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Margaret Bruce

F, #3443, b. 18 April 1836
  • Birth*: Margaret Bruce was born on 18 April 1836 at Kilconquhar, Fife, Scotland; LDS C114367 May 2007.
  • She was the daughter of William Bruce and Janet Robertson.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Margaret Bruce married Robert Kinnear, son of Arthur Kinnear and Janet Anderson, on 19 May 1855 at Balnerbo, Carnbee, Fife, Scotland; image held; GROS 413/00 0003; 1855 marriages in the parish of Carnbee in the county of Fife registered by James Anderson registrar; Nineteenth May 1855 at Benarbo after the regular porclamation of banns marriage was solemnized between us according to the ries and ceremonies of the Estabished Church of Scotland; Robert Kinnear, Clayton, Clayton, 29, farm servant, bachelor, born in the parish of Logie and registered there, Arthur Kinnear shoemaker and Janet Anderson house servant; Margaret Bruce, clayton, Clayton, 19, house servant, spinster, born at Kilconquhar and registered there, William Bruce, forrester and Janet Robertson (dec); signed Anstruther Taylor minister of Carnbee, William Bruce, William paterson witnesses.
  • Married Name: As of 19 May 1855, her married name was Kinnear.

Census Events

Spouse2 April 1871She was listed in the household of Robert Kinnear in the 1871 census at Lower Friarton Cot, Forgan, Fife, Scotland. Robert Kinnear, head, m, 42, ag lab, Logie; Margaert Kinnear, wife, m, 35, ag lab wife, Carnbee; 1 child in education, 2 rooms with windows. Margaret Kinnear and James Kinnear were also listed in the household.
Principal3 April 1881Margaret Bruce appeared in the 1881 census at Taypark Terrace, Ferry Port on Craig, Fife, Scotland. Margaert Kinnear, head, w, 45, Conquhar Fife.
Last Edited: 12 May 2007


Father*: William Bruce b. c 1810
Mother*: Janet Robertson b. c 1810


Robert Kinnear b. 21 Jul 1826, d. 4 Feb 1881


Janet Kinnear b. 18 Aug 1855
Margaret Kinnear+ b. 24 Nov 1856
James Kinnear b. 13 Feb 1859, d. 11 Sep 1927
Mary Bruce Kinnear b. 15 Dec 1876