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David Adamson Moir1,2

M, #14064, b. 1900
Last Edited: 3 Dec 2020


Father*: James Gamley Moir tripe dresser1 b. 5 Mar 1875, d. 16 Nov 1922
Mother*: Martha Adamson1 b. 29 Apr 1876, d. 8 Nov 1949
  • (Witness) Photograph: David Adamson Moir is in this photograph taken circa 1918 at Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, , along with James Gamley Moir tripe dresser, Martha Adamson, Lizzie Lowson Moir jute & linen weaver.3
    James Gamley Moir & family - c1918 - back James Gamley Moir, David Moir; front Lizzie Moir, John (Jock) Moir, Martha Adamson Moir
  • (Informant) Death: David Adamson Moir registered the death of James Gamley Moir tripe dresser on 16 November 1922 at 22 Don Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; 1922 deaths in the district of Forfar in the county of Forfar, ref 131; James Gamley Moir tripe dresser married to Martha Adamson died 1922 November Sixteenth 1h 30m pm at 3 William Street Forfar, male aged 47 years parents John Moir general labourer (dec) and Elizabeth Gamley factory worker, cause valvular disease of the heart (mitral organic) as certified by J Ewan Cable MBChB, signed David adamson Moir son 395 West Muir Street Glasgow, registered 1922 November 17th at Forfar signed John F Crail registrar.2
  • (Informant) Death: David Adamson Moir registered the death of Martha Adamson on 8 November 1949 at 13 Albert Street, Forfar, Angus, Scotland, ; 1949 deaths in the district of Forfar in the county of Forfar, ref 118; Martha Moir widow of James Moir general labourer died 1949 November Eighth 2h 30m am at 13 Albert Street Forfar; female aged 76 years parents William Adamson railway labourer (dec) and Isabella Adamson ms Lowson (dec), cause cerebral haemorrhage, hypostatic pneumonia as certified by A K McAuslan MBChB, signed David Moir son 30 Overtown Street Glasgow, registered 1949 November 8th at Forfar signed Jas Crarnes assist registrar initialled WR (Wm Rodger) Registrar.3,5

Census & Directory Entries

Member of Household31 March 1901They was listed as a member of the household of James Gamley Moir tripe dresser and Martha Adamson in the 1901 census at 43 North Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, . David Moir, son, male, 1, Forfar; James Moir, head, married, male, 26, railway surfaceman, Forfar; Martha Moir, wife, married, 24, Forfar.1


  1. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription , URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1901%2f0035125544
    [Jul 2016].
  2. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Stautory Death registration 1922 Forfar ref 282/0A 0131 image held [Jul 2016].
  3. [S40] DC [Jun 2016].
  4. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), DC [Jun 2016].
  5. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Stautory Death registration 1949 Forfar ref 282/0A 0118 image held [Jul 2016].