Robert MercerAge: 79 years18551935

Name
Robert Mercer
Given names
Robert
Surname
Mercer
Birth October 26, 1855 25 29
Birth of a brotherWilliam Mercer
September 26, 1857 (Age 23 months)
Death of a brotherWilliam Mercer
estimated 1858 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a brotherAlexander Mercer
May 30, 1859 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Mercer
March 27, 1862 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterIsabella Burgess Mercer
July 16, 186419:00 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterStewart Mercer
November 26, 1867 (Age 12 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherIsobel “Isabella” Burgess
January 10, 187522:00 (Age 19 years)
MarriageMargaret Rattray CowanView this family
December 29, 1876 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Elizabeth Penman Mercer
1877 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#2
William Mercer
September 27, 1879 (Age 23 years)

Death of a motherAgnes Martin
July 5, 1880 (Age 24 years)
Census April 3, 1881 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Robert Cowan Mercer
March 19, 1882 (Age 26 years)

Birth of a daughter
#4
Agnes Martin Mercer
March 24, 1884 (Age 28 years)

Birth of a son
#5
Joseph Cowan Mercer
April 10, 1886 (Age 30 years)

Birth of a daughter
#6
Janet Cowan Mercer
March 27, 1888 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Margaret Cowan Mercer
April 29, 1890 (Age 34 years)

Death of a fatherWilliam Mercer
November 15, 1892 (Age 37 years)
Cause: Cardiac disease - 2 years
Birth of a son
#8
James Mercer
June 26, 1895 (Age 39 years)
Death of a wifeMargaret Rattray Cowan
March 19, 1900 (Age 44 years)
MarriageAgnes Campbell or HuttonView this family
1905 (Age 49 years)

Census April 2, 1911 (Age 55 years)
Death of a sisterIsabella Burgess Mercer
April 18, 1925 (Age 69 years)
Death of a sonRobert Cowan Mercer
September 15, 1934 (Age 78 years)

Death January 13, 1935 (Age 79 years)
Cause of death: Apoplexy
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: March 3, 1851Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
10 months
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
3 years
himself
23 months
younger brother
20 months
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Family with Margaret Rattray Cowan - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 29, 1876Cowdenbeath, Beath, Fife, Scotland
1 year
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
son
2 years
daughter
2 years
son
2 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
5 years
son
Family with Agnes Campbell or Hutton - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 1905

Census
1881 Scottish Census - Robert Mercer and Margaret Rattray Cowan household Address: Irelands Row, Beath .start_formatted_area. .b.Name|.b.Relation|.b.MC|.b.Age|.b.Sex|.b.Occupation|.b.Birthplace| Robert Mercer|Head|S|24|M|Coal Miner|Fife, Cowdenbeath| Margaret Mercer|wife|S|23|F||Fife, Kirkaldy| Elizabeth Mercer|daughter|S|2|F||Fife, Buckhaven| William Mercer|son|S|1|M||Fife, Beath| .end_formatted_area. Note: Four houses in this small street contained Mercers. They included three Mercer-Cowan families: William Mercer and Agnes Martin Joseph Cowan and Agnes Mercer Robert Mercer and Margaret Cowan Alexander Mercer and Janet Cowan
Census
1911 Scottish Census - Robert Mercer and Agnes Campbell or Hutton household .start_formatted_area. .b.Name|.b.Relation|.b.MC|.b.Age|.b.Sex|.b.YrsM|.b.ChB|.b.ChL|.b.Occupation|.b.Industry|.b.Employ|.b.WH|.b.Birthplace|.b.Infirm Robert Mercer|Head|M|56|M||||Coal Miner Hewer||Worker||Fife, Beath| Agnes Mercer|Wife|M|54|F|6|-|-|||||Fife, Dairsie| Janet Mercer|Daughter|S|22|F||||||||Fife, Buckhaven| James Mercer|Son|S|15|M||||Coal Miner Drawer||Worker||Fife, Markinch| James Hutton|Step Son|S|20|M||||Coal Miner Drawer||Worker||Fife, Kennoway| William Hossack|Boarder|S|49|M||||||||Edinburgh|Lunatic .end_formatted_area. Rooms with one or more Window: 3 Number of Persons in House: 6