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Andrew MURDOCK

Male Abt 1858 - 1931  (~ 73 years)


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  • Name Andrew MURDOCK  [1, 2, 3
    Born Abt 1858  Ballymena, Antrim, Ireland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    • Per 1881 and 1891 census
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 19 Aug 1863  Belfast, Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • St. Ann'e Parish, Shankill
    Burial See tape 220,253--1891 census of Dalziel, page 25-26 of census 639 for information 
    Occupation 1881--Locomotive Engine Driver: 1901-Enginekeeper  [2, 3
    Buried Mar 1931 
    Died 12 Mar 1931  Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Died at Deaffen Street, Motherwell--see death certificate
    Notes 
    • Family records indicate Andrew Murdock was born in Carlin, Motherwell, Scotland and died at the age of 73--about 1933. His occupation was "engineerman, at the local steel works. Other census reports characterize his job as an "engine driver." He died of "old age" at the age of 73. Family and friends called him "Wiggy" because he wore a wig.
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      Residence in 1891--45 Leslie Street, Dalziel, Lanarkshire
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      Hello Ron
The marriage cert for Andrew and Sarah states his parents are William Murdock and Ann Graham.
His death cert states same parents ,so I am a bit confused as to why you think he is the son Of George and Isabell Johnston?

Record Type Civil Marriage
Date of Marriage 12 Jan 1854
Groom Name William MURDOCH
Bride Name Anne GRAHAM
Church Clough Presbyterian Meeting House
Parish Dunaghy
Civil District Ballymena
County Antrim

Dwelling:       3 Stone Row
       Census Place:       Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland
       Source:       FHL Film 0203617 GRO Ref Volume 625-2 EnumDist 7 Page 21
       Marr       Age       Sex       Birthplace
William MURDOCH       M       50        M       Ireland
       Rel:       Head
       Occ:       General Labourer
Anne MURDOCH        M       50        F       Ireland
       Rel:       Wife
Andrew MURDOCH       U       23        M       Ireland (Born about 1858--1881 census)
       Rel:       Son
       Occ:       Loco Engine Driver
Marianne MURDOCH               15        F       Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland
       Rel:       Daur
       Occ:       Farm Servant
Robert MURDOCH                8        M       Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland
       Rel:       Son
       Occ:       Scholar
Agnes MURDOCH                4        F       Bothwell, Lanark, Scotland
       Rel:       Daur
       Occ:       Scholar


    Person ID I43  Ronald Allen Snowden Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2013 

    Father William MURDOCK (MURDOCH),   b. Abt 1834, , Antrim, Ireland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1902, Holytown, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Mother Ann GRAHAM,   b. Abt 1831, , , Ireland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1910, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 12 Jan 1854  Church Clough Presbyterian Meeting House, Parish Dunaghy, Ballymena Civil District, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID 887CF3643E234414976C9DF1CE3E9FCB1BF1 
    Notes 
    • Marriage Record
      William Murdock, age 21, Marriage
      Wife: Ann GRAHAM, age 21
      Marriage Date: 12 Jan 1854
      Clough Presbyterian Meeting House
      Recorded in Dunaghy, Antrim, Ireland
      Civil District Ballymena, County Antrim
      Collection: Civil Registration
      Husband's Father: Andrew MURDOCK
      Wife's Father: Alexander GRAHAM
      Source: FHL Film 101353 Dates 1854 - 1854
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    Family ID F5515  Group Sheet

    Family Sarah McCULLOCH,   b. 2 Aug 1861, Dalizel, Craigneuk, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1922, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 23 Feb 1883  Dalizel, Craigneuk, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • After banns and publication--the established Church of Scotland
    _UID 885D5BAD913048779AD24CAD0DE5359F9834 
    Notes 
    • Marriage Certificate-on file.
      Marriage conducted at Wishaw Manse, after Banns and Publication
      Church of Scotland
    Children 
     1. William MURDOCK,   b. Abt 1883, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Agnes Fleming MURDOCK,   b. 24 Nov 1887, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1959  (Age 71 years)
     3. Ann Graham MURDOCK,   b. 2 Oct 1889, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1941, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     4. Jeanie McCullough MURDOCK,   b. 7 Jun 1891, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1972, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Janet MURDOCK,   b. Abt 1892, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Mary MURDOCK,   b. Abt 1894, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Robina MURDOCK,   b. 1896, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Alexander G MURDOCK,   b. Abt 1900, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , , Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Thomas MURDOCK,   b. 10 Dec 1901, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1975, Pittsburg, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     10. Nettie MURDOCK,   d. Abt 1984
    Documents
    Marriage Certificate for Andrew and Sarah (McCulloch) Murdock
    Marriage Certificate for Andrew and Sarah (McCulloch) Murdock
    Dated 23 February 1883--afters Banns and Publications--with the marriage taking place within the Established Church of Scotland. Witnesses were John McCulloch and Mary Hooper. The marriage took place at Craigneuk, Lanarkshire, Scotland, Parish of Dalziel.
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    Andrew Murdock Baptismal Index Record
    Andrew Murdock Baptismal Index Record
    This is the PROBABLE baptismal index of Andrew Murdock. Further genealogical proof is required to authenticate this document. Parents, if this is the correct document, are George Murdock and Isabella Johnston.
    Death Certificate of Andrew Murdock
    Death Certificate of Andrew Murdock
    Death Certificate states the following:
    * Andrew died on March 12th 1931 at Deaffen Street--Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland
    * Andrew was the widow of Sarah McCulloch
    * Andrew's (deceased) father was William Murdock, general labourer
    * Andrew's (deceased) mother was Ann (Graham) Murdock
    * Cause of death was bronchitis, accompanied by cardiac failure
    * Death was reported by William Murdock, the son, of 85 Coursington Road, Motherwell

  • Sources 
    1. [S205] 1891 Scotland Census--Dalziel Parish, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland.

    2. [S206] 1901 Scotland Census--Dalziel, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland.

    3. [S424] 1881 Scotland Census--Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland.

    4. [S357] Church Baptism Record: St. Anne's, Shankill, Anatrim, Ireland.