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Albert Edward Nicolson

M, #479, b. 7 July 1897, d. 2 February 1953
25 Wilson Street, Perth (taken June 2009, (c) Grant Muckart)
  • Birth*: Albert Edward Nicolson was born on 7 July 1897 at 53 Commercial Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland.1
  • He was the son of Alfred Henry Nicolson and Catherine Reilly.
  • (Witness) Marriage: Albert Edward Nicolson witnessed the marriage of Robert Davidson Nicolson and Martha R McKane on Saturday, 10 July 1915 at 10 Dura Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1915 marriages in the district of St Andrew in the burgh of Dundee, ref 168; 1915 on the tenth day of July at 10 Dura Street Dundee after banns according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland; Robert D Nicolson mechanical engineer, bachelor, 26, 177 Victoria Road Dundee, Alexander Fairweather Nicolson mechanical engineer, Mary Nicolson ms McHardy (dec); Martha R McKane, spinster, 26, 20 Dura Street Dundee, William Mc Kane powerloon tenter, Mary Ann McKane ms Carmichael (dec); signed James Boath Wood, Hannah Ogilvie Murray, Albert Edward Nicolson, witnesses; registered 1915 July 11th at Dundee signed Jas Murray registrar.2
  • Voters Register*: Albert Edward Nicolson was listed to vote in the register of 1918 at 175 Victoria Road, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, Clerk.
  • Voters Register: He was listed to vote in the register of 1919 at 175 Victoria Road, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, Clerk. Absent voters list.
  • (Witness) Marriage: He witnessed the marriage of Alexander Miller and Kate Nicolson on Wednesday, 5 October 1921 at 9 Windsor Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1921 5th day of October at 9 Windsor Street, Dundee after publication according to the forms of the United Free Church of Scotland Alexander Miller, butcher's manager, bachelor and Kate Nicolson, boot company collector, spinster. Alexander aged 24, 11 Forest Park Road, fath William Miller, jute mill overseer, moth Marion Conway (dec). Kate aged 21, 3 Watt Street, fath Alfred Henry Nicolson, butcher's assistant, moth Catherine Reily. Minister John Manzie Tay Square Church. Witnesses A Edward Nicolson, Lizzie Miller; registered 1921 October 8th at Dundee Thos Meek registrar.3
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Albert Edward Nicolson married Helen Cameron Pringle Vallance, daughter of Joseph Vallance and Agnes McWilliam, on 4 August 1923 at The Manse, Carmunock, Lanarkshire, Scotland; After publication of notice according to the forms of the established Church of Scotland; Albert Edward Nicolson, clerk (Ministry of Labour) bachelor, 26, 7 Sommerville Drive, Glasgow; father Alfred Henry Nicolson, butcher; mother Catherine Nicolson ms Riley; Helen Cameron Pringle Vallance, teacher of education, spinster, 29, 17 Brownlie Street, Glasgow; father Joseph Vallance, clothier; mother Agnes Vallance ms McWilliam; signed John Smart minister of Curmmunock; signed Hugh Tulloch Jr, Glenoykel, Clarkston; signed Agnes Josephine Vallance, 13 Randolf Place, Mount Florida.
  • (Deceased) Death*: Albert Edward Nicolson died on 2 February 1953 at Rae (?) Memorial Hospital, Insch, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, at age 55 UR 25 Wilson Street, Perth; Married to Helen Cameron Pringle Callander(?)
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    Insch is a town in Garioch, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. It is located approximately 28 miles from the city of Aberdeen. Auchleven and Premnay are villages associated with Insch.
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    Insch War Memorial Hospital is a small community hospital with 13 medical and 2 obstetric beds, serving Insch, Aberdeenshire, Scotland and the surrounding area. It has a small Casualty department and a hospital day-care service 4 days every week.
    The hospital was built in 1922 from public subscription to create a memorial for those who gave their lives in World War I. (2007.)4
  • Newspaper Article*: He was mentioned in a newspaper article Nicolson, Albert Edward (56), 25 Wilson Street, manager, Employment Exchange, Buckie; Death (2-2-1953) PA 1953 Feb 4 P10 (obit) /PI on 4 February 1953 at Perthshire Advertisier.5

Census Events

Member of Household31 March 1901They was listed as a member of the household of Alfred Henry Nicolson in the 1901 census at 124 Hilltown, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Albert Edward Nicolson, son, 3, Dundee; Alfred H Nicolson, head, mar, 29, butcher, worker, Dundee; Catherine Nicolson, wife, mar, 34, Dundee; 2 rooms with windows.6
Member of Household2 April 1911They was listed as a member of the household of Alfred Henry Nicolson and Catherine Reilly in the 1911 census at 22 Wellmeadow, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland. Albert E Nicolson, son, 13, at school, b Dundee; Alfred H Nicolson, head, 39, mar, butcher, worker, b Dundee; Catherine Nicolson, wife, 44, married 14 years, 2 children born 2 still living, b Dundee; 3 rooms with windows, 4 people in household.7
Last Edited: 2 Mar 2013

Parents:

Father*: Alfred Henry Nicolson b. 25 Aug 1871, d. 20 Jan 1944
Mother*: Catherine Reilly b. 28 Mar 1865, d. 27 Feb 1946

Family:

Helen Cameron Pringle Vallance b. c 1895, d. 29 Jun 1967
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Albert Edward Nicolson married Helen Cameron Pringle Vallance, daughter of Joseph Vallance and Agnes McWilliam, on 4 August 1923 at The Manse, Carmunock, Lanarkshire, Scotland; After publication of notice according to the forms of the established Church of Scotland; Albert Edward Nicolson, clerk (Ministry of Labour) bachelor, 26, 7 Sommerville Drive, Glasgow; father Alfred Henry Nicolson, butcher; mother Catherine Nicolson ms Riley; Helen Cameron Pringle Vallance, teacher of education, spinster, 29, 17 Brownlie Street, Glasgow; father Joseph Vallance, clothier; mother Agnes Vallance ms McWilliam; signed John Smart minister of Curmmunock; signed Hugh Tulloch Jr, Glenoykel, Clarkston; signed Agnes Josephine Vallance, 13 Randolf Place, Mount Florida.

Child:

Citations

  1. [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), 1897 Births in the district of St Andrew in the burgh of Dundee; page 330 # 990
    Albert Edward Nicolson; 1897 July 7th 3h 0m pm; 53 Commercial Street Maxwelltown Dundee; father Alfred Henry Nicolson, flesher (master); mother Catherine Nicolson ms Reilly; marraige 1896 June 3rd Dundee; informant A H Nicolson father; 1897 July 27th at Dundee Jas Murray registrar.
  2. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Marriage 1915 Dundee St Andrew 282/... 168 image held [Dec 2004].
  3. [S11] DCC Registry Office: Extract of an Entry in a Register of Marriages; Burgh of Dundee; #, Dundee City Council Registrar, Commercial Street, Dundee, Angus, Scotland. Hereinafter cited as DCC Registry Office.
  4. [S50] GROS Statutory Death: 1953 Deaths in the burgh of Insch in the County of Aberdeenshire; page 1 #2; Alfred Edward Nicolson ... unreadable occupation ... married to Helen Cameron Pringle ... Callander?...; 1953 February third 2h 0m am Rae Memorial Hospital Insch ur 25 Wilson Street Perth; male aged 54 years; father Alfred Henry Nicolson master butcher deceased; mother Catherine Nicolson ms Reilly deceased; ... Thrombosis 2 days as certified by ... ... MBChB; informant ... Nicolson son ... ... ... 25 Wilson Street Perth; 1953 February 3rd at Insch ... ... registrar, General Record Office of Scotland, New Register House, Edinburgh, Scotland.
  5. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Record URL: http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?h=133772&db=PerthNewspapers&indiv=try
    Source Information: Ancestry.com. Perth, Scotland Newspaper Index Cards, 1809-1990 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: Manpower Services Commission and AK Bell Library staff, comp. Newspaper Index. Perth, Scotland: AK Bell Library, Local Studies Department. [Mar 2013]
  6. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS census 1901 [Dec 2004].
  7. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1911 335/00 005/00 011 [Apr 2011].