George Ross

#6080, (c 1866 - 1 Mar 1950)
     George Ross was born c 1866 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland .
He was the son of Alexander Ross and Janet Wright.

George witnessed the marriage of Janet Hamilton and William Scott on 26 Mar 1889 Haywood, Lanarkshire, Scotland .1,2

George Ross married Marion Scott, daughter of Robert Scott and Agnes Gibson, on 31 Dec 1890 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

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

George Ross, Coal Miner, Bachelor, aged 24
Usual Res: Forth
Parents: Alexander Ross, Surfaceman & Janet Ross MS Wright
Marion Scott, Domestic Servant, Spinster, aged 19
Usual Res: Forth
Parents: Robert Scott, Coal Miner (dec) & Agnes Scott MS Gibson (dec)

Witnesses: Alexander Ross & Catherine Scott.3,4



George appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Marion ;
ROSS George, Head, 24, Coal Miner, Forth
ROSS Marion, Wife, 20, Forth Lanark.5



George appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 at Pleasance, Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Marion, Alexander, Robert, Agnes, Janet, Hugh, Marion and Janet ;
ROSS George, Head, Mar, 34, Coal Miner, Forth Lanark
ROSS Marion, Wife, Mar, 30, Forth
ROSS Alexander, Son, 9, Scholar, Forth
ROSS Robert, Son, 8, Scholar, Forth
ROSS Agnes G, Dau, 5, Forth
ROSS Janet W, Dau, 3, Wilsontown
ROSS Hugh R, 3, Wilsontown
ROSS Marion S, 1mth, Wilsontown
SCOTT Janet, Sister in Law, 24, Forth.6



George appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 at Pleasance, Wilsontown, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Marion, Alexander, Robert, Janet, Hugh and George ;
ROSS George, 2 Rooms with windows, 7 people. Head, Mar, 44, Coal Miner Roadman, Worker, Forth Lanark
ROSS Marion, Wife, 40, Mar, Married 20 yrs, 7 children born, 7 children living, Forth
ROSS Alexander, Son, 19, S, Coalminer Hewer, Worker, Forth
ROSS Robert, Son, 18, S, Coalminer Hewer, Worker, Forth
ROSS Janet Wright, Dau, 13, S, School, Wilsontown
ROSS Hugh Robertson, Son, 13, S, School, Wilsontown
ROSS George, Son, 7, School, Wilsontown.7



George died on 1 Mar 1950 at 169 Main Street, Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

George Ross, Enginekeeper (Retired)
(Widower of Marion Scott)
at 7.40 PM aged 83yrs.

Parents: Alexander Ross, Road Surfaceman (dec) and Janet Ross MS Wright (dec)

Hugh Ross, son was present when he passed away.1,8



George's cause of death on 1 Mar 1950 was from Cerebral Thrombosis
Chronic Enamia
Enlarged Prostate.



George and Marion had 7 children.

Father*Alexander Ross (c 1830 - )
Mother*Janet Wright (c 1830 - )

Children of George Ross and Marion Scott

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1889 Carnwath Lanark, 632/01 0009. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S1] Certificate held on file: supplied by Bev Dey Feb 2012.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1890 Forth Lanark, 632/02 0010.
  5. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Forth Carnwath Lanarkshire, Ed 2, Pg 25, Line 20 Via Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  6. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Forth Lanarkshire, ED 2 Pg 29 Line 20 - via Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  7. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Forth Carnwath Lanark, 632/02 001/00 028. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  8. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1950 Forth and Haywood Lanark, 632/02 00091.