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Betty Edward

F, #9889, b. circa 1810
Last Edited: 14 Apr 2015
  • Married Name: As of 21 January 1832, her married name was Adamson.
  • (Spouse) Death: Her spouse Charles Adamson died on 24 January 1884 at Latch Road, Brechin, Forfarshire, Scotland, ; 1884 deaths in the district of Brechin in the county of Forfar, ref 24; Charles Adamson market gardener widower of Elizabeth Edwards; 1884 January Twentyfourth 5h 0m am Latch Road Brechin; male 74 years; Thomas Adamson pendicler (dec) Agnes Adamson MS Carr (dec); inflamation of lungs as cert by J P Myles MB CM; Jessie Adamson daughter (present); 1884 January 24 at Brechin Robt Meldrum registrar.3

Census Events

Member of Household6 June 1841Betty Edward was listed in the 1841 census at Broomfield, Brechin, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Adamson, Charles, m, 30, ag lab, Angus; Adamson, Betty, f, 30, Angus.4
Spouse30 March 1851She was listed in the household of Charles Adamson in the 1851 census at Dubton Servts House, Brechin, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Charles Adamson, head, 43, ag lab, Kirriemuir; Betty Edward, wife, 44, Brechin. William Adamson, Thomas Adamson and Jessie Smith Adamson were also listed in the household.5
Spouse7 April 1861She was listed in the household of Charles Adamson in the 1861 census at Bank of Gallery, Logie Pert, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Charles Adamson, head, 50, farm manager, Kirrie; Betsy Adamson, wife, 50, Brechin.6
Spouse2 April 1871She was listed in the household of Charles Adamson in the 1871 census at Latch, Brechin, Forfarshire, Scotland, . Charles Adamson, head, 61, market gardener, Kirriemuir; Elizabeth Adamson, wife, 61, Brechin. Jessie Smith Adamson and Elizabeth Edwards Hendry were also listed in the household.7


Charles Adamson b. c 1808, d. 24 Jan 1884


Agnes Adamson+ b. 17 Oct 1832
William Adamson b. 16 Mar 1834
George Adamson b. 24 Sep 1837
Christian Edward Adamson b. 22 Sep 1838
Thomas Adamson b. 15 Dec 1839
Jessie Smith Adamson b. 19 May 1844


  1. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), LDS M112754 [Jun 2009].
  2. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI), LDS M113054 [Jun 2009].
  3. [S50] Unknown subject, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (New Register House, Edinburgh, Scotland: General Record Office of Scotland), GROS statutory deaths 1884 Brechin 275/00 0024 [Dec 2010].
  4. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) FREEcen SCT1841/275 Brechin enum 2 folio 12 page 2, Broomfield [Jun 2009].
  5. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) 1851 census Brechin Forfarshire [Dec 2010].
  6. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) 1861 census Logie Pert Forfarshire [Dec 2010].
  7. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) 1871 census Brechin Forfarshire [Dec 2010].