Margaret Hay Cheyne1

F, #2559, b. 22 April 1850
FatherHenry Cheyne b. 24 Aug 1804, d. 27 Feb 1868
MotherBarbara Hay b. 19 Jun 1814, d. 1899
     Margaret Hay Cheyne was born, 22 April 1850, in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. She was baptized in Northmaven Parish, 26 July 1850. Her place of birth, as given on the 1851 census, was Edinburgh, Midlothian.2,3,4,5

John Cheyne, William Cheyne, Arthur Cheyne, Henry Cheyne, Joseph G. Cheyne and Margaret Cheyne were listed as children in the household of Henry Cheyne and his wife, Barbara Cheyne on the 1851 Scotland Census, at 6 Royal Terrace, in Leith, Leith South, Midlothian, Scotland.4

Margaret Hay Cheyne was documented in A. Y. Cheyne, The Cheyne Family in Scotland, on pages 110 and 112.6

Harry Cheyne, Arthur Cheyne, Joseph G. C. Cheyne, Margaret Cheyne and Anne Cheyne were listed as children in the household of Henry Cheyne and his wife, Barbara Cheyne on the 1861 Scotland Census, at 6 Royal Terrace, in Leith, Leith South, Midlothian, Scotland. She was a scholar.7

John Cheyne, Harry Cheyne, Joseph Cheyne, Margaret Cheyne and Annie Cheyne were listed as children in the household of Barbara Cheyne on the 1871 Scotland Census, at 12 Alban Street, in Edinburgh, Saint Marys Parish, Midlothian, Scotland. She was listed as 23 years of age and born in Edinburgh.8

Anne Cheyne, Joseph Gordon Clunies Cheyne and Margaret Hay Cheyne were listed as children in the household of Barbara Hay on the 1881 Scotland Census, at 10 Rutland Square, in Edinburgh, Saint Cuthberts Parish, Midlothian, Scotland. She was also listed as unmarried, land and annuities.9

Margaret Cheyne and Anne Cheyne was in the household of Joseph G. C. Cheyne and listed as sister on the 1901 Scotland Census, at 18 Glencarin Crescent, in Edinburgh, Saint George Parish, Midlothian, Scotland. She was 50 years of age and born in Edinburgh.10

Margaret Cheyne was granted the probate of the estate of the deceased, Joseph Gordon Clunies Cheyne, 1 January 1916. The will of Joseph Gordon Clunies Cheyne was proved 1 January 1916. An abstract of it reads: Cheyne Joseph Gordon Clunes of 18 Glencairn Crescent Edinburgh died 30 October 1915 Confirmation of Margaret Cheyne spinster. Sealed London 1 January"..11

Citations

  1. [S148] Lieut. Colonel Archibald Ythan Cheyne, The Cheyne Family in Scotland,, Page 112.
  2. [S9] International Genealogy Index, Shetland, Batch C110084, Serial 1815.
  3. [S148] Lieut. Colonel Archibald Ythan Cheyne, The Cheyne Family in Scotland, Page 112.
  4. [S399] 1851 British Census Index, Parish Number: 692/2, Civil parish: Leith South, County: Midlothian, ED: 2A, Page: 19, Household schedule number: 53, Roll: CSSCT1851_189.
  5. [S541] W.S. Francis J. GrantZetland Family Histories "Cheyne of Tangwick, Page 45."
  6. [S148] Lieut. Colonel Archibald Ythan Cheyne, The Cheyne Family in Scotland, Pages 110 and 112.
  7. [S397] 1861 British Census Index, Registration Number: 685/2, Registration district: St Andrew, Civil parish: Edinburgh South Leith, County: Midlothian, ED: 95, Page: 8, Household schedule number: 33, Roll: CSSCT1861_126.
  8. [S408] 1871 British Census Index, Registration Number: 685/2, Registration district: St Andrew, Civil parish: Edinburgh St Mary, County: Midlothian, ED: 44 Page,: 19, Household schedule number: 70, Roll: CSSCT1871_159.
  9. [S315] 1881 British Census as recorded on CD-ROM by the LDS Church, Saint Cuthbert's Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Source: FHL Film 0223991, GRO Ref, Volume 685-1, EnumDist 45, Page 10.
  10. [S423] 1901 Scotland Census Index, Registration Number: 685/1, Registration district: St George, Civil parish: Edinburgh West Coates, County: Midlothian, ED: 78, Page: 10, Household schedule number: 35, Roll: CSSCT1901_366.
  11. [S389] Website Ancestry.com Website (www.ancestry.com) "Text from of an image of the abstract of his will in England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1916, page 439."