Elizabeth Crooks Thomson
Elizabeth Crooks Thomson was born on 1 Mar 1894 at 303 Forrest Street, Airdrie, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,
at 9.10 AM
Parents: Mary Thomson, Domestic Servant.
(later married to James Paterson)
Mary Thomson, Mother was the informant of the birth.1,2
Elizabeth Crooks Thomson married George Simpson, son of William Simpson and Mary Laird, on 26 Jun 1914 at Part United Free Manse, Uddingston, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,
After Banns according to the Forms of the United Free Church of Scotland.
George Simpson, Coal Miner (Bachelor) aged 22
Usual Res: Youngs Land, Thornwood
Parents: William Simpson, Coal Miner & Mary Gardner Laird
Elizabeth Crooks Thompson, laundress (Spinster) aged 20
Usual Res: 21 Hozier Street, Tannochside
Parents: Mary Crooks Thompson, Domestic Servant, afterwards married to James Paterson, Coal Miner
Witnesses: Charles Simpson & Jeanie Thomson.1,3
As of 26 Jun 1914,her married name was Simpson.
Elizabeth Crooks Simpson married James Hunter on 2 Oct 1936 at 26 Murraysgate Crescent, Whitburn, West Lothian, Scotland ,
After Publication according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland.
James Hunter, Coal Miner, Widower, aged 51
Usual Res: 300B Dandyvan Road, Coatbridge
Parents: John Hunter, Coal Miner (dec) & Eunice Hunter MS Findlayson (dec)
Elizabeth Crooks Thomson or Simpson, Housekeeper, Widow, aged 42
Usual Res: 26 Murraysgate Crescent, Whitburn
Parents: Mary Thomson, Domestic Servant, afterwards married to James Patterson, Coal Miner.
Witnesses: William Simpson 8 Manse Ave, Whitburn & Mary Simpson 9 Manse Ave, Whitburn.1,4
As of 2 Oct 1936,her married name was Hunter.
Elizabeth died on 6 Feb 1967 at Whitburn, West Lothian, Scotland , at age 72 years, 11 months and 5 days
Recorded as: Elizabeth C T Hunter, other names, Simpson/ Thomson, aged 72.5
Elizabeth was buried on 9 Feb 1967 at Whitburn Cemetery, Whitburn, West Lothian, Scotland ,
Elizabeth Hunter, aged 72
from 71 Jubilee Road, Whitburn
Buried in same plot as George Simpson.6
Children of Elizabeth Crooks Thomson and George Simpson
- William Simpson (6 Oct 1914 - 1984)
- James Paterson Simpson (1916 - 1982)
- Mary Laird Thompson Simpson+ (1917 - 1970)
- George Simpson (1918 - 7 Jun 1966)
- John Paterson Simpson (1920 - 1992)
- Charles Laird Simpson (1922 - May 1992)
- Thomas Paterson Simpson (23 Feb 1924 - 19 Mar 1924)
- Alexander Laird Simpson (1925 - 1998)
- Robert Laird Simpson (1927 - 1991)
- Elizabeth Crooks Simpson (1928 - b 1931)
- Peter Laird Simpson (Feb 1930 - 28 Mar 1931)
- Elizabeth Crooks Simpson (1931 - 1999)
- Margaret Stewart Simpson (18 Jan 1933 - 8 Feb 1933)
Family: Elizabeth Crooks Thomson and James Hunter
- [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
- [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1894 Airdrie Lanark, 651/01 0250. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
- [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1914 Bothwell, Lanark, 625/01 0075.
- [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1936 Whitburn West Lothian 673/01 0027.
- [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1967 Whitburn West Lothian 673/01 0007.
- [S43] Cemetery Records , West Lothian Family History Society Burial Records CD Whitburn Cemetery 1862 - 1975- Section R Lair 34 Dept 0. Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Records.