Allan Stewart, shoemaker in Balinloan of Shierglas

According to the Blair Atholl OPR, Allan Stewart in Balrobie and Janet Seaton in Fonbhuick (Fonvuick), married 11 Nov 1827.

All of their children were born while Allan Stewart and Janet Seaton were living at Balrobie.

1841 Census for Balinloan of Shierglas

Dwelling Name Age Occupation Birthplace
1 Allan Stewart 41y shoemaker Perthshire
Janet Stewart 41y Perthshire
Christian Stewart 14y Perthshire
Duncan Stewart 9y Perthshire
Susan Stewart 7y Perthshire
Margaret Stewart 4y Perthshire
2 William Stewart 80y ag. labourer Perthshire
John Stewart 41y ag. labourer Perthshire
Isabella Stewart 34y Perthshire
Chatharine (sic) Stewart 11y Perthshire
William Stewart 4y Perthshire

Christian Stewart probably was employed as a house servant at Tomnaguie, before she married Peter Stewart in 1850. Her sister Susan was being employed as a house servant at the time of the 1851 census for Tomnaguie.

1851 Census for Tomnaguie

Dwelling Name Relation Status Age Occupation Birth-place
1 Peter Stewart head marr 32y farmer of 16 acres Blair Atholl
Christian Stewart wife marr 22y Blair Atholl
Susan Stewart servt
u/m 17y house servant Dull
Peter Keir servt u/m 18y farm servant Dull
John Seaton servt u/m 15y shepherd Dull
2 Isabella McIntosh head widow 61y former ag. labourer Moulin
Betty McIntosh dau u/m 22y ag. labourer Blair Atholl

John Seaton the shepherd may be Peter Stewart's nephew, the son of John Seaton and Christian Seaton in Fonvuick.


The Family of Allan Stewart and Janet Seaton in Balinloan of Shierglas

Name Born Married Date Residence Died
Christian 15 Aug 1828 Peter Stewart 13 Jan 1850 Tomnaguie h. after 1881
w. before 1881
Duncan 26 Jan 1832 . . Balinloan d. after 1841
Susan 12 Aug 1833 . . Balinloan d. after 1841
Margaret 30 Apr 1837 . . Balinloan d. after 1841