Helen Herriot

ID# 5082, (c 1829 - 20 Dec 1877)


Helen Herriot was born c 1829 at Pencaitland, East Lothian, Scotland .
She was the daughter of John Herriot and Ann Richardson.

Helen Herriot married George Pryde, son of William Pride and Janet King, on 19 Sep 1856 at Pencaitland, East Lothian, East Lothian,

Marriage (after Banns) was solmnised between us according to the Forms of the Free Church of Scotland

George Pryde, 28, Huntlaw, Coal Miner, Bachelor
Parents: William Pryde, Coal Miner & Janet King
Helen Herriot, 28, Pencaitland, House Servant, Spinster
Parents: John Herriot, Grocer & Anne Richardson

Witnesses: Robert Herriot & Christian Simpson.1,2


As of 19 Sep 1856,her married name was Pryde.

Helen appeared on the 1861 Scottish Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of George Pryde at Huntlaw, East Lothian, Scotland ;
PRYDE George, Head, aged 32, Roads Man in Coalpit, born Pencaitland, Haddington
PRYDE Helen, Wife, aged 32, born Pencaitland
PRYDE William, son, aged 3, Pencaitland.3



Helen appeared on the 1871 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of George Pride at Cottage, Pencaitland, East Lothian, Scotland ;
PRIDE George, Head, aged 42, Coal Overs man, born Pencaitland
PRIDE Helen, Wife, aged 42
PRIDE Elisabeth K, Daughter, aged 9
PRIDE John, Son, aged 7
PRIDE George, Son, aged 4
PRIDE Robert, Son, aged 1.4



Helen died on 20 Dec 1877 at Little Kinchie, East Lothian, Scotland ,

Helen Pryde
(married to George Pryde, Mason's Labourer)
At 9.55 PM aged 47 years
Parents: John Herriot, Grocer (dec) & Ann Richardson (dec)

George Pryde, Widower was present at her death.1,5



Helen's cause of death on 20 Dec 1877 was from Apoplexy - 1 day.



Helen and George had 7 children.

Children of Helen Herriot and George Pride

FatherJohn Herriot (c 1800 - )
MotherAnn Richardson (c 1800 - )

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, 1856 Pencaitland Haddington East Lothian, 716/00/0002. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S79] 1861 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 7 April 1861), Ancestry.co.uk - Pencaitland ED 4, Registration No 716. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Scottish Census.
  4. [S76] 1871 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1871), Ancestry.co.uk - Pencaitland ED 4, Registration No 716. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Scottish Census.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1877 Pencaitland Haddington East Lothian, 716/00 0022.