Rousay 1901 Census 

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Key
Rel = Relationship to Head of Household
Mar = Marital Status
MS = Maiden Surname where known (added by RCM)
Where Born = Rousay, unless otherwise stated

 

Address

Name

Rel

Age

Mar

Occupation

MS

Where Born

Grain

Hugh Marwick

Head

36

M

Fisherman

 

 

 

Isabella Marwick

Wife

41

M

 

Mainland

 

 

Mary Kirkness

Stepdaur

18

U

 

 

 

 

Sarah A Marwick

Daur

11

 

 

 

 

 

Ida Marwick

Daur

6

 

 

 

 

 

Thomas Marwick

Son

5

 

 

 

 

 

James Marwick

Son

1

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret Low

Boarder

50

U

 

 

 

 

Moan 1

Janet Clouston

Head

90

W

 

Alexander

 

 

John Clouston

Son

70

U

Farmer

 

 

 

David Clouston

Son

59

U

Ret Farm Labourer

 

 

 

Ann Clouston

Daur

56

U

Ret Farm Labourer

 

 

 

Moan 2

Betsy Borwick

Head

63

W

 

Clouston

 

 

U Hammerfield

James Flaws

Head

27

M

Mason

 

 

 

Mary Flaws

Wife

27

M

 

Marwick

 

 

James Flaws

Son

5

 

 

 

 

 

David Flaws

Son

4

 

 

 

 

 

Arthur Flaws

Son

2 mths

 

 

 

 

 

David Marwick

Brother in Law

11

 

 

 

 

 

Arthur Robertson

Lodger

49

U

Own means

 

 

 

L Hammerfield

James Flaws   

Head

75

W

Ret Seaman

 

 

 

Margaret  Flaws

Sister

55

U

Housekeeper

 

 

 

L Hammerfield

Alexr Learmonth

Head

32

M

Farmer

 

Sanday

 

Elsie C Learmonth

Wife

31

M

 

Gibson

 

 

Tou 1

Magnus Clouston

Head

74

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Janet  Clouston

Wife

72

M

 

Craigie

 

 

John Clouston

Son

32

M

Fisherman

 

 

 

Maggie A Clouston

Daur in Law

20

M

 

Craigie

 

 

Maggie J Clouston

Granddaur

7 mths

 

 

 

 

 

Tou 2

David Marwick

Head

77

M

Shoemaker

 

 

 

Betsy Marwick

Wife

71

M

 

Clouston

 

 

Archibald Leonard

Grandson

20

U

App Blacksmith

 

 

 Quoygray 1

Magnus Kirkness

Head

60

M

Blacksmith

 

 

 

Isabella Kirkness

Wife

51

M

 

Gibson

 

 

Isabella Kirkness

Daur

24

U

Dressmaker

 

 

 

Mary Kirkness

Daur

19

U

Art Student

 

 

 

Quoygray 2

Margaret Inkster

Head

59

U

Own Means

 

 

 

Quoyostray 1

Betsy Kirkness

Head

49

W

 

Mackay

 

 

Mark Kirkness

Son

22

U

 

 

 

 

James Kirkness

Son

20

U

App. Joiner

 

 

 

John Kirkness

Son

14

U

 

 

 

 

Betsy Mackay

Visitor

78

W

Ret Shopkeeper

 

Stromness 

 

Quoyostray 2

Eliza R Inkster

Head

50

W

 

Kirkness

 

 

David James Inkster

Son

22

U

App Joiner

 

 

 

Quoys

John Learmonth

Head

30

M

Farmer

 

 Sanday

 

Mary Learmonth

Wife

28

M

 

 

 

 

James Learmonth

Son

4

 

 

 

Sanday

 

Thomas Learmonth

Son

9 mths

 

 

 

Sanday

 

Louis Benston

Servant

19

U

Farm Servant.

 

Eday

 

Innister

William Learmonth

Head

65

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Mary Learmonth

Wife

68

M

 

Gibson

 

 

Annie Learmonth

Daur

40

U

Farm worker

 

 

 

Mary Alice Stevenson

Granddaur

6

 

 

 

 

 

Isabella Johnstone

Servant

26

U

Domestic Servant

 

 

 

William Leonard

Servant

18

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Hugh Marwick

Servant

14

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Furse

David Inkster

Head

39

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Isabella Inkster

Wife

35

M

 

Sinclair

 

 

Annabella Inkster

Daur

15

U

 

 

 

 

William Inkster

Son

13

 

 

 

 

 

Lydia Inkster

Daur

11

 

 

 

 

 

Hugh Inkster

Son

7

 

 

 

 

 

Mary  Inkster

Daur

6

 

 

 

 

 

Maggie J Inkster

Daur

3

 

 

 

 

 

Violet Inkster

Daur

9 mths

 

 

 

 

 

James Marwick

Servant

24

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Sketquoy

Hugh Sinclair

Head

80

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Isabella Sinclair

Wife

74

M

 

Gibson

 

 

Violet Sinclair

Granddaur

19

U

Farm Worker

 

Edinburgh 

 

John Pearson

Servant

16

U

Ploughman

 

 

 

James Craigie

Servant

14

U

Orraman

 

 

 

Stenisgorn

Robert Sinclair

Head

37

M

Farm Manager

 

 

 

Maggie J Sinclair

Wife

28

M

 

Flaws

 

 

Robert Sinclair

Son

10

 

 

 

 

 

George Sinclair

Son

7

 

 

 

 

 

Saviskaill

Walter Muir

Head

26

U

Farmer

 

Sanday

 

Isabella Muir

Sister

35

U

Housekeeper

 

Sanday

 

Jane Muir

Servant

3

U

Dairymaid

 

Sanday

 

Robert Muir

Servant

25

U

Horseman

 

Kirkwall

 

Thomas Muir

Servant

22

U

Horseman

 

Stronsay

 

John Grieve

Servant

17

U

Cattleman

 

 

 

Langskaill

Jane Gibson

Head

66

W

 

Gibson

 

 

Annabina Gibson

Daur

39

U

 

 

 

 

David Gibson

Son

32

U

Farm Manager

 

 

 

Mary Cooper

Granddaur

20

U

Domestic Servant

 

 

 

Anna May Cooper

Granddaur

8

 

 

 

Sanday

 

Clara Craigie

Servant

15

U

Domestic Servant

 

 

 

James Craigie

Servant

17

U

Ploughman

 

 

 

David Pearson

Servant

14

U

Orraman

 

 

 

Vacquoy

John Sinclair

Head

42

M

Joiner

 

 

 

Barbara Sinclair

Wife

36

M

 

Gibson

 

 

Hugh Alex Sinclair

Son

1 mth

 

 

 

 

 

Vacquoy

Alice Gibson

Visitor

27

U

Farmer's Sister

 

 

 

William Wotherspoon

Lodger

60

U

Own Means

 

Glasgow

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maybank 1

James Clouston

Head

35

M

Postmaster

 

 

 

Annabella Clouston

Wife

28

M

 

Craigie

 

 

Clara Clouston

Daur

8

 

 

 

 

 

James Clouston

Son

4

 

 

 

 

 

Maybank 2

Isabella Craigie

Head

68

U

Former Servant

 

 

 

Schoolhouse

Jessie Marwick

Head

28

U

Teacher

 

 

 

Mary Ann Inkster

Cousin

24

U

Farmer's Daur

 

 

 

Cogar

William Inkster

Head

69

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Mary Inkster

Wife

64

M

 

Gibson

 

 

Robert A Inkster

Son

21

U

 

 

 

 

Old School

James G Craigie

Head

38

M

Inspector of Poor

 

 

 

Annabella Craigie

Wife

32

M

 

Chalmers

Stronsay

 

Annie F Craigie

Daur

1 mth

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Craigie

Sister

35

U

 

 

 

 

Mary Craigie

Aunt

70

U

 

 

 

 

Falquoy 1

James Craigie

Head

50

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Janet Craigie

Wife

49

M

 

Sinclair

 

 

Alexina Craigie

Daur

21

U

 

 

 

 

Clara Craigie

Daur

19

U

 

 

 

 

Sarah Craigie

Daur

14

 

 

 

 

 

Alice Craigie

Daur

9

 

 

 

 

 

Falquoy 2

John Craigie

Head

56

U

Tailor

 

 

 

Claybank

Henrietta Pearson (See)

Head

56

W

 

Harcus

 

 

William Pearson

Son

23

U

Unemployed Baker

 

 

 

Turbitail

Hugh Craigie

Head

74

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Ann Craigie

Wife

71

M

 

Gibson

 

 

Maggie J  Craigie

Daur

32

U

 

 

 

 

Maggie J  Craigie

Granddaur

12

 

 

 

 

 

Castlehill

Robert Pearson

Head

27

U

Farmer

 

 

 

Burness

James Alexander

Head

47

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Sarah Alexander

Wife

38

M

 

Marwick

 

 

James S Marwick

Stepson

16

U

App Blacksmith

 

 

 

Magnus Marwick

Brother in Law

20

U

(Feeble Minded)

 

 

 

Shalter

William Marwick

Head

61

W

Farmer

 

 

 

Margaret A  Marwick

Daur

22

U

 

 

 

 

Lizzie Marwick

Daur

19

U

 

 

 

 

Frederick Marwick

Son

9

 

 

 

 

Garret

Margaret Mowat (See)

Head

74

W

 

Marwick

 

 

Mary Mowat

Daur

34

U

Dressmaker

 

 

 

Ploverhall

 Magnus Craigie

Head

44

M

Ploughman

 

 

 

Ellen Craigie

Wife

42

M

 

Cooper

 

 

David Craigie

Son

12

 

 

 

 

 

John Craigie

Son

11

 

 

 

 

 

Lily Craigie

Daur

9

 

 

 

 

 

Alice Craigie

Daur

7

 

 

 

 

 

Ellen Mary Craigie

Daur

2

 

 

 

 

 

Little Cogar

John M Inkster

Head

60

M

Fisherman & Att Officer

 

 

 

Betsy Inkster

Wife

56

M

 

 

 

 

Evrybist

Alexander Craigie

Head

48

M

General Labourer

 

 

 

Jeannie Craigie

Wife

44

M

 

Gillespie

Walls

 

Beatrice Craigie

Daur

12

 

 

 

 

 

Emily Craigie

Daur

10

 

 

 

 

 

Ivy Craigie

Daur

9

 

 

 

 

 

Upper Kirkgate

Mary Craigie

Head

82

W

 

 

 

 

Blackhammer

Mary Craigie

Head

55

W

 

Sinclair

 

 

James Robertson

Son

31

U

Former Servant

 

 

 

Mary Craigie

Daur

16

U

 

 

 

 

Manse 1

Margaret Louttit

Head

49

W

 

Gibson

 

 

Isabella Louttit

Daur

22

U

Dressmaker

 

 

 

Manse 2

Barbara Louttit

Head

74

U

Own Means

 

 

 

Graystane

Janet Murray

Head

84

W

 

Louttit

 

 

Janet Murray

Daur

42

U

 

 

 

 

Kirkgate

Hugh Pearson

Head

46

M

Fisherman

 

 

 

Jane Pearson

Wife

43

M

 

 

 

 

Hugh Pearson

Son

22

U

App Joiner

 

 

 

Agnes Pearson

Daur

20

U

 

 

 

 

Alexander Pearson

Son

12

 

 

 

 

 

George Pearson

Son

10

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Jane Pearson

Granddaur

2 mths

 

 

 

Edinburgh

 

Deith

Hugh Craigie

Head

34

M

Joiner

 

 

 

Margaret Craigie

Wife

35

M

 

Inkster

 

 

Mary Jane Craigie

Daur

10

 

 

 

 

 

Barbara Craigie

Daur

8

 

 

 

 

 

James Craigie

Son

1

 

 

 

 

 

Hugh Craigie

Son

1

 

 

 

 

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