William Mercer1846

Name
William Mercer
Birth April 10, 1846 21 27
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Birth of a sisterJanet Mercer
1850 (Age 3 years)
Note: Birth entry not seen, only census entry 1851
Census March 30, 1851 (Age 4 years)
Address: 35 Clinkhill Village of Baintown
Birth of a sisterMary Mercer
1853 (Age 6 years)
Note: Birth entry not seen, only census entry 1861
Birth of a brotherAlexander Mercer
October 4, 1854 (Age 8 years)
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Birth of a brotherAndrew Mercer
October 29, 1856 (Age 10 years)
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Birth of a sisterAnn Mercer
February 6, 1859 (Age 12 years)
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Census April 7, 1861 (Age 14 years)
Address: 69 Muirhouses
Birth of a brotherGeorge Brown Mercer
June 1, 1861 (Age 15 years)
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Birth of a sisterAgnes Mercer
May 16, 1863 (Age 17 years)
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Death of a sisterAgnes Mercer
1864 (Age 17 years)
Note: Scotlands People
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Dunsire
September 3, 1864 (Age 18 years)
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MarriageChristina MorrisonView this family
1865 (Age 18 years)
Note: Scotlands People
Birth of a brotherJohn Mercer
May 6, 1865 (Age 19 years)
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Death of a brotherJohn Mercer
1865 (Age 18 years)
Note: Scotlands People
Birth of a daughter
#1
Christina Mercer
1866 (Age 19 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherAgnes McBain
April 7, 1867 (Age 20 years)
Note: Death record entry:
Birth of a daughter
#2
Agnes Mercer
1868 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Andrew Mercer
1869 (Age 22 years)
Census April 2, 1871 (Age 24 years)
Address: Kingseat, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland
Birth of a daughter
#4
Ann Mercer
1872 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Isabella Mercer
1874 (Age 27 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherIsobel Burgess
January 10, 1875 (Age 28 years)
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Birth of a son
#6
John Mercer
1877 (Age 30 years)
Death of a fatherAndrew Mercer
June 22, 1878 (Age 32 years)
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Birth of a daughter
#7
Elizabeth Mercer
1879 (Age 32 years)
Census April 3, 1881 (Age 34 years)
Address: High Street, Wemyss, Buckhaven, Fife, Scotland
Birth of a daughter
#8
Williamina Mercer
1883 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#9
Alexander Mercer
1885 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a son
#10
Robert Mercer
1887 (Age 40 years)
Death of a motherAgnes Dunsyre
October 10, 1887 (Age 41 years)
Note: Death record entry:
Census April 5, 1891 (Age 44 years)
Address: Haughmill, Markinch, Fife, Scotland
Census March 31, 1901 (Age 54 years)
Address: Kennoway Road, Markinch, Windygates, Fife, Scotland
Death of a brotherJames Mercer
January 12, 1908 (Age 61 years)
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Death of a sisterMary Mercer
March 8, 1917 (Age 70 years)
Cause: Chronic Nephritis (Kidney Inflammation), Cardiac dilation
Death of a brotherAlexander Mercer
December 9, 1934 (Age 88 years)
Death of a brotherGeorge Brown Mercer
October 22, 1947 (Age 101 years)
Note: The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) - Thu 23 Oct 1947 - Page 1 - Family Notices
Deathyes

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: March 6, 1846Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
-5 years
elder brother
4 years
elder sister
1 year
himself
5 years
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
21 months
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
23 months
younger sister
Agnes Mercer
Birth: May 16, 1863 38 44Auchterderran, Fife, Scotland
Death: 1864Auchterderran, Fife, Scotland
2 years
younger brother
John Mercer
Birth: May 6, 1865 40 46Auchterderran, Fife, Scotland
Death: 1865Auchterderran, Fife, Scotland
Family with Christina Morrison - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 1865Fife, Scotland
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
2 years
son
4 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
4 years
son
3 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
son

Birth
Birth record entry: Parish / District Name - Number - Entry / Frame Beath / Wemyss - OPR 410/2 - fr 536 Surname Mercer Sex M / F M Given names William Date and time 10 April 1846 Place parish of Wemyss Father’s names Andrew Mercer Mother’s names Agnes Mercer Mother maiden name Dunsire RCE / other information second son (sic)
Census1851 Scottish Census - Andrew Mercer - Household

Book ?, page 10 Kennoway

NameRelationMCAgeSexOccupationBirthplaceInfirm
Andrew MercerHeadM25MCoalminerFife, Kennoway
Agnes DunsyrewifeM30FFife, Wemyss
James MercersonS9MScholarFife, Wemyss
William MercersonS5Mat homeFife, Wemyss
Janet MercerdaughterS9mFFife, Kennoway

Notes: Missing daughter Isabella is entered on census with grandmother, Janet

Census1861 Scottish Census - Andrew Mercer - Household

Book 006, page 037 410 Auchterderran

NameRelationMCAgeSexOccupationBirthplaceInfirm
Andrew MercerHeadM36MCoal MinerFife, Kennoway
Agnes DunsyrewifeM40FFife, Wemyss
James MercersonS18MCoal DrawerFife, Wemyss
Isobella MercerdaughterS16FFactory WorkerFife, Methil
William MercersonS14MCoal DrawerFife, Methil
Janet MercerdaughterS10FScholarFife, Kennoway
Mary MercerdaughterS8FScholarFife, Kennoway
Alexander MercersonS6MScholarFife, Beath
Andrew MercersonS4MFife, Auchterderran
Ann MercerdaughterS2FFife, Auchterderran

Notes: Number people Blind, Deaf or Dumb -0, Number children at school - 3, Number rooms with one or more windows - 2

Marriage
Scotlands People Name: MERCER, WILLIAM Spouse: MORRISON, CHRISTINA Year: 1865 Ref: 424/1 140 Place: Dunfermline Burgh
Census1871 Scotland - Census transcript - William Mercer - Household

NameRelationConditionAgeMAgeFOccupationBirthplaceInfirmSchool
William MercerheadMar25MinerWemyss, Fife
Christina M MercerwifeMar28Lochgelly, Auchterderran, Fife
Christina M Mercerdaughter5Lochgelly, Auchterderran, Fife
Agnes Mercerdaughter3Lochgelly, Auchterderran, Fife
Andrew Mercerson2Lochgelly, Auchterderran, Fife
Alexander MercerboarderUnm18Coal MinerLochgelly, Fife
William KirkboarderUnm20Coal MinerLeslie, Fife

Census1881 Scotland - Census transcript - William Mercer - Household

High Street, Wemyss, Buckhaven, Fife, Scotland

NameRelationConditionAgeMAgeFOccupationBirthplaceInfirm
William MercerheadMar34CoalminerMethil, Fife
Christina UnknownwifeMar35Lochgelly, Auchterderran, Fife
Christina MercerdaughterUnm15MillworkerLochgelly, Auchterderran, Fife
Agnes Mercerdaughter13ScholarLochgelly, Auchterderran, Fife
Andrew Mercerson11ScholarLochgelly, Auchterderran, Fife
Ann Mercerdaughter9ScholarDunfermline, Fife
Isabella Mercerdaughter7ScholarLochgelly, Auchterderran, Fife
John Mercerson4Lochgelly, Auchterderran, Fife
Elizabeth Mercerdaughter2Wemyss, Fife

Census1891 Scotland - Census transcript - William Mercer - Household

Haughmill, Markinch, Fife, Scotland

NameRelationConditionAgeMAgeFOccupationEmplEmpdOACBirthplaceLangInfirm
William MercerheadMar44Coal MinerFife
Christina UnknownwifeMar45Fife
Christina MercerdaughterUnm25Spinning Mill WorkerFife
Ann MercerdaughterUnm20Spinning Mill WorkerAuchterderran, Fife
John Mercerson14Coal MinerFife
Elizabeth Mercerdaughter13DressmakerFife
Williamina Mercerdaughter8ScholarFife
Alexander Mercerson6ScholarWemyss, Fife
Robert Mercerson4Fife
William MercerGrandson5ScholarFife

William listed here as Grandson, listed as son in 1901

Census1901 Scotland - Census transcript - William Mercer - Household

Kennoway Road, Markinch, Windygates, Fife, Scotland

NameRelationConditionAgeMAgeFOccupationEmpHomeBirthplaceLangInfirm
William MercerheadMar58Coal Miner HewerBeath, Fife
Christina UnknownwifeMar58Lochgelly, Auchterderran, Fife
Alexander MercersonUnm16Coal Miner DrawerWemyss, Fife
William Mercerson15Coal Miner Drawer
Robert Mercerson14ScholarFife

William listed as son here, was listed as grandson in 1891

Note
Informant at mother's death, 1887