SHIMMONS, Hugh 2
Another name for Hugh was SHUMMONS, Hugh.2
The 1851 census for Riccarton recorded Hugh and Agness Shimmons with two small children, living at Bridgehouse Toll House. Hugh was 28 years old according to the census and worked as an agricultural labourer. His birthplace was Ireland. His wife Agness was born in Symington Ayrshire and was 26 years old.
Hugh married Agnes McCRINDLE on 26 June 1846 in Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland.1 (Agnes McCRINDLE was born in 1825 in Symington, Ayrshire, Scotland 5 and died on 18 January 1891 in Tarbolton, Ayrshire, Scotland 1.)
1 ancestry.co.uk, Turner Family Tree:owner JMHTS.
2 LDS Family Search, IGI.
3 1851 UK census, Riccarton parish Ayrshire; ED: 2; Page: 3.
4 1861 UK census, Beith parish Ayrshire; ED: 8; Page: 2; Line: 11.
5 1861 UK census, Kilmarnock parish Ayrshire; ED: 17; Page: 7.
1871 UK census, Kilmarnock parish Ayrshire; ED: 17; Page: 30.