Elie Burials (1799-1822)

Elie Graveyard

From 25th April 1799 to 1st June 1822, during the time William Clark was the Secretary.

1799

25th April Helen Chapman - 12 yards from the Southwest corner of the Church.

20th May Mary Alllan - 22 feet from West dyke and 7 feet from the South dyke.

28th June James Walker - 9 yards South of West Porch.

26th July Sir John Anstruther, Bart. - Northwest corner of Aisle.

8th Aug Agnes Galloway - 11 yards South of West Porch.

23rd Aug Margaret Luken - 10 yards from the Southwest side of West Porch.

9th Oct James Patterson's child - 12 yards and 1 foot from Southwest corner of the Church.

21st Oct Agnes Cowie - 4 yards 2 feet East of Southeast corner of the Kirk.

1800

18th Jan David Wilson's child - 12 yards South of West Porch.

26th Jan Peter Jarvis, Farmer, Balmonth - at his own stone.

11th July Janet Wright - 4 yards South of William Herd's gable.

14th July Robert Bridges, Merchant - 6 yards North of South dyke, near the stone - drowned while bathing at Wadeshaven.

14th July Philip Galloway - 10 yards Southwest from the West Porch.

26th June John Hay's child - 1 foot from East dyke, North East corner.

15th Nov Charles Chapman, Carpenter - 11 yards North of the Gate, West side of road. ( A young man.)

10th Dec Alexander Milne, Shoemaker - 4 yards Southeast from Thomson's stone.

22nd Dec Janet Downie - 7 yards Northwest from the pillar stone and 11 yards Southwest from "Nanse" Henderson's

1801

11th Feb Mrs. Spaldon - 18 yards 1 foot from the Southwest corner of the dyke.

6th March James Brown's child - 4 yards East of Session House and 2 yards North of Southdyke.

27th March Agnes Ovenstone - Southeast corner of Kirk Yard.

30th March Robert Preston's child - near Southeast corner.

26th April A child belonging to a Soldier - 4 yards West from the East dyke South side of "Dobson."

4th May William Wood, Merchant - near pillar stone, (Thomas Duncan's) East porch door.

15th May Christian Stocks - 3 yards West from Simpson's stone.

31st May Mechial Dewar's wife - 8 yards Northeast from "Dunbar Stones."

3rd July Andrew Pousty's child - 3 yards 1 foot from West side of "Dunbar Stones."

3rd July A man found at the "Saucher," belonging to Dunbar - 4 yards 2 feet East of "Dunbar Stones."

6th Sept Catherine Durie's child - close to North wall.

6th Dec Mrs Gray - at West dyke, North side of broadstone. Note; Mrs Gray was a daughter of the late James Carmichael.

24th Dec William Walker, Shoemaker. Elder - at the head of Thomson's stone, Southeast from the Kirk.

1802

28th Jan Charles Stewart's child - in James Chapman's burial place.

17th Feb Lady Anstruther, died in London, aged 75 years - laid on the South side of St John.

10th April Mary Brown, spouse of John Ovenstone, Taft - 4 yards 1½ feet east of Session House and 4 yards 1 foot from South dyke.

21st April John Bridges, Baker, aged 84 years - 5 yards North of South dyke - near flat stone.

20th May Benjamin Calman's child - 2 yards 1 foot from William Herd's gable.

June Helen Anderson, Spouse of John Sime - 9 yards 1 foot East of Helen Scott's stone.

10th June Mrs Sime, Spouse of William Sime, Carter - 1 yard from Southwest corner.

2nd Oct Agnes Brown, daughter of William Brown, Weaver - 5 yards South of West Porch.

Nov Agnes Virch, daughter of Thomas Virch, Elie House - 2 yards 1 foot from the West, 2 yards from the South dyke.

14th Nov A daughter of Robert Thomson, Fisherman, Elie Taft - 3 yards Northeast from Session house and 3 yards 1 foot North of South dyke.

7th Dec Philip Calman, son of Benjamin Calman - 1 yard 2 feet from W. Herd's gable.

1803

21st Jan Agnes Purson, daughter of George Purson, Mason - 3 yards 2 feet East side of "Swan's Tombstone" in John Archibald's burial place.

11th March Jean Brown - 5 yards East of Peter Jervis' Tombstone.

31st March Thomas White Wright - in the hollow 4 yards from West dyke, between the burial places of Mr. Brown and the Carmichaels.

10th April A child of the deceased Thomas White - 3 yards from West dyke.

14th April Janet Horsburgh, Spouse of Thomas Simpson - West side of the two stones on the brae near the West gable of the Church.

30th April Elizabeth Wishart - 6 yards 1 foot North of the Dunbar Stones.

6th May Andrew Pousty's child - 3 yards West from the Dunbar Stones.

9th May Thomas Douglas - 4 yards 1 foot North East from Daniel Douglas ' stone.

9th May Isabel Pousty - 2 yards 1 foot from South dyke into David Allan's burial place.

24th June Margaret Tullis' child - 5 feet South of West door.

26th June David Marr's wife - below Charles Marr's gravestone, 6 feet Northwest from Agnes Henderson's stone.

13th July Mrs Birrell - laid in John Wishart's burial ground, North of Dunbar Stones.

15th July Catherine Thomson - 13 feet Southwest of George Melvin's stone.

17th July Ann Steel - 6 feet from South dyke and 12 feet from Marjory Clark's stone.

22nd July John Ballingall, Earlsferry - 2 yards East of their own headstone.

27th July William Ovenstone, Fisherman, Elie Taft - Southeast corner of Churchyard.

31st Aug Helen Chalmers - 5 yards East of the Southeast corner of the Church.

22nd Sept James Taylor, Thatcher - 4 yards 1 foot from West dyke and 2 yards 2 feet from South dyke.

4th Dec Isobel Given, Spouse of the late Thomas Douglas - North side of her husband.

18th Dec Mr Chalmers - 7 yards East of the four pillar stone (T. Duncan) At the East Porch door.

21st Dec Agnes Maitland - 3 yards from William Herd's gable and 1 yard 1 foot from West dyke.

24th Dec Betty McIntosh - 4 yards East of T. Duncan's stone.

31st Dec Agnes Wishart - Northwest corner of Dunbar Stones.

31st Dec Alexander Lefsels - 2 feet West of Simpson's stone.

1804

24th Jan John Bains, Sailor - 1 foot West of D. Douglas' stone.

2nd Feb John Hindmarch - 5 yards West of William Duddingston stone.

13th Mar Suffie Carstairs - 6 yards North of South dyke and 2 yards East of David Allan's B. ground.

23rd Mar Mary Durkie - 7 yards from Bogmills Stones, East gable of Churchyard.

3rd April John White, Schoolwynd, aged 92 years - near the Southwest corner of Churchyard.

7th April Mrs Wood, aged 83 years, Mother of Mr. Alexander Wood - 2 yards, 2 feet Southeast of East Porch door.

16th April A son of Mr Scrimgour - laid close to Gillespie's tomb.

14th May Alexander Melvin, late Cook in Revenue Cutter - at Alexander Simpson's headstone.

24th May William Swan, son of George Swan, Baker Elie - 10 yards West from the Northwest corner of Church.

17th June Doctor Airken, Elie - 24½ feet East from James Carmichael's stone.

7th Sept Mrs Anstruther - laid in the Aisle North side - opposite the entrance door.

8th Dec Admiral Duddingston's young child - below Gillespie's flat stone.

1805

8th Jan Margaret Allan - 7 yards, 1 foot East of David Swan's tomb - and 5 yards 2 feet from South dyke.

12th Jan Ann McIntosh, daughter of Philip McIntosh - 3 yards East of Thomas Duncan's stone.

22nd Jan Janet Mackie, Spouse of John Goven, Weaver, Kilconquhar - 12 yards East of Bogmill stones.

25th Jan William Herd, son of William Herd, Shoemaker - 1½ feet from Headstone.

29th Mar A man Named Wymiss, belonging to St. Andrews, one of the crew of a Vessel belonging to Dundee which was lost, with all hands, between the Fish rock, and "Lady's House," on a Dark stormy night, none having witnessed the sad event. Having been 4 weeks in the water he was found at "Wadeshaven" - Interred 5 yards East of Dunbar Stones, close to East Dyke. Note the friends of deceased arrived while the Company of the funeral was in the Church Yard.

6th April Andrew Black, belonging to Dundee, Captain of Sloop mentioned above, found on the sand laid beside Mrs Mionasy.

16th April The boy belonging to the ill-fated vessel which was lost at the Saucher rocks, between Fish Rock and Lady's House - was found among the rocks below Earlsferry - is laid beside the two men - on the South side of the Captain.

2nd May William Duddingston of St. Ford.

7th May Margaret Govan, daughter of the deceased Captain Gavin - 12 yards West of Gillespie's tomb, close to the South dyke.

9th May Cecilia Brown, Spouse of William Brown, Weaver in Elie - 4 yards South of West porch door.

11th June Ann Stevens, Spouse of William Bruce, Weaver in Elie - 5 yards East of the South stone, on which there is a ship.

13th Sept George Purson, Mason, Elie - 3 yards 1 foot East of David Swan's tomb.

5th Oct Joseph Boyd, Son of George Boyd, Tailor - 7 yards South by East of George Melvil's stone.

4th Dec Christian Mackie - 16 yards East of Bogmill's stones and 4 feet North from Mary Scott's stone.

31st Dec David Robertson, Son of Peter Robertson, Second Mate of the "Charlotte" Cutter - 12 yards North from South dyke opposite Edward Wallace's barn door.

1806

11th Jan Mary Galloway, daughter of Robert Galloway, Ploughman - 14 yards North East of the Dunbar Stones and 2 yards 1 foot from East dyke.

27th Jan Janet Boyd, daughter of William Boyd, Rottenrow - 6 yards 1 foot south of George Melvin's stone and 2 yards from South dyke.

1st Feb Janet Smith, Spouse of John Calman - 8 yards from West dyke and 4 yards 2 feet from William Herd's wall.

2nd Feb A man belonging to Pathhead who was lost from a boat at "West Sea" - 8 yards 2 feet North from Southeast corner of Churchyard.

12th Mar Mrs Chalmers, Spouse of Peter Chalmers, Elie - 8 yards East of Thomas Duncan's stone.

5th April Agnes Taylor, grandchild of John Flee, Elie - 8 yards West from Northeast corner of Church yard.

28th July Janet Black, Spouse of deceased William Walker Wright - 12 yards Southwest of George Melvin's stone and 10 yards Northeast from D. Swan's tomb.

24th Sept Mrs Jarvis, Spouse of Peter Jarvis, Farmer, Balmonth - 2 yards Southeast from Jarvis' Tombstone.

17th Oct James Sime, Carpenter, Elie - 6 yards South from James Carmichael's stone, near the West dyke.

1807

3rd Feb James Stevenson, or Steenson, Elie - 3 yard direct South of Dunbar stones.

19th Feb William Brown, late Cook, Elie House - 9 yards Southwest from Wishart's stone.

5th Mar Christian Black, Elie - 12 yards Southeast of David Swan's tomb and 3 yards from the South dyke.

8th April Elizabeth Bennett, Spouse of George Swan, Baker, Elie - 12 yards West from the Northwest corner of the Kirk and 10 yards South from William Herd's dyke.

9th April Margaret Ballingall, Spouse to the deceased Andrew White, Weaver, Drumeldrie - 2 yards Northwest of Alexander Simpson's stone.

20th April Mathew Taylor, Parish Schoolmaster, Elie - 3 yards south of "Bogmill" stones close to the East gable of the Church. We may be allowed to remark that Mr Taylor was an excellent Teacher in his day.

21st April Jean Rainie, Spouse of David Leuchars, Sailor, Elie - 10 yards East from the Southeast corner of the Kirk.

31st May Christian Milne, Spouse of Thomas Foggo - 2 feet Northeast of Alexander Simpson's stone.

28th June John Douglas, Tailor, Elie - 6 yards Northwest from the North Dunbar stone.

9th July Jean Birrell, sister of George Birrell, Sailor - 9 yards Northeast from Dunbar stones, 6 yards from East dyke.

11th July Isobel Given, daughter of the late Robert Given, Weaver, Elie - 10 yards East from the North Bogmill pillar stone.

31st Oct Isobel Bridges, cousin of John Bridges, Baker, Elie - 2 yards North of South dyke and 8 yards West of Gillespie's tomb.

21st Nov Helen Boak, Spouse of James Glenday, Heckler - 7 yards Northeast from the Dunbar stones and 2 feet from East dyke.

15th Dec Jean Forbes, daughter of the late Alexander Forbes, Tailor, Balcleavie - North side of Mary Wood's stone and 22 yards West of Gillespie's tomb.

16th Dec Mary Bruce, sister of William Bruce, Weaver, Elie - 7 yards Southeast from Walter Brown's stone.

28th Dec Mysie Given, Spouse of the deceased Archibald Thom, Sailor, Elie - 2 yards East from the North Bogmill stone.

1808

7th Jan Sir Philip Anstruther, Bart. - opposite the entrance door of "Isle" or Aisle.

7th Jan Peter Jervis, Tenant, Balmonth - 4 yards South of his father's stone.

5th Feb Edward Anderson, Weaver, Elie - 3 yards South of Agnes Henderson's stone.

18th Feb Margaret Coventry, sister of the late Peter Coventry - 2 yards 1 foot South of George Melvin's stone.

19th Feb John Cowie's young child - North side of Bogmill stones, close to the East gable of Church.

7th Mar John Thomson, son of Robert Thomson, Fisherman, Taft - 2 yards 2 feet East of Session House and 2 feet from South dyke. Died of measles.

7th Mar Walter Berwick, son of Charles Berwick, Brewer - West end of Walter Brown's stone, close to West dyke. Died of measles.

16th Mar Robert Dewarm son of Michael Dewar, Carter - 4 yards 1 foot South of Margaret Henderson's stone.

28th Mar Margaret Calman, daughter of Benjamin Calman, Weaver, Elie - 2 yards 2 feet Southeast from William Herd's gable.

11th April Agnes Cumming, daughter of William Cumming, Carter, Elie - 4 yards 2 feet Southeast of Alexander Simpson's stone.

18th April Mary Mason, daughter of William Mason, Sailor, Earlsferry - 6 yards 2 feet from William Herd's dyke.

26th April Mary Gilmour, Spouse of deceased Archibald Thom, Flesher, Elie - 2 yards East from Bogmill's middle stone.

6th May James Greig, Weaver, Earlsferry - 4 yards 2 feet Northeast from the North Dunbar stone and 4 yards from East dyke.

23rd Sept William Robertson, Senior, Sailor, Elie - 15 yards South by West of West porch door and 12 yards from South dyke.

20th Nov Ann Clark, daughter of William Clark, Jobbing gardener, Elie - 5 yards South and West from Dunbar stones. A small pillar stone at her head.

1809

29th Jan John Lawson, Farmer, Elie - 12 yards Northeast off the Northeast corner of the Kirk.

31st Jan Margaret Patrick, Spouse of John Ponton, Weaver, Rottenrow - 12 yards Northeast from the Southwest corner of Churchyard and 6 yards from South dyke.

25th Feb Thomas Simpson, late Brewer to Mr Chalmers, Elie - 8 yards West from Southwest corner of the Church.

11th Mar John Reid, Doctor, Elie - 4 yards South from the West Porch door and 2 yards North from James Wachob's stone.

4th May Minnie Durkie, Spouse of William Pousty, Heckler, Elie - 4 yards 2 feet West from Dunbar stones.

24th May A man (name unknown) found by the Fishermen - 7 yards Northeast from "Dunbar stones." Supposed to belong to Dunbar.

1st June Mary Lewchars, daughter of David Lewchars, Sailor - 10 yards East from the Southeast corner of the Church.

4th July John Calman - 8 yards from North dyke and 8 yards from West dyke.

5th Sept John Wishart, son of James Wishart - 2 yards North of Dunbar stones.

24th Sept Agnes Wright - 17 yards East from Thomas Duncan's stone.

30th Sept A young child of Duncan McDonald, Sailor - near North wall of Church, West side of "Isle" of Aisle.

26th Oct Margaret Duncan, daughter of Thomas Duncan, Carter, Elie - 6 yards Northeast from Dunbar stones.

1810

9th Jan James Ovenston, Innkeeper, Elie - 5 yards East from David Swan's Tomb and 8 yards from South dyke.

28th Apr David Robertson, son of Peter Robertson - 15 yards South by West of Porch door and 12 yards from South dyke.

24th May Philip McIntosh - 9 yards East from Southeast corner of the Kirk.

12th June Elizabeth Duncan, Spouse of John Smith, Labourer, Elie - 3 yards Northeast from Margaret Wood's pillar stone.

15th June Elizabeth Craigie, Spouse of Craigie Smith, Shoemaker, Elie - 3 yards Northeast from Margaret Wood's pillar stone.

5th Aug John Wishart, Weaver, Elie - 5 yards North from Dunbar stones.

20th Aug William Pousty, Heckler, Elie - 4 yards West from the Dunbar stones.

23rd Aug George Rankillor - 4 yards Northwest from Mrs Pitillo's pillar stone and 1 yard North of William Rankillor's head stone.

1st Sept Agnes Carmichael, daughter of the deceased James Carmichael - 3 yards North from her Father's stone and 2 yards from West dyke.

2nd Sept Grisel Coventry, daughter of deceased William Coventry, and Spouse of Daniel Gilmour, Shoemaker, Elie - 3 yards from West side of Aisle.

3rd Sept David Simpson, Sailor, son of William Simpson - 7 yards from West dyke and 13 yards West from William Rankillor's stone.

22nd Sept James Chapman, Mason - 5 yards South of James Wachop's stone.

2nd Oct Barbara Dickson, Spouse of William Hyndmarch - 2 yards 1 foot South by West of William Disingston's stone.

15th Oct Christian Simpson, daughter of William Simpson, Tidewaiter, Elie - 22 yards West from Southwest corner of Church and 7 yards from West dyke.

2nd Nov David Patterson, son of James Patterson, Pitcorthie - 14 yards 2 feet Southwest from the corner of the Church.

3rd Nov Catherine Duncan, Spouse of the deceased James Brown, Fisherman, Elie - 4 yards 2 feetEast of Session House and 1 yard from South dyke.

1811

5th Jan Henny Ovenston, daughter of the deceased Charles Ovenston, Fisherman - 8 yards East of the Elder's House (Session House) close to South dyke.

10th Jan George Swan, Weaver, Earlsferry - 7 yards South from North dyke and 13 yards from the North West corner of the Church.

21st Jan Margaret Iwne, Spouse of the deceased Philip McIntosh - 10 yards from Southeast corner of the Churchyard, 1 yard 1 foot West of Thomson's stone.

24th Jan James Bennet, son of William Bennet, Sailor, Elie - 8 yards South from East Porch door.

2nd Feb James Carstairs, late Mariner - 1 yard Northwest form the Northwest corner of Church.

15th Feb John Ingles, son of William Ingles, Farmer, Ardross - 8 yards East from the North Bogmill Stone.

22nd Feb James Todd, Cook, Asnaburgh Cutter - 8 yards Northeast form North Dunbar stone.

11th Mar Margaret Bowie, Spouse of the deceased Alexander Thomson, Earlsferry - 6 yards from North and 6 yards from East dyke.

1st Apr Michael Dewar, Carter, Elie - 11 yards Northeast from Dunbar stones 1 yard from East dyke.

29th May May Bridges, daughter of John Bridges, Baker, Elie - 6 yards from South dyke and 3 yards from Margaret Wood's stone.

24th July Peter Robertson, Mate of the Charlotte Cutter - 14 yards from South dyke and 14 from South West corner of Church.

23rd Aug Thomas Smith, Sailor, Son of David Smith, Labourer. Killed by the falling of a block on board the Asnaburgh Cutter, not far off Elie Harbour - 11 yards West from Southeast corner close to South dyke.

11th Oct Captain John Archibald, late packet Agent, Elie - 3 yards North from David Swan's tomb.

22nd Oct John Sime, son of John Sime, Mason - 7 yards South from James Carmichael's stone.

29th Oct James Reekie, son of William Reekie,Ploughman, Ardross - 5½ yards Southeast from the Dunbar stones and 2½ feet from East dyke.

29th Nov Mary Ovenston, Spouse of William Govan, Tenant, Abercrombie - 7 yards East from Mary Scott's stone and 2½ yards from East dyke.

20th Dec James Millar, son of John Millar, Mariner, Elie Taft - 6 yards East from the Southeast corner of David Swan's tomb and 5 yards from South dyke.

27th Dec Grisel Wood, Spouse of the deceased Walter Brown, Shipmaster, Elie - 16 yards from William Herd's gable and 2 feet from West dyke.

1812

4th Jan Ann Ballingall, Spouse of the deceased Alexander Lessels - 3 yards North by West of Alexander Simpson's stone.

21st Jan Margaret Taylor, Spouse of Walter Ovenston, Sailor, Elie - 5 yards East from Northeast corner of Session House and 3½ yards from South dyke.

31st Jan Mysie Wyllie, daughter of the deceased William Wylie, Elie - 4 feet South from West door of Church.

31st Jan Maglin Milne, daughter of the late Alexander Milne, Shoemaker, Elie - 4 yards North from Alexander Simpson's stone and 3 yards Southeast from Helen Thomson's.

15th Feb Helen Milne, daughter of Alexander Milne, Shoemaker - 5 yards North from Alexander Simpson's stone.

12th Apr Mrs Wilson, Midwife, Spouse of deceased John Wilson, Weaver, Elie - 9 feet from Northeast corner of Isle or Aisle.

17th June Elspet Duncan, Spouse of John Flee - 10 yards from East dyke and 2½ yards from North dyke.

27th July Elizabeth Sime, Spouse of the deceased James Taylor, Elie - 4 yards 1 foot from South dyke and 2 yards 1 foot from West dyke.

7th Aug Margaret Cairns, Spouse of Andrew Paton, Sailor, Elie - 6 yards Northeast from the Dunbar stones, close to East dyke.

11th Sept A young child, granddaughter of John Scott, Tailor - 3 yards Northeast from David Swan's tomb.

5th Nov Margaret Scott, Spouse of John Bridges, Baker, Elie - 3 yards from South dyke and 7 yards West of Gillespie's tomb.

7th Dec Mrs Fleming, Mother in law of George Berwick, Brewer - 13 yards (South by West) from West door of Church.

23rd Dec A poor beggar man, name unknown - 6 yards from East dyke and 6 yards South from Mary Scott's stone.

1813

6th Jan Jean Given, Spouse of the late William Horsburgh - 2½ yards from Northwest corner of Isle. Note; Mother of James Horsburgh.

11th Mar Margaret Halkerstone, Spouse of the late Alexander Patterson - 12 yards Southwest from Rankielor's stone and 14 yards East from Carmichael's.

15th Mar Margaret Bridges, daughter of John Bridges, Baker, Elie - 5½ yards from South dyke. Stone at her head.

15th Mar Alexander Bennett, son of Alexander Bennett, Sailor, Elie - 5 yards from Duncan's pillar stone.

18th Mar Mrs Cowie, Spouse of John Cowie - 4 yards East from Duncan's pillar stone.

11th Apr David Luke, Lint Miller, Elie - 2 yards South and West from George Melvin's headstone.

8th June David Currie, Son of John Currie, Wright, Elie - 4 yards East from David Swan's tomb.

24th July Andrew Thomson, late Ship Master, Elie - 4 yards West from Gillespie's tomb, close to South dyke.

8th Aug Christian Sime, daughter of Alexander Sime, Mason, Elie - 10 yards North from the Southwest corner and 2 yards 2 feet from James Carmichael's stone.

18th Aug Margaret Beveridge, Spouse of the deceased Philip Galloway - 11 yards South and West from West porch door.

13th Sept Alexander Jervis, Earlsferry - 3 yards South from Thomas Jervis' tomb.

28th Oct Ann Langlands, Spouse of James White, Packet Master, Elie - 10 yards North from Bogmill's stones.

16th Nov William Boyd, son of William Boyd, Rottenraw - 10 yards South from George Melven's stone.

8th Dec Ann Beveridge, daughter of the deceased John Beveridge, Weaver, Elie - 4 yards Southwest from James Wachob's stone.

22nd Dec Ann Mays, Spouse of John Munrow, Earlsferry - 6 yards West from Southeast corner and 4 yards from South dyke.

1814

21st Jan Agnes Brown, Spouse of deceased William Ovenston, Taft - 7 yards South from Dunbar stones, and 3 yards from South dyke.

18th Mar David Currie, Wright - 3 feet from Norltheast corner of David Swan's tomb.

20th Mar Mr. Oliphant, only a short time in Elie - 6 yards East from Southeast corner of Church, under the flat stone on the brae.

23rd Mar Andrew Ovenston, Spouse of William Bennet, Sailor - 7 yards South from East porch door.

24th Mar Robert Douglas, son of John Douglas, Weaver, Elie - 4 yards 2 feet Northeast from Danial Douglas' headstone.

1st July Betty Byars, daughter of the deceased William Byars, Elie - 8 yards West and North from the Northwest corner of Church.

12th July Elspet Beveridge, daughter of the deceased John Beveridge - 5 yards West from Agnes Henderson's stone.

12th July Grandchild of David Ballingall, Earlsferry - ? yards Northeast from David Swan's tomb.

12th Oct Mrs Patterson - 12 yards Northeast from Dunbar stones and 4½ yards from East dyke.

21st Oct Benjamin Calman, son of John Calman - 2½ yards from North dyke (East end of brae.)

30th Oct John Tulloch - 10 yards West from Northeast corner of dyke.

12th Nov Agnes Ballingall, daughter of John Ballingall - 9 yards Northeast from David Swan's tomb.

21st Nov Janet Dingwall, daughter of Andrew Dingwall, Wright - 10½ yards East and South of Peter Jarvis' tomb.

19th Dec Andrew Paton, Mariner, Elie, (aged 84 years) - 10 yards Northeast from the Dunbar stones and 4 yards West from East dyke.

20th Dec James Brown, Wright, Grandson of David Purvis - 1 yard Southwest of William Rankillor's headstone.

27th Dec Helen Hutchison, daughter of Kenneth Hutchison, Sawyer - 6½ yards West from Northwest corner of the Aisle and 1 yard from North wall.

1815

2nd Jan Peter Boyd Senior, Tailor - 6 yards Southeast from George Melven's stone and 3 yards from South dyke.

18th Jan William Ballingall, son of David Ballingall, Earlsferry - 10 yards Northeast from David Swan's tomb and 6 yards West from Alexander Simpson's stone.

6th Feb Christian Spalding, Spouse of John Adamson, Packet Agent, Elie - 7 yards East from James Carmichael's stone and 13 from South dyke.

27th Apr David Purvis, Flesher, Elie - 1½ yards South off William Rankillor's stone.

30th Apr Walter Bowman, Son of George Bowman, Shoemaker - 3 yards North from William Rankillor's stone.

9th May Janet Robertson, daughter of Peter Robertson, Elie - 13 yards South and West from South-West corner of Church.

14th May Miss Sampson - 1 foot from Northwest corner of Gillespi's tomb.

26th May Archibald McIntyre, Son of Mr McIntyre, Gauger, Elie - 4 yards 2 feet South and East from Mary Scott's stone.

23rd June Christian Sime, daughter of John Sime, Mason, Elie - 1½ yards South from James Carmichael's stone.

26th June Janet Durkie, Spouse of the deceased James Walker - 15 yards South from steeple door.

4th July Isabell Jarvis, daughter of Thomas Jarvis, Millwright, Colinsburgh - 5 yards South from Peter Jarvis' stone.

10th Aug William Swan, son of George Swan, Baker, Elie - 10 yards West from the Northwest corner of the Kirk.

10th Sept Jeanie Hay, daughter of John Hay, Sailor - 6 yards Southeast from Dunbar Stones.

15th Sept Isabell Wallace, Spouse of the deceased William Walker, Shoemaker, Elie - 2 feet South from William Thomson's stone.

26th Sept David Lyal, son of David Lyal, Weaver - 4½ yards from the Northwest corner of the Church (North.)

3rd Oct Janet Ovenston, daughter of Walter Ovenstone, Master of Elie and Leith Packet - 2½ yards from South dyke and 5 yards East from Session House.

26th Oct David White, son of Thomas White, Wright - 4 yards from David Simpson's stone and 2 feet from West dyke.

29th Oct William Ovenston, son of Walter Ovenston - North side of Rodger's stone.

5th Nov Mrs Robertson, Spouse of the deceased Peter Robertson - 12 yards from Southwest corner of Church and 9 West from Agnes Henderson's stone.

4th Dec Ann Philp, daughter of Robert Philp, Shoemaker - 4 yards from South dyke and 1½ yards East of James Brown's stone.

9th Dec Catherine Allan's child - Southwest corner close to South dyke.

1816

20th Feb James Clark, Seventh son of Edward Clark, Mariner, on board H.M.S. "Regent" (Cruiser) - Southwest corner of Dunbar stones.

23rd Feb Janet Black, Spouse of David Boyd, Barnyards - 12 yards Southwest from Dunbar stones and 2½ yards from South dyke.

11th Apr Margaret Ballingall, Spouse of David Jack, Sailor, Earlsferry - 6½ yards West from Alexander Simpson's stone.

19th May Agnes Given, daughter of James Given, Mason, Elie - 5½ yards East from Bogmill stone.

19th May A young child of Mr Tillford's (stranger) - 4½ yards East from Dunbar stones and 2 yards from East dyke.

3rd June Mary Chapman, daughter of deceased James Chapman, Mason, Elie - 11½ yards North from Gillespie's tomb.

13th Aug James Younger (aged 85 years) Gardener, Newton, or Charleton - 5 yards South and West from William Rankillor's stone.

30th Aug Catherine Wood, daughter of Dr. Wood, Cupar, Fife - 3 yards South from Thomas Duncan's pillar stone.

18th Sept Elizabeth Balram, Spouse of Peter Jarvis, Earlsferry - 4 yards South from Jarvis' tomb.

26th Sept Margaret Black, daughter of William Black - 8 yards West from Margaret Wood's stone, close to dyke.

4th Oct Alexander Duncan ( killed at the Lint Mill, Elie) - 5 yards Northwest from Margaret Wood's stone and 6 yards from South dyke.

5th Dec William Myles, Mason, Elie - 6½ yards from South dyke and 6 yards from West dyke. N.B. This was one of the Masons who built the front of Elie House.

18th Dec Mrs Young, Spouse of Mr Young the First Mate of the "Wellington" Cutter - 7 yards from the Northeast corner and 2 yards from East dyke.

1817

20th Feb John Munrow, Earlsferry - 5 yards from the Southeast corner and 3 yards from South dyke. N.B. An old Soldier.

11th Apr John Alexander, Sailor, who was drowned by the upsetting of a boat near chapel point while on it's way from Leith to Elie Harbour - 8 yards West from Margaret Wood's stone and 11 yards Southwest from Agnes Henderson's.

20th Feb Susan Ovenston - 8 yards East from the Elder's House and 4 from South dyke.

13th Apr Nancy Pousty, daughter of Andrew Pousty, Weaver - 4 yards West from North Dunbar stones.

16th Apr William Pousty, son of Archibald Pousty, Heckler, Elie - 3½ yards West of Dunbar stones.

19th Apr Minnie Pousty, daughter of Archibald Pousty, Heckler - laid at the South side of her brother.

23rd Apr John Wishart, son of James Wishart, Sailor - 3 yards North from "Dunbar Stones."

23rd Apr Andrew Gray, son of Archibald Gray, Sailor - 4 yards North from Southeast corner of the Churchyard.

1st May David Pousty, son of Archibald Pousty, Heckler - 4 yards Northwest from Dunbar stones.

2nd May William Calman, son of John Calman - 4 yards South from North dyke at William Herd's gable.

12th May John Wilkie, Natural son of John Wilkie, late Gardener, Elie House - 3 yards Southwest from William Duddingston's pillar stone. Note; An Imbicile.

14th May John Lawson, son of Alexander Lawson, Farmer - 4 yards East from Peter Jarvis' tomb an 2 yards from North dyke.

24th May Ann Davidson, daughter of deceased Simon Davidson, Weaver - 8½ yards Northeast from David Swan's tomb.

12th June William Brown, Weaver, Elie - 2 yards from West Porch door.

2nd July John Sim's young child - Southwest corner of James Carmichael's stone, near West dyke.

20th July Helen Hastie, Spouse of James Pittillow - Below Pittillow's pillar stone, near the West porch.

25th Oct Elizabeth Chapman, daughter of the deceased Philip Chapman - 12 yards South from West Porch.

29th Oct Isabell Plenderleith, daughter of the deceased Benjamin Plenderleith - 11 yards South from steeple stair.

8th Nov James Glendey, Heckler - 8 yards Northeast from Dunbar stones.

10th Nov John Buie, Colinsburgh - 4 yards from East dyke and 4 yards from North.

11th Nov Christian Ness, Spouse of John Constable - 4 yards South of William Duddinstone's stone.

17th Nov Agnes Cummings, daughter of William Cummings - 3 yards East from Alexander Simpson's stone.

28th Dec Robert Sime, son of William Sime, Mason - 10 yards North from Southwest corner and 2½ yards from West dyke.

1818

6th Jan Agnes Herd, Spouse of the deceased William Douglas - 4 yards Northwest from Dunbar stones.

20th Jan Elizabeth Wallace, Spouse of deceased James Sime, Carpenter - 7 yards from South dyke and 5 from James Carmichael's stone.

28th Jan Sir John Carmichael, Anstruther, Bart. - Southwest corner of Aisle.

11th Apr John Duncan, Labourer - 10 yards South from Northeast corner of Churchyard.

2nd June Magdlen Milne - 2 yards South of Helen Thomson's stone.

27th July Jean Stevenson, daughter of the deceased James Stevenson - 4½ yards South from Dunbar stones.

30th July William Sime, son of Alexander Sime, Mason - 10 yards North of Southwest corner, 4 yards from West dyke.

15th Aug Robert Thomson, Fisherman, Elie Taft - 2 yards from South dyke and 2 yards East of Session House.

25th Aug Helen Scott, daughter of the deceased Dr John Scott - 3 yards South from Steeple door.

9th Oct David Marr, Blacksmith, Elie - 7 yards South from James Patullo's stone.

20th Nov James Ovenston, Shipmaster, son of John Ovenston, "Taft" - 5 yards East from David Swan's tomb and 5 yards from South dyke.

4th Dec Joseph Ingles. Gardener, Balcaskie - 7 yards North from David Swan's tomb.

22nd Dec Elizabeth Maitland, Spouse of James Keddie - 4 yards from William Herd's gable and 4 feet from West dyke.

1819

7th Jan John Currie, son of John Currie, Wright, Elie - 2 yards East from David Currie's headstone.

21st Jan Hugh Swan, son of George Swan, Baker, Elie - 7 yards West from Northwest corner of the Church.

25th Jan Buried in one grave a man and a woman, passengers on board the "Marchioness of Huntly," Aberdeen and Leith Packet, which was wrecked on a stormy night on the shore between Elie and Earlsferry - 8 yards North of McIntyre's stone, close to East dyke.

25th Jan A young man, (a Doctor) belonging to Aberdeen, Passenger on board the above mentioned Packet, who also drowned on the said stormy night - Buried by the side of his unfortunate fellow passengers. Note: This Packet on her way from Leith to Aberdeen, brought up to an anchor about Twilight , a short distance West from the Harbour but too near the shore. The wind Southeast with a heavy sea, she struck the ground about 6 p.m. The cries of the passengers and crew for help were distressing. A few brave men belonging to Elie, manned a boat and at the risk of their lives, saved the survivors who clung to the wreck.

27th Jan William Ponton, Weaver, Rottenrow - 11 yards East from Southwest corner and 1 yard from South dyke.

Feb Edward Sime, Ship Carpenter - 6 yards from West and 8 yards from South dyke.

29th Mar Helen Baxter, spouse of the deceased Alexander Milne, Shoemaker - 3 yards Southeast from Helen Thomson's stone.

1820

1st Jan Robert Thom, Mason, son of the deceased Archibald Thom, Sailor - 10½ yards Northeast from Bogmill's stones.

17th Jan Christian Bowman, Spouse of the deceased George Bowman, Weaver - buried West side of William Rankillor's stone, 2 feet Northward.

2nd Feb Mrs Ponton, Spouse of William Ponton, Weaver, Rottenrow - 12 yards from Southwest corner and 3½ yards from South dyke.

6th Feb Margaret Ovenstone, daughter of David Ovenstone, Fisherman, "Taft," - 2 yards South of George Melven's stone.

10th Mar Jean Russel, Spouse of the deceased William Myles, Mason, Elie - 6½ yards from West and 11½ yards from South dyke.

7th April Mrs Morris, Mother of John Morris, Baker - 2 feet South from William Herd's stone.

17th Apr William Given, Mason, Elie - 4½ yards from the North Bogmill's stone. Note; William was a native of "Balcleavie."

21st Apr Alexander Archibald, Candlemaker - 5 yards Norlth from David Swan's tomb.

19th May Andrew Thomson, son of Helen Latto - 6 yards from Sir John's Stair and 3 yards from the Northeast corner of the Church.

18th Oct Robert Adamson - 13 yards from Southeast corner and 2 yards from South dyke.

1821

5th Feb Euphemia Sharer, daughter of Charles Sharer, Sailor, Earlsferry - 10 yards from North dyke and 14 yards from West door of the Church.

Mar May Wyllie, a young woman, friend of George Richards - Southwest corner 2 yards from South dyke.

25th Mar Agnes Lawson, daughter of Alexander Lawson - 12 yards Northeast corner of the Church.

22nd May Catherine Spense, spouse of Alexander Wood, Esq. - South side of Thomas Duncan's pillar stone.

24th May Peter Jarvis, son of Peter Jarvis, Ballmonth - 5 yards South by East of Jarvis' tomb.

29th Jun Isobell Morris, Spouse of Peter Given, Mason, Elie - 6 yards from Norltheast corner of Church.

11th July Margaret Black, spouseof David Ballingall, Earlsferry - 7 yards Northeast from David Swan's tomb.

24th July Agnes Gray, daughter of James Gray, Sailor - buried in John Ovenstone's burial ground close to South dyke.

16th Aug Janet Lyal, daughter of David Lyal, Weaver - 5 ½ yards North from Northwest corner of the Church.

29th Aug Elizabeth Swan, daughter of George Swan, Baker - 12 yards South of North dyke, South side of the brae.

15th Sept Janet Calman, Daughter of David Calman - 4 yards from Norlth dyke.

18th Sept Isobell Speed, daughter of Mr Speed, a Gentleman from Edinburgh - 2½ yards Northeast from Mary Scott's stone.

14th Oct Hanna Rodney, Maidservant of Major McKay, Elie Lodge. A native of Ireland - 13 yards from the Southeast corner close to the dyke.

15th Oct James Givan, Weaver, Sometime Sergeant in the Volunteer Corps. - 7 yards from East and 2 yards from North dyke. Note: formerly from St Andrews.

1822

6th Feb John Davidson, son of Robert Davidson, Labourer - Buried between the Northeast corner of the Churchyard and the double grave. This young lad met his death from a gun shot wound in the hands, while out with a gentleman in the North parks.

7th Mar Mary Guthrie, daughter of John Guthrie, Sailor - 2 yards 1 foot from South and 7 yards from the West dyke.

11th Apr ? Black, daughter of William Black, Currior, Colinsburgh - 8 yards West from Margaret Wood's stone and 2 yards from South dyke.

1st June Margaret Philp, spouse of John Sime, late Ship Carpenter, Elie - 4 yards from West and 12 yards from South dyke.