Mary Wilson1,2

F, b. circa 1847, d. 1899
ChartsThomas Rigg Descendancy Chart
           Mary Wilson was born circa 1847 at Pennington, England..3,2
     Mary Wilson married William Rigg, son of Thomas Rigg and Elizabeth Cook, on 26 October 1873 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancaster, England.4,5,1
     Mary Wilson appears as Mary Rigg, age 33, in the census of 1881 at Dalton, Cumbria, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Rigg as his wife.1 Mary Wilson and William Rigg resided in 1881 at 57 Chapel Street, Dalton, England. William's mother, Elizabeth, was a visitor to the house. The children of William's sister, Ellen, were also listed in the household, but it is unclear if they were also visitors with their grandmother or if they were orphaned and living with their uncle and aunt The children are: John Mingins, age 13, George, age 11, and Jane, age 8. His brother, Benjamin, and his family, lived next door.1
     Mary Wilson appears as Mary Rigg, age 44, in the census of 1891 at Dalton, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Rigg as his wife.2
     Mary Wilson and William Rigg resided in 1891 at 55 Chapel Street, Dalton, England, with their adopted son, William Dixon.2
     Mary died in 1899 at 53 Chapel Street, Dalton, England.6

Family

William Rigg b. 1846
Child

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1881Dalton, Cumbria, Lancashire, EnglandMary Wilson appears as Mary Rigg, age 33, in the census of 1881 at Dalton, Cumbria, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Rigg as his wife.1
1891Dalton, Lancashire, EnglandMary Wilson appears as Mary Rigg, age 44, in the census of 1891 at Dalton, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Rigg as his wife.2

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
188157 Chapel Street, Dalton, EnglandMary Wilson and William Rigg resided in 1881 at 57 Chapel Street, Dalton, England. William's mother, Elizabeth, was a visitor to the house. The children of William's sister, Ellen, were also listed in the household, but it is unclear if they were also visitors with their grandmother or if they were orphaned and living with their uncle and aunt The children are: John Mingins, age 13, George, age 11, and Jane, age 8. His brother, Benjamin, and his family, lived next door.1
189155 Chapel Street, Dalton, EnglandMary Wilson and William Rigg resided in 1891 at 55 Chapel Street, Dalton, England, with their adopted son, William Dixon.2

Citations

  1. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 1342023.
  2. [S387] 1891 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 6098588.
  3. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 1342023, shows age 33 and birthplace as Pennington, Lancaster.
  4. [S845] Celtic Royal Lineage, online www.awt.ancestry.com, shows marriage date as 26 October 1873 and marriage place as Dalton-In-Furness.
  5. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, England Marriages, 1700-1900; William Rigg and Mary Wilson; Batch Number: M00516-5; Date Range: 1863-1905; Record Group: England VR; Film Number: 1471900.
  6. [S845] Celtic Royal Lineage, online www.awt.ancestry.com.
  7. [S387] 1891 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 6098588, shows William as adopted son.