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John Esson (abt. 1806)

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John Esson
Born about in Aberdeenshire, Scotlandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 3 Feb 1833 in Logie-Coldstone, Aberdeenshire, Scotlandmap
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified 21 Jan 2019 | Created 23 Aug 2018
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Biography

1841 Census has a Janet Esson (70) or Widow Esson (60) on the same page either could be a mother or Aunt

"Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XTNR-64X : 10 February 2018), John Esson and Mary Forbes, 03 Feb 1833; citing Logie-Coldstone,Aberdeen,Scotland, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 993,339.


Son Baptised 04 May 1833 to John Esson and Mary Forbes [1]

1841 Census [2] and [3] has John Esson (35-Ag Labourer), Mary (30), Children John (4), Elspet (6) and Isabella (1) all born in Aberdeenshire and Living at Millhead, Logie Coldstone

1851 Census [4] Has John Esson (48 - Farmer of 76 Ac born Coldstone), Mary (41 - Born Strathdon), and children Elspet (16), Isobella (10), Christian (7), Henry (4) and Chas (2) all born in Coldstone. The residence was Millhead, Logie Coldstone

1861 Census [5] Has John Esson (58, Farmer of 80 acres born Logie Coldstone), Mary (51 born Strathdon), children Alexander (27 - Ploughman), Isabella (20), Christian (17), John (24 - Plowman etc), Harry (14-cattle Herd), Chas (12), Grandson John Esson (4) all born Logie-Coldstone, neice Anne Esson (14 scholar born Barrhead) and Domestic Eliza Smith (17) all living at Millhead, Logir Coldstone which was recorded as 5 rooms

1871 Census [6] Has John Esson (68 farmer of 90 acres arable), Mary (61), Isabella (30), Christina (27), Charles (22), and grandchildren John Esson (14) and Mary Illingworth (7) all born Logie Coldstone. Residence was 6 rooms named Millhead, Logie-Coldstone

There is a photo of John, Mary and several children at http://essonfamilyhistory.com/wppg_photogallery/pictures-of-people/

Sources

  1. "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XYXL-FJC : 10 February 2018), Alexander Esson, 27 Apr 1833; citing , reference , index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 993,339.
  2. "Scotland Census, 1841," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VY8C-SWX : 11 December 2017), Alexr Esson, Logie Coldstone, Aberdeenshire, Scotland; from "1841 England, Scotland & Wales census," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing p. 3, PRO HO 107, New Register House, Edinburgh; FHL microfilm 1,042,657.
  3. https://www.freecen.org.uk/search_records/5a13ff07f4040b9d6ee2b702?search_id=5c4554a4791e3be6187a6bae
  4. https://www.freecen.org.uk/search_records/5902662ce9379091b1c7daae?search_id=5c452cb3791e3be6187a5a7a
  5. https://www.freecen.org.uk/search_records/59026970e9379091b1d53eb6?search_id=5c45554f791e3be6187a6bc2
  6. https://www.freecen.org.uk/search_records/59026cf4e9379091b1e3d542?search_id=5c4556ba791e3be6187a6bd0


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