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Helen Smith1,2

F, #14114, b. circa 1840
  • Birth*: Helen Smith was born circa 1840 at Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland.1
  • Married Name: As of circa 1860, her married name was Hood.1
  • (Bride) Marriage*: She married John Ogilvie Hood, son of James Hood and Agnest Swan, on 15 February 1861 at Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland.1,2

Census Events

Member of Household7 April 1861They was listed as a member of the household of Andrew Hood in the 1861 census at Myreston, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland. Helen Hood, sister-in-law, married, female, 22, housekeeper, born Forfar; Andrew Hood, head, unmarried, male, 42, farmer 293 acres employing 8 men 9 women, born Mains Forfarshire.3
Spouse2 April 1871She was listed in the household of John Ogilvie Hood in the 1871 census at Myreside Farm House, Inverkeillor, Forfarshire, Scotland. John Ogilvie Hood, head, married, male, 41, farmer of 185 acres arable employing 5 [?] and 1 boy; Helen Hood, wife, married, female, 31, Forfar. James Hood, Agnes Swan Hood, Joeann Hood, Louisa Hood, Charles Swan Hood, Margaret Watson Millar Hood, Marjory Chapel Hood, John O Hood, Isabella Faddie, Susan Faddie and Mary Simson were also listed in the household.1
Last Edited: 29 Jul 2016


John Ogilvie Hood b. 3 May 1830


Joeann Hood4 b. 17 Jul 1861
Louisa Hood4 b. 1 Mar 1863
Charles Swan Hood+1 b. 11 Dec 1864
Margaret Watson Millar Hood4 b. 24 Dec 1866
Marjory Chapel Hood4 b. 18 Dec 1868
John O Hood1 b. b 2 Apr 1871
Christina Nicoll Hood4 b. 23 Mar 1872


  1. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1871 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1871%2f0025874061 [Jul 2016].
  2. [S56] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XTV2-Z2G : 8 December 2014), John
    Ogilvy Hood and Helen Smith, 15 Feb 1861; citing Forfar,Angus,Scotland, reference ; FHL microfilm 6,035,516 [Jul 2016].
  3. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1871 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1861%2f0022708815 [Jul 2016].
  4. [S56] Unknown compiler, Search Results from Historical Records
    1-7 of 7 results for Father Name: john hood, Mother Name: helen smith, Country:Scotland, State or Province:Angus [Jul 2016].