William Birnie was born in Apr 1804 at Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland .
William Birnie married Jane Riddle on 2 Feb 1871 at Peathill, Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ,
After Banss according to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland
William Birnie, Farmer (Widower) aged 66, res Peathill, Pitsligo
Jean Riddle, Domestic Servant (Widow) aged 39, res Peathill, Pitsligo
Parents: William Birnie, Farmer (dec) and Elizabeth Birnie MS Smart (dec)
George Smart, House Carpenter (master) and Amelia Smart MS Lovie
Witnesses: John Riddel and Alex F Robertson.1,2
William died on 9 Jan 1874 at Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Aberdeenshire, at age 69 years and 9 months.