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Ann Laurence Paterson

F, #5864, b. 29 April 1824, d. 22 December 1864
Last Edited: 21 Nov 2014


Father*: William Paterson watchmaker, linen factory foreman b. c 1799, d. 25 Dec 1859
Mother*: Euphemia Orkney b. 8 May 1800, d. 4 Sep 1865
  • Birth*: Ann Laurence Paterson was born on 29 April 1824 at Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland, .1
  • She was the daughter of William Paterson watchmaker, linen factory foreman and Euphemia Orkney.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Ann Laurence Paterson married Alexander Archibald seaman on 3 October 1853 at Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland, .2
  • (Deceased) Death*: Ann Laurence Paterson died on 22 December 1864 at 17 Seagate, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland, , at age 40 1864 deaths in the district of Montrose in the county of Forfar; ref 381; Ann Archibald married to Alexander Archibald seaman master (... ...); 1864 December twenty second 11.0. am 17 Seagate Montrose, f, 40 years; William Paterson mill foreman (dec) Euphemia Paterson ms Orkney; consumption ... disease as certified by W M Watson MD; John Paterson brother 74 Castle Street Montrose; 1864 December 26 at Montrose James Hay registrar.3
  • Married Name: As of 3 October 1853, her married name was Archibald.
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: She is commemorated on the headstone erected by Alexander Archibald seaman in 1865 at Rosehill Cemetery, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Inscription reads by Alex Archibald mariner imo w Ann L Paterson 21.12.1864 42, family Magdalen, Euphemia, Alex, Wm all d inf.4

Census & Directory Entries

Member of Household30 March 1851She was listed in the 1851 census at 1 Lower Balmain Street, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; Ann L Paterson, visitor, 26, dressmaker, Montrose; with David Yale, head, 76, formerly 'jame' [farm?] servant, Logie Forfarshire and his daug Elizabeth Yale, 27, dressmaker, Drui [?] Forfarshire.5
Head of Household7 April 1861She was listed as head of household in the 1861 census at 17 Sea Gate, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Ann Archibald, head, 36, sailors wife, Montrose.6


Alexander Archibald seaman b. c 1823


Magdalen Archibald b. 4 Jun 1855
Euphemia Archibald b. 6 Oct 1858
Alexander Archibald b. 6 Aug 1863
William Archibald b. 30 Oct 1864


  1. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), C113124.
  2. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI), M113124 [Aug 2009].
  3. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), image held [Sept 2005].
  4. [S23] Alison Mitchell ed. Monumental Inscriptions pre-1855 Angus Seacoast vol 2, Scottish Genealogy Society, Edinburgh, first ed (1981) 0 901061 22 0 Angus pre-1855 MI vol 2 page 238, ed Alison Mitchell 1981; [Aug 2009].
  5. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) CSSCT1851_68 Montrose [Aug 2009].
  6. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) CSSCT1861_45 Montrose 6 7 3 [Aug 2009].