Jane Pirie

F, #1855, b. 27 May 1858
     Jane Pirie was born on 27 May 1858 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of Alexander Pirie and Jean Buchan. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Buxer".
She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1861 census at 221 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Alexr Pirie, head; Jean Pirie, wife; John Pirie, son; Joseph Pirie, son; Jean Pirie, daughter; Jessie Ann Pirie, daughter.3
She married Peter Buchan at Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, on 13 October 1881.2 As of 13 October 1881, her married name was Jane Buchan.

Children of Jane Pirie and Peter Buchan


  1. [S1286] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Jane Pirie, female. Birth: 27 MAY 1858 Seafield, Banff, Scotland. Father: Alexander Pirie. Mother: Jane Buchan."
  2. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.
  3. [S1289] 1861, Scottish Census, "Jean Pirie, daughter, female, age 2, born in Banffshire, Rathven, resident at 221 Portknockie."