- (Child) Birth*: Alexander Smith Paterson was born on 14 March 1894 at 12 Albert Street, Lochee, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; 1894 births in the district of Lochee in the burgh of Dundee; ref 103; Alexander Smith Paterson; 1894 March fourteenth 5h 45m am 11 Sharps Lane Lochee; m; John Paterson baker journeyman Sarah Paterson ms Smith 1882 June 18th Lochee; John Paterson father present; 1894 March 26th at Lochee J Robertson jun assist registrar.1
- He was the son of John Findlay Paterson baker and Sarah Copeland Smith.
- (Groom) Marriage*: Alexander Smith Paterson married Margaret Farquharson on 14 February 1945 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, .2
- (Deceased) Death*: Alexander Smith Paterson died on 13 June 1962 at Australia, , at age 68.2
- Burial*: He was buried on 2 November 1962 at Section DD, Lair 580, Balgay Cemetery, Dundee, Angus, Scotland, ; Alexander Paterson, Australia, age 68, married to Peggy Farquharson, mother Sarah Smith, father John Paterson; son of Proprietor of Lair; ashes interred.3
- (Resident) Voters Register: He was listed at the same address as Sarah Copeland Smith in 1931 at 39 Step Row, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; Step Row, ref 5410, 39, A, Paterson, Mrs Sarah; ref 5411, 39,A, Paterson, Christina; ref 5412, 39, A, Paterson, Alexander; at same address: ref 5407, 39, A, Findlay, Douglas; ref 5408, 39, A, Findlay, Mrs Mary; ref 5409, 39, B, Waterston, James.4
- Emigration*: Alexander Smith Paterson emigrated circa 1946 from Australia, .2
- [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), image from SS [Sept 2009] & note from from SS [Aug 2005].
- [S6] From SS [Aug 2005].
- [S6] From SS [Sept 2009].
- [S16] Voters' List for Dundee, (DCC Central Library Local History) [May 2010].
- [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS 1901 census [Aug 2005].
- [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1911 282/03 014/00 011 St Clement [April 2011].
Alexander Smith Paterson
Mother*: Sarah Copeland Smith b. 25 Apr 1857, d. 19 Aug 1940
Downie, David c1785 descendants
Downie, Isabella c1795 descendants
Findlay, Alexander c1725 descendants
Jaap, Margaret c1736 descendants
Laing, John c1768 descendants
Menmuir, Janet 1779 descendants
Nicol, David c1726 descendants
Nicoll, Mary c1770 descendants
Orkney, John c1768 descendants
Paterson, Robert c1775 descendants
Pert, Catherine c1750 descendants
Smith, John c1800 descendants