Catherine Pirie

F, #2767, b. 5 September 1843, d. 2 April 1906
     Catherine Pirie was born on 5 September 1843 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of James Pirie and Helen Sclater. Catherine Pirie was baptized on 23 September 1843 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1
She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1851 census at 40 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Pirie, head; Helen Pirie, wife; James Pirie, son; George Pirie, son; John Pirie, son; William Pirie, son; Alexander Pirie, son; Catharine Pirie, daughter; Margret Pirie, daughter.2

She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1861 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Pirrie, 56; James Pirrie, 27; John Pirrie, 23; William Pirrie, 20; Caithren Pirrie, 16; Margret Pirrie, 13.3
She married Joseph Falconer at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 27 March 1869.4 As of 27 March 1869, her married name was Catherine Falconer.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1871 census at 8 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Joseph Falconer, head; Catherine Falconer, wife; Margaret Falconer, daughter.5

She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1881 census at 51 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Joseph Falconer, head; Cath Falconer, wife; Maggie Falconer, daughter; Ellen Falconer, daughter; Cath Falconer, daughter; John Falconer, son; James Pirie, brother-in-law; William Pirie, brother-in-law.6

She was listed as head of household in the 1891 census at New Street, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Katherine Pirie, head; Margaret Falconer, daughter; Helen Falconer, daughter; Katherine Falconer, daughter; James Pirie, brother; Alexander Innes, grandson.7

She was listed as head of household's sister in the 1901 census at 51 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Pirie, head; Catherine Falconer, sister; Catherine Falconer, niece; Alexander Innes, boarder.8
Catherine died on 2 April 1906 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 62.9

Children of Catherine Pirie and Joseph Falconer

Citations

  1. [S2119] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Catherine Pirie, female. Birth: 05 SEP 1843. Christening: 23 SEP 1843 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: James Pirie. Mother: Helen Sclater."
  2. [S3943] 1851, Scottish census, "Catharine Pirie, daughter, female, age 6, born in Banffshire Portknockie, scholar, resident at 40 Portknockie."
  3. [S5389] 1861, Scottish Census, "Caithren Pirrie, unmarried, female, age 16, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, whitefisher's daughter, resident in Portknockie."
  4. [S3360] John Falconer, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by John Falconer of Buckie, Moray, Scotland.
  5. [S5420] 1871, Scottish Census, "Catherine Falconer, wife, married, female, age 28, born in Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, resident at 8 Portknockie."
  6. [S5419] 1881, Scottish Census, "Cath Falconer, wife, married, female, age 35, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, resident at 51 Portknockie."
  7. [S5897] 1891, Scottish Census, "Katherine Pirie, head, widow, female, age 45, born in Banffshire, fisherwoman, resident at New Street, Portknockie."
  8. [S5388] 1901, Scottish Census, "Catherine Falconer, sister, widow, female, age 56, born in Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, fish worker, resident at 51 Portknockie."
  9. [S6848] Catherine Falconer née Pirie, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Catherine Falconer (Widow of Joseph Falconer Fisherman), died 1906, April Second 6h 0m P.M. at Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female, 62 years, Father: James Pirie Fisherman (Deceased), Mother: Helen Pirie M.S. Slater (Deceased), Cause of death: Influenza 7 days, Enteritis, As Cert. by J. Geddes Pirie M.B. C.M., Informant: David Wood, Son-in-law, 36 Portknockie, Registered: 1906, April 3d at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre Registrar."