These are from poor copies of sometimes illegible hand-writing. I have done my best!
|Airfield Farm||Adam Geddes||50||Farmer Army Hp [half-pay?]|
|Agnes Dickson||20||F.S. [family servant?]|
|Abram Bailie||20||Ag. Lab.|
|James Brodie||20||Ag. Lab.|
|Samuel Karlie||20||Ag. Lab.|
|Walter Bailie||40||Ag. Lab.|
|Alison Bailie||40||Ag. Lab.|
|John Bailie||15||Ag. Lab.|
Andrew Geddes is the youngest son of Adam Gordon Geddes. The other two children must be staying elsewhere. See below.
Salisbury Road has been altered and renumbered,
but this building seems to be the old 15 Salisbury Road.
This is the family of John Geddes IV, the son of John Geddes III. Margaret Geddes is the daughter of Adam Gordon Geddes.
Adam Geddes has moved back to Edinburgh, but still only has his youngest son living with him. His wife has died. His oldest son has started on his military career. His daughter seems to be living with her uncle (see above).
7 Henderson Row (the takeaway)
|26,27 & 28 Hamilton Place||Adam G. Geddes||Head||Widower||70||Paymaster Army - half pay|
|John Geddes||Son||unmarried||29||Captain 76th Foot|
|Madeline M. Hessing||Niece & vistor||unmarried||29||House servant|
|Agnes Dick||Servant||unmarried||31||Domestic servant|
|Jane Hardie||Servant||unmarried||45||Domestic cook|
This is John Geddes V, the oldest son who is in the middle of his military career. He married Madeline Hessing in 1862. The younger son, Andrew Geddes, is in India in the army. Margaret Deddes, Adam's daughter, is married by this time.
© Jo Edkins 2014 - Return to Geddes index