John Manson1

(20 February 1803 - before 1806)
FatherWilliam Manson2 (cir. Sep 1771 - bef. 1841)
MotherChristan Young2 (say 1775 - bef. 1841)
Relationship1st cousin 5 times removed of Lorna Henderson

BMDB data

     John Manson was born cir. Feb 1803 Achoy, Par. of Watten, CAI, SCT.2 He was christened on 20 Feb 1803 Par. of Watten, CAI, SCT; Entry reads: 20 Feb 1803 William Manson in Achoy and Christan Young his spouse had a son baptised named John. Witn: John McIver in Achoy and Peter Finlayson in Achamarrel.2
     John Manson died bef. 1806 ?Par. of Watten, CAI, SCT; (presumed as not with family in 1806 census.)

Census/Where lived/Occupations

     John Manson was not found in the census of 1806 Achavrole, Par. of Watten, CAI, SCT, although rest of family alive at time were.3 He was not found in 1881 in CAI, SCT.4
Last Edited16 Dec 2004


  1. 1993 IGI extract - MANSON, CAI, SCT.
  2. P K Bain, "EM BAIN, Pat Dunedin," e-mail to L McIntosh, MANSON/YOUNG baptisms ex LDS film 0101974 Watten Parochial Registers, rcvd Aug 2003.
  3. Douglas MANSON, "EM MANSON/MALCOLM/BRIMS ex Douglas M," e-mail to Lorna Henderson, 1806 Watten census, rcvd Nov 2003.
  4. 1881 Census transcripts, UK, via Family Search/LDS CDs, SCT Highlands, searched Aug 2003.

E. & O. E. Some/most parish records are rather hard to read and names, places hard to interpret, particularly if you are unfamiliar with an area.