RAE (2)

Family Group (main line)


Coalminer, Slater (1847)with Carron Co.

m. 8 Feb 1842



d 22 May 1896, age 73, Dock St, Carronshore, of cardiac degeneration. See extract of will.

bap. 13 Jun 1819

d 14 Dec 1890,, age 71?, Carronshore, of chronic rheumatic arthritis of the spine

Parents JAMES RAE 







In 1891, George was living with his grand-daughter Euphemia Hotchkies in Carronshore. His will of 26th Jan 1892 left articles noted below to his grand-children John and George and his remaining estate of 149 19s. 10d. to be split between his surviving children Livingston, William, Mary, Annie, and Jessie

Child Marriage Spouse Spouse's Parents
1 James, Canal Dues Collector m. Ann Gregor  
b. 1839, Falkirk

d. 15 Nov 1878, Port Downie, Falkirk

George, witnessed father's death.
2 George, coalminer m.1863 Elizabeth McLuckie Colin McLuckie
Margaret Towers
b. 15 May 1842, Falkirk
d. 19 Oct 1865, age 23, Carron Hall, of typhoid fever
Falkirk b. 5 Sep 1841, Larbert
d. 22nd Apr 1918, Stenhousemuir
Margaret Towers Rae m. Charles Laird
Ann Corbet Rae m. John Walker
m. 2nd Daniel Sharp
3 MARY m. 31 Dec 1869
JAMES HOTCHKIES, coalminer Parents
b. 20 Mar 1844, Falkirk
m. witnesses: Andrew Laing, Jessie Rae
d. 9 Sep 1893, Carronshore
b 1846, Bothkennar

d. 13 Oct 1918, Blackmill, Carron

4 Margaret unm.  
b. 28 Dec1845, Falkirk
d. 2 Jun 1865, age 19, Carronshore
5 Ann Corbet m. 30 Dec 1867  James Gillespie, seaman from Carronshore
b. 4 Feb 1848, Polmont. Living in Carronshore in1847
Manse, Larbert b. abt. 1846
Ann Corbet m. John Hamilton
Margaret Rae
Jessie Rae
Alexander Gillespie
Ann Leishman
6 Livingston, Carpenter m.28 Nov 1873 Janet Forsyth Ramiles? Forsyth
Elizabeth Sharp 
b. 9 Nov 1849, Falkirk, 
m. Witnesses: George Forsyth, Jessie Rae
d 1905 age 56, buried in Bothkennar

His son John was left his grandfather's silver watch in the will of 1892

Carronshore b. 1851
d. 1921 age 68, buried in Bothkennar

son Alexander d 1897 age 16.
In 1901 the family were at Scobbie buildings, Dock St., Carronshore 
7 Janet m.
b. 1 Sep 1852, Falkirk
(this could be the same as Jessie - below)
8 William  
b. 9 Oct 1854, Falkirk
d. 19 Aug 1859 age 5, Carronshore, of a fever
9 Jessie m. 6 Jun 1879 Adam Sharp Alexander Sharp
Isabella Stewart
b. 1855, Falkirk.
Living at 100 Great Western road, Glasgow at time of marriage and in Port-Adelaide, Australia in 1892 at the time of her father's will.
Carronshore b. 1856
Living at 100 Queen St. Glasgow at time of marriage. Father, a farmer, was deceased at this time.
10 John Corbet  
b. 1856, Falkirk
d. 21 Jun 1858, age 1y 9m, Carronshore.
Died as result of the wheel of a loaded wagon passing over him.
11 William m. 15 Jul 1881 Jane Walker Binnie Clark, teacher Frances? Clark
Johanna Hendry
b. 1860, Falkirk
m. Living at Moss Cottage, Cadder. Witnesses: Livinston Rae, Sarah Clark

His son George was left the fiddle that belonged to his great-grandfather and his grandfather's pinch-beck watch in the will of 1892.


1 Feb 1896
b. 1860
m. Living at  Larbert
divorce, living at Main Street, Stenhousemuir

1.    Census 1901 Parish of Larbert - Village of Carronshore, Entry 122, Scobbie Buildings, Dock St.

NAME and Surname
 of each person
 to Head 
of Family
 as to Marriage
PROFESSION or OCCUPATION Employed WHERE BORN Rooms with One or more Windows
Livingston Rae Head Mar 50 Ships Carpenter Worker Stirlingshire, Lauriston 2
Janet Rae Wife Mar 48?     Stirlingshire, Mt Wesleyan  
George Rae Son Single 22 Grate Fitter   Stirlingshire, Larbert  
Ann C. Rae Daur Single 16 Mother's help   Stirlingshire, Larbert  
James Rae Son   13 Scholar   Stirlingshire, Larbert  


Tom Paterson
(last updated 15th Oct 2020)