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Margaret Burke Kilhooley

F, #5836, b. circa 1911, d. 28 October 1943
Last Edited: 7 Aug 2022
  • Birth*: Margaret Burke Kilhooley was born circa 1911.1
  • (Bride) Marriage*: She married William Elder Paterson marine engineer, son of John Findlay Paterson baker, restaurenteur and Helen Summerton, on 23 January 1937 at 60 Liff Road, Lochee, Dundee, Angus, Scotland, ; 1937 on the twenty-third day of January at 60 Liff Road Lochee after banns according to the forms of the Church of Scotland; William Elder Paterson marine engineer, aged 27, 60 Liff Road Lochee, John Findlay Paterson baker, Helen Haughton Paterson ms Summerton; Maggie Burke Kilhooley, spool winder spinster, aged 25, 275 Hawkhill Dundee, William Kilhooley general labourer, Jessie Kirlhooley ms Beattie (dec); signed William Bodia minister of St Lukes Lochee, Alex Paterson 60 Liff Road Lochee, Helen Paterson 60 Liff Road Lochee witnesses, 1937 February 1st at Lochee John E Cant asst registrar.2
  • (Deceased) Death*: Margaret Burke Kilhooley died on 28 October 1943 at Dundee, Angus, Scotland, , at birth of child.3
  • Burial*: She was buried on 30 October 1943 at Section DD, Lair 584, Balgay Cemetery, Dundee, Angus, Scotland, ; Margaret Paterson, Maryfield Hospital Dundee, age 32, married to William Paterson, mother Jessie Beattie, father William Kilhooley; buried at 6 feet.4
  • Married Name: As of 23 January 1937, her married name was Paterson.
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: She is commemorated on the headstone erected by William Elder Paterson marine engineer on 29 October 1948 at Balgay Cemetery, Dundee, Angus, Scotland, . Inscription reads Erected by William Paterson in loving memory of his dear wife Margaret Kilhooley who died 28th October 1948 aged 32 years; Also his mother Helen Summerton Paterson who died 14th January 1949 aged 67 years; And his younger brother Edward who died in infancy 7th March 1925; Edward Summerton Paterson 1937-2004.5
    Dundee Balgay Cemetery - William Paterson & Margaret Kilhooley


William Elder Paterson marine engineer b. 24 Jan 1909, d. c 1953


Edward Paterson b. a 23 Jan 1937, d. 2004


  1. [S6] From burial record [from SS Sept 2009].
  2. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), image held; 1937 marriages in the district of Lochee in the burgh of Dundee, ref 21; from SS [Sept 2009].
  3. [S6] From conversation with MNMD (granddaughter of John Paterson (39)); death confirmed from burial records from SS [Sept 2009].
  4. [S6] From SS [Sept 2009].
  5. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , PC [Sept 2009].