Margaret Cheyne

F, #2439, b. circa 1650
FatherUnlinked Cheynes in Aberdeen before the 1696 Poll
      Margaret Cheyne, servant, in the household of Mr. Richard Irvine of Carnefield (in Lumphanan) was found on the List of Pollable Persons in Aberdeenshire 1696. The entry reads as follows: "Mr. Richard Irvine of Carnefield, pollable for himselfe in the countrie, but his family in Aberdein, for his lady, Mary Aidie his nice; servants, Isobell Leslie, fee £16 yearly; Marjorie Smith and Margrat Cheyne, 16 merks each... £2 8s 8d".1


  1. [S130] List of Pollable Persons in Aberdeenshire 1696, Volume 2, Presbytery of Aberdeen, Burgh of Aberdeen, Page 602. Image obtained from Google Books.