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James Dickson

M, #5793, b. 17 November 1864
  • Birth*: James Dickson was born on 17 November 1864 at 6 Millers Wynd, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland.1,2
  • He was the son of Alexander Dickson and Margaret Chalmers.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: James Dickson married Isabella Ritchie on 15 April 1885 at St Mary Magdalene's Episcopal Church, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1885 marriages in the district of St Mary in the burgh of Dundee, ref 79; 1885 on the Fifteenth day of April at St Mary Magdalene's Episcopal Church Dundee after publication according to the forms of the Scottish Episcopal Church; James Dickson leather cutter bachelor, 22, 26 Lowdens Alley Dundee, Alexander Dickson shoemaker, Margaret Dickson ms Chalmers; Isabella Ritchie jute spinner spinster, 24, 15 Polepark Road Dundee, David Ritchie ploughman (dec) Mary Ritchie ms Bl...ster; Alex Bradon priest, witnesses John Dickson, Sarah Anderson; reg 1885 April 21st at Dundee Jas Anderson registrar.3

Census Events

Member of Household2 April 1871They was listed as a member of the household of Alexander Dickson and Margaret Chalmers in the 1871 census at 101 Hawkhill, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. James Dixon, son, 6, scholar, Dundee; Alexander Dixon, head, mar, 26, shoemaker, Ireland; Margaret Dixon, wife, mar, 25, Ireland; 1 room with window.4,5
Member of Household4 April 1881They was listed as a member of the household of Alexander Dickson and Margaret Chalmers in the 1881 census at 9 Bernard Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. James Dickson, son, 16, millworker, Dundee; Alexander Dickson, head, mar, 38, shoemaker, Ireland; Margaret Dickson, wife, mar, 39, Ireland.6,7,8
Member of Household5 April 1891They was listed as a member of the household of Alexander Dickson in the 1891 census at 26 Lowdens Alley, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. James Dickson, son, mar, 26, millworker, employed, Dundee; Alexr Dickson, head, mar, 47, boot maker, employed, Ireland; Margaret Dickson, wife, mar, 48, jute winder, employed, Ireland; 3 rooms with windows.9,10
Head of Household31 March 1901He was listed as head of household along with spouse Isabella Ritchie in the 1901 census at 28 Lowdens Alley, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. James Dickson Head Married Male 38 1863 Lowmill Dundee, Forfarshire
(Angus), Scotland ; Isabella Dickson Wife Married Female 40 1861 Lowmill Perthshire, Scotland; also in the household were Alexander Dickson, Margaret Dickson, Elizabeth Dickson and Annie Dickson.11
Last Edited: 3 May 2017

Parents:

Father*: Alexander Dickson b. 3 Sep 1843, d. 4 Oct 1897
Mother*: Margaret Chalmers b. c 1845, d. 19 Jan 1902

Family:

Isabella Ritchie b. 6 Dec 1860
  • (Groom) Marriage*: James Dickson married Isabella Ritchie on 15 April 1885 at St Mary Magdalene's Episcopal Church, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1885 marriages in the district of St Mary in the burgh of Dundee, ref 79; 1885 on the Fifteenth day of April at St Mary Magdalene's Episcopal Church Dundee after publication according to the forms of the Scottish Episcopal Church; James Dickson leather cutter bachelor, 22, 26 Lowdens Alley Dundee, Alexander Dickson shoemaker, Margaret Dickson ms Chalmers; Isabella Ritchie jute spinner spinster, 24, 15 Polepark Road Dundee, David Ritchie ploughman (dec) Mary Ritchie ms Bl...ster; Alex Bradon priest, witnesses John Dickson, Sarah Anderson; reg 1885 April 21st at Dundee Jas Anderson registrar.3

Children:

Alexander Dickson12 b. 1886
Margaret Dickson12 b. 1889
Elizabeth Dickson12 b. 1892
Annie Dickson+12 b. 20 Jun 1898, d. 21 Oct 1979

Citations

  1. [S40] DMcL via Ancestry.co.uk [Jul 2011].
  2. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), C112821 [16 Feb 2002].
  3. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Marriages 1885 Dundee St Mary 282/02 0079 [Oct 2009].
  4. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS census record 1871 282/01 016/01 070 [Nov 2009].
  5. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Dundee; ED: 16; Page: 10; Line: 22; Roll: CSSCT1871_49. 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. [Mar 2013]
  6. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, FHL Film 0203479 GRO ref Vol 282-1 Enum Dist 12 page 4 [Feb 2002 updated Aug 2008].
  7. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) 1881 Scotland Census, St Peter, ed 12, page 4 [Oct 2010].
  8. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: St Peter; ED: 12; Page: 4; Line: 10; Roll: cssct1881_80. 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. [Mar 2013]
  9. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS ref census 1891 282/01 028/01 007 [Oct 2009].
  10. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Liff and Benvie; ED: 28; Page: 7; Line: 15; Roll: CSSCT1891_88. 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. [Mar 2013]
  11. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1901%2f0034965918 [April 2017].
  12. [S47] Ancestry.com Ancestry Public Member Trees, Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date:2006;, DLM [April 2017].