William Cheyne

M, #1264, b. 24 September 1704
FatherWilliam Cheyne
MotherJean Henderson b. c 1683
     William Cheyne was baptized in accordance with the procedures of the Church of Scotland, 24 September 1704, in Peterhead, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland. The following is a transcription from the Register of Baptisms, Parish of Peterhead, 1668-1738, "24 (Sep 1704) William Cheyne, y'r (1259) in Peterhead a fone bapt. William (1264). William Cheyne, elder (1257) & W'm Domill (4950) shoemaker witnefses.”.1

William Cheyne witnessed the christening of his nephew, Alexander Cheyne, on 24 June 1740, at Peterhead, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland. The following is a transcription from the Register of Baptisms, Parish of Peterhead, 1739-1819, Page 7, "June 24 1740 Alex'r Cheyn (1266) in Peterhead had a Son baptized & named Alexander (1279); W'm Cheyn (1264) & James Hunter witneffes.”.2

William Cheyne witnessed the christening of his nephew, Alexander Cheyne, on 14 October 1741, at Peterhead, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland. The following is a transcription from the Register of Baptisms, Parish of Peterhead, 1739-1819, Page 11, "October 14. 1741 Alex'r Cheyn (1266) Shoemaker in Peterhead had a Son baptis'd named Alexander (520); Thomas Robertfon & W'm Cheyn (1264) witnefses.”.3

William Cheyne and James Cheyne were witnesses at the Christening of Mary Cheyne, 23 February 1749, in Peterhead, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland. The following is a transcription from the Register of Baptisms, Parish of Peterhead, 1739-1819, Page 41, "February 23d (1749) Alexander Cheyn (1266) in Peterhead had a daughter baptis'd named Mary (1282); Will'm (1264) & James Cheyn (1270) witnefses.”.4

Citations

  1. [S111] Old Parish Register (OPR), Register of Baptisms, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, 1668-1738, Page number not recorded.
  2. [S112] Old Parish Register (OPR), Register of Baptisms, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, 1739-1819, Page 7.
  3. [S112] Old Parish Register (OPR), Register of Baptisms, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, 1739-1819, Page 11.
  4. [S112] Old Parish Register (OPR), Register of Baptisms, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, 1739-1819, Page 41.