Jane Birnie Paterson

ID# 3738, (1 Aug 1889 - 1 Jul 1934)

Jane Birnie Paterson was born on 1 Aug 1889 at Kirk Street, Rosehearty, Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ,

Jane-Birnie Paterson
At 1:15AM
Parents: robert Paterson, Farm Servant & Marjory Paterson previously Innes MS Whyte
Married: 18th December 1888, Rosehearty.
Robert Paterson, Father, Cortic Brae, Rathen was the informant.1,2
She was the daughter of Robert Paterson and Marjory Whyte.

Jane appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 in the household of Robert Paterson at 32 Thore Street, Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ;
PATERSON, Robert, Head, Mar, 27, Farm Servant, employed, Banff, Banffshire, 2 rooms with windows
PATERSON, Marjory, Wife, Mar, 29, Aberdour, Aberdeenshire
INNES, John, Stepson, 11, Scholar, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire
INNES, Robt, Stepson, 9, Scholar, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire
INNES, George, Stepson, 6, Scholar, Franserburgh, Aberdeenshire
PATERSON, Jane, Dau, 1, Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire.3

Jane appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of Robert Paterson at 13 Clark Street, Kinning Park, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
PATERSON, Robert, Head, Mar, 37, Dock Labourer, Worker, Macduff, Banffshire
PATERSON, Majory, Wife, Mar, 39, New Aberdour, Aberdeenshire
INNES, Robert Whyte, Stepson, S, 19, Baker, Worker, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire
INNES, George Riddle, Stepson, S, 16, Biscuit Factory Worker, Worker, Franserburgh, Aberdeenshire
PATERSON, Jane Birnie, Dau, S, 11, Scholar, Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire
PATERSON, James Whyte, Son, S, 9, Scholar, Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire
PATERSON, Helen Ann, Dau, S, 4, Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire
WHYTE, Joseph Sutherland, Boarder, S, 18, Baker, Worker, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire.4

As of 3 Mar 1911,her married name was Garrow.

Jane Birnie Paterson married William Garrow on 3 Mar 1911 at Masonic Hall, Rutland Crescent, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland
William Garrow, Police Constable (Bachelor), aged 27, Res 106 Plantation Street, Govan
Parents: William Garrow, Saw-Miller & Margaret Stuart (dec)
Jane Birnie Paterson, Spinster, aged 21yrs, res 174 Mclean Street, Govan
Parents: Robert Paterson, Labourer & Marjory Paterson, previously Innes, MS White.

Witnesses: Mary Ann Lumsden Walker & James Whyte Paterson.2,5

Jane appeared on the 1911 Census of 2 Apr 1911 at 159 Park Street, Glasgow City, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was William ;
GARROW William, Head, 27, Mar, Police Constable, Town Council, Cawdale? Elginshire
GARROW Jane, Wife, 21, Mar, married 1 month, no children born or living, Rosehearty Aberdeen

(Jane's brother John Innes lived at 152 Park Street.)6

Jane's cause of death on 1 Jul 1934 was from Chronic Nephritis
Arterio- Sclerosis
Cardiac Failure.

Jane died on 1 Jul 1934 at 12 Ardbeg Street, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland , at age 44 years and 11 months

Jane Birnie Garrow
married to William Garrow, Inspector of Police (retired)
at 11:40pm, aged 44yrs

Parents: Robert Paterson, Labourer Tramway Department & Marjory Paterson, previously Innes, MS Whyte (dec)

Wm Garrow, Widower was present at her death.2,7

Family: Jane Birnie Paterson and William Garrow

FatherRobert Paterson (c 1864 - )
MotherMarjory Whyte (13 Apr 1860 - 10 Mar 1916)


  1. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Pitsligo Aberdeen, 233/00 0051. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Pitsligo Aberdeen, 233/00 002/00 008. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  4. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Kinning Park, Govan, Lanarkshire, 1901 644/14 023/0L 004. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Pollokshields, Glasgow, 644/18 0056.
  6. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Plantation Glasgow City Lanark, 646/01 020/00 011. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  7. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1934 Govanhill, Glasgow, 644/16 0148.