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John Ford

M, #148, b. 7 September 1816, d. 26 April 1894
  • Birth*: John Ford was born on 7 September 1816 at Arbirlot, Forfarshire, Scotland.
  • He was the son of John Ford and Ann Gibson.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: John Ford married Margaret Scott, daughter of David Scott and Jane Stewart, on 30 June 1838 at Barry, Forfarshire, Scotland.
  • (Informant) Death: John Ford registered the death of James Ford on 30 September 1874 at Woodley, Arbroath, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1874 deaths in the district of Arbroath in the county of Forfar; 345; James Ford coachman servant married to Mary Duncan; 1874 September thritieth 3h 0m am at Woodley Arbroath parish; m, 34 years; John Ford carter & contractor Margaret Ford ms Scott; disease of heart 3 years embolus 1 day; John Ford father 21 Elizabeth Street Maxwell Town Dundee; registered 1874 Oct 1st at Arbroath Alex Webster registrar.1
  • (Deceased) Death*: John Ford died on 26 April 1894 at 1 Church Street, Princes Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, at age 77 1894 deaths in the district of St Andrew in the burgh of Dundee, John Ford grocer's van driver married to Margaret Scott, 1894 April twenty sixth 7h 40m am 1 Church Street Princes Street Dundee, m, 76 years, John Ford wincey weaver (dec), Ann Ford ms Gibson (dec), pulmonary congestion 14 days as cert by A Johnston MBCM, Thomas Ford son 1 Morgan Street; registered 1894 April 26th at Dundee Jas Murray registrar.2
  • (Spouse) Death: His spouse Margaret Scott died on 14 June 1899 at Hillbank, Camphill Road, Broughty Ferry, Monifieth, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1899 deaths in the parish of Monifieth in the county of Forfar, Margaret Ford widow of John Ford carting contractor, 1899 June fourteenth 9h 15m pm Hillbank Camphill Road Broughty Ferry, f, 77 years, David Scott handloom weaver (dec) Jane Scott ms Stewart (dec), neuralgia facial 1 month, exhaustion as cert by James Gowans MDCM, informant John Ford grandson present; registered 1899 June 15th at Broughty Ferry Robt Morrison regstrar.3

Census Events

Head of Household6 June 1841He and Margaret Scott, James Ford and John Ford were listed in the 1841 census at Cotton of Inverpeffer, St Vigeans, Forfarshire, Scotland. John Ford, m, 25, agricultural labourer, Angus; Margaret Ford, f, 20, Angus.4,5
Head of Household30 March 1851He was listed as head of household in the 1851 census at Cotton of Inchock, Inverkeillor, Forfarshire, Scotland. John Ford, head, mar, 33, farm lab, Arbirlot; Maragret Ford, wife, mar, 32, farm lab's wife, Barry; also in the household were Margaret Scott, Ann Gibson Ford, James Ford, Elisabeth Ford, John Ford, Agnes S Ford and William Ford.6
Head of Household7 April 1861He was listed as head of household, along with spouse Margaret Scott in the 1861 census at Cotton of [Neat], Mains of Ethie, Inverkeilor, Forfarshire, Scotland. John Ford, head, mar, 43, ploughman, Arbirlot; Margaret Ford, wife, mar, 42, ploughman's wife, Barry; 3 children in education; 4 rooms with windows; also in the household were Agnes S Ford, William Ford, Thomas Syme Ford, Mary Ford, Jane Kennedy Ford and Margaret Ford.7
Head of Household2 April 1871He was listed as head of household along with spouse Margaret Scott in the 1871 census at 84 Keptie Street, Arbroath, Forfarshire, Scotland. John Ford, head, mar, 54, dairyman, Arbirlot; Margaret Scott Ford, wife, mar, 53, Barry; 1 child in education; 3 rooms with windows; also in the household were William Ford, Thomas Syme Ford, Mary Ford, Jane Kennedy Ford, Margaret Ford and David Ford.8
Head of Household3 April 1881He was listed as head of household along with spouse Margaret Scott in the 1881 census at 3 Church Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. John Ford, head, mar, 63, van man, Arbirlot; Margaret Ford, wife, mar, 63, Barry; also in the household were Agnes S Ford, Margaret Ford and David Ford.9
Head of Household5 April 1891He was listed as head of household along with spouse Margaret Scott in the 1891 census at 1 Church Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. John Ford, head, 75, vanman, Arbirlot; Margaret Ford, wife, 72, Barry; also in the household were Agnes S Ford and John D Ford.10
Last Edited: 10 Mar 2015

Parents:

Father*: John Ford b. 21 Dec 1775, d. bt 6 Jun 1841 - 30 Mar 1851
Mother*: Ann Gibson b. 24 Mar 1774, d. bt 30 Mar 1851 - 1 Jan 1855

Family:

Margaret Scott b. c 1819, d. 14 Jun 1899

Children:

John Ford b. c Jul 1838
Ann Gibson Ford+ b. b 30 Mar 1839, d. 7 Jun 1904
James Ford+ b. 3 Mar 1841, d. 30 Sep 1874
Elisabeth Ford b. 24 Dec 1843
John Ford b. 16 Feb 1846
Agnes S Ford b. 12 Mar 1847
William Ford b. 3 Sep 1849
Thomas Syme Ford+ b. 8 Jul 1852, d. 23 Dec 1922
Mary Ford b. 12 Dec 1854
Jane Kennedy Ford b. 6 Dec 1857
Margaret Ford b. 20 Jan 1861
Helen Traill Ford b. 5 Feb 1863
David Ford b. 28 Sep 1866

Citations

  1. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS 272/00 0345; Arbroath 1874 image held [Sept 2007].
  2. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS statutory deaths 1894 Dundee St Andrew [Aug 2004].
  3. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS statutory deaths 1899 Broughty Ferry [Jun 2006].
  4. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) freecen; SCT1841/319.
  5. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS census 1841 St Vigeans 319/00 011/00 001 (image held) [Aug 2012].
  6. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1851 Inverkeillor (image held) 293/00 001/00 020 [Mar 2007].
  7. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1861 image held 293/00 001/00 016.
  8. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1871 image held 272/00 027/00 012.
  9. [S30] LDS 1881 Census.
  10. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Dundee; ED: 21; Page: 29; Line: 21; Roll: CSSCT1891_94; Year: 1891. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1891 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: Scotland. 1891 Scotland Census. Reels 1-409. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Jan 2012]