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Margaret Blyth cotton weaver1

F, #3504, b. circa 1819, d. 21 January 1869
Last Edited: 21 Apr 2020

Parents:

Father*: Lachlan Blyth2 b. 1786
Mother*: Janet Anderson2 b. 1791
  • Birth*: Margaret Blyth cotton weaver was born circa 1819 at Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland, ; from 1871 census.
  • She was the daughter of Lachlan Blyth and Janet Anderson.2
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Margaret Blyth cotton weaver married John Fisher cotton weaver, son of William Fisher nailer and Agness McWilliam, on 21 October 1838 at Maybole, Ayrshire, Scotland, .3
  • (Deceased) Death*: Margaret Blyth cotton weaver died on 21 January 1869 at Roma, Queensland, Australia, .4
  • Burial*: She was buried on 22 January 1869 at Roma, Queensland, Australia, .2
  • Married Name: As of 21 October 1838, her married name was Fisher.
  • Emigration*: John Fisher cotton weaver emigrated with Margaret Blyth cotton weaver on an unknown person in 1862 at Australia, .2
  • (Spouse) Death: Their spouse John Fisher cotton weaver died on 17 June 1904 at Dunwich, Queensland, Australia, .5

Census & Directory Entries

Principal6 June 1841Margaret Blyth cotton weaver and John Fisher cotton weaver appeared in the 1841 census at Quarry Hill, Maybole, Ayrshire, Scotland, . John Fisher, m, 22, cotton handloom weaver, Ayrshire; Margaret Fisher, f, 21, Ayrshire.6
Spouse30 March 1851She was listed in the household of John Fisher cotton weaver in the 1851 census at Maybole, Ayrshire, Scotland, . John Fisher, head, m, m, 32, handloom weaver cotton, Maybole; Marg Fisher, wife, m, f, 30, Irvine. Andrew Fisher, Agnes Fisher cotton weaver, Robert Fisher cotton weaver, John Fisher cotton weaver and Charles Fisher were also listed in the household.6
Spouse7 April 1861She was listed in the household of John Fisher cotton weaver in the 1861 census at Quarry Hill, Maybole, Ayrshire, Scotland, . Quarry Hill Maybole; John Fisher, head, mar, 42, cotton weaver, Maybole; Margaret Fisher, wife, mar, 41, cotton weaver, Irvine; 2 children in school; 2 rooms with windows. Agnes Fisher cotton weaver, Robert Fisher cotton weaver, John Fisher cotton weaver, Margaret Fisher, Jane Fisher and Rebecca Fisher were also listed in the household.7

Family:

John Fisher cotton weaver b. 5 Jul 1818, d. 17 Jun 1904

Children:

Andrew Fisher+ b. 18 Jan 1839, d. 15 Sep 1917
Agnes Fisher cotton weaver+ b. 1 May 1841, d. 1909
Robert Fisher cotton weaver b. c 1844, d. 1869
John Fisher cotton weaver+ b. 8 May 1847, d. 1927
Charles Fisher b. 8 Dec 1849, d. 1869
Margaret Fisher b. c 1853, d. 1902
Jane Fisher b. c 1855, d. 1870

Citations

  1. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Record Transcription:
    1861 England, Wales & Scotland Census
    Quarry Hill, Maybole, Ayrshire, Scotland [Jul 2019].
  2. [S40] TL via Ancestry https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/153562233/person... [Jul 2019]
  3. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), M116054 also Irvine M115954 [June 2007].
  4. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Ancestry Tree Lavelle_Williams 10 Aug 2018; Terry Lavelle [Jul 2019]
    And Ancestry Queensland Historical Record of Death
    1869 Margaret Fisher, Registration No. 146, Reference no. 1080.
  5. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Ancestry Tree Lavelle_Williams 10 Aug 2018; Terry Lavelle [Jul 2019]
    And Queensland Historical Record of Death
    1904 John Fisher Registration No. 4643, Record No. 2798
    And Dunwich Benevolent Asylum
    John Fisher (c1900 Roma).
  6. [S13] Website FreeCEN UK Census Online Project (http://www.freecen.org.uk/) [May 2007].
  7. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS ref 605/00 004/00 020; image held [May 2007].