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1881 Census: Residents of Paisley Combination Poorhouse

NameMarAgeSexRelationOccupationHandicapBirthplace
Staff
William BENNETTM39MGovenorRetired Master At Arms (Naval Pensioner)England
Joan MC GREGORW37FMatronMatronMethven, Perth, Scotland
Inmates
Margaret ADAMS 11FInmateSpinal Disease No Use Of Lower LimbsGreenock, Renfrew, Scotland
Francis AGNEWM60MInmateLabourer In Cotton WorksIreland
James AITKENU45MInmateWool WeaverGlasgow, Lanark, Scotland
John AITKENU60MInmateQuay LabourerHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
John AITKEN  mM
Margaret Scott AITKENW75FInmateBobbin Winder In Cotton MillLow, Renfrew, Scotland
Isabella ALLENU86FInmateCharwomanLow, Renfrew, Scotland
Mart ALLENU66FInmatePirn Winding In Cotton MillIreland
William ALLENU75MInmateAgricultural LabourerIreland
Margaret Sutherland ANDERSONW70FINmateCotton WeaverRutherglen, Lanark, Scotland
William ANDREWW78MInmateBakerHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Elizabeth Kennedy ANDREWSW72FInmatePirn Winding In WarehouseHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Mary ATTRICKU50FInmateDomestic ServantHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Catherine Wilson BALLOCHW69FInmateHousewifeLow, Renfrew, Scotland
Catherine BANEU52FInmateDomestic ServantInverary Bay Bridge Of Douglas
Mary BECKETTU20FInmateDomestic ServantHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Jane Lochead BIRRELLW73FInmateFringing & Sewing At HomeHillington, Renfrew, Scotland
Archibald BLACKU67MInmateFish DealerOban, Argyll, Scotland
Robert BROCKW61MInmateHarness WeaverWest, Renfrew, Scotland
James BROWNW68MInmateTailorIreland
John BROWNW62MInmateHarness WeaverHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
John BROWNM59MInmateMasonRutherglen, Lanark, Scotland
Marion BROWNU30FInmateBleecherRutherglen, Lanark, Scotland
Sarah BROWNU61FInmatePirn Winding At HomeLow, Renfrew, Scotland
John BRYCEW68MInmateCotton WeaverWhitburn, Linlithgow, Scotland
Alexander CAMPBELLU59MInmateHarness WeaverHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Charles CAMPBELLW80MInmateMasons LabourerIreland
Jane CAMPBELLU34FInmateCotton Twiner In Cotton MillMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Janet CAMPBELLU56FInmateBobbin Winding At HomeHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Mary Mc Lardy CARLINM40FInmateBleacherBridge Of Allen, Stirling, Scotland
Donald CARMICHAELW64MInmateStoker In GasworksIslay, Argyll, Scotland
Agnes Matheson CARNEGIEW69FInmateHousewifeCampbeltown, Argyll, Scotland
Mary Mc Guggan CASHOREM68FInmateWasherwomanIreland
Martha Bissel Or CHITTOCKW62FInmatePirn Winding At HomeIreland
Margaret Mc Kechnie CLARKW70FInmateClipper Of Shawls At HomeMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Margaret Lusk COLQUOHOUNW53FInmateHousewifeLochwinnoch, Ayr, Scotland
Mary CONACHIEU30FInmateMillworkerImbecilePaisley, Renfrew, Scotland
Margaret CONANU31FInmatePirn Winder At HomeHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Elizabeth Caldwell CONNELLW81FInmateFarm ServantStranraer, Wigtown, Scotland
Elizabeth CORKINDALEU65FInmatePirn Winder At HomeMiddle Renfrew, Renfrew, Scotland
John CORKINDALEW71MInmateAgricultural LabourerIreland
Matthew CRAIGW75MInmateHarness WeaverAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Elizabeth Moffat CRAWFORDW30FInmateHank Winding In Cotton MillAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Helen CRAWFORD 13FInmateScholarMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Margaret THOMSON OR CRAWFORDW62FInmateSteam Loom WeaverRutherglen, Lanark, Scotland
Marion CRAWFORD  4FInmateAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Robert CRAWFORD  7MPauper InmateScholarAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Elizabeth CUNNINGHAM 11FInmateScholarGlasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Henry CUNNINGHAM  6MInmateScholarGlasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Margaret CUNNINGHAMU40FInmatePiecer In Cotton MillMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Patrick CUNNINGHAM  2MInmateGlasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Margaret CURRANS  8FInmateScholarGovan, Lanark, Scotland
Jane Mc Creddan CURRIEW70FInmateIreland
Donald DARROCHM69MInmateMachine TenterMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Ellen Perry DARROCHM72FInmatePirn Winding At HomeHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Isabella Wyllie DILLONW92FInmatePirn Winding At HomeLow, Renfrew, Scotland
Mary DIVANSU65FInmateHospital NurseIreland
Janet Hair DONNELLYW62FInmateFarm ServantNeilston, Renfrew, Scotland
Ann Wyllie DOWW80FInmateTailoressHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Rachel Wells DOWNIEW70FInmatePirn Winding In WarehouseIreland
James DRUMMONDM67MInmateLabourer In Iron WorksEngland
Janet Dugan DRUMMONDM67FInmateBobbin Winding In Cotton MillGlasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Barbara DUNCANU24FInmateDomestic ServantLow, Renfrew, Scotland
Marion ELDERU30FInmateImbecileMiddle ((Glasgow)), Renfrew, Scotland
Richard FERGUSONM58MInmateHarness WeaverLow, Renfrew, Scotland
William FERGUSONU69MInmateHarness WeaverAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
William FINLAYSONW57MInmateMasonLow, Renfrew, Scotland
Samuel FLANNAGANW66MInmateHarness WeaverMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Andrew FLEMINGW54MInmateCotton WeaverMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
William FLEMINGU59MInmateCotton WeaverPaisley, Renfrew, Scotland
James FOOTW68MInmateHarness WeaverMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
William FOSTERW83MInmateAgricultural LabourerIreland
Margaret Mc Fee FRASERW68FInmateLaundressJohnstone, Renfrew, Scotland
David FREWU20MInmateFarm ServantAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Jane Burnside FULLERTONW90FInmatePirn Winding At HomeIreland
Mary Sweeney FURRIEW74FInmateDressmakerIreland
John GALLOCHERU25MInmateImbecileMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
John GEMMELLW71MInmateButcherMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
David GIBSONU33MInmateBarberLow, Renfrew, Scotland
Grace GIBSONU37FInmatePirn Winding At MillsHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Catherine Taylor GIFFENW84FInmateFringing & Clipping At HomeHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Sarah GOLDIEU65FInmateHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Grace Denny GOURLEYW65FInmateCoup Spinning In Cotton MillsKilbarchan, Renfrew, Scotland
Jane Knox GRAHAMW60FInmateDomestic ServantIreland
David HAMILTONU42MInmateLabourer In Iron WorksHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Robert HAMILTONW69MInmateAgricultural LabourerIreland
John HANDELLW65MInmateLabourer In Iron WorksHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
William HANNAHW70MInmateWet StarcherMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
James HARKINW71MInmateIron Stone MinerIreland
Mary Martin HAYESW59FInmatePirn Winding In WarehouseMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
James HENACE  7MPauper InmateScholarCronberry, Ayr, Scotland
Jane HENAN  9FInmateScholarMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
John HILLW74MInmateAgricultural LabourerKilbarchan, Renfrew, Scotland
Walter HOPEM62MInmateShoemakerGlasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Isabella Barr HOUSTONW74FInmatePirn Winding At HomeKilbarchan, Renfrew, Scotland
James HOWIEW62MInmateCotton WeaverHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Janet HOWIEU46FInmatePirn Winder At HomeHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Jeanie Robertson HUMEW90FInmateMistress Of Grocers ShopMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
James HUNTERM61MInmateHarness WeaverMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
William HUNTERW50MInmateEngine Fitter At WorksIreland
Jane Heloin HUTCHISONW61FInmateHousewifeMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Ann Cochran JAMIESONW70FInmatePirn Winder At HomeMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
William JAMIESONU40MInmateBasket MakingHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
John KELLYW60MPauper InmateCotton WeaverMiddle Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland
Alexander KENAN  3MInmateDalry, Ayr, Scotland
Flora Mc Pherson KENNEDYW69FInmateCharwomanHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Alexander KILPATRICKU50MInmateHarness WeaverLow, Renfrew, Scotland
John KIRKU60MInmateSilk WeaverHigh Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland
James LANGW76MInmateHarness WeaverGlasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Margaret LAWU75FInmateDress MakerFife, Fife, Scotland
Margaret Gemmell LAWW65FInmateFringing & Sewing In WarehouseMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Ann Robertson LAWRIEW66FInmateDress MakerMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Robina LECKIEU17FInmateDomestic ServantAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Thomas LEIPERW73MInmateCotton WeaverKilbarchan, Renfrew, Scotland
Margaret Nimmo LOCHEADW80FInmatePirn Winding At HomeAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Alexander LOWRIEW60MInmateShoemakerIreland
Ann MAGUIRE 11FInmateScholarAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Bridget MAGUIREU38FInmateBleecherIreland
William MAGUIRE  5MPauper InmateScholarMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Isabella Mc Pherson MAIRM96FInmatePirn Winder At HomeHouston, Renfrew, Scotland
Thomas MARSHALLU61MInmateHarness WeaverMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
George MARTINW64MInmateCotton WeaverPaisley, Renfrew, Scotland
Agness MATTHEWS 10FInmateScholarAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Jane Mc Lean MATTHEWSM52FInmateWasherwomanStrathblane, Stirling, Scotland
John MC AULEYU63MInmateHarness WeaverHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Margaret Mc Lean MC BRIDEW71FInmateHousewifeIreland
Catherine Black MC CAIRNSW70FInmatePower Loom WeaverKirkintilloch, Dunbarton, Scotland
Archibald MC CALLUMU79MInmateHarness WeaverMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Mary Cruikshanks MC CLIMONDW71FInmateHarness WeaverGlasgow, Lanark, Scotland
William MC CRACKENW62MInmateLabourer In Brick KilnIreland
Elizabeth MC CUEU70FInmateHawker Of Small WaresRutherglen, Lanark, Scotland
Patrick MC DONACHIEW58MInmateAgricultural LabourerIreland
Andrew MC DONALDU46MInmateArmy Private 7 Dragoon GuardsIreland
Barbara MC DONALD  1FInmateMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Jessie MC DONALDU32FInmateBleacherInverness, Inverness, Scotland
John MC DONALDU46MInmateGroomLow, Renfrew, Scotland
John MC DONALD 11mMInmateStranraer, Wigtown, Scotland
Thomas MC DOWELLU65MInmateGroomPaisley, Renfrew, Scotland
Peter MC FADYENU60MInmateQuarry LabourerMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Robert MC FADYENW69MInmateAgricultural LabourerIreland
Mary Mc Ewen MC FARELANW75FInmateBleacherLochgilphead, Dunbarton, Scotland
Bernard MC GHEEM56MInmateMasons LabourerIreland
Hugh MC GHEEU53MInmateBricklayers LabourerIreland
Robert MC GHEEW61MInmateHarness WeaverHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Mary MC GUIREU49FInmateCotton Twiner In Cotton MillIreland
Samuel MC INTYREW82MInmateHarness WeaverHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Mary Jackson Hayes MC KEEW44FInmateHousewifeIreland
Samuel MC KEE  8MPauper InmateScholarRutherglen, Lanark, Scotland
Robert MC KELLARW76MPauper InmateHarness WeaverKilmacolm, Renfrew, Scotland
John MC KENZIEW65MInmateBoatmanAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Hugh MC KINLEYU74MInmateCattle DroverRothesay, Bute, Scotland
William MC LARENW64MInmateCotton WeaverAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Elizabeth MC LAUCHLANU65FInmateFrench PolisherIreland
Mary MC LAUCHLINU76FInmateBobbin Winding In WarehouseMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Daniel MC LAUGHLINU55MInmateWood TurnerIreland
William MC LEANW69MInmateHarness WeaverHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Margaret Alexander MC LEODM66FInmatePirn Winding At HomeLow, Renfrew, Scotland
William MC LEODM64MInmateTannerMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Daniel MC MANUSU42MInmateMasons LabourerHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Alexander MC MILLAN  3MInmateMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Ellen Currie MC MILLANW66FInmateFarm ServantIreland
James MC MILLANW57MInmateGardener Domestic ServantIreland
Margaret MC MILLAN  1FInmateHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Sarah Mc Groty MC MILLANM45FInmateIreland
Catherine MC MILLEN  6FInmateAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Janet MC NEISHU42FInmateSteam Loom WeaverStonefield, Renfrew, Scotland
Daniel MC PHERSONU78MPauper InmateDyerMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Joseph MC PHERSONM79MInmateHarness WeaverMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Andrew MC QUILTER  4MPauper InmateHouston, Renfrew, Scotland
Ellen MC QUILTER  1FInmateGreenock, Renfrew, Scotland
Janet Rowand MC VEYW58FInmateWasherwomanHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
George MC WALTERU60MPauper InmateFish DealerIreland
William MC WALTERU62MInmateHarness WeaverMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Rebecca MENZIESU59FInmateBleecher In Dyeing WorksMiddle Renfrew, Renfrew, Scotland
Jane Cochran MILLERW81FInmateHousewifeKilsythe, Stirling, Scotland
John MILLERW78MInmateComb MakerGlasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Janet MOODYU70FInmatePirn Winding In WarehouseAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Agnes MOOREU47FInmateDomestic ServantHigh Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland
Alexander MUIRU60MInmateHarness WeaverHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Elizabeth Mc Cready MURCHIEW76FInmateDress MakerHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Lucy Stirrat NESBITW80FInmateHousewifeIreland
Mary NEVANU65FInmateCharwomanHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
John NIMMOW67MInmateHarness WeaverAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Isabella NIVENU19FInmateDomestic General ServantMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
David OSBORNEU48MInmateArmy InvalidedHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Catherine Colquohoun PARKERW68FInmatePirn Winding At HomeAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Lilian Lawson PATONM60FInmateReeler In Cotton MillFerguslie, Renfrew, Scotland
James PEDENM61MPauper InmateHarness WeaverLow, Renfrew, Scotland
Margaret Hamilton PERROTW50FInmateFringing & Sewing In WarehouseHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
William PITTW73MInmateShoemakerCollmonell, Ayr, Scotland
Andrew POLLOCKW90MInmateHarness WeaverMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Robert POLLOCKU35MPauper InmateBakerMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
James PRATTU60MInmateShip JoinerAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Edward REILLYM74MInmateGardenerIreland
Ann RENFREWU26FInmateBobbin Winding Cotton MillHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
John RENFREW  1MInmateAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Mary RENFREW  3FInmateAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Agnes Black RENWICKW76FInmateCharwomanOban, Argyll, Scotland
John RISK 13MPauper InmateScholarMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Cecilia White ROBERTSONW57FInmateHousewifeAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Martha Law ROBERTSONW50FInmatePirn Winding In Cotton MillHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Elizabeth Wark RODGERSW61FInmateLaundressIreland
Thomas RODMANM82MPauper InmateCarterLow Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland
Robert SHELLY 11MPauper InmateScholarWales
Andrew SINCLAIRM55MInmateArmy Discharged Unfit For ServiceHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Christina SINCLAIR 8mFInmatePaisley, Renfrew, Scotland
John SLATERM53MPauper InmateHarness WeaverHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Mary SLOANE  7FInmateScholarMiddle Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland
Thomas SMITHU33MInmateTailorLow, Renfrew, Scotland
William SMITHU40MInmateHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Margaret SNODGRASSU65FInmatePirn Winder At HomeHigh Renfrew, Renfrew, Scotland
Janet STEVENSONU40FInmateCotton Twiner In Cotton MillMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Elizabeth STEWARTU64FInmateDomestic ServantLow, Renfrew, Scotland
James STEWARTW63MPauper InmateCotton WeaverKilbarchan, Renfrew, Scotland
Maggie STEWARTU45FInmateMistress Of Sweetie ShopAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Mary STEWARTU62FInmateFringing & Sewing In WarehouseHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
John STRATHEARNM66MInmateCotton WeaverMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
James STRUTHERSW73MInmateTailorGlasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Robert TAYLORM66MInmateHarness WeaverHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
James TEMPLETON  3MInmateGlasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Margaret Brach Watson TEMPLETONU42FInmateDomestic ServantMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
Agnes Larkin THOMPSONW66FInmateHousewifeImbecileIreland
Marion Mc Dougall TURNBULLW89FInmateWasher WomanGlasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Janet WALLACEU70FInmateForeman In WarehouseAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Andrew WALTERU35MInmatePacking Box MakerHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Ann Adam WATSONM55FInmatePirn Winding At HomeMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
James WATSONM52MInmateHarness WeaverHigh ((Middle)), Renfrew, Scotland
Ann Hutton WELLINGTONW36FInmateCoup Winding In Cotton MillMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
James WELLINGTON  8MPauper InmateScholarEdinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
Wm. WELLINGTON 11MPauper InmateScholarMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
James WHITEW52MInmateMoulderMiddle, Renfrew, Scotland
James WILSONW49MInmateConfectionerHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
John WILSONW62MInmateCotton WeaverHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Margaret Watson WILSONW66FInmatePirn Winding At HomeHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Rebecca Aitken WILSON  1FInmatePaisley, Renfrew, Scotland
William WILSONU15MInmateHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Ann Mc Gee WOODSW80FInmateDomestic ServantIreland
Christina Simpson WRIGHTW57FInmateFringing & Sewing In WarehouseHigh, Renfrew, Scotland
Elizabeth Gemmell WYLLIEW75FInmatePirn Winding At HomeAbbey Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland
Archibald YOUNGW71MInmateWheelwrightAbbey, Renfrew, Scotland
Elizabeth Malcolm YOUNGW69FInmateBobbin Winding At WarehouseJohnstone, Renfrew, Scotland
Robert YOUNGW70MInmateHarness WeaverHigh, Renfrew, Scotland

Total residents: 244

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