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George Cushnie
born: 18 May 1834
Silverburn (farm), Peterculter,
Aberdeen County, Scotland

immigrated to Canada about 1852

Frances Burgess
christened: 3 Jun 1827
Frant, Sussex, England

immigrated to Canada about 1836
1st marriage to Able Conat, about 1843
two children: Able and Henrietta

George and Frances Cushnie married about 1855 in Canada

living in Glenelg Township, Grey County, Canada,
with their family, Frances's daughter by first marriage, brother John Cushnie in 1861
(close to the William M. and Margaret (Weir) Robertson family

immigrated to Brown County, Kansas, USA, in 1869

died: 8 July 1907

died: 23 August 1897

(Original handbill printed by Atchison, Kansas, newpaper )

Handbill Urging Emmigration to Kansas

William Robertson
born: 18 December 1863
Grey County, Ontario, Canada

immigrated to Brown County, Kansas
with parents and siblings in 1868

worked for Frances Cushnie's father George for seven years to marry Frances

Frances Cushnie
born: 5 August 1866
Grey County, Ontario, Canada

immigrated to Brown County, Kansas
with parents and siblings in 1869

married 3 March 1887 in Brown County, Kansas

died: 19 July 1920

died: 1 February 1953

Daughters of William and "Fannie" Robertson

Edith Frances Robertson
Margaret May Robertson

George Cushnie in Later Years

Son John Cushnie and daughter's family
William and Fannie (Cushnie) Robertson and daughters lived with him on his farm
after his wife had died

Cushnie Sisters and their Husbands

                     Curtis L. Smith             Oscar Baker Curl                             William Robertson
                         Dola Cushnie Smith   Ella Cushnie Curl   Frances Cushnie Robertson

John Cushnie and Family

John Cushnie, the only son of George and Frances Cushnie, went to Canada and stayed.




Sara Jack

Gladys Cushnie

Please contact me by email: Jeanette@Martin-Froeschner.net

updated June 2010