Isobel “Isabella” BurgessAge: 78 years17971875

Name
Isobel “Isabella” Burgess
Given names
Isobel
Nickname
Isabella
Surname
Burgess
Married name
Isobel Mercer
Birth 1797
Baptism May 21, 1797
MarriageJames MercerView this family
January 8, 1825 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Andrew Mercer
April 9, 1825 (Age 28 years)
Occupation
Linen Weaver

Baptism of a sonAndrew Mercer
May 8, 1825 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Alexander Mercer
April 1, 1827 (Age 30 years)
Baptism of a sonAlexander Mercer
April 1827 (Age 30 years)
Note: Baptised by the Rev Patrick Wright
Birth of a son
#3
William Mercer
August 20, 1830 (Age 33 years)
Note: In the parish register entry the name Andrew has been written, then crossed out and replaced with William.
Birth of a son
#4
James Mercer
May 21, 1833 (Age 36 years)
Note: Old Parish Register Details
Baptism of a sonJames Mercer
May 26, 1833 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1
James Mercer
February 20, 1841 (Age 44 years)
Death of a motherJean Dalrymple
1843 (Age 46 years)

Burial of a motherJean Dalrymple
February 14, 1843 (Age 46 years)
Note: OPR mortcloth entry:
Death of a husbandJames Mercer
1844 (Age 47 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Isobella Mercer
April 5, 1845 (Age 48 years)
Note: Birth entry states, "Andrew Mercer, Collier and Agnes Dunsyre had a daughter born in fornication on the 5th of April 1845 and baptised by the Rev Mr Ross, Kennoway, named Isobella Mercer."
Marriage of a childAndrew MercerAgnes DunsyreView this family
March 6, 1846 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3
William Mercer
April 10, 1846 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Janet Mercer
1850 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Agnes Mercer
about 1851 (Age 54 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam MercerAgnes MartinView this family
March 3, 1851 (Age 54 years)
Shared note: Marriage Details.
Census March 30, 1851 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Mary Mercer
1853 (Age 56 years)

Birth of a grandson
#7
James Mercer
about 1853 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8
Alexander Mercer
October 4, 1854 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a grandson
#9
Robert Mercer
October 26, 1855 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a grandson
#10
Andrew Mercer
October 29, 1856 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a grandson
#11
William Mercer
September 26, 1857 (Age 60 years)
Death of a grandsonWilliam Mercer
estimated 1858 (Age 61 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Ann Mercer
February 6, 1859 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#13
Alexander Mercer
May 30, 1859 (Age 62 years)
Marriage of a childJames MercerJane HossackView this family
January 14, 1861 (Age 64 years)
Note: Marriage Certificate Details
Census April 7, 1861 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a grandson
#14
George Brown Mercer
June 1, 1861 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#15
Bonallo Elizabeth Mercer
December 10, 1861 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a grandson
#16
William Mercer
March 27, 1862 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#17
Agnes Mercer
May 16, 1863 (Age 66 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#18
Isabella Burgess Mercer
July 16, 186419:00 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#19
John Mercer
May 6, 1865 (Age 68 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#20
Stewart Mercer
November 26, 1867 (Age 70 years)
Marriage of a grandchildJoseph CowanAgnes MercerView this family
December 31, 1869 (Age 72 years)
Marriage of a grandchildStephen PeggieJanet MercerView this family
May 27, 1870 (Age 73 years)
Census April 2, 1871 (Age 74 years)
Marriage of a grandchildJames MercerCatherine HunterView this family
April 10, 1874 (Age 77 years)
Birth of a grandson
#21
William Mercer
November 8, 1874 (Age 77 years)
Death January 10, 187522:00 (Age 78 years)
CensusJames MercerView this family
April 3, 1881 (6 years after death)
Address: Cupar Road
Note: Alexander Mercer, living alone:
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 9, 1793Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
5 years
herself
Family with James Mercer - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: January 8, 1825Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
3 months
son
2 years
son
3 years
son
3 years
son

Census
1851 Scottish Census - Isobel Mercer née Burgess household .start_formatted_area. .b.Name|.b.Relation|.b.MC|.b.Age|.b.Sex|.b.Occupation|.b.Birthplace| Isabella Mercer|Head|U|53|F|Handloom weaver (linen)|Fife, Kennoway| Isobella Mercer|Grandaughter|U|6|F||Fife, Wemyss| James Mercer|son|S|17|U|Quarry Lab.|Fife, Kennoway| .end_formatted_area.
Census
1861 Scottish Census - Isobel Mercer née Burgess household .start_formatted_area. .b.Name|.b.Relation|.b.MC|.b.Age|.b.Sex|.b.Occupation|.b.Birthplace| Isabella Mercer|Head|Wid|61|F|Linen Weaver|Fife, Kennoway| Alexander Mercer|son|U|33|M|Railway Labourer|Fife, Kennoway| .end_formatted_area. Number people Blind, Deaf or Dumb: 0 Number children at school: 0 Number rooms with one or more windows: 2
Census
1871 Scottish Census - Isobel Mercer née Burgess household .start_formatted_area. .b.Name|.b.Relation|.b.MC|.b.Age|.b.Sex|.b.Occupation|.b.Birthplace| Isabella Mercer|Head|Wid|72|F||Fife, Kennoway| Alexander Mercer|son|U|43|M|Labourer|Fife, Kennoway| Isobella Mercer|Granddaughter|U|25|F||Fife, Methil| Isabella McCallum|GGranddaughter||2|F||Fife, Kennoway| Agnes Bennet|GGranddaughter||4m|F||Fife, Kennoway| .end_formatted_area.
Census
Alexander Mercer, living alone: Parish / District Name - 434 Kennoway Book / Enumeration District - 004 Page / sched no - 004 / 18 Address Cupar Road Nbr rooms with one or more windows - 2 Name - Relationship - Mrrd - Age - Occupation - Where born Alexander Mercer - head - Unm - 54 - Labourer - Fife, Kennoway