- Birth*: Henry Dall Adamson was born on 1 July 1884 at 28 South Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; 1884 births in the district of Forfar in the county of Forfar, ref 270; Henry Dall Adamson illegitimate, born 1884 July 1st 5h 30m am 28 South Street Forfar, male, mother Jessie Adamson factory linen worker, signed Jessie Adamson mother, registered 1884 July 21st at Forfar signed W H Thomson; margin note : paternity of child proved by dec of Court. See reg of Corr Entries Vol III p 210 31st Dec 1884.1
- He was the son of William Smith and Janet Adamson.
- (Child) Birth Reg RCE: His birth registration was corrected on 2 October 1884 at Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland, , Page 210 Register of Corrected Entries [annotated: April 20th 1885 + initials] for the district of Forfar in the county of Forfar.
In the Fourth Column of Entry no 270 in the Register Book of Births, for the year 1884, before the name of the Child's Mother insert William Smith Factory Worker, on the authority of a Certificate in the form of Schedule (F) to the following effect:-
In an action relating to the paternity of a male child born 1st July 1884, at the insistance of Jessie Adamson, factory worker, residing at number twenty eight South Street, Forfar, defender, the Sheriff Substitute of the County of Forfar (Forfar District) on the 2nd day of October 1884, found that the said child was the illegitimate Child of the said Jessie Adamson & William Smith.
31st Decemer 1884 at Forfar signed W H Thomson registrar.2
- Name Variation: As of before 31 March 1901, Henry Dall Adamson was also known as McInroy.
- [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Birth 1884 Forfar ref 288/00 0270, image held [Aug 2004].
- [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Statutory Birth RCE 1884 Forfar ref 288/00 0270, image held [Apr 2015].
- [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Census 1891 image held [Aug 2005].
- [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS Census 1901 ref 283/00 002/00 005 image held [Jul 2008].
Henry Dall Adamson
M, #2137, b. 1 July 1884
Last Edited: 16 Oct 2019