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Dr Mona Kinnear Adamson

F, #111, b. 11 April 1916, d. 26 April 1978
  • Birth*: Dr Mona Kinnear Adamson was born on 11 April 1916 at St Andrew, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland.1
  • She was the daughter of David Kinnear Adamson and Ann Melville Walker.
  • Married Name: As of 2 July 1938, her married name was Comrie.2
  • (Bride) Marriage: Dr Mona Kinnear Adamson married Leslie Cameron Comrie on 2 July 1938 at Ward Road Baptist Church, St Clement, Dundee, Angus, Scotland; Marriages - Comrie-Adamson - At Ward Road Baptist Church, by Rev D D Smith on 2nd July Leslie Cameron, eldest son of Mr and Mrs L J Comrie, Eastriggs, Dumfriesshire, and Bessandilah, Egypt, to Mona Kinnear, daughter of Mr and Mrs David ADamson, Bracklyn, Bradbury STreet, Downfield.3,2
  • (Witness) Death: Dr Mona Kinnear Adamson witnessed the death of Leslie Cameron Comrie on 17 June 1943 at Bangladesh; Lieutenant Leslie Cameron Comrie 186389 Royal Corps of Signals who died age 32 on 17 June 1943; son of Leslie John and Catherine Comrie; husband of Mona Kinnear Comrie, of Sheffield. B.Sc.(Edin). Remembered with honour Cittagong War Cemetery.4
  • Married Name: As of 1945, her married name was Roger.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Dr Mona Kinnear Adamson married Dr Robert Roger in 1945 at Whitburn, West Lothian, Scotland.5
  • (Witness) Newspaper Article: Dr Mona Kinnear Adamson and Ann Melville Walker and Dr George David Walker Adamson MBE was mentioned in a newspaper article about David Kinnear Adamson on 7 February 1948. ADAMSON - Suddenly, at 37 Provost Rd., Dundee, on Feb 5th, 1948, David Adamson, dearly beloved husband of Nan Walker, and beloved father of George and Mona. Funeral private. No Flowers and no letters, by request.6
  • (Deceased) Death*: Dr Mona Kinnear Adamson died on 26 April 1978 at ss Canberra, P&O line, at age 62 lost at sea.7
Last Edited: 13 Aug 2015

Parents:

Father*: David Kinnear Adamson b. 23 Feb 1877, d. 6 Feb 1948
Mother*: Ann Melville Walker b. 11 Mar 1880, d. 1962

Citations

  1. [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Births 1916 Dundee, St Andrew ref 282/04 0452 [Sep 2013].
  2. [S32] Newspaper Article, Courier & Advertiser July 4, 1938 [Mar 2014].
  3. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Marriage 1938 Dundee St Clement ref 282/02 0217 no image [June 2010].
  4. [S31] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org/) CWGC [http://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx?casualty=2180642 June 2010].
  5. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Statutory Marriage 1945 Whitburn ref 673/01 0020 no image [June 2010].
  6. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Newspapers Collection Dundee Courier [Jul 2017].
  7. [S6] PCC newspaper report [May 1978].