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William Pollock Fisher

M, #2460, b. 4 December 1866, d. April 1875
Last Edited: 25 Apr 2015


Father*: Robert Mackenzie Fisher the Ayrshire Poet b. 13 Feb 1840, d. 24 Jul 1910
Mother*: Jean Watson b. 11 Jan 1840, d. 9 Oct 1871
  • Birth*: William Pollock Fisher was born on 4 December 1866 at Renfrew, Renfrewshire, Scotland, .1
  • He was the son of Robert Mackenzie Fisher the Ayrshire Poet and Jean Watson.
  • (Deceased) Death*: William Pollock Fisher died in April 1875 at Ulverston, Lancashire, England, , at age 8 Poems, Songs... and ... Sketches 1906.2

Census & Directory Entries

Member of Household2 April 1871He was listed as a member of the household of Robert Mackenzie Fisher the Ayrshire Poet and Jean Watson in the 1871 census at 26 Hamilton Street, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland, . William Pollock Fisher, son, 4, Renfrewshire, Renfrew; Robert McKenzie Fisher, head, mar, 31, ship joiner, Ayrshire Prestwick; Jane Fisher, wife, mar, 30, Ayrshire Kilmarnock; James Carson, visitor, 12, store keeper, Ayrshire Prestwick.3


  1. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), C115751 [Nov 2005].
  2. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Information FreeBMD. England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006. Original data: General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office. © Crown copyright. Published by permission of the Controller of HMSO and the Office for National Statistics. You must not copy on, transfer or reproduce records without the prior permission of ONS.
    Database Copyright © 1998-2003 Graham Hart, Ben Laurie, Camilla von Massenbach and David Mayall. [April 2015]
  3. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS census Govan 1871 [Nov 2005].