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Eliza Jane Dickson

F, #5771, b. 4 November 1888, d. 24 January 1963
  • Birth*: Eliza Jane Dickson was born on 4 November 1888 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of John Dickson and Eliza Jane McManus.
  • Married Name: As of 17 April 1908, her married name was Fraser.3
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Eliza Jane Dickson married Peter Martin Fraser, son of Alexander Fraser and Catherine Reilly, on 17 April 1908 at 3 Blinshall Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1908 marriages in the district of St Mary in the burgh of Dundee; ref 89; 1908 on the seventeenth day of April at 3 Blinshall Sreet after publication according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland; Peter Martin Fraser railway porter bachelor, 20, 3 Blinshall Street Dundee, Alexander Fraser flax mill engineman Catherine Fraser ms Richardson; Eliza Jane Dickson jute reeler spinster, 19, 40 Taylor's Lane Dundee, John Dickson calendar worker Eliza Dickson ms McManus; George Christie DD minister at St Johns (Cross) Church Dundee, Donald Fraser witness, Euphemia Dickson witness; 1908 April 20th at Dundee Thos Meek registar.3
  • (Witness) Photograph: Eliza Jane Dickson is in this photograph taken circa 1913 along with John Dickson, Eliza Jane McManus, Euphemia Dickson, John Dickson, Margaret Chalmers Dickson, Alexander Young Dickson, David Marr Dickson, James D Dickson, Peter Buick Dickson and Martin Fraser Dickson.4
    Dickson family : Standing L-R David Marr (b1901), Euphemia (b1891), John (b1893), Margaret Chalmers (b1896), Eliza Jane (b1888), Alexander Young (b1899)
    Seated on chairs : John Dickson (b1869), Eliza Jane McManus (b1869)
    Seated at front : Peter Buick (b1906), James D (b1904), Martin Fraser (b1908)
  • Photograph*: Eliza Jane Dickson and Euphemia Dickson are in this photograph taken circa 1914 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, along with John Dickson, Margaret Chalmers Dickson, Alexander Young Dickson and David Marr Dickson.4
    Dickson family : Standing L-R : Alexander Young (b1899), Eliza Jane McManus (b1869), somebody, Euphemia (b1891), David Marr (b1901)
    Middle Seated on chairs L-R : somebody, John (1893), Margaret Chalmers (b1896)
    Seated at front L-R : somebody, somebody
    If you happen to know who the 'somebodies' are, please get in touch!
  • (Witness) Newspaper Article: Eliza Jane Dickson and Peter Martin Fraser, Catherine Gardyne Heggie and Ronald Peter Heggie was mentioned in a newspaper article about John Dickson on 8 November 1949.5
    Five generations of a Dundee family are pictured in this group. In the centre is Mr John Dickson (81), 27 Isles Lane (great-great-grandfather). The others from left to right are - Mrs Eliza Fraser, 7 Mid Street (great-grandmother), Mr Peter Fraser, 37 Ulverston Terrace (grandfather), Mrs Catherine Heggie, 7 Ulverston Terrace (mother), and Ronald Heggie
  • (Deceased) Death*: Eliza Jane Dickson died on 24 January 1963 at Dundee, Angus, Scotland, at age 74.6,7

Census Events

Member of Household5 April 1891They was listed as a member of the household of John Dickson and Eliza Jane McManus in the 1891 census at 4 Lowdens Alley, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Eliza Jane Dickson, dau, 2, Dundee; John Dickson, head, mar, 21, general labourer, employed, Dundee; Eliza Janes Dickson, wife, mar, 21, jute spinner, employed, Dundee.8
Member of Household31 March 1901They was listed as a member of the household of John Dickson and Eliza Jane McManus in the 1901 census at 22 Millar's Wynd, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Eliza Jane Dickson, daur, 12, scholar, Forfarshire, Dundee; John Dickson, head, mar, 32, jute callendar worker, worker, Forfarshire, Dundee; Eliza Jane Dickson, wife, mar, 33, Edinburgh; 2 rooms with windows.9
Last Edited: 28 Jul 2018

Parents:

Father*: John Dickson b. 27 May 1869, d. 12 Apr 1954
Mother*: Eliza Jane McManus b. 24 May 1869, d. 14 Mar 1939

Family 1:

Somebody Somebody

Child:

Nan Dickson Fraser+ b. 28 Oct 1905, d. 24 Nov 1992

Family 2:

Peter Martin Fraser b. 3 Jun 1887
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Eliza Jane Dickson married Peter Martin Fraser, son of Alexander Fraser and Catherine Reilly, on 17 April 1908 at 3 Blinshall Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1908 marriages in the district of St Mary in the burgh of Dundee; ref 89; 1908 on the seventeenth day of April at 3 Blinshall Sreet after publication according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland; Peter Martin Fraser railway porter bachelor, 20, 3 Blinshall Street Dundee, Alexander Fraser flax mill engineman Catherine Fraser ms Richardson; Eliza Jane Dickson jute reeler spinster, 19, 40 Taylor's Lane Dundee, John Dickson calendar worker Eliza Dickson ms McManus; George Christie DD minister at St Johns (Cross) Church Dundee, Donald Fraser witness, Euphemia Dickson witness; 1908 April 20th at Dundee Thos Meek registar.3

Children:

Donald Fraser+ b. 13 Nov 1908, d. c Nov 1972
John Dickson Fraser+ b. 4 Jan 1910, d. 1967
Peter Martin Fraser+ b. 28 Jan 1912, d. 6 Oct 1988
Alexander McRae Fraser+ b. 11 Nov 1913, d. 12 Sep 1982
David Fraser b. 25 Apr 1916, d. 30 Jan 1919
Eliza Jane McManus Fraser+ b. 2 Dec 1919, d. 14 Dec 1978
Euphemia Small Fraser+ b. 10 May 1923, d. 23 May 2007
James Dickson Fraser+ b. 1929, d. 9 Jan 1984

Citations

  1. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GRO ref 282-2 Enum Dist 9 page 46.
  2. [S6] From DMcL [Mar 2010].
  3. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), image held; statutory marriages 282/02/ 0089; [Jan 2009].
  4. [S47] Ancestry.com Ancestry Public Member Trees, Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date:2006;, DLM [April 2017].
  5. [S32] Newspaper Article, Dundee Evening Telegraph, Tuesday, November 8, 1949, page 4 [Nov 2013].
  6. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS ref 282/01 0065 1963, f, 74, Dundee East [Feb 2009].
  7. [S6] Exact date from DMcL [Mar 2010].
  8. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Census 1891 Liff & Benvie, Dundee ref 282/01 028/01 012 [Nov 2009].
  9. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, census 1901 2/5/01 009/01 046.