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John Runciman

Male Abt 1786 - 1877  (~ 90 years)


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  • Name John Runciman  [1
    Born Abt Sep 1786  Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • (not obvious on the igi)
    Christened 15 Sep 1786  Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1841  Snowden, Par. of Lauder, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • RUNCIMAN: John 30 farmer b BEW; Betty 45, Isabella 40 both b BEW; Also Ann GOURLAY (indexed on ancestry as GOMLAY) 15 F.S. b BEW
    Census 1851  Earlstown, Par. of Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • RUNCIMAN: John 64 head, proprietor of land & houses, b Earlstown; Sisters Elizabeth 57, Isabella 54, both b Earlstown, BEW
    Census 1861  No. 97, Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • RUNCIMAN: John 76 head, landed proprietor b Earlston; Sisters Betsy 64 b Earlston, BEW; Isabella 55 b Lauder, BEW
    Census 1871  Main St (118), Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • RUNCIMAN: John heaad, unm, 84 land owner; sister Elizabeth 78 housekeeper, both b Earlston
    Occupation Feb 1872  Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    a Portioner 
    Reference Number 11355 
    Died 09 Feb 1877  Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • cert. reads: John, Portioner late farmer, single, 90, died 3:30am, of general debility (from old age) cert by James Haining MD, Earlston, s/o David R and Janet m.s. Lockie, both dec, inf. nephew George R.
    Person ID I11355  Runciman Lineage 1a - Wanton Walls
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2012 

    Father David Runciman,   b. Abt Oct 1751, Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1825, ?Wanton Walls, Par. of Lauder, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Janet Lockie,   b. Abt 1757, ?Earlston, Par. of Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1830, ?Wanton Walls, Par. of Lauder, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married 29 Oct 1785  Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    • this date/place apparently being recorded in the Earlston Kirk Session Minutes for Nov 26 as follows: "... compared before the Session David Runchiman and Janet Lockie both in this parish, and produced a Certificate of their Marriage dated at Edinburgh the Twenty Ninth Day of October Jajii (ie 1700) and Eighty Five and signed by James Wilson the Celebrator and John Wilson and Elizabeth Leslie and Agnes Bruce witnesses. They were rebuked for their Irregular Marriage and were admonished having adhered to One another as Man and Wife." the Kirk receiving a payment of 3/- on the same date
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt Sep 1786 - Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 15 Sep 1786 - Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1841 - Snowden, Par. of Lauder, Berwickshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1851 - Earlstown, Par. of Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1861 - No. 97, Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1871 - Main St (118), Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - a Portioner - Feb 1872 - Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 09 Feb 1877 - Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S692] MIs: BEW Earlston - extracts, Borders FHS, (Borders FHS, Galashiels, Selkirkshire, Scotland), Borders., Jan 2000.

    2. [S692] MIs: BEW Earlston - extracts, Borders FHS, (Borders FHS, Galashiels, Selkirkshire, Scotland), Borders.

    3. [S104] OPR Berwick, Scotland, RUNCIMAN Births 1538-1854, Scotlands People Index, (1538-1854), RUNCIMAN births 1700 to 1820 Earlston, Berwickshire, index searched Oct 2005.
      (no mother's name given in index)

    4. [S201] Census: 1841 Scotland via Ancestry, (1841), Lauder, BEW Reg. 748 ED 5, hsehold of John RUNCIMAN, extracted May 2007.

    5. [S203] Census: 1851 Scotland via Ancestry, (1851), Earlstown, Par. of Earlston, BEW Par. 736 ED 1 Pg 8 Sched 26, hsehold of John RUNCIMAN, extracted May 2007.

    6. [S205] Census: 1861 Scotland via Ancestry, (1861), Earlston, Par. of Earlston, BEW REg. 736 ED 1 Pg 30 Sched 178, hsehold of John RUNCIMAN, extracted May 2007.

    7. [S820] Census: Scotland ex GRO, 1871 Census: Earlston Dist 736 (ED1?) Page 50 Schedule 234, copy d/loaded Sep 2005.

    8. [S2343] Will: RUNCIMAN, James 1858, 1867, 1872, (Will written Jun 1858 codicil Dec 1867 Inventory 23 Feb 1872 proved 8 Mar 1872), Scotlands People., Copy d/loaded Sep 2005.
      (SC60/41/24 dated 23rd Feb 1872 detailed inventory, and Trust Dispostion & Settlement of 8th Jun 1858 and codicil 27 Dec 1867 - 27pp in all)

    9. [S699] MIs: BEW: Earlston - book, Borders FHS, (Borders FHS, Galashiels, Selkirkshire, Scotland), H/stone (#498 p71) David RUNCIMAN and Janet LOCKIE and family, re-checked Sep 2005.

    10. [S2567] RUNCIMAN Corres., David RUNCIMAN, Marr. 1785 David RUNCIMAN & Janet LOCKIE, Edin, (from the Earlston Kirk Session Minutes Nov 26), rcvd May 2007.