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Mary Butchart1

F, #14830, b. 10 February 1812, d. 5 May 1891
  • (Child) Birth*: Mary Butchart was born on 10 February 1812 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland.2
  • (Bride) Marriage*: She married Thomas Lawson on 1 December 1836 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland.2
  • Married Name: As of 1 December 1836, her married name was Lawson.2
  • (Deceased) Death*: Mary Butchart died on 5 May 1891 at Coupar Angus, Forfarshire, Scotland, at age 79.2
  • (Spouse) Death: Her spouse Thomas Lawson died on 5 June 1894 at 22 George Street, Coupar Angus, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1894 deaths in the district of Coupar Angus in the county of Perth, ref 22; Thomas Lawson builder widower of Mary Butchart, died 1894 June Fifth 6h 40m am 22 George St Coupar Angus; male aged 80 years, parents Thomas Lawson linen manufacturer (dec) and Agnes Lawson ms Christie (dec), cause senile decay 3 months as cert by William Tiplady LRCM LMCSE, signed Robert Lawson son 16 Step Row Dundee, registered 1894 June 7th at Coupar Angus signed J B Farquharson registrar.2,3,4

Census Events

Member of Household6 June 1841Mary Butchart was listed along with Thomas Lawson in the 1841 census at Hill Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Thomas Lawson Male 25 1816 Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland; Mary Lawson Female 25 1816 Scotland.5
Spouse30 March 1851She was listed in the household of Thomas Lawson in the 1851 census at Causewayend, Coupar Angus, Perthshire, Scotland. Thomas not found; Mary Lawson Head Married Female 39 1812 Masons Wife Dundee, Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland. Robert Davie Lawson, James Christie Lawson, Jean Mylles Lawson, Mary Butchart Lawson and Agnes Christy Lawson were also listed in the household.6
Last Edited: 17 Jul 2017


Thomas Lawson b. 8 May 1814, d. 5 Jun 1894
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Mary Butchart married Thomas Lawson on 1 December 1836 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland.2


Robert Davie Lawson+1 b. 24 Jan 1838, d. 18 Nov 1909
James Christie Lawson+2 b. 10 Jan 1840, d. 1907
Jean Mylles Lawson2 b. 7 Mar 1842, d. 29 Sep 1924
Mary Butchart Lawson2 b. Dec 1847, d. 19 Jan 1901
Agnes Christy Lawson2 b. c 1851
Thomas Grant Lawson+2 b. 9 Jul 1852, d. 3 Feb 1916
William Stewart Lawson+2 b. 21 Jul 1855, d. 23 Jul 1939


  1. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Death 1909 Dundee St Andrew 282/4 950 [June 2017].
  2. [S40] ED [June 2017].
  3. [S56] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch
    (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:2:3ZQD-VCT : accessed 2017-07-16), entry for Thomas
    /Lawson/ [Jun 2017].
  4. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Statutory Death 1894 Coupar Angus 341/B 22 image held [June 2017].
  5. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1841 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1841%2f0017932766 [June 2017].
  6. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1851 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1851%2f0021033706 [June 2017].