Facts and Events
In the 1861 Census, Mary is 18 years old, living in Old Hurlford with her father Boyd (age 46), sister Marian (age 14), and brothers Boyd (age 12) and Allan Columbia (age 9). Her mother, Jean, had died in 1856.
When she marries Samuel Croskery in 1874, she gives her age as 29, but in fact she was 31 as she was born in 1843.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 Marriage record of Samuel Croskery and Mary Gilmour.
Married in 1874 in the District of Troon in the County of Ayr.
||When, Where, and How Married
||Signatures of Parties|
Rank or Profession, whether Single or Widowed, and Relationship (if any)
||Name, Surname, and Rank or Profession of Father|
Name, and Maiden Surname of Mother
|If a regular Marriage, Signatures of officiating Minister and Witnesses.|
If irregular, Date of Conviction, Decree of Declaration, or Sheriff's Warrant.
|When and Where Registered, and Signature of Registrar
||1874 on the thirteenth day of August at Portland Terrace Troon. After banns accoding to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland.
||(Signed) Samuel Maxwell West Croskery (bachelor) Ship Master.
||Hugh Croskery, retired ship owner; and Charlotte Wallace Croskery, ms Brown.
||(signed) Jo[?] Heming, minister of the Established Church Troon. (signed) Wallace Brown Croskery, Witness. Marian Gilmour, Witness.
||1874 August 14th at Troon. John Martin, Registrar.
|(Signed) Mary Gilmour (spinster).
||Boyd Gilmour, Coal Master; and Jeanie Gilmour, ms Dunsmuir.
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- ↑ , Primary quality.
Riccarton Parish records: Parish Ref No: 611-00
- ↑ Mar 1899 Birkenhead 8a 366 , in England & Wales. FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1983. (Free UK Genealogy).
- 1861 Census.
Parish: Riccarton; ED: 6; Page: 32; Line: 17; Roll: CSSCT1861_89
- FreeBMD Death index.