Robert William Jameson

Male 1805 - 1868  (63 years)


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  • Name Robert William Jameson 
    Born 27 Sep 1805  South Leith, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 24 Oct 1805  South Leith, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Education University of Edinburgh 
    Occupation Writer to the Signet in Edinburgh, Town Councillor, newspaper editor, poet and playwright 
    Died 10 Dec 1868  Kensington, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I87  Shetland-Jamesons

    Father Thomas JAMESON,   b. 1769, Leith, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1830, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Mary HENSON,   b. 1767, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1855, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 1795  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F23  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christian Pringle,   b. 1812/1813, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Devon County, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 2 Apr 1835  St. Cuthbert's, Leith, Midlothia, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. John Pringle JAMESON,   b. 24 Jan 1836, Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Dean Cemetery - Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Thomas JAMESON, M.D., R.N.,   b. 15 Apr 1837, Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1897, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     3. Ross JAMESON,   b. 25 Apr 1838, Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. prb Bef 1851  (Age 12 years)
    +4. Catharine JAMESON,   b. 6 Jun 1839, Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Robert William JAMESON,   b. 9 Sep 1840, Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Charles JAMESON,   b. 3 Jan 1844, Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. John Julius Pringle Jameson,   b. 10 Nov 1846, Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1889, Doornfontein, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    +8. Samuel Watson Jameson,   b. 11 Oct 1849, Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1915, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     9. Edward JAMESON,   b. 19 Apr 1850, Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1861  (Age 10 years)
     10. Middleton Alexander JAMESON,   b. 29 Oct 1851, Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1919, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     11. Leander Starr JAMESON,   b. 9 Feb 1853, Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1917, Hyde Park, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Robert and his wife had 11 children.

  • Sources 
    1. [S24] Death Record.
      England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915

    2. [S22] Birth Record.
      "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XTTW-B4Z : accessed 19 Jul 2014), Thomas Jamison in entry for Robert William Jamison, 27 Sep 1805; citing , reference 2:18RSNTV; FHL microfilm 1067779.

    3. [S23] Marriage Record.
      O.P.R. Marriages # 685/02 0430 0252
      National Records of Scotland