Janet Rankin

ID# 5939, (c 1833 - 1901)


Janet Rankin was born c 1833 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland .


Janet Rankin married George Pryde, son of William Pride and Janet King, on 28 Mar 1879 at Smeaton Cottages, Inveresk, Midlothian, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the Free Church

George Pryde, Engine Keeper at Pit Colliery, Widower, 50
Res: Huntlaw Pencaitland
Parents: William Pryde, Coal Miner (dec) & Janet King, Charwoman
Janet Rankin, Dressmaker (Spinster), 45
Res: Smerton Cottages, Inverestk
Parents: James Rankin, Farmer (dec) & Elizabeth Carstairs (dec)

Witnesses: ? Smith & Janet Jamison.1,2


As of 28 Mar 1879,her married name was Pryde.

Janet appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of George Pryde at No 5 Front St, Cuthill, East Lothian, Scotland ;
PRYDE George, Head, 54, Coal Miner, Pencaitland Haddingston
PRYDE Jessie, Wife, 48, Coal Miners Wife, Edinburgh
PRYDE William, Son, 23, Engineman, Pentcaitland
PRYDE George, Son, 14, Scholar, Pentcaitland
PRYDE Robert, Son, 11, Scholar, Pentcaitland
METCALF Margret, Boarder, 23, General Servant, Bathgate.3



Janet appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 in the household of George Pryde at High Street, Prestonpnas, East Lothian, Scotland ;
PRYDE George, Head, 62, China Merchant, Pencaitland Haddington
PRYDE Janet, Wife, 58, Edinburgh
PRYDE Robert, Son, 21, General labourer, Pencaitland.4



Janet appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 Alpha Cottage, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland ;
RANKIN George, Head, 64, Agri Labourer, Pencuick Midlothian
PRYDE Janet, Sister, 70, Edinburgh Edinburgh.5



Janet died in 1901 at Newton, Midlothian, Scotland ,

PRYDE Janet, MS Rankin, aged 67.6



Janet and George had no children.

Family: Janet Rankin and George Pride

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, 1879 Inveresk & Mussellburgh, Edinburgh Midlothian, 689/00 0020. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), 1881 Prestonpans East Lothian, ED 5 Page 2 - Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  4. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Prestonpans East Lothian, ED 4 Page 10 - Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  5. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Newton Midlothian, Ed 2 Page 6, - Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1901 Newton Midlothian, 696/00 0017.