Family History Research: by Lorna Flint Laughton

James SNEDDON

Male Abt 1814 - Bef 1879  (~ 65 years)


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  • Name James SNEDDON  [1
    Born Abt 1814  Bo'ness, West Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • [Was Bo'Ness in Linlithgowshire in 1851?]
    Gender Male 
    AFN
    Birth Abt 1815  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 6 Nov 1837  Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    as a collier at Thankerton, when his daughter, Helen Sneddon, was born 
    Occupation 28 Apr 1840  Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    as a collier at Thankerton, when his daughter, Janet Sneddon, was born 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Holytown 
    • The index records that he was age 25 and likely born about 1816 in Scotland. He was a coal miner. He was living with his wife and three daughters, Jean, Helen and Janet in Thankerton.
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Holytown 
    • The index records that he was age 37 and likely born about 1814 in Biness [Bo'Ness], Linlithgowshire, Scotland. He was a coal miner. He was living with his wife, two daughters, Ellen and Margaret, one son, Richard, his brother, George Snedden, and a servant, Agnes Russie, at 66 Bairds Square.
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Renfrew, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Skaterig 
    • The index recorded him as age 47 and born about 1814 in Bo'ness, Linlithgowshire, Scotland. He was an Ironstone Miner. He was living with his wife, and two sons, Richard Sneddon and James Sneddon.
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Renfrew, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • The index recorded him as age 57 and born about 1814 in Biness [Bo'ness], Linlithgowshire, Scotland. He was a miner. He was living with his wife and son, James Sneddon, at 3 West Hillhead.
    Church records Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • If he was baptized, married or buried in the Free Church, this event might be in the records of the Bothwell Free Church which became the Kirkfield United Free Church, and then became the Church of Scotland. These records are number /3 (births/baptisms 1843-1854, then 1882) at the National Archives of Scotland.
    Church records Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • If he was baptized, married or buried in the United Presbyterian Church or the United Free Church, this event might be in the records of the Bothwell (Blantyre) United Presbyterian Church, or the Wooddean United Free Church, which then became the Church of Scotland. These records are number /6 births/baptisms 1887 to 1940 at the National Archives of Scotland.
    Occupation Abt 1875  Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    an iron stone miner 
    • When his wife, Agnes (Wyper) Sneddon died on February 14, 1879, she was recorded as the "widow of James Sneddon, iron stone miner".
    Occupation 23 Nov 1877  Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    coal miner, when his son, James Sneddon, married Marion Sorbie 
    Death Bef 14 Feb 1879  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • When his wife, Agnes (Wyper) Sneddon died on February 14, 1879, she was recorded as "widow of James Sneddon".
    Agnes (Wyper) Sneddon died February 14, 1879 in Partick district, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
    Agnes (Wyper) Sneddon died February 14, 1879 in Partick district, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
    Scotland Statutory Deaths Registrations. 646/02 0120. 1879. District of Partick, County of Lanark, page 40, #120.
    Detail of: Agnes (Wyper) Sneddon died February 14, 1879 in Partick district, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
    Detail of: Agnes (Wyper) Sneddon died February 14, 1879 in Partick district, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
    Scotland Statutory Deaths Registrations. 646/02 0120. 1879. District of Partick, County of Lanark, page 40, #120.
    Reference Number 44.0 
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    • Bothwell parish # 625. Get a digital print of the Sneddon family in Enumeration District 2. See A00805.
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    • Bothwell parish # 625. Get a digital print of the Snedden family in Enumeration District 13, household # 53. See A00806.
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    • Renfrew parish # 575. Get a digital print of the Sneddon family in Enumeration District 2, Skaterig, household # 64. See A00807.
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    • Renfrew parish # 575. Get a digital print of the Sneddon family in Enumeration District 2A, 3 West Hillhead, household # 24. See A00808.
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    • microfilm # 1,066,614 v.4 baptisms 1783-1820, v.5 marriages 1752-1804, burials 1736-1792 & 1808-1820, marriage proclamations 1805-1820; v. 6 births & baptisms 1820-1855, marriage proclaimations 1820-1855, burials 1820-1848. James was born c 1814 in Bo'ness - then in Linlithgowshire. Also, microfilm # 1,066,626 item 3 - neglected entries 1852.
    _UID 4EFF1C1F5E994C3F8037D054A5766F31A020 
    Died Bef 14 Feb 1879  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Person ID I894  Everyone
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2018 

    Family Agnes WYPER,   b. 1814, Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1879, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 29 Nov 1835  Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Jane SNEDDON,   b. Abt Feb 1836, Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Helen SNEDDON,   b. 6 Nov 1837, Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Janet SNEDDON,   b. 28 Apr 1840, Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Margaret SNEDDON,   b. Abt 1843, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Richard SNEDDON,   b. Abt 1846, Bo'ness, West Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. James SNEDDON,   b. 1854, Newarthill, Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 5 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F321  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S324] A00265, Andy Potts, (Manchester, Lancashire, England. 6 December 2001.), A00265., Page 2. (Reliability: 3), 6 Dec 2001.

    2. [S907] A00806, Ancestry, A00806., Parish 625, Enumeration District 13, household # 53. James Snedden family. (Reliability: 3), 21 Apr 2007.

    3. [S428] A00357, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00357., Marriages (Reliability: 3), 18 Oct 2002.

    4. [S428] A00357, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00357., Births and Baptisms page 213 (Reliability: 3), 18 Oct 2002.

    5. [S428] A00357, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00357., Births and Baptisms page 326 (Reliability: 3), 18 Oct 2002.

    6. [S906] A00805, Ancestry, A00805., Parish # 625, Enumeration district 2, James Sneddon family. (Reliability: 3), 21 Apr 2007.

    7. [S908] A00807, Ancestry, A00807., Parish 575, Enumeration District 2, household # 64. James Sneddon family. (Reliability: 3), 21 Apr 2007.

    8. [S909] A00808, Ancestry, A00808., Parish # 575, Enumeration District 2A, household # 24. James Sneddon family. (Reliability: 3), 21 Apr 2007.

    9. [S878] A00783, Baptie, Diane, (Aberdeen, Scotland. August 2000.), A00783., page 49 (Reliability: 3), 17 Oct 2006.

    10. [S878] A00783, Baptie, Diane, (Aberdeen, Scotland. August 2000.), A00783., page 13 (Reliability: 3), 17 Oct 2006.

    11. [S1237] Scotland. Statutory Registers. Deaths, Lanark County, District of Partick, 1879, page 40, #120. Agnes (Wyper) Sneddon died Feburary 14, 1879. (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S112] A00088, General Register Office of Scotland, (Edinburgh, Scotland. September 18, 1979), A00088. (Reliability: 4), 18 Sep 1979.

    13. [S399] A00333, Andy Potts, (Manchester, Lancashire, England: 1 September 2000), A00333., 1877 Marriages in Stonehouse, registration district 656, reference # 22 (Reliability: 3), 4 Apr 2002.



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