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William Ross c1872

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June Report 1 Aug 2008 21:22

Hi Lynda i asked you was that him in every census

June x


lyndyloo6 Report 1 Aug 2008 15:04

Do you mean Alexander Smith?


June Report 1 Aug 2008 14:32


did you not see census

June x


lyndyloo6 Report 1 Aug 2008 11:43

Hi There,
I found himon the 1901 census. If he was from the travelling families would his birth have been registered. I just cannot find his parents anywhere. There are many births listed for William Ross and are illigitimate, but none tie in with the names. I have searched Scotlandspeople IGI and anncestry. I dont know what to do...


June Report 1 Aug 2008 11:05

is this him in 1881

Name: William Ross
Age: 8
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1873
Relationship: Boarder
Gender: Male
Where born: Aberdeenshire
Registration Number: 252
Registration district: Banchory Ternan
Civil Parish: Banchory Ternan
County: Kincardineshire
Address: Mains Of Tilquhilly
Occupation: Scholar
ED: 7
Household schedule number: 24
Line: 11
Roll: cssct1881_71
Household Members: Name Age
Peter Duncan 11
James Henery 5
Jean Lawson 71
Margaret Lawson 22
Mary Jean Lawson 2
James Moir 14
William Ross 8


Name: William Ross
Age: 19
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1872
Relationship: Servant
Gender: Male
Where born: Kingedward, Aberdeenshire
Registration Number: 155A/1
Registration district: Gamrie
Civil Parish: Gamrie
County: Banffshire
Address: Jacobshall
Occupation: Farm Servant
ED: 3
Household schedule number: 46
Line: 22
Roll: CSSCT1891_43
Household Members: Name Age
Ann Cumming 57
John Grant 16
Peter Paton 23
William Ross 19
Christina Strachan 15
John Watson 37
James West 14


Name: William Ross
Age: 28
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1873
Relationship: Servant
Gender: Male
Where born: Aberdeenshire-N-k
Registration Number: 262
Registration district: Kinneff and Catterline
Civil Parish: Kinneff and Catterline
County: Kincardineshire
Address: Little Barras Bothy
Occupation: Farm Servant Shepherd
ED: 4
Household schedule number: 21
Line: 13
Roll: CSSCT1901_83
Household Members: Name Age
Thomas Berry 29
Charles Cargill 40
Charles Cargill 6
David Cargill 3
Elizabeth Cargill 35
Elizabeth Cargill 4
Hector L Cargill 11mo
James S Cargill 10
Peter Cargill 30
George M Davidson 14
Robert Grubb 18
Maria Hutcheon 20
David McCondach 22
William Ross 28
Alexander Smith 39
Gordon Wood 17

June x


lyndyloo6 Report 1 Aug 2008 09:48

Help needed please. I have spent several months looking for the parents of William Ross. I have travelled upnorth to look for information and searched all the usual sites to no avail. My problem is that on the marriage certificate for William it states that his parents are William Ross, and Florence Smith. I have searched for a marriage cert in this name to no avail. When I finally found William c1872's death certificate, it states that his parents are William Bremner and Florence, ms Smith. I have put in a search for this as well to no avail. I have spent several months on this and have come up with nothing. I have found William c1872 on a census report in the Kincardinshire are aged 15. It says born Aberdeen, KN. William married Isabella Ross aat Glenbervie, Kincardinshire in 1904 and died in Croy, Invernesshire in 1955.
Can anyone help please?

Many thanks,