Adam Scott

#348, (9 Jun 1862 - 6 Jun 1926)
     Adam Scott was born on 9 Jun 1862 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Adam Scott
at 9.30am

Parents: Robert Scott, Coal Miner & Agnes Scott MS Gibson
Married June 1854 Forth Carnwath

Robert Scott, Father was present at his birth.1,2

He was the son of Robert Scott and Agnes Gibson.

Adam appeared on the 1871 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of Robert Scott at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
SCOTT Robert, Head, Mar, 41, Coal Miner, Carstairs, Lanark, 1 room with windows, and 2 children at school
SCOTT Agnes, Wife, M, 36, Miners Wife, Carnwath
SCOTT William, Son, 10, Scholar, Carnwath
SCOTT Adam, Son, 8, Scholar, Carnwath
SCOTT Catherine, Dau, 2, Carnwath
SCOTT Marion, Dau, 1 Mth, Carnwath.3



Adam appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of Robert Scott at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
SCOTT, Robert, Head, Coal Miner, M, 51, M, Carstairs, Lanark
SCOTT, Agnes, Wife, M 46, F, Carnwath, Lanark
SCOTT, William, Son, Miner, U,20,M, Carnwath, Lanark
SCOTT, Adam, Son, Miner, U,18, M, Carnwath, Lanark
SCOTT, Catherine, Dau, Scholar, 12, F, Carnwath, Lanark
SCOTT, Marrion, Dau, Scholar,10, F, Carnwath, Lanark
SCOTT, Robert, Son, Scholar, 7, M, Carnwath, Lanark
SCOTT, Agnes, Dau, Scholar, 5, M, Carnwath, Lanark
SCOTT, Janet, Dau, Scholar, 4, F, Carnwath, Lanark
SCOTT, James G, Son, 2, M, Carnwath, Lanark.4



Adam Scott married Marion Pickard Fairholm, daughter of James Ferme and Ann Weir Forrest, on 23 Mar 1888 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

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

Adam Scott, Watch Maker, Bachelor, 25
Usual Res: Forth
Parents: Robert Scott, Miner (dec) & Agnes Scott MS Gibson (dec)
Marion Fairholm, Dressmaker, Spinster, 20
Usual Res: Forth
Parents: James Fairholm, Miner & Ann Fairholm MS Forrest.

Witnesses: William SCOTT & Helen FAIRHOLM.5



In 1888 Adam's occupation Pitheadman/Master Watchmaker.



Adam Scott witnessed the birth of Robert Scott on 2 Jan 1889 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

At 2pm

Adam Scott, Father was present at the birth.1,6



In 1889 Adam's occupation Watch Maker - as per Robert Scott's birth certificate.



Adam Scott witnessed the birth of James Fairholm Gibson Scott on 5 Sep 1890 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

At 9.30pm

Adam Scott, Father was present at birth.7,8



In 1890 Adam's occupation Coal Miner - as per James Fairholm Gibson Scott's birth certificate.



Adam appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 at No 5 Wilsontown Terrace, Wilsontown, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Marion, Robert, James and James ;
SCOTT, Adam, Head, Mar, 28, Coalminer & Watchmaker, employed, born Lanarkshire, Forth, 2 rooms with windows.
SCOTT, Marion, Wife, Mar, 23, born Lanarkshire, Wilsontown.
SCOTT, Robert, Son, 2, born Lanarkshire, Forth
SCOTT, James F G, Son, 1, born Lanarkshire, Forth
SCOTT, James G, Brother, unknown age ?, born Lanarkshire, Forth.9

Adam Scott witnessed the death of James Fairholm Gibson Scott on 18 Aug 1892 New Row, Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
James Fairholm Gibson SCOTT
at 12 Noon, aged 23 months

Parents: Adam Scott, Miner & Marion Scott MS Fairholm.

Adam Scott, Father was present when he passed away.1,10



Adam Scott witnessed the birth of Annie Forrest Scott on 27 Sep 1892 New Row, Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

At 8pm.

Adam Scott her Father was present at the birth.11,12



In 1892 Adam's occupation Roadsman - from Annie Forrest Scott's birth certificate.



Adam Scott witnessed the birth of Adam James Fairholm Gibson Scott on 21 Jun 1894 New Row, Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

At 11.30pm

Parents: Adam Scott, Roadsman & Marion Scott MS Fairholm
Married: 23 March 1888, Forth

Adam Scott, Father was present at his birth.1,13



In 1894 Adam's occupation Roadsman - as per Adam James Fairholm Gibson Scott's birth certificate.



Adam Scott witnessed the birth of Neil Fairholm Scott on 22 Dec 1900 Provident Building, Thorniewood, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Neil Fairholm Scott
At 7pm.

Parents: Adam Scott, Watchmaker (Master) & Marion Pichard Scott MS Fairholm.
Married: March 23rd 1888, Carnwath.

Adam Scott, Father was present at the birth.1,14



In 1900 Adam's occupation Watchmaker (Master) as per son Neil Fairholm Scott's birth certificate.



Adam appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 at Provident Place, Uddingston, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Marion, Robert, Annie, Adam, Neil and James ;
SCOTT, Adam, Head, M, 38, Watch Maker & Hawker, Own Account, Forth, Lanark
SCOTT, Marion, Wife, M, 33, Watch Maker & Hawker Wife, Forth, Lanark
SCOTT, Robert, Son, 12, Scholar, Forth, Lanark
SCOTT, Annie, Dau, 8, Scholar, Forth, Lanark
SCOTT, Adam, Son, 6, Scholar, Forth, Lanark
SCOTT, Neil, Son, 3 months, Bothwell, Lanark
SCOTT, James, Brother, S, 22, Coal Miner, Worker, Forth, Lanark.15



Adam appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 at Provident Building, Tannochside, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Marion, Annie, Adam and Neil ;
SCOTT Adam, Head, 48, Mar, Pit Headman, Colliery, Worker, Carnwath Lanark
SCOTT Marion, Wife, 43, Mar, married 23yrs, 5 children, 4 living, Sub PostMistress, Worker, At home, Carnwath
SCOTT Annie, Dau, 18, Single, Assistant PostMistress, Worker, At Home, Carnwath
SCOTT Adam, Son, 16, Single, Clerk, Colliery, Worker, Carnwath
SCOTT Neil, Son, 10, School, Carnwath.16



Adam died on 6 Jun 1926 at Provident Building, Tannochside, Lanarkshire, Scotland , at age 63 years, 11 months and 28 days

Adam Scott, Pithead Worker
Married to Marion Pickard Fairholm
At 1.30pm.

Informant: Annie F Scott - daughter.17,18



Adam's cause of death on 6 Jun 1926 was from Paralysis agitans, senility 2 1/2 yrs, myocarditis, 6 months.



Adam was buried in Jun 1926 at "Bothwell Park Cemetery", Lanarkshire, Scotland .



Adam and Marion had 5 children.

Father*Robert Scott (7 May 1829 - 14 Jun 1882)
Mother*Agnes Gibson (16 Sep 1834 - 12 Jul 1886)

Children of Adam Scott and Marion Pickard Farm

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, 1862 Carnwath, Lanark, GROS 632/00/0075. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S76] 1871 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1871), 1871 Carnwath, Lanark, 632/00 010/000 007. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Scottish Census.
  4. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), FHL Film 0203623, GRO Ref Vol 632 EnumDist 10 Page 7. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  5. [S1] Certificate held on file: Obtained 18th April 1990.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1889 Forth Lanark, 632/02 0004.
  7. [S1] Certificate held on file: No 36.
  8. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1890 Forth Lanark, 632/02 0036.
  9. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Forth Lanarkshire, Scotland, 632/2 002 15. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  10. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1892 Forth Lanarkshire #19508423 aged 2.
  11. [S1] Certificate held on file: No 51.
  12. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1892 Forth Lanark, 632/02 0051.
  13. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1894 Forth Lanark, 632/02 0026.
  14. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1901 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0022.
  15. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Bothwell, Lanark, Page 24. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  16. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 014/00 001. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  17. [S1] Certificate held on file: No 98.
  18. [S9] Death Notices, Memorial Card;Copies Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, In possession of Ruby Blewden, Dunedin.