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1881 Census: Residents of Perth Poorhouse

NameMarAgeSexRelationOccupationHandicapBirthplace
Staff
John STUARTM43MGovernorGovernorBlair Athole, Perth
Jessie STUARTM42FMatronMatronDull, Perth
George LAIRDU76MClerkClerkEdinburgh
James COULTERW61MAttendantLinen WeaverDunfermline, Fife
Helen ROBERTSONU35FAttendantLogierait, Perth
Flora JACKSONU23FCookTeacherArdrishaig, Argyll
Margaret SIMPSONU64FNurseDom ServPerth, Perth
Eliza FARQUHARSONU26FNurseDom ServMontrose, Forfar
James COOKM53MHeadGardenerScone, Perth
Helen COOKM50FWifePorteressForteviot, Perth
David COOKU15MSonScholarPerth, Perth
James COOKU13MSonScholarTibbermore, Perth
George COOKU10MSonScholarTibbermore, Perth
Inmates
William ABERNETHYU75MInmateNilPerth, Perth
Peter ADAMSU56MInmateLabLerwick
Elizabeth ADIEU56FInmateNilAngus Co, Perth
Jessie ALLANW66FInmateMillworkerPerth, Perth
Mary ARCHERM66FInmateWifeAyr, Ayr
William ARCHERM60MInmateShoemakerPerth, Perth
Helen ARMSTRONGW68FInmateHawkerIreland
James BALMAINU62MInmateCotton WeaverPerth, Perth
William BAXTERU53MInmateLabBankfoot, Perth
Peter BAYNEU42MInmateLabBlackford, Perth
Grace BENNETU45FInmateNilPerth, Perth
David BERRYW73MInmateSeamanPerth, Perth
Alexander BISSETU50MInmateLabPerth, Perth
Ann BLAIRM66FInmateWifeKettins, Perth
John BLAIRM63MInmateMasonEdinburgh
Austin BOYLEW76MInmateLabIreland
Barbara BUCHANANW57FInmateSewerPerth, Perth
John BURNSU51MInmateLabBlaigowrie, Perth
Thomas CAIRNEYU37MInmateSweepGlasgow, Lanark
Ann CALDERU44FInmateOutworkerDundee, Forfar
Mary CAMERONU61FInmateNilPerth, Perth
William CAMERONU61MInmateLabAbernethy, Perth
Catherine CAMPBELLW77FInmateServPerth, Perth
Margaret CAMPBELLU32FInmateSewerLongforgan, Perth
Helen CARRU70FInmateServIreland
Agnes CHALMERSW58FInmateMillworkerPerth, Perth
David CHALMERSW70MInmateCoachmanPerth, Perth
Jane CHALMERSU58FInmateNilRattray, Perth
Margaret CHRISTIEW81FInmateServLongforgan, Perth
Thomas COLEMANU65MInmateLabIreland
William COMRIEU80MInmateSailorPerth, Perth
Jane CRICHTONU63FInmateNilAmulree, Perth
John DAVIDSONU50MInmateGen LabDunfermline, Fife
Mary DAVIDSONU60FInmateNilCupar, Fife
Ann DEWARM37FInmateServAbernethy, Perth
Alexander DONALDSONU56MInmateLabPerth, Perth
George DONALDSONM60MInmateTailorPerth, Perth
Elizth. DOUGLASW63FInmateServPerth, Perth
Peter DOWU53MInmateShoemakerCaputh, Perth
George DRONW72MInmatePlastererPerth, Perth
Helen DUFFYU16FInmateServDundee, Forfar
Thomas DUFFYU55MInmateHawkerPerth, Perth
Jane DUNCANU39FInmateServPerth, Perth
Margaret DUNCANU36FInmateNilPerth, Perth
James EASSONU 1MInmateChildPerth, Perth
Elizth. FARNESW29FInmateMillworkerPerth, Perth
Margaret FARNESU 4FInmateChildGlasgow, Lanark
Mary FLETCHERW62FInmateOutworkerPerth, Perth
Elizabeth FORSYTHU39FInmateNilCoatbridge, Lanark
Grace FORSYTHW32FInmateServPerth, Perth
Donald FRASERU60MInmateLabBgowrie, Perth
Edward GALLAGHANM42MInmateLabPerth, Perth
Betsy GALLETLYU 3FInmateChildPerth, Perth
David GALLETLYW69MInmatePlastererErrol, Perth
Jane GALLETLYU 5FInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
John GALLETLYU 6MInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
William GALLETLYU70MInmateLabMonzie, Perth
Robina GALLOWAYW77FInmateSewerPerth, Perth
Brian GARVEYU70MInmateLabIreland
Thos. GAVINU61MInmateLabIreland
Andrew GENTRYU44MInmateLabPerth, Perth
Ann GILMOURU54FInmateNilPerth, Perth
James GLENW62MInmateLabPerth, Perth
Alexander GORRIEM57MInmateHecklerAbernyte, Perth
Jessie GRAYU 1FInmateChildPerth, Perth
Jessie GRAYU24FInmateServPerth, Perth
Peter GRAYW74MInmateLabPerth, Perth
William GRAYU42MInmateLabPerth, Perth
David HARPERU 9MInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
Janet HARPERM36FInmateMillworkerPerth, Perth
Jessie HARPERU 7FInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
George HENDERSONW73MInmateLabKelso, Roxburgh
James HERONU61MInmateFarm ServLintrathen, Forfar
Ann HOBSONU64FInmateSewerPerth, Perth
Elizabeth HUTCHINSONU75FInmateServRedgorton, Perth
Ann JACKSONU68FInmateNilClunie, Perth
Isabella JOHNSONW70FInmateMillworkerPerth, Perth
Eliza JONESU71FInmateTrampPerth, Perth
Ann KELLOCHANU31FInmateHawkerGlasgow, Lanark
Maggie KELLOCHANU 4FInmateChildGlasgow, Lanark
Andrew KENNEDYU12MInmateChild (Scholar)Blairgowrie, Perth
John KENNEDYU63MInmateGen LabIreland
Elizth. KINGW51FInmateSewerPerth, Perth
Mary KINGW65FInmateSewerPerth, Perth
Richard LAINGU67MInmateLabKingcairn, Perth
Henry LAWSONU 6MInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
Mary LEYDENU71FInmateServIreland
Cathe. LOTHIANU47FInmateBookbinderPerth, Perth
James LOWU 2MInmateChildBlairgowrie, Perth
Jane LOWU26FInmateServPerth, Perth
Alexander LOWRIEW76MInmateCotton WeaverPerth, Perth
Christina MALLOCHU 1FInmateChildPerth, Perth
James MARSHALLM64MInmateFlaxdresserDundee, Forfar
Jane MARTINU 2FInmateChildPerth, Perth
John MARTINM33MInmateLabGlasgow, Lanark
James MC ARAU16MInmateNilPerth, Perth
Robert MC ARAU11MInmate(Scholar)Perth, Perth
Thomas MC ARTHURU70MInmateGen LabIreland
Helen MC CAFFERTYU25FInmateMillworkerIreland
Lawrence MC CAFFERTYU 3MInmateChildPerth, Perth
Thomas MC CAFFERTYU 1MInmateChildPerth, Perth
Jessie MC EWANU33FInmateOutworkerPerth, Perth
Elizth. MC FARLANEU61FInmateSewerPerth, Perth
Margaret MC FARLANEU32FInmateWynderPerth, Perth
Thomas MC FARLANEW53MInmateLabPerth, Perth
Helen MC GILLEVRIEU56FInmateNilEdinburgh
Daniel MC GREGORU70MInmateLabPerth, Perth
Mary MC GREGORU66FInmateServPerth, Perth
William MC GREGORU35MInmateConcertina MakerPerth, Perth
Elizabeth MC KENZIEU66FInmateNilAbernethy, Perth
Ann MC LANDERSU66FInmateWynderRattray, Perth
Amelia MC LEANU10FInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
James MC NICOLU60MInmateBakerPerth, Perth
Isabella MC PHEATU24FInmateFarm WorkerGlencarse, Perth
Ann MC PHERSONM26FInmateMillworkerDundee, Forfar
Cathe. MC PHERSONU64FInmateMillworkerPerth, Perth
Elizabeth MC PHERSONM67FInmateOutworkerPerth, Perth
Jane MC PHERSONU 8FInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
Rose Ann MC RUDDENW41FInmateServPerth, Perth
David MC TAGGARTU 4MInmateChildPerth, Perth
Mary MC TAGGARTU 7FInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
Alexander MC WILLIAMU50MInmateLabElgin
Helen Maria MELDRUMU53FInmateArtistDundee, Forfar
Alexander MENZIESU68MInmateLabPerth, Perth
James MENZIESU49MInmateLabPerth, Perth
Alexander MILLERU63MInmateLabEdinburgh
James MILLERU58MInmateBrickmakerAbernethy, Perth
John MILLERU45MInmateShoemakerDundee, Forfar
Margaret MILLERU61FInmateWynderPerth, Perth
William MILLERU71MInmateGardenerKinnoul, Perth
Elizabeth MITCHELLU 5FInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
Margaret MITCHELLU 3FInmateChildPerth, Perth
Margaret MONCRIEFFU31FInmateNilPerth, Perth
William MORRISONU30MInmateLabDunfermline, Fife
Harry MURPHYU60MInmateLabMayo, Ireland
Alexander MURRAYU76MInmateJoinerPerth, Perth
Agnes NICOLU56FInmateOutworkerPerth, Perth
John NICOLW67MInmateLabKinnoul, Perth
John NISBITU28MInmateLabPerth, Perth
Robert NOBLEU57MInmateCotton WeaverDunblane, Perth
Jane PATTERSONU66FInmateRagpickerPerth, Perth
Ann PEDDIEU64FInmateNilMurthly, Perth
Mary Hannah PEDDIEW62FInmateOutworkerBrechin, Forfar
Alexander PEGGIEU14MInmateChildPerth, Perth
George PERROTU44MInmateCarterEngland
David PITKCATHLYU35MInmateRope SpinnerPerth, Perth
Mary QUINNW61FInmateNurseIreland
John RAMSAYU66MInmateLabPerth, Perth
Joan REIDU33FInmateOutworkerKilspindie, Perth
John RENNIEU51MInmateHawkerPerth, Perth
Joseph RITCHIEU65MInmateLabPerth, Perth
Ann ROBERTSONW87FInmateServErrol, Perth
Ann ROBERTSONU30FInmateOutworkerErrol, Perth
Catherine ROBERTSONW69FInmateSewerIreland
David ROBERTSONU54MInmateGrocerKingkell, Forfar
Georgina ROBERTSONU 7FInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
Isabella ROBERTSONU62FInmateNilPerth, Perth
Isabella ROBERTSONU70FInmateWasherBadenoch, Inverness
Jane ROBERTSONU 9FInmateChild (Scholar)Errol, Perth
Jessie ROBERTSONU 4FInmateChildPerth, Perth
Jessie ROBERTSONU 1FInmateChildPerth, Perth
Margaret ROBERTSONU 5FInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
Marina ROBERTSONW63FInmateMillworkerDundee, Forfar
Mary ROBERTSONU 6FInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
Mary ROBERTSONU36FInmateMillworkerPerth, Perth
Robert ROBERTSONU10MInmateChild (Scholar)Errol, Perth
John RODGERW85MInmatePlastererStanley, Perth
William ROLLOU71MInmateSlaterKinnoul, Perth
Hugh ROSSW73MInmateTailorPerth, Perth
Isabella ROSSU47FInmateServPerth, Perth
Alexander ROYU43MInmateTailorPerth, Perth
Susan ROYM72FInmateServDundee, Forfar
Christina SEATONW66FInmateWeaverAyr, Ayr
Ann SIMEU48FInmateNilPerth, Perth
Mary SIMPSONU42FInmateMillworkerIreland
Jane SLATERU59FInmateWynderPerth, Perth
Cecilia SMITHW70FInmateServPerth, Perth
James SMITHU31MInmateLabEngland
Alexander SPEEDIEU63MInmateLabPerth, Perth
Christina STEVENSW71FInmateServPerth, Perth
Mary STEVENSU48FInmateFarm WorkerDamhead, Perth
David STEWARTM65MInmatePorterPerth, Perth
Elizth. STEWARTW74FInmateNilClunie, Perth
Agnes STRACHANU 9FInmateChild (Scholar)Edinburgh
Douglas STRACHANU 7MInmateChild (Scholar)Edinburgh
Elizabeth STRACHANU10FInmateChild (Scholar)Glasgow, Lanark
Isabella STRACHANU12FInmateChild (Scholar)Edinburgh
Martha STRACHANM35FInmateWifeGlasgow, Lanark
David SWORDU20MInmateLabPerth, Perth
Mary SWORDU34FInmateNilForgandenny, Perth
Robert TAITW65MInmateSeamanPerth, Perth
Cathe. THOMPSONU24FInmateMillworkerPerth, Perth
John THOMPSONM39MInmateLabPerth, Perth
Marjory THOMPSONM45FInmateFarm WorkerPerth, Perth
Peter THOMPSONU53MInmateLabPerth, Perth
George TYRIEU49MInmateLabPerth, Perth
William WALLACEU82MInmateLabKettins, Perth
Robert WELSHU63MInmateLabScone, Perth
John WHITEU57MInmateBlacksmithAbernethy, Perth
Mary WHITEU73FInmateSewerPerth, Perth
John WHITEHEADU58MInmateLabDumbarney, Perth
John WILLIAMSONU 9MInmateChild (Scholar)Greenock, Renfrew
Mary WILLIAMSONU39FInmateMillworkerCampbelltown, Argyll
Mary WRIGHTU35FInmateServMethven, Perth
Mary E. WRIGHTU 7FInmateChild (Scholar)Dunkeld, Perth
Robert WRIGHTU 4MInmateChildPerth, Perth
George WYLIEM50MInmateCarterNewburgh, Fife
Jane WYLIEW42FInmateMillworkerPerth, Perth
John WYLIEU74MInmateLabPerth, Perth
David YOUNGU 7MInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
Jessie YOUNGU 8FInmateChild (Scholar)Perth, Perth
Margaret YOUNGU64FInmateNilPerth, Perth

Total residents: 225

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