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John McGovern

Male about 1863 - 1919  (~ 56 years)


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  • Name John McGovern  [1
    Gender Male 
    Born about 1863  Edinburgh, Edinburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 17 November 1919  Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I74440  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 25 November 2003 

    Family/Spouse Isabella McCann,   b. 30 June 1873, Maryhill, Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 March 1927, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 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 
    • ADDRESSES: Extract from the 1901 census (transcript by Christine McCann)
      William Street, 644-8 enu 55 page 22
      John McGovern 38 Irondresser Edinburgh
      Isabella " 28 Wife Lanarkshire
      John " 16
      Margaret " 13 Scholar
      Annie " 2

      DEATH: (transcript by Christine McCann received July 10, 2003)
      17th November 1919 5h 10m P.M. 5 William Street, Glasgow
      John McGovern, Brassdresser, married to 1st Mary Turner, 2nd Isabella McCann
      Age 55 years
      Father: Patrick McGovern, Mason (deceased) *
      Mother: Mary McGovern m.s. Stewart (deceased)
      Cause of death: Chronic Bronchitis
      as Cert. by Alex Dickinson, MD
      Informant: (signed) I McGovern, Widow (present)
      Registered: 18th November, Glasgow
      (signed) John Richmond Registrar

      * John McGovern's father is more likely to be Peter McGovern, as stated in the transcript of his marriage to Isabella McCann in 1898, [1]

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


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