Mary Agnes Kemp

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Mary Agnes Kemp (Hossack)

Birthplace: Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Angus Hossack and Elizabeth Huddlestone Charlotte Hossack
Wife of John Kemp and William Robertson
Mother of Mary Agnes Kemp; Archibald Angus Kemp; John George Kemp; Elizabeth Jessie Kemp; Alexandra H Kemp and 2 others
Sister of George Hossack; Alexander Hamilton Hossack; William Peter Hossack; Joseph Gladman Hossack; James Gladman Hossack and 2 others

Occupation: Dressmaker
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About Mary Agnes Kemp

Mary and John had 7 children

1841 Census Angus Hossack (30)and young family are living at 62 North Frederick Street, Edinburgh St Luke, Midlothian. Occupation Lodging Keeper b Scotland Elizabeth Hossack 20 George Hossack 3 Alexander Hossack 2 Mary Hossack 6 months

1851 Census Angus is 42 and a Tavern Keeper at old Fishmarket, Cannongate Edinburgh 1867 6 High Street Edinburgh Angus 27,7,1837. Angus Hossack Head 42, Tavern Keeper Elizabeth Hossack Wife 37 George Hossack Son 13 At Home (We now know George was born blind) Alexandra H Hossack Son 12 Scholar Mary A Hossack Daug 9 Scholar William P Hossack Son 7 At Home Joseph G Hossack Son 5 Angus H Hossack Son 3 Jane E Hossack Daug 1 Mary Manion 19 Servant Elizabeth Malcom 22 Servant

In 1861 the family are living at 16 Ashley Buildings Edinburgh Trinity College along Elizabeth isn't there.(We assume she died in 1867)…I can't find any record of her death. The servants are gone and Angus has become a waiter. Angus Hossack Head (52) Waiter) George Hossack Son (23) No occupation stated Mary Ann Hossack Daug (20) Dressmaker William Pat Hossack Son (18) Light Porter Jas Gladman Hossack Son (16) Baker Angus Henry Hossack Son (14) Jane Elizabeth Hossack Daug (12)

1862, her address is 90 So Bridge, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland 

In 1881 Mary is living in Edinburgh with her family, but by 1891 she has left them and is living with her sister, Jane and brother in law, Felix Skene in London. Her husband dies in the poorhouse in Edinburgh in 1900. Later that year, Mary marries William Roberson (from Edinburgh) in London, possibly a relative of Mary's daughter in Law (Elizabeth Robertson married to son Archibald) in Edinburgh.

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Mary Agnes Kemp's Timeline

November 12, 1840
Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Age 19
Age 21
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Age 23
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Age 28
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Age 30
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Age 32
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom