Margaret Pirie

F, #1478, b. circa 1848, d. 11 November 1895
     Margaret Pirie was born circa 1848 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. She was the daughter of William Pirie and Jane Gray. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Buxer".
She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1851 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Jean Pirrie (sic), head; Margret Pirrie (sic), daughter; Isobela Pirrie (sic), daughter.1

She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1861 census at 172 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: William Pirie, head; Jean Pirie, wife; Margaret Pirie, daughter; Isabella Pirie, daughter; Elizabeth Pirie, daughter; William Pirie, son; John Pirie, son; Jean Pirie, daughter.2

She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1871 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: William Pirie, head; Jean Pirie, wife; Margt Pirie, daughter; Isabella Pirie, daughter; William Pirie, son; John Pirie, son; Alex Pirie, son; David Pirie, son; Jean Pirie, daughter.3
She married James Anderson at 45 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 21 September 1880.4,5 As of 21 September 1880, her married name was Margaret Anderson. Margaret died on 11 November 1895 at 45 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.6,5,4

Citations

  1. [S961] 1851, Scottish Census, "Margret Pirrie (sic), daughter, female, age 3, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, resident in Portknockie."
  2. [S962] 1861, Scottish Census, "Margaret Pirie, daughter, unmarried, female, age 14, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, domestic servant, resident at 172 Portknockie."
  3. [S963] 1871, Scottish Census, "Margt Pirie, daughter, unmarried, female, age 22, born in Banffshire, Rathven, servant (general), resident in Portknockie."
  4. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.
  5. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  6. [S2467] Margaret Anderson née Pirie, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Margaret Anderson (Married to James Anderson, Fisherman), died 1895, November Eleventh 11h 0m A.M. at 45 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female, 48 years, Father: William Pirie Fisherman, Mother: Jane Pirie M.S. Gray, Cause of death: Cancerous invasions of the lymphatic glands, 1 year 3 months, as cert. by S. Clark M.D.C.M., Informant: James Anderson, Widower (Present), Registered: 1895, November 11th at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre Registrar."