Isabella Fordyce

F, #7431, b. circa 1821
     Isabella Fordyce was born circa 1821 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. She married Alexander Legg at Bauds, Rathven, Banffshire, Scotland, on 18 August 1842.1 As of 18 August 1842, her married name was Isabella Legg.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1881 census at 100 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Alexander Legg, head; Isabella Legg, wife; Alexander Legg, son; William Legg, son; Ann Legg, daughter; Elizabeth Gilmore, grand daughter; George Slater, servant.2

She was listed as head of household in the 1891 census at Church Street, 100 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Isabella Legge, head; Annie Legge, daughter.3

Children of Isabella Fordyce and Alexander Legg

Citations

  1. [S6360] Alexander Legg, Isabella Fordyce, Surname: Legg. Forename: Alexander. Spouse Name: Isabel Fordyce. Date: 18/08/1842. Parish Number: 150. Ref: 50 456. Parish: Cullen.
  2. [S6437] 1881, Scottish Census, "Isabella Legg, wife, married, female, age 60, born in Portknockie, Banff, farmer's wife, resident at 100 Portknockie."
  3. [S6434] 1891, Scottish Census, "Isabella Legge, head, widow, female, age 68, born in Rathven, Banffshire, farmer's widow, working on own account, resident at Church Street, No 100 Portknockie, has 5 rooms with one or more windows."