Grace Watson Ormiston

#4719, (c 1846 - 23 Apr 1909)
     Grace Watson Ormiston was born c 1846 at Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Parents: John Ormiston and Mary Watson.



Grace Watson Ormiston married William Scott, son of William Scott and Marion Watson, 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.1,2


As of 9 Jun 1886,her married name was Scott.

Grace appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 in the household of William Scott at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
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.3



Grace appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of William Scott at Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
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.4



Grace died on 23 Apr 1909 at Post Office, Forth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Grace Watson Ormiston Scott, Postmistress, Widow of William Scott, Postmaster
at 10pm, aged 64 years.
Parents: John Ormiston (Master Tailor) (dec) & Mary Watson (dec)

Adam Scott, step son, of 17 Chipstead Street, Fulhaim (SW London) was informant.1,5

Family: Grace Watson Ormiston and William Scott

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1886 Biggar Lanark, 623/00 0005. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [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.
  4. [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.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1909 Forth Lanark, 632/02 0007.