Robert Adam1

(1799 - 1873)
Father*Robert Adam1 b. 1753
Mother*Elizabeth Anderson1
Robert Adam was born in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, on 8 December 1799.1 and was baptised on 22 December 1799 in Kilsyth.1

Robert died on 10 July 1873 at Kirk Wynd in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, at age 73 of senile decay. He had been a Master Flesher and was the widower of Elisabeth Ronaldson.2

Citations

  1. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041950, batch C11483-8, ref 2:17CHQTN.
  2. [S918] GRO Scotland, death record, Parish of Kilsyth, Statutory Deaths, GRO 483/00 0085, aged 74.

Robert Adam1

(1849 - )
Father*Matthew Hood Adam1 b. 1824, d. 1905
Mother*Janet Anderson1 b. 1823, d. 1881
Robert Adam was born in Coatbridge, Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, on 18 May 1849.1 and was baptised on 17 June 1849 at Dunbeth Relief Church in Coatbridge.2

Citations

  1. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Coatbridge (Old Monkland), OPR Births/baptisms, GRO 652/00 0020 0624 FR662.
  2. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, GS film 889486, batch C19108-1, ref 2:168P2TN.

William Adam1

(1787 - 1876)
Father*Robert Adam2,3 b. 1753
Mother*Elizabeth Anderson2,3
William Adam was born in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, on 3 March 1787.4,3 and was baptised on 17 March 1787 in Kilsyth.4,3

He married Agnes Hood in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, on 27 May 1812.5,6

He was listed in the 1841 census at Town Head in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, with his wife Agnes; he was a flesher. Their children Matthew, Mary, William and Katherine were listed with them.7

He was widowed at age 54 on the death of his wife Agnes on 31 October 1841.8

William's second marriage was to Ann McFarlane on 8 February 1842 at Parliamentary Rd Chapel in Barony, Glasgow, Lanarkshire.9

He was listed in the 1851 census as Head of Family at Waters Land in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, with his wife Ann; he was a butcher. Their children Barbara, Ann and James were listed as living with them.10

He was widowed on the death of his wife Ann before 1854.

William's third marriage was to Mary Borland on 19 December 1854 in Glasgow, Lanarkshire.11

William died on 13 April 1876 at McPhersons Land in Whifflet, Lanarkshire, at age 89 of bronchitis. The informant was his daughter Elisabeth.12

Family 1

Agnes Hood (c 1796 - 1841)
Children

Family 2

Ann McFarlane (c 1815 - b 1854)
Children

Family 3

Mary Borland
ChartsFerguson pedigree

Citations

  1. [S236] CD - Dr Williams Library & County Civil records, British Vital Records CDs, FHL film 1041950 for Robert ADAM's bitth.
  2. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041950, batch C11483-7, ref 2:17CH4DV (birth of William).
  3. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Kilsyth, OPR Births/baptisms, GRO 483/00 0050 0184.
  4. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041950, batch C11483-7, ref 2:17CH4DV.
  5. [S236] CD - Dr Williams Library & County Civil records, British Vital Records CDs, FHL film 1041950 for Robert ADAM's birth.
  6. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Glasgow, OPR Marriages, GRO 644/01 280 0172.
  7. [S117] Census - 6 Jun 1841, UK census, Scottish GRO 483/00 003/00 033.
  8. [S918] GRO Scotland, death record, District of Kilsyth, OPR Deaths, GRO 483/00 0080 0135, aged 45, of consumption.
  9. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Barony, OPR Marriages, GRO 622/00 0180 0226.
  10. [S118] Census - 30 Mar 1851, UK census, Scottish GRO 483/00 008/00 031.
  11. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Glasgow, OPR Marriages, GRO 644/01 0440 0555.
  12. [S918] GRO Scotland, death record, District of Old Monkland, Lanark, Statutory Deaths, GRO 652/02 0145, aged 86, of bronchitis; parents Robert ADAM and Elizabeth ANDERSON; note that his birth data implies an age of 89.
  13. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 102959, batch C11651-4, ref 2:15MJ01Q.
  14. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041950, batch C11483-8, ref 2:17CKKJ7.
  15. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041951, batch C11483-9, ref 2:17CKV7W.
  16. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041951, batch C11483-9, ref 2:17CL2MD.
  17. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041951, batch C11483-9, ref 2:17CL8D0.
  18. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041951, batch C11483-9, ref 2:17CLH9k.
  19. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041951, batch C11483-9, ref 2:17CLND2.
  20. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041951, batch C11483-9, ref 2:17CLW3D.
  21. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041951, batch C11483-9, ref 2:17CMSG9.
  22. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041951, batch C11483-9, ref 2:17CMZND.
  23. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041951, batch C11483-9, ref 2:17CN81O.

William Adam1

(1826 - 1895)
Father*William Adam1 b. 1787, d. 1876
Mother*Agnes Hood1 b. c 1796, d. 1841
William Adam was born in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, on 5 July 1826.1 and was baptised on 15 July 1826 in Kilsyth.1,2
The siblings Matthew, Mary, William and Katherine were listed in the 1841 census at Town Head in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, with their parents, William Adam and Agnes Hood.3

He married Mary Blair in Kirkintilloch, Dunbartonshire, on 25 December 1855.4,5

He emigrated to Kansas in 1879 and at his death left 10 children - two in Scotland and eight in the USA.6

William died on 10 September 1895 in Parkerville, Morris Co., Kansas, at age 69.6 He was buried in September 1895 at the White City Cemetery.4

Family

Mary Blair (1831 - 1907)

Citations

  1. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041951, batch C11483-9, ref 2:17CL8D0.
  2. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, Parish of Kilsyth, OPR Births/baptisms, GRO 483/00 0070 073 FR1490.
  3. [S117] Census - 6 Jun 1841, UK census, Scottish GRO 483/00 003/00 033.
  4. [S1190] White City Cemetery, Kansas, at unknown url, Note - available on findagrave, but headstone unreadable and mis-transcribed.
  5. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Kirkintilloch, Statutory Marriages, GRO 498/00 0046.
  6. [S1189] Newspaper - White City Register, Kansas, issue of 20 Sep 1895, Vol XI, No. 6, p1, col5, William Adam.

William Adam1

(1780 - b 1787)
Father*Robert Adam1 b. 1753
Mother*Elizabeth Anderson1
William Adam was born in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, on 27 October 1780.2 and was baptised on 5 November 1780 in Kilsyth.2

William died before 1787 in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire.

Citations

  1. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041950, batch C11483-7, ref 2:17CGZSJ.
  2. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041950, batch C11483-7, ref 2:17CGVXT.

William Adam1

(1755 - )
Father*James Adam1
Mother*Mary Thom1
William Adam was born in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, in 1755.1 and was baptised on 7 September 1755 in Kilsyth.1,2

Citations

  1. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, FHL film 1041950, batch C11483-7, ref 2:17CFSJV.
  2. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Kilsyth, OPR Births/baptisms, GRO 483/00 0040 0156 FR1031.

William Adam1

(1846 - b 1855)
Father*Matthew Hood Adam1 b. 1824, d. 1905
Mother*Janet Anderson1 b. 1823, d. 1881
William Adam was born in Coatbridge, Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, on 11 April 1846.1

William died before 1855 in Lanarkshire.

Citations

  1. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Coatbridge (Old Monkland), OPR Births/baptisms, GRO 652/00 0020 0550 FR625.

William Adam1

(1858 - )
Father*Matthew Hood Adam1 b. 1824, d. 1905
Mother*Janet Anderson1 b. 1823, d. 1881
William Adam was born in Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, on 10 August 1858.1,2 and was baptised on 5 September 1858 at Dunbeth Relief Church in Coatbridge.3

He was the informant of Matthew Hood Adam's death at 20 Lansdowne Cres in Kelvin, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, on 24 November 1905.4,5,6

Jessie Thomson and William Adam were appointed executors of Matthew Hood Adam's estate in Dunoon on 29 January 1906, as was the Rev Matthew ADAM.7

Citations

  1. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Old Monkland (Middle), Statutory Births, GRO 652/02 0529.
  2. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, GS film 6035516, batch C11652-1.
  3. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, GS film 889486, batch C19108-1, ref 2:168PRPG.
  4. [S921] Will - Matthew Hood Adam, Dunoon Sheriff Court Wills, p297-303, Dunoon Sheriff Court Wills SC51/34/1.
  5. [S918] GRO Scotland, death record, District of Kelvin, Statutory Deaths, GRO 644/09 1327, aged 81.
  6. [S1046] Index - Commissary Clerk of Edinburgh, Scottish Calendar of Confirmations, confirmation granted at Dunoon 29 Jan 1906 to Rev William ADAM, minister of St Rollox U.F. Church, Glasgow, Matthew ADAM and Jessie THOMSON or ADAM, widow, being executors named in Will of 19 Oct 1893.
  7. [S1046] Index - Commissary Clerk of Edinburgh, Scottish Calendar of Confirmations, confirmation granted at Dunoon 29 Jan 1906 to Rev William ADAM, minister of St Rollox U.F. Church, Glasgow, Matthew ADAM and Jessie THOMSON or ADAM, widow, being executors named in Will of 19 Oct 1893. Also Dunoon Sheriff Court Wills, SC51/34/1.

William Hood Adam1,2

(1840 - 1874)
Father*Robert Adam1,3 b. 1816
Mother*Jean Mason1,4 b. 1817, d. 1878
William Hood Adam was born in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, on 12 September 1840.1,2,5 and was baptised on 11 January 1841 in Kilsyth.5
He was listed in the 1841 census at Main St in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, with his parents, Robert Adam and Jean Mason.6
The siblings William, Agnes and Archibald were listed in the 1851 census at Main St in Kilsyth, Stirlingshire, with their parents, Robert Adam and Jean Mason.7
The siblings Jane, Margaret, Agnes, William and Archibald were listed in the 1861 census at 36 St Andrews Sq in St Andrews, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, with their parents, Robert Adam and Jean Mason. William was a flesher.1
The siblings William, Margaret, Agnes, Jane and Archibald were listed in the 1871 census at 36 St Andrews Sq in St Andrews, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, with their parents, Robert Adam and Jean Mason. William was a flesher.8

William died in 1874 in Tradeston, Glasgow, Lanarkshire.9

Citations

  1. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, Scottish GRO 644/04 012/00 013.
  2. [S545] GRO Scotland, sighted record, Parish 483, Vol 70.
  3. [S545] GRO Scotland, sighted record.
  4. [S545] GRO Scotland, sighted record, Parish 355-A0, Vol 30.
  5. [S236] CD - Dr Williams Library & County Civil records, British Vital Records CDs, FHL film 1041951.
  6. [S117] Census - 6 Jun 1841, UK census, Scottish GRO 483/00 004/00 013.
  7. [S118] Census - 30 Mar 1851, UK census, Scottish GRO 483/00 007/00 019.
  8. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, Scottish GRO 644/04 011/00 012.
  9. [S918] GRO Scotland, death record, District of Tradeston, Statutory Deaths, GRO 644/09 1112, aged 34.

William Hood Adam1

(1855 - 1855)
Father*Matthew Hood Adam1 b. 1824, d. 1905
Mother*Janet Anderson1 b. 1823, d. 1881
William Hood Adam was born in Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, on 2 February 1855.1,2 and was baptised on 11 March 1855 at Dunbeth Relief Church in Coatbridge.2

William died in 1855 in Coatbridge, Lanarkshire.3

Citations

  1. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Old Monkland (Middle), Statutory Births, GRO 652/02 0071.
  2. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://www.familysearch.org/en/, GS film 889486, batch C19108-1, ref 2:168PHJ2.
  3. [S918] GRO Scotland, death record, District of Old Monkland (Middle), Statutory Deaths, GRO 652/02 0331, aged 0.