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SHAND, John Minister of Premnay, Reverend Mr
(About 1635-)
PANTON, Jean
(About 1645-)
SHAND, James Minister of Kintore, Reverend Mr
(1673-1726)
LEITH, Barbara
(About 1685-1756)
SHAND, George Merchant and Provost of Aberdeen
(1711-1792)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. MARR, Jean
2. GORDON, Margaret

SHAND, George Merchant and Provost of Aberdeen 1 2 3 4

  • Baptised: 27 September 1711, Kemnay parish, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 4 5
  • Marriage (1): MARR, Jean on 2 January 1744 in Saint Nicholas parish, Aberdeen, Scotland 1 2
  • Marriage (2): GORDON, Margaret on 9 August 1769 in Saint Nicholas parish, Aberdeen, Scotland 2 3
  • Died: 14 October 1792 1 3

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  General Notes:

"SHAND
GEORGE
JAMES SHAND/BARBARA LEITH
M
27/09/1711
207/ 10 117
Kemnay"

from Births and Baptisms 4


George married Jean MARR on 2 January 1744 in Saint Nicholas parish, Aberdeen, Scotland.1 2 (Jean MARR was born about 1715 and died on 30 September 1767 3.)


  Marriage Notes:

"George Shand, who was Provost of Aberdeen in 1764-65, and again in 1770-71, was one of the three children of Rev. James Shand, minister of Kintore. The Provost was twice married, first to Jean Marr, daughter of David Marr, merchant in Aberdeen, and, secondly, to Margaret Gordon ... "

from Epitaphs and Inscriptions



"SHAND
GEORGE
JANE MARR/
02/01/1744
168/A 130 303
Aberdeen"

from Index of Marriages 1 2

George next married Margaret GORDON, daughter of John GORDON of Kinnellar, Merchant in Aberdeen and Henrietta FRASER, on 9 August 1769 in Saint Nicholas parish, Aberdeen, Scotland.2 3 (Margaret GORDON was baptised on 27 April 1725 in Saint Nicholas parish, Aberdeen, Scotland, died on 30 April 1799 1 3 6 and was buried in 1799 in Kirkton Cemetery, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 1 6.)


  Marriage Notes:

"SHAND
GEORGE
MARGARET GORDON/
14/08/1769
168/A 130 523
Aberdeen"

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


"(3).
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 3

Sources


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

2 GRO Scotland, OPR Index of Marriages.

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

4 GRO Scotland, OPR Index of Births and Baptisms.

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

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


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