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William Paterson

M, #6362, b. 1828, d. 18 January 1884
  • Birth*: William Paterson was born in 1828 at Laurencekirk, Kincardineshire, Scotland.1,2
  • He was the son of William Paterson and Euphemia Orkney.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: William Paterson married Ann Smith, daughter of Charles Smith, on 2 September 1853 at Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland; August 28th 1853; Paterson, William Paterson, seaman, Seagate, and Ann Smith, Southesk Street, daughter of Charles Smith, carter, were proclaimed in order to marriage and no objections offered; and were married at Montrose on 2 Sept 1853.3,4,5
  • (Informant) Death: William Paterson registered the death of William Paterson on 25 December 1859 at 17 Seagate, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1859 deaths in the district of Montrose in the county of Forfar; ref 463; Paterson William linen factory foreman (married); 1859 December twenty fifth 6.0 am 17 Seagate Montrose; male, 60 years; Robert Paterson shoemaker journeyman (dec); consumption some months as certified by John S Ross surgeon who saw deceased December 15th; buried churchyard Montrose as certified by John Seriel undertaker; William Paterson son; 1859 December 29 Montrose William Hart assistant registrar initialled JH.6
  • (Deceased) Death*: William Paterson died on 18 January 1884 at 4 Wharf Street, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland, William Paterson seaman married to Ann Smith 1884 January 18th 4h 50m am 4 Wharf Street Montrose, m, 54 years, fath William Paterson watchmaker journeyman (dec), moth Euphemia Paterson ms Orkney (dec), m... disease of Liver as cert by Robert Fenton MB MA, inf Alex Baird relative 55 Baltic Street Montrose present, reg 1884 January 19 at Montrose Robert Duncan registrar.7
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: He is commemorated on the headstone erected circa June 1930 at Abernyte Churchyard, Abernyte, Perthshire, Scotland. Inscription reads In Memory of John Cuthbert who died at Lauriston 8th February 1930 aged 72 years; and his sons Victor died 8th January 1898 aged 8 months; George died 22nd November 1919 aged 2 years; Frederick died 11th June 1943; also his mother-in-law Ann Smith widow of William Paterson Shipmaster Montrose died 25th September 1897 aged 65 years; and his wife Ann Paterson died 21st December 1944; and his daughters Annie died 27th November 1967; Elizabeth died 2nd August 1969; and his Grand-daughter Marion Cuthbert Kinnear daughter of John and Mary Kinnear died 24th November 1978.8
    Abernyte Churchyard John Cuthbert, Ann Smith, William Paterson

Census Events

Member of Household6 June 1841William Paterson was listed along with William Paterson in the 1841 census at Fishergate, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland. William Paterson, 41, flax spinner, Angus; Euphemia Paterson, 40, Angus; William Paterson, 13, Angus.9
Member of Household30 March 1851They was listed as a member of the household of William Paterson in the 1851 census at 5 Seagate, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland. William Paterson, son, 23, seaman, Laurencekirk; William Paterson, head, 51, flax factory overseer (spinning department), Montrose; Euphemia Paterson, wife, 50, Montrose.10
Head of Household3 April 1881He was listed as head of household in the 1881 census at 4 Wharf Street, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland. William Paterson, head, mar, 53, ship master, Laurencekirk Kincardine; Ann Paterson, wife, mar, 49, Lochlee Forfarshire; also in the household were Ann Smith and James Paterson.11
Last Edited: 21 Nov 2014

Parents:

Father*: William Paterson b. c 1799, d. 25 Dec 1859
Mother*: Euphemia Orkney b. 8 May 1800, d. 4 Sep 1865

Family:

Ann Smith b. c 1832, d. 25 Sep 1897
  • (Groom) Marriage*: William Paterson married Ann Smith, daughter of Charles Smith, on 2 September 1853 at Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland; August 28th 1853; Paterson, William Paterson, seaman, Seagate, and Ann Smith, Southesk Street, daughter of Charles Smith, carter, were proclaimed in order to marriage and no objections offered; and were married at Montrose on 2 Sept 1853.3,4,5

Children:

Mary Ann Paterson+ b. 9 Jun 1855, d. 21 Dec 1944
Williamina Paterson b. 19 Jun 1858
William Paterson b. 25 Nov 1860
James Paterson b. 28 Jun 1865
David Inglis Paterson b. 12 Jun 1867

Citations

  1. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), Place of birth from 1851 census [Nov 2009].
  2. [S6] Year of birth from Index to Captains Registers of Lloyds of London (Guildhall Libarary MS 18567) [Nov 2009 via Thelma Coleman & CPT ].
  3. [S36] Old Parochial Register of marriage,pre-1855 (General Record Office of Scotland) image held; OPR marriages 312/0110 0515 Montrose [from CPT May 2009].
  4. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index).
  5. [S6] From SS [August 2005].
  6. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS stautory deaths 312/00 0463 [Aug 2005].
  7. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland.
  8. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , C Turnham [Apr 2010].
  9. [S13] Website FreeCEN UK Census Online Project (http://www.freecen.org.uk/).
  10. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Ancestry CSSCT1851_68 Montrose [Aug 2009].
  11. [S30] LDS 1881 Census FHL film 0203498 GRO ref vol 312 enum 7 page 11.