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Jane Adamson

F, #64, b. 3 July 1865, d. 13 November 1914
  • Birth*: Jane Adamson was born on 3 July 1865 at Forfar, Scotland.
  • She was the daughter of James Adamson and Agnes Burnet.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Jane Adamson married David Stirling, son of John Stirling and Ann Samson, on 30 June 1893 at St John's Church, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1863 Forfar, Forfarshire; ref 67; 30 June 1893 St John's Church, Forfar; David Stirling, 29, widower, 14 Lour Road, Forfar, housepainter journeyman; John Stirling, stone quarrier, Ann Samson, 18 Oct 1861 Forfar; Jane Adamson, 27, spinster, 30 South Street, Forfar, factory linen worker; James Adamson, linen weaver, Agnes Burnet (dec); John Potter, Helen Sturrock, witnesses.1
  • Married Name: As of 30 June 1896, her married name was Stirling.1
  • (Spouse) Death: Her spouse David Stirling died before 2 November 1905; & from spouse Jane Adamson's death.2
  • (Deceased) Death*: Jane Adamson died on 13 November 1914 at Hemming Street, Letham, Forfarshire, Scotland, at age 49 Jane Stirling widow of David Stirling house painter journeyman, 1914 November 13th 3h 10m pm Hemming Street Letham, f, 49 years, fath James Adamson weaver (dec) moth Nancy Adamson ms Burnett (dec) cancer of colon 6 months as cert by Wm Barron MD CM, inf R McIlroy brother-in-law, reg 1914 November 13th Letham, John Young registrar.3
  • (Interred) Burial*: She was buried on 16 November 1914 at Newmonthill, Forfar, Angus, Scotland.4,2

Census Events

Member of Household2 April 1871They was listed as a member of the household of James Adamson in the 1871 census at 31 South Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jane, daug, 5, Forfar; James Adamson, head, mar, 41, hand weaver, Forfar; Agnes Adamson, wife, mar, 42, Forfar.5
Member of Household3 April 1881They was listed as a member of the household of James Adamson in the 1881 census at 28 South Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jane, daug, unm, 15, linen factory weaver, Forfar; James, head, mar, 51, linen weaver, Forfar; Agnes, wife, mar, 52, grocer, Forfar.6
Member of Household5 April 1891They was listed as a member of the household of James Adamson in the 1891 census at 30 South Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jane Adamson, daug, unm, 25, flax & jute power weaver, employed, Forfar; James Adamson, head, wid, 61, hand linen weaver, employed, Forfar; 2 rooms with windows.7
Last Edited: 28 Jun 2016

Parents:

Father*: James Adamson b. 22 Jul 1829, d. 29 Dec 1894
Mother*: Agnes Burnet b. 5 May 1828, d. 24 Jun 1889

Citations

  1. [S40] CC Database [Oct 2003].
  2. [S40] CC Database.
  3. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Death 1914 Dunnichen ref 13 image held [Aug 2005].
  4. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) www.deceasedonline.com search only (no detail) [May 2010].
  5. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Census 1871 Forfar [Aug 2005].
  6. [S30] LDS 1881 Census.
  7. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Census 1891 Forfar [Aug 2006].