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Margaret Walker Pitkethly

F, #1568, b. 5 September 1836, d. 22 October 1881
  • Birth*: Margaret Walker Pitkethly was born on 5 September 1836 at Newburgh, Fife, Scotland.1
  • She was the daughter of John Pitkethly and Helen McNaughton.
  • Married Name: As of 31 December 1863, her married name was Davidson.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Margaret Walker Pitkethly married John Davidson on 31 December 1863 at Newburgh, Fife, Scotland; IGI Jan 2006.
  • (Deceased) Death*: Margaret Walker Pitkethly died on 22 October 1881 at West Port, Newburgh, Fife, Scotland, at age 45 Margaret Davidson, married to John Davidson, linen bleacher; Died - 22 October 1881, WestPort, Newburgh; Age - 45; Father - John Pitkethly, mason, decd; Mother - Helen Pitkethly MS McNaughton, decd; Cause - confined to bed for years; Informant - husband; from Irene Pollands Hall Jan 2006; Death reg. #38/1881/Newburgh; (Irene notes - I have to question the age on this one. It could have been wrong on the registration but it could also be that I copied it wrong. Or I couldn't read my own writing when I typed it up! - But when applied to the correct Maragret, the age is correct [PC Aug 2010].)

Census Events

Spouse3 April 1881She was listed in the household of John Davidson in the 1881 census at High Street, South Side, Newburgh, Fife, Scotland. John Davidson, head, mar, 42, linen weaver & fisher, Newburgh; Margaret Davidson, wife, mar, 45, Newburgh; James Hood, lodger, unm, 22, mason, Newburgh. John Davidson and Helen Davidson were also listed in the household.
Last Edited: 30 Sep 2011


Father*: John Pitkethly b. 8 Dec 1788
Mother*: Helen McNaughton b. 2 Oct 1791, d. 9 Dec 1857

Family 1:

Matthew Hood


James Pitkethly b. 5 Jun 1859

Family 2:

John Davidson b. c 1838


John Davidson b. 31 Oct 1864
John Davidson b. 16 Apr 1866
Helen Davidson b. 29 Jun 1869


  1. [S40] From FR [Aug 2010].