m. 18 Mar 1856
Facts and Events
Alexander Orkney was b. abt 1827 at Rothesay, Bute (census). Alexander (15jul1826 Rothesay-1895 Rothesay) was son of Robert Orkney and Janet McFie of Bute (ancestry.com tree). Eliza Jane NEILL married Alex ORKNEY 18mar1856 at Greenock (IGI). Eliza Jane Neill, daughter of late Capt John Neill, married Capt Alexander Orkney 18mar1856 at Greenock (inverclyde website). A. Orkney married Margaret Taylor 28jan1874 at Rothesay, Bute (IGI). Margaret Taylor, widow of Capt Alexander Orkney, Rothesay, formerly of Greenock, d. 19jan1900 at Glasgow (inverclyde website). In 1870 Alexander Orkeny, shipmaster, 60 Eldon St., Greenock (PO Directory). In 1881 Alexander Orkney (1827 Rothesay, master mariner), wife Margaret (1831 Methven, Perths.), were at Orcadia, Rothesay (census).