George Barton

ID# 6102, (c 1902 - )

George Barton was born c 1902 at Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland .1

George Barton married Margaret Swanson Simpson, daughter of John Simpson and Jessie Drummond Kerr, on 17 Sep 1932 at 34 North Junction Street, Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland

George Barton, Joiner (Journeyman) Bachelor, aged 30
Usual Res: 34 North Junction Street, Leith
Parents: George Millar Barton, Joiner (Journeyman) & Margaret Ann Pairman previously Napier

Margaret Swanson Simpson, Commericail Clerk, Spinster, aged 30
Usual Res: 6 Fort Place, Leith
Parents: John Simpson, Carting Contractor (dec) & Jessie Drummond Kerr

Witnesses: Jessie S Scott, 98 Newhaven Road, Leith & James J H Leask, 24 Prince Regent Street Leith.2,3,1

George and Margaret had 2 children, 1 still living.

Child of George Barton and Margaret Swanson Simpson


  1. [S147] Letter from John Simpson Barton (Perthshire Scotland) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) email 3 Feb 2012.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1932 Leith North Edinburgh city Midlothian, 685/09 0130. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.