George Brown MercerAge: 89 years18611951

George Brown Mercer
Given names
George Brown
Birth June 1, 1861 36 42
Birth of a sisterAgnes Mercer
May 16, 1863 (Age 23 months)
Birth of a brotherJohn Mercer
May 6, 1865 (Age 3 years)
Census April 2, 1871 (Age 9 years)
Address: West Wemyss
Death of a paternal grandmotherIsobel “Isabella” Burgess
January 10, 187522:00 (Age 13 years)
Death of a fatherAndrew Mercer
June 22, 1878 (Age 17 years)
Cause: Neuralgia and immediate cause of death supposed heart disease - 8 days
Death of a sisterIsobella Mercer
November 26, 1878 (Age 17 years)
Cause: (Supposed) Consumption six months.
MarriageJanet Barclay KilgourView this family
January 3, 1881 (Age 19 years)
Census April 3, 1881 (Age 19 years)
Address: 4 Broomie Knowe
Birth of a son
Second Lieutenant Andrew Mercer
May 24, 1881 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a daughter
Janet Barclay Mercer
July 15, 1883 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
George Kilgour Barclay Brown Mercer
November 19, 1885 (Age 24 years)
Death of a motherAgnes Dunsyre
October 10, 1887 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
Henry Kilgour “Harry” Mercer
January 5, 1888 (Age 26 years)
Census April 5, 1891 (Age 29 years)
Address: 17a Castle Street, Cupar
Birth of a daughter
Agnes Dunsire Mercer
April 9, 1892 (Age 30 years)
Census March 31, 1901 (Age 39 years)
Address: Torryburn
Birth of a daughter
Christina Douglas Mercer
April 27, 1903 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
Janet Edith Mercer
1908 (Age 46 years)
Death of a brotherJames Mercer
January 12, 1908 (Age 46 years)
Cause: Cerebral haemmorhage
Note: Informant: David Mercer, son, 42 Linthouse Road, Govan, Scotland
Birth of a granddaughter
Emily May Mercer
June 22, 1910 (Age 49 years)
Census April 2, 1911 (Age 49 years)
Address: Townhill Rd, 13 Gardners Land
Marriage of a childHenry Kilgour “Harry” MercerAnnie D. RossView this family
August 30, 1913 (Age 52 years)

Death of a sonSecond Lieutenant Andrew Mercer
October 22, 1915 (Age 54 years)

Note: Wounded in action at Hohenzollern Redoubt, Battle of Loos 13/Oct/1915. Died of wounds at le Touquet, 22/Oct/1915.
Birth of a granddaughter
Agnes Flora “Nessie” Cameron
1919 (Age 57 years)

Marriage of a childRobert GraphamChristina Douglas MercerView this family
February 5, 1921 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
Edna Frances Cameron
September 26, 1922 (Age 61 years)
Death of a granddaughterJanet Elizabeth “Beth” Cameron
April 10, 1925 (Age 63 years)

Death of a grandsonWilliam Kenneth “Kenny” Cameron
April 10, 1925 (Age 63 years)

Death of a wifeJanet Barclay Kilgour
1933 (Age 71 years)

Death of a brotherAlexander Mercer
December 9, 19344:15 AM (Age 73 years)
Address: Craig Roineach, Kennoway Road, Windygates
Cause: Apoplexy Myocarditis
Death of a daughterAgnes Dunsire Mercer
July 15, 1940 (Age 79 years)
Death 1951 (Age 89 years)

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: March 6, 1846Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
-5 years
elder brother
James Mercer
Birth: February 20, 1841 15 22Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
Death: January 12, 1908Kennoway Road, Windygates, Fife, Scotland
4 years
elder sister
1 year
elder brother
5 years
elder sister
4 years
elder sister
21 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
2 years
23 months
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
Family with Janet Barclay Kilgour - View this family
Marriage: January 3, 1881Bleachfield, Leven, Fife, Scotland
5 months
2 years
2 years
2 years
4 years
11 years

Census1871 Scottish Census - Andrew Mercer and Agnes Dunsyre household

459 Wemyss, Book 001, page 020 Address: West Wemyss Number people Blind, Deaf or Dumb 0 Number children at school 2 Number rooms with one or more windows 2

Andrew MercerHeadM45MPit CarpenterFife, Kennoway
Agnes MercerwifeM53FFife, Wemyss
Stephen PeggieLodgerM21MCoal LabourerFife, Wemyss
Janet PeggieLodgerM20FFife, Kennoway
Andrew MercersonS14MCoal DrawerFife, Auchterderran
Ann MercerdaughterS12FScholarFife, Auchterderran
George MercersonS9MScholarFife, Auchterderran
David PeggieGrandsonS8mMFife, Wemyss

Census1881 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer household

FHL Film 0203531 GRO Ref Volume 456 EnumDist 3 Page 29 Address: 4 Broomieknowe Number rooms with one or more windows 1

George B MercerHeadM19MCoal MinerFife, Lochgelly
Janet B MercerwifeM19FSpinner At Flax WorkFife, Leven

Census1891 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer and Janet Barclay Kilgour household

440 Cupar / Fife, Book 005, page ?, sched 51 Address: 17a Castle Street, Cupar Number rooms with one or more windows 4

George MercerHeadM29MPolice ConstableYFife, Lochgelly
Janet MercerwifeM29FFife, Scoonie
Andrew MercersonS9MScholarFife, Scoonie
Janet MercerdaughterS7FScholarFife, Scoonie
George MercersonS5MScholarFife, Wemyss
Henry MercersonS3MFife, Scoonie

Census1901 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer - Household

Torryburn, Fife, Scotland

George Brown MercerHeadM39MPolice ConstableFife, Lochgelly
Janet Barclay MercerwifeM39FP. Constable's WifeFife, Leven
Janet Barclay MercerdaughterS17FDamask LayerWorkerFife, Leven
George Kilgour MercersonS15MPainter's ApprenticeWorkerFife, Buckhaven
Henry Kilgour MercersonS13MScholarFife, Leven
Agnes Dunsire MercerdaughterS8FScholarFife, Carnock
Janet B. KilgourMother in LawW64FFife, Kennoway
Geo KilgourNephewS6MFife, Leven
Jessie KilgourNieceS4FFife, Leven

Notes: Rooms with one or more windows: 3

Census1911 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer - Household

Parish of Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland

George Brown MercerHeadM49M30---General LabourerTown CouncilWorkerFife, Lochgelly
Janet Barclay MercerwifeM49F3066-Fife, Leven
Agnes Dunsire MercerdaughterS18F----Oat Cake BakerBakery TradeWorkerFife, Carnock
Christina Douglas MercerdaughterS7F----ScholarFife, Dunfermline
George KilgourrelativeS16M----App. ChemistWorkerFife, Leven

Notes: Number of rooms with one or more windows: 3

George Brown Mercer, and Janet Kilgour emigrated to Perth, Australia sometime between 1903 (youngest child, Christina, born in Dunfermline) and 1915 (my grandma, Agnes Dunsire Mercer, married in Perth, Australia.)