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trying to trace cause/place of death

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Alexandra Report 18 Dec 2008 20:31

Does anyone have a connection to my Gt Gt Gt Grandfather, David Thaw, born 1831, Strathmiglo,Fife, Scotland. I know that he died sometime between 1853/1854 but cannot trace where or what caused the death.
Really grateful for any information anyone might have,
Alexandra Paul

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 18 Dec 2008 20:49

have you checked for him any any census

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 18 Dec 2008 20:55

this looks like him in 1841 still in Scotland

Name: David Thaw
Age: 8
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1833
Gender: Male
Where born: Fife, Scotland

Civil Parish: Strathmiglo
County: Fife
Address: Strathmegto South Side Street
Parish Number: 457
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
William Thaw 35
Janet Thaw 35
Christian Thaw 14
Margaret Thaw 12
David Thaw 8
William Thaw 6

Source Citation: Parish: Strathmiglo; ED: 5; Page: 12; Line: 1230;

and poss on the 1851 census

Name: David Thaw
Age: 19
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1832
Relationship: Nephew
Gender: Male
Where born: Strathanigh, Fifeshire
Parish Number: 450
Civil Parish: Newburgh
County: Fife
Address: Lumbenny Boy-hall
Occupation: Hand Loom Weaver Linen
ED: 1C
Page: 3 (click to see others on page)
Household schedule number: 10
Line: 16
Roll: CSSCT1851_92
Household Members: Name Age
James Low 48
Isabella Low 53
Isabella Low 20
James Low 15
David Thaw 19

Source Citation: Parish: Newburgh; ED: 1C; Page: 16; Line: 3; Roll: 1124; Year: 185


and 1861
Name: David Thaw
Age: 31
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1830
Relationship: Head
Spouse's name : Agnes
Gender: Male
Where born: Strathmiglo, Loffeshire
Registration Number: 317
Registration district: Rescobie
Civil Parish: Rescobie
County: Angus
Address: Burnside Cord Cottage
Occupation: Master Gardner
ED: 2
Household schedule number: 10
Line: 8
Roll: CSSCT1861_46
Household Members: Name Age
David Thaw 31
Agnes Thaw 30

they have no children at this time so he cant have died pre 1861

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 18 Dec 2008 20:59

think you need to try Scotlands People site which is pay to view