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Richard Lyness

Male 1865 - 1942  (77 years)


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  • Name Richard Lyness  [1
    Gender Male 
    Born 20 April 1865  Bathgate, Linlithgowshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 22 August 1942  Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I74569  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 26 August 2003 

    Family/Spouse Mary Dillon,   b. 28 November 1868, High Church, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. after August 1942  (Age > 74 years) 
    Married 15 November 1895  St. Rollox, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Transcript of an Entry in a Register of Marriages:
      Marriage Ref. No 1895 644/6 318
      15th November 1895 St. Mungo's Chapel, Glasgow Banns - Roman Catholic Church
      Richard Lyness, Augar screwing machinist, Bachelor, 28 years, 99 Albert Street, Glasgow
      Mary Dillon, Carpet weaver, Spinster, 26 years, 99 Albert Street, Glasgow
      Father: Richard Lyness, Bricklayer journeyman (deceased)
      Mother: Margaret Lyness ms Cronie
      Father: William Dillon, Ironwork timekeeper
      Mother: Catherine Dillon ms Green
      Married by Justin Muldoon
      Witnesses: Thomas Dillon & Mary Lyness [1]
    Children 
     1. Richard Lyness,   b. about 1898, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. William Lyness,   b. about 1901, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Arthur Lyness,   b. about 1903,   d. about 1916  (Age ~ 13 years)
    Family ID F52156  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ADDRESSES: Extract from 1901 Census for Scotland (downloaded September, 2002)
      GRO Code: 644/3 008 000
      Schedule No. 60, 20 Annfield Street
      Rooms with one or more windows: 2
      Richard Lyness, Head, Mar, 34 years, Auger Screwer, Worker, Born Bathgate
      Mary Lyness, Wife, Mar, 30 years, Born Lanarkshire, Glasgow
      Richard Lyness, Son, 3 years, Born Lanarkshire, Glasgow
      William Lyness, Son, 4 months, Born Larnarkshire, Glasgow

      DEATH: (image downloaded December 12, 2003)
      1942. Deaths in the District of Camlachie in the Burgh of Glasgow
      No. 555
      Richard Lyness Tool Machinist Married to Mary Dillon
      1942 August Twenty second 9h 40m P.M. 10 Roslea Drive Glasgow
      Male
      77 years
      Father: Richard Lyness Bricklayer (Deceased)
      Mother: Margaret Lyness m.s. Cromie (Deceased)
      Cause of Death: Carcinoma of the Oesophagus as Cert. by H. L. McCormick M.B.Ch.B.
      Informant: (signed) Mary Lyness Widow (Present)
      Registered: 1942 August 24th at Glasgow
      (signed) J.G. Malcolm Assistant Registrar, [1]

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


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