David Sclater

M, #1827, b. 14 June 1831, d. 20 February 1903
     David Sclater was born on 14 June 1831 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of John Sclater and Helen Imlach. David Sclater was baptized on 19 June 1831 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1 His family was known by the tee-name of "Hasser".
He was listed as a member of the household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Slater, 20; Hellen Slater/Imlach, 40; John Slater, 20; Margaret Slater, 15; William Slater, 12; Alexr Slater, 11; David Slater, 9; Helen Slater, 5; Jane Slater, 4.2
He was a fisherman.
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1851 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Sclater, head; Hellen Sclater, wife; John Sclater, son; William Sclater, son; Alexander Sclater, son; David Sclater, son; Hellen Sclater, daughter; Jean Sclater, daughter; Caithren Mair, servant.3
David Sclater was also known as David Slater. He married Jane Farquhar at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 25 December 1858.4
He was listed as head of household in the 1861 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: David Slater, 29; Jean Slater, 31; Hellen Slater, 1.5

He was listed as head of household in the 1881 census at 236 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: David Slater, head; Jane Farquhar (Slater), wife; Jane Slater, daughter; David Slater, son; Ann Slater, daughter.6
David died on 20 February 1903 at 239a Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 71.4

Children of David Sclater and Jane Farquhar

Citations

  1. [S1245] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "David Sclater, male. Birth: 14 JUN 1831. Christening: 19 JUN 1831 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: John Sclater. Mother: Helen Imlack."
  2. [S1264] 1841, Scottish Census, "David Slater, male, age 9, born in county, resident in Portknockie."
  3. [S1263] 1851, Scottish Census, "David Sclater, son, unmarried, male, age 20, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, fisher, resident in Portknockie."
  4. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  5. [S6747] 1861, Scottish Census, "David Slater, married, male, age 29, born in Rathven, Banffshire, fisherman, resident in Portknockie."
  6. [S6748] 1881, Scottish Census, "David Slater, head, married, male, age 49, born in Rathven, Banff, fisherman, resident at 236 Portknockie."