Elizabeth Lennon, 18451907 (aged 62 years)

Name
Elizabeth /Lennon/
Given names
Elizabeth
Surname
Lennon
Married name
Elizabeth /McKnight/
Name
Elizabeth /Lenning/
Given names
Elizabeth
Surname
Lenning
Birth about 1845
MarriageSamuel McKnightView this family
October 8, 1866 (aged 21 years)
Note: Elizabeth was described as a Mill Winder, spinster aged 21 of Clarkston. Samuel was described as an ironstone miner aged 22 of Airdrie.
Census April 1871 (aged 26 years)
Text:

Counted at house south of Drum Cathie Road, New Monkland: Samuel McKnight, head, 27, born Ireland, a miner Elizabeth L. McKnight, 26, born Ireland, wife Elizabeth L. McKnight, 2, daughter born Airdrie Lanarkshire Archibald McKnight, 4 months, born Airdrie Lanarkshire Brown, John, 28, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, lodger and miner Brown, Sarah, 24, forn Raynard, Lanarkshire, lodger

Census April 1881 (aged 36 years)
Text:

Counted at 30 Burn Row: Samuel McNight, 25, born Airdrie Lanarkshire a coal miner Elizabeth McNight, 31, born Ireland, wife Elizabeth McNight, 12, daughter born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Archibald McNight, 10, son, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Maria McNight, 8, daughter, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Georgina McNight, 6, daughter, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Ellen McNight, 2, daughter, born Slamannan Stirlingshire John McNight, 5 months, son, born Slamannan Stirlingshire

Census April 1891 (aged 46 years)
Text:

Counted at Burn row: Samuel McKnight, 44, born Ireland a coal miner Elizabeth McKnight, 43, born Ireland, wife Elizabeth McKnight, 22, daughter, born Airdrie Lanarkshire a colliery labourer Archibald McKnight, 20, son, born Airdrie, Lanarkshire, a coal miner Helen McKnight, 12, daughter born Slamannan Stirlingshire a scholar Samuel McKnight, 4, son, born Slamannan Stirlingshire David Shaw, 3 months, grandson, born Slamannan Stirlingshire

Census 1901 (aged 56 years)
Text:

Counted at New Street: Donald [sic] McKnight, head, 54, born Ireland, coal miner hewer Elizabeth McKnight, wife, 53, born Ireland Nellie McKnight, daughter, 21, born Slamannan Stirlingshire, a tailor machinist Samuel McKnight, son, 14, born Slamannan Stirlingshire, a colliery labourer David McKnight, 19, grandson, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar James Givans, 24, boarder, born Slamannan Stirlingshire, a colliery clerk

Death November 2, 1907 (aged 62 years)
Citation details:

No. 218

Text:

Elizabeth McKnight married to Samuel McKnight a coal miner died 2 Nov 1907 at 6.50 pm Rosedale Cottage Newstevenston Female age 59 daughter of John Lennon a master builder deceased and Maria Lennon see Leslie deceased Cause of death senile decay 6 months informant Samuel McKnight, widower, present Buried 4 Nov 1907 at Holytown

Burial November 4, 1907 (2 days after death)
Source: Gravestone
Text:

IN LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF ELIZABETH LENNON BELOVED WIFE OF SAMUEL MCKNIGHT DIED 2ND OF NOVEMBER 1907 AGED 59 YEARS THEIR DAUGHTER GEORGINA MCKNIGHT WIFE OF DAVID M. SMITH DIED 6TH AUGUST 1908 AGED 33 YEARS ALSO THE ABOVE SAMUEL MCKNIGHT DIED 16 MARCH 1919 AGED 74 YEARS ALSO OF JOHN AND SAMUEL WHO DIED IN INFANCY

Family with parents
father
mother
Marriage
Marriage:
herself
18451907
Birth: about 1845Ireland
Death: November 2, 1907New Stevenston, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Family with Samuel McKnight
husband
18441919
Birth: 1844 26 16Ireland
Death: March 16, 1919Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland, United Kingdom
herself
18451907
Birth: about 1845Ireland
Death: November 2, 1907New Stevenston, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Marriage
Marriage: October 8, 1866Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
2 years
daughter
18681959
Birth: about 1868 24 23Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: February 9, 1959Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
3 years
son
McKnight, Archibald (1870-1958)
18701958
Birth: November 17, 1870 26 25Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: July 17, 1958Manly, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
18731963
Birth: about 1873 29 28Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: April 14, 1963Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
3 years
daughter
18751908
Birth: about 1875 31 30Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: August 6, 1908
5 years
daughter
18791972
Birth: about 1879 35 34Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: July 7, 1972Queensland, Australia
2 years
son
18801883
Birth: 1880 36 35Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 1883Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
4 years
son
18831883
Birth: 1883 39 38Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 1883Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
5 years
son
1887
Birth: about 1887 43 42Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
BirthAncestry.com. 1871 Scotland Census (2-3 Apr 1871) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
MarriageGeneral Register Office for Scotland. Scotland's People. Register of Statutory Marriages [Database Online]
CensusAncestry.com. 1871 Scotland Census (2-3 Apr 1871) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
Text:

Counted at house south of Drum Cathie Road, New Monkland: Samuel McKnight, head, 27, born Ireland, a miner Elizabeth L. McKnight, 26, born Ireland, wife Elizabeth L. McKnight, 2, daughter born Airdrie Lanarkshire Archibald McKnight, 4 months, born Airdrie Lanarkshire Brown, John, 28, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, lodger and miner Brown, Sarah, 24, forn Raynard, Lanarkshire, lodger

CensusAncestry.com. 1881 [3/4 Apr 1881] Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
Text:

Counted at 30 Burn Row: Samuel McNight, 25, born Airdrie Lanarkshire a coal miner Elizabeth McNight, 31, born Ireland, wife Elizabeth McNight, 12, daughter born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Archibald McNight, 10, son, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Maria McNight, 8, daughter, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Georgina McNight, 6, daughter, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Ellen McNight, 2, daughter, born Slamannan Stirlingshire John McNight, 5 months, son, born Slamannan Stirlingshire

CensusAncestry.com. 1891 Scotland Census (5/6 Apr) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007.
Text:

Counted at Burn row: Samuel McKnight, 44, born Ireland a coal miner Elizabeth McKnight, 43, born Ireland, wife Elizabeth McKnight, 22, daughter, born Airdrie Lanarkshire a colliery labourer Archibald McKnight, 20, son, born Airdrie, Lanarkshire, a coal miner Helen McKnight, 12, daughter born Slamannan Stirlingshire a scholar Samuel McKnight, 4, son, born Slamannan Stirlingshire David Shaw, 3 months, grandson, born Slamannan Stirlingshire

CensusAncestry.com. 1901 Scotland Census (31 Mar/1 Apr) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
Text:

Counted at New Street: Donald [sic] McKnight, head, 54, born Ireland, coal miner hewer Elizabeth McKnight, wife, 53, born Ireland Nellie McKnight, daughter, 21, born Slamannan Stirlingshire, a tailor machinist Samuel McKnight, son, 14, born Slamannan Stirlingshire, a colliery labourer David McKnight, 19, grandson, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar James Givans, 24, boarder, born Slamannan Stirlingshire, a colliery clerk

DeathGeneral Register Office for Scotland. Scotland's People. Register of Statutory Deaths [Database Online]
Citation details:

No. 218

Text:

Elizabeth McKnight married to Samuel McKnight a coal miner died 2 Nov 1907 at 6.50 pm Rosedale Cottage Newstevenston Female age 59 daughter of John Lennon a master builder deceased and Maria Lennon see Leslie deceased Cause of death senile decay 6 months informant Samuel McKnight, widower, present Buried 4 Nov 1907 at Holytown

BurialGeneral Register Office for Scotland. Scotland's People. Register of Statutory Deaths [Database Online]
BurialGravestone
Text:

IN LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF ELIZABETH LENNON BELOVED WIFE OF SAMUEL MCKNIGHT DIED 2ND OF NOVEMBER 1907 AGED 59 YEARS THEIR DAUGHTER GEORGINA MCKNIGHT WIFE OF DAVID M. SMITH DIED 6TH AUGUST 1908 AGED 33 YEARS ALSO THE ABOVE SAMUEL MCKNIGHT DIED 16 MARCH 1919 AGED 74 YEARS ALSO OF JOHN AND SAMUEL WHO DIED IN INFANCY

Marriage

Elizabeth was described as a Mill Winder, spinster aged 21 of Clarkston. Samuel was described as an ironstone miner aged 22 of Airdrie.