Sweet Family West of Scotland

Alexia Robertson SWEET

Person Chart

Parents

Father Date of Birth Mother Date of Birth
George SWEET ABT 1788 Catherine ROBERTSON 28 Nov 1795

Person Events

Event Type Date Place Description
Birth 7 MAY 1831 Glasgow, Lanark
Death 22 JAN 1903 Crossmyloof

Notes

Glasgow PO Directories 9I did not search them all)
Has Miss Sweet (Alexia) at
52 Rose Street, Garnethill 1885-86; 1889-90; 1894-95
87 Minard Road, Crossmyloof 1899-1900
Valuation rolls:
1881, 1885 and 1895, Alexia is a tenant of the house at 52 Rose Street VR/102/335/310 , VR/102/463/319 The 1875 valuation had the tenant registered as Mrs George Sweet (Alexia's mother)
1871, 1881 and 1891 census
On the 1871 census she is aged 29 with her Mum Catherine and sister Catherine.
On the 1881 census, Alexia is living at 52 Rose Street, Barony and is unmarried
On the 1891 census, Alexia is at Rose Street, Barony, Glasgow and is unmarried (it gives her birth year as 1842, but I think this must be a transcription error )
On the 1901 census she is at 87 Minard Road, Cathcart age reported as 62, single (confusion over birth date?)

Confirmation and inventories
From the Confirmation and Inventories record:

Alexia Robertson Sweet, 87 Minard Road Crossmyloof, Glasgow died 22 Jan 1903 at Glasgow intestate. Confirmation granted Glasgow 31 March [1903] to Charles Sweet photographer Rothesay, her nephew executor.

Sources

Description
1885 Valuations roll