Robert Wallace

On November 2nd 1868, at Maryhill after Banns according to the form of the Catholic Church.
Robert Wallace (Iron Stone Miner) aged 24 of 10 Whitelaw St, Maryhill, Larnark: son of James Wallace (Iron Stone Miner) and Mary Wallace m/s McAlister (deceased):
married to
Isabella Collins (Calico Printfield Worker - spinster) aged 19 of 20 Whitelaw St, Maryhill: daughter of James Collins (Calico Printer) and Isabella Collins m/s McNeil.
Signed: Cameron C.C.
Witness: William Graham, Catherine McMurray

1881 Census

Dwelling: Main Road
Census Place: Liberton, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Source: FHL Film 0224022 GRO Ref Volume 693 EnumDist 7 Page 44

Robert Wallace (Coal Miner)
Married 37
b Barony, Lanark
Isabella (wife)
Married 31
b Barony, Lanark
Margaret (dau)
Scholar 12
b Barony, Lanark
Robert (son)
Scholar 10
b Barony, Lanark
Isabella (dau)
Scholar 8
b Barony, Lanark
Janet (dau)
Scholar 6
b Barony, Lanark
James (son)
b Barony, Lanark
Susannah (dau)
b Barony, Lanark
John (son)
1 month
b Barony, Lanark
John (son)
Coal Miner 16
b Barony, Lanark

Stray Wallace
On Susan's marriage certificate, Robert Wallace's occupation is given as Draper. In the 1891 Census of Stirling I found a Robert Wallace (Draper). For interest I have added him here.

25 George St
Robert Wallace (Head) married 30 M Draper Perthshire Muckart
Janet Wallace (Wife) married 34 F East Lothian Athelstaneford(?)
John M Wallace (son) 10 Stirling
Maggie P Wallace (daughter) 6 Stirling
Lily Wallace (daughter) 4 Stirling
Helen P Wallace (daughter) 2 Stirling.

1891 Census

Dwelling: 50 Front Row, West End Cottages.
Census Place: Lasswade, Loanhead, Midlothian, Scotland.
Source: ... Page 34

Robert Wallace Head,(Coal Merchant)
Unmarried 19
b Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Bella (Mother)
Widow 41
b Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Janet (sister) General servant
Unmarried 16
b Midlothian, Liberton
James (brother) Butchers apprentice
Unmarried 14
b Midlothian, Liberton
Susan (sister)
Scholar 12
b Midlothian, Liberton

Births from IGI

Margaret Collins
6 October 1857
Calton, Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland
James Collins
6 April 1864
Barony, Lanark, Scotland
Margaret Wallace
21 September 1869
Barony, Larnark
Robert Wallace
4 May 1871
Maryhill, Larnark
Isabella Wallace
10 April 1873
Barony, Larnark
Janet McCallister Wallace
30 December 1874
Liberton, Midlothian, Scotland


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