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Agnes Fisher Miller

F, #445, b. 12 November 1884, d. 20 March 1934
8 June 1921 Diamond Wedding of James Conway and Agnes McKenzie Fisher
  • Name Variation: As of 12 November 1884, Agnes Fisher Miller was also known as Nan.
  • Birth*: She was born on 12 November 1884 at 134 Blackness Road, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1884 births in the district of St Peter in the burgh of Dundee, ref 930; Agnes Fisher Miller, 1884 November Twelfth 5h 45m am 134 Blackness Road, female parents William Miller jute powerloom tenter and Marion McKenzie Miller ms Conway, m 1883 December 21st Dundee; signed William Miller father present; registered 1884 November 26th at Dundee Jas Young registrar.1
  • She was the daughter of William Miller and Marion McKenzie Conway.
  • Married Name: As of 17 July 1907, her married name was Neill.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Agnes Fisher Miller married Robert Neill, son of John Neill and Catherine Carstairs Cossar, on 17 July 1907 at 132d Nethergate, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1907 marriages in the district of St Mary in the burgh of Dundee, ref 208; 1907 on the seventeenth day of July at 132d Nethergate Dundee after publicatoin according to the forms of the English Presyterian Church; signed Robert Neil watchmaker master bachelor, aged 24, residing 24 Thomson Street Dundee, parents John Neill watchmaker foreman and Catherine Carstairs Neill mss Corsar; signed Agnes Fisher Miller baker's saleswoman spinster, aged 22, residing 13 Rosefield Street Dundee; parents William Miller powerloom tenter and Marion McKenzie Miller ms Conway; signed John Conway St Andrews Presbyterian Church Hammersmith London, signed George Whitton witness, Wm Miller witness, Marion Miller witness; registered 1907 July 18th at Dundee Thos Meek regsitrar.2
  • (Spouse) Death: Her spouse Robert Neill died on 18 September 1911 at 2 Ford's Lane, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1911 deaths in the district of St peter in the burgh of Dundee ref 328, Robert Neil watchmaker journeyman married to Agnes Fisher Miller, died 1911 September Eighteenth 4h 0m am at 2 Ford's Lane Dundee (usual residence 20 Union Place Dundee), male aged 29 years parents John Neill watchmaker and Catherine Carstairs Neill ms Cossar, died of pulmonary thuberculosis as certified by Key Buist MB.., signed John Neill father & occupier present, registered 1911 September 19th at Dundee T Y Miller registrar.3
  • Married Name: As of 25 December 1919, her married name was Simpson.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Agnes Fisher Miller married David Simpson on 25 December 1919 at Masonic Hall, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1919 marriages in the district of St Clement in the burgh of Dundee ref 686; 1919 on the Twentyfifth day of December at Masonic Hall Rankines Court Dundee after publication according to the forms of the Baptist CHurch, signed David Simpson school caretaker widower aged 48, residing St Marys Place Dundee, parents John Simpson caretaker (dec) and Susan Simpson ms McInrey (dec); signed Agnes F Miller or Neil housekeeper widow aged 35, residing 9 Forest Park Road Dundee, parents William Miller jute factory overseer and Marion Miller ms Conway (dec); signed Walter Richards Baptist minister, signed Lizzie Conway Miller, Robert F Conway witness; registered 1919 December 29th at Dundee Alex Buchan registrar.4
  • (Witness) Event-Misc: Agnes Fisher Miller was present when James Conway and Agnes McKenzie Fisher were celebrating their Diamond Wedding Anniversary on 8 June 1921 at Masonic Hall, Cupar, Fife, Scotland.5
  • Photograph*: Agnes Fisher Miller and Agnes McKenzie Fisher are in this photograph taken say 1922.6
  • Photograph*: David Simpson and Agnes Fisher Miller are in this photograph taken circa 1925.6
    Simpson family L-R : David Simpson, Ruth Conway Simpson, Agnes Fisher Miller, Nancy Simpson
  • (Spouse) Death: Her spouse David Simpson died on 10 February 1932 at 7 Mitchell Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland.
  • (Deceased) Death*: Agnes Fisher Miller died on 20 March 1934 at Royal Infirmary, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, at age 49 Agnes Fisher Simpson widow of 1st Robert Neill watchmaker, 2nd David Simpson, school janitor; 1934 March twentieth 7h 10m pm Royal Infirmary (ur 11 Forest park Road) Dundee; f, 49 years; William Miller jute factory overseer (retired), Marion McKenzie Miller MS Conway (dec); pernicious anaemia as cert by Stanley F Soutar MBChB; signed William Miller father 11 Forest Park Road; registered 1934 March 21st at Dundee W H Phillip registrar.7
  • (Witness) Photograph: She is connected to this photograph taken in September 2017 at Tay Square Church, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, showing the remains of the building; along with Charles Robert Kirkwood Lawson, Elizabeth Anderson Miller, James Milne Miller, Margaret Abercrombie Porter, William Miller, Charles Milne Miller, Marion McKenzie Conway, James Miller, Janet Milne, Jessie Milne Miller, Marion McKenzie Miller, Alexander Miller, Lizzie Conway Miller, Margaret Ambrose Porter Miller, Kate Nicolson, Catherine Nicolson Miller, Hope Myra Conway Miller and Rhoda Nicolson Miller.8
    Tay Square photos taken Sept 2017 by AD

Census Events

Member of Household5 April 1891They was listed as a member of the household of William Miller and Marion McKenzie Conway in the 1891 census at 159 Scouringburn, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Agnes Millar, daughter, aged 6, scholar, born Forfarshire Dundee; William Millar, head, married, aged 29, Jute Powerloom Tenter, employed, born Forfarshire Dundee; Marion Millar, wife, married, aged 28, born Ayrshire Troon.9
Member of Household31 March 1901They was listed as a member of the household of William Miller and Marion McKenzie Conway in the 1901 census at 149 Scouringburn, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Agnes F Miller, daughter, single, aged 16, Jute Weaver, worker, born Forfarshire Dundee; William Miller, head, married, aged 39, Foreman Jute Weaver, worker, born Forfarshire Dundee; Marion Miller, wife, married, aged 38, born Forfarshire Dundee [?].10
Spouse31 March 1911She was listed in the household of Robert Neill in the 1911 census at 20 Union Place, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Robert Neil, head, 28, marrried, watchmaker, repairer, working on own account at home, born Moffat Dumfries-shire; Agnes Miller Neil, wife, 26, married 3 years, 1 child born alive, 0 children living, Dundee Forfarshire; 2 rooms with windows. Mary Ann Neill were also listed in the household.11
Last Edited: 19 Mar 2018

Parents:

Father*: William Miller b. 21 Jul 1861, d. 8 Feb 1946
Mother*: Marion McKenzie Conway b. 12 Apr 1862, d. 15 Feb 1918

Family:

Robert Neill b. c 1882, d. 18 Sep 1911
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Agnes Fisher Miller married Robert Neill, son of John Neill and Catherine Carstairs Cossar, on 17 July 1907 at 132d Nethergate, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1907 marriages in the district of St Mary in the burgh of Dundee, ref 208; 1907 on the seventeenth day of July at 132d Nethergate Dundee after publicatoin according to the forms of the English Presyterian Church; signed Robert Neil watchmaker master bachelor, aged 24, residing 24 Thomson Street Dundee, parents John Neill watchmaker foreman and Catherine Carstairs Neill mss Corsar; signed Agnes Fisher Miller baker's saleswoman spinster, aged 22, residing 13 Rosefield Street Dundee; parents William Miller powerloom tenter and Marion McKenzie Miller ms Conway; signed John Conway St Andrews Presbyterian Church Hammersmith London, signed George Whitton witness, Wm Miller witness, Marion Miller witness; registered 1907 July 18th at Dundee Thos Meek regsitrar.2

Child:

Agnes Miller Neill12 b. Mar 1909, d. 20 Nov 1909

Citations

  1. [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory births St peter Dundee 1884 ref 930 [Jul 2004].
  2. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory marriage 1907 Dundee St Mary ref 208 image held [July 2004].
  3. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory death 1911 St Peter Dundee, ref 328 [Jul 2004].
  4. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Statutory Marriage 1919 Dundee St Clement ref 686 [July 2004].
  5. [S4] James Conway - Agnes McKenzie Fisher, Autograph Book, 7 Jun 1911 & 1921, PC Carson, 2 Gillburn Road, Dundee, Scotland, Golden Wedding & Diamond Wedding Autograph Book.
  6. [S43] LB [Feb 2018].
  7. [S50] Unknown subject General Record Office of Scotland, 1934 deaths in the district of St Clement in the burgh of Dundee; #228 [Jul 2004].
  8. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , AD [Sept 2017].
  9. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), 1891 Census 282/02 021/000 004 St Mary, 159 Scouringburn, Dundee.
  10. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, 1901 Census 282/02 012/000 025 and 026 St Mary Dundee
    149 Scouringburn, Dundee.
  11. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1911 Dundee, Liff & Benvie, St Mark 282/01 016/00 019 [April 1911].
  12. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Statutory Death 1909 Dundee St Peter 282/01 0395 [Mar 2014].