Alexander Cheyne

M, #1266, b. 9 July 1710
FatherWilliam Cheyne
MotherJean Henderson b. c 1683
     Alexander Cheyne was baptized in accordance with the procedures of the Church of Scotland, 9 July 1710, in Peterhead, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland. The following is a transcription from the Register of Baptisms, Parish of Peterhead, 1668-1738, Page 177, "July 9 (1710) W'm Cheyne y'r (1259) in P'hd a fon bapt. Alex'r (1266) W'm Cheyne Elder (1257) & W'm Daniel (4950) witnefses.”.1

Alexander Cheyne married Mary Miln 30 August 1739, in accordance with the procedures of the Church of Scotland, in Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland. The following is a transcription from the Register of Marriages, Parish of Peterhead, 1664-1764, Page 270, "Auguft 30 (1739) Alex'r Cheyn (1266) & Mary Miln (9645)". The Alexander Cheyne that married Mary Miln was probably Alexander (1266). Mary probably died, possibly in childbirth with their only child, Alexander.2

The baptismal record of Alexander Cheyne documented Alexander Cheyne as his father, 24 June 1740, in 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.”.3

Alexander Cheyne married Ann Robertson 30 December 1740, in accordance with the procedures of the Church of Scotland, in Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland. The following is a transcription from the Register of Marriages, Parish of Peterhead, 1664-1764, Page 270 "Dec'r 30 (1740) Alex'r Cheyn & Ann Robertfon ". The Alexander Cheyne that married Ann Robertson was probably Alexander (1266).2

The baptismal record of Alexander Cheyne documented Alexander Cheyne as his father, 14 October 1741, in 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.”.4

Alexander Cheyne, shoemaker, in Peterhead, witnessed the christening of his daughter, Janet Cheyne, on 9 July 1744, at Peterhead, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland. The following is a transcription from the Register of Baptisms, Parish of Peterhead, 1739-1819, Page 22, "July 9th (1744) Alexander Cheyn (1266) Shoemaker in Peterhead had a daughter baptis'd named Janet (1280); Robert Hutchon & James Hunter witnefses.”.5

Alexander Cheyne, shoemaker, in Peterhead, witnessed the christening of his son, Thomas Cheyne, on 25 September 1746, at Peterhead, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland. The following is a transcription from the Register of Baptisms, Parish of Peterhead, 1739-1819, Page 31, "September 25th (1746) Alexander Cheyn (1266) Shoemaker in Peterhead had a son baptised named Thomas (1281), James Cheyn (1270) & Thomas Robertfon witnefses.”.6

The baptismal record of Mary Cheyne documented Alexander Cheyne, in Peterhead, as her father, 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.”.7

Family 1

Mary Miln b. c 1715, d. b 30 Dec 1741

Family 2

Ann Robertson b. c 1720
Children

Citations

  1. [S111] Old Parish Register (OPR), Register of Baptisms, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, 1668-1738, Page 177.
  2. [S113] Old Parish Register (OPR), Register of Marriages, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, 1664-1764, Page 270.
  3. [S112] Old Parish Register (OPR), Register of Baptisms, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, 1739-1819, Page 7.
  4. [S112] Old Parish Register (OPR), Register of Baptisms, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, 1739-1819, Page 11.
  5. [S112] Old Parish Register (OPR), Register of Baptisms, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, 1739-1819, Page 22.
  6. [S112] Old Parish Register (OPR), Register of Baptisms, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, 1739-1819, Page 31.
  7. [S112] Old Parish Register (OPR), Register of Baptisms, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, 1739-1819, Page 41.