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Helen Adamson

F, #1958, b. 2 April 1831, d. 7 February 1910
  • 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
  • Married Name: As of 29 October 1850, her married name was Tyrie.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

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
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

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.