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Robert Shiell

M, #1733, b. circa 1880
  • Birth*: Robert Shiell was born circa 1880.
  • He was the son of John Shiell and Susan Lyall Guthrie.
  • (Witness) Marriage: Robert Shiell witnessed the marriage of Buchanan Shiell and Sarah Ann Henderson Kinnear on Tuesday, 2 June 1908 at Queens Hotel, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1908 marriages in the District of St Peter in the Burgh of Dundee; 1908 on the 2nd day of June at Queens Hotel Dundee after banns acording to the forms of the United Free Church; Buchanan Shiell motor engineer bachelor, 25, 5 Charlotte Place, Perth, fath John Shiell SSC, moth Susan Lyall Shiell ms Gurthrie; Sarah A H Kinnear spinster, 32, 8 Wallace Street, fath George Kinnear patternmaker, moth Isabella Kinnear ms Nicholson; signed Charles Shaw St Andrews UF Church Dundee, wit Robert Shiell & Beatrice S Anderson; reg 1809 June 4th at Dundee J G Miller registrar.

Census Events

Member of Household3 April 1881They was listed as a member of the household of John Shiell and Susan Lyall Guthrie in the 1881 census at 12 Latch Road, Brechin, Forfarshire, Scotland. Robert Shiell, son, 9mo, Brechin; John Shiell, head, mar, 47, solicitor before Supreme Courts, Edinburgh; Susan L Shiell, wife, mar, 40, Brechin; Elizabeth Swankie, sev, unm, 30, cook, Dundee; Annie Greene, serv, unm, 23, housemaid, Carmylie; Jane Nelson, unm, 28, nurse, Brechin; Eliabeth P Thomson, unm, 20, under nurse, Brechin.1
Member of Household5 April 1891They was listed as a member of the household of John Shiell and Susan Lyall Guthrie in the 1891 census at 28 Latch Road, Brechin, Forfarshire, Scotland. Robert Shiell, son, 10, scholar, Brechin; John Shiell, head, mar, 58, solicitor before Supreme Courts, employer, Edinburgh; Susan L Shiell, wife, mar, 50, Brechin; Eliza Thomson, unm, 34, nurse, Brechin; Agnes Robertson, serv, unm, 28, housemaid, Ceres; Mary Ann Marr, serv, unm, 29, cook, Inverarity; Elizabeth Rattery, serv, unm, 15, under housemaid, Arbirlot; 13 rooms with windows.2
The Latch, Brechin
Last Edited: 27 Feb 2005

Parents:

Father*: John Shiell b. 4 Apr 1833, d. 21 Jun 1912
Mother*: Susan Lyall Guthrie b. c 1840, d. a 28 Aug 1914

Citations

  1. [S30] LDS 1881 Census.
  2. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland).