Robert Scott

#375, (7 May 1829 - 14 Jun 1882)
     Robert Scott was born on 7 May 1829 at Abey, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

William Scott and his spouse Marion Watson, residing at Abbey, had a son born on the 7th of May last and baptized this day, named Robert
Dated June 7th 1829

1854 All SCOTT births recorded at Carnwath

SCOTT Robert lawful son to William Scott & Marion Watson born at Abey, parish of Carstairs, 4th may 1829.1,2

He was the son of William Scott and Marion Watson.

Robert appeared on the 1841 Scottish Census of 6 Jun 1841 in the household of William Scott at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
SCOTT Wm, 35, Tailor, Yes
SCOTT Marion, 35, Housewife, yes
SCOTT James, 14, Herd, Yes
SCOTT Robert, 12, Herd, Yes
SCOTT Hugh, 9, Yes
SCOTT Janet, 7, Yes
SCOTT John, 3, Yes
SCOTT Eliza, 5 months, Yes.3



Robert appeared on the 1851 Scottish Census of 30 Mar 1851 in the household of William Scott at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
SCOTT, William , Head, M, 48, Tailor, Employed 1 man, Carnwath. Lanark
SCOTT, Marrion, Wife, M, 50, Carnwath
SCOTT, James, Son, U, 25, Labourer, Carstairs
SCOTT, Robert, Son, U, 21, Miner, Carstairs
SCOTT, Hugh, Son, U, 19, Tailor, Cairstairs
SCOTT, Janet, Dau, U, 17, Carstairs
SCOTT, Elizabeth, Dau, U, 9, Scholar, Carnwath
SCOTT, Jane, Dau, U, 7, Scholar, Carnwath
SCOTT, William, Son, U, 5, Scholar, Carnwath.4



Robert Scott married Agnes Gibson, daughter of Adam Gibson and Catharine Smith, on 20 Jun 1854 at Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Proclamations of Banns and Marriages, Parish of Carnwath, Lanark
Robert SCOTT and Agnes GIBSON, Parish of Carnwath, Proclaimed June 11th 1854, Married June 20th 1854.5



Robert Scott witnessed the birth of William Scott on 2 Jul 1860 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

William Scott
at 1pm
Parents: Robert Scott, Ironstone Miner & Agnes Gibson

Robert Scott, Father was present at the birth.5,6,7



Robert appeared on the 1861 Scottish Census of 7 Apr 1861 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Agnes and William ;
SCOTT Robert, Head, Mar, 31, Ironstone Miner, Carstairs, 2 rooms with windows
SCOTT Agnes, Wife, Mar, 26, Miners Wife, Carnwath
SCOTT William, Son, 9 months, Carnwath.8



Robert Scott witnessed the birth of Adam Scott on 9 Jun 1862 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.5,9



Robert Scott witnessed the birth of Marion Scott on 9 Sep 1864 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Marion Scott
at 2pm
Parents: Robert Scott, Coal Miner & Agnes Scott MS Gibson
Married 20th June 1854, Forth Carnwath

Robert Scott, Father was presnt at her birth.5,10,11



Robert Scott witnessed the death of Marion Scott on 18 Oct 1866 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,
Marion Scott, Single, at 10am aged 2 years.

Parents: Robert Scott, Coal Miner & Agnes Scott MS Gibson

Robert Scott, Father was present at her death.5,12



Robert Scott witnessed the birth of Robert Scott on 14 Dec 1866 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Robert Scott
at 8pm

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

Robert Scott, Father was present at his birth.5,13,14



Robert Scott witnessed the death of Robert Scott on 22 Jan 1868 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,
Robert Scott, Single, at 6.15am, aged 1 year.

Parents: Robert Scott, Coal Miner & Agnes Scott MS Gibson

Robert Scott, Father was present at his death.5,15



Robert Scott witnessed the birth of Catherine Scott on 23 Jun 1869 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.5,16



Robert Scott witnessed the birth of Marion Scott on 10 Mar 1871 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Marion Scott
At 11am

Parents: Robert Scott, Coal Miner & Agnes Scott MS Gibson
Married 20th June 1854, Forth Carnwath

Robert Scott, Father was present at her birth.5,17



Robert appeared on the 1871 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1871 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Agnes, William, Adam, Catherine and Marion ;
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.18



Robert Scott witnessed the birth of Robert Scott on 9 May 1873 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Robert Scott
at 0.20am

Parents: Robert Scott, Coal Miner & Agnes Gibson
Married: 29th June 1854, Forth Carnwath

Robert Scott, Father was present at his birth.5,19



Robert Scott witnessed the birth of Agnes Scott on 11 Jun 1875 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Agnes Scott
At 11pm

Parents: Robert Scott, Coal Miner & Agnes Scott MS Gibson
Married: 20th June 1854, Forth Carnwath

Robert Scott, Father was present at her birth.5,20



Robert Scott witnessed the birth of Janet Scott on 14 Feb 1877 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Janet Scott
at 1.30am

Parents: Robert Scott, Coal Miner & Agnes Scott MS Gibson
Married: 20th June 1854, Forth Carnwath

Robert Scott, Father was present at her birth.5,21



Robert Scott witnessed the birth of James Gibson Scott on 12 Feb 1879 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

James Gibson Scott
At 11pm

Parents: Robert Scott, Coal Miner & Agnes Scott MS Gibson
Married: 20th June 1854, Forth Carnwath

Robert Scott, Father was present at his birth.5,22



Robert appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Agnes, William, Adam, Catherine, Marion, Robert, Agnes, Janet and James ;
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.23



Robert died on 14 Jun 1882 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , at age 53 years, 1 month and 7 days

Robert SCOTT, Coal Miner, married to Agnes Gibson,
at 9.20am aged 52.
Parentss: William Scott, Tailor (Master), & Marion Watson (deceased).

William Scott, son was present when he passed away.5,24



Robert's cause of death on 14 Jun 1882 was from Chronic Bronchitis 2 months. No qualified medical attendant at the death.



Robert and Agnes had 10 known children.

Father*William Scott (c 1803 - 13 Feb 1889)
Mother*Marion Watson (c 1801 - 29 Apr 1864)

Children of Robert Scott and Agnes Gibson

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, certificate for both 1829 & 1854. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S32] GROS, Scottish OPR's (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: pre 1855), 1829 Carsairs Lanark, 633/00 0040 0032
    1854 Carnwath Lanark, 632/0000300237 - all the SCOTT birth details. Hereinafter cited as Scottish OPR's.
  3. [S82] 1841 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 6 June 1841), 1841 Forth, Carnwath Lanark 632/00 005/00 013. Hereinafter cited as 1841 Scottish Census.
  4. [S28] 1851 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 30 March 1851), 1851 Forth,Carnwath, Lanark Census Film, Upper Ward district 677, Book 8, Page 22
    632/00 008/00 022. Hereinafter cited as 1851 Scottish Census.
  5. [S1] Certificate held on file.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1860 Carnwath Lanark, 632/00 0071. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  7. [S22] Birth and Marriage Entries, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia: Genealogical Society of Qld, 1988 Version), C116321/0726.
  8. [S79] 1861 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 7 April 1861), Surname Index: Carnwath, District 632, Book 9, Page 15. GSQ 11 Jan 2003. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Scottish Census.
  9. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1862 Carnwath, Lanark, GROS 632/00/0075.
  10. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1864 Carnwath, Lanark, 632/00 0143.
  11. [S22] International Genealogical Index (IGI), C116321/1446.
  12. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1866 Carnwath, Lanark, GROS 632/0069 aged 2.
  13. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1866 Carnwath, Lanark, 632/00 0004.
  14. [S22] International Genealogical Index (IGI), C116321/1953.
  15. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1868 Carnwath, Lanark, GROS 632/00/0007 aged 1.
  16. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1869 Carnwath, Lanark, 632/00 0022.
  17. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1871 Carnwath, Lanark, 632/00 0071.
  18. [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.
  19. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1873 Carnwath, Lanark, 632/00 0105.
  20. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1875 Carnwath, Lanark, 632/00 0155.
  21. [S34] Scottish Civil Registration Indexes, From 1855 1877 Carnwath, Lanark, 632/00 0061, Brisbane LDS Centre.
  22. [S34] Scottish Civil Registration Indexes: 1879 Carnwath, Lanark, 632/00 0049, From 1855, Brisbane LDS Centre.
  23. [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.
  24. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, #16698027, GRO Code 1 = 632, 3=42 aged 52.