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1894
 

 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


1894- Page 1 #1 --Archibald SINCLAIR--[Grimness] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1893} --

   parents: James Banks SINCLAIR/Annabella McKENZIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1885  November 12th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James B. SINCLAIR, Father.

1894- Page 1 #2 --James WATERS--['Berridale'] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1893} --

   parents: James Sinclair WATERS/Ann NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1889  June 6th  Flotta, Walls' -- 
    Informant: James S. WATERS, Father.

1894- Page 1 #3 --Elizabeth Cromarty RUSSELL--['Westsherd', Sandwick] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1893} --

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

1894- Page 2 #4 --Robert Niven NORQUAY--[Pool, Grimness] --
                                                                       {note: actually born in Dec. 1893} --

   parents: John NORQUAY/Betsy GUNN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1879  February 6th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John NORQUAY's mark, Father.

1894- Page 2 #5 --Alfred William SPARK--['Hotel, St. Margaret's Hope'] --

   parents: George SPARK/Christina Mathieson FRASER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1889  December 6th  Aberdeen' -- 
    Informant: George SPARK, Father.

1894- Page 2 #6 --John Esson BERSTON--[Wheems, EastSide] --

   parents: James BERSTON/Eliza ESSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  December 21st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James BERSTON, Father.

1894- Page 3 #7 --Thomas Miles WYLIE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   {Unmarried} parents: {father not given in record}/'Maggie' Ann WYLIE,
Dom. Servant -- 
    Informant: 'Maggie A.' WYLIE, Mother. 
       {
NOTE: by my research, 'Maggie' Ann Wylie later married James Swanney on March 9th, 1899}

1894- Page 3 #8 --Gordon WATT--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Alexander Stewart WATT/Alice Amelia Haldane MURRELL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  June 6th  Stromness' -- 
    Informant: 'A. S.' WATT, Father.

1894- Page 3 #9 --Ann ANDERSON--[Commons, Burray] --

   parents: Thomas ANDERSON/Jemima LOW --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1891  December 10th  St. Andrews' -- 
    Informant: Thomas ANDERSON, Father.

1894- Page 4 #10 --Magnus SCOTT--[New London, Grimness] --

   parents: James Berston SCOTT/'Lizzie' Helen BROWN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1893  September 14th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James B. SCOTT, Father.

1894- Page 4 #11 --Robert WYLIE--[Quoy, Burray] --

   parents: Robert WYLIE/Margaret LAIRD --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1893  November 16th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Robert WYLIE, Father.

1894- Page 4 #12 --William ESSON--[Braehead] --

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

1894- Page 5 #13 --James NORQUAY--[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.

1894- Page 5 #14 --'Lilian' Rose CROMARTY--[Sandwick House, Sandwick] --

   parents: Robert CROMARTY/Violet Pringle Taylor BUDGE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1890  September 18th  South Leith' -- 
    Informant: Robert CROMARTY, Father.

1894- Page 5 #15 --Robert CUMMING--['Stonehall', So. Parish] --

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

1894- Page 6 #16 --John Miller TAYLOR--[Widewall] --

   parents: Hugh TAYLOR/'Annie' MILLER --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1891  November 27th  Olrig' -- 
    Informant: Hugh TAYLOR, Father.

1894- Page 6 #17 --Kittie Bruce NORQUAY- {twin} -- [Westshore, Burray] --

   parents: John NORQUAY/Sinclairina BRUCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1886  February 18th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John NORQUAY, Father.

1894- Page 6 #18 --'Annie' NORQUAY- {twin} -- [Westshore, Burray] --

   parents: John NORQUAY/Sinclairina BRUCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1886  February 18th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John NORQUAY, Father.

1894- Page 7 #19 --Elizabeth Doull DREVER--[Knockhall] --

   parents: Sinclair Walter DREVER/'Jeanie' Calder BAIKIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1893  December 21st  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Sinclair W. DREVER, Father.

1894- Page 7 #20 --Christina Anderson WYLIE--[Outlook, Burray] --

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

1894- Page 7 #21 --Margaret Ann BRUCE--[Cellardyke, Burray] --

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

1894- Page 8 #22 --Magnus WYLIE--['Common', Burray] --

   parents: Eric WYLIE/Betsy PETRIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1881  April 28th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Eric WYLIE's mark, Father.

1894- Page 8 #23 --John Bruce GUTHRIE--['Common', Burray] --

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

1894- Page 8 #24 --Robert MEIKLE--[Little Claybraes] --

   {Unmarried} parents: Robert MEIKLE,
Baker/Margaret H. MAKINSON, Domestic Servant -- 
    Informants: Margaret H. MAKINSON, Mother  -  Robert MEIKLE, Father. 
       {
NOTE: Robert Meikle and Margaret H. Makinson later married on September 27th, 1894}
1894- Page 9 #25 --'Juliat' Ann Waters 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.

1894- Page 9 #26 --Wilfred KENNEDY--[Housebreck, Burray] --

   parents: Alexander KENNEDY/Sarah ROBERTSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1882  November 30th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Alexr.' KENNEDY, Father.

1894- Page 9 #27 --Walter SINCLAIR--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James SINCLAIR/'Maggie' TAIT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1885  August 27th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James SINCLAIR, Father.

1894- Page 10 #28 --John Daniel 'Service' McCUBBIN--['10 Salisbury Street, Edinburgh'] --

   parents: John Daniel 'Service' McCUBBIN/Catherine 'Thom' 'previously O'Connor' REID --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1892  May 24th  Edinburgh' -- 
    Informant: Catherine T. McCUBBIN, Mother.

1894- Page 10 #29 --Alexander WARDS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

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

1894- Page 10 #30 --Barbara 'Lizzie' ANDERSON--[Burray] --

   parents: Andrew ANDERSON/Catherine Peebles BRUCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1894  January 18th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: Andrew ANDERSON, Father.

1894- Page 11 #31 --Elizabeth STEWART--[So. Parish] --

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

1894- Page 11 #32 --'Lizzie' BICHAN--[EastSide] --

   parents: James BICHAN/Margaret ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1893  September 14th  EastSide' -- 
    Informant: James BICHAN, Father. 
       {
NOTE: I have been unable to locate their marriage register entry in the Statutory Registers}
1894- Page 11 #33 --Jessie Sinclair TAYLOR--[Burray] --

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

1894- Page 12 #34 --Alexander WYLIE--[Burray] --

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

1894- Page 12 #35 --Edith 'Isobel' Millar THOMSON--[Quoys, So. Parish] --

   parents: William Alexander THOMSON/Emma LAUGHTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1893  July 18th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'W. A.' THOMSON, Father.

1894- Page 12 #36 --Jane Rosie KNIGHT--['Ourigar', Burray] --

   parents: Andrew KNIGHT/Jessie Rosie JOHNSTON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1894  May 17th  Burray' -- 
    Informant: David JOHNSTON, Grandfather.

1894- Page 13 #37 --James Taylor NORQUAY--[Little Stews, EastSide] --

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

1894- Page 13 #38 --David Reid DUNCAN--[Flaws, So. Parish] --

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

1894- Page 13 #39 --Betsy Augustine WOOLDRAGE--['Waddel', Burray] --

   parents: William P. WOOLDRAGE/Sarah KENNEDY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1887  January 20th  So. Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'Wm. P.' WOOLDRAGE, Father.

1894- Page 14 #40 --William BUDGE--[Mosshouse, Burray] --

   parents: John BUDGE/Betsy MacKay WYLIE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1885  April 23d  So. Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John BUDGE, Father.

1894- Page 14 #41 --Jessie Mary Wards HORNE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: James W. HORNE/'Lizzie' C. IRVINE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1894  March 22d  So. Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: 'J. W.' HORNE, Father.

1894- Page 14 #42 --John DASS--[Quoy, Widewall] --

   parents: John DASS/'Johann' SCOTT --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1888  July 19  So. Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John DASS, Father.

1894- Page 15 #43 --Elizabeth Jane PARK--[Bruntland, Burray] --

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

1894- Page 15 #44 --James William HENDERSON--['Sherd', Sandwick] --

   parents: William HENDERSON/Jane EUNSON --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1893  February 21st  Kirkwall' -- 
    Informant: William HENDERSON, Father. 
       {
NOTE: their civil marriage register in 1893 has their date of marriage as the 23rd of February}
1894- Page 15 #45 --Archibald DEARNESS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: Archibald DEARNESS/Catherine L. LEITH --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1893  January 26th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Archibald DEARNESS, Father.

1894- Page 16 #46 --James HALCROW--['Stackabank', So. Parish] --

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

1894- Page 16 #47 --Donald Sutherland TAIT--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

   parents: John Smith TAIT/Elizabeth SUTHERLAND --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1876  July 13th  Walls' -- 
    Informant: John S. TAIT, Father.

1894- Page 16 #48 --Margaret Wishart Stewart McDONALD--[Viewfield, St. Margt.'s Hope] --

   parents: James McDONALD/Margaret Wishart 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}
1894- Page 17 #49 --Barbara Duncan THOMSON--['West Shore', Burray] --

   parents: Thomas THOMSON/Barbara M. DUNCAN --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1894  May 17th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Thomas THOMSON, Father.

1894- Page 17 #50 --John Brown LOUTTIT--[Hallbreck, St. Margaret's Hope] --

   {Unmarried} parents: William LOUTTIT,
Farm Manager/Catherine BROWN, Dressmaker -- 
    Informants: Catherine BROWN, Mother  -  William LOUTTIT, Father. 
       {
NOTE: William Louttit and Catherine Brown later married on November 29th, 1894}
1894- Page 17 #51 --James PETRIE--['West Shore', Burray] --

   parents: James PETRIE/Eliza NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1889  March 7th  So. Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: John ROSS, Uncle in law.

1894- Page 18 #52 --John Robert Annal CROMARTY--[South Cara, Grimness] --

   parents: Alexander CROMARTY/Margaret ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1883  March 29th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Alexander CROMARTY, Father.

1894- Page 18 #53 --Edwin SUTHERLAND--['Lurday', Burray] --

   parents: Magnus Knight SUTHERLAND/'Maggie' Laird WOOLDRAGE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1885  November 12th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Magnus K. SUTHERLAND, Father.

1894- Page 18 #54 --Andrew LAIRD--[Hunda] --

   parents: James LAIRD/Catherine NORQUAY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1884  December 4th  Flotta, Walls' -- 
    Informant: James LAIRD, Father.

1894- Page 19 #55 --Betsy Simison MATHIESON--['Clodyhall', Sandwick] --

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

1894- Page 19 #56 --Elizabeth Chalmers WALLS--['Seba', Herston] --

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

1894- Page 19 #57 --Barbara McDONALD--['West Shore', Burray] --

   parents: Peter McDONALD/Jessie CROMARTY --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1886  March 2d  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: Jessie McDONALD, Mother.

1894- Page 20 #58 --Robert 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.

1894- Page 20 #59 --'Elsie' DUNCAN--['West Shore', Burray] --

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

1894- Page 20 #60 --William McDONALD--[EastSide] --

   parents: William McDONALD/Jessie M. BRUCE --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1893  December 28th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: William McDONALD, Father.

1894- Page 21 #61 --Sarah DASS--[Brain, EastSide] --

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

1894- Page 21 #62 --Margaret MacKENZIE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --

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

1894- Page 21 #63 --Magnus Sinclair NORQUAY--['Massater', So. Parish] --

   parents: James NORQUAY/Margaret A. E. ANNAL --
       date/place of parents' marriage, if given: '1893  November 16th  South Ronaldshay' -- 
    Informant: James NORQUAY, Father.