Margaret Forbes

F, #4894, b. 30 January 1818, d. 14 November 1890
     Margaret Forbes was born on 30 January 1818 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of John Forbes and Ann Pirie. Margaret Forbes was baptized on 1 February 1818 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.2 She married William Wilson at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland, on 28 October 1841.3 As of 28 October 1841, her married name was Margaret Wilson.
She was listed as head of household in the 1851 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Margret Wilson, head; Ann Wilson, daughter; James Wilson, son; William Wilson, son; John Wilson, son; Barbra Downie, visitor.4

She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1861 census at 154 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: William Wilson, head; Margret Wilson, wife; Ann Wilson, daughter; James Wilson, son; William Wilson, son; John Wilson, son; Margret Wilson, daughter; Robert Wilson, son; George Wilson, son.5
Margaret died on 14 November 1890 at Banff, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 72.1

Children of Margaret Forbes and William Wilson

Citations

  1. [S2585] Maureen Flett, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Maureen Flett.
  2. [S4958] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "Margaret Forbes, female. Birth: 30 JAN 1818. Christening: 01 FEB 1818 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: John Forbes. Mother: Ann Pirie."
  3. [S3807] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, “William Wilson, male. Spouse: Margaret Forbes. Marriage: 28 OCT 1841 Cullen, Banff, Scotland”.
  4. [S4978] 1851, Scottish Census, "Margret Wilson, head, married, female, age 30, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, fisherman's wife, resident at Portknockie."
  5. [S4979] 1861, Scottish Census, "Margret Wilson, wife, married, female, age 42, born in Banffshire, Rathven, wife, resident at 154 Portknockie."