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Irvine Family Tree
Jane Irvine, Sister
Revised March 24, 2015


FAMILY TREE OF WILLIAM IRVINE


His Sister:  Jane (Jean/Jeanie) Irvine Comrie
1.  John Irvine
2.  Margaret
3.  William
4.  James
5.  Agnes
6.  Henry #1
7.  Henry #2
8.  Elizabeth
9.  Jane (Jeanie), Fourth Daughter of John & Elizabeth Irvine
10. Helen (Nellie)
11. Janet (Jennie)


Birth of Jane (also called Jean and Jeanie)
1874 Register 483 Kilsyth Entry 40
On February 1st at Newtown Kilsyth
Father:    John Irvine Pit Manager
Mother:    Elizabeth Irvine M.S. Gressam married Decr 12th 1858 Larbert
Informant:     John Irvine father present

Marriage of Peter Comrie and Jeanie Irvine
1893 Register 483 Kilsyth Entry 25
On 28th April at Queenzieburn Kilsyth after banns according to the forms of the Free Church
Peter Comrie aged 21 bachelor washerman 25 Auchinstarry Cumbernauld
Jeanie Irvine aged 19 spinster housekeeper GU Queenzieburn Rows, Kilsyth
His father:    Daniel Comrie    Engine Keeper   
His mother:    Janet Comrie M.S. Burns
Her father:    John Irvine, Pit manager
Her mother:    Elizabeth Irvine M.S. Gresson
Signed:    William Jeffrey, minister
Witnesses:    Hope Comrie, Nellie Irvine
This is a marriage according to the forms of the Free Church. In Scotland, this would be interpreted as a marriage in the Free Presbyterian Church.  This could be confirmed if The Rev. William Jeffrey was in the lists of ministers of the Free Presbyterian Church of Scotland. Marriage usually took place at the bride's home.

Death of Jane/Jean/Jeanie
1937 Register  Kilsyth, Stirling Entry 47
On April 28th at Norwood Welshot, Stirling, Kilsyth
Jane Irvine Comrie, age 63 wife of Peter Comrie, Engine Keeper
Her father:    John Irvine, Pit manager
Her mother:    Elizabeth Irvine M.S. Greshan (Gresson/Grassam)
Cause: Cholecystitis Cardemic Vascular ??
Cert by: James C. Parker
Informant:  Peter Comrie, husband

Birth of Peter Comrie
On July 7, 1871, Kilsyth, Stirling, Scotland

Death of Peter Comrie
Deceased 1957 in Kilsyth, Stirling, Cumbernauld, Scotland



Census 1881
District 495 Cumbernauld Book 5 Schedule 127
At No. 16 Auchinstarry Row

NOTE:    John and Margaret, the 2 oldest children are no longer at home; Henrys not listed.  
Name
Relationship
Age
Occupation
Birthplace
John Irvine
Head Married
47
Ironstone Miner
Falkirk
Elizabeth Irvine
Wife Married
47

Larbert
William Irvine
Son
18
Ironstone Miner
Kilsyth
James Irvine
Son
16

Kirkintilloch
Agnes Irvine
Daug.
14

Kirkintilloch
Elizabeth Irvine
Daug.
9
Scholar
Govan
Jane Irvine
Daug.
7
Scholar
Kilsyth
Helen Irvine
Daug.
5

Kilsyth
Janet Irvine
Daug.
1

Cumbernauld

Census 1891
District 495 Cumbernauld Book 5 Schedule 21 At Auchinstarry

Name
Relationship
Age
Occupation
Birthplace
John Irvine
Head Married
57
Coliery Oversman
Falkirk
Elisabeth
Wife Married
57

Larbert
Jane Irvine
Daug.
17

Kilsyth
Helen Irvine
Daug.
15
Housekeeper
Kilsyth
Janet Irvine
Daug.
11
Scholar
Cumbernauld
Archibald Irvine
Grandson
4

Maryhill Lanarkshire

Census 1891
District 495 Cumbernauld At Schedule 38 Auchinstarry


Name
Relationship
Age
Occupation
Birthplace
Daniel Comrie
Head Married
42
Engine Keeper (Pit)
Kilsyth
Janet Comrie
Wife Married
39

Slammanan
Peter Comrie
Son, Unmarried
19
Labourer general
Kilsyth
Elisabeth Comrie
Daug.
14
General servant
Kilsyth
Daniel Comrie
Son
13
Laborer
Kilsyth
John Comrie
Son
11
Scholar
Cumbernauld
David Comrie
Son
8
Scholar
Kilsyth
James Comrie
Son
3

Cumbernauld
Robert Comrie
Son
3

Cumbernauld



Birth of 9 Children of Jane (Jean/Jeanie) and Peter Comrie

1. Jessie Comrie
Born 1891

2. Elizabeth Gresson Comrie
Born 1900 - Died 1933 in Kilsyth, Scotland

3. Janet Burns Comrie
1902-1923

4. Daniel Comrie
1903-

5. Margaret Comrie
1905-

6. John Irvine Comrie
1908-1908

7. William Irving Comrie
1909

8. Jean Comrie
1911 or 12? -

9. Peter Comrie
Born 6/18/15 – 11/4/76; Age 61, unmarried


Marriage of Jean Comrie and David Plank Johnstone
1939 Register 483 Kilsyth Entry 38
On 29th June at The Burns Church Manse after banns according to the forms of the Church of Scotland
David Plank Johnston aged 28 bachelor Teacher (Education Authority) 8 East Murrayfield Bannockburn
Jeanie Comrie aged 27 spinster Housekeeper Norwood Wellshot Kilsyth
His father:    William Johnston    Winding Engine man (Colliery)
His mother:    Margaret Scott Johnston M.S. Plank
Her father:    Peter Comrie,  Washerman at Colliery Byproducts Works
Her mother:    Jean Comrie M.S., Irvine deceased
Signed:    John Brash Minister Church of Scotland The Burns Church Kilsyth
Witnesses:    Nan Clelland Eastside Kirkintilloch
                    Robert Johnston 37 Drumtochter Street Kilsyth



Deaths of Children of Jane (Jean/Jeanie) and Peter Comrie
Death of Peter Comrie
1976 Register 479 Falkirk Entry 626
On November 4th at Royal Infirmary Falkirk, Usual Residence 42 Kerse Lane Falkirk
Peter Comrie aged 61 born 18/6/1915
Father :    Peter Comrie, Engine Keeper deceased
Mother:    Jeanie Comrie M.S. Irvine deceased
Cause:    Broncho pneumonia cert by Ruth A. Laing medical practioner
Informant:    D. P. Johnston, Brother in law



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