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Jean Milne1

F, #10791, b. 7 May 1843, d. 3 November 1912
  • Birth*: Jean Milne was born on 7 May 1843 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Alexander Milne and Ann Hodge.1
  • Baptism: Jean Milne was baptised on 14 May 1843 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland.2
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: She is commemorated on the headstone erected by Alexander Milne in 1861 at Western Cemetery, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Inscription reads Erected by J H Milne in memory of his father Alexander Milne patternmaker born 22nd June 1806 died 19th July 1861. Ann Hodge spouse of Alexander Milne born 15th February 1806 died 29th September 1862. Alexander Milne junr, engineer born 12 September 1839 died 12th July 1888 interred in Waverley Cemetery Sydney Australia.
    (Degraded - On the North Side seen in 1978 - via Pre-1855 MI book ) Jean Milne, Elmgrove - - - - - - - -.3,4
  • Note for Web*: Jeannie Milne was a wealthy and eccentric spinster who liked to jaunt all over the UK and the European Continent. She was found brutally murdered in Nov 1912, about three weeks after the deed was done. The case was widely reported nationally, and locally in immense detail. Although a man was arrested, he was never brought to trial and her murderer has never been apprehended..
  • Death*: Jean Milne died on 3 November 1912 at Elmgrove, Broughty Ferry, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, at age 69; 1912 deaths in the district of St Andrew in the burgh of Dundee, ref 920; margin note see Reg of Cor Entries vol X1 pg 186 January 7th 1913; Jean Milne lived on private means single, Found Dead 1912 November Third 10m am Elmgrove Broughty Ferry Parish of Dundee, female aged 69 years, parents Alexander Milne patternmaker journeyman (dec) and Ann Milne ms Hodge (dec); haemorrhage & shock from multiple injuries, homicide - M examination as cert by C Templeton MD; signed F H Milne nephew Frank Godwin Milne Tolhurstdale 54 Penham Lane West Croydon Surrey; registered 1912 November 10th at Dundee Jas Murray registrar.1
  • (Deceased) Death RCE: Her death registration was corrected on 7 January 1913 at Elmgrove, Grove Road, Broughty Ferry, Forfarshire, Scotland, Vol XI page 186 Register of Corrected Entries for the district of St Andrew in the burgh of Dundee, the following report of result of a precognition has been received touching the death of Jean Milne registered under no 920 in the register book of deaths for the year 1912; Jean Milne single female 69 years, found dead at 9.20 amd on 3rd November 1912 Elmgrove Grove Road Broughty Ferry, haemorrhage and shock from injuries received by beaten with a blunt intrument, Dr Templeman Dundee & Prof Sutherland Newport PM Examination, Procurator Fiscals Office Dundee 7th January 1913. certified by H J Macintosh PF, 1913 Jauary 7th at Dundee Jas Murray registrar.5

Census Events

Member of Household30 March 1851They was listed as a member of the household of Alexander Milne and Ann Hodge in the 1851 census at Dyers Close, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jane Milne, dau, 7, scholar, Dundee; Alexander Milne, head, 44, pattern maker, Dundee; Ann Milne, wife, 45, Dundee.6
Member of Household7 April 1861They was listed as a member of the household of Alexander Milne and Ann Hodge in the 1861 census at Mid Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jane Milne, dau, 17, Dundee; Alexander Milne, head, 54, pattern maker, Dundee; Ann Milne, wife, 54, Dundee.7
Member of Household2 April 1871She was listed as a member of the household of James Hodge Milne in the 1871 census at 123 Murraygate, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jane Mine, sister, 27, Dundee; James H Milne, head, 41, tobacco & snuff manufacturer master employing two men, one women and six boys, Dundee.8
Member of Household3 April 1881She was listed as a member of the household of James Hodge Milne in the 1881 census at 123 Murraygate, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jane Mine, sister, 36, Dundee; James H Milne, head, 51, tobacco manufacturer employing two men, one women and seven boys, Dundee.9
Member of Household5 April 1891She was listed as a member of the household of James Hodge Milne in the 1891 census at 3 Caenlochan Terrace, Broughty Ferry, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jane Mine, sister, 40, unmarried, Dundee; James H Milne, head, 61, unmarried, tobacco manufacturer employer, Dundee; eight rooms with windows.10,11
Member of Household31 March 1901She was listed as a member of the household of James Hodge Milne in the 1901 census at Elmgrove, Grove Road, West Ferry, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jane Mine, sister, 56, Dundee; James H Milne, head, 70, tobacco manufacturer, Dundee.12
Head of Household31 March 1911She was listed as head of household in the 1911 census at Elmgrove, Albany Road, Broughty Ferry, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jean Milne, head, 60, single, private means, Dundee; 11 rooms with windows.13
Last Edited: 7 Jul 2015

Parents:

Father*: Alexander Milne1 b. 11 Jun 1806, d. 19 Jul 1861
Mother*: Ann Hodge1 b. 15 Feb 1806, d. 1862

Citations

  1. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Death 1912 Dundee St Andrew 282/04 0920 [Mar 2014].
  2. [S56] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950, index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XB8S-SB3 : accessed 29
    Mar 2014), Jean Milne, 07 May 1843; citing , reference ; FHL microfilm 0993405, 0993408, 993403, 993408.
  3. [S53] Alison Mitchell ed. Monumental Inscriptions pre-1855 Dundee & Broughty Ferry vol 4, Scottish Genealogy Society, Edinburgh, first ed (unknown publish date) 0 901061 25 5 Western Cemetery, page 202, ref 226 [March 2014].
  4. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , PCC [April 2014].
  5. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Statutory Death RCE 1913 Dundee St Andrew 282/04 0920 [Mar 2014].
  6. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Dundee; ED: 68; Page: 28; Line: 11; Roll: CSSCT1851_62; Year: 1851. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1851 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006. Original data: Scotland. 1851 Scotland Census. Reels 1-217. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [March 2014]
  7. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Dundee; ED: 16; Page: 27; Line: 13; Roll: CSSCT1861_38. Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. 1861 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006. Original data: Scotland. 1861 Scotland Census. Reels 1-150. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.. [March 2014]
  8. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Dundee; ED: 10; Page: 1; Line: 11; Roll: CSSCT1871_51. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1871 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: Scotland. 1871 Scotland Census. Reels 1-191. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [March 2014]
  9. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Dundee; ED: 9; Page: 4; Line: 6; Roll: cssct1881_84. 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. [March 2014]
  10. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Dundee; ED: 48; Page: 13; Line: 1; Roll: CSSCT1891_96. 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. [April 2014]
  11. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Census 1891 Broiughty Ferry St Stephen 282/04 048/00 013 [April 2014].
  12. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: St Andrew; ED: 60; Page: 18; Line: 12; Roll: CSSCT1901_103. Source Information: 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 Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [April 2014]
  13. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Census 1911 Broughty Ferry St Stephen 282/04 002/0L 035 [April 2014].