Cairneyhill Valuation Roll 1920

Dear blog reader,

Welcome to the seventh part in a series, a list of the people, with address and occupation where known, who were connected with Cairneyhill in 1920.

In 1920 there were 135 people listed, with 26 addresses specified, and with 14 occupations comprising 1 Church minister, 2 joiners, 1 market gardener, 1 slaughter house keeper, 6 shop keepers, 1 station master, 1 smith and 1 weaver.

This compares with 131 people listed in 1915 with 20 occupations comprising 10 shopkeepers, 2 publicans, 1 farmer, 1 Church minister, 1 smith, 2 slaughter house keepers, 1 market gardener, 1 joiner and 1 weaver, 110 people listed in 1905 with 10 occupations comprising 4 weavers, 1 publican, 1 esquire, 2 Church ministers, 1 smith and 1 shop owner, 106 people listed in 1895 with 9 occupations comprising 5 weavers, 1 Church minister, 1 blacksmith and 2 joiners,  98 people listed in 1885 with 17 occupations comprising 10 weavers, 2 Church ministers, 2 blacksmiths, 2 joiners and one farmer, with  75 people listed in 1875 with 22 occupations comprising 14 weavers, 2 Church ministers, 2 wrights, 3 farmers and one joiner, 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.


Peter Allan

Alexander Allan

John Anderson

Thomas Arnott

Mrs William Arnott, shop

Miss Angelina Bain, Erskine Cottage

Mrs Mary Bald

Mrs Banks

William Barnard

George S Black

David Blackwell, Main Street

Mrs Elizabeth Boyd

Miss Ann Bruce

John Chapman

George Cook

David Cook

Alexander Crombie

Richard Cummings

Peter Davidson

Charles Davidson, Cairneyhill Station

Alexander Deas

William Deas

Thomas Downie

David Drummond

John Drummond, Bellabank

Miss Margaret Drysdale

William Drysdale, Main Street

James Duffin

Mrs Hannah Duncanson

John Erskine, Myrend

John Erskine, Nether Pitdinnie

David Erskine, Nether Pitdinnie

Miss Christina Erskine, advertising stance

Grace Erskine, Bankview

John Erskine, glebe

W Fairley

James Fairley

Robert Finlayson

Alexander Flint

Reverend William Forbes, manse

Thomas Fotheringham

William Fotheringham

Miss Ann Fotheringham

Thomas Fotheringham, shop

James Fox

John Fraser

George Fyfe

Christina Gellatly

Alexander Gibb, Erskine Cottage

David Gilmour

Robert Gray

Frederick Gray

Charles Grierson

Alexander Hamilton, shop

Archibald Heggie

John Hodge

Miss Matilda Hodge, Main Street

Peter Hogg

Katharine Howieson

James Hunter, smithy

James Hunter, Main Street

William Hynd, shop

John Kane

Michael Kirk

John Lamont

Mrs Mary Lawson

William Lindsay

David Lloyd

Andrew Lumsden, slaughter house

John MacArthur, Burnside

Archibald MacBeath

James MacDonald

William MacDonald, Main Street

James MacDonald, Bankview

James MacKean

Duncan MacKenzie

David MacNab

William MacNair

William MacQuire

James Marshall

John Milne

James Mitchell

Mrs Charles Morrison

Anderson Munro

William Paterson

Miss Charlotte Paterson

Archibald Penman, Main Street

John W Philip, Main Street

John W Philp, Main Street

James Philp, Main Street

William Philp, Calderwood

Mrs Philp

Mrs Mary Ramsay, Nether Pitdinnie

Andrew Ramsay

Catherine Reid

Sebastian Rennie

John Robertson, Burnside

John Robertson, market garden

Moir Robertson, joiner

David S Robertson, shop

Isabella Robertson, shop

Charles Robertson

Miss Elizabeth Robertson

James Robertson

Edgar Rollands

Mrs Ross, Myrend

James Ross

William Russell, Main Street

Mrs Scott

William Sellars

Donald Sellars

Daniel Smith

Walter Stewart

Robert D Stobie, Main Street

William Templeman

John Thomson

David Thomson

Mrs Jane Thomson or Rennie

Mrs James Tinline, Main Street

William Torrance, Pitdinnie

William Torrance, Nether Pitdinnie

George Turnbull

Jane Turnbull, Main Street

Thomas Turnbull, Main Street

Robert Waddell, West Lodge

Mrs Christian Walker

William Watson, loomshop

Alexander Watt

Thomas Wilson

Andrew Wilson

Alexander Wright

James Wright

John Wright

William Young

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