Mary Ann Hamilton

#4677, (c 1829 - 30 Jun 1903)
     Mary Ann Hamilton was born c 1829 at Harthill, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Parents: John Hamilton and Mary Dick.



Mary Ann Hamilton married James Scott, son of William Scott and Marion Watson, on 14 Aug 1853 at Whitburn, West Lothian, Scotland ,

Recorded twice:
14 Aug 1853, Whitburn, West Lothian and 26 Aug 1853, West Calder, Midlothian.1


As of 14 Aug 1853,her married name was Scott.

Mary appeared on the 1861 Scottish Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of James Scott at Whitburn, West Lothian, Scotland ;
SCOTT James, Head, Mar, 35, Roadsman in Iron Mine, Carstairs, Lanark, 2 rooms with windows, 2 children at school
SCOTT Mary, Wife, Mar, 30, Shotts
SCOTT William, Son, 6, Scholar, West Calder Edinburghshire
SCOTT John, Son, 5, Scholar, West Calder Edinburghshire
SCOTT Mary, Dau, 3, West Calder
SCOTT Marion, Dau, 1, Whitburn Linlithgow.2



Mary appeared on the 1871 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of James Scott at Fauldhouse, Whitburn, West Lothian, Scotland ;
SCOTT James, Head, Mar, 45, Draper, Carstairs, 2 rooms with windows, 3 children at school
SCOTT Mary A, Wife, mar, 42, Shotts
SCOTT William W, Son, Unm, 16, Labourer (underground) West Calder
SCOTT John W, Son, 15, Labourer (Coal Works), West Calder
SCOTT Mary Ann, Dau 13, West Calder
SCOTT Marion, Dau, 11, Scholar, linlithgow
SCOTT Agnes, Dau, 9, Scholar, Whitburn
SCOTT James, Son, 7, Scholar, Whitburn
SCOTT Robert, Son, 5, Whitburn
SCOTT Hugh, Son, 3, Whitburn
SCOTT Janet, Dau, 3mths, Whitburn

(even though the word Draper is recorded on the Census page, I suspect it is meant to be something like Drawer or at least something to do with the mines as James was involved in the mining industry all his life and not as a cloth maker).3



Mary appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of James Scott at Drybridge, Whitburn, Linlithgow, Scotland ;
SCOTT James, Head, M, 56, M, Coal Miner, Carstairs, Lanark
SCOTT Mary Ann, Wife, M,52, F, Coal Miners wife, Harthill, Lanark
SCOTT William, Son, U, 26, M, Coal Miner, Breich, Edinburgh
SCOTT John, Son, U, 25, M, Coal Miner, Breich, Edinburgh
SCOTT Mary Ann, Dau, U, 23, F, Dressmaker, Breich, Edinburgh
SCOTT Marian, Dau, U, 21, F, Servant (Domestic), Fauldhouse, Linlthgow
SCOTT James, Son, U, 17, M, Coal Miner, Fauldhouse, Linlithgow
SCOTT Robert, Son, U, 15, M, Coal Miner, Fauldhouse, Linlithgow
SCOTT Hugh, Son, 13, M, Scholar, Fauldhouse, Linlithgow
MUIRHEAD Jas S., Grandson, 11mths, M, Fauldhouse, Linlithgow.4



Mary appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 in the household of James Scott at Drybridge Bridge Street, Fauldhouse, West Lothian, Scotland ;
SCOTT James, Head, Mar, 64, Mine Roadsman, employed, Carstairs
SCOTT Mary Ann, Wife, Mar, 60, Harthill
SCOTT William, Son, Unm, 36, Coal Miner, employed, W Calder
SCOTT Marion, Dau, Unm, 31, Restaurant Keeper, employed, Fauldhouse
SCOTT Agnes, Dau, Unm, 29, Domestic, employed, Fauldhouse
SCOTT James, Son, Unm, 27, Coalminer, employed, Fauldhouse
SCOTT Robert, Son, Unm, 24, Coalminer, employed, Fauldhouse
SCOTT Hugh, Son, Unm, 22, Coalminer, employed, Fauldhouse
SCOTT James M, Grandson, 10, Scholar, Fauldhouse
SCOTT John, Grandson, 7, Scholar, Fauldhouse
IRVING Thomas, Grandson, 6, Scholar, Fauldhouse
SCOTT George, Grandson, 5, Scholar, Fauldhouse
ANDERSON George, Boarder, Unm, 53, Foreman in Brickfoundry, employed, E Linton.5



Mary's cause of death on 30 Jun 1903 was from Carcinoma of the stomach 7 Months
Exhaustion.



Mary died on 30 Jun 1903 at Drybridge, Fauldhouse, West Lothian, Scotland ,

Mary Ann Scott, Widow of James Scott, Coal miner
at 0:01 AM ?, aged 71years
Parents: John Hamilton, Caol Miner (dec) & Mary Dick (dec)
John Scott, son, was the informant.6,7



Mary and James had 9 known children.

Children of Mary Ann Hamilton and James Scott

Citations

  1. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), M 116734 and also M117015 for West Calder marriage.
  2. [S79] 1861 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 7 April 1861), Whitburn West Lothian, 673/00 006/00 047. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Scottish Census.
  3. [S76] 1871 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1871), Whitburn West Lothian, 673/00 007/00 016. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Scottish Census.
  4. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), FHL Film 0203709 GRO Ref Vol 673-2 Enum dist 3 Page 11. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  5. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), Fauldhouse West Lothian, 673/02 003/02 010. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  6. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  7. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1903 Fauldhouse West Lothian, 673/02 0024. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.