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George SILVER

Male 1841 - 1886  (45 years)


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  • Name George SILVER 
    Born 30 Mar 1841  Wetshaw, Maryculter, Kincardineshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Vol 3, register of births and baptism in the parish of Maryculter
      Silver, George, lawful son of John Silver and Elizabeth Robertson in Wetshaw born 30/03/1841 and baptised 21/04/1841. Witnesses Joseph Middleton Wetshaw and John Silver Crossley.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1851  Slach Of Westshaw, Maryculter, Kincardineshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1881  Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1881 Census for Buckler Burn, Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland
      George SILVER M 40 M Maryculter, Kincardine, Scotland Rel: Head Occ: Paper Mill Worker
      Hellen SILVER M 30 F Fetteresso, Kincardine, Scotland Rel: Wife Occ: Paper Mill Workers Wife*
      George SILVER 11 M Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland Rel: Son Occ: Scholar
      Alice Edmund SILVER 8 F Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland Rel: Dau Occ: Scholar
      Alexander Edmund SILVER 6 M Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland Rel: Son Occ: Scholar
      Alexander MILNE U 23 M Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland Rel: Lodger Occ: Lab
      *Second wife whom he married after first wife died in 1879.

    Occupation Paper Mill Worker 
    Will 1886  Bucklerburn, Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Extract Inventory of the Personal Estate of GEORGE SILVER (Deceased)


      At Aberdeen - the twelfth day of June in the year One Thousand Eight Hundred and Eighty Six. In presence of John Guthrie Smith Esquire, Advocate, Sheriff of Aberdeen, Kincardine and Banff. Compeared James Paull, Advocate in Aberdeen and gave in the Inventory of the Personal Estate of the after-designed now deceased George Silver and oath thereon under written and craved that the same might be insert and registered in the Sheriff Court Books of Aberdeen, Kincardine and Banff, at Aberdeen, in terms of the Act of Parliament passed in the forty eighth year of the reign of His Majesty George the Third, chapter one hundred and forty nine, entituled "An Act for repealing the Stamp Duties on Deeds, Law Proceedings, and other written or printed Instruments and the Duties on Legacies, and Succession to Personal Estate upon Intestacies now payable in Great Britain; and for granting new duties in lieu thereof" and subsequent Acts; which request Sheriff foresaid found reasonable and ordained the same to be done accordingly and of which Inventory (the principal being written on paper and stamped according to law) the tenor follows namely:-


      Inventory of the Personal Estate, wheresoever situated of George Silver, Papermill Worker, who residing at Bucklerburn in the Parish of Peterculter, and County of Aberdeen, who died at Bucklerburn on the 30th day of March 1886


      1. Cash in the house ?0 / 5s / 0d

      2. Household Furniture and other Effects in the deceased's house ?18 / 17s / 0d

      3. Stock in Trade and other Effects belonging to deceased 0

      4. Sum in Bank viz - On Deposit Receipt with the Town and County

      Bank Limited Dated 10th October 1885 ?50 / 0s / 0d


      Amount of Estate ?69 / 12s / 0d


      Signed: Hellen Silver and G B Michie SCD


      At Aberdeen the twelfth day of June One Thousand Eight Hundred and Eighty Six. In presence of George Bennet Michie - Sheriff Clerk Depute of Aberdeenshire.


      Appeared Hellen Gordon or Silver, residing at Bucklerburn, in the Parish of Peterculter and County of Aberdeen - who being solemnly sworn and examined, Deponses :
      That the said George Silver died at Bucklerburn upon the Thirtieth day of March One Thousand Eight Hundred and Eighty Six and had at the time of his death his ordinary or principal domicile in the County of Aberdeen;
      That the Deponent is the Widow of the said deceased George Silver and is desirous to enter upon the possession and management of the deceased's estate as his executrise.
      That the Deponent does not know of any testamentary settlement or writing relative to the disposal of the deceased's Personal Estate or Effects, or any part thereof:
      That the foregoing Inventory signed by the Deponent and the said Sheriff Clerk Depute as relative hereto is a full and complete Inventory of the Personal Estate and Effects of the said deceased George Silver wheresoever situated, and belonging to him beneficially at the time of his death, in so far as the same has come to the Deponent's knowledge:
      That the said deceased had no heritable estate in this country. That the value at this date of the said Personal Estate and Effects, including the proceeds secured thereon down to this date, does not exceed Three Hundred Pounds Sterling:
      That confirmation of the said Personal Estate in Scotland in favour of the Deponent. All which is truth, as the Deponent shall answer to God.


      Signed: Hellen Silver and G B Michie SCD


      Extracted on this and the two preceding pages by me, Sheriff Clerk Depute of Aberdeenshire - G B Michie.


    Died 30 Mar 1886  Bucklerburn, Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1886 Deaths in the Parish of Peterculter in the County of Aberdeen
      No 8 George Silver Paper Mill Worker Married to Hellen Gordon (certificate actually has him married to his mother, Elizabeth Robertson. Hellen was second wife, first was Mary Smith who died in 1879) 1886 March Thirtieth 6am at Bucklerburn, Peterculter
      Male 45 years Father: John Silver Crofter (deceased) Mother: Elizabeth Silver M.S. Robertson (deceased) Cause: Typhoid Fever as certified by Alex. T. Arthur
      Witness: Widdow Milne Sister West Mulloch, Drum (His sister Jane/Jean who was married to first James Bisset and second to Alexander Milne)
    Person ID I3121  Warren Nunn's Suffolk Nunns
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2016 

    Father John SILVER,   b. 11 Jul 1815, Maryculter, Kincardine, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1881, East Ashentilly, Maryculter, Kincardineshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth ROBERTSON,   b. Abt 1815, Kincardineshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1845, Kincardine, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 30 years) 
    Married 29 Jun 1840  Maryculter, Kincardine, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Fetteresso OPR proclamation of marriage
      29/06/1840 John Silver and Elizabeth Robertson, both of this parish.

      Scotland, Select Marriages, 1561-1910
      Name: John Silver Gender: Male Marriage Date: 29 Jun 1840
      Marriage Place: Fetteresso, Kincardine, Scotland Spouse: Elizabeth Robertson
      FHL Film Number: 993315

    Family ID F871  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary SMITH,   b. 19 Apr 1847, Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1879, Bucklerburn, Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Married 21 Dec 1866  Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Scotland, Select Marriages, 1561-1910
      Name: George Silver Gender: Male Marriage Date: 21 Dec 1866 Marriage Place: Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland Spouse: Mary Smith FHL Film Number: 6035516
      1866 marriages in the parish of Peterculter in the county of Aberdeen.
      No 7, 1866 on the twenty first day of December, at Mossbrodie, Peterculter. George Silver, mill worker, bachelor, aged 25, of Kennerty, Peterculter, son of John Silver, agricultural labourer and Elizabeth Silver, M.S.Robertson, deceased and Mary Smith, spinster, aged 19, of Mossbrodie, Peterculter, dau of James Smith, farmer and Jean Smith, M.S. Collie. Witnesses: William Spring and James Smith.

    Children 
     1. Jane SILVER,   b. 2 Oct 1867, Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1956, Midhurst, Sussex, England, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. George SILVER,   b. 7 Oct 1869, Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1916, Culter Mills, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     3. Alice Edmond SILVER,   b. 2 Apr 1873, Peterculter, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1905, Aberdeen Harbour, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     4. Alexander Edmond SILVER,   b. 3 Feb 1875, Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1931, Main St, Dawson's Buildings, Larbert, Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F1261  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Helen GORDON,   b. 22 Sep 1850, Fetteresso, Kincardine, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1902, 22 Wallfield Crescent, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1881  Bucklerburn, Peterculter, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1881 Marriage in the Parish of Peterculter in the County of Aberdeen No 3
      1881 on the Eighteenth day of February at Bucklerburn Parish of Peterculter after Banns according to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland (Signed) George Silver Paper Mill Worker (widower) Age 39 of Bucklerburn, Parish of Peterculter Father: John Silver Farmer Mother: Elizabeth Silver M.S. Robertson (Deceased)
      AND (Signed) Hellen Gordon Domestic Servant (Spinster) Age 30 of Bucklerburn, Parish of Peterculter Father: John Gordon Retired Farmer Mother: Ann Gordon M.S. Christie
      Witnesses: Jas. Dalgarno, Min Free Church, Peterculter, Robert Maver, Alexander Milne
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F1262  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart