John Glass

John Glass

Male 1812 - 1882  (69 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document


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  • Gender Male 
    Born 2 June 1812  Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation Agricultural Labourer  [2
    Census 6 June 1841  Spott Mill, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Parish of Spott Page 9
      Spot Mill
      Robert Glass 65 Ag Lab Born in England
      Isobel Glass 55 Born in Haddingtonshire
      Margaret Glass 40 Born in Haddingtonshire
      John Glass 25 Ag Lab Born in Haddingtonshire
      Janet Glass 20 Ag Lab Born in Haddingtonshire
      James Glass 15 Ag Lab Born in Haddingtonshire
    Census 30 March 1851  Wester Broomhouse, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Parish of Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland
      Name - Relation - Age - Occupation - Where born.
      Wester Broomhouse

      John Glass Head Mar 37 Farm Labourer Haddingtonshire Spott
      Christina Glass Wife Mar 36 Haddingtonshire Spott
      Robert Glass Son 8 Scholar Haddingtonshire Spott
      Margaret Glass Daur 6 Scholar Haddingtonshire Spott
      Peddie Glass Daur 3 Haddingtonshire Spott
      Mary Glass Daur 1 Haddingtonshire Spott
      Thomas Muir BIL U 25 Post Runner Haddingtonshire Spott

      BIL= Brother In Law
    Died 27 February 1882  Easter Broomhouse, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Cause of Death: Cardiac Disease, Cirrhosis of Liver
    Buried after 27 February 1882  Spott Kirkyard, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
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    Person ID I18022  Roger
    Last Modified 3 April 2009 

    Father Robert Glass,   b. 27 September 1775, Wooler, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes - date unknown  
    Mother Pedie Brown,   b. 2 August 1777, Eyemouth, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. before 1824  (Age < 46 years) 
    Family ID F9349  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Christine or Christian Muir,   b. about 1816,   d. 19 December 1869, Easter Broomhouse, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married 28 August 1842  Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
       1. Male Robert Glass,   b. 18 December 1842, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes - date unknown
       2. Female Margaret Glass,   b. 26 July 1844, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes - date unknown
       3. Female Peddie Glass,   b. 24 August 1847, Wester Broomhouse, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 December 1862, Old Broomhouse, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 15 years)
       4. Female Mary Glass,   b. 17 June 1849, Wester Broomhouse, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 December 1893, Castle Street, Dunbar, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
       5. Female Isabella Glass,   b. 9 September 1852, Wester Broomhouse, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes - date unknown
       6. Female Jannett Glass,   b. about 1855,   d. 12 January 1857  (Age ~ 2 years)
    Family ID F3180  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 June 1812 - Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 6 June 1841 - Spott Mill, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 August 1842 - Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 30 March 1851 - Wester Broomhouse, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 February 1882 - Easter Broomhouse, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - after 27 February 1882 - Spott Kirkyard, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1841 British Census for Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland
    1841 British Census for Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland
    Census shows Robert Glass with his (second) wife Isabel, and then (presumed) children Margaret, John Janet and James. Janet is aged 20. There is no birth record found for her, but Robert Glass and his (first) wife Pedie had a child Jennet born 1804 in Eyemouth, Berwickshire as shown in OPR (see Source 2459). 1851 Census indicates that Janet is Robert’s daughter.
    1851 British Census for Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland
    1851 British Census for Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland
    Census shows John Glass with his wife Christina (Muir) and 4 children - Robert aged 8, Margaret aged 6, Peddie aged 3, Mary aged 1 and Christina’s brother Thomas Muir aged 25 and unmarried.
    Death Entry for John Glass
    Death Entry for John Glass
    First entry on page shows death entry for John Glass, Agricultural Labourer, died 27 Feb 1882 at Easter Broomhouse, son of Robert Glass and Peddie Brown.

    Headstones
    Headstone of Christina Muir, John Glass and some of their children
    Headstone in Spott Kirkyard, Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland
    Headstone for Christina Muir, John Glass and 3 of their children Peddie, Jannett and Mary. Photo taken by Sandy Bain.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2458] Old Parish Birth Register - Search Results from Scotland's People.
    2. [S2470] GEDCOM file titled “Glass.ged”, from Sandy Bain.
    3. [S2457] British Census of 1841 for Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland.
    4. [S2467] British Census of 1851 for Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland.
    5. [S2429] Entry in Register of Deaths in the Parish of Spott, Haddingtonshire, Scotland, Robert Grieve - Registrar.
    6. [S2430] Photograph of headstone of Christina Muir, John Glass and some of their children, photo taken by Sandy Bain and sent by eMail to Roger Moffat.


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