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Sir Samuel Hannay of Mochrum and Kirkdale, 4th Baronet

Person ID #451, (1772 - 1841)

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Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

12 Aug 1772Sir Samuel Hannay of Mochrum and Kirkdale, 4th Baronet, was born on 12 Aug 1772 in ScotlandG.
Note

1790In December 1790 he suceeded his father, Samuel, as the heir and baronet to Mochrum and Kirkdale.
Note

Ca. 1800"The Scottish Nation, or the Historical and Genealogical Account of all Scottish Families and Surnames", James McVeigh, Vol. DAL-MAC, 1889 Dumfries, Scotland
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Sir Samuel Hannay built a large mansion on the property which forms a fine object from the Wigtownshire side of the bay. The property is supposed to be the principal scene of Sir Walter Scott's novel of "Guy Mannering"; and Dirk Hatterick's Cove, one noted for smugglers, is below the house.
Note

1841He never married and had no children and the title went dormant.
Note

1841"A Visitation of the Seats and Arms fo the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland", John Bernard Burke, 1854
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This gentleman, who held an office in the Court of the Emperor of Austria, died in Vienna in 1841, unmarried, when the baronetcy became dormant.
Death

1 Dec 1841He died on 1 Dec 1841 in Vienna, AustriaG, at age 69.

William Hannay of Kirkdale

Person ID #452, (ca. 1710 - )

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Parents

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1710William Hannay of Kirkdale was born ca. 1710.
Note

13 Nov 1716On 13 November 1716 he became heir to Kirkdale on his father's death.1
Marriage

Margaret Johnston
Ca. 1735He married Margaret Johnston, daughter of Reverend Patrick Johnston of Girthon, ca. 1735.

Citations

  1. [S13] ThePeerage.com website compiled by Darryl Lundy, Wellington, New Zealand, online . Hereinafter cited as ThePeerage website.

Margaret Johnston

Person ID #453

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Parents

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Marriage

William Hannay of Kirkdale
Ca. 1735Margaret Johnston married William Hannay of Kirkdale, son of Samuel Hannay Esquire of Kirkdale and Jean Mackie, ca. 1735.

Ramsay Hannay

Person ID #454

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Parents

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ramsay Hannay was born.

Margaretta Hannay

Person ID #455

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Parents

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Note

She never married and had no children.

Mary Hastings Hannay

Person ID #456, (ca. 1791 - 1850)

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Parents

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1791Mary Hastings Hannay was born ca. 1791.
Note

"Scottish Nation Biographical History"
The Surnames, Families, Literature, Honours and Biographical History of the People, 1864, Volume 2

Sir Samuel Hannay was succeeded in the estate of Kirkdale, by his sister mary hastings Hannay, in virtue of a deed of entail, made by Ramsey Hanny, brother of the first Sir Samuel Hannay, he having purchased the estate on the death of his brother. Mary Hastings Hannay died unmarried in 1850, and was succeeded in the estate of Kirkdale by her nephew William Henry Rainsford Hannay, in right of the said deed of entail, when he assumed the additional name of Hannay. On his death, without issue, in 1856, his brother Frederick Rainsford-Hannay, succeeded to the estate.
Death

20 Mar 1850She died on 20 Mar 1850.
Note

1850She never married and had no children.

Census and Residence

EventDateCensus and Residences
CensusSCO7 Jun 1841Mary Hastings Hannay was listed in the census of Scotland taken on 7 Jun 1841 in Kirkdale House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG. Mary was the grandaunt of Susan, William and Frederick. The household also included 8 servants.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, online , 1841 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Eliza Hannay

Person ID #457, (ca. 1780 - )

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Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1780Eliza Hannay was born ca. 1780.
Marriage

George Woodroffe
She married George Woodroffe.
Note

George Woodroffe
They died without issue.

George Woodroffe

Person ID #458

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Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Marriage

Eliza Hannay
George Woodroffe married Eliza Hannay, daughter of Sir Samuel Hannay of Mochrum and Kirkdale, 3rd Baronet, and Mary Mead.
Note

Eliza Hannay
They died without issue.

(Unknown Daughter) Rainsford

Person ID #459, (ca. 1795 - )

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Parents

FatherCaptain Thomas Rainsford (ca. 1773 - 1817)
MotherJane Hannay (ca. 1773 - )

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1795(Unknown Daughter) Rainsford was born ca. 1795.

Jane Rainsford

Person ID #460, (ca. 1797 - 1865)
Referenced Lists:Burials in Kirkcudbright Parish Churchyard

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Jane Rainsford death 1865

Parents

FatherCaptain Thomas Rainsford (ca. 1773 - 1817)
MotherJane Hannay (ca. 1773 - )

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1797Jane Rainsford was born ca. 1797 in EnglandG.1
Death

25 Jan 1865She died on 25 Jan 1865 of chronic dysentery for 12 years and perforated ulcer of the intestines and rupture in High Street, Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbright Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.2
Burial

Jan 1865She was buried in Jan 1865 in Kirkcudbright Parish Churchyard, Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbright Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.3

Census and Residence

EventDateCensus and Residences
CensusSCO30 Mar 1851She was listed as William Hannay McLellan's sister-in-law in the census of Scotland taken on 30 Mar 1851 in High Street, Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbright Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1
CensusSCO7 Apr 1861She was listed as William Hannay McLellan's sister-in-law in the census of Scotland taken on 7 Apr 1861 in High Street, Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbright Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.4

Occupations

DateOccupation and Location
1851Was a bondholder at Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbright Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, online , 1851 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S10] General Registry Office of Scotland, online , Statutory Death Registrations. Hereinafter cited as General Registry Office.
  3. [S9] Alison Mitchell, compiler, The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright Monumental Inscriptions, Pre 1855 (Edinburgh, Scotland: Scottish Genealogy Society, 1995), Volume 7, Section 18, Grave 56b. Hereinafter cited as Kirkcudbright Monumental Inscriptions.
  4. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, 1861 Scotland Census.

Captain Thomas Rainsford

Person ID #461, (ca. 1799 - 1851)

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Capt Thomas Rainsford Inventor

Parents

FatherCaptain Thomas Rainsford (ca. 1773 - 1817)
MotherJane Hannay (ca. 1773 - )

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1799Captain Thomas Rainsford was born ca. 1799 in ScotlandG.
Marriage

Mary Ann Moore
Ca. 1826He married Mary Ann Moore ca. 1826.
Death

22 Nov 1851He died on 22 Nov 1851 in Wigtown, Wigtown Parish, Wigtownshire, ScotlandG.

Census and Residence

EventDateCensus and Residences
CensusSCO30 Mar 1851Captain Thomas Rainsford was listed in the census of Scotland taken on 30 Mar 1851 in High Street, Wigtown, Wigtown Parish, Wigtownshire, ScotlandG.1

Children with: Mary Ann Moore (ca. 1808 - )

DaughterSusan Hastings Hannay Rainsford (ca. 1828 - 1910)
SonWilliam Henry Rainsford (1831 - 1856)
SonFrederick Edward Rainsford (1833 - )
DaughterFrances Elinore Rainsford (1837 - )
SonThomas Rainsford (ca. 1840 - )
DaughterMary H. Rainsford (1842 - )

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, online , 1851 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Charles Rainsford

Person ID #462, (1801 - )

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Parents

FatherCaptain Thomas Rainsford (ca. 1773 - 1817)
MotherJane Hannay (ca. 1773 - )

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

1801Charles Rainsford was born in 1801.

(Unknown Infant Daughter) Rainsford

Person ID #463, (1803 - )

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Parents

FatherCaptain Thomas Rainsford (ca. 1773 - 1817)
MotherJane Hannay (ca. 1773 - )

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

1803(Unknown Infant Daughter) Rainsford was born in 1803.

Francis Sophia Rainsford

Person ID #464, (1805 - 1884)
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Parents

FatherCaptain Thomas Rainsford (ca. 1773 - 1817)
MotherJane Hannay (ca. 1773 - )

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

27 Dec 1805Francis Sophia Rainsford was born on 27 Dec 1805 in Bedale, Sabgar, FranceG. She was a British subject.1,2
Marriage

William Hannay McLellan
23 Apr 1833She married William Hannay McLellan on 23 Apr 1833 in Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbright Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.3
Death

8 Jan 1884She died on 8 Jan 1884 in Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG, at age 78.2
Burial

Jan 1884She was buried in Jan 1884 in Kirkcudbright Parish Churchyard, Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbright Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.2

Census and Residence

EventDateCensus and Residences
CensusSCO30 Mar 1851She was listed as William Hannay McLellan's wife in the census of Scotland taken on 30 Mar 1851 in High Street, Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbright Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.4
CensusSCO7 Apr 1861She was listed as William Hannay McLellan's wife in the census of Scotland taken on 7 Apr 1861 in High Street, Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbright Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.5
CensusSCO2 Apr 1871Francis Sophia Rainsford was listed in the census of Scotland taken on 2 Apr 1871 in Selkirk Arms Hotel, High Street, Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbright Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1

Occupations

DateOccupation and Location
1871Was a annuitant at Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbright Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG1

Children with: William Hannay McLellan (ca. 1805 - 1868)

DaughterJane McLellan (1834 - )
SonDavid McLellan (1835 - )
SonWilliam McLellan (1837 - )
SonSamuel Hannay McLellan (1839 - 1868)
SonThomas Rainsford McLellan (1842 - 1903)
DaughterSophia Mary McLellan (1850 - 1909)

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, online , 1871 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S9] Alison Mitchell, compiler, The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright Monumental Inscriptions, Pre 1855 (Edinburgh, Scotland: Scottish Genealogy Society, 1995), Volume 7, Section 18, Grave 56b. Hereinafter cited as Kirkcudbright Monumental Inscriptions.
  3. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Scotland, Select Marriages, 1561-1910.
  4. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, 1851 Scotland Census.
  5. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, 1861 Scotland Census.

William Henry Rainsford-Hannay Esquire

Person ID #465, (ca. 1809 - 1856)
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William Henry Rainsford death

Parents

FatherCaptain Thomas Rainsford (ca. 1773 - 1817)
MotherJane Hannay (ca. 1773 - )

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1809William Henry Rainsford-Hannay Esquire was born ca. 1809.
Note

1850The estate holder, Mary Hastings Hannay died unmarried in 1850, and was succeeded in the estate of Kirkdale by her nephew William Henry Rainsford Hannay, in right of the said deed of entail, when he assumed the additional name of Hannay. On his death, without issue, in 1856, his brother Frederick Rainsford-Hannay, succeeded to the estate.
Marriage

Maria Dalrymple
1851He married Maria Dalrymple, daughter of Lieut Col. Samuel Dalrymple C.B., in 1851.
Death

3 Jan 1856William Henry Rainsford-Hannay Esquire died on 3 Jan 1856 in Kirkdale House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1
Burial

Jan 1856He was buried in Jan 1856 in Kirkdale Churchyard, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.2
Note

1856He died without issue.

Citations

  1. [S10] General Registry Office of Scotland, online , Statutory Death Registrations. Hereinafter cited as General Registry Office.
  2. [S9] Alison Mitchell, compiler, The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright Monumental Inscriptions, Pre 1855 (Edinburgh, Scotland: Scottish Genealogy Society, 1995), Volume 6, Section 27b, Grave 6. Hereinafter cited as Kirkcudbright Monumental Inscriptions.

Major Frederick Rainsford-Hannay

Person ID #466, (1810 - 1884)

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Frederick Rainsford-Hannay dea

Parents

FatherCaptain Thomas Rainsford (ca. 1773 - 1817)
MotherJane Hannay (ca. 1773 - )

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

3 Mar 1810Major Frederick Rainsford-Hannay was born on 3 Mar 1810 in FranceG. He was a British subject.1
Marriage

Rhoda Johnston
26 Nov 1840He married Rhoda Johnston on 26 Nov 1840 in Benares, Bengal, IndiaG.2
Death

Anna Francis Rainsford-Hannay
4 Mar 1859He was the Informant on the Death Registration of Anna Francis Rainsford-Hannay on 4 Mar 1859 in Kirkdale House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.3
Death

Jane Rainsford
25 Jan 1865He was the informant on the death registration of Jane Rainsford on 25 Jan 1865 in High Street, Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbright Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.3
Death

Constance Rainsford-Hannay
19 Aug 1868He witnessed the death of Constance Rainsford-Hannay on 19 Aug 1868 in Kirkdale House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.3
Death

21 Jan 1884He died on 21 Jan 1884 of intestinal obstruction in Kirkdale House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG, at age 73.3

Census and Residence

EventDateCensus and Residences
CensusSCO30 Mar 1851Major Frederick Rainsford-Hannay was listed in the census of Scotland taken on 30 Mar 1851 in Hill House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1

Children with: Rhoda Johnston ( - Bef 1872)

DaughterMary Charlotte Rainsford-Hannay (1842 - 1900)
DaughterRhoda Clara Rainsford-Hannay (1843 - 1887)
SonColonel Ramsay William Rainsford-Hannay DL JP (1844 - 1933)
DaughterJane S. Rainsford-Hannay (ca. 1846 - )
SonPercival Rainsford-Hannay (1851 - 1941)
DaughterConstance Rainsford-Hannay (ca. 1853 - 1868)
SonBrig-General Frederick Rainsford-Hannay (1854 - 1950)
DaughterAnna Francis Rainsford-Hannay (1858 - 1859)

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, online , 1851 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, India, Select Marriages, 1792-1948.
  3. [S10] General Registry Office of Scotland, online , Statutory Death Registrations. Hereinafter cited as General Registry Office.

Rhoda Johnston

Person ID #467, ( - Bef 1872)

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Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Marriage

Major Frederick Rainsford-Hannay
26 Nov 1840Rhoda Johnston married Major Frederick Rainsford-Hannay, son of Captain Thomas Rainsford and Jane Hannay, on 26 Nov 1840 in Benares, Bengal, IndiaG.1
Death

Bef 1872Rhoda Johnston died bef 1872.

Census and Residence

EventDateCensus and Residences
CensusSCO30 Mar 1851She was listed as Major Frederick Rainsford-Hannay's wife in the census of Scotland taken on 30 Mar 1851 in Hill House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.2

Children with: Major Frederick Rainsford-Hannay (1810 - 1884)

DaughterMary Charlotte Rainsford-Hannay (1842 - 1900)
DaughterRhoda Clara Rainsford-Hannay (1843 - 1887)
SonColonel Ramsay William Rainsford-Hannay DL JP (1844 - 1933)
DaughterJane S. Rainsford-Hannay (ca. 1846 - )
SonPercival Rainsford-Hannay (1851 - 1941)
DaughterConstance Rainsford-Hannay (ca. 1853 - 1868)
SonBrig-General Frederick Rainsford-Hannay (1854 - 1950)
DaughterAnna Francis Rainsford-Hannay (1858 - 1859)

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, online , India, Select Marriages, 1792-1948. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, 1851 Scotland Census.

Anna Francis Rainsford-Hannay

Person ID #468, (1858 - 1859)
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Parents

FatherMajor Frederick Rainsford-Hannay (1810 - 1884)
MotherRhoda Johnston ( - Bef 1872)

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

6 Nov 1858Anna Francis Rainsford-Hannay was born on 6 Nov 1858 in Kirkdale House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1
Christening

9 Jan 1859She was christened on 9 Jan 1859 in Cally House Private Chapel, Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.2
Death

4 Mar 1859She died on 4 Mar 1859 of inflamation of the bowels in Kirkdale House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG, at age 0.3
Burial

Mar 1859She was buried in Mar 1859 in Kirkdale Churchyard, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.

Citations

  1. [S10] General Registry Office of Scotland, online , Statutory Birth Registrations. Hereinafter cited as General Registry Office.
  2. [S11] Ancestry.com, online , Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S10] General Registry Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Statutory Death Registrations.

Constance Rainsford-Hannay

Person ID #469, (ca. 1853 - 1868)

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Constance Rainsford-Hannay dea

Parents

FatherMajor Frederick Rainsford-Hannay (1810 - 1884)
MotherRhoda Johnston ( - Bef 1872)

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1853Constance Rainsford-Hannay was born ca. 1853.
Death

19 Aug 1868She died on 19 Aug 1868 in Kirkdale House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1

Citations

  1. [S10] General Registry Office of Scotland, online , Statutory Death Registrations. Hereinafter cited as General Registry Office.

Colonel Ramsay William Rainsford-Hannay DL JP

Person ID #470, (1844 - 1933)
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Parents

FatherMajor Frederick Rainsford-Hannay (1810 - 1884)
MotherRhoda Johnston ( - Bef 1872)

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

9 Sep 1844Colonel Ramsay William Rainsford-Hannay DL JP was born on 9 Sep 1844 in IndiaG. She was a British subject.1,2
Education

Ca. 1860He was educated ca. 1860 in Widemere College, Lake District, Cumbria, EnglandG.3
Education

Ca. 1865He was educated ca. 1865 in Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, Kent, EnglandG.3
Marriage

Helen Jane Brancker
30 Dec 1874He married Helen Jane Brancker, daughter of John Brancker and Mary Reallo, on 30 Dec 1874 in Liverpool, West Derby District, Lancashire, EnglandG.4,5,6
Death

Major Frederick Rainsford-Hannay
21 Jan 1884Colonel Ramsay William Rainsford-Hannay DL JP was the Informant on the Death Registration of Major Frederick Rainsford-Hannay on 21 Jan 1884 in Kirkdale House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.7
Note

1893In 1893 he had the centre portion of Kirkdale house rebuilt after its gutting by fire, an open Victorian hall and gallery replacing the central Adam staircase and enclosed gallery.

He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.), the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for the Stewartry of Kirkcudbright and gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the Royal Artillery.
Death

11 Nov 1933Colonel Ramsay William Rainsford-Hannay DL JP died on 11 Nov 1933 in Braeside, Gatehouse of Fleet, Girthon Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG, at age 89.8
Burial

Nov 1933He was buried in Nov 1933 in Kirkdale Churchyard, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.9
Probate

1 Feb 1934His estate was probated on 1 Feb 1934 in London, EnglandG. The Probate entry reads:

RAINSFORD-HANNAY Ramsay William of Braeside, Gatehouse of Fleet died 11 November 1933. Confirmation of Frederick Rainsford-Hannay colonel H.M. army and Archibald Gordon Rainsford-Hannay lieutenant-colonel H.M. army. Sealed London, 1 February.8

Census and Residence

EventDateCensus and Residences
CensusSCO30 Mar 1851He was listed as Major Frederick Rainsford-Hannay's son in the census of Scotland taken on 30 Mar 1851 in Hill House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.10
CensusENG5 Apr 1891Colonel Ramsay William Rainsford-Hannay DL JP was listed in the census of England taken on 5 Apr 1891 in Portsmouth, Portsea, Hampshire, EnglandG.1
CensusIRE31 Mar 1901He was listed as the Head of the Household in the Ireland census on 31 Mar 1901 in Grange, Douglas, County Cork, IrelandG.

Occupations

DateOccupation and Location
1891Was a Lieut Col for the Royal Artillery at Portsmouth, Portsea, Hampshire, EnglandG1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, online , 1891 England Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, UK, British Army Lists, 1882-1962.
  3. [S13] ThePeerage.com website compiled by Darryl Lundy, Wellington, New Zealand, online . Hereinafter cited as ThePeerage website.
  4. [S10] General Registry Office of Scotland, online , Statutory Birth Registrations (Rhoda Helen Rainsford-Hannay, daughter). Hereinafter cited as General Registry Office.
  5. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index, 1837-1915, West Derby District, Vol 8b, Page 666.
  6. [S15] FreeBMD website, online , West Derby District, Vol 8b, Page 666. Hereinafter cited as FreeBMD website.
  7. [S10] General Registry Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Statutory Death Registrations.
  8. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.
  9. [S9] Alison Mitchell, compiler, The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright Monumental Inscriptions, Pre 1855 (Edinburgh, Scotland: Scottish Genealogy Society, 1995), Volume 6, Section 27b, Grave 2. Hereinafter cited as Kirkcudbright Monumental Inscriptions.
  10. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, 1851 Scotland Census.

Rhoda Clara Rainsford-Hannay

Person ID #471, (1843 - 1887)
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Parents

FatherMajor Frederick Rainsford-Hannay (1810 - 1884)
MotherRhoda Johnston ( - Bef 1872)

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

1843Rhoda Clara Rainsford-Hannay was born in 1843 in IndiaG. She was a British subject.1
Marriage

Reverend James Cameron Lees
7 Feb 1872She married Reverend James Cameron Lees on 7 Feb 1872 in Kirkdale House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.2
Death

4 Nov 1887She died on 4 Nov 1887 of intestinal obstruction in 33 Blacket Place, Edinburgh, Midlothian, ScotlandG, at age ~44.3
Burial

Nov 1887She was buried in Nov 1887 in Dean Cemetery, Edinburgh, Midlothian, ScotlandG.4

Census and Residence

EventDateCensus and Residences
CensusSCO30 Mar 1851He was listed as Major Frederick Rainsford-Hannay's son in the census of Scotland taken on 30 Mar 1851 in Hill House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.5
CensusSCO3 Apr 1881She was listed as Reverend James Cameron Lees's wife in the census of Scotland taken on 3 Apr 1881 in 33 Blacket Place, Edinburgh, Midlothian, ScotlandG.1

Children with: Reverend James Cameron Lees (1834 - 1913)

DaughterConstance Lees (1874 - )
DaughterMabel Lees (1876 - 1894)
SonJohn Lees (1879 - )
SonJohn Cameron Lees (1879 - 1909)

Citations

  1. [S10] General Registry Office of Scotland, online , 1881 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as General Registry Office.
  2. [S10] General Registry Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Statutory Marriage Registrations.
  3. [S10] General Registry Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Statutory Death Registrations.
  4. [S12] Find A Grave, online , Find A Grave Memorial# 151291658. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S11] Ancestry.com, online , 1851 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Percival Rainsford-Hannay

Person ID #472, (1851 - 1941)

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Parents

FatherMajor Frederick Rainsford-Hannay (1810 - 1884)
MotherRhoda Johnston ( - Bef 1872)

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

1851Percival Rainsford-Hannay was born in 1851.
Death

Helen Jane Brancker
5 Feb 1917He was the Informant on the Death Registration of Helen Jane Brancker on 5 Feb 1917 in Ravenshall, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1
Death

1941He died in 1941 at age ~90.

Census and Residence

EventDateCensus and Residences
CensusIRE31 Mar 1901He was listed as Colonel Ramsay William Rainsford-Hannay DL JP's brother in the Ireland census on 31 Mar 1901 in Grange, Douglas, County Cork, IrelandG.

Citations

  1. [S10] General Registry Office of Scotland, online , Statutory Death Registrations. Hereinafter cited as General Registry Office.

Brig-General Frederick Rainsford-Hannay

Person ID #473, (1854 - 1950)

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Parents

FatherMajor Frederick Rainsford-Hannay (1810 - 1884)
MotherRhoda Johnston ( - Bef 1872)

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

7 Sep 1854Brig-General Frederick Rainsford-Hannay was born on 7 Sep 1854 in ScotlandG.1,2
Death

Rhoda Clara Rainsford-Hannay
4 Nov 1887He was the Informant on the Death Registration of Rhoda Clara Rainsford-Hannay on 4 Nov 1887 in 33 Blacket Place, Edinburgh, Midlothian, ScotlandG.3
Marriage

Emily Louisa Wilkie
19 May 1891He married Emily Louisa Wilkie on 19 May 1891.
Note

1950He was educated at Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, Kent, England.

He gained the rank of Brigadier-General in the service of the Royal Engineers and was Commandant between 1907 and 1908 at School of Military Engineering, Roorkee, India.

He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1911 and was Commandant between 1914 and 1917 at School of Military Engineering, Roorkee, India.

He was Director of Fortifications and Works, Army HQ.

He was invested as a Companion, Order of St. Michael and St. George (C.M.G.) in 1918.1
Death

23 Dec 1950He died on 23 Dec 1950 in Kensington District, Middlesex, EnglandG, at age 96.4,1

Census and Residence

EventDateCensus and Residences
Residence1887Brig-General Frederick Rainsford-Hannay lived in 1887 in London, EnglandG.5

Children with: Emily Louisa Wilkie

DaughterMarjorie Rainsford-Hannay (ca. 1895 - )

Citations

  1. [S13] ThePeerage.com website compiled by Darryl Lundy, Wellington, New Zealand, online . Hereinafter cited as ThePeerage website.
  2. [S11] Ancestry.com, online , Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S10] General Registry Office of Scotland, online , Statutory Death Registrations. Hereinafter cited as General Registry Office.
  4. [S15] FreeBMD website, online , Kensington District, Vol 5c, Page 1122. Hereinafter cited as FreeBMD website.
  5. [S10] General Registry Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Statutory Death Registrations (Rhoda Clara Lees, his sister.)

Mary Charlotte Rainsford-Hannay

Person ID #474, (1842 - 1900)

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Parents

FatherMajor Frederick Rainsford-Hannay (1810 - 1884)
MotherRhoda Johnston ( - Bef 1872)

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

1842Mary Charlotte Rainsford-Hannay was born in 1842 in East IndiesG. She was a British subject.1
Death

16 Nov 1900She died on 16 Nov 1900 of injuries sustained when accidently killed while teaching in the Mission school at Sihora, a beam eaten through by ants fell on Miss Hannay's head and death was instantaneous in Sihora, Jabalpur District, Central Province, IndiaG, at age ~58.2,3
Note

1900She never married and had no children.2
Probate

21 Jun 1901Her estate was probated on 21 Jun 1901. The Probate entry reads:

RAINSFORD-HANNAY Mary Charlotte of Howrah, Bengal, India, spinster died 16 November 1900 at Sehora Jahalpur, Central Provinces, India. Administration (with Will) (Limited) London 21 June to Ramsay William Rainsford Hannay colonel in the Royal Artillery the attorney of the reverend Edward Theodore Sandys clerk. Effects £2091 15s. 2d.

Census and Residence

EventDateCensus and Residences
CensusSCO30 Mar 1851She was listed as Major Frederick Rainsford-Hannay's daughter in the census of Scotland taken on 30 Mar 1851 in Hill House, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, online , 1851 Scotland Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.
  3. [S9] Alison Mitchell, compiler, The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright Monumental Inscriptions, Pre 1855 (Edinburgh, Scotland: Scottish Genealogy Society, 1995), Volume 6, Section 27b, Grave 2. Hereinafter cited as Kirkcudbright Monumental Inscriptions.

Helen Jane Brancker

Person ID #475, (1847 - 1917)
Referenced Lists:Burials in Kirkdale Churchyard

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Helen Jane Brancker Rainsford-

Parents

FatherJohn Brancker (ca. 1819 - )
MotherMary Reallo (ca. 1822 - )

Events and Notes

EventDateLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

13 Mar 1847Helen Jane Brancker was born on 13 Mar 1847 in Mossley Hill, Liverpool, Lancashire, EnglandG.1
Christening

21 Apr 1847She was christened on 21 Apr 1847 in Parochial Chapel of Saint Nicholas, Liverpool, Lancashire, EnglandG.2
Marriage

Colonel Ramsay William Rainsford-Hannay DL JP
30 Dec 1874She married Colonel Ramsay William Rainsford-Hannay DL JP, son of Major Frederick Rainsford-Hannay and Rhoda Johnston, on 30 Dec 1874 in Liverpool, West Derby District, Lancashire, EnglandG.3,4,5
Death

5 Feb 1917Helen Jane Brancker died on 5 Feb 1917 of chronic granular nephritis in Ravenshall, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG, at age 69.6
Burial

Feb 1917She was buried in Feb 1917 in Kirkdale Churchyard, Kirkmabreck Parish, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandG.7

Census and Residence

EventDateCensus and Residences
CensusENG3 Apr 1881He was listed as John Brancker's daughter in the census of England taken on 3 Apr 1881 in Greenbank House, Liverpool, Toxteth Park, Lancashire, EnglandG. The household included ten servants.1
CensusENG5 Apr 1891She was listed as Colonel Ramsay William Rainsford-Hannay DL JP's wife in the census of England taken on 5 Apr 1891 in Portsmouth, Portsea, Hampshire, EnglandG.8
CensusIRE31 Mar 1901She was listed as Colonel Ramsay William Rainsford-Hannay DL JP's wife in the Ireland census on 31 Mar 1901 in Grange, Douglas, County Cork, IrelandG.

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, online , 1881 England Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Liverpool, England, Church of England Baptisms, 1813-1906.
  3. [S10] General Registry Office of Scotland, online , Statutory Birth Registrations (Rhoda Helen Rainsford-Hannay, daughter). Hereinafter cited as General Registry Office.
  4. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index, 1837-1915, West Derby District, Vol 8b, Page 666.
  5. [S15] FreeBMD website, online , West Derby District, Vol 8b, Page 666. Hereinafter cited as FreeBMD website.
  6. [S10] General Registry Office, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Statutory Death Registrations.
  7. [S9] Alison Mitchell, compiler, The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright Monumental Inscriptions, Pre 1855 (Edinburgh, Scotland: Scottish Genealogy Society, 1995), Volume 6, Section 27b, Grave 2. Hereinafter cited as Kirkcudbright Monumental Inscriptions.
  8. [S11] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, 1891 England Census.
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