M, #2559, b. 29 December 1862
James Peterkin was born on 29 December 1862 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2,3 He was the son of Thomas Peterkin and Catherine Wood.
- [S3536] James Peterkin, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "James Peterkin, 1862, December Twenty-ninth 2h 30m P.M. at Portknockie (Rathven), Male. Father: Thomas Peterkin, Cooper (Journeyman). Mother: Catherine Peterkin M.S. Wood, married 1862 April 3 in Portknockie. Informant: Thomas Peterkin, Father, Present. Registered: 1863, January 17th at Portknockie, Jas. Cumming, Registrar."
- [S1897] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "James Peterkin, male. Birth: 29 DEC 1862 Seafield, Banff, Scotland. Father: Thomas Peterkin. Mother: Catherine Wood."
- [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.