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Descendants of Sutherland Brock


Generation No. 1

1. SUTHERLAND1 BROCK He married MARGARET CORMACK Abt. 1788 in Stromness, Orkney, Scotland.

Notes for SUTHERLAND BROCK:
The Brocks are said to have emigrated from Holland around the 13th century.

Children of SUTHERLAND BROCK and MARGARET CORMACK are:
i. JEAN2 BROCK, b. Mar 1789, Stromness, Orkney.
ii. JEAN BROCK, b. May 1793, Stromness, Orkney.
iii. MARGARET BROCK, b. 15 Oct 1795, Stromness, Orkney.
2. iv. WILLIAM BROCK, b. 18 Jan 1798, Sanday, Orkney, Scotland; d. 22 Nov 1852.
v. ISABELLA BROCK, b. 20 Jul 1802, Stromness, Orkney.
vi. JASPER CORRIGLE BROCK, b. 24 Apr 1806, Stromness, Orkney.


Generation No. 2

2. WILLIAM2 BROCK (SUTHERLAND1) was born 18 Jan 1798 in Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, and died 22 Nov 1852. He married MARGARET MUIR Abt. 1823 in Orkney, Scotland, daughter of THOMAS MUIR and MARION HAY. She was born 01 May 1800 in Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, and died 30 Aug 1850 in Leith, Scotland.

Notes for WILLIAM BROCK:
Living at 5 Chapel Lane, Leith, in 1851.

Cause of death "drowned".

More About WILLIAM BROCK:
Occupation: Porter

Notes for MARGARET MUIR:
2nd Marriage, first spouse unknown.

Living at Storehouse, Cross, Sanday, in 1841 (Census).

Living at 28 Broad Wynd, Leith, in 1850.


Children of WILLIAM BROCK and MARGARET MUIR are:
3. i. JEAN3 BROCK, b. 1823, Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland; d. 12 Dec 1866, 19 Commercial Place, Leith, Scotland.
4. ii. MARGARET BROCK, b. 1826, Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland; d. Aft. 1853.
5. iii. JAMES BROCK, b. 1828, Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland; d. 28 Jul 1879, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland.
6. iv. SARAH BROCK, b. 1833, Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland; d. 11 Mar 1890, South Leith Poorhouse, Scotland.
7. v. WILLIAM BROCK, b. 1836, Sanday, Orkney, Scotland; d. 05 Apr 1885, 13 Queen Street, Leith, Scotland.
8. vi. JOHN BROCK, b. 1838, Sanday, Orkney, Scotland; d. 01 Apr 1894, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland.


Generation No. 3

3. JEAN3 BROCK (WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 1823 in Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, and died 12 Dec 1866 in 19 Commercial Place, Leith, Scotland. She married EDWARD CHALMERS. He died Aft. 1866.

More About JEAN BROCK:
Occupation: Bonnet Maker

More About EDWARD CHALMERS:
Occupation: Wine & Spirit Merchant

Children of JEAN BROCK and EDWARD CHALMERS are:
i. MARGARET4 CHALMERS, b. 22 Feb 1849, Leith, Scotland.
ii. UNKNOWN CHALMERS, b. 04 Dec 1859, Leith, Scotland.
iii. JANE CHALMERS, b. 24 Dec 1860, Leith, Scotland.
iv. JOHN CHALMERS, b. 27 Jul 1863, Leith, Scotland.
v. ELIZABETH JANE SINCLAIR CHALMERS, b. 22 Nov 1864, Leith, Scotland.


4. MARGARET3 BROCK (WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 1826 in Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, and died Aft. 1853. She married JOHN ALEXANDER 09 Apr 1852 in Leith, Scotland.

More About MARGARET BROCK:
Occupation: 1851, Domestic Servant

Child of MARGARET BROCK and JOHN ALEXANDER is:
i. MARGARET4 ALEXANDER, b. Mar 1853, Leith, Scotland.


5. JAMES3 BROCK (WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 1828 in Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, and died 28 Jul 1879 in Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland. He married ISABELLA WEEMS 09 Dec 1853 in Bridge of Allan, Perth, Scotland, daughter of WALTER WEMYSS and ANNE PHILP. She was born 08 Apr 1832 in Greenock, Scotland, and died 31 Jan 1890 in Stirling, Scotland.

Notes for JAMES BROCK:
1871 census states James is 41, and was born in Leith.

Living at 38 Prince Regent Street, Leith, in 1879.

More About JAMES BROCK:
Occupation: Pilot

Notes for ISABELLA WEEMS:
1871 census gives birthplace as Stirling.

Death certificate witnessed by Annie Riddell Brock (daughter).

Children of JAMES BROCK and ISABELLA WEEMS are:
9. i. ELIZABETH PHILP4 BROCK, b. 1854, Stirling, Scotland; d. Aft. 1874.
ii. ANN RIDDLE BROCK, b. 13 Dec 1857, Leith, Scotland; d. Aft. 1891.

Notes for ANN RIDDLE BROCK:
Annie managed this hotel.... www.spreadeaglejedburgh.co.uk

Middle name shown as Riddell in census.

More About ANN RIDDLE BROCK:
Occupation: Hotel Manageress

iii. MARGARET BROCK, b. 10 May 1860, Leith, Scotland; d. 25 Aug 1906, Edinburgh, Scotland.

More About MARGARET BROCK:
Occupation: Sick Nurse

10. iv. JAMES BROCK, b. 01 Jun 1862, Leith, Scotland; d. 15 Mar 1937, Sydney Hospital, Sydney, Australia.
v. ISABELLA WEMYSS BROCK, b. 01 Oct 1864, Leith, Scotland; d. Aft. 1881.

Notes for ISABELLA WEMYSS BROCK:
Grand-Neice of Robert Philp, Hotelkeeper, Royal Hotel, Logie, Perthshire.

Residing at the above hotel during 1881 census.

vi. JANE BROCK, b. 02 Jun 1867, Leith, Scotland; d. Aft. 1871.
vii. WILLIAM ANDREW RIDDLE BROCK, b. 01 Oct 1869, Leith, Scotland; d. 23 Sep 1870, Leith, Scotland.
11. viii. WILLIAM ALEXANDER BROCK, b. 07 May 1873, Leith, Scotland; d. 03 Dec 1946, Queensberry House, Edinburgh, Scotland.


6. SARAH3 BROCK (WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 1833 in Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland, and died 11 Mar 1890 in South Leith Poorhouse, Scotland. She married (1) THOMAS DRUMMOND 28 Jul 1856 in Leith, Scotland. He died Abt. 1860. She married (2) HENRY SCOTT 26 Jul 1875 in Leith, Scotland. He died Bef. 1890.

Notes for SARAH BROCK:
Living at 46 Tolbooth Wynd, Leith, in 1875.

More About THOMAS DRUMMOND:
Occupation: Merchant Seaman

More About HENRY SCOTT:
Occupation: Marine Engineer

Child of SARAH BROCK and THOMAS DRUMMOND is:
i. MARGARET MUIR4 DRUMMOND, b. 30 Jan 1859, Leith, Scotland; d. 04 Feb 1861, Leith, Scotland.


7. WILLIAM3 BROCK (WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 1836 in Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, and died 05 Apr 1885 in 13 Queen Street, Leith, Scotland. He married ELIZABETH ANDERSON 08 Oct 1860 in Leith, Scotland. She was born 26 Mar 1837 in Leith, Scotland, and died 15 Jul 1899 in 40 Tolbooth Wynd, Leith, Scotland.

Notes for WILLIAM BROCK:
1881 census gives age as 47 and birthplace as South Leith.

Living at 15 Johnstone Street, Leith, in 1881.

Living at 13 Queen Street, Leith, in 1885.

Children of WILLIAM BROCK and ELIZABETH ANDERSON are:
i. WILLIAM4 BROCK, b. 1860, Leith, Scotland; d. Aft. 1881.

Notes for WILLIAM BROCK:
Living with parents at 15 Johnston Street, Leith, in 1881.

More About WILLIAM BROCK:
Occupation: 1881, Blacksmith

12. ii. MARY WATSON BROCK, b. 20 Dec 1863, Leith, Scotland; d. 15 Mar 1904, Leith, Scotland.
iii. MARGARET JANE CHALMERS BROCK, b. 08 Dec 1868, Leith, Scotland; d. 01 Jan 1942, 6 Dickson Street, Leith, Scotland; m. GEORGE CALDER, 18 Jan 1902, Edinburgh, Scotland.
iv. ROBERT ANDERSON BROCK, b. 17 Jul 1870, Leith, Scotland; d. 12 Jul 1927, Edinburgh, Scotland; m. ELIZABETH ROBERTSON.

More About ROBERT ANDERSON BROCK:
Occupation: Tramway Worker

13. v. JAMES ANDERSON BROCK, b. 1876, Leith, Scotland; d. 16 Aug 1954, Edinburgh, Scotland.


8. JOHN3 BROCK (WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 1838 in Sanday, Orkney, Scotland, and died 01 Apr 1894 in Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland. He married CATHERINE WATSON 26 Nov 1858 in Leith, Scotland, daughter of JAMES WATSON and ANN FRASER. She was born 1840 in Leith, Scotland, and died 01 Apr 1896 in Leith, Scotland.

Notes for JOHN BROCK:
Living at 61 Shore, Leith, in 1858.

Living at 2 Citadel Street, Leith, in 1881.

Living at 6 St Ninian's Lane, Leith, in 1890.

More About JOHN BROCK:
Occupation: Ship's Pilot

Children of JOHN BROCK and CATHERINE WATSON are:
i. ANN FRASER4 BROCK, b. 08 Jul 1864, Leith, Scotland; d. 02 Feb 1915, 47 Bridge Street, Leith, Scotland; m. JAMES ROBB, 05 Jun 1896, Leith, Scotland.

Notes for ANN FRASER BROCK:
Living at 18 Couper Street, Leith, in 1896.


More About ANN FRASER BROCK:
Occupation: 1881, Domestic Servant

More About JAMES ROBB:
Occupation: 1915, Engineer

ii. ELIZABETH ANDERSON BROCK, b. 08 May 1865, Leith, Scotland; d. 1867, Leith, Scotland.
iii. MARGARET MUIR BROCK, b. 20 Sep 1870, Leith, Scotland; d. 23 Jun 1918, Leith, Scotland; m. JAMES PROUDFOOT, 1895, Leith, Scotland.
iv. ELIZA FERGUSON BROCK, b. 1878, Leith, Scotland; d. 1968, Edinburgh, Scotland; m. (1) ROBERT HARE, 24 Sep 1902, Leith, Scotland; b. 27 May 1869, Leith, Scotland; m. (2) GEORGE THOM, 1929, Edinburgh, Scotland.
v. THOMAS BROCK, b. 1881, Leith, Scotland; d. 1912, Leith Public Health Hosp., Scotland.

Notes for THOMAS BROCK:
Living at 2/8 Corporation Bldgs, Leith, in 1912.

More About THOMAS BROCK:
Occupation: 1912, Dock Labourer


Generation No. 4

9. ELIZABETH PHILP4 BROCK (JAMES3, WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 1854 in Stirling, Scotland, and died Aft. 1874. She married JAMES MACDONALD 31 Jul 1874 in Leith, Scotland. He was born 1853.

Notes for ELIZABETH PHILP BROCK:
Living at 13 Admiralty Street, Leith, in 1874.

More About JAMES MACDONALD:
Occupation: 1874, Ironmonger (Assistant)

Child of ELIZABETH BROCK and JAMES MACDONALD is:
i. ELIZABETH5 MACDONALD, b. 02 Nov 1874, Glasgow, Scotland.


10. JAMES4 BROCK (JAMES3, WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 01 Jun 1862 in Leith, Scotland, and died 15 Mar 1937 in Sydney Hospital, Sydney, Australia. He married (1) ANNIE FINNIGAN 31 Dec 1883 in Leith, Scotland, daughter of PETER FINNIGAN and SARAH BRIEN. She was born 1863 in Leith, Scotland, and died 04 Dec 1923 in Leith, Scotland. He married (2) ELIZABETH WHITAKER 1893 in Sydney, Australia.

Notes for JAMES BROCK:
Living at 2 Smiths Lands, Fox Street, Leith, in 1886-91.

Second marriage probably bigamous.

Living at 44 High Street, Millers Point, NSW, Australia in 1937.


More About JAMES BROCK:
Occupation: Merchant Seaman

More About ANNIE FINNIGAN:
Occupation: 1891, Millworker

Children of JAMES BROCK and ANNIE FINNIGAN are:
i. JAMES5 BROCK, b. 04 Apr 1886, Leith, Scotland; d. 17 Sep 1886, Leith, Scotland.
ii. MARGARET GRIEVE BROCK, b. 05 Oct 1890, Edinburgh, Scotland; d. 1895, Leith, Scotland.

Notes for MARGARET GRIEVE BROCK:
Full name Margaret Grieve White Thomson Brock.


11. WILLIAM ALEXANDER4 BROCK (JAMES3, WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 07 May 1873 in Leith, Scotland, and died 03 Dec 1946 in Queensberry House, Edinburgh, Scotland. He married MARY BROWN 15 Jul 1904 in Leith, Scotland, daughter of WILLIAM BROWN and JEANIE PINKERTON. She was born 10 Jul 1876 in Hamilton, Scotland, and died 19 Feb 1937 in Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Notes for WILLIAM ALEXANDER BROCK:
Born at 2 Citadel St, Leith.

Lodging in Stirling, 1891

Lodging in Falkirk, 1901

Living at 18 London Rd, Edinburgh in 1906.

Living at 8 Forth Street, Edinburgh in 1921.

More About WILLIAM ALEXANDER BROCK:
Occupation: 1911, Commercial Traveller (Clothing)

Notes for MARY BROWN:
Her diary.........

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The mystery of why the diary ceases in May might be explained by the fact that Mary was about 8 months pregnant by that time (a fact that is not mentioned in her account).

The family remained in Australia for two years, before returning to the UK in June, 1913, on the vessel Roscommon (Brisbane, Port Alma, Sydney, Durban, Liverpool).

More About MARY BROWN:
Cremation: 23 Feb 1937, Warriston Crematorium, leaving from 45 Carrick Knowe Road.
Occupation: 1901, Shopkeeper (boot shop)

Children of WILLIAM BROCK and MARY BROWN are:
i. JEANIE BROWN5 BROCK, b. 16 Jun 1911, Sydney, Australia; d. 1992, Edinburgh, Scotland; m. ANDREW STUART, 17 Sep 1938; b. 1911, Edinburgh, Scotland.

More About JEANIE BROWN BROCK:
Occupation: Office Secretary

Notes for ANDREW STUART:
Living at 20 Bonaly Road, Edinburgh, prior to the war. Became a Sapper in the Royal Engineers.

Andrew travelled to Cape Town on the Dunnottar Castle on 23 Feb 1939. His wife, Jeanie followed in November.

After the divorce, Andrew married Shirley ? They sailed from Durban to Southampton on the Stirling Castle, arriving in May, 1949.

More About ANDREW STUART:
Occupation: Joiner

14. ii. ISABELLA WEMYSS BROCK, b. 13 Jun 1915, Sparkhill, Birmingham, England; d. 25 Feb 1952, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, Scotland.


12. MARY WATSON4 BROCK (WILLIAM3, WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 20 Dec 1863 in Leith, Scotland, and died 15 Mar 1904 in Leith, Scotland. She married THOMAS RONALDSON 03 May 1889 in Leith, Scotland. He was born 21 Sep 1864 in Borthwick, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 06 Nov 1904 in Leith, Scotland.

More About MARY WATSON BROCK:
Occupation: 1881, Domestic Servant

Children of MARY BROCK and THOMAS RONALDSON are:
15. i. THOMAS5 RONALDSON, b. 1890, Leith, Scotland; d. 1952, Leith, Scotland.
ii. ELIZABETH ANDERSON RONALDSON, b. 1892, Leith, Scotland.
iii. JAMES BROCK RONALDSON, b. 1893, Leith, Scotland; d. 28 Mar 1918, France.

More About JAMES BROCK RONALDSON:
Occupation: 1918, Private, Seaforth Highlanders

16. iv. WILLIAM BROCK RONALDSON, b. 14 Dec 1895, Leith, Scotland; d. 12 Feb 1973, Edinburgh, Scotland.
v. ROBERT BROCK RONALDSON, b. 1902, Leith, Scotland; d. 1972, Edinburgh, Scotland.


13. JAMES ANDERSON4 BROCK (WILLIAM3, WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 1876 in Leith, Scotland, and died 16 Aug 1954 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He married CATHERINE BRADY 1899 in Leith, Scotland. She died Bef. 1954.

Notes for JAMES ANDERSON BROCK:
Living at 24 Findlay Grove, Edinburgh, in 1954.

Child of JAMES BROCK and CATHERINE BRADY is:
i. ROBERT5 BROCK.


Generation No. 5

14. ISABELLA WEMYSS5 BROCK (WILLIAM ALEXANDER4, JAMES3, WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 13 Jun 1915 in Sparkhill, Birmingham, England, and died 25 Feb 1952 in Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, Scotland. She married JAMES SWEENEY ADAMS Apr 1937 in Edinburgh, Scotland, son of GEORGE ADAMS and HELEN SWEENEY. He was born 04 Jun 1913 in Leith, Scotland, and died 09 Oct 1995 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

More About ISABELLA WEMYSS BROCK:
Occupation: Seamstress

More About JAMES SWEENEY ADAMS:
Occupation: Engineer Foreman/Teacher


15. THOMAS5 RONALDSON (MARY WATSON4 BROCK, WILLIAM3, WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 1890 in Leith, Scotland, and died 1952 in Leith, Scotland. He married HELEN ROBERTSON 1910 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Child of THOMAS RONALDSON and HELEN ROBERTSON is:
18. i. JAMES BROCK6 RONALDSON.


16. WILLIAM BROCK5 RONALDSON (MARY WATSON4 BROCK, WILLIAM3, WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 14 Dec 1895 in Leith, Scotland, and died 12 Feb 1973 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He married JANE WILSON HUME 20 Feb 1915 in Edinburgh, Scotland. She was born 10 Apr 1888 in Edinburgh, Scotland, and died 1968 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Notes for WILLIAM BROCK RONALDSON:
Born at 4 Tolbooth Wynd, Leith.

More About WILLIAM BROCK RONALDSON:
Occupation: Shoemaker

Children of WILLIAM RONALDSON and JANE HUME are:
19. i. BARBARA LAIDLAW HUME6 RONALDSON, b. 13 Feb 1920, Leith, Scotland.
ii. ROBERT RONALDSON, b. Jun 1922, Leith, Scotland.
iii. MAY RONALDSON, b. 04 Dec 1924, Leith, Scotland; m. WILLIAM MCDOUGAL.
iv. JAMES RONALDSON, b. 02 Jun 1926, Leith, Scotland.


19. BARBARA LAIDLAW HUME6 RONALDSON (WILLIAM BROCK5, MARY WATSON4 BROCK, WILLIAM3, WILLIAM2, SUTHERLAND1) was born 13 Feb 1920 in Leith, Scotland. She married GEORGE HEPBURN RUSSELL 03 Feb 1939 in Leith, Scotland. He was born 23 Apr 1913 in Leith, Scotland, and died 08 Apr 1974 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Child of BARBARA RONALDSON and GEORGE RUSSELL is:
i. WILLIAM BURNETT7 RUSSELL, b. 05 Feb 1952, Edinburgh, Scotland.