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Three WEST sisters

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Madeline b. 10 Nov 1881 Stobhill

Don't have dates for the other two.

Father = Joseph WEST

Mother = Margaret SHEDDEN - married 1st PEAT & 2nd WEST - d. 1926 Canongate

Madeline Crossley Daughter Present - so we have the married name of one.


1901
Registration District: St Andrew
Civil Parish: Edinburgh South Leith
County: Midlothian
Address: 8 Elgin Terrace
Margaret WEST Head 60 Loanhead, Midlothian
Margaret S WEST dau 21 Gorebridge, Midlothian
Madeline WEST dau 19 Gorebridge, Midlothian (Dressmaker)
Whilimina WEST dau 17 Gorebridge, Midlothian (Milliner)

Thomas W CURRIE lodger 27 Greenock, Renfrew
William H METHVEN lodger 22 Tillie & E, Clackmannan


1905 St George Midlothian to John CROSSLEY.

Death 1960 CROSSLEY Madeline (WEST) Canongate, Midlothian Age 78
 
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1881
WEST, Joseph Head Married M 29 1852 Stone Mason Borthwick, Edinburgh
WEST, Margaret Wife Married F 39 1842 Lasswade, Edinburgh
WEST, Grace Daughter Unmarried F 6 1875 Scholar Temple, Edinburgh
WEST, Cathern Daughter Unmarried F 4 1877 Temple, Edinburgh
WEST, Margart Daughter Unmarried F 1 1880 Borthwick, Edinburgh
PEAT, Ann Step Daughter Unmarried F 17 1864 General Servt Newbattle, Edinburgh

Piece: 698B
Folio: 4
Page: 10

Registration District: Stobhill
Civil Parish: Borthwick
Address: Clayhouses, Borthwick
County: Midlothian
 

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Thanks dave.

I'm very slowly finding details:

Death 1922 La.. Wilhelmina (WEST) Morningside, Midlothian Age 38

Now to find who she married.
 
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1871

SHEDEN, Charles Head Widower M 70 1801 Grocer Dollar, Clackmannanshire
PEAT, Margaret Daughter Widow F 29 1842 Domestic Serv Lasswade, Midlothian
PEAT, William Grand Child M 9 1862 Scholar Cockpen, Midlothian
PEAT, Anne Grand Child F 7 1864 Scholar Newbattle, Midlothian

Piece: 698 Folio: 1 Page: 3

Registration District: Stobhill
Civil Parish: Temple Edinburgh
Address: Temple Edinburgh
County: Midlothian
 
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1861

SHEDDEN, Charles Head Widower M 60 1801 Coal Miner Dollar, Clackmannanshire
SHEDDEN, Charles Son Unmarried M 24 1837 Coal Miner Liberton, Midlothian
SHEDDEN, John Son Unmarried M 18 1843 Coal Miner Lasswade, Midlothian
SHEDDEN, William Son Unmarried M 16 1845 Coal Miner Lasswade, Midlothian
SHEDDEN, Margaret Visitor Married F 20 1841 Joiners Wife Lasswade, Midlothian
PENTLAND, Euphemia Servant Unmarried F 39 1822 Domestic Servant Liberton, Midlothian
WALKAR, Lewis Nephew Unmarried M 17 1844 Coal Miner Liberton, Midlothian
PENTLAND, John Nephew Unmarried M 9 1852 Scholar Newbattle, Midlothian

Piece: 676 Folio: 0 Page: 14

Registration District: Cockpen
Civil Parish: Cockpen
Address: Gowkshill, Cockpen
County: Midlothian
 

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SHEDEN, Charles Head Widower M 70 1801 Grocer Dollar, Clackmannanshire
PEAT, Margaret Daughter Widow F 29 1842 Domestic Serv Lasswade, Midlothian
PEAT, William Grand Child M 9 1862 Scholar Cockpen, Midlothian
PEAT, Anne Grand Child F 7 1864 Scholar Newbattle, Midlothian

Piece: 698 Folio: 1 Page: 3

Registration District: Stobhill
Civil Parish: Temple Edinburgh
Address: Temple Edinburgh
County: Midlothian
Charles appears with pob in different counties and with several variations of his name.
 

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Scottish surnames starting with LA and not LAY... or LANE or LAIRD or LAM..

It's LAW.

I'll have to go back on and find the marriage.
 
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1851
Piece: SCT1851/681 Place: Crichton -Midlothian Enumeration District: 1
Civil Parish: Crichton Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: -
Folio: 758 Page: 4 Schedule: 17
Address: E Side Pathhhead
Surname First name(s) Rel Status *** Age Occupation Where Born Remarks
SHEDDEN Charles Head W M 48 Grocer Perth - Glendosan
SHEDDEN Charles Son - M 15 Assistant Grocer Midlothian - Liberton
SHEDDEN Ann Dau - F 13 Servant Midlothian - Liberton
SHEDDEN Margaret Dau - F 10 Scholar Midlothian - Lasswade
SHEDDEN John - - M 8 Scholar Midlothian - Lasswade
SHEDDEN William - - M 6 Scholar Midlothian - Liberton
PENTLAND Euphemia Sislaw U F 27 Housekeeper Midlothian - Liberton
 

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Have I got the right marriage?

Wilson WEST married 1907 Abbotshall, Fife to Robert LAW

Death 1922 LAW Wilhelmina (WEST) Morningside, Midlothian Age 38
 

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I have not been able to rule out Wilson WEST.

Still got one sister to find after 1901 - Margaret Shedden WEST.

Married 1906 Canongate to G ANGUS.


Death 1938 ANGUS Margaret Shedde (WEST) St Mary Dundee Age 58
 
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So it is the wrong marriage and middle name Wilson is the one I found in the index.


So Wilhelmina married a LAW but not Robert in Fife in 1907.
 

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