Robert Barclay
(Abt 1786-)
Mary Wilson
(Abt 1786-)
John Cowan of Tarbolton
Jean (Jane) Leggat
James Barclay of Tarbolton
Mary Criddle Cowan
Jane Barclay


Family Links

John William Anderson of Kilmarnock

Jane Barclay

  • Born: 11 Mar 1856, Tarbolton, Ayrshire, Scotland 2
  • Married: 6 Jun 1889, James St., Tarbolton, Ayrshire, Scotland 1
  • Died: 14 Mar 1931, Witch Rd., Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland 3

  Research Notes:

At the time of the 1891 Scotland Census Jean Anderson, aged 35, born in Tarbolton Ayrshire, silk weaver's wife, and husband, aged 38, born in Tarbolton, silk weaver, were living at 28 Montgomery St., Tarbolton. Present were children (both born in Tarbolton): Robert (10)*, scholar, and Margaret (1)**

* Robert was John's son by a previous marriage.
** is a misprint. Should be Mary (see below. There is no birth in the GROS for a Margaret at this time.)

At the time of the 1901 Scotland Census Jane Anderson, aged 45, born in Tarbolton Ayrshire, and husband John Anderson, aged 48, born in Tarbolton, insurance agent, were living at 18 Cunningham St., Tarbolton. With them were children Mary (11), scholar, James (9), scholar, William (7), Janet (5), Margaret (3)


Jane Anderson, widow of John William Anderson, insurance agent, daughter of James Barclay, silk weaver, deceased, and Mary Criddle Barclay M.S Cowan, deceased, died aged 75 years as a result of senility and hypostatic pneumonia, Robert Anderson, son, present.

  Marriage Information:

Jane married John William Anderson, son of Robert Anderson and Janet Richmond Leggat, on 6 Jun 1889 in James St., Tarbolton, Ayrshire, Scotland 1. (John William Anderson was born about 1853 in Tarbolton, Ayrshire, Scotland.)

  Marriage Notes:

John W. Anderson, silk weaver, bachelor, age 36, of Tarbolton, son of Robert Anderson, draper, and Janet Richmond Anderson M.S. Leggat (deceased), and
Jane Barclay, silk weaver, spinster, age 33, of Tarbolton, daughter of James Barclay, silk weaver, and Mary Criddle Barclay M.S. Cowan (deceased)

Witnesses: Robert W. Ferrier, Mary W. Barclay


1 General Register Office of Scotland (GROS), Statutory Marriages 619/00 0007.

2 International Genealogical Index, Births (1855-1875), batch # C116191.

3 General Register Office of Scotland (GROS), Kilmarnock Deaths, 1931, p. 42, no. 124.

Home | Table of Contents | Surnames | Name List

This Web Site was Created 30 Nov 2015 with Legacy 4.0 from Millennia