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Alexander Runciman (1803 - 1875)

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Alexander Runciman
Born in North Berwick, Haddingtonshire, Scotland, United Kingdommap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Edinburgh, , Midlothian, Scotlandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified | Created 30 Aug 2013
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Contents

Biography

This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import. It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.

Name

Name: Alexander Runciman

[1]

Birth

Birth:
Date: ABT 1803
Place: North Berwick, , East Lothian, Scotland
Note: (Eliz. Archer has born 17 Apr 1803 North Berwick ELN)[2]

Death

Death:
Date: 17 SEP 1875
Place: Glasgow, , Lanarkshire, Scotland
Note: aged 72, at 2am of paralysis of 2 yrs duration; "sometime engineer", married to Jane THOMSON, s/o John RUNCIMAN, market gardener, and Jeanie m.s. BARRIE, both dec.. Inf. son L T RUNCIMAN, son, present[3][4]


Ancestors of Interest

Ancestors of Interest: @SUB1@

Christening

Christening:
Date: 24 APR 1803
Place: North Berwick, , East Lothian, Scotland[5][6]

Occupation

Date: 1829
Place: Edinburgh, , Midlothian, Scotland[7]
Occupation: a marine engineer
Date: JAN 1871
Place: , , ?LKS, Scotland[8]
Occupation: Marine Engineer (Steamship)[9][10][11]

Marriage

Husband: Alexander Runciman
Wife: Jane Thomson
Child: Alexander Runciman
Child: James Runciman
Child: Charles Runciman
Child: Louis Thomson Runciman
Child: John Runciman
Child: William Runciman
Child: Jane Barrie Runciman
Child: William Runciman
Child: John Cormack Runciman
Marriage:
Date: 11 JUN 1829
Place: Edinburgh, , Midlothian, Scotland[12][13][14]

Census

Census:
Date: 1841
Place: Renfield, , Lanarkshire, Scotland
Note: RUNCIMAN: Alex 35 engineer b SCT; Jean 30 b LKS; Alex 10, Jane 6, Willm 4 all b SCT; Jas 1 b LKS[15]
Census:
Date: 1851
Place: Barony, , Lanarkshire, Scotland
Note: RENSIMAN (Anc) RUNSIMAN (FMP): Alex 47 steam boat engineer b Berwick, HAD; wife Jane 44 b Blackwood, LKS; Children: Wiliam 14 app. stationer, Jane 16, dress maker, both b Berwick, HAD; James 10 (18 on anc) scholar b Glasgow; Charles 8, Lewis 5, both scholars b Glasgow[16]
Census:
Date: 1871
Place: Glasgow Barony, Dist of Anderston, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Note: RUNCIMAN: Alex 67 engineer in "straman" b N Berwick, HAD; wife Jane 64 b Lesmahagow, LKS (transcribed as James, wife); Son Louis 25 bookseller b Glasgow[17]


Sources

  • Source: S1597 Title: FamilySearch Labs Record Search (LDS), Url: http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/ Abbreviation: FamilySearch Labs Record Search (LDS)
  • Source: S201 Title: 1841 Census for Scotland, Record Type: Census transcripts, Location: Scotland, Record Info: via Ancestry.com Abbreviation: Census: 1841 SCT via Ancestry Publication: 1841 Repository: #R121
  • Repository: R121 Name: Ancestry.com Address: Country: USA
  • Source: S203 Title: 1851 Census for Scotland, Record Type: Census transcripts, Location: Scotland, Record Info: via Ancestry.com Abbreviation: Census: 1851 SCT via Ancestry Publication: 1851 Repository: #R121
  • Source: S207 Title: 1871 Census for Scotland, Record Type: Census transcripts, Location: Scotland, Record Info: via Ancestry.com Abbreviation: Census: 1871 SCT via Ancestry Publication: 1871 Repository: #R121
  • Source: S3222 Title: "Scotland and Beyond" (2004) plus subsequent research by Alan RUNCIMAN, Ros RUNCIMAN, Lawrence FLETCHER, Lorna HENDERSON & many, many others, Compiler Address: UK, Australia and New Zealand Abbreviation: "Scotland and Beyond" (2004), plus subsequent research Author: Diane Middleton Jen Jelley Alan Runciman Ros Runciman Laurie Fletcher Lorna Henderson and many others Publication: Jul 2013 Note: imported on 2013/07/24 at 15:44:27.
  • Source: S3225 Title: Death Registration Abbreviation: Death Registration
  • Source: S3233 Title: Old Parish Record Abbreviation: OPR
  • Source: S3234 Title: Marriage Registration Abbreviation: Marriage Registration
  • Source: S56 Title: Scottish Birth, Marriage, Death entries (from 1855), Record Type: Scottish BMDB entries (from 1855), File Number: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php Abbreviation: BDM: Scotlands People certs from 1855
  1. Source: #S3222 Page: Birth 24 Apr 1803 (North Berwick) Dth 17 Sep 1875 (Glasgow) Alexander s/o John & Jean (BARRIE) RUNCIMAN; Marr. Jean THOMSON (b. 12 May 1806 Lesmahagow), Pg 4
  2. Source: #S56 Page: Dth 1875 Alexander RUNCIMAN, Glasgow Dist 644/9 pg 226, copy d/loaded Dec 2005
  3. Source: #S56 Page: Dth 1875 Alexander RUNCIMAN, Glasgow Dist 644/9 pg 226, copy d/loaded Dec 2005
  4. Source: #S3222 Page: Birth 24 Apr 1803 (North Berwick) Dth 17 Sep 1875 (Glasgow) Alexander s/o John & Jean (BARRIE) RUNCIMAN; Marr. Jean THOMSON (b. 12 May 1806 Lesmahagow), Pg 4
  5. Source: #S3233 Page: Bap. 24 Apr 1803 Alexander RUNCIMAN, North Berwick, ELN, SCT - 713/00 0040 0245
  6. Source: #S3222 Page: Birth 24 Apr 1803 (North Berwick) Dth 17 Sep 1875 (Glasgow) Alexander s/o John & Jean (BARRIE) RUNCIMAN; Marr. Jean THOMSON (b. 12 May 1806 Lesmahagow), Pg 4
  7. Source: #S3222
  8. Source: #S56 Page: Marr. 1871 James RUNCIMAN and Mary THOMSON, Edinburgh Dist 685/1 pg 9, copy d/loaded Dec 2005
  9. Source: #S3225 Page: per son James Death Registration in 1905 - 644/09 1328
  10. Source: #S3234 Page: Dundee - 282/01 0093 CONT 1870 The additional description re 'steamship' is recorded on son Charles 1870 marriage registration.
  11. Source: #S3222 Page: Birth 24 Apr 1803 (North Berwick) Dth 17 Sep 1875 (Glasgow) Alexander s/o John & Jean (BARRIE) RUNCIMAN; Marr. Jean THOMSON (b. 12 May 1806 Lesmahagow), Pg 4
  12. Source: #S56 Page: Marr. 1871 James RUNCIMAN and Mary THOMSON, Edinburgh Dist 685/1 pg 9, copy d/loaded Dec 2005
  13. Source: #S1597 Page: Marr. 11 Jun 1829 Alexander RUNCIMAN & Jean s/o John THOMSON, Edinburgh St Cuthberts, MLN, from Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910 batch M11989-6 film 1066764, extracted Jan 2012
  14. Source: #S3222 Page: Birth 24 Apr 1803 (North Berwick) Dth 17 Sep 1875 (Glasgow) Alexander s/o John & Jean (BARRIE) RUNCIMAN; Marr. Jean THOMSON (b. 12 May 1806 Lesmahagow) ;Pg 4
  15. Source: #S201 Page: Renfield, LKS Par. 622 ED 11 hsehold Alex & Jean RUNCIMAN (indexed on ancestry as Rusmierl or Remsmierl), extracted Jan 2008
  16. Source: #S203 Page: Barony, LKS Par 622 ED 5A pg 2 Sched 10, hsehold of Alex and Jane RENSIMAN (ancestry transcription), extracted Jan 2008
  17. Source: #S207 Page: Glasgow Barony, Dist Anderston, LKS Reg 644/8 ED 14 Pg 25 Sched 136, hsehold of Alex and Jane RUNCIMAN, extracted Jan 2008

Acknowledgments

Thank you to Alan Runciman for creating WikiTree profile Runciman-526 through the import of RUNCIMANAlansPaternal4WikiTreeAug2013.ged on Aug 29, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Alan and others.



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On 27 Nov 2017 at 14:00 GMT Alan Runciman Jr wrote:

I have added an explanatory narrative to Jane's Profile regarding her name.

On 27 Nov 2017 at 08:05 GMT Lorna Henderson wrote:

Thanks Sandra - Jane and Jean are fully interchangeable.

Most census data shows her as Jane - haven't checked which version she was baptized under.



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