Margaret King

ID# 5075, (10 Apr 1796 - 17 Jul 1855)


Margaret King was born on 10 Apr 1796 at Gladsmuir, East Lothian, Scotland .1
She was the daughter of John King and Janet Wilson.

Margaret King married Robert Strathern, son of George Strathern and Janet Kinlay, c 1813 at East Lothian, Scotland .

As of c 1813,her married name was Strathern.

Margaret appeared on the 1841 Scottish Census of 6 Jun 1841 in the household of Robert Strathern at Newtown, Pencaitland, East Lothian, Scotland ;
STRATHERN Robert, 49, Coal Miner, East Lothian Yes
STRATHERN Margaret, 45 Yes
STRATHERN Janet, 25, Yes
STRATHERN George, 24, Coal Miner, Yes
STRATHERN Christian, 20, Yes
STRATHERN John, 18, Coal Miner, Yes
STRATHERN Robert, 16, Yes
STRATHERN Marion, 14, Yes
STRATHERN William, 8, Yes
STRATHERN Davidson, 8, Yes
STRATHERN James, 6, Yes
STRATHERN Nuola (Nicol), 10 months, Yes.2



Margaret appeared on the 1851 Scottish Census of 30 Mar 1851 in the household of Robert Strathern at 6th Row No 54 & 55, Newton Grange, Newbattle, Midlothian, Scotland ;
STRATHEARN Robert, Head, 59, Collier, Tranent, Haddington
STRATHEARN Margaret, Wife, 54, Gladsmuir East Lothian
STRATHEARN John, Son, 28, Collier, Pencaithland East Lothian
STRATHEARN George, Son, 35, Collier, Pencaitland East Lothian
STRATHEARN Marion, Dau, 24, Domestic Servant, Pencaitland East Lothian
STRATHEARN Davidson, Son, 18, Collier, Pencaitland East Lothian
STRATHEARN James, Son, 16, Collier, Pencaitland East Lothian
STRATHEARN Nichol, Son, 10, Scholar, Pencaitland East Lothian.3



Margaret died on 17 Jul 1855 at Tranent, East Lothian, Scotland , at age 59 years, 3 months and 7 days

Margaret Strathearn
Married to Robert Strathearn
At 5 PM aged 59 years
Born Gladsmuir, One year in Tranent
Parents: John King, Miner & Janet Wilson
Children:
Janet 40
George 38
Christian 36
Isabella 34
John 32
Robert 30
Marion 28
William 26
Margaret Dec 1832
Davidson 22
James 20
Nichol Dec 1839
Nichol 16

Robert Strathearn, Son was the informant.4,5



Margaret's cause of death on 17 Jul 1855 was from Dropsey 6 months.



Margaret was buried on 18 Jul 1855 at Churchyard Pencaitland, Pencaitland, East Lothian, Scotland .



Margaret and Robert had 13 Known Children.

Children of Margaret King and Robert Strathern

FatherJohn King (3 Oct 1770 - b 1841)
MotherJanet Wilson (11 Nov 1770 - 23 Feb 1853)

Citations

  1. [S32] GROS, Scottish OPR's (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: pre 1855), OPR Gladsmuir, East Lothian, 708/0030 0040. Hereinafter cited as Scottish OPR's.
  2. [S82] 1841 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 6 June 1841), 1841 Pencaitland East Lothain, ED2 Page 3 - Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1841 Scottish Census.
  3. [S28] 1851 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 30 March 1851), 1851 Newbattle Midlothian, ED 9 Page 10 - Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1851 Scottish Census.
  4. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1855 Tranetn East Lothian, 722/00 0045. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.