Find Ancestors

Top tip - using the Genes Reunited community

Welcome to the Genes Reunited community boards!

  • The Genes Reunited community is made up of millions of people with similar interests. Discover your family history and make life long friends along the way.
  • You will find a close knit but welcoming group of keen genealogists all prepared to offer advice and help to new members.
  • And it's not all serious business. The boards are often a place to relax and be entertained by all kinds of subjects.
  • The Genes community will go out of their way to help you, so don’t be shy about asking for help.

Quick Search

Single word search

New Military Records

New military records

Was your ancestor a war hero?

View thousands of brand new military records, including Chelsea Pensioner records, Military Nurses, Prisoners of war and much more.

View military records today

Icons

  • New posts
  • No new posts
  • Thread closed
  • Stickied, new posts
  • Stickied, no new posts

Charles McWilliam

ProfilePosted byOptionsPost Date

John

John Report 23 Nov 2012 07:30

Hi, I am trying to find the date of death of Charles McWilliam, born 1829 in Arberlour Banffshire. He married Helen Robb in 1855. She died at Tillymorgan Cottages Culsamond 4/2/1900. Although, alive at time of wife's death & I cannot find him in 1901 census, he erected a Monument to Helen and his sons at Culsamond in 1904.

Any assistance greatly appreciated.

regards


John :-(

Andrew

Andrew Report 23 Nov 2012 08:21

1891 to compare

1891 Scotland Census
about Charles MacWilliam
Name: Charles MacWilliam
Age: 63
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1828
Relationship: Head
Spouse's name : Helen MacWilliam
Gender: Male
Where born: Aberlour, Banffshire
Registration number: 186
Registration district: Culsamond
Civil parish: Culsamond
County: Aberdeenshire
Address: Tillymorgan Cottages
Occupation: Crofter & Jay Ja Vonson (General)
ED: 4
Household schedule number: 12
Line: 18
Roll: CSSCT1891_60
Household Members: Name Age
Charles MacWilliam 63
Helen MacWilliam 61
Bella MacWilliam 18
Gordon MacWilliam 13
John MacWilliam 2


Andy

Andrew

Andrew Report 23 Nov 2012 08:45

1901 from Find my Past.

MCWILLIAM, Charles Head Widower M 74 1827 Living On Own Means
Aberlour, Banff N/A
MCWILLIAM, John Grandson M 12 1889 Scholar
Auchterless, Aberdeen N/A
MCWILLIAM, Ann Daughter-In-Law Married F 30 1871 Housekeeper Domestic
Leochel Cushnie, Aberdeen N/A
MCWILLIAM, Ann M Granddaughter F 0 (1 MONTH) 1901
Insch, Aberdeen N/A
Piece: 203
Folio: 1
Page: 8
Registration District: Insch
Civil Parish: Insch
Municipal Borough:
Address: Market Street, Insch
County: Aberdeenshire


Andy

Vera

Vera Report 23 Nov 2012 09:06

Regarding Allotments find...it is the correct Charles Mcwilliam died in 1914. Please pm if you would like a copy.

Regards Vera