Margaret Sutherland

F, #8358, b. circa 1830
     Margaret Sutherland was born circa 1830 at Banffshire, Scotland. She was the daughter of Jean Pirie.
She was listed as a member of the household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Jane Pirie, 45; Margt Sutherland, 11.1
She was the informant for, and present at, Jean Pirie's death at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 24 February 1856.2,3


  1. [S7127] 1841, Scottish Census, "Margt Sutherland, female, age 11, born in county, resident in Portknockie."
  2. [S7126] Jean Pirie, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Pirie Jane, Single, Pauper, Formerly a Domestic Servant, died 1856, February Twenty fourth 9h 0m A.M. at Portknockie, District of Seafield, Female, 63 years. Father: Alexander Pirie, Fisherman, Deceased, Mother: Margaret Pirie, Maiden Name MacCulloch, Deceased. Cause of death: Chronic Bronchitis, Abscefs in Parotid Gland of left side, From 18th Jan. 1856, as certified by Hugh Sharp Surgeon who saw deceased 17th February. Burial: Old Churchyard Cullen, as certified by Alex. Anderson, Sexton. Informant: Margaret Sutherland, Her X Mark, Daughter, Present, Alexander Fraser Registrar Witnefs. Registered: 1856, February 29th at Portknockie, Alexander Fraser, Registrar."
  3. [S6014] Keith Innes, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Keith Innes of Moffat, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.