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From: Peter Northing <>
Subject: MARRIGE REGISTER EXTRACTS
Date: Wed, 23 Jun 1999 21:10:08 +0100


Hello the List

Here are a few extracts from the Scottish Registers of Marriages in 1855.
Mostly having BEATTIE or MORRISON connections.
Might be of use to someone.

Pete.

COPIES FROM SCOTTISH REGISTERS OF MARRIAGES
PLACE ANNAN
DATE 12 Nov 1855 after Banns per rites of Church of Scotland
HUSBAND Edward Beattie, Bank St. Annan Age 22 Road Labr Batchelor
Born but not Regd 8 Dec 1832 at Larthwaitte in parish of Ruthwell
His Parents James Beattie decd Road Labr. & Janet Beattie ms Mundles decd
WIFE Jemima Wield, Howgill in Parish of Annan 20 Dressmaker Spinster
Born but not registered on 1 Aug 1835
Her Parents James Wield, Howgill in Annnan. age 20. Dressmaker . Spinster
Signed Witn Hugh Glover & Margaret Neilson
Registered J Gailey Free Ch Minister : Regd 13 Nov 1835 at Annan.
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PLACE SANQUHAR
DATE June 8 1855 : After Banns : Per Ch of Scotland
HUSBAND Adam Allison, Sanquhar: age 40 : Bachelor
Born but not Registered 10 March 1815 at Sanquhar
His Parents William Allison decd, Cotton HLWeaver & Margaret ms Grefan decd

WIFE Margaret Beattie, Freeminnan, Kirkconnel: Age 33 : Spinster

Her Parents James Beattie , shepherd, & Elizabeth Beattie ms Sim decd.
Signed George Taylor & Walter Anderson (witn)
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PLACE Saint Mungo
DATE 20 March 1855 at Millbank aafter banns per Ch of Scotland
HUSBAND William Nelson, Millbank: age 23 : Bachelor
Born & Regd 12 Nov 1831 at Dornock
His Parents William Nelson decd. farmer & Elizabeth Nelson ms Corrie

WIFE Jannet Beattie: Millbank: age 20: domestic Servant
Born & Registered 4 July 1834 at Kirkpatrick Flemming
Her Parents George Beattie decd, ag lab & Janet Nelson formerly Beattie ms Bell
Signed Witn : William McDougall & Andrew Smith
Registered 22 March 1855 at St Mungo schoolhouse
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PLACE St Mungo
DATE 29 March 1855 at Nutholmshaw- after banns - per United Presbyterian Ch of
Scotland
HUSBAND James Beattie : Middlebie : age 28 : Shepherd : Bachelor
Born Hillend. Annan 29 June 1826
His Parents Francis Beattie, labourer & Margaret Beattie ms Deans

WIFE Ann Bell : Present Residence St Mungo: Usual residence Kirkpatrick Juxta :
age 27 : sick nurse : Spinster
Born Biggorts, Kirkpatrick Juxta 8 March 1827 / 8
Her Parents James Bell, farmer & Isabella Bell ms Irving
Signed Witn William Steel & William Bell
Registered 31 March 1855 at St Mungo schoolhouse
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PLACE MIDDLEBIE
DATE 14 Dec 1855 after banns per Ch of Scotland
HUSBAND John Halliday : Eaglesfield : Age 27 : Labourer :
Born Oct 1828 at Newton Hamilton, Armagh
His Parents George Halliday, Linen draper & Elizabeth Duncan

WIFE Janet Harkness : Eaglesfield : age 18 :

Her Parents William Harkness, labourer & Martha Campbell
Signed Witn. David Campbell & James Morlay
Registered 16 Dec 1855 at Middlebie : Chris Borthwick, registrar
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PLACE LANGHOLM
DATE 11 June 1855 at Caroline St. New Langholm after banns per Est Ch of
Scotland
HUSBAND Robert Beattie : Langholm : age 28 : Joineer : Widower 2nd marriage
Children by former marriage Living - : dead 1
Born 9 January 1827 at Carlaverock
His Parents William Beattie, joiner, decd & Catherine Beattie ms Thomson

WIFE Elizabeth Knox, Caroline St. Langholm : Spinester

Her Parents John Knox, joiner & contractor & china merchant & Elizabeth Knox ms
Huntly
Signed Witn James Hogg & Fanny Knox
Registered 13 June 1855 at Langholm
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PLACE LANGHOLM
DATE 22nd August 1855 at Henry St. Langholm aafter banns per rites of Ch of
Scotland
HUSBAND Thomas Magrame : Present Residence Henry St. New Langholm : Usual
Residence Paisley St. Liverpool. Age
49 : Mariner : Widower 2nd marriage : Children by former marriage ---
Born but not registered on any list 1st 1806 at Liverpool, England
His Parents Torrance Magrame decd & Anne Magrame ms Neil decd.

WIFE Agnes Morrison : Present Residence Henry St. New Langholm : Usual residence
Paisley St. Liverpool : Age 29 :
Spinster
Born and registered on 3rd May 1826 at New Langholm.
Her Parents James Morrison, spinner of wool & Mary Morrison ms Beattie
Signed Witn. William Beattie & James Dalgliesh
Registered 28 August 1855 at Langholm
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PLACE HUTTON
DATE 9 Jan 1855 at Corrie Mill, Hutton after banns per Ch of Scotland
HUSBAND William Hyslop, Todshawhill, Eskdalemuir : age 46 : farmer : bachelor
Born at Todshawhill : Registered on 6 Jan 1809 at Eskdalemuir
His Parents Robert Hyslop, farmer decd & Jane Hyslop ms Graham decd

WIFE Helen Beattie, Corrie Mill, Hutton: Age 33 : Millers daughter : Spinster
Born at Corrie Mill & registered 16 June 1821 at Hutton
Her Parents John Beattie, miller decd & Rachel Beattie ms Henderson
Signed Witn Michael Halliday & William Martin
Registered 10 Jan 1855 at Hutton Schoolhouse
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PLACE HALF MORTON
DATE 7 Dec 1855 at Flowside after banns per Ch of Scotland
HUSBAND George Beattie (Albu ?) Middlebie: age 23 : Farm servant : Bachelor
Born Wysebyhill, Kirkpatrick Flemming & regd 5 July 1832
His Parents William Beattie, labr. (living) & Margaret Bell, labourer (do)

WIFE Ann Little, Flowside, Half Morton: age 17 : farm servant : Spinster
Born & Registered at 7th October 1838 at Williamsfield, Kirkpatrick Flemming
Her Parents Andrew Little & Jane Little ms Keightly ( both living)
Signed Witn : John McMillan, farm servant & Janet Keightly, house servant
Registered 8 Dec 1855 at Catside
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PLACE GRAITNEY
DATE 18 June 1855 at Cowgarth, Parish of Gretna per Ch of Scotland after banns
HUSBAND James Bell, Anna : age 41 : groom : Widower 2nd
marriage Children of former mge living 6 dead 1

His Parents Thomas Bell, farmer, living & Jane Bell, servant, ms Kerr

WIFE Jannet Beattie, Cowgarth. Age 21 : F servant :

Her Parents George Beattie, teacher, (living) & Jane Beattie ms Anderson
Signed Witn : William Bell & John Harkess & Geo Beattie
Registered 29 June 1855 at Graitney
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PLACE ESKDALEMUIR
DATE 18th May 1855 at Fingland, after banss, per Ch of Scotland
HUSBAND Matthew Little, Nether Cassock, age 26, shepherd
Born & Regd 10 April 1829 at Thickside, Scotland
His Parents James Little, shepherd & Elizabeth Little ms Murray

WIFE Margaret Beattie, Fingland, Age 27, spinster
Born & Regd 22nd June 1828 at Ramsetcleugh, Roxburghshire
Her Parents Andrew Beattie & Isabella Beattie ms Jackson
Signed Witn James Little & Andrew Beattie
Registered 19th May 1855 at Holm.
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PLACE DUMFRIES
DATE 17th July 1855 at 56 St Michael St. Dumfries (after banns) per Scottish
Episcopal Ch.
HUSBAND James Cameron Bell, Manchester, age 30, Draper, bachelor
Born Frederckton, North America
His Parents William Bell, schoolmaster, & Charlotte Cameron

WIFE Elizabeth Beattie, St Michaels Rd. Dumfries. Age 28. Spinster
Born Montreal, North America
Her Parents Frances Beattie, hat manufacturer, & Jean Pringle
Signed William Robert Duincan witness Mary Burnett witness John Grierson
Registered 17 July 185 at Dumfries
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PLACE CANONBIE
DATE 9 August 1855 : Rowanburn : per Ch of Scotland
HUSBAND William Beattie : Catsbit : age 24 : Collier :
Born Greenrig, Canonbie :
His Parents George Beattie, collier & ---------

WIFE Jane Scott : Catsbit : age 21 : Servant :
Born Lockerbie
Her Parents John Scott, Land Steward & -----------
Signed Witn. James Beattie & George Beattie
Registered 11 August 1855 at Canonbie
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PLACE ANNAN
DATE 26 Oct 1855 : at Bridekirk Village after banns per Ch of Scotland
HUSBAND Andrew Ewart: Bridekirk Village : age 25 : Journeyman joiner : Bachelor
Born 13 june 1830 taken from the Household Bible. Not registered. At Bridekirk
Village
His Parents William Ewart, master jopiner & Margaret Ewart ms Bell decd.

WIFE Mary Holliday : Bridekirk Village: Age 21 : Domestic : Spinster
Born at Hilltop on 6 Dec 1833. Registered at Annan.
Her Parents John Holliday decd Cotton weaver & Elspeth Holliday ms Scott
Signed Witn Thomas Bell, clogger & John Vivers, farmer.
Registered 29 Oct 1855 at Annan.
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