Janet Fleming Simpson

ID# 7029, (13 Jun 1911 - 1981)
Janet Fleming Simpson
photo courtsey of Alex Lees & Marie Brown
Photograph by Alex


Janet Fleming Simpson was born on 13 Jun 1911 at Youngs Land, Thorniewood, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Janet Fleming Simpson
at 11.15 PM
Parents: William Simpson, Coal Miner & Mary Simpson MS Laird.
Married: 24 June 1891, Uddingston

William Simpson, Father, was present when Janet was born.1,2

She was the daughter of William Simpson and Mary Laird.

Janet Fleming Simpson was also known as Jenny Simpson.



Jenny posed for a photo.
Aunt Jenny, Aunt Meg, & Mrs Sprott neighbour
photo courtsey of Alex Lees & Marie Brown


Janet Fleming Simpson married Allister Richardson 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.1,3


As of 4 Jul 1930,her married name was Richardson.

Janet and Allister 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.1,4



Janet Fleming Simpson married George Walker in 1948 at Largs, Ayrshire, Scotland .5

As of 1948,her married name was Walker.

Janet Fleming Simpson was also known as Jenny Walker.



Jenny was in the photo with Tom Simpson taken c 1955.

Janet was in the photo with Margaret Stewart Gartshore taken in 1955;
Photo taken at Bill and Kate's Wedding.6



Jenny was in the photo with Meg Gartshore taken in 1977.

Janet died in 1981 at Largs, Ayrshire, Ayrshire, at age 69 years

aged 69.7



Janet and Allister had 1 child, living.



Janet and George had 1 child, living.

Family: Janet Fleming Simpson and Allister Richardson

Family: Janet Fleming Simpson and George Walker

FatherWilliam Simpson (17 Aug 1870 - 21 Jan 1953)
MotherMary Laird (6 Sep 1870 - 2 Jan 1940)

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, 1911 Bothwell Lanark, 625/01 0311. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1930 Bothwell, Lanark, 625/01 0045.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1930 Marriage RCE 625/01 0045 Bothwell, Lanark.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1948 Largs Ayr, 602/01 0004.
  6. [S194] Letter or email from Alexander Lees (Scotland) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) email family photos March 2014.
  7. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1981 Largs North Ayrshire, 660/00 0006 - other surnames: Richardson & Simpson - aged 69.