Alexander MacFrederick or Fedrics

Origin
Daniel Sandford writes him 'Alexander McFredric', but it is likely he is one of the MacFredericks of Galloway, amongst whom Alexander was a common family name. The Canongate marriage register has him as 'Fedrics'.
Profession
Sergeant in the 94th Regiment, which had its depot in Edinburgh in 1812 (2).
Chapel connection
1812 (baptism)
Married on
19 September 1809 (3)
Spouse
Jean MacIntosh
Children
Alexander (1812)

Sources

  1. Registers of Charlotte Chapel (NAS CH12/3)
  2. Steve Brown, 'British Infantry Regimental Depots 1804-1812' in The Napoleon Series (online accessed 4 August 2011)
  3. Old Parish Registers, Scottish Family History Centre

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