James Blackwood Neish

ID No.466, (6 March 1860 - 21 April 1912)
Father*Thomas Neish1,2,3 d. b 21 Apr 1912
Mother*Margaret Simpson1,2,3
Birth*6 Mar 1860 James Blackwood Neish was born in Linktown of Abbotshall, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.1,2 
Birth Reg19 Mar 1860 His birth was registered by Thomas Neish, his father, in Kirkcaldy.1 
Residence*28 Oct 1881 James Blackwood Neish lived at 265 Links Street, Abbotshall, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.2 
Occupation28 Oct 1881 He was a mason.2  
Marriage*28 Oct 1881 He married Grace Winks, daughter of John Winks and Jane McConnochie Lister, in Bridge Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland. The marriage was solemnised by Rev Thomas Glasgow.4,2,5,6,7,8,3,9,10 
Occupation9 Nov 1881 James Blackwood Neish was a mason.5  
Birth Reg
29 Nov 1881 He registered the birth of Jane MacConnachie Neish, his daughter, in Kirkcaldy.5 
Occupation*13 Nov 1887 James Blackwood Neish was a stone mason.6  
Birth Reg
16 Nov 1887 He registered the birth of Grace Neish, his daughter, in Kirkcaldy.6 
Residence26 Nov 1889 James Blackwood Neish lived at 54 Bridgeton, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.11 
Death Reg
27 Nov 1889 He registered the death of James Blackwood Neish, his nephew, in Kirkcaldy.11 
Occupation8 Nov 1893 James Blackwood Neish was a stone mason.4  
Birth Reg
24 Nov 1893 He registered the birth of Agnes Neish, his daughter, in Kirkcaldy.4 
Occupation26 Aug 1896 James Blackwood Neish was a stone mason.7  
28 Aug 1896 He was present at the birth of Rebecca Neish in 73 Bridgeton, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.7 
Occupation21 Feb 1904 James Blackwood Neish was a mason.8  
21 Feb 1904 He was present at the death ofJane MacConnachie Neish in 73 Bridgeton, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.8,12 
Death Reg
23 Feb 1904 He registered the death of Jane MacConnachie Neish, his daughter, in Kirkcaldy.8 
Occupationb 21 Apr 1912 James Blackwood Neish was a stone mason.3  
Death*21 Apr 1912 He died at 73 Bridgeton, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland, aged 52. He was survived by his wife, Grace.3,13 
Death Reg22 Apr 1912 His death was registered by Thomas Neish, his son, in Kirkcaldy.3 
Memorial* A gravestone to the memory of James Blackwood Neish is located Bennochy Cemetery, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.12 


Grace Winks (29 Nov 1858 - 16 Jan 1943)
Last Edited31 Jan 2017


  1. [S1] Birth Cert: 1860: Kirkcaldy (442),94.
  2. [S11] Marr Cert: 1881: Kirkcaldy & Abbotshall (442),78.
  3. [S21] Death Cert: 1912: Kirkcaldy & Abbotshall (442),102.
  4. [S1] Birth Cert: 1863: Kirkcaldy & Abbotshall (442),496.
  5. [S1] Birth Cert: 1881: Kirkcaldy & Abbotshall (442),492.
  6. [S1] Birth Cert: 1887: Kirkcaldy & Abbotshall (442),422.
  7. [S1] Birth Cert: 1896: Kirkcaldy & Abbotshall (442),389.
  8. [S21] Death Cert: 1904: Kirkcaldy & Abbotshall (442),44.
  9. [S21] Death Cert: 1942: Kirkcaldy (442),94.
  10. [S21] Death Cert: 1943: Kirkcaldy (442),45.
  11. [S21] Death Cert: 1889: Kirkcaldy (442),271.
  12. [S76] Memorial Stone: Kirkcaldy, Bennochy Cemetery.
  13. [S11] Marr Cert: 1923: Kirkcaldy (442),295.