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David Ford

M, #4519, b. 4 May 1842, d. 5 November 1895
Last Edited: 25 Aug 2015

Parents:

Father*: David Ford b. 21 Aug 1812
Mother*: Jane Strachan b. c 1812
  • Birth*: David Ford was born on 4 May 1842 at Craig by Montrose, Forfarshire, Scotland, .1,2
  • He was the son of David Ford and Jane Strachan.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: David Ford married Isabella Ritchie, daughter of David Ritchie and Janet Allan, on 20 January 1865 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; 1865 marriages in the 1st district of the burgh of Dundee in the county of Farfar; #70; 1865 on the twentieth day of January at Taws Land Stobswell Dundee after banns according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland; David Ford harbour porter bachelor, 22, St Mary's Close Nethergate Dundee, David Fod farmer Janet Ford ms Strachan; Isabella Ritchie domestic servant spinster, 24, Taw's Land Stobswell Dundee, David Ritchie labourer Janet Ritchie ms Allan; John L Adamson; John Ford, Margaret Cargill witnesses; 1865 January 24th at Dundee ... ... assist reg.3,4
  • (Deceased) Death*: David Ford died on 5 November 1895 at 5 Baffin Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, , at age 53 1895 deaths in the district of St Andrew in the burgh of Dundee, ref 1052; David Ford flesher master widow of Isabella Ritchie, died 1895 November Fifth 10h 30m am 5 Baffin Street Dundee, male aged 53 years, parents David Ford farmer (dec) and Jane Ford ms Strachan (dec), cause apoplexy sudden as cert by M F Anderson MBCM, signed Isabell Webster sister 144 Princes Street, registered 1895 November 6th at Dundee signed Jas Murray registrar.5
  • (Informant) Death: He registered the death of Isabella Ritchie on 24 March 1886 at 44 ... Place, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; 1886 deaths in the district of St Andrew in the burgh of Dundee, ref 260; Isabella Ford married to David Ford ... stockkeeper, 1886 March Twenty-fourth 7h 0m am 44 ... Place Dundee, female 45 years, parents David Ritchie farm labourer (dec) and Janet Ritchie ms Allan (dec), cause sclerosis of pylorus as cert by A Johnston MBCM, signed David Ford widower present, regsitered 18886 March 24th at Dundee signed F MacDairmid registrar.6

Census Events

Head of Household3 April 1881He was listed as head of household along with spouse Isabella Ritchie in the 1881 census at 44 Lilybank Road, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, . David Ford, head, mar, 39, foreman in hide and tallow store, Craig, Forfarshire; Isabella Ritchie or Ford, wife, mar, 41, Barry Forfarshire;Jane Allan or Ritchie, wid, mother-in-law, 83, Kirkden Forfarshire; also in the household were David Ford, John Ford, Jessie Allan Ford and Isabella Ford.7
Head of Household5 April 1891He was listed as head of household in the 1891 census at 5 Baffin Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, . David Ford, head, 48, clerk unemployed, b Craig; also in the household was Jessie Allan Ford, Isabella Ford, Elizabeth Ford and Margarret Carnie.8

Family:

Isabella Ritchie b. 5 Nov 1839, d. 24 Mar 1886
  • (Groom) Marriage*: David Ford married Isabella Ritchie, daughter of David Ritchie and Janet Allan, on 20 January 1865 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; 1865 marriages in the 1st district of the burgh of Dundee in the county of Farfar; #70; 1865 on the twentieth day of January at Taws Land Stobswell Dundee after banns according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland; David Ford harbour porter bachelor, 22, St Mary's Close Nethergate Dundee, David Fod farmer Janet Ford ms Strachan; Isabella Ritchie domestic servant spinster, 24, Taw's Land Stobswell Dundee, David Ritchie labourer Janet Ritchie ms Allan; John L Adamson; John Ford, Margaret Cargill witnesses; 1865 January 24th at Dundee ... ... assist reg.3,4

Children:

David Ford b. 18 Jun 1865
Ann Ford b. 28 Oct 1866
John Ford b. 9 Aug 1869
Jessie Allan Ford b. 8 Jul 1874
Isabella Ford+ b. 28 Sep 1879, d. 29 Nov 1931
Elizabeth Ford+9 b. 27 Jun 1881

Citations

  1. [S40] From BN [Jun 2004].
  2. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), [Sept 2008].
  3. [S40] From BN image held [Aug 2004].
  4. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI), M112821 [Sept 2008].
  5. [S50] Unknown subject, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (New Register House, Edinburgh, Scotland: General Record Office of Scotland), GROS Statutory Death 1895 St Andrew Dundee 282/04 1052 image held [Aug 2015].
  6. [S50] International Genealogical Index (IGI), GROS Statutory Death 1886 St Andrew Dundee 282/04 0260 image held [Aug 2015].
  7. [S13] Website FreeCEN UK Census Online Project (http://www.freecen.org.uk/) FHL film 0203486 GRO ref 282-4 / enum 9 / page 35 [Sept 2008].
  8. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation Parish: Dundee; ED: 9; Page: 20; Line: 23; Roll: CSSCT1891_93 Source Information Ancestry.com. 1891 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
    Original data: Scotland. 1891 Scotland Census. Reels 1-409. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Aug 2015]
  9. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Information Ancestry.com. Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. Original data: Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013. [Aug 2015]