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Mary Sinclair Groundwater

Mary Sinclair Groundwater

Female 1844 - 1922  (77 years)

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  • Name Mary Sinclair Groundwater  [1
    Born 2 Nov 1844  Smoogero, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 1922  Stromness, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I14431  My Relatives
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 

    Father Alexander Groundwater,   b. 31 Jul 1819,   d. 1914, Kirkwall & St Ola, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Phebey Corner,   b. 27 Mar 1818, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1846, Swanbister, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 18 May 1844  Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F3586  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Omond Brough,   b. 23 Dec 1840, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 17 Jan 1867  Yarpha, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. John Groundwater Brough,   b. 29 Oct 1867, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Alexander Paterson Brough,   b. 14 Sep 1869, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Mary Isabella Brough,   b. 14 Mar 1872, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. William Brough,   b. 3 Aug 1874, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. James Brough,   b. 1876, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941, Evie & Rendall, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
     6. Thomas Clouston Brough,   b. 1879, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     7. Edward Omand Brough,   b. 1881, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     8. Annie Still Brough,   b. 1886, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     9. Maggie Alexina Phoebe Miriam Brough,   b. 1888, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F5445  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • [File from Robert Ewan.FTW]

      !OPR Orphir, Orkney.General Register, 1819-54.2nd November 1844Was born Mary Sinclair, the lawful daughter of AlexurGroundwater and Phebe Corner in Smoogro , Orphir.!1851 Census : Orphir, Orkney.6-9) NaversdaleAlexander Groundwater Hd M 31 FarmServan t Oki : OrphirIsabella " W M 2 1" : "Mary " D6" : "William " S2" : "Maria " D1" : ".!1861 Census : Orphir, Orkney.5-27)Alex'r Groundwater Hd W 41 Farmer of20 Acre s Oki : Orphir,Mary " D U 16Farmer's Daughte r " : "William " S U 12Schola r " :"Maria " D U 11Farmer's Daughte r " : "Isabella " D 8" " " : "Alexandrina " D 6" " " : ".!Scottish Marriage Indexes:Brough, John Omond 1867 Orphir 1,Groundwater, Mary Sinclair 1867 Orphir 1.!Marriage Certificate :Registration District : Orphir, Orkney,Registration No. : 1 of 1867Date of Marriage : 17th January 1867.Place of Marriage : Yarpha, Orphir,Ceremony : Rites of the United PresbyterianChurch of Scotland, after Ban ns,Groom (signed) : John Omond Brough,Occupation : Farmer,Marital Status : Bachelor,Age : 27,Residence : Nether House, Groundwater,Orphir,Father : John Brough, Farmer,Mother : Isabella Brough m.s. Omond,Bride (signed) : Mary Sinclair Groundwater,Occupation : ---Marital Status : Spinster,Age : 21,Residence : Yarpha, Smoogero, Orphir,Father : Alexander Groundwater,Farmer,Mother : Phebe Groundwater m.s. Corner,deceased,Minister : Robert Reid, Minister U.P.Church, Firth,Witnesses : William Groundwater, CharlesStewart Still,Date Registered : 18th January 1867, at Orphir,Registrar : William Tait.!1871 Census : Orphir, Orkney.5-15) Nether GroundwaterJohn Brough Hd M 29 Farm ServantOki : Orph ir,Mary " W M 2 6" : "John " S 3" :"Alexander " S 1" :".!1881 Census : Orphir, Orkney.4-38) YarphaJohn Brough Hd M 40 Farmer of 120Acres Arable Employing 2 Me n & 2 Girls Oki : OrphirMary " W M 36" : "John G. " S 13 Schola r" :"Alexander " S 11 "": "Mary I. " D 9 "": "William " S 7"" : "James " S 3" : "Thomas " S 1" : "Cathrine Clouston Sv U 19 General Servan t" : "Elizabeth Groundwater Sv U 16 ""Oki : Kirkwall!1891 Census : Orphir, Orkney.4-3) YarphaJohn O. Brough Hd M 50 Farme rA Oki : OrphirMary " W M 47Farmer's Wif e " :"James " S 14Schola r " :"Thomas C. " S 1 1" " :"Edward O. " S 9"" : "Annie S. " D 5"" : "Alexina " D 3": "Barbra Robertson Sv U 43 GeneralServant, Domesti c " : Kirkwall.!1901 Census: Orphir, Orkney. P:23, D:4,19) Yarpha,John O. Brough Hd M 60 Farme rA Oki : Orphir,Mary S. " W M 56 Farmer's Wife " : "Annie S. " D U 15 Domestic,House Mai d " : "Maggie A. " D U 13 Schola r" : ".!Scottish Deaths Indexes:Groundwater, Mary Sinclair 77 1922 Stromness 3.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] File from Robert Ewan.FTW.
      Date of Import: 27 Dec 2007