Janet KilgourAge: 71 years18611933

Name
Janet Kilgour
Birth June 4, 1861 24 25
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Birth of a brotherHenry Kilgour
March 22, 1863 (Age 21 months)
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Note: Scotland Births & Baptisms 1564-1950
Birth of a brotherGeorge Barclay Kilgour
February 23, 1867 (Age 5 years)
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Birth of a brotherThomas Barclay Kilgour
June 26, 1869 (Age 8 years)
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Census April 2, 1871 (Age 9 years)
Address: Bleachfield Row
Death of a maternal grandmotherDouglas Ramsay
January 27, 1874 (Age 12 years)
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Birth of a brotherDavid Barclay Kilgour
July 2, 1879 (Age 18 years)
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MarriageGeorge Brown MercerView this family
January 3, 1881 (Age 19 years)
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Census April 3, 1881 (Age 19 years)
Address: 4 Broomieknowe
Birth of a son
#1
Andrew Mercer
July 24, 1881 (Age 20 years)
Note: Parish / District Name Number Entry / Frame
Death of a paternal grandfatherHenry Kilgour
May 8, 1883 (Age 21 years)
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Birth of a daughter
#2
Janet Barclay Mercer
July 15, 1883 (Age 22 years)
Note: Parish / District Name Number Entry / Frame
Birth of a son
#3
George Kilgour Barclay Brown Mercer
November 19, 1885 (Age 24 years)
Note: Parish / District Name Number Entry / Frame
Birth of a son
#4
Henry (Harry) Kilgour Mercer
January 5, 1888 (Age 26 years)
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Census April 5, 1891 (Age 29 years)
Address: 17a Castle Street, Cupar
Birth of a daughter
#5
Agnes Dunsire Mercer
April 9, 1892 (Age 30 years)
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Note: Carnock village:
Death of a brotherThomas Barclay Kilgour
December 31, 1892 (Age 31 years)
Note: St. Andrews Citizen 07 January 1893
Death of a fatherGeorge Kilgour
March 31, 1900 (Age 38 years)
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Census March 31, 1901 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Christina Douglas Mercer
April 27, 1903 (Age 41 years)
Address: 21 Downieville Cres.
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Marriage of a childAndrew MercerEdith Elizabeth Frances BingeView this family
April 1, 1907 (Age 45 years)
Note: British India Office Marriages
Note: Leven Advertiser & Wemyss Gazette 02 May 1907
Note: St. Andrews Citizen 04 May 1907
Death of a brotherGeorge Barclay Kilgour
1908 (Age 46 years)
Note: St. Andrews Citizen 24 October 1908
Census April 2, 1911 (Age 49 years)
Address: Townhill Rd, 13 Gardners Land
Immigration June 11, 1912 (Age 51 years)
Marriage of a childHenry (Harry) Kilgour MercerAnn Donaldson RossView this family
Type: Religious marriage
August 30, 1913 (Age 52 years) Husband: 25 Wife: 21
Address: The Presbyterian Manse
Note: Western Australia Marriage Index
Note: Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) - Fri 5 Sep 1913 - Page 35 - Family Notices
Death of a sonAndrew Mercer
October 22, 1915 (Age 54 years) Age: 34
Address: le Touquet
Cause: Died of wounds
Note: Wounded in action at Hohenzollern Redoubt, Battle of Loos 13/Oct/1915
Note: Commonwealth War Graves Commission website - http://www.cwgc.org
Note: Soldiers Died In The Great War 1914-1919
Note: Edinburgh Evening News 01 November 1915 - BLACK WATCH OFFICER DIES OF WOUNDS
Note: Edinburgh Evening News 01 November 1915 - FIFE OFFICER AND MEN
Note: Fifeshire Advertiser 06 November 1915 - FIFE SOLDIER DIES WITH HONOURS THICK UPON HIM
Death of a brotherDavid Barclay Kilgour
1917 (Age 55 years)

Cause: Killed in Action - Mesapotamia
Death of a motherJanet Barclay
April 19, 1922 (Age 60 years)
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Occupation
At marriage: Hempmill Worker

Residenceyes

Note: At marriage: Bleachfield, Leven, Fife, Scotland
Death April 22, 1933 (Age 71 years)
Note: Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) - Thu 4 May 1933 -
Note: The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) - Mon 24 Apr 1933 - Page 1 - Family Notices
Note: Western Australia Death Index
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 12, 1857Glasgow, Scotland
15 months
elder sister
21 months
elder sister
20 months
herself
22 months
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
Thomas Barclay Kilgour
Birth: June 26, 1869 32 33Scoonie, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
Death: December 31, 1892Leven, Fife, Scotland
10 years
younger brother
Family with George Brown Mercer - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: January 3, 1881Bleachfield, Leven, Fife, Scotland
7 months
son
2 years
daughter
2 years
son
2 years
son
4 years
daughter
11 years
daughter
Christina Douglas Mercer
Birth: April 27, 1903 41 41Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland
Death: November 3, 1960Narrogin, Western Australia, Australia

Birth
Birth record entry: Parish / District Name - Number - Entry / Frame Scoonie / Fife - 456 - 55 Surname Kilgour Sex M/F F Given names Janet Date and time 4 June 1861 - 8pm Place 4 Murray Place, Leven Father’s names George Kilgour Occupation Railway Fireman if deceased Mother’s names Janet Kilgour Mother maiden name Barclay Occupation if deceased Place parents married Glasgow Date 12 Oct 1857 Informant’s name George Kilgour relationship to child Father Residence of informant (if different from above) Registration place Leven Date 20 Jun 1861 Registrar’s name Andrew Smythe RCE / other information
Census1871 Scottish Census - George Kilgour + Janet Barclay - Household

Book 003, page 036 456 Scoonie

NameRelationMCAgeSexOccupationBirthplaceInfirm
George KilgourHeadM34MRailway Engine DriverFife, Markinch
Janet KilgourwifeM34FFife, Kennoway
Christina KilgourdaughterS13FFlaxMill WorkerLanarkshire, Glasgow
Cecilia KilgourdaughterS11FFlaxMill WorkerFife, Leven
Janet B. KilgourdaughterS9FScholarFife, Leven
Henry KilgoursonS8MScholarFife, Leven
George B. KilgoursonS4MFife, Kilrenny
Thomas B. KilgoursonS1MFife, Leven
Douglas RamsayM-in-lawW76FFormerly domestic servantFife, Kennoway

Notes: Number people Blind, Deaf or Dumb - 0, Number children at school - 2, Number rooms with one or more windows - 3

Marriage
Marriage record entry: Parish / District Name - Number - Entry / Frame Scoonie / Fife - 456 - 2 Place and date of marriage: Bleachfield, Leven date: 3 Jan 1881 According to the formas and rites of: After Banns according to the forms of the united Presbyterian church. GROOM - name and surname: George Mercer Age: 19 Residence: Methil Marital status: Bachelor Occupation: Coalminer Father’s name and surname: Andrew Mercer Occupation: Joiner at Colliery if deceased: Y Mother’s name and surname: Agnes Mercer Maiden name and occupation: Dunsire if deceased: BRIDE - name and surname: Janet Barclay Kilgour Age: 19 Residence: Bleachfield Marital status: Spinster Occupation: Hempmill Worker Father’s name and surname: George Kilgour Occupation: Fireman at Hempmill if deceased: Mother’s name and surname: Janet Kilgour Maiden name and occupation: Barclay if deceased: Witnesses names and addresses: Henry Kilgour Annie Mercer Registration place: Leven Date: 7 Jan 1881 Registrar’s name: MJ Wallace, Minister: John S Hyslop RCE / other information
Census1881 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer + Janet Kilgour - Household

Book 003, Page 029 456 Scoonie

NameRelationMCAgeSexOccupationBirthplaceInfirm
George Brown MercerHeadM19MCoalminerFife, Lochgelly
Janet MercerwifeM19FSpinner at FlaxworksFife, Leven

Notes: Nbr rooms with 1 or more windows: 1 room

Census1891 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer + Janet Kilgour - Household

Book 005, page ?, sched 51 440 Cupar

NameRelationMCAgeSexOccupationEmREmDEmNBirthplaceInfirm
George Brown MercerHeadM29MPolice ConstablexFife, Auchterderran
Janet MercerwifeM29FFife, Scoonie
Andrew MercersonS9MScholarFife, Scoonie
Janet Barclay MercerdaughterS7FScholarFife, Scoonie
George Kilgour Barclay Brown MercersonS5MScholarFife, Wemyss
Henry MercersonS3MFife, Scoonie

Notes: Nbr rooms with 1 or more windows: 4

Census1901 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer + Janet Kilgour - Household

Parish of: Torryburn Parliamentary division of: West Fife Page 11, Schedule 67 Rooms with one or more windows: 3

NameRelationMCAgeSexOccupationEmployWHBirthplaceInfirm
George MercerHeadM39MPolice ConstableFife, Lochgelly
Janet B. K. MercerwifeM39FPolice Constable's WifeFife, Leven
Janet B. MercerdaughterS17FDamask LayerWorkerFife, Leven
George K. MercersonS15MPainter's ApprenticeFife, Buckhaven
Henry K. MercersonS13MScholarFife, Leven
Agnes D. MercerdaughterS8FScholarFife, Carnock
Janet B. KilgourMother in LawM64FFife, Kennoway
Geo KilgourNephewS6MScholarFife, Leven
Jessie T. KilgourNieceS4FFife, Leven

Census1911 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer + Janet Kilgour - Household

Parish of Dunfermline Fife, Scotland Numer of rooms with one or more windows: 3

NameRelationMCAgeSexYrsMChBChLChDOccupationIndustryEmployWHBirthplaceInfirm
George B. MercerHeadM49M30---General LabourerTown CouncilWorkerFife, Lochgelly
Janet B. K. MercerwifeM49F3066-Fife, Leven
Agnes D. MercerdaughterS18F----Oat Cake BakerBakery TradeWorkerFife, Carnock
Christina D. MercerdaughterS7F----SchoolFife, Dunfermline
George KilgourRelativeS16M----App ChemistWorkerFife, Leven

Immigration
Janet, Agnes and Christina Mercer immigrate Janet Mercer 48, Agnes 19 and Ina 8, arrived in Fremantle (Western Australia) on SS "Belgic", departing from Liverpool on 27th April 1912 and arrived on 11th June 1912. Passenger Lists Leaving Uk 1890-1960 First name(s) Janet Last name Mercer Gender Female Age 48 Birth year 1864 Occupation HOUSEWIFE Departure year 1912 Departure day 27 Departure month 4 Departure port Liverpool Destination port Fremantle Destination FREMANTLE State Western Australia Country Australia Destination country Australia Ship name Belgic Ship official number 131383 Ship master's first name J H Ship master's last name THORNTON Shipping line WHITE STAR Ship destination port ADELAIDE Ship destination country AUSTRALIA Ship square feet 27094 Ship registered tonnage 10150 Number of passengers 1434 ------- First name(s) Agnes Last name Mercer Gender Female Age 19 Birth year 1893 Occupation DOMESTIC Departure year 1912 Departure day 27 Departure month 4 Departure port Liverpool Destination port Fremantle -------------- First name(s) Iva Last name Mercer Gender Female Age 8 Birth year 1904 Occupation CHILD Departure year 1912 Departure day 27 Departure month 4 Departure port Liverpool Destination port Fremantle
Residence
At marriage: Bleachfield, Leven, Fife, Scotland After marriage, see husband George At death - 386 Barker-road, Subiaco
Death
Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) - Thu 4 May 1933 - Page 33 - Family Notices https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/37701767 MERCER. JANET BARCLAY, at Subiaco, on April 22.
Death
The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) - Mon 24 Apr 1933 - Page 1 - Family Notices https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/32474831 MERCER.— On April 22, 1933. at her late residence, 386 Barker-road, Subiaco, Janey Barclay, dearly beloved wife of George Brown Mercer, and loving mother of Janet, George, Harry, Agnes, and Christina; aged 73 years,
Death
Western Australia Death Index First name(s) Janet B Last name Mercer Death year 1933 State Western Australia Country Australia Place Perth Registration number 616
Shared note1881 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer + Janet Kilgour - Household

Book 003, Page 029 456 Scoonie

NameRelationMCAgeSexOccupationBirthplaceInfirm
George Brown MercerHeadM19MCoalminerFife, Lochgelly
Janet MercerwifeM19FSpinner at FlaxworksFife, Leven

Notes: Nbr rooms with 1 or more windows: 1 room

Shared note1891 Scottish Census - George Brown Mercer + Janet Kilgour - Household

Book 005, page ?, sched 51 440 Cupar

NameRelationMCAgeSexOccupationEmREmDEmNBirthplaceInfirm
George Brown MercerHeadM29MPolice ConstablexFife, Auchterderran
Janet MercerwifeM29FFife, Scoonie
Andrew MercersonS9MScholarFife, Scoonie
Janet Barclay MercerdaughterS7FScholarFife, Scoonie
George Kilgour Barclay Brown MercersonS5MScholarFife, Wemyss
Henry MercersonS3MFife, Scoonie

Notes: Nbr rooms with 1 or more windows: 4

Shared note
Carnock Session Minutes Ref Nums: CH2 / 59 / 7 - Session Minutes 1842-1949 Searched book “7” from 9 Aug 1892 (page 349) back, found on (page 341) 31 July 1892 “The moderator laid before the session the following list of Communicants, viz... By certificate .... George Mercer Police Constable Carnock and Mrs George Mercer both from Cupar WP...... The Roll having been revised and the necessary changes made it was found to contain the names of 243 Communicants of whom 148 were present at Communion last Sunday”.
Shared note
KILGOUR, Janet Barclay - Death - 24/04/1933 The West Australian, Monday 24 April 1933 - page 1 http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/32484973 DEATHS MERCER.— On April 23, 1933. at her late residence, 886 Barker-road. Subiaco, Janey Barclay, dearly-beloved wife of George Brown Mercer, and loving mother of Janet, George, Harry, Agnes, and Christina; aged 78 years, FUNERAL NOTICES MERCER. — The Friends of the late Janey Barclay Mercer, late of 386 Barker-road, Subiaco, dearly beloved wife of George Brown Mercer, and loving mother of Janet, George, Harry, Agnes, and Christina, are respectfully informed that her remains will be interred in the Presbyterian Cemetery, Karrakatta, at 11.30 o'clock THIS (Monday) MORNING. The Funeral is appointed to leave her late residence, 386 Barker-road, Subiaco, at 11 o'clock, per motor. Friends wishing to attend the Funeral may proceed by the 11.5 o'clock train leaving Perth. C. H. SMITH and CO., Undertakers, 261 New castle-street. Perth. Tel. B1231; 175 Albany road; Victoria Park. B8416. SUBIACO CLUB. MERCER. — The Members of the above Club are respectfully requested to attend the Funeral of the late Mrs. Janey B. Mercer, which will take place in the. Presbyterian Cemetery, Karrakatta, at 11.30 o'clock, THIS (Monday) MORNING. Members attending may proceed by the 11.5 o'clock train from Perth. P. MANSFIELD, Secretary.
Shared note
MERCER, George Brown - Death - 23/10/1947 The West Australian, Thursday 23 Oct 1947 - page 1 http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/46808492 DEATHS MERCER .---On October 22. at Royal Perth Hospital. George Brown Mercer. late of 8 Robinson-street. Subiaco, the dearly loved husband of the late Janet Mercer, loved father of George, Alice and Ina. At rest. FUNERAL NOTICES MERCER--The Friends of the late Mr. George Brown Mercer, of 8 Roblnson street. Subiaco, the dearly loved husband of the late Janet Mercer, are respect fully invited to follow his remains to the place of Interment (sic), the Presbyterian Cemetery. Karrakatta. The Cortege is appointed to leave his late residence. at 3.45 o'clock THIS (Thursday) AFTERNOON, arriving at the Cemetery at 4 o'clock. J. L. WATKINS AND SONS, Maylanda. U1277. U1264.