Alexander Harper
(Source of Forgue) Harper
Alexander Harper
(Cal 1760-1824)
Margaret Hall
(Bef 1760-)
Alexander Harper
(1783-1838)

 

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Alexander Harper

  • Christened: 20 Jul 1783, Forgue, Aberdeenshire 1 2
  • Died: 11 Mar 1838
  • Buried: 21 Mar 1838, Aberdeen 3
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  General Notes:

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A granite stone bears this inscription : - " Here are interred the remains of
Alexander Harper, who died, much regretted, on 11 March, 1838, aged 84 (RB: 54?). He filled
the ofifice of Convener of the Incorporated Trades, and was afterwards, from 1836 till
the time of his death, a magistrate of the city of Aberdeen ; also Helen Stuart, his wife,
who died 5 February, 1859, aged 67." He was the son of Alexander Harper, late of
Conland Mill, who died July 8, 1824, aged 84. He held the office of elder in this
parish for fifty years.


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1 Scotland's People - Index, www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 20/07/1783HARPERALEXANDERALEXANDER HARPER/MFORGUE/ABERDEEN194/00 0010 0298 CONLANDMILL.

2 Scotland's People - Document Image, www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 20/07/1783HARPERALEXANDERALEXANDER HARPER/MFORGUE/ABERDEEN194/00 0010 0298 CONLANDMILL.

3 Scotland's People - Index, www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 21/03/1838HARPERALEXANDER MABERDEENABERDEEN CITY CITY/ABERDEEN168/0A 0350 0078.