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Margaret (Robertson) Wright (abt. 1842 - 1884)

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Margaret Wright formerly Robertson
Born about in Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdommap
Wife of — married 26 Apr 1861 in Kippen, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdommap
Died in Kippen, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified 19 Feb 2020 | Created 4 Feb 2020
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Margaret was born about 1842. Parents being Duncan Robertson and Margaret McLaren.

1851 Residence Arnprion, Perthshire, Scotland. Margaret is 9 years old, attending School (Scholar), birthplace Perthshisre. Her father Duncn is about 40 years old, occupation recorded as Lab (labourer), birthplace Perth, her mother Margt is about 46 years, birthplace Stirling. Siblings in the household are Duncn age 14, birthplace Perth and John who is 12 years old, birthplace Perth. Both boy's recorded as also attending School (Scholar's ). [1]

1861 Kippen, Perthshire, Scotland. Margaret now about 19 years of age, working as a Domestic Servant. Her father Duncan is 48 years old, occupation is that of a General Labourer , her mother Margaret age recorded as 60 years, birthplace Stirling. Margaret and her father Duncan birthplace Perthshire. [2]

1861 Eagle Hotel, Stirling, after banns and according to the forms of the Church of Scotland Margaret age 19 years, spinster, occupaiton Domestic Servant marries James Wright aged 32 years, bachelor,occupation Joiner Journeyman. Both residing in Amprion, Kippen. The marriage was registered in Kippen, Stirling. Witness the the couples wedding was Robert _ _ McKay (?) and her mother Margaret Wright. [3]

1871 Kippen, Stirlingshire, Scotland. Margaret Wright is 29 years, her husband James Wright, age 43 years, occupation Joiner. Children in the household are Margaret Wright, age 8 years, who is attending School (scholar), John Wright, age 6, (Scholar) , Christinia Wright, age 5, (scholar) , Duncan Wright, age 2 and Janet Wright who is 1 year old. All household members birthplace recorded as Perthshire. [4]

1881 The family are still living in Kippen, Stirlingshire. Margaret age 39, her husband James Wright, age of 52 years, occupation Joiner and farming 6 acres arable. Children in the household, John Wright age 15, Joiners son, Duncan Wright age 12, (Scholar), Janet Wright, aged 11 years, (Scholar), Two new additions to the family are Isabella Wright, age 6, (Scholar) and James Wright, age recorded as 0 years. All household members birthplace Perthshire. [5]

Note: Missing from the 1881 Census household, Margaret who would be about 18 years old, Christinia who would be 15....

1884 Margaret age 42 years, residence Arnprior, Stirling died. Cause of death recorded as Phthitis. Married to James wright, occupation Joiner. Father Duncan Robertson , occupation contractor, mother Margaret McLaren, both deceased. Informant Jas. Wright, husband, who was present at death. [6]


Sources

  1. Scotland Census, 1851," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VYY5-PLL : 4 February 2020), Margt Robertson in household of Duncn Robertson, Arnprion, Perthshire, Scotland; from "1851 England, Scotland & Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing p. 17, PRO HO 107, The National Archives UK, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 1,042,278.
  2. Scotland Census, 1861," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VBHZ-TF5 : 4 November 2019), Margaret Robertson in household of Duncan Robertson, Kippen, Perthshire, Scotland; from "1861 England, Scotland & Wales census," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012.); citing p. 11, PRO RG 9, The National Archives UK, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 103,915.
  3. Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XY7J-P7M : 10 February 2018), James Wright and Margaret Robertson, 26 Apr 1861; citing Stirling,Stirling,Scotland, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 6,035,516.
  4. Scotland Census, 1871," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VBG7-NRF : 3 February 2020), Margaret Wright in household of James Wright, Kippen, Stirlingshire, Scotland; from "1871 England, Scotland & Wales census," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing p. 1, PRO T 1, The National Archives UK, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 104,106.
  5. Scotland Census, 1881," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KMKZ-SLX : 4 February 2020), Margaret Wright in household of James Wright, Kippen, Stirlingshire, Scotland; from "1881 England, Scotland & Wales census," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing p. 1, PRO T 1, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 203,542.
  6. Statutory Death Registration: document No: 484/12...Page 4, Year: 1884, Parish Kippen, County Stirling, Name: Margaret Robertson Wright Age: 42 years / https://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ > Scotlands People

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  • Census, 1851 Scotland

Name: Margt Robertson
Event Place: Arnprion, Perthshire, Scotland
Enumeration District: 1
Gender: Female
Age: 9
Birth Year (Estimated): 1842
Occupation: Scholar
Birthplace: Perth
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter

Household Role Sex Age Occupation Birthplace
Duncn Robertson Male 40 Lab Perth
Margt Robertson Wife Female 46 Stirling
Duncn Robertson Son Male 14 Scholar Perth
John Robertson Son Male 12 Scholar Perth
Margt Robertson Daughter Female 9 Scholar Perth

Household ID: 66, Registration District: Arnprion, Piece/Folio: 6, Affiliate Publication Number: 2, County: Perthshire, Piece: 484, Digital Folder Number: 004093889

Scotland Census, 1851," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VYY5-PLL : 4 February 2020), Margt Robertson in household of Duncn Robertson, Arnprion, Perthshire, Scotland; from "1851 England, Scotland & Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing p. 17, PRO HO 107, The National Archives UK, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 1,042,278.

  • Census, 1861 Scotland

Name: Margaret Robertson
Event Place: Kippen, Perthshire, Scotland
Enumeration District: 4
Gender: Female
Age: 19
Birth Year (Estimated): 1842
Occupation: Domestic Serv
Birthplace: Perthshire
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter

Household Role Sex Age Occupation Birthplace
Duncan Robertson Male 48 Gen Labourer Perthshire
Margaret Robertson Wife Female 60 Stirlingshire
Margaret Robertson Daughter Female 19 Domestic Serv Perthshire

Schedule Type: 52, Registration District: Kippen, Registration Number: RG09, Piece/Folio: 0, Affiliate Publication Number: 2, County: Perthshire, Piece: 484 Digital Folder Number: 004549972

Scotland Census, 1861," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VBHZ-TF5 : 4 November 2019), Margaret Robertson in household of Duncan Robertson, Kippen, Perthshire, Scotland; from "1861 England, Scotland & Wales census," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012.); citing p. 11, PRO RG 9, The National Archives UK, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 103,915.

  • Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910

Name: James Wright
Spouse's Name: Margaret Robertson
Event Date: 26 Apr 1861
Event Place: Stirling,Stirling,Scotland

Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XY7J-P7M : 10 February 2018), James Wright and Margaret Robertson, 26 Apr 1861; citing Stirling,Stirling,Scotland, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 6,035,516.

  • Census, 1871 Scotland

Name: Margaret Wright
Event Place: Kippen, Stirlingshire, Scotland
Enumeration District: 4
Gender: Female
Age: 29
Birth Year (Estimated): 1842
Birthplace: Perthshire
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife

Household Role Sex Age Occupation Birthplace
James Wright Husband Male 43, Joiner Perthshire
Margaret Wright Female 29 Perthshire
Margaret Wright Daughter Female 8, Scholar Perthshire
John Wright Son Male 6, Scholar Perthshire
Christinia Wright Daughter Female 5, Scholar Perthshire
Duncan Wright Son Male 2 Perthshire
Janet Wright Daughter Female 1 Perthshire

Schedule Type: 4, Registration District: Kippen, Registration Number: RG10, Piece/Folio: 4, Piece/Folio: 4, Affiliate Publication Number: 2, County: Stirlingshire, Piece: 484, Digital Folder Number: 004549696

Scotland Census, 1871," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VBG7-NRF : 3 February 2020), Margaret Wright in household of James Wright, Kippen, Stirlingshire, Scotland; from "1871 England, Scotland & Wales census," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing p. 1, PRO T 1, The National Archives UK, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 104,106.

  • Census, 1881 Scotland

Name: Margaret Wright
Event Place: Kippen, Stirlingshire, Scotland
Gender: Female
Age: 39
Birth Year (Estimated): 1842
Occupation: Joiners Wife
Birthplace: Perthshire
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife

Household Role Sex Age Occupation Birthplace
James Wright Husband Male 52, Joiner, and Farmer of 6 Acres Arable Perthshire
Margaret Wright Female 39 Perthshire
John Wright Son Male 15, Joiners son Perthshire
Duncan Wright Son Male 12, Scholar Perthshire
Janet Wright Daughter Female 11, Scholar Perthshire
Isabella Wright Daughter Female 6, Scholar Perthshire
James Wright Son Male 0 Perthshire

Schedule Type: 4, Registration District: Kippen, Registration Number: RG11 Piece/Folio: 4, Affiliate Publication Number: 5, County: Stirlingshire, Piece: 484, Digital Folder Number: 004551324

Scotland Census, 1881," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KMKZ-SLX : 4 February 2020), Margaret Wright in household of James Wright, Kippen, Stirlingshire, Scotland; from "1881 England, Scotland & Wales census," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing p. 1, PRO T 1, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 203,542.

  • Statutory Death Registration: document No: 484/12...Page 4

1884 Deaths in the Parish of Kippen in the County of Stirling

Name: Margaret Robertson Wright
Age: 42 years
Married to James Wright
Occupation: Joiner
Cause: Phthisis
Residence: Arnprior
Father: Duncan Robertson
Occupation: Contractor
Mother: Margaret m.s. McLaren Robertson (Deceased)
Informant: Jas Wright, husband, Present

https://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ Scotlands People



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