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Elizabeth Lawson

F, #6642, b. circa 1795, d. 16 June 1873
  • Birth*: Elizabeth Lawson was born circa 1795.1
  • (Bride) Marriage*: She married David Orkney, son of John Orkney and Magdalene Nicol, on 25 July 1819 at Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland.2
  • Married Name: As of 25 July 1819, her married name was Orkney.
  • (Deceased) Death*: Elizabeth Lawson died on 16 June 1873 at Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland.3
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: She is commemorated on the headstone erected by Andrew Orkney after February 1845 at Rosehill Cemetery, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland. Inscription reads by capt And Orkney imo fa David Orkney lost at sea 1.1845 50, mo Eliz Lawson d Montrose 16.6.1873 78. Jane Taylor 13.7.1884. John Falconer 28.12.1836 7.3.1925, w Margt Orkney 23.7.1831 6.1.1923, da Williamina Taylor 8.1.1951 83. capt Frank Orkney, wid Cath Hill Falconer 13.7.1864 23.12.1930.3

Census Events

Head of Household6 June 1841She was listed in the 1841 census at Warf Street, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland. Elisabeth Orkney, 46 Angus.1
Head of Household30 March 1851She was listed as head of household in the 1851 census. Not found [Sept 2009].
Head of Household7 April 1861She was listed as head of household in the 1861 census at 10 Ramsay Street, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland. Elizabeth Orkney, head, 69, domestic servant; also in the household was John Orkney.4
Head of Household2 April 1871She was listed as head of household in the 1871 census at 23 India Street, Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland. Elesbeth Orkney, head, 70, Montrose.5
Last Edited: 14 Apr 2015

Family:

David Orkney b. 3 Aug 1793, d. Jan 1845

Children:

David Orkney+ b. 26 Feb 1817
John Orkney b. 11 Nov 1820
Magdalen Nicol Orkney+ b. 15 Apr 1822, d. 19 Oct 1884
Elizabeth Orkney b. 12 Nov 1823
Ann Orkney b. c 1824
James Orkney b. 13 Aug 1825
Andrew Orkney+ b. c 1827, d. 1 Apr 1887
Margaret Orkney+ b. 23 Jul 1831, d. 6 Jan 1923

Citations

  1. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Ancestry, CSSCT1841_47-00096 Montrose 6 23 1110 [Aug 2009].
  2. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), M113122 [Aug 2009].
  3. [S23] Alison Mitchell ed. Monumental Inscriptions pre-1855 Angus Seacoast vol 2, Scottish Genealogy Society, Edinburgh, first ed (1981) 0 901061 22 0 Angus Pre 1855 MI ed Alison Mitchell, pg 233, Montrose Rosehill ref 532.
  4. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Ancestry CSSCT1861_45 25 4 21 [Sept 2009].
  5. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Ancestry CSSCT1871_58 22 6 15 [Sept 2009].