- Hi Looking for any info on my Blackwoods.
John Blackwood born about 1829 lanark scotland served in India 72nd foot of albany own highlanders no 2977.singed up about 1849.
married Janet Morrison April 1849 Glasgow.Both down as deceased on sons marriage cert 1880 dont know where or when.
Charles Blackwood b.a.1851 Glasgow later in 72nd foot
1881 census info.
Institution: "Stirling Castle" Married Quarters Castlehill
Census Place: Stirling, Stirling, Scotland
Source: FHL Film 0203546 GRO Ref Volume 490 EnumDist 24 Page 13
Marr Age Sex Birthplace
Charles BLACKWOOD M 29 M Barony, Lanark, Scotland
Occ: L. Corpl. 72nd Regt.
Jane BLACKWOOD M 23 F Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Occ: L. Corpl. 72nd Regt. Wife
Fraser BLACKWOOD 6 m M St. Ninians, Stirling, Scotland
George morrison Blackwood born 1855 Glasgow died 1856 Glasgow.
Mary Blackwood c. 6th jan 1863 MHOW west Bengal India. dont know what happened to her.
John Blackwood b.15th sept 1864 christened 2nd october 1864 Mhow west Bengal
Institution: Knellar Hall
Census Place: Twickenham, Middlesex, England
Source: FHL Film 1341326 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 1343 Folio 119 Page 36
John BLACKWOOD U 16 M East Indies
Occ: Private 58th Brigade Depot
John Married Catherine Lithgow.in Edinburgh.
any help very much welcome
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- Ref message19248
I am recently registered and doing some genealogy research
Full name Charles Blackwood,living in Lancs.
Currently trying to locate my natural grandfather,Charles Fenner
Blackwood,last heard of in 1913 and divorced in his absence in 1919
Any info appreciated
> Source: FHL Film 1341326 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 1343 Folio119 Page 36
> John BLACKWOOD U 16 M East Indies
> Rel: Student
> Occ: Private 58th Brigade Depot
> John Married Catherine Lithgow.in Edinburgh.
> any help very much welcome
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- Have a Grace Blackwood who married a Thomas Hamilton
and had a son James Blackwood Hamilton approx 1864.
Have no more information on Grace Blackwood except she
died before 1894. Her son married Matilda Robertson
in 1894 at Blantyre.
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> Have a Grace Blackwood who married a Thomas Hamilton
> and had a son James Blackwood Hamilton approx 1864.
> Have no more information on Grace Blackwood except she
> died before 1894. Her son married Matilda Robertson
> in 1894 at Blantyre.
> Any connection?
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- Ref message 20196 and apologies for any repeated messages
Sorry,but info on 20196 not applicable.
Still looking for any info on Charles Fenner Blackwood,born 1885 in
Can anyone out there help?
- To Jannette [also Christine]
The info you sent me directly in December ref Benjamin Blackwood and
Mary Fenner was spot on and referred to my greatgrandfather and
greatgrandmother. My missing grandfather is their son,Charles Fenner
Blackwood whom I am seeking.
I have tried to contact you twice by direct e-mail but both messages
Thank you for this.With respect to your own searches which appear to
have a military background I have searched but without success as yet
- Hi List ,
I am trying to find a connection to see if this is my Line.I am trying to find parents of John BLACKWOOD,or any other info.I cannot find a death record for John he married Janet MORRISON
John Blackwood, Grinder in Glasgow, & Janet Morrison residing there, married 30th April by Mr Robert Gillan one of the Ministers of Glasgow
no parents names are listed on OPR.John Enlisted in the 72nd regiment of the Seaforth highlanders about 1849 army number 2977 Cant find anything on his army carear last sightings i have for him is the birth of his son John in India 1863 when on his son Johns enlistment in 1878 it has both his parents deceased.
Names of Johns Children .
female sometime between 1851-1854
Charles Blackwood b.a 1851 Glasgow married 1880 stirling Annie (Jane) Corbett b, Glasgow 1857-1861.
George Morrison Blackwood b. 1855 Glasgow 99 Gallowgate died 1856 Carlton
Mary Blackwood b. 6th Jan 1863 Mhow west Bengal India.
John Blackwood . b.sept 1864 Mhow west Bengal India.
This is the only JOHN and JANET i can find on 1851 census with the right ages any feed back would be most welcome on this.
1851 Census. Glasgow City - East
Parish: St Johns District:570 Book:1 Page 19
(nb District 570 was renumbered to 644 on the micro films)
113 Gallowgate St
Name Rel Condt Age Occupation Born
John Blackwood Head Mar 21 Journeyman Cutler Glasgow, St James
Janet " Wife Mar 21 "
Mary " Wid 40 Lanark Rutherglen
James Blackwood U 10 Glasgow St James
Mary " Daur U 8 "
Charles " Son U 1.5 "
The Mother Mary on this census is Mary URIE married Charles BLACKWOOD.
Details of Marys Death.
Mary Blackwood Widow of Charles Blackwood, Cutler (Master)
15 November 1887 6 a.m. 1 Gladstone Place, Glasgow Aged 71
Robert Urie Hand Loom Weaver (dec) & Margaret Watson (dec)
Bronchitis 3 months
Registered by Thomas Farmer, son in law 15 November 1887 Glasgow
I do have 1881-1891 census details of the FARMER family,Thomas FARMER born 1840 glasgow Married Mary BLACKWOOD 1862.
BACK to John on his sons birth cert of 1855 details below.
644/2-816 High Church, Glasgow George Morrison Blackwood
1855 April 23, 3hAM 99 Gallowgate, Glasgow
F: John Blackwood, grinder (soldier), aged 25, born Rutherglen
Married: April 1849, Glasgow, 1 boy living, 1 girl deceased
M: Janet M/S Morrison, her 3rd child-aged 25, bor Gallowgate, Glasgow
Inf: Janet Blackwood, x her mark, mother
He died in 1856 aged 1 in Calton parish.
Any Help on this family most welcome Janette
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