Robert Elrick

#1571, b. 25 March 1792, d. 15 April 1854

Belhelvie Kirk - from

Individual's Timeline

Birth25 March 1792Robert Elrick1
Marriage23 February 1817Robert Elrick2,3
Marriage of Daughter6 December 1838Ann Elizabeth Elrick4
Marriage of Daughter29 November 1853Juliet Stevenson Elrick5
Death15 April 1854Robert Elrick

Primary events

  • Birth: Robert Elrick was born on 25 March 1792 in Belhelvie, Aberdeen, Scotland, Robert shares a birthday with his 3rd Great Grandson Digger. Baptism register downloaded. James Elrick in Wester Craggie had a son brought forth by his wife Magt Lyon baptised named Robert. The 1851 census has this Robert and Ann at the same address as I found Mary ELRICK in 1861.1
  • Marriage: He married Ann Mitchell, daughter of Donald Mitchell and Helen Ellis, on Sunday, 23 February 1817 in Newmachar, Aberdeen, Scotland, when they were 24 years, 10 months and 29 days ~&~ 21 years, 1 month and 8 days old. 23rd February 1817 Robert Elrick and Agnes Mitchell both of the parish were married in the Manse, prior to the sermon.2,3
  • Marriage of Daughter: His child Ann Elizabeth Elrick was married on 6 December 1838 in Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen, Scotland.4
  • Marriage of Daughter: His child Juliet Stevenson Elrick was married on 29 November 1853 in Old Machar, Aberdeen, Scotland.5
  • Death: Robert died on 15 April 1854 in Aberdeen, St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Scotland, Robert Elrick buried 22nd April 1854 in St Peter's Churchyard, Aberdeen. I believe that he is this Robert, as buried in the same grave are William Elrick (buried 17th December 1857) and Julia Burnett Sutherland (buried 11th September 1860). Julia was the 17months old daughter of William Sutherland and Catherine Elrick. She was born on 16th April 1859 at 13 Hardgate, Aberdeen to Catherine Elrick, Spinner at a Mill, and died at Stoneyton, Rubislaw, Aberdeen. This information kindly supplied by Catherine. (Aged 62 years and 21 days, worked back from recorded birth date).
  • Burial: He was buried on 22 April 1854 in St Peter's Churchyard, Aberdeen, St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Scotland, Other(s) in the same grave include William Elrick and Julie Burnett Sutherland.

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Robert was a wright.

Census details

Background information on Belhelvie, Aberdeen, Scotland, - Refer to exhibits by clicking on the 'camera' icon- from

Children of Robert Elrick and Ann Mitchell


  1. Certificate or Original Parish Reg Entry, Extract from original records, downloaded.
  2. Certificate or Original Parish Reg Entry, Extract from original records.
  3. International Genealogical Index (IGI), M112274 1784 - 1820 0993349 Film 6902769 Film.
  4. International Genealogical Index (IGI).
  5. International Genealogical Index (IGI), Ba: M119066 So: 991250 Pr: 6901059.
  6. Website ( "1851 census - Name:      Robert Elrick
    Age:      59
    Estimated birth year:      abt 1792
    Relationship:      Head
    Spouse's name:      Ann Elrick
    Gender:      Male
    Where born:      Bethelnie, Aberdeenshire
    Parish Number:      168A
    Civil parish:      Aberdeen St Clements
    Town:      Aberdeen
    County:      Aberdeenshire
    Address:      6 Hanover Street
    Occupation:      Wright
    ED:      5
    Page:      35 (click to see others on page)
    Household schedule number:      190
    Line:      9
    Roll:      CSSCT1851_37
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Robert Elrick      59
    Ann Elrick      57
    Margaret Elrick      33
    Mary Ann Elrick      12
    Margaret Kemp      6."
  7. International Genealogical Index (IGI), C112274 1782 - 1820 0993349 Film 6902768.