William McColl Certificate of Death # 15980 Manhattan , City of New York, NY He lived at 311 West 121st St--Tenement
He was born 24 May 1833 and died 11 May 1911 age 77 years, 11 months and 17 days. He is listed as "Blacksmith" and born SCOTLAND HE IS LISTED AS HAVING BEEN IN THE USA 52 YEARS. (Thus he came to USA about 1859 or about age 26)
His father on the death certificate is listed as DONALD MCCOLL b. SCOT. His mother on the death certificate is listed as ANN MCKENZIE b. SCOT He died of chronic nephritis and pulmonary edema
He is buried in Greenwood (Cemetery) and was buried on May 13, 1911. Greenwood Cemetery is near Prospect Park across the East River of NYCity the undertaker: A. Eickelburg of 924 8th Ave.
ON ANCESTRY.COM "FAMILY TREE" more information about Ann McKenzie - she was from Kilninian, Argyleshire, Scotland.
ANCESTRY.COM: Jane Hamilton b. @ 1838 SCOTLAND died 18 Mar 1914 New York City, NY She arrived in the USA @ 1858 She married William McColl @ 1860 (did they marry in USA? I rather think they were married in Scotland and then came here - but no proof) She married at age 22 years.
She lived at age 32 in NY, NY
1900 Census: Residence: Manhattan, Ward 12, NY, NY age 72
Jane Hamilton McColl is buried Greenwood Cemetery Lot 9146 Section A.
in 1870 age 32 lived NY, NY Ward 9, Dist 1, NY, NY
Other information: Ann McKenzie in 1851 was age 51-Lismore & Appin, Argyll, SCOTLAND
Six children are listed for William McColl and Jane Hamilton They are the ones you have in your GENFORUM information.
There is a picture on ANCESTRY.COM of the death certificate of William McColl - you may want to print it out - I think it gives the most information.