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Jane Sommerville1

F, #15677, b. circa December 1837, d. 4 December 1913
Last Edited: 11 Sep 2018
  • Birth*: Jane Sommerville was born circa December 1837 at Prestwick, Ayrshire, Scotland, .1,2
  • Marriage*: She married William McWilliam, son of William McWilliam and Barbara Newall, on Friday, 22 March 1861 at Monkton, Ayrshire, Scotland, .1
  • (Deceased) Death*: Jane Sommerville died on 4 December 1913.3
  • (Erector) Memorial Inscription*: A Headstone was erected by Jane Sommerville after 16 January 1899 at St Nicholas Churchyard, Prestwick, Ayrshire, Scotland, . Inscription reads Er by Jeanie Sommerville in memory of her husband William McWilliam b 24 Dec 1835 d 16 Jan 1899; and their daus Barbara b 7 Feb 1870 s 19 Apr 1873; Jassie b 14 Oct 1878 d 2 Aug 1879; the above Jeannie Sommerville d 4 Dec 1913 aged 76
    'Asleep in Jesus.3'
  • Married Name: As of 22 March 1861, her married name was McWilliam.1
  • (Spouse) Death: Her spouse William McWilliam died on 16 January 1899 at 10 West Netherton Street, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland, .4

Census & Directory Entries

Spouse7 April 1861She was listed in the household of William McWilliam in the 1861 census at Smithy Row, Monkton, Ayrshire, Scotland, . William McWilliam Head Married Male 25 1836 Cotton Weaver Prestwick, Ayrshire, Scotland; Jane McWilliam Wife Married Female 23 1838 Pirn Winder Prestwick, Ayrshire, Scotland.5
Spouse2 April 1871She was listed in the household of William McWilliam in the 1871 census at 24 Hill Street, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland, . William McWilliam Head Married Male 35 1836 Railway Porter Prestwick, Ayrshire, Scotland; Jane S McWilliam Wife Married Female 33 1838 - Prestwick, Ayrshire, Scotland. Mary McWilliam, Jane McWilliam, William McWilliam, Robert McWilliam and Barbara McWilliam were also listed in the household.6
Spouse3 April 1881She was listed in the household of William McWilliam in the 1881 census at 37 Campbell Street, Riccarton, Ayrshire, Scotland, . William McWilliam Head Married Male 45 1836 Labourer At Meter Work Prestwick, Ayrshire, Scotland
Jane McWilliam Wife Married Female 43 1838 Labourer's Wife Prestwick, Ayrshire,
Scotland. Jane McWilliam, William McWilliam, Robert McWilliam and Catherine McWilliam were also listed in the household.7

Family:

William McWilliam b. 24 Dec 1835, d. 16 Jan 1899

Children:

Mary McWilliam6 b. 1862
Jane McWilliam6 b. 1863
William McWilliam8 b. 1865
Robert McWilliam6 b. 1868
Barbara McWilliam6 b. 1870, d. 19 Apr 1873
Catherine McWilliam7 b. 1873
Jessie McWilliam3 b. 14 Oct 1878, d. 2 Aug 1879

Citations

  1. [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:XT2X-VQ5 : 10 February 2018), William Mcwilliam and Jane Somerville, 22 Mar 1861; citing Monkton,Ayr,Scotland, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 6,035,516. [Sept 2018]
  2. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1861 England, Wales & Scotland Census Smithy Row, Monkton, Monkton & Prestwick, Ayrshire, Scotland URL of this page: https://www.findmypast.co.uk/transcript?id= GBC/1861/0022875728[Sept 2018].
  3. [S44] Monumental inscription (St Nicholas, Prestwick, Ayrshire) No 66 page 9.
  4. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), Statutory Death 1899 Kilmarnock 597/ 25 image held [Sep 2018].
  5. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1861 England, Wales & Scotland Census Smithy Row, Monkton, Monkton & Prestwick, Ayrshire, Scotland URL of this page: h0ps://www.findmypast.co.uk/transcript?id= GBC/1861/0022875728 [Sept 2018].
  6. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1871 England, Wales & Scotland Census 24, Hill Street, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, ScotlandURL of this page: h0ps://www.findmypast.co.uk/transcript?id= GBC/1871/0026038061 [Sept 2018].
  7. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census 37, Campbell Street, Riccarton, Ayrshire, Scotland URL of this page: h0ps://www.findmypast.co.uk/transcript?id= GBC/1881/0029874497 [Sept 2018].
  8. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Scotland Births & Baptisms 1564-1950 URL of this page: h;ps://www.findmypast.co.uk/transcript?id= R_688654286 [Sept 2018].