Shelagh Mathieson (1924 - 2010)

‹ Back to Mathieson surname

Is your surname Mathieson?

Research the Mathieson family

Shelagh Mathieson's Geni Profile

Records for Shelagh Mathieson

1,278,866 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Birthplace: Randburg, GP, South Africa
Death: Died in Johannesburg, GP, South Africa
Cause of death: Failed aorta
Managed by: Harriet Burns
Last Updated:
view all 13

Immediate Family

About Shelagh Mathieson

Birth: 22 June 1924 49 Lurgan Road, Parkview, Johannesburg Death: April 4, 2010 (85) Johannesburg, GP, South Africa (Failed aorta)

Daughter of Edward Ennew Cormack Mathieson and Doris Whitaker Wife of John Burns Mother of Harriet Burns; Michael Burns and Belinda Burns

Sister of John Michael Mathieson Half sister of Angela Warner (nee Mathieson) and Angus Mathieson

4 April... she was baptised on this day in 1924, dad died on this day in 1997 and so did she only 13 years apart from him in 2010

Mom went to Godophin School in Salisbury, Wilshire and then completed Danes Court Domestic Training School (They clearly didnt make a huge impression)

1952 they were living in Beira... with two pets Snuffles and Mouse and house helper called James

view all

Shelagh Mathieson's Timeline

June 22, 1924
Randburg, GP, South Africa
October 26, 1924
Randburg, City of Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
- 1933
Age 8

In a letter to Doris one gathers she's alone and not with mom or dad for her 9th birthday

Age 25
Sandton, City of Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

It would seem John had made a stand to stay a banker... what's really interesting is the insight into Eddie Mathiesons own career, M&A is now a public company and no longer a family business...

April 11, 1951
Age 26
Cape Town, WC, South Africa
April 11, 1951
Age 26
April 4, 2010
Age 85
Johannesburg, GP, South Africa