William Edney II

Summary information

Name William Edney
Date of birth 13 June 1842
Place of birth Ferry Port on Craig, Fife, Scotland
Died -
Place of death -
Mother Marion (May) Patterson
Father John Ednie
Siblings Janet Ednie
Robert Ednie III
Archibald Ednie
Spouse Elizabeth Henderson
Date of marriage 19 July 1863
Place of marriage -
Children John Edney II
William Ednie IV
Occupation Stoker

Other information

On John's death record (1866), William is recorded as a steamboat stoker (fireman). One such boat on which he worked (during 1971) was the Esquimax.

It appears that after the birth of their two children, the family lived in Cowgate, Ferry Port on Craig.

In the 1901 census, William (aged 59, ship fireman) is recorded as living at Greenside Place, Ferry Port on Craig, with his wife Elizabeth and his brother Robert.



Edney entries is Dow, Keay and Williamson Family Tree
1901 Census for Greenside Place

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