Catherine Scott

#381, (23 Jun 1869 - 21 Jan 1945)
     Catherine Scott was born on 23 Jun 1869 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Catherine Scott
At 5.30pm

Parents: Robert Scott, Coal Miner & Agnes Scott MS Gibson
Married 28th June 1854, Forth Carnwath

Robert Scott, Father was present at her brith.1,2

She was the daughter of Robert Scott and Agnes Gibson.

Catherine 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



Catherine 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



Catherine witnessed the marriage of George Ross and Marion Scott on 31 Dec 1890 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland .5,6

Catherine Scott married John Douglas, son of William Douglas and Elizabeth McGarrity, on 31 Dec 1896 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

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

John Douglas, Miner, Bachelor, aged 29,
Usual Res: Forth
Parents: William Douglas, Miner (dec) & Elizabeth Douglas MS McGarrity
Catherine Scott, Domestic Servant, Spinster, aged 27
Usual Res: Forth
Parents: Robert Scott, Miner (dec) & Agnes Scott MS Gibson (dec)

Witnesses: Archibald Douglas and Janet Scott.1,7


As of 31 Dec 1896,her married name was Douglas.

Catherine appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of John Douglas at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
DOUGLAS John, Head, 33, Coal Miner, Bellshill Lanark
DOUGLAS Catherine, Wife 32, Forth
DOUGLAS Agnes G S, Dau, 3, Forth
DOUGLAS William, Son, 2, Forth
DOUGLAS Robert S, Son, 4mths, Forth.8



Catherine appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 in the household of John Douglas at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
DOUGLAS John, 2 rooms with windows, 8 people, Head, 43, Mar, Coal Miner Hewer, Worker, Bellshill Lanark
DOUGLAS Catherine, Wife, 42, Mar, married 14 yrs, 8 child born, 6 living, Forth Lanark
DOUGLAS Agnes, Dau, 13, School, Forth
DOUGLAS William, Son, 12, School, Forth
DOUGLAS John, Son, 8, School, Forth
DOUGLAS Elizabeth, Dau, 5, forth
DOUGLAS Catherine, Dau, 3, Forth
DOUGLAS Jeanie, Dau, 7 mths, Forth.9



Catherine died on 21 Jan 1945 at 32 Hawkwood Terrace, Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , at age 75 years, 6 months and 29 days

Catherine Douglas
Widow of John Douglas (Coal Miner)
at 0.30am, aged 75yrs

Parents: Robert Scott, Coal Miner (dec) & Agnes Scott MS Gibson (dec)

John Douglas, Son of 34 Main St, Braehead was the informant on her death.1,10



Catherine's cause of death on 21 Jan 1945 was from Myocardial Disease - 2 years.



Catherine and John had 8 children.

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

Children of Catherine Scott and John Douglas

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, 1869 Carnwath, Lanark, 632/00 0022. 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: supplied by Bev Dey Feb 2012.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1890 Forth Lanark, 632/02 0010.
  7. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1896 Forth Lanark, 632/02 0014.
  8. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Forth Lanarkshire, ED 2 Pg 16 Roll: CSSCT1901_257 via Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  9. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Forth Carnwath Lanark, 632/02 001/00 015. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  10. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1945 Forth & Haywood, Lanark, 632/0 0003 aged 75.