John Pirie

M, #2935, b. 2 June 1811, d. 5 December 1874
     John Pirie was born on 2 June 1811.1 He was baptized on 3 June 1811 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of John Pirie and Helen Wood. His family was known by the tee-name of "Skipper". John Pirie was a fisherman. He married Ann Ross at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland, on 25 October 1836.2
He was listed as head of household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Pirie, 30; Ann Pirie, 25; Ann Pirie, 3; Helen Pirie, 0; John Pirie, 80.3

He was listed as head of household in the 1851 census at Slack Road, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Pirrie, head; Ann Pirrie, wife; Ann Pirrie, daughter; Mary Pirrie, daughter; Margret Pirrie, daughter.4

He was listed as head of household in the 1861 census at 178 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Pirie, 42; Ann Pirie, 40; Mary Pirie, 12; Margt Pirie, 9; William Pirie, 6; Ann Pirie, 3.5,6

He was listed as head of household in the 1871 census at 178 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Pirie, head; Ann Pirie, wife; Mary Pirie, daughter; William Pirie, son; Ann Pirie, daughter.7
John died on 5 December 1874 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 63.8

Children of John Pirie and Ann Ross

Citations

  1. [S3011] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "John Pirie, male. Birth: 02 JUN 1811. Christening: 03 JUN 1811 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: John Pirie. Mother: Helen Wood."
  2. [S2281] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "John Pirie, male. Spouse: Ann Ross. Marriage: 25 OCT 1836, Cullen, Banff, Scotland."
  3. [S5359] 1841, Scottish Census, "John Pirie, male, age 30, born in county, resident in Portknockie."
  4. [S5358] 1851, Scottish Census, "John Pirrie, head, married, male, age 38, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, fisher, resident in Slack Road."
  5. [S6400] 1861, Scottish Census, "John Pirie, head, married, male, age 42, born in Banffshire, Rathven, fisherman, resident at 178 Portknockie, has 2 rooms with one or more windows."
  6. [S5428] 1861, Scottish Census, "John Pirie, married, male, age 42, born in Rathven, Banffshire, fisherman, resident at Portknockie."
  7. [S5356] 1871, Scottish Census, "John Pirie, head, married, male, age 60, born in Rathven, Banffshire, fisherman, resident at 178 Portknockie."
  8. [S5347] John Pirie, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "John Pirie, Fisherman, Married to Ann Ross, died 1874, December Fifth 4h 0m A.M. at Portknockie (Rathven), Male, 64 years. Father: John Pirie Fisherman (Deceased), Mother: Helen Pirie M.S. - (Deceased). Cause of death: Typhoid Fever, Six Days, as Certified by Hugh Sharp A.M. M.R.C.S. of E. Informant: David Pirie, His X Mark, Nephew, Thomas Fraser Registrar Witness. Registered: 1874, December 5th at Manse of Seafield, Thomas Fraser, Registrar."