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John Selkirk Wilkie Cencus Help

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Val

Val Report 27 Jun 2012 15:39

Could anyone help to find John in New York he left Glasgow 1923 heading there he as single and was born 1895 thanks for help

safc

safc Report 27 Jun 2012 15:46

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Name: John S Wilkie
Titles & Terms:
Event: Census
Event Year: 1925
Event Place: Schenectady Ward 12, A.D. 01, E.D. 07, Schenectady, New York, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 29
Nationality: Scotland
Race: White
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Estimated Birth Year: 1896
Years in the U.S.: 02
Family Number: 104
Page: 20
Line Number: 31

Catherine

Catherine Report 27 Jun 2012 15:52

For info:-

John Salkirk Wilkie
Naissance : 1895
Dernière résidence : Glasgow, Scotland

Arrivée : 1 aoû 1923
New York, USA

Âge : 27 9Months
Ship of travel : Franconia
Port of departure : Liverpool
Manifest line number : 0030

Margee

Margee Report 27 Jun 2012 15:55

Ellis Island site which is free has the arrival of John Salkirk Wilkie 1 Aug. 1923 aboard the Franconia. He was 27 years, 9 months old, a fitter. He lists nearest relative as his father James Wilkie, 9 Arthur St., Overmonton, Glasgow. he's going to join friend Mr. William Low, 73 Su??or St., Andover, Massachusetts.

http://www.ellisisland.org/

Val

Val Report 27 Jun 2012 16:00

I did look at Ellis Island that is why I as looking for a Census to see if he married, cheers for the help

Margee

Margee Report 27 Jun 2012 16:21

There's this one but says he emigrated 1914:

1930 United States Federal Census
about John Wilkie Name: John Wilkie
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1895
Birthplace: Scotland
Race: White
Home in 1930: Schenectady, Schenectady, New York
View Map
Marital Status: Married
Immigration Year: 1914
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Eliza Wilkie
Father's Birthplace: Scotland
Mother's Birthplace: Scotland

Household Members: Name Age
John Wilkie 35
Eliza Wilkie 36
John Wilkie 3
[3 6/12]
Marie Wilkie 0
[8/12]

Margee

Margee Report 27 Jun 2012 16:23

This one emigrated 1925 but middle initial is W:

1930 United States Federal Census
about John W Wilkie Name: John W Wilkie
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1894
Birthplace: Scotland
Race: White
Home in 1930: Ithaca, Tompkins, New York
View Map
Street Address: Pleasant Street
Marital Status: Married
Immigration Year: 1925
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Janet Wilkie
Father's Birthplace: Scotland
Mother's Birthplace: Scotland

John W Wilkie 36
Janet Wilkie 34
John Wilkie 10
William Wilkie 6
Amos Wilkie 3



Margee

Margee Report 27 Jun 2012 16:25

Another John W., emigrated 1923. Did he have a sister Margaret who married a Guthrie?

1930 United States Federal Census
about John W Wilkie Name: John W Wilkie
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1897
Birthplace: Scotland
Race: White
Home in 1930: Harvey, Cook, Illinois
View Map
Marital Status: Single
Immigration Year: 1923
Relation to Head of House: Brother-in-law
Father's Birthplace: Scotland
Mother's Birthplace: Scotland

Household Members: Name Age
Robert L Guthrie 41
Margaret Guthrie 41
John W Wilkie 33



Vera2010

Vera2010 Report 27 Jun 2012 16:45

For info. Are you saying the 1923 Ellis Island arrival is correct?

1901 Scotland Census
about John Wilkie Name: John Wilkie
Age: 5
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1896
Relationship: Son
Father's Name: James Wilkie
Mother's name: Agnes Wilkie
Gender: Male
Where born: Glasgow, Lanark
Registration number: 644/10
Registration district: Anderston
Civil parish: Glasgow Kelvinhaugh
County: Lanarkshire
Address: 9 Arthur Street
Occupation: Scholar

ED: 47
Household schedule number: 92
Line: 3
Roll: CSSCT1901_306

Household Members: Name Age
James Wilkie 38 Iron Turner b Partick, Glasgow
Agnes Wilkie 39 b Dumferline
John Wilkie 5 b Glasgow
Annie Wilkie 4 b Glasgow

Vera


Unfortunately, we are unable to display the accompanying images of this census at present

Vera2010

Vera2010 Report 27 Jun 2012 17:16

Also this one. Married. Miner Engineer going to join wife Janet Wilkie. Final destination. Smith Street, Dalry, Carvensville, Pa

New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957
about John Wilkie Name: John Wilkie
Arrival Date: 13 Mar 1923
Birth Year: abt 1893
Birth Location: Scotland
Birth Location Other: drumpark
Age: 30
Gender: Male
Ethnicity/Race­/Nationality: Scottish (Scotish)
Port of Departure: Glasgow, Scotland
Port of Arrival: New York, New York
Ship Name: Columbia
Search Ship Database: Search the Columbia in the 'Passenger Ships and Images' database

Vera

Vera2010

Vera2010 Report 27 Jun 2012 17:39

New York, State Census, 1925 John a Machinist. Been in USA for 2 yrs. Eliza his wife, in the USA for 1 year.

about John S Wilkie Name: John S Wilkie
Birth Date: abt 1896
Birth Place: Scotland
Age: 29
Gender: Male
Residence Place: Schenectady Ward 12, Schenectady
Relationship: Head
Colour or Race: White
Number of Years in US: 02
Assembly District: 01
House Number: 104
Line Number: 31
Page Number: 20

Household Members: Name Age
John S Wilkie 29
Eliza H Wilkie 30

Vera


Val

Val Report 27 Jun 2012 18:22

Thank you for all the info and yes it is Selkirk his middle name and parents where Agnes and James Wilkie

Vera2010

Vera2010 Report 27 Jun 2012 18:26

Val

1930 and 1940 census has 2 children but will not add them to thread as they could be living.

Vera

Val

Val Report 27 Jun 2012 18:29

No problem

Margee

Margee Report 27 Jun 2012 18:36

There's a newspaper article about the death of John Wilkie in 1961 in Utica, NY. He was born 31 Jan.1893, Scotland and emigrated to USA in 1923. Sounded like your chap until they gave his parents' names. They were William & Isabella Wilkie.

He was married to Janet McClure in 1916 in Scotland.

http://www.fultonhistory.com/Fulton.html

Val

Val Report 27 Jun 2012 18:37

Not my John his parents where James and Agnes

alviegal

alviegal Report 27 Jun 2012 19:02

Wonder if this could be the marriage ??

Surname Given Name Month
of Marriage Day
of Marriage Year
of Marriage County Certificate
Number Soundex
Banks Eliza Nov 2 1923 Manhattan 37643 B520


Wilkie John S Nov 2 1923 Manhattan 37643 W420

Val

Val Report 27 Jun 2012 19:10

Cheers for the marriage

alviegal

alviegal Report 27 Jun 2012 19:13

???



Passenger lists leaving UK 1890-1960

Name: Eliza BANKS
Date of departure: 23 October 1923
Port of departure: Liverpool
Destination port: New York
Destination country: USA

Date of Birth: 1894 (calculated from age)
Age: 29
Marital Status:
Sex: Female
Occupation: Typist of 18 Whitvale St, Glasgow
Notes:
Passenger recorded on: Page 34 of 46
Ship: CELTIC
Official Number: 113476
Master's name: C H Greame
Steamship Line: White Star
Where bound: New York, USA
Square feet: 28290
Registered tonnage: 21026
Passengers on voyage: 1147


The manifest on ellisisland has her friend as John Wilkie,McClennan St, Schenectady
Marriage something or other has been written above it.

Val

Val Report 27 Jun 2012 19:24

Thank you for Eliza Banks passenger list