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Ann Johnston

F, #226, b. circa 1836, d. 9 January 1888
Last Edited: 28 Jun 2016


Father*: William Johnston b. c 1811
Mother*: Helen Baxter b. c 1811
  • Birth*: Ann Johnston was born circa 1836.
  • She was the daughter of William Johnston and Helen Baxter.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Ann Johnston married Richard Adamson, son of David Adamson linen hand loom weaver and Janet Gardiner Neave, on 30 May 1862 at Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; LDS M112881.
  • (Deceased) Death*: Ann Johnston died on 9 January 1888 at 1 Strang Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, , Annie Adamson (married to Richard Adamson factory worker) 1888 January 9th 3h 15m pm 1 Strang Street Forfar, f, 51 years, fath William Johnston linen weaver (dec) moth Helen Johnston ms Baxter (dec) cerebral haemorrhage 1 1/2 days as cert be J Cable LRCP, inf Richard Adamson widower present, reg 1888 January 9th at Forfar W H Thomson registrar.
  • Married Name: As of 30 May 1862, her married name was Adamson.

Census Events

Spouse2 April 1871She was listed in the household of an unknown person in the 1871 census at 35 South Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Richard Adamson, head, mar, 35, hand warper, [Kirriemuir]; Ann Adamson, wife, mar, 34, [Kirriemuir]. Helen Baxter were also listed in the household.1
Spouse3 April 1881She was listed in the household of Richard Adamson in the 1881 census at 1 Strang Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Richard Adamson head, mar, 44, linen factory worker, Forfar; Ann wife, mar, 44, Forfar.2


  1. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Census 1871 Forfar [Aug 2005].
  2. [S30] LDS 1881 Census.