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Margaret Grant

F, #4116, b. circa 1823, d. 13 August 1888
  • Birth*: Margaret Grant was born circa 1823 at Inverarity, Forfarshire, Scotland; from 1881 census [Jan 2008].
  • (Bride) Marriage*: She married James Wishart, son of Charles Wishart and Elizabeth Carr, on 11 July 1847 at Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland.1
  • Married Name: As of 11 July 1847, her married name was Wishart.
  • (Deceased) Death*: Margaret Grant died on 13 August 1888 from MI Angus MI pre 1855 vol 1 ed Alison Mitchell [Jan 2008].
  • (Erector) Memorial Inscription*: A Headstone was erected by Margaret Grant on 13 August 1888 at Rescobie Churchyard, Rescobie, Forfarshire, Scotland. Inscription reads by Margaret Grant 13.8.1888 73, h Jas Wishart fr Haresburn 16.10.1882 72, da Ann Grant 19.11.1854 1y.2

Census Events

Spouse3 April 1881She was listed in the household of James Wishart in the 1881 census at Haresburn Farm House, Rescobie, Forfarshire, Scotland. James Wishart, head, mar, 69, famer of 280 ac ara emp 3 men, Glamis; Margret Wishart, wife, mar, 66, Inverarity; Matilda Wishart, grd dau, 12, scholar, Rescobie. John Boath Wishart were also listed in the household.3
Last Edited: 16 Jan 2017

Family:

James Wishart b. 16 May 1812, d. 16 Oct 1882

Children:

Betsy Rodger Wishart b. 23 Apr 1848
Margaret Kerr Wishart b. 27 Jul 1849
James Grant Wishart+ b. 9 Dec 1850, d. 9 Jan 1909
Ann Grant Wishart b. 31 Aug 1853, d. 19 Nov 1854
Jean Grant Wishart b. 9 Aug 1857
John Boath Wishart b. 20 Sep 1859

Citations

  1. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), M112884 [Jan 2008].
  2. [S42] Alison Mitchell ed. Monumental Inscriptions pre-1855 Angus Strathmore vol 1, Scottish Genealogy Society, Edinburgh, first ed (1979, reprint 1993 & 1996) 0 901061 20 4 Angus MI pre 1855 vol 1 ed Alison Mitchell [Jan 2008].
  3. [S30] LDS 1881 Census FHL film 0203499 GRO ref vol 317 enumdis 3 page 5.