John Blyth Chalmers

ID No.32, (circa 1831 - 4 July 1916)
John Chalmers
(c.1880?)
Father*Andrew Chalmers1
Mother*Jane Blyth1
Relationship2nd great-grandfather of Patricia Elizabeth Chalmers
Appears
on charts:
Ancestor Chart for Pat
Descendent Chart for James Chalmers
Birth*c 1831 John Blyth Chalmers was born in Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.2,3,4,1 
Marriage Bann31 Oct 1852 Marriage banns for John Blyth Chalmers and Helen Dott were published 31 Oct 1852 in Parish of Abbotshall, Fife, Scotland.5 
Marriage Bann7 Nov 1852 Marriage banns for John Blyth Chalmers and Helen Dott were published 7 Nov 1852 in Parish of Abbotshall, Fife, Scotland.5 
Residence12 Nov 1852 John Blyth Chalmers and Helen Dott lived at Parish of Abbotshall, Fife, Scotland.5 
Marriage*12 Nov 1852 John Blyth Chalmers married Helen Dott, daughter of John Dott and Isabella Chapman, in Dysart, Fife, Scotland.5,2,6,7,3,8,4,9,10,11,12,13,14,1,15,16,17 
Occupation10 Oct 1855 John Blyth Chalmers was a weaver.2  
Residence10 Oct 1855 John Blyth Chalmers, Helen Dott and John Dott Chalmers lived at Pratt Street, Parish of Abbotshall, Fife, Scotland.2 
Birth Reg
(Informant)
 He registered the birth of his son, John Dott, in Kirkcaldy.2 
Occupation12 Apr 1859 John Blyth Chalmers was a weaver.6  
Residence12 Apr 1859 John Blyth Chalmers, Helen Dott and Jane Chalmers lived at Pratt Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.6 
Birth
(Witness)
12 Apr 1859 John Blyth Chalmers was present at the birth of Jane Chalmers in Pratt Street, Kirkcaldy, Parish of Abbotshall, Fife, Scotland.6,3,4,15 
Birth Reg
(Informant)
5 May 1859 He registered the birth of his daughter, Jane, in Kirkcaldy.6 
Occupation*12 Jan 1862 John Blyth Chalmers was a weaver.7  
Residence12 Jan 1862 John Blyth Chalmers, Helen Dott and James Chalmers lived at Pratt Street, Kirkcaldy, Parish of Abbotshall, Fife, Scotland.7 
Birth Reg
(Informant)
20 Jan 1862 He registered the birth of his son, James, in Kirkcaldy.7 
Occupation2 Apr 1871 John Blyth Chalmers was a linen power loom tenter.3  
Census 1871*2 Apr 1871 The 1871 UK Census enumerated John Blyth Chalmers as Head of household at 51 Mill Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.3 
Occupation17 Apr 1871 He was a power loom tenter.8  
Residence*17 Apr 1871 John Blyth Chalmers, Helen Dott and Helen Dott Chalmers lived at Mill Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.8 
Birth
(Witness)
17 Apr 1871 John Blyth Chalmers was present at the birth of Helen Dott Chalmers in Mill Street, Kirkcaldy, Parish of Abbotshall, Fife, Scotland.8,4,13,17 
Birth Reg
(Informant)
24 Apr 1871 He registered the birth of his daughter, Helen Dott, in Kirkcaldy.8 
Census 1881*3 Apr 1881 The 1881 UK Census enumerated John Blyth Chalmers as Head of household.4 
Occupation3 Apr 1881 He was a linen power loom tenter.4  
Occupation1 Jul 1885 He was a tenter.9  
Occupation27 Apr 1888 He was a powerloom tenter.10  
Occupation7 Dec 1888 He was a power loom tenter.11  
Occupation3 Sep 1890 He was a woollen factory tenter.12  
Occupation5 Jul 1901 He was a power loom tenter.13  
Death
(Survivor)
26 Mar 1905 He became a widower on the death of his wife Helen.14 
Death Reg
(Informant)
27 Mar 1905 He registered the death of his wife, Helen Chalmers, in Kirkcaldy.14 
Residence*b 4 Jul 1916 John Blyth Chalmers lived at 46 Bridgeton, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.1 
Death*4 Jul 1916 He died at ?? PoorHouse, Kinghorn, Fife, Scotland.1 
Death Reg5 Jul 1916 His death was registered by his son, James Chalmers, in Kinghorn.1 

Family

Helen Dott (c 1828 - 26 Mar 1905)
Children
Last Edited22 Feb 2019

Citations

  1. [S21] Death Cert: 1916: Kinghorn (439),33.
  2. [S1] Birth Cert: 1855: Kirkcaldy Burgh (442/1),250.
  3. [S51] Census Sco: 1871: 442,33,12 sch:51.
  4. [S53] Census UK: 1881: 442,37,15 sch:72.
  5. [S33] OPR-S, 1852: Abbotshall (399),0040-0659(m).
  6. [S1] Birth Cert: 1859: Kirkcaldy (442),117.
  7. [S1] Birth Cert: 1862: Kirkcaldy (442),16.
  8. [S1] Birth Cert: 1871: Kirkcaldy (442),125.
  9. [S11] Marr Cert: 1885: Monimail (448),3.
  10. [S11] Marr Cert: 1888: Renfrew (575),24.
  11. [S11] Marr Cert: 1888: Duddingston (684/2),8.
  12. [S11] Marr Cert: 1890: St Giles (685/4),232.
  13. [S11] Marr Cert: 1901: Kirkcaldy & Abbotshall (442),81.
  14. [S21] Death Cert: 1905: Kirkcaldy (442),84.
  15. [S21] Death Cert: 1925: Kirkcaldy (442),266.
  16. [S21] Death Cert: 1932: Kirkcaldy (442),299.
  17. [S21] Death Cert: 1944: Kirkcaldy (442),160.
  18. [S21] Death Cert: 1936: Canongate (685/3),247.