Clan Moffat Crest Clan Moffat Crest

Clan Moffat Genealogy Online


Helen McCann

Helen McCann

Female 1878 -

Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Helen McCann  [1
    Born 11 July 1878  Maryhill, Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Person ID I74438  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 30 September 2002 

    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) 
    Married 14 February 1855  Central District, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Extract of an entry in a Register of Marriages
      No. 32
      At St. Mungo's Church, on February 14th 1855 Marriage (after Banns) was solemnized between us according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Roman Catholic Church
      Mathew McCann (his X Mark) Parks Court Drygate Lane Glasgow (Present) Garngadhill (Usual), 23, Boatman, Bachelor, Glasgow
      Father: Henry McCann, Boatman
      Mother: Mary McCann Maiden Name Stewart (deceased)
      Agnes Shearer (her X Mark) Garngadhill Glasgow (Present) Parks Court Drygate (Usual), 19, House Servant, Spinster, Donegal Ireland
      Father: James Shearer Collier (deceased)
      Mother: Rose Shearer Maiden Name Bryce
      (Signed) Archd. Chisholm Catholic Priest
      (Signed) James Raverty Witness (his X Mark)
      (Signed) Mary Murray Witness
      Registered: 1855 February Sixteenth At Glasgow (signed) Thomas Davidson Registrar
      Extracted from the Register of Marriages, for the Central District, in the Burgh of Glasgow [1]
    Family ID F52136  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Alexander Somers Mcphee,   b. about 1878,   d. 27 May 1905, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years) 
    Married 3 June 1898  Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • (image downloaded July 14, 2003)
      1898. Marriages in the Parish of Stirling in the Burgh of Stirling
      No. 30
      1898. on the Third day of June at ??? Temperance Hotel Arcade, Stirling
      After Banns according to the Forms of the Established Church of Scotland
      (signed) Alex. Somers McPhee, Farm Servant (Bachelor), age 19, Thornhill, Perthshire
      Father: William Somers McPhee, Vanman
      Mother: Mary McLaren, Domestic Servant, now married to John MacFarlane, Vanman
      (signed) Nellie McKay, Domestic Servant (Spinster), age 19, Thornhill, Perthshire
      Father: Matthew Mackay , Ship-master, Merchant Service
      Mother: Annie Mackay m.s. Shearer (deceased)
      (signed) ??? Lang, Minister of Stirling
      (signed) John Black, Witness
      (signed) M Anderson, Witness
      Registered: 1898 June 4th at Stirling
      (signed) ???? Registrar [1]
    Children 
     1. Helen Somers Mcphee,   b. 1903
    Family ID F52143  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: Transcript of an entry in a Register of Births (by Christine McCann, July 2002)
      GRO Code 622/1 485
      11th July 1878
      Helen McCann
      3h am 56 Mansion Street, Possilpark, Maryhill Parish
      Father: Matthew McCann, Canal boatman
      Mother: Ann Shearer
      (signed) Ann Shearer (her x mark)
      (signed) Robert Macindoe Assistant Registrar

      ADDRESSES:
      From her father Matthew's 1902 Poor Law application, Helen/Nellie was living in Stirling with her husband, Alexander McPhie, and two children. [1]

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



This site powered by The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding v. 13.1.2, written by Darrin Lythgoe © 2001-2022.

Maintained by Clan Moffat Society.