Agnes Gibson Scott Ross

#6074, (1904 - 7 Aug 1963)
     Agnes Gibson Scott Ross was born in 1904 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland .1
She was the daughter of Alexander Ross and Janet Scott.

Agnes appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 in the household of Alexander Ross at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
ROSS Alexander, Head, 40, Mar, Coal Miner Hewer, Worker, Forth Lanark
ROSS Janet, Wife, 34, Mar, Married 9 yrs, 5 children born and 5 children living, Forth
ROSS Alexander, Son, 8, School, Forth
ROSS Agnes, Dau, 6, School, Forth
ROSS Robert, Son, 4, Forth
ROSS Janet, Dau, 2, Forth
ROSS Mary, Dau, 1 mth, Forth.2

Agnes Gibson Scott Ross married Hugh Waddell Nimmo on 20 Mar 1925 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the United Free Church of Scotland

Hugh Waddell Nimmo, Coal Miner, Bachelor, aged 22
Usual Res: Wellington Street, Forth
Parents: Alexander Nimmo, Coal Miner (retired) & Sarah Ann Nimmo MS Hyslop
Agnes Gibson Scott Ross, Domestic Servant, Spinster, aged 20
Usual Res: Forth
Parents: Alexander Ross, Coal Miner & Janet Ross MS Scott

Witnesses: Thomas Nimmo, Climps Rd, Forth & Janet Wright Ross, Main St, Forth.3,4

As of 20 Mar 1925,her married name was Nimmo.

Agnes Gibson Scott Nimmo married Alexander Griffin on 6 Dec 1935 at The Manse, Wilsontown, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland

Alexander Griffin, Coal Miner, Bachelor, aged 33.
Usual Res: Hawthorn Buildings, Wilsontown
Parents: James Griffin, Coal Miner (dec) & Margaret Griffin MS Forrest
Agnes Scott Gibson Ross, or Nimmo, Widow, aged 31
Usual Res: 107 Main Street, Forth
Parents: Alexander Ross, Night Watchman & Janet Ross MS Scott (dec)

Witnesses: Mary Ross, Main Street, Forth & John S Griffin, Hawthorn Blds, Wilsontown.5,6

As of 6 Dec 1935,her married name was Griffin.

Agnes died on 7 Aug 1963 at 96 Main Street, Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , at age 59 years

Agnes Gibson Scott Griffin
Widow of:
1st: Hugh Waddell Nimmo, Coal Miner 2nd: Alexander Griffin, Coal Miner.
At 3.45PM aged 58yrs.
Parents: Alexander Ross, Checkweigher (dec) & Janet Ross MS Scott (dec)

A R Nimmo, Son, 41 Climpy Road, Forth was the informant.

No notice in the Glasgow Herald.5,7

Agnes's cause of death on 7 Aug 1963 was from Arteriosclerotic heart disease
Myocardial infarction.

Agnes and Hugh had 3 known children, may be more.

Father*Alexander Ross (c 1871 - 15 Jan 1937)
Mother*Janet Scott (14 Feb 1877 - 12 Feb 1928)

Child of Agnes Gibson Scott Ross and Hugh Waddell Nimmo

Family: Agnes Gibson Scott Ross and Alexander Griffin


  1. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1904 Forth Lanrark, 632/02 0070. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  2. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census ( New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Forth Carnwarth Lanark, 632/02 001/00 014. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  3. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, supplied by Bev Dey Feb 2012. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1925 Forth Lanark, 632/02 0007.
  5. [S1] Certificate held on file.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1935, Forth and Haywood, Lanark 632/02 0025.
  7. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1963 Forth and Haywood, Lanark, 632/02 0009.