Elizabeth Lawson Skirving

ID# 5154, (20 Jul 1874 - )


Elizabeth Lawson Skirving was born on 20 Jul 1874 at Crichton, Midlothian, Scotland .1,2
She was the daughter of William Skirving and Christian Simpson.

Elizabeth appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of William Skirving at Crichton, Midlothian, Midlothian;
SKIRVING William, Head, 45, Gardeners labourer, Haddington
SKIRVING Christina, Wife, 48, Pencaitland
SKIRVING William, Son, 18, Labourer, Crichton
SKIRVING Elizabeth, Dau, 6, Scholar, Crichton
SIMPSON Charles, Boarder, 25, General labourer, Edinburgh.3



Elizabeth appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of Christian Skirving at Oxenford South Lodge, Cranston, Midlothian, Scotland ;
Name transcribed incorrectly on Ancestry as HERRING but correct on Scotslandspeople.

SKIRVING Christina, Head, 63, Lodge Keeper, Pencaitland
SKIRVING Elizabeth, Dau, 25, Garden Labourer, Crichton
HENDERSON Alexander, Boarder, 22.4

FatherWilliam Skirving (17 Oct 1834 - 20 Apr 1892)
MotherChristian Simpson (28 May 1837 - 24 Apr 1921)

Citations

  1. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1874 Crichton Midlothian, 681/ 20. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  2. [S197] Letter or email from Mary Legarth (New Zealand) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) Descandant Tree of John King dated 2008.
  3. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), 1881 Crichton Midlothian, 681/ ED 2 Line 13. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  4. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Cranston Midlothian, 680/ ED 1 Line 12. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.