Family History Notebook

Margaret Jane Swinney

Daughter of Thomas Swinney and Margary Lauther1,  born in 1865 in Heworth, County Durham

Married George Huntley in 1888


Dora (1888 - )
Barbara Forsyth (1890 - )
Florence (1893 - )
Georgina (1899 - )

Probably died 1913

Person ID 05146


0    Text in red represents information obtained from the internet (family trees etc) which I have not yet confirmed.

1    Lanther, Lauther, Lawther or Luther!

2    Unable to find a Margaret J Huntley in the 1911 census - obviously the Margaret who died in 1913 should have been there


a)    1871 UK census    Living with her parents in Washington, County Durham
        1881 UK census    Living with her parents in Heworth, County Durham - a pupil teacher
        1891 UK census    Margaret, George, Dora and Barbara are living in Heworth
        1901 UK census    The family have moved to Heaton in Northumberland
        1911 UK census    Not found

b)    The birth of Margaret Jane Swinney, mother's maiden Luther was registered in the first quarter of 1865 in the Gateshead district (GRO 10a 636)

        The marriage of Margaret Jane Swinney and George Huntley was registered in the second quarter of 1888 in the Gateshead district (10a 1068)

        The death of a Margaret J Huntley aged 58 was registered in the fourth quarter of 1913 in the Newcastle upon Tyne district (10b 182)