George Brown Mercer, 18611951 (aged 89 years)

Name
George Brown /Mercer/
Given names
George Brown
Surname
Mercer
Birth June 1, 1861 36 42
Birth of a sisterAgnes Mercer
May 16, 1863 (aged 1 year)
Birth of a brotherJohn Mercer
May 6, 1865 (aged 3 years)
Census April 2, 1871 (aged 9 years)
Address: West Wemyss

1871 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

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Andrew Mercer Head M 45 M Pit Carpenter Fife, Kennoway
Agnes Mercer wife M 53 F Fife, Wemyss
Stephen Peggie Lodger M 21 M Coal Labourer Fife, Wemyss
Janet Peggie Lodger M 20 F Fife, Kennoway
Andrew Mercer son S 14 M Coal Drawer Fife, Auchterderran
Ann Mercer daughter S 12 F Scholar Fife, Auchterderran
George Mercer son S 9 M Scholar Fife, Auchterderran
David Peggie Grandson S 8m M Fife, Wemyss
Death of a paternal grandmotherIsobel Burgess
January 10, 187522:00 (aged 13 years)
Death of a fatherAndrew Mercer
June 22, 1878 (aged 17 years)
Cause: Neuralgia and immediate cause of death supposed heart disease - 8 days
Death of a sisterIsobella Mercer
November 26, 1878 (aged 17 years)
Cause: (Supposed) Consumption six months.
MarriageJanet Barclay KilgourView this family
January 3, 1881 (aged 19 years)
Census April 3, 1881 (aged 19 years)
Address: 4 Broomie Knowe

1881 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

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
George B Mercer Head M 19 M Coal Miner Fife, Lochgelly
Janet B Mercer wife M 19 F Spinner At Flax Work Fife, Leven
Birth of a sonSecond Lieutenant Andrew Mercer
May 24, 1881 (aged 19 years)
Birth of a daughterJanet Barclay Mercer
July 15, 1883 (aged 22 years)
Birth of a sonGeorge Kilgour Barclay Brown Mercer
November 19, 1885 (aged 24 years)
Death of a motherAgnes Dunsyre
October 10, 1887 (aged 26 years)
Birth of a sonHenry Kilgour Mercer
January 5, 1888 (aged 26 years)
Census April 5, 1891 (aged 29 years)
Address: 17a Castle Street, Cupar

1891 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

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation EmR EmD EmN Birthplace Infirm
George Mercer Head M 29 M Police Constable Y Fife, Lochgelly
Janet Mercer wife M 29 F Fife, Scoonie
Andrew Mercer son S 9 M Scholar Fife, Scoonie
Janet Mercer daughter S 7 F Scholar Fife, Scoonie
George Mercer son S 5 M Scholar Fife, Wemyss
Henry Mercer son S 3 M Fife, Scoonie
Birth of a daughterAgnes Dunsire Mercer
April 9, 1892 (aged 30 years)
Census March 31, 1901 (aged 39 years)
Address: Torryburn

1901 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer - Household Torryburn, Fife, Scotland

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Employ WH Birthplace Infirm
George Brown Mercer Head M 39 M Police Constable Fife, Lochgelly
Janet Barclay Mercer wife M 39 F P. Constable's Wife Fife, Leven
Janet Barclay Mercer daughter S 17 F Damask Layer Worker Fife, Leven
George Kilgour Mercer son S 15 M Painter's Apprentice Worker Fife, Buckhaven
Henry Kilgour Mercer son S 13 M Scholar Fife, Leven
Agnes Dunsire Mercer daughter S 8 F Scholar Fife, Carnock
Janet B. Kilgour Mother in Law W 64 F Fife, Kennoway
Geo Kilgour Nephew S 6 M Fife, Leven
Jessie Kilgour Niece S 4 F Fife, Leven

Notes: Rooms with one or more windows: 3

Birth of a daughterChristina Douglas Mercer
April 27, 1903 (aged 41 years)
Birth of a granddaughterJanet Edith Mercer
1908 (aged 46 years)
Death of a brotherJames Mercer
January 12, 1908 (aged 46 years)
Cause: Cerebral haemmorhage
Note: Informant: David Mercer, son, 42 Linthouse Road, Govan, Scotland
Birth of a granddaughterEmily May Mercer
June 22, 1910 (aged 49 years)
Census April 2, 1911 (aged 49 years)
Address: Townhill Rd, 13 Gardners Land

1911 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer - Household Parish of Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland

Name Relation MC Age Sex YrsM ChB ChL ChD Occupation Industry Employ WH Birthplace Infirm
George Brown Mercer Head M 49 M 30 - - - General Labourer Town Council Worker Fife, Lochgelly
Janet Barclay Mercer wife M 49 F 30 6 6 - Fife, Leven
Agnes Dunsire Mercer daughter S 18 F - - - - Oat Cake Baker Bakery Trade Worker Fife, Carnock
Christina Douglas Mercer daughter S 7 F - - - - Scholar Fife, Dunfermline
George Kilgour relative S 16 M - - - - App. Chemist Worker Fife, Leven

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

Marriage of a childHenry Kilgour MercerAnnie D. RossView this family
August 30, 1913 (aged 52 years)

Death of a sonSecond Lieutenant Andrew Mercer
October 22, 1915 (aged 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 granddaughterAgnes Flora Cameron
1919 (aged 57 years)

Marriage of a childRobert GraphamChristina Douglas MercerView this family
February 5, 1921 (aged 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughterEdna Frances Cameron
September 26, 1922 (aged 61 years)
Death of a granddaughterJanet Elizabeth Cameron
April 10, 1925 (aged 63 years)

Death of a grandsonWilliam Kenneth Cameron
April 10, 1925 (aged 63 years)

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

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

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
elder brother
18541934
Birth: October 4, 1854 29 35Beath, Fife, Scotland
Death: December 9, 1934Windygates, Fife, Scotland
2 years
elder brother
1856
Birth: October 29, 1856 31 37Graingersquare, Lochgelly, Fife, Scotland
Death:
2 years
elder sister
1859
Birth: February 6, 1859 33 40Graingersquare, Lochgelly, Fife, Scotland
Death:
2 years
himself
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 Barclay Kilgour
himself
18611951
Birth: June 1, 1861 36 42Muirhouses, Lochgelly, Fife, Scotland
Death: 1951
wife
18611933
Birth: June 4, 1861Leven, Fife, Scotland
Death: 1933
Marriage
Marriage: January 3, 1881Bleachfield, Leven, Fife, Scotland
5 months
son
andrew_mercer_1881.jpg
18811915
Birth: May 24, 1881 19 19Scoonieknowe, Leven, Fife, Scotland
Death: October 22, 1915
2 years
daughter
1883
Birth: July 15, 1883 22 22Bleachfield, Leven, Fife, Scotland
Death:
2 years
son
1885
Birth: November 19, 1885 24 24Buckhaven, Fife, Scotland
Death:
2 years
son
1888
Birth: January 5, 1888 26 26Clarkfieldwynd, Leven, Fife, Scotland
Death:
4 years
daughter
AgnesWithFlower.jpg
18921940
Birth: April 9, 1892 30 30Carnock Village, Fife, Scotland
Death: July 15, 1940Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
11 years
daughter
1903
Birth: April 27, 1903 41 4121 Downieville Crescent, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland
Death:
CensusView

1871 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

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Andrew Mercer Head M 45 M Pit Carpenter Fife, Kennoway
Agnes Mercer wife M 53 F Fife, Wemyss
Stephen Peggie Lodger M 21 M Coal Labourer Fife, Wemyss
Janet Peggie Lodger M 20 F Fife, Kennoway
Andrew Mercer son S 14 M Coal Drawer Fife, Auchterderran
Ann Mercer daughter S 12 F Scholar Fife, Auchterderran
George Mercer son S 9 M Scholar Fife, Auchterderran
David Peggie Grandson S 8m M Fife, Wemyss
CensusView

1881 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

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
George B Mercer Head M 19 M Coal Miner Fife, Lochgelly
Janet B Mercer wife M 19 F Spinner At Flax Work Fife, Leven
CensusView

1891 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

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation EmR EmD EmN Birthplace Infirm
George Mercer Head M 29 M Police Constable Y Fife, Lochgelly
Janet Mercer wife M 29 F Fife, Scoonie
Andrew Mercer son S 9 M Scholar Fife, Scoonie
Janet Mercer daughter S 7 F Scholar Fife, Scoonie
George Mercer son S 5 M Scholar Fife, Wemyss
Henry Mercer son S 3 M Fife, Scoonie
CensusView

1901 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer - Household Torryburn, Fife, Scotland

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Employ WH Birthplace Infirm
George Brown Mercer Head M 39 M Police Constable Fife, Lochgelly
Janet Barclay Mercer wife M 39 F P. Constable's Wife Fife, Leven
Janet Barclay Mercer daughter S 17 F Damask Layer Worker Fife, Leven
George Kilgour Mercer son S 15 M Painter's Apprentice Worker Fife, Buckhaven
Henry Kilgour Mercer son S 13 M Scholar Fife, Leven
Agnes Dunsire Mercer daughter S 8 F Scholar Fife, Carnock
Janet B. Kilgour Mother in Law W 64 F Fife, Kennoway
Geo Kilgour Nephew S 6 M Fife, Leven
Jessie Kilgour Niece S 4 F Fife, Leven

Notes: Rooms with one or more windows: 3

CensusView

1911 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer - Household Parish of Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland

Name Relation MC Age Sex YrsM ChB ChL ChD Occupation Industry Employ WH Birthplace Infirm
George Brown Mercer Head M 49 M 30 - - - General Labourer Town Council Worker Fife, Lochgelly
Janet Barclay Mercer wife M 49 F 30 6 6 - Fife, Leven
Agnes Dunsire Mercer daughter S 18 F - - - - Oat Cake Baker Bakery Trade Worker Fife, Carnock
Christina Douglas Mercer daughter S 7 F - - - - Scholar Fife, Dunfermline
George Kilgour relative S 16 M - - - - App. Chemist Worker Fife, Leven

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

Note

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.)