William Pirie

M, #672, b. 9 September 1912, d. 29 September 1912
     William Pirie was born on 9 September 1912 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of William Pirie and Joan Duthie Buchan. William died on 29 September 1912 at 444 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.2,3 His body was interred on 1 October 1912 at Portknockie, Moray, Scotland, at Hillhead Cemetery.4


  1. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.
  2. [S3697] William Pirie, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "William Pirie (Single), died 1912, September Twenty Ninth 11h A.M. at 444 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Male, 3 weeks. Father: William Pirie Fisherman, Mother: Joan Pirie M.S. Buchan. Cause of death: Haematuria, Convulsions, as Cert. by T. MacHardy M.B.C.M. Informant: Joseph Sutherland, Undertaker, Portknockie. Registered: 1912, September 30th at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  3. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  4. [S108] William Pirie, Lair Record, "Lairs 1537 and 1539 purchased by William Pirie, Fisherman of Portknockie, on 05/10/1912. Lair 1537, Name: Wm Pirie, Relationship: Son, Age: 3 wks, Interred: 01/10/1912". There is no monument to William Pirie.