Janet Gardiner

ID# 433, (3 Apr 1857 - 24 May 1937)


Janet Gardiner was born on 3 Apr 1857 at Dykehead, Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

Janet Gardiner
at 1.50PM
Parents: Alexander Gardiner, Boatman on Canal & Helen Gardiner, MS Provan

Mary Gardiner, X her mark, Sister was present at the birth.1,2,3

She was the daughter of Alexander Gardner and Helen Provan.

Janet Gardiner was also known as Janet Gardner.



Janet appeared on the 1861 Scottish Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of Alexander Gardner at Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, Lanarkshire;
GARDNER, Alexander, Head, Mar, 40, Pit Bottomer, Glasgow, Barony
GARDNER, Ellen, Wife, Mar, 39, New Monkland
GARDNER, Jean, Dau, 12, Patrick
GARDNER, Agnes, Dau, 7, Old Monkland
GARDNER, Janet, Dau, 4, Old Monkland
GARDNER, Isabella, Dau, 2, Old Monkland
LAIRD, William, Boarder, Mar, 20, Coal Miner, Old Monkland.4



Janet appeared on the 1871 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of Alexander Gardiner at Gatehouses, Blantyre, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
GARDINER Alexander, Head, Mar, 50, Watchman, Glasgow, Lanark, 2 rooms with windows and 1 child at school
GARDINER Ellen, Wife, 46, New Monkland
GARDINER Elizabeth, Dau, Un, 26, Mill worker, Govan
GARDINER Agnes, Dau, Un, 17, Mill worker, Old Monkland
GARDINER Janet, Dau, Un, 14, Mill worker, Old Monkland
GARDINER Isabella, Dau, 12, Scholar, Old Monkland.5



Janet Gardner married Thomas Brown on 26 Mar 1878 at Auchenworth, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the Free Church of Scotland

Thomas Brown, Restaurant Waiter (Bachelor) aged 20, Res Front Row, Blantryre
Parents: John Brown, Foundry Labourer and Isabella Brown MS Cartwright (dec)
Janet Gardiner, Cotton Factory Weaver (Spinster) aged 20, res Auchenworth, Blantyre
Parents: Alexander Gardiner, Pitheadman and Helen Gardiner MS Provan

Witnesess: James Gourly and Agnes Gardiner.1,6


As of 26 Mar 1878,her married name was Brown.

Janet Brown recorded Alexander Gardner's death on 3 Jan 1881 London Road, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,
Alexander Gardner
At 1.20pm, aged 61yrs.
Colliery- Pitheadman
married to Helen Provan
Usual Res: Thornwood, Bothwell.
Parents: William Gardner, Carter (Master) (dec) and Elizabeth Gardner MS Gilmour (dec)

Janet Brown, Daughter, 167 London Road, Glasgow was the informant

No death notice located in the Glasgow Herald.1,7



Janet appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of Thomas Brown at 12 Canning Street, Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
BROWN Thomas, Head, 22, Pastry Baker, Larkhall, Lanark
BROWN Mrs, Wife, 23, Shop Keeper, Drikehead, Lanark (Dykehead)
WALKER Maggie, Servant, 19, Condorat, Stirlingshire.8



Janet appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 in the household of Thomas Brown at Overseas;
Cannot locate Thomas and Janet on any English, Scottish etc Census for 1891.
Did they also travel overseas and then come back ??



Janet appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of Thomas Brown at 85 Albert Road, Cathcart, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
BROWN Thomas, Head, 42, Wine Merchant, Larkhall Lanark
BROWN Janet, Wife, 43, Dykeshead, Lanark
MCFARLANE Agnes B, Niece, 16, Glasgow Lanark
RARITY Bella, Servant, 24, Glasford, Lanark.9



Janet appeared on the 1911 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1911 in the household of Thomas Brown at 17 Sherbrooke Avenue, Pollokshields, Lanarkshire, Scotland ;
BROWN Thomas, Head, 52, Mar, Wine & Spirit Merchant, Employer, Dalserf Lanark - Rooms with one or more windows - 13
BROWN Janet, Wife, 54, Mar, No children born or died, Old Monkland Lanark
BROWN Agnes, Niece, 26, Single, Glasgow, Lanark
(is recorded under Brown rather than her surname of McFarlane)
REID Bella, Servant, 19, Single, Domestic Servant, Dalserf
REID Janet, Servant, 18, Single, Domestic Servant, Dalserf.10



Janet died on 24 May 1937 at 26 Sherbrooke Avenue, Pollok, Lanarkshire, Scotland , at age 80 years, 1 month and 21 days

Janet Brown, (Widow of Thomas Brown, Distiller's Director)
At 2.55 PM, aged 80 years.

Parents: Alexander Gardiner, Boatman (dec) & Helen Provan (dec)

Agnes Smith, Niece, 39 Sherbooke Avenue, Glasgow was present when she passed away.1,11



Janet's cause of death on 24 May 1937 was from Senile Decay
Cerebral Thrombosis, 7 weeks.



Janet's death notice appeared on 25 May 1937 in the "Glasgow Herald", Scotland ,

BROWN
At 26 Sherbrooke Avenue, Pollokshields, Glasgow, on 24th May 1937, Janet Gardiner Brown, wife of the late Thomas Brown, JP.
The Tower, Pollokshields - Funeral private.12



Janet and Thomas had no children.

Family: Janet Gardiner and Thomas Brown

FatherAlexander Gardner (27 Jul 1819 - 3 Jan 1881)
MotherHelen Provan (c 1822 - 10 Jun 1904)

Citations

  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, 1857 Old Monkland Lanark, 652/01 0089. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [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/FQHJ-H1M : accessed 06 Oct 2013), Janet Gardiner, 03 Apr 1857.
    Film No 6035516.
  4. [S79] 1861 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 7 April 1861), 1861 Old Monkland Lanark, 652/01 011/01 014 & 015. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Scottish Census.
  5. [S76] 1871 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1871), 1871 Blantyre Lanark, 624/00 007/000 001. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Scottish Census.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Blantyre Lanark, 624/00 0018.
  7. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1881 Bridgeton Lanark, 644/01 0008.
  8. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), 1881 Baroney Glasgow Lanark, ED 44, Pg 8, Reg 644/4 via Ancestry.co.uk Oct 2013. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  9. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Cathcart Lanarkshire, ED 5 Page 5, Reg No 560B via Ancestry.co.uk, Oct 2013. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  10. [S136] GRO Scotland, 1911 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1911), 1911 Pollokshields, Govan, Lanark, 644/18 025/00 007. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Scottish Census.
  11. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1937, Pollok in counties of Lanark and Renfrew, 644/18 0413.
  12. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, Glasgow Herald - May 25 1937 Tuesday - 155th Year - No 124. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.