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Chris wells looking for Angus Morrison

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WDYTYA Advisor Report 22 Feb 2013 14:19

born 1772, isle of lewis, wife margaret/mary - any details please help!


greyghost Report 22 Feb 2013 15:34

only Angus Morrison birth showing is 1773 Argyll

1 marriage in Angus 1805 Angus to Margaret and 1 in Dundee City 1805 - 1790-1810 window
1 marriage in Ayr 1804 to Mary and 1 in Renfrew 1806

No Catholic matches

You need to look at the Scotlands people website - pay to view - £7 for 30 credits. You can manipulate the site to show as above but 1 credit to get you the record/records without fiddling and 5 to look at it in full


greyghost Report 22 Feb 2013 15:46

1841 - Lewis comes under Ross and Cromarty
1851 - Lewis comes under Invernesshire

Is this your chap in 1851 - Uig is a parish on the west coast of Lewis
1851 census transcription details for: Breynish, Breynish, Uig (Ross And Cromarty)

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National Archive Reference:
RG number:
Piece: 89
Folio: 12
Page: 2
Reg. District: Lewis
Sub District:
Parish: Uig (Ross and Cromarty)
Enum. District: 2
Ecclesiastical District:
City/Municipal Borough:
Address: Breynish, Breynish, Uig (Ross And Cromarty)
County: Ross and Cromarty
Name Relation Condition Sex Age Birth Year Occupation , Disability Where Born
MORRISON, Angus Head Married M 80 1771 Land Tenant Lewis Uig, Rossshire
MORRISON, Mary Wife Married F 66 1785 Lewis Uig, Rossshire
MORRISON, Ann Daughter Unmarried F 20 1831 Lewis Uig, Rossshire