Cairneyhill Valuation Roll 1875

Dear blog reader

Welcome to the third part in a series, a list of the people, with occupation where known, who were connected with Cairneyhill in 1875.

In 1875, there were 75 people listed with 22 occupations comprising 14 weavers, 2 Church ministers, 2 wrights, 3 farmers and one joiner.

This compares with 65 people listed in 1865 with 27 occupations comprising 22 weavers, one blacksmith, one joiner, 2 wrights and one Church minister and with 66 people listed in 1855 with 4 occupations comprising 3 weavers and one blacksmith.

Hopefully those of you with ancestors from Cairneyhill will find this list useful.


Mrs Henry Arnott
James Bauld [Bald], weaver
Thomas Blair, weaver
Reverend David Borland, minister
George Bowie
William Bruce
Peter Bruce, weaver
Mrs Calderhead
John Calderhead
James Calderhead
George Chalmers
Henry Cook, wright
Mrs Janet Crombie
Alexander Cunningham, farmer
John Day
Henry Deas, weaver
William Dick
Mrs John Downie, weaver
William Drysdale
Reverend Peter C Duncanson, minister
Mrs Agnes Duncanson
James Duncanson
Miss Catherine Duncanson
John Duncanson, weaver
Miss Jean Duncanson
Alexander Erskine
John Erskine, farmer
George Erskine
Robert Erskine, wright
William Erskine, farmer
Henry Fotheringham
Mrs Chn Fotheringham or Walker
John Gardiner
John Gilmour, weaver
John Hardie
Daniel Hempseed
Isabella Hodge, weaver
Mrs Thomas Hodge
Angus Hodge
Joseph Howieson
John Howieson
Robert Kirke Esquire
Alexander Lindsay
David Masterton
James Mitchell
Peter Mitchell
James Morris
William Morris
William Paterson
George Paterson, weaver
Miss Jean Philp
John Philp
Robert Philp
Mrs Henry Reid, weaver
Henry Reid, weaver
John Reid, weaver
Mary Rennie
John Robertson, weaver
Charles Robertson, joiner
James Smitton [Smeaton?]
Thomas Templeman
Robert Templeman
Robert Thomson
James Thomson
John Thomson
Miss Isabella Thomson
George Tod
Mrs Ann Todd
David Watt
Margaret Wightman
William Wilson, weaver
John Wilson
David Wilson
George Young
Alexander Young

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