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Jane Stirling Cattanach

F, #381, b. 14 June 1867, d. 1 February 1933
  • Birth*: Jane Stirling Cattanach was born on 14 June 1867 at Dunnichen, Angus, Scotland.
  • She was the daughter of John Cattanach and Mary Stirling.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Jane Stirling Cattanach married James Beattie Stirling, son of David Stirling and Helen McLachlan, on 18 January 1889 at Letham, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland; cert held; 1889 marriages in the parish of Dunnichen in the county of Forfar; 1889 on the eighteenth day of January at Lethan Dunnichen after banns according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland, James B Stirling tailor journeyman bachelor, 23, Letham Dunnichen, David Stirling ship carpenter Helen Stirling ms McLaughlan (dec); Jane S Catanach dressmaker spinster, 21, Letham Dunnichen, John Catanach general labourer Mary Catanach ms Stirling; Hugh Macmaster minister if Dunnichen, wit James Foreman, Mary Catanach.
  • Married Name: As of 18 January 1889, her married name was Stirling.
  • (Deceased) Death*: Jane Stirling Cattanach died on 1 February 1933 at Letham, Forfarshire, Scotland, at age 65 aged 65, Dunnichen GROS ref 283/00 0002.
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: She is commemorated on the headstone erected in June 1905 at Dunnichen Parish Church, Letham, Angus, Scotland. Inscription reads In loving memory of James B Stirling beloved husband of Jane S Cattanach who died at Letham 5th May 1905 aged 35 years. The above Jane S Cattanach died 1st February 1933 aged 65 years.Their daughter Winifred wife of James Cleland, Learig, Trinity, died 26th Aug 1966, their daughter Mary died 6th April 1975. Their daughter Jane widow of Rev J M McPherson DD died 24th February 1984, Their son James B of Claremont, Cardross died 9th February 1990, aged 97 years. "Thy will be done."
    Dunnichen - James B Stirling & Jane Cattanach [Aug 2008 PCC]

Census Events

Member of Household2 April 1871They was listed as a member of the household of John Cattanach and Mary Stirling in the 1871 census at Guthrie Road, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jane Catanach, daug, 3, Dunnichen; John Catanach, head, 41, ag lab, Aberlemno; Mary Catanach, wife, 36, Dunnichen.1
Member of Household3 April 1881They was listed as a member of the household of John Cattanach and Mary Stirling in the 1881 census at Guthrie Road, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jane Catanach, daug, 13, scholar, Dunnichen; John Catanach, head, mar, 51, general labourer, Aberlemno; Mary Catanach, wife, mar, 46, domestic duties, Dunnichen.2
Member of Household5 April 1891They was listed as a member of the household of James Beattie Stirling in the 1891 census at Guthrie Road, Letham, Forfarshire, Scotland; image held; James B Stirling, head, mar, 25, tailor, employed, England London; Jane, wife, mar, 23, Forfarshire Dunnichen; 3 rooms with windows (GROS census 1891 283/00 002/00 011 Oct 2007.)
Last Edited: 3 Oct 2011

Parents:

Father*: John Cattanach b. 18 Feb 1830, d. 29 Aug 1914
Mother*: Mary Stirling b. 9 Aug 1834, d. 12 Nov 1914

Family:

James Beattie Stirling b. 1866, d. 5 May 1905
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Jane Stirling Cattanach married James Beattie Stirling, son of David Stirling and Helen McLachlan, on 18 January 1889 at Letham, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland; cert held; 1889 marriages in the parish of Dunnichen in the county of Forfar; 1889 on the eighteenth day of January at Lethan Dunnichen after banns according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland, James B Stirling tailor journeyman bachelor, 23, Letham Dunnichen, David Stirling ship carpenter Helen Stirling ms McLaughlan (dec); Jane S Catanach dressmaker spinster, 21, Letham Dunnichen, John Catanach general labourer Mary Catanach ms Stirling; Hugh Macmaster minister if Dunnichen, wit James Foreman, Mary Catanach.

Children:

Mary Stirling b. 1890, d. 6 Apr 1975
Jane Cattanach Stirling b. 1891, d. 24 Feb 1984
James B Stirling b. 1893, d. 9 Feb 1990
Winifred I C Stirling+ b. 1898, d. 28 Aug 1966

Citations

  1. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Dunnichen; ED: 2; Page: 17; Line: 2; Roll: CSSCT1871_55; 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. [Jan 2011]
  2. [S30] LDS 1881 Census FHL film 0203491 GRO ref vol 283 enum dist 2 page 9.