Mary Ewing was born in 1887 at Forgue, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ,
Parents: William Ewing & Mary Simpson.1
Mary Ewing married Robert McKay, son of George McKay and Maggie King, on 11 Dec 1909 at Temperance Hotel, North High Street, Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland ,
After Banns according to the Forms of the United Free Church of Scotland
Farm Servant, Bachelor aged 21 years
Usual Res: Tochineal, Fordyce
Parents: George MacKay, Sailmaker (Master) & Maggie MacKay MS King
Domestic Servant, Spinster, aged 22
Usual Res: Tillynaught Cottages, Fordyce
Parents: William Ewing, Farm Servant & Mary Ewing MS Simpson
Witnesses: John Murdoch & Jessie Ewing.2,3
As of 11 Dec 1909,her married name was McKay.
Mary died on 1 Nov 1945 at Ordiquihill, Banffshire, Scotland , at age 58 years
Other Surnames Ewing.4
Mary was buried in Nov 1945 at Ordiquill Cemetery, Ordiquill, Banffshire, Scotland ,
Beloved Wife of
Who Died 1st Nov 1945
Aged 58 Years
And the Above
Who Died 27th June 1973
Aged 85 Years.5
Children of Mary Ewing and Robert McKay
- [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1887 Huntly Aberdeenshire, 202/32. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
- [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
- [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1909 Portsoy Banff, 153/02 0015.
- [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1945 Ordiquihill Banff, 163/00 0003.
- [S196] Letter or email from Ian Coull (England) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) Email from Ian Jan 2017.