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Charles Robert Kirkwood Lawson1

M, #14823, b. 28 January 1878, d. 17 June 1957
  • (Child) Birth*: Charles Robert Kirkwood Lawson was born on 28 January 1878 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland.1
  • He was the son of Robert Davie Lawson and Helen Cunnison.1
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Charles Robert Kirkwood Lawson married Elizabeth Anderson Miller, daughter of James Milne Miller and Margaret Abercrombie Porter, on 24 April 1903 at 14 Thomson Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1903 marriages in the district of St Peter in the burgh of Dundee, ref 74; 1903 on the Twenty-fourth day of April at 14 Thomson Street Dundee after banns according to the forms of the United Free Church; signed Charles R Lawson patternmaker bachelor aged 25 residing at 1165 Dumbarton Road Govan Glasgow, parents Robert Davie Lawson mason and Ellen Lawson ms Cunnison; signed Lizzie Miller dressmaker spinster aged 23 residing at 14 Thomson Street Dundee, parents James Milne Miller clerk and Margaret Ambrose Niller ms Porter; signed John Reid MA Tay Square Church Dundee signed George G Moneury witneess signed Jeannie Miller witness; registered 1903 April 25th at Dundee signed T Y Miller registrar.1,3
  • (Spouse) Death: His spouse Elizabeth Anderson Miller died on 29 September 1926 at Worcester, Massachusetts, USA.1
  • Marriage*: Charles Robert Kirkwood Lawson married Myrtle Mahan on Thursday, 30 October 1941 at Lunenburg, Massachusetts, USA.1
  • (Deceased) Death*: Charles Robert Kirkwood Lawson died on 17 June 1957 at Clinton Hospital, Sterling, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA, at age 79.1
  • Burial*: He was buried on 20 June 1957 at Hope Cemetery, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA.1

Census Events

Member of Household3 April 1881They was listed as a member of the household of Robert Davie Lawson and Helen Cunnison in the 1881 census at 247 Blackness Road, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Charles Lawson Son Unmarried Male 3 1878 - Dundee, Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland; Robert Lawson Head Married Male 43 1838 Mason Coupar Angus, Perthshire, Scotland; Ellen Lawson Wife Married Female 42 1839 - Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland.4
Member of Household5 April 1891They was listed as a member of the household of Robert Davie Lawson in the 1891 census at Blackness Road, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Charles R K Lawson Son - Male 13 1878 Scholar Dundee, Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland; Robert T Lawson Head Married Male 53 1838 Mason Coupar Angus, Perthshire, Scotland; Helen Lawson Wife Married Female 52 1839 - Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland.5
Head of Household31 March 1911He was listed as head of household along with spouse Elizabeth Anderson Miller in the 1911 census at 9 Henrietta Street, Renfrew, Renfrewshire, Scotland. 2 rooms with windows, 5 persons in household; Charles Lawson, head, 33, male, married, patternmaker, trade general engineering, worker, b Forfarshire, Dundee; Lizzie Lawson, wife, 31, female, married 8 years, 4 children born, 4 surviving, b Forfarshire, Dundee; also in the household were Robert Davie Lawson, Margaret Ambrose Lawson and Lena Miller Lawson.6
Head of Household1920Charles Robert Kirkwood Lawson and Elizabeth Anderson Miller appeared on the census of 1920 at 98 Maywood Street, Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA, Name:      Charles R Lawson
Age:      42
Birth Year:      abt 1878
Birthplace:      Scotland
Home in 1920:      Worcester Ward 7, Worcester, Massachusetts
Street:      Maywood Street
House Number:      98
Race:      White
Gender:      Male
Immigration Year:      1912
Relation to Head of House:      Head
Marital Status:      Married
Spouse's Name:      Elizabeth H Lawson
Father's Birthplace:      Scotland
Mother's Birthplace:      Scotland
Native Tongue:      English
Able to Speak English:      Yes
Occupation:      Moterman
Industry:      Street Ry Co
Employment Field:      Wage or Salary
Home Owned or Rented:      Rent
Naturalization Status:      Naturalized
Able to Read:      Yes
Able to Write:      Yes

Name:      Elizabeth H Lawson
Age:      49
Birth Year:      abt 1871
Birthplace:      Scotland
Home in 1920:      Worcester Ward 7, Worcester, Massachusetts
Street:      Maywood Street
Race:      White
Gender:      Female
Immigration Year:      1912
Relation to Head of House:      Wife
Marital Status:      Married
Spouse's Name:      Charles R Lawson
Father's Birthplace:      Scotland
Mother's Birthplace:      Scotland
Native Tongue:      English
Able to Speak English:      Yes
Naturalization Status:      Naturalized
Able to Read:      Yes
Able to Write:      Yes.7
Last Edited: 3 Jul 2017

Parents:

Father*: Robert Davie Lawson1 b. 24 Jan 1838, d. 18 Nov 1909
Mother*: Helen Cunnison1 b. 3 Dec 1838, d. 24 Sep 1908

Family:

Elizabeth Anderson Miller b. 23 Feb 1880, d. 29 Sep 1926
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Charles Robert Kirkwood Lawson married Elizabeth Anderson Miller, daughter of James Milne Miller and Margaret Abercrombie Porter, on 24 April 1903 at 14 Thomson Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1903 marriages in the district of St Peter in the burgh of Dundee, ref 74; 1903 on the Twenty-fourth day of April at 14 Thomson Street Dundee after banns according to the forms of the United Free Church; signed Charles R Lawson patternmaker bachelor aged 25 residing at 1165 Dumbarton Road Govan Glasgow, parents Robert Davie Lawson mason and Ellen Lawson ms Cunnison; signed Lizzie Miller dressmaker spinster aged 23 residing at 14 Thomson Street Dundee, parents James Milne Miller clerk and Margaret Ambrose Niller ms Porter; signed John Reid MA Tay Square Church Dundee signed George G Moneury witneess signed Jeannie Miller witness; registered 1903 April 25th at Dundee signed T Y Miller registrar.1,3

Children:

Robert Davie Lawson+1 b. 10 Apr 1904, d. 13 Jun 1984
Margaret Ambrose Lawson+1 b. 8 Jun 1905, d. 19 Aug 1996
Lena Miller Lawson+1 b. 1910, d. 10 Jan 1993
Stanley Lawson+1 b. 7 Sep 1912, d. 13 Jun 1957
Isobel D Lawson+1 b. 24 Jul 1914, d. 17 Feb 2007
James Miller Lawson+1 b. 23 Aug 1915, d. 15 Dec 2000
Jean Mae Lawson+1 b. 29 Nov 1919, d. 9 Jan 1999
Donald Wallace Lawson+1 b. 3 Jun 1923, d. 6 Dec 1972

Citations

  1. [S40] ED [June 2017].
  2. From ED [June 2017]
  3. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, unknown subject in "GROS Statutory Marriage", listserve message to Edinburgh, Scotland, unknown original date, GROS Statutory Marriage 1903 Dundee 282/1 74 [June 2017].
  4. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1881%2f0027096832 [June 2017].
  5. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1891%2f0035784105 [June 2017].
  6. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Census 1911 Renfrew 575/2 7/31 [June 2017].
  7. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Year: 1920; Census Place: Worcester Ward 7, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_752; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 289; Image: 608 [June 2017].