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Margaret Linton

Margaret Linton

Female 1801 - 1858  (57 years)

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  • Name Margaret Linton 
    Born 1801  , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 6 Jul 1840  New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Arrived 6 Jul 1840 in New York from Liverpool on the ship Frankfurt
    David Scott and Margaret Linton
    David Scott and Margaret Linton
    Arrival 6 Jul 1840 in New York on the ship "Frankfurt" courtesy of Sue Boczek 2011
    Name Margaret Scott 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-52749 
    Died 29 Oct 1858  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 31 Oct 1858  [2
    Person ID I52749  Generations
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2023 

    Family David Scott,   b. 1788, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1878, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary Scott,   b. 1819, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Ellen Scott,   b. 1822, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Gideon Scott,   b. 1830, Ashkirk, Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1887, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     4. John Scott,   b. 28 May 1834, Hawick, , Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1908, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     5. Margaret Scott,   b. 6 Jul 1834, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1904, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. Catherine Scott,   b. 4 Nov 1838, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1912, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     7. Jane Scott,   b. CALC 21 Aug 1841, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1867, Egremont Township, Grey Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years)
     8. Sarah Scott,   b. 1844, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1924, Owen Sound, Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     9. Walter Scott,   b. 1847, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2023 
    Family ID F13601  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Near Galt, on Friday night, the 29th October, Margaret, the wife of Mr. David Scott, aged 56. Her Funeral was attended to the grave on Sunday by an immense body of sorrowing friends.

      Galt Reporter Nov 5 1858 Pg 2

  • Sources 
    1. [S233] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1852, Div 1 pg 15.

    2. [S1338] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Galt Reporter (1846-1973), Obituary of Margaret Linton - Scott - Nov 5 1858 pg 2.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1801 - , Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 6 Jul 1840 - New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Oct 1858 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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