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Home Up 1871 Census part 2

 

Fenwick 1871 Census

 

Transcribed by Jim Bundy jbundy48@frontier.com

 

Fenwick - 1871 census - film 0103961

 

County of Ayr, Enumeration District no. 1, Registration District of Fenwick, Name of Enumerator Hugh Gemmill

Fenwick - composed of the villages of Rose Fenwick, High Fenwick, and Kirktown of Fenwick

Page 1

Civil Parish of Fenwick

Quoad Sacra Parish of

Parliamentary Burgh of

Royal Burgh of

Town of

Village or Hamlet of Low Fenwick

 

No. of  Schedule

Road, Street, &c, and  No. or Name of House

Inhabited

Uninhabited (U.) or Building (B.)

Name and Surname of each Person

Relation to Head of Family

Condition

Age of Males

Age of Females

Rank, Profession, or Occupation

Where Born

Whether 

1. Deaf and Dumb

2. Blind

3. Imbecile or Idiot

4. Lunatic

No. of Children from 5 to 13 attending school or being educated at home.

Rooms with one or more windows

1

 

1

 

John Jamieson

Head

Mar

38

 

Weaver

Ayrshire Carmichael

 

 

4

 

 

 

 

Mary do

Wife

Mar

 

28

Weaver's Wife

Ireland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John do

Son

 

3

 

 

Ayrshire Kilmarnock

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary do

Daur

 

 

1

 

Do Fenwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Christiana McKenzie

Lodger

Unm

 

37

Formerly Lodging Housekeeper

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elizabeth Wyllie

Lodger

 

 

11

 

India

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Francis Elliot

Do

Mar

46

 

Weaver

Ireland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William Blair

Do

Widr

43

 

Labourer

Ayrshire Kilmarnock

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Janet Caldwell

Do

W

 

34

Out - Worker

Wigtonshire Shanlaw

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elisabeth do

Do

 

 

1

 

Lanarkshire Glasgow

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

Alexander Balloch

Head

Mar

40

 

Mineral Boarer

Dumbartonshire Cumberland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jean do

Wife

Mar

 

35

 

Lanarkshire Calder

 

1

4

 

 

 

 

Agnes do

Daur

 

 

7

Scholar

Dumbartonshire Kirkenhilloch

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James do

Son

 

5

 

 

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John o

Do

 

2

 

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret do

Daur

 

 

8 mos

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

Robert Howie

Head

Mar

58

 

Lint Weaver

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

Mary do

Wife

Mar

 

63

Pirn Winder

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robert do

Grandson

 

8

 

Scholar

Lanarkshire Glasgow

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

John Wilson

Nephew

 

13

 

Do

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elisabeth Wilson

 

Unm

 

48

Embroiderer

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

1

 

Total of Houses

3

 

Total of Males and Females

 

 

10

11

Total of Children receiving Instruction, and Widowed Rooms

 

 

2

11

                                       

Page 2

Civil Parish of Fenwick

Quoad Sacra Parish of

Parliamentary Burgh of

Royal Burgh of

Town of

Village or Hamlet of Low Fenwick

 

No. of  Schedule

Road, Street, &c, and  No. or Name of House

Inhabited

Uninhabited (U.) or Building (B.)

Name and Surname of each Person

Relation to Head of Family

Condition

Age of Males

Age of Females

Rank, Profession, or Occupation

Where Born

Whether 

1. Deaf and Dumb

2. Blind

3. Imbecile or Idiot

4. Lunatic

No. of Children from 5 to 13 attending school or being educated at home.

Rooms with one or more windows

 

 

 

 

Mary Caughey

Niece

Unm

 

14

Boot - Close

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

 

5

 

 

 

Mrs Knox or King

Head

Widow

 

80

 

Ireland

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

Matthew Knox

Son

Mar

54

 

Travelling Jeweller

Ayrshire Maybole

 

 

 

6

 

 

 

Mrs Gordon

Head

Widow

 

44

Hawker

Perthshire

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

Elisabeth do

Daur

 

 

8

Scholar

Do

 

 

 

7

 

1

 

Robert Buckamridge

Head

Mar

30

 

Farm Servant

Ayrshire Sorn

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

Elisabeth do

Wife

Mar

 

27

 

Argyleshire Hull

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William do

Son

 

1

 

 

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

 

8

 

1

 

John Miller

Head

Mar

46

 

Labourer

Do Stewarton

 

2

2

 

 

 

 

Janet do

Daur

Unm

 

20

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William do

Son

Unm

12

 

Scholar

Do Kilbride

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John do

Son

 

8

 

Do

Do Stewarton

 

 

 

9

 

1

 

Alexander Paton

Head

Mar

36

 

Farm Servant

Do Kilmarnock

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

Margaret do

Wife

Mar

 

24

 

Do Fenwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret do

Daur

 

 

6 mo

 

Do do

 

 

 

10

 

1

 

Charles Thomson

Head

Mar

61

 

Watch - Maker

United States Ohio

 

1

1

 

 

 

 

Agnes do

Wife

Mar

 

46

Wife

Ayrshire Grashill

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Thomson

Son

Unm

9

 

Scholar

Do do

 

 

 

 

Total of Houses

4

 

Total of Males and Females

 

 

9

9

Total of Children Receiving Instruction, and Windowed Rooms

 

 

4

9

                                       

Page 3

Civil Parish of Fenwick

Quoad Sacra Parish of

Parliamentary Burgh of

Royal Burgh of

Town of

Village or Hamlet of Low Fenwick

 

No. of  Schedule

Road, Street, &c, and  No. or Name of House

Inhabited

Uninhabited (U.) or Building (B.)

Name and Surname of each Person

Relation to Head of Family

Condition

Age of Males

Age of Females

Rank, Profession, or Occupation

Where Born

Whether 

1. Deaf and Dumb

2. Blind

3. Imbecile or Idiot

4. Lunatic

No. of Children from 5 to 13 attending school or being educated at home.

Rooms with one or more windows

 

 

 

 

James Thomson

Son

 

5

 

 

Kirkeudbright - uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cudillia do

Daur

 

 

2

 

Do Lauricetown

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William Drummond

Lodger

Widr

60

 

Hawker

Ireland

 

 

 

11

 

1

 

Alexander Houston

Head

Mar

65

 

Woolen Weaver

Ayrshire Mauchline

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

Janet do

Wife

Mar

 

62

Do Winder

Do Kilmarnock

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Houston

Son

Unm

35

 

Woolen Weaver

Do do

 

 

 

12

 

 

 

Robert Walke

Head

Mar

82

 

Pauper

Do Fenwick

 

 

1

13

 

1

 

Janet Young

Head

Mar

 

56

Shoe - Close

Do do

 

1

2

 

 

 

 

James Gemmill

Son

 

10

 

Scholar

Do do

 

 

 

14

 

1

 

Mrs Gemmill

Head

Wid

 

80

Annuitant

Renfrewshire Mearns

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

Agnes do

Daur

Unm

 

54

House - Keeper

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

 

15

 

 

 

William Fulton

Head

Widr

55

 

Shoemaker

Do do

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

Agnes do

Sister

Unm

 

51

Housekeeper

Do do

 

 

 

16

 

1

 

Mrs Cunningham

Head

Mar

 

53

Sewer

Do Stewarton

 

1

2

 

 

 

 

Janet do

Daur

Unm

 

9

Scholar

Do do

 

 

 

17

 

1

 

John Gemmill

Head

Mar

60

 

Grocer & Cheese Merchant

Do Fenwick

 

 

9

 

 

 

 

Janet do

Wife

Mar

 

56

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

Total of Houses

5

 

Total of Males and Females

 

 

8

9

Total of Children Receiving Instruction, and Windowed Rooms

 

 

2

18

                                       

Page 4

Civil Parish of Fenwick

Quoad Sacra Parish of

Parliamentary Burgh of

Royal Burgh of

Town of

Village or Hamlet of Low Fenwick

 

No. of  Schedule

Road, Street, &c, and  No. or Name of House

Inhabited

Uninhabited (U.) or Building (B.)

Name and Surname of each Person

Relation to Head of Family

Condition

Age of Males

Age of Females

Rank, Profession, or Occupation

Where Born

Whether 

1. Deaf and Dumb

2. Blind

3. Imbecile or Idiot

4. Lunatic

No. of Children from 5 to 13 attending school or being educated at home.

Rooms with one or more windows

 

 

 

 

Jean Gemmill

Daur

Unm

 

23

Dairymaid

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ellen do

Do

Unm

 

20

Sewer

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William do

Son

Unm

15

 

Ploughman

Do do

 

 

 

18

 

1

 

John Kirkland

Head

Mar

65

 

Wool Weaver

Do do

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

Christina do

Wife

Mar

 

60

Weaver's Wife

Do do

 

 

 

19

 

1

 

Hugh Orr

Head

Mar

33

 

Shoemaker

Do Kilmarnock

 

2

2

 

 

 

 

Margaret do

Wife

Mar

 

30

Shoemaker's Wife

Do Fenwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Ann do

Daur

 

 

9

Scholar

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret do

Daur

 

 

6

Do

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John do

Son

 

4

 

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jessie do

Daur

 

 

1

 

Do do

 

 

 

20

 

1

 

James Stevenson

Head

Mar

81

 

Cowfeeder

Ayrshire Dunlop

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

Sarah do

Wife

Mar

 

75

Cowfeeder's Wife

Argylshire

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James do

Son

Unm

43

 

Farm Servant

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

David do

Son

Unm

40

 

Labourer

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Janet do

Daur

Unm

 

30

Dairyman

Do do

 

 

 

21

 

1

 

Jean Montgomery

Head

Widow

 

64

Pirn Tillse (unemployed)

Do do

 

 

 

22

 

1

 

John Walker

Head

Mar

50

 

Cotton Harness Weaver

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary do

Wife

Mar

 

50

Weaver's Wife

Do Kilmarnock

 

 

 

 

Total of houses

5

 

Total of Males and Females

 

 

8

11

Total of Children receiving Instruction, and Windowed Rooms

 

 

2

9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                       

Page 5

Civil Parish of Fenwick

Quoad Sacra Parish of

Parliamentary Burgh of

Royal Burgh of

Town of

Village or Hamlet of Low Fenwick

 

No. of  Schedule

Road, Street, &c, and  No. or Name of House

Inhabited

Uninhabited (U.) or Building (B.)

Name and Surname of each Person

Relation to Head of Family

Condition

Age of Males

Age of Females

Rank, Profession, or Occupation

Where Born

Whether 

1. Deaf and Dumb

2. Blind

3. Imbecile or Idiot

4. Lunatic

No. of Children from 5 to 13 attending school or being educated at home.

Rooms with one or more windows

23

 

1

 

Louisa Howie

Head

Widow

 

68

Annuitant

Argylshire Kilmon

 

 

1

24

 

1

 

James Dunlop

Head

Mar

35

 

Agr. Labourer

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

1

2

 

 

 

 

Annie do

Wife

Mar

 

30

 

Do  do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jessie do

Daur

 

 

9

Scholar

Do  do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Matthew do

Son

 

6

 

 

Do  do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret do

Daur

 

 

4

 

Do  do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lucia do

Daur

 

 

2

 

Do  do

 

 

 

25

 

1

 

James Wilson

Head

Mar

41

 

Ag Labourer

Do Stewarton

 

2

4

 

 

 

 

Mary do

Wife

Mar

 

46

 

Do Kilmaurs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James do

Son

 

12

 

Scholar

Do Stewarton

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John do

Son

 

10

 

Do

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robert do

Son

 

5

 

 

Do Fenwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret do

Daur

 

2

 

Do do

Do do

 

 

 

26

 

1

 

Isabella Jones

Servant

Unm

 

73

Servant

Do Daily

 

 

10

27

 

1

 

David Walker

Head

Unm

64

 

Weaving Monnter

Do Fenwick

Cripple from Beith

 

1

 

 

 

 

Elisabeth do

Sister

Unm

 

70

Housekeeper

Do do

 

 

 

28

 

 

 

Margaret Walker

Head

Unm

 

32

Worset Weaver

Do do

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

Mary do

Daur

 

 

5

 

Do do

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

Janet McMillan

Visitor

Unm

 

34

Dress Maker

Do Kilmarnock

 

 

 

 

Total of Houses

4

 

Total of Males and Females

 

 

7

12

Total of Children Receiving Instruction, and Widowed Rooms

 

 

3

19

                                       

Page 6

Civil Parish of Fenwick

Quoad Sacra Parish of

Parliamentary Burgh of

Royal Burgh of

Town of

Village or Hamlet of Low Fenwick

 

No. of  Schedule

Road, Street, &c, and  No. or Name of House

Inhabited

Uninhabited (U.) or Building (B.)

Name and Surname of each Person

Relation to Head of Family

Condition

Age of Males

Age of Females

Rank, Profession, or Occupation

Where Born

Whether 

1. Deaf and Dumb

2. Blind

3. Imbecile or Idiot

4. Lunatic

No. of Children from 5 to 13 attending school or being educated at home.

Rooms with one or more windows

29

 

1

 

Agnes Graham

Head

Unm

 

65

Annuitant

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

2

30

 

 

 

Samuel Gibson

Head

Mar

43

 

Boot Agent

Do Kilmarnock

 

2

4

 

 

 

 

Mary do

Wife

Mar

 

43

Housewife

Do Fenwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Janet do

Daur

 

 

13

Scholar

Renfrew Glasgow

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Samuel W do

Son

 

10

 

Do

"       Do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John do

Son

 

8

 

Do

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elizabeth do

Daur

 

 

2

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret McLelland

Visitor

Mar

 

28

 

Glasgow

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John do

Do

 

7

 

 

Do

 

 

 

31

 

 

 

Mrs Cameron

Head

Wid

 

57

Knitter

Ayrshire Kilmarnock

 

1

2

 

 

 

 

Magdelene R do

Daur

 

 

11

Scholar

Do Fenwick

 

 

 

32

 

1

 

Agnes Scott

Head

Wid

 

59

Spirit Mercht

Do do

 

 

4

33

 

1

 

John Muir

Head

Mar

33

 

Woolen Manufacturer

Kirkcudbrightshire Kirkuieback

 

 

7

 

 

 

 

Margaret do

Wife

Mar

 

36

 

Ayrshire Kilmarnock

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robert do

Son

 

9

 

Scholar

Do Dunlop

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

John do

Son

 

4

 

 

Do Fenwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jane do

Daur

 

 

1

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jane Wallace

Relative

 

 

13

Scholar

Do Kilmarnock

 

 

 

 

Total of Houses

3

 

Total of Males and Females

 

 

7

11

Total of Children Receiving Instruction and Windowed Rooms

 

 

4

19

                                       

Page 7

Civil Parish of Fenwick

Quoad Sacra Parish of

Parliamentary Burgh of

Royal Burgh of

Town of

Village or Hamlet of Low Fenwick

 

No. of  Schedule

Road, Street, &c, and  No. or Name of House

Inhabited

Uninhabited (U.) or Building (B.)

Name and Surname of each Person

Relation to Head of Family

Condition

Age of Males

Age of Females

Rank, Profession, or Occupation

Where Born

Whether 

1. Deaf and Dumb

2. Blind

3. Imbecile or Idiot

4. Lunatic

No. of Children from 5 to 13 attending school or being educated at home.

Rooms with one or more windows

34

 

1

 

Robert Reid

Head

Mar

35

 

Cotton Harness Weaver

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

2

1

 

 

 

 

Jean do

Wife

Mar

 

33

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robert do

Son

 

9

 

Scholar

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary do

Daur

 

 

7

Do

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Agnes do

Daur

 

 

4

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John do

Son

 

2

 

 

Do do

 

 

 

35

 

 

 

John Orr

Head

Mar

38

 

Woolen Weaver

Do Kilmarnock

 

2

1

 

 

 

 

Agnes do

Wife

Mar

 

33

 

Do Kirkoswald

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John do

Son

 

10

 

Scholar

Do Fenwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret do

Daur

 

 

8

Do

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elisa W do

Daur

 

 

5

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thomas M do

Son

 

3

 

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William do

Son

 

8 mo

 

 

Do do

 

 

 

36

 

1

 

Robert Burns

Head

Unm

26

 

Woolen Weaver

Do do

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

James Burns

Brother

 

13

 

Scholar

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

May do

Mother

Wid

 

53

Wool Winder

Do Ayr

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thomas do

Visitor

Mar

31

 

House Joiner

Do Fenwick

 

 

 

38

 

1

1U

Mrs Cook

Head

Wid

 

74

Stocking Knitter

Do

 

 

1

 

Total of Houses

3

1U

Total of Males and Females

 

 

10

8

Total of Children Receiving Instruction, and Windowed Rooms

 

 

4

6

                                       

Page 8

Civil Parish of Fenwick

Quoad Sacra Parish of

Parliamentary Burgh of

Royal Burgh of

Town of

Village or Hamlet of Low Fenwick

 

No. of  Schedule

Road, Street, &c, and  No. or Name of House

Inhabited

Uninhabited (U.) or Building (B.)

Name and Surname of each Person

Relation to Head of Family

Condition

Age of Males

Age of Females

Rank, Profession, or Occupation

Where Born

Whether 

1. Deaf and Dumb

2. Blind

3. Imbecile or Idiot

4. Lunatic

No. of Children from 5 to 13 attending school or being educated at home.

Rooms with one or more windows

39

 

1

 

John Fagan

Head

Widr

72

 

Labourer

Ireland Down

 

 

2

40

 

1

 

William Farquhar

Head

Mar

65

 

Cotton Weaver

Ayrshire Riccarton

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

Isabella do

Wife

Mar

 

52

Weavers Wife

Renfrewshire Eaglesham

 

 

 

41

 

1

 

Hugh Montgomery

Head

Mar

81

 

Retired Weaver

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

Mary do

Wife

Mar

 

57

 

Do Maybole

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Neil

Stepson

Unm

17

 

Shoemaker

Do Symington

 

 

 

42

 

1

 

Agnes Montgomery

Head

Unm

 

74

Unemployed

Do Fenwick

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

Margaret do

Sister

Unm

 

71

Unemployed Cotton Tambourer

Do do

 

 

 

43

 

 

 

William Allan

Head

Widr

60

 

Labourer

Do do

 

1

2

 

 

 

 

Margaret do

Daur

Unm

 

26

Housekeeper

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William do

Son

 

12

 

Scholar

Do do

 

 

 

44

 

 

 

Mrs Nairn

Head

Wid

 

72

Retired Farmers Wife

Do Stewarton

 

 

2

45

 

1

 

Charles Grant

Head

Mar

25

 

Lime Stone Miner

Do Fenwick

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

Agnes do

Wife

Mar

 

21

 

Do Dunlop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John do

Son

 

1 mo

 

 

Do Fenwick

 

 

 

46

 

1

 

Alexr Currie

Head

Mar

38

 

Hay Dealer

Do do

 

2

2

 

 

 

 

Mary do

Wife

Mar

 

30

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

Total of Houses

6

0

Total of Males and Females

 

 

9

8

Total of Children Receiving Instructions, and Windows

 

 

3

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Civil Parish of Fenwick

Quoad Sacra Parish of

Parliamentary Burgh of

Royal Burgh of

Town of

Village or Hamlet of Low Fenwick

 

No. of  Schedule

Road, Street, &c, and  No. or Name of House

Inhabited

Uninhabited (U.) or Building (B.)

Name and Surname of each Person

Relation to Head of Family

Condition

Age of Males

Age of Females

Rank, Profession, or Occupation

Where Born

Whether 

1. Deaf and Dumb

2. Blind

3. Imbecile or Idiot

4. Lunatic

No. of Children from 5 to 13 attending school or being educated at home.

Rooms with one or more windows

 

 

 

 

William Currie

Son

 

10

 

Scholar

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John do

Son

 

6

 

Do

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Janet do

Daur

 

 

5

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alexander do

Son

 

3

 

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jane do

Daur

 

 

2

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James do

Son

 

8 mo

 

 

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William Grant

Lodger

Unm

19

 

Apprentice Joiner

Do do

 

 

 

47

 

1

 

James Gilmour

Head

Widr

69

 

Farmer

Renfrewshire Mearns

 

 

5

 

 

 

 

John do

Son

Unm

26

 

 

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Agnes do

 

Unm

 

60

Housekeeper

Renfrewshire Mearns

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Adam

Servant

Unm

 

31

General Servant

Ayrshire Fenwick

 

 

 

48

 

1

 

James Wilson

Head

Widr

55

 

Tailor

Ayrshire Tarbolton

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

Mary do

Daur

Unm

 

19

Housekeeper & Machinist

Do do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Martha do

Daur

Unm

 

17