Deaths in Berwick 1868

The following have been transcribed by
Janet Connochie from microfilmed copies of the Death Register of Scotland. The films were obtained through my local Family History Center.

Film Number 0363281 - 1868 Deaths Berwick, Parishes 726-757 (all Berwick)

Coldingham 732 ... Coldstream 733 ... Dunse 735 ... Eccles 737 ... Edrom 738 ... Gordon 742 ... Nenthorn 753

Surnames on this page
Main entries in full, mothers maidensurnames etc. also indexed.


Name                   Ref Number

Bathgate               Eccles 2
COCKBURN   Robert      Eccles 3
Conochie               Eccles 2
Crooks                 Coldingham 27
DODS       David       Dunse 29
Gaohume[?]             Gordon 6
Glendinning            Eccles 1
Goodlad                Nenthorn 12
HOGG       Agnes       Edrom 8
           Agnes       Gordon 6
           Mary        Dunse 23
HUME       Christian   Eccles 2
JEFFREY    William     Eccles 1
KERSE      Janet       Coldstream 12
KNOX       John        Nenthorn 12
Lindores               Coldingham 27
Mussay [Murray]        Edrom 8
Paxton                 Dunse 29
PORTEOUS   Margaret    Coldingham 27
Robertson              Coldstream 12
Rutherford             Nenthorn 12
Scott                  Dunse 29
Thomson                Dunse 23
Wait                   Dunse 23
Weatherston            Eccles 3
Wightman               Dunse 23

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1. Name and Surname, Rank or Profession and whether Single, Married or Widowed
2. When and Where Died
3. Sex
4. Age
5. Name, Surname & Rank or Profession of Father - Name and Maiden Surname of Mother
6. Cause of Death, Duration of Disease & Medical Attendant by whom certified
7. Signature & Qualification of Informant and Residence, if out of the house in which the Death occured
8. When and Where Registered and Signature of Registrar

No 1.
Name
2.
Died
3.
Sex
4.
Age
5.
Parents
6.
Cause of Death
7.
Informant
8.
Registered
1868 Deaths in the Parish of Coldingham in the County of Berwick
27 Margaret Porteous
(married to Adam Porteous, Railway Labourer)
1868 September First
9h 0m AM
Grants House, Parish of Coldingham
F 22
years
Gavin Lindores
Farm Servant

Isabella Lindores
MS Crooks (Deceased)

Gastric Fever
3 weeks

as certified by James Black, Surgeon

Adam Porteous
Widower
Present
1868 September 2nd at Coldingham
Adam R Tait, Registrar

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No 1.
Name
2.
Died
3.
Sex
4.
Age
5.
Parents
6.
Cause of Death
7.
Informant
8.
Registered
1868 Deaths in the Parish of Coldstream in the County of Berwick
12 Janet Kerse
Pauper
(single)
1868 June Eighth
9h AM
Duke Street, Coldstream
F 75
years
William Kerse
Salmon Fisher (Dec)

Mary Kerse
MS Robertson (Dec)

burns over the most part of the body
10 hours

as cert by George Gillies, LRC Surgeons [faint text here] and Will Strachan Asst Procurator Fiscal

William Kerse
Nephew
residing at Leitholm
1868 June 9th at Coldstream
John Anison, Registrar
Note in margin:
Result of a Precognition - See "Reg of Cor Ens" Vol I p. 26 14th June 1869 [Register of Corrected Entries]

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No 1.
Name
2.
Died
3.
Sex
4.
Age
5.
Parents
6.
Cause of Death
7.
Informant
8.
Registered
1868 Deaths in the Parish of Dunse in the County of Berwick
23 Mary Hogg
Widow of William Hogg, Joiner, Liverpool
1868 May Second
8h 15m PM
Newtoun Street, Dunse
F 58
years
George Thomson
Weaver[?] (Decd.)

Alison Thomson
MS Wightman (Decd.)

Pneumonia
a few days

as certified by Robt. C McWatt, MD Surgeon

John Wait
[difficult to read, possibly someone"-in-law"]
1868 May 4th at Dunse
John Mercer, Registrar
29 David Dods
Mason
Married to Elisabeth Scott
1868 June Third
8h 30m PM
Clouds, Dunse
M 61
years
Robert Dods
Mason (Decd.)

Margaret Dods
MS Paxton (Decd.)

Haematimasis
Forty eight hours

as certified by John Tait, Surgeon

Robert Dods
Son
Present
1868 June 5 at Dunse
John Mercer, Registrar

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No 1.
Name
2.
Died
3.
Sex
4.
Age
5.
Parents
6.
Cause of Death
7.
Informant
8.
Registered
1868 Deaths in the Parish of Eccles in the County of Berwick
1
*
William Jeffrey
Single
1868 January Tenth
8h 15m PM
Kames Lodge, Parish of Eccles
M 13
years
William Jeffrey
Gardener

Mary Jeffrey
MS Glendinning [?]

Typhus
3 weeks

as cert Alexr Brown, LRCP&SE, Coldstream

William Jeffrey
Father
Present
1868 January 11th at Eccles
John Stevenson, Registrar
2
*
Christian Hume
Widow of William Hume, Farmer
1868 January Tenth
10h 0m PM
Wormerlaw, Parish of Eccles
F 68
years
James Conochie
Hedger (deceased)

Alison Conochie
MS Bathgate (deceased)

Jaundice
3 months

as cert Henry Vosh, Surgeon [?], Kelso

George Hume
Son
Present
1868 February 3rd at Eccles
John Stevenson, Registrar
3
*
Robert Cockburn
Farm Servant
Single
1868 February Twenty Eighth
1h 30m AM
Lanuknow [?], Parish of Eccles
M 16
years
James Cockburn
Farm Servant

Janet Cockburn
MS Weatherston

Malignant Tumour of Upper Jaw
one year

as cert W M MacKenzie, MD [Edn ?], Kelso

James Cockburn
Father
Present
1868 February 28th at Eccles
John Stevenson, Registrar

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No 1.
Name
2.
Died
3.
Sex
4.
Age
5.
Parents
6.
Cause of Death
7.
Informant
8.
Registered
1868 Deaths in the Parish of Edrom in the County of Berwick
8 Agnes Hogg
Single
Housekeeper
1868 April Twentieth
1h 15m PM
Kimmorghume, Parish of Edrom
F 50
years
Robert Hogg
Coachman (Dec)

Elizabeth Hogg
MS Mussay [Murray?](Dec)

Disease of Heart & Lungs
12 months

as certified by Rob C McWatt, MD Surgeon, Dunse

Robt. Hogg
Brother
1868 April 21st at Edrom
B Henderson, Registrar

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No 1.
Name
2.
Died
3.
Sex
4.
Age
5.
Parents
6.
Cause of Death
7.
Informant
8.
Registered
1868 Deaths in the Parish of Gordon in the County of Berwick
6 Agnes Hogg
Infant
1868 April Twenty sixth
7h 0m AM
Rumbletonlaw, Parish of Gordon
F 13
months
Alexander Hogg
Agricultural Labourer

Jane Hogg
MS Gaohume [?]

Teething Diarrhea
three weeks

as cert by P Kynoch, Physician

Alexander Hogg
Father
Present
1868 April 27th at Gordon
Nicholas Dodds, Registrar

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No 1.
Name
2.
Died
3.
Sex
4.
Age
5.
Parents
6.
Cause of Death
7.
Informant
8.
Registered
1868 Deaths in the Parish of Nenthorn in the County of Berwick
12 John Knox
butler
Married to Jane Goodlad
1868 February twenty second
4h PM
Harrietfield, Parish of Nenthorn
M 54
years
Robert Knox
Shepherd (Deceased)

Mary Knox
MS Rutherford (Deceased)

Apoplexy
24 hours or so

as certified by John Bookless, Surgeon, Kelso

James Knox
Brother
Newton [something, Don??]
1868 February 26th at Nenthorn
[unknown], Registrar


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