Helen Smith

ID# 4311, (2 Jul 1878 - )

Helen Smith was born on 2 Jul 1878 at House of Muir, Ormiston, East Lothian, Scotland ,

Helen Smith,
at 4:50pm
Parents: Francis Smith, Coal miner & Margaret Smith, MS Stewart
Married 9th March 1878, Edinburgh

Francis Smith, Father was the informant.1,2

She was the daughter of Francis Smith and Margaret Stewart.

Helen appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of Francis Smith at House of Muir Village, Ormiston, East Lothian, Scotland ;
SMITH Francis, Head, M, 24, M, Coal Miner, Gladsmuir, Haddington
SMITH Margaret, Wife, M, 29, F, Tranent, Haddington
SIMPSON William, Son, U, 10, M, Scholar, Ormiston, Haddington
SMITH Helen, Dau, 2, F, Ormiston, Haddington.3

Helen appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 in the household of Francis Smith at Harestanes, Humbie, East Lothian, Scotland ;
SMITH Francis, Head, Mar, 34, Coal Miner, Employed, Gladsmuir, Haddington
SMITH Jessie, Wife, Mar, 28, New Monkland, Lanark
SMITH Helen, Dau, 12, Ormiston, Haddington
SMITH Andrew, Son, 7, Ormiston, Haddington
SMITH Michael, Son, 5, Cranston, Edinburgh
SMITH Susan, Dau, 2, Ormiston, Haddington.4

Helen appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of Frank Smith at Ballenerieff, Aberlady, East Lothian, Scotland ;
SMITH Frank, Head, Mar, 45, Cattleman on Farm, Worker, born Gladsmuir, Haddington, 3 rooms with windows.
SMITH Jessie, Wife, Mar, 43, Ormiston
SMITH Nellie, Dau, Single, 22, outworker on Farm, Worker, Ormiston
SMITH Andrew, Son, single, 16, Ploughman on Farm, Worker, Ormiston
SMITH Michael, Son, Single, 14, Scholar, Cranston
SMITH Susan, Dau, Single, 12, Ormiston
SMITH Peter, Son, 10, Scholar, Humbie
SMITH David, Son, 4, Berwick
SMITH Francis, Son, under 0 months, Aberlady.5

FatherFrancis Smith (28 May 1856 - )
MotherMargaret Stewart (c 1850 - 14 Jun 1881)


  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, 1878 Ormiston, Haddington, East Lothian 715/00 0020. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), FHL Film 0224027 GRO Ref Vol 715 EnumDist 2 Page 7. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  4. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Humbie East Lothian, 710/00 003/000 014. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
  5. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), Aberlady, Haddingtonshire, 702/00 003/00 006. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.