See also

Family of Donald BANKS and Margaret COOPER

Husband: Donald BANKS (c. 1760- )
Wife: Margaret COOPER (1763- )
Children: Lewzy BANKS (1791- )
Alexander BANKS (1794- )
James BANKS (1799- )
William BANKS (1802- )
Donald BANKS (1804-1863)

Husband: Donald BANKS

Name: Donald BANKS1
Sex: Male
Father: John BANKS (c. 1735- )
Mother: Christian LAURIE (c. 1735- )
Note: Uncertain
Birth c. 1760
Death

Wife: Margaret COOPER

Name: Margaret COOPER1
Sex: Female
Father: Alexander COUPER (c. 1740- )
Mother: Esther SPENCE (c. 1740- )
Birth 1763
Death

Child 1: Lewzy BANKS

Name: Lewzy BANKS
Sex: Male
Birth 1791

Child 2: Alexander BANKS

Name: Alexander BANKS
Sex: Male
Spouse: Jane CALDER (c. 1795- )
Birth Nov 1794 Dunnet Parish, Caithness2
Christening 1 Dec 1794 (age 0) Dunnet Parish, Caithness
Occupation Crofter and Fisherman

Child 3: James BANKS

Name: James BANKS1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Christian CREAR (c. 1801- )
Children: Helen BANKS (1823- )
Donald BANKS (1825-1904)
Margaret BANKS (1826- )
George BANKS (1829- )
James BANKS (1831- )
Jane BANKS (1833- )
John BANKS (1834-1881)
James BANKS (1837- )
Christian BANKS (1839- )
Ann BANKS (1841- )
Betsy BANKS (c. 1846- )
Birth Apr 1799 Dunnet Parish, Caithness2
Christening 20 Apr 1799 (age 0) Dunnet Parish, Caithness
Occupation Crofter and Fisherman

Child 4: William BANKS

Name: William BANKS
Sex: Male
Note: There's a William Banks who became a tailor who according to 1841 and 1851 censuses would have been born about 1810
Birth 22 Jun 1802 Dunnet Parish, Caithness2
Christening 26 Jun 1802 (age 0) Dunnet Parish, Caithness2

Child 5: Donald BANKS

Name: Donald BANKS2
Sex: Male
Spouse: Charlotte CALDER (1820-aft1881)
Children: Margaret BANKS (1849- )
Donald BANKS (1851-1892)
George BANKS (1853-1871)
Margaret BANKS (1856- )
Note: Donald was a member of the 42nd foot - which was part of the Black Watch. Presumably invalided out, hence the reference to Chelsea Pensioners.
From the National Archives at Kew Ref No WO/97/576/25
1824-1847 Donald Banks, Born Dunnet, Served 42nd Foot Regiment, Discharged aged 41 years.1
Birth 20 Jun 1804 Dunnet Parish, Caithness3
Christening 23 Jun 1804 (age 0) Dunnet Parish, Caithness
Occupation Farmer, Chelsea pensioner.
Death 18 Jan 1863 (age 58) West Dunnet4

Note on Marriage

Uncertain

Note on Husband: Donald BANKS

Uncertain

Note on Child 4: William BANKS

There's a William Banks who became a tailor who according to 1841 and 1851 censuses would have been born about 1810

Note on Child 5: Donald BANKS

Donald was a member of the 42nd foot - which was part of the Black Watch. Presumably invalided out, hence the reference to Chelsea Pensioners.

From the National Archives at Kew Ref No WO/97/576/25

1824-1847 Donald Banks, Born Dunnet, Served 42nd Foot Regiment, Discharged aged 41 years.1

Sources

1"Donald Banks (son) Death Certificate".
2"IGI records C110362".
3Ibid. Assessment: Questionable.
4"Donald Calder sr Death Cert".