births

1855 and following

revised 27 October 2009

No comprehensive effort has been made to gather the Statutory Index birth records for this site.  However, insofar as I have records available for Strathdon and related parishes, they are posted here.



240: Strathdon

1864 (partial) <new>

34.  George Reid (Illegitimate) - M
1864 September Seventeenth 7h 30m PM - Forbeston
parents:  George Reid, farm servant & Jesse Smith, domestic servant
informant:  Jesse Smith, mother; George Reid, father
1864 October 5th at Strathdon.  A.G. Anderson, Registrar

35.  John Grassick - M
1864 October Twenty-fifth 8h 0m AM - Park Villa
parents:  Alexander Grassick, farmer & Margaret Grassick ms Glennie
marriage:  [not entered]
informant:  Alexander Grassick, father (present)
1864 November 14th at Strathdon.  A.G. Anderson, Registrar

36.  John Thomson – M
1864 November fourteenth 5h 0m AM – Craigengower(?)
Parents: John Thomson, Farm Servant & Ann Thomson ms Allanach
Marriage: 1854 November 19th Strathdon
Informant: John Thomson, Father (present)
1864 November 17th at Strathdon.  A.G. Anderson, Registrar

37.  Robert Stewart - M
1864 November thirteenth 5h 0m AM - Woodside
parents:  John Stewart, labourer & Margaret Stewart ms Mortimer
married: 1848 June 8th Strathdon
informant:  John Stewart, father (present)
1864 November 26th at Strathdon.  A.G. Anderson, Registrar

38.  Harry Ross (Illegitimate) - M
1864 November Seventeenth 1h 0m PM - Knowhead
parents:  Elizabeth Shaw, ms Ross, Widow [father not listed]
informant:  Betsy Ross, mother
1864 December 7th at Strathdon.  A.G. Anderson, Registrar

39.  John Ferries (illegitimate) – M
1864 November thirtieth 10h 0m AM – Ledmacaie
Parents: John Ferries, Farm Servant & Elizabeth Stewart, Domestic Servant
Informant: Elisabeth Stewart, Mother; John Ferries, Father, Coull Lumphanan
1864 December 17th at Strathdon.  A.G. Anderson, Registrar

1867 (partial)

1   SHEPHERD James
1866 December 19th 6hr 0m am at Bog
Parents: William Shepherd farmer Janet Shepherd m.s. Grassick
Married: Tarland
Informant: William Shepherd, father (present)
Registered: 1867 January 3rd at Strathdon James Wattie, Registrar

21   GORDON Margaret Abercrombie
1867 June 11th 2hr 30m am Castletown Corgarff
Parents: David B Gordon Policeman Mary Ann Ogg Gordon m.s. Gordon
Married: not listed
Informant: David B Gordon, father, (present)
Registered: 1867 June 17th at Strathdon James Wattie, Registrar
researching this line:  Sharon E Jameson

31   MOLLISON Isabella
1867 August 28th 1hr 0m am Bog Deskryside
Parents: Archibald Mollison farm servant Margaret Mollison m.s. Grassick
Married: 1866 July Tarland
Informant: Archibald Mollison, father (present)
Registered: 1867 September 2nd at Strathdon James Wattie, Registrar

39  GORDON William
1867 December 10th 3hr 5m am at Finnylost
Parents: James Gordon farmer Ann Gordon m.s. Grassick
Married: 1855 June 20th Strathdon James Gordon, father (present)
Registered: 1867 December 21st at Strathdon James Wattie, Registrar
researching this line:  Sharon E Jameson

1872 (partial) <new>

1.   James Davidson - M
1871 December Thirteenth 10h 0M AM - Parkhouse, Strathdon
father: Archibald Davidson, Carpenter (master)
mother: Ann Davidson ms Smith
married: 1867 April 28th Glenbucket
informant: Archibald Davidson, Father (present)
1872 January 2nd at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

2.  David Donald Souter - M
1872 December Thirtieth 7h 30m PM - Craigengour, Glenkindie, Strathdon
father: David Souter, Farm Servant
mother: Jane Souter ms Dawson
married: 1867 June 14th Glenbucket
informant: David Souter, Father, Hobwog, Cabrach
1872 January 3rd at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

3.  Isabella Ann Stewart McHardy (Illegitimate) - F
1872 December Twentieth 8h 0m PM - Corrybreck, Strathdon
father: [blank]
mother: Margaret McHardy, Domestic Servant
informant: Margaret McHard, mother
1872 January 8th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar
>>in margin: See Reg of Cor Entr - Paternity - Vol 1 p. 37.  Also additional illegible text and Vol 1 p 17 15 July 1874.


175: Birse

1880

12   George Duncan, M
1880 February Twentieseventh [sic], 3h 30m AM, Finzean Birse
Father: George Duncan, Gamekeeper
Mother: Christina Duncan, M.S. Davidson
Married: 1875 February 8th, Auchindor [sic]
Informant: George Duncan, Father, Present
Registered: 1880 March 18th at Birse by James Cassie, Registrar
-- record courtesy of George Buermeyer
 


208: Kildrummy

Grassick, female
born: October 19th at 8 h. am., at Templecroft Kildrummy (Lodgings),
father: [blank]
mother:  Marjory Grassick age 32 years, born Howe of Mar, Parish of Towie [this is a little hard to read - Parish of Towie is clear though]
informant: Elisabeth Robertson, Midwife [signed with an X - i.e. 'her mark']
John Anderson, Servant, Witness
Peter Reid, Farmer, Witness
Registered: 1855 November 5th at Kildrummy School, Wm Christie, Registrar



242: Tarland

1857

34   Isobel Grassick
1857 December Third, 1h 15m a.m., Bog, Parish of Tarland
Female
Illegitimate, no father's name given
mother: Elizabeth Grassick, Farm Servant
informant: Isobel Grassick, Grand-Mother, present
dated: 1857, December 19th at Schoolhouse of Tarland, James Adams, Registrar.
note: "Farm Servant" written in different handwriting and is similar to that of grandmother Isobel Grassick.
-- record courtesy of Debbie O'Reilly
 


245: Towie

1867

9   GRASSICK Isobel
1867 March 26th 5hr 30m am at Waterside
Parents: James Grassick Blacksmith (master) Isabel Grassick m.s. Beattie
Married: 1848 October 14th at Church of Towie
Informant: James Grassick, father, present
Registered: 1867 April 13th at Towie John Fyfe, Registrar

19   CRAIB Margaret Grassick
1867 July 31st 6hr 30m am at Knowhead
Parents: John Craib farmer's son Ann Grassick domestic servant
Marriage: not listed
Informants: Ann Grassick, mother John Craib, father, Newton Kildrummy
Registered: 1867 August 19th at Towie John Fyfe, Registrar

1870 

Extract of an entry in a Register of Births
Parish of Towie, County of Aberdeen:
GRO Ref Towie 245.9.1501
Alexander Craib [Illegitimate], M
1870 April Twenty eighth 11h AM
Father: John Craib, Farmer, Newton Kildrummy
Mother: Ann Grassick, Domestic Servant
Informant: John Craib, Father; Ann Grassick, Mother
Registered: 1870 May 17th at Towie by John Fyfe, Registrar
-- record courtesy of George Buermeyer

1873

Extract of an entry in a Register of Births
Parish of Towie, County of Aberdeen
GRO Ref Towie 245.13.1501
Isabella Craib, Illegitimate, F
1873 June Eleventh, 5h. PM, at Gateside, Towie
Father: John Craib, Newton of Brux, Kildrummy
Mother: Ann Ross, Farmer's daughter
Informant: Ann Ross, Mother; John Craib, Father, Newton, Kildrummy
Registered: 1873, June 30th at Towie, John Fyfe [?], Registrar

1876

Extract of an entry in a Register of Births
Parish of Towie, County of Aberdeen:
GRO Ref Towie 245.11.1501
Charles Craib [Illegitimate], M
1876, April Twenty sixth, 6h.30m. PM, Boat of Drumallochie
Father; John Craib, Farmer
Mother: Jane Grassick, M.S. Watt, Dressmaker [Widow]
Informant: Jane Grassick, Mother; John Craib, Father
Registered: 1876, May 15th at Towie by James Bisset, Registrar

1883

Extract of an entry in a Register of Births
Parish of Towie, County of Aberdeen
GRO Ref Towie 245.16.2867
Rachel Robertson Grassick, F
1883 July Twentysecond, 4h.0m. PM, Knowhead of Drumallachie, Towie
Father: Alexander Grassick, Farmer
Mother: Ann Grassick, Robertson
Married: 1874 December 17th, Kildrummy
Informant: Alexander Grassick, Father [Present]
Registered: 1883 August 11th at Towie by James Bisset, Registrar
-- record courtesy of George Buermeyer

1887

GRO Ref 245.13.2867
Emily Grassick; Emily Wattie [Illegitimate], F
1887, June ninth, 10 PM, Burns, Towie
Father: John Wattie, Farmer
Mother: Mary Grassick, Domestic servant
Informant: Mary Grassick, Mother; John Wattie, Mill of Newe, Strathdon
Registered: 1887, July 3rd at Towie by Walter G McDonald, Assistant Registrar [init JB]
[note: I don't find Mary in the 1891 census for Strathdon]
-- record courtesy of George Buermeyer

1890

12   Robert McDonald [Illegitimate], M
1890 July Tenth 4h 30m PM, Newtown of Drumallochie, Towie
Father: Robert McDonald, Farm Servant
Mother: Mary Morrison, Kitchenmaid
Informant: Mary Morrison, Mother; Robert McDonald, Father, Lumsden Village, Auchindoir
Registered: 1890 July 31st at Towie by James Bisset, Registrar

-- record courtesy of George Buermeyer
 


249: Udny

1870

8 James Gordon, M
1870 February eleventh 8h 0m AM Pitmidden Village
parents: James Gordon, watch-maker & Helen Gordon ms Grassick. Married 30th November 1869 Udny
informant: James Gordon, father (present)
1870 February 15th at Udny. Wm Hunter, Registrar

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