sample from opr

This is sample text file, for some births, deaths, marriages, in Bower, Watten and Wick including in part, witnesses, places, occupation. Extracted from notes taken during my research. 

 

Session of Bonds

Alexander Oall in Auchingill Canisby Parish & Marjory Miller in Bowerm'on 10th July 1795

Donald Jack in Bowermaden and Marg't Steven there 19 Oct 1794 Wit Peter Henderson & W'm Dunnet

Burials 1790 - 1795

John Stephen in Bowermadon 31st July 1793

Elizabeth McBeath in Bowermaddon 4 Jan 1791

 

Births 

26 Sept 1742 George Ogg in Sarclat had a child bapt named Henreitt  Wit Jas Duncan & Alexr Davidson

29 March 1759 Alex ‘r Oag in Thrumster had a child by Elspet Farquhar bapt named George  witnesses Donald Bruce & Donald Waters

22 March 1761 Alex ‘r Oag in Thrumster had a child by Elspet Farquhar bapt named Elspet  witnesses Alexr Lyall & Francis Gray

25 Dec 1763 Alexander Oag in Sarclet had a child by his wife Elsabeth Farquhar bapt Kathrine  witnesses James Cormack & Donald Bain both in Sarclet

20 April 1769 Alexander Oag in Sarclet had by his wife Elspet Farquhar a child baptized  & named Margaret. The witnesses were John Cuming & James Bruce both in Sarclet

12 April 1772 Alexr Oag in Sarclet had a child by his wife Elizth Farquhar baptized  William. Witnesses James Davidson in Sarclet & George Manson in Ulbster

24 Aug 1774 Alexander Oag in Sarclet had by his wife Eliz Farquhar a child baptized  named Alexander. Wit Robert Donaldson and Francis Corner there

26 Sept 1776 Alexander Ogg in Sarclet had by his wife Elspeth Farquhar a child baptized  named James. Wit John Bremner & Robert Donalson both in Thrumster

Alexander Ogg in Ganslet had by his wife .......... Farquhar a child baptized  named John. Wit John Gunn in Sarcket & William Bremner in Thrumster

10 March 1759 David Steven in Thrumster had a child by his wife Christain Young  bapt David  witnesses George Reach & David Reid

30 March 1766 David Stephen in Thruster had a child by his wife Christain Young  bapt named Helen  wit Davd Gun & And Malcolm

26th July 1767 David Stephen in Thrumster had a child by Christain Young  his wife bapt named James  wit James Donaldson & Alex Mowat

 28 Dec 1794 David Steven in Thrumster had by his wife Henrietta Ogg a child baptized  named John. Witss Alexr Ogg & Alexr Donne there

 24th Nov 1796 David Stephen in Thrumster had by his wife Henny Oag a child baptized  named Alexr. Witnesses James Oag in Thrumster & Donald Brimms there

 17 Apr 1799 David Stephen in Thrumster had by his wife Henrietta Oag a child baptized  named Willm. Witnesses John Oag & Alexr Bruce both in Thrumster

 22 May 1807 David Steven in Thrumster had a child by his wife Henny Oag baptized  David. Wit John Miller & John Oag both there

 

Marriages

Matthew Simpson in Murzee & Catherine Oal in Lyth were matrimonially contracted  12 January 1833. Caut Alex'r Stephen & Emanuele Matheson (looks like Emanuele)

James Bremner in Knockdee and Helen Stephen in Stemster both in this parish gave in  their names in order to proclamation of banns on the 9th of September and after being  three times proclaimed in the parish church were married on the 6th of October 1848

Alexander Miller in the parish of Wick and Joanne Stephen in Stemster in this parish gave  in their names in order to proclamation of banns on the 10th of February and after being three  times regularly proclaimed in the parish church were married on the 1st March 1849

24 Nov 1792 David Stevens in Thrumster was matrimonially contracted to Henrietta Ogg  Cautioners for the man Will Stevens there and for the woman Alexr Ogg there

3 Dec 1847 David Steven shoemaker Wick and Ellen Clyne daughter of John Clyne Pulteneytown were matrimonially contracted on the fifth day of November and married on the third day of December AD Eighteen hundred and forty seven in presence of William Steven and Donald Clyne parishoners of Wick