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John Cairns (1799 - 1873)

John Cairns
Born in Peebles, Peeblesshire, Scotlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died at age 74 in Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdommap
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Biography

John, son of David Cairns & Margaret Walkingshaw, was born on 19 April 1799 and baptised on 22 April 1799 in , Eddlestone, Peebles, Scotland.[1]

In the 1841 census John (age 49), Coal Miner, was in Thornton, Carrington, Midlothian.[2]

In the 1851 census John (age 51), Coalminer, was the head of household in Whitefaugh Hamlet, Carrington, Midlothian.[3]

In the 1861 census John (age 61), Carrier, was the head of household in Whitefaugh, Carrington, Midlothian.[4]

John's death (age 74) was registered in 1873 in the Carrington district.[5]

Research Notes

Notes from GEDCOM

  • Spouse: Catherine MAIN (1799-1868)
  • Occupation (3) 1868 (age 68-69) Miner
  • Death 14 May 1873 (age 74) Whitefaugh, Carrington, Midlothian, Scotland 4

Additional Information

  • Death Cause: Senile decay
  • Time of death was 6h 25m PM. Informant was his son David Cairns and registered May 16th 1873 at Carrington.

Sources

  1. Baptism: "Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
    Original data: Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013
    Ancestry Record 60143 #26369794 (accessed 30 September 2023)
    John Cairns baptism on 22 Apr 1799 (born 19 Apr 1799), son of David Cairns & Margaret Walkingshaw, in , Eddlestone, Peebles, Scotland.
  2. 1841 Census: "1841 Scotland Census"
    Parish: Carrington; ED: 4; Page: 4; Line: 850; Year: 1841
    Ancestry Record 1004 #555733 (accessed 30 September 2023)
    John Cairns (49), Coal M, in Thornton, Carrington, Midlothian. Born in Scotland.
  3. 1851 Census: "1851 Scotland Census"
    Parish: Carrington; ED: 4; Page: 10; Line: 16; Roll: CSSCT1851_175; Year: 1851; Household schedule number: 37; Roll: CSSCT1851_175
    Ancestry Record 1076 #85760 (accessed 30 September 2023)
    John Cairns (51), Coalminer, head of household in Whitefaugh Hamlet, Carrington, Midlothian. Born in Eddelstone, peebles.
  4. 1861 Census: "1861 Scotland Census"
    Parish: Carrington; ED: 1; Page: 18; Line: 23; Roll: CSSCT1861_122; Registration Number: 675; Household schedule number: 81; Roll: CSSCT1861_122
    Ancestry Record 1080 #369778 (accessed 30 September 2023)
    John Cairns (61), Carrier, head of household in Whitefaugh in Carrington registration district. Born in Eddleston, Peeblesshire.
  5. Death Registration: "Statutory Register of Deaths"
    National Records of Scotland, Ref: 675/5
    ScotlandsPeople (accessed 30 September 2023)
    John Cairns death registered 1873 in Carrington (age 74, mother's maiden name Walkingshaw).




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