David Sclater

M, #1028, b. 27 September 1857
     David Sclater was born on 27 September 1857 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of George Sclater and Helen Mair. His family was known by the tee-name of "Hasser".
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1861 census at 213 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Slater, head; Hellen Slater, wife; John Slater, son; George Slater, son; Arthur Slater, son; William Slater, son; David Slater, son; Joseph Slater, son.2

He was listed as head of household's son in the 1871 census at 213 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Sclater, head; Cathrine Sclater, wife; George Sclater, son; Arthur Sclater, son; William Sclater, son; David Sclater, son; Joseph Sclater, son; Helen Sclater, daughter; Margaret A Sclater, daughter; Elizabeth Ritchie, step-daughter; Jane Sclater, servant.3
David Sclater was a fisherman. David Sclater was also known as David Slater.
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1881 census at 254 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Slater "Hassar", head; David Slater "Hassar", son; Joseph Slater "Hassar", son; Helen Slater "Hassar", daughter; Maggie A Slater "Hassar", daughter; Helen Goodbrand, servant.4
He married Helen Goodbrand at 254 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 22 April 1881.5

Children of David Sclater and Helen Goodbrand

Citations

  1. [S1230] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "David Sclater, male. Birth: 27 SEP 1857 Seafield, Banff, Scotland. Father: George Sclater. Mother: Helen Mair."
  2. [S724] 1861, Scottish census, "David Slater, son, male, age 3, born in Rathven, Banffshire, scholar, resident at 213 Portknockie."
  3. [S503] 1871, Scottish Census, "David Sclater, son, male, age 13, scholar, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, resident at 213 Portknockie."
  4. [S1235] 1881, Scottish Census, "David Slater "Hassar", son, male, age 23, born in Rathven, Banff, fisherman, resident at 254 Portknockie."
  5. [S4140] David Slater to Helen Goodbrand, Statutory Register of Marriages in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "1881, on the Twenty-Second day of April at 254 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), After Banns, According to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland. David Slater, Fisherman (Bachelor), 24 years, resident at 254 Portknockie, Father: George Slater, Fisherman, Mother: Helen Slater M.S. Mair (Deceased). Helen Goodbrand, Her X Mark, John B. Slater Witness, John Goodbrand Witness, General Domestic Servant (Spinster), 23 years, resident at 254 Portknockie, Father: Alexander Goodbrand, Boat Carpenter (Journeyman), Mother: Helen Goodbrand M.S Wood (Deceased). James McIntyre, Minister of Seafield. Joseph Slater Witness. David Slater Witness. Registered: 1881, April 22nd at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre Registrar."