Elizabeth  Wanlass

Elizabeth Wanlass

Female 1848 - 1921  (72 years)

Personal Information    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Elizabeth Wanlass 
    Born 8 Jun 1848  Tranent, Haddington (now East Lothian), Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 15 Jul 1848  Beatty's Row, Tranent, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    AFN 19J1-1L 
    Census 1851  Newbattle, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1861  Bathgate, Linlithgow (now West Lothian), Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1881  Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1891  Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Garrowhill
      William Wilson, 39, coal miner, b. Carluke, Lanarkshire
      Elizth Wilson, 41, wife, b. Tranent, Haddingtonshire
      Maggie Wilson, 17, dau, tailors machinist, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
      David Wilson, 15, son, drawer in coal mine, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
      James Wilson, 14, son, drawer in coal mine, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
      Charles Wilson, 13, son, drawer in coal mine, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
      William Wilson, 11, son, scholar, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
      Christina Wilson, 11, dau, scholar, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
      George H Wanlas, 8, nephew, scholar, b. Edinburgh, Midlothian
      Alexander Wilson, 7, son, scholar, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
      Elizth Wilson, 5, dau, scholar, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
      Kate Wilson, 2, dau, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
    Census 1901  Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Main Street, Wanlas Place
      William Wilson, 49, coal miner, b. Carluke, Lanarkshire
      Elizabeth Wilson, 51, wife, b. Tranent, Haddingtonshire
      David Wilson, 25, son, coal miner, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
      George H W Wilson, 18, son, coal miner, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
      Alexander Wilson, 17, son, coal miner, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
      Elizabeth Wilson, 15, dau, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
      Kate Wilson, 12, dau, b. Muirkirk, Ayrshire
    Died 31 May 1921  Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Muirkirk Cemetery, Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I75  12: James Wanlass & Margaret Neilson
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2012 

    Father James Wanlass,   b. 25 Sep 1825, Edinburgh/Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1895, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Margaret Neilson,   b. 4 Jan 1821, Tranent, Haddington (now East Lothian), Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1903, SALT LAKE CITY, SALT LAKE, UTAH, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 6 Aug 1847  Tranent, Haddington (now East Lothian), Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Family ID F40  Group Sheet

    Family William Wilson,   b. 1852, Carluke, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1911, Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1873  Armadale, Linlithgow (now West Lothian), Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
     1. Margaret "Maggie" Wilson,   b. 1874, Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1951, Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. David Wilson,   b. 11 Apr 1875, Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1942, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. James Wilson,   b. 1877, Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Charles Wilson,   b. 1878, Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1899, Rigside, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     5. William Wilson,   b. 1880, Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1901, Davie Pit, Glenbuck, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     6. Christina "Teen" Wilson,   b. 1880, Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Alexander Wilson,   b. Abt 1884, Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Elizabeth Wilson,   b. Abt 1886, Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Kate Wilson,   b. Abt 1889, Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Photos
    Family of William Wilson (1852-1911) & Elizabeth Wanlass (1848-1921), Muirkirk, Scotland, probably taken about 1893
    Family of William Wilson (1852-1911) & Elizabeth Wanlass (1848-1921), Muirkirk, Scotland, probably taken about 1893
    tentative identification:
    Back Row, left to right: James, Margaret "Maggie", David, Christine "Teen", William
    Middle Row, left to right: William Wilson (father), boy (possibly a nephew of Elizabeth, either George Hogg Wanlass or James Wanlass), Elizabeth Wanlass Wilson (mother), Alexander, Charles
    Front Row, left to right: children Kate/Katie, Elizabeth/Eliza
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2001 
    Family ID F48  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S26] LDS Church Ward/Branch Records, 104149 Early to 1868 LDS Bathgate Branch Records (Reliability: 3).
      104149 Early to 1868 LDS Bathgate Branch Records
      pg 67, 68
      Bathgate Branch
      James Wanlass, Senr: Born, 25.9.1825, Edinburgh; Kingdom, Scotland, miner, Baptized, 22.12.1850 Remarks: 35 Bathville Rows, Near Armadale, Lintlithgow Shire, Scotland
      ...Margret Wanlass born 1.1822, Haddington, Scotland, wife, baptized: 15.2.1851
      ...James Wanlass: 9.8.1846, Haddington, Scotland, Children, Miner, baptized 1.10.1854
      ...Elisabeth Wanlass, born 8.6.1848, Haddington, Scotland, spinster, baptized 18.5.1857
      ...Janet A.. Wanlass, born 20.4.1850, Haddington, Scotland, spinster, baptized 15.5.1866
      ...Margret, born 15.11.1851, Edinburgh, Scotland, spinster, baptized 15.5.1866
      ...Christina Wanlass, born 21.8.1853, Linlithgow, Scotland, spinster, baptized 22.3.1868
      ...Janet Wanlass, born 6.4.1855, Linlithgow, Scotland, spinster, baptized 22.3.1868
      ...Helen Wanlass, born 10.2.1860, Linlithgow, Scotland, Spinster, baptized 22.3.1868
      ...Alexander Wanlass, born 26.3.1864, Linlithgow, Scotland
      ...Joseph Wanlass, born 5.11.1866, Linlithgow, Scotland

    2. [S7] Census, 1851 Census Newbattle, Edinburgh, ED #7, April 3, 1851, film #1042530 (Reliability: 3).
      1851 Census Newbattle, Edinburgh, ED #7, April 3, 1851, film #1042530
      House # 14 at Barly Knowe, No 67
      James Wanlass, Head, Married, age 25, Coal Miner, born Midlothin, Edinburgh
      ...Margt Wanlass, Wife, Married, age 28, born Haddington, Tranent
      ...James Wanlass, son, age 4, born Haddington, Tranent
      ...Elisabeth, daur. Age 2, born Haddington, Tranent
      ...Jane Adams Wanlass, daur. Age 11 months, born Haddington, Tranent.

    3. [S7] Census, 1861 Census, Bathgate, Linlithgow, Scotland, District 12, Film # 103919 (Reliability: 3).
      1861 Census, Bathgate, Linlithgow, Scotland, District 12, Film # 103919
      No. of schedule: 63
      No. 45 Bathville Row
      Windlass, James, Head, Mar. 35, Coal Miner, born Mid Lothian, Newton, 3 children ages 3-15 attending school, number of rooms with 1 or more windows; 2
      ...Margaret, wife, mar. 37, born East Lothian, Tranent
      ...James, son, unmarried, 14, born East Lothian, Tranent
      ...Elizabeth, daur, unmarried, 12, scholar, born East Lothian, Tranent
      ...Jane A., daur, unmarried, 10, scholar, born East Lothian, Tranent
      ...Margaret, daur, unmarried, 9, scholar, born Mid Lothian, Newbattle
      ...Christina, daur, unmarried, 7, born Linlithgow, Bathgate
      ...Janet, daur, unmarried, 6, born Linlithgow, Bathgate
      ...Helen, daur, unmarried, 1, born Linlithgow, Bathgate

    4. [S7] Census, 1881 Census British Isles LDS CDisk (Reliability: 3).
      1881 Census British Isles LDS CDisk
      Dwelling: Garron Hill
      Census Place: Muirkirk, Ayr, Scotland
      Source: FHL Film 0203606 GRO Ref Volume 607 EnumDist 1 Page 15
      Marr Age Sex Birthplace
      William WILSON M 29 M Carluke, Lanark, Scotland
      Rel: Head
      Occ: Coal Miner
      Eliza WILSON M 32 F Carluke, Lanark, Scotland
      Rel: Wife
      Maggie WILSON 7 F Muirkirk, Ayr, Scotland
      Rel: Daur
      Occ: Scholar
      David WILSON 5 M Muirkirk, Ayr, Scotland
      Rel: Son
      Occ: Scholar
      James WILSON 4 M Muirkirk, Ayr, Scotland
      Rel: Son
      Charles WILSON 3 M Muirkirk, Ayr, Scotland
      Rel: Son
      William WILSON 1 M Muirkirk, Ayr, Scotland
      Rel: Son
      Christina WILSON 1 F Muirkirk, Ayr, Scotland
      Rel: Daur
      James WANLASS 1 M Muirkirk, Ayr, Scotland
      Rel: Nephew

    5. [S30] Scotland, Birth, Bapt, Marr. & Death Records of Wanlass & Allied families, Compiled by Christina H (Hunter) Romerill, Deaths page 28-40 (Reliability: 3).

      Muirkirk, Co Ayr
      31 May 1921 Wilson, Elizabeth, 72 yrs, widow of William Wilson, a coal miner, Main St. Muirkirk, law dtr of James Wanlass, coal miner dec & Margaret Nelson Dec. David Wilson a son informed.

    6. [S4] Headstone/Tombstone Inscriptions, per descendant Betty Kenn (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S30] Scotland, Birth, Bapt, Marr. & Death Records of Wanlass & Allied families, Compiled by Christina H (Hunter) Romerill, pg 28-1, 6 (Reliability: 3).
      Births, page 28-1
      Bathgate, Linlithgow
      6 Apr. 1855. Wanlass, Janet, born at North Street, Bathgate, law (lawful) dtr of James, a coal miner, 29 years of age, born at Musselburgh. They were (the parents) married at Beattie's Row, Tranent parrish, 1 boy & 5 girls living, the mother Margaret Neilson her 6th, child, she was 31 yrs of age, born in Tranent parish. James Wanlass the father signed the register with very good handwriting.

      Births, page 28-6
      Bathgate, Linlithgow, Births
      20 Apr. 1862, Wanlass, Andrew, Bathville Row, Bathgate, law (lawful) son of James Wanlass, ironstone miner & Margaret Neilson. They married 6 Aug. 1847, Beattie's Row, Tranent. The father signed.

      20 Apr. 1862, Wanlass, Robina, Law dtr of ditto, twin children.

    8. [S29] Scotland, Tranent, E-Lothian, Fiche# 6901915 (Reliability: 3).
      Wandlass, Marriage Date: 6 Aug. 1847,
      Given Name, James, Husband,
      Spouse: Margaret Neilson (Wife Father, Andrew Neilson), batch M11722-8 Ser # 00742-6

    9. [S29] Scotland, Tranent, E-Lothian, #1067862 Tranent Parish, County of Haddington, page 429/430 (Reliability: 3).

      1847
      Wandless & Neilson
      James Wandless, Collier at Beatties Row and Margaret Neilson, residing there, daughter of the deceased Andrew Nielson, collier there, were proclamed 27th, June & 4th, & 11th July, and married 6th August 1847.
      James was 22, Margaret 26

    10. [S30] Scotland, Birth, Bapt, Marr. & Death Records of Wanlass & Allied families, Compiled by Christina H (Hunter) Romerill, Marriages, page 7 (Reliability: 3).

      Armadale, Linlithgow Marriages
      31 Dec. 1873, Wilson, William, 23 yrs, bach, miner, Muirkirk, law son of David Wilson a miner & Christina Pellans, dec. to:
      Wanless, Elizabeth, 25 yrs, spin, dom. Servt, law dtr of James Wanless a miner & Margaret Nelson, married at Buttery's Row Armadale.
      Married same day as sister Margaret Wanlass to James Stark