James Lawson

ID# 6629, (1835 - Jan 1904)


James Lawson was born in 1835 at Jurby, Isle of Man.



James Lawson was baptised on 13 Dec 1835 in Jurby, Isle of Man,

Parents listed:
William Lawson and Anne Killey.1




James Lawson married Catherine Anne Cowley, daughter of John Cowley and Catherine Cowley, on 16 Jun 1860 at Jurby, Isle of Man,

16 June 1860
Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, by licence.

James Lawson,
of full age, Bachelor, labourer,
Res: Andreas.
Father, William Lawson, Mason
Catherine Ann Cowley,
of full age, Spinster,
Res: Jurby.
Father, John Cowley, Farmer.

James Lawson signed by X his mark
Catharine Cowley, could sign.

In the Presence of: P Corlett, and John Cowley , his X mark.2,3,4



James appeared on the 1861 Isle of Man Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of Mary Cowley at Cronk Breck, Jurby, Isle of Man;
COWLEY Mary, Head, Widow, 84, Farmer of 70 Acreas, employing 3 men & 1 boy, born Jurby
COWLEY John, Son, Widower, 58, Farmers Son, Jurby
COWLEY Catharine, Daug, Widow, 54, Farmers Daughter, Jurby
COWLEY John, Gr Son, Unm, 23, Plough Man, Lezayre
LAWSON Catharine A, Gr Dau, Mar, 22, House Servant, Jurby
LAWSON James, Gr Son in Law, Mar, 24, Plough Man, Jurby
COWLEY Daniel, Gr Son, Unm, 15, Ag Lab, Jurby
COWLEY John, Grt Gr Son, 9, Scholar, Andreas
LAWSON Mary A, Gr Gr Dau, 6mths, Jurby
QUAYLE Thomas, Visitor, 27, Miner, Lonan.5



James appeared on the 1871 Isle of Man Census of 2 Apr 1871 at Lawsons, Kerrow Croie, Jurby, Isle of Man, also listed in the household was Catherine and John ;
LAWSON James, Head, Mar, 35, Farmer of 18 Acres, Jurby
LAWSON Catharine A, Wife, Mar, 32, Farmers Wife, Jurby
LAWSON John T, Son, 5, Jurby.6



James appeared on the 1881 Isle of Man Census of 3 Apr 1881 at Kerrow Croie, Jurby, Isle of Man, also listed in the household was Catherine, John, Mary and William ;
LAWSON James, Head, Mar, 46, Farmer of 18 Acres, Jurby
LAWSON Catherine A, Wife, Mar, 42, Farmers Wife, Jurby
LAWSON John T, Son, 15, Scholar, Jurby
LAWSON Mary A, Dau, 9, Scholar, Jurby
LAWSON William W, Son, 8, Scholar, Jurby.7



James appeared on the 1891 Isle of Man Census of 5 Apr 1891 at Kerrow Croie, Jurby, Isle of Man, also listed in the household was Catherine, John, Mary and William ;
LAWSON James, Head, Mar, 55, Farmer, Jurby
LAWSON Catherine A, Wife, Mar, 52, Farmers Wife, Jurby
LAWSON John T, Son, Single, 25, Farmers Son, Jurby
LAWSON mary A, Dau, Single, 19, Farmers Dau, Jurby
LAWSON William W, Son, Single, 18, Farmers Son (Joiner), Jurby.8



James appeared on the 1901 Isle of Man Census of 31 Mar 1901 at Kerrow Croie, Jurby, Isle of Man, also listed in the household was Catherine, John, Mary and Mabel ;
LAWSON James, Head, Mar, 66, Farmer, own Account, Jurby
LAWSON Catherine, Wife, Mar, 62, Jurby
LAWSON Thomas, Son, Single, 34, Farmer Rel, July
LAWSON Mary An, Dau, Single, 28, Jurby
LAWSON Mabel J, Grand Daughter, 5, Jurby.9



James died in Jan 1904 at Jurby, Isle of Man, at age 69 years.


James was buried on 15 Jan 1904 at Jurby, Isle of Man,


James Lawson,
aged 68yrs
Abode: Karrow Croie, Jurby
No MI located.2,10,11



James and Catherine had 6 Known Children.

Children of James Lawson and Catherine Anne Cowley

Citations

  1. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), "Isle of Man, Births and Baptisms, 1821-1911," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X5P8-MQH : accessed 10 Jul 2013), James Lawson, 13 Dec 1835. C03806-1 Film 106725.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S21] Church Registers, Various Repositories , Parish Register Transcripts of Jurby, 1606-1894- Jurby 1849 - 1883 - Baptisms April 1849 - Dec 1883, Marriaged Jan 1850 - Oct 1882, Burials Jan 1850 - Nov 1883
    Film No 106179 Item 1.
    Viewed at Logan Central Library, 9 July 2013 and copy obtained.. Hereinafter cited as Church Registers.
  4. [S33] International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI), "Isle of Man, Marriages, 1849–1911," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XTMV-ZHM : accessed 16 Jun 2013), James Lawson and Catherine Ann Cowley, 16 Jun 1860.
    M03806-1 GS Film 106726.
  5. [S171] 1861 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 7 April 1861), 1861 Jurby RG 9/ 4421 pg 38. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Isle of Man Census.
  6. [S172] 1871 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 2 Arpril 1871), 1871 Jurby, Isle of Man, RG10/ 5772 page 133. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Isle of Man Census.
  7. [S173] 1881 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 3 April 1881), 1881 Jurby Isle of Man, RG11/ 5598 page 2. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Isle of Man Census.
  8. [S174] 1891 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 5 April 1891), 1891 Jurby Isle of Man, RG 12/ 4684 page 49. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Isle of Man Census.
  9. [S175] 1901 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 31 March 1901), 1901 Jurby Isle of Man, RG13/ 5302 page5. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Isle of Man Census.
  10. [S83] Registry IOM, IOM Registers, Register of Church of England baptisms, burials, and marriages in: Kirk Bride Baptisms 1884-1910 Burials 1884-1910 Marriages 1884-1911 Andreas Baptisms 1884-1910 Burials 1884-1910 Marriages 1884-1911 Jurby Baptisms 1884-1910 Burials 1884-1910 Marriages 1884-1910
    Film No 454984

    Viewed at Logan Central Library, 9 July 2013 and copy obtained.. Hereinafter cited as IOM Registers.
  11. [S83] Registry IOM, IOM Registers: IOM Burial Registers on CD from Isle of Man Family History Society.