Alexander Mercer1859

Alexander Mercer
Given names
Birth May 30, 1859 28 33
Census April 7, 1861 (Age 22 months)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Mercer
March 27, 1862 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterIsabella Burgess Mercer
July 16, 186419:00 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a sisterStewart Mercer
November 26, 1867 (Age 8 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherIsobel “Isabella” Burgess
January 10, 187522:00 (Age 15 years)
MarriageChristina WilliamsonView this family
February 22, 1878 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a son
William Mercer
1878 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a daughter
Alexandrina Mercer
1879 (Age 19 years)
Death of a motherAgnes Martin
July 5, 1880 (Age 21 years)
Census April 3, 1881 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
Agnes Martin Mercer
1883 (Age 23 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Mercer
November 15, 1892 (Age 33 years)
Cause: Cardiac disease - 2 years
Marriage of a childJohn DoigAgnes Martin MercerView this family
1909 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a grandson
Anderson Doig
October 19, 1920 (Age 61 years)

Death of a sisterIsabella Burgess Mercer
April 18, 1925 (Age 65 years)
Death of a brotherRobert Mercer
January 13, 1935 (Age 75 years)
Cause: Apoplexy

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: March 3, 1851Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
10 months
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
23 months
elder brother
20 months
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Family with Christina Williamson - View this family
Marriage: February 22, 1878Methil, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
10 months
2 years
5 years

Census1861 Scottish Census - William Mercer and Agnes Cairns household

William MercerHeadM30MLabourerFife, Kennoway
Agnes MercerWifeM31FFife, Wemyss
Agnes MercerDaughterS10FScholarFife, Wemyss
James MercerSonS8MScholarFife, Kennoway
Alexander MercerSonS2MFife, Kennoway

Number people Blind, Deaf or Dumb: 0 Number children at school: 2 Number rooms with one or more windows: 1

Marriage Certificate Details Marriage in the District of Buckhaven in the County of Fife When, Where and How Married: 22/02/1878 at Methil, Wemyss after Banns according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland Groom: Alexander Mercer, Coalminer (Bachelor) Age: 18 Usual Residence: Methilhill, Wemyss Father: William Mercer, Coalminer Mother: Agnes Mercer. MS Martin Bride: Christina Williamson, Mill Worker (Spinster) Age: 18 Usual Residence: Innerleven, Markinch Father: John Williamson, Carter Mother: Lexy Williamson, MS Brodie Officiating Minister: Thomas Morison, Minister of Methil Witness: William Mercer Witness: Allison Lawrie Registered: 25/02/1878 at Buckhaven
Census1881 Scottish Census - Alexander Mercer and Christina Williamson household

Alexander MercerHeadS22MCoal MinerFife, Kennoway
Christina MercerWifeS21FFife, Markinch
William MercerSonS2MFife, Markinch
Alexandrina MercerDaughterS1FFife, Beath