Laura LEITH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1870  March 17th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John SUTHERLAND, Father.

1890- Page 14 #40 --James Swanson MacARTHUR--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: 'Niel' MacARTHUR/Margaret WEST --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1876  September 26th  Pitsligo' -- 
    Informant: 'Niel' MacARTHUR, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1876 has their date of marriage as the 11th of September}
1890- Page 14 #41 --William Banks Swanson NORQUAY--[Mount Pleasant] --

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

1890- Page 14 #42 --Benjamin DOULL--[Cara] --

   parents: Benjamin DOULL/Catherine Knarston RITCH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  January 9th  Hoy' -- 
    Informant: 'B. DOULL J
r.', Father.
1890- Page 15 #43 --Margaret SINCLAIR--[Braeland, EastSide] --

   parents: John SINCLAIR/Margaret SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1883  December 6th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John SINCLAIR, Father.

1890- Page 15 #44 --Catherine RUSSELL--['Westsherd', Sandwick] --

   parents: James RUSSELL/Catherine CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1888  December 13th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James RUSSELL, Father.

1890- Page 15 #45 --Robert Linklater MATCHES--[Quoyloo, So. Parish] --

   parents: James MATCHES/Jessie Annal LINKLATER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  November 23rd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James MATCHES, Father.

1890- Page 16 #46 --James Robert CROMARTY--['Gossigair', So. Parish] --

   parents: Archibald CROMARTY/Elizabeth Ann Rosie COGLE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1888  December 20th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Arch
d.' CROMARTY, Father.
1890- Page 16 #47 --Alexander SUTHERLAND--[Burray] --

   {Unmarried} parents: Alexander SUTHERLAND,
Fisherman/Jane PETRIE, Domestic Servant -- 
    Informants: Jane PETRIE, Mother  -  'Alexr.' SUTHERLAND, Father. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Jane Petrie later married David Flett Lennie on January 31st, 1895}

1890- Page 16 #48 --George William CUSATOR--[Herston] --

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

1890- Page 17 #49 --John Norquay DEARNESS--['How of Hoxay'] --

   parents: Robert DEARNESS/Jemima NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1885  March 26th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Robert DEARNESS, Father.

1890- Page 17 #50 --Grace ROBERTSON--[Greenvale, Burray] --

   parents: James ROBERTSON/'Magna' Helen MOWAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  July 28th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James ROBERTSON, Father.

1890- Page 17 #51 --John Shepherd LAIRD--[Tillydelph, Burray] --

   parents: William LAIRD/Joanna Sinclair HENDERSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1884  February 1st  Canisbay' -- 
    Informant: Joanna S. LAIRD, Mother.

1890- Page 18 #52 --Margaret Helen GROAT--[Hools, Widewall] --

   parents: Isaac GROAT/Jane Taylor 'GOODSIR' --
        {
record has Jane Taylor 'GOODSIR' as the mother, but I believe this is incorrect --
            by my research, the mother should be Jane Taylor GUTCHER
}

       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1887  February 3rd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Isaac GROAT, Jun
r.', Father.
1890- Page 18 #53 --John Mowat GUNN--['Serrigair', Sandwick] --

   parents: James GUNN/Christina MOWAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1886  January 21st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John MOWAT, Uncle.

1890- Page 18 #54 --Donald Harrold 'GOODSIR'--[Grimness] --

   parents: William 'GOODSIR'/Robina HARROLD --
        {
record has 'GOODSIR' as the father's surname, but I believe this is incorrect -- by my
            research, the surname should be GUTCHER - perhaps it was a temporary name change?
}

       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1888  June 14th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William 'GOODSIR', Father.

1890- Page 19 #55 --Sarah Tomison WALLS--[Thurrigair, So. Parish] --

   {Unmarried} parents: John WALLS,
Farm Manager/Mary Ann BUDGE, Domestic Servant -- 
    Informants: Mary A. BUDGE, Mother  -  John WALLS, Father. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Mary Ann Budge later died, unmarried, on May 3rd, 1897}

1890- Page 19 #56 --Jane 'Lizzie' WATT--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: David WATT/Jane OMAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1887  July 21st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: David WATT, Father.

1890- Page 19 #57 --John Robert MARWICK--[Bankburn] --

   parents: John MARWICK/Mary MITCHELL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1886  March 11th  Shapinsay' -- 
    Informant: John MARWICK, Father.

1890- Page 20 #58 --Robert THOMSON--[Canton, Grimness] --

   parents: Alexander THOMSON/Jessie SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1890  September 11th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Alex.' THOMSON, Father.

1890- Page 20 #59 --Clara Isabella BUDGE--[Cleat, So. Parish] --

   parents: Gilbert BUDGE/Margaret Ann McIver NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1889  January 17th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Gilbert BUDGE, Father.

1890- Page 20 #60 --Jessie Heddle PARK--[Bruntland, Burray] --

   parents: James PARK/Mary Reid NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  December 21st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James PARK, Father.