Alexander Cathie, 18091894 (aged 84 years)

Name
Alexander /Cathie/
Given names
Alexander
Surname
Cathie
Birth April 12, 1809 32
Occupation
Wine and Spirit Merchant and Gardener

Birth of a brotherRichard Cathie
February 15, 1812 (aged 2 years)
Baptism of a brotherRichard Cathie
February 24, 1812 (aged 2 years)
Birth of a brotherPeter Cathie
November 2, 1814 (aged 5 years)
Baptism of a brotherPeter Cathie
November 17, 1814 (aged 5 years)
Birth of a sisterHelen Cathie
May 1, 1817 (aged 8 years)
Baptism of a sisterHelen Cathie
May 10, 1817 (aged 8 years)
British King
George III
from October 25, 1760 to January 29, 1820 (aged 10 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Cavendish-Bentinck
from March 31, 1807 to October 4, 1809 (aged 5 months)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Spencer Perceval
from October 4, 1809 to June 8, 1812 (aged 3 years)

Battle of Waterloo
The Duke of Wellington defeated Napoleon Bonaparte, ending the Napoleonic wars.
June 18, 1815 (aged 6 years)
Peterloo Massacre
Cavalry was used to disperse a large crowd who were demanding electoral reform. 15 were killed and hundreds injured.
August 16, 1819 (aged 10 years)
Marriage of a siblingJames LauderCatherin CathieView this family
about 1822 (aged 12 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Jenkinson
from June 8, 1812 to April 12, 1827 (aged 18 years)

British King
George IV
from January 29, 1820 to June 26, 1830 (aged 21 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
George Canning
from April 12, 1827 to August 31, 1827 (aged 18 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Frederick John Robinson
from August 31, 1827 to January 22, 1828 (aged 18 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington
from January 22, 1828 to November 22, 1830 (aged 21 years)

MarriageElizabeth CaithnessView this family
November 26, 1833 (aged 24 years)
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Charles Grey
from November 22, 1830 to July 16, 1834 (aged 25 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Lamb
from July 16, 1834 to November 17, 1834 (aged 25 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington
from November 17, 1834 to December 10, 1834 (aged 25 years)

Birth of a daughterHelen (or Ellen) Greig Cathie
December 1834 (aged 25 years)
Baptism of a daughterJanet Alexander Cathie
February 6, 1837 (aged 27 years)
British King
William IV
from June 26, 1830 to June 20, 1837 (aged 28 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Peel
from December 10, 1834 to April 18, 1835 (aged 26 years)

Birth of a daughterJanet Alexander Cathie
January 10, 1837 (aged 27 years)
Birth of a sonJames Cathie
March 1839 (aged 29 years)
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Lamb
from April 18, 1835 to August 30, 1841 (aged 32 years)

Birth of a daughterElizabeth Cathie
1844 (aged 34 years)
Death of a sisterCatherin Cathie
August 5, 1844 (aged 35 years)
Cause: Consumption
Burial of a sisterCatherin Cathie
August 9, 1844 (aged 35 years)
Address: Haddington Parish East Lothian Scotland
Birth of a daughterCatherine Cathie
June 3, 1845 (aged 36 years)
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Peel
from August 30, 1841 to June 30, 1846 (aged 37 years)

Birth of a daughterAnn Cathie
January 9, 1848 (aged 38 years)
Census March 30, 1851 (aged 41 years)
Address: Doigs Lane 164 Overgate Dundee

1851 UK Census transcript - Alexander Cathie - Household 851 282/00 081/00 037 Doigs Lane, Overgate, Dundee, Scotland

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Alexander Cathie Head M 41 M Brewer East Lothian, Haddington
Elizabeth Caithness Wife M 35 F - Angus, Dundee
Helen (or Ellen) Greig Cathie Daughter S 16 F Scholar Angus, Dundee
Janet Alexander Cathie Daughter S 14 F Scholar Angus, Dundee
James Cathie Son S 12 M Scholar Angus, Dundee
Elizabeth Cathie Daughter S 6 F Scholar Australia, Victoria
Ann Cathie Daughter S 3 F - Angus, Dundee
Birth of a sonJohn Cathie
September 1851 (aged 42 years)
Birth of a daughterFlorence Cathie
after 1851 (aged 41 years)

Birth of a sonHenry (Harry) Lorrain Cathie
after 1851 (aged 41 years)

Birth of a sonRichard Cathie
after 1851 (aged 41 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
John Russell
from June 30, 1846 to February 20, 1852 (aged 42 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Edward Smith-Stanley
from February 20, 1852 to December 19, 1852 (aged 43 years)

Birth of a sonGeorge Cathie
July 1853 (aged 44 years)

Death of a sonGeorge Cathie
November 10, 1853 (aged 44 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
British Queen
Victoria
from June 20, 1837 to January 22, 1901 (aged 91 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
George Hamilton-Gordon
from December 19, 1852 to February 6, 1855 (aged 45 years)

The Crimean War from October 16, 1853 to March 30, 1856 (aged 46 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Henry John Temple
from February 6, 1855 to February 20, 1858 (aged 48 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Edward Smith-Stanley
from February 20, 1858 to June 12, 1859 (aged 50 years)

Death of a brotherFrancis Cathie
April 10, 186120:00 (aged 51 years)
Cause: Apoplexy
Death of a fatherJames Cathie
May 18, 1861 (aged 52 years)
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Henry John Temple
from June 12, 1859 to October 29, 1865 (aged 56 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
John Russell
from October 29, 1865 to June 28, 1866 (aged 57 years)

Birth of a grandsonJames Edward Cathie
1866 (aged 56 years)
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Edward Smith-Stanley
from June 28, 1866 to February 27, 1868 (aged 58 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Benjamin Disraeli
from February 27, 1868 to December 3, 1868 (aged 59 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Ewart Gladstone
from December 3, 1868 to February 20, 1874 (aged 64 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Benjamin Disraeli
from February 20, 1874 to April 23, 1880 (aged 71 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Gascoyne-Cecil
from April 23, 1880 to February 1, 1886 (aged 76 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Ewart Gladstone
from February 1, 1886 to July 25, 1886 (aged 77 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Gascoyne-Cecil
from July 25, 1886 to August 15, 1892 (aged 83 years)

Death of a sonRichard Cathie
before October 1892 (aged 83 years)

Death of a wifeElizabeth Caithness
October 9, 1892 (aged 83 years)
Cause: Apoplexy 2 days attended by Dr.Ramsey on 9th October 1892
Burial of a wifeElizabeth Caithness
October 11, 1892 (aged 83 years)
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Ewart Gladstone
from August 15, 1892 to March 5, 1894 (aged 84 years)

Number of children
14: 2 males and 3 females died unnamed prior to 1892

Death January 1, 1894 (aged 84 years)
Cause of death: Pneumonia, exhaustion
Burial January 3, 1894 (2 days after death)
Religion
Presbyterian

Address

Address line 1: 262 Punt Road, Prahran.
Family with parents
father
1861
Birth:
Death: May 18, 1861Hereford, Herefordshire, England
mother
Marriage
Marriage: October 23, 1796Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
7 months
elder brother
1797
Birth: May 24, 1797 20Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Baptism: June 3, 1797 20Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Death:
19 months
elder sister
1798
Birth: December 7, 1798 22Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Baptism: December 19, 1798 22Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Death:
2 years
elder brother
1800
Birth: December 2, 1800 24Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Baptism: December 7, 1800 24Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Death:
22 months
elder sister
18021844
Birth: September 30, 1802 26Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Baptism: October 10, 1802 26Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Death: August 5, 1844Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
23 months
elder sister
1804
Birth: August 23, 1804 28Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Baptism: September 23, 1804 28Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Death:
2 years
elder brother
18061861
Birth: September 22, 1806 30Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Baptism: September 30, 1806 30Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Death: April 10, 1861Dalgliesh Street, Ferry Porton, Craig, Fifes
3 years
himself
18091894
Birth: April 12, 1809 32Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Death: January 1, 1894Prahran, Victoria, Australia
3 years
younger brother
1812
Birth: February 15, 1812 35Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Baptism: February 24, 1812 35Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Death:
3 years
younger brother
1814
Birth: November 2, 1814 38Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Baptism: November 17, 1814 38Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Death:
3 years
younger sister
1817
Birth: May 1, 1817 40Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Baptism: May 10, 1817 40Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Death:
Family with Elizabeth Caithness
himself
18091894
Birth: April 12, 1809 32Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Death: January 1, 1894Prahran, Victoria, Australia
wife
18151892
Birth: July 2, 1815Dundee, Angus, Scotland
Death: October 9, 1892Prahran, Victoria, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: November 26, 1833Dundee, Angus, Scotland
13 months
daughter
18341894
Birth: December 1834 25 19Dundee, Angus, Scotland
Death: after 1894
2 years
daughter
18371903
Birth: January 10, 1837 27 21Dundee, Angus, Scotland
Baptism: February 6, 1837 27 21Dundee, Angus, Scotland
Death: June 11, 1903Armidale, NSW, Australia
2 years
son
18391894
Birth: March 1839 29 23Dundee, Angus, Scotland
Death: after 1894
6 years
daughter
18441894
Birth: 1844 34 28Victoria, Australia
Death: after 1894
17 months
daughter
1845
Birth: June 3, 1845 36 29Dundee, Angus, Scotland
Death:
3 years
daughter
18481894
Birth: January 9, 1848 38 32Dundee, Angus, Scotland
Death: after January 1894
4 years
son
1851
Birth: September 1851 42 36Dundee, Angus, Scotland
Death:
4 months
daughter
12 months
son
12 months
son
3 years
son
18531853
Birth: July 1853 44 37
Death: November 10, 1853Forfar, Angus, Scotland
CensusView

1851 UK Census transcript - Alexander Cathie - Household 851 282/00 081/00 037 Doigs Lane, Overgate, Dundee, Scotland

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Alexander Cathie Head M 41 M Brewer East Lothian, Haddington
Elizabeth Caithness Wife M 35 F - Angus, Dundee
Helen (or Ellen) Greig Cathie Daughter S 16 F Scholar Angus, Dundee
Janet Alexander Cathie Daughter S 14 F Scholar Angus, Dundee
James Cathie Son S 12 M Scholar Angus, Dundee
Elizabeth Cathie Daughter S 6 F Scholar Australia, Victoria
Ann Cathie Daughter S 3 F - Angus, Dundee
Shared note

Alexander and Elizabeth Cathie arrived in Australia from Forfar, Scotland, in January 1854 aboard the steamer "Boomerang". They brought with them their children Ann, Elizabeth, Ellen (or Helen) George (who passed away on the "Boomerang" on the journey to Australia), James, Janet (Jessie) and John. (Book 9 Pages 328, 337, 341, 328 and 337)

Alexander Cathie had been engaged by someone Brown? or Crown? and destined for Collingwood. Melbourne.

Also noted is Margaret Cathie aged 32 who arrived in July 1854 on board the boat "Maria Hay (Book 10 Page 296).Margaret may or may not be related to Alexander Cathie.