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HARDIE, Peter of Dunkeld, Weaver and Musician
STRACHEN, James 'Drumnagarrow'
(About 1783-Before 1851)
HARDIE, William Farmer, and Fiddler
(About 1797-1884)
(About 1844-1897)


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1. DUNCAN, William

HARDIE, Mary 1 2

  • Born: About 1844, Methlick parish, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 3
  • Marriage (1): DUNCAN, William on 2 July 1867 in Ordiquihill parish, Banffshire, Scotland 1 2
  • Died: 3 January 1897, Plainwells, New Machar parish, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 4 5
  • BuriedFem: 1897, Methlick parish Churchyard, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 4

   Cause of her death was congestion of lungs over 5 days and cancer of face over two years.5

   Other names for Mary were DUNCAN, Mary 3 4 5 6 and HARDY, Mary.7

   User ID: M222.

  General Notes:

No baptism record has been found for Mary Hardie.

Mary Hardie was living at Goosepools in Methlick Parish, Aberdeenshire, when the census for Scotland in 1851 was taken. She was, in that census list, the fourth youngest of nine children. Mary was recorded as 7 years old and recorded as born in Methlick, Aberdeenshire.

The 1861 census for Methlick parish recorded "Mary Hardy" living and working as a general servant at Makle Methlick in the household of 86 year old Elspet Cooper.

Mary Duncan, aged 37 years, a widow, was living in 1881 in Aberdour parish Kincardineshire with her three children, Isabella, William and Jane, according to the census of that year. She was a live-in domestic servant ina hotel at No 43 High Street.

Mary Duncan died in 1897. Her death certificate recorded her as the "Widow of William Duncan : Butcher". She was recorded as 53 years. Her father was deceased. 5 6 7

  Medical Notes:

William Duncan, Mary's son, who was present where his mother died, gave notice of her death before the registrar at New Machar on 4 January 1897. 5

Mary married William DUNCAN on 2 July 1867 in Ordiquihill parish, Banffshire, Scotland.1 2 (William DUNCAN was born about 1836 in Fyvie parish, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 3.)

  Marriage Notes:

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from Index of Marriages 1


1 GRO Scotland, Index of Marriages.

2, Scotland, Select Marriages, 1561-1910.

3 1871 UK census, Aberlour parish Aberdeenshire; ED: 1; Page: 13.

4, UK and Ireland, Find A Grave Index, 1300s-Current.

5 GRO Scotland, New Machar parish Aberdeenshire Deaths.

6 1881 UK census, Aberdour parish Kincardineshire; ED: 1; Page: 15.

7 1861 UK census, Methlick parish Aberdeenshire; ED: 2; Page: 5.

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