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Martha Scott1

F, #13726, b. say 1882, d. before 21 May 1948
  • Birth*: Martha Scott was born say 1882.1
  • Married Name: As of say 1905, her married name was Hamilton.1
  • Marriage*: She married Robert Hamilton, son of David Hamilton and Elizabeth Ringland, say 1905.1
  • Death*: Martha Scott died before 21 May 1948.1
  • (Spouse) Death: Her spouse Robert Hamilton died on 21 May 1948 at 35 Byres Road, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1948 Deaths in the district of Kilwinning in the county of Ayr, ref 55; Robert Hamilton plate-layer retired widower of Martha Scott died 1948 May Twenty-first 7h 45m am at 35 Byres Road Kilwinning (usual residence 44 Stevenston Road Kilwinning), male aged 66 years, parents David Hamilton railway surfaceman (dec) and Eliza Hamilton ms Ringland (dec), cause of death acute myocardial failure seen after death by Alex D Lynch MBChB, signed David Hamilton son 44 Stevenston Road Kilwinning, registered 1948 May 21st at Kilwinning signed William Hynd registrar.2,1
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: Martha Scott is commemorated on the headstone erected after 23 June 1896 at Kilwinning Cemetery, Kilwinning, Ayr, Scotland. Inscription reads In loving Memory
    Daughter of David Hamilton
    And Beloved Wife of David Mathie
    Who Fell Asleep in Jesus
    23rd June 1896 Aged 19 Years
    Also of His Daughter
    Wife of James Cowan
    Who Died 19th Sept 1911 in her 27th Year
    Interred in Prospect Cemetery, Toronto
    And of His Wife
    Elizabeth Ringland
    Who Died 26th Jany 1917 in her 66th Year
    The Above David Hamilton
    Died 9th May 1918 in his 65th Year
    Also Martha Scott
    Beloved Wife of Robert Hamilton
    Who Died 14th June 1914 Aged 59 Years
    The Above Robert Hamilton
    Who Died 21st May 1948 Aged 66 years
    Also Agnes Mathie Stevenson
    Who Died 27th August 1970 Aged 85 Years
    Erected by Her Father

    Go home dear friends and shed no tears
    My dust lies here till Christ appears
    Then in his image I shall rise
    And claim my mansion in the skies.3
Last Edited: 13 May 2016


Robert Hamilton b. 4 Dec 1881, d. 21 May 1948


Agnes Ringland Hamilton4 b. 17 Jan 1924, d. 12 Nov 1981


  1. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Death 1948 Kilwinning ref 599/00 0055 image held [May 2016].
  2. [S40] DM [Feb 2012].
  3. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , IC [May 2016].
  4. [S56] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL1Q-PKW :
    accessed 7 May 2016), Robert Hamilton in entry for Agnes Ringland Ross, 1981 [May 2016].