William Innes

M, #4199, b. 25 March 1810, d. 23 August 1899
     William Innes was born on 25 March 1810 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2,3 He was the son of John Innes and Helen Wood. William Innes was baptized on 27 March 1810 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.2,1,3 He was a fisherman and whitefisher. His family was known by the tee-name of "Wildie". He married Jean Pirie at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland, on 21 June 1838.4,5,3
He was listed as head of household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: William Innes, 27; Jean Innes, 23; John Innes, 2; Helen Innes, 2m; Margrete Innes, 13.6
He was the informant for, and present at, George Innes's death at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 19 March 1856.7,3 He was the informant for, and present at, John Innes's death at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 8 June 1859.8,3
He was listed as head of household in the 1861 census at 38 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: William Innes, head; Jean Innes, wife; John Innes, son; Hellen Innes, daughter; Jessie Innes, daughter; William Innes, son; Ann Innes, daughter.9
He was the informant for Margaret Innes's death at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 7 May 1868.10,3
He was listed as head of household in the 1871 census at 38 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: William Innes, head; Anne Innes, daughter; Jane Innes, grand-daughter.11

He was listed as head of household's father in the 1881 census at 263 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Innes, head; William Innes, father; Margaret Wood, wife; Isabella Innes, daughter; Jane Innes, daughter; William Innes, son; John Innes, son; Jessie Ann Innes, daughter; Isabella Innes, grand child.12,3

He was listed as head of household's father in the 1891 census at 263 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Innes “Johnie”, head; Margaret Innes, wife; Wm Innes, father; Jessie Innes, daughter; Jessie Innes, servant.13,3
William died on 23 August 1899 at 263 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 89.14

Children of William Innes and Jean Pirie

Citations

  1. [S3338] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "William Innes, male. Birth: 25 MAR 1810. Christening: 27 MAR 1810 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: John Innes. Mother: Helen Wood."
  2. [S8106] William Innes, OPR Baptism entry, "Innes 1810, March 27th, John Innes in Portknockie had a child by his wife Helen Wood born the 25th & baptized this day named William. Witnefses Wm. Innes, Wm. Sclater, Margt. Wood & Isobel Innes."
  3. [S6014] Keith Innes, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Keith Innes of Moffat, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
  4. [S8130] William Innes to Jean Pirie, OPR Marriage entry, "Innes & Pirie 2d June 1838: William Innes and Jean Pirie both at Portknockie were matrimonially contracted and after proclamations, no objections having been offered, were married on the 21st instant."
  5. [S5075] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "William Innes, male. Spouse: Jean Pirie. Marriage: 21 JUN 1838, Cullen, Banff, Scotland."
  6. [S8262] 1841, Scottish Census, "William Innes, male, age 27, born in county, white fisher, resident in Portknockie."
  7. [S7125] George Innes, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Innes George, Single, died 1856, March Nineteenth 11h 20m P.M. at Portknockie, District of Seafield, Male, about 7 months. Father: William Innes, Fisherman, Mother: Jane Innes, Maiden Name Pirie. Cause of death: Supposed Teething Fever, No Regular Medical Attendant. Burial: Old Churchyard Cullen, as certified by Alex. Anderson, Sexton. Informant: William Innes, Father, Present. Registered: 1856, March 24th at Portknockie, Alexander Fraser, Registrar."
  8. [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."
  9. [S5080] 1861, Scottish Census, "William Innes, head, married, male, age 50, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, whitefisher, resident at 38 Portknockie."
  10. [S7166] Margaret Innes née Mair, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Margaret Innes (Married to Alexander Innes Fisherman), died 1868, May Seventh 7h A.M. at Portknockie (Rathven), Female, 47 years. Father: Arthur Mair Fisherman (Deceased), Mother: Ann Mair M.S. Wood (Deceased). Cause of death: Tubercular Deposition in Lungs and Liver, 8 months, Eczema etc., As Cert. by Hugh Sharp, A.M. M.B.C.L of Eng. Informant: Wm Innes, Brother-in-law, Not present, Portknockie. Registered: 1868, May 12th at Farskane, Jas Cumming, Registrar."
  11. [S5102] 1871, Scottish Census, "William Innes, head, widower, male, age 60, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, fisher, resident at 38 Portknockie, has 2 rooms with one or more windows."
  12. [S7426] 1881, Scottish Census, "William Innes, father, widower, male, age 70, born in Banff, Rathven, fisherman, resident at 263 Portknockie."
  13. [S7427] 1891, Scottish census, "Wm Innes, father, widower, male, age 81, born in Rathven, Banffshire, annuitant, resident at 263 Portknockie."
  14. [S5113] William Innes, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "William Innes, Fisherman (Widower of Jane Pirie), died 1899, August Twenty Third 7h 0m P.M. at 263 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Male, 91 years, Father: John Innes Fisherman (Deceased), Mother: Helen Innes M.S. Wood (Deceased), Cause of death: Old Age, as Cert. by T. MacHardy M.B.C.M., Informant: John Innes, Son (Present), Registered: 1899, August 25th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre Registrar."