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John Brand

M, #1640, b. 14 September 1806, d. 19 April 1883
  • Birth*: John Brand was born on 14 September 1806 at Old Machar, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland; LDS C119066 Feb 2005.
  • He was the son of John Brand and Elizabeth Michie.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: John Brand married Elizabeth Nicolson, daughter of John Nicolson and Grace Grant, on 13 February 1830 at Old Machar, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland; LDS M119068 Feb 2005.
  • (Spouse) Death: His spouse Elizabeth Nicolson died on 26 March 1871 at 2 Marywell Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland; 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
  • DeathofSpouse*: On 26 March 1871 at 2 Marywell Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, John's wife died; carter.
  • (Deceased) Death*: He died on 19 April 1883 at 16 Summer Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, at age 76 John Brand, formerly carter, widower of Elizabeth Nicolson, 1883 April 19th 5h 30m am, 16 Summer Street Aberdeen, about 78 years, fath William Brand, farmer (dec), moth Elizabeth Brand ms Michie (dec), general debility (senile) uncertain as cert by Robert John Garden MD, inf George Smith son-in-law & occupier (present), reg 1883 April 19th at Aberdeen, James Valentine registrar.
  • (Interred) Burial*: He was buried on 21 April 1883 at St Peters Cemetery, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, St Peters Churchyard April 1883, 21, John Brand, carter, 16 Summer Street, mark 26/25, age 78 months, stone /, depth -, ground dues £-/5/-, sextons dues £-/4/-, total £-/9/-.2

Census Events

Head of Household6 June 1841He and Elizabeth Nicolson, Jane Brand, William Pirie Smith Brand, Helen Brand and Elizabeth Michie Brand were listed in the 1841 census at Windmill Brae, Bon Accord, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. John Brand, 35, carter, Aberdeenshire; Elizabeth Brand, 35, Aberdeenshire.
Head of Household30 March 1851He was listed as head of household along with spouse Elizabeth Nicolson 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; also in the household were William Pirie Smith Brand, Helen Brand, Elizabeth Michie Brand and Mary Brand.
Head of Household7 April 1861He was listed as head of household, along with spouse Elizabeth Nicolson 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; also in the household were Helen Brand and Mary Brand.
Head of Household2 April 1871He was listed as head of household in the 1871 census at 2 Marywell Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. John Brand, head, widower, 69, carter, Aberdeen; also in the household was Mary Brand, Georgina Taylor Brand, Isabella Adams Brand, William Pirie Smith Brand, Andrew Brand and William Mackie Miller Brand.
Member of Household3 April 1881They was listed as a member of the household of George Smith and Jane Brand in the 1881 census at 16 Summer Street, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. John Brand, father-in-law, widower, 78, formerly carter, Aberdeen; George Smith, head, mar, 57, house carpenter jour, Culter, Banff; Jane Smith, wife, mar, 47, Aberdeen.
Last Edited: 12 Apr 2012

Parents:

Father*: John Brand b. 12 Mar 1776, d. b 1851
Mother*: Elizabeth Michie b. 10 Apr 1774

Family:

Elizabeth Nicolson b. 25 Nov 1804, d. 26 Mar 1871

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) [Apr 2012].