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1871 Census: Residents of Easter Ross Union Workhouse

NameMarAgeSexRelationOccupationHandicapBirthplace
Staff
John McDONALDM38MHeadGovenor Easter Ross Union Poorhouse
Pensioner E.I.C. Service
Mid-Lothian Rothes
Agnes McDONALDM36FWifeMatron E R U PoorhouseMid-Lothian Edinburgh
Catherine McDONALD-5FDaurScholarMid-Lothian Edinburgh
Annie McDONALD-4FDaur---Mid-Lothian Edinburgh
Jane CROMBIEM35FServantLaundress (Domestic Serv)England
Elspeth ROSSU37FServantCook (Domestic Serv)Ross-shire, Edderton
Annie ROSSU48FServantSick Nurse (Domestic Serv)Ross-shire, Tain
Inmates
Andrew ROSSU75MPauperFormerly TailorRoss-shire, Tarbat
Alex McKAYM75MPauperFormerly FishermanRoss-shire, Fearn
John FRASERU70MPauperFormerly GardenerRoss-shire, Logie Easter
John SKINNERW72MPauperFormerly FishermanRoss-shire, Nigg
Murdo McKENZIEU51MPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Rosskeen
John McLEODW50MPauperFormerly Farm ServantImbecileRoss-shire, Nigg
John MUNROW72MPauperFormerly HedgerLanarkshire, Lanark,
Hector McRORYW72MPauperFormerly ShepherdRoss-shire, Tain
Kenneth McCASKILLM49MPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Edderton
Donald McDONALDW66MPauperFormerly GroomRoss-shire, Rosskeen
Hugh McDONALDU72MPauperFormerly Cattle DroverRoss-shire, Edderton
John BANKSW72MPauperFormerly HawkerEngland
Alex ROSSW68MPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Fearn
John GRANTU47MPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Rosskeen
Catherine MUNROU37FPauperFormerly Agricultural LabourerRoss-shire, Fearn
Margaret DUNBARU26FPauper               ImbecileRoss-shire, Fearn
Mary TUCKERU28FPauper               Ross-shire, Fearn
Catherine McLENNANU38FPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Lochbroom
Ann McLENNANU65FPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Nigg
Christina MUNROU54FPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Kilmuir
Janet ROSSU69FPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Tain
Margt. Munro McDONALDW66FPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Fearn
Helen ROSSU38FPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Rosskeen
Margaret WILLIAMSONU64FPauperFormerly LaundressRoss-shire, Rosskeen
Margaret Ross McDONALDW69FPauperFormerly House MaidRoss-shire, Rosskeen
Christina ROSSU41FPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Tain
Rose ROSSU38FPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Tain
Ann McLEODU57FPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Tain
Johan EMISONU32FPauperFormerly Dairy MaidRoss-shire, Rosskeen
Barbara Ross SMITHU62FPauperFormerly DressmakerRoss-shire, Tain
Catherine McINTOSHU58FPauperFormerly House MaidRoss-shire, Edderton
Henrietta CAMERONU70FPauperFormerly HawkerRoss-shire, Rosskeen
Margaret THAYNEU72FPauperFormerly House KeeperRoss-shire, Tain
Grace MILLERU65FPauperFormerly CookRoss-shire, Fearn
Mary Smith ROSSW62FPauperFormerly WeaverBlindRoss-shire, Tarbat
Margaret McDONALDU38FPauperFormerly Dairy MaidRoss-shire, Lochbroom
Margaret McKENZIEU51FPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Tain
Christina CALDERU70FPauperFormerly Farm ServantRoss-shire, Tain
William McDONALD-6MPauperScholarRoss-shire, Edderton
James CROMBIE-10MPauperScholarMid-Lothian, Uphall
William WILSON-14MPauperTailorRoss-shire, Tain
James WILSON-12MPauperScholarRoss-shire, Tain
Alexr. McDONALD-12MPauperScholarRoss-shire, Rosskeen
George MUNRO-5MPauper               Ross-shire, Rosskeen
George WATT-12MPauperScholarAberdeen, Aberdeen
Francis BROWNLOW-10MPauperScholarAberdeen, Aberdeen
James FINDLAY-3MPauper               Ross-shire, Tain
John MATHESON-12MPauperScholarRoss-shire, Tain
Alexr. ROSS-11moMPauper               Ross-shire, Tain
Murdo FINLAY-3MPauper               Ross-shire, Tain
Alexr. McDONALD6moMPauper               Ross-shire, Tain
Mary URQUHART12FPauperScholarRoss-shire, Fearn
Henrietta CROMBIE6FPauperScholarMidLothian, Edinburgh
Isabella ROSE10FPauperScholarRoss-shire, Tarbat
Helen ROSE5FPauperScholarRoss-shire, Tarbat
Williamina MUNRO4FPauper               Ross-shire, Tain
Harriet JOHNSTONE5FPauperScholarRoss-shire, Kilmuir
Dolina FRASER7FPauperScholarRoss-shire, Tain
Isabella CORMACK9FPauperScholarRoss-shire, Tain
Betsy ROSS14FPauper               Ross-shire, Tain
Davidina MAIR3FPauper               Ross-shire, Tain
Johan McINTOSH10FPauperScholarRoss-shire, Tain
Hectorina MUNRO2FPauperScholarRoss-shire, Tain
Mary WILSON15FPauper               Ross-shire, Tain
Dolina FRASER13FPauperScholarRoss-shire, Lochbroom
Eliza EMISON10moFPauper               Ross-shire, Tain
Catherine RICE14FPauperScholarRoss-shire, Fearn
Williamina RICE7FPauperScholarRoss-shire, Fearn
Jessie RICE5FPauperScholarRoss-shire, Fearn
Jessie MENZIES15FPauper               Ross-shire, Tain

Total residents: 77

Thanks to Donald MacDonald-Ross for transcribing this data.

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