Tweedmouth burials 1800-1812

1,198 burials spanning 1800-1812 at Tweedmouth St. Bartholomew in the district of Berwick, Northumberland. This is the wonderfully detailed Barrington period, so we get ages, death dates, maiden surnames of many wives and most mothers, occupations of husbands and fathers, and a few birthplaces of parents and causes of death.

Sample burials:

  • 4 Aug 1800 Mary Gilmore late Bowden, of Tweedmouth, age: 49, died 2 Aug, wife of James Gilmore (gardener)
  • 4 May 1809 George Gilchrist, of Tweedmouth, age: 18, died 1 May, son of Joseph Gilchrist & Margaret Laidlew (his wife), drowned by the upsetting of a boat
  • 8 Oct 1812 James Mannuel, of Spittal, age: 80, died 30 Sep, labourer, native of Coldingham, Scotland

Abodes mentioned besides Tweedmouth include Ancroft, Berwick upon Tweed, Branxton, East Ord, Felkington, Ford, Greenlaw Walls, Greenses, Hathertops, Loanend, Lowick, Murton, Ord, Riffington, Scremerston, Shoreswood, Spittal, Tile or Tyle Houses, and Wooler.