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From: Bonnie Curry <>
Subject: Re: SHEWAN Cruden
Date: Sun, 25 Jul 1999 18:10:22 +1000
Hi there Susan,
>Among other children, they had a son named
>Thomas SHEWAN He was b. 31 May 1856 in Cruden Aberdeen
>Thomas married (we believe)
>Isabella Craghead (Craighead) b. approx 1868
In 1881 census Thomas was working for James Harvey at....
Census Place:Foveran, Aberdeen, Scotland
Source:FHL Film 0203455 GRO Ref Volume 195 EnumDist 3 Page 1
Have you found him in the 1891 census as yet?
I found an Alexander who MIGHT be Thomas' father but as he was a widower, I
could not prove it by his wife's name. He had quite
a few of his family still home with him and was living at Old
The only Isabella I could find in ABD in 1881 was this one....
Dwelling:Hill Of Castle
Census Place:Monquhitter, Aberdeen, Scotland
Source:FHL Film 0203461 GRO Ref Volume 223 EnumDist 5 Page 18
Charles DUNCANU38 MTurriff, Aberdeen, Scotland
Occ:Farmer (Of 17 Ac)
Hellen DUNCANW72 FOld Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland
Isabella DUNCANU40 FTurriff, Aberdeen, Scotland
James EWEN 12 MMonquhitter, Aberdeen, Scotland
William DUNCAN 10 MMarnoch, Banff, Scotland
Hellen HENDERSON 11 FMonquhitter, Aberdeen, Scotland
Isabella CRAIGHEAD 8 FMonquhitter, Aberdeen, Scotland
George STEPHEN 7 MMonquhitter, Aberdeen, Scotland
James JAMIESON 5 MMonquhitter, Aberdeen, Scotland
Sorry, Susan, not much help this time I'm afraid...but, if
you have any clues on Alexander's family, I might be able to
help you a little more.
Byeeeee from sunny Queensland, Australia.
Researching: BULL - GUNN - HASELL - HOWSON - LAWTON - MILNE -
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