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David Costie       

F. John Costie

b. c1786 in Rousay

M. Christina Marwick

d. 30.5.1872, Age 86, in Sourin, Rousay

m. 1) Betty Gibson on 8.11.1813 in Rousay    

 

Issue

David Costie

b. 23.10.1816

Rousay 

 

Betty Costie

b. 21.8.1819

Rousay 

 

Margaret Costie

b. 6.5.1822 

Rousay 

Christian Costie b. 3.1.1826 Rousay 
William Costie b. 30.10.1829 Rousay 

 

 

 

 

m.2) Christian Mowat on 10.10.1834 in Rousay 

         b. c1796 in Rousay
         d. 13.5.1874, Age about 78, in Sourin, Rousay 
         Parents: John Mowat, Farmer & Catherine Craigie

 

 

 

 

Issue  Alexander Costie b. 14.7.1835 Rousay 

 

Frances (Fanny) Costie

b. 10.3.1840     

Rousay 

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Margaret Costie     

F. David Costie

b. 6.5.1822 in Rousay

M. Betty Gibson

d. 29.10.1888 (age 66) in Cuppar, Evie

m. John Marwick on 29.12.1846 in Rousay

 

Issue

See entry for John Marwick

 

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William Costie  

F.David Costie

b.30.10.1829  in Rousay         

M. Betty Gibson

d. 22.4.1871, Age 41, in Wentworth, Ontario, Canada

m. Jane Robertson

     b. in Forgan, Fife, Scotland
     d. 27.11.1924 in Hamilton, Ontario

 

Issue

Elsie Costie

b. 15.4.1885

Ontario

William Costie

b. 1863

Ontario

Hugh Costie b. 1865 Ontario
Alexander Costie b. 15.1.1867 Ontario
James Costie b. 14.3.1870 Ontario
d. 6.4.1957 Seattle, Washington, USA

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Elsie Costie

F. William Costie

b. 15.4.1859 in Ontario

M. Jane Robertson

d. 9.11.1932 in Wentworth, Ontario

m. James Benson

 

Issue

Catherine Benson

b. 16.11.1885

Wentworth, Ontario 

Jane Benson b. 4.1.1887 Wentworth, Ontario 

 

Marjory Benson

b. 2.3.1889

Wentworth, Ontario 

Jesse Benson b. 12.9.1891 Wentworth, Ontario     d. 9.2.1954
Jean Benson b. 4.1.1893 Wentworth, Ontario 

 

Margaret Benson

b. c1894

Wentworth, Ontario 

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Hugh Costie       

F. William Costie

b. 1865 in Ontario

M. Jane Robertson

d. 31.1.1943 in Hamilton, Ontario

m. Louisa Farrell

    b. 29.12.1874 in Guelph, Wellington, Ontario
    d. 17.7.1949 in Hamilton, Ontario

 

Issue Raymond James Costie b. 6.6.1895 Hamilton, Ontario 
Hugh Grant Costie

b. 1898

Hamilton, Ontario

d. 1948 Hamilton

Elsie Costie

b. 1902

Hamilton, Ontario

d. 1902 Hamilton
William Strune Costie b. 12.2.1904 Hamilton, Ontario
d. 1966 Hamilton
Alexander Costie b. 19.4.1907 Hamilton, Ontario
d. 1971 Hamilton
Norman Anthony Costie b. 24.1.1909 Hamilton, Ontario
d. 1939 Hamilton
Jean Louise Costie b. 20.10.1911 Hamilton, Ontario
d. 1991 Hamilton
Margaret Irene Costie b. 20.10.1911 Hamilton, Ontario
d. 1978 Hamilton

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Alexander Costie

F. David Costie

b. 14.7.1835 in Rousay

M. Betty Gibson

d. 1891 in Rousay

m. Betsy Gibson on 23.11 1858 in Rousay

     b. c1834 in Rousay
     d. 1917, Age 83, in Rousay

Issue

Hugh Costie

b. 1859

Rousay

Alexander Costie b. 1862 Rousay
John Costie b. 1864 Rousay
William Costie b. 8.1.1866 Rousay
Betsy Costie b. 1868 Rousay
Mary Costie b. 1870 Rousay
James Costie b. 1873 Rousay
Margaret Costie b. 1877 Rousay
Robert Costie b. 1880 Rousay

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Frances (Fanny) Costie

F.  David Costie 

b. 10.3.1840 in Rousay

M. Betty Gibson 

d. 1908, Age 67, in Rousay

m. Malcolm Grieve on 12.4.1861 in Rousay

Issue

See Entry for Malcolm Grieve

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Ann Gibson Grieve                   

F. Malcolm Grieve

b. 14.7.1862 in Rousay

M. Frances (Fanny) Costie

d. 1881 in Rousay

m. John Yorston Grieve in 1880 in Rousay

No Issue

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Jean Craigie Grieve       

F. Malcolm Grieve

b. 18.5.1868 in Rousay                                    

M. Frances (Fanny) Costie

d. 1951, Age 82, in Rousay 

m. John Kent of Westray in 1888 in Rousay

 

Issue

Malcolm Kent

b. 1889

Westray

 

Thomas Kent

b. 1891

Westray

John Kent b. 1893 Westray
Annabina Kent b. 1895 Westray
Mary Jane Kent b. 1898 Westray

 

James Kent b. 1900 Westray
Winifred Kent b. 1902 Westray
William Kent b. 1904 Westray
Frank Kent b. 1906 Westray
Jessie Kent b. 1908 Westray

 

Alexander Kent

b. 1910

Westray

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John Yortson Grieve 

F.  Alexander Grieve

b. 26.1.1859 in Rousay

M. Margaret Harrold

d. 30.10.1889, Age 30, in Rousay (TB)

m. Ann Gibson Grieve in 1880 in Rousay

 

No Issue

 (Ann died in 1881)
Had a son with Margaret Leonard
Issue John Grieve b. 1884 Rousay

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John Grieve              

F. John Yorston Grieve

b. 1884 in Rousay

M. Margaret Leonard

Had a daughter with Elizabeth Marwick

 

Issue

Maggie Jessie Grieve

b. 1906

Rousay

m. Catherine (Katie) Russell in 1911 in Rousay, daughter of John Russell

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James Jaffray Craigie                 Farmer

F.  John Craigie

 b. 28.9.1868 in Unst, Shetland

M. Margaret Inkster

m. Mary Coffin Jamieson on 15.12.1898 in Unst, Shetland

Issue Margaret Craigie b. 1900 Unst, Shetland
d. 1988 (age 87) Lerwick, Shetland
m. Gilbert Thomson on 1.3.1923 in Unst, Shetland
James Craigie b. 10.11.1902 Unst, Shetland
d. 1902 Unst, Shetland
Isabella Godsman Craigie b. 20.10.1903 Unst, Shetland
James John Jaffray Craigie b. 1908 Unst, Shetland

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Jane Galloway              

F. Tom Galloway

M. Ethel Marwick

m. Jim Purdon

Issue James Purdon

Cameron Purdon

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Ellen Galloway              

F. Tom Galloway

M. Ethel Marwick

m. James Thomson

Issue Jean Thomson
Ian Thomson
Robert Thomson
Elaine Thomson

James Marwick Thomson

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Thomas Galloway              

F. Tom Galloway

M. Ethel Marwick

m. Teresa Faulkner

Issue

Wendy Galloway

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John Galloway              

F. Tom Galloway

M. Ethel Marwick

m. Jackie Hay

Issue

Mark Galloway

Margaret Galloway m. B McConnell

 

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Ethel Galloway              

F. Tom Galloway

M. Ethel Marwick

m. Al Bohonos

Issue

David Bohonos

m. Linda

Lynn Bohonos m. Nick, daughter Olivia

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James Marwick Thomson     

F. James Thomson

M. Ellen Galloway

m. Linda

Issue

Matthew James Thomson

Lia Marie Thomson

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Isabella Godsman Craigie      Teacher in Rousay, then Laurencekirk 

F.  James Jaffray Craigie

b. 20. 10.1903 in Unst, Shetland

M. Mary Coffin Jamieson

d. 9.1.1964, age 60, in Stracathro Hospital, Angus
    UR: Garvock Schoolhouse Laurencekirk, Kincardineshire
m. James Grieve of Fa'doon on 6.4.1934 in Rousay

Issue See entry for James Grieve

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James John Jaffray Craigie 

F.  James Jaffray Craigie

b. 1908 in Unst, Shetland

M. Mary Coffin Jamieson

d. 17.6.1963 in Melbourne, Vic, Australia
m. 1)  Isabella Jemima Hughson in 1931 in Unst, Shetland
          d. 1932 (age 18) in Unst, Shetland 

Issue Isabella EM Craigie b. 1932 Unst, Shetland
m. 2)  Rebecca Kessler in 1939 in Marleybone, London
Issue David Jaffray Craigie b. 1941 Edinburgh
Ian James Craigie b. 1944 Kirkcaldy, Fife

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William Craigie 

F.  John Craigie

b. 27.5.1865 in Unst, Shetland

M. Margaret Inkster

d. 17.4.1926 in Arbilot, Forfar
m.  Mary Jane Gatt on 10.11.1904 in Aberdeen

Issue William Gordon Craigie b. 16.5.1903 Aberdour, Aberdeenshire
Theodore Roosevelt Duth Craigie b. 1907 Aberdour, Aberdeenshire
d. 1907 Aberdour, Aberdeenshire
Robert John Bell Craigie b. 1909 Aberdour, Aberdeenshire
Frederick Craigie b. 1910 Aberdour, Aberdeenshire
d. 20.6.1931 Woolwich, London
Allan Douglas Craigie b. 2.1.1913 Kilmadock, Perthshire

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William Gordon Craigie 

F.  William Craigie

b. 16.5.1905 in Aberdour, Aberdeenshire

M. Mary Jane Gatt

d. 1989 (age 83) in Edinburgh
m.  Margaret Mary Reid in 1933 in Inverurie

Issue Margaret Isobel Craigie b. 1935 Inverurie
m. Eric Bennett Reid in 1957 in Aberdeen . 

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Allan Douglas Craigie 

F.  William Craigie

b. 2.1.1913 in Kilmadock, Perthshire

M. Mary Jane Gatt

d. 1969 (age56) in Carnoustie, Angus
m.  Nellie Craig Forbes on 1.4.1939 in Carnoustie, Angus

Issue Alan Craigie b. 1940 Barry, Angus
d. 7.6.2011                            Johannesburg, South Africa 

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Alan Craigie 

F. Allan Douglas Craigie

b. 1940 in Barry, Angus

M. Nellie Craig Forbes

d. 7.6.2011 in Johannesburg, South Africa
m. Gail Isabel Theesen in South Africa

Issue Tanya Michelle Craigie b. 26.6.1971 Johannesburg, South Africa
Dominique Gail Craigie b. 9.9.1973
Eve Nicole Craigie b. 20.8.1977                            South Africa 

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William Corsie 

F. NK

M. NK

m. Margaret Harcus on 7.3.1799 in Rousay

Issue William Corsie b. 30.9.1799 Rousay
Mary Corsie b. 29.6.1801 Rousay
Betty Corsie b. 12.5.1803  Rousay

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William Corsie                  Skaill, Westside

F. William Corsie

b. 30.9.1799 in Rousay

M. Margaret Harcus

d. 1863 (age 63) in Kirkwall
m. Janet Louttit, Faraclett in Rousay

Issue See entry for Janet Louttit

                                      

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Robert Couper

F. David Couper

b. 1879 in Kirkwall

M. Williamina Tait Garrioch

d. 22.1.1942 in Featherston, NZ
m. Margaret Clouston Spence on 13.4.1899 in Stromness
     b. 15.5.1872 in Stromness
     d. 3.7.1945 (age 73) in Auckland, NZ

Issue James Grant Gunn Couper b. 20.8.1900 Stromness
David Alexander Couper b. 10.10.1904 Stromness

 

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James Grant Gunn Couper

F. Robert Couper

b. 20.8.1900 in Stromness

M. Williamina Tait Garrioch

d. 20.8.1965 in Auckland, NZ
m. Caroline Swanson on 24.9.1924 in Stromness
     b. 1905 in Walls, Orkney

Issue James Robert Couper b. 1925 Stromness
d.  Waihi Beach, NZ
Robin Alfred Couper b. 1948 NZ
d. 1.2.2002 Auckland, NZ

 

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David Alexander Couper

F. Robert Couper

b. 10.10.1904 in Stromness

M. Williamina Tait Garrioch

d. 25.7.1979 (age 74) in Whanganui, NZ
m. 1) Jessie Ellen Stout in 1924 in Kirkwall
         b. 20.2.1901 in Fair Isle
         d. 12.10.1931 (age 29) in Featherston, NZ
Emigrated to NZ in 1927

Issue Mary Joyce Couper b. 1924 Stromness
d. 5.3.1925 (age 0) Stromness
Jessie Margaret Couper b. 1925 Stromness
d. 16.1.1926 (age 0) Stromness
Margaret Couper b. 12.11.1927 Featherston, NZ
d. 8.4.2017 (age 89) Whanganui, NZ
m. John Lawrence Power on 13.3.1948 in Whanganui, NZ
     b. 12.11.1920
     d. 14.6.2007 (age 86) NZ
Living Couper (at 2017) b.  NZ
m. 2)  Beatrice Annie Chenery on 6.12.1933 in Christchurch, NZ
          b. 17.11.1909
          d. 5.5.2006 (age 96) in NZ
Issue Janice Ann Couper b. 19.12.1950 Whanganui, NZ
d. 19.10.2013 (age 62) Whanganui, NZ
Four other children, still living in 2017

 

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Mary Corsie

F. William Corsie

b. 14.12.1831 in Rousay

M. Janet Louttit

d. 14.4.1866 (age 34) in Rousay
m.  Sinclair Mackay, Schoolteacher, on 31.10.1854 in Rousay
       b. 17.12.1809 in Halkirk, Caithness
       d. 2.6.1886 (age 76) in Kirkwall

Issue James Sinclair Mackay b. 1856 Rousay
William Mackay b. 13.11.1858 Rousay
Mary Gardner Mackay b. 1861 Rousay
d. 1929 (age 67) Glasgow
Harriet Elizabeth Mackay b. 1863 Rousay
d. 1946 (age 83) Buckhaven, Fife
Allan Corsie Mackay b. 1865 Rousay

 

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William Harcus

F. NK

 

M. NK

m. 1)  Janet Marwick on 26.12.1817 at Lingro, Rousay 

Issue Janet Marwick Harcus b. 24.3.1819 Lingro, Rousay
m. 2 ) Isabella Harcus on 15.1.1821 in Burness, Rousay            See
Issue Mary Harcus b. 11.12.1821 Rousay
Isabella Harcus b. 27.4.1823 Rousay

 

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Janet Marwick Harcus           Edinburgh

F. William Harcus

b. 24.3.1819 in Lingro, Rousay M. Janet Marwick
d. 10.2.1883 (age 63) in Edinburgh

m.Nicol Gibson on 23.8.1853 in Edinburgh 

Issue See entry for .Nicola Gibson

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Violet Bisset Drever

F. Thomas Leslie Drever

b. 28.12.1907 in Kirkwall 

M. Mary Learmonth Gibson

d. 13.2.1959 (age 52) in Kirkwall

m.  George Harcus Logie in 1927 in Rousay 

 

 

 

Issue

See entry for  George Harcus Logie

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Margaret Dickson         Nurse  

F.   Caleb Dickson

b. 11.11.1835 in Firth           

M.  Margaret Isbister

d. 18.4.1895 (age 59) in Kirkwall

 

m.   James Gibson of Geo, Westness on 11.11.1858 in Rousay  

Issue

See entry for James Gibson          

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Mary Learmonth Gibson

F. James Gibson

b. 26.6.1867 in Rousay 

M. Margaret Dickson

d. 5.4.1910 (age 43) in Kirkwall

m.  Thomas Leslie Drever on 4 7 1903 in Kirkwall 

 

 

 

Issue Nora Drever b. 1904 Kirkwall
d. 1968 (age 64) Kirkwall
Runa Drever b. 1905 Kirkwall
d. 1968 (age 62) Holm
Violet Bisset Drever b. 28.12.1908 Kirkwall

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Margaret Isbister

F. William Isbister

b. 30.4.1810 in Firth 

M. Isabella Millar

d. 19.5.1878 (age 68) in Firth

m.  Caleb Dickson 

 

 

 

Issue William Dickson b. 17.8.1832 Firth
John Dickson b. 17.8.1834 Firth
Margaret Dickson b. 11.11.1835 Firth
James Dickson b. 1.11. 1837 Firth
d. 16.7.1909 (age 71) Brooklyn, NY, USA
Caleb Dickson Jr b. 28.5.1840 Firth
Robert Dickson b. 27.7.1842 Firth
d. 2.12.1915 (age 73) Firth
Thomas Dickson b. 15.9.1844 Firth
Mary Dickson b. 30.3.1847 Firth
Jessie Dickson b. 24.11.1849 Firth
Jemima Dickson b. 1853 Firth
Isabella Dickson b. 12.10.1856 Firth

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Caleb Dickson

F. James Dixon

b. 1805 in Firth 

M. Jane Wilson

d. 12.12.1886 (age 81) in Stromness

m.  Margaret Isbister 

 

 

 

Issue See entry for Margaret Isbister

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Caleb Dickson Jr

F. Caleb Dickson

b. 28.5.1840 in Firth 

M. Margaret Isbister

d. 8.2.1924 (age 83) in Stronsay

m.  Janet Cock in 1866 in Stronsay 

        b. 1839 in Stronsay
        d. 1917 (age 78) in Stronsay
Issue Ann Dickson b. 1866 Stronsay
Margaret Isabel Dickson b. 1872 Stronsay
d. 1950 (age 78) Stronsay
Barbara  Mary Dickson b. 1872 Stronsay
d. 1882 (age 10) Stronsay

 

 

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Isabella Dickson 

F. Caleb Dickson

b. 12.10.1856  in Firth 

M. Margaret Isbister

d. 1942 (age 85) in Stromness

m.  Peter Linklater Johnston in 1885 in Stromness 

      Taylor & Clothier
      b. 30.8.1854 in Stromness
      d. 1924 (age 70) in Stromness
Issue Violet Jane Johnston b. 1880 Stromness
d. 1949 (age 68) Aberdeen
Peter Linklater Johnston Jr b. 1885 Stromness
d. 1965 (age 79) Stromness
William Dickson Johnston b. 1889 Stromness
d. 1958 (age 69) Stromness
Isabel Johnston b. 1892 Stromness
Rognvald Gibson Johnston b. 1899 Stromness
d. 1975 (age 76) Stromness

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William Isbister         

F. Hugh Isbister

b. c1781 in Firth

M. Christian Clouston

d. Bet 1841 and 1851 in Firth

Ran the Pomona Inn in Finstown with his wife for several years
m.  Isabella Miller 
      b. c1788 in Firth

      d. Bet 1851 and 1855 in Firth

 

 

 

Issue Margaret Isbister b. 30.4.1810 Firth
John Millar Isbister b. 20.8.1811 Firth
William Isbister b. 20.11.1814 Firth
Mary Isbister b. 15.11.1816 Firth
Jean Isbister b. 8.3.1819 Firth
Isabella Isbister b. 6.1.1822 Firth
d. 4.4.1900 (age 78) Firth
m. John Firth on 2.4.1840 in Firth.  Issue: Catherine Firth

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Hugh Isbister         

F. NK

M. NK

m. Christian Clouston 
Issue William Isbister b. c1781 Firth
Christina Isbister b. c1784 Firth
d. 9.1.1872 (age 88) Stenness

 

 

 

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