Husband: Solomon Gillies
Born: 22 APR 1838 in Catrine, Sorn, Ayrshire, Scotland
Died: 18 OCT 1913 in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
Father: Thomas Gillies
Mother: Jean Fisher
Spouses:

Notes:

Death Notes: Dunedin Hospital

Burial Notes: Southern Cemetery, Block 144, Plot 38

Recorded Events in His Life

He appeared on the 1841 Census of Scotland on 6 June 1841 in Catrine, Sorn, Ayrshire, Scotland. 5 11

1841 Census of Scotland - Piece: SCT1841/613
Place: Sorn-Ayrshire
Enumeration District: 11
Civil Parish: Sorn
Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: Catrine
Parish Number: 613
Folio: 0
Page: 10

Address: Townhead

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Estimated
Surname First name Sex Age Birth Year Occupation Where Born Remarks

FISHER John M 50 abt 1791 Farm Servant Ayrshire
FISHER Margt F 45 abt 1796 - Ayrshire
FISHER Ann F 10 abt 1831 - Ayrshire
FISHER James M 6 abt 1835 - Ayrshire
FISHER George M 1 abt 1840 - Ayrshire
GILLIES Jean F 20 abt 1821 - Ayrshire
GILLIES Solomon M 2 abt 1839 - Ayrshire
GILLIES John M 9m abt 1840 - Scotland (not Ayrshire)

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He worked as an iron turner (journeyman) on 19 July 1864 in Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. 7
He had a residence in 1909 in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand. 8
He had a residence in 1911 in South Dunedin, Dunedin South, Otago, New Zealand. Gillies, Janet, Nelson Street, South Dunedin, married
Gillies, Solomon, Nelson Street, South Dunedin, engineer

Solomon married Janet LAWSON, daughter of John LAWSON and Sarah ADAMS, on 19 July 1864 in Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 2 (Janet LAWSON was born about 1843 in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland,7 12 died on 20 March 1920 in South Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand 10 and was buried on 22 March 1920 in South Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand 10.)

Recorded Events about their Marriage

Gallery: Marriage Record, on 19 July 1864, in Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.

Sources:
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index (R) [database on-line] (Copyright © 1980, 2002), Parish Records, Batch No. M119341 (Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland), 1855-1875.
Marriage Certificate (digital or paper copy of official marriage record privately held by Kirsty M. Haining), 1864 Solomon Gillies and Janet Lawson in Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Scotland.
Kirsty M. Haining.
FamilySearch Historical Record Collections, Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564?-1950.
National Records of Scotland and brightsolid Online Publishing Ltd., ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/), 1841 Census of Scotland; digital images (Edinburgh, Scotland: General Register Office for Scotland. Reels 1-151. © Crown copyright), John Fisher household, Townhead, Parish of Sorn (613), Ayrshire, Scotland, enumeration district (ED) 11, page 10.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index (R) [database on-line] (Copyright © 1980, 2002), Parish Records, Batch No. C119311 (Anderston, Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland), 1855-1875.
Marriage Certificate (digital or paper copy of official marriage record privately held by Kirsty M. Haining).
New Zealand. Wellington, The Evening Post, "Marriages," 24 December 1909 (Volume LXXVIII, Issue 152), p. 1, col. 1; digital images, PapersPast (http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/ : accessed 6 August 2009), Historial Newspapers of New Zealand.
Old Parish Registers of the Church of Scotland, Index of Births & Christenings, 1553?-1854 (Edinburgh, United Kingdom: General Register Office for Scotland). The Old Parish Registers are church records of births, baptisms, banns, marriages, deaths, and burials that were kept by individual parishes within the Church of Scotland ("the Established Church") from 1553 until 1855 when civil registration began. All original registers are now held by the General Register Office for Scotland at New Register House in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Cemetery Database.
FreeCEN (http://www.freecen.org.uk/), 1841 Census of Scotland (FreeCEN search engine, layout and database Copyright © 2003-2012 The Trustees of FreeCEN. Scottish Census Data - Crown Copyright © General Register Office for Scotland. Reproduced with the permission of the Controller of HMSO and Queen's Printer for Scotland), John Fisher household; Piece: SCT1841/613; Place: Sorn-Ayrshire; Enumeration District: 11; Civil Parish: Sorn; Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: Catrine; Parish Number: 613; Folio: 0; Page: 10; Address: Townhead.
Ancestry.com, 1851 Scotland Census [database on-line] (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006). Original data: Scotland. 1851 Scotland Census. Reels 1-?217. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Wife: Janet Lawson
Born: about 1843 in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: 20 MAR 1920 in South Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
Father: John Lawson
Mother: Sarah Adams
Spouses:

Notes:

Janet LAWSON 1 3 4 5
Born: Abt 1843, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland 5 6
Marriage: Solomon GILLIES on 19 July 1864 in Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland 1 2
Died: 20 March 1920, South Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand about age 77 7
Buried: 22 March 1920, South Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand 7
Another name for Janet was Janet GILLIES.7

Death Notes: Nelson Street

Burial Notes: Southern Cemetery, Block 144, Plot 38

Recorded Events in Her Life

She had a residence in 1911 in South Dunedin, Dunedin South, Otago, New Zealand. «b>Gillies, Janet, Nelson Street, South Dunedin, married
Gillies, Solomon, Nelson Street, South Dunedin, engineer

Her death notice was published on page 4, column 5 of the Otago Daily Times, Issue 17890, on Monday, 22 March 1920 in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand.

DEATHS.

GILLIES.-- On March 20, at her residence, 19 Nelson street, South Dunedin, Janet, widow of Solomon Gillies; in her seventy-eighth year. "At rest." Private interment. Hope and Kinaston, undertakers.

Janet married Solomon GILLIES, son of Thomas GILLIES and Jean FISHER, on 19 July 1864 in Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 2 (Solomon GILLIES was born on 22 April 1838 in Catrine, Sorn, Ayrshire, Scotland 8 9 10, christened on 9 May 1838 in Sorn, Ayrshire, Scotland,8 10 died on 18 October 1913 in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand 7 and was buried on 21 October 1913 in South Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand 7.)

Recorded Events about their Marriage

Gallery: Marriage Record, on 19 July 1864, in Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.

Sources

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index (R) [database on-line] (Copyright © 1980, 2002), Parish Records, Batch No. M119341 (Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland), 1855-1875.
Marriage Certificate (digital or paper copy of official marriage record privately held by Kirsty M. Haining), 1864 Solomon Gillies and Janet Lawson in Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Scotland.
Kirsty M. Haining.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index (R) [database on-line] (Copyright © 1980, 2002), Parish Records, Batch No. C119311 (Anderston, Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland), 1855-1875.
Marriage Certificate (digital or paper copy of official marriage record privately held by Kirsty M. Haining).
Ancestry.com, 1851 Scotland Census [database on-line] (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006). Original data: Scotland. 1851 Scotland Census. Reels 1-?217. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Cemetery Database.
Old Parish Registers of the Church of Scotland, Index of Births & Christenings, 1553?-1854 (Edinburgh, United Kingdom: General Register Office for Scotland). The Old Parish Registers are church records of births, baptisms, banns, marriages, deaths, and burials that were kept by individual parishes within the Church of Scotland ("the Established Church") from 1553 until 1855 when civil registration began. All original registers are now held by the General Register Office for Scotland at New Register House in Edinburgh, Scotland.
National Records of Scotland and brightsolid Online Publishing Ltd., ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/), 1841 Census of Scotland; digital images (Edinburgh, Scotland: General Register Office for Scotland. Reels 1-151. © Crown copyright), John Fisher household, Townhead, Parish of Sorn (613), Ayrshire, Scotland, enumeration district (ED) 11, page 10.
FamilySearch Historical Record Collections, Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564?-1950.

Children
01 (M): Thomas McCallum Gillies
Born: 18 AUG 1864 in Anderston, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: 25 AUG 1949 in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
Spouses: Octavia Yulu Burgess
02 (F): Jessie King Gillies
Born: (Private)
Died:
Spouses:
03 (M): John Lawson Gillies
Born: 04 FEB 1868 in Anderston, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: 01 JUL 1910 in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
Spouses: Annie McBeth
04 (M): James Lawson Gillies
Born: 09 MAR 1870 in Anderston, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: 1870 in Anderston, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Spouses:
05 (F): Jane Fisher Gillies
Born: 23 JAN 1872 in Anderston, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: 23 APR 1891 in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
Spouses:
06 (M): Solomon King Gillies
Born: (Private)
Died:
Spouses:
07 (M): Donald McKellar Gillies
Born: 13 JUL 1877 in Kelvin, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: 13 NOV 1943 in Wellington, New Zealand
Spouses: Ruth Searle
08 (F): Wlhelmina McDougal Gillies
Born: 1880 in Lawrence, Otago, New Zealand
Died: 1950 in Lawrence, Otago, New Zealand
Spouses: James Alexander Japp
09 (M): Alfred Arthur Gillies
Born: 1882 in Lawrence, Otago, New Zealand
Died: 1946 in Lawrence, Otago, New Zealand
Spouses: Yolanda Ruby Smith
10 (M): Herbert Logan Gillies
Born: 1885 in Lawrence, Otago, New Zealand
Died: 08 JUL 1962 in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Spouses: Amelia Maude Mong
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