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GORDON, James 8th of Lesmoir, 5th Baronet, Sir
(About 1645-)
(About 1657-)
FRASER, William 11th Lord Saltoun (old numbering)
SHARP, Margaret
GORDON, John of Kinnellar, Merchant in Aberdeen
(About 1684-1764)
FRASER, Henrietta
(About 1698-1751)
GORDON, Margaret


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1. SHAND, George Merchant and Provost of Aberdeen

GORDON, Margaret 1 2 3 4 5

  • Baptised: 27 April 1725, Saint Nicholas parish, Aberdeen, Scotland
  • Marriage (1): SHAND, George Merchant and Provost of Aberdeen on 9 August 1769 in Saint Nicholas parish, Aberdeen, Scotland 1 2
  • Died: 30 April 1799 1 4 6
  • Buried: 1799, Kirkton Cemetery, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 4 6

   Another name for Margaret was SHAND, Margaret.6

   User ID: B819.

  General Notes:

168/A 70 449

from Births and Baptisms 5

Margaret married George SHAND Merchant and Provost of Aberdeen, son of Reverend Mr James SHAND Minister of Kintore and Barbara LEITH, on 9 August 1769 in Saint Nicholas parish, Aberdeen, Scotland.1 2 (George SHAND Merchant and Provost of Aberdeen was baptised on 27 September 1711 in Kemnay parish, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 5 7 and died on 14 October 1792 1 4.)

  Marriage Notes:

168/A 130 523

from Index of Marriages

"Margaret, married as his second wife, August 9, 1769 (St. Nicholas Church, Aberdeen, marriage register), George Shand, merchant and Provost of Aberdeen during the years 1764-5. His first wife had died September 30, 1767. Shand died October 17, 1792 (A. M. Munro's Aldermen of Aberdeen, p. 243). She died April 30, 1799, in the 79th year of her age, and is buried in the Kinellar vault at Fraserburgh where she is commemorated by a black marble tablet on the east wall."

from Lesmoir

Here are interred the remains of Mrs Margaret Gordon, spouse to the late George
Shand, Esquire, Provost of Aberdeen, obit. 30th April, 1799, in the 79th (or 70th) year of her age."

from Epitaphs and Inscriptions 1 2 4


1 e-books, The House of Gordon vol. 2 ed. John Malcolm Bulloch (1907) Lesmoir by Douglas Wimberley.

2 GRO Scotland, OPR Index of Marriages.

3, Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 ( Operations, Inc. Date:2014 Place:Provo, UT, USA).

4 e-books, Aberdeenshire Epitaphs and Inscriptions by John A. Henderson (1907) Fraserburgh parish.

5 GRO Scotland, OPR Index of Births and Baptisms.

6, UK and Ireland, Find a Grave Index, 1300s-Current ( Operations, Inc. Date:2012 Place:Provo, UT, USA).

7 e-books, Fasti Ecclesiae Scoticanae by Hew Scott.

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