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Alexander Anderson

M, #3016, b. circa 1793, d. 26 January 1838
Last Edited: 30 Mar 2020
  • Birth*: Alexander Anderson was born circa 1793; calc from headstone.1
  • (Groom) Marriage*: He married Elizabeth Brand, daughter of John Brand and Elizabeth Michie, on 9 February 1822 at Old Machar, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, .2
  • (Deceased) Death*: Alexander Anderson died on 26 January 1838.1
  • (Spouse) Death: His spouse Elizabeth Brand died on 28 December 1831 at Windmill Brae, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, ; aged 34 years.1
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: Alexander Anderson is commemorated on the headstone erected in 1829 at St Peters Cemetery, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, . Inscription reads In memory
    of
    Elizabeth Mackie Daughter of Wm Mackie
    Rope Maker Abdn
    Died 10th June 1829. Aged 7 Years
    -----------------------
    Here lie intered the remains of
    Elizabeth Brand
    Wife of
    Alexander Anderson
    Shoemaker Windmill-brae Aberdeen
    Who died 28 Decr 1831 Aged 34 years
    ----------------------
    Also Two of their Children
    George who died 24 Novr 1831
    Aged 4 years
    ------
    John who died 29th Novr 1831
    Aged 2 years
    ---------------------
    Here is also intered the remains of
    Elizabeth Brand
    Daughter of John Brand Junr
    Cooper Windmill-brae Aberdeen
    Who Died 7th Decr 1831 Aged 1 year
    -----------
    Also John died 13th Decr 1837 Aged 18 Months
    John Still died [???] 1844 Aged 21 Months
    Also the above Alexander Anderson
    Who died 28th January 1838 Aged 45 Years.1
  • (Witness) Burial: He 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 1883.3

Family:

Elizabeth Brand b. 25 Jul 1798, d. 28 Dec 1831

Children:

Elizabeth Anderson b. 24 Mar 1824
Jane Alexander Anderson b. 26 Feb 1826
George Anderson b. 14 Sep 1827, d. 24 Nov 1831
John Anderson b. 30 Jul 1829, d. 29 Nov 1831
Mary Anderson b. 13 Dec 1831

Citations

  1. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , Headstone Photograph transcription Aberdeen St Peter Cemetery PCC [Jul 2019].
  2. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), IGI M119068 [April 2006].
  3. [S62] Website Deceased online (www.deceasedonline.com) Burial Record St Peters Cemetery Aberdeen ref CY26/25 [Jul 2019].