John Bruce

M, #7768, b. 15 August 1828
     John Bruce was born on 15 August 1828 at Parish of Rathven, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of George Bruce and Janet Bruce.
He was listed as a member of the household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Bruce, 45; Janet Bruce, 40; Janet Bruce, 20; Helen Bruce, 15; George Bruce, 14; John Bruce, 12; Jean Bruce, 10; Elizabeth Bruce, 8; Christina Bruce, 3.3


  1. [S6345] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "John Bruce, male. Birth: 15 AUG 1828 Rathven, Banff, Scotland. Father: George Bruce. Mother: Janet Bruce."
  2. [S6344] John Bruce, ScotlandsPeople search, Old Parochial Register of Baptisms, Parish of Rathven, Surname: Bruce. Forename: John. Parents: George Bruce / Janet Bruce. Gender: Male. Date: 15/08/1828. Parish Number: 164. Ref: 30 353. Parish: Rathven.
  3. [S6351] 1841, Scottish Census, "John Bruce, male, age 12, born in county, resident in Portknockie."