Margaret Wanless

Margaret Wanless

Female 1844 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name Margaret Wanless 
    Born 1844  Alwinton, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 5 Mar 1844  Alwinton, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1851-1861  Town Foot Farm, Biddlestone, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • M.N. Nicholson witnessed her sister Eleanor's marriage in 1875.

      Probably married Matthew Y. Nicholson in 1Q 1866, Rothbury Reg. District (not at Alwinton or Holystone; checked PR)

      1871 Rookland, Biddleston, NBL (next to Sing Moor and Puncherton)
      Mathew Nicholson, 33, shepherd, b. Bellingham NBL
      Margaret Nicholson, 27, wife, b. Alwinton NBL
      Margaret W Nicholson, 3, dau, b. Alwinton NBL
      Ann R Nicholson, 1, dau, b. Alwinton NBL
      Charles Nicholson, 20, brother, single, shepherd, b. Greystead NBL
      Margaret Tully, 16, general domestic servant, b. Alnham NBL

      1881 Coatyards, Northumberland::
      Matthew Y. NICHOLSON Head M Male 43 Greystead, Northumberland, England Farmer Of 235 Acres Employg 3 Labs
      Margaret W. NICHOLSON Wife M Female 37 Alwinton, Northumberland, England
      Margaret W. NICHOLSON Daur Female 13 Alwinton, Northumberland, England Scholar
      Ann Y. NICHOLSON Daur Female 11 Alwinton, Northumberland, England Scholar
      Mary J. NICHOLSON Daur Female 9 Alwinton, Northumberland, England Scholar
      Thomas A.W. NICHOLSON Son Male 3 Alwinton, Northumberland, England
      Matthew Y. NICHOLSON Son Male 1 Netherwitton, Northumberland, England
      John W. HERDMAN Serv U Male 18 Wark, Northumberland, England Farm Servant Indoor
      Jane ANDERSON Serv U Female 38 Wark, Northumberland, England General Servant (Dom)
      Elizabeth PATTERSON Serv U Female 20 Alwinton, Northumberland, England General Servant (Dom)

      1891 Coatyards, Netherwitton parish, NBL
      Matthew Young Nicholson, 53, widower, farmer, Greystead, Bellingham
      Margaret W Nicholson, dau, 23, single, b. Biddlestone NBL
      Mary Jane Nicholson, dau, 19, single, b. Alwinton NBL
      Thomas A. W. Nicholson, son, 13, school, b. Alwinton NBL
      Matthew Y. Nicholson, son, 11, b. Netherwitton NBL
      Watler Rutherford, servant, 38, agricultural lab'r, b. Bellingham NBL
      Jane Anderson, visitor, 48, general house work, b. Wark NBL

      1901 Coatyards, Netherwitton parish, NBL
      Matthew Young Nicholson, 63, widower, farmer, Greystead NBL
      Margaret Wanless Nicholson, dau, 33, single, houseworker, b. Alwinton NBL
      Mary Jane Nicholson, dau, 29, single, houseworker, b. Alwinton NBL
      Thomas Archbold W. Nicholson, son, 23, working on farm, b. Alwinton NBL
      Jane Hogg, servant, 18, general servant, b. Americ [American]
      William Oliver, servant, 15, general farm work, b.Morpeth NBL

      1911 Coatyards, Morpeth, NBL
      Matthew Young Nicholson, 73, widower, farmer, b. Greystead NBL
      Margaret Wanless Nicholson, dau, 43, single, all farm work, b. Alwinton NBL
      Mary Jane Nicholson, dau, 40, single, all work at a farmplace, b. Alwinton NBL
      Edward Nicholson, grandson, 18, single, working on farm, b. Netherwitton NBL
      John Hedley, servant, 27, single, single, working on farm, b. Bellingham NBL
      Jane Burton Hale, servant, 21, single, general servant, b. Bedlington NBL

      Matthew, earlier:
      1861 Puncherton, Biddleston, NBL
      Mathew Young Nicholson, 23, single, shepherd, b. Greystead NBL
      George Young, 21, servant, single, shepherd, b. Alwinton NBL
      Ann Nichol, 20, servant, single, 20, b. Alwinton NBL
      -- this is just a few pages away from Biddleston Town Foot, where his future wife Margaret lived

      1851 Burdonside, Tarretburn [near Bellingham]
      head absent
      Elizabeth Young, 43, wife, farmer's wife, b. Alwinton NBL
      Matthw Y Nicholson, 14, grandson, employed on farm, b. Greystead NBL
      Thomas Tillie, 38, servant, married, farm servant, b. Bellingham NBL
      Mary Newton, 16, servant, single, house servant, b. Thorneyburn NBL

      1841 Barks or Birks, Smailsmouth Township, Gaystead or Greystead, NBL
      Ann Nicholson, 29, all born in NBL
      Edward Nicholson, 6
      Jane Nicholson, 7
      Matthew Nicholson, 4
      Thomas Nicholson, 2
      Elizabeth Nicholson, 4 months
      Thomas Bell, 15, male servant
      Margaret Hogg, 15, female servant, b. Scotland
    Person ID I1513  2: George Wanless & Bessie Cairns of Auchope Farm, Yetholm Parish, Roxburghshire, Scotland
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2013 

    Father Archibald Wanless,   b. 1811, Auchope, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1851, Town Foot Farm, Biddlestone, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Mother Margaret Brown,   b. 1815, Town Foot Farm, Biddlestone, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1891, St. Michael's Church, Alwinton, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 16 Nov 1838  Alwinton, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Family ID F98  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S137] 1851 Census, England, TOWN FOOT FARM ARCHIBALD WANLESS H. (Reliability: 1).
      M. 40 farmer & 810 acres Scotland Margaret Wanless W.M 36 Scotland William Wanless son 11 scholar Alwinton Mary Wanless dau 8 " Margaret Wanless dau 7 " Elenor dau 3 " James Wanless ser 20 Farm lad " William Fail ser 17 Shepherd " Eleanor Milburn ser 16 House servant " George Seton lodger 50 Saddler Bellingham

    2. [S84] Ewen Herbert.

    3. [S158] British Isles Vital Records Index (LDS), EXTRACTED FROM FHL 1068613 (Reliability: 3).
      Archibald Wanless, son of William Wanless, & Margaret Brown, dau. of Andrew Brown, married 16 Nov 1838 at Alwinton, Northumberland