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Eliza Jane Dickson

F, #5771, b. 4 November 1888, d. 24 January 1963
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
  • 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.
  • (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
  • (Deceased) Death*: Eliza Jane Dickson died on 24 January 1963 at Dundee, Angus, Scotland, , at age 74.4,5
  • Married Name: As of 17 April 1908, her married name was Fraser.3
  • (Witness) Photograph: She 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.6
    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.6
    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 1949.7
    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
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: Eliza Jane Dickson is commemorated on the headstone erected in 1964 at Balgay Cemetery, Dundee, Angus, Scotland, . Inscription reads F In loving memory of Eliza Dickson died 24th Jan 1963; Peter M Fraser died 10th Nov 1969.8

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.10
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.11

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, d. 10 Nov 1969
  • (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. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS ref 282/01 0065 1963, f, 74, Dundee East [Feb 2009].
  5. [S6] Exact date from DMcL [Mar 2010].
  6. [S47] Ancestry.com Ancestry Public Member Trees, Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date:2006;, DLM [April 2017].
  7. [S32] Newspaper Article, Dundee Evening Telegraph, Tuesday, November 8, 1949, page 4 [Nov 2013].
  8. [S43] From DLM [May 2019].
  9. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), DLM [May 2019].
  10. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Census 1891 Liff & Benvie, Dundee ref 282/01 028/01 012 [Nov 2009].
  11. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, census 1901 2/5/01 009/01 046.