Allister Richardson

ID# 7030, (c 1907 - 1966)

Allister Richardson was born c 1907 at Lanarkshire, Scotland .

Allister Richardson married Janet Fleming Simpson, daughter of William Simpson and Mary Laird, on 4 Jul 1930 at The Manse, Aitkenhead, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Publication according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland

Allister Richardson, Pithead worker, (Bachelor) aged 23
Usual Res: 84 West Avenue, View park
Parents: Thomas Richardson, Colliery Engine Keeper & Alice Richardson MS Harper

Janet Fleming Simpson, Domestic Servant, (Spinster) aged 19
Usual Res: 295 Old Edinburgh Road, Tannochside
Parents: William Simpson, Coal Miner (Brusher) & Mary Simpson MS Laird

Witnesses: William Simpson, 21 Greenway St, Uddingston & Ellen Simpson, 6 Donaldson Place, Tannochside Uddingston.1,2

Allister and Janet were divorced on 6 Dec 1947 Uddingston, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

divorce between Allister Richardson of 12 Millar Place, Harthill, Lanark and Janet Fleming Simpson or Richardson, care of Innes, 124 Nelson Street, Largs.1,3

Allister died in 1966 at Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

aged 59.4

Allister and Janet had 1 child, living.

Family: Allister Richardson and Janet Fleming Simpson


  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, 1930 Bothwell, Lanark, 625/01 0045. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1930 Marriage RCE 625/01 0045 Bothwell, Lanark.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1966, Shotts (Eastern District) Lanark, 655/02 0033 - aged 59.