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John & Janet GILLESPIE

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John GILLESPIE & Janet RANKEN
7 Jun 1832 Glasgow, Lanark
Batch: M119674

1851
Piece: SCT1851/644 Place: Glasgow -Lanarkshire ED: 19
Civil Parish: Glasgow Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: St George's
Folio: 536 Page: 2 Schedule: 8
Address: 7 North Woodside Road
Surname First name(s) Rel Status *** Age Occupation Where Born Remarks
GILLISPIE John Head M M 44 Mason Ayrshire - -
GILLISPIE Jannet Wife M F 42 Mason's Wife Scotland - Gallowayshire

GILLISPIE Marrion Dau F 19 Mason's Daughter Lanarkshire - Glasgow
GILLISPIE Agnes Dau F 16 Mason's Daughter Lanarkshire - Glasgow
GILLISPIE John Son M 14 Mason's Son Lanarkshire - Glasgow
Page: 3
GILLISPIE Alexander Son M 12 Mason's Son Lanarkshire - Glasgow
GILLISPIE Susan Dau F 6 Scholar Lanarkshire - Glasgow
GILLISPIE Robert Son M 3 Lanarkshire - Glasgow
GILLISPIE Charles Son M 3m Lanarkshire - Glasgow
MILLER Francis Visitr M 19 House Painter Caithness - Wick
SHARP John Visitr M 14 Errand Boy Renfrewshire - Paisley

Looking for John and Janet in 1861.

Thanks,

Dave
 
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GILLESPIE
JOHN
JOHN GILLESPIE/JANET RANKEN FR5036 (FR5036)
M
10/04/1837
644/1
350 14
Glasgow


Jane Malcolm 22 married a John Gillespie 22 15/7/1859 Milton, Glasgow

1861
Parish: Glasgow St. George
County: Lanarkshire
Address: 5 Brown Street
John Gillespie Head 24 Mason Glasgow
Jane Gillespie Wife 23 Largs Ayr
John Gillespie son 10mo Glasgow

Death 1911 GILLESPIE John 73 Partick, Lanark
 
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Possible
GILLESPIE
JOHN
57
MURRAY
1864
644/7 1027
Milton

Not sure about a death for Janet/Jannet.
 
1861 - Lanarkshire
RD: Milton
Civil Parish: Glasgow St George
ED: 58; Page: 9; Line: 16; Roll: CSSCT1861_107
Add: 31 North Woodside Rd

John Gillespie 55 [b. Ballantrae, Ayrshire. Mason builder]
Janet Gillespie 54 wife [b. Portpatrick, gallownyshire] sic
Alexander Gillespie 22 son [b. Glasgow. Stone mason futter]
Robert Gillespie 14 son [do. Flesheis Assistant]
Janet Gillespie 9 dau [do. Scholar]

Geoff
 
Possible 1881 Jane & dau Janet..

RD: Milton
Civil Parish: Glasgow St George
ED: 37;
Add: 3 Caithness Street]

Janet Gillespie 70 [b. Wigtownshire, P:patrick
Janet Gillespie 28 *G'dau [b. Glasgow]
Margaret Herbert 22 boarder

* possibly dau.

Geoff
 
Thanks Geoff.

Looked to 1881 only so far for a death for Janet.

GILLESPIE
JANET RANKIN
0
1883
644/9 268
Kelvin

The only one 1881 - 1891 at Milton

GILLESPIE
JANET
75
1884
644/8 460
Milton

Dave
 
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The only one in Milton in 1871 but pob different

Jannet Gillespie
Event Type Census
Event Date 1871
Gender Female
Age 60
Birthplace Stirlingshire
Registration District Milton
County Lanarkshire

Probably not this one

Jane Gillespie
Event Type Census
Event Date 1871
Gender Female
Age 60
Birthplace Wigtonshire
Registration District Portpatrick
County Wigtownshire
 
This looks right given Jennet in 1841.

Jannet Rankine
Christening Date 23 Jun 1809 PORTPATRICK, WIGTOWN
Father's Name John Rankine
Mother's Name Marrion Cosh
 
The only one in Milton in 1871 but pob different

Jannet Gillespie
Event Type Census
Event Date 1871
Gender Female
Age 60
Birthplace Stirlingshire
Registration District Milton
County Lanarkshire

Yeah, very unlikely.. Apart from PoB wrong - Add = 60 Back Land [a]. In 1864 & 1881 Add = Caithness St. So in 1871 would expect Caithness St.

Geoff
 
Jane Gillespie
Event Type Census
Event Date 1871
Gender Female
Age 60
Birthplace Wigtonshire
Registration District Portpatrick
County Wigtownshire

Also unlikely, a dau Georgina [24] with her and both in Portpatrick, again should be in Glasgow. Can't see a dau Georgina b. c1847..

Geoff
 
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