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1901 DEATHS in the East District of Greenock in the County of Renfrew
No. 511 - John Pollock Baker Journeyman Widower of 1st - 2nd Elizabeth Arrol 3rd Jane Snodgrass - 1901 October Twenty Sixth 2h 15m A.M. 12 Wellington Street Greenock - M - 68 years - Andrew Pollock Hand Loom Weaver (deceased) Isabella Pollock M.S. McDougal (deceased) - Epithelioma of Tongue 4 months As Cert by James Laurie MB. CM. - John Pollock Son - 1901 October 28 at Greenock W Johnston Registrar

15 Jul 1848 Abbey Paisley, Renfrew
Batch: M119592

Jane died 1864.

John POLLOCK & Elizabeth ARROL
1868 Paisley, Renfrew

Elizabeth died 20 Nov 1874.

3rd ??
Jane/Jean/Janet SNODGRASS

And her death before 1881 census. John is with married daughter and listed as a widower.

Piece 5643 Folio 30 Page 22
Civil Parish: Greenock West
County: Renfrewshire
Registration District: West District
Address: 34 Kelly Street
DICKSON, James Head Mar M 37 Carpenter Greenock Renfrewshire
DICKSON, Isabella Wife Mar F 32 Paisley
DICKSON, James son M 9 Scholar Greenock
DICKSON, Jean dau F 7 Scholar Greenock
DICKSON, John son M 5 Scholar Greenock
DICKSON, William son M 3 Greenock
POLLOCK, John Father-In-Law Widower M 56 Baker Glasgow Lanarkshire

John has not been found in 1871 or 1891. He is not with the DICKSON family in 1891.
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Jane/Jean/Janet is not with her family and John is not with his in 1841.

Piece: 573
Paisley -Renfrewshire ED: 4
Civil Parish: Paisley Low
Folio: 47 Page: 2
Address: 43 Causeyside St
Surname First name(s) *** Age Occupation Where Born Remarks
POLLOCK Andrew M 47 Hand Loom Weaver Cotton Renfrewshire
POLLOCK Isabella F 50 Renfrewshire
POLLOCK Peter M 16 Singer Renfrewshire

Piece: 573
Paisley -Renfrewshire ED: 10
Civil Parish: Paisley High
Folio: 10 Page: 11
Address: 16 Lady Lane
Surname First name(s) *** Age Occupation Where Born Remarks
SNODGRASS Jenet F 45 Sewer Renfrewshire
SNODGRASS Margret F 13 Renfrewshire
SNODGRASS John M 11 Renfrewshire
Jean Snodgrass DICKSON b. 23 Nov 1873 Middle-East-West Parishes, Greenock, Renfrew, Scotland
James Dickson & Isabella Pollock
Batch: C115641

Daughter Isabella gave one of her children the middle name Snodgrass. That has to be because Isabella's mother's name was Snodgrass. So unlikely John Pollock junior got his father's marriages mixed up. It would seem that 1st and 3rd were to a Jane/Jean/Janet SNODGRASS.