Wylet MacPherson

(before 16 August 1743 - )
     Wylet MacPherson was born before 16 August 1743 in Tomachlaggan, Kirkmichael, Banffshire. She was christened on 16 August 1743 in Kirkmichael, Banffshire, Scotland. Wylet, daughter to John McPherson in Tomachlaggan & Elspet Riach his wife.. She was the daughter of John MacPherson and Elspet Riach.

Ann MacPherson

(16 April 1819 - )
     Ann MacPherson was born on 16 April 1819 in Tomachlaggan, Kirkmichael, Banffshire. She was the daughter of James MacPherson and Penuel Grant. Ann MacPherson was christened on 20 April 1819 in Kirkmichael, Banffshire, Scotland. Ann, daughter of James McPherson in Easter Tomachlaggan by Penuel Grant his spouse..
     Ann MacPherson and Ann MacPherson appeared on the 1881 census in Belone Cottage, Kirkmichael, Banffshire. Ann McPherson, head, unmarried aged 62, born Kirkmichael, pauper living with her cousin Margaret Watson, aged 13, born Tomintoul, scholar.

Cosmo MacPherson

(circa 1768 - 19 August 1852)
     Cosmo MacPherson was born circa 1768 in Kirkmichael, Banffshire, Scotland. He was aged 82 in 1851 census, but 84 in 1857! He is possibly the Charles McPherson who was baptised 11 February 1767 at Inveravon, son of John McPherson & Margaret Cumming noted on the IGI.. He was the son of John MacPherson and Margaret Cumming. Cosmo was a farmer in Ellick, Kirkmichael.
     Cosmo MacPherson married Margaret MacIntosh or Riach on 8 November 1790 in the Roman Catholic chapel, Tomintoul, Kirkmichael, Banffshire. 1790 Novr 8 - Cosmo McPherson (pt) in the Elick and Margaret Riach in Glenconglass were married, witnesses John Catinach & Margaret Stuart..      
Cosmo MacPherson Cosmo McPherson, Ellick, 2 horses, 2/3 duty on 5 April 1798 in Ellick, Kirkmichael, Banffshire.
Cosmo MacPherson was listed on the rent roll of the Gordon Estate, in 1809, for property in Kirkmichael. 1809 tenant at Ellick & Altcoish, Cosmo McPherson, James Stuart & James Smith rental £20/0/- each. He was a tenant of the Duke of Gordon in 1821 in Elllick, Kirkmichael. The factor described him as "Cosmo McPherson, a good tenant.' He was a witness at the christening of James MacPherson on 1 May 1826 in Kirkmichael.
     Cosmo MacPherson and John MacPherson appeared on the 1841 census in Kirkmichael, Banffshire. Cosmo McPherson, 70, farmer, y, John McPherson, 40 y, Mrs? McPherson, 35 y, Charles 11 y, Margaret 10 y, Mary 8 y, Elspet 6 y, Donald 4 y, Ann 2 y, Betty Ratrie, 17, female servant, y.
     But also Tomintoul Kirkmichael census 1841 book 8 p1: Mary McPherson, 35, no, James 5 y, Margaret 4 y, John 2 y, Mary 2 months y. / Cosmo 40 Preacher of the Gospel y, Charles Meldrum 15 teacher y, Ann Milne 20 f.s. no, Mary McP 15 f.s. y.
     Cosmo MacPherson and Charles MacPherson were recorded on the 1851 census in Kirkmichael. Charles McPherson, head, unmarried, 21, farmer of 50 acres, born Kirkmichael; Margaret, sister, unmarried, 19; Mary sister 17; Elspet sister 15; Ann sister 12; Isabella sister 5; Betsy? sister 2?; Cosmo McPherson grandfather, widower 82, retired farmer; Paul McPherson servant, mar? 26 farm labourer b. Inveravon, Banffs.
     Cosmo died on 19 August 1852 in Kirkmichael, Banffshire. Cosmo McPhrson died at Ellick aged 84 1852/7 (b.c. 1768/73), son John died 1848/9 aged 54, daughter Elspet, Elizabeth, daughter of John McPherson, Ellick.
Cosmo McPherson died Ellick 13? Aug 1857 aged 84, & Mary MacIntosh his spouse died 16 Mar 1825 aged 55, their son John McPherson died Ellick, Dec 1848 aged 54; Elspet Smith his wife d 17 Aug 1841 aged 35, Margaret Stewart his 2nd wife d 20 Sep 1850 aged 33? his daughter Elspet d 10 Sep 1860? aged 25.

Children of Cosmo MacPherson and Margaret MacIntosh or Riach