Mcbeath, James

Birth Name Mcbeath, James
Gender male
Age at Death 66 years, 4 months, 11 days


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1829-11-08 Kincardine by Doune, Stirling Council Area, Scotland   1a
Residence 1841-06-00 Kincardine by Doune, Stirling Council Area, Scotland   2a

1841 Census of Scotland:
Mcbeath: Malcolm 40, Elisabeth 35, James 11, Malcolm 8, David 6, Peter 3, Thomas 1. Living Kincardine by Doune, Perthshire, Scotland. [NB Spelling of Malcolm with an "l" is likely transcription/enumerator error as all other references are without the "l", i.e., Malcom. - SJL]


pieced together from Family Search files:
David Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' —
Elisabeth Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' —
JR Malcolm Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' —
James Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' —
Malcolm Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' —
Peter Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' —
Thomas Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' —

Residence 1861-01-14 Brant, Bruce, Ontario, Bruce County, Ontario, Canada   3a
Event Note

1861 Census of Western Canada:
McBeth: Malcolm 62, Elisabeth 59, Andrew 19, James 29, Christina 15 (ages at next birthday).
Occupation: Malcolm - Farmer; Andrew and James: Labourer
Birthplace: Scotland - all
Religion: U P - all  
James is away from home. (Related - born 1832?).
They live in a 1 1/2 storey log home and are the only family living there.

Death 1896-03-19 Brant, Bruce, Ontario, Bruce County, Ontario, Canada Probable 4a
Event Note

Headstone reads:
(Cartouche at top M in a circle with fern fronds to either side)

James McBeath,
died March 19th, 1896,
in his  67th year.
A native of Perthshire, Scotland.
His Wife
Martha Aikins,
died June 25th, 1906,
in her 65th year.
Hands that can be claspt no more. Tennyson
(McBeath at bottom)


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Mcbeath, MALCOM1799-08-121868-11-07
Mother Drummond, ELIZABETHabout 1803-08-001889-05-19
         Mcbeath, James 1829-11-08 1896-03-19
    Brother     Mcbeath, David 1831-08-14
    Brother     Mcbeath, Malcom 1833-02-10 1909-11-25
    Brother     Mcbeath, David 1835-03-08
    Brother     Mcbeath, Peter 1838-07-29
    Brother     Mcbeath, THOMAS MALCOLM 1841-01-05 1913
    Brother     Mcbeath, Andrew 1843-02-12 1923-02-04
    Sister     Mcbeath, Christian 1846-01-25


Family of Mcbeath, James and Aikins, Martha

Unknown Partner Aikins, Martha ( * about 1841 + 1906-06-25 )
Name Birth Date Death Date
Mcbeath, Christina1874-10-001877-12-27

Source References

  1. Scotland-ODM - 'Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950'
      • Page: C11364-5; 1040191; James Mcbeath, 'Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950' —
  2. 1841 Census of Scotland
      • Page: 1042694; Malcolm Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' — et al
  3. Public Archives of Canada, Microfilmed 1954/5: 1861 Census of Canada
      • Page: 1861/Canada West/ON/#2/Twnsp of Brant/Bruce/pg 25/lns 32-36; 1861CC Malcom Elizabeth and family 4107386_00188.pdf
  4. CanadaGenWeb's Cemetery Project
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