Thomas Shaw

ID# 7228, (c 1855 - )


Thomas Shaw was born c 1855 at East Lothian, Scotland .


Thomas Shaw married Helen Wilson, daughter of Walter Wilson and Helen Stewart, on 6 Jun 1879 at Ormiston, East Lothian, Scotland ,

House of Muir (very hard to read) of Ormiston
After Publication, according to the Forms of the Free Church of Scotland

Thomas Shaw, Coal Miner, Bachelor, aged 24
Usual Res: House of Erins (sic) Parish of Ormiston
Parents: Moses Shaw, Coalminer (dec) & Agnes Shaw MS Reid (dec)
Helen Wilson X Her Mark, Domestic Servant
Witness Alison Night (sic) & William Stewart, aged 18
Usual Res: House of Brins (sic) Parish of Ormiston.
Parents: Walter Wilson, Carter & Helen Wilson MS Stewart

Witnesses: William Stewart & Alison Night (sic.)1,2



Thomas appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 at 30 Tannochside Old Glasgow Road, Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Helen and Moses ;
SHAW Thos, Head, 26, Coalminer, Annieklodge Ayreshire
SHAW Helen, Wife, 20, Tranent Haddington
SHAW Moses, Son, 10 mths, House of Muir, Haddingtonshire.3



Thomas Shaw was on the 1885 Valuation Roll.

House, Single Row, Thorniewood Row
Proprietor John Hendrie
Tenant & Occupier was Thos Shaw, Miner who paid £3 10s pa.4



Thomas Shaw witnessed the birth of Alice Shaw on 3 Feb 1890 10 Dunlops Row, Thorniewood, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

at 4 AM
Parents: Thomas Shaw, Coal Miner & Ellen Shaw MS Wilson
Married: 1871 JUne 6th, Ormiston Haddingtonshire.

Thomas Shaw, Father was present at the birth.1,5



Thomas appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 at Thorniewood Row 10, Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Helen, Moses, Ellen, Andrew, Agnes, Maggie, Alice and William ;
SHAW Thomas, Head, Mar, 36, Coal Miner, employed, Dreghorn, Edinburgh, 2 rooms with windows
SHAW Ellen, Wife, Mar, 32, Haddington
SHAW Moses, Son, 11, Scholar, Ormiston
SHAW Ellen, Dau, 9, Scholar, Bothwell,Lanark
SHAW Andrew, Son, 7, Bothwell
SHAW Agnes, Dau, 6, Bothwell
SHAW Maggie, Dau, 3, Bothwell
SHAW, Alice, Dau, 1, Bothwell
SIMPSON, William, Boarder, Unm, 21, Coal Miner, employed, Haddington.6



Thomas Shaw was on the 1895 Valuation Roll.

House 11, Double Row, Thorniewood, Uddingston
Proprietor: Haughhead Coal Company (Ltd)
Tenant & Occupier: Thomas Shaw, Miner, £6 10s pa.7



Thomas appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 at 22 Thorniewood Rows, Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland , also listed in the household was Helen, Moses, Andrew, Alice, Mary, William, Isaac, Thomas, Janet, Annie and Helen ;
SHAW Thomas, Head, 47, Coal Miner, Irvine Ayrshire
SHAW Ellen, Wife, 41, Miners Wife, Tranent Haddington
SHAW Moses, Son, 21, Coal Miner, Ormiston Haddington
SHAW Andrew, Son, 17, Coal Miner, Bothwell Lanark
SHAW Alice, Dau, 11, Scholar, Bothwell Lanark
SHAW Mary, Dau, 9, Scholar, Bothwell Lanark
SHAW William, Son, 7, Scholar, Bothwell Lanark
SHAW Isaac, Son, 6, Scholar, Bothwell Lanark
SHAW Thomas, Son, 4, Bothwell Lanark
SHAW Janet, Dau, 2, Bothwell Lanark
SHAW Annie, Dau, 9mths, Bothwell Lanark
WATT Ellen, Mother in Law, 61, Housekeeper, Tranent Haddington.8



Thomas Shaw witnessed the death of Helen Shaw on 16 Jun 1908 16 Russell Place, Tannochside, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,
Helen Shaw
At 8.15 AM aged 47
Married to Thomas Shaw, Coal Miner

Parents: John Wilson (sic), Carter (dec) & Helen Watt previously Wilson MS Stewart

Thomas Shaw, Widower was present when she died.1,9



Thomas appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 at Tannochside, Lanarkshire, Lanarkshire, also listed in the household was William, Isaac, Thomas, Maggie, Janet and Helen ;
SHAW Thomas, Head, 56, Widower, Coal Miner Hewer, Worker, Dreghorn Ayr
SHAW William, Son, 18, S, Carter, Colliery, Uddingston Lanark
SHAW Isaac, Son, 17, Coalminer Hewer, Uddingston Lanark
SHAW Thomas, Son, 14, Coalminer Hewer, Uddingston Lanark
SHAW Maggie, Dau, 23, S, Uddingston Lanark
SHAW Jeanima (? Janet or Annie), Dau, 11, School, Uddingston Lanark
SHAW Jeanie, Dau, 7, School, Uddingston Lanark
SHAW Eliz, Dau, 2, Uddingston Lanark
Mucohcaw (sic) Ellen, Granddaughter, 1, Uddingston Lanark
WATT Ellen, Mother in Law, 73, Widow, Inaversk Midlothian.10



Thomas Shaw witnessed the death of Helen Watt on 13 Sep 1913 Tannochside, Lanarkshire, Lanarkshire,
Helen Watt
at 3 AM aged 71
Widow of Andrew Watt, Colliery Manager

Parents: Alexander (sic) Stewart, Blacksmith Journeyman (dec) & Helen Stewart MS Mac (dec)

Thomas Shaw, Son in Law was present when she passed away.1,11



Thomas and Helen had 14 children.

Children of Thomas Shaw and Helen Wilson

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 Ormiston Haddington (East Lothian), 715/00 0002. 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 Bothwell Lanark, ED 9A Page 7 Reg 625/1 - via Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  4. [S184] Valuation Rolls, Scottish Valuation Roll (n.p.: Scotlandspeople.gov.uk), 1885 Bothwell Lanark, VR107/ 111 / 241. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Valuation Roll.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1890 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0103.
  6. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 008/010 035/036. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  7. [S184] Scottish Valuation Roll, 1895 Bothwell Lanark, VR107/ 153 / 164.
  8. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Bothwell Lanarkshire, ED 8 Page 13 Reg 625/1 via Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  9. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1908 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0186.
  10. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 013/00 035. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  11. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1913 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0246.