Glass in Kinross Info 1c, census 1841-81 Close info Window

No christening records for Kinross around this time probable due to many families joining the new Presbyterian sucsession from the main church.

Births estimated from Kinross and Nairn Cencus 1841-71

                       Born                Died
WILLIAM      GLASS     1805                aug 1889   age 84*
JEAN         White     before jan1814?     14/1/1900  age 86*

WILLIAM      GLASS     APR37/MAR38         13 in Nairn 1851 census
JANET        GLASS     12 dec 1839         married Alexander Moncur 1863 
JOHN         GLASS     aug41/mar42         Emigrated to NZ 1861?          
JEANIE       GLASS     apr44/mar45         6 in  Nairn 1851 census
MARY         GLASS     apr45/mar46         married George Miller 1875 lived Strathmiglo
THOMAS       GLASS     apr49/mar50         DIED 1867  age 18*
ELIZA        GLASS     apr51/mar52         witness at mary's wedding
ANNE         GLASS     apr53/mar54         married after 1881
EUPHEMIA     GLASS     30 MAR 1856         died 15/1/1915
DAVID LESLIE GLASS     22 JAN 1860         died 1933 Grantown

1841 census
Source:           Book 5 page 2/3 
place             Kinross, South end of town ,
                  from Boiling house to Quice Bridge         
Dwelling:         Main st 

William    Glass     Head   35         Warper
Jean       Glass     wife   25
William    Glass     son     3
Janet      Glass     dau     1
Note; that adult ages were rounded to nearest 5 years

1851 census
Source            Book 7 page 12 shed 63
Place:            Kinross, South end of town ,  from Myre Wynd to  Bridge
Dwelling:         Main St, west side

William    Glass    Head    44       Warper           Kinross
Jean       Glass    wife    36                        Kinross
Janet      Glass     dau    11       School           Kinross
John       Glass     son     9                        Kinross
Mary       Glass     dau     5                        Kinross
Thomas     Glass     son     1                        Kinross

William aged 13 apprentice with uncle William Whyte in Nairn
Also a younger sister Jeanie age 6/7 has been sent to her uncle Rev John Whyte in Auldain, Nairn

1851 census
Piece             sct1851/121  Enu district 5  folio 96 page 7 shed 31
Place             Boghole, Audearn Nairn

John     Whyte    head   m    33     Minister UP of Boghole chapple   Kinross
Mary     Whyte    34     m    34                                      Inverness
Jean     Glass    niece  u     6     Scholar                          Kinross 
William  Whyte    vist   u    26     Merchant   Draper                Kinross
William  Glass    vist   u    13     Apprentice Draper                Kinross 

1861 census
Source:              Book 3 page 25 shed 160 ,  Kinross, South and West of town ,
Place:               Gt North Rd. from School Wynd to  Bridge           
Dwelling:            High St, west side 

William    Glass    Head    54       Warper           Kinross
Jean       Glass    wife    44                        Kinross
Mary       Glass     dau     14     School            Kinross
Thomas     Glass     son     11     School            Kinross
Eliza      Glass     dau      9     School            Kinross
Anne       Glass     dau      7                       Kinross
Euphemia   Glass     dau      5                       Kinross
David Leslie Glass   son      1                       Kinross

Isabella Thompson    boarder  2m                      Kinross

1861 census
source:          ED: 1; Page: 9; Line: 22; Roll: CSSCT1861_126. 685/2
place            Edinburgh St George; Midlothian Scotland
dwelling         108 Princes Street, Schedule 28 

John  W   Mackie  head 59  Biscuit Maker                 Bamford Stirlingshire
Agnes W H Mackie  wife 41                                Dunbar Haddingtonshire
James W   Mackie  son  22  Confectioner                  St Andrews Edinburgh
Francis W Mackie  son  19  Corn Merchants Clerk          St Georges Edinburgh
John      Glass   visitor 19   Baker                     Kinross 
Ann       Burns        19   servant
Betsey    Burns        17   housemaid
Alexander Meason       24   Apprentice Baker
Robert    Ross         20   Apprentice Baker
Peter     Brown        16   Apprentice Confectioner

Janet Glass aged 21 probably at Orwell Book 3 Page 12 as a servant to Reddie
In 1863 Janet married Andrew Moncur who's family lived only a few doors away from her parents.

Thomas Glass died 19th June 1867 aged 18, info from Family gravestone.

1871 census
Source:            Book 4 page 13 shed 86   Kinross, South and West of town ,
Place:             West side Gt North Rd. south from  School Wynd to  Bridge          
Dwelling:          Montgomery St.

William   Glass    Head    64      Woolen Weaver    Chamcerine, Kinross
Jean      Glass    wife    56                       Kinross
Euphemia  Glass    dau     15      School           Kinross

Mary Glass who was working in Strathmiglo married George Miller in 1875 Her sister Eliza was a witness.

1881 census
Source:           GRO Ref    Volume 462    Enum  Dist 4       Page 29
Place:            Kinross
Dwelling:         Montgomery St.

William    Glass  head    74          Woolen Weaver           Kinross
Jane       Glass  wife    66                                  Kinross

1881 census
Source:           GRO Ref    Volume 644-7   Enum  Dist 66     Page 8
Place:            Barony, Lanark, Scotland
Dwelling:         93 Cadogan St.

Elizabeth KEIL	  Head     U    50    Dress Maker	      Ayr, Ayr,
Elizabeth GLASS	  Border   U    29    Saleswoman (Baker )     Kinross
Annie     GLASS   Border   U    27    Saleswoman (Baker )     Kinross
Euphemia  GLASS   Border   U    24    Saleswoman (Baker )     Kinross

Also their Eldest son William having apprenticed with his uncle is now in business on his own

1881 census
Source:             GRO Ref    Volume 128-B2    Enum Dist 6    Page 6
Place:              Cromdale, Elgin, Scotland
Dwelling:           Tenement No 25 No Side

                     Rel      Age     Occ              Birthplace 
William      GLASS   Head     43      Gen Draper       Kinross, Kinross
Mary Ann     GLASS   wife     44                       Cromdale, Elgin
William A.   GLASS   son       7      Scholar          Cromdale, Elgin
James Grant  GLASS   son       5      Scholar          Cromdale, Elgin
Alexander G. GLASS   son       3                       Cromdale, Elgin
Jessie CRUICKSHANKS  Serv     16      Gen domestic     Cromdale, Inverness

William Glass Marriage to Mary Ann Grant 1st Jan 1872 at Cromdale and Inverallen

William Alexander Glass c. 12 feb 1874 at Cromdale by
William Glass and Mary Ann D. Grant

1881 census
Source:             GRO Ref    Volume 121    Enum Dist 5    Page 5
Place:              Audearn, Nairn, Scotland
Dwelling:           UP Manse Moyness

                    Rel      Age     Occ                   Birthplace 
John     Whyte      Head     63      Minister UP Church    Kinross, Kinross
Janet W. Whyte      wife     51 	                   Edinburgh
William  Whyte      son      20      Law Apprentice        Audearn, Nairn
James M. Whyte      son      15      Scholar               Audearn, Nairn
Marion C. Whyte     dau      11      Scholar               Audearn, Nairn
George F. Whyte     son       8      Scholar               Audearn, Nairn

1881 census
Source:             GRO Ref    Volume 123  Enum Dist 10    Page 14
Place:              Nairn, Nairn, Scotland
Dwelling:           Viewfield St. Park Villa

William Whyte       Head     56      Draper                Kinross, Kinross
Jeanie Glass        Niece    35      House Keeper          Kinross, Kinross 
Isabella  Whyte     Niece     3                            Forres, Elgin

**1881 cencus shows a David Glass ,drapers saleman
Lodging with Andrew and Janet Moncur (glass)
Later he is living with elder brother in Grantown

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