- Place of birth from master's ticket on Ancestry website.
||08 Mar 1857
||Roneheads, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
|Cause: Chronic disease of the Bowels 3 months |
- No. 31; Marshall, John, Seaman (married), died 1857, March Eighth at 5h 20m am at Roneheads, male, age 53 years. Parents: William Marshall (occ. blank) & Ann Marshall maiden name McIntosh (Deceased). Cause: Chronic disease of the Bowels 3 months as certified by Jno. Anderson, Surgeon who saw Deceased March 7th. Burial Place: Churchyard of Peterhead as certified by Allan J. Thomson, Undertaker. Informant: Margaret Marshall, Daughter-in-law (present). Registered 1857, March 10th at Peterhead by James Lyall, Registrar.
The above MI information is as recorded by myself and no third party is or was involved. The death record comes from the Scotland's People website.
||10 Mar 1857
||Old Kirkyard Cemetery, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
|| Memorial Stone Erected by John Marshall
Face of Stone
In Memory of his Father
Who died 8th March 1857, Aged 52.
Also his Mother; SARAH LAWRANCE,
Who died 15th February 1872 Aged 67.
And his son JOHN HENDRY,
Who died 23rd Oct 1865, Aged 7.
Also of their lamented son, JAMES,
Who was drowned in Dunbar Bay; With the Jane of Peterhead on the
14th Oct 1881 Aged 20 years.
The raging sea rose high that day. The stormy wind did roar
Our Son engulfed by angry waves Has reached another shore
Copy of gravestone in Peterhead Old Kirkyard on South Road.
Copy made on a visit to Peterhead 10th April 1999 by Ruairidh Greig who typed this
||53 years |
||The Full Family Tree
||9 Nov 2008 |
||William MARSHALL, b. 02 Oct 1774, Drainie, Moray, Scotland , d. Yes, date unknown |
||Ann MCINTOSH, b. Yes, date unknown, d. Yes, date unknown |
||16 May 1798
||Duffus, Moray, Scotland
||Sarah LAWRANCE, b. Abt 1805, d. 15 Feb 1872, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland (~ 67 years) |
||13 Dec 1827
||Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 
|>||1. John MARSHALL, b. 24 Aug 1828, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland , d. Aug 1895, Edinburgh, Scotland (66 years)|
| ||2. William MARSHALL, b. 03 Oct 1830, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland , |
| ||3. Alexander Stuart MARSHALL, b. 19 May 1833, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland , |
|>||4. James MARSHALL, b. Abt 1835, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland , d. Oct 1901, At Sea, After Leaving Cumberland Gulf, Davis Straits. (~ 66 years)|
|>||5. Robert Barclay MARSHALL, b. 03 May 1840, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland , d. 1874, Hamburg, Germany (33 years)|
| ||6. Sarah Ann Mcintosh MARSHALL, b. 17 Sep 1842, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland , d. 1920 (77 years)|
||9 Nov 2008 |
||At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.|
||John Marshall and the Franklin Expedition|
In 1850, John Marshall was taken on as mate on the Lady Franklin, commanded by William Penny, on a search which was headline news, to find the missing explorer Sir John Franklin and his expedition in search of the North-West passage.