Emma English

ID# 8226, (c 1887 - 1926)

Emma English was born c 1887 at Spennymoor, Durham, England.

Emma English married Daniel Gillespie, son of William Gillespie and Agnes Laird, in 1907 at Durham, Durham, England.1

As of 1907,her married name was Gillespie.

Emma appeared on the 1911 English Census of 2 Apr 1911 in the household of Daniel Gillespie at 7 Regent Terrace, Grangetown, Sunderland, England;
GILLESPIE Daniel, Head, 26, Mar, Coal Miner Hewer, Worker, Paisley Renfewshire, Scotland (Resident)
GILLESPIE Emma, Wife, 24, Mar, 3 years Married, 2 Children Born, 1 child living, 1 child deceased, Spennymoor Durham
GILLESPIE Agnes, Dau, 2, Sunderland Durham
GILLESPIE Isabella, Dau, 1mth, Durham City Durham (This entry has a red line crossing it out.)2

Emma died in 1926 at Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland ,

Emma Gillespie MS English
Aged 39.3

Children of Emma English and Daniel Gillespie


  1. [S78] BDM Indexes online: England Civil Registration online, findmypast.co.uk . Online www.findmypast.com/ www.ancestry.co.uk;, 1907 Dec Qtr, Durham Durham England, Vol 10A Page 752.
  2. [S128] PRO England, 1911 English Census (www.Findmypast.co.uk: National Archives England, 2 April 1911), 1911 Sunderland Sunderland East. Hereinafter cited as 1911 English Census.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1926 Paisley Renfrewshire, 573/1 18 aged 39. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.