Further details of Gavin Nisbet and Margaret Nisbet and their known children

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Further details of Gavin Nisbet and Margaret Nisbet and their known children

Report  in the Glasgow Herald of 14 August 1935

 of the death of Jane Law, nee Nisbit

Gavin Nisbet married Margaret Young  on 20 Nov 1857, Loudoun, Ayrshire.

Gavin and Margaret had the following known children :

For the census of 1881 : -

1881 Census (4 April) Kilbirnie (596)  Book 2.  Page 11.

Langlands Farm, Kilbirnie, Ayrshire.

Name Relationship Age Occupation Where Born
Gavin Nisbet Head 48 Farmer 80 Ac Arable Loudon, Ayr
Margaret Nisbet Wife 45 Farmers Wife Loudon, Ayr
Jessie Nisbet Daughter 23 Farmers Daughter Loudon, Ayr
Robert Nisbet Son 20 Farmers Son Loudon, Ayr
Jean Nisbet Daughter 18 Farmers Daughter Riccarton, Ayr
Margaret Nisbet Daughter 16 Farmers Daughter Felton, Kirkcudbright
James Nisbet Son 14 Farmers Son Felton, Kirkcudbright
Marion Nisbet Daughter 9 Scholar Kilbirnie, Ayr
Gavin Nisbet Son 5 Farmers Son Kilbirnie, Ayr

For the census of 1891 : -

1891 Census (6 April) Torphichen 671 Book 3.  Page 6-7.

Netherhillhouse Farm, Torphichen, West Lothian

Name Relationship Age Occupation Where Born
Gavin Nisbet Head 58 Farmer Loudon, Ayr
Margaret Nisbet Wife 55   Loudon, Ayr
Robert Nisbet Son 30 Farmers Son Loudon, Ayr
Margaret Nisbet Daughter 26   Kelton, Kirkcudbright
James Nisbet Son 24 Farmers Son Kelton, Kirkcudbright
Marion Nisbet Daughter 19 Scholar Kilbirnie, Ayr
Gavin Nisbet Son 15 Farmers Son Kilbirnie, Ayr

For the census of 1901 : -

1901 Census (1 April) Torphichen 671/1 Book4.  Page 4.

Netherhillhouse Farm, Torphichen, West Lothian

Name Relationship Age Occupation Where Born
Gavin Nisbet Nisbet Head 68 Farmer Loudon, Ayr
Margaret Nisbet Wife 65 Farmers Wife Loudon, Ayr
Gavin Nisbet Son 25 Farmers Assistant Kilbirnie, Ayr
James Forrest Servant 19 Cattleman - Gen. Servant Blantyre, Lanarkshire
Janet Hannage Servant 15 General Servant Motherwell, Lanarkshire