Cause of her death was epithelial incompetence.5
In 1901 when the census was taken Janet Cairns was living at 8 Forth View with her husband and six children whose ages ranged from 1 year to 15 years. Her age was recorded as 37 years and her birthplace as Newbattle in Midlothian.
D. P. Young LBCM [sic] certified the cause of death.
Janet married Thomas CURRAN OR CAIRNS (DNA Link), son of Hugh CURRAN OR CAIRNS (DNA Linked) and Rebecca ADAMS (DNA Linked), on 31 December 1884 in Newbattle House, Newbattle, Midlothian, Scotland.1 (Thomas CURRAN OR CAIRNS (DNA Link) was born on 15 June 1862 in Crichton, Midlothian, Scotland 4 6 and died 17 May 1932 at 11.30 pm in Morrison's Haven, Prestonpans, East Lothian, Scotland 3 7.). The cause of his death was effects of cerebral haemorrhage over 21 days.5
The marriage was performed according to the forms of the established Church of Scotland by the minister of Newbattle, Thomas Gordon. The witnesses were Rosina King and James Cairns.
1 GRO Scotland, Newbattle 695 no 1 1885.
2 GRO Scotland, Inveresk and Musselburh Midlothian Marriages 1918.
3 1901 UK Census, Inveresk Midlothian 689 en d 13 page 17 8 Forth View.
4 LDS Family Search, IGI.
5 GRO Scotland, Deaths Inveresk 1905 689 no 43.
6 1871 UK census, Liberton Midlothian 693 en d 3 page 26 Old Dalkeith Rd Little France.
GRO Scotland, Deaths Prestonpans and Cockpen 718 no 26 1932.