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Margaret McCann

Female 1872 - 1923  (51 years)


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  • Name Margaret McCann  [1
    Gender Female 
    Born 2 April 1872  Milton, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 19 September 1923  Possilpark, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I74436  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 24 November 2003 

    Father Matthew McCann,   b. about 1831, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 September 1904, Milton, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Ann (Agnes) Shearer,   b. about 1836, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 February 1889, St. Rollox, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Family ID F52136  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Archibald Anderson,   b. 15 July 1868, Milton, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 April 1901, Milton, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 31 December 1890  Milton, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Transcript from a Register of Marriages (by Christine McCann)
      31st December 1890 (E47 Milton)
      Marriage of Margaret McCann to Archibald Anderson
      At 201 Garscube Road according to the Rites of the Church of Scotland
      Archibald Anderson, Potter (journeyman), Bachelor, age 22, 16 Garscadden Street
      Margaret McCann, Pottery worker, Spinster, age 18, 16 Garscadden Street
      Father: Archibald Anderson, Pottery foreman
      Mother: Henrietta Anderson ms Cameron
      Father: Matthew McCann, Canal boatman
      Mother: Ann McCann ms Shearer (deceased)
      (signed) David Cochrane and Jessie Anderson (witnesses)

      NB Jessie Anderson is Archibald's younger sister. [1]
    Children 
     1. Archibald Anderson,   b. 1 November 1891, Blythswood, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Isabella Anderson,   b. 11 November 1898, Milton, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 January 1913  (Age 14 years)
    Family ID F52141  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: (transcript by Christine McCann received July 21, 2002)
      GRO Code 644/7/779
      2nd April 1872
      Margaret McCann 9h 30m a.m. 12 William Street
      Father: Matthew McCann
      Mother: Ann McCann m.s. Shearer
      (signed) Ann McCann (her x mark)

      BIRTH: (Information taken from Margaret McCann's 1901 Poor Law application)
      Margaret was born at William Street, Glasgow.

      ADDRESSES: Extract from 1891 census (transcript by Christine McCann)
      16 Garscadden Street, Milton, 644-8, enu 73, page 10
      Archibald Anderson 47 Pottery Manager Lanarkshire
      Henrietta " 45 Wife Lanarkshire
      Archibald " 22 Potter Lanarkshire
      Margaret (McCann) Anderson 19 Daughter in Law Lanarkshire
      Jessie Anderson 19 Daughter Lanarkshire

      ADDRESSES: (from Matthew McCann's 1902 Poor Law application)
      Margaret Anderson ms McCann, widow of Archibald Anderson, was living at 99 Burnside Street, Glasgow.

      DEATH: (transcript by Christine McCann received November 4, 2003)
      Deaths in the District of Possilpark in the County of Lanark for 1923
      Margaret Anderson, widow of Archibald Anderson, Potter, (Journeyman)
      19th September 1923 at Ruchill Hospital, at 10h 15min. Usual Residence 445 Keppochill Road, Glasgow.
      Age 51
      Father: Matthew McCann, Canal Boatman (deceased)
      Mother: Ann McCann, ms Shearer (deceased)
      Cause of Death: Abdominal Tuberculosis and Cardiac Failure
      Cert. by E. Stoegard, MD
      Informant: (signed) Isabella McGovern, Sister, of 5 William Street, Cowcaddens, Glasgow, [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2020] GEDCOM file titled “Rankin August 2008.ged”, submitted by Bill Rankin.


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