1891 Census

1891 Scotland census

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Complete index from Scotland’s People. Full entries are below the index. Families are removed from the index when their full entry has been transcribed.

Surname Forename Sex Age District City/County GROS Data
WANDLESS WILLIAM M 19 ST NICHOLAS ABERDEEN CITY/ABERDEEN 168/01 063/01 013
WANLESS ROBERT M 36 ST MARY DUNDEE CITY/ANGUS 282/02 024/02 040
WANLESS ELIZABETH F 30 ST MARY DUNDEE CITY/ANGUS 282/02 024/02 040
WANLESS ISABELLA F 5 ST MARY DUNDEE CITY/ANGUS 282/02 024/02 040
WANLESS ELIZA F 1 ST MARY DUNDEE CITY/ANGUS 282/02 024/02 040
WANLESS JOHN M 58 ST CLEMENT DUNDEE CITY/ANGUS 282/03 002/03 024
WANLISS JOHN M 52 ST CLEMENT DUNDEE CITY/ANGUS 282/03 007/03 002
WANLISS JANE P F 51 ST CLEMENT DUNDEE CITY/ANGUS 282/03 007/03 002
WANLASS GRACE F 55 ST ANDREW DUNDEE CITY/ANGUS 282/04 031/04 013
WANLASS JAMES M 24 ST ANDREW DUNDEE CITY/ANGUS 282/04 031/04 013
WANLASS WILLIAM M 21 ST ANDREW DUNDEE CITY/ANGUS 282/04 031/04 013
WANLESS JANE F 20 INCHTURE /PERTH 359/00 002/00 016
WANLISS JESSIE M F 54 PERTH /PERTH 387/00 011/00 004
WANLISS ELIZABETH F 44 PERTH /PERTH 387/00 011/00 004
WANLASS ISABELLA F 40 SCONE /PERTH 394/A0 004/0A 002
WANLASS WILLIAM M 35 SCONE /PERTH 394/A0 004/0A 002
WANLASS JESSIE ANN F 13 SCONE /PERTH 394/A0 004/0A 002
WANLASS BELLA F 8 SCONE /PERTH 394/A0 004/0A 002
WANLASS GEORGE C M 8 SCONE /PERTH 394/A0 004/0A 002
WANLASS WILLIAM M 4 SCONE /PERTH 394/A0 004/0A 002
WANLESS ANDREW M 26 DUNFERMLINE /FIFE 424/00 001/00 003
WANLAS MARY A F 18 GRANGEMOUTH /STIRLING 481/B0 006/0B 030
WANLESS ISABELLA MESSER F 24 LARBERT /STIRLING 485/00 005/00 006
WANLESS E F 61 ROW OR RHU /DUNBARTON 503/00 009/00 006
WANLAS GEORGE H M 8 MUIRKIRK /AYR 607/00 001/00 009
WANLISS JOHN M 66 ST GEORGE EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/01 0D4/01 009
WANLISS ANN F 64 ST GEORGE EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/01 0D4/01 009
WANLISS JOHN M 34 ST GEORGE EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/01 0D4/01 009
WANLISS JAMES M 18 ST GEORGE EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/01 0D4/01 009
WANLESS JESSIE F 45 ST ANDREW EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/02 0A7/02 016
WANLESS JOHN M 42 ST ANDREW EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/02 0C0/02 014
WANLESS JANET F 41 ST ANDREW EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/02 0C0/02 014
WANLESS ALEXANDER M 9 ST ANDREW EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/02 0C0/02 014
WANLESS JAMES M 6 ST ANDREW EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/02 0C0/02 014
WANLESS HENRY M 3 ST ANDREW EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/02 0C0/02 014
WANLESS NEIL M 28 ST GILES EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/04 089/04 021
WANLESS DAVID M 33 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 050/05 007
WANLESS MARGARET M YOUN F 27 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 050/05 007
WANLESS ALEXANDER J M 5 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 050/05 007
WANLESS DAVID A J M 3 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 050/05 007
WANLESS ROBERT B B M 1 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 050/05 007
WANLESS ELIZABETH F 50 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 0A9/05 038
WANLESS MARY F 47 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 0A9/05 038
WANLESS JOHN R M 41 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 0A9/05 038
WANLESS JEMIMA F 12 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 0A9/05 038
WANLESS BEATRICE F 10 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 0A9/05 038
WANLESS ISABELLA F 8 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 0A9/05 038
WANLESS ROBERT M 70 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 0C0/05 011
WANLESS MARGARET F 60 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 0C0/05 011
WANLESS JANE F 23 NEWINGTON EDINBURGH CITY/MIDLOTHIAN 685/05 0C0/05 012
WANLESS MARGARET F 32 WILTON /ROXBURGH 810/00 001/00 033
WANLESS RICHARD M 6 WILTON /ROXBURGH 810/00 001/00 033
WANLESS GEORGE M 4 WILTON /ROXBURGH 810/00 001/00 033
WANLESS ALEXANDER M 1 WILTON /ROXBURGH 810/00 001/00 033

Angus

Dundee (4th Ward), 36 Cotton Rd (282/04 040/04 pg 28 & 29)
John Wanless hd, md, 38, tobacco spinner, Dundee Forfarshire
Jessie wife, md, 38, –, Dundee Forfarshire
George son, 13, office boy, Dundee Forfarshire
James son, 6, scholar, Dundee Forfarshire
William son, 2, Dundee Forfarshire
Jessie dau, un, 16, millworker, Dundee Forfarshire
Annie dau, 15, millworker, Dundee Forfarshire
Margaret dau, 11, millworker, Dundee Forfarshire
(page 29)
Mary Jane, dau, 8, Dundee

Dundee (4th Ward), 4 Forebank Rd, (pg 29)
James Wanless hd, md, 65, shipping reporter, Forfarshire Dundee
Mary wife, md, 64, Forfarshire Dundee

Dundee (6th Ward), Chapelshade, 13 Mid Street
Elizabeth Wanless hd, un, 46, Forfarshire Dundee
Jessie sister, un, 41, jutespinner, Forfarshire Dundee
Ann sister, un, 36, jutespinner, Forfarshire Dundee

Dundee (6th Ward), Chapelshade, 15 Mid Street (282/03 010/03 pg 15 & 16)
James Waneles hd, md, 48, woodturner, Forfarsh. Dundee
Margaret wife, md, 48, –, ditto
Robert son, un, 22, yarnbundler, ditto
Alexander son, un, 19, assist. mill overseer (jute), ditto
William son, 16, yarndresser, ditto
Margaret Mary dau, 15, jute weaver, ditto
(page 16)
Mary Maud, dau, 10, Dundee

Dundee (9th Ward, St. John’s), 5 Smalls Lane (page 19)
James Wanless hd, md, 75, retired seaman, Forfarshire Dundee
Jane wife, md, 73, Forfarshire Dundee

Dundee (9th Ward, Civil Parish of Liff & Benvie), 17 Annfield Rd. (pg 27)
George Wanless hd, md, 26, house painter, Forfarshire Dundee
Davina wife, md, 20, winder, Forfarshire Dundee
Ellen mother, widow, 68, Forfarshire Bro. Ferry

Dundee (9th Ward, St. Mary, Civil Parish of Liff & Benvie), 310 Perth Rd (282/01 020/01 pg 31)
William Wanless hd, un, dairyman, Forfar Mains
Hetty Mudie servant, un, 45, dairymaid, Forfar Dundee
James Mitchell servant, un, 28, van driver, Forfar Dundee

Alison Wanless hd, widow, 52, green grocer, Forfar Broghty Ferry
William son, un, 20, clerk, Forfar Dundee
Alice dau, un, 18, photographer assistant, Forfar Dundee

David Mathew hd, md, 72, draper, Fife Gale[wold?} [Mar?}then[als?]
Helen wife, 72, Forfar Dundee

Dundee (St. Mary), 19 Middle St. (pg 29)
Susan H. Wanless hd, wid, 70, retired domestic serv., Perthshire Kinnaird
Catherine dau, un, 26, tailoress (vest maker), Forfarshire Dundee

Berwickshire

Thirlstane, Lauder (pg 6)
John Wanless hd, widower, 71, retired ag. lab., Roxburghshire Kelso
Agnes dau, un, 30, ag. lab., Berwickshire Westruther

Boon, Legerwood (pg 7)
Richard Wanless hd, md, 38, ag. labourer, Berwick Westruther
Mary wife, md, 37, Roxburgh Ancrum
John son, 13, scholar, Berwick Gordon

Lanarkshire

Glasgow (St. John, 2nd Ward), 109(?) Annfield St. (644/03 009/03 pg 25)
John Wanless hd, md, 35, cattle drover, Edinburghshire Edinburgh
Alison wife, md, 34, Edinburghshire Edinburgh
Margaret dau, 12, scholar, Edinburghshire Edinburgh
John son, 11, scholar, Edinburghshire Edinburgh
Jessie dau, 8, scholar, Edinburghshire Edinburgh
Peter son, 5, scholar, Lanarkshire Glasgow
Robert son, 3, Lanarkshire Glasgow
Alex son, 1, Lanarkshire Glasgow

Glasgow, Barony (St Matthew civil parish, 12th ward), 65 North St. (644/10 058/10 pg 8)
George Wanless hd, md, 32, mechanic, Forfarsh. Lochee
Maggie wife, md, 26, Forfarsh. Dundee
Lizzie dau, 6, scholar, Lanarksh. Glasgow
Jeannie dau, 3, Lanarksh. Glasgow
Georgina dau, 2, Lanarksh. Glasgow
James son, 8 mths, Lanarksh. Glasgow
Katie Smith servt., un, 20, domestic servt., Forfarsh. Dundee
Annie Bowie, visitor, widow, 36 or 26, dressmaker, Perthsh. Perth
Wm. McDowall, boarder, widower, 40, craneman, Forfarsh. Dundee

Glasgow, Barony (Sandyford church parish, 11th Ward), 3 Gray St. (644/09 014/09 pg 28)
James Wanless hd, md, 52, clothier, Collace Perthshire
Elizabeth Wanless wife, md, 49, Corstorphine Midlothian
Agnes Wanless dau, un, 23, Glasgow
Jas. Wanless son, 19, cashier (insurance), Glasgow

Midlothian

Leith (St. Cuthbert’s), 34 Lome(?) St. (692/02 053 pg 20)
John Wanless lodger, md, 35, photographer, Dundee
Antonette Wanlas wife, md, 31, Carnouste
John H.F. Wanlas son, 1, Edinburgh

Edinburgh (7th Ward, St. Andrew’s), Greenside, 32 Greenside Row (685/02 008 pg 1 & 2)
Wm Wanless hd, md, 38, glazier, Edin-shire, Edinburgh
Mary dau, 15, servant, Edin-shire, Edinburgh
James son, 13, scholar, Edin-shire, Edinburgh
John son, 11, Edin-shire, Edinburgh
William son, 10, Edin-shire, Edinburgh
Lizzie dau, 7, Edin-shire, Edinburgh
Agnes, dau, 5, Edin-shire, Edinburgh
Christina, dau, 2, Edin-shire, Edinburgh

Edinburgh (St. Cuthbert’s, 4th or St George Ward), 15 Cathcart Place (685/01 041/01 pg 6)
Thomas Wanless hd, md, joiner, Berwickshire Westruther
Agnes wife, md, 41, Berwickshire Westruther
John son, 12, scholar, Midlothian Edinburgh
Robina dau, 5, scholar, Midlothian Edinburgh

Edinburgh (St. Bernard’s civil parish & ward, Dean ecc. parish), 32 Dean Path (pg 9)
James Wanless hd, md, 28, cabman, Edinburgh
Betsy wife, md, 28, Dundee
William Christy boarder,single, 26, mason, Dundee

Perthshire

Main St, Abernethy (326/00 001/00 pg 29)
Jane Wanless hd, un, 47, cotton weaver hand, Perthshire Abernethy

Renfrewshire

7 Parkview, Langside, Cathcart, Renfrew (pg 24, #131)
George Wanless hd, md, 69, tea merchant, employer, BEW Longformlay
Mary wife, md, 47, England
Nelly B. dau, un, 19, cashier to tea merchant, MID Edinburgh
William A. son, un, assistant to tea merchant, MID Portobello
George G. son, 11, scholar, Argylesh. Ballibruaich
Edward B. son, 10, scholar, Argylesh. Ballibruaich
Thomas S. son, 9, scholar, MID Edinburgh

Roxburghshire

4 Princes Street, Wilton 5th Ward, Hawick (pg 4)
Jessie Wanless hd, wid, 70, housekeeper, Roxburghshire Lauder
Jessie S. dau, un, 37, tweed mender, Berwickshire Swinton
Robert son, un, 30, watchmaker, Berwickshire Gordon
– note that Lauder is actually in Berwickshire, not Roxburghshire

14 Havelock Street, Wilton 5th Ward, Hawick (pg 11)
Jane Wanless hd, md, 33, ROX Teviothead
Richard son, 7, scholar, ROX Wilton
Helen Fleming boarder, un, 63(83? first digit very unclear), formerly cook, Midlothian Edinburgh

Stirlingshire

Abbots Grange Cottages, Polmont (pg 15)
James Wanless hd, md, 49, farm servant, Perthshire Abernethy
Mary Ann wife, md, 47, Perthshire Errol
Julia dau, 13,scholar, Perthsire Colace
Alexander son, 11, scholar, Perthshire St. Martins
Cecelia dau, 9, Perthshire Dumbarney
Martha dau, 7, scholar, Perthshire Dumbarney
Betsey au, 6, scholar, Perthshire Forgandenny
Sarah granddau, 1, Stirlingshire Polmont