Family: Alexander Shirreffs/Elizabeth Skene (F25)

m. 15 Mar 1823


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  • Father | Male
    Alexander Shirreffs

    Born  Abt 1796   
    Died  May 1842  Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  15 Mar 1823  Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Alexander Shirreffs | F2700 Group Sheet 
    Mother   

    Mother | Female
    Elizabeth Skene

    Born  Abt 1794  Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Christened  20 Jun 1794  Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Nov 1858  77 Guestrow, Aberdeen, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Spital Cemetery, Aberdeen, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Joseph Skene | F1341 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth Scad | F1341 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    + Alexander Shirreffs

    Born  4 Dec 1823  Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Jessie Johnston | F26 
    Married  6 Aug 1852  Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    + James Shirreffs

    Born  Abt 1825  Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Christened  28 May 1825  Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Bef Nov 1870   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Cecilia Inglis | F27 
    Married  19 Sep 1851  Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Male
    Sbb Shirreffs

    Born  30 May 1826   
    Died  30 May 1826   
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Male
    + Peter Shirreffs

    Born  26 Apr 1827  Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Sep 1880   
    Buried    Dunnottar Churchyard, Kincardineshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Margaret Sheret | F28 
    Married  3 Jun 1859  Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Female
    Sbg Shirreffs

    Born  5 Dec 1828   
    Died  5 Dec 1828   
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Male
    + Gordon Shirreffs

    Born  Abt 1832  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  22 Jun 1900   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Elspet (elizabeth) Fletcher | F5253 
    Married     

    Joseph Duncan  ShirreffsChild 7 | Male
    + Joseph Duncan Shirreffs

    Born  Abt 1833  Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 Apr 1909  Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  27 Apr 1909  Eastern Cemetery, Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand  Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Mary Ann Wright | F29 
    Married  23 Aug 1856  Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes  Married:
    • The Rev. Robert Doig married them in the house of Thomas Black of St Nicholas, Aberdeen. William Jamieson and James Shirreffs were the witnesses. Elizabeth was born circa 1796, Aberdeenshire, Aberdeen.

    Household Census:
    • Civil parish Aberdeen East
      County Aberdeenshire
      Address Guestrow
      Parish Number 168A
      Household Members
      Name Age
      Alex Sturriffe 45
      Elizabeth Stranges 40
      Alexr Stranges 17
      James Stranges 15
      Peter Stranges 13
      Gordon Stranges 11
      Joseph Stranges 9
    • Parish Number 168A
      Civil parish Aberdeen East
      County Aberdeenshire
      Address 79 Guestrow
      ED 2
      Page 26
      Household schedule number 124
      Line 1
      Roll CSSCT1851_39
      Household Members
      Name Age
      Elisabeth Shirrapp 50
      Alexander Shirrapp 27
      James Shirrapp 25
      Peter Shirrapp 23
      Gordon Shirrapp 21
      Joseph Shirrapp 17 [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S322] Ancestry.com.au, 1851 Scotland Census (Reliability: 3).