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Helen Eaton Adamson

F, #221, b. 8 April 1860, d. 2 November 1927
  • Birth*: Helen Eaton Adamson was born on 8 April 1860 at 140 East High Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland; 7:45am.1
  • She was the daughter of John Adamson and Isabella Moffat.
  • (Witness) Marriage: Helen Eaton Adamson witnessed the marriage of James Craik Falconer and Agnes Adamson on Tuesday, 8 July 1879 at 44 West High Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1879 marriages in the district of Forfar in the county of Forfar ref 40; 1879 on the eighth day of July at 44 West High Street Forfar after banns according to the forms of the Church of Scotland, James Craik Falconer printers compositor bachelor, 22, Perth Road Dundee, parents David Falconer blacksmith journeyman and Margaret Falconer ms Craik (dec); Agnes Adamson grocers assistant spinster, 21, 44 West High Street Forfar, parents John Adamson grocer master and Isabella Adamson ms Moffat; signed John Weir MA minister of the Parish of St James Forfar; signed Andrew Black, Helen S Adamson witnesses; registered 1879 July 10th at Forfar signed W H Thomson registrar.2
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Helen Eaton Adamson married Alexander Watterston on 17 August 1887 at 44 West High Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland; additional from Robert Langlands July 2005; Alexander 59 Glamis Road Forfar, Helen 44 West High Street Forfar.
  • (Deceased) Death*: Helen Eaton Adamson died on 2 November 1927 at Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, at age 67.3
  • (Interred) Burial*: She was buried on 5 November 1927 at Newmonthill Cemetery, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland.4

Census Events

Member of Household7 April 1861They was listed as a member of the household of John Adamson and Isabella Moffat in the 1861 census at 104-6 East High Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland. Helen Adamson, daug, 1, Forfar; John Adamson, head, mar, 26, grocery salesman, Forfar; Isabella Adamson, wife, mar, 26, Forfar.5
Member of Household2 April 1871They was listed as a member of the household of John Adamson in the 1871 census at Healing of Kirkton, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland. Helen, daug, 10, scholar, Forfar; John, head, mar, age 36, Association Manager employing 11 men and 2 boys, Forfar; Isabella, wife, mar, 36, Forfar.6
Member of Household3 April 1881They was listed as a member of the household of John Adamson in the 1881 census at 42 West High Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland. Ellen, daug, unm, 20, Grocer, Forfar; John, head, mar, 46, Grocer Master ( 2 women, 1 man), Forfar; Isabella, wife, mar, 46, Forfar.7
Last Edited: 27 Jun 2016

Parents:

Father*: John Adamson b. 21 Jun 1834, d. 13 Dec 1897
Mother*: Isabella Moffat b. Sep 1834, d. 14 Dec 1912

Family:

Alexander Watterston b. 4 Nov 1862
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Helen Eaton Adamson married Alexander Watterston on 17 August 1887 at 44 West High Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland; additional from Robert Langlands July 2005; Alexander 59 Glamis Road Forfar, Helen 44 West High Street Forfar.

Children:

Isabella Watterston+ b. 9 Jun 1888, d. 27 May 1912
Mary Agnes Watterston+ b. 27 Feb 1890, d. 20 Jan 1970
Helen Watterston+ b. 27 Jun 1892, d. 10 Dec 1946
James Watterston b. 17 Aug 1895
Hilda Watterston+ b. 11 Nov 1897, d. 26 Feb 1966
Florence Margaret Watterston+ b. 19 Oct 1899, d. 24 Dec 1983

Citations

  1. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) additional from RL [July 2005].
  2. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory marriages 1879 Forfar ref 40, image held [Sept 2006].
  3. [S40] From RL [July 2005].
  4. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) http://www.deceasedonline.com/ search only no detail [Jan 2012].
  5. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS census 1861 image held [Aug 2006].
  6. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1871 image held [Aug 2005].
  7. [S30] LDS 1881 Census.