Jane Buchan

F, #5845, b. 18 December 1862, d. 8 November 1885
     Jane Buchan was born on 18 December 1862 at Burnhaven, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of Andrew Buchan and Jane Buchan. They was the informant for Elspet Wood's birth at Keith Inch, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, on 13 August 1885.3,2 Jane died on 8 November 1885 at Burnhaven, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, at age 22.2

Child of Jane Buchan and William Wood


  1. [S4562] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "Jean Buchan, female. Birth: 18 DEC 1862 Peterhead, Aberdeen, Scotland. Father: Andrew Buchan. Mother: Jean Buchan."
  2. [S4427] Adam Wood, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Adam Wood of Rutherglen, Scotland.
  3. [S4561] Elspet Wood, Register of Births in the District of Peterhead in the County of Aberdeen, "Decree of Paternity, See Reg of Cor Ent, Vol III, p79, 12 October 1885. Elspet Wood (Illegitimate), 1885, August Thirteenth 1h 0m A.M. at Keith Inch, Peterhead, Female. Father: William Wood, Seaman (Merchant Service). Mother: Jane Buchan, Fisher Girl. Informant: Jane Buchan, Mother, William Wood, his X mark, Father, 14 Broad St, Peterhead, Alex. Robertfon Regr Witnefs. Registered: 1885, August 24 At Peterhead, Alex. Robertfon, Registrar."