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George Houliston

Male 1837 - 1911  (74 years)


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  • Name George Houliston 
    Born 17 March 1837  Coldingham, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 May 1911  33 Newtown Street, Duns, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Parish of Coldingham - Film 1067870
      Births & Marriages 1820-1839
      Baptism
      Houliston. George Houliston son of Alexander Houliston Hynd in Restonhill and Margaret Goodall his wife was born 17th March 1837 and baptised in the Church Ayton by Rev. David Ure
      Note This entry was made 28th December 1854

      HOULISTON, George Christening
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 17 Mar 1837 Birthplace: , Coldingham, Berwick, Scotland
      Recorded in: Coldingham, Berwickshire, Scotland
      Father: Alexander HOULISTON
      Mother: Margaret GOODALE
      Source: FHL Film 1067870 Dates: 1819 - 1855

      Birth record of GEORGE HOULISTON on 17 Mar 1837 to ALEXANDER HOULISTON/MARGARET GOODALE FR2053 in COLDINGHAM GRO ref 732/00 0007

      1841 Scotland census which was taken on June 7th 1841 [732/00 001/00 005]
      name : age : occupation : whether born in county where dwelling
      (ages above 15 were rounded down to the nearest figure ending with 0 or 5)
      Berwickshire, parishes---A --E , film no. 1042821.
      Parish of Coldingham ----- parish 732
      Houndwood quoad sacra
      Restonhill Alexander Houliston 40y Ag Lab Y Margret do 40y Y Alexander do 15y Y Allison do 12y Y Andrew do 10y Y Hellen do 7y Y George do 4y Y Elisbeth do 1y Y Mary Tate 15y Ag Lab Y

      1851 Scotland census [731/00 002/00 004]:
      Parish of Cockburnspath, no 72 Redheugh
      Alexander Houliston Head M 55y Ag Lab Berwickshire, Coldingham
      Margret Houliston Wife M 52y - East Lothain, Spott
      Alison Houliston Daur U 21y Ag Lab Berwickshire, Coldingham
      George Houliston Son U 14y Scholar Berwickshire, Coldingham
      Isabella Houliston Daur - 11y Scholar Berwickshire, Coldingham
      Elizabeth Houliston Daur - 9y Scholar Berwickshire, Coldingham

      1861 Scotland census - Lintlaw, Bunkle & Preston, Berwick [728/00 001/00 002]:
      (1 room with one window or more)
      HOULISTON GEORGE Head unm M 24 Ag Lab Coldinghham, Berwickshire
      HOULISTON ISABELLA Sister unm F 21 Ag Lab Coldinghham, Berwickshire
      Hay John Brother-in-law mar M 29 Ag Lab Chirnside, Berwickshire
      Hay Alison Sister mar F 30 Housekeeper Coldinghham, Berwickshire
      1871 Scotland census - CHIRNSIDE, BERWICK 730/00 001/000 12:
      Address: County Police Station
      Occupation: Police Constable
      ED: 1
      Page: 12 Line: 17 +
      Household schedule number: 79
      Roll: CSSCT1871_174
      Surname Forename Relation Condtion Sex Age Occupation Birthplace
      HOULISTON GEORGE Head M 31 Coldingham, Berwickshire [Police Constable]
      HOULISTON ISABELLA Wife F 30 Legerwood, Berwickshire
      HOULISTON JAMES ALBERT (Alexr) Son M 11 moths Chirnside, Berwickshire

      Police Constable staying in Country Police Station, Chirnside, Berwick (1881 census):
      Dwelling: Country Police Station
      Census Place: Chirnside, Berwick, Scotland
      Source: FHL Film 0224029 GRO Ref Volume 730 EnumDist 1 Page 27
      Marr Age Sex Birthplace
      George HOULISTON M 41 M Coldingham, Berwick, Scotland
      Rel: Head
      Occ: Police Constable
      Isabella HOULISTON M 42 F Kirkhill, Berwick, Scotland
      Rel: Wife
      James A. HOULISTON 10 M Chirnside, Berwick, Scotland
      Rel: Son
      Occ: Scholar
      Elizabeth DALGLEISH U 30 F Coldstream, Berwick, Scotland
      Rel: Sister In Law Visitor
      Occ: Domestic Servant



      1891 census:
      HOULISTON GEORGE age 48 in COCKBURNSPATH, BERWICK GRO ref 731/ 001/000
      HOULISTON ISABELLA age 28 in COCKBURNSPATH, BERWICK GRO ref 731/ 001/000

      Retired 1894: www.lightage.demon.co.uk/POL_HolmHys.pdf

      1901 census:
      HOULISTON GEORGE age 58 in DUNS, BERWICK GRO ref 735/ 003/000
      HOULISTON ISABELLA S age 40 in DUNS, BERWICK GRO ref 735/ 003/000
      HOULISTON JOHN S age 9 in DUNS, BERWICK GRO ref 735/ 003/000
      HOULISTON MARGARET A G age 7 in DUNS, BERWICK GRO ref 735/ 003/000
      HOULISTON CATHERINE E B age 3 in DUNS, BERWICK GRO ref 735/ 003/000
      HOULISTON ISABELLA age 2 in DUNS, BERWICK GRO ref 735/ 003/000
      with
      HOULISTON JAMES age 70 in DUNS, BERWICK GRO ref 735/ 003/000

      Death record of HOULISTON, GEORGE in 1911 age 71 in DUNS BERWICK GRO ref 735/ 0021

      Houliston, George death 1911 age 71 in Duns Scotland GRO Ref. 735/0021
      Police Constable (pensioner) married to (1) Isabella Dalgeish (2) Isabella Skeldon age 71
      33 Newtown Street, Duns
      parents Alexander Houliston jobbing gardener (deceased) and Margaret M.S. Goodall (deceased)
      cause: cancer of the tongue 10 months
      informant: John S Houliston son Arnot Place, Earlston

      Tombstone record in Duns:
      1911 May 18th In loving memory of our father George Houliston
      1952 May 22nd And our mother Isabella Skeldon
      1959 Aug 12th John Skeldon Houliston son of the above. Died at Ipswich
      1969 May 7th Margaret Houliston eldest daughter of the above
    Person ID I88  Houliston Family Tree
    Last Modified 10 June 2007 

    Father Alexander Houliston,   b. 17 April 1796, Coldingham, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 June 1867, Alton, Coldingham, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Margaret (Goodale) Goodall,   b. 1797, Yester, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 March 1879, Fireburn Mill, Coldstream, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 16 June 1820  Dunse, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Cockburnspath film:
      page 224
      1820 May 29th
      Alexander Howlison in this
      Parish and Margaret Goodall
      in the Parish of Dunse gave up
      their names for proclamation

      Cockburnspath film:
      page 99
      Proclamations for the year 1820 included in that part of
      the Register sent to the Register General
      1820 May 29th
      Alexander Houlison in this parish and Margaret
      Goodall in the parish of Dunse gave up their names
      for proclamation

      Dunse film:
      page 65
      1820
      June 16
      Alexander Howliston Hind Cockburnspath, and
      Margaret Goodall, Dunse
      Wits David White & Robert Peacock.

      also recorded as 29 May 1820 Cockburnspath, Berwick, Scotland
      Witness to marriage David White & Robt Peacock

      ALEXANDER HOULISON
      Male Family
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      Event(s):
      Birth:
      Christening:
      Death:
      Burial:
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      Marriages:
      Spouse: MARGARET GOODALL Family
      Marriage: 29 MAY 1820 Cockburnspath, Berwick, 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:
      M117315 1820 - 1854 1067867, 0103213 Film 6901513 Film
      Sheet: 00

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      ALEXANDER HOWLISTON
      Male Family
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      Event(s):
      Birth:
      Christening:
      Death:
      Burial:
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      Marriages:
      Spouse: MARGARET GOODALL Family
      Marriage: 16 JUN 1820 Duns, Berwick, 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:
      M117356 1797 - 1854 1067894, 0103224 Film 6902075 Film
      Sheet: 00
    Family ID F21  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Isabella (Isabel) Dalgleish or Dalgliesh,   b. 26 May 1835, Kirkhill, Legerwood, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 June 1888, Cockburnspath, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 29 June 1866  Roxburgh, Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Marriage record of HOULISTON, GEORGE to DALGLEISH, ISABELLA in 1866 in ROXBURGH GRO ref 803/ 0005
      at Redheugh Mains
      George Houliston Police Constable single age 28 parents Alexander Houliston gardener and Margaret M.S. Goodall
      Isabella Dalgleish Domestic Servant single age 28 parents James Dalgleish shepherd and Agnes M.S Robson
      signed William Lee minister of Roxburgh Parish
      witnesses: ? Dalgleish and ? Robertson

      Houliston, George marriage to Isabella Dalgleish date 29/06/1866 in Roxburgh Scotland GRO Ref. 803/0005

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      GEORGE HOULISTON
      Male Family
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      Event(s):
      Birth:
      Christening:
      Death:
      Burial:
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      Marriages:
      Spouse: ISABELLA DALGLEISH Family
      Marriage: 29 JUN 1866 Roxburgh, Roxburgh, 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:
      M118031 1855 - 1875 6035516 REGISTER Film NONE
      Sheet: 00
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    Children 
     1. Alexander Houliston,   b. 18 October 1867, Coldingham, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1869, Eyemouth, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     2. James Alexander Houliston,   b. 10 April 1870, Chirnside, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 December 1894, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
    Family ID F69  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Isabella Skeldon,   b. 14 April 1864, Cockburnspath, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1952, Duns, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 1890  Newington, Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Marriage record of HOULISTON, GEORGE to SKELDON, ISABELLA in 1890 in NEWINGTON EDIN GRO ref 685/05 0287

      Houliston, George marriage to Isabella Skeldon date 1890 in Newington Scotland GRO Ref. 685/05 0287
    Children 
     1. John Skeldon Houliston,   b. 1891, Cockburnspath, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 August 1959, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     2. Margaret (Meg) Alison Goodall Houliston,   b. 1893, Duns, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1969, Duns? Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +3. Catherine (Kate) Elizabeth Brown Houliston,   b. 1897, Duns, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 December 1968, Duns, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +4. Isabella (Bell) Martha Houliston,   b. 1899, Duns, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1977, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Family ID F70  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1841 census of Alexander and Margaret Houliston and children in Coldingham
    1841 census of Alexander and Margaret Houliston and children in Coldingham
    1851 census of Alexander and Margaret Houliston and children in Redheugh, Cockburnspath
    1851 census of Alexander and Margaret Houliston and children in Redheugh, Cockburnspath


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