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James Cunnison1

M, #14831, b. circa 1816, d. 1 February 1902
  • Photograph*: James Cunnison is in this photograph taken at Berryhillock, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland.2
  • (Child) Birth*: He was born circa 1816 at Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland.3
  • (Groom) Marriage*: He married Margaret Reid on 8 January 1837 at Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland.3
  • (Spouse) Death: His spouse Margaret Reid died on 28 October 1900 at Muirton of Ardblair, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland; 1900 deaths in the parish of Blairgowrie in the county of Perth, ref 88; Margaret Cunnison married to James Cunnison crofter, died 1900 October Twentyeighth 10h 0m am at Muirton of Ardblair Blairgowrie, female aged 87 years, parents John Reid forrester (dec) and Helen Reid ms Anderson (dec); cause senile debility certified by Peter W Shaw MBCM, signed James Cunnison son present residing Carsie Blairgowrie, registered 1900 October 29th at Blairgowrie Jas S Brown registrar.4
  • Map*: Margaret Reid and James Cunnison lived in the place marked on this map on 28 October 1900 at Muirton of Ardblair, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland.5
  • (Deceased) Death*: He died on 1 February 1902 at Carsie Cottage, Carsie, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland, 1900 deaths in the parish of Blairgowrie in the county of Perth, ref 7; James Cunnison widower of Margaret Reid, died 1902 February First 4h 30m am at Carsie Cottage, Carsie, Blairgowrie, male aged 88 years, parents James Cunnison crofter (dec) and Isabella Cunison (dec) ms Maxwell; cause senile debility as certified by Peter W Shaw MBCM, signed James Cunnison, son, present, registered 1902 February 1st at Blairgowrie signed Jas S Brown registrar.6

Census Events

Head of Household6 June 1841They and Helen Cunnison and James Cunnison were listed in the 1841 census at Berryhillock, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland. James Cunnison Male 25 1816 Perthshire, Scotland; Margaret Cunnison Female 25 1816 Perthshire, Scotland; and Susan MacDonald Female 10 1831 Perthshire, Scotland.7
Head of Household7 April 1861He was listed as head of household in the 1861 census at Berryhillock, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland. James Cunnison Head Married Male 46 1815 Ploughman, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland; Margaret Cunnison Wife, Married Female 46 1815, Blairgowrie,
Perthshire, Scotland
; also in the household was Ann Cunnison, David Cunnison, Eliza Cunnison and William Cunnison.8
Head of Household2 April 1871He was listed as head of household along with spouse Margaret Reid in the 1871 census at Berryhillock Cottage, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland. James Cunnison Head Married Male 55 1816 Ag Lab, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland; Margaret R Cunnison Wife, Married Female 55 1816 - Perthshire, Scotland; also in the household were Eliza Cunnison, William Cunnison and Thomas Butchart Lawson.9
Head of Household3 April 1881He was listed as head of household along with spouse Margaret Reid in the 1881 census at Muirton of Ardblair, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland. James Cunnison Head Married Male 66 1815, Crofter 6 Acres,
Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland;
Margaret Cunnison Wife Married Female 66 1815 Crofter's Wife, Perthshire, Scotland; also in the household were Eliza Cunnison.10
Member of Household31 March 1901He was listed as a member of the household of James Cunnison and Helen Douglas in the 1901 census at Carsie Cottage, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland. James Cunnison Father Widower Male 87 1814, Retired Farmer Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland; James Cunnison Head Married Male 58 1843 Farmer, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland; Helen Cunnison Wife Married Female 40 1861 -, Logierait, Perthshire,
Scotland.11
Last Edited: 1 Mar 2018

Family:

Margaret Reid b. c 1816, d. 28 Oct 1900
  • (Groom) Marriage*: James Cunnison married Margaret Reid on 8 January 1837 at Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland.3

Children:

Helen Cunnison+1 b. 3 Dec 1838, d. 24 Sep 1908
James Cunnison+3 b. 22 Nov 1840, d. 30 Nov 1929
Ann Cunnison8 b. 1842
John Cunnison12 b. 11 Jan 1843
David Cunnison8 b. 1846
Eliza Cunnison3 b. 1852
William Cunnison3 b. 1855

Citations

  1. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Death 1908 Dundee St Andrew 282/4 817 [June 2017].
  2. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , AD [Sept 2017].
  3. [S40] ED [June 2017].
  4. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Statutory Deaths 1900 Blairgowrie ref 335/ 88, image held [Jun 2017].
  5. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) Gazeteer of Scotland http://www.scottish-places.info/towns/townmap1190.html [Jun 2017].
  6. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Stautory Death 1902 Blairgowrie 355/ 7 [June 2017].
  7. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1841 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1841%2f0018091904 [June 2017].
  8. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1861 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1861%2f0024303817 [June 2017].
  9. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1871 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1871%2f0025478355[June 2017].
  10. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1881%2f0027207572 [June 2017].
  11. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1901%2f0035216625 [June 2017].
  12. [S56] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), 1-3 of 3 results for Father Name: james cunnison, Mother Name: margaret reid, Country:Scotland [June 2017].