John Harper

M, #9262, b. 1885
     John Harper was born in 1885 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of John Harper and Margaret Sclater.
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1891 census at 269 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Harper, head; Margaret Harper, wife; John Harper, son; Mary Ann (sic) Harper, daughter; Margaret Harper, daughter.2
John Harper was a fisherman.
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1901 census at 146 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Harper, head; Hellen Harper, wife; John Harper, son; Mary J. Harper, daughter; Maggie A. Harper, daughter; Hellen Harper, daughter.3

Citations

  1. [S8318] John Harper, ScotlandsPeople search, Statutory Register of Births, Registration District of Seafield, Surname: Harper. Forename: John. Gender: Male. Year: 1885. Ref: 167/ 63. Registration District Name: Seafield.
  2. [S8317] 1891, Scottish census, "John Harper, son, male, age 5, born in Rathven, Banffshire, scholar, resident at 269 Portknockie."
  3. [S8328] 1901, Scottish Census, "John Harper, son, male, age 15, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, fisherman, worker, resident at 146 Portknockie."