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Margaret Tees

F, #560, b. circa 1872, d. 21 August 1901
Last Edited: 14 Jun 2021
  • Birth*: Margaret Tees was born circa 1872.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: She married James Conway commercial traveller, son of James Conway van driver and Agnes McKenzie Fisher kitchen maid, on 1 June 1900 at 41 Keir Street, Pollocksheilds, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, ; Marraiges
    Conway - Tess - At 41 Keir Street, Pollocksheilds, on the 1st inst, by the Rev John Conway, London (brother of the bridgegroom), James Conway, jun, Dunedee, to Maggie, youngest daughter of Joseph Tees.1,2
  • (Deceased) Death*: Margaret Tees died on 21 August 1901 at 9 Herriothill Terrace, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, , 1901 deaths in the district of St Andrew in the burgh of Edinburgh, ref 562; Margaret Conway married to James Conway mercantile clerk; 1901 August twenty-first 9h 0m am 9 Herriothill Terrace Edinburgh; female aged 29 years; parents Joseph Tees shoemaker and Isabella Tees ms Tees; typhoid fever - confinement 1mo hyperpyrexia 2 days as cert by A T Sloan MD; signed James Conway widower present; 1901 August 22 at Edinburgh Joseph J Anderson asst registrar.3
  • Married Name: As of 1 June 1900, her married name was Conway.1
  • Newspaper Article*: She was mentioned in a newspaper article Death at Herriot Hill Terrace, Edinburgh, on the 21st inst., Margaret Tees, beloved wife of James Conway, jun., late of Dundee. (Glasgow papers please copy.) on 22 August 1901.4,5
  • (Spouse) Death: Their spouse James Conway commercial traveller died on 15 September 1962 at 25 Perth Road, Dundee, Angus, Scotland, ; 1962 deaths in the district of Dundee West in the burgh of Dundee, ref 839 #; James Conway commercial traveller (retired) married to 1st Margaret Tees, 2nd John Ann Ford; died September fifteenth 10h 40m am at 25 Perth Road (UR Pinegrove Perth Road) Dundee; male aged 87 years; parents James Conway jute works night watchman (dec) and Agnes Conway ms Fisher (dec); cause prostatic carcinoma 2 years as cert by Kirsty Semple LRCP LRFP; signed E F Gall daughter Lindi Seafield Crescent
    Elgin; registered 1962 September 17th at Dundee signed Robert [...] assistant registrar, initialled John E Cant registrar.6

Census & Directory Entries

Spouse31 March 1901She was listed in the household of James Conway commercial traveller in the 1901 census at 9 Herriot Hill Terrace, St Andrew, Edinburgh, Midlotian, Scotland, . James Conway Head Married Male 26 1875 Commercial Clerk Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland
Margaret Conway Wife Married Female 30 1871 - Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.7


James Conway commercial traveller b. 22 Sep 1874, d. 15 Sep 1962


Janie Stewart Conway doctor+ b. 24 Jul 1901, d. 1995


  1. [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory births 1901 Edinburgh ref 685/02 0898 [Aug 2011].
  2. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Find My Past Newspapers Collection Dundee Evening Post 2nd June 1900 [Apr 2020].
  3. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory death [June 2004].
  4. [S33] Interview , CNM AMC PCC.
  5. [S32] Newspaper Article, British Newspaper Archive, The Evening Telegraph (Dundee), Thursday August 22, 1901 [Jan 2012].
  6. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS statutory death 1962 Dundee West ref 282/02 0839 [Aug 2011] image held [Nov 2019].
  7. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 19901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1901%2f0038141883 [Nov 2016].