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May Hampton FYFE SMITH

May Hampton FYFE SMITH

Female 1892 - 1995  (102 years)    Has 6 ancestors and 10 descendants in this family tree.


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  • Name May Hampton FYFE SMITH 
    Relationshipwith Teresa Ann GOATHAM
    Born 22 Sep 1892  Letham, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • Birth registration index entry (on ScotlandsPeople website) shows:
      FYFE, Mary [sic] Hampton, female 1892 ref: 283/ 28, Dunnichen RD
    Gender Female 
    Occupation Linen weaver 
    1911 
    • Not shown as working at home, so presumably in a factory. Shown as part of the linen and jute weaving industry, an industry in which many in the area were employed.
    Emigrated Sailed on "Tuscania" 
    10 Apr 1915  Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • May sailed with her 6 month old son, bound for New York and with an intended future permanent residence shown as USA (some passengers on the ship had Canada)

      Record B727/857, from record held by the National Archives, digitised by 1837 online (shown as Mr May Goatham, housewife, aged 22, county of last permanent residence Scotland; the next entry was for 6 mths old Wm H Goatham)
    Emigrated To / Destination 
    10 Apr 1915  Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    Emigrated Arrival in North America 
    20 Apr 1915  Ellis Island, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • Her name appears with Wm H on the list of passengers leaving on the ship Cameronia, leaving Glasgow for New York on 20th March 1915, but the names were crossed out. They still appeared in Ellis Island arrival records for the Cameronia for 30th March.
    Also known as Mary Hampton FYFE 
    Died 17 Jul 1995  Orange Co., California, USA See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 21 Jul 1995  Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, Los Angeles Co., California, USA See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date is of funeral, at Westminster Memorial Park Chapel
    Notes 
    • Birth registration index has her name as Mary, and it is Mary in the 1891-1911 censuses (Scottish). She is May in the Ellis Island arrival record in 1915, and in the 1921 census in Canada, and every record after this that I have seen. 
    Person ID I340  All | England: Kent Group - subjects of Go(a)tham One-Name Study, England: Kent Group (in Go(a)tham One-Name Study), All in the Goatham / Gotham One-Name Study , All subjects of the Goatham / Gotham One-Name Study, The descendants (and other halves) of Charles Goatham and Sybilla née Hunt, The descendants (and other halves) of George Goatham and Ann née Winch, The descendants (and other halves) of John Prior and Amy née Reynolds, The descendants (and other halves) of Richard Whitehead and Mary née Grigsby
    Last Modified 8 May 2020 

    Father Joseph FYFE,   b. 1866, Letham, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1942, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Mary Ramsay SMITH,   b. 1865, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 21 Feb 1890  Myrtle Cottage, Wyllie Street, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • From marriage registration, which shows the couple married according to the forms of the Free Church of Scotland.
      In the 1911 census Mary was shown as married, not widow, but Joseph was not present and she was the head of the household. It shows that they had had 8 children, 7 of whom were still living, although only 6 are to be found in census entries with them (or in 1911 with Mary).
    Children 6 children 
    Family ID F719    |  Family Chart

    Family William Frank GOATHAM,   b. 4 Feb 1890, Garlinge, Margate, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1935, California, USA See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 20 Sep 1913  Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 2 children 
    Photos
    American cousins - extended family
    William and May Goatham and family in California
    William and May Goatham and family - enlarged
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F242    |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Sep 1892 - Letham, Dunnichen, Forfarshire, Scotland See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Sep 1913 - Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsChild born - William Herbert ("Billy") GOATHAM - 11 Sep 1914 - 8, Arbroath Road, Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsEmigrated - Sailed on "Tuscania" - 10 Apr 1915 - Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsEmigrated - To / Destination - 10 Apr 1915 - Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsEmigrated - Arrival in North America - 20 Apr 1915 - Ellis Island, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsChild born - Georgina Irene GOATHAM - 25 Dec 1921 - Forfar, Forfarshire, Scotland See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jul 1995 - Orange Co., California, USA See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Jul 1995 - Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, Los Angeles Co., California, USA See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
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  • Photos
    May and 2 of her grandchildren
    May, Irene and Brian