William Scott

#394, (24 Dec 1845 - 22 Jun 1902)
     William Scott was born on 24 Dec 1845 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

1855:
SCOTT, William lawful son to William Scott and Marion Watson born at Forth Parish of Carnwath 24th Dec 1845.1,2

He was the son of William Scott and Marion Watson.

William 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.3



William appeared on the 1861 Scottish Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of William Scott at Village of, Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
SCOTT William, Head, M, 57, Tailor & Postmaster, Carnwath Lanarkshire
SCOTT Marion, Wife, M, 60, Tailors wife, Carstairs
SCOTT Hugh, Son, Unm, 29, Tailor, Carstairs
SCOTT William, Son, Unm, 15, Scholar, Carnwath.4



William Scott married Helen Dick Gray on 20 Jun 1867 at West Greenwell, Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the United Presbyterian Church
William Scott, Coal Miner, Bachelor, aged 21, Usual res Forth, Carnwath
Parents: William Scott, Tailor,& Marion Watson (dec)
Helen Dick Gray, Domestic Servant, Spinster, 21, Usual Res, West Greenwell, Carnwath
Parents: Robert Gray, Carter (reputed father) & Helen Dick (dec)

Witnesses: Hugh Scott and William Prenstice.5,6,7



William appeared on the 1871 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1871 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Helen, William, Adam and Marion ;
SCOTT William, Head, Mar, 25, Coalminer, Carnwath, 1 rooms with windows
SCOTT Helen, Wife, Mar, 25, Miners Wife, Carnwath
SCOTT William, Son, 4, Carnwath
SCOTT Adam, Son, 2, Carnwath
SCOTT Marion, Dau, 11mths, Carnwath.8



William appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Helen, Adam, Marion, Agnes, Helen and Jane ;
SCOTT William, Head, M, 34, M, Coal Miner, Forth, Lanark
SCOTT Helen, Wife, M, 34, F, Forth
SCOTT Adam, Son, 12, M, Scholar, Forth
SCOTT Marion W, Dau 10, F, Scholar, Forth
SCOTT Agnes, Dau, 9, F, Scholar, Forth
SCOTT Helen, Dau, 6, F, Scholar, Forth
SCOTT Jane, Dau, 1, F, Forth
McKENDRICK Adam, Lodger, U, 29, M, Shopman, Leadhills, Lanark.9



William Scott witnessed the death of Helen Dick Scott on 17 Oct 1881 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,
Helen Dick Scott
arried to William Scott, Coal Miner
(Illegitimate) at 12 PM aged 36 years.
Parents: Robert Gray labourer (reputed father) & Helen Dick, Farm Servant (dec)

William Scott, Widower was present at her death.5,10



William Scott married Grace Watson Ormiston on 9 Jun 1886 at Biggar, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the forms of the Church of Scotland
William Scott, Van Driver (Widower) aged 40, Usual res Forth
Parents: William Scott, Tailor & Marion Watson (dec)
Grace Watson Ormiston, Dressmaker (Spinster) aged 40, Usual res Biggar
Parents: John Ormiston, Tailor (dec) & Mary Watson (dec)

William Scott witness & Mary W Fairlie Witness.5,11



William appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Grace, Helen and Jane ;
SCOTT William, Head, Mar, 45, Draper, working on own account, Forth, 3 rooms with windows
SCOTT Grace, Wife, Mar, 45, Milner & Dressmaker, working on own account, Carnwath
SCOTT Ellen, Dau, Unm, 16, Domestic Servant, employed, Carnwath
SCOTT Jeannie, Dau, 11, Scholar, Carnwath.12



William appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Grace, Adam, Helen and Jane ;
SCOTT William, Head, Mar, 55, Sub Postmaster, Worker, Forth, Lanark, 4 rooms with windows
SCOTT Grace W O, Wife, Mar, 55, Dressmaker, own account at Home, Wilsontown
SCOTT Adam, Son, Single, 32, Shop Assistant (Provisions), worker, Forth
SCOTT Ellen D, Dau, Single, 26, Letter Carrier, Worker, Forth
SCOTT Jeanie, Dau, Single, 21, Letter Carrier, Worker, Forth.13



William's cause of death on 22 Jun 1902 was from Double Inguinal Hernia
Chronic Intestinal Catarrah
Anaemia
Syncope.



William died on 22 Jun 1902 at Post Office, Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , at age 56 years, 5 months and 29 days

William Scott
Postmaster, married to Grace Watson Ormiston, died at 4AM, aged 56 years.
Parents: William Scott, Master Tailor (dec) & Marion Watson (dec)

Adam Scott, son, of 137 Gertrude St, Chelsea, was the informant.5,14



William and Helen had 6 known children.

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

Children of William Scott and Helen Dick Gray

Family: William Scott and Grace Watson Ormiston

Citations

  1. [S22] Birth and Marriage Entries, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia: Genealogical Society of Qld, 1988 Version), C116325/3060.
  2. [S32] GROS, Scottish OPR's (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: pre 1855), Carnwath, Lanark, 632 /1-3 GSQ 19 Feb 2000
    Part 3 BDM 1820 - 1854. Hereinafter cited as Scottish OPR's.
  3. [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.
  4. [S79] 1861 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 7 April 1861), 1861 Surname Index: Carnwath, District 632, Book 9, Page 16. GSQ 11 Jan 2003
    Carnwath Lanark 632/00 009/00 016. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Scottish Census.
  5. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1867 Carnwath Lanark, 632/00 0012. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  7. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), M116321.
  8. [S76] 1871 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1871), Carnwath Lanark, 632/00 010/00 005. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Scottish Census.
  9. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), FHL Film 0203623 GRO Ref Vol 632 Enumdist 11 Page 7. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  10. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1881 Carnwath Lanark, 632/00 0078.
  11. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1886 Biggar Lanark, 623/00 0005.
  12. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), Forth Lanark, 632/02 002/02 026. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  13. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), Forth Lanark, 632/02 002/02 010. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  14. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1902 Forth Lanark, 632/0 0014.