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Elizabeth Nicolson

F, #1529, b. 25 November 1804, d. 26 March 1871
  • Birth*: Elizabeth Nicolson was born on 25 November 1804 at Old Machar, Aberdeen, Scotland; born name Betty.
  • Nickname: As of 25 November 1804, Elizabeth Nicolson also went by the name of Betty Nicolson.
  • She was the daughter of John Nicolson and Grace Grant.
  • Married Name: As of 13 February 1830, her married name was Brand.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Elizabeth Nicolson married John Brand, son of John Brand and Elizabeth Michie, on 13 February 1830 at Old Machar, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland; LDS M119068 Feb 2005.
  • (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.1
  • (Interred) Burial*: She was buried 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 1.2

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.
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.
Last Edited: 4 Mar 2015

Parents:

Father*: John Nicolson b. c 1765, d. Jan 1836
Mother*: Grace Grant b. 26 Apr 1769

Family:

John Brand b. 14 Sep 1806, d. 19 Apr 1883
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Elizabeth Nicolson married John Brand, son of John Brand and Elizabeth Michie, on 13 February 1830 at Old Machar, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland; LDS M119068 Feb 2005.

Children:

Jane Brand+ b. 27 Jul 1832, d. 15 May 1906
John Brand b. 23 Jul 1834, d. b 1843
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
Janet Brand+ b. 3 Mar 1845, d. b 7 Oct 1891
Mary Brand+ b. 29 May 1847, d. 23 May 1931

Citations

  1. [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].
  2. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) www.deceasedonline.com, Aberdeen City Council, St Peters Cemetery (Aberdeen) grave ref 26/25 [Apr 2012 & Mar 2015].