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Elizabeth Nicolson

F, #1529, b. 25 November 1804, d. 26 March 1871
Last Edited: 31 Mar 2020

Parents:

Father*: John Nicolson b. c 1765, d. Jan 1836
Mother*: Grace Grant b. 26 Apr 1769
  • Birth*: Elizabeth Nicolson was born on 25 November 1804 at Old Machar, Aberdeen, Scotland, ; born name Betty.
  • She was the daughter of John Nicolson and Grace Grant.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Elizabeth Nicolson married John Brand, son of John Brand and Elizabeth Michie, on 13 February 1830 at Old Machar, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, .1
  • (Deceased) Death*: Elizabeth Nicolson died on 26 March 1871 at 2 Marywell Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, , at age 66 1871 deaths in the district of Old Machar in the burgh of Aberdeen, ref 230, Elizabeth Brand married to John Brand carter 1871 March 26th 9h pm 2 Marywell Street Aberdeen, female aged 66 years, parents John Nicholson blacksmith (dec) and Grace Nicholson ms Grant (dec), cause bronchitis 6 days as cert by William Reid MD, signed John Clouston son-in-law, 15 Kingslaw Place, Aberdeen; reg 1871 March 28th at Aberdeen, signed John Leask registrar.2
  • (Interred) Burial*: She was buried with Elizabeth Nicolson on 29 March 1871 at St Peters Cemetery, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, , St Peters Churchyard March 1871, 29th, Elizabeth Nicolson or Brand wife of John Brand carter, 2 Marywell Street, ref 26/25, age 66 years, stones removed 1.3,4
  • Nickname: As of 25 November 1804, Elizabeth Nicolson also went by the name of Betty Nicolson.
  • Married Name: As of 13 February 1830, her married name was Brand.
  • (Witness) Burial: She witnessed the burial of John Anderson and George Anderson in 1830 at St Peters Cemetery CY/26/25, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, ; Hendrey, James 01 Sept 1830 (not found)
    Anderson, John 01 Nov 1831
    Anderson, George 01 Nov 1831
    Anderson, Mrs (Eliz Brand) 01 Dec 1831
    Mackie, Andrew 01 May 1837 (not found)
    Anderson, Alexander 01 Jan 1838
    Reid, Alexander 01 Oct 1839 (not found)
    Mackie, Mrs 01 Dec 1839 (not found)
    Mackie, William 01 Nov 1842 (not found)
    Reid, Alexander (female of) 28 Nov 1843 (not found)
    Brand, John Still 02 Oct 1844
    Brand, John 15 Mar 1845
    Mackie, Mrs 06 Nov 1845 (not found)
    Young, Elizabeth M 27 Mar 1848 (not found ? 2741)
    Mackie, Mrs 23 Jun 1848 (not found)
    Smith, George 25 Jun 1863
    Smith, Robert Nicol 03 Feb 1866
    Smith, Alexander R 03 Nov 1866
    Brands, Christena 09 Nov 1870
    Brand, Elizabeth Nicolson 29 Mar 1871
    Clouston, Edwin S 29 Dec 1873
    Brand, William 20 Aug 1877
    Brand, John 21 Apr 1883.4
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: Elizabeth Nicolson is commemorated on the headstone erected in 1871 at St Peters Cemetery, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, . Inscription reads In Memory of
    Elizabeth Nicolson
    spouse of John Brand
    Who died 26th March 1871 Aged 66 Years
    Also the said John Brand
    Who Died 19th April 1883 Aged 79 Years.5

Census Events

Member of Household6 June 1841Elizabeth Nicolson was listed along with John Brand in the 1841 census at Windmill Brae, Bon Accord, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, . John Brand, 35, carter, Aberdeenshire; Elizabeth Brand, 35, Aberdeenshire.6
Spouse30 March 1851She was listed in the household of John Brand in the 1851 census at 44 Windmill Brae, Old Machar, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, . John Brand, head, 44, coal carter, Aberdeen; Elizabeth Brand, wife, 46, Aberdeen. William Pirie Smith Brand, Helen Brand, Elizabeth Michie Brand and Mary Brand were also listed in the household.
Spouse7 April 1861She was listed in the household of John Brand in the 1861 census at 2 Marywell Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, . John Brands, head, mar, 58, carter, Aberdeen; Elizabeth Brands, wife, mar, 56, Aberdeen; 2 rooms with windows. Helen Brand and Mary Brand were also listed in the household.

Family:

John Brand b. 14 Sep 1806, d. 19 Apr 1883

Children:

Elizabeth Brand5 b. s Nov 1830, d. 7 Dec 1831
Jane Brand+ b. 27 Jul 1832, d. 15 May 1906
John Brand b. 23 Jul 1834, d. 13 Feb 1837
William Pirie Smith Brand+ b. 9 Sep 1836, d. 25 Oct 1909
Helen Brand+ b. 27 Aug 1838, d. 7 Mar 1916
Elizabeth Michie Brand+ b. 17 Aug 1840, d. 3 Jul 1920
John Still Brand b. 2 Jan 1843, d. Oct 1844
Janet Brand+ b. 3 Mar 1845, d. b 7 Oct 1891
Mary Brand+ b. 29 May 1847, d. 23 May 1931

Citations

  1. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), LDS M119068 [Feb 2005].
  2. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Deaths 1871 Aberdeen Old Machar ref 230, image held [Jun 2005].
  3. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) www.deceasedonline.com, Aberdeen City Council, St Peters Cemetery (Aberdeen) grave ref 26/25 [Apr 2012 & Mar 2015].
  4. [S62] Website Deceased online (www.deceasedonline.com) Burial Record St Peters Cemetery Aberdeen ref CY26/25 [Jul 2019].
  5. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , Headstone Photograph transcription Aberdeen St Peter Cemetery PCC [Jul 2019].
  6. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), 1841 Old Machar Aberdeen [Jul 2006].