George Gerrard

ID# 3746, (c 1853 - 9 Feb 1922)


George Gerrard was born c 1853 at Macduff, Banffshire, Scotland ,

No birth/baptism located for George at this stage, under any sort of name including updated records of July 2017.

He was the son of John Jarron and Ann Watt.

George appeared on the 1861 Scottish Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of George Stevenson at 5 Loch Street, Boyndie, Banffshire, Scotland ;
STEVENSON George, Head, Widower, 80, Shoemaker formerly, Boyndie Banffshire
STEVENSON Alexander, Son, Mar, 40, House Carpenter, Journeyman, Boyndie Banffshire
STEVENSON Jessie, Grandchild, 4, McDuff Banffshire
STEVENSON Margaret, Grandchild, 1, Boyndie Banffshire
WATT Ann, Servant, Widow, 38, House Keeper, Pennan Aberdeenshire
GERRAN George, Lodger, Un, 9, Scholar, McDuff, Banffshire
ADDISON James, Boarder, Widr, 56, Cooper Journeyman, Boyndie Banffshire.1



George 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.2



George Gerrard recorded John Jarron's death on 17 Apr 1873 Cockenzie, Tranent, East Lothian, Scotland ,
John Jarron
Fisherman
Single
At 10.25 AM, Aged 24yrs
Parents: John Jarron, Seaman (dec) & Ann Jarron MS Watt

George Jarron, Brother, Tranent.3,4



George Gerrard married Maggie McKay, daughter of George MacKay and Isabella McKenzie, on 22 Jul 1876 at 37 High Street, MacDuff, Banffshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the Free Church

George Gerrard
Slater Journeyman, Bachelor, aged 24
Res 10 Clergy Street, Macduff
Parents: John Gerrard, Seaman (dec) and Ann Gerrard MS Watt
Maggie MacKay
Domestic Servant, Spinster, aged 23
Res 37 High Street, Macduff
Parents: George McKay, Labourer and Isabella McKay MS McKenzie

Witnesses: Margaret Stevenson and William Dick.3,5



George Gerrard witnessed the birth of Margaret Ann Gerrard on 2 Nov 1876 10 Clergy Street, MacDuff, Banffshire, Scotland ,

at 3am
Parents: George Gerrard, Slater (Journeyman) and Maggie Gerrard MS McKay
Married 22 July 1876, Banff

George Gerrard, Father was present at her birth.3,6



George Gerrard witnessed the birth of William George Gerrard on 23 Oct 1878 72 Shore, MacDuff, Banffshire, Scotland ,

At 9:00AM
Parents: George Gerrard, Slater Journeyman & Margaret McKay
Married: 1876 July 22 Banff

George Gerrard, father was present at his birth.3,7



George Gerrard witnessed the birth of James Addison Gerrard on 5 Jan 1881 16 Clergy Street, MacDuff, Banffshire, Scotland ,

At 1pm
George Gerrard, father was present at his birth.8,3



George appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 at 16 Clergy Street, Gamrie, Banffshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Margaret, Maggie, William and James ;
GERRARD, George, Head, M, 28, M, Slater, born Macduff, Banff
GERRARD, Margaret, Wife, M, 28, F, Slaters Wife, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD, Margaret Ann, Daur, 4, F, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD, William Geo, Son, 2, M, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD, James Addison, Son, 2mths, M, Macduff, Banff.9



George Gerrard witnessed the death of James Addison Gerrard on 3 Apr 1882 MacDuff, Banffshire, Banffshire,
At 1pm, aged 1 year
Parents: George Gerrard, Slater Journeyman and Margaret Gerrard MS McKay

George Gerrard, Father was present when he died.3,10



George Gerrard witnessed the birth of Edith Gerrard on 3 Feb 1888 67 Marischal Street, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ,

At 8pm
George Gerrard, father was present at the birth.3,11



George appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 at 39 Maiden Street, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Maggie, Margaret, William, Kenneth, Edith and Hannah ;
GERRARD George, Head, Mar, 37, Slater, employed, Macduff, Banff, 2 rooms with windows
GERRARD Maggie, Wife, Mar, 36, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD Maggie Ann, Dau, Unm, 14, Scholar, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD William G, Son, 12, Scholar, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD Kenneth, Son, 8, Scholar, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD Edith, dau, 3, Peterhead Aberdeen
GERRARD Hannah W, Dau, 1mth, Peterhead Aberdeen.12



George Gerrard witnessed the birth of Caroline Gerrard on 17 Mar 1894 40 Back Street, Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ,

At 12.15am
George Gerrard, Father was present at the birth.3,13



George appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 at Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire, Aberdeenshire, also listed in the household was Maggie, William, Kenneth, Edith, Hannah and Caroline ;
GERRARD George, Head, Mar, 48, Slater, Employer, Macduff Banff, 3 rooms with windows
GERRARD Margaret, Wife, Mar, 47, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD William G, Son, S, 23, Slater (journeyman) Worker, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD Kenneith, Son, S, 19, Slater (apprentice) Worker, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD Edith, Dau, 14, Scholar, Peterhead, Aberdeen
GERRARD Hannah W, Dau, 11, Scholar, Peterhead Aberdeen
GERRARD Caroline, Dau, 8, Scholar, Rosehearty, Aberdeen.14



George Gerrard witnessed the death of Christian Tytle Innes on 1 Mar 1902 Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire, Aberdeenshire,
(Single) at 4.15pm
Usual res: 252 South Wellington Street, Glasgow, aged 3 years.
Parents: John Whyte Innes, Police Constable and Margaret Ann Innes MS Gerrard

George Gerrard, Grandfather was present at her death.3,15



George appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 at 14 King Street, Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Kenneth, Hannah, Caroline and Maggie ;
GERRARD George, Head, 58, Mar, Slater, Employer, Macduff Banff
GERRARD Kenneth M, Son, 28, Single, Slater, Worker, Macduff Banff
GERRARD Hannah W, Dau, 20, Single, Peterhead Aberdeen
GERRARD Caroline, Dau, 17, Single, Rosehearty Aberdeen
INNES Maggie, Grand Dau, 7, School, Glasgow Lanark.16



George Gerrard witnessed the death of Maggie Gerrard on 26 Apr 1919 Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire, Aberdeenshire,
Maggie Gerrard
At 12.30AM aged 65 years
Married to George Gerrard, Slater
Parents: George McKay, Labourer (dec) and Isabella McKay MS McKenzie (dec)

George Gerrard, Widower was present when she died.3,17



George Gerrard married Jessie Ferrier Clark, daughter of William Clark and Jean Shand, on 2 Mar 1921 at 48 Duff Street, Macduff, Banffshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the forms of the Congregational Church

George Gerrard
Master Slater (widower) aged 67
Res: 14 King Street, Rosehearty
Parents: John Gerrard, Seaman (dec) and Ann Gerrard MS Watt (dec)
Jessie Dutch
Merchant, (widow), aged 70
Res: 48 Duff Street, Macduff
Parents: William Clark, Tailor (dec) and Jane Clark MS Shane (Dec)

Witnesses: Isabella Milne and James French.3,18



George died on 9 Feb 1922 at 102 Duff Street, Macduff, Banffshire, Scotland ,

George Gerrard,
Retired Slater.
Married:
1st Margaret McKay
2nd Jessie Ferrier Clark
At 9.50pm, aged 68 years.
Parents: George Gerrard (sic), Seaman (dec) and Ann Gerrard MS Watt (dec)

Robert Rigg, Neighbour, Congengrational Manse, Macduff was the informant.3,19



George's cause of death on 9 Feb 1922 was from Accute Bronchitis.



George and Maggie had 7 children.

Children of George Gerrard and Maggie McKay

Family: George Gerrard and Jessie Ferrier Clark

FatherJohn Jarron (12 Dec 1822 - 25 Aug 1862)
MotherAnn Watt (1820 - 8 Nov 1893)

Citations

  1. [S79] 1861 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 7 April 1861), 1861 Boyndie Banffshire, Village of Whitehills, 149/00 002/00 016. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Scottish Census.
  2. [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.
  3. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1873 Tranent Haddington (East Lothian) 722/00 0034. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Banff Banff, 147/00 0022.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Banff Banff, 147/00 0242.
  7. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Banff Banff, 147/00 0260.
  8. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Banff Banff, 147/00 011.
  9. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), 1881 FHL Film 0203437, GRO Ref Vol 147 Enum Dist 12, page 5. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  10. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Macduff Banff, 155/A2 027.
  11. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Peterhead Aberdeen, 232/01 0046.
  12. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Peterhead Aberdeen, 232/01 012/000 008. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  13. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Pitsligo Aberdeen, 233/00 0044.
  14. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Pitsligo Aberdeen, 233/00 002/000 011. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  15. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Pitsligo Aberdeen, 233/00 0009.
  16. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Pitsligo Aberdeen, 233/00 002/00 005. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  17. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1919 Pitsligo Aberdeen, 233/00 0012.
  18. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Macduff Banff, 155/A2 0002.
  19. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1922 Macduff Banff, 155/A2 0008.