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Mary Looker

F, #1593, b. 5 September 1861
  • Birth*: Mary Looker was born on 5 September 1861 at Crichton, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1
  • She was the daughter of John Looker and Lillias McCall.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Mary Looker married John Sanderson, son of James Sanderson and Mary Duncan, on 29 December 1882 at 27 Johnstone Street, Alva, Strilingshire, Scotland.
  • Married Name: As of 29 December 1882, her married name was Sanderson.
  • (Spouse) Death: Her spouse John Sanderson died on 21 May 1925 at Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland; 1925 deaths in the parish of Earlston in the county of Berwick, ref 6; JOhn Sanderson woollen pattern weaver married to Mary Looker, male aged 69, parents James Sanderson woollen weaver (dec) Mary Sanderson ms Duncan (dec), cause hemiplagic cardiac failure as cert by T Melville Thompson MBChB Earlston, signed Peter Sanderson, 15 Charnell Street, Galashiels, registered 1925 May 21st at Earlston signed John Smith registrar.2

Census Events

Member of Household2 April 1871They was listed as a member of the household of John Millar and Lillias McCall in the 1871 census at 4 Front Street, Ardoch, Perthshire, Scotland. Mary Locker, step-da, 9, scholar, Cranston Midlothian; John Millar, head, 30, mason, Ardoch, Perthshire; Helen, wife, 33, Ardoch Perthshire.3
Member of Household3 April 1881They was listed as a member of the household of John Millar and Lillias McCall in the 1881 census at 25 Johnstone Street, Alva, Stirlingshire, Scotland. Mary L Millar, da, 19, shawl darner, Crighton Edinburgh; John Millar, head, 57, stone mason, Ardoch, Perthshire; Lillias, wife, 43, Muthill Perthshire.4
Spouse5 April 1891She was listed in the household of John Sanderson in the 1891 census at 11 Woodside Place, Galashiels, Selkirkshire, Scotland. John Sanderson, head, 35, woollen weaver, Alva Stirlingshire; Mary, wife, 29, weaver's wife, Edinburgh Midlothian. James Sanderson, Lillias McCall Sanderson, John Sanderson, Peter Sanderson, Lillias McCall and Elizabeth Donaldson Millar were also listed in the household.5
Spouse31 March 1901She was listed in the household of John Sanderson in the 1901 census at 37 Kirkbrae, Galashiels, Selkirkshire, Scotland. John Sanderson, head, 45, woollen weaver, Alloa Clackmannanshire; Mary, wife, 39, Alloa Clackmannanshire. Lillias McCall Sanderson, John Sanderson, Peter Sanderson and Mary Sanderson were also listed in the household.6
Last Edited: 10 Apr 2013

Parents:

Father*: John Looker b. c 1833, d. b 1868
Mother*: Lillias McCall b. c 1835, d. 7 May 1899

Family:

John Sanderson b. 15 Aug 1855, d. 21 May 1925

Children:

Citations

  1. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), family search C11681-1 [Sept 2011].
  2. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Death 1925 Earlston, Berwick ref 6 [Jun 2005].
  3. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Ardoch; ED: 2; Page: 2; Line: 19; Roll: CSSCT1871_60; Year: 1871. 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. [Sept 2011]
  4. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Alva; ED: 2; Page: 13; Line: 11; Roll: cssct1881_131; Year: 1881. 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. [Sept 2011]
  5. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Galashiels; ED: 12; Page: 27; Line: 14; Roll: CSSCT1891_381. 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. [Apr 2013]
  6. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Galashiels; ED: 16; Page: 13; Line: 10; Roll: CSSCT1901_419. 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. [Apr 2013]