James Mercer1833

Name
James Mercer
Given names
James
Surname
Mercer
Birth 21 May 1833 31 36
Note: Old Parish Register Details
Baptism 26 May 1833 (Age 5 days)
Death of a maternal grandmotherJean Dalrymple
1843 (Age 9)

Death of a fatherJames Mercer
1844 (Age 10)

Census 30 March 1851 (Age 17)
MarriageJane HossackView this family
14 January 1861 (Age 27)
Note: Marriage Certificate Details
Census 7 April 1861 (Age 27)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Bonallo Elizabeth Mercer
10 December 1861 (Age 28)
Residence 10 December 1861 (Age 28)
Birth of a son
#2
William Mercer
8 November 1874 (Age 41)
Death of a motherIsobel ‘Isabella’ Burgess
10 January 187522:00 (Age 41)
Death of a brotherAndrew Mercer
22 June 1878 (Age 45)
Cause: Neuralgia and immediate cause of death supposed heart disease - 8 days
Death of a brotherWilliam Mercer
15 November 1892 (Age 59)
Cause: Cardiac disease - 2 years
Deathyes

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 8 January 1825Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
3 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
3 years
himself
Family with Jane Hossack - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 14 January 1861Links Cottages, Leven, Fife, Scotland
11 months
daughter
13 years
son

Birth
Old Parish Register Details Kennoway Parish. May 1833. Text: James Mercer and his wife Isobella Burgess had a son born on the 21st and baptised on the 26th and named James
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.
Marriage
Marriage Certificate Details - After banns according to the rites and forms of the United Presbyterian Church of Scotland - Place: Links Cottages, Leven, Fife, Scotland - Minister: John S Hyslop - Witnesses: William Wishart and Margaret Stark
Census
1861 Scottish Census - James Mercer and Jane Hossack household .start_formatted_area. .b.Name|.b.Relation|.b.MC|.b.Age|.b.Sex|.b.Occupation|.b.Birthplace| James Mercer|Head|M|26|M|Iron Moulder|Fife, Kennoway| Jane Mercer|wife|M|28|F||Fife, Kennoway| James Loney|visitor||6|M|Scholar|Fife, Kennoway| .end_formatted_area. Number people Blind, Deaf or Dumb: 0 Number children at school: 1 Number rooms with one or more windows: 2
Note
OPR 434/4 fr 930 - James Mercer and his wife Isobella Burgess had a son born on the 21st and baptised on the 26th and named James
Note
Marriage in Scotland - modern certificate Parish / District Name - Scoonie / Fife Number - 456 Entry / Frame - 3 Place and date of marriage Links Cottages, Leven date 14 Jan 1861 According to the formas and rites of after banns according to the rites and forms of the United Presbyterian Church of Scotland GROOM - name and surname James Mercer Age 25 Residence Kennoway Marital status Bachelor Occupation Iron Moulder, Journeyman Father’s name and surname James Mercer Occupation Sawyer if deceased Y Mother’s name and surname Isabella Mercer Maiden name and occupation ms Burgess if deceased N BRIDE - name and surname Jane Hossack Age 28 Residence Kennoway Marital status Spinster Occupation Milliner Father’s name and surname John Hossack Occupation Coppersmith if deceased N Mother’s name and surname Helen St? (Stourer? or Stonar?) Maiden name and occupation if deceased N Witnesses names and addresses William Wishart Margaret Stark Registration place Leven Date 16 Jan 1861 Registrar’s name Andrew Smythe RCE / other information Min John S Hyslop