Robert Wanless

Robert Wanless

Male Abt 1855 - 1908  (~ 53 years)

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  • Name Robert Wanless 
    Born Abt 1855  Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1861  Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Dundee - 29 or 30 Small's Lane (2nd district) (282/02 014/02 032)
      Jean Wanless, hd, md, 42, seaman's wife, b. Dundee
      Mary Ann, dau, 13, mill worker, Dundee
      Robert, son, 7, scholar
    Census 1881  Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • with parents
    Occupation around Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • fireman (1881), hammerman/striker (1884-1885), stoker in a jute factory (1882, 1887-1890), fireman at a quarry at Strathmartine (1899), jute mill night watchman (1908)
    Occupation Strathmartine, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • fireman at a quarry
    Residence 1881-1882  5 Smalls Lane, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • lived at 13 Baxter St, Dundee, in 1892
    Residence 1902  Fallows Terrace, Rosemill Strathmartine, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • mother's death record
    Residence 1908  Lochee, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • jute mill night watchman
    Died 12 May 1908  St. Mary, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I45  54: James Wanless & Jean Whyte / William Wanless & Anne Johnstone
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2010 

    Father James Keillor Wanless,   b. 27 Sep 1818, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1892, St. Peter, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Jane Stormonth Anderson,   b. Abt 1818, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1902, St. Peter, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Married 24 Jul 1841  Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet

    Family Elizabeth Neilson Auld,   b. Abt 1860, (probably) Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 11 Dec 1882  Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Margaret Wanless,   b. 19 May 1884, St. Mary, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1884, St. Mary, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Isabella Thomson Wanless,   b. 15 Nov 1885, St. Mary, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1896, St. Mary, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)
     3. Betsy Auld Wanless,   b. 2 Dec 1887, St. Mary, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1888, St. Mary, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Eliza Auld Wanless,   b. 30 Mar 1890, St. Mary, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1948, Bilbarin, Corrigin, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     5. Richard Rennie Fairweather Wanless,   b. 5 May 1899, Strathmartine, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2005 
    Family ID F22  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Parish record (per Romeril film).
      St Mary, Dundee
      12 May 1908 Robert, 51, jute mill night watchman, md. to Elizíth Nelson Auld of 11 Elders Lane, Lochee, law son of James a seaman merchant service decíd & Jane Anderson decíd; widow infd

    2. [S11] Old Parochial Registers, FHL 0993404: OPR OF DUNDEE, FORFAR, SCOTLAND (Reliability: 3).
      24 Jul 1841 - James Keillor Wanlis, seaman, and Jean Stormonth Anderson, both OTP

    3. [S3] Parish record (per Romeril film).
      St. Peter, Dundee
      11 Dec 1882 Wanless, Robert, 27 yrs, bach, stoker jute work of 5 Smalls lane, Dundee, law son of James a seaman & Jane Anderson, to Elizabeth Nelson Auld, 22 yrs, spinster, jute weaver of 48 Lochee Rd, Dundee, law dtr of James Auld a saddler & Margaret Keiller.