Helen MORRISON

Female 1807 - 1885  (77 years)


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  • Name Helen MORRISON 
    Born 4 Sep 1807  Inverury, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 19 Sep 1807  Inverury, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Aberdeen, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Union Street

      1) COLSTON Alexander M 35, Teacher Of Music, born outside Census County
      2) «b»COLSTON Helen F 30, Dressmaker, born Aberdeenshire«/b»
      3) TAYLOR Robert M 40 Music Seller, born outside Census County
      4) DAVIDSON Jane F 25 Female Servant, born outside Census County
    Census 31 Mar 1851  Aberdeen, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 11 Diamond St

      1) COLSTON Alexander, head, married, M 45, Teacher Of Music, born Duddingston, Midlothian
      2) «b»COLSTON Helen, wife, married, F 43, Dressmaker, born Inverury, Aberdeenshire «/b»
      3) MORRISON Jessie, niece, unmarried, F 19, Dressmaker, born Alford, Aberdeenshire
      4) MORRISON Mary, niece, unmarried, F 16, Dressmaker, born Alford, Aberdeenshire
      5) TAYLOR Ann, servant, unmarried F 17, Domestic Servant, born Tarves, Aberdeenshire
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Old Machar, Aberdeen, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Don Bank cottage, Balgownie Rd,

      1) Richardson Alexander, head, married, 44, Proprietor (Planter W Indies), born Inverkiethne, Banffshire, Scotland
      2) Mary Alexander, wife, married, 28, Wife, born Alford, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
      3) Barbara Alexander, sister, unmarried, 46, Proprietor's Sister, born Inverkiethne, Banffshire, Scotland
      4) Douglas Alexander, relative, 11, Scholar, born Granada, West Indies
      5) Thomas Alexander, relative, 9, Scholar, born Granada, West Indies
      6) Rachal C Morrison, relative, unmarried, 20, Visitor, born Alford, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
      «b»7) Helen Colston, relative, married, 60, Visitor, born Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland«/b»
      8) Ann Kemp, servant, unmarried, 20, Domestic Servant, born Old Machar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
      9) William Allan, servant, 13, Domestic Servant, born Old Machar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
    Census 2 Apr 1871  St George In The East, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 57 Cannon Street

      1) John R Morrison, head, unmarried, 34, General Practitioner, born Scotland
      2) Rachel C Morrison, sister, unmarried, 30, Housekeeper, born Scotland
      3) Annie Alexander, niece, 6, School, born Scotland
      4) John J Winn, nephew, 3, born Stepney, Middlesex, England
      «b»5) Helen Colston, aunt, 63, born Scotland«/b»
      6) William Milne, assistant servant, 21, Dispenser Assistant, born Scotland
      7) Mary Mills, servant, 15, General Servant, born Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Old Machar, Aberdeen, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 11 Bonaccord Street

      1) Eliza Hart, head, widow, 49, Lodging House Keeper, born Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
      2) Jane Taylor, mother, widow, 69, born Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
      3) Mary J Lawson, servant, unmarried, 19, General Domestic Servant, born Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
      4) Helen Pegler, servant, unmarried, 17, General Domestic Servant, born Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
      «b»5 [Helen] Colston, boarder, widow, 74, Annuitant, born Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
      «/b»6) Henry Feggetter, boarder, unmarried 19, Stationer's Assistant, born Aberdeenshire, Scotland
      7) John W Stone, boarder, unmarried, 18, Lawyer's Clerk General, born England
      8) Edward Stone, boarder, 14, Scholar, born England


      NB: The first name of Helen Colston has been rendered LUCY by Findmypast and Scotland's People search. It is rendered LEROY by Ancestry. There is a Helen Pegler on the line above. Perhaps the enumerator got them mixed up.
    Occupation Dressmaker 
    • This was the occupation given in the 6 Jun 1841 census
    Died 23 Jun 1885  Aberdeen, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Aberdeen Journal 27 June 1885 page 4
      Deaths

      At 11 Bon-Accord Street, Aberdeen, on the 23rd curt., HELEN MORRISON, age 77, relict of the late Alexander Colston, music teacher, Aberdeen. All friends will please accept of this (the only) intimation.

      [curt. is short for current; this month]
    Person ID I1343  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2015 

    Family Alexander Thomson COLSTON,   b. 16 Nov 1805, Duddingston, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1875, Aberdeen, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 30 Apr 1835  Old Machar, Aberdeen, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2008 
    Family ID F10  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Sep 1807 - Inverury, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 19 Sep 1807 - Inverury, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Apr 1835 - Old Machar, Aberdeen, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 6 Jun 1841 - Aberdeen, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 31 Mar 1851 - Aberdeen, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 7 Apr 1861 - Old Machar, Aberdeen, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 2 Apr 1871 - St George in the East, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 3 Apr 1881 - Old Machar, Aberdeen, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Jun 1885 - Aberdeen, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S5] International Genealogical Index [IGI], (FamilySearch).

    2. [S247] FreeCEN 1841 Scotland Census [database on-line], (http://www.freecen.org.uk), Piece: SCT1841/168, folio 3, page 1, ED 2, Aberdeen Burgh-Aberdeenshire.

    3. [S248] FreeCEN 1851 Scotland Census [database on-line], (http://www.freecen.org.uk), Piece: SCT1851/168, folio 140, page 34, ED 21, Aberdeen Burgh-Aberdeenshire.

    4. [S764] Scotland 1861 Census, (findmypast.com), Parish: Old Machar; ED: 1A; Page: 25: Line: 3; Roll: CSSCT1861_26 Household of Richardson Alexander.

    5. [S675] England Census 1871, RG 10, (findmypast.co.uk [database online]), Piece 528, Folio 36, Page 28. St George East, London. Household of John R Morrison.

    6. [S765] Scotland 1881 Census, (findmypast.com), Parish: Old Machar, Household of Eliza Hart.

    7. [S759] The Buffalo News, (http://buffalonews.com/), Death notice, 27 June 1885, page4.

    8. [S5] International Genealogical Index [IGI], (FamilySearch), FHL Film 6901059.