Janet Finlay Knight, 18441891 (aged 46 years)

Name
Janet Finlay /Knight/
Given names
Janet Finlay
Surname
Knight
Name
Janet Finlay /Kelly/
Type of name
married name
Birth
Census
Citation details: Cumbernauld
Text:

6 Main Street
John Knight, head, married, 27, shoemaker, born Edinburghshire, North Leith
Agnes Knight, wife, married, 24, handloom weaver (cotton) born Cumbernauld Dunbartonshire
Janet Knight, daughter, 5, scholar, born Cumbernauld Dunbartonshire
John Knight, son, 3, born Cumbernauld Dunbartonshire
William Knight, 1, born Cumbernauld Dunbartonshire
Jean Knight, sister, unmarried, 16, house servant, born Lanarkshire, Barony Glasgow? [illegible]

Census
Text:

At Barnhill Wingate's Land Upper Flat:
John Knight, 37, Head, born Leith, Edinburghshire, Limestone Miner
Agnes Knight, wife, 35, born Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire
Janet Knight, 15, Daughter, born Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire
John Knight, 13, Son, born Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire
James Knight, 8, Son, born Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire
Thomas Knight, 5, Son, born Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire
Hugh Knight, 1, Son, born Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire

Religious marriage
Text:

Husband's age at marriage: 19
Wife's age at marriage: 19
After Banns according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland. Thomas Kelly his x mark. Janet Findlay witness and Grace Dick witnesses to signatures. Janet Knight her x mark. Thomas Kelly coal miner and Janet Knight worker at paper mill, both 19 from Armadale. Charles Kelly father, Jane Kelly nee Holt? (deceased) mother. John Knight coal miner father. Agnes Knight nee Fram (sic) mother. Signed Alex Rodgers minister. John Holt witness and Helen Russell witnesses. Registered March 7 1864 at Bathgate.

Census
Census
Text:

Age at this event: 46

Death
Text:

Tumor of the Mediastinum 3 months
Age:46
Certified by James Duncan M.B. Thomas Kelly widower present. Registered July 28 1891 William Spence Registrar.

Family with parents
father
18241891
Birth: about 1824 North Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: November 29, 1891West Calder, Midlothian, Scotland
mother
18251866
Birth: October 30, 1825 25 20 Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: June 23, 1866Armadale, Linlithgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Religious marriage Religious marriageJuly 26, 1844Cumbernauld, Dunbarton, Scotland, United Kingdom
4 months
herself
18441891
Birth: November 17, 1844 20 19 Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: July 28, 1891Cleland, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
3 years
younger brother
18471905
Birth: June 23, 1847 23 21 Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: after 1905
3 years
younger brother
18501851
Birth: January 27, 1850 26 24 Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 1851Scotland, United Kingdom
3 years
younger brother
1852
Birth: September 11, 1852 28 26 Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
3 years
younger brother
18551909
Birth: June 12, 1855 31 29 Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: February 19, 1909Newarthill, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
5 years
younger brother
18601919
Birth: March 26, 1860 36 34 Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: March 11, 1919Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
6 years
younger brother
18651866
Birth: November 11, 1865 41 40 Armadale, Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland
Death: June 22, 1866Bathgate, Linlithgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Family with Thomas Kelly
husband
1842
Birth: about 1842 19 18 Bo'ness, Linlithgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
herself
18441891
Birth: November 17, 1844 20 19 Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: July 28, 1891Cleland, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Religious marriage Religious marriageApril 4, 1864Armadale, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
21 months
son
1865
Birth: about 1865 23 20 Armadale, Linlithgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
3 years
daughter
1867
Birth: about 1867 25 22 Woodend, Linlithgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
3 years
son
1869
Birth: about 1869 27 24 Woodend, Linlithgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
4 years
daughter
18721951
Birth: June 10, 1872 30 27 Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: May 20, 1951Toronto, Ontario, Canada
4 years
daughter
1875
Birth: about 1875 33 30 Bothwell Par, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Death:
3 years
son
1877
Birth: about 1877 35 32 Blantyre, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
4 years
daughter
1880
Birth: about 1880 38 35 Crofthead, Linlithgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
6 years
daughter
1885
Birth: about 1885 43 40 Shotts, Western District, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Death:
Birth
Census
Citation details: Cumbernauld
Text:

6 Main Street
John Knight, head, married, 27, shoemaker, born Edinburghshire, North Leith
Agnes Knight, wife, married, 24, handloom weaver (cotton) born Cumbernauld Dunbartonshire
Janet Knight, daughter, 5, scholar, born Cumbernauld Dunbartonshire
John Knight, son, 3, born Cumbernauld Dunbartonshire
William Knight, 1, born Cumbernauld Dunbartonshire
Jean Knight, sister, unmarried, 16, house servant, born Lanarkshire, Barony Glasgow? [illegible]

Census
Text:

At Barnhill Wingate's Land Upper Flat:
John Knight, 37, Head, born Leith, Edinburghshire, Limestone Miner
Agnes Knight, wife, 35, born Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire
Janet Knight, 15, Daughter, born Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire
John Knight, 13, Son, born Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire
James Knight, 8, Son, born Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire
Thomas Knight, 5, Son, born Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire
Hugh Knight, 1, Son, born Cumbernauld, Dunbartonshire

Religious marriage
Text:

Husband's age at marriage: 19
Wife's age at marriage: 19
After Banns according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland. Thomas Kelly his x mark. Janet Findlay witness and Grace Dick witnesses to signatures. Janet Knight her x mark. Thomas Kelly coal miner and Janet Knight worker at paper mill, both 19 from Armadale. Charles Kelly father, Jane Kelly nee Holt? (deceased) mother. John Knight coal miner father. Agnes Knight nee Fram (sic) mother. Signed Alex Rodgers minister. John Holt witness and Helen Russell witnesses. Registered March 7 1864 at Bathgate.

Census
Text:

Age at this event: 37

Census
Text:

Age at this event: 46

Death
Text:

Tumor of the Mediastinum 3 months
Age:46
Certified by James Duncan M.B. Thomas Kelly widower present. Registered July 28 1891 William Spence Registrar.

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Double Dandy Row (Janet's residence on 5 April 1891) was owned by William Dixon Ltd, who ran the Carfin and Cleland Mines - Situated near Motherwell. Double Dandy Row consisted of 8 One-apartment houses, Rental £4 11s in 1910.

* One storey, stone built - Erected over 60 years before 1910 - no damp-proof course - Walls plastered on solid - Floors below ground level - Brick floors in kitchen, wood floors in rooms - Plaster on walls broken in some houses and back wall of some houses slightly damp.
* No overcrowding – apartments fair size
* No gardens – no wash houses – no coal cellars
* 4 water closets at rear of row, giving one closet for every 4 houses
* Dustbins provided
* Sinks inside with gravitation water
* Drainage to main sewer – within a special district
* Scavenged 3 times per week – within a special district
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