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Catherine Buchanan

Female 1824 - 1900  (75 years)


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  • Name Catherine Buchanan  [1
    Gender Female 
    Born 27 February 1824  Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 28 March 1824  Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 14 January 1900  Blythswood, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Ardrossan, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I74531  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 19 October 2002 

    Father Nathaniel Buchanan,   b. about 1776, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 October 1863, Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Mother Margaret Johnston,   b. about 1801, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 September 1862, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Family ID F52174  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Hector Giffen,   b. about 1823, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 March 1890, Ardrossan, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 30 May 1845  Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Margaret Giffen,   b. about 1847,   d. December 1912, Crosshill, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
     2. Sarah Giffen,   b. about 1848, Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 April 1922, New Ardrossan, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)
     3. Alexander Giffen,   b. about 1853, Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Hector Giffen,   b. 24 July 1855, Newton Green, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 September 1939, Ardrossan, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     5. Nathaniel Giffen,   b. 2 February 1857,   d. 18 April 1861, Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     6. Mary Buchanan Giffen,   b. 1 December 1860,   d. March 1926, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Family ID F52180  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: (transcript from Dundonald OPR)
      Catherine daughter of Nathaniel Buchanan and Margaret Johnston spouses Troon was born 27th February and baptized 28th March 1824.

      DEATH: Extract from a Register of Deaths (downloaded September, 2002)
      1900 Deaths in the District of Blythswood in the Burgh of Glasgow
      No. 33
      Catherine Giffen. Widow of Hector Giffen, Free stone Quarryman.
      1900 January Fourteenth 8h 0m p.m. 82 McAlpine Street Glasgow
      Female
      76 years
      Father: Nathaniel Buchanan, Carting Contractor (deceased)
      Mother: Margaret Buchanan M.S. Johnston (deceased)
      Cause of death: Cerebral Apoplexy 9 months
      as Cert by John Paterson FRCP&S Ed
      Informant: (signed) Maggie Smith, Daughter, Present
      Reg. 1900 January 16th at Glasgow (signed) James Strathen Registrar [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2020] GEDCOM file titled “Rankin August 2008.ged”, submitted by Bill Rankin.


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