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Helen Adamson

F, #1958, b. 2 April 1831, d. 7 February 1910
Last Edited: 27 Nov 2014

Parents:

Father*: John Adamson b. 17 May 1793, d. 27 Jul 1869
Mother*: Elizabeth Doig b. 17 Dec 1792, d. 22 Mar 1859
  • Birth*: Helen Adamson was born on 2 April 1831 at Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, .1,2
  • She was the daughter of John Adamson and Elizabeth Doig.
  • Baptism: Helen Adamson was baptised on 10 April 1831 at Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; LDS.3
  • Marriage Bann*: Marriage banns for Helen Adamson and George Tyrie were published on 29 September 1850 at Kirriemuir, Forfarshire, Scotland, .1
  • (Bride) Marriage: Helen Adamson married George Tyrie on 29 October 1850 at Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, .1
  • (Erector) Memorial Inscription*: A Headstone was erected by Helen Adamson after 21 December 1885 at Forfar Cemetery, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Inscription reads Erected by HELEN ADAMSON in memory of her husband GEORGE TYRIE who died Dec 21st 1885 aged 58 years; also of their children JANE who died Aug 14th 1860 aged 3 years; ELIZABETH who died Sept 28th 1885 aged 32 years; JESSIE who died 5th May 1895 aged 31 years; the above HELEN ADAMSON who died 7th Feby 1910 aged 78 years; and of their son DAVID TYRIE who died 7th July 1915 aged 63 years; LIZZIE TYRIE daughter of the above DAVID TYRIE who died 5th Sept 1918 aged 32 years; HELEN MALCOLM wife of the above DAVID TYRIE who died 7th June 1933 aged __ years.4
    Forfar Newmonthill Cemetery - George Tyrie & Helen Adamson
    Forfar Newmonthill Cemetery - George Tyrie & Helen Adamson
  • (Deceased) Death*: She died on 7 February 1910 at Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, , at age 78.5
  • Married Name: As of 29 October 1850, her married name was Tyrie.1

Census Events

Member of Household6 June 1841Helen Adamson was listed in the 1841 census at Shuttle Hall, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, . John Adamson, 40, linen handloom weaver, Angus; Elizabeth Adamson, 40, Angus; Helen Adamson, 10, Angus.6
Spouse3 April 1881She was listed in the household of George Tyrie in the 1881 census at 102 East High Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, . George Tyrie, head, mar, 52, reed maker master employing 3 men, Forfar; Helen Tyrie, wife, mar, 50, Forfar. Elizabeth Tyrie, Isabella Tyrie, Jessie Tyrie, Ann Tyrie, George Tyrie, James Tyrie and Agnes Donald Tyrie were also listed in the household.7

Family:

George Tyrie b. 1829, d. 21 Dec 1885
  • Marriage Bann*: Marriage banns for Helen Adamson and George Tyrie were published on 29 September 1850 at Kirriemuir, Forfarshire, Scotland, .1
  • (Bride) Marriage: Helen Adamson married George Tyrie on 29 October 1850 at Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, .1

Children:

David Tyrie+ b. 13 Sep 1851, d. 7 Jul 1915
Elizabeth Tyrie b. 13 May 1853, d. 28 Sep 1885
John Tyrie b. 10 Jul 1855
Jane Tyrie b. 1 Jul 1857, d. 14 Aug 1860
Helen Tyrie b. 27 Sep 1859
Isabella Tyrie b. 28 Dec 1861
Jessie Tyrie b. 2 Feb 1864, d. 5 May 1895
Ann Tyrie b. 25 Dec 1864
George Tyrie b. 9 Jun 1867
James Tyrie b. 9 Oct 1869
Agnes Donald Tyrie b. 20 Jun 1872

Citations

  1. [S40] From JBW [Sept 2007].
  2. [S40] From RL [July 2005].
  3. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index).
  4. [S43] PCC photos held [May 2009].
  5. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , MI Forfar Newmonthhill Cemetery taken by PC [May 2009].
  6. [S13] Website FreeCEN UK Census Online Project (http://www.freecen.org.uk/).
  7. [S30] LDS 1881 Census.