William Raeburn

ID# 7293, (c 1843 - 19 Feb 1918)

William Raeburn was born c 1843 at Humbie, East Lothian, Scotland ,

William Raeburn born 1843 is Adam Spence's G Grandfather.1

He was the son of John Raeburn and Elizabeth Wilson.

William witnessed the marriage of Agnes Raeburn and James Simpson on 1 Apr 1859 Fala, Fala, Midlothian, Scotland .2,3,4

William died on 19 Feb 1918 at 31 Promenade, Portobella, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland .5

     Research Note:
Married to Babara Martin Bruce 6 July 1877, Dunning, Perthshire
They had 7 children

Adam Spence has been doing research on this family and would be interested to hear from anyone else.
Please contact Adam on adamspence@sympatico.ca.

FatherJohn Raeburn (1805 - 25 Jun 1870)
MotherElizabeth Wilson (19 Feb 1816 - 1899)


  1. [S203] Letter or email from Adam Spence (e-mail address (Canada)) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) email June 2014.
  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 www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1859 Fala & Soutra, Midlothian, 686/00 0002. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  4. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), M116861.
  5. [S203] Letter or email, Adam Spence to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails Descendant sheet emailed June 2014.