Isabella Lynn Aitken

ID No.347, (13 August 1865 - 22 April 1951)
Bella Aitken
(c.1880?)
Father*Thomas Aitken1,2,3 b. c 1837, d. 11 Sep 1914
Mother*Jane Muir1,2,3 b. c 1837, d. 5 Dec 1874
RelationshipGreat-grandaunt of Patricia Elizabeth Chalmers
Appears
on charts:
Descendent Chart for George Aitken
Nickname Isabella Lynn Aitken was usually known as Bella or Ella. 
Residence
(Resident)
13 Aug 1865 Thomas Aitken, Jane Muir and Isabella Lynn Aitken lived at Gorgie Mills, Edinburgh, Scotland.1 
Birth*13 Aug 1865 She was born in Gorgie Mills, Edinburgh, Scotland.1,4,2,5,3 
Name Variation13 Aug 1865 The birth certificate shows no middle name.1 
Birth Reg23 Aug 1865 Her birth was registered in Edinburgh by her father, Thomas Aitken.1 
Name Change All further references have been found as Isabella Lynn (middle name also found spelled "Linn" and "Lind.") 
Occupation3 Apr 1881 Isabella Lynn Aitken was a domestic servant Newcraighall Parish Manse, Duddingston, Midlothian, Scotland.4  
Census 1881
(Servant)
3 Apr 1881 The 1881 UK Census enumerated Isabella Lynn Aitken as a servant of Rev. Archibald Prentice, Head of the household at 15 Mount Pleasant, Duddingston, Midlothian, Scotland. This address is the manse for Newcraighall Parish Church.4 
Marriage
(Witness)
7 Dec 1888 Isabella Lynn Aitken attended the marriage of James Chalmers and Agnes Aitken in Duddingston, Midlothian, Scotland.6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18,19,20,21,22 
Marriage
(Witness)
31 Dec 1890 Isabella Lynn Aitken attended the marriage of Joseph Arthur Beetles and Mary Jane Aitken in Duddingston Mills, Duddingston, Midlothian, Scotland.23,24 
Residence1 Dec 1893 Isabella Lynn Aitken lived at 16 Glenorchy Terrace, Edinburgh, Scotland.2 
Occupation*1 Dec 1893 She was a housekeeper (domestic servant.)2  
Marriage*1 Dec 1893 She married William Mayer, son of John Mayer and Margaret Gardner Scott, in 16 Glenorchy Terrace, Edinburgh, Scotland. The marriage was solemnised by Rev. William Paterson.2,25,26,27,5,28,29,3,30,31,32 
Residence*1 Jan 1899 William Mayer, Isabella Lynn Aitken and Agnes Jane Mayer lived at West Mills, Kirkcaldy, Parish of Abbotshall, Fife, Scotland.27 
Census 1901
(Family)
31 Mar 1901 The 1901 UK Census enumerated Isabella Lynn Aitken as being wife of William Mayer, Head of the household at West Mills, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.5 
Death
(Survivor)
27 Feb 1936 Isabella Lynn Aitken was widowed on the death of her husband William.3,33 
Death*22 Apr 1951 Isabella Lynn Aitken died at West Mills, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland, aged 85.3 
Death Reg23 Apr 1951 Her death was registered by her daughter, Agnes Jane Mayer, in Kirkcaldy.3 

Family

William Mayer (8 Sep 1870 - 27 Feb 1936)
Children
Last Edited23 Feb 2019

Citations

  1. [S1] Birth Cert: 1865: St George (685/1),985.
  2. [S11] Marr Cert: 1893: Newington (685/5),560.
  3. [S21] Death Cert: 1951: Kirkcaldy (442),249.
  4. [S53] Census UK: 1881: 684/1,1,23 sch:35.
  5. [S51] Census Sco: 1901: 442,3,19, sch:86.
  6. [S11] Marr Cert: 1888: Duddingston (684/2),8.
  7. [S1] Birth Cert: 1889: Paisley (573),1399.
  8. [S51] Census Sco: 1891: 694,6,38, sch:148.
  9. [S1] Birth Cert: 1892: Mid Calder (694),1.
  10. [S1] Birth Cert: 1894: Clunie (339),3.
  11. [S1] Birth Cert: 1896: Clunie (339),7.
  12. [S1] Birth Cert: 1898: Kirkliston (667),63.
  13. [S51] Census Sco: 1901: 442,5,3, sch:10.
  14. [S1] Birth Cert: 1904: Kirkcaldy (442),421.
  15. [S11] Marr Cert: 1916: St Andrew (685/2),203.
  16. [S11] Marr Cert: 1923: Kirkcaldy (442),134.
  17. [S21] Death Cert: 1932: Kirkcaldy (442),299.
  18. [S21] Death Cert: 1945: Kirkcaldy (442),112.
  19. [S21] Death Cert: 1963: Kirkcaldy (442),75.
  20. [S21] Death Cert: 1977: Kirkcaldy (421),371.
  21. [S21] Death Cert: 1986: Kirkcaldy (421),76.
  22. [S21] Death Cert: 1992: Kirkcaldy (421),641.
  23. [S11] Marr Cert: 1890: Duddingston (684/2),7.
  24. [S21] Death Cert: 1956: Leith (685/8),52.
  25. [S1] Birth Cert: 1894: St Giles (685/4),911.
  26. [S1] Birth Cert: 1896: Canongate (685/3),1337.
  27. [S1] Birth Cert: 1899: Kirkcaldy & Abbotshall (442),23.
  28. [S1] Birth Cert: 1901: Kirkcaldy & Abbotshall (442),239.
  29. [S11] Marr Cert: 1924: Kirkcaldy (442),68.
  30. [S21] Death Cert: 1984: Kirkcaldy (421),201.
  31. [S21] Death Cert: 1899: Kirkcaldy (442),135.
  32. [S71] CWGC: Graves Register Reports: Fr.534 - Mayer, TA, 43006.
  33. [S76] Memorial Stone: Kirkcaldy, Bennochy Cemetery.