Some Ayrshire Marriages in 1859
Some Marriages transcribed from Marriage Certificates
Many thanks to George M. McCaig firstname.lastname@example.org , in Canada. For transcribing these.
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& place of marriage
February 1, 1859 at Wallacetown, Ayr, John McGee, 20, Bachelor, Coal Miner, of Cross Street, Wallacetown, Son of Terrance McGee, and Sally McDade, Anne McGreel, 17, Spinster, Servant, of Cross Street, Wallacetown, Daughter of John McGrail, Labourer, and Marry McFarlane. (Note: Spellings as they appear in register)
February 7, 1859 at Ayr, William Richmond, 28, Bachelor, Corporal in Sherwood Foresters, of Ayr, Son of William Richmond, and Mary Nolls (deceased) Margrat Christy, 20, Spinster, Servant, of Ayr, Daughter of James Christie (deceased) and Sarah McDonald (Note: Again, spellings as they appear)
June 3, 1859 at Galston, John Richmond, 29, Bachelor, Coal Miner, of Orchard street, Galston, Son of James Richmond, Coal Miner, and Margaret Anderson (I have her as Mary) Charlotte Breugh, 23, Spinster, of Wallace Street, Galston, Daughter of Robert Breugh (deceased) and Jane Currie(?)
June 3, 1859 at Galston, William Wilson, 26, Bachelor, Railway Surfaceman, of Stewarton, Son of Thomas Wilson, Cart Wright, and Agnes Craig, Mary Ann Yeudall, 26, Spinster, of Wallace Street, Galston, Daughter of Robert Yeudall, Joiner (deceased) and Mary Jarvie,
April 8, 1859 at Irvine, James Young, 22, Bachelor, Silk Weaver, of Kilwinning, Son of Walter Young, Iron Work Labourer, and Barbara Armour, Mary Ann Wylie, 21, Spinster, Muslin Sewer, of Irvine, Daughter of John Wylie, Inn Keeper (deceased) and Agatha Harvey.
April 22, 1859 at Irvine, Robert Wales, 22, Bachelor, Weaver, of Kilwinning, Son of James Wales, Weaver, and Jean Frew, Jean Richmond, 19, Spinster, Muslin Sewer, of Irvine, Daughter of John Richmond, Coal Miner, and Margaret Humes.
March 18, 1859 at Kilbirnie, James Richmond, 21, Bachelor, Iron Miner, of Dennyholm, Kilbirnie, Son of John Richmond, Iron Miner, and Jane Smith, Jane Givans, 24, Spinster, Factory Hand, of Main Street, Kilbirnie, Daughter of Alexander Givans, Collier, and Jane McGee (deceased) (Note: In various records I have found name spelled Govans and Gavins)
April 1, 1859 at Kilbirnie, John Kyle, 37, Bachelor, Miner, of Burnside, Dalry, Son of Angus Kyle, Labourer, and Agness McKinlay, Janet Brown, 25, Widow, of Burnside, Dalry, Daughter of Peter Brown, (deceased) and Bety Chalmers.
January 21, 1859 at Kilwinning, William Rodger, 20, Bachelor, Coal Miner, of Bensley, Kilwinning, Son of William Rodger, Coal Miner, and Agnes Kerr, Agnes Richmond, 20, Spinster, Muslin Sewer, of Fergushill, Kilwinning, Daughter of William Richmond, Coal Miner, and Margaret Connochy (I have her as McConnochy) February 22, 1859 at Kilwinning,
Alean (or Hean) Shaw, 25, Bachelor, Grocer and Provision Merchant, of Ballywillin, County Antrim, Ireland, Son of Samuel Shaw, Late Merchant, and Elizabeth Jamieson (deceased) Mary Sheddon, 19, Spinster, Bakers Daughter, of Kilwinning, Daughter of William Sheddon, Baker, and Annaple Woodside, (Note: First letter of grooms name definitely not an S)
November 4, 1859 at Kilwinning, Thomas Kerr, 19, Bachelor, Shoemaker (Journeyman) of Dalgarven, Kilwinning, Son of William Kerr, Stone Mason, and Jean Alexander, Mary Johnston, 22, Spinster, Domestic Servant, of Monkcastle, Kilwinning, Daughter of Thomas Johnston, Coachman, and Margaret Wilson.
December 4, 1859 at Kilwinning, James Barr, 18, Bachelor, Coal Miner, of Fergushill, Kilwinning, Son of William Barr, Coal Miner, and Catherine Byron (deceased) Margaret Richmond, 16, Spinster, Muslin Sewer, of Fergushill, Kilwinning, Daughter of John Richmond, Coal Miner, and Margaret Humes.
March 15, 1859 at Red Kiln, Stair, William Brown, 24, Bachelor, Farm Servant, of Auchinleck, Son of John Brown, Weaver, and Grace Braw- - - - -, Janet Richmond, 19, Spinster, of Red Kiln, Stair, Daughter of Alexander Richmond, Wood Forrester, and Janet Muir.
June 10, 1859 at Crosshill, Stair, Hugh Miller, 35, Widower, Mason, of Townfoot, Cumnock, Son of Alexander Miller, Ploughman, and Agnes Ronald (deceased) Elizabeth Alexander, 23, Spinster, Domestic Servant, of Crosshill, Stair, Daughter of Robert Alexander, Forester (deceased) and Elizabeth Wilson.
August 26, 1859 at Stewarton, Thomas Richmond, 19, Bachelor, Shopman, of 8 Dunchattan Street, Duke Street, Glasgow, Son of Thomas Richmond, Iron Monger (deceased) and Janet King, Janet G. Mackie, 19, Spinster, of Ridge Street, Stewarton, Daughter of William Mackie, Blacksmith, and Janet Clark.
August 26, 1859 at Stewarton, James Mitchell, 24, Bachelor, Joiner, of Stewarton, Son of Hugh Mitchell, Farmer, and Elizabeth Dunlop, Jean Neilson, 20, Spinster, Bonnet Knitter, Daughter of Robert Neilson, Bonnet Dresser, and Janet Davidson.