Nealy Provan Gourlay

ID# 4360, (28 Jan 1881 - 3 Nov 1968)


Nealy Provan Gourlay was born on 28 Jan 1881 at 12 Margaret Place, Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Nealy Provan Gourlay
At 10.15 AM
Parents: Peter Brown Gourlay, Coal Miner & Elizabeth Gourlay MS Gardner
married: June 1873, Blantyre

Peter B Gourlay, Father was present at her birth.1,2

She was the daughter of Peter Brown Gourlay and Elizabeth Gardner.

Nealy Provan Gourlay was also known as Nelly Gourlay.



Nelly appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of Peter Brown Gourlay at Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Lanarkshire;
GOURLAY Peter B, Head, M, 49, m, Coalminer, Dalziel, Lanark
GOURLAY Elizabeth, Wife, M, 39, F, Partick, Lanark
GOURLAY Barbara, Dau, 12, F, Scholar, Larkhall, Lanark
GOURLAY Nelly, Dau, 3 months, F, Larkhall, Lanark.3



Nelly appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 in the household of Elizabeth Gourlay at Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Lanarkshire;
COURLAY Elizabeth, Head, 47, Housekeeper ? Barony Lanark
COURLAY Susan, Dau, 25, Silk weaver, Dalserf
COURLAY Nelly, Dau, 10, Scholar, Dalserf.4



Nealy Provan Gourlay was also known as Nellie Provan Gourlay.



Nellie appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of Elizabeth Gourlay at Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Lanarkshire;
GOURLAY Elizabeth, Head, W, 56, no occupation listed, Partick, Lanark, 2 rooms with windows
GOURLAY Nellie P, Dau, S, 20, Silk Weaver, Worker, Larkhall, Lanark
GARDINER Ellen, Mother, W, 80, Visitor, New Monkland, Lanark.5



Nellie Provan Gourlay married Archibald Burns in 1904 at Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland .6

As of 1904,her married name was Nellie Provan Burns.

Nellie appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 in the household of Archibald Burns at Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Lanarkshire;
BURNS Archabald, 2 people in house, Head, 32, Mar, Coal Miner Hewer, Worker, Dalserf Lanark
BURNS Nellie, Wife, 30, Mar, married 6 years, no children, Dalserf Lanark.7



Nellie died on 3 Nov 1968 at Bangour Hospital, Bonar, West Lothian, Scotland , at age 87 years, 9 months and 6 days

Aged 87.8



Nellie's death notice appeared on 5 Nov 1968 in the "The Glasgow Herald", Scotland ,

BURNS
At Bangour Hospital, on 3rd November 1968. NELLIE GOURLAY beloved wife of the late ARchibald Burns (late of 5 Miller Street, Larkhall).
Funeral to Larkhall Cemetery to-morrow (Wednesday) at 2pm to which all friends are invited.9



Nellie was buried on 6 Nov 1968 at "Larkhall Cemetery", Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Erected by Archibald Burns and Nellie Gourlay
ILMO her mother Elizabeth Gardiner d. 4.6.1907 aged 84yrs, her father Peter Gourlay d. 10.3.1887 aged 55yrs.
Also the above Archibald Burns d. 15.10.1953 aged 74yrs.
Also the above Nellie Gourlay d. 3.11.1968 aged 87yr.10


Peter and Elizabeth Gourlay
Archibald and Nellie Burns
photo courtsey www.scottish-monumental-inscriptions.com


Nellie and Archibald had no children.

Family: Nealy Provan Gourlay and Archibald Burns

FatherPeter Brown Gourlay (18 Nov 1831 - 10 Mar 1887)
MotherElizabeth Gardner (c 1844 - 14 Jun 1907)

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, 1881 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 0032. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), FHL Film 0203625 GRO Ref Vol 638-1 EnumDist 6 Page 43, Larkhall, Dalserf, Lanark. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  4. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), via Ancestry.co.uk - 1891 Dalserf Larkhall Lanark - ED 6 pag 30, Line 12, Rego 638/1. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  5. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 006/000 024. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1904 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 0085.
  7. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Larkhall Lanark, 1911 638/01 007/00 018. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  8. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1968 Bonar West Lothian 663/00 0128 aged 87.
  9. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, The Glasgow Herald, Nov 5 1968, 186th Year - No 243 - pg 20. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.
  10. [S188] Helen Grant, Scottish Monumental Inscriptions., CD-ROM (Fife Scotland: www.scottish-monumental-inscriptions.com), Cemetery Headstones, Larkhall Cemetery CD1 - image No 954. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Monumental Inscriptions.