Alexander Bruce

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  • Name Alexander Bruce  [1
    Born 1823  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Apr 1877  [1, 2
    Buried Latheron Old Cemetery, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
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    Person ID I42476  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2013 

    Father Alexander Bruce
              b. 1783, Badryrie, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Apr 1843  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Christina Campbell
              b. 1797
              d. 8 Jan 1885  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 28 May 1818  Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F12877  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Sinclair
              b. Abt 1827, Swiney, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 30 Mar 1918  (Age ~ 91 years) 
    Married 2 Jul 1858  Wick, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Helen S. Bruce
              b. 28 Dec 1859, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 24 Sep 1938, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Christina Bruce
              b. 3 Jan 1862, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 Jan 1939  (Age 76 years)
     3. Alexander Bruce
              b. 11 Mar 1864, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 14 Dec 1937  (Age 73 years)
     4. Robertina Sinclair Bruce
              b. 21 Mar 1866, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 Jan 1939  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2009 
    Family ID F10012  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Jul 1858 - Wick, Caithness, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Latheron Old Cemetery, Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Headstone for Alexander Bruce (42476)
    Headstone for Alexander Bruce (42476)
    Erected by Mary Sinclair in in memory of her beloved.
    Husband Alexander Bruce, merchant of Lybster, died 24th April 1877 aged 51.
    Also in loving remembrance of the.
    Above Mary Sinclair died 30th March 1918 aged 88.
    His wife and devoted mother.

  • Notes 
    • 1841 Scotland Census

      Information for Alexander BRNCE

      Age: 15
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1826
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Caithness, Scotland
      Civil Parish: Latheron
      County: Caithness
      Address: Badriry
      Parish Number: 38
      Household Members:
      Alexander BRNCE Age: 55 (1786)
      Christian BRUCE Age: 40 (1801)
      John BRNCE Age: 20 (1821)
      Alexander BRNCE Age: 15 (1826)
      James BRUCE Age: 12 (1829)
      Betsy BRUCE Age: 8 (1833)

      Source Citation: Parish: Latheron; ED: 7; Page: 4; Line: 1570; Roll: CSSCT1841_6-0090; Year: 1841.

      1861 Scotland Census

      Information for Alexander BRUCE

      Age: 34
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1827
      Relationship: Head
      Spouse's name : Mary
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Latheron, Caithness
      Registration Number: 38
      Registration district: Latheron
      Civil Parish: Latheron
      County: Caithness
      Address: Village Of Lybster
      Occupation: Groer
      ED: 4A
      Household schedule number: 10
      Line: 21
      Roll: CSSCT1861_5
      Household Members:
      Alexander BRUCE Age: 34 (1827)
      Mary BRUCE Age: 33 (1828)
      Hellen BRUCE Age: 1 (1860)

      Source Citation: Parish: Latheron; ED: 4A; Page: 4; Line: 21; Roll: CSSCT1861_5; Year: 1861.

      1871 Scotland Census

      Information for Alexander BRUCE

      Age: 46
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1825
      Relationship: Head
      Spouse's name : Mary
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Baderyrie Latheron, Caithness
      Registration Number: 38
      Registration district: Latheron
      Civil Parish: Latheron
      County: Caithness
      Address: Brune Hotel
      Occupation: Meal Dealer & Vintner
      ED: 6
      Household schedule number: 15
      Line: 13
      Roll: CSSCT1871_7
      Household Members:
      Alexander BRUCE Age: 46 (1825)
      Mary BRUCE Age: 44 (1827)
      Hellen BRUCE Age: 11 (1860)
      Christina BRUCE Age: 9 (1862)
      Alexander BRUCE Age: 7 (1864)
      Robertina BRUCE Age: 5 (1866)
      Margaret GUNN Age: 23 (1848)
      Ann SMITH Age: 18 (1853)

      Source Citation: Parish: Latheron; ED: 6; Page: 3; Line: 13; Roll: CSSCT1871_7; Year: 1871.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3520] Robert Ian Bain (Reliability: 3), 8 Mar 2009.

    2. [S3540] Headstone for Alexander Bruce (42476), (http://graven-images.org.uk/cgi-bin/lowgraph.pl?yard=lath-old&grave=364) (Reliability: 3), 19 Mar 2009.