Alexander Mercer, 18541934 (aged 80 years)

Name
Alexander /Mercer/
Given names
Alexander
Surname
Mercer
Birth October 4, 1854 29 35
Occupation
Coal Miner

Birth of a brotherAndrew Mercer
October 29, 1856 (aged 2 years)
Birth of a sisterAnn Mercer
February 6, 1859 (aged 4 years)
Census April 7, 1861 (aged 6 years)
Address: 69 Muirhouses

1861 Scottish Census - Andrew Mercer and Agnes Dunsyre household Parish 410 Auchterderran, Book 006, Page 037 Address: 69 Muirhouses Number people Blind, Deaf or Dumb 0 Number children at school 3 Number rooms with one or more windows 2

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Andrew Mercer Head M 36 M Coal Miner Fife, Kennoway
Agnes Mercer Wife M 40 F Fife, Wemyss
James Mercer Son S 18 M Coal Drawer Fife, Wemyss
Isobella Mercer Daughter S 16 F Factory Worker Fife, Methil
William Mercer Son S 14 M Coal Drawer Fife, Methil
Janet Mercer Daughter S 10 F Scholar Fife, Kennoway
Mary Mercer Daughter S 8 F Scholar Fife, Kennoway
Alexander Mercer Son S 6 M Scholar Fife, Beath
Andrew Mercer Son S 4 M Fife, Auchterderran
Ann Mercer Daughter S 2 F Fife, Auchterderran
Birth of a brotherGeorge Brown Mercer
June 1, 1861 (aged 6 years)
Birth of a sisterAgnes Mercer
May 16, 1863 (aged 8 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn Mercer
May 6, 1865 (aged 10 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherIsobel Burgess
January 10, 187522:00 (aged 20 years)
Death of a fatherAndrew Mercer
June 22, 1878 (aged 23 years)
Cause: Neuralgia and immediate cause of death supposed heart disease - 8 days
Death of a sisterIsobella Mercer
November 26, 1878 (aged 24 years)
Cause: (Supposed) Consumption six months.
MarriageJanet CowanView this family
April 18, 1879 (aged 24 years)

Census April 3, 1881 (aged 26 years)
Address: 5 Irelands Row

1881 Scottish Census - Alexander Mercer - Household FHL Film 0203517 GRO Ref Volume 410 EnumDist 5 Page 12 410 Beath Address: 5 Irelands Row

Irelands Row - four houses in this small street contained Mercers. William Mercer living at number 2 had his married daughter Agnes Cowan née Mercer next door at number 1 and his son Robert at number 6. Alexander Mercer who was at number 5 was William's nephew.

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Alexander Mercer Head M 26 M Coal Miner Fife, Beath
Janet Mercer wife M 25 F Fife, Crossgates
Andrew Mercer son S 1m M Fife, Beath
Death of a motherAgnes Dunsyre
October 10, 1887 (aged 33 years)
Death of a brotherJames Mercer
January 12, 1908 (aged 53 years)
Cause: Cerebral haemmorhage
Note: Informant: David Mercer, son, 42 Linthouse Road, Govan, Scotland
Death December 9, 19344:15 AM (aged 80 years)
Address: Craig Roineach, Kennoway Road, Windygates
Cause of death: Apoplexy Myocarditis
Burial
Family with parents
father
18251878
Birth: April 9, 1825 23 28Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
Death: June 22, 1878Methilhill, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
mother
18191887
Birth: 1819
Death: October 10, 1887Buckhaven, Fife, Scotland
Marriage
Marriage: March 6, 1846Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
-5 years
elder brother
18411908
Birth: February 20, 1841 15 22Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
Death: January 12, 1908Kennoway Road, Windygates, Fife, Scotland
4 years
elder sister
18451878
Birth: April 5, 1845 19 26Methil, Fife, Scotland
Death: November 26, 1878Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
12 months
elder brother
1846
Birth: April 10, 1846 21 27Beath, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
Death:
5 years
elder sister
1850
Birth: 1850 24 31Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
Death:
4 years
elder sister
1853
Birth: 1853 27 34
Death:
21 months
himself
18541934
Birth: October 4, 1854 29 35Beath, Fife, Scotland
Death: December 9, 1934Windygates, Fife, Scotland
2 years
younger brother
1856
Birth: October 29, 1856 31 37Graingersquare, Lochgelly, Fife, Scotland
Death:
2 years
younger sister
1859
Birth: February 6, 1859 33 40Graingersquare, Lochgelly, Fife, Scotland
Death:
2 years
younger brother
18611951
Birth: June 1, 1861 36 42Muirhouses, Lochgelly, Fife, Scotland
Death: 1951
2 years
younger sister
1863
Birth: May 16, 1863 38 44Muirhouses, Lochgelly, Fife, Scotland
Death:
2 years
younger brother
1865
Birth: May 6, 1865 40 46Muirhouses, Lochgelly, Fife, Scotland
Death:
Family with Janet Cowan
himself
18541934
Birth: October 4, 1854 29 35Beath, Fife, Scotland
Death: December 9, 1934Windygates, Fife, Scotland
wife
Marriage
Marriage: April 18, 1879
son
son
daughter
daughter
son
CensusView

1861 Scottish Census - Andrew Mercer and Agnes Dunsyre household Parish 410 Auchterderran, Book 006, Page 037 Address: 69 Muirhouses Number people Blind, Deaf or Dumb 0 Number children at school 3 Number rooms with one or more windows 2

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Andrew Mercer Head M 36 M Coal Miner Fife, Kennoway
Agnes Mercer Wife M 40 F Fife, Wemyss
James Mercer Son S 18 M Coal Drawer Fife, Wemyss
Isobella Mercer Daughter S 16 F Factory Worker Fife, Methil
William Mercer Son S 14 M Coal Drawer Fife, Methil
Janet Mercer Daughter S 10 F Scholar Fife, Kennoway
Mary Mercer Daughter S 8 F Scholar Fife, Kennoway
Alexander Mercer Son S 6 M Scholar Fife, Beath
Andrew Mercer Son S 4 M Fife, Auchterderran
Ann Mercer Daughter S 2 F Fife, Auchterderran
CensusView

1881 Scottish Census - Alexander Mercer - Household FHL Film 0203517 GRO Ref Volume 410 EnumDist 5 Page 12 410 Beath Address: 5 Irelands Row

Irelands Row - four houses in this small street contained Mercers. William Mercer living at number 2 had his married daughter Agnes Cowan née Mercer next door at number 1 and his son Robert at number 6. Alexander Mercer who was at number 5 was William's nephew.

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Alexander Mercer Head M 26 M Coal Miner Fife, Beath
Janet Mercer wife M 25 F Fife, Crossgates
Andrew Mercer son S 1m M Fife, Beath