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Mary Ann Dickson

F, #5798, b. circa 1878, d. 20 December 1927
Last Edited: 14 Apr 2018

Parents:

Father*: Alexander Dickson b. 3 Sep 1843, d. 4 Oct 1897
Mother*: Margaret Chalmers b. c 1845, d. 19 Jan 1902
  • Birth*: Mary Ann Dickson was born circa 1878 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, .1
  • She was the daughter of Alexander Dickson and Margaret Chalmers.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Mary Ann Dickson married John Marr, son of David Marr and Margaret Stewart, on 8 April 1898 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, .2
  • (Deceased) Death*: Mary Ann Dickson died on 20 December 1927 at Royal Infirmary, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, , 1927 deaths in the district of St Clement in the burgh of Dundee, ref 1139; Mary Ann Marr married to John Marr jute mill worker, died 1927 December Twentieth 0h 40m pm Royal Infirmary UR 3 Louden's Alley Dundee, female aged 49 years, parents Alexander Dickson shoemaker (dec) and Margaret Dickson ms Chalmers (dec), cause valvular disease of the heart, mitral incompetence, cardiac failure, as cert by H Osgood MBChB, signed John Marr widower 3 Louden's Alley, registered 1927 December 20 at Dundee signed H Lowden interim registrar.3
  • Married Name: As of 8 April 1898, her married name was Marr.
  • (Witness) Marriage: She witnessed the marriage of John Wallace and Helen Dickson on Friday, 25 May 1900 at 16 Lowdens Alley, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; 1900 marriages in the district of St Peter in the burgh of Dundee, ref 72; 1900 on the twenty-fifth day of May at 16 Lowdens Alley Dundee after publication according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland; signed John Wallace yarn bundler bachelor, 18, 14 Lowdens Alley, parents John Wallace calander worker, Margaret Wallace ms Roy (dec); signed Helen Dickson jute spinner spinster, 17, 16 Lowdens Alley Dundee, parents Alexander Dickson shoemaker (dec), Margaret Dickson ms Chambers; signed William Hall minister of St Thomas Established Church, John Marr, Mary Ann Marr, witnesses; registered 1900 May 28th at Dundee T G Millar registrar.4
  • (Spouse) Death: Her spouse John Marr died on 12 February 1933 at Royal Infirmary, Dundee, Angus, Scotland, ; 1933 deaths in the district of St Clementin the burgh of Dundee, ref 224; John Marr jute cop bag sewer widower of Mary Ann Dickson, died 1933 February Twelfth at 2h 40m am at Royal Infirmary (UR 3 Lowdens Alley) Dundee, male aged 60 years, parents David Marr jute mill worker (dec) and Margaret Marr ms Stewart (dec); cause myocondial degeneration as cert by James Carson MBChB; signed Alex Marr son 27 West Port; registered 1933 February 13th at Dundee signed W H Phillip registrar.5,6
  • (Witness) Newspaper Article: Mary Ann Dickson was mentioned in a newspaper article about John Marr on 13 February 1933. Dundee Evening Telegraph 13 February 1933 :
    MARR - At DRI, in 12th Feb., John Marr, age 60, beloved husband of late Mary Ann Dickson. Funeral, 14th unst., at 1 o'clock, from 3 Lowden's Alley, Dundee.5

Census & Directory Entries

Member of Household4 April 1881They was listed as a member of the household of Alexander Dickson and Margaret Chalmers in the 1881 census at 9 Bernard Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Mary Dickson, dau, 3, Dundee; Alexander Dickson, head, mar, 38, shoemaker, Ireland; Margaret Dickson, wife, mar, 39, Ireland.7,8,9
Member of Household5 April 1891They was listed as a member of the household of Alexander Dickson in the 1891 census at 26 Lowdens Alley, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Mary Ann Dickson, daug, unm, 13, millworker, employed, Dundee; Alexr Dickson, head, mar, 47, boot maker, employed, Ireland; Margaret Dickson, wife, mar, 48, jute winder, employed, Ireland; 3 rooms with windows.10,11
Spouse31 March 1901She was listed in the household of John Marr in the 1901 census at 15 Watson's Lane, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, . John Marr
in the 1901 Scotland Census
Name Age
John Marr 28
Mary Ann
Marr
23
Helen Marr 11 Mo
Name: John Marr
Age: 28
Estimated birth year: abt 1873
Relationship: Head
Spouse's name : Mary Ann Marr
Gender: Male
Where born: Dundee, Forfarshire
Registration Number: 282/1
Registration district: St Peter
Civil Parish: Li2 and Benvie
County: Angus
Address: 15 Watson's Lane
Occupation: Jute Mill Worker
ED: 24
Household schedule number: 107
LINE: 7
Roll: CSSCT1901_91

Mary Ann Marr aged 23. Helen Marr were also listed in the household.12
Spouse31 March 1911She was listed in the household of John Marr in the 1911 census at 7 Watsons Lane, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, . John Marr, head, 38, mar, mill worker jute mill, b Forfar Dundee; Mary Ann, wife, 32, mar 13 years 7 children born living 3 still alive; 2 rooms with windows, 6 people in household. Helen Marr and Amelia McBurney were also listed in the household.13

Family:

John Marr b. c 1873, d. 12 Feb 1933

Children:

Margaret Chalmers Marr14 b. 12 Sep 1898, d. 28 Oct 1898
Helen Marr+ b. 2 Apr 1900, d. 1988

Citations

  1. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), FHL Film 0203479 GRO ref Vol 282-1 Enum Dist 12 page 4.
  2. [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Birth 1900 Dundee St Peter ref 282/01 0214 [Aug 2008].
  3. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Death 1927 Dundee St Clement ref 282/2 1139 image held [May 2017].
  4. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Marriage 1900 Dundee St Peter 282/01 0072 [Nov 2010].
  5. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Newspapers & Periodicals collection [April 2017].
  6. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS statutory deaths Dundee St Clement 282/2 224 [Apr 2017].
  7. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, FHL Film 0203479 GRO ref Vol 282-1 Enum Dist 12 page 4 [Feb 2002 updated Aug 2008].
  8. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) 1881 Scotland Census, St Peter, ed 12, page 4 [Oct 2010].
  9. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: St Peter; ED: 12; Page: 4; Line: 10; Roll: cssct1881_80. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1881 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: Scotland. 1881 Scotland Census. Reels 1-338. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Mar 2013]
  10. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS ref census 1891 282/01 028/01 007 [Oct 2009].
  11. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Liff and Benvie; ED: 28; Page: 7; Line: 15; Roll: CSSCT1891_88. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1891 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: Scotland. 1891 Scotland Census. Reels 1-409. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Mar 2013]
  12. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Ancestry.com. 1901 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
    Original data: Scotland. 1901 Scotland Census. Reels 1-446. General Register O2ice for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.
    Parish: Liff and Benvie; ED: 24; Page: 19; Line: 7; Roll: CSSCT1901_91 [May 2017].
  13. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS 1911 census Liff Benvie ref 282/1 24/11 [May 2017].
  14. [S40] DMcL via Ancestry.co.uk [Jul 2011].