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FARMER, Violet
(About 1770-)


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1. SIMPSON, Andrew

FARMER, Violet 1

  • Born: About 1770
  • Marriage (1): SIMPSON, Andrew on 24 March 1791 in Edinburgh, Scotland 1

   Another name for Violet was FARNIER, Violet.2

Violet married Andrew SIMPSON, son of Thomas SIMSON and Elder SMAIL, on 24 March 1791 in Edinburgh, Scotland.1 (Andrew SIMPSON was born on 22 October 1768 3 and was baptised on 27 October 1768 in Inveresk and Musselburgh parish, Midlothian, Scotland 3.)

  Marriage Notes:

Old Parish Register
Gladsmuir Parish East Lothian

"May 29th 1791
Simpson Andrew labourer in this Parish and Violet Farmer in this Parish also were Married irregularly in Edinh. according to their Certificate of Marriage the 24th March 1791"

Note: the couple's marriage was recorded in the Gladsmuir parish register on 29 May 1791, but the marriage itself took place in Edinburgh on 24 March 1791. "Irregularly" means outside of the Established Church of Scotland, that is to say it was a non-conformist marriage ceremony or similar. 1


1 Old Parish Registers of the Church of Scotland, Gladsmuir Parish East Lothian Marriages.

2 LDS Family Search, IGI.

3 Old Parish Registers of the Church of Scotland, Inveresk and Musselburgh Parish Midlothian Baptisms.

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