JOHN DICK - MARGARET FINLAYSON

MARGARET FINLAYSON was born in Dunfermline on the 3rd of October 1835.

Daughter of GEORGE FINLAYSON, Labourer, and MARGARET ANDERSON.

George Finlayson married Margaret Anderson in Dunfermline on the 18th of November 1832.

George and Margaret had at least one other daughter, Marion, born in Dunfermline on the 5th of February 1833. She was married to Thomas Drummond. Marion died at 99 Pittencrieff Street on the 15th of January 1873.

A Margaret Finlayson is employed as a Domestic Servant in Southfield House, Liberton, Edinburgh on the 1861 census. The head of the household is John Croall, Mail Coach Proprietor.

Children:

Margaret had an illegitimate daughter to John Dick, Mason:

Margaret Dick, born in Dunfermline c.1860.

Margaret married Archibald Ramage, son of Margaret Blackwood.

Margaret Finlayson was later married to John McFarlane, a Cabinet-Maker. There is an entry in the marriage register for Margaret Finlayson and John McFarlane; married in Edinburgh on the 18th of November 1862.

Margaret died at 84 Baker Street, Stirling on the 18th of July 1901.