Re: Leslie family research
- Hi Judy,
Judy Hand wrote:
> Would it be possible for you to check the 1851 census of Peterhead for1851 Peterhead Census: District 9, page 8, No.46, Longate Street
> both Jane Leslie (nee Smith) and her son-in-law, Alexander Birnie. The
> address given at Jane's death in 1856 was No. 26 Longate.
Jean Smith, head, 83, Cruden
No.47, Longate Street
Mary Smith, wife, 48, Peterhead
Catherine Smith, daughter, 13, Peterhead
John Smith, son, 5, Peterhead
Husband is John Smith, Mary nee Leslie
Page 9, No.48, Longate Street
Alexander Birnie, head, 35, Peterhead
Elizabeth Birnie, wife, 33, Rathen
Elizabeth Birnie, daughter, 4, Peterhead
Jean Birnie, daughter, 2, Peterhead
William Spence Birnie, son, 1, Peterhead
>See above for possible John Smith. Only one George Leslie age 0, so not
> When Alexander Stewart Leslie was born to Peter and Eliza Leslie in
> 1837, the witnesses were George Leslie and John Smith. These two are
> the only witnesses I can tie directly to my family. Would you be able
> to check the census for them as well, please?
your George Leslie as witness in 1837.