Family of John FLETT and Molly CARD

Husband: John FLETT ( - )
Wife: Molly CARD ( - )
Children: Ann FLETT (1799-aft1865)
Marriage 10 Jan 1799 Stromness, Orkney

Husband: John FLETT

Name: John FLETT
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Note: This is far from certain - they had a daughter called Ann, but it's not necessarily the same person.

Wife: Molly CARD

Name: Molly CARD
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Note: This is far from certain.

Child 1: Ann FLETT

Name: Ann FLETT1,2,3
Sex: Female
Spouse: Henry SUTHERLAND (1798-1865)
Children: Elizabeth SUTHERLAND (c. 1821- )
Ann SUTHERLAND (c. 1827- )
Jannet SUTHERLAND (c. 1830- )
Mary SUTHERLAND (c. 1833-1920)
Note: 1851 census gives age as 51 and place of birth as Orkney.
1841 census gives age as 40 and birthplace as outside of county.

This makes the most likely candidates for parents as John Flett and Molly Card - place of birth being Stromness in 1799 - which funnily enough is Mabel's suggested date!
Birth 27 Nov 1799 Stromness, Orkney
Death aft 1865 (age 65-66)

Note on Husband: John FLETT

This is far from certain - they had a daughter called Ann, but it's not necessarily the same person.

Note on Wife: Molly CARD

This is far from certain.

Note on Child 1: Ann FLETT

1851 census gives age as 51 and place of birth as Orkney.

1841 census gives age as 40 and birthplace as outside of county.

 

This makes the most likely candidates for parents as John Flett and Molly Card - place of birth being Stromness in 1799 - which funnily enough is Mabel's suggested date!

Sources

1Mabel Bruce, "Mabel's notes".
2From informattion in Mabel Bruce's notes
3"Henry Sutherland Death Cert".