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Elizabeth Ferguson Born 28th January 1809 in St Quivox, Ayrshire.

Descendants of William Ferguson

 

Generation No. 1

1. WILLIAM FERGUSON was born Abt. 1815, and died Bef. 1865. He married JOHN KERR 11 March 1832 in Irvine, daughter of John Kerr and Joan McKelvie

More About WILLIAM FERGUSON:

1: Name confirmed ex Mary's marriage cert

Occupation: Master Shoemaker

More About JOHN KERR:

1: Name confirmed ex Mary's Marriage cert

Fact 2: Sometimes KER

Note John is: Female

Children of WILLIAM FERGUSON and JOHN KERR are:

2. i. MARY2 FERGUSON, b. 1845, Kilwinning.

ii. JOHN FERGUSON, b. Abt. 1845.

More About JOHN FERGUSON:

Fact 1: Mary had a brother John

Generation No. 2

2. MARY FERGUSON was born 1845 in Kilwinning. She married (1) JAMES FERGUSON 22 December 1865 in Kilwinning1, son of JAMES FERGUSON and MARGARET FERGUSON). She married (2) JAMES CALDERWOOD 16 July 1880 in Eglinton Ironworks, Kilwinning, son of WILLIAM CALDERWOOD and ELIZABETH MUIR.

More About MARY FERGUSON:

Census: 1881, aged 33

Fact 2: witnesses Agnes Montomery, James White

Occupation: 1865, Domestic Servant

More About JAMES FERGUSON:

1: 1865, Coal Miner

Fact 2: John Ferguson - brother in law

Occupation: D,Coal Miner Died of Asthma Fits

More About JAMES CALDERWOOD:

Census: 1881, aged 31 at 2 Single Row, Kilwinning

Fact 2: winesses John Ferguson, Ellen Connelly

Fact 3: Iron Works Labourer

Occupation: residence before marriage Green, Kilwinning

Children of MARY FERGUSON and JAMES FERGUSON are:

i. JANE

More About JANE FERGUSON:

Census: 1881, aged 15 at 2 Single Row, Kilwinning

ii. JAMES FERGUSON1, b. Abt. 1868.

More About JAMES FERGUSON:

Census: 1881, no mention of this child

iii. JOHN FERGUSON, b. 1868, Irvine, Ayrshire.

More About JOHN FERGUSON:

Census: 1881, aged 12, at 2 Single Row

3. iv. MARY FERGUSON, b. 15 July 1870, Bartonholm Colliery, Parish of Irvine; d. 13 November 1915, 13 Eglinton Road, Ardrossan.

v. ISA FERGUSON, b. 1872, Irvine, Ayrshire.

More About ISA FERGUSON:

Census: 1881, aged 8 at 2 Single Row

Child of MARY FERGUSON and JAMES CALDERWOOD is:

vi. WILLIAM CALDERWOOD, b. 16 November 1880, 2 Single Row, Ironworks, Kilwinning1.

More About WILLIAM CALDERWOOD:

Occupation: Ref 1880 599 218

Generation No. 3

3. MARY FERGUSON  was born 15 July 1870 in Bartonholm Colliery, Parish of Irvine, and died 13 November 1915 in 13 Eglinton Road, Ardrossan1. She married JOHN WILSON 5 April 1895 in Church of Scotland, Carment Street, Stevenston, son of THOMAS MCFADZEAN and MARGARET WILSON.

More About MARY FERGUSON:

Census: 1891, age 21 599 002 023 Kilwinning

Fact 2: 1891 Farm Servant, Cranberry Moss Farm, Kilwinning

Fact 3: died age 45 of Puerpiral Septicaemia & Asthma

Fact 5: witnesses Agnes Ferguson, Arthur Blair

Fact 6: Packer, ICI

Occupation: Buried Ardrossan Cem. 250

More About JOHN WILSON:

Census: Died age 66 of Cerebral Haemorrhage

Fact 2: 3 Carnlarg Roe 2 room with windows

Fact 3: Claimed father was Thomas McFadyan

Fact 5: born illegitimate

Fact 7: 1891 census age 20 003 045 Ard new

Fact 8: 1899, Valuation Roll has 2 possible addresses - 78 Montgomerie lane or 83 Glasgow St

Occupation: Locomotive Driver

Children of MARY FERGUSON and JOHN WILSON are:

4. i. JAMES WILSON, b. Abt. 1896.

5. ii. JOHN WILSON, b. Abt. 1896.

iii. WILLIAM WILSON, b. 6 December 1899, 48 Montgomerie Lane, Ardrossan; d. 10 January 1906, Ardrossan1.

More About WILLIAM WILSON:

Occupation: B, Buried Ardrossan Cem. 250

6. iv. MATHEW WILSON, b. 17 October 1904, 12 Barr St, Ardrossan; d. 3 December 1972, Irvine.

v. MARY WILSON, b. Abt. 1905; m. ? HIGHET.

More About ? HIGHET:

1 Son

7. vi. MARGARET WILSON, b. 4 June 1908, 2 Paisley St, Ardrossan; d. 15 March 1968.

vii. ROBERT WILSON, b. Abt. 1910;d ? m. MAY BEXENDALE. b? d?

8. viii. WILLIAM WILSON, b. 5 November 1915, 13 Eglinton Road, Ardrossan; d. 23 May 1976, Saltcoats.

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