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Catherine Hannah Buchanan

Catherine Hannah Buchanan

Female 1897 - after 1964  (> 68 years)

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  • Name Catherine Hannah Buchanan  [1
    Born 6 July 1897  Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died after 1964  [1
    Person ID I74578  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 27 December 2003 

    Father Alexander Magowan Buchanan,   b. 28 July 1859, Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 October 1934, Dennistoun, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Moffat,   b. about 1853, Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 July 1916, Gorbals, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married 16 June 1885  St. Rollox, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Extract of an entry in a Register of Marriages
      No. 169
      1885 on the Sixteenth day of June, at 102 Parson street, Glasgow. By declaration , in presence of Alexander Walker, Mason Journeyman, residing at 11 Mallomire place, Govan Parish and Jane Hunter, Domestic Servant, residing in Portland street, Troon.
      Alex Buchanan, Ploughman, Bachelor, 23, Portland street, Troon
      Father: Alexander Buchanan, Ship Carpenter Journeyman
      Mother: Janet Buchanan m.s. Buchanan
      and
      Elizabeth Moffat, Domestic Servant, Spinster,29, 8 Rosslyn terrace, Kelvinside
      Father: Robert Moffat, Shipbuilder's labourer
      Mother: Elizabeth Moffat m.s. Skelly
      Warrant of Sheriff Substitute of Lanarkshire, dated June 16th, 1885
      Registered: 1885 June 16th at Glasgow (signed) Hugh M. Jamieson, Assist. Registrar
      The above particulars are extracted from a Register of Marriages for the District of St. Rollox in the County of Lanark.

      Note: The Alexander Buchanan listed as Alexander Buchanan's father does not exist. Alexander is the son of Janet Buchanan and Alexander Magowan, born July 28, 1859 at Troon. Janet was working as a domestic in the Magowan household. The couple married in 1868.

      Alexander Walker is the husband of Jeanie Moffat, Elizabeth's sister; Jane Hunter is possibly her cousin, daughter of Robert Hunter and Catherine Skelly. [1]
    Family ID F52132  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Arthur James Morrison,   b. about 1898,   d. after 1964  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 21 August 1918  Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Divorced Yes - date unknown  [1
    Notes 
    • Transcript (by Cameron Research, February 2003)
      On 21 August 1918, at 35 Hutchesontown Street, District Blythswood, Burgh Glasgow, by Warrant of the Sheriff Substitute of Lanarkshire,
      Arthur James Morrison, aged 20 years. Bachelor. Ship's Cook residing at 119 Main Street, Gorbals. Son of Duncan James Morrison, Labourer (deceased) and Mary Morrison m.s. Woods (deceased)
      married
      Catherine Buchanan, aged 21 years. Spinster residing at same place. Daughter of Alexander Buchanan, Carter, and Elizabeth Buchanan m.s. Moffat (deceased)
      By declaration in presence of Mary Winks or Laing and Elizabeth Buchanan or Macpherson
      Ref: 644/10/1719

      This marriage ended in Divorce recorded in Glasgow North Volume 1964/Vol3/page29. The action was raised by Arthur James Morrison against Catherine H. Buchanan or Morrison whose present address was unknown. [1]
    Family ID F52195  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: Transcript from a Register of Births:
      Birth Ref. No. 1897 590/2 87
      Catherine Hannah Buchanan
      6th July 1897 9h 50m pm 11 Portland Street, Troon
      Father: Alexander Buchanan, Carter
      Domicile 220 Main Street, Gorbals
      Mother: Elizabeth Buchanan ms Moffat Married 16th June 1885 Gorbals, Glasgow
      Reg. By Alex Buchanan (father) 27.7.1897 [1]

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



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