1874 Deaths—Strathdon & Vicinity

 

 
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revised 25 July 2005 

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LDS film #119463 parishes 221-249

1   Catharine Stuart (single)
1874 January twenty-seventh 10h 55m AM Tomanchapel Strathdon
F: 4 years
parents: John Stuart Master Carpenter & Helen Stuart ms McBean
cause: Weakness & exhaustion 5 weeks.  As certified by Robt M. Yule MB &c
informant: John Stuart father, Kirkhill Kildrummy
1874 January 29th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

2   William Forbes, farmer (married to Margaret Stewart, previously widower of Jane Baillie) Illegitimate
1874 February twentieth 3h -m PM Rhinstock Strathdon
M: 62 years
parents: James Forbes, agricultural labourer (deceased) & Jane Allanach domestic servant (deceased)
cause: Pleurisy 3 years, Hydrothorax, Exhaustion.  As certified by Robt M. Yule MB &c
informant: Wm Farquharson, cousin Toldaquhill (present)
1874 February 23rd at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

3   Christina Hutcheon (widow of Benjamin Hutcheon Journeyman Stone-Cutter)
1874 February twenty-third 7h 50m AM Easter Dunindhu Corgarff Strathdon (usual residence Aberdeen)
F: 40 years
parents: Robert McDonald, tailor (master) & Margaret McDonald ms Lowe (deceased)
cause: Consumption, years.  No immediate medical attendant.
informant: David McDonald, uncle  (present)
1874 February 26th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

4   Ann McHardy, pauper (formerly domestic servant) (single)
1874 February twenty-eighth 2h 40m AM Castle Corgarff Strathdon
F: 77 years
parents: Alexander McHardy, farmer (deceased) & Jane McHardy ms Riach (deceased)
cause: Bronchitis for years, debility.  No immediate medical attendant.
informant: Margret Hay, nurse (present)
1874 March 4th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

5   Ann McDonald, domestic servant (deceased)
1874 March seventh 2h 30m AM Tollafraick Glenkindie Strathdon
F: 29 years
parents: Robert McDonald, Mason (master) & Jane McDonald ms Grant
cause: Disordered liver 1 month, phthisis pulmonalis.  As certified by W Coutts LRCP &c
informant: Alexr Reid Brother in Law (present)
1874 March 13th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

6   Hugh Miller, Master Shoemaker (retired) (widower of Catherine Alexander)
1874 April second 1h 15m AM Dalgrassick Glenkindie Strathdon (usual residence Woodside Cushnie)
M: 71 years
parents: Donald Miller, seaman (Mercht service) (deceased) & Sarah Miller ms Jackson (deceased)
cause: Bronchitis chronic 6 months, debility.  As certified by Robt M. Yule MB
informant: Andrew Miller, soon (?) (present)
1874 April 6th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

7   Jessie Stuart domestic servant (single)
1874 April eighth 12h PM Craigengour Glenkindie Strathdon
F: 45 years
parents: James Stuart, agricultural labourer (deceased) & Isabella Stuart ms Rannie (deceased)
cause: Cancer 2 years, malignant cachexia.  As certified by Robt M. Yule MB
informant: Mary Thomson, niece (present)
1874 April 13th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

8   John McHardy Gamekeeper (widower of Janet McGregor) Illegitimate
1874 April twenty-fourth 2h 5m PM Loinherrie Corgarff Strathdon
M: 37 years
parents: Alexander McHardy, farmer (deceased) & Elizabeth Stuart Housekeeper (subsequently married to Charles Coutts, farmer)
cause: Chronic bronchitis 2 years, haemoptysis 4 hours.  As certified by Robt M. Yule MB &c
informant: Chas Coutts, step father (present)
1874 April 28th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

9   David McDonald, farmer (married to Isabella McGregor)
1874 April twenty-eighth 10h 40m Easter Dunindhu Corgarff Strathdon
M: 69 years
parents: John McDonald, farmer (deceased) & Margaret McDonald ms McDonald (deceased)
cause: Internal strangulation of the bowel 36 hours.  As certified by Robt M. Yule MB &c
informant: Isabella McDonald, widow (present)
1874 May 7th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

10   Adam Augustus Drummond, Lieut. Colonel H.M. Bombay Army (retired) (widower of Sandelia Simon)
1874 May twenty-seventh 8h 40m PM Inverernan House Tarland
M: 68 years
parents: Sir Adam Drummond Bart. Vice Admiral (deceased) & Lady Charlotte Drummond previously Menzies ms Murray (deceased)
cause: Mitral disease a number of months, dropsy 2 months.  As certified by Robt M. Yule MB &c
informant: Lilla Forbes grandchild (present)
1874 June 4th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

11   James Dunbar farmer’s son (single)
1874 June sixth 0h 30m PM Skellater Tarland
M: 34 years
parents: Alexander Dunbar, farmer (deceased) & Euphemia Dunbar ms Philip
cause: Cynanche Tonsillaris 1 week, inflammation of salivary glands, laringitis.  As certified by W Coutts LRCP &c
informant: Alexr Dunbar, brother (present)
1874 June 12th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

12   Janet McRobert (married to William McRobert, farmer)
1874 June twenty-fourth 4h 0m PM Culfork Strathdon
F: 89 years
parents: Alexander McRobert, farmer (deceased) & Jane McRobert subsequently Stuart ms Coutts (deceased)
cause: Dropsy 3 months.  No medical attendant.
informant: John McRobert, son (present)
1874 June 29th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

13   Hary Esson crofter (married to Margaret Clark)
1874 July second 11h 0m AM Wester Chapelton Strathdon
M: 81 years
parents: Alexander Esson, crofter (deceased) & Margaret Esson ms Emslie (deceased)
cause: infirmities of age.  No medical attendant.
informant: James Paterson, neighbour
1874 July 3rd at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

14   Mary Hosie (married to Alexander Hosie, Miller)
1874 July eighteenth 8h 40m AM Howbog Strathdon
F: 81 years
parents: John Kellas, farmer (deceased) & Isobel Kellas ms Watson (deceased)
cause: Bronchitis.  As certified by W Coutts LRCP &c
informant: Mary Hosie dater (present)
1874 July 25th 17th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

15   Isobella Forbes (widow of Arthur Forbes, Blacksmith & farmer) (Illegitimate)
1874 August fourteenth 5h 50m PM Birkford Strathdon
F: 88 years
parents: Alexander Taylor, Shoemaker (deceased) & Elizabeth Strachan domestic servant (deceased)
cause: Infirmities of age.  No medical attendant
informant: Robert Forbes, son (present) Forbestown Strathdon
1874 August 17th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

16   Alexander Hosie, Miller (widower of Mary Kellas)
1874 August twenty-third 2h 30m PM Howbog Strathdon
M: 79 years
parents: Arthur Hosie, farmer (deceased) & Agnes Hosie ms Blackhall (deceased)
cause: Bronchitis.  No medical attendant
informant: Mary Hosie, daughter (present)
1874 August 29th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

17   William Glennie, farmer (married to Jane Glennie)
1874 September fourth 4h 8m AM Milltown of Edinglassie Tarland
M: 81 years
parents: William Glennie, farmer (deceased) & Margaret Glennie ms Walker (deceased)
cause: Inflammation of lungs.  As certified by W Coutts LRCP &c
informant: Gordon Glennie, brother (present) Barns, Tarland Migvie
1874 September 10th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

18   David Bell Robertson (single)
1874 September twelfth 11h 35m AM Greenstyle Strathdon
M: 21 days
parents: John Robertson, coachman (domestic) & Barbara Robertson ms Bell
cause: Constitutional debility.  As certified by W Coutts LRCP &c
informant: John Robertson, father (present)
1874 September 12th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

19   Jane McHardy (widow of Joseph McHardy farmer)
1874 September twenty-second 3h 0m PM Haughton Corgarff Strathdon
F: 79 years
parents: James Farquharson servant (domestic) (deceased) & Elizabeth Simpson formerly Farquharson ms McHardy
cause: Rheumatism for years.  No medical attendant
informant: Jane Forbes, GranDaughter (present)
1874 September 28th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

20   James Strachan carpenter (widower of Ann McKenzie)
1874 October second 9h 0m AM Ballachylach Strathdon
M: 91 years
parents: James Strachan, farmer (deceased) & Jane Strachan ms Thom (deceased)
cause: Infirmities of age.  No medical attendant
informant: Margaret Coutts her X mark Niece (present).  James Wattie Registrar, Witness
1874 October 7th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

21   Agnes Duncan (single) (Illegitimate)
1874 October third 8h 50m AM Bogbuie Strathdon
F: 3 years
parents: James Duncan, Coachman & Elizabeth Kellas domestic servant
cause: Dysentery 2 days.  No medical attendant
informant: Christina Kellas her X mark Grandmother (present).  James Wattie Registrar, Witness
1874 October 8th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

22   William Stuart agricultural labourer (widower of Elizabeth Milne)
1874 October thirtieth 11h 55m PM Bellabeg Strathdon
M: 81 years
parents: William Stuart, crofter (deceased) & Isobel Stuart ms Mortimer (deceased)
cause: Bronchitis 1 week, valvular disease of heart.  As certified by W Coutts LRCP &c
informant: Hellen Stuart daughter (present)
1874 November 3rd at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

23   Janet Smith (pauper) (widow of John Smith farmer, previously of Alexr McDonald)
1874 November sixth 11h 40m PM Castletown Corgarff Strathdon
F: 82 years
parents: John Farquharson, farmer (deceased) & Helen Farquharson ms Farquharson (deceased)
cause: Cancer 3 years.  As certified by Robt M. Yule MB &c
informant: Marget Smith stepdaughter (present)
1874 November 13th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

24   Donald McAndrew shepherd (single)
1874 November thirteenth 12h 0m noon Inchmore Corgarff Strathdon
M: 73 years
parents: Alexander McAndrew, farm labourer (deceased) & Jane McAndrew ms Shaw (deceased)
cause: Unknown.  No medical attendant
informant: Margaret McAndrew her X mark, sister, Lynahown Glenmuick.  James Wattie Registrar, Witness
1874 November 16th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

25   Ann King (married to George King, miller)
1874 November eighteenth 8h 15m AM Mill of Bellabeg Strathdon
F: 64 years
parents: Alexander Wattie, Meal Miller (deceased) & Isobel Wattie ms Kinnear (deceased)
cause: Typhoid fever 3 months, Oedema of leg.  As certified by W Coutts LRCP &c
informant: George King, husband (present)
1874 November 18th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

26   Jane Anderson (single)
1874 December sixth 6h 0m AM Millhuie Glenkindie Strathdon
F: 6 weeks
parents: William Anderson, crofter & Jane Anderson ms Esson
cause: Choked at mother’s breast.  (Not certified)
informant: William Anderson, father (present)
1874 December 7th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

27   Betty Mason domestic servant (single) (pauper)
1874 December fifteenth 3h 0m PM Old Semeil Tarland
F: 74 years
parents: George Mason, Tailor (deceased) & Penelope Mason ms Chree (deceased)
cause: Infirmities of age.  No medical attendant
informant: John McDonald neighbour (present) Old Semeil
1874 December 17th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

28   Elizabeth Grassick (married to John Grassick, farm labourer)
1874 December seventeenth 9h 15m PM Heugh-head Strathdon
F: 46 years
parents: David Laing, crofter (deceased) & Jane Laing ms Grant
cause: Bilious fever, suppression of urine 2 days.  As certified by W Coutts LRCP &c
informant: John Grassick, husband (present)
1874 December 22nd at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

29   Margaret Downie, domestic servant (single) Illegitimate
1874 December twenty-first 11h 50m AM Roughneuk Strathdon
F: 24 years
parents: John Downie, crofter & Jane Cameron domestic servant
cause: Acute rheumatism 8 days.  As certified by R.M. Yule MB &c
informant: John Cameron, uncle (present)
1874 December 24th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

30   Margaret Beattie (widow of James Beattie crofter) Illegitimate
1874 December twenty-fourth 3h 55m AM Backdyke Strathdon
F: 77 years
parents: [blank] Grant, Meal Miller (deceased) & Isabella Middleton domestic servant (deceased)
cause: Paralysis for years.  No medical attendant
informant: James Stewart, grandson (present)
1874 December 29th at Strathdon.  James Wattie, Registrar

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4   James Grassick pauper, widower of Margaret McDonald
1874 April twenty-ninth 9h 0m PM Weshmoss, Cushnie
M: 74 years
parents: Peter Grassick, shoemaker (deceased) & Christian Grassick ms Forbes (deceased)
cause: Heart disease.  No medical attendant
informant: Charles Beattie, neighbour, present
1874 May 9th at Cushnie. James Reid, Registrar

5   John Adams (single) Illegitimate
1874 May eighth 7h 0m AM Broadford Cushnie
M: 2 days
parents: [father blank] Ann Adams Domestic Servant
cause: Obstruction of the bowels caused by [Imperforate Anus?] 3 days. As certified by William Lawson surgeon Tarland
informant: Ann Adams, mother (present)
1874 May 15 at Cushnie.  James Reid, Registrar

6   Helen Fraser wife of James Thomson crofter (Illegitimate)
1874 May twenty-third 2h 20m AM Milton of Cushnie
F: 39 years
parents: Mary Henderson, domestic servant & William Fraser, farm servant
cause: Typhoid fever, five weeks.  As certified by W Smith MR [CS Eng?] Alford
informant: James Thomson, husband (present)
1874 May 25 at Cushnie. James Reid, Registrar

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10   Helen Campbell (single)
1874 December seventh 0h 25m AM at How of Marr
F: 13 years
parents: Alexander Campbell, Gamekeeper & Helen Campbell ms Grassick (deceased)
cause: Typhus fever 8 days.  As certified by James Reid surgeon
informant: Alexr Campbell, father (present)
1874 December 14th at Towie.  John Fyfe, Registrar
 

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