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James Gilroy McKenzie1

M, #14004, b. 29 September 1856
  • Birth*: James Gilroy McKenzie was born on 29 September 1856 at Monifieth, Forfarshire, Scotland.1
  • He was the son of Robert McKenzie and Isabella Spence.1
  • (Informant) Death: James Gilroy McKenzie registered the death of Robert McKenzie on 23 June 1889 at Blackgate Smithy, Rescobie, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1889 deaths in the parish of Rescobie in the county of Forfar, ref 3; Robert McLenzie labourer married to Isabella Spence, died 1889 June Twenty-third 9h 30m pm Blackgate Smithy Rescobie; male aged 70 years, parents Alexander McKenzie cattle dealer deceased and Helen MsKenzie ms Greig deceased, cause oesophygeal cancer 1 year as cert by J Cable LRCP, signed James McKenzie son present, registered 1889 June 25th at Rescobie signed Walter Graham registrar.2

Census Events

Member of Household7 April 1861They was listed as a member of the household of Robert McKenzie and Isabella Spence in the 1861 census at Apple Hill, Monifieth, Forfarshire, Scotland. James McKenzie, son, male, 4, Monifieth; Robert McKenzie, head, married, male, 41, general lab, Guthrie; Isabella, wife, married, female, 40, Brechin.3
Last Edited: 19 Jun 2016


Father*: Robert McKenzie1 b. 12 Apr 1819, d. 23 Jun 1889
Mother*: Isabella Spence1 b. c 1821, d. 1892


  1. [S56] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950, Search Results from Historical Records, 1-4 of 4 results for Father Name: robert mckenzie, Mother Name: isabella spence [Jun 2016].
  2. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), Statutory Deaths 1889 Rescobie ref 317/00 0003 image held [Jun 2016].
  3. [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%2f0022691582 [Jun 2016].