Jean Wilson

F, #2965, b. 24 October 1830, d. 21 September 1896
     Jean Wilson was born on 24 October 1830 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of George Wilson and Stewart McCallum. Jean Wilson was baptized on 31 October 1830 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1 Her family was known by the tee-name of "Brown". Jean Wilson was also known as Jane Wilson.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1851 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Wilson, head; Stewart Wilson, wife; Jean Wilson, daughter; Hellen Wilson, grandchild.2
She married Adam Wood at Seafield Church, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 20 April 1857.3 As of 20 April 1857, her married name was Jean Wood.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1861 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Adam Wood, 24; Jean Wood, 29; Jean Wood, 3; Margret Wood, 2.4

She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1871 census at 193 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Adam Wood, head; Jane Wood, wife; Jane Wood, daughter; Margret Wood, daughter; William Wood, son; Adam Wood, son.5

She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1881 census at 264 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Adam Wood "Wilkin", head; Jane Wilson "Brown", wife; Maggie Wood "Wilkin", daughter; William Wood "Wilkin", son; Adam Wood "Wilkin", son; Jane Wood "Wilkin", daughter; George Slater "Hassar", visitor.6

She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1891 census at 264 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Adam Wood "Wilkin", head; Jane Wood "Wilkin", wife; Jane Wood "Wilkin", daughter; Wm Wood "Wilkin", son; Adam Wood "Wilkin", son.7,8
Jean died on 21 September 1896 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 65.9 She was buried after 21 September 1896 at Cullen Cemetery, Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.9

Children of Jean Wilson and Adam Wood

Citations

  1. [S2505] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Jean Wilson, female. Birth: 24 OCT 1830. Christening: 31 OCT 1830 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: George Wilson. Mother: Stewart Mcallum."
  2. [S3941] 1851, Scottish Census, "Jean Wilson, daughter, unmarried, female, age 19, born in County Banff Portknockie, servant."
  3. [S2504] Adam Wood to Jane Wilson, Marriage entry, "On the twentieth day of April 1857 at Seafield Church, District of Seafield. Marriage (after banns) was solemnised between us according to the forms of the Established Church of Scotland. Adam Wood, His X Mark, Alexr. Fraser Registrar Witness, age 22, usual residence Portknockie, Fisherman, Bachelor, parents William Wood Fisherman (Deceased) and Jane Wood Maiden Name Wood. Jane Wilson, Her X Mark, Alexr. Fraser Registrar Witnefs, age 23, usual residence Portknockie, Domestic Servant, Spinster, parents George Wilson Fisherman and Stewart MacCallum (Deceased). Jas. Ledingham, Minr. of Seafield Ch. William Wood Witness. William Wilson Witness. The above Marriage was Registered by me at Cullen, on the first day of October, 1857, Jas. Ledingham Asst. Registrar."
  4. [S5450] 1861, Scottish Census, "Jean Wood, married, female, age 29, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, whitefisher's wife, resident at Portknockie."
  5. [S5451] 1871, Scottish Census, "Jane Wood, wife, married, female, age 40, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, resident at 193 Portknockie."
  6. [S5452] 1881, Scottish Census, "Jane Wilson "Brown", wife, married, female, age 50, born in Rathven, Banffshire, resident at 264 Portknockie."
  7. [S8323] 1891, Scottish census, "Jane Wood "Wilkin", wife, female, age 60, born in Rathven, Banffshire, resident at 264 Portknockie."
  8. [S5453] 1891, Scottish Census, "Jane Wood "Wilkin", wife, female, age 60, born in Rathven, Banffshire, resident in Church Street, Portknockie."
  9. [S2323] Jane Wood née Wilson, Gravestone inscription data, "NM200391, Jane Wood (née Wilson), c. 1835 to 21 SEP 1896. Date of Birth : c. 1835. Spouse's Name : Adam "Wilkin" Wood Fisherman. Headstone Ref : C(N)243. Date of Death : 21 SEP 1896. Place of Death : Portknockie."