- Here are some further look ups from the Peterhead Episcopalian records:-
1777, November 29: Alexander CHEYNE, butcher, had a daughter baptised
named Mary. William ALEXANDER, Cooper, surety, present.
1776, January 29: John CHEYNE, Mariner, had a daughter baptised named
1780, May 24: John THOMPSON, weaver, had a daughter baptised Sarah.
(The later keeper of the records wasnt so generous with his
For GRAY: There are listings for Alexander, Charlette, Grizel, John and
Mary. Any particular one you are interested in?
There was no mention of a NICOL.
For Val Lowry:
There were an awful lot of ARBURTHNOTS in Peterhead, so it would take me
quite a while to write them all down. However, there were some listed
in the little whos who at the back of the register, and I list them
Andrew, shipmaster, wife, Anne Hepburn.
Andrew, of Broadland, son, William.
Anne, wife of William Scot, merchant.
Christian, wife of Alexander Frazer, shipmaster, daug. Christian.
Elspet, relict of Thomas Forbes,vintner (?).
Grizel, wife of James Park, shipmaster, daugs. Elizabeth and Mary.,
sons, Thomas and Robert.
Isobel, wife of William Ferguson.
James, merchant, wife, Elizabeth Gordon. Also recorded wife, Mary
Balfour, daughters Christian and Margaret.
James, of Aychcuck, daug. Jean.
Margaret, wife of Robert Kilgour, minister.
Margaret, wife of William Forbes, merhant.
Margaret, wife of William Frazer.
Nathaniel, merhcant, wife, Elizabeth Fraser.
Robert, merchant, wife, Mary Petrie, daug. Elizabeth, son, Robert.
Thomas, baillie, wife, Christian Young, daugs. Isobel and Margaret.
Thomas, surgeon, daug. Mary.
Thomas, snr. Son, Thomas, James.
Thomas, jnr. Merchant, wife, Jean Cub, daugs. Ann and Mary.
Also two surnames, no Christian names recorded.
Relict, Elizabeth Duncan.
Wife, Grizel Duncan.
If there is anyone you want checked, please let me know fairly quickly,
as the film has to go back.
For Elizabeth Wilson:
I know you asked for MURISON, but this may be of interest
1761, July 7: Robert MORISON, sadler, had a son baptised James.
Thomas MORISON and James MORISON, factor to the Rt. Hon. Earl of
For Meilssa Ellis:
There was no mention of YULES, GEARY or PRESSLEY, but there were quite a
few ROBERTSONS. Could you be a bit more specific with the ones you
want, or do you not know? I only have the use of the film for two more
I cant remember who asked about James SANGSTER, which I found in the
parish records (not Episcopalian), so wrote it down. The entry read:
1771, February 13th: James SANGSTER in Ashley Gale (?) had a child
baptised before the congregation named James.
Hope the above helps,
----- Original Message -----
From: Judy Hand <j.rhand@...>
To: Peterhead Onelist <Peterhead@yahoogroups.com>
Sent: Monday, September 17, 2001 10:06 PM
Subject: [Peterhead] Episcopalian records
> I can't remember who asked about James SANGSTER, which I found in the
> parish records (not Episcopalian), so wrote it down. The entry read:
> 1771, February 13th: James SANGSTER in Ashley Gale (?) had a child
> baptised before the congregation named James.
Thanks for the information, I must have missed this entry when I was
looking at the films.
Victoria, BC, Canada