David Pirie

M, #43, b. 4 October 1835, d. 8 April 1864
     David Pirie was born on 4 October 1835 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of John Pirie and Isabella Harper. David Pirie was baptized on 15 October 1835 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 His family was known by the tee-name of "Buxer".
He was listed as a member of the household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Pirie, 20; Isobel Pirie, 40; William Pirie, 15; George Pirie, 12; James Pirie, 10; David Pirie, 5; Isobel Pirie, 1.3
He was a fisherman.
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1851 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Isobela Pirie, wife/head; George Pirie, son; David Pirie, son; Isobela Pirie, daughter; Ann Pirie, daughter.4

He was listed as head of household's son in the 1861 census at 14 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Pirie, head; Isobela Pirie, daughter; David Pirie, son; Jessie Wood, servant.5
He married Janet Mair at Seafield Church, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 28 February 1862.6,7 David died on 8 April 1864 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 28.8,9

Children of David Pirie and Janet Mair

Citations

  1. [S154] David Pirie, OPR Baptism entry, "Pirie 1835, 15th October, John Pirie, Whitefisher Portknockie had a child by his wife Isobel Harper born the 4th inst. and baptized this day named David. Witnefses David Pirie and David Mair both at Portknockie."
  2. [S453] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "David Pirie, male. Birth: 04 OCT 1835. Christening: 15 OCT 1835 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: John Pirie. Mother: Isobel Harper."
  3. [S35] 1841, Scottish Census, "David Pirie, male, age 5, born in county, resident in Portknockie."
  4. [S33] 1851, Scottish Census, "David Pirie, son, unmarried, male, age 15, born in Portknockie, Banff, fisher."
  5. [S29] 1861, Scottish Census, "David Pirie, son, unmarried, male, age 22, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, whitefisher, resident at 14 Portknockie."
  6. [S932] David Pirie to Janet Mair, Register of Marriages in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "1862, February Twenty-Eighth, Seafield Church. After Banns according to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland. David Pirie, Jas. Ledingham Witness, John Wood Witness, Fisherman (Bachelor), age 32, usual residence Portknockie, parents John Pirie Fisherman and Isabella Pirie M.S. Harper (Deceased). Janet Mair, Jas. Ledingham Witness, John Wood Witness, (Spinster), age 31, usual residence Portknockie, parents Adam Mair Fisherman and Janet Mair M.S. Addison (Deceased). Jas. Ledingham Minr. John Wood Witness. James Bruce Witness. Registered 1862 March 1st at Portknockie, Jas. Cumming Registrar."
  7. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  8. [S937] David Pirie, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "David Pirie Fisherman (Married to Jessie Mair), died 1864, April Eighth 11h 30m P.M. at Portknockie (Rathven), Male, 27 years, Father: John Pirie Fisherman, Mother: Isabella Pirie M.S. Harper (Deceased), Cause of death: Typhus Fever, Inflammation of Brain, about 7 days, as Cert. by Hugh Sharp, Surgeon, Informant: William Pirie, Brother, present, Portknockie, Registered: 1864, April 9th at Portknockie, Jas Cumming Registrar."
  9. [S940] Carolyn Hatt, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Carolyn Hatt of Broadstairs, England.