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Benjamin Hepburn b.1826

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Re: Benjamin Hepburn b.1826-

Posted: 1351404000000
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Hi Alison

I have found a married sister for Benjamin HEPBURN b 1861 ...Esther Darling HEPBURN b 24 Sep 1843, married Peter ATCHISON, farmer, on 02 June 1865....they emigrated 1883 to the USA :

Household Members: 1900 census:
Name Age
Peter Aitchison 65 - Farmer
Esther Aitchison 54
David Aitchison 34 - Farmer
Sybil Aitchison 33
Joseph Gusten 25
Name: Esther Aitchison
Age: 54
Birth Date: Sep 1845
Birthplace: Scotland
Home in 1900: Empire, Cass, North Dakota
Race: White
Gender: Female
Immigration Year: 1883
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Peter Aitchison
Marriage Year: 1865
Years Married: 35
Father's Birthplace: Scotland
Mother's Birthplace: Scotland

Seems they went to the USA and joined Peter's brother John H H Aitchison who was living in North Dakota 1900( emigrated 1874 )

Home in 1910: Ayr, Cass, North Dakota
Household Members:
Name Age
Syble Atchison 43 - own income
David Atchison 44 - Lumber Salesman
Kristoffer Ellingson 31 - Boarder b Norway

In 1920, Syble is on her own aged 53 at the same address as 1910
sadly she died shortly after - I found her burial:

AITCHISON, SYBIL 11/11/1920 Cass FEMALE 54 Years North Dakota Cass

in 1871:

AITCHISON, Peter M 35 1836 Farmer Of 361 Acres Arable Employing 9 Men 11 Women & 2 Boys Dunse, Berwickshire
AITCHISON, Ester F 27 1844 Prestonkirk, Haddingtonshire (East Lothian)
AITCHISON, David Son M 5 1866 Coldingham, Berwickshire
AITCHISON, Sybella Daughter F 4 1867 Haddington, Haddingtonshire (East Lothian)
AITCHISON,James H Son M 3 1868 Haddington, Haddingtonshire
AITCHISON, Isabella Daughter F 2 1869 Haddington, Haddingtonshire (East Lothian)
AITCHISON, Alexander W Son M 0 1871 Haddington, Haddingtonshire (East Lothian)
HOGG, Martha F 20 1851 Kitchen Maid Gladsmuir, Haddingtonshire (East Lothian)
LOGAN, Isabella F 23 1848 Nursery Maid North Berwick, Haddingtonshire (East Lothian)
Address: West Garleton, Haddington County: Haddingtonshire

AITCHISON, Peter Head Married M 45 1836 Farmer Of 353 Acres Of Which 340 Arable Employing 7 Men 6 Women And 2 Boys Dunse, Berwickshire

AITCHISON, Esther F 37 1844 Prestonkirk, Haddington
AITCHISON, David M 15 1866 Scholar Coldingham,
AITCHISON, Sybella F 14 1867 Scholar Haddington
AITCHISON, James Hepburn M 13 1868 Scholar Haddington
AITCHISON, Isabella F 12 1869 Scholar Haddington
AITCHISON, Alexander W M 10 1871 Scholar Haddington
HUME, Isabella F 22 1859 Servant Haddington
BELL, Helen Colston F 20 1861 Servant Garvald
Address: West Garleton, Haddington County: Haddingtonshire (East Lothian

DEPARTURE: with Esther and her 3 siblings - Peter may have arrived earlier
Name: Isabella Aitchison
Gender: Female
Age: 14
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1869
Date of Arrival: 19 Aug 1883
Vessel: Corean
Search Ship Database: View the 'Corean' in the 'Passenger Ships and Images' database
Port of Arrival: Quebec, Quebec
Port of Departure: Glasgow, Scotland
Roll: C-4533

The daughter Isabella married Johnny Chardy McGREGOR and had a lot of children- there is a fabulous Tree on Ancestry that has photos - Sybella, David and Isabella are in one:

Isabella Aitchison
Birth 29 Nov 1868 in West Garleston Parish, Haddington Scotland
Death 25 Feb. 1941 in Ephrata Grant County, Washington

BTW- James' father Thomas was a fisherman in 1819 - later an ag lab- died 1857

just found what happened to Alexander:

I have also just found that the brother Alexander sadly died young
Birth: unknown...........
Death: Feb. 13, 1890..............
Born Scotland age 19 y 4 mos..........
Wheatland Cemetery............
Cass County..........
North Dakota, USA.................;

Peter AITCHISON died:

Birth: 1835
Death: 1903
Wheatland Cemetery
Cass County
North Dakota, USA

Esther died 1907:
Birth: 1843
Death: 1907
Note: Mrs. P.
Burial:Wheatland Cemetery
Cass County
North Dakota, USA

also James Hepburn AITCHISON:
Birth: unknown
Death: Feb. 25, 1896
age 28 yrs.
Wheatland Cemetery
Cass County
North Dakota, USA;

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