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Dow, Keay and Williamson Families.

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John COSS

Shipmaster in Merchant Service, death of son Thomas in 1855

1861 census FPoC ED 1 Page 13 Sch 72 Castle Street

Not at home 1871 census

Witness to death was Elizabeth Bishop, aunt


Mary SCOTT

Parents are a deduction

1871 census
Name: Mary Coss Age: 42 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1829 Relationship: Wife Gender: Female Where born: Ferry Porton Craig, Fifeshire Registration Number: 429 Registration district: Ferry Port on Craig Civil Parish: Ferry Port On Craig County: Fife Address: William St Occupation: Ship Mastin Wife ED: 2 Household schedule number: 37 Line: 3 Roll: CSSCT1871_74 Household Members:
Name Age
Mary Coss 42
Ann Coss 20 Steam Loom Weaver
Jane Coss 12
John Coss 10
David Coss 5
William Coss 3
Robina Prude 2

1881 census
Dwelling: Taypark Ter
Census Place: Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Source: FHL Film 0203523 GRO Ref Volume 429 EnumDist 3 Page 2
Marr Age Sex Birthplace
Mary COSS W 52 F Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Head
Occ: Seamans Widow
Thomas COSS U 24 M Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Son
Occ: Seaman Merchant Service
Jane COSS U 23 F Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Daur
Occ: Jute Weaver
David COSS U 15 M Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Son
Occ: Bobbin Turner
Robina COSS U 12 F Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Daur
Occ: Scholar
William COSS U 13 M Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Son
Occ: Mill Worker
Jessie COSS U 9 F Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Daur
Occ: Scholar
Ann HAXTON M 30 F Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Daur
Occ: Railway Guards Wife
John HAXTON U 4 M Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Son
Mary HAXTON U 2 F Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Daur


1891 census
Name: Mary Coss Age: 61 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1830 Relationship: Head Gender: Female Where born: Tayport, Fifeshire Registration Number: 429 Registration district: Ferry Port on Craig Civil Parish: Ferry Port On Craig Town: Tayport County: Fife Address: Ogilvie Street ED: 4 Household schedule number: 41 Line: 6 Roll: CSSCT1891_131
Name Age
Mary Coss 61
William Coss 23
Robina Coss 22
Jessie Coss 19
Jane McKenzie 33 dau occ Jute Weaver
David McKenzie 8

1901 census
Name: Mary Coss Age: 72 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1829 Relationship: Mother Gender: Female Where born: Ferry Port O C, Fifeshire Registration Number: 429 Registration district: Ferry Port on Craig Civil Parish: Ferry Port On Craig County: Fife Address: Ogilvie Street ED: 4 Household schedule number: 139 Line: 4 Roll: CSSCT1901_138
Name Age
Mary Coss 72
Jessie Dorward 29


John Scott COSS

Probable 1881 census match
Dwelling: Taypark Ter
Census Place: Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Source: FHL Film 0203523 GRO Ref Volume 429 EnumDist 3 Page 4
Marr Age Sex Birthplace
John COSS M 21 M Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Head
Occ: Mussel Dredger
Isabella W. COSS M 25 F Dura Den, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Wife
Occ: Mill Spinner

1901 census
Name: John S Coss Age: 40 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1861 Relationship: Head Spouse's name : Isabella Gender: Male Where born: Tayport, Fifeshire Registration Number: 429 Registration district: Ferry Port on Craig Civil Parish: Ferry Port On Craig County: Fife Address: Mill Lane Nor Side Occupation: Mussel Dredeer ED: 3 Household schedule number: 46 Line: 1 Roll: CSSCT1901_138 Household Members:
Name Age
Isabella Coss <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1901Scotland&indiv=try&h=668171>41
Isabella Coss <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1901Scotland&indiv=try&h=668175>10
Jessie Coss <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1901Scotland&indiv=try&h=668176>8
John G Coss <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1901Scotland&indiv=try&h=668172> 19
John S Coss <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1901Scotland&indiv=try&h=668170> 40
Louisa W Coss <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1901Scotland&indiv=try&h=668173>17
Robina Coss <http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1901Scotland&indiv=try&h=668174> 13


David Jack COSS

1901 census
Name: David Coss Age: 35 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1866 Relationship: Head Spouse's name : Elizabeth Gender: Male Where born: Ferry Port On, Fifeshire Registration Number: 429 Registration district: Ferry Port on Craig Civil Parish: Ferry Port On Craig County: Fife Address: Cross Street Occupation: Bolchen Turner ED: 4 Household schedule number: 203 Line: 9 Roll: CSSCT1901_138 Household Members:
Name Age
David Coss 35
Elizabeth Coss 34 born England
Thomas Coss 10
John Coss 9
William Coss 7
David Coss 1
Alice Wich 16 sis in law born England


Thomas COSS Coaz Coaze

Parents John Coase (Sea Captain) and Jean Reid

1823, death daughters occ Seaman

1841 census
Piece: SCT1841/429 Place: Ferry Port o Craig -Fife Enumeration District: 1 Civil Parish: Ferry Port O Craig Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: - Folio: 1 Page: 16/17 Address: Tay Street COAZ Thomas M 58 Spirit Dealer Fife
COAZ Jean F 50 Fife
COAZ Janet F 17 Fife
COAZ John M 15 Fife
COAZ Catherine F 12 Fife
COAZ Jean F 10 Fife
COAZ Thomas M 8 Fife


Jean JACK

1871 Ann St, FPoC occ Vintner


Janet COSS Coaz

1871 with mother

Probable 1881 census match
Dwelling: Inn Street
Census Place: Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Source: FHL Film 0203523 GRO Ref Volume 429 EnumDist 1 Page 20
Marr Age Sex Birthplace
Jessie COSS U 57 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Head
Occ: Vintner

1891 with sister Jean
1901 with nephew William Cunningham


James NICOL Nicoll

J.N. a wright died 1844 age 48 but not at home in 1841.


Margaret DYKES

Probably born 29 Oct 1799, parents David Dykes & Catharine Millar

1841 census
Piece: SCT1841/429 Place: Ferry Port o Craig -Fife Enumeration District: 1 Civil Parish: Ferry Port O Craig Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: - Folio: 1 Page: 34 Address: High Street NICOLL Margaret F 40 Independent Fife
NICOLL Thomas M 13 Fife
NICOLL Geroge M 11 Fife
NICOLL Catherine F 8 Fife
NICOLL Isabella F 3 Fife
NICOLL Margaret F 4m Fife


Thomas NICOL

1881 census match
Dwelling: Hole Of Murroes
Census Place: Murroes, Forfar, Scotland
Source: FHL Film 0203499 GRO Ref Volume 313 EnumDist 2 Page 7
Marr Age Sex Birthplace
Thomas NICOLL M 53 M Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Head
Occ: Stone Quarrier
Helen W. NICOLL M 51 F Monikie, Forfar, Scotland
Rel: Wife
Catherine NICOLL 12 F Murroes, Forfar, Scotland
Rel: Daur
Occ: Scholar
David R. NICOLL 11 M Murroes, Forfar, Scotland
Rel: Son
Occ: Scholar
Thomas NICOLL 6 M Murroes, Forfar, Scotland
Rel: Son
Occ: Scholar


William Nicoll CAITHNESS

Shipmaster, not at home 1861, 1871


Eliza (Elizabeth) AITKEN

Marriage originally found at
http://tayportfife.mysite.wanadoo-members.co.uk/census/Tayport1881GBcensusparents.pdf


Possible 1841 census match
Piece: SCT1841/429 Place: Ferry Port o Craig -Fife Enumeration District: 1 Civil Parish: Ferry Port O Craig Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: - Folio: 1 Page: 9 Address: Castle Street MATTHEW Ann F 39 Fife
MATTHEW William M 12 Fife
AITKEN Elisabeth F 13 Fife

1851 census with father unmarried ??

1861 census
FPoC ED 1 page 36 sch 234 Well House
Eliza Caithness Wife 33 Shipmaster's Wife Fife, FPoC
Ann " Daur 9 Scholar " "
George " Son 7 " " "
Eliza " Daur 5 " " "

1871
FPoC ED 2 page 4 sch 28 Queen Street
Elizabeth Catherine(?) Wife 40 Shipmasters Wife Fife. FPoC
George " Son 18 Chellen Linen Factory " "
Elizabeth " Daur " "


1881 census
Dwelling: Castle Terrace
Census Place: Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Source: FHL Film 0203523 GRO Ref Volume 429 EnumDist 2 Page 29
Marr Age Sex Birthplace
Eliza CAITHNESS W 53 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Head
Occ: Dressmaker
George CAITHNESS U 27 M Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Son
Occ: Manager (Linen Factory)
Anne CAITHNESS U 29 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Dau
Occ: Dressmaker
Elizabeth CAITHNESS U 25 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Dau
Occ: Dressmaker
William RAE U 23 M Bourtie, Aberdeen, Scotland
Rel: Lodger
Occ: Bank Accountant

1891 census
FPoC ED 2 page 24 sch 132 Castle Terrace
Eliza A Caithness Head 63 Fife, Tayport
Annie " Daur 39 Dressmaker " "
Lizzie C " " 36 Assistant Dressmaker " "


Thomas COOK

Occ Mariner, death of dau Rachel

Probably chr 2 Nov 1740 at FPoC, parents Thomas Cook and Janet Duncan


James COOK

Dundee, Perth and Cupar Advertiser Friday 6 May 1853 DEATHS At Ferry-Port-on-Craig, on the 1st current, Mr James Cook, shipowner, much and justly regretted.


FPoC MI D07

Not at home 1841 census

1951 census FPoC ED 1 page 37


Catharine JACK

FPoC MI D07

1841 census FPoC Living next to sis-in-law Helen Cook/Mather
Piece: SCT1841/429 Place: Ferry Port o Craig -Fife Enumeration District: 1 Civil Parish: Ferry Port O Craig Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: - Folio: 1 Page: 21 Address: Sea Gate COOK Catherine F 40 Fife
COOK Catherine F 15 Fife
COOK Elisabeth F 13 Fife
COOK Jean F 9 Fife
COOK James M 7 Fife
COOK Ann F 4 Fife
COOK William M 2 Fife
COOK David M 2m Fife


1881 census
Dwelling: Broad Street
Census Place: Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Source: FHL Film 0203523 GRO Ref Volume 429 EnumDist 2 Page 1
Marr Age Sex Birthplace
Catherine COOK W 82 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Head
Occ: Annuitant
Agnes C. COOK U 20 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Grand Dau


Thomas COOK

Shipmaster

FPoC MI D07


Agnes RUSSELL

Parents Robert Russell and Agnes Walch

FPoC MI D07


James COOK

FPoC MI D07


Agnes Elizabeth COOK

FPoC MI D07

1881 census living with grand mother Catherine Jack


Thomas COOK

FPoC MI D07


John GREGORY

FPoC MI U02

Shipowner

Not at home 1871 census


Elizabeth COOK

FPoC MI U02

1881 census
Dwelling: Castle Terrace
Census Place: Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Source: FHL Film 0203523 GRO Ref Volume 429 EnumDist 2 Page 29
Marr Age Sex Birthplace
Elizabeth GREGORY W 52 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Head
Occ: Annuitant
Euphemia GREGORY U 27 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Dau
Occ: Music Teacher
James GREGORY U 20 M Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Son
Occ: House Carpenter
Kate GREGORY U 17 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Dau
Occ: No Occupation Annuitants Dau
Elizabeth GREGORY U 15 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Dau
Occ: No Occupation Annuitants Dau
Annie GREGORY 12 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Dau
Occ: Scholar

1891 Albert Street, Castle Cottage


Euphemia Berrie GREGORY

1901 might be with uncle James Berrie Gregory


James BROWN

1851 with mother and grand mother Ann Balingall

1861 census
Name: James Brown Age: 37 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1824 Relationship: Head Spouse's name : Margaret Brown Gender: Male Where born: Ferry Port On Craig, Fife Registration number: 429 Registration district: Ferry Port on Craig Civil parish: Ferry Port on Craig County: Fife Address: Tay Street Occupation: Farm Servant ED: 1 Household schedule number: 164 Line: 14 Roll: CSSCT1861_57
James Brown 37
Margaret Brown 27
Isabella Brown 4
Aloxie G Brown 2
George T Brown 1 Mo


1871 census
Name: James Brown Age: 63 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1828 Relationship: Head Spouse's name : Margeret Brown Gender: Male Where born: Tayport, Fife Shire Registration number: 429 Registration district: Ferry Port on Craig Civil parish: Ferry Port on Craig Town: Tayport County: Fife Address: Castle Street Occupation: Carrier ED: 2 Household schedule number: 110 Line: 23 Roll: CSSCT1891_131
James Brown 63
Margeret Brown 59
Elexia Brown 30
Annie Brown 27
William Brown 18

1881 census
Dwelling: Dalgleish Street
Census Place: Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Source: FHL Film 0203523 GRO Ref Volume 429 EnumDist 1 Page 16
Marr Age Sex Birthplace
James BROWN M 52 M Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Head
Occ: Carter
Margaret BROWN M 48 F Leuchars, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Wife
Occ: Carters Wife
Alexie BROWN U 22 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Daur
Occ: Linen Weaver
Annie BROWN 17 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Daur
Occ: Linen Weaver
James BROWN 14 M Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Son
Occ: Scholar
William BROWN 8 M Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Son
Occ: Scholar

1891 census
Name: James Brown Age: 63 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1828 Relationship: Head Spouse's name : Margeret Brown Gender: Male Where born: Tayport, Fife Shire Registration number: 429 Registration district: Ferry Port on Craig Civil parish: Ferry Port on Craig Town: Tayport County: Fife Address: Castle Street Occupation: Carrier ED: 2 Household schedule number: 110 Line: 23 Roll: CSSCT1891_131
James Brown 63
Margeret Brown 59
Elexia Brown 30
Annie Brown 27
William Brown 18


William BROWN

http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/21850134/person/1361825968
shows marriage to Janet Fotheringham and to Betsy Wilson

1891 census with parents occ Butcher Assistant


1901 census
Name: William Brown Age: 28 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1873 Relationship: Head Spouse's name : Betsy Brown Gender: Male Where born: Tayport, fifeshire Registration number: 459/2 Registration district: Buckhaven Civil parish: Wemyss Town: Buckhaven County: Fife Address: Mayview Cottage Occupation: Butcher Fireman ED: 1 Household schedule number: 22 Line: 12 Roll: CSSCT1901_148
William Brown 28
Betsy Brown 28
Margaret Brown 3
James Brown 1
Jessie Brown 8 Months


Alexander ROGER

FPoC MI N10

MI gives dob as 12 June 1825, IGI 12 June 1823
Parents James Rogers and Christian Wilson

Shipmaster

1881 census
Dwelling: Castle Terrace
Census Place: Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Source: FHL Film 0203523 GRO Ref Volume 429 EnumDist 1 Page 12
Marr Age Sex Birthplace
Alexr. ROGER M 57 M Errol, Perth, Scotland
Rel: Head
Occ: Harbour Master
Catherine ROGER M 55 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Wife
Occ: Wife
Alexr. ROGER U 22 M Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Son
Occ: Grocers Assistant
Christian ROGER U 18 F Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Daur
Occ: Dressmakers Assistant
James John ROGER U 15 M Ferry Port On Craig, Fife, Scotland
Rel: Son
Occ: Apprentice Engine Fitter


Catharine COOK

FPoC MI N10

MI gives birth as 5th


Catherine Jack ROGER

FPoC MI N10


Catherine Cook RODGER

1871, 81 living with Uncle Charles Robertson