Joan Duthie Buchan

F, #53, b. 23 March 1881, d. 12 February 1973
Joan Duthie Pirie, née Buchan (1881-1973)
     Her family was known by the bye-name of "Dall" or "Dally". Joan Duthie Buchan was born on 23 March 1881 at 21 Shore Street, Inverallochy, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of William Buchan and Elizabeth Stephen.
She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1881 census at 21 Shore Street, Inverallochy, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: William Buchan, head; Elisabeth Buchan, wife; William Buchan, son; James Buchan, son; Mary Buchan, daughter; Elisabeth Buchan, daughter; Catherine Buchan, daughter; Alexander Buchan, son; Elsie Buchan, daughter; Joan Buchan, daughter.2

She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1891 census at 15 Almanythie Road, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: William Buchan, head; Elizabeth Buchan, wife; William Buchan, son; James Buchan, son; Mary Buchan, daughter; Catherine Buchan, daughter; Alexander Buchan, son; James Duthie, nephew; Elizabeth Ritchie, servant, Elizabeth Buchan, daughter; Joanna Buchan, daughter.3
She married William Pirie at Bon Accord Hotel, Market street, Aberdeen, Scotland, on 17 December 1903.4 As of 17 December 1903, her married name was Joan Duthie Pirie. She was the informant for Helen Wood Pirie's birth at 444 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 1 October 1910.5,6
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1911 census at 444 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: William Pirie, head; Johann Pirie, wife; Elizabeth Pirie, daughter; Mary Stella Pirie, daughter; Hellen W. Pirie, daughter; Elizabeth Pirie, sister.7
Joan died on 12 February 1973 at 10 Seafield Street, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 91.6 Her body was interred on 14 February 1973 at Portknockie, Moray, Scotland, at Lair No. 1539, Hillhead cemetery.8

Children of Joan Duthie Buchan and William Pirie

Citations

  1. [S98] Joan Duthie Buchan, Register of Births in the District of Inverallochy in the County of Aberdeen, "Joan Duthie Buchan, 1881, March Twenty-Third 3h 0m A.M. at 21 Shore Street, Inverallochy, Female. Father: William Buchan, Fisherman. Mother: Elizabeth Buchan M. S. Stephen, married 1876 February 3rd at Rathen. Informant: William Buchan, father (present). Registered: 1881, April 4th at Inverallochy, Geo. Mathieson, Registrar."
  2. [S639] 1881, Scottish Census, "Joan Buchan, daughter, male, age 1m, born in Rathen, Aberdeen, resident at 21 Shore Street."
  3. [S641] 1891, Scottish Census, "Joanna Buchan, daughter, unmarried, female, age 10, born in Inverallochy, Aberdeenshire, scholar, resident at 15 Almanythie Road."
  4. [S100] William Pirie to Joan Duthie Buchan, Statutory Register of Marriages, "1903 on the Seventeenth of December at Bonaccord Hotel, Market Street, Aberdeen, after Banns according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland. William Pirie, fisherman (bachelor), 23 years, resident at 428 Portknockie, Rathven, Father: John Pirie, fisherman, Mother: Elizabeth Pirie M.S. Ritchie (deceased). Joan Buchan, domestic servant (spinster), 22 years, resident at 12 Almanythie Road, Peterhead, Aberdeen, Father: William Buchan, fisherman, Mother: Elizabeth Buchan M.S Strachan (deceased). Minister: James McIntyre, Minister of Seafield. Alexander Pirie, witness. Alexander Duthie, witness. Registered: 1903 December 17th at Aberdeen, W A Ellis Assistant Registrar."
  5. [S3036] Helen Wood Pirie, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Helen Wood Pirie, 1910, October First 5h 45m P.M. at 444 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: William Pirie, Fisherman. Mother: Joan Pirie M. S. Buchan, married 1903 December 17th in Aberdeen. Informant: Joan Pirie, Mother. Registered: 1910, October 18th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  6. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  7. [S4053] 1911, Scottish Census, "Johann Pirie, wife, female, age 31, married, duration of marriage 7 years, children born alive 3, children still living 3, born in Aberdeen, Inverallochy, resident at 444 Portknockie."
  8. [S106] Joan Duthie Pirie, Lair Record, "Lairs 1537 and 1539 purchased by William Pirie, Fisherman of Portknockie, on 05/10/1912. Lair 1539, Name: Joan D Pirie, Profession: Housewife, Relationship: Wife, Age: 91, Interred: 14/02/1973". There is no monument to Joan Duthie Pirie.