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James Adamson

M, #11122, b. 28 September 1853, d. 1931
Last Edited: 14 Apr 2015


Father*: Thomas Adamson b. 8 Aug 1824, d. 23 Jul 1858
Mother*: Jean Froick b. c 1830
  • Birth*: James Adamson was born on 28 September 1853 at Liff Benvie & Invergowrie, Forfarshire, Scotland, .1
  • He was the son of Thomas Adamson and Jean Froick.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: James Adamson married Jane King, daughter of William King and Ann Petrie, on 21 August 1874 at Westerton of Balgavies, Aberlemno, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; 1874 marriages in the parish of Aberlemno in the county of Forrfar, ref 4; 1874 on the Twenty-First day of August at Westerton of Balgavies after banns according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland; signed James Adamson ploughman bachelor, age 20, residence Montquhir Parish of Carmylie, parents Thomas Adamson ploughman (dec) & Jane Adamson ms Froick (dec); signed Jane King domestic servant spinster, age 20, residence Westerton of Balgavies Parish of Aberlemno, parents William King pavement quarrier & Ann King ms Petrie; signed Thomas Myles Mains of Aberlemno, signed David McDonald, Jessie P King witnesses; registered 1874 August 24th at Aberlemno signed James Stewart registrar.2
  • Death*: James Adamson died in 1931 at Balgillo Farm, Broughty Ferry, Forfarshire, Scotland, .3


Jane King b. 14 Jan 1854, d. 25 Mar 1924


Jessie Adamson3 b. 1875, d. 1975
Joseph Adamson3 b. 1876
Maggie King Adamson+3 b. 1878, d. 1943
James Adamson+3 b. 1880, d. 1964
Thomas Adamson3 b. 1881, d. 1975
William Adamson3 b. 1886
Annie Adamson3 b. 1888
Martha Adamson3 b. 1892


  1. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), [Jun 2009].
  2. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Marriages 1874 269/00 0004 image held [Nov 2014].
  3. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) member mjm1939 [Nov 2014].