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Helen Stirling

F, #352, b. 25 July 1814, d. 28 April 1888
Last Edited: 19 Mar 2015


Father*: David Stirling b. 18 Mar 1778, d. 5 Aug 1858
Mother*: Jean Simson b. 24 Mar 1781, d. 12 Apr 1861
  • Birth*: Helen Stirling was born on 25 July 1814 at Dunnichen, Angus, Scotland, .
  • She was the daughter of David Stirling and Jean Simson.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Helen Stirling married David Fullerton, son of John Fullerton and Jane Christie, on 9 April 1836 at Dunnichen, Angus, Scotland, .1
  • (Deceased) Death*: Helen Stirling died on 28 April 1888 at Forfar, Poorhouse, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, , at age 73 cert held; Helen Fullerton pauper widow of David Fullerton joiner; 73 years; David Stirling linen weaver (dec); Jane Simpson (dec); senile debility; Alexander Lowson ... present.
  • Married Name: As of 9 April 1836, her married name was Fullerton.
  • (Witness) Death: She witnessed the death of David Fullerton on 8 July 1867 at Heyman Street, Letham, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; cert held ; David Fullerton pauper formerly joiner married to Helen Stirling; 57 years; John Fullerton blacksmith (dec); Jane Christie (dec); bright's disease years; Helen Fullerton her x mark widow present.

Census Events

Member of Household6 June 1841Helen Stirling was listed in the 1841 census at Drumitermont, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland, . David Stirting, 68, LHLW, Angus; Jane Stirting, 60, Angus; Helen Fullerton, 25, Angus.
Head of Household2 April 1871She was listed as head of household in the 1871 census at 4 Glamis Road, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Helen Fullerton, head, wid, 56, joiners wife, Dunnichen; also in the household was Jane Fullerton, Clara Cant and Alexander Foulis Fullerton.2
Head of Household3 April 1881She was listed as head of household in the 1881 census at 22 Glamis Road, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Helen Fullarton, head, wid, 67, Dunnichen; William Waterston, nephew, 16, rope maker apprentice, Dunnichen; Elizabeth Brown, niece, 8, scholar, Forfar; also in the household was Alexander Foulis Fullerton and Mary Anne Fullerton.2


David Fullerton b. 9 Mar 1812, d. 8 Jul 1867


Jane Fullerton3 b. 6 Jun 1837
David Fullerton b. 12 May 1839, d. 26 Aug 1858
James Fullerton3 b. 12 Dec 1841
Elizabeth Fullerton3 b. 15 Mar 1845
William Fullerton3 b. 2 Apr 1850, d. c 1866
Mary Anne Fullerton3 b. 8 Aug 1852
Alexander Foulis Fullerton+ b. 22 Mar 1857, d. 13 Apr 1925


  1. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), LDS M112834.
  2. [S40] From RM [Mar 2006].
  3. [S2] Colin Clevely, online www.monikie.scot, Colin Clevely (Monikie, Scotland).