Alexander Stevenson

ID# 4418, (28 Feb 1862 - 2 Jun 1934)


Alexander Stevenson was born on 28 Feb 1862 at Whitehills, Banffshire, Scotland ,

Alexander Stevenson
at 2am
(Illegitimate)
Parents: Alexander Stevenson, House Carpenter and Ann Watt, House Keeper

Both Ann and Alexander sgined as present at the birth.1,2

He was the son of Alexander Steinson and Ann Watt.

Alexander appeared on the 1871 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of Ann Gerrard at 26 Boyndie Street (McDonalds Clan), Banff, Banffshire, Scotland ;
GERRARD Ann, Head, Widow, 48, Sailors Widow, Aberdour, Aberdeen, 2 rooms with windows and 2 children at school
GERRARD George, Son, Unm, 19, Slaters Assistant, Macduff, Banff
STEVENSON Margaret, Daur, 11, Scholar, Whitehills, Banff
STEVENSON Alexander, Son, 9, Scholar, Whitehills, Banff
STEVENSON Alexander, Boarder, 50, Wright, Whitehills, Banff.3



Alexander appeared on the 1881 Census of 3 Apr 1881 at 25 Gallowhill Street, Banff, Banffshire, Scotland ;
WILLIAMSON William, Head, M, 37, M, Farmer of 50 Acres Employing 2 boys, Banff, Banff
WILLIAMSON Henrietta A, Wife, M, 32, Farmers Wife, Ireland
WILLIAMSON Mary, Dau, 6, F, Scholar, Banff, Banff
WILLIAMSON Alexander J, Son, 5, M, Scholar,Banff, Banff
WILLIAMSON Henrietta, Dau, 3, F, Banff, Banff
WILLIAMSON Emma, Dau, 2, F, Banff, Banff
WILLIAMSON Margaret B, Dau, 10m, F, Banff, Banff
FINLAYSON Catherine, Serv, U, 19, F, Gerneral Servant Domestic, Lochcarron
GAULD Elizabeth, Serv, U, 15, F, General Servant Domestic, Boyndie, Banff
STEVENSON Alexander, Serv, U, 19, M, Farm Servant, Banff, Banff
SCOTT George, Serv, U, 14, M, Farm Servant, Banff, Banff.4



Alexander appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 in the household of Ann Stevenson at 16 Strait Path, Banff, Banffshire, Scotland ;
STEVENSON Ann, Head, Wid, 72, Carpenters Widow, Aberdour Aberdeen, 1 rooms with windows
STEVENSON Alexander, Son, Unm, 32, Slater, employed, Boyndie Banff.5



Alexander Stevenson witnessed the death of Ann Gerrard on 8 Nov 1893 Banff, Banffshire, Banffshire,
Ann Gerrard
At 11pm aged 73yrs.
Pauper,
Widow of John Gerrard, Seaman.

Parents: William Watt, Seaman (dec) and Jean Watt MS West (dec)

A Stevenson, son, was informant at her death.1,6



Alexander appeared on the 1901 Census of 31 Mar 1901 at 23 Boyndie Street, Banff, Banffshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Elizabeth, Elizabeth and Maggie ;
STEVENSON Alex, Head, Married, M, 38, Slater, born Banff
STEVENSON Elizabeth, Wife, Married, F, 39, Macduff
STEVENSON Elizabeth, Dau, Sing, F, 7, Scholar, Macduff
STEVENSON Maggie, Dau, Single, F, 2, Macduff.7



Alexander appeared on the 1911 Census of 2 Apr 1911 at 73 High Street, Banff, Banffshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Elizabeth and Maggie ;
STEVENSON Alexander, Head, 48, Single, Slater, Worker, Boyndie Banff
DEAN Elizabeth, Servant, 52, Single, Housekeeper, Macduff Banff
STEVENSON Maggie, Dau, 11, School, Macduff Banff.8



Alexander Stevenson married Elizabeth Dean on 2 Feb 1918 at 72 High Street, Banff, Banffshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland
Alexander Stevenson, Slater, Bachelor, aged 54
Usual Res: 72 High Street, Banff
Parents: Alexander Stevenson, Carpenter (dec) & Ann Watt (dec)
Elizabeth Dean, Her X Mark, Housekeeper, Spinster, aged 61
Signed W D Bruce, Witness & Jessie Auchiachie Pryde, Witness
Usual Res: 72 High Street, Banff
Parents: John Dean, Blacksmith (dec) & Jane Ross (dec)

Witnesses: Jessie Auclinachie Pryde & George Thomson.1,9



Alexander died on 2 Jun 1934 at Chalmer's Hospital, Banff, Banffshire, Scotland , at age 72 years, 3 months and 5 days

At 7.45pm aged 71yrs
Slater, married to Elizabeth Dean
Ususal Residence: 15 Roydie Street, Banff.

Parents: Alexander Stevenson, Willright (dec) and Ann Watt (dec)
Elizabeth Stevenson (her x mark), widow was the informant.1,10



Alexander's cause of death on 2 Jun 1934 was from Carcinoma of hand, Septic absorption from ulcers of arm following on radium.

Children of Alexander Stevenson and Elizabeth Dean

FatherAlexander Steinson (16 Aug 1815 - 11 Aug 1884)
MotherAnn Watt (1820 - 8 Nov 1893)

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1862 Boyndie Banff, 149/00 0016. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S76] 1871 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1871), 1871 Banff Banff, 147/00 003/000 013. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Scottish Census.
  4. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), FHL Film 0203437 GRO Ref Vol 147 EnumDist 2 page 11. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  5. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Banff Banff, 147/00 003/00 003. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1893 Banff Banff, 147/A0 0087.
  7. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Banff Banff, Piece 147 Folio 318 Page 3 via findmypast.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  8. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Banff Banff, 147/0A 001/00 016. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  9. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1918 Banff Banff, 147/0A 0004.
  10. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1934 Banff, Banff, 147/A0 0041.