William Pirie

M, #4740, b. 14 October 1807, d. 5 March 1886
     William Pirie was born on 14 October 1807 at Seatown, Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of James Pirie and Anne Smith. William Pirie was baptized on 18 October 1807 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 His family was known by the tee-name of "Coull". He was a whitefisher and fisherman. He married Ann Pirie.2
He was listed as head of household in the 1861 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: William Pirrie, 52; Ann Pirrie, 56; James Pirrie, 28; Margret Pirrie, 22; Mary Pirrie, 18; William Pirrie, 15; Hellen Pirrie, 11; William Pirrie, 0.3

He was listed as head of household in the 1871 census at 60 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: William Pirie, head; Anne Pirie, wife; Helen Pirie, daughter.4

He was listed as head of household's father-in-law in the 1881 census at 12 Scotstown, Banff, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Falconer, head; Ann Falconer, wife; Mary Ann Falconer, daughter; Maggie Falconer, daughter; William Pirie, father-in-law.5
William died on 5 March 1886 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 78.2

Children of William Pirie and Ann Pirie

Citations

  1. [S3734] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "William Pirie, male. Birth: 14 OCT 1807. Christening: 18 OCT 1807 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: James Pirie. Mother: Ann Smith."
  2. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.
  3. [S5297] 1861, Scottish Census, "William Pirrie, married, male, age 52, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, whitefisher, resident at Portknockie."
  4. [S5771] 1871, Scottish Census, "William Pirie, head, married, male, age 63, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, fisher, resident at 60 Portknockie."
  5. [S8278] 1881, Scottish Census, "William Pirie, father-in-law, married, male, age 74, born in Portknockie, Banff, fisherman, resident at 12 Scotstown, Banff."