George Pirie

M, #6639, b. 20 May 1850
     George Pirie was born on 20 May 1850 at Fordyce, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of John Pirie and Ann Murray. George Pirie was baptized in June 1850 at Parish of Fordyce, Banffshire, Scotland.1
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1851 census at Seatown, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Pirrie, head; Ann Murray, wife; Jane Pirrie, daughter; Ann Pirrie, daughter; Margt Pirrie, daughter; Mary Pirrie, daughter; George Pirrie, son.2

He was listed as head of household's son in the 1861 census at Seatown, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Pirrie, 48; Ann Pirrie, 46; Mary Pirrie, 17; George Pirrie, 12; William Pirrie, 9; James Pirrie, 6.3
He was a fisherman.
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1871 census at 17 Seatown, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Pirie, head; Ann Pirie, wife; George Pirie, son; James Pirie, son; Mary Pirie, daughter; Jean Pirie, servant; Margaret Milne, grand daughter; Margaret Milne, visitor.4
He married Helen Hogg at 23 Shore Street, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland, on 17 September 1875.5 He was the informant for, and present at, Mary Hogg Pirie's birth at Shore Street, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland, on 10 April 1882.6
He was listed as head of household in the 1891 census at Shore Street, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Pirie, head; Helen Pirie, wife; Ann Pirie, daughter; Robert Pirie, son; George Pirie, son; John Pirie, son; William James Pirie, son; - Pirie, daughter.7
He was the informant for, and present at, John Pirie's death at Schoolhendry Street, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland, on 8 December 1893.8

Children of George Pirie and Helen Hogg

Citations

  1. [S5319] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "George Pirie, male. Birth: 20 MAY 1850. Christening: JUN 1850 Fordyce, Banff, Scotland. Father: John Pirie. Mother: Ann Murray."
  2. [S5323] 1851, Scottish Census, "George Pirrie, son, unmarried, male, age 2, born in Fordyce, Banffshire, resident in Seatown, Portsoy."
  3. [S5324] 1861, Scottish Census, "George Pirrie, unmarried, male, age 12, born in Fordyce, Banffshire, resident at Seatown, Portsoy."
  4. [S5325] 1871, Scottish Census, "George Pirie, son, unmarried, male, age 22, born in Fordyce, Banffshire, fisherman, resident at 17 Seatown, Portsoy."
  5. [S6895] George Pirie to Helen Hogg, Marriage entry, "1875 on the Seventeenth day of September at 23 Shore Street, Portsoy. After Banns according to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland. George Pirie, Fisherman (Bachelor), age 26, usual residence Shore Street, Portsoy, parents John Pirie Fisherman and Ann Pirie M.S. Murray. Hellen Hogg, Domestic Servant (Spinster), age 23, usual residence Shore Street, Portsoy, parents Robert Hogg Fisherman and Ann Hogg M.S. Runcie. A.M. Gibson, Minr of Portsoy. James Wood (Doo) Witness. George Wood Witness. Registered 1875 September 18th at Portsoy, Jas. Kissach Registrar."
  6. [S6909] Mary Hogg Pirie, Register of Births in the District of Portsoy in the County of Banff, "Mary Hogg Pirie, 1882, April Tenth 8h 30m P.M. at Shore Street, Portsoy, Female. Father: George Pirie Fisherman. Mother: Helen Pirie M.S. Hogg, married 1875 September 17th in Portsoy. Informant: George Pirie, Father, Present. Registered: 1882, April 24th at Portsoy, Jas Kissach, Registrar."
  7. [S6902] 1891, Scottish Census, "George Pirie, head, married, male, age 40, born in Banffshire, Portsoy, fisherman, working on own account, resident at Shore Street, has 2 rooms with one or more windows."
  8. [S5330] John Pirie, Register of Deaths in the District of Portsoy in the County of Banff, "John Pirie, Pauper, Formerly Fisherman, Widower of Annie Murray, died 1893, December Eighth 1h 30m P.M. at School Hendry Street, Portsoy, Male, 80 years, Father: George Pirie Fisherman (Deceased), Mother: Jane Pirie M.S. Wilson (Deceased), Cause of death: Debility of Age, Bronchitis 2 Years, as Certified by Wm. L. Stewart M.D. C.M., Informant: George Pirie, Son, Present, Shore Street, Portsoy, Registered: 1893, December 9th at Portsoy, James Innes Registrar."