John Innes

M, #4197, b. 20 May 1784, d. 8 June 1859
     John Innes was born on 20 May 1784 at Seatown, Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of William Innes and Helen Bruce. John Innes was baptized on 22 May 1784 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 He was a fisherman. He married Helen Wood at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland, on 28 February 1809.3
He was listed as head of household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Innes, 50; Helen Innes, 45; John Innes, 25; George Innes, 20; Helen Innes, 12; Jane Innes, 9; Janet Innes, 7.4
John died on 8 June 1859 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 75.5,2 He was buried after 8 June 1859 at Cullen Cemetery, Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.5

Children of John Innes and Helen Wood


  1. [S6016] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "John Innes, male. Birth: 20 MAY 1784. Christening: 22 MAY 1784 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: William Innes. Mother: Helen Bruce."
  2. [S6014] Keith Innes, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Keith Innes of Moffat, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
  3. [S3337] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "John Innes, male. Spouse: Helen Wood. Marriage: 28 FEB 1809, Cullen, Banff, Scotland."
  4. [S5115] 1841, Scottish Census, "John Innes, male, age 50, born in county, fisherman, resident in Portknockie."
  5. [S7131] John Innes, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Innes John, Pauper (Formerly Fisherman) (Married), died 1859, June Eighth 7h 0m P.M. at Portknockie (Rathven), Male, 75 years. Father: William Innes, Fisherman (Deceased), Mother: Helen Innes, Maiden Name Bruce (Deceased). Cause of death: Softening of his Brain, about 2 months, No Regular Medical Attendant. Burial: New Church-yard Cullen, as certified by James Eddie, Sexton. Informant: William Innes, Son, present. Registered: 1859, June 11th at Portknockie, Jas Cumming, Registrar."