Margaret Smith

F, #11986, b. 27 December 1858, d. 9 April 1922
FatherGeorge Smith b. a 1828, d. 6 Jun 1873
MotherJulia Jemima Greig b. 10 Sep 1823, d. 1871
     Margaret Smith was born, 27 December 1858, in Lerwick, Lerwick Parish, Shetland Islands, Scotland.1,2,3

Christina Cecilia Smith, James Smith, Margaret Smith and Georgina Eliza Smith were listed as children in the household of George Smith and his wife, Julia Smith on the 1871 British Census, at Law Lane, in Lerwick, Lerwick Parish, Shetland Islands, Scotland. She was 12 years old, born in Lerwick Parish and a scholar.3

Margaret Smith married William Watson Cheyne 12 December 1894.1,4



The baptismal record of George Basil Watson Cheyne documented Margaret Cheyne, residing at 75 Harley Street, as his mother, 12 January 1899, in London, Saint Marylebone, Middlesex, England.6

The baptismal record of Julia Millicent Watson Cheyne documented Margaret Cheyne, residing at 75 Harley Street, as his mother, 11 July 1900, in London, Saint Marylebone, Middlesex, England.6

Margaret Cheyne and her husband, William Cheyne, were listed on the 1901 England Census, at 75 Harley Street, in London, Marylebone, Middlesex, England. They were listed as the head of household and wife.1

Margaret Cheyne died 9 April 1922 in Melrose, Roxburgh, Scotland.7,8

Margaret Cheyne was buried, at Fetlar Cemetery, in Fetlar Parish, Shetland Islands, Scotland. Her monumental inscription reads "Sacred To The Memory / Of / MARGARET / Wife Of / Sir W. WATSON CHEYNE, Bt. / Who Died April 9th 1922 / He Giveth His Beloved Sleep"..7

Her estate was probated on 17 June 1922 at London, England.9

Family

William Watson Cheyne b. 14 Dec 1852, d. 19 Apr 1932
Children

Citations

  1. [S331] 1901 British Census, Civil parish: St Marylebone, Ecclesiatical parish: Holy Trinity, London, England, Source information: RG13/102, Registration district: St Marylebone, Sub-registration district: All Souls, ED: 2, Folio: 36, Page: 4, Household schedule number: 21. Images reproduced by courtesy of The National Archives, London, England, and obtained from ancestry.com.
  2. [S9] International Genealogy Index, Shetland Islands, Lerwick Parish, Batch C110051.
  3. [S408] 1871 British Census Index, Registration Number: 5, Registration district: Lerwick and Gulberwick, Civil Parish: Lerwick and Gulberwick, Town: Lerwick, County: Shetland, ED: 2 Household schedule number: 131, Roll: CSSCT1871_2.
  4. [S541] W.S. Francis J. GrantZetland Family Histories "Greig of Sandsound, Page 106."
  5. [S481] Shetland MI, Vol 18, Lerwick Parish, Part 1 of 5 "Page 12."
  6. [S389] Website Ancestry.com Website (www.ancestry.com) "London Metropolitan Archives, Saint Marylebone, Register of Baptisms, P89/MRY1, Item 073. Board of Guardian Records, 1834-1906 and Church of England Parish Registers, 1813-1906. London Metropolitan Archives and Guildhall Library Manuscripts, London."
  7. [S488] Shetland MI, Vol 25, Noth Yell & Fetlar Parish "Page 33."
  8. [S389] Website Ancestry.com Website (www.ancestry.com) "Date and city of death from of an image of the abstract of his will in England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1922, page 531."
  9. [S389] Website Ancestry.com Website (www.ancestry.com) "Text from of an image of the abstract of her will in England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1922, page 531."