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Henry & Margaret SIMSON

DaveHam9

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Hello,

Henry SIMSON b. ? d. 1885

married 26 Jul 1855 Blythswood, Glasgow

Margaret McASLAN b. abt 1831 Glasgow d. ?

I'd like a look up for the family in 1861 and 1881 please.

Don't think they can be found in 1871. Henry is at Helensburgh, Dumbartonshire in 1881.


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Hi Dave,

1861 - CP Govan
14 St James Terrace

Henry Simson head age 42 occ dry goods importer born Glasgow
Margaret wife age 40 born Glasgow
Mary dau age 14 born Glasgow
James H son age 12 born Glasgow
Harriet dau age 1 born Glasgow
Jane Miller servant
Jessie Miller servant
Margaret McIntyre servant
 
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1871

CP Govan
13 Bellhaven Terr

Henry Simson head age 53 occ American merchant (retired) born Barony
Margaret wife age 49 born Gorbals
Mary dau age 26 born Barony
James H son age 20 occ warehouseman born Barony
Janet McKie servant
Elizabeth McKeller servant servant
Mary Quails servant
 

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Hello Julie,

Thank you very much.

Interesting. I thought he was in America in 1871.

I must have been given the birth date for a different Margaret. Looks as though they had not yet seen the census listings.

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Hi Dave


Glasgow Herald (Glasgow, Scotland), Wednesday, April 15, 1885; Issue 90.
DEATH
SIMSON.-At the Mains, Helensburgh, on the 12th
inst., Henry Simson.-Friends will please accept
this intimation.

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Hello cp,

Thanks but that turns out to be a bit a an error.

The address is Queen St The Mams Town Helensburgh, Dumbartonshire.

Please see if you can find Henry in 1881. Thanks.

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Hi Dave

1881
Registration Number: 503
Registration district: Row
Civil parish: Row
Town: Helensburgh
County: Dumbartonshire
Address: Queen St The Mams

SIMSON Henry head 1818 63 Glasgow, Lanark Retired American Mercht
SIMSON Margt wife 1826 55 Retired American Mercht
MACASLAN Helen niece 1862 19 Lenzie, Dunbarton
+ servants
Agnes Syme 34
Agnes McIlwraith 18
Jane Mayes 65
Sophia Cameron 13

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