TABLE 119.

14 April 2004

THE DESCENDANTS OF WILLIAM DALLAS and MARGARET ARBUTHNOTT.

 

William Dallas. Married Margaret Arbuthnott (born c.1805)
A.

Margaret Dallas born Fourdoun c.1827, died Montrose 26 May 1914. Margaret married in Montrose 14 November 1849 Charles Coull (born Ferryden, Craig 18 January 1826, bap 29 January 1826, died Montrose 28-8-1905), fisherman and seaman, son of Joseph Coull & Margt Lawson. Charles and Margaret gave evidence at their son, William's trial for attempted murder (Montrose Review, 16 March 1897).

1. George Coull, born Ferryden 1852/53 Seaman (merchant service) 1876 and fisherman  1877 & 1881. Married in Ferryden 21 January 1876 Charlotte Nicol, fisherwoman, dau of Simon Nicol and Mary, nee Milne.
a. Margaret Coull. Born Ferryden, Craig, Angus 27 March 1876. Died in infancy?
b. Margaret Dallas Coull. Born Ferryden 23 December 1877.
c. Charles Coull. Born Tangleha', St Cyrus, Kincardineshire 1880.
2. A son. Born and died before 1855.
3. Helen Coull, born Ferryden 8:00am, 5 September 1855 died of teething, no medical attendant, Ferryden 6:30pm 11 April 1857, bur Rossie Island, Montrose
4. William Coull, born Ferryden 10 December 1857, died of whooping cough Ferryden 10:00pm 25 December 1858, bur Rossie Island
5. Charles Coull born Ferryden 8:00am 6 November 1859, died Rossie Island 21 June 1930, Fisherman, boatman and salmon fisher. Married Rossie Island 31 March 1882 Betsy Pert (born Craig 31 October 1858, died Montrose 30 September 1924), fisherwoman, dau of William and Helen Pert.
a. Charles Coull.
b. Mary Pert Coull. Born c.1882.. Died Dundee 5 October 1951. Married Robert Mitchell (born c.1878, died Montrose 19 February 1943), stoker at gas works, son of James Smith Mitchell and Betsy Black.
c. Margaret Helen Coull. Born 24 May 1883. Died Brechin, Angus 11 February 1969. Married first John Fitchet (killed WW I ?), Private, Black Watch. Married second Daniel Coull (died after January 1969), salmon fisher.
d. Williamina Coull. Born Ferryden, Craig 22 August 1885.
e. Betsy Coull. Born Ferryden 22 March 1887. Died 31 March 1887.
f. Elizabeth Thompson Coull. Born Rossie Island, Craig 2 May 1889. Bap 27 May 1889. Died Dundee 3 June 1972. Calendar worker. Married Dundee 31 August 1917 Thomas Reid Maxwell (born Dundee 6 October 1893, died Montrose 10 November 1923), machine fitter & flax mill mechanic, son of George Maxwell.
i. George Maxwell. Born 18 August 1918.
ii. Charles Maxwell. Born 19 June 1921. Emigrated to Australia late 1940s.
Elizabeth had a daughter by Dr _____ _____.
iii. Myra Maxwell. Born Rossie Island 21 December 1926. Married Smethwick, Warley, England 10 September 1949 Jack Barron, tool maker.
aa. Jacqueline Anne Barron. Born Lordswood, Birmingham 6 November 1950. Sales administrator. Married first Bearwood February 1969 John Heaven. Married second Birmingham 2 September 1972 Alan James Williams. Married third Birmingham 2 April 1976 Alan Charles Brown. Married fourth Married Stourbridge, Dudley 26 November 1994 John Michael Wollaston .
g. Archibald Paton Coull. Born Dundee 10 July 1901. Died Dundee 19 November 1905.
6. Alexander Dallas Coull, born Ferryden 18 August 1862, died Montrose 13 December 1932, Bur. Rossie Island Cemetery. Salmon fisher. Married in Dundee 3 January 1882 Isabella Traill (d. 1923 aged 62). He married second 24 October 1924 Mary Ann Bruce.
7. William Dallas Coull.  Born Ferryden 8:00pm 6 August 1864, Fisherman. Labourer. Tried for attempted murder of his wife by poisoning at the High Court, Dundee, March 1897. Acquitted.  Nat Arch Scotland - 19th Century Solemn database ref AD14/97/77 and JC26/1897/6. Married in Dundee 1891 Helen Coull (died after 1897).
8. James West Coull, born Ferryden 5 January 1867, died Montrose 15 November 1949, bur Sleepyhillock, Montrose, Salmon fisher. River watcher. Married in Freemason's Hall, Johnshaven, Benholm 11 October 1889 Annie Duncan (born Johnshaven, Benholm 7 February 1969, died Montrose 7 March 1973), hemp spinner.
a. Lizzie Mackie Coull. Born Johnshaven 1 January 1890. Died Montrose 9 February 1955. Flax mill worker.. Married Montrose 18 December 1914 Alexander Pert.
b Edward Duncan Coull. Born Johnshaven 2 December 1891. Drowned at Montrose beach while bathing 2 August 1914. Labourer at water works.
c. Annie Cargill Coull. Born Johnshaven 27 February 1894. Died Montrose 26 November 1893. Waitress. Married Montrose 27 December 1919 Robert Preston.
d. Helen Coull. Born Johnshaven 4 August 1896. Died Dundee 22 February 1982. Married Montrose 19 December 1919 Charles West Pert.
e. Charotte Nicoll Coull. Born Johnshaven 1 October 1898. Died Montrose 21 March 1979. Flax mill worker. Married Montrose 30 January 1920 Henry Milne.
f Williamina Ferrier Coull. Born Johnshaven 3 May 1901. Died Montrose 15 July 1906.
g. Charles Wilkie Coull. Born Montrose 30 October 1903. Died Brechin 12 July 1981. Salmon fisher. Married Elie, Fife 3 September 1930 Janet Matherston Carson.
h. James West Coull. Born Montrose 31 May 1906. Died Stracathro, Angus 28 May 1993. Salmon fisher, salmon packer. Married Montrose 8 February 1929 Robina Russell.
9. Margaret Helen Coull, born Ferryden 8 August 1869, died 1966, bur. Sleepyhillock, Montrose, Gave evidence at her brother's trial, when she was living in Forfar. Married in Benholm 6 June 1889 James Duncan (born Johnshaven 1 April 1864, died 1930), salmon fisher.
a. Alfred Mason Duncan. Born Forfar 5 April 1904. Died Montrose 13 October 1968. Caulker/ burner. Married Ferryden 27 December 1929 Margaret Jane Johnson.


Last brought up to date  08:43  14 April 2004
Much of this material was collated by Gordon Johnson