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Jane Strachan

F, #4516, b. circa 1812
  • Birth*: Jane Strachan was born circa 1812 at St Cyrus, Kincardineshire, Scotland; from 1881 census.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: She married David Ford, son of John Ford and Ann Gibson, on 26 November 1837 at St Cyrus, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1,2
  • Married Name: As of 26 November 1837, her married name was Ford.

Census Events

Principal6 June 1841Jane Strachan and David Ford appeared in the 1841 census at West Mains of Rossie, Craig, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland. Ford, David, m, 30 overseer, Angus; Ford, Jean, f, 30, outside census county; Ford, Mary, 5, outside census county; Ford, Jean, f, 11, female servant, Angus; Leslie, Margt, f, 20, outside census county.3
Spouse3 April 1881She was listed in the household of David Ford in the 1881 census at Tullyhist, Carmylie, Forfarshire, Scotland. David Ford, head, mar, 69, famer 61 ac emp 1 man 1 wom 1 boy, Arbirlot; Jane Ford, wife, mar, 69, St Cyrus, Forfar. Jean Ford and Elizabeth Ford Wilson were also listed in the household.4,5
Last Edited: 25 Aug 2015


David Ford b. 21 Aug 1812


John Ford b. 12 Dec 1837
Jean Ford+ b. 15 Feb 1840
David Ford+ b. 4 May 1842, d. 5 Nov 1895
Isabella Ford6 b. s 1849


  1. [S40] From BN [Jun 2004].
  2. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), M112675 [Sep 2008].
  3. [S13] Website FreeCEN UK Census Online Project (http://www.freecen.org.uk/) FreeCEN SCT1841/280, Craig, Angus, folio 1 page 9; West Mains of Rossie [Sept 2008] & BN [Sept 2004].
  4. [S30] LDS 1881 Census [May 2001].
  5. [S40] BN [Jun 2004].
  6. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Marriage 1872 Cupar Fife 420/00 0034 image held [Aug 2015].