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Some Ayrshire Marriages in 1856

Some Marriages transcribed from Marriage Certificates 

Many thanks to George M. McCaig  gmccaig@sympatico.ca , in  Canada. For transcribing these.

 

They are displayed in the following format :- 

Date & place of marriage
Groom, age, occupation, status, where born
Father, trade, Mother
Bride, age, occupation, status, where born
Father, trade, Mother 
 

 
April 11, 1856 at Dundonald,
William Paterson, 20, Brick Moulder, Bachelor of
Irvine,
Son of Alexander Paterson, Thatcher (dec) and Agnes Anderson,
Helen Fulton, 19, Spinster, Domestic Servant, of
Irvine,
Daughter of Alexander Fulton, Labourer and Mary Mathie.



April 18, 1856 at
Dundonald,
James Young, 25, Coal Miner, Bachelor, of
Riccarton,
Son of Adam Young, Coal Miner, and Agnes Murray,
Helen Richmond, 19, Milliner, Spinster, Cousins German,
Daughter of John Richmond, Cotton Weaver (dec) and Mary Murray.



October 3, 1856 at
Galston,
William Richmond, 23, Coal Miner, Bachelor, of
Orchard Street, Galston,
Son of James Richmond, Coal Miner, and Mary Anderson,
Margaret Sinclair, 23, Domestic Servant, Spinster, of
Auchenleven, Kilmory, Arran,
Daughter of John Sinclair, Farmer, and Margaret McBride.



October 24, 1856 at
Galston,
John Aird, 36, Farmer, Widower, of
Richardton, Galston,
Son of Robert Aird, Farmer (dec) and Marion Findlay,
Marion Steel, 22, Domestic Servant, Spinster, of
Richarton, Galston,
Daughter of James Steel, Weaver, and Marion Cumming (dec)



June 6, 1856 at
Kilmarnock,
David Young, 21, Carpet Weaver, Bachelor, of
High Street,
Son of David Young, Harness Weaver (dec) and Mary Robb, Sewer,
Elizabeth Crawford Wallace, 18, Hand Sewer, Spinster, of
Robertson Place,
Daughter of William Wallace (dec) and Elizabeth Dickie,



June 6, 1856 at
Kilmarnock,
Robert Wallace, 24, Tailor, Bachelor, of
Langland Street,
Son of Thomas Wallace, Carpet Weaver, and Ann Fisher,
Janet Richmond, 19,Spinster, of
Langland Street,
Daughter of George Richmond, Gardener, and Janet Woodburn (dec)



June 10, 1856 at
Kilmarnock,
Thomas Preacher, 28, Bachelor, of
Irongray, Dumfriesshire,
Son of John Preacher and Janet Howe (or Lowe)
Elizabeth Richmond, 29, Spinster, of
Irongrey, Dumfriesshire,
Daughter of James Richmond (dec) and Mary Wilson.



June 13, 1856 at
Kilmarnock,
James Gillies, 29, Labourer, Bachelor, of
Regent Street,
Son of James Gillies, Flesher, and Jean Reide,
Ann McCartney, 24, Servant, Spinster,
Regent Street,
Daughter of John McCartney, and Helen Burns.



August 8, 1856 at
Kilmarnock,
James Richmond, 27, Miner, Bachelor,
Woodside,
Son of Thomas Richmond, Miner (dec) and Ann Law,
Margaret Thomson, 29, Hand Sewer, Spinster,
Market Lane,
No parents listed.



August 11, 1856 at
Kilmarnock,
David Dunlop, 22, Traveller, Bachelor,
Robertson Place,
Son of Hugh Dunlop, Clothier, and Elizabeth Miller,
Janet Gilchrist, 21, Dress Maker, Spinster,
Nelson Street,
Daughter of James Gilchrist, Carpet Weaver (dec) and Martha Brown.
 

June 6, 1856 at Kilmaurs,
Archibald Montgomerie, 26, Shoemaker, Bachelor, of
Kilmaurs,
Son of Archibald Montgomerie, Shoemaker, and Isabella Steven,
Elizabeth Steel, 22, House Servant, Spinster, of
Kilmaurs,
Daughter of James Steel, Engineer, and Elizabeth Fiddler (dec)



June 6, 1856 at
Kilmaurs,
John Lang, 25, Farm Servant, of
Dreghorn Parish,
Son of James Lang, Labourer (dec) and Elizabeth Hamilton, Servant (dec)
Jane Richmond, 20, Farm Servant, of
Dreghorn Parish,
Daughter of Hugh Richmond, Miner, and Ann Beveridge.



January 25, 1856 at
Kilwinning,
Robert Robertson, 23, Coal Miner, Bachelor, of
17 High Row, Fergushill, Kilwinning,
Son of Thomas Robertson, Cotton Weaver, and Martha Lawson,
Jean Richmond, 19, Domestic Servant, Spinster, of
17 High Row, Fergushill, Kilwinning,
Daughter of Andrew Richmond, Cotton Weaver (dec) and Margaret Sillers (formerly Chalmers)


February 8, 1856 at
Kilwinning
Thomas Giffin, 22, Coal Miner, Bachelor, of
Corsehill, Kilwinning,
Son of Thomas Giffin, Silk Weaver, and Esther Duncan,
Margaret Allan, 18, Muslin Sewer, Spinster, of
Byres, Kilwinning,
Daughter of Thomas Allan, Silk Weaver (dec) and Margaret Hunter.



May 27, 1856 at
Loudoun,
Robert Wallace, 23, Carpet Weaver, Bachelor, of
Bank Street, Kilmarnock,
Son of William Wallace, Ploughman (dec) and Mary Dunbar (dec)
Mary Richmond, 23, Domestic Servant, Spinster, of
Doitburn Street, Newmilns,
Daughter of Hugh Richmond, Shoemaker (Master) and Margaret Boyd.



May 27, 1856 at
Loudoun,
Hugh Richmond, 29, Shoemaker (Journeyman), Bachelor, of
Doitburn Street, Newmilns,
Son of Hugh Richmond, Shoemaker (Master) and Margaret Boyd,
Isabella Smith, 22, Domestic Servant, Spinster, of
Woodhead Farms, Loudoun Parish,
Daughter of William Smith, Coal Miner (dec) and Barbara McDougall.



July 17, 1856 at
Loudoun,
George Wilson, 19, Coal Miner, Bachelor, of
Orchard Street, Galston,
Son of William Wilson, Weaver (dec) and Agnes Arbuckle (dec)
Barbara Richmond, 19, Muslin Weaver, Spinster, of
Isler Street, Newmilns,
Daughter of James Richmond, Muslin Weaver, and Jean Brown.



July 18, 1856 at
Loudoun,
Archibald McMillan, 24, Muslin Weaver, Bachelor, of
Main Street, Newmilns,
Son of John McMillan, Muslin Weaver, and Margaret Auld,
Mary Wood, 21, Muslin Weaver, Spinster, of
Main street, Newmilns,
Daughter of William Wood, Muslin Weaver (dec) and Marion Mitchell (dec)



January 11, 1856 at
Maybole,
Robert Richmond, 28, Ploughman, Bachelor, of
Dalquhat, Kirkoswald,
Son of James Richmond, Ploughman (dec) and Helen Hunter,
Margaret McMeekin, 23, Farm Servant, Spinster, of
Stateford, Maybole,
Daughter of James McMeekin, Schoolmaster, and Jane Hall.



January 15, 1856 at
Maybole,
William Dunning, 24, Ploughman, Bachelor, of
Doonbank,
Son of Andrew Dunning, Farmer (dec) and Janet Cameron,
Mary Knox, 24, Farm Servant, Spinster, of
Doonbank,
Daughter of Alexander Knox, Foreman, and Jane Clegg.


December 26, 1856 at
Maybole,
William Richmond, 30, Labourer, Bachelor of
Riccarton,
Son of John Richmond, Labourer (dec) and Barbara McQueen (dec)
Mary Province, 22, Farm Servant, Spinster, of
Riccarton,
Daughter of Thomas Province, Labourer, and Anne Ralstone,



November 3, 1856 at
Old Cumnock,
John Gorman, 21, Agricultural Labourer, Bachelor, of
Coal-burn, New Cumnock,
Son of Francis Gorman (dec) and Bridget Hughes,
Elizabeth McLoughlin, 19, Power Loom Weaver, Spinster, of
Coal-burn, New Cumnock,
Daughter of James McLoughlan, Carter, and Rachel Johnston.



November 21, 1856 at
Old Cumnock,
John Waddell, 24, Engine Fitter, Bachelor, of
140 1/2 Main Street, Glasgow,
Son of James Waddell, and Janet Featherston,
Margaret Richmond, 27, Domestic Servant, Spinster, of
Argyle Street, Glasgow,
Daughter of John Richmond, Mason (dec) and Jane McClymont.
 


December 8, 1856 at
Riccarton,
John Cuningham, 51, Grocer, Widower, of
Riccarton,
Son of John Cuningham, Farmer and Jane Cuthbertson,
Jane Wilson, 48, Sewer, Widow, of
Riccarton,
Daughter of Robert Wilson, Miner, and Christina Ferguson.



December 12, 1856 at
Riccarton,
James Breckenridge, 25, Farm Labourer, Bachelor, of
Riccarton,
Son of David Breckenridge, Farm Labourer, and Elizabeth Crawford,
Agnes Richmond, 23, House Servant, Spinster, of
Kilmaurs,
Daughter of John Richmond, Weaver (dec) and Elizabeth Ritchie (dec)



December 26,1856 at
Riccarton,
William Picken, 29, Carter, Bachelor, of
Riccarton,
Son of Robert Picken, Carter, and Martha Wilson,
Margaret Richmond, 27, Farm Servant, Spinster, of
Riccarton,
Daughter of Daniel Richmond, Weaver (dec) and Margaret Witherspoon.



December 31, 1856 at
Hurlford,
James Nisbett, 23, Miner, Bachelor, of
Hurlford,
Son of Thomas Nisbett, Miner, and Elizabeth Wilson,
Agnes Muir, 18, Sewer, Spinster, of
Barleith,
Daughter of William Muir, Miner, and Elizabeth McCartney.



October 3, 1856 at
West Kilbride,
James Bell, 24, Carter, Bachelor, of
West Kilbride,
Son of John Bell, Carter (dec) and Helen Robertson,
Agnes Richmond, 22, Millers Daughter, Spinster,
Seamill, West Kilbride,
Daughter of Thomas Richmond, Miller, and Janet Craig.



October 17, 1856 at
Kilrusken Parish,
James Brown, 25, Blacksmith, Bachelor, of
West Kilbride,
Son of John Brown, Blacksmith and Grace Caldwell,
Margaret Crawford, 19, Farms Servant, of
Farm of South Kilrusken, West Kilbride,
Daughter of William Crawford, Cattle Dealer, and Jean Workman (dec)

 

 
 

 

 
 

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