Janet McDougal

Female Abt 1810 - 1895  (~ 85 years)


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  • Name Janet McDougal 
    Born Abt 1810  Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Reference Number 24443703 
    Reference Number 26747402 
    Reference Number 60 
    Died 1895  Colvend, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • == Biography ==
      Janet McDougal was born about 1810.
      ''It is likely, Janet was residing in High Street, Kirkcudbright in 1841 with an Alexander McDougal. The relationship, not confirmed, nor the location, however it could be her brother.'' "Scotland Census, 1841," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VYCM-YMD : 10 July 2019), Jane Mcdougal in household of Alexander Mcdougal, Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland; from "1841 England, Scotland & Wales census," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing p. 16, PRO HO 107, New Register House, Edinburgh; FHL microfilm 1,042,844.
      On 29th June, 1846, Janet married agricultural labourer, [[Hume-1525|Robert Hume]]. The marriage took place in Colvend, Kirkcudbrightshire. "Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XTR9-TZ5 : 10 February 2018), Robert Hume and Janet Mcdougal, 29 Jun 1846; citing Colvend,Kirkcudbright,Scotland, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 1,067,973, 102,337.
      Janet was a cook, but her husband passed away a short time after the birth of their last child and in 1851, Janet was left to fend for three children on her own. The family were very poor. "Scotland Census, 1851," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VY1S-PYG : 11 July 2019), Janet Hume, , Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland; from "1851 England, Scotland & Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing p. 8, PRO HO 107, The National Archives UK, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 1,042,551.
      In 1891, Janet was residing with her son, Robert. They were living in Colvend, Kirkcudbrightshire. "Scotland Census, 1891," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KSX7-L9L : 23 July 2019), Janet Hume in household of Robert Hume, Colvend, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland; from "1891 England, Scotland & Wales census," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing p. 9, GRO6/275, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 220,453.
      Janet passed away in 1895 at the age of 85. The death was registered in Colvend, Kirkcudbrightshire. Statutory Deaths: (https://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/) Scotland's People Reference: 861/15. Age: 85. RD Name: Colvend. - paywall website.

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    Family Robert Hume,   d. Bef 1851, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 29 Jun 1846  Colvend, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Janet Hume,   b. 21 Jun 1848, Colvend, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1901, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 52 years)
     2. Robert McDougal Hume,   b. 11 Jul 1846, Colvend, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Johnstone Hume,   b. 20 Dec 1849, Colvend, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1940, Dumfries, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F70  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart