George Purves

ID# 5213, (c 1800 - )

George Purves was born c 1800 at East Lothian, Scotland .

George Purves married Isobell Strathern, daughter of George Strathern and Janet Kinlay, on 23 Dec 1826 at Pencaitland, East Lothian, Scotland .1

George Purves recorded Isobell Purves's death on 8 Jul 1866 Winton Toll House, Pencaitland, Haddingtonshire, Scotland ,
Isabella Purves
Married to George Purves, Road Labourer
At 4.25AM aged 77 years

Parents: George Stratherm, Coal Miner (dec) & Janet MacKinlay (dec)

George Purves, Widower was the informant of her death.2,3

George and Isobell had 2 Known Children.

Children of George Purves and Isobell Strathern


  1. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), M117165.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1866 Pencaitland Haddington, 716/00 0014. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.