John Douglas

#4736, (19 May 1867 - )
     John Douglas was born on 19 May 1867 at Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland .1
He was the son of William Douglas and Elizabeth McGarrity.

John Douglas married Catherine Scott, daughter of Robert Scott and Agnes Gibson, 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.2,3



John appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Catherine, Agnes, William and Robert ;
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.4



John Douglas witnessed the death of Robert Scott Douglas on 12 May 1901 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,
Robert Scott Douglas
at 2.30am, aged 6 mths

Parents: John Douglas, Coal Miner & Catharine Douglas MS Scott

John Douglas, Father was present when he passed away.2,5



John Douglas witnessed the birth of Samuel Douglas on 10 Jul 1904 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Samuel Douglas
at 7.40pm

Parents: John Douglas, Coal Miner & Catherine Douglas MS Scott
Married: 31st Dec 1896, Forth

John Douglas, Father was present at the birth.2,6



John Douglas witnessed the death of Samuel Douglas on 28 Sep 1905 Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,
Samuel Douglas
at 12pm, aged 14 mths

Parents: John Douglas, Coal Miner & Catherine Douglas MS Scott

John Douglas, Father was present when he passed away.2,7



John appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Catherine, Agnes, William, John, Elizabeth, Catherine and Jeanie ;
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.8



John and Catherine had 8 children.

Father*William Douglas (c 1827 - )
Mother*Elizabeth McGarrity (c 1827 - 1899)

Children of John Douglas and Catherine Scott

Citations

  1. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), C116251.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1896 Forth Lanark, 632/02 0014. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  4. [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.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1901 Forth Lanark, 632/02 0010 - aged 0.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1904 Forth Lanark, 632/02 0043.
  7. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1905 Forth Lanark, 632/02 0013.
  8. [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.