John Fea and Robina Reid

John Fea left North Ronaldsay between the 1861 and the 1871 census.  He married Robina Reid on 30th April 1875.  They had six children:

John Fea and Robina Reid found their way to Leith, near Edinburgh and the start of their family can be seen in the 1881 census, there.

1881 Census - 32 Prince Regent St., North Leith, Edinburgh
John Fea Head Aged 32 years b. North Ronaldsay
Robina Fea Wife Eday
Annie Alexander Fea Dau Aged 5 years b. Leith
William Fea Son Aged 3 years b. Leith
Jane Fea Dau Aged 1 year b. Leith

Leith became the home for many Orcadians being the port for Edinburgh. Robina Peace  was also an Orcadian, being born in the north isles island of Eday.  This was the island were James Fea VI of Clestrain owned Carrick house, following his marriage to Janet Buchanan around 1720.

John Fea died in 1924.