Matilda Jane Boyd Logan, 18851945 (aged 60 years)

Name
Matilda Jane Boyd /Logan/
Given names
Matilda Jane Boyd
Surname
Logan
Birth July 13, 18857.00 p.m. 30 26
Address: 26 Simpson's Rows, Broxburn
Note: Matilda's father David made his x mark. He was described as a retortman (a very dusty job in a shale…

Matilda's father David made his x mark. He was described as a retortman (a very dusty job in a shale mine).

Census 1891 (aged 5 years)
Citation details: Parish of Uphall, village of Broxburn
Text: At 13 Simpson's Rows: David Logan, head, married, 39, retortman, born Ireland Jane Logan, wife, 33, born Ireland Matilda Logan, daughter, 5, scholar, born Broxborn Linlithgowshire John Logan, son, 3, born ditto Robert McCord, father-in-law, widower, surfaceman, born Ireland Hugh McCord, brother-in-law, unmarried, 21 [or 27] shale miner, born Ireland Andrew Wilson, boarder, widower, 60, surfaceman, born Ireland Thomas Casley, boarder, unmarried 21, shale miner, born Ireland
Census March 21, 1901 (aged 15 years)
Address: 9 Montgomery's Buildings, Broxburn
Note: Matilda a dressmaker aged 15, living with her mother Jane aged 42 and her brother John aged 13.
MarriageRobert Shaw LoganView this family
June 14, 1907 (aged 21 years) Husband: 31 Wife: 21
Address: West United Free Manse Broxburn
Note: Robert was described as a shale miner and Matilda a housekeeper. Their usual residence was recorded…

Robert was described as a shale miner and Matilda a housekeeper. Their usual residence was recorded as Bank Cottages, Broxburn.

Death December 17, 1945 (aged 60 years)

Family with parents
father
18551900
Birth: about 1855Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: January 28, 1900Uphall, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
mother
18591901
Birth: about 1859 33 33Ireland
Death: August 9, 1901Broxburn, Linlithgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Marriage MarriageFebruary 11, 1884Ballymena, Antrim, Ireland
17 months
herself
18851945
Birth: July 13, 1885 30 26Uphall, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: December 17, 1945
3 years
younger brother
18881969
Birth: February 21, 1888 33 29Uphall, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 1969Uphall, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
Family with Robert Shaw Logan
husband
18751924
Birth: June 6, 1875Antrim, Ireland
Death: February 7, 1924Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
herself
18851945
Birth: July 13, 1885 30 26Uphall, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: December 17, 1945
Marriage MarriageJune 14, 1907Uphall, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
1 month
daughter
19071982
Birth: July 26, 1907 32 22Uphall, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 1982Uphall, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
8 years
daughter
19151971
Birth: October 25, 1915 40 30Uphall, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 1971
BirthDocument - Birth Certificate
CensusGeneral Register Office for Scotland. Scotland's People. Census 1891 [Database Online]
Citation details: Parish of Uphall, village of Broxburn
Text: At 13 Simpson's Rows: David Logan, head, married, 39, retortman, born Ireland Jane Logan, wife, 33, born Ireland Matilda Logan, daughter, 5, scholar, born Broxborn Linlithgowshire John Logan, son, 3, born ditto Robert McCord, father-in-law, widower, surfaceman, born Ireland Hugh McCord, brother-in-law, unmarried, 21 [or 27] shale miner, born Ireland Andrew Wilson, boarder, widower, 60, surfaceman, born Ireland Thomas Casley, boarder, unmarried 21, shale miner, born Ireland
CensusWebsite - Scotland Census 21 Mar 1901
MarriageDocument - Marriage Certificate
DeathEmail - Shaw, Liz - May 2009
Birth

Matilda's father David made his x mark. He was described as a retortman (a very dusty job in a shale mine).

Census

Matilda a dressmaker aged 15, living with her mother Jane aged 42 and her brother John aged 13.

Marriage

Robert was described as a shale miner and Matilda a housekeeper. Their usual residence was recorded as Bank Cottages, Broxburn.