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Mary Ann Roberts1

F, #15802, b. after 1821, d. 17 June 1857
Last Edited: 1 Apr 2019
  • Birth*: Mary Ann Roberts was born after 1821 at Laurencekirk, Kincardinshire, Scotland, .1
  • Marriage*: She married James Findlay, son of John Findlay and Elizabeth Watt, circa 1843 at Laurencekirk, Kincardinshire, Scotland, .1
  • (Deceased) Death*: Mary Ann Roberts died on 17 June 1857 at Barns, Parish of Craig, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland, , 1857 deaths in the district of Montrose in the county of Forfar; ref 157; Findlay Mary Ann wife of James Findlay farm labourer Barns Parish of Craig; 1957 June Seventeenth 7.35 pm at Infirmary Bridge Street Montrose, female aged 35, parents John Robert formerly cattle dealer [no mother stated], cause fever three months as certified by David Johnston MD who saw deceased June 17th buried Burying Ground Rossie Island Parish of Craig as certified by John Stewart wright, signed James Findlay husband Barns Parish of Craig, registered 1857 June 20th at Montrose signed James Kay registrar.2
  • Married Name: As of circa 1843, her married name was Findlay.1

Census Events

Spouse30 March 1851She was listed in the household of James Findlay in the 1851 census at Craighill Cotter House, St Cyrus, Kincardinshire, Scotland, . James Findlay, head, married, male aged 26 (1825), ag lab, b Montrose; Mary Ann, wife, married, female aged 28 (1823) b Laurencekirk. John Findlay and Ann Findlay were also listed in the household.1


James Findlay b. c 1823


John Findlay3 b. 7 Jul 1844
Robert Findlay4 b. 7 Nov 1848
Ann Findlay3 b. b 30 Mar 1851
Ann Findlay1 b. 17 Jan 1852
Jessie Faddie Findlay3 b. 20 Nov 1853
Susan Findlay5 b. 1855


  1. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Record Transcription: 1851 England, Wales & Scotland Census; https://www.findmypast.co.uk/transcript?id=GBC/1851/ 0019363021[Dec 2018].
  2. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Stautory Death Montrose ref 312/457 [Dec 2018].
  3. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Record Transcription: Scotland Births & Baptisms 1564-1950; https://www.findmypast.co.uk/transcript?id=R_692253411/R_6922707925/R_ 692270586 [Dec 2018].
  4. [S56] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950; Indexing Project (Batch) Number C11260-5; System Origin Scotland-ODM; GS Film number 993318 "Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910," database, FamilySearch
    (https://familysearch.org /ark:/61903/1:1:XYN4-VR7 : 10 February 2018), Robert Findlay, 07 Nov 1848; citing GARVOCK,KINCARDINE,SCOTLAND, reference , index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 993,318. [Dec 2018]
  5. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Record Transcription: Scotland Births & Baptisms 1564-1950; https://www.findmypast.co.uk/transcript?id=R_691066950 [Dec 2018].