William Henry Stewart

ID# 7223, (5 May 1832 - )

William Henry Stewart was born on 5 May 1832 at Prestonpans, East Lothian, Scotland ,

Baptised: 10 June 1832
Parents: William Stewart & Helen Mack.1

He was the son of Walker Stewart and Helen Mack.

William appeared on the 1841 Scottish Census of 6 Jun 1841 in the household of Walker Stewart at Old Windygowl, Tranent, East Lothian, Scotland ;
STEWART Walker, aged 30, Blacksmith, born Scotland
STEWART Helen, aged 30, born Scotland
STEWART William, aged 10, born East Lothian
STEWART Alexander, aged 8, born East Lothian
STEWART Helen, aged 4, born East Lothian
STEWART Janet, aged 1, born East Lothian
STEWART Janet, aged 55, born Scotland

(suspect the Janet Stewart aged 55 is most likely Walker's mother, making the possible birth parents I have listed as being incorrect).2

William witnessed the marriage of Thomas Shaw and Helen Wilson on 6 Jun 1879 Ormiston, East Lothian, Scotland .3,4
FatherWalker Stewart (c 1810 - b 1861)
MotherHelen Mack (c 1811 - b 1870)


  1. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XTY6-2PJ : accessed 04 Apr 2014), William Henry Stewart, 05 May 1832; citing , reference 2:15T3VHX; FHL microfilm 1067857.
  2. [S82] 1841 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 6 June 1841), 1841 Tranent East Lothian, ED 13 Page 2 Parish No 722 - via Ancestry.co.uk
    . Hereinafter cited as 1841 Scottish Census.
  3. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  4. [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.