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1893
 

 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


1893- Page 1 #1 --Elizabeth Robertson MANSON--[Grimness] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1892} --

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

1893- Page 1 #2 --Robert HAY--[St. Margaret's Hope] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1892} --

   parents: Robert HAY/Barbara Stewart TULLOCH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1883  August 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Robert HAY, J
r.', Father.
1893- Page 1 #3 --'Lizzie' Jane NORQUAY- {twin} -- [Crook, EastSide] --

   parents: James Annal NORQUAY/Jane SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1892  April 28th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James A. NORQUAY, Father.

1893- Page 2 #4 --'Maggie' Ann Sinclair NORQUAY- {twin} -- [Crook, EastSide] --

   parents: James Annal NORQUAY/Jane SINCLAIR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1892  April 28th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James A. NORQUAY, Father.

1893- Page 2 #5 --John Cogle 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.

1893- Page 2 #6 --William Archibald SINCLAIR--[Braehead] --

   parents: William SINCLAIR/'Annie' Carmichael BANKS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1890  January 30th  Cathcart, Glasgow' -- 
    Informant: 'Wm.' SINCLAIR, Father.

1893- Page 3 #7 --James WYLIE--[Outlook, Burray] --

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

1893- Page 3 #8 --Arthur CUMMING--['Setherland'  (sic), Burray] --

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

1893- Page 3 #9 --Robert 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.

1893- Page 4 #10 --George Petrie DUNCAN--[Hillside, Burray] --

   parents: John Budge DUNCAN/Jessie Kennedy Wooldrage PETRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1892  December 8th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John B. DUNCAN, Father.

1893- Page 4 #11 --Jane DASS--[Brain, EastSide] --

   parents: William DASS/Euphemia PETRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1892  November 1st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William DASS, Father.

1893- Page 4 #12 --Williamina THOMSON--['Gairth'] --

   parents: William THOMSON/Jane 'Rosette' ROSS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1892  July 12th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William THOMSON, Father.

1893- Page 5 #13 --'Annie' Banks NORQUAY--['Lyrowell'] --

   parents: George Gutcher NORQUAY/Margaret Cormack RYRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1891  December 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: George G. NORQUAY, Father.

1893- Page 5 #14 --Alexander ROBERTSON--[Greenvale, Burray] --

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

1893- Page 5 #15 --'Annie' Thomson SPENCE--[Mosshouse, Burray] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Catherine Elizabeth SPENCE,
Farm Serv. -- 
    Informant: 'Cathrine' E. SPENCE, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, 'Cathrine' Spence later married Samuel Wylie in 1905;
           according to that 1905 civil marriage register, Samuel was noted as a 'Widower'
}

1893- Page 6 #16 --John WISHART--['Bow, South Parish'] --

   parents: James WISHART/Jemima THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1874  October 29th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James WISHART, Father.

1893- Page 6 #17 --Elizabeth MacKinson NORQUAY--[Grimness] --

   parents: Alexander NORQUAY/Christina ROBERTSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1891  January 15th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Alexander NORQUAY, Father.

1893- Page 6 #18 --James Thomson GRAY--[Windwick, So. Parish] --

   parents: James GRAY/Margaret THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1892  March 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James GRAY, Father.

1893- Page 7 #19 --Jessie Jane SINCLAIR--[Braeland, EastSide] --

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

1893- Page 7 #20 --Donald ROSIE--[Westermill, Burray] --

   parents: Donald ROSIE/Susan GREIG --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1890  July 31st  Aberdeen' -- 
    Informant: Donald ROSIE, Father.

1893- Page 7 #21 --Sarah Ann Calder SANDISON--[Knockdry] --

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

1893- Page 8 #22 --Gilbert DUNCAN--[Cleat, So. Parish] --

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

1893- Page 8 #23 --James Taylor '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.

1893- Page 8 #24 --Samuel WYLIE--[Hilldyke, Burray] --

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

1893- Page 9 #25 --Elizabeth WYLIE--[Newhouse, Burray] --

   parents: John WYLIE/Mary BRUCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1885  February 5th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John WYLIE, Father.

1893- Page 9 #26 --Catherine Jane Laughton Annal THOMSON--['Lythes', EastSide] --

   parents: Gilbert THOMSON/Ann CHRISTIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1893  April 13th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Ann THOMSON, Mother.

1893- Page 9 #27 --George Herbert SINCLAIR--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James SINCLAIR/Mary Kennedy ALLAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1892  June 9th  Blythswood, Glasgow' -- 
    Informant: {'J.'?} SINCLAIR, Father.

1893- Page 10 #28 --James Anderson SINCLAIR- {twin} -- [St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: William Alexander SINCLAIR/Fanny BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1890  February 27th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'W. A.' SINCLAIR, Father.

1893- Page 10 #29 --Jessie Grant SINCLAIR- {twin} -- [St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: William Alexander SINCLAIR/Fanny BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1890  February 27th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'W. A.' SINCLAIR, Father.

1893- Page 10 #30 --Charles NICHOLSON--['West Mossater', So. Parish] --

   parents: David NICHOLSON/Elizabeth ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1891  December 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: David NICHOLSON, Father.

1893- Page 11 #31 --Mary 'Christian' Purves ANNAL--['East Massater'] --

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

1893- Page 11 #32 --Catherine ROSIE--['Flap'  (sic), Burray] --

   parents: James ROSIE/Catherine PETRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1883  January 9th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James ROSIE, Father.

1893- Page 11 #33 --Henry Alexander NORQUAY- {twin} -- [Braehead, EastSide] --

   parents: William Dearness NORQUAY/Barbara Seatter NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1884  January 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Wm. D.' NORQUAY, Father.

1893- Page 12 #34 --Maria Barbara NORQUAY- {twin} -- [Braehead, EastSide] --

   parents: William Dearness NORQUAY/Barbara Seatter NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1884  January 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Wm. D.' NORQUAY, Father.

1893- Page 12 #35 --Oman THOMSON--['Academy of South Ronaldshay'] --

   parents: John THOMSON/'Lizzie' LOUTTIT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  December 21st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John THOMSON, Father.

1893- Page 12 #36 --George Morrison GUNN--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Jane Sinclair GUNN,
Domestic Servant -- 
    Informant: Marcus GUNN, Grandfather. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, Jane/Jean S. Gunn later married John Joseph Younghusband in 1902}
1893- Page 13 #37 --James MOWAT--['Isbester', So. Parish] --

   parents: James MOWAT/Jessie BUDGE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1889  January 17th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James MOWAT, Father.

1893- Page 13 #38 --Catherine Taylor GUTCHER--[Grimness] --

   parents: James Taylor GUTCHER/Elizabeth Wright THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1889  April 26th  South Shields' -- 
    Informant: James T. GUTCHER, Father.

1893- Page 13 #39 --David WYLIE--[Standing Stone, Burray] --

   parents: John WYLIE/Helen ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1889  February 21st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John WYLIE, Father.

1893- Page 14 #40 --John Rendall KNIGHT--[Viewforth, Burray] --

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

1893- Page 14 #41 --'Kettie' Laird WARDS--[Hillhead, Burray] --

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

1893- Page 14 #42 --George William SUTHERLAND--['Barebreck', Widewall] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Barbara 'Simeson' SUTHERLAND,
Farm Serv. -- 
    Informant: Barbara S. SUTHERLAND, Mother.

1893- Page 15 #43 --Alexander Baikie Doull ROBERTSON--['Gruthy'] --

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

1893- Page 15 #44 --Jessie Jane 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.

1893- Page 15 #45 --Andrew 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.

1893- Page 16 #46 --David Norquay MARWICK--[Bankburn] --

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

1893- Page 16 #47 --John Hugh 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}

1893- Page 16 #48 --'Lizzie' Jane ROSIE--[Barswick, So. Parish] --

   parents: William Louttit ROSIE/'Ellen SIMESON' --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1891  February 19th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Ellen' ROSIE, Mother.

1893- Page 17 #49 --Isabella NORQUAY--['Lyrowell'] --

   parents: George Gutcher NORQUAY/Margaret Cormack RYRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1891  December 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: George G. NORQUAY, Father.

1893- Page 17 #50 --'Lizzie' Jane WYLIE--[Ness, Burray] --

   parents: William WYLIE/Barbara Park BANKS --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1893  March 2nd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William WYLIE, Father.

1893- Page 17 #51 --James Spence CROMARTY--[Herston] --

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

1893- Page 18 #52 --Jemima SINCLAIR--[Dykend, Burray] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/Catherine SINCLAIR,
Farm Servant -- 
    Informant: Margaret SINCLAIR's mark, Grandmother.

1893- Page 18 #53 --James William LAIRD--[Westshore, Burray] --

   parents: Andrew LAIRD/Robina JOHNSTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1891  September 24th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Andrew LAIRD, Father.

1893- Page 18 #54 --David Farquhar MENZIES--['School House, Widewall'] --

   parents: David Douglas MENZIES/Alison Thomson KIRK --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1892  November 24th  Kirkwall' -- 
    Informant: 'D. D.' MENZIES, Father.

1893- Page 19 #55 --Malcolm SUTHERLAND--[Quoydam, Widewall] --

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

1893- Page 19 #56 --Annabella Cromarty 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.

1893- Page 19 #57 --Catherine Rosie THOMSON--[Crook, So. Parish] --

   parents: William THOMSON/'Annie' THOMSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1886  February 11th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William THOMSON, Fath[e]r.

1893- Page 20 #58 --Donald Innes BRUCE--['Hoxay'] --

   parents: William Laughton BRUCE/Ann 'SWANSTON' --
        {
record has Ann 'SWANSTON' as the mother, but I believe this is incorrect --
            by my research, the mother should be Ann SWANSON
}

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

1893- Page 20 #59 --Mary 'Ellen' ANNAL--['Serrigair', Sandwick] --

   parents: James ANNAL/'Ellen' TAYLOR --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  November 23rd  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James ANNAL, Father.

1893- Page 20 #60 --James RUSSELL--[Sandwick] --

   parents: William RUSSELL/Mary SPENCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1888  June 21st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William RUSSELL, Father.

1893- Page 21 #61 --William BUDGE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James Taylor BUDGE/Jessie HORNE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1883  July 6th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James T. BUDGE, Father.

1893- Page 21 #62 --Isabella Cromarty Dewar GOW--[Sunnybank, Sandwick] --

   parents: James Tait GOW/Elizabeth Cromarty MOWAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1872  July 11th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James T. GOW, Father.

1893- Page 21 #63 --'Marian Neill' SUTHERLAND--[Skerpie, Burray] --

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

1893- Page 22 #64 --David Reid SWANNIE--[Station, Grimness] --

   parents: David Reid SWANNIE/Elizabeth HARROLD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1892  December 29th  London' -- 
    Informant: David Reid SWANNIE, Father.

1893- Page 22 #65 --William Laird KIRKNESS--[Hillfield, Burray] --

   parents: Donald KIRKNESS/Jane LAIRD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1886  February 11th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Donald KIRKNESS, Father.

1893- Page 22 #66 --Henry NORQUAY--[Quoyeden, EastSide] --

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

1893- Page 23 #67 --Jessie Jane SWANNIE--['Starlie', Grimness] --

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

1893- Page 23 #68 --Catherine Louttit SINCLAIR--['Berridale'] --

   parents: Alexander SINCLAIR/'Annie' Manson BAIKIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1891  May 7th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'A.' BAIKIE, Grandfather.

1893- Page 23 #69 --Jessie Jane CUMMING--[Sandwick] --

   parents: James CUMMING/Robina Wishart ROSIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1891  December 10th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James CUMMING, Father.

1893- Page 24 #70 --Sadie 'Seator' BUDGE--['Isbester', So. Parish] --

   parents: John Duncan BUDGE/Catherine MOWAT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1884  June 12th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John D. BUDGE, Father.