Peter Sinclair 1813 - 1892

Name: Peter Sinclair

Father: Alexander Sinclair

Mother: Annie (Agnes) Clark

Born: 27 Feb 1813, Dalchenna1
Baptism: 28 Feb 1813, Dalchenna

Siblings:

  • Archibald Sinclair c. 19 Dec 1809, Inveraray
  • John Sinclair c. 25 Apr 1815, Inveraray
  • Agnes (Ann) Sinclair c. 5 May 1817, Inveraray
  • Dugald Sinclair c. 17 Jan 1821, Inveraray
  • Malcolm Sinclair c. 19 Jun 1823, Inveraray
  • Alexander Sinclair c. 9 Sep 1826, Inveraray

Married: 10 Feb 1842, Inveraray to Isabell Sinclair

Children:

  • Agnes Sinclair b. 26 Nov 1842, Inveraray2
  • John Sinclair b. 4 Apr 1844
  • Alexander Sinclair b. 26 Oct 1846
  • Margaret Sinclair b. 10 Oct 1848
  • Ann Sinclair b. 27 Dec 1851

Death: 22 Nov 1892, Inveraray

  • Cause of Death
  • Burial: Kilmaliue Cemetery
  • Headstone

Errected by
Peter Sinclair
In memory of his wife
ISABELLA SINCLAIR
who died 18 Apr 1878
Aged 56 years
And ALEXANDER their son
drowned on the Clyde ferry
Aged 34 years Feb 1883
The above PETER SINCLAIR
Our dear father
Who died 22 November 1892
Aged 78 years

Occupation: Labourer / Fisherman / Seaman Merchant Service

Address

Census

  • 1841

Kilbride3

Name Age Occupation Born
Alexr.Sinclair 65 Ag Lab Argyll
Anne Sinclair 55 Argyll
Peter Sinclair 28 Fisherman Argyll
Archd. Sinclair 30 Argyll
Dugald Sinclair 20 Argyll
Anne Sinclair 24 Argyll
Catherine McArthur 9 FS Argyll
  • 1851

Town of Inveraray4
No street/place/house no. given
Peter is missing - have not found him yet

Name Rel. Con. Age Occupation Born
Isabella Sinclair Wife M 29 Steam Boat Pilot's Wife Inveraray
John Sinclair Son U 7 Scholar Inveraray
Alexander Sinclair Son U 5 Scholar Inveraray
Margaret Sinclair Daur U 2 1/2 Inveraray
  • 1861

McKenzie's Land5

Name Rel. Con. Age Occupation Born
Peter Sinclair Head M 47 Mate of Steamer Inveraray
Isabella Sinclair Wife M 39 Mate's Wife Inveraray
John Sinclair Son U 17 Agr. Labour Inveraray
Alexander Sinclair Son U 15 Inveraray
Margaret Sinclair Daur U 13 Inveraray
Ann Sinclair Daur U 10 Inveraray
  • 1871

Shore Street (McKenzie's Land)6
2 rooms with windows

Name Rel. Con. Age Occupation Born
Peter Sinclair Head M 56 Formerly Steamboat Pilot Inveraray
Isabella Sinclair Wife M 49 Inveraray
  • 1881

Cross Houses No. 37
Peter and Margaret speak Gaelic
2 rooms with windows

Name Rel. Con. Age Occupation Born
Peter Sinclair Head W 67 Town Weigher Inveraray
Margaret Sinclair Daur U 30 Housekeeper Inveraray
Isabella Sinclair Granddaur U 2 mth Inveraray
  • 1891

Cross Houses8
Peter and Margaret speak Gaelic
It appears there are marks to indicate that Peter maybe partially (blind?)
2 rooms with windows

Name Rel. Con. Age Occupation Er/Ed/OA Born
Peter Sinclair Head W 77 Formerly Seaman Inveraray
Maggie Sinclair Daur U 38 Laundress Employed Inveraray
Bella Sinclair Granddaur 11 Scholar Inveraray

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  • Duke of Argylls census
  • Fencible Men
  • Valuation Rolls