Birth Name Drummond, ELIZABETH
Gender female
Age at Death about 85 years, 9 months, 18 days


"The Drummonds were supposed to be related to Scottish Royalty away back." EJL1, EJL2


Family is living on the Moss at Drip Moss #25; parents David Drummond and Christian Blair both b 1769. The family came from Logie and had been on the Moss for 17 years.

“The Moss Lairds”, excerpted from Perthshire in History and Legend, pp.htm
Moss Census 1814.htm


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1803-08-00   Family came from Stirling, Scotland; settled near Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada 1a
Christening 1803-08-21 Kincardine by Doune, Stirling Council Area, Scotland   1a
Event Note

Also referenced on Ancestry.com in Martin (McBeath) FT

Residence 1814 Drip Moss, Blair Drummond Moss, Stirling Council Area, Scotland #25 2a
Event Note

Drip Moss No25

Former Possessor
Widow Dougal

Present Possessor

David Drummond 42 yrs
Christian Blair 42   "


Isabel 16 yrs
May 12   "
Elizabeth 9   "
Andrew 7   "
William 6   "
Thomas 4   "
James 2   "

Persons deceased

Years Settled on the Moss
17 years

Where they came from

Cats 1
Dogs -
Poultry 4
Swine -
Sheep -
Cows 1
Horses 1
Harrows 1
Plough 1
Carts 1

Marriage 1828-12-07 Kincardine by Doune, Stirling Council Area, Scotland "Malcom McBeath and Elisabeth Drummond" 1b 3a
Event Note

Despite family history (e.gg. EJL1 and EJL2) the marriage was between Malcom Mcbeath and Elizabeth Drummond not Thomas Peter - marriage and all births for all children make this clear. - SJL

Residence 1841-06-00 Kincardine by Doune, Stirling Council Area, Scotland   4a

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' — FamilySearch.org.htm
Elisabeth Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' — FamilySearch.org.htm
JR Malcolm Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' — FamilySearch.org.htm
James Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' — FamilySearch.org.htm
Malcolm Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' — FamilySearch.org.htm
Peter Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' — FamilySearch.org.htm
Thomas Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' — FamilySearch.org.htm

Residence 1851-03-30 Kirkline [Kirk Lane], Blair Drummond Moss, Stirling Council Area, Scotland   5a
Event Note

1851 Census of Scotland:
Mcbeath: Malcom 50, Elizabeth 47, Peter 12, Thomas 8, Andrew 6, Christian 4 (female).
Address: Kirklane, Kincardine
Born: Thomas - Callander; All others - Kincardine
Occupation: Thomas - Farmer of 8 acres. [Perhaps he bought out his parent's lease? - SJL]; All children - Scholar

Residence 1861-01-14 Brant, Bruce, Ontario, Bruce County, Ontario, Canada   6a
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 1889-05-19 Bruce County, Ontario, Canada from Martin (McBeath) FT  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Drummond, DAVIDabout 1769
Mother Blair, CHRISTIANabout 1769
    Sister     Drummond, Isabel about 1798
    Sister     Drummond, May about 1802
         Drummond, ELIZABETH about 1803-08-00 1889-05-19
    Brother     Drummond, Andrew about 1807
    Brother     Drummond, William about 1808
    Brother     Drummond, Thomas about 1810
    Brother     Drummond, James about 1812


Family of Mcbeath, MALCOM and Drummond, ELIZABETH

Married Husband Mcbeath, MALCOM ( * 1799-08-12 + 1868-11-07 )
Name Birth Date Death Date
Mcbeath, James1829-11-081896-03-19
Mcbeath, David1831-08-14
Mcbeath, Malcom1833-02-101909-11-25
Mcbeath, David1835-03-08
Mcbeath, Peter1838-07-29
Mcbeath, THOMAS MALCOLM1841-01-051913
Mcbeath, Andrew1843-02-121923-02-04
Mcbeath, Christian1846-01-25

Source References

  1. Scotland-ODM - 'Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950'
      • Page: C11364-4; 1040191; Elisabeth Drummond, 'Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950' — FamilySearch.org.htm
      • Page: M11364-5; 1040191; Elizabeth Drummond and Malcom Mcbeath, 'Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910' — FamilySearch.org.htm
  2. 1814 Moss Census, Blair Drummond Moss
      • Page: Moss Census 1814.htm
  3. Scotland's People - OPR
      • Page: 364/00 0020 0077 Kincardine (Perth); Malcom McBeath and Elizabeth Drummond marriage register image.jpg
  4. 1841 Census of Scotland
      • Page: 1042694; Malcolm Mcbeath, 'Scotland Census, 1841' — FamilySearch.org.htm et al
  5. 1851 Scotland Census
      • Page: 1851/364/Perthshire/Kincardine/2/4/10/CSSCT1851_76;; Malcom Mcbeath and family 1851 Scotland Census - AncestryLibrary_com.htm; 1851 Census Malcom Mcbeath ScotlandsPeople.69929237-17F9-49D1-AF64-F8754156225C-C1851_364_00_002_000_2_004Z.JPG
  6. 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