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Robert Houliston

Male 1854 - 1939  (85 years)


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  • Name Robert Houliston 
    Born 1854  Eccles, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 February 1939  Eastern General Hospital, Leith, Edinburgh City, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • son based on death register entry for mother Margaret

      1861 census (film 0103812):
      Legerwood (749) Enum. Div. 1, page 12. West Morriston: James Howliston Head Mar 54 Ploughman (born) Berwickshire, Dunse. Margaret do. Wife Mar 48 " Roxburghshire, Roxburgh James do. Son Unm 23 Groom " Berwickshire, Greenlaw. Helen do. Daur Unm 21 Field Worker " do. , Do. Adam do. Son Unm 18 Ag Lab " do. , Eccles. Alexander do. Son Unm 16 do. do. " do , do. George do. Son 14 " do. , do. Margaret do Daur 11 Scholar " do. , do. Robert do. Son 7 do. " do. , do. William do Son 4 " do , do.
      1871 Scotland census - DUNS, BERWICK 735/00 005/000 12:
      Surname Forename Relation Condtion Sex Age Occupation Birthplace
      HOULISTON JAMES Head M 60 Dunse, Berwick
      HOULISTON MARGARET Wife F 57 Roxburgh, Roxburghshire
      HOULISTON AGNES Daughter F 33 Ford, England
      HOULISTON ALEXANDER Son M 25 Eccles, Berwick
      HOULISTON MARGARET Daughter F 21 Eccles, Berwick
      HOULISTON ROBERT Son M 17 Eccles, Berwick
      HOULISTON WILLIAM Son M 14 Eccles, Berwick

      Ag Lab staying in Eccles, Berwick (1881 census):
      Dwelling: Homebank
      Census Place: Eccles, Berwick, Scotland
      Source: FHL Film 0224030 GRO Ref Volume 737 EnumDist 2 Page 13
      Marr Age Sex Birthplace
      Robert HOULISTON M 26 M Eccles, Berwick, Scotland
      Rel: Head
      Occ: Ag Lab
      Isabella HOULISTON M 27 F England
      Rel: Wife
      Margaret HOULISTON 2 F Coldstream, Berwick, Scotland
      Rel: Dau

      Scotland census 5th April 1891:
      HOWLISTON ROBERT age 35 in COLDSTREAM, BERWICK GRO ref 733/00 004/000 14
      HOWLISTON ISABELLA age 36 in COLDSTREAM, BERWICK GRO ref 733/00 004/000 14
      HOWLISTON MARGARET age 12 in COLDSTREAM, BERWICK GRO ref 733/00 004/000 14
      HOWLISTON AGNES age 9 in COLDSTREAM, BERWICK GRO ref 733/00 004/000 14
      HOWLISTON JAMES age 7 in COLDSTREAM, BERWICK GRO ref 733/00 004/000 14
      HOWLISTON MARY age 3 in COLDSTREAM, BERWICK GRO ref 733/00 004/000 14

      1901 census:
      HOULISTON ISABELLA age 47 in LANGTON, BERWICK GRO ref 747/ 002/000
      HOULISTON ROBERT age 46 in LANGTON, BERWICK GRO ref 747/ 002/000
      HOULISTON AGNES age 19 in LANGTON, BERWICK GRO ref 747/ 002/000
      HOULISTON JAMES age 17 in LANGTON, BERWICK GRO ref 747/ 002/000
      HOULISTON MARY age 13 in LANGTON, BERWICK GRO ref 747/ 002/000
      HOULISTON ROBERT age 9 in LANGTON, BERWICK GRO ref 747/ 002/000
      HOULISTON ALEXANDER age 6 in LANGTON, BERWICK GRO ref 747/ 002/000

      Houliston, Robert death 1939 age 84 in Leith, Edinburgh City/Midlothian Scotland GRO Ref. 685/08 0278
      Robert Houliston gamekeeper (retired) widower of Isabella Porter at Eastern General Hospital
      usual residence "Millhill", Saughton Road, Corstorphine age 84
      parents James Houliston ploughman (deceased) and Margaret M.S. Houliston (deceased)
      cause: simple prostatic hypertrophy usaemia
      informant: Margaret Henderson daughter "Millhill", Saughton Road, Corstorphine
    Person ID I748  Houliston Family Tree
    Last Modified 12 June 2007 

    Father James Houliston,   b. 1806, Dunse, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 March 1879, Darnchester, Coldstream, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Margaret Houliston,   b. 1 May 1810, Roxburgh, Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 June 1888, Homebank, Eccles, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married about 1834 
    Notes 
    • Info from John Houliston (Lake District) 2003
      ... Incidentally the James I am searching for married a Margaret Houliston (maiden name) in about 1834.
    Family ID F182  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Isabella Porter,   b. 1853, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1913, Morningside, Edinburgh City, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 1878  Whitsome, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Marriage record of HOULISTON, ROBERT to PORTER, ISABELLA in 1878 in WHITSOME GRO ref 757/ 0001

      Houliston, Robert marriage to Isabella Porter date 1878 in Whitsome Scotland GRO Ref. 757/0001
    Children 
     1. Margaret Houliston,   b. 1879, Coldstream, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1971, Inveresk and Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     2. Agnes Houliston,   b. 1881, Eccles, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961, Galashiels, Selkirk, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. James Houliston,   b. 1883, Eccles, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 March 1952, Galshiels, Selkirk, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     4. Mary Houliston,   b. 1887, Coldstream, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1949, Kelso And Smailholm, Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +5. Robert Porter Houliston,   b. 1891, Coldstream, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 February 1919, Service Returns (WW1) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     6. Alexander Houliston,   b. 1895, Coldstream, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F219  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart



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