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1840-1844
    - source: FHL film #990513-

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

(note: marriages registered in the South Parish for this time period notate the
  Usual Residences for the bride and groom, but not necessarily for the parents)


1840 / February- [Registered in South Parish] --

 John BUDGE--[Flaws]
  -married-
 Margaret FLETT

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

1840 / February- [Registered in South Parish - but they were married at Canisbay] --

 James THOMSON--[Crook]
  -married-
 Isabella SMITH--[Stroma]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: George SMITH/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: James SMITH, John THOMSON.


        {
NOTE: There is a 2nd marriage entry for this same pair, registered in Canisbay,
            which notates the bride's first name as 'Bell'.
}
1840 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James ANNAL
  -married-
 Jean DUNNET

   parents of groom: Robert ANNAL/Barbara WISHART--[So. Parish] --
   parents of bride: William DUNNET/Helen MATCHES--[EastSide] -- 
    Witnesses: William MOWAT, John BROWN.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Robert ANNAL]

1840 / April- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Isaac GROAT--[Widewall]
  -married-
 Jane FLAWS

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: John FLAWS/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Samuel FLAWS, Malcolm GROAT.

1840 / November- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William SINCLAIR
  -married-
 Barbara ROSS

   parents of groom: John SINCLAIR/Margaret SINCLAIR--[Burray] --
   parents of bride: John ROSS/'Christian' DUNCAN--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: 'John ROSS Junior', Hugh McKAY.

1840 / November- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James BANKS
  -married-
 Alexandrina WALLS

   parents of groom: David BANKS/'Jannet MUDIE'--[Stroma] --
   parents of bride: James WALLS/Isabella GRAY--[Blanster] -- 
    Witnesses: James DASS, Thomas THOMSON.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Isabella GRAY]

1840 / November- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James LAIRD
  -married-
 Jean JOHNSTON

   parents of groom: John LAIRD/Margaret WARDS--[Burray] --
   parents of bride: James JOHNSTON/Betty CHALMERS--[Deerness] -- 
    Witnesses: James LAIRD, James BANKS.

1840 / November- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John PARK
  -married-
 Margaret BANKS

   parents of groom: William PARK/Jane ROSS--[Burray] --
   parents of bride: Donald BANKS/Jane LAIRD--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: 'in presence of many Witnesses'.

1840 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Thomas ANDERSON
  -married-
 Ann McKAY

   parents of groom: Thomas ANDERSON/Elspet PETER--[Burray] --
   parents of bride: Angus McKAY/'Cursty' McKAY--[Parish of Thurso, Caithness] -- 
    Witnesses: John WYLIE, William WYLIE.

1840 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 George GIBSON
  -married-
 Betty BAIN

   parents of groom: John GIBSON/Ann MANSON--[Parish of Canisbay, Caithness] --
   parents of bride: John BAIN/'Lizzie' DUNNET--[Parish of Canisbay, Caithness] -- 
    Witnesses: 'Samuel and John LOUTTIT'.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Ann MANSON]

1840 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James ANNAL
  -married-
 Elizabeth WYLIE

   parents of groom: John ANNAL/Mary SINCLAIR--[Grimness] --
   parents of bride: William WYLIE/Isabella SPENCE--[Widewall] -- 
    Witnesses: James ANNAL, William ANNAL.

1840 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Magnus WYLIE
  -married-
 'Christian ROBESON'

   parents of groom: Henry WYLIE/Ann SINCLAIR--[Burray] --
   parents of bride: George 'ROBESON'/Jean LAIRD--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: William 'ROBESON', Peter WYLIE.

1840 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Edward SCOTT
  -married-
 Jessie CHALMERS

   parents of groom: Magnus SCOTT/Elizabeth ROSS--[Grimness] --
   parents of bride: John CHALMERS/Isabella ANNAL--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: William ANNAL, Magnus SCOTT.

   [listed as Deceased Parents: Magnus SCOTT, John CHALMERS]

1840 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James NORQUAY
  -married-
 Margaret SINCLAIR

   parents of groom: James NORQUAY/Mary BRUCE--['in the Hill'] --
   parents of bride: Magnus SINCLAIR/Jean SCOTT--['Stoose'] -- 
    Witnesses: James CROMARTY, James NORQUAY.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Mary BRUCE]

1840 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William NORQUAY- {
Widower} --
  -married-
 Elizabeth MOWAT

   parents of groom: William NORQUAY/Helen DUNCAN--[Widewall] --
   parents of bride: John MOWAT/Barbara 'DEAREN'--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: Archibald CROMARTY, John NORQUAY.

   [listed as Deceased Parents: William NORQUAY, John MOWAT]

1840 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Magnus CROMARTY
  -married-
 Elizabeth STEWART

   parents of groom: William CROMARTY/Elizabeth 'DEAREN'--['Lythes'] --
   parents of bride: John STEWART/Elizabeth McPHERSON--[Kirk] -- 
    Witnesses: 'John and James STEWART'.

   [listed as Deceased Parents: Elizabeth 'DEAREN', John STEWART]

1840 / December- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Archibald CROMARTY--[Hall of Herston]
  -married-
 Jane CROMARTY--['Gossegar']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: Archibald CROMARTY/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Thomas THOMSON, William TOMISON.

1840 / December- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Robert MATCHES--[Manse]
  -married-
 Elizabeth CROMARTY--['Mossater']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'John SCOTT Jun
r.', William GRAHAM.
1840 / December- [Registered in South Parish] --

 William 'SYMESON'--[EastSide]
  -married-
 Margaret ROBERTSON--[Dundas House]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: William TOMISON, John 'ROSSIE'.

1841 / February- [Registered in South Parish] --

 George MOWAT--[Sandwick]
  -married-
 Barbara 'SYLVIN'--[Sandwick]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: John SANDISON, Samuel BROWN.

1841 / February- [Registered in South Parish] --

 James STEWART--[EastSide]
  -married-
 Jane WISHART--['Bow of Linkletter']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: Andrew WISHART/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: William TOMISON, James WISHART.

1841 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Henry NORQUAY
  -married-
 Elizabeth NORQUAY

   parents of groom: James NORQUAY/Ann NORQUAY--[EastSide] --
   parents of bride: Edward NORQUAY/Jean BRUCE--[EastSide] -- 
    Witnesses: William NORQUAY, William BRUCE.

1841 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James BUDGE- {
Widower} --
  -married-
 Isabella WYLIE

   parents of groom: Andrew BUDGE/Barbara ROSIE--[Grimness] --
   parents of bride: Henry WYLIE/Ann SINCLAIR--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: 'Andrew and John BUDGE'.

1841 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William 'CUMMIN'
  -married-
 Margaret ROSIE

   parents of groom: James 'CUMMIN'/Jean THOMSON--[Sandwick] --
   parents of bride: Edward ROSIE/Mary 'SKEALTON'--[Flotta] -- 
    Witnesses: Alexander ROSIE, George ROSIE.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Mary 'SKEALTON']

1841 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 George SPENSE
  -married-
 Mary ROBERTSON--[Stroma]

   parents of groom: Richard SPENSE/Barbara ROSIE--[Widewall] --
   parents of bride: William ROBERTSON/Betsy SMITH -- 
    Witnesses: 'in presence of many Witnesses'.

   [listed as Deceased Parents: Richard SPENSE, Barbara ROSIE]

1841 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John BANKS
  -married-
 Esther PARK

   parents of groom: Donald BANKS/Jane LAIRD--[Burray] --
   parents of bride: William PARK/Jane ROSS--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: James BANKS, Andrew LAIRD.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: William PARK]

1841 / March- [Registered in South Parish] --

 John DUNCAN--[Flaws]
  -married-
 Eliza THOMSON--[Brough]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: Gilbert THOMSON/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: William BUDGE, James THOMSON.

1841 / April- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Donald BUDGE
  -married-
 Betsy CALDER

   parents of groom: John BUDGE/Helen BAIN--[Parish of Thurso] --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'before Witnesses'.

1841 / April- [Registered in South Parish] --

 John THOMSON--[Arbroath, Forfarshire]
  -married-
 Margaret CROMARTY--['Gossegar']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: Archibald CROMARTY/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Henry LOUTTIT, Magnus THOMSON.

1841 / July- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Angus McKAY
  -married-
 Isabella McPHERSON

   parents of groom: John McKAY/Margaret 'MacKAY'--[Parish of Tongue] --
   parents of bride: Thomas McPHERSON/Christina McKAY--[Parish of Reay] -- 
    Witnesses: James GROUNDWATER, Hugh McPHERSON.

1841 / July- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James TAYLOR- {
Widower} --
  -married-
 Jessie BREMNER

   parents of groom: David TAYLOR/'Catharine' CHALMERS--[Blanster] --
   parents of bride: David BREMNER/Margaret WOOD--[Caithness - Margt. now in Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: 'before Witnesses'.

   [listed as Deceased Parents: David TAYLOR, David BREMNER]

1841 / July- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Walter SINCLAIR
  -married-
 Jane BRUCE

   parents of groom: John SINCLAIR/Jane GROAT--[EastSide] --
   parents of bride: John BRUCE/'Christian' TAYLOR--['Cletts'] -- 
    Witnesses: 'William and John BRUCE'.

1841 / October- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James SINCLAIR
  -married-
 Margaret CROMARTY

   parents of groom: James SINCLAIR/Barbara GROAT--['Sucquoy'] --
   parents of bride: Alexander CROMARTY/Margaret STEWART--[South Cara] -- 
    Witnesses: John CROMARTY, Robert CROMARTY.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Margaret STEWART]

1841 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John SIMPSON
  -married-
 Elizabeth ROSIE- {
Widow?} --

   parents of groom: James SIMPSON/'Binie' LAIRD--[Stroma] --
   parents of bride: Maurice ROSIE/Marjory LOUTTIT--[Herston] -- 
    Witnesses: James DUNCAN, William BUDGE.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: James SIMPSON]

1841 / December- [Registered in South Parish - but they married at 'St. Peter's Church'] --

 William ANNAL--[Barswick]
  -married-
 Margaret ANNAL--['Hall of Linkletter']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: Robert ANNAL/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: William TOMISON, Andrew WISHART.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Robert ANNAL]

1841 / December- [Registered in South Parish - but they married at 'St. Peter's Church'] --

 Donald BREMNER--[Freswick, Parish of Canisbay]
  -married-
 'Anne' THOMSON--[Quoys]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: Donald THOMSON/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Thomas THOMSON, Donald BUDGE.

1842 / January- [Registered in South Parish - but they were married at Dunnet] --

 John SIMPSON--[Ballgreen]
  -married-
 Christina MacKAY--[Ratter, Parish of Dunnet]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: George MacKAY/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: David MacKAY, Sinclair GUNN.

1842 / February- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Edward NORQUAY
  -married-
 Mary GROAT

   parents of groom: Edward NORQUAY/Jean BRUCE--['Quoycoose'] --
   parents of bride: William GROAT/'Christian' NORQUAY--[Sandwick] -- 
    Witnesses: 'George GROAT Younger', James NORQUAY.

   [listed as Deceased Parents: William GROAT, 'Christian' NORQUAY]

1842 / February- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John 'OMOND'
  -married-
 Sarah PETRIE

   parents of groom: Joseph 'OMOND'/Jean JOHNSTON--[Widewall] --
   parents of bride: James PETRIE/Ann McDONALD--[Widewall] -- 
    Witnesses: John TAIT, Malcolm 'OMOND'.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Joseph 'OMOND']

1842 / February- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James 'DEAREN'
  -married-
 Mary ANDERSON

   parents of groom: John 'DEAREN'/Margaret 'LONGMORE'--[St. Margaret's Hope] --
   parents of bride: James ANDERSON/Barbara HOSSACK--[Wick] -- 
    Witnesses: William ANDERSON, Peter SINCLAIR.

   [listed as Deceased Parents: John 'DEAREN', James ANDERSON]

1842 / February- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James ROSS
  -married-
 Barbara PEEBLES

   parents of groom: James ROSS/Barbara ROSS--['Hoxay'] --
   parents of bride: Robert PEEBLES/'Christina' McKAY--['Hoxay'] --
        {
record has 'Christina' McKAY as the mother, but I believe this is incorrect --
            by my research, Barbara's mother should be Catherine McKAY
}

    Witnesses: William ROSS, Francis 'DUNBRAK'.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Robert PEEBLES]

1842 / February- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John GUTHRIE
  -married-
 Mary LOUTTIT

   parents of groom: Andrew GUTHRIE/Jean SINCLAIR--[Aberdeen] --
   parents of bride: Magnus LOUTTIT/Elizabeth ALLAN--[Cara] -- 
    Witnesses: Samuel L. LOUTTIT, Donald SUTHERLAND.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Andrew GUTHRIE]

1842 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John BUDGE
  -married-
 Elizabeth SUTHERLAND

   {Unmarried} parents of groom: Donald BUDGE/'Anne' GUTHRIE--[St. Margt.'s Hope] --
   parents of bride: 'Daniel' SUTHERLAND/Helen COPLAND--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: James SUTHERLAND, John SUTHERLAND.

1842 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Peter WYLIE
  -married-
 Betsy ROBERTSON

   parents of groom: Henry WYLIE/'Anne' SINCLAIR--[Burray] --
   parents of bride: George ROBERTSON/Jean LAIRD--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: William ROBERTSON, Sinclair WYLIE.

1842 / June- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John SINCLAIR
  -married-
 Elizabeth LAIRD

   parents of groom: James SINCLAIR/Margaret FLETT--[Firth] --
   parents of bride: Andrew LAIRD/'Jannet' LAIRD--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: 'Andrew & James LAIRD'.

1842 / August- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John THOMSON
  -married-
 Jessie RUSLAND

   parents of groom: William THOMSON/Charlotte GROAT--[Widewall] --
   parents of bride: William RUSLAND/Isabella NORQUAY--[Braehead] -- 
    Witnesses: John BERSTON, William BERSTON.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: William THOMSON]

1842 / September- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James DASS
  -married-
 Helen ANNAL

   parents of groom: John DASS/Jean GROAT--[England, EastSide] --
   parents of bride: John ANNAL/'Isabel' BICHAN--[Grimness Head] -- 
    Witnesses: Peter ANNAL, William BICHAN.

   [listed as Deceased Parents: John ANNAL, 'Isabel' BICHAN]

1842 / September- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John GRAY
  -married-
 Elizabeth SWANSON

   {Unmarried} parents of groom: Benjamin GRAY/Elizabeth ROSS--[St. Margt.'s Hope] --
   parents of bride: William SWANSON/Ann BANKS--[St. Margaret's Hope] -- 
    Witnesses: 'William and James BANKS'.

1842 / October- [Registered in North Parish] --

 David BRUCE
  -married-
 Jane McKAY

   parents of groom: William BRUCE/Margaret DRUMMOND--['Hunday'] --
   parents of bride: Robert McKAY/Jean SPENSE--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: 'before Witnesses'.

1842 / November- [Registered in North Parish] --

 David MATHIESON
  -married-
 Mary SUTHERLAND

   parents of groom: David MATHIESON/'Catharine' MANSON--['Huna'] --
   parents of bride: Donald SUTHERLAND/Isabella BUDGE--[Widewall] -- 
    Witnesses: Alexander SINCLAIR, George SYMISON.

1842 / November- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James SUTHERLAND
  -married-
 Elizabeth ANNAL

   parents of groom: James SUTHERLAND/Jane CALDER--[Grimness] --
   parents of bride: John ANNAL/'Molly' SINCLAIR--[Grimness] -- 
    Witnesses: William ROSIE, William 'LINKLATTER'.

1842 / November- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Angus McKAY- {
Widower?} --
  -married-
 Margaret PARK

   parents of groom: John McKAY/Margaret McKAY--[Parish of Tongue] --
   parents of bride: George PARK/'Catharine' ESSON--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: Isaac PARK, James SUTHERLAND.

1842 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William ROBERTSON
  -married-
 Margaret WARDS

   parents of groom: George ROBERTSON/Jane LAIRD--[Burray] --
   parents of bride: John WARDS/Mary LAIRD--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: Donald WARDS, James WARDS.

1842 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John BREMNER
  -married-
 Charlotte DASS

   parents of groom: William BREMNER/Jane LAIRD--[Burray] --
   parents of bride: Matthew DASS/Jane SINCLAIR--[Parish of Canisbay, Caithness] -- 
    Witnesses: William KNIGHT, William BREMNER.

1842 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John SUTHERLAND
  -married-
 Esther PARK

   parents of groom: Alexander SUTHERLAND/'Catharine' SUTHERLAND--[Halkirk] --
   parents of bride: Isaac PARK/Charlotte HOSSACK--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: Robert PARK, William McDONALD.

1842 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 George SINCLAIR
  -married-
 Jean NORQUAY

   parents of groom: John SINCLAIR/Margaret CALDER--[Parish of Dunnet, Caithness] --
   parents of bride: James NORQUAY/'Anne' NORQUAY--[Aikers] -- 
    Witnesses: 'Henry and William NORQUAY'.

1842 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Andrew BUDGE- {
Widower} --
  -married-
 Isabella THOMSON

   parents of groom: David BUDGE/Barbara SYMISON--[Grimness] --
   parents of bride: James THOMSON/'Effe' BUDGE--[Grimness] -- 
    Witnesses: Malcolm WALLS, William THOMSON.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: David BUDGE]

1842 / December- [Registered in South Parish - but they were married at 'North Church'] --

 Donald THOMSON--[Sandwick]
  -married-
 Margaret MUIR--[Links]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: {parents not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: 'the Congregation'.

1843 / January- [Registered in South Parish] --

 William THOMSON--[Quoys]
  -married-
 Jane GUTCHER--[Gunnerhill]

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: Thomas GUTCHER/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Thomas THOMSON, 'Thomas GUTCHER Jun
r.'

1843 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James MURRAY
  -married-
 Jane TOMISON

   parents of groom: James MURRAY/Elizabeth {GORIE}--[Muddydale, Parish of St. Ola] --
   parents of bride: John TOMISON/Margaret TAYLOR--[Flotta] -- 
    Witnesses: Malcolm 'WINNICK', Malcolm TOMISON.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: James MURRAY]

1843 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William STEWART
  -married-
 Barbara KNIGHT

   parents of groom: John STEWART/Margaret ALLAN--[Holm] --
   parents of bride: Magnus KNIGHT/'Catharine' LAIRD--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: William LAIRD, Donald ALLAN.

1843 / May- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Alexander LEITH- {
Widower} --
  -married-
 Margaret ANNAL

   parents of groom: William LEITH/'Catharine' GRAY--[EastSide] --
   parents of bride: John ANNAL/'Jannet FUBISTER'--[Widewall] -- 
    Witnesses: Edward WISHART, Walter COGLE.

   [listed as Deceased Parents: William LEITH, John ANNAL, 'Jannet FUBISTER']

1843 / June- [Registered in North Parish] --

 David ROSIE
  -married-
 Barbara WISHART

   parents of groom: John ROSIE/Elizabeth SUTHERLAND--[St. Margaret's Hope] --
   parents of bride: William WISHART/Mary IRVINE--[Rousay] -- 
    Witnesses: James JOHNSTON, William CROMARTY.

1843 / {date not given in record}- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William CROMARTY
  -married-
 'Catharine' NORQUAY

   parents of groom: Robert CROMARTY/Helen McBEATH--[Dunkirk] --
   parents of bride: Henry NORQUAY/'Catharine' TAYLOR--[St. Margaret's Hope] -- 
    Witnesses: {no Witnesses listed in record}.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Robert CROMARTY]

1843 / September- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John ANNAL
  -married-
 Charlotte GROAT

   parents of groom: Alexander ANNAL/'Isabel' LOUTTIT--[EastSide] --
   parents of bride: John GROAT/Mary 'MUDIE'--[Stroma] -- 
    Witnesses: William GROAT, James ANNAL.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: John GROAT]

1843 / September- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Alexander KENNEDY
  -married-
 'Jannet' LAIRD

   parents of groom: John KENNEDY/Betsy LAIRD--['North Field'] --
   parents of bride: Andrew LAIRD/'Jannet' LAIRD--[Bull of Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: James LAIRD, John SINCLAIR.

1843 / November- [Registered in South Parish] --

 Andrew ANNAL--[Barswick]
  -married-
 Jane GUNN--[Barswick]

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

1843 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John SUTHERLAND
  -married-
 Ann GOW

   parents of groom: John SUTHERLAND/Mary ROSIE--[Farewell] --
   parents of bride: John GOW/Elizabeth CAMPBELL--[Hallbrake] -- 
    Witnesses: Gordon GOW, John BROWN.

1843 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 David GUNN
  -married-
 Barbara TAIT

   parents of groom: Donald GUNN/Isabella STARK--[Ness, Parish of Stromness] --
   parents of bride: Magnus TAIT/Barbara RICHAN--[Blanster] -- 
    Witnesses: George DREVER, Robert DASS.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Barbara RICHAN]

1844 / January- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John CROMARTY- {
Widower} --
  -married-
 Jessie WARDS -- 
   {Unmarried} parents of groom: John CROMARTY/'Clemen' ROSS--[St. Margt.'s Hope] --
   parents of bride: David WARDS/Bell 'CRUITER'--[St. Margaret's Hope] -- 
    Witnesses: David WARDS, Arthur DEARNESS.

1844 / February- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Gordon GOW
  -married-
 Jean TAIT

   parents of groom: John GOW/Elizabeth CAMPBELL--[Hallbrake] --
   parents of bride: Magnus TAIT/Barbara RICHAN--[Blanster] -- 
    Witnesses: George DREVER, James SINCLAIR.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Barbara RICHAN]

1844 / February- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Robert THOMSON
  -married-
 Jane SCOTT

   parents of groom: Robert THOMSON/Elizabeth GROAT--[Widewall] --
   parents of bride: James SCOTT/Jane DUNCAN--[Widewall] -- 
    Witnesses: James SCOTT, Robert ROSIE.

1844 / February- [Registered in South Parish] --

 John SINCLAIR--[Windwick]
  -married-
 Barbara WISHART--['Bull of Linkletter']

   parents of groom: {parents not given in record} --
   parents of bride: Andrew WISHART/{mother not given in record} -- 
    Witnesses: Robert ANNAL, James SINCLAIR.

1844 / March- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James STEWART
  -married-
 Mary DAVIDSON

   parents of groom: James STEWART/Jane BURGESS--[St. Margaret's Hope] --
   parents of bride: Charles DAVIDSON/Janet BAYES--[Eday] -- 
    Witnesses: John DEARNESS, David WARDS.

   [listed as Deceased Parents: James STEWART, Janet BAYES]

1844 / June- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James BANKS
  -married-
 Margaret ODDIE

   parents of groom: William BANKS/Isabella ROSIE--[St. Margaret's Hope] --
   parents of bride: William ODDIE/Margaret MOWAT--[Holm] -- 
    Witnesses: 'William BANKS Younger', James ODDIE.

1844 / June- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James FLAWS- {
Widower} --
  -married-
 Jane HEDDLE

   parents of groom: John FLAWS/'Jannet' HALCRO--[So. Parish] --
   parents of bride: Peter Taylor HEDDLE/Jean HALCRO--[Sanday] -- 
    Witnesses: Charles FLAWS, William WALLS.

   [listed as a Deceased Parent: Peter Taylor HEDDLE]

1844 / July- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Robert PARK
  -married-
 'Christian' McKINLAY

   parents of groom: Isaac PARK/Charlotte HOSSACK--[Burray] --
   parents of bride: James McKINLAY/Jane KENNEDY--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: William PARK, James BRUCE.

1844 / July- [Registered in North Parish] --

 John NORQUAY
  -married-
 Jean CROMARTY

   parents of groom: Samuel NORQUAY/'Catharine' DASS--['Cletts'] --
   parents of bride: Magnus CROMARTY/Jean TAYLOR--[Whistlebare] -- 
    Witnesses: 'Magnus CROMARTY Yr.', James CROMARTY.

1844 / September- [Registered in North Parish] --

 William BRUCE
  -married-
 Mary TOMISON

   parents of groom: John BRUCE/'Christian' TAYLOR--['Cletts'] --
   parents of bride: John TOMISON/Barbara NORQUAY--['Howtoft'] -- 
    Witnesses: 'John TOMISON Yr.', 'John DASS Yr.'.

1844 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 James NORQUAY- {
Widower} --
  -married-
 Margaret STEWART

   parents of groom: Edward NORQUAY/Barbara BUDGE--[EastSide] --
   parents of bride: William STEWART/'Anne' SUTHERLAND--[EastSide] -- 
    Witnesses: George STEWART, James NORQUAY.

1844 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 Magnus CROMARTY
  -married-
 Isabella BROWN

   parents of groom: John CROMARTY/'Catharine CORRIGLE'--[St. Margaret's Hope] --
   parents of bride: Edward BROWN/'Catharine WINNICK'--[Braehead] -- 
    Witnesses: James BROWN, 'John LAUGHTON Yr.'.

1844 / December- [Registered in North Parish] --

 George SUTHERLAND
  -married-
 'Anne' BANKS

   parents of groom: George SUTHERLAND/'Jannet' ROSIE--[Burray] --
   parents of bride: Donald BANKS/Jean LAIRD--[Burray] -- 
    Witnesses: John BANKS, James BANKS.