Margaret Beveridge1

#20321, b. 12 January 1819, d. 25 July 1891

Individual's Timeline

Birth12 January 1819Margaret Beveridge1
Christening14 March 1819Margaret Beveridge2
Marriage20 December 1839Margaret Beveridge3
Marriage of Soncirca 1877Peter Burt4
Death3 March 1888Peter Burt5
Death25 July 1891Margaret Beveridge1

Primary events

  • Birth: Margaret Beveridge was born on 12 January 1819 in Kelty, Fife, Scotland, this birth does not appear on the British Vital CD. In Scottish census she said place was Dunfermline.1
  • Christening: She was christened on 14 March 1819 in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland.2
  • Marriage: She married Peter Burt, son of Peter Burt and Isabelle Spowart, on Friday, 20 December 1839 in Clackmannan, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, when they were 20 years, 11 months and 8 days ~&~ 21 years, 9 months and 13 days old.3
  • Marriage of Son: Her child Peter Burt was married circa 1877.4
  • (Widow) Death: In 1888, at the age of 69 years, 1 month and 20 days, Margaret was left a widow by the death of Peter Burt; There are headstone photos and more information in the link in the CD.5
  • Death: Margaret died on 25 July 1891 in New Era, Clackamas, Oregon, USA, (Aged 72 years, 6 months and 13 days, worked back from recorded birth date).1

Secondary circumstances

  • Married Name: Her married name was Burt.1
  • Immigration: In 15 September 1851Margaret Beveridge and Peter Burt emigrated from Glasgow, Scotland on the ship 'Statira Morse' to New York USA A great doc I obtained from the web explains the discrepancies.
  • Residence: In circa 1855 Margaret and Peter lived in Allegheny Co, Pennsylvania, USA.

Census details

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: In 1854 a George BEVERIDGE and his wife (Mrs in the passenger list) immigrated to Pennsylvania. They were 38 and 34 years old.6

Children of Margaret Beveridge and Peter Burt


  1. Website ( "Forsythe and Penman family tree."
  2. International Genealogical Index (IGI), Name:     Margaret Beveridge
    Gender:     Female
    Christening Date:     14 Mar 1819
    Christening Place:     , DUNFERMLINE, FIFE, SCOTLAND
    Birth Date:     
    Death Date:     
    Name Note:     
    Father's Name:     Andrew Beveridge
    Father's Birthplace:     
    Father's Age:     
    Mother's Name:     Euphin Hynd
    Mother's Birthplace:     
    Mother's Age:     
    Indexing Project (Batch) Number:     C11950-1
    System Origin:     Scotland-ODM
    GS Film number:     1040104
    Reference ID:     

    Citing this Record:
    "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 08 Jul 2014), Margaret Beveridge, 14 Mar 1819; citing , DUNFERMLINE, FIFE, SCOTLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 1040104.
  3. International Genealogical Index (IGI), Name:     Peter Burt
    Birth Date:     
    Spouse's Name:     Margaret Beveridge
    Spouse's Birth Date:     
    Spouse's Birthplace:     
    Spouse's Age:     
    Event Date:     20 Dec 1839
    Event Place:     Clackmannan,Clackmannan,Scotland
    Father's Name:     
    Mother's Name:     
    Spouse's Father's Name:     
    Spouse's Mother's Name:     
    Marital Status:     
    Previous Wife's Name:     
    Spouse's Race:     
    Spouse's Marital Status:     
    Spouse's Previous Husband's Name:     
    Indexing Project (Batch) Number:     M11466-9
    System Origin:     Scotland-ODM
    GS Film number:     1040355
    Reference ID:     

    Citing this Record:
    "Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 07 Jul 2014), Peter Burt and Margaret Beveridge, 20 Dec 1839; citing Clackmannan,Clackmannan,Scotland, reference ; FHL microfilm 1040355.
  4. On line database, unknown repository address.
  5. Find a Grave, online,
  6. International Genealogical Index (IGI), Name:     Beveridge
    Event Type:     Immigration
    Event Date:     1854
    Event Place:     Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    Gender:     Female
    Age:     34
    Birth Year (Estimated):     1820
    Ship Name:     Ailsa
    Affiliate Publication Title:     Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving in Philadelphia, 1800-1882
    Affiliate Publication Number:     M425
    Affiliate Film Number:     77
    GS Film number:     
    Digital Folder Number:     004719629
    Image Number:     00544

    Citing this Record:
    "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Passenger Lists, 1800-1882", index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 08 Jul 2014), Beveridge, 1854.