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Helen Jane Nicolson

F, #1548, b. 26 April 1890, d. 6 December 1929
Last Edited: 16 May 2020

Parents:

Father*: Forester Cockburn Nicolson seaman b. 21 Jul 1862, d. 19 Jan 1926
Mother*: Jane Lawson Pitkethly b. 17 Apr 1862, d. 15 Dec 1936
  • Birth*: Helen Jane Nicolson was born on 26 April 1890 at 3 Shuttlefield Street, Newburgh, Fife, Scotland, .
  • She was the daughter of Forester Cockburn Nicolson seaman and Jane Lawson Pitkethly.
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Helen Jane Nicolson married Frank Ford Mackay jute weaving overseer on 8 May 1925 at Arklay Street Hall, Dundee, Angus, Scotland, ; Frank Ford Mackay 32, 17 Morgan Street Powerloom tenter, father James Mackay, mother Agnes Ford
    Helen Jane Nicolson 35, 22 North Erskine Street, Jute Weaver
    witnesses Harry Millar Nicolson (bro) 22 N Erskine St and Helen ... Mackay 17 Morgan St.1
  • (Deceased) Death*: Helen Jane Nicolson died on 6 December 1929 at Royal Infirmary, Dundee, Angus, Scotland, , at age 39 Helen Jane Mackay, 39, ur 22 North Erskine Street, Cardiac Failure
    inf David Watson B-in-law, 111 Arbroath Road.2
  • Married Name: As of 8 May 1925, her married name was Mackay.

Census Events

Principal1891Helen Jane Nicolson appeared on the census of 1891 at 2 Shuttlefield Street, Newburgh, Fife, Scotland, , daug, 11 mo, Newburgh.
Member of Household5 April 1891They was listed in the 1891 census at 2 Shuttlefield Street, Newburgh, Fife, Scotland, ; Jane     Nicolson     Head     Married     Female     28     1863     Seamans Wife     Newburgh, Fife, Scotland
Jessie     Nicolson     Daughter     -     Female     3     1888     -     Newburgh, Fife, Scotland
Helen J     Nicolson     Daughter     -     Female     0     1891     -     Newburgh, Fife, Scotland.3
Principal1901She appeared on the census of 1901 at 216 High Street, Newburgh, Fife, Scotland, , daug, 10, scholar, Newburgh.
Member of Household31 March 1901They was listed in the 1901 census at 216 High Street, Newburgh, Fife, Scotland, ; Jane     Nicholson     Head     Married     Female     38     1863     Firemans Wife     Newburgh, Fife, Scotland
Jessie     Nicholson     Daughter     -     Female     13     1888     Scholar     Newburgh, Fife, Scotland
Ellen J     Nicholson     Daughter     -     Female     10     1891     Scholar     Newburgh, Fife, Scotland
Robert     Nicholson     Son     -     Male     8     1893     Scholar     Newburgh, Fife, Scotland
Sarah A     Nicholson     Daughter     -     Female     5     1896     Scholar     Newburgh, Fife, Scotland
Forrester     Nicholson     Son     -     Male     2     1899     -     Newburgh, Fife, Scotland.4
Member of Household31 March 1911They was listed as a member of the household of Forester Cockburn Nicolson seaman and Jane Lawson Pitkethly in the 1911 census at 20 N Erskine Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; Forrester Nicolson, head, 48, mar, mechanical stoker, gas works minicipal, worker, born Dundee;
Jane Nicolson, wife, 48, married 26 years, 8 children born alive, 5 still living, born Newburgh Fife;
Jessie, daug, 23, single, sewing machinist, jute, worker, born Newburgh;
Helen, daug, 20, single, jute weaver, worker, born Newburgh;
Robert, son, 18, single, apprentice machine fitter, jte work, worker, born Newburgh;
Forrester, son, 12, at school, born Newburgh;
Henry, son, 7, at school, born Newburgh.5

Citations

  1. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory marriage 1925 Dundee St Andrew 282/nn 115 [Jun 2006].
  2. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), Statutory death 1929 Dundee St Clement 282/nn 1041 image held [Jun 2006].
  3. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Record Transcription:
    1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census
    Sheetllefield Street, Newburgh, Fife, Scotland [May 2020].
  4. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Record Transcription:
    1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census
    216, High Street, Newburgh, Fife, Scotland [May 2020].
  5. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), Census 1911 Dundee ref 282/4 42/ 47 image held [May 2020].