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James Taylor

b. January 1851, d. after 7 May 1877

Birth

James Taylor was born in January 1851 at Clyde Ironworks in Old Monkland.1,2

Parents

FatherCharles Taylor (b. 29 June 1809, d. 7 May 1877)
MotherJane Robertson (b. circa 1813, d. 1 January 1896)

Working life

  • On 7 May 1871 James Taylor was a coal miner at 29 Mud Row, Clyde ironworks, in Old Monkland.2

Residence information

On 30 March 1851 they resided with parent (Charles Taylor, coal miner) in Old Monkland, Lanark, Scotland. The family of 54-year-old coal miner Alexander Taylor (with a wife and 5 children) lived next door. He may have been Charles' brother or uncle.1 On 7 April 1861 they resided with parent (Charles Taylor, coal miner) in Old Monkland, Lanark, Scotland.3 On 7 May 1871 he resided with parent (Charles Taylor, coal miner) in Old Monkland, Lanark, Scotland.2

Death

James Taylor died after 7 May 1877.4

Citations

  1. [S1000] Charles Taylor, 30 Mar 1851 Census UK, Edinburgh, Clyde Ironworks, Public Record Office, 652/1/23.
  2. [S1002] Charles Taylor, 2 Apr 1871 Census UK, Edinburgh, Old Monkland, Public Record Office, 652/1 1/12.
  3. [S1005] Charles Taylor, 7 Apr 1861 Census UK, Edinburgh, Clyde Ironworks, Public Record Office, 625/1 1/17.
  4. [S999] Death Certificate, Taylor, Charles, National Records of Scotland, Scotland, 652/1 107.
Last Edited9 May 2019