John Whyte

ID# 3985, (13 Feb 1826 - 2 Apr 1905)


John Whyte was born on 13 Feb 1826 at Aberdour, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ,

Baptisms 1845:
13th Feb 1826
Robert Whyte, Bracklaymore, had a son by his wife Mary Watt, born at this date, and afterwards baptised by the Rev W Sharp, - named John.
Witnesses George Cassie & George Williamson.1,2

He was the son of Robert Whyte and Mary Watt.

John appeared on the 1841 Scottish Census of 6 Jun 1841 in the household of Robert Whyte at Bracklemore, Aberdour, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ;
WHYTE Robert, 50, Farmer, No
WHYTE Mary, 40, Yes
WHYTE John, 15, Yes
WHYTE May, 14, Yes
WHYTE Margate, 13, Yes
WHYTE Elizabeth, 11, Yes
WHYTE Robert, 4, Yes.3



John appeared on the 1851 Scottish Census of 30 Mar 1851 in the household of Robert Whyte at Bracklamore, Aberdour, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ;
WHYTE Robert, Head, Widower, 67, Farmer 150 acres employing 5 lab, Cromarty, Rossshire
WHYTE John, Son, Un, 25, Farmers Son, Aberdour Aberdeen
WHYTE Maj, Dau, Un, 24, Farmers Dau, Aberdour Aberdeen
WHYTE Margaret, Dau, Un, 22, Farmers Dau, Aberdour
WHYTE Elizabeth, Dau, Un, 20, Farmers Dau, Aberdour
WHYTE Ann, Dau, Un, 18, Farmers Dau, Aberdour
WHYTE Robert, Son, Un, 14, Farmers Son, Aberdour
SHERRON James, Serv, Mar, 42, Farm Labouer, Aberdour
HEPBURN Joseph, Serv, Mar, 25, Farm Labouer, Tyrie Aberdeen
GALL John, Serv, Un, 13, Farm Labourer, Tyrie Aberdeen.4



John Whyte married Helen Glennie on 17 Jan 1860 at New Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland .5


John appeared on the 1861 Scottish Census of 7 Apr 1861 at Brackley Moor, New Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Helen and Marjory ;
WHYTE John, Head, Mar, 34, Farmer Servant, Aberdour Aberdeenshire
WHYTE Helen, Wife, Mar, 24, New Pitsligo Aberdeenshire
WHYTE Marjory, Dau, 11mths, Aberdour Aberdeenshire.6



John appeared on the 1871 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1871 at Bracklamore, New Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Helen, Robert, James, Marjory, Helen, Mary and Ann ;
WHYTE John, Head, M, 44, Farmer 200 acres, employing 5 men and 2 boys, Aberdour, Aberdeenshire, 3 rooms with windows and 4 children at school
WHYTE Helen, Wife, M, 33, Tyrie Aberdeen
WHYTE Robert, Son, 5, Scholar, Aberdour
WHYTE James, Son, 1, Aberdour
WHYTE Marjory, Dau, 10, Scholar, Aberdour
WHYTE Helen, Dau, 9, Scholar, Aberdour
WHYTE Mary, Dau, 7, Scholar, Aberdour
WHYTE Ann, Dau, 3, Aberdour.7



John Whyte witnessed the death of Christian Whyte on 12 Aug 1871 Bracklaymore, New Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ,
Christian Whyte, Single,
At 2:00 AM aged 9 hours
Parents: John Whyte, Farmer & Ellen Glennie
John Whyte, Father was present at her death.1,8

John Whyte married Jane Smart on 13 May 1876 at Rosehearty, Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Froms of the Established Church

John Whyte,
Farmer (Widower), aged 50,
Res: Peathill, Pitsligo
Parents: Robert Whyte, Farmer (dec) & Mary Whyte MS Watt (dec)
Jean Smart,
Feuar (Widow of Wm Birnie, farmer) aged 45,
Res: Rosehearty Pitsligo
Parents: George Smart, Carpenter and Amelia Smart MS Lovie

Witnesses: Alex Artitur and Alexr Duncan.1,9



John Whyte witnessed the death of Mary Whyte on 8 Dec 1879 Peathill, Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ,
Mary WHYTE (Single)
at 2am aged 16 yrs

Parents: John Whyte, Farmer & Helen Glennie (dec)

John Whyte, Father was present when she died.1,10

John appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 at Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Aberdeenshire, also listed in the household was Jane, George, James, Ann, Christian and Jane ;
WHYTE John, Head, M, 55, M, Farmer of ...5, employ 1 man Aberdour Aberdeen
WHYTE, Jane, F, M, 49, Wife, Pitsligo, Aberdeen
RIDDLE George, U, 23, M, Stepson, Joiner, Pitsligo, Aberdeen
WHYTE James, 11, M, Son, Scholar, Aberdour Aberdeen
WHYTE Ann, 13, Dau, F, Farmers Daur, Aberdour Aberdeen
WHYTE Christian, F, Dau, 7, Scholar, Aberdour Aberdeen
BIRNIE Jane, F, Step Dau, 8,Scholar, Pitsligo Aberdeen.11



John appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 at Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Aberdeenshire, also listed in the household was Jane, Ann and Christian ;
WHYTE John, Head, M, 65, Farmer, Aberdour
WHYTE Jane, Wife, 59, Pitsligo
WHYTE Annie, Dau, 23, Aberdour
WHYTE Christian, Dau, 18, Teacher in Public School, Aberdour
DUNCAN William, Farm Servant, 15.12



John appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 at Peathill Farm, Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Jane and Ann ;
WHYTE John, Head, 75, Farmer, Aberdeen
WHYTE Jane, Wife, 49 (sic), Pitsligo
WHYTE Annie, Farmers Dau, 23, Pitsligo
GRANT Lewis, Farm Serv, 14.13



John died on 2 Apr 1905 at 21 Dingwall Street, Rosehearty, Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland , at age 79 years, 1 month and 20 days

John Whyte,
Farmer, married to Jane Smart, Previously to Helen Glennie
At 4pm aged 79 yrs.

Parents: Robert Whyte, Farmer (dec) & Mary Whyte MS Watt (dec)

Robert Whyte, son, of 35 Bark Street, Aberdeen was the informant.1,14



John's cause of death on 2 Apr 1905 was from Senile Debility
Morbus Cordis uncertain.

Children of John Whyte and Helen Glennie

Family: John Whyte and Jane Smart

FatherRobert Whyte (c 1782 - 13 Jun 1870)
MotherMary Watt (c 1800 - bt 1841 - 1851)

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S32] GROS, Scottish OPR's (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: pre 1855), Baptisms 1845 - 1826 Aberdour Aberdeen 169/0030 0079. Hereinafter cited as Scottish OPR's.
  3. [S82] 1841 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 6 June 1841), 1841- Aberdour Aberdeen - 169/00 003/00 005. Hereinafter cited as 1841 Scottish Census.
  4. [S28] 1851 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 30 March 1851), 1851 - Aberdour Aberdeen - 169/00 003/00 011. Hereinafter cited as 1851 Scottish Census.
  5. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), 1860 New Pitsligo Aberdeenshire - LDS Film No 6035516.
  6. [S79] 1861 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 7 April 1861), 1861 New Pitsligo Aberdour, Aberdeenshire, Reg No 227B, ED 6 Page 5 - via Ancestry. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Scottish Census.
  7. [S76] 1871 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1871), 1871 New Pitsligo Aberdeen, 227/B0 006/0B 001. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Scottish Census.
  8. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1871 New Pitsligo Aberdeen - 227/B0 0035. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  9. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1876 Pitsligo Aberdeen, 233/00 0006.
  10. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1879 Pitsligo Aberdeen, 233/00 0035.
  11. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), FHL Film 0203465 GRO Ref Volume 233 EnumDist 4 Page 5. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  12. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Pitsligo Aberdeenshire, ED4 Pg 2 Line 11 REg 233 - via Ancestry. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  13. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Pitsligo, ED4, Pg 10, Line 18, Rego 233 - Via Ancestry. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  14. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1905 Pitsligo Aberdeen, 233/00 0011.