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1825-1829
    - source: FHL film #990513-

YEAR /MONTH  -  Where Marriage Was Registered  -  Name of Groom/Usual Residence 
Name of Bride/Usual Residence  -  Parents of Groom  -  Parents of Bride  -  Witnesses 


1825 / January- [Registered in North Parish] --

 David SUTHERLAND--[Farewell]
  -married-
 Jane GERARD

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: parents of bride: John GERARD/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'Mr. McLAREN', William CROMARTY.

1825 / January- [Registered in North Parish] --

 David 'MONRO'
  -married-
 Barbara WOOLDRAGE

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'John and George WOOLDRAGE'.

1825 / February- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John NORQUOY--['Skushan']
  -married-
 'Isabel' SANDISON

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: John NORQUOY, Malcolm LAUGHTON.

1825 / February- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John SINCLAIR--['Whims']
  -married-
 Barbara CROMARTY

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'John and Peter SINCLAIR'.

1825 / February- [Registered in South Parish] --

 John MOWAT--[Flaws]
  -married-
 Barbara MUNRO--[Sandwick]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: John MUNRO/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: George GROAT, John SINCLAIR.

1825 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William 'HOUSTON'--['Skushan']
  -married-
 'Anne' NORQUOY--['Skushan']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: John NORQUOY, Richard SPENCE.

1825 / March- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Gilbert THOMSON
  -married-
 Jane 'ATKIN'

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Malcolm ROSIE, Donald 'ATKIN'.

1825 / April- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Alexander LEITH--[Widewall]
  -married-
 'Jannet' RUSLAND

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: George 'MONRO', John RUSLAND.

1825 / May- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James STRUTHERS--[Aberdeen]
  -married-
 Jane BANKS--['Smiddy Banks']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: William BANKS/'Michal' SUTHERLAND -- 
    Witnesses: James BANKS, William BANKS.

1825 / June- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Gilbert DUNCAN--['Lyddal']
  -married-
 'Anne' THOMSON--['Clett']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Donald 'ATKIN', William SCOTT.

1825 / June- [Registered in South Parish] --

 George Hay LAWRIE
  -married-
 Mary 'LEASK or McBeath'- {
Widow} --

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: James ROSIE, Malcolm GREEN.

1825 / October- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William STEWART--[Millhouse]
  -married-
 Margaret ANDERSON--[Flotta]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'William and James STEWART'.

1825 / October- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William 'ROARY'
  -married-
 Barbara BENSTON--[St. Margaret's Hope]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: John SUTHERLAND, Betty 'ROARY'.

1825 / {date not given in record}- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Malcolm TOMISON--[St. Margaret's Hope]
  -married-
 'Jannet DEERNESS'--[Kirkwall]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'in presence of many Witnesses'.

1825 / {date not given in record}- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John CLOUSTON--[Stromness]
  -married-
 'Isabel' DAVIDSON--[No. Parish]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'before many Witnesses'.

1825 / November- [Registered in South Parish] --

 James LAUGHTON
  -married-
 Elspet GRAY

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Francis GRAY, Archibald CROMARTY.

1825 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John 'TAMISON'--[St. Margaret's Hope]
  -married-
 Elizabeth MANSON--[Caithness]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: William SWANSON, William BANKS.

1825 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Robert THOMSON--[Widewall]
  -married-
 Margaret COGLE--[Widewall]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'Walter and Edward COGLE'.

1825 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Thomas 'SWANY'
  -married-
 'Catharine' TAYLOR--[Cara]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: William THOMSON, William BERSTON.

1826 / January- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John DUNCAN--[Herston]
  -married-
 'Jannet' McLEOD--[Herston]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: James DUNCAN, James BERSTON.

1826 / January- [Registered in South Parish] --

 James GRAY
  -married-
 'Catharine SYMESON'

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Peter WISHART, Francis GRAY.

1826 / February- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Donald 'ATKIN'--['Lyddal']
  -married-
 Janet GRAY--[Brough]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Thomas BUDGE, 'And
r.' WISHART.
1826 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John DAVIDSON--[Herston]
  -married-
 Mary DUNCAN--[Herston]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'James and John DUNCAN'.

1826 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Robert DASS--[St. Margaret's Hope]
  -married-
 Mary CROMARTY--['Lythes']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: James DASS, John CROMARTY.

1826 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Andrew NICHOLSON
  -married-
 'Jannet' COWIE

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'before Witnesses many'.

1826 / April- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Thomas BUDGE--[Widewall]
  -married-
 Helen COGLE--[Widewall]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'Donald and William BUDGE'.

1826 / April- [Registered in South Parish] --

 John NORQUOY--['Swinna']
  -married-
 Barbara ALLAN--[Stroma]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Thomas ALLAN, Robert GUNN.

1826 / December- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Malcolm DUNNET--['Lyth']
  -married-
 'Catharine' WINDWICK

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: John ROSIE, John 'McHENIRE'  
(sic).
1826 / December- [Registered in South Parish] --

 John ANNAL--[Gunnerhill]
  -married-
 'Margt.' DUNCAN

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Gilbert THOMSON, James FLAWS.

1827 / January- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James BRUCE
  -married-
 Barbara TAYLOR--['Scows of Cara']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: William THOMSON, Malcolm WALLS.

1827 / January- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William 'ROSY'--[South Cara]
  -married-
 'Hanna' STEWART--[South Cara]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: James TAYLOR, James 'ROSY'.

1827 / February- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John 'LOUTIT'--[Park of Cara]
  -married-
 Jane TAIT

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'Magnus & {James} LOUTIT'.

1827 / February- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John CROMARTY--['Lythes']
  -married-
 'Anne' DASS--['Lythes']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'Robert & John DASS'.

1827 / February- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Alexander ALLAN--[Herston]
  -married-
 Sarah DUNCAN--[Herston]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'James and John DUNCAN'.

1827 / February- [Registered in North Parish - but they were married at Orphir] --

 Robert THOMSON--[Herston]
  -married-
 Agnes CALDER--[Orphir]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: {no Witnesses listed in record}.

1827 / February- [Registered in South Parish] --

 James DUNCAN--['Lyddal']
  -married-
 'Margt.' BANKS

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'Gilbert & Omand DUNCAN'.

1827 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 George 'McGEE'--[Purgatory]
  -married-
 Jane McBEATH--[Purgatory]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: James GROAT, Edward BROWN.

1827 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James LAUGHTON--[Blanster]
  -married-
 Barbara LAUGHTON--[Blanster]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'William and John LAUGHTON'.

1827 / April- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William ESSON--[Blanster]
  -married-
 Stewart LINKLATER--[Blanster]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: George LINKLATER, Edward BROWN.

1827 / April- [Registered in North Parish - but they were married at Holm] --

 John WOOLDRAGE--[Hoxa]
  -married-
 Barbara LAUGHTON--[Holm]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: {no Witnesses listed in record}.

1827 / May- [Registered in South Parish] --

 John BROWN--['Mossater']
  -married-
 'Isabel' ANNAL--[Linklater]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Peter ANNAL, Andrew WISHART.

1827 / July- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John 'CUMMIN'--[St. Margaret's Hope]
  -married-
 'Anne' LAUGHTON--[St. Margaret's Hope]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: James 'CUMMIN', John LAUGHTON.

1827 / October- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James ANDERSON--[Orphir]
  -married-
 Susan GERARD

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: John GERARD/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'John RAE Esq
r.', 'John GERARD Junior'.

1827 / November- [Registered in North Parish - but they were married at Kirkwall] --

 David SPENCE--[St. Margaret's Hope]
  -married-
 Mary SLATER--[Kirkwall]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'before many Witnesses'.

1827 / November- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John CROMARTY--[St. Margaret's Hope]
  -married-
 'Catharine' GUTHRIE--[St. Margaret's Hope]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'John and Alexander GUTHRIE'.

1827 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James TAIT--['Lythes']
  -married-
 'Isabel' SCOTT--['Lythes']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: John 'LOUTIT', James CROMARTY.

1827 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John THOMSON--[Widewall]
  -married-
 'Johanna' GOW--[Widewall]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Robert THOMSON, John GOW.

1827 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John EUNSON--[Aikers]
  -married-
 'Anne' CORMACK--[Aikers]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Alexander CORMACK, John CROMARTY.

1827 / December- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Edward THOMSON--[Graystone]
  -married-
 Elizabeth BANKS

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Sinclair McIVER, John THOMSON.

18{28?} / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William HOSSACK--[Burray]
  -married-
 Dorothy McDONALD--[Burray]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'in presence of many Witnesses'.

1828 / January- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James 'CUMMIN'--['Gamons Park']
  -married-
 Margaret LEITH--['Gamons Park']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: John 'CUMMIN', John LEITH.

1828 / January- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Peter ANNAL
  -married-
 Barbara GRAY

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: James GRAY, Donald SYMISON.

1828 / February- [Registered in South Parish] --

 John BUDGE--['Grahamston']
  -married-
 Helen ROSIE--['Gossegair']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Archibald CROMARTY, James BUDGE.

1828 / February- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Samuel BROWN
  -married-
 'Christian' MOUAT

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: John BUDGE, William MOUAT.

1828 / February- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Donald THOMSON
  -married-
 Jane THOMSON

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: William SYMISON, James MOUAT.

1828 / February- [Registered in South Parish] --

 James GUNN--['Swinna']
  -married-
 Mary SIMPSON--[Stroma]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Edward ALLAN, Alexander GUNN.

1828 / March- [Registered in South Parish] --

 David THOMSON
  -married-
 Barbara ALLAN

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: George DUNNET, George ALLAN.

1828 / May- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Gilbert LAIRD--[St. Margaret's Hope]
  -married-
 Sarah SUTHERLAND--[St. Margaret's Hope]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: William SWANSON, James FLETT.

1828 / November- [Registered in South Parish - but they were married at Canisbay] --

 John ROSIE--['Swinna']
  -married-
 Jane SINCLAIR--[Stroma]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: William SINCLAIR, Thomas ALLAN.


        {
NOTE: There is a 2nd marriage entry for this same pair, registered at Canisbay,
            which notates the marriage date as '17 Novr. 1828', whereas the South Ronaldsay
             marriage registration notates their date of marriage as the 10th November 1828.
}

1828 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John LAUGHTON--[Blanster]
  -married-
 'Jessy' McKAY--[Blanster]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'Edward and John BROWN'.

1828 / December- [Registered in North Parish - but they were married at Kirkwall?] --

 John DASS--[St. Margaret's Hope]
  -married-
 Jane 'HEBRUN'  
(sic) --[Kirkwall]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'in presence of many Witnesses'.


        {
NOTE: There is a 2nd marriage entry for this same pair, registered in Kirkwall,
            which notates the bride's name as 'Jean HEPBURN', and that the Witnesses
             were 'William Hepburn' and 'William Guthrie'.
}

1829 / January- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William BRUCE
  -married-
 Margaret SPENCE

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Richard SPENCE, William THOMSON.

1829 / January- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Andrew SMITH
  -married-
 'Anne ARCUS'--[Cara]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: John 'LOUTIT', John SUTHERLAND.

1829 / February- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William ISBISTER--[Flotta]
  -married-
 Margaret 'LOUTIT'--[Herston]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'Henry and James LOUTIT'.

1829 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Robert 'ROBISON'--[Grutha]
  -married-
 Margaret ANNAL--[Grutha]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'James and George ROBISON'.

1829 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Malcolm WALLS- {
Widower} --
  -married-
 Elizabeth THOMSON

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Alexander DUNCAN, John THOMSON.

1829 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 George LINKLATER--['Sashater']
  -married-
 Sarah WYLIE--['Sashater']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'Edward and John BROWN'.

1829 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 George STEWART--[Grimness]
  -married-
 Mary 'ROBISON'--[Grimness]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: John STEWART, Thomas 'ROBISON'.

1829 / April- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John HENDERSON
  -married-
 'Catharine' SINCLAIR--[Knockhall]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: John SUTHERLAND, John SINCLAIR.

1829 / June- [Registered in South Parish] --

 John BURWICK
  -married-
 Jane LEASK

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Malcolm GREEN, John GERARD.

1829 / June- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Donald SYMISON--['Lythes']
  -married-
 Margaret BUDGE--[Windwick]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: George SYMISON, 'Omand' BUDGE.

1829 / July- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Hugh SUTHERLAND
  -married-
 Elizabeth BANKS--[St. Margaret's Hope]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'James and William BANKS'.

1829 / July- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Alexander 'HORN'--[Sandwick]
  -married-
 'Michal' THOMSON--[Brough]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: John THOMSON, James 'HORN'.

1829 / October- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Peter LAUGHTON- {
Widower} --[Flotta]
  -married-
 'Isabel ROSY'- {
Widow} --[Widewall]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'John and William CROMARTY'.

1829 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William SINCLAIR--['Stoos-head']
  -married-
 'Anne' McIVOR--['Stoos-head']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'Magnus and James SINCLAIR'.

1829 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James 'READ'--[Mainland]
  -married-
 Margaret MOUAT

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: John SUTHERLAND, Alexander DUNCAN.

1829 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Robert WOOLDRAGE--[St. Margaret's Hope]
  -married-
 Betsy PARK--[St. Margaret's Hope]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: George PARK, George WOOLDRAGE.

1829 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John DUNCAN--[North Cara]
  -married-
 Margaret BERSTON--[North Cara]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Malcolm WALLS, John STEWART.

1829 / December- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Magnus THOMSON--[Crook]
  -married-
 Helen BUDGE--[Windwick]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Edward ROSIE, John ANNAL.