Maggie McKay

ID# 3747, (c 1853 - 26 Apr 1919)


Maggie McKay was born c 1853 at Macduff, Banffshire, Scotland ,

Unable to locate any of the McKay births except the brother George in 1857.

She was the daughter of George MacKay and Isabella McKenzie.

Maggie appeared on the 1861 Scottish Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of George MacKay at 94 Gelymill Street, MacDuff, Banffshire, Scotland ;
McKAY George, 51, Head, Railway Labourer, Durness Sutherland
McKAY Isabella, 48, Wife, Labourer's wife, Inverness Inverness
McKAY Angus, 15, Son, Rope Maker, Adrahiles Sutherland
McKAY Margaret, 8, Dau, Scholar, MacDuff Banff
McKAY George, 3, Son, MacDuff Banff.1



Maggie appeared on the 1871 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of George MacKay at 9 Dockiewell Street, MacDuff, Banffshire, Scotland ;
McKAY George, 60, Head, Mason's Labourer, born Sutherlandshire
McKAY Isabella, 56, Wife, born Inverness
McKAY Margaret, 18, Dau, Domestic Servant, Macduff Banff
McKAY John, 33, Son, Ag Labourer, Sutherland
McKAY George, 14, Son, Apprentice Sail Maker, Macduff Banff.2



Maggie McKay married George Gerrard, son of John Jarron and Ann Watt, on 22 Jul 1876 at 37 High Street, MacDuff, Banffshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the Free Church

George Gerrard
Slater Journeyman, Bachelor, aged 24
Res 10 Clergy Street, Macduff
Parents: John Gerrard, Seaman (dec) and Ann Gerrard MS Watt
Maggie MacKay
Domestic Servant, Spinster, aged 23
Res 37 High Street, Macduff
Parents: George McKay, Labourer and Isabella McKay MS McKenzie

Witnesses: Margaret Stevenson and William Dick.3,4


As of 22 Jul 1876,her married name was Gerrard.

Maggie appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of George Gerrard at 16 Clergy Street, Gamrie, Banffshire, Scotland ;
GERRARD, George, Head, M, 28, M, Slater, born Macduff, Banff
GERRARD, Margaret, Wife, M, 28, F, Slaters Wife, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD, Margaret Ann, Daur, 4, F, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD, William Geo, Son, 2, M, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD, James Addison, Son, 2mths, M, Macduff, Banff.5



Maggie appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 in the household of George Gerrard at 39 Maiden Street, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ;
GERRARD George, Head, Mar, 37, Slater, employed, Macduff, Banff, 2 rooms with windows
GERRARD Maggie, Wife, Mar, 36, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD Maggie Ann, Dau, Unm, 14, Scholar, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD William G, Son, 12, Scholar, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD Kenneth, Son, 8, Scholar, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD Edith, dau, 3, Peterhead Aberdeen
GERRARD Hannah W, Dau, 1mth, Peterhead Aberdeen.6



Maggie appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of George Gerrard at 40 Back Street, Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ;
GERRARD George, Head, Mar, 48, Slater, Employer, Macduff Banff, 3 rooms with windows
GERRARD Margaret, Wife, Mar, 47, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD William G, Son, S, 23, Slater (journeyman) Worker, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD Kenneith, Son, S, 19, Slater (apprentice) Worker, Macduff, Banff
GERRARD Edith, Dau, 14, Scholar, Peterhead, Aberdeen
GERRARD Hannah W, Dau, 11, Scholar, Peterhead Aberdeen
GERRARD Caroline, Dau, 8, Scholar, Rosehearty, Aberdeen.7



Maggie appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 in the household of John Whyte Innes at 152 Park Street, Glasgow City, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
INNES John, Head, 31, Mar, Dock Labourer, Loading ships, Worker, Fraserburgh Aberdeen
INNES Maggie, Wife, 34, Mar, Married 11 yrs, 6 children, 5 living, Macduff Banff
INNES George, Son, 10, School, Rosehearty Aberdeen
INNES William, Son, 7, School, Glasgow Lanark
INNES John, Son, 5, School, Glasgow
INNES Violet, Dau, 4, Glasgow
GERRARD Maggie, Visitor, 50, Mar, married 30yrs, 7 children, 6 living, Macduff Banff


(Sister Jane Garrow also lived in Park Street, John was 152 and Jane was 159. William Garrow was also a Police Constable.)8



Maggie died on 26 Apr 1919 at 14 King Street, Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ,

Maggie Gerrard
At 12.30AM aged 65 years
Married to George Gerrard, Slater
Parents: George McKay, Labourer (dec) and Isabella McKay MS McKenzie (dec)

George Gerrard, Widower was present when she died.3,9



Maggie's cause of death on 26 Apr 1919 was from Cerbro Spinal Meningitis.



Maggie and George had 7 children.

Children of Maggie McKay and George Gerrard

FatherGeorge MacKay (1809 - 18 Feb 1887)
MotherIsabella McKenzie (c 1816 - 30 Sep 1897)

Citations

  1. [S79] 1861 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 7 April 1861), 1861 Macduff Banff, ED 2A Page 18 Line 24 Rego 147/1 via Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Scottish Census.
  2. [S76] 1871 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1871), 1871 MacDuff Banff, ED 8 Page 19 Line 1 Rego 147/1 Gamrie, Macduff Banffshire via Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Scottish Census.
  3. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Banff Banff, 147/00 0022. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  5. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), 1881 FHL Film 0203437, GRO Ref Vol 147 Enum Dist 12, page 5. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  6. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Peterhead Aberdeen, 232/01 012/000 008. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  7. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Pitsligo Aberdeen, 233/00 002/000 011. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  8. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Plantation, Govan Glasgow City Lanark, 646/01 020/00 008. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  9. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1919 Pitsligo Aberdeen, 233/00 0012.