|McCARTNEY, Thomas James
McCARTNEY, Thomas James 1
Other names for Thomas were MACCARTNEY, Thomas James 1 and McCARTNEY, Thomas J.
Thomas and Matilda McCartney were recorded by the 1881 census living at 84 Great Norbury Street, Hyde, Cheshire, England, along with five children and one servant. Thomas was a Wesleyan minister on Hyde circuit. Thomas was recorded as being aged 39 years and had been born in Ayr, Scotland. Their 'domestic servant general', Elizabeth Walton, aged 22 years, was born in West Allen, Northumberland, England. 3
Thomas married Matilda Jane LYNAS, daughter of Joshua LYNAS and Mary WORKMAN, on 16 August 1872 in 143 Great Hamilton Street, Calton, Glasgow, Scotland.1 2 (Matilda Jane LYNAS was born about 1844 in Ireland.)
The marriage between Thomas and Matilda Jane took place according to the forms of the Wesleyan Church. The minister was John F. Moody. The witnesses were John Bell and Mary McCartney.
1 LDS, IGI.
2 GRO Scotland, Marriage certificate RDS 644/4 No 240 Calton 1872.
1881 UK census, Family Search-Hyde, Cheshire, England.