John Weir1

M, d. after 14 February 1865
     John Weir witnessed the marriage of Robert Brown and Mary Wyllie on 14 February 1865 at Clark Street, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, ; after banns according to the forms of the Independent Church, bu John C Macintosh, Minister. The witnesses were john weir and Ann Jenkins.1 John Weir died after 14 February 1865.1

Citations

  1. [S4] Marriage Certificate, 1865 marriage certificate, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire; Rd 597, No 32 of 1865. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.

Alexander A Weston1

M, b. circa 1890
Alexander A Weston|b. c 1890|p84.htm#i2356|Thomas Weston|b. c 1846\nd. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901|p84.htm#i2354|Barbara Russell|b. c 1847\nd. a 20 Jul 1905|p65.htm#i2355|||||||||||||
Father*Thomas Weston1 b. c 1846, d. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901
Mother*Barbara Russell1 b. c 1847, d. a 20 Jul 1905
     Alexander A Weston was born circa 1890 at Edinburgh, .1 He was the son of Thomas Weston and Barbara Russell.1 He was listed in the 1891 census at 8d Queens Place, St Andrew, Edinburgh, .2 He was listed in the 1901 census at 8 C Queen's Place, St Andrew, Edinburgh, .1

Citations

  1. [S28] 1901 Census, 1901 census index, Edinburgh, St Andrew; Rd 685/02, Ed 11, page7.
  2. [S6] 1891 census, 1891 census, St Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 11, page 4.

Archibald I Weston1

M, b. circa 1878
Archibald I Weston|b. c 1878|p84.htm#i2361|Thomas Weston|b. c 1846\nd. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901|p84.htm#i2354|Barbara Russell|b. c 1847\nd. a 20 Jul 1905|p65.htm#i2355|||||||||||||
Father*Thomas Weston1 b. c 1846, d. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901
Mother*Barbara Russell1 b. c 1847, d. a 20 Jul 1905
     Archibald I Weston was born circa 1878 at Edinburgh, .1 He was the son of Thomas Weston and Barbara Russell.1 He was listed in the 1881 census at St Andrew, Edinburgh, .1 He was listed in the 1891 census at 8d Queens Place, St Andrew, Edinburgh, .2 Archibald I Weston was a scholar on 6 April 1891 at Edinburgh, .2

Citations

  1. [S7] 1881 Census, 1881 census index, St Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 4, page 8.
  2. [S6] 1891 census, 1891 census, St Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 11, page 4.

Barbara Jenkins Weston1

F, b. circa 1884, d. 1945
Barbara Jenkins Weston|b. c 1884\nd. 1945|p84.htm#i2353|Thomas Weston|b. c 1846\nd. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901|p84.htm#i2354|Barbara Russell|b. c 1847\nd. a 20 Jul 1905|p65.htm#i2355|||||||||||||
Father*Thomas Weston1 b. c 1846, d. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901
Mother*Barbara Russell1 b. c 1847, d. a 20 Jul 1905
     Barbara Jenkins Weston was born circa 1884 at Edinburgh, .1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Weston and Barbara Russell.1 Barbara Jenkins Weston was a scholar on 6 April 1891 at Edinburgh, .2 She was listed in the 1891 census at 8d Queens Place, St Andrew, Edinburgh, .2 She was a clerkess brush factory on 1 April 1901 at Edinburgh, .3 She was listed in the 1901 census at 8 C Queen's Place, St Andrew, Edinburgh, .3 She was a clerk before 20 July 1905 at Edinburgh, .1 She lived before 20 July 1905 at 59 Elder Street, Edinburgh, .1 As of 20 July 1905,her married name was Dickson.1 She married James Russell Dickson, son of William Dickson and Janet Russell, on 20 July 1905 at 53 East London Street, St Andrew, Edinburgh, ; after publication according to the forms of the Church of Scotland by James R Labiston, Abbey Church. The witnesses were William Dickson and Rachel Scott Brockie.1 Barbara Jenkins Weston died in 1945 at George Square, Edinburgh, Midlothian, .4

Family

James Russell Dickson b. 6 Feb 1875

Citations

  1. [S4] Marriage Certificate, 1905 marriage certificate for James Russell Dickson and Barbara Weston, Saint Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, No 223 of 1905.
  2. [S6] 1891 census, 1891 census, St Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 11, page 4.
  3. [S28] 1901 Census, 1901 census index, Edinburgh, St Andrew; Rd 685/02, Ed 11, page7.
  4. [S35] Scotlands People, online http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Scotlandspeople death index entry; George Square, Edinburgh; Rd 685/05, No 318 of 1945.

Eliza Murray Weston1

F, b. 9 April 1871
Eliza Murray Weston|b. 9 Apr 1871|p84.htm#i2358|Thomas Weston|b. c 1846\nd. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901|p84.htm#i2354|Barbara Russell|b. c 1847\nd. a 20 Jul 1905|p65.htm#i2355|||||||||||||
Father*Thomas Weston1 b. c 1846, d. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901
Mother*Barbara Russell1 b. c 1847, d. a 20 Jul 1905
     Eliza Murray Weston was born on 9 April 1871 at Edinburgh, .1 She was the daughter of Thomas Weston and Barbara Russell.1 She was listed in the 1881 census at St Andrew, Edinburgh, .2 Eliza Murray Weston was a scholar on 3 April 1881 at Edinburgh, .2

Citations

  1. [S12] International Genealogical Index (IGI), UGU extracted entry.
  2. [S7] 1881 Census, 1881 census index, St Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 4, page 8.

Jane S Y Weston1

F, b. circa 1886
Jane S Y Weston|b. c 1886|p84.htm#i2357|Thomas Weston|b. c 1846\nd. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901|p84.htm#i2354|Barbara Russell|b. c 1847\nd. a 20 Jul 1905|p65.htm#i2355|||||||||||||
Father*Thomas Weston1 b. c 1846, d. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901
Mother*Barbara Russell1 b. c 1847, d. a 20 Jul 1905
     Jane S Y Weston was born circa 1886 at Edinburgh, .1 She was the daughter of Thomas Weston and Barbara Russell.1 She was listed in the 1891 census at 8d Queens Place, St Andrew, Edinburgh, .2 Jane S Y Weston was a scholar on 6 April 1891 at Edinburgh, .2 She was listed in the 1901 census at 8 C Queen's Place, St Andrew, Edinburgh, .1 She was a printer's machine assistant on 1 April 1901 at Edinburgh, .1

Citations

  1. [S28] 1901 Census, 1901 census index, Edinburgh, St Andrew; Rd 685/02, Ed 11, page7.
  2. [S6] 1891 census, 1891 census, St Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 11, page 4.

Janet Johnston Weston1

F, b. 9 November 1872
Janet Johnston Weston|b. 9 Nov 1872|p84.htm#i2360|Thomas Weston|b. c 1846\nd. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901|p84.htm#i2354|Barbara Russell|b. c 1847\nd. a 20 Jul 1905|p65.htm#i2355|||||||||||||
Father*Thomas Weston1 b. c 1846, d. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901
Mother*Barbara Russell1 b. c 1847, d. a 20 Jul 1905
     Janet Johnston Weston was born on 9 November 1872 at Edinburgh, .1 She was the daughter of Thomas Weston and Barbara Russell.1

Citations

  1. [S12] International Genealogical Index (IGI), UGU extracted entry.

Robert Weston1

M, b. 18 September 1874
Robert Weston|b. 18 Sep 1874|p84.htm#i2359|Thomas Weston|b. c 1846\nd. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901|p84.htm#i2354|Barbara Russell|b. c 1847\nd. a 20 Jul 1905|p65.htm#i2355|||||||||||||
Father*Thomas Weston1 b. c 1846, d. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901
Mother*Barbara Russell1 b. c 1847, d. a 20 Jul 1905
     Robert Weston was born on 18 September 1874 at Edinburgh, .1 He was the son of Thomas Weston and Barbara Russell.1 He was listed in the 1881 census at St Andrew, Edinburgh, .2 Robert Weston was a scholar on 3 April 1881 at Edinburgh, .2 He was listed in the 1891 census at 8d Queens Place, St Andrew, Edinburgh, .3 He was a glazier on 6 April 1891 at Edinburgh, .3

Citations

  1. [S12] International Genealogical Index (IGI), UGU extracted entry.
  2. [S7] 1881 Census, 1881 census index, St Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 4, page 8.
  3. [S6] 1891 census, 1891 census, St Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 11, page 4.

Thomas Weston1

M, b. circa 1846, d. between 7 April 1891 and 1 April 1901
     Thomas Weston was born circa 1846 at Edinburgh, .2 He married Barbara Russell on 5 August 1870 at Edinburgh, .1,3 Thomas Weston was a glazier on 3 April 1871 at Edinburgh, .2 He and Barbara Russell appeared in the 1871 census at 3 Marshalls Court, St Andrew, Edinburgh, .2 Thomas Weston was a glazier on 3 April 1881 at Edinburgh, .4 He and Barbara Russellappeared in the 1881 census at St Andrew, Edinburgh, .4 Thomas Weston was a glazier on 6 April 1891 at Edinburgh, .5 He and Barbara Russellappeared in the 1891 census at 8d Queens Place, St Andrew, Edinburgh, .5 Thomas Weston died between 7 April 1891 and 1 April 1901.1,6,5 He was a glazier on 20 July 1905.1

Family

Barbara Russell b. c 1847, d. a 20 Jul 1905
Children

Citations

  1. [S4] Marriage Certificate, 1905 marriage certificate for James Russell Dickson and Barbara Weston, Saint Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, No 223 of 1905.
  2. [S18] 1871 census, 1871 census index, St Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 33, page 7.
  3. [S12] International Genealogical Index (IGI), UGU extracted entry.
  4. [S7] 1881 Census, 1881 census index, St Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 4, page 8.
  5. [S6] 1891 census, 1891 census, St Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 11, page 4.
  6. [S28] 1901 Census, 1901 census index, Edinburgh, St Andrew; Rd 685/02, Ed 11, page7.

Thomas R Weston1

M, b. circa 1876
Thomas R Weston|b. c 1876|p84.htm#i2362|Thomas Weston|b. c 1846\nd. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901|p84.htm#i2354|Barbara Russell|b. c 1847\nd. a 20 Jul 1905|p65.htm#i2355|||||||||||||
Father*Thomas Weston1 b. c 1846, d. bt 7 Apr 1891 - 1 Apr 1901
Mother*Barbara Russell1 b. c 1847, d. a 20 Jul 1905
     Thomas R Weston was born circa 1876 at Edinburgh, .1 He was the son of Thomas Weston and Barbara Russell.1 He was listed in the 1881 census at St Andrew, Edinburgh, .1 He was listed in the 1891 census at 8d Queens Place, St Andrew, Edinburgh, .2 Thomas R Weston was a plumber on 6 April 1891 at Edinburgh, .2

Citations

  1. [S7] 1881 Census, 1881 census index, St Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 4, page 8.
  2. [S6] 1891 census, 1891 census, St Andrew, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 11, page 4.

? White1

?, d. before 2 April 1911
? White|d. b 2 Apr 1911|p84.htm#i3051|Stephen White|b. bt 1848 - 1849|p85.htm#i1907|Janet Ross|b. bt 1855 - 1856|p64.htm#i1908|James White|b. 25 Dec 1826\nd. 27 Jul 1895|p84.htm#i888|Agnes Laing|b. bt 1825 - 1826\nd. b 27 Jul 1895|p42.htm#i1904|Alexander Ross|b. bt 1820 - 1821\nd. bt 3 Apr 1881 - 6 Apr 1891|p64.htm#i1913|Isabella White|b. bt 1822 - 1823\nd. 20 Mar 1896|p84.htm#i1902|
Father*Stephen White1 b. bt 1848 - 1849
Mother*Janet Ross1 b. bt 1855 - 1856
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     ? White was the child of Stephen White and Janet Ross.1 ? White died before 2 April 1911.1

Citations

  1. [S66] 1911 Census, 1911 census for Edinburgh; 1911     WHITE     STEPHEN     M     62     LEITH SOUTH     EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     692/02 052/00 014.     

Agnes White1

F, b. circa 1819, d. before 6 December 1848
Agnes White|b. c 1819\nd. b 6 Dec 1848|p84.htm#i227|Stephen White|b. 18 Nov 1791\nd. 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i243|Janet Hamilton|b. bt 1792 - 1793\nd. 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i328|Robert White|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i352|Janet Hall|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p34.htm#i353|Robert Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i472|Jane Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i473|
Father*Stephen White2 b. 18 Nov 1791, d. 8 Aug 1872
Mother*Janet Hamilton3 b. bt 1792 - 1793, d. 7 Mar 1873
ChartsMaternal ancestors
Relationship3rd great-grandmother of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Agnes White was born between 1817 and 1821 at Midlothian, .4 She was born circa 1819.5 She was the daughter of Stephen White and Janet Hamilton.2,3 Marriage banns for Agnes White and James Russell were published on 19 July 1840 at Canongate, Edinburgh, ; 17th July 1840: Russel & White - James, Sawyer, No 9 Couper Street North Leith, and Agnes White, residing with her Father, Stephen White, Cowfeeder, No 217 Canongate, Parish of New Street, and in the Original Parish of Canongate, gave up their names for Proclamation of Marriage Certified by the above named Stephen White, John Murray, Carpenter, No 9 Couper Street, North Leith and Mr Robert Mitchell, one of the Elders of New Street Parish. The above named Partes were three times regularly Proclaimed in the Parish Churches of Canongate, and New Street, on Sabbath the 19th Current, and no objection being offered, they were Married on the 24th Current by the Rev William Bruce, one of the Secession Ministers of Edinburgh.6 As of 24 July 1840,her married name was Russell.1,2 Agnes White married James Russell, son of James Russell and Margaret Armstrong, on 24 July 1840 at Leith, Midlothian, ; James Russell, Sawyer, 6 Couper Street North Leith & Agnes White, 217 Canongate Edin daughter of Stephen White, Cowfeeder there, were proclaimed the 19th & Married the 24th July 1840 by the Rev'd William Bruce, Min'r Edin.1,7 Agnes White lived with Stephen White and Janet Hamilton on 24 July 1840 at 217 Canongate, Edinburgh, .2,6 Agnes White and James Russell appeared in the 1841 census at Couper Street, North Leith, Midlothian, .8 Agnes White was associated with James Russell occupation - spirit dealer in 1848 at 7 Shakespeare Square, Edinburgh, .9 Agnes White died before 6 December 1848; of decline.5 She was buried on 6 December 1848 at Calton Burying Ground, Edinburgh, ; in New Groundi S lair[?] of Mr Stephen White purchase.5

Family

James Russell b. c 31 Mar 1813, d. 8 Jan 1857
Children

Citations

  1. [S2] Death Certificate, Janet Russell (Dickson)'s death certificate. No 93 of 1915; Rd 685/4, St Giles, Edinburgh. Transcript of fiche in GROS.
  2. [S9] OPR "Leith North OPR, August 1840. Certified extract from GROS."
  3. [S15] 1851 Census, Canongate. Edinburgh. Rd 685/3, Enum Book 14, schedule 4. SOG microfilm 2431.
  4. [S22] 1841 Census, 1841 census index; Leith, Midlothian; Rd 692/1, Ed 58, page 7. From search at freecen.rootsweb.com om 18 Jan 2005.
  5. [S9] OPR "1848 OPR burial for Agnes White or Russell; Leith South, Edinburgh OPR burial register; OPR 692/02 0391."
  6. [S9] OPR "1840 Canongate, Edinburgh; RD 685-3/29, frame 7942. Transcribed from microfilm at GRO(S)."
  7. [S9] OPR "Leith North OPR; Rd 692/1, August 1840. Certified extract from GROS."
  8. [S22] 1841 Census, 1841 census index; Leith, Midlothian; Rd 692/1, Ed10/01, page 1. From search at freecen.rootsweb.com om 18 Jan 2005 and image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  9. [S25] Edinburgh Directory 1848, pages 110 & 222.
  10. [S15] 1851 Census, St Andrew Parish, Edinburgh; Rd 685/1, volume 740, enumeration book 8, schedule 31.

Agnes White1

F, b. circa 1886
Agnes White|b. c 1886|p84.htm#i3047|Stephen White|b. bt 1848 - 1849|p85.htm#i1907|Janet Ross|b. bt 1855 - 1856|p64.htm#i1908|James White|b. 25 Dec 1826\nd. 27 Jul 1895|p84.htm#i888|Agnes Laing|b. bt 1825 - 1826\nd. b 27 Jul 1895|p42.htm#i1904|Alexander Ross|b. bt 1820 - 1821\nd. bt 3 Apr 1881 - 6 Apr 1891|p64.htm#i1913|Isabella White|b. bt 1822 - 1823\nd. 20 Mar 1896|p84.htm#i1902|
Father*Stephen White1 b. bt 1848 - 1849
Mother*Janet Ross1 b. bt 1855 - 1856
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Agnes White was born circa 1886 at St Giles, Edinburgh, .1 She was the daughter of Stephen White and Janet Ross.1 She was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1891 census at 1 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, .1 She was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1901 census at 1 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, .2 Agnes White was a milliner on 1 April 1901 at Leith, .2 She was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1911 census at 8 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, ,, when the family of seven was living in seven rooms.3 Agnes White was a typist and shorthand writerfor a grain merchant on 2 April 1911 at Leith, .3

Citations

  1. [S6] 1891 census, 1891 census index and transcript; Parish: Leith South; ED: 49; Page: 8;.
  2. [S28] 1901 Census, 1901 census index and transcript; Parish: Leith; ED: 47B; Page: 42;.
  3. [S66] 1911 Census, 1911 census for Edinburgh; 1911     WHITE     STEPHEN     M     62     LEITH SOUTH     EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     692/02 052/00 014.     

Alexander White1

M, b. 29 January 1878
Alexander White|b. 29 Jan 1878|p84.htm#i1910|Stephen White|b. bt 1848 - 1849|p85.htm#i1907|Janet Ross|b. bt 1855 - 1856|p64.htm#i1908|James White|b. 25 Dec 1826\nd. 27 Jul 1895|p84.htm#i888|Agnes Laing|b. bt 1825 - 1826\nd. b 27 Jul 1895|p42.htm#i1904|Alexander Ross|b. bt 1820 - 1821\nd. bt 3 Apr 1881 - 6 Apr 1891|p64.htm#i1913|Isabella White|b. bt 1822 - 1823\nd. 20 Mar 1896|p84.htm#i1902|
Father*Stephen White1 b. bt 1848 - 1849
Mother*Janet Ross1 b. bt 1855 - 1856
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Alexander White was born on 29 January 1878 at Brunstane Farm, Liberton, Edinburgh, ; at 1.20 pm.1,2 He was the son of Stephen White and Janet Ross.1 He was listed in the 1881 census at 3 East Thomas Street, South Leith, Edinburgh, .1 He was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1891 census at 1 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, .3 Alexander White was a telegraph messenger on 6 April 1891 at Edinburgh, .3

Citations

  1. [S11] 1881 British Census and National Index, 1881 census Cd, South Leith, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 18, page 2.
  2. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1878 Birth certificate for Alexander White, Liberton, Edinburgh; Rd 693, No 13 of 1878. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  3. [S6] 1891 census, 1891 census index and transcript; Parish: Leith South; ED: 49; Page: 8;.

Archibald White1

M, b. circa 1888
Archibald White|b. c 1888|p84.htm#i3048|Stephen White|b. bt 1848 - 1849|p85.htm#i1907|Janet Ross|b. bt 1855 - 1856|p64.htm#i1908|James White|b. 25 Dec 1826\nd. 27 Jul 1895|p84.htm#i888|Agnes Laing|b. bt 1825 - 1826\nd. b 27 Jul 1895|p42.htm#i1904|Alexander Ross|b. bt 1820 - 1821\nd. bt 3 Apr 1881 - 6 Apr 1891|p64.htm#i1913|Isabella White|b. bt 1822 - 1823\nd. 20 Mar 1896|p84.htm#i1902|
Father*Stephen White1 b. bt 1848 - 1849
Mother*Janet Ross1 b. bt 1855 - 1856
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Archibald White was born circa 1888 at St Giles, Edinburgh, .1 He was the son of Stephen White and Janet Ross.1 He was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1891 census at 1 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, .1 He was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1901 census at 1 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, .2 Archibald White was a grocers apprentice on 1 April 1901 at Leith, .2 He was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1911 census at 8 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, ,, when the family of seven was living in seven rooms.3 Archibald White was an engineer fitter on 2 April 1911 at Leith, .3

Citations

  1. [S6] 1891 census, 1891 census index and transcript; Parish: Leith South; ED: 49; Page: 8;.
  2. [S28] 1901 Census, 1901 census index and transcript; Parish: Leith; ED: 47B; Page: 42;.
  3. [S66] 1911 Census, 1911 census for Edinburgh; 1911     WHITE     STEPHEN     M     62     LEITH SOUTH     EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     692/02 052/00 014.     

Isabella White1

F, b. between 1822 and 1823, d. 20 March 1896
Isabella White|b. bt 1822 - 1823\nd. 20 Mar 1896|p84.htm#i1902|Stephen White|b. 18 Nov 1791\nd. 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i243|Janet Hamilton|b. bt 1792 - 1793\nd. 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i328|Robert White|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i352|Janet Hall|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p34.htm#i353|Robert Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i472|Jane Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i473|
Father*Stephen White1 b. 18 Nov 1791, d. 8 Aug 1872
Mother*Janet Hamilton1 b. bt 1792 - 1793, d. 7 Mar 1873
Relationship4th great-aunt of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Isabella White was born between 1821 and 1826 at England, .1 She was born between 1822 and 1823 at England, .2 She was the daughter of Stephen White and Janet Hamilton.1 She was listed in the 1841 census at 217 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .3 Isabella White and Stephen White lived on 9 June 1845 at 217 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .4 Marriage banns for Isabella White and Alexander Ross were published three times on Sunday on 15 June 1845 at Parish Church, Canongate, Edinburgh, .4 As of 20 June 1845,her married name was Ross.5,4 Isabella White married Alexander Ross on 20 June 1845 at Canongate, Edinburgh, , by the Rev William Bruce one of the Burgher Ministers of Edinburgh.5,4 She was listed in the 1861 census at 471 Lawnmarket, St Giles, Edinburgh, ,, when the family of three plus a servant, Catherine Frenchm plus Margaret's sister Isabella, and her husband and four children were all living in 2 rooms.2 Her daughter Agnes married Archibald Thomson Donaldson on 13 September 1870 at 13 Greenside Street, St Andrew, Edinburgh, ; after Banns according to the forms of the U P Church by William Bruce, Minister of United Presbyterian Church, Edinburgh. The witnesses were James Donaldson and Isabella Ross.6,7,8 Isabella White and Alexander Ross appeared in the 1871 census at 13 Greenside Street, Greenside, St Andrews, Edinburgh, ,, when the family of nine plus five servants were living in six rooms.6 As of 1875, Isabella White was also known as Isabella White.5 She and Alexander Ross lived before 4 June 1875 at Lynes Mill, Old Toll, Peebles, .5 Her daughter Isabella married Adam Thomson on 31 December 1878 at Peebles, ; after banns according to the Forms of the United Presbyterian Church by R Burgess. The witnesses were Christina Oldham and Robert Smith.9,10 Isabella White and Alexander Rossappeared in the 1881 census at High Street, Peebles, Peeblesshire, .11 Her husband Alexander died between 3 April 1881 and 6 April 1891.5,12,11,9 Isabella White was an annuitant on 6 April 1891 at Edinburgh, .9 She was listed as a member of the household of Isabella Ross in the 1891 census at 53 (3) Dumbiedykes Rd, Canongate, Edinburgh, .9 Her daughter Isabella married James Johnstone on 7 April 1893 at 15 Mayfield Road, Newington, Edinburgh, ; after publication according to the Forms of the Free Church by F[?] W Paterson, Minister of Moray Free Church Edinburgh. The witnesses were Alexander Ross and Christina Ross.13,14 Isabella White lived before 20 March 1896 at 22 Springwell Place, Edinburgh, .12 She died on 20 March 1896 at Craigleith Hospital, Edinburgh, ; at 1.30 pm. The cause of death was epilepsy and senile debility; certified by ? Cookes MB and registered by her son James.5,12

Family

Alexander Ross b. bt 1820 - 1821, d. bt 3 Apr 1881 - 6 Apr 1891
Children

Citations

  1. [S22] 1841 Census, 1841 census index at http://freecen.rootsweb.com
  2. [S8] 1861 Census, 1861 census, St Giles, Edinburgh; Rd 685/04, Ed 11/04, page 7. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  3. [S22] 1841 Census, 1841 census index at http://freecen.rootsweb.com; Ed 685, Ed 36, folio 36, page 1 and image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk; Rd 685/03, Ed 36/03, page 1.
  4. [S9] OPR "OPR marriage entry for Isabella White &Alexander Ross; 20/06/1845     WHITE     ISABELLA     ALEXANDER ROSS/FR8028          CANONGATE     EDINBURGH CITY CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     685/03 0290 0396."
  5. [S4] Marriage Certificate, 1875 marriage certificate for Stephen White & Janet Ross, Peebles, Rd 768, No 9 of 1875. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  6. [S18] 1871 census, 1871 census for St Andrews, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 19/02, page 4.
  7. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1870 birth certificate for Archibald Donaldson, St Giles, Edinburgh; Rd 685/04, Ni 1156 of 1870.
  8. [S4] Marriage Certificate, 1876 marriage certificate for Agnes Ross & A T Donaldson; 1870     DONALDSON     A T     ROSS     AGNES     ST ANDREW (EDINBURGH)     EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     685/02 0256.
  9. [S6] 1891 census, 1891 census index and transcript; Parish: Edinburgh St Cuthberts; ED: 48; Page: 16.
  10. [S4] Marriage Certificate, 1879 marriage certificate for Isabella Ross & Adam Thomson; 1879     THOMSON     ADAM     ROSS     ISABELLA     PEEBLES     /PEEBLES     768/00 0001.
  11. [S11] 1881 British Census and National Index, 1881 census for Peebles, Peeblesshire; Rd 768, Ed 5, page 14.
  12. [S2] Death Certificate, 1896 death certificate for Isabella Ross m.s. White, St George, Edinburgh; Rd 685/01, No 298 of 1896.
  13. [S2] Death Certificate, 1925 death certificate for Isabella Johnstone m.s. Ross; 1925     THOMSON     ISABELLA           JOHNSTONE ROSS     F     72     ST BERNARD     EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     685/01 0194.
  14. [S4] Marriage Certificate, 1893 marriage certificate for Isabella Ross & James Johnston; 1893     JOHNSTON     JAMES     ROSS     ISABELLA     NEWINGTON     EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     685/05 0134.

Isabella White1

F, b. between 1879 and 1880
Isabella White|b. bt 1879 - 1880|p84.htm#i1911|Stephen White|b. bt 1848 - 1849|p85.htm#i1907|Janet Ross|b. bt 1855 - 1856|p64.htm#i1908|James White|b. 25 Dec 1826\nd. 27 Jul 1895|p84.htm#i888|Agnes Laing|b. bt 1825 - 1826\nd. b 27 Jul 1895|p42.htm#i1904|Alexander Ross|b. bt 1820 - 1821\nd. bt 3 Apr 1881 - 6 Apr 1891|p64.htm#i1913|Isabella White|b. bt 1822 - 1823\nd. 20 Mar 1896|p84.htm#i1902|
Father*Stephen White1 b. bt 1848 - 1849
Mother*Janet Ross1 b. bt 1855 - 1856
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Isabella White was born between 1879 and 1880 at Edinburgh, .1 She was the daughter of Stephen White and Janet Ross.1 She was listed in the 1881 census at 3 East Thomas Street, South Leith, Edinburgh, .1 She was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1891 census at 1 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, .2 Isabella White was a scholar on 6 April 1891 at Edinburgh, .2 She was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1901 census at 1 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, .3 Isabella White was a shorthand writer and typist on 1 April 1901 at Leith, .3 She was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1911 census at 8 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, ,, when the family of seven was living in seven rooms.4 Isabella White was a typist and shorthand writer in law firm on 2 April 1911 at Leith, .4

Citations

  1. [S11] 1881 British Census and National Index, 1881 census Cd, South Leith, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 18, page 2.
  2. [S6] 1891 census, 1891 census index and transcript; Parish: Leith South; ED: 49; Page: 8;.
  3. [S28] 1901 Census, 1901 census index and transcript; Parish: Leith; ED: 47B; Page: 42;.
  4. [S66] 1911 Census, 1911 census for Edinburgh; 1911     WHITE     STEPHEN     M     62     LEITH SOUTH     EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     692/02 052/00 014.     

James White1

M, b. 17 August 1863
James White|b. 17 Aug 1863|p84.htm#i359|Robert White|b. 24 May 1824\nd. 19 Apr 1896|p84.htm#i330|Jane Finlay|b. c 3 Apr 1831\nd. 17 Nov 1890|p29.htm#i356|Stephen White|b. 18 Nov 1791\nd. 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i243|Janet Hamilton|b. bt 1792 - 1793\nd. 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i328|Robert Finlay|d. b 1890|p29.htm#i666|Marion McHold|d. b 1890|p49.htm#i667|
Father*Robert White1 b. 24 May 1824, d. 19 Apr 1896
Mother*Jane Finlay1 b. c 3 Apr 1831, d. 17 Nov 1890
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     James White was born on 17 August 1863 at 131 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, ; at 4h am.2,3 He was the son of Robert White and Jane Finlay.1 James White was born circa 3 April 1864 at Edinburgh, .4 He was born circa 3 April 1865 at Edinburgh, .1 He lived with Robert White and Jane Finlay on 20 January 1869 at 131 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .5 James White appeared in the household of Robert White in the 1871 census at 217 Canongate, Edinburgh, ,, 3 children aged 6-13 attending school or being educated at home. 3 rooms with 1 or more windows. Only people at 217 Canongate.4 James White was scholar on 3 April 1871 at 217 Canongate, Edinburgh, .4 He appeared in the household of Robert White in the 1881 census at Peirsfield Cottage, South Leith, Midlothian, .1 James White was dairymaid asst on 3 April 1881 at Peirsfield Cottage, Edinburgh, Midlothian, .1 His parent Jane Finlay died on 17 November 1890 at 3 Prospect Place, Edinburgh, ; at 1:00 pm. The cause of death was acute brights disease & uraemic convulsions 2 days, certified by James Harvey MBCM.6,7 James White appeared in the household of Robert White in the 1891 census at 3 Prospect Place, Edinburgh, ,, 3 rooms with one or more windows.8 James White was preserved meat manufacturer on 3 April 1891 at Edinburgh, .8 His parent Robert White died on 19 April 1896 at 3 Prospect Place, Edinburgh, , at age 71; at 8:10 pm. The cause of death was old age & debility.9

Citations

  1. [S11] 1881 British Census and National Index, Rd 692/2 Enum dist 1 page 6.
  2. [S12] International Genealogical Index (IGI), search for children of Robert White & Jane ?, Midlothian, 1855-1865.
  3. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1863 birth certificate, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 933 of 1863. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  4. [S18] 1871 census, New Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/3, ED 77, schedule 2. Transcript from microfilm at GROS.
  5. [S2] Death Certificate, 1869 death certificate, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 95 of 1869. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  6. [S6] 1891 census, Inference from Edinburgh Canongate, Rd 685/3, Enum book 45. p5. CEB image downloaded 31/12/01.
  7. [S2] Death Certificate, 1890, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 718 of 1890. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  8. [S6] 1891 census, Edinburgh Canongate, Rd 685/3, Enum book 45. p5. CEB image downloaded 31/12/01.
  9. [S2] Death Certificate, 1896, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/3 No 246 of 1896. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.

James White1

M, b. 19 December 1861, d. 5 October 1862
James White|b. 19 Dec 1861\nd. 5 Oct 1862|p84.htm#i490|Robert White|b. 24 May 1824\nd. 19 Apr 1896|p84.htm#i330|Jane Finlay|b. c 3 Apr 1831\nd. 17 Nov 1890|p29.htm#i356|Stephen White|b. 18 Nov 1791\nd. 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i243|Janet Hamilton|b. bt 1792 - 1793\nd. 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i328|Robert Finlay|d. b 1890|p29.htm#i666|Marion McHold|d. b 1890|p49.htm#i667|
Father*Robert White1 b. 24 May 1824, d. 19 Apr 1896
Mother*Jane Finlay1 b. c 3 Apr 1831, d. 17 Nov 1890
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     James White was born on 19 December 1861 at 119 Canongate, Edinburgh, ; at 10h 15m am.1,2 He was the son of Robert White and Jane Finlay.1 James White died on 5 October 1862 at 131 Canongate, Edinburgh, ; at 10:00 am. The cause of death was hydrocephalus, certified by H A Alexander MD.3

Citations

  1. [S12] International Genealogical Index (IGI), search for children of Robert White & Jane ?, Midlothian, 1855-1865.
  2. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1862 birth certificate, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/3, No 25 of 1862. Transcribed from image at GRO(S).
  3. [S2] Death Certificate, 1862, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/3, No 1048 of 1862. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.

James White1

M, b. 25 December 1826, d. 27 July 1895
James White|b. 25 Dec 1826\nd. 27 Jul 1895|p84.htm#i888|Stephen White|b. 18 Nov 1791\nd. 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i243|Janet Hamilton|b. bt 1792 - 1793\nd. 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i328|Robert White|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i352|Janet Hall|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p34.htm#i353|Robert Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i472|Jane Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i473|
Father*Stephen White1 b. 18 Nov 1791, d. 8 Aug 1872
Mother*Janet Hamilton1 b. bt 1792 - 1793, d. 7 Mar 1873
Relationship4th great-uncle of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     James White was christened on 25 December 1826 at Norham, Northumberland, .1 He was the son of Stephen White and Janet Hamilton.1 He was listed in the 1841 census at 217 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .2 James White was a flesher on 3 December 1847 at Edinburgh, .3 He and Stephen White lived on 3 December 1847 at 217 Canongate, .3 Marriage banns for James White and Agnes Laing were published on 5 December 1847 at Canongate, Edinburgh, .4,3 James White was a cowfeeder on 8 April 1861 at Canongate, Edinburgh, .5 He and Agnes Laing appeared in the 1861 census at 9 Tolbooth Wynd, Canongate, Edinburgh, ,, when the family of three were living in two rooms.5 James White was an agricultural labourer on 3 April 1871 at Liberton, Edinburgh, .6 He and Agnes Laing appeared in the 1871 census at Brunstane, Liberton, Edinburgh, ,, where the family of 4 were living in 2 rooms.6 James White registered the death of his nephew Stephen Rennie on 20 August 1874 at Brunstain Farm, Liberton, Edinburgh, ; at 6.20 am. The cause of death was phthisis pulmonaris which had lasted for 18 months; certified by AH Balfour, Surgoen, and registered by his uncle James.7 His child Stephen married Janet Ross on 4 June 1875 at Lynes Mill, Old Toll, Peebles, ; after banns according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland by Colin A Campbell. The witnesses were Alex Watson and Isabella Ross.8,9 James White was a dairyman on 3 April 1881 at South Leith, Edinburgh, .8 He and Agnes Laingappeared in the 1881 census at 3 East Thomas Street, South Leith, Edinburgh, .8 James White was a chemical works labourer on 6 April 1891 at Edinburgh, .10 He was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1891 census at 1 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, .10 James White was a butcher before 27 July 1895 at South Leith, Edinburgh, .11 He lived before 27 July 1895 at 1 Eastfield, South Leith, Edinburgh, .11 His wife Agnes died before 27 July 1895.11 James White died on 27 July 1895 at 1 Eastfield, Leith, Edinburgh, , at age 68; at 6.00 pm. The cause of death was cerebral haemorrhage certified by A Cowan Guthrie MB, and registered by his son Stephen.11

Family

Agnes Laing b. bt 1825 - 1826, d. b 27 Jul 1895
Child

Citations

  1. [S12] International Genealogical Index (IGI), From search of familysearch website for children of Stephen White & Jane in Northumberland.
  2. [S22] 1841 Census, 1841 census index at http://freecen.rootsweb.com; Ed 685, Ed 36, folio 36, page 1 and image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk; Rd 685/03, Ed 36/03, page 1.
  3. [S9] OPR "1847 opr banns for James White & Agnes Laing; 03/12/1847     WHITE     JAMES     AGNES LAING/FR8070     M     CANONGATE     EDINBURGH CITY CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     685/03 0290 0479."
  4. [S12] International Genealogical Index (IGI), IGI extracted entry.
  5. [S8] 1861 Census, 1861 census, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, Ed 81/03, page 13. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  6. [S18] 1871 census, 1871 census, Liberton, Edinburgh; Rd 692/00, Ed 4, page 21. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  7. [S2] Death Certificate, 1874 death certificate for Stephen Rennie, Liberton, Edinburgh; Rd 693, No 61 of 1874. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  8. [S11] 1881 British Census and National Index, 1881 census Cd, South Leith, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 18, page 2.
  9. [S4] Marriage Certificate, 1875 marriage certificate for Stephen White & Janet Ross, Peebles, Rd 768, No 9 of 1875. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  10. [S6] 1891 census, 1891 census index and transcript; Parish: Leith South; ED: 49; Page: 8;.
  11. [S2] Death Certificate, 1897 death certificate for James WHite, South Leith, Edinburgh; Rd 692/02, No 614 of 1895. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.

James White1

M, b. circa 1896
James White|b. c 1896|p84.htm#i3050|Stephen White|b. bt 1848 - 1849|p85.htm#i1907|Janet Ross|b. bt 1855 - 1856|p64.htm#i1908|James White|b. 25 Dec 1826\nd. 27 Jul 1895|p84.htm#i888|Agnes Laing|b. bt 1825 - 1826\nd. b 27 Jul 1895|p42.htm#i1904|Alexander Ross|b. bt 1820 - 1821\nd. bt 3 Apr 1881 - 6 Apr 1891|p64.htm#i1913|Isabella White|b. bt 1822 - 1823\nd. 20 Mar 1896|p84.htm#i1902|
Father*Stephen White1 b. bt 1848 - 1849
Mother*Janet Ross1 b. bt 1855 - 1856
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     James White was born circa 1896 at Leith, Midlothiam.1 He was the son of Stephen White and Janet Ross.1 He was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1901 census at 1 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, .1 James White was a scholar on 1 April 1901 at Leith, .1 He was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1911 census at 8 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, ,, when the family of seven was living in seven rooms.2 James White was an engineer & millwright on 2 April 1911 at Leith, .2 He lived on 7 July 1934 at 132 Restalrig Road South, Edinburgh, .3

Citations

  1. [S28] 1901 Census, 1901 census index and transcript; Parish: Leith; ED: 47B; Page: 42;.
  2. [S66] 1911 Census, 1911 census for Edinburgh; 1911     WHITE     STEPHEN     M     62     LEITH SOUTH     EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     692/02 052/00 014.     
  3. [S2] Death Certificate, 1934 death certificate for Stephen White, South Leith, Edinburgh; Rd 685/10, No 569 of 1934. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.

Jane White1

F, b. between 1816 and 1821
Jane White|b. bt 1816 - 1821|p84.htm#i329|Stephen White|b. 18 Nov 1791\nd. 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i243|Janet Hamilton|b. bt 1792 - 1793\nd. 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i328|Robert White|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i352|Janet Hall|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p34.htm#i353|Robert Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i472|Jane Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i473|
Father*Stephen White1 b. 18 Nov 1791, d. 8 Aug 1872
Mother*Janet Hamilton1 b. bt 1792 - 1793, d. 7 Mar 1873
Relationship4th great-aunt of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Jane White was born between 1812 and 1813 at Tweedmill, Berwickshire, .2 She was born circa 31 March 1813 at England, .1 She was born between 1816 and 1821 at Midlothian, .3 She was the daughter of Stephen White and Janet Hamilton.1 Jane White was born between 1819 and 1820 at Tweedmill, Berwickshire, .4 She was listed in the 1841 census at 217 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .5 She appeared in the household of Stephen White in the 1851 census at 217 Canongate, Edinburgh, ,, only occupants of building.1 Jane White was dairyman's daughter on 31 March 1851 at 217 Canongate, Edinburgh, .1 She was listed in the 1861 census at 217 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, ,, then the family of six plus two servants, Mary Kerr and Saragh Brown, were living in four rooms.2 She was listed in the 1871 census at 9 Tolbooth Wynd, Canongate, Edinburgh, ,, when the family of four were living in 1 room.4

Citations

  1. [S15] 1851 Census, Canongate. Edinburgh. Rd 685/3, Enum Book 14, schedule 4. SOG microfilm 2431.
  2. [S8] 1861 Census, 1861 census, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, Ed 79/03, page 1. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  3. [S22] 1841 Census, 1841 census index at http://freecen.rootsweb.com; Ed 685, Ed 36, folio 36, page 1.
  4. [S18] 1871 census, 1871 census, Canongate, Edinburgh Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  5. [S22] 1841 Census, 1841 census index at http://freecen.rootsweb.com; Ed 685, Ed 36, folio 36, page 1 and image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk; Rd 685/03, Ed 36/03, page 1.

Janet White1

F, b. 2 December 1859
Janet White|b. 2 Dec 1859|p84.htm#i358|Robert White|b. 24 May 1824\nd. 19 Apr 1896|p84.htm#i330|Jane Finlay|b. c 3 Apr 1831\nd. 17 Nov 1890|p29.htm#i356|Stephen White|b. 18 Nov 1791\nd. 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i243|Janet Hamilton|b. bt 1792 - 1793\nd. 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i328|Robert Finlay|d. b 1890|p29.htm#i666|Marion McHold|d. b 1890|p49.htm#i667|
Father*Robert White1 b. 24 May 1824, d. 19 Apr 1896
Mother*Jane Finlay1 b. c 3 Apr 1831, d. 17 Nov 1890
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Janet White was born on 2 December 1859 at Munros Close, 119 Canongate, Edinburgh, ; at 8:35 am.2,1,3,4 She was the daughter of Robert White and Jane Finlay.1 She was listed in the 1861 census at Munroes Close, Canongate, Edinburgh, ,, when the family of five were living in two rooms.5 Janet White lived with Robert White and Jane Finlay on 19 December 1861 at 119 Canongate, Edinburgh, .6 Janet White lived with Robert White and Jane Finlay on 17 August 1863 at 131 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .7 Janet White lived with Robert White and Jane Finlay on 20 January 1869 at 131 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .8 Janet White appeared in the household of Robert White in the 1871 census at 217 Canongate, Edinburgh, ,, 3 children aged 6-13 attending school or being educated at home. 3 rooms with 1 or more windows. Only people at 217 Canongate.4 Janet White was scholar on 3 April 1871 at 217 Canongate, Edinburgh, .4 She appeared in the household of Robert White in the 1881 census at Peirsfield Cottage, South Leith, Midlothian, .1 Janet White was dairymaid on 3 April 1881 at Peirsfield Cottage, South Leith, Midlothian, .1 Her parent Jane Finlay died on 17 November 1890 at 3 Prospect Place, Edinburgh, ; at 1:00 pm. The cause of death was acute brights disease & uraemic convulsions 2 days, certified by James Harvey MBCM.9,10 Her parent Robert White died on 19 April 1896 at 3 Prospect Place, Edinburgh, , at age 71; at 8:10 pm. The cause of death was old age & debility.11

Citations

  1. [S11] 1881 British Census and National Index, Rd 692/2 Enum dist 1 page 6.
  2. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1859, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 1105 of 1859. Certificate printed at GROS.
  3. [S12] International Genealogical Index (IGI), search for children of Robert White & Jane ?, Midlothian, 1855-1865.
  4. [S18] 1871 census, New Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/3, ED 77, schedule 2. Transcript from microfilm at GROS.
  5. [S8] 1861 Census, 1861 census, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, Ed 83/03, page 7. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  6. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1862 birth certificate, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/3, No 25 of 1862. Transcribed from image at GRO(S).
  7. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1863 birth certificate, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 933 of 1863. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  8. [S2] Death Certificate, 1869 death certificate, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 95 of 1869. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  9. [S6] 1891 census, Inference from Edinburgh Canongate, Rd 685/3, Enum book 45. p5. CEB image downloaded 31/12/01.
  10. [S2] Death Certificate, 1890, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 718 of 1890. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  11. [S2] Death Certificate, 1896, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/3 No 246 of 1896. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.

Janet White1

F, b. circa 1892
Janet White|b. c 1892|p84.htm#i3049|Stephen White|b. bt 1848 - 1849|p85.htm#i1907|Janet Ross|b. bt 1855 - 1856|p64.htm#i1908|James White|b. 25 Dec 1826\nd. 27 Jul 1895|p84.htm#i888|Agnes Laing|b. bt 1825 - 1826\nd. b 27 Jul 1895|p42.htm#i1904|Alexander Ross|b. bt 1820 - 1821\nd. bt 3 Apr 1881 - 6 Apr 1891|p64.htm#i1913|Isabella White|b. bt 1822 - 1823\nd. 20 Mar 1896|p84.htm#i1902|
Father*Stephen White1 b. bt 1848 - 1849
Mother*Janet Ross1 b. bt 1855 - 1856
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Janet White was born circa 1892 at Leith, Midlothiam.1 She was the daughter of Stephen White and Janet Ross.1 She was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1901 census at 1 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, .1 Janet White was a scholar on 1 April 1901 at Leith, .1 She was listed as a member of the household of Stephen White in the 1911 census at 8 Eastfield, Leith South, Leith, ,, when the family of seven was living in seven rooms.2 Janet White was a typist and shorthand writerfor a provision merchant on 2 April 1911 at Leith, .2

Citations

  1. [S28] 1901 Census, 1901 census index and transcript; Parish: Leith; ED: 47B; Page: 42;.
  2. [S66] 1911 Census, 1911 census for Edinburgh; 1911     WHITE     STEPHEN     M     62     LEITH SOUTH     EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     692/02 052/00 014.     

Jas White1

M, b. between 1875 and 1876, d. before 1896
Jas White|b. bt 1875 - 1876\nd. b 1896|p84.htm#i1909|Stephen White|b. bt 1848 - 1849|p85.htm#i1907|Janet Ross|b. bt 1855 - 1856|p64.htm#i1908|James White|b. 25 Dec 1826\nd. 27 Jul 1895|p84.htm#i888|Agnes Laing|b. bt 1825 - 1826\nd. b 27 Jul 1895|p42.htm#i1904|Alexander Ross|b. bt 1820 - 1821\nd. bt 3 Apr 1881 - 6 Apr 1891|p64.htm#i1913|Isabella White|b. bt 1822 - 1823\nd. 20 Mar 1896|p84.htm#i1902|
Father*Stephen White1 b. bt 1848 - 1849
Mother*Janet Ross1 b. bt 1855 - 1856
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Jas White was born between 1875 and 1876 at Liberton, Edinburgh, .1 He was the son of Stephen White and Janet Ross.1 Jas White lived with Stephen White and Janet Ross on 29 January 1878 at Brunstane Farm, Liberton, Edinburgh, .2 He was listed in the 1881 census at 3 East Thomas Street, South Leith, Edinburgh, .1 Jas White was a scholar on 3 April 1881 at South Leith, Edinburgh, .1 He died before 1896.3

Citations

  1. [S11] 1881 British Census and National Index, 1881 census Cd, South Leith, Edinburgh; Rd 685/02, Ed 18, page 2.
  2. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1878 Birth certificate for Alexander White, Liberton, Edinburgh; Rd 693, No 13 of 1878. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  3. [S66] 1911 Census, 1911 census for Edinburgh; 1911     WHITE     STEPHEN     M     62     LEITH SOUTH     EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     692/02 052/00 014.     

Jessie White1

F, b. circa 1868
     Jessie White was born circa 1868 at Glasgow, .1 She was listed in the 1881 census at 76 Landressy St, Barony, Lanarkshire, .1 She was a scholar on 3 April 1881 at Barony, Lanarkshire, .1

Citations

  1. [S11] 1881 British Census and National Index, 1881 census, Barony, Lanarkshire; Rd 644/04, Ed 78, page 1.

Margaret White1

F, b. between 1816 and 1817, d. 5 May 1861
Margaret White|b. bt 1816 - 1817\nd. 5 May 1861|p84.htm#i1901|Stephen White|b. 18 Nov 1791\nd. 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i243|Janet Hamilton|b. bt 1792 - 1793\nd. 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i328|Robert White|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i352|Janet Hall|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p34.htm#i353|Robert Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i472|Jane Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i473|
Father*Stephen White1 b. 18 Nov 1791, d. 8 Aug 1872
Mother*Janet Hamilton1 b. bt 1792 - 1793, d. 7 Mar 1873
Relationship4th great-aunt of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Margaret White was born between 1816 and 1817 at England, .2 She was the daughter of Stephen White and Janet Hamilton.1 Margaret White was born between 1817 and 1821 at England, .1 She was listed in the 1841 census at 217 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .3 She and Stephen White lived on 12 June 1846 at 217 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .4 Marriage banns for Margaret White and Peter Wilkie were published three times on Sunday on 14 June 1846 at Canongate Parish Church, Canongate, Edinburgh, .4 As of 19 June 1846,her married name was Wilkie.5 Margaret White married Peter Wilkie, son of Thomas Wilkie and Margaret Esson, on 19 June 1846 at Canongate, Edinburgh, , They were married by Rev'd William Bruce, one of the Burgher Ministers of Edinburgh.5,4 She was listed as a member of the household of Peter Wilkie in the 1851 census at Wilson's Land, Canongate, Edinburgh, .6 Margaret White and Peter Wilkie lived before 24 June 1858 at 471 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh, .7 Her husband Peter died on 24 June 1858 at 471 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh, ; at 9.35 am. The cause of death was phthisis, certified by W A Gray MD, and registered by his father-in-law Stephen White.8,7 Margaret White was a dairywoman on 8 April 1861 at St Giles, Edinburgh, .2 She appeared in the 1861 census at 471 Lawnmarket, St Giles, Edinburgh, ,, when the family of three plus a servant, Catherine Frenchm plus Margaret's sister Isabella, and her husband and four children were all living in 2 rooms.2 She lived with Stephen White and Janet Hamilton before 5 May 1861.8 Margaret White died on 5 May 1861 at 217 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, ; at 5.00 am. The cause of death was pulmonary consumption, certified by Wm Brown, Surgeon.8

Family

Peter Wilkie b. c 1811, d. 24 Jun 1858
Children

Citations

  1. [S22] 1841 Census, 1841 census index at http://freecen.rootsweb.com
  2. [S8] 1861 Census, 1861 census, St Giles, Edinburgh; Rd 685/04, Ed 11/04, page 7. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  3. [S22] 1841 Census, 1841 census index at http://freecen.rootsweb.com; Ed 685, Ed 36, folio 36, page 1 and image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk; Rd 685/03, Ed 36/03, page 1.
  4. [S9] OPR "OPR marriage entry for Margaret White & Peter Wilkie; 19/06/1846     WHITE     MARGARET     PETER WILKIE/FR8049          CANONGATE     EDINBURGH CITY CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     685/03 0290 0437."
  5. [S12] International Genealogical Index (IGI), IGI extracted entry.
  6. [S15] 1851 Census, 1851 census index and transcript; Parish: Edinburgh Canongate; ED: 16; Page: 12;.
  7. [S2] Death Certificate, 1858 death certificate for Peter Wilkie, Castle and Portsburgh, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 359 of 1858. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  8. [S2] Death Certificate, 1861 death certificate for Margaret Wilkie ms White, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 441 of 1861. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.

Mary White1

F, b. circa 1831, d. 26 November 1880
Mary White|b. c 1831\nd. 26 Nov 1880|p84.htm#i1903|Stephen White|b. 18 Nov 1791\nd. 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i243|Janet Hamilton|b. bt 1792 - 1793\nd. 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i328|Robert White|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i352|Janet Hall|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p34.htm#i353|Robert Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i472|Jane Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i473|
Father*Stephen White1 b. 18 Nov 1791, d. 8 Aug 1872
Mother*Janet Hamilton1 b. bt 1792 - 1793, d. 7 Mar 1873
Relationship4th great-aunt of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Mary White was born circa 1831 at Durham, England, .1,2 She was born between 1831 and 1832 [Jandybank], Berwickshire, .3 She was the daughter of Stephen White and Janet Hamilton.1 She was listed in the 1841 census at 217 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .4 Mary White and Stephen White lived on 12 May 1848 at 217 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .5 As of 14 May 1848,her married name was Rannie.6,5 Marriage banns for Mary White and Robert Rennie were published on 14 May 1848 at Canongate, Edinburgh, .6,5 She was listed as a member of the household of Robert Rennie in the 1851 census at Wilson's Land, Canongate, Edinburgh, .3 Her daughter Isabella died in 1857 at St Giles, Edinburgh, .6,7 Mary White and Robert Rennie lived on 31 March 1860 at Tolbooth Wynd, Canongate, Edinburgh, .8 Mary White and Robert Rennie appeared in the 1861 census at 9 Tolbooth Wynd, Canongate, Edinburgh, ,, when the family of six were living in two rooms.9 Her child Robert married Catherine Elder on 24 March 1871 at 3 St John Street, Edinburgh, ; after banns according to the forms of the Church of Scotland by James Macnair, Minister of Canongate. The witnesses were Stephen White and Annie Elder.10 As of 3 April 1871, Mary White was also known as Rennie.2 She and Robert Rennie appeared in the 1871 census at 140 Pleasance, St Cuthberts, Edinburgh, ,, the family of 4 were living in 1 room.2 Mary White and Robert Rennie lived before 20 August 1874 at Brunstain Farm, Liberton, Edinburgh, .11 Her son Stephen died on 20 August 1874 at Brunstain Farm, Liberton, Edinburgh, ; at 6.20 am. The cause of death was phthisis pulmonaris which had lasted for 18 months; certified by AH Balfour, Surgoen, and registered by his uncle James.11 Mary White and Robert Rennie lived before 26 November 1880 at 13 Abbey Strand, Canongate, Edinburgh, .12 Mary White died on 26 November 1880 at 13 Abbey Strand, Canongate, Edinburgh, ; at 2.15 am. The cause of death was bronchitis, certified by Henry D Littlejohn MD and registered by her son Robert.12

Family

Robert Rennie b. bt 1826 - 1827, d. b 6 May 1892
Children

Citations

  1. [S22] 1841 Census, 1841 census index at http://freecen.rootsweb.com
  2. [S18] 1871 census, 1871 census, Newington, Edinburgh; Rd 685/05, Ed 26/05, page 9. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  3. [S15] 1851 Census, 1851 census index and transcript; Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, Ed 16, page16.
  4. [S22] 1841 Census, 1841 census index at http://freecen.rootsweb.com; Ed 685, Ed 36, folio 36, page 1 and image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk; Rd 685/03, Ed 36/03, page 1.
  5. [S9] OPR "1848 opr banns for Mary White & Robert Rannie; 12/05/1848     WHITE     MARY     ROBERT RANNIE/FR8075          CANONGATE     EDINBURGH CITY CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     685/03 0290 0490."
  6. [S12] International Genealogical Index (IGI), IGI extracted entry.
  7. [S35] Scotlands People, online http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Scotlandspeople index entry.
  8. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1860 birth certificate for Mary Rennie, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 311 of 1860. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  9. [S8] 1861 Census, 1861 census, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, Ed 81/03, page 12. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  10. [S4] Marriage Certificate, 1871 marriage certificate for Robert Rennie & Catherine Elder, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 67 of 1871. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  11. [S2] Death Certificate, 1874 death certificate for Stephen Rennie, Liberton, Edinburgh; Rd 693, No 61 of 1874. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  12. [S2] Death Certificate, 1880 death certificate for Mary Rennie ms White, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 790 of 1880. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  13. [S18] 1871 census, 1871 census, Liberton, Edinburgh; Rd 692/00, Ed 4, page 21. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.

Prudence White1,2

F, b. circa 1815, d. 11 August 1886
Prudence White|b. c 1815\nd. 11 Aug 1886|p84.htm#i1929|Stephen White|b. 18 Nov 1791\nd. 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i243|Janet Hamilton|b. bt 1792 - 1793\nd. 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i328|Robert White|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i352|Janet Hall|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p34.htm#i353|Robert Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i472|Jane Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i473|
Father*Stephen White2 b. 18 Nov 1791, d. 8 Aug 1872
Mother*Janet Hamilton2 b. bt 1792 - 1793, d. 7 Mar 1873
Relationship4th great-aunt of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Prudence White was born circa 1815 at Coldstream, Berwickshire, .3 She was born circa 1815 at England, .4 She was born circa 1815 at Carsefield Head, Berwick, .1 She was the daughter of Stephen White and Janet Hamilton.2 Prudence White was born circa 1821 at Berwickshire, .5 Marriage banns for Prudence White and John Smith were published on 2 February 1835 at Canongate, Edinburgh, .6 Prudence White lived with Stephen White on 13 February 1835 at 279 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .6 As of 13 February 1835,her married name was Smith.2,6 Prudence White married John Smith on 13 February 1835 at Canongate, Edinburgh, .2,6 She was listed as a member of the household of John Smith in the 1851 census at 471 Lawn Market, Edinburgh, .4 Her husband John died before 31 December 1857.2,5,7 Her son Stephen married Hariet Reardon on 31 December 1857 at George Square, Edinburgh; according to the forms of the Church of Scotland by David Arnot, Minister of High Church. The witnesses were John Reardon and George Stevenson.7 Prudence White appeared in the 1861 census at 475 Lawnmarket, Canongate, Edinburgh, ,, when the family of five were living in three rooms and renting out a further room to a lodger, Henderson Slyman, a railway guard, his wife Jane and their son Henderson.5 Her child Margaret married Henry Bertram on 10 October 1867 at 2 Little Jocks Close, Canongate, Edinburgh, ; were married after banns according to the forms of the United Presbyterian Church by William Bryce, Minister of UP Church, Edinburgh. The witnesses were Dugald B Carruthers and Agnes Smith.8 Her daughter Agnes married Dugald B Carruthers on 16 July 1869 at 181 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, ; after banns according to the forms of the U.P. Church by William Bruce, minister of the United Presbyterian Church, Edinburgh. The witnesses were Prudence Smith and George Patterson.3,9 Her son Stephen married Charlotte Jude on 3 March 1871 at Gladston Court 181 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh; after banns according to the forms of the Church of Scotland by James Macnair[?] Minister of Canongate. The witnesses were John Smith and Jane Walker.10 Prudence White was formerly a seamstress on 3 April 1871 at Canongate, Edinburgh, .3 She appeared in the 1871 census at 181 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, ,, when the family of two were living in two rooms with her daughter, Agnes, and her family lodging in another room.3 Sheappeared in the 1881 census at 14a Holyrood Square, St Cuthberts, Edinburgh, .1 She was a housekeeper on 3 April 1881 at 14a Holyrood Square, St Cuthberts, Edinburgh, .1 She died on 11 August 1886 at South Back of Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, ; at 5.40 pm. The cause of death was apoplexy; certified by W B Alexander and registered by her daughter Prudence.2

Family

John Smith b. c 1815, d. b 31 Dec 1857
Children

Citations

  1. [S11] 1881 British Census and National Index, 1881 census, St Cuthbert, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, Ed 58, page 5.
  2. [S2] Death Certificate, 1886 death certificate for Prudence Smith m.s. White, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 525 of 1886.
  3. [S18] 1871 census, 1871 census for Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, Ed 78/03, pages 2 and 3.
  4. [S15] 1851 Census, 1851 census for Tolbooth, Edinburgh; 1851     SMITH     PRUDENCE     F     36     EDINBURGH     EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     685/01 099/00 016.     
  5. [S8] 1861 Census, 1861 census for St Giles, Edinburgh; Rd 685/04, Ed 11/04, page 8.
  6. [S9] OPR "OPR marriage entry for Prudence White & John Smith; 13/02/1835     WHITE     PRUDENCE     JOHN SMITH/FR7834          CANONGATE     EDINBURGH CITY CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     685/03 0290 0007."
  7. [S4] Marriage Certificate, 1858 marriage certificate for Stephen Smith & Hariet Reardon; 1858     SMITH     STEPHEN     REARDON     HERIET     CASTLE AND PORTSBURGH     EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN.
  8. [S4] Marriage Certificate, 1867 marriage certificate for Margaret Smith and Henry Bertram, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 203 of 1867.
  9. [S4] Marriage Certificate, 1869 marriage certificate for Agnes Smith and Dugald Carruthers, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 169 of 1869.
  10. [S4] Marriage Certificate, 1871 marriage certificate for Stephen Smith & Charlotte Jude; 1871     SMITH     STEPHEN W     JUDE     CHARLOTTE     CANONGATE     EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     685/03 0057.

Robert White1

M, b. 24 May 1824, d. 19 April 1896
Robert White|b. 24 May 1824\nd. 19 Apr 1896|p84.htm#i330|Stephen White|b. 18 Nov 1791\nd. 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i243|Janet Hamilton|b. bt 1792 - 1793\nd. 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i328|Robert White|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p85.htm#i352|Janet Hall|b. b 18 Nov 1775\nd. b 8 Aug 1872|p34.htm#i353|Robert Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i472|Jane Hamilton|b. b 7 Mar 1777\nd. b 7 Mar 1873|p34.htm#i473|
Father*Stephen White1 b. 18 Nov 1791, d. 8 Aug 1872
Mother*Janet Hamilton1 b. bt 1792 - 1793, d. 7 Mar 1873
Relationship4th great-uncle of Sheena Elizabeth Tait.
     Robert White was born on 24 May 1824 at Norham, Northumberland, .2,3 He was the son of Stephen White and Janet Hamilton.1 Robert White was born circa 31 March 1825 at England, .1 He was born circa 3 April 1826 at England, .4 He was listed in the 1841 census at 217 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .5 Shortly after 5 am, a fire broke out in his byre and destroyed the whole building. They managed to recover the 22 cows but, in the process, Robert's hand was badly burned.6 Marriage banns for Robert White and Isabella Cummings were proclaimed three times on Sunday on 23 November 1849 at Canongate Parish Church, Canongate, Edinburgh, .7 Robert White was a dairyman on 30 November 1849 at Canongate, Edinburgh, .7 He and Stephen White lived on 30 November 1849 at 217 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .7 Robert White married Isabella Cummings, daughter of William Cummings, on 30 November 1849 at Canongate, Edinburgh, , by Rev'd William Bruce, Minister of the Burgh Church Cowgate.8,7 Robert White witnessed the burial of his wife Isabella Cummings on 30 January 1851 at New Ground, South Leith, Edinburgh, ; in South lair of Stephen White's purchase.9 Robert White appeared in the household of Stephen White in the 1851 census at 217 Canongate, Edinburgh, ,, only occupants of building.1 Robert White was dairyman's son on 31 March 1851 at 217 Canongate, Edinburgh, .1 He married Jane Finlay, daughter of Robert Finlay and Marion McHold, on 6 January 1853 at Berwick, .4,10,11,12 Robert White was a flesher on 21 December 1855 at Edinburgh, .13 He was a flesher on 13 December 1857 at Edinburgh, .14 He and Jane Finlay lived on 13 December 1857 at Munro's Close, Holyrood & Canongate, Edinburgh, .14 Robert White was a flesher master on 2 December 1859 at Edinburgh, .15 He was a butcher on 8 April 1861 at Canongate, Edinburgh, .16 He and Jane Finlay appeared in the 1861 census at Munroes Close, Canongate, Edinburgh, ,, when the family of five were living in two rooms.16 Robert White was a flesher on 19 December 1861 at Edinburgh, .11 He and Jane Finlay lived on 19 December 1861 at 119 Canongate, Edinburgh, .11 Robert White witnessed the death of James White on 5 October 1862 at 131 Canongate, Edinburgh, ; at 10:00 am. The cause of death was hydrocephalus, certified by H A Alexander MD.17 Robert White was a flesher (master) on 17 August 1863 at Edinburgh, .12 He and Jane Finlay lived on 17 August 1863 at 131 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .12 Robert White witnessed the birth of James White on 17 August 1863 at 131 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, ; at 4h am.18,12 Robert White was flesher master on 22 November 1865 at 131 Canongate, Edinburgh, .10 He was a butcher master on 20 January 1869 at Edinburgh, .19 He and Jane Finlay lived on 20 January 1869 at 131 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .19 Robert White witnessed the death of William White on 20 January 1869 at 131 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, ; at 3h 30m am. The cause of death was scarlatina; certified by John Linton MD.19 Robert White was dairyman on 3 April 1871 at 217 Canongate, Edinburgh, .20 He appeared in the 1871 census at 217 Canongate, Edinburgh, ,, 3 children aged 6-13 attending school or being educated at home. 3 rooms with 1 or more windows. Only people at 217 Canongate.20 He witnessed the death of Stephen White on 8 August 1872 at 9 Tolbooth Wynd, Canongate, Edinburgh, ; At 0:45 pm. Cause of death: apoplexy 2 days.21 Robert White lived on 8 August 1872 at 217 Canongate, Edinburgh, .22 He witnessed the death of Janet Hamilton on 7 March 1873 at 9 Tolbooth Wynd, Edinburgh, ; at 5h 45m am. Cause of death: cancer of the breast [ ] years, certified by T Snodgrass Mathews, physician.23 Robert White lived on 7 March 1873 at 217 Canongate, Edinburgh, .24 He was a dairyman on 26 May 1873 at Edinburgh, .25 He witnessed the death of Stephen White between 22 June 1873 and 12 July 1873 at Sandycraig, Pittenweem, Fife, ; last seen on 22 June 1873, body found floating about noon at the Sandycraig, Pittenweem. Accidentally drowned near Leith by the upsetting of a boat.26 Robert White Robert won 1st and 2nd prizes in the class for Dairy Cows (Ayrshire) in the Edinburgh Christmas Club Show on 6 December 1875 at 217 Canongate, Canongate, Edinburgh, .27 He was dairyman on 3 April 1881 at Peirsfield Cottage, South Leith, Midlothian, .4 Heappeared in the 1881 census at Peirsfield Cottage, South Leith, Midlothian, .4 His wife Jane died on 17 November 1890 at 3 Prospect Place, Edinburgh, ; at 1:00 pm. The cause of death was acute brights disease & uraemic convulsions 2 days, certified by James Harvey MBCM.2,28 Robert White was dairyman (employer) on 3 April 1891 at 3 Prospect Place, Edinburgh, .29 Heappeared in the 1891 census at 3 Prospect Place, Edinburgh, ,, 3 rooms with one or more windows.29 He was a dairyman before 19 April 1896 at 3 Prospect Place, Edinburgh, .30 He died on 19 April 1896 at 3 Prospect Place, Edinburgh, , at age 71; at 8:10 pm. The cause of death was old age & debility.30

Family 1

Isabella Cummings b. c 1827, d. b 30 Jan 1851

Family 2

Jane Finlay b. c 3 Apr 1831, d. 17 Nov 1890
Children

Citations

  1. [S15] 1851 Census, Canongate. Edinburgh. Rd 685/3, Enum Book 14, schedule 4. SOG microfilm 2431.
  2. [S6] 1891 census, Inference from Edinburgh Canongate, Rd 685/3, Enum book 45. p5. CEB image downloaded 31/12/01.
  3. [S12] International Genealogical Index (IGI), search for Robert, parents Stephen White & Jane born 1825 +/_ 5 years. Downloaded 12/12/01.
  4. [S11] 1881 British Census and National Index, Rd 692/2 Enum dist 1 page 6.
  5. [S22] 1841 Census, 1841 census index at http://freecen.rootsweb.com; Ed 685, Ed 36, folio 36, page 1 and image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk; Rd 685/03, Ed 36/03, page 1.
  6. [S49] 'Newspaper Report'"The Scotsman, 27 October 1849, page 3. Article downloaded from www.archive.scotsman.con."
  7. [S9] OPR "OPR marriage entry for Robert White & Isabella Cummings; 30/11/1849     CUMMINGS     ISABELLA     ROBERT WHITE/FR8096          CANONGATE     EDINBURGH CITY CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     685/03 0290 0531."
  8. [S35] Scotlands People, online http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Scotlandspeople index search.
  9. [S9] OPR "OPR burial entry for Isabella Cummings or White ; 30/01/1851     CUMMINGS     ISABELLA     WHITE / ROBERT WHITE     F     LEITH SOUTH     EDINBURGH CITY CITY/MIDLOTHIAN     692/02 0380 0023."
  10. [S1] Birth Certificate, William White's birth certificate. Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/3, no 1341 of 1865. Image of certificate downloaded from scoltandspeople.gov.uk.
  11. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1862 birth certificate, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/3, No 25 of 1862. Transcribed from image at GRO(S).
  12. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1863 birth certificate, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 933 of 1863. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  13. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1856, Holyrood & Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/05, No 27 of 1856. Image dowmloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  14. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1858 birth certificate, Holyrood & Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/5, No 5 of 1858. Transcribed from image at GRO(S).
  15. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1859, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 1105 of 1859. Certificate printed at GROS. Janet wHITE'S BIRTH CERTIFICATE.
  16. [S8] 1861 Census, 1861 census, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, Ed 83/03, page 7. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  17. [S2] Death Certificate, 1862, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/3, No 1048 of 1862. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  18. [S12] International Genealogical Index (IGI), search for children of Robert White & Jane ?, Midlothian, 1855-1865.
  19. [S2] Death Certificate, 1869 death certificate, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 95 of 1869. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  20. [S18] 1871 census, New Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/3, ED 77, schedule 2. Transcript from microfilm at GROS.
  21. [S2] Death Certificate, Canongate, Edinburgh Rd 685/3 No 910 of 1872.
  22. [S2] Death Certificate, Canongate, Edinburgh Rd 685/3 No 910 of 1872. Death of Stephen White.
  23. [S2] Death Certificate, Canongate, Edinburgh, Rd 685/3, No 240 of 1873. Transcript from microfilm at GROS.
  24. [S2] Death Certificate, Janet Hamilton's death certificate. Canongate Edinburgh; Rd 685/3, no 240 of 1873. Tramscript of microfilm at GROS.
  25. [S1] Birth Certificate, 1873 birth certificate, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 643 of 1873. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  26. [S2] Death Certificate, Pittenweem, Fife; Rd 452, no 17 of 1873. Certificate image downloaded from scotlandspeople on 18 Oct 2002.
  27. [S49] 'Newspaper Report'"The Scotsman,9 December 1875, page 1. Article downloaded from www.archive.scotsman.con."
  28. [S2] Death Certificate, 1890, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/03, No 718 of 1890. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  29. [S6] 1891 census, Edinburgh Canongate, Rd 685/3, Enum book 45. p5. CEB image downloaded 31/12/01.
  30. [S2] Death Certificate, 1896, Canongate, Edinburgh; Rd 685/3 No 246 of 1896. Image downloaded from www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.