Maggie Scott Gowans

#4720, (6 May 1844 - )
     Maggie Scott Gowans was born on 6 May 1844 at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Parents: Thomas Gowans & Janet Scott.1

Maggie Scott Gowans married Hugh Scott, son of William Scott and Marion Watson, on 13 Oct 1871 at Gourock, Renfrewshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland

Hugh Scott, Cloth Merchant, Bachelor, aged 40 Usual res Forth
Parents: William Scott, Farmer & Marion Watson
Maggie Scott Gowans, Spinster, aged 27
Usual res Gourock
Parents: Thomas Gowans, Contractor (dec) & Janet Gowans MS Scott (dec)

Witnesses: Thomas Brown & Jessie Scott Holdan?2,3

As of 13 Oct 1871,her married name was Scott.

Maggie appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of Hugh Scott at Adelaide Street, Inverkip, Renfrewshire, Scotland ;
SCOTT Hugh, Head, M, 40, M, Clothier & Draper, Carstairs, Lanark
SCOTT Maggie G, Wife, M, 30, F, Clothier & Drapers Wife, Glasgow
REDPATH Mary, Serv, U, 15, F, Domestic Servant, Greenock, Renfrew.4

Family: Maggie Scott Gowans and Hugh Scott


  1. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000).
  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, 1871 Gourock Renfrew 567/02 0013. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  4. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census ( New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), FHL Film 0203576 GRO Ref Vol 567-2 EnumDist 2 Page 77. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.