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Censuses of Ayrshire, Scotland

1841

Parish - Kirkoswald

Description - Blackquarter - from Craigdon to Aird

Lagderry

Name & Surname Age Occupation Born in County Born in England or Ireland
Robert Couperwhite 50 Farmer England
Mary Couperwhite 50 y
William Couperwhite 20 y
Mary Couperwhite 12 y
Lily Couperwhite 10 y
Jannet Couperwhite 8 y
Peter Couperwhite 5 y

Green Wells

Name & Surname Age Occupation Born in County Born in England or Ireland
John Couperwhite 25 Mole Catcher y
Margaret Couperwhiye 20 y

Parish - Ayr

Sandgate Street 

Name & Surname Age Occupation Born in County Born in England or Ireland
Agness Copperwhite 23 Female Servant y

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1851

 

Parish - Kirkoswald

Lochderry

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Mary Couperthwaite 59 Farmer Head Relict Lanark Lanarkshire
Robert Couperthwaite 27 Farmer Son Unmarried Barr - by - Girvan Ayrshire
Thomas Couperthwaite 25 Farmer Son Unmarried Dailly Ayrshire
Mary Couperthwaite 23 Daughter Unmarried Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Peter Couperthwaite 14 Son Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
James Couperthwaite 12 Son Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Gilbert Couperthwaite 7 Son Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Hamilton Smith 6 Grandson Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire

 

Parish - Kirkmichael

Broomlands Cottage

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
William Couperthwaite 29 Molecatcher Head Married Barr - by - Girvan Ayrshire
Janet Couperthwaite 32 Wife Married Kirkoswald Ayrshire
James Couperthwaite 7 Son Unmarried Dailly Ayrshire
Robert Couperthwaite 5 Son Unmarried Dailly Ayrshire
David Couperthwaite 2 Son Unmarried Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Isabella Couperthwaite 3 mo Daughter Unmarried Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Isabella Eaglisham 28 Muslin Sower Sister in Law Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire

 

Parish - Straiton

24 Main Street

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
John Couperthwaite 37 Molecatcher & Watchmaker Head Married Barr - by - Girvan Ayrshire
Margaret Couperthwaite 31 Wife Married Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Jane Couperthwaite 9 Scholar Daughter Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire

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1861

Parish - Kirkoswald

High Drumdow

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Mrs Couperthwaite 68 Head Widow Lanark Lanarkshire
Robert Couperthwaite 35 Farmer of 35 acres Son Unmarried Barr - by - Girvan Ayrshire
Thomas Couperthwaite 33 Ag Lab Son Unmarried Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Mary Couperthwaite 31 Farmers sister Daughter Unmarried Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Janet Couperthwaite 27 Farmers sister Daughter Unmarried Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Peter Couperthwaite 23 Mole Catcher Son Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
James Couperthwaite 21 Mole Catcher Son Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Gilbert Couperthwaite 17 Drapers Apr Son Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Lily Jamieson 4 Grand daur Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire

Parish - Straiton

24 Main Street

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
John Couperthwaite 48 Molecatcher & Watchmaker Head Married Barr - by - Girvan Ayrshire
Margaret Couperthwaite 41 Housework Wife Married Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Jane Couperthwaite 19 Figured Sewing Daughter Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Mary Couperthwaite 5 Daughter Unmarried Straiton Ayrshire
Helen Couperthwaite 2 Daughter Unmarried Straiton Ayrshire

 

Parish - Dalmellington

Little Camlarg

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
William Couperthwaite 39 Rabbit Catcher Head Married Barr - by - Girvan Ayrshire
Janet Couperthwaite 41 Wife Married Kirkoswald Ayrshire
David Couperthwaite 12 Scholar Son Unmarried Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Isabella Couperthwaite 10 Scholar Daughter Unmarried Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Peter Couperthwaite 7 Scholar Son Unmarried Dailly Ayrshire
Mary Lillias Couperthwaite 5 Daughter Unmarried Dailly Ayrshire
Sarah Jane 3 Daughter Unmarried Dailly Ayrshire

 

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1881

 

Parish - Ayr

2 Tantalian Villa, Maybole Road

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Robert Couperthewaite 34 Draper & Clothier Head Married Dailly Ayrshire
Agnes Couperthewaite 29 Wife Married Kilmarnock Ayrshire
Janet Couperthewaite 64 Annuitant Mother Widow Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Mary Lillias Couperthewaite 24 Draper & Sales Sister Unmarried Dailly Ayrshire
Sarah Jane Couperthewaite 22 Sister Unmarried Dailly Ayrshire
Isabella McPhun 28 Sister Married Kirkmichael Ayrshire

 

Parish - Kirkoswald

High Drumdow

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Mary Cowperthwaite 88 Head Widow Lanark Lanarkshire
Robert Cowperthwaite 53 Farmer Son Unmarried Barr - by - Girvan Ayrshire
Mary Cowperthwaite 49 Dairymaid Daughter Unmarried Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Janet Cowperthwaite 46 Daughter Unmarried Dailly Ayrshire
Gilbert Cowperthwaite 35 Ploughman Son Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Lily Jamieson 24 Grandaugter Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Mary McDonald 30 Grandaughter Unmarried England
Helen Cowperthwaite 22 Grandaughter Unmarried Straiton Ayrhire

High Drumdow Cottage

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Peter Cowperthwaite 44 Ploughman Head Married Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Annie Cowperthwaite 27 Wife Married Stewarton Ayrshire

Milton

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
James Cowperthwaite 40 Joiner Head Married Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Mary Cowperthwaite 42 Wife Married Hamilton Lanarkshire
Agnes M. C Cowperthwaite 3 Daughter Unmarried Glasgow Lanarkshire

Minnybae

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Thomas Couperthwaite 52 Farmer Head Married Dailly Ayrshire
Elizabeth Couperthwaite 47 Wife Married Kirkoswald Ayrshire

 

Parish - Maybole

Coral Glen

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Peter Couperthwaite 27 Draper Border Unmarried Dailly Ayrshire

 

Parish - Old Cumnock

East Elm Cottage, Ayr Road

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
David E Couperthwaite 31 Draper Head Married Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Elizabeth H Couperthwaite 25 Wife Married Stewarton Ayrshire
William C Couperthwaite 4 Son Unmarried Cumnock Ayrshire
Robert E Couperthwaite 2 Son Unmarried Cumnock Ayrshire
David E Couperthwaite 6 mo Son Unmarried Cumnock Ayrshire
Robert I Couperthwaite 14 Scholar Cousin Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Mary C Couperthwaite 18 Cousin Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire

 

Parish - Straiton

24 Main Street

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Margaret Couperthwaite 62 Housekeeper Head Widow Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Jane Couperthwaite 39 Dressmaker Daughter Married Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Mary Couperthwaite 25 Dressmaker Daughter Unmarried Straiton Ayrshire
William McCreath 6 Grandson Unmarried Straiton Ayrshire

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1891

 

Parish - Dalmellington

 

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Helen Couperthwaite 32 Living on Private Means Visitor Unmarried Straiton Ayrshire

 

Parish - Kirkoswald

High Drumdow

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Robert Couperthwaite 60 Farmer Head Unmarried Barr - by - Girvan Ayrshire
Janet Couperthwaite 55 Sister Unmarried Dailly Ayrshire
Gilbert Couperthwaite 43 Farmers Brother Brother Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Lilias Graham 34 Farmers Niece Niece Married Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Robert Graham 6 Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Elizabeth Graham 4 Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Mary Graham 2 Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Janet Graham 1 Unmarried Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Thomas Graham 32 Wood Sawyer Niece's Husband Married Kirkoswald Ayrshire

Parish - Monkton & Prestwick

Victoria Terrace

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Robert Couperthwaite 44 Clothier Head Married Dailly Ayrshire
Agnes G Couperthwaite 39 Wife Married Kilmarnock Ayrshire
Findlay G Couperthwaite 7 Scholar Son Unmarried Ayr Ayrshire
Charles Robert Couperthwaite 2 Son Unmarried Ayr Ayrshire

 

Parish - Old Cumnock

11 The Square, Lugar Street

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Thomas Couperthwaite 62 Formerly Farmer Head Married Dailly Ayrshire
Elizabeth Couperthwaite 56 Wife Married Kirkoswald Ayrshire

 

Parish - Old Cumnock

18 The Square, Lugar Street

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
David E Couperthwaite 41 Draper Head Married Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Elizabeth H Couperthwaite 35 Wife Married Stewarton Ayrshire
William C Couperthwaite 14 Draper Apprentice Son Unmarried Cumnock Ayrshire
Robert E Couperthwaite 12 Scholar Son Unmarried Cumnock Ayrshire
Elizabeth W Couperthwaite 9 Scholar Daughter Unmarried Cumnock Ayrshire
Thomas Couperthwaite 7 Scholar Son Unmarried Ayr Ayrshire
John G Couperthwaite 1 Son Unmarried Cumnock Ayrshire

 

Parish - Ayr

2 Church Street, Wallacetown

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Janet Couperthwaite 74 Living on Private means Head Widow Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Mary L Couperthwaite 33

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Daughter Unmarried Dailly Ayrshire
Sara J Couperthwaite 31 Book - keeper Daughter Unmarried Dailly Ayrshire

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1901

 

Parish - Kirkoswald

High Drumdow

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Thomas Graham 42 Farmer Head Married Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Lillias Graham 44 Wife Married Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Robert Graham 16 Farmers Son Son Single Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Elizabeth Graham 14 Farmers Daughter Daughter Single Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Mary Graham 12 Scholar Daughter Single Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Janet Graham 10 Scholar Daughter Single Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Maggie Graham 8 Scholar Daughter Single Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Lillias Graham 6 Scholar Daughter Single Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Marion Graham 4 Daughter Single Kirkoswald Ayrshire
James Graham 2 Son Single Kirkoswald Ayrshire
Janet Couperthwaite 68 Living on own means Mother in Law Single Dailly Ayrshire
Gilbert Couperthwaite 58 Living on own means Uncle Single Kirkoswald Ayrshire

 

Parish - Monkton & Prestwick

Robertson Close

606 6 007

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Thomas Couperthwaite 73 Retired Farmer Head Married Dailly Ayrshire
Elizabeth Couperthwaite 66

Retired Farmers wife

Wife Married Kirkoswald Ayrshire

 

Parish - Old Cumnock

Barhill Road

610 a 2 016

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
David E Couperthwaite 52 Draper Head Married Kirkmichael Ayrshire
Elizabeth H Couperthwaite 46 Wife Married Stewarton Ayrshire
Robert E Couperthwaite 22 Draper Asst Son Single Cumnock Ayrshire
Elizabeth W Couperthwaite 19 Mothers Helper Daughter Single Cumnock Ayrshire
Thomas Couperthwaite 14 Draper Asst Son Single Ayr Ayrshire
John G Couperthwaite 11 Scholar Son Single Cumnock Ayrshire
James Couperthwaite 9 Scholar Son Single Cumnock Ayrshire
Sarah Couperthwaite 1 Daughter Single Maybole Ayrshire

 

610A 3 047

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Jane Lennox 62 Head Married Kirkoswald Ayrshire
George Lennox 24 Greens Shopkeeper Son Single Cumnock Ayrshire
Ann Anderson 64 Visitor Single Ochitree Ayrshire
Helen Couperthwaite 42 Visitor Single Straiton Ayrshire

610A 1 004

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
Agnes G Couperthwaite 49 Head Widow Kilmarnock Ayrshire
Findlay G Couperthwaite 17 Drapers Assistant Son Single Ayr Ayrshire
Charles R Couperthwaite 12 Scholar Son Single Ayr Ayrshire

 

Parish – North Shettleston

Garlocher Road

622/02 013 310

 

 

Name & Surname Age Occupation Relationship Condition Where Born County
David E. McPhun 48 Clerk (Secretary) Head Widower Glasgow Lanarkshire
William McPhun 19 Student Civil Servant Son Single Shettleston Lanarkshie
Janet E McPhun 16 Scholar Daughter Single Shettleston Lanarkshire
Margaret B McPhun 14 Scholar Daughter Single Shettleston Larnarkshire
Isabella C McPhun 13 Scholar Daughter Single Shettleston Larnarkshire
Mary C. McPhun 11 Scholar Daughter Single England

 

 

 

 

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