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James Houliston

Male 1822 - 1907  (84 years)


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  • Name James Houliston 
    Born 28 April 1822  Newlands, Peeble, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1907  Brodick, Bute, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • HOULISTON, James Christening
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 28 Apr 1822 Birthplace: , Newlands, Peebles, Scotland
      Recorded in: Newlands, Peebleshire, Scotland
      Father: Robert HOULISTON
      Mother: Agnes CLAPPERTON
      Source: FHL Film 1067919 Dates: 1678 - 1854

      Birth record of JAMES HOULISTON on 28 Apr 1822 to ROBERT HOULISTON/AGNES CLAPPERTON FR444 in NEWLANDS GRO ref 767/00 0003

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      JAMES HOULISTON
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      Event(s):
      Birth: 28 APR 1822 Newlands, Peebles, Scotland
      Christening:
      Death:
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      Parents:
      Father: ROBERT HOULISTON Family
      Mother: AGNES CLAPPERTON
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      Messages:
      Extracted birth or christening record for the locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.
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      Source Information:
      Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:
      C117674 1820 - 1854 1067919, 0102265 Film 6901340 Film
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      1851 census:
      Name: HOULISTON, James Address: Craig Muir Cottage(856) Parish: Balmaclellan Relationship: head of household Marital Status: married Occupation: SHEPHERD Age: 28 Born: born Newlands Peeble Household No: 6/5
      Name: HOULISTON, Jane Address: Craig Muir Cottage(856) Parish: Balmaclellan Relationship: wife of James Houliston Marital Status: married Occupation: Age: 23 Born: born Glencairn Dms Household No: 6/5 Name: HOULISTON, Jane Address: Craig Muir Cottage(856) Parish: Balmaclellan Relationship: daughter of James Houliston Marital Status: Occupation: Age: 11 months Born: born Balmaclellan Kb Household No: 6/5 Name: HOULISTON, Robert Address: Craig Muir Cottage(856) Parish: Balmaclellan Relationship: father of James Houliston Marital Status: Occupation: SHEPHERD (former) Age: 73 Born: born Chankil Kirk Be Household No: 6/5

      Name: HOULISTON, Agnes Address: Craig Muir Cottage(856) Parish: Balmaclellan Relationship: mother of James Houliston Marital Status: Occupation: Age: 51 Born: born Haw Midlothian Household No: 6/5 =======================

      1861 Scotland census - KILBRIDE/BUTE 553/00 007/00 008:
      HOULISTON JAMES M 38
      HOULISTON JANE TOD F 34
      HOULISTON JANE F 11
      HOULISTON AGNES F 9
      HOULISTON MARY F 7
      HOULISTON AMELIA TOD F 0

      1861 Scotland census:
      Piece: SCT1861/553 Place: Kilbride-Bute Enumeration District: 7
      Civil Parish: Kilbride Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: Kilbride
      Folio: 0 Page: 8 Schedule: 18
      Address: Knockenkelly
      Surname First name(s) Rel Status Sex Age Occupation Where Born Remarks
      HOULISTON James Head M M 38 Shepherd Peebles-shire - Newlands
      HOULISTON Jane Tod Wife M F 34 Dumfries-shire - Glensunan (unclear )
      HOULISTON Jane Daur - F 11 Kirkcudbrightshire - -
      HOULISTON Agnes Daur - F 9 Kirkcudbrightshire - -
      HOULISTON Mary Daur - F 7 Kirkcudbrightshire - -
      HOULISTON Amelia Tod Daur - F 2m Bute - Kilbride(Originally: Bute - Arran Kilbride)

      Scotland census 2nd April 1871:
      HOWLISTON JAMES age 48 in BRODICK, BUTE GRO ref 553/01 002/000 10
      HOWLISTON MARY age 16 in BRODICK, BUTE GRO ref 553/01 002/000 10
      HOWLISTON AMELIA J age 10 in BRODICK, BUTE GRO ref 553/01 002/000 10
      HOWLISTON ROBERT age 7 in BRODICK, BUTE GRO ref 553/01 002/000 10
      HOWLISTON CHRISTINA age 5 in BRODICK, BUTE GRO ref 553/01 002/000 10
      HOWLISTON JOHN TOD age 3 in BRODICK, BUTE GRO ref 553/01 002/000 10

      1881 census:
      Dwelling: Glensherrig Cottage
      Census Place: Kilbride, Bute, Scotland
      Source: FHL Film 0203564 GRO Ref Volume 553-1 EnumDist 2 Page 3
      Marr Age Sex Birthplace
      James HOWLISTON W 58 M Newlands, Peeble, Scotland
      Rel: Head
      Occ: Shepherd
      Mary HOWLISTON U 24 F Kirkcudbright, Scotland
      Rel: Dau
      Robert HOWLISTON U 17 M Kilbride, Bute, Scotland
      Rel: Son
      Occ: Shepherd
      Christina HOWLISTON 15 F Kilbride, Bute, Scotland
      Rel: Dau
      John T. HOWLISTON 13 M Kilbride, Bute, Scotland
      Rel: Son
      Occ: Scholar

      Scotland census 31st March 1901:
      HOWLISTON JAMES age 79 in BRODICK, BUTE GRO ref 553/01 002/000 10

      Death record of HOULISTON, JAMES in 1907 age 85 in BRODICK BUTE GRO ref 553/01 0002

      Houliston, James death 1907 age 85 in Brodick Bute Scotland GRO Ref. 553/01 0002

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      References to 2 grandsons in WW1
      Surname Index to Brodick-Arran and the Great War
      Information referenced on pages 94 & 96 for James Houliston
      Army Service Corps
      WILLIAM FREDERICK HILL, only son of William Hill, Partick, and grandson of the late James Houliston, Glensherrig, Brodick, enlisted in January 1916. A fortnight afterwards he was sent to France, and after fifteen months there was transferred to a Welsh regiment in Aldershot, where he underwent a short training. Returning to France, he was gassed and lost his voice for some time. He was a butcher before enlisting.
      Motor Machine Gun Corps
      JOHN McKAY, elder son of James McKay, Edinburgh, and grandson of the late James Houliston, Glensherrig, Brodick, enlisted in April 1915 and went to Bisley. After six month's training he was sent to France and did some dispatch work at the battle of Loos. Transferred subsequently to Egypt, he was in action in the desert and was afterwards engaged in fighting with the Arabs against the Turks in the Red Sea Littoral.
      In civil life he was a foreman in a large seed warehouse in Leith.
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    Person ID I256  Houliston Family Tree
    Last Modified 11 March 2005 

    Father Robert Houliston,   b. 9 January 1776, Channelkirk, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 October 1871, West Linton, Peebles, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Mother Agnes Clapperton,   b. 5 August 1794, Stow (Haw), Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1872, West Linton, Peebles, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 8 May 1819  Stow, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Marriage record of HOULISTON, ROBERT to AGNES CLAPPERTON/FR1389 in 1819 in STOW GRO ref 699/00 0003

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      ROBERT HOULISTON
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      Marriages:
      Spouse: AGNES CLAPPERTON Family
      Marriage: 08 MAY 1819 Stow, Midlothian, Scotland
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      Messages:
      Extracted marriage record for locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the marriage date.
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      Source Information:
      Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:
      M116995 1754 - 1819 1067791, 0103159 Film 6901533 Film
      Sheet: 00
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    Family ID F159  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Jane (Jeanie) Todd,   b. 10 January 1823, Glencairn, Dumfries, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1868, Brodick, Bute, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Children 
     1. Jane Houliston,   b. 1 April 1850, Balmaclellan, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Agnes Todd Houliston,   b. 17 October 1851, Balmaclellan, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1933, Partick, Glasgow City, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +3. Mary Houliston,   b. 10 November 1853, Balmaclellan, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1929, Brodick, Bute, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     4. Christina Houliston,   b. 15 April 1856, Dunoon and Kilmun, Argyll, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1857, Dunoon and Kilmun, Argyll, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. Robert Houliston,   b. 12 January 1858, Dunoon and Kilmun, Argyll, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. Amelia (Emily) Todd Houliston,   b. 3 February 1861, Kilbride, Bute, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1940, Canongate & Porto, Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     7. Robert Houliston,   b. 6 July 1863, Kilbride, Bute, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Christina Houliston,   b. 3 November 1865, Kilbride, Bute, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1895, Kelvin, Glasgow City, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
    +9. John Todd Houliston,   b. 27 January 1868, Kilbride, Bute, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1936, Hillhead, Glasgow City, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    Family ID F196  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart



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