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Alexander Barbour

Alexander Barbour was born in Aberdeenshire in 1825 or 1826  [Census: 1861]

He has a studio at 47 Whitfield Place - or Whitefield Place in some directories - from1857 until 1864.

Then there was no further mention of him in the trade directories until he appeared again, for a single year at Great Junction Street, Leith, in 1878.



Barbour,  Alexander

47   Whitfield Place


Barbour,  Alexander

8     Great Junction Street



1881 Census

Alexander Barbour was listed in the 1881 census as below:

Photographer:  aged 55

Born:  Whitehill, Aberdeenshire

Address:  48, Lumsdens Court, South Leith, Edinburgh

Wife:  Sara Ann B


1.  John:  age 7    (born:  Alloa)

2.  James Mather:  age 3    (born:  South Leith)



Alexander Barbour  -  studio addresses and dates