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theresa Report 27 Feb 2013 12:34

Trying to find out more about my gggrandfarther he was married to Cathrine unknown seen him in the scottish 1861 and 71 census. Think he may have come from Ireland to Scotland dont know when or where he died.Found Cathrine in 1891 and further census as Mcclay living in northumberland


GlitterBaby Report 27 Feb 2013 12:37

Can you post some details as it saves the helpers looking it up and posting it


Andrew Report 27 Feb 2013 12:42


1911 England Census
about Catherine McClay
Name: Catherine McClay
Age in 1911: 77
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1834
Relation to Head: Mother
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Scotland
Civil parish: Wallsend
County/Island: Northumberland
Country: England
Street Address: 192 Laurel Street Wallsend
Marital Status: Widowed
Occupation: Home
Registration district: Tynemouth
Registration District Number: 559
Sub-registration district: Wallsend
ED, institution, or vessel: 8
Piece: 30714
Household Members: Name Age
John McClay 45
Ellen Smith 27
Catherine McClay 77



GlitterBaby Report 27 Feb 2013 12:42

1891 ??

Name: Catherine McClay
Age: 53
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1838
Relation: Head
Gender: Female
Where born: Ince, Ireland

Civil parish: Holywell
Ecclesiastical parish: Earsdon
Town: West Holywell
County/Island: Northumberland
Country: England

Street Address:


Condition as to marriage:


Employment status: View image

Registration district: Tynemouth
Sub-registration district: Earsdon
ED, institution, or vessel: 7
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 4234
Folio: 115
Page Number: 5
Household Members: Name Age
Catherine McClay 53
John McClay 31 - Bellshill
Jane McClay 20 - Newton
James McClay 17 - Bellshill
John Meecott 28


safc Report 27 Feb 2013 12:44


name: John Mcclay
gender: Male
baptism/christening date:
baptism/christening place:
birth date: 28 Dec 1857
death date:
name note:
father's name: Dennis Mcclay
father's birthplace:
father's age:
mother's name: Catherine Mahon
mother's birthplace:
mother's age:
indexing project (batch) number: C11625-1
system origin: Scotland-ODM
source film number: 6035516
reference number:


GlitterBaby Report 27 Feb 2013 12:47

1871 just for info
Name: Denis Mclay
Age: 44
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1827
Relationship: Head
Spouse's name : Cathrine Mclay
Gender: Male
Where born: Ireland
Registration number: 627
Registration district: Cambuslang
Civil parish: Cambuslang
County: Lanarkshire
Address: No 3 Cross Row
Occupation: Coal Miner
ED: 4
Household schedule number: 58
Line: 23
Roll: CSSCT1871_119
Household Members: Name Age
Denis Mclay 44
Cathrine Mclay 35
William Mclay 15
John Mclay 13
Mary Mclay 8
Hugh Mclay 2
Jean Mclay 6 Mo


GlitterBaby Report 27 Feb 2013 12:52

Have you looked on Scotlandspeople for any possible marriages as civil registration began in Scotland in 1855


safc Report 27 Feb 2013 13:01

theres a dennis mclay married catherine in scotland 1854
its pay per view you will need this site


alviegal Report 27 Feb 2013 14:42

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