John Henry Hamilton
John Henry Hamilton was born c 1839 at Gifford, Haddingtonshire, Scotland ,
Parents: David Hamilton & Catherine Simpson.
John Henry Hamilton married Marion Simpson, daughter of William Simpson and Marion King, on 27 Nov 1868 at Ormiston Schoolroom, Ormiston, East Lothian, Scotland ,
At the Ormiston Schoolroom after Banns according to the forms of the Church of Scotland
John Henry Hamilton, Ploughman (Single), aged 29
Usual Res: Caston Road ? Parish of Ormiston
Parents: David Hamilton, Ploughman & Catherine Simpson (dec)
Marion Simpson, Domestic Servant, (single) aged 23.
Usual Res: ? Parish of Ormiston
Parents: William Simpson, Road Surfaceman & Marion King
Witnesses: George Simpson and Martha Hamilton.1,2
John appeared on the 1871 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1871 at Gorton Loanhead, Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland , also listed in the household was Marion and Marion ;
HAMILTON John, Head, 32, Labourer, Gifford Haddington
SIMPSON Mariann, Wife, 26, Pencaitland
HAMILTON Marian, Dau, 3, Lasswade, Midlothian
TORBET Robert, Boarder, 18.3
John appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 at 138 High Street, Inveresk, Midlothian, Scotland , also listed in the household was Marion, Janet, Marion, David, Christina, William, Henerietta and John ;
HAMILTON John H, Head, 42, labourer, Yester East Lothian
HAMILTON Marion, Wife, 35, Fountainhall East Lothian
HAMILTON Janet C, Dau, 16, Farm Servant, House of Muir East Lothian
HAMILTON Marion, Dau, 14, Book Stall Servant, Rosewell Edin
HAMILTON David A, Son, Scholar, Fountainhall East Lothian
HAMILTON Christina, Dau, 7, Scholar, Fordell Fife
HAMILTON William B, Son, 5, Scholar, Pathead Edin
HAMILTON Henerietta, Dau, 3, Craighart Edin
HAMILTON John, Son, 1, Craigentiney Edin.4
John appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 at Gallowshall Old Toll House, Dalkeith, Midlothian, Scotland , also listed in the household was Marion, Christina, William, Henerietta, John, Annie, James, Charles, Nelly and Agnes ;
HAMILTON John H, Head, 52, Road Surfaceman, Gifford haddington
HAMILTON Marion, Wife, 44, Pencaitland
HAMILTON Christina, Dau, 17, Road Surfacemans Dau, Dalgettie, Fife
HAMILTON William B, Son, 15, Cellarman, Crichton Edin
HAMILTON Henrietta, Dau, 13, Road Surfacemans Dau, Colinton Edin
HAMILTON John, Son, 11, Scholar, South Leith Edin
HAMILTON Annie D, Dau, 9, Scholar, Inveresk Edin
HAMILTON James, Son, 7, Scholar, Dalkeith
HAMILTON Charles R, Son, 5, Dalkeith
HAMILTON Nelly, Dau, 3, Dalkeith
HAMILTON Agnes R, Dau, 1, Dalkeith.5
John died on 26 Feb 1896 at Thorburn Court, The Thicket, Dalkeith, Midlothian, Scotland ,
John Henry Hamilton, Road Surfaceman, married to Marion Simpson
At 11PM aged 56yrs
Parents: David Hamilton, Ploughman (dec) & Catherine Simpson (dec)
Wm Hamilton, Son was the informant.1,6
John's cause of death on 26 Feb 1896 was from Cardiac Disease.
Children of John Henry Hamilton and Marion Simpson
- Marion Hamilton (c 1869 - )
- David Arbery Hamilton (14 Jul 1871 - )
- Christina Hamilton (c 1874 - )
- William B Hamilton (1876 - )
- Henerietta Hamilton (c 1878 - )
- John Hamilton (c 1880 - )
- Annie D Hamilton (c 1882 - )
- James Hamilton (c 1884 - )
- Charles R Hamilton (c 1886 - )
- Nelly Hamilton (c 1888 - )
- Agnes R Hamilton (c 1890 - )
- [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
- [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1868, Ormiston, Haddington, East Lothian, 715/00 0008. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
- [S76] 1871 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1871), 1871 Lasswade Midlothian, 691/ ED 10 Line 9. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Scottish Census.
- [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), 1881 Inveresk Midlothian, 689/ ED 8 Line 17. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
- [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Dalkeith Midlothian, 683/ ED 1 Line 1. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
- [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1896 Dalkeith Edinburgh Midlothian, 683/00 0026.