If you have found the information on these pages useful, you might like to contribute to the costs involved 

 

 

Samuel Meney

M, #621, b. 1838, d. 23 November 1904
  • Birth*: Samuel Meney was born in 1838 at Ireland.1
  • He was the son of John Meney and Elizabeth Little.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Samuel Meney married Janet Conway, daughter of John Conway and Jane Waugh, on 12 July 1867 at Monkton, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1867 marriages in the parish of Monkton in the county of Ayr; 1867 on the twelfth day of July at Monkton after banns according to the forms of the Free Church of Scotland; Samuel Meney railway porter bachelor, 27, Kilwinning, 1867 marriages in the parish of Monkton in the county of Ayr, ref 6; 1867 on the twelfth day of July at Monkton after banns according to the forms of the Free Church of Scotland; signed Samuel Meney railway porter bachelor aged 27 residence Kilwinning parents John Meney agricultural labourer and Elizabeth Meney ms Little; signed Janet Conway seamstress spinster, 19, Monkton, parents John Conway masons labourer and Jane Conway ms Waugh; signed William Pinkerton minister Free Church Kilwinning, signed William Fisher, Martha Conway witnesses; reg 1867 July 12th at Monkton James M Cowan registrar.2,3
  • (Informant) Death: Samuel Meney registered the death of Janet Conway on 17 January 1890 at Byres, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1890 deaths in the parish of Kilwinning in the county of Ayr; ref 5; Janet Meney married to Samuel Meney grocer; 1890 January seventeenth 9h 30m am Byres Kilwinning; f 41 years; parents John Conway labourer Jane Conway ms Waugh (dec); apoplexy two or three days as cert by A Milroy surgeon; Samuel Meney widower present; reg 1890 January 18th at Kilwinning Andrew Spiers registrar.4
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Samuel Meney married Janet Garven on 20 July 1892 at Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland.5
  • (Deceased) Death*: Samuel Meney died on 23 November 1904 at 6 Byres Road, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, 1904 deaths in the parish of Kilwinning in the county of Ayr; ref 143; Samuel Meney railway surfaceman married to Janet Garven, 1904 November twenty-third 5h 0m pm 6 Byres Road Kilwinning, m 67 years, parents John Meney (dec) and Elizabeth Meney ms Little (dec); cardiac failure 1 day, pleuro-pnuemonia 5 days as cert by David L Gage LRCPEd LF...Glas, Janet Meney widow present, 1904 November 25 at Kilwinning J ... assist reg.6,1
  • (Spouse) Death: His spouse Janet Garven died on 27 April 1921.7
  • (Erector) Memorial Inscription*: A Headstone was erected by Samuel Meney in February 1890 at Bridgend Lane Cemetery, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland. Inscription reads Erected by Samuel Meney, in loving memory of his wife, Janet Conway, who died 17th Jany 1890, aged 41 years. His father, John Meney, died 30th Jany 1880, aged 82 years. And his mother, Elizh Little, died 21st Nover 1887, aged 80 years. The above Samuel Meney, died 23rd Novr 1904, aged 67 years. His wife Janet Garven, died 27th April 1921, aged 63 years. His son Samuel John Meney, died 21st Novr 1950, aged 57 years. Beloved husband of Mary Nicol. The above Mary Porter Nicol, died 8th Feby 1954, aged 69 years.8

Census Events

Head of Household3 April 1881He was listed as head of household along with spouse Janet Conway in the 1881 census at Byres Road, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland. Samuel Meney, head, Grocer, married, aged 42, born Ireland; Janet Meney, wife, Grocers Wife & Assistant, married, aged 32, born Monkton, Ayr, Scotland; also in the household were Janet Meney Conway.9
Head of Household5 April 1891He was listed as head of household in the 1891 census at Byres, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland. Samuel Meney, head, 56, foreman railway surfaceman, Ireland; also in the household was Janet Meney Conway.10
Head of Household31 March 1901He was listed as head of household along with spouse Janet Garven in the 1901 census at 6 Byres Road, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland. Sam Meney, head, 63, foreman furnessman, Ireland; Janet Garven Meney, stated/transcribed age 66, Kilwinning; also in the household were Samuel John Meney and Robert Stevenson.11
Last Edited: 18 Aug 2015

Parents:

Father*: John Meney b. c 1797, d. 30 Jan 1880
Mother*: Elizabeth Little b. c 1806, d. 21 Nov 1887

Family:

Janet Garven b. 11 Jul 1857, d. 27 Apr 1921
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Samuel Meney married Janet Garven on 20 July 1892 at Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland.5

Children:

Samuel John Meney7 b. 14 Jun 1893, d. 21 Nov 1950
Margaret Meney12 b. c 1905

Citations

  1. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), LDS Member submission after 1991.
  2. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI), M116061.
  3. [S64] Unknown subject, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (New Register House, Edinburgh, Scotland: General Record Office of Scotland), GROS statutory marriage 1867 Monkton ref 606/00 0006 [Aug 2008].
  4. [S50] Unknown subject, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (New Register House, Edinburgh, Scotland: General Record Office of Scotland), GROS statutory deaths 1890 Kilwinning ref 599/00 0005 image held [Aug 2008].
  5. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI), LDS Pedigree Resource File.
  6. [S50] International Genealogical Index (IGI), GROS statutory deaths 1904 Kilwinning ref 143 image held [Jun 2004].
  7. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , Headstone Janet Conway d 1890 Bridgend Lane Cemetrey Kilwinning via Ancestry subsciber MichelleMeney [Dec 2011].
  8. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , Headstone Janet Conway d 1890 Bridgend Lane Cemetrey Kilwinning via Ancestry subscriber MM [Dec 2011].
  9. [S30] LDS 1881 Census 0203603 599 12 24.
  10. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Kilwinning; ED: 11; Page: 5; Line: 22; Roll: CSSCT1891_209. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1891 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: Scotland. 1891 Scotland Census. Reels 1-409. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Feb 2012]
  11. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Kilwinning; ED: 9; Page: 8; Line: 21; Roll: CSSCT1901_230. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1901 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: Scotland. 1901 Scotland Census. Reels 1-446. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Feb 2012]
  12. [S64] International Genealogical Index (IGI), GROS statutory marriage Bute 1932 554/02 0002 image held [Feb 2012].