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Margaret Abercrombie Porter1,2

F, #1264, b. 11 July 1849

Census Events

Member of Household30 March 1851They was listed as a member of the household of Robert Porter and Margaret Abercrombie in the 1851 census at Wellmeadow, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland. Margy Porter, da, 2, Blairgowrie; Rob Porter, head, 32, shoemaker & broker, Coupar Angus, Perthshire; Margaret, wife, 32, Bendochy, Perthshire.8
Member of Household7 April 1861They was listed as a member of the household of Robert Porter and Margaret Abercrombie in the 1861 census at Leslie Street, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland. Margaret Porter, dau, 11, scholar, Blairgowrie; Robert Porter, head, 47, shoemaker, b Coupar Angus; Margaret, wife, 41, b Bendochy.9
Member of Household2 April 1871They was listed as a member of the household of Robert Porter and Margaret Abercrombie in the 1871 census at Leslie St Cottage, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland. Margaret Porte, da, 24, [nilling?], Blairgowrie; Robert Porter, head, 52, licenced broker, Coupar Angus; Margaret Porter, 48, Blairgowrie.10
Spouse3 April 1881She was listed in the household of James Milne Miller in the 1881 census at 4 Kinloch Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. James M Millar, head, married, aged 26, Grocer, born Dundee Forfar Scotland; Margaret Millar, wife, married, aged 31, born Blairgowrie Perth Scotland. Margaret Abercrombie Miller, Elizabeth Anderson Miller, Grace McDonald and Marjory Miln Miller were also listed in the household.11
Spouse5 April 1891She was listed in the household of James Milne Miller in the 1891 census at Albert Crescent, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. James W Miller, head, mar, 36, undertaker & upholsterer, working on own account, Dundee; Margaret Miller, wife, mar, 40, Perthshire Blairgowrie; 4 rooms with windows. Margaret Abercrombie Miller, Elizabeth Anderson Miller, James Milne Miller, Charlotte Miller and Jane Miller were also listed in the household.12
Spouse31 March 1901She was listed in the household of James Milne Miller in the 1901 census at 80 Hawkhill, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. James M Miller, head, 45, clerk, Dundee; Margaret, wife, 49, Blairgowrie. Margaret Abercrombie Miller, Elizabeth Anderson Miller, James Milne Miller, Jane Miller and Janet Miller were also listed in the household.13
Spouse31 March 1911She was listed in the household of James Milne Miller in the 1911 census at 24 Thomson Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. James M Miller, head, 56, mar, auctioneers clerk, worker, Dundee; Margaret Miller, wife, 61, married 36 years, 8 children 4 survive; Blairgowrie; 5 rooms with windows, 6 inhabitants in dwelling. Margaret Abercrombie Miller, James Milne Miller and Jane Miller were also listed in the household.14
Last Edited: 17 Apr 2018

Parents:

Father*: Robert Porter b. 30 Jan 1819, d. 30 May 1877
Mother*: Margaret Abercrombie b. 1819, d. 20 May 1872

Family:

James Milne Miller b. 20 Apr 1854, d. 12 Mar 1919
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Margaret Abercrombie Porter married James Milne Miller, son of James Miller and Janet Milne, on 21 December 1875 at 16 Annfield Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1875 Marriages in the District of St Peter in the Burgh of Dundee, #208; 1875 on the Twenty-first day of December at 16 Annfield Street Dundee after banns according to the forms of the UP Church; James A Miller, Grocer Master, bachelor, aged 21, 166 Scouringburn Dundee; parents James Miller, Foreman Jute Works and Janet Miller ms Milne; Margaret A Porter, spinster, aged 26, 16 Annfield Street Dundee; parents Robert Porter, Shoemaker Master and Margaret Porter ms Abercrombie deceased; signed James R McGavin minister UP Church Tay Square Dundee; witnesses R B Smith, Jessie Miller; registered 1875 December 23rd at Dundee Jas Young registrar.4

Children:

Margaret Abercrombie Miller15 b. 29 Oct 1876, d. 2 Oct 1940
Jessie Taylor Miller16 b. 22 Aug 1878, d. 16 Apr 1879
Elizabeth Anderson Miller+15 b. 23 Feb 1880, d. 29 Sep 1926
James Milne Miller b. 22 Apr 1882, d. c 17 Feb 1921
Jane Miller b. c 1885, d. c 16 Apr 1955
Charlotte Miller b. 19 Aug 1890, d. 15 Nov 1891

Citations

  1. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), 1875 Marriages in the District of St Peter in the Burgh of Dundee
    #208
    1875 on the Twenty-first day of December at 16 Annfield Street Dundee after banns according to the forms of the UP Church
    James A Miller, Grocer Master, batchelor, aged 21, 166 Scoringburn Dundee
    Father James Miller, Foreman Jute Works; Mother Janet Miller ms Milne
    Margaret A Porter, spinster, aged 26, 16 Annfield Street Dundee
    Father Robert Porter, Storemaster & ...; Mother Margaret Porter ms ... deceased
    Signed James R McGavin minister UP Church Tay Square Dundee
    Witnesses R B Smith, Jessie Miller
    1875 December 23rd at Dundee Jas Young registrar.
  2. [S22] E-mail message , PCH [Aug 2012].
  3. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), C113355.
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  5. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Death 1883 Dundee St Andrew 282/04 0572 [April 2014].
  6. [S40] ED [June 2017].
  7. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , AD [Sept 2017].
  8. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Blairgowrie; ED: 1C; Page: 4; Line: 25; Roll: 504; Year: 1851. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1851 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006. Original data: Scotland. 1851 Scotland Census. Reels 1-217. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Sep 2011]
  9. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Blairgowrie; ED: 2; Page: 23; Line: 23; Roll: CSSCT1861_47. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1861 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006. Original data: Scotland. 1861 Scotland Census. Reels 1-150. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Aug 2012]
  10. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Blairgowrie; ED: 5; Page: 35; Line: 11; Roll: CSSCT1871_61; Year: 1871. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1871 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: Scotland. 1871 Scotland Census. Reels 1-191. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Sep 2011]
  11. [S30] LDS 1881 Census FHL Film 0203484 GRO ref Vol 282-3 Enum Dist 20 Page 39.
  12. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS census 1891 Dundee [Jun 2004].
  13. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Dundee; ED: 5; Page: 21; Line: 9; Roll: CSSCT1901_90; Year: 1901. 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. [Sep 2011]
  14. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1911 Dundee 282/01 014/00 035 [Nov 2011].
  15. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, 1881 British Census
    4 Kinloch Street, Dundee, Forfar, Scotland
    FHL Film 0203484 GRO ref Vol 282-3 Enum Dist 20 Page 39
    James M Millar, head, married, aged 26, Grocer, born Dundee Forfar Scotland
    Margaret Millar, wife, married, aged 31, born Blairgowrie Perth Scotland
    Margaret Millar, daughter, aged 4, born Dundee Forfar Scotland
    Elizabeth Millar, daughter, aged 1, born Dundee Forfar Scotland
    Grace Porter, step G Mot, widow, aged 70, Cook (Dom Ser), born Monedie Perth Scotland
    Marjory Millar, niece, aged 6, scholar, born Dundee Forfar Scotland.
  16. [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Birth 1878 Dundee 282/3 607 [June 2017].