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Isabella McCann

Female 1873 - 1927  (53 years)


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  • Name Isabella McCann  [1
    Gender Female 
    Born 30 June 1873  Maryhill, Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 14 March 1927  Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I74437  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 10 July 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 John McGovern,   b. about 1863, Edinburgh, Edinburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 November 1919, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married 11 April 1898  Blythswood, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Transcript on an entry in a Register of Marriages (by Christine McCann)
      1898 Blythswood, Glasgow. 644/7/218
      11th April 1898 St. Aloysius Chapel
      John McGovern, Irondresser (journeyman), Widower, age 35 yrs, 5 Milton Street
      Isabella McCann, Pottery worker, age 24 yrs, 45 Milton Street
      Father: Peter McGovern, Mason (dec)
      Mother: Mary McQuiggan previously McGovern ms Stewart
      Father: Matthew McCann, Canal boatman
      Mother: Ann Shearer (dec)
      Witnesses: Darby Ferris & Annie Ferris [1]
    Children 
     1. Ann McGovern,   b. about 1899
     2. Ellen McGovern,   b. 29 December 1903, Milton, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. after September 1944  (Age > 41 years)
    Family ID F52142  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: Transcript of an entry in a Register of Births (by Christine McCann, July 2002)
      GRO Code 622/1 0380
      30th June 1873
      Isabella McCann
      10h 30m am 17 Broomhill Street
      Fahter: Matthew McCann, lighterman
      Mother: Ann Shearer
      (signed) Ann Shearer (her x mark) mother
      (signed) Gavin Buchanan Registrar

      ADDRESSES: (extract from 1891 census of Scotland)
      Isabella, age 17, is listed as a boarder living with the Pickering family headed by Elizabeth Pickering at 17 Broomhill St., St. Rollox, Glasgow. Her occupation is pottery worker (bencher).

      ADDRESSES:
      From her father Matthew's 1902 Poor Law application, Isabella was living at 5 William Street, Glasgow, with her husband, John McGovern, and two children.

      DEATH: (transcript by Christine McCann received July 10, 2003)
      14th March 1927 7h 10m p.m. 5 William Street Glasgow
      Isabella McGovern, widow of John McGovern, Irondresser
      age 52 years
      Father: Matthew McCann, Canal Boatman (deceased)
      Mother: Annie McCann m.s. Shearer (deceased)
      Cause of death: Capilliary Bronchitis 21 days
      as cert. by Alex Dickanson, MBch
      Informant: (signed) Ann Reilly, Daughter (present)
      21 Ellesmere Street, Glasgow
      Registered: 5 March at Glasgow
      (signed) John Richmond Registrar, [1]

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


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