Margaret Goodbrand

F, #2221, b. 29 April 1834, d. 26 March 1929
     Margaret Goodbrand was born on 29 April 1834 at Rathven, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of Alexander Goodbrand and Christian Innes. Margaret Goodbrand was baptized on 3 May 1834 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1
She was listed as a member of the household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Alexr Goodbrand, 45; Christina (sic) Goodbrand, 40; Alexr Goodbrand, 15; John Goodbrand, 10; George Goodbrand, 5; Ellen Goodbrand, 15; Christina (sic) Goodbrand, 9; Margt Goodbrand, 7.2

She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1851 census at North Extremity, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Allexr Goodbrand, head; Christina (sic) Goodbrand, wife; Allexr Goodbrand, son; Margret Goodbrand, daughter; George Goodbrand, son; Elisabeth Goodbrand, daughter.3
She married Alexander Slater at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 17 March 1859.4,5 As of 17 March 1859, her married name was Margaret Slater.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1861 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Al Slater, 31; Magaret Slater, 25; Ann Slater, 1.6

She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1881 census at 271 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Alexr. Slater, head; Margaret Goodbrand (Slater), wife; Ann Slater, daughter; Christina (sic) Slater, daughter; Alexr. Slater, son; Maggie Slater, daughter; Jessie Slater, daughter; Helen Slater, daughter; Elizabeth Slater, daughter; William Geo. Slater, son.7
Margaret died on 26 March 1929 at age 94.8 She was buried after 26 March 1929 at Hillhead Cemetery, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.8

Children of Margaret Goodbrand and Alexander Sclater

Citations

  1. [S6714] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "Margaret Goodbrand, female. Birth: 29 APR 1834. Christening: 03 MAY 1834 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: Alexr Goodbrand. Mother: Christian Innes."
  2. [S6725] 1841, Scottish Census, "Margt Goodbrand, female, age 7, born in county, resident in Portknockie."
  3. [S6724] 1851, Scottish Census, "Margret Goodbrand, daughter, unmarried, female, age 16, born in Banffshire, servant, resident at North Extremity."
  4. [S6720] Alexander Slater to Margaret Goodbrand, Marriage entry, "On the Seventeenth day of March 1859 at Portknockie, Marriage (after Banns) was solemnized between us according to the Forms of the Free Church of Scotland. Alexr. Slater, age 30, residence Portknockie, Fisherman (Bachelor), parents George Slater Fisherman and Ann Slater Maiden Name Wood. Margaret Goodbrand, age 23, residence Portknockie, (Spinster), parents Alexander Goodbrand House Carpenter and Christiana (sic) Goodbrand Maiden Name Innes. John Mackay Minister of the Free Ch. at Cullen. Wm Goodbrand Witness. Wm Wood Witness. The above Marriage was Registered by me at Farskane, on the 19th day of March, 1859. James Cumming Registrar."
  5. [S1692] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Alexr. Slater, male. Spouse: Margaret Goodbrand. Marriage: 17 MAR 1859, Seafield, Banff, Scotland."
  6. [S6701] 1861, Scottish Census, "Magaret Slater, female, age 25, born in Rathven, Banffshire, fisherman's wife, resident in Portknockie."
  7. [S6703] 1881, Scottish Census, "Margaret Goodbrand (Slater), wife, married, female, age 45, born in Rathven, Banff, resident at 271 Portknockie."
  8. [S4696] Alexander Slater and Margaret Goodbrand, Monumental inscription, "Erected by MARGARET GOODBRAND in loving memory of her husband ALEXANDER SLATER who died 13th March 1913, aged 83 years. And their son GEORGE, who died in infancy. Also the above MARGARET GOODBRAND who died 26th March 1929, aged 94 years. ASLEEP IN JESUS."