Re: Joseph Brown b 11 Feb 1895 Scotland
By Ann doig November 01, 2006 at 09:38:16
I actually have this birth certificate, I downloaded it when looking for my own Joseph Brown.
Joseph Greig Brown born 11 th Feb 1895 at Anniston Engine, Parish of Cockpen. Parents were: Hugh Brown ( ovensman in coal pit) and Helen Brown ( nee Greig)
Also Hugh and Helen's marriage was on the 2nd June 1881 at Stobhill, Midlothian.
Joseph Brown married Margaret Agnes Fairgrieve in 1923 at Borthwick Midlothian.
In the 1881 census: Lasswade Edinburgh
Hugh Brown58 coal minerborn Cockpen
James Brown 28coal miner:
Mary Ann Brown24 paper finisher:
Hugh Brown21 coal miner:
Charles Brown18 Shoe makerTemple
All Edinburgh, this could be Joseph Brown's father before marriage.