Rousay 1911 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 = Parish of Rousay, Egilsay & Wyre, unless stated otherwise

 

Address

Name

Rel

Age

Mar

Occupation

MS

Where Born

Grain

Hugh Marwick

Head

46

M

Crofter & Fisherman

 

 

 

Isabella Marwick

Wife

51

M

 

Mainland

 

 

James Marwick

Son

11

 

School 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Moan 1

John Clouston

Head

80

U

Crofter

 

 

 

David Clouston

Brother

69

U

Farm Worker

 

 

 

Ann Clouston

Sister

67

U

Housekeeper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hammerfield 1

James Flaws

Head

43

M

Stone Mason

 

 

 

Mary Flaws

Wife

39

M

 

Marwick

 

 

James Flaws

Son

15

U

Farm Worker

 

 

 

David Flaws

Son

14

 

School

 

 

 

Arthur Flaws

Son

10

 

 School

 

 

 

Maggie Jessie Flaws

Dau

7

 

 School

 

 

 

William Flaws

Son

5

 

School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hammerfield 2

Margaret  Flaws

Head

65

U

Worsted Yarn Spinner

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tou 1

Betsy Marwick

Head

87

W

Private Means

 Clouston

 

 

Ann Leonard

Daur

54

W

Private Means

Marwick

 

 

Mary Leonard

Granddaur

22

U

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tou 2

James Clouston

Head

45

M

Farmer & Sub Postmaster

 

 

 

Annabella  Clouston

Wife

39

M

 

Craigie

 

 

Clara C Clouston

Daur

18

U

Farm Worker

 

 

 

James Clouston

Son

14

 

School

 

 

 

Magnus Clouston

Father

84

Retired Farmer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Quoygray

Isabella Kirkness

Head

60

W

Private Means

Gibson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quoyostray 1

Eliza Robson Inkster

Head

60

W

Private Means

Kirkness

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quoyostray 2

Betsy Kirkness

Head

59

W

Crofter

Mackay

Stromness

 

Mark Kirkness

Son

32

U

Croft Worker

 

 

 

Mark Mackay

Brother

58

U

Retired Ship Carpenter

 

Stromness

 

James Marwick

Servant

34

U

Ploughman

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brecon

Walter Muir

Head

36

M

Farmer

 

Sanday

 

Bella Muir

Wife

32

M

 

 

 

 

Maggie Jessie Muir

Daur

7

 

School

 

 

 

Bessie Ann Muir

Daur

6

 

School

 

 

 

Walter Muir

Son

5

 

 

 

 

 

Isabella Drever Muir

Daur

2

 

 

 

 

 

Clara Muir

Daur

4 mths

 

 

 

 

 

Isabella Drever Muir

Sister

46

U

Domestic Servant

 

Sanday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Innister

Frederick Inkster

Head

42

M

Farmer

 

Unst, Shetland

 

Isabella Drever Inkster

Wife

41

M

 

Craigie

 

 

Alexander Craigie

Servant

31

U

Ploughman

 

 

 

Mary Jane Craigie

Servant

20

U

Domestic Servant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Furse

David Inkster

Head

49

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Isabella Inkster

Wife

45

M

 

Sinclair

 

 

Mary  Inkster

Daur

16

U

Farm Worker

 

 

 

Violet Inkster

Daur

11

 

School

 

 

 

Robert A Inkster

Son

9

 

School

 

 

 

Ethelyn M Inkster

Dau

7

 

 School

 

 

 

Lilla Inkster

Dau

5

 

 School

 

 

 

Minna A Inkster

Daur

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sketquoy

Robert Sinclair

Head

47

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Maggie Jessie Sinclair

Wife

38

M

 

Flaws

 

 

Robert Sinclair

Son

20

Ploughman

 

 

 

Annabella Sinclair

Son

7

 

School

 

 

 

 Hugh Sinclair

 Son

 4

 

 

 

 

 

James Inkster

Boarder

36

U

(Feeble Minded)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saviskaill

William Moar

Head

60

M

Farmer

 

Birsay

 

Jane Moar

Wife

55

M

 

 

 Rendall

 

David Moar

Son

27

U

Ploughman (Foreman)

 

Sandwick

 

Mary Moar

Daur

20

U

Dairy Servant

 

Rendall

 

Maggie Moar

Daur

16

U

Domestic Servant

 

Rendall

 

 Lizzie Moar

 Daur

12

 

School

 

Rendall

 

Wiliam Velzian

 Servant

24 

U

Ploughman Carter

 

Sandwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Langskaill

David Gibson

Head

42

U

Farmer

 

 

 

Hugh Mainland

Servant

19

U

Ploughman (Foreman)

 

 

 

James B Craigie

Servant

15

 Ploughman

 

 

 

Maggie Jessie Inkster

Servant

15

U

Housekeeper

 

 

 

Mary Jane Corsie

Servant

36

U

General Servant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vacquoy 1

Henrietta Pearson

Head

66

W

Private Means

 

 

 

Alexander Pearson

Son

26

U

Cattleman

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vacquoy 2

John Sinclair

Head

52

M

Joiner

 

 

 

Barbara Sinclair

Wife

46

M

 

Gibson

 

 

Hugh Sinclair

Son

10

 

School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Old Schoolhouse

James Gibson Craigie

Head

48

M

Clerk, Parish Council

 & School Board

 

 

 

Annabella Craigie

Wife

41

M

 

Chalmers

Stronsay

 

Annie Flaws Craigie

Daur

10

 

School

 

 

 

William Marwick Craigie

Son

8

 

School

 

 

 

Margaret Forrest Craigie

Daur

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maybank

Andrew William Sinclair

Head

43

M

Shepherd

 

Unst, Shetland

 

Isabella Sinclair

Wife

33

M

 

 

Unst, Shetland

 

Anthony Sinclair

Son

7

 

School

 

Weisdale, Shetland

 

Isabella Sinclair

Daur

6

 

School

 

Weisdale, Shetland

 

Lizzie Sinclair

Daur

4

 

 

 

 

 

Hugh Sinclair

Son

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

School House,

 Wasbister

Martha William Wards

Head

27

U

Schoolmistress

 

S Ronaldsay

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Cogar

Robert Inkster

Head

31

U

Farmer

 

 

 

Mary Inkster

Mother

74

W

Private Means

 

 

 

Mary Ann Inkster

Sister

34

U

Housekeeper

 

 

 

Maggie Jessie Inkster

Niece

13

 

School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quoys

David Marwick

Head

57

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Ann Marwick

Wife

55

M

 

 

 

 

Isabella Marwick

Daur

29

U

Farm Worker 

 

 

 

David Marwick

Son

20

U

Ploughman

 

 

 

John Marwick

Son

13

 

School

 

 

 

William Marwick

Visitor

18

U

Medical Student

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Falquoy

James Craigie

Head

60

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Janet Craigie

Wife

59

M

 

Sinclair

 

 

Sarah Craigie

Daur

24

U

 Teacher, School Board

 

 

 

Alice Craigie

Daur

19

U

Working on Farm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Claybank

James Craigie

Head

26

M

Ploughman

 

 

 

Maggie Ann Craigie

Wife

25

M

 

 

Graemsay

 

James Robert Craigie

 Son

 3

 

 

 

 

 

George Craigie

Son

1

 

 

 

 

 

James Work

Boarder

20

U

Blacksmith

 

Kirkwall

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Turbitail

Janet Craigie

Head

51

W

Crofter

 

 

 

James  Craigie

Son

9

 

School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Castlehill

Robert Pearson

Head

38

U

Crofter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Whitemeadows

William Marwick

Head

71

W

Crofter

 

 

 

Elizabeth  Marwick

Daur

29

U

Housekeeper

 

 

 

Fred Marwick

Son

21

 

Farm Labourer

 

 

 

Maggie Jessie Grieve

Granddaur

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Burness

James Alexander

Head

57

M

Crofter

 

 

 

Sarah Alexander

Wife

48

M

 

Marwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shalter

John Clouston

Head

42

M

Crofter & Fisherman

 

 

 

Maggie Ann Clouston

Wife

30

M

 

Craigie

 

 

Maggie Jane Clouston

Daur

10

 

School

 

 

 

John Clouston

Son

8

 

School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Garret

Margaret Mowat (See)

Head

84

W

Crofter

Marwick

 

 

Mary Mowat

Daur

44

U

Housekeeper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ploverhall

 Magnus Craigie

Head

54

M

Crofter & Fisherman

 

 

 

Ellen Craigie

Wife

52

M

 

Cooper

 

 

Ellen Mary Craigie

Daur

12

 

School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upper Cogar

John Inkster

Head

70

M

Crofter & Fisherman,

 Officer School Board

 

 

 

Betsy Inkster

Wife

65

M

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Evrybist

Alexander Craigie

Head

48

M

Crofter & Fisherman

 

 

 

Jane Craigie

Wife

44

M

 

Gillespie

Walls

 

Edith Craigie

Daur

25

 U

Domestic Servant

 

 

 

Ivy Craigie

Daur

19

 U

Domestic Servant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blackhammer

Mary Craigie

Head

65

W

Crofter

Sinclair

 

 

Alexina Inkster

Daur

38

 

Private Means

 

 

 

James Sinclair

Grandson

6

U

 

 

 

 

Charles Logie

Ward

2

U

 

 

 

 

Janet Murray

Lodger

52

 

Hosiery Knitter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Manse 1

Margaret Louttit

Head

59

W

Crofter

Gibson

 

 

Annie Gibson

Niece

30

U

(Imbecile)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kirkgate

Hugh Pearson

Head

57

M

Fisherman

 

 

 

Jane Pearson

Wife

53

M

 

 

South Ronaldsay

 

Mary Jane Pearson

Granddaur

10

 

School

 

Edinburgh

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Deith

Hugh Craigie

Head

44

M

Joiner

 

 

 

Margaret Craigie

Wife

45

M

 

Inkster

 

 

Hugh Gibson Craigie

Son

11

 

 School

 

 

 
 
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