Andrew Mercer, 1756

Name
Andrew /Mercer/
Given names
Andrew
Surname
Mercer
Birth 1756 33 27

Baptism April 4, 1756 33 27 (aged 0)
Occupation
Weaver

Note: 1804 and 1809
Death of a fatherJames Mercer

Death of a motherJanet Tod

BAPT April 4, 1756 (aged 0)
Birth of a sisterJanet Mercer
1758 (aged 2 years)

Baptism of a sisterJanet Mercer
November 12, 1758 (aged 2 years)
Note: Text of entry: James Mercer weaver in Easter Kennoway & Janet Tod his spouse had a child baptised before the congregation and called Janet (Can't see the word Janet, but that’s what the index says the name is.)
Birth of a sisterMary Mercer
about 1762 (aged 6 years)

Baptism of a sisterMary Mercer
October 31, 1762 (aged 6 years)
Note: Text of entry: James Mercer weaver in Easter Kennoway & Janet Tod his spouse had a child baptised before the congregation called Mary
Birth of a sisterAnn Mercer
about 1766 (aged 10 years)

Baptism of a sisterAnn Mercer
May 25, 1766 (aged 10 years)
Note: Text of entry: James Mercer weaver in Easter Kennoway & Janet Tod his spouse had a child baptised before the congregation called Ann
MarriageCatherine MartinView this family
May 12, 1799 (aged 43 years)
Birth of a daughterAnn Mercer
March 30, 1800 (aged 44 years)

Baptism of a daughterAnn Mercer
March 30, 1800 (aged 44 years)
Birth of a sonJames Mercer
January 30, 1802 (aged 46 years)
Birth of a sonWilliam Mercer
January 30, 1802 (aged 46 years)
Baptism of a sonWilliam Mercer
January 30, 1802 (aged 46 years)
Note: Text of entry: Andrew Mercer & Catherine Martin his spouse had twins born on the 30th of Jan’y and baptised James & William
Baptism of a sonJames Mercer
February 7, 1802 (aged 46 years)
ResidenceCatherine MartinView this family
1804 (aged 48 years)

Address: Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
Birth of a daughterJanet Mercer
about 1804 (aged 48 years)

Baptism of a daughterJanet Mercer
December 9, 1804 (aged 48 years)
Note: Text of entry: Andrew Mercer weaver in Kennoway & Catherine Martin his spouse had a daughter baptised Janet
Birth of a sonWilliam Mercer
March 7, 1807 (aged 51 years)
Baptism of a sonWilliam Mercer
March 12, 1807 (aged 51 years)
Note: Text of entry: Andrew Mercer & Catherine Martin his spouse had a son born 7th bapt William
ResidenceCatherine MartinView this family
1809 (aged 53 years)
Birth of a daughterChristian Mercer
about 1809 (aged 53 years)

Baptism of a daughterChristian Mercer
July 9, 1809 (aged 53 years)
Note: Text of entry: Andrew Mercer weaver in E. Kennoway & Catherine Martin his spouse had a daughter baptised Christian
Marriage of a childJames MercerIsobel BurgessView this family
January 8, 1825 (aged 69 years)
Birth of a grandsonAndrew Mercer
April 9, 1825 (aged 69 years)
Baptism of a grandsonAndrew Mercer
May 8, 1825 (aged 69 years)
Birth of a grandsonAlexander Mercer
April 1, 1827 (aged 71 years)
Baptism of a grandsonAlexander Mercer
April 1827 (aged 71 years)
Note: Baptised by the Rev Patrick Wright
Birth of a grandsonWilliam Mercer
August 20, 1830 (aged 74 years)
Note: In the parish register entry the name Andrew has been written, then crossed out and replaced with William.
Birth of a grandsonJames Mercer
May 21, 1833 (aged 77 years)
Note: Old Parish Register Details

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

Baptism of a grandsonJames Mercer
May 26, 1833 (aged 77 years)
Death of a sonJames Mercer
1844 (aged 88 years)

Marriage of a grandsonAndrew MercerAgnes DunsyreView this family
March 6, 1846 (aged 90 years)
Marriage of a grandsonWilliam MercerAgnes MartinView this family
March 3, 1851 (aged 95 years)
Shared note: Marriage Details.

Marriage Details.

The Old Parish Register for Kennoway, Fife gives the marriage date and location as 3rd March 1851 Methil. Daughter Isabella's birth certificate gives the date and place as "March 1851 Leven."

Marriage of a grandsonJames MercerJane HossackView this family
January 14, 1861 (aged 105 years)
Note: Marriage Certificate Details

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
Death
Yes

Family with parents
father
1722
Birth: November 18, 1722Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
Death:
mother
1728
Birth: September 1728 22 18Dysart, Fife, Scotland
Death:
Marriage
Marriage: May 1752Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
20 months
elder sister
1753
Birth: 1753 30 24
Death:
4 years
himself
1756
Birth: 1756 33 27
Death:
3 years
younger sister
1758
Birth: 1758 35 29
Death:
5 years
younger sister
1762
Birth: about 1762 39 33
Death:
5 years
younger sister
1766
Birth: about 1766 43 37
Death:
Family with Catherine Martin
himself
1756
Birth: 1756 33 27
Death:
wife
Marriage
Marriage: May 12, 1799Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
11 months
daughter
1800
Birth: March 30, 1800 44
Death:
22 months
son
18021844
Birth: January 30, 1802 46Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
Death: 1844
0 months
son
1802
Birth: January 30, 1802 46Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
Death:
3 years
daughter
1804
Birth: about 1804 48
Death:
3 years
son
1807
Birth: March 7, 1807 51Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
Death:
3 years
daughter
1809
Birth: about 1809 53
Death:
Occupation

1804 and 1809

Note

Mortcloth entries - Kennoway: 1828 Dec 8 Janet Mercer - 5 - 1830 Dec 9 Christian Mercer 1833 Feb 19 Ann Mercer burial rates reduced on 4 March 1835 1837 Aug 30 William Mercer - 2 6 1844 Jul 23 James Mercer, Easter Kennoway