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Mary Kinnear

F, #28, b. 23 January 1836, d. 25 January 1909
  • Birth*: Mary Kinnear was born on 23 January 1836 at Dunnichen, Angus, Scotland.
  • She was the daughter of William Kinnear and Janet Stirling.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Mary Kinnear married John Murkar Wishart, son of William Lindsay Wishart and Elizabeth Barclay, on 9 March 1863 at Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland; “1863 Marriages in the Parish of Dunnichen in the County of Forfar, page 4; 1863 on the Ninth day of June at Letham, after Banns according to the forms of the Congregational Church in Scotland, John Murker Wishart (signed), Miller (Journeyman), Bachelor, age 27, address: New Mill in the Parish of Glenbervie, son of William Lindsay Wishart, Miller (Master), and Elizabeth Wishart, M.S. Barclay, AND Mary Kinnear (signed), Spinster, age 27, address: Letham, daughter of William Kinnear, Linen Weaver, and Janet Kinnear, M.S. Stirling; C.A. Piper, Minister (signed); George Maxwell, Witness (signed); Robert Young, Witness; Recorded 1863 June 11th at Letham by Thomas Macbeth, Registrar”.1,2,3
  • (Witness) Death: Mary Kinnear witnessed the death of John Murkar Wishart on 14 July 1887 at 15 Newmonthill, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland; image held : John Murkar Wishart bleacher (operative) married to Mary Kinnear, 53, William Lindsay Wishart flax dresser (dec) Elizabeth Barclay, phthisis pulmonalis 15 months, inf Mary Wishart widow present.
  • (Deceased) Death*: Mary Kinnear died on 25 January 1909 at 51 1/2 West High Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, at age 73 src: birthday book; cert held : Mary Wishart widow of John Wishart yarn bleacher, 72, William Kinnear linen weaver (dec) Janet Stirling (dec), cardiac disease syncope, inf Jessie Wishart daughter present.
  • (Interred) Burial*: She was buried on 27 January 1909 at Newmonthill Cemetery, Forfar, Angus, Scotland, page 424, ref 14312, Mary Kinnear or Wishart, burial 1909 Jan 27, compartment T, square 33, grave 2, depth 7, age 72.4

Census Events

Member of Household6 June 1841Mary Kinnear was listed in the 1841 census at Heyman Street, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland. William Kinnear, head, 35, Linen Hand Loom Weaver, Angus; Janet Kinnear, 25, winder, Angus; Mary Kinnear, 5, Angus.5
Member of Household30 March 1851They was listed as a member of the household of William Kinnear and Janet Stirling in the 1851 census at Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland. Mary Kinnear, daug, unm, 15, hand loom weaver (lin), Dunnichen; William Kinnear, head, mar, 45, hand loom weaver (lin) Dunnichen; Janet Kinnear, wife, mar, 39, yarn winder, Dunnichen.6
Member of Household7 April 1861They was listed as a member of the household of Janet Stirling in the 1861 census at Heyman Street, Letham, Forfarshire, Scotland. Mary Kinnear, daughter, unmarried, 25, linen weaver, born Dunnichen; Janet Kinnear, head, widow, 49, weaver's widow, born Dunnichen.7
Spouse2 April 1871She was listed in the household of John Murkar Wishart in the 1871 census at Hymans Street, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland. Image held; John Wishart, head, mar, 38, yarn bleachrer, Banffshire Gamrie; Mary Wishart, wife, mar, 35, yarn bleachers wife, Forfarshire Dunnichen; 2 rooms with windows, 2 children in education (GROS census 1871 283/00 002/00 006 Oct 2007). Janet Ann Wishart, William Wishart, Mary Jane Wishart, John Murkar Wishart and Margaret Ann Wishart were also listed in the household.
Spouse3 April 1881She was listed in the household of John Murkar Wishart in the 1881 census at Hemming Road, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland. John Wishart, head, mar, 48, bleacher, Macduff Banff; Mary Wishart, wife, mar, 45, bleachers wife, Dunnichen. Mary Jane Wishart, John Murkar Wishart, Margaret Ann Wishart, Jessie Stirling Wishart and William Wishart were also listed in the household.
Last Edited: 22 May 2018

Parents:

Father*: William Kinnear b. 26 May 1805, d. 6 Nov 1859
Mother*: Janet Stirling b. 17 Aug 1811, d. 13 Feb 1884

Family:

John Murkar Wishart b. 25 Mar 1833, d. 14 Jul 1887
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Mary Kinnear married John Murkar Wishart, son of William Lindsay Wishart and Elizabeth Barclay, on 9 March 1863 at Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland; “1863 Marriages in the Parish of Dunnichen in the County of Forfar, page 4; 1863 on the Ninth day of June at Letham, after Banns according to the forms of the Congregational Church in Scotland, John Murker Wishart (signed), Miller (Journeyman), Bachelor, age 27, address: New Mill in the Parish of Glenbervie, son of William Lindsay Wishart, Miller (Master), and Elizabeth Wishart, M.S. Barclay, AND Mary Kinnear (signed), Spinster, age 27, address: Letham, daughter of William Kinnear, Linen Weaver, and Janet Kinnear, M.S. Stirling; C.A. Piper, Minister (signed); George Maxwell, Witness (signed); Robert Young, Witness; Recorded 1863 June 11th at Letham by Thomas Macbeth, Registrar”.1,2,3

Children:

William Wishart b. 1864
Janet Ann Wishart b. 8 Jun 1865, d. s 6 Mar 1911
Eliza Elen Wishart b. 8 Jun 1865
Mary Jane Wishart b. 25 Jun 1866
John Murkar Wishart b. 4 Nov 1868
Margaret Ann Wishart+ b. 3 Aug 1870
Jessie Stirling Wishart b. 7 Jul 1872

Citations

  1. [S40] PK [Dec 2003].
  2. [S40] LS [Aug 2008].
  3. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), scotlandspeople.gov.uk:.
  4. [S62] Website Deceased online (www.deceasedonline.com) Burial Record 1909 Forfar Newmonthill [Mar 2015]
    www.deceasedonline.com search only (no detail) [May 2010].
  5. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Dunnichen; ED: 3; Page: 10; Line: 740; Roll: ; Year: 1841.Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1841 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006. Original data: 1841 Scotland Census. Edinburgh, Scotland: General Register Office for Scotland. Reels 1-151. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Mar 2011]
  6. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Dunnichen; ED: 4; Page: 13; Line: 21; Roll: 924; Year: 1851.Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1851 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006. Original data: Scotland. 1851 Scotland Census. Reels 1-217. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Mar 2011]
  7. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Record set 1861 England, Wales & Scotland Census Category Census, land & surveys Subcategory Census URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1861%2f0022644618 [Mar 2015].