Husband: Robert HOLMES (b.c. 1806, bur.1891)
Wife: Hessie MCAHON (c. 1807-1882)
Children: James HOLMES (c. 1844-1916)
Richard HOLMES (c. 1849- )

Husband: Robert HOLMES

Name: Robert HOLMES1
Sex: Male
Father: George HOLMES ( - )
Mother: Martha MCMULLEN ( - )
Birth c. 1806 ,,Ireland2,3
Occupation 29 Dec 1871 (age 64-65) Labourer1
Occupation 31 Dec 1875 (age 68-69) Labourer4
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 74) Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland3
86 1/2 Cambusnethan Street
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 74) Agricultural Labourer; Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland3
Occupation 10 Mar 1882 (age 75-76) Coal Miner5
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 85) Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland2
7 Simpson's Square
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 84-85) Retired Agr Labourer; Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland2
Residence c. May 1891 (age 84) Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland6
Motherwell Poorhouse
Burial 13 May 1891 (age 84) Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland6
Private burial ground, plot 222

Wife: Hessie MCAHON

Name: Hessie MCAHON5
Sex: Female
Father: John MCAHON ( - )
Mother: Isabella DUFFEN ( - )
Birth c. 1807 ,,Ireland3,5
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 75) Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland3
86 1/2 Cambusnethan Street
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 75) Labourer's Wife; Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland3
Burial 11 Feb 1882 (age 75) Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland6
Private burial ground, plot 222
Clearly she can't have been buried a month before dying - suspect this should be 11th MARCH.
Death 10 Mar 1882 (age 75) Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland5
86 Cambusnethan Street
Time of death 1100

Child 1: James HOLMES

Name: James HOLMES7,8
Sex: Male
Spouse: Margaret CROSSER (1855-1908)
Birth 1844 (cal) ,,Ireland1,9
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 6) Cadder, Lanarkshire, Scotland9
Heathfield
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 27) Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland10
20 Sunnyside Row
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 26-27) Coal Miner; Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland10
Residence 29 Dec 1871 (age 26-27) Wishaw, Lanarkshire, Scotland1
West Quarry Street
Occupation 29 Dec 1871 (age 26-27) Coal Miner1
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 35) Dalziel, Lanarkshire, Scotland11
7 Glencleland
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 36-37) Coal Miner; Dalziel, Lanarkshire, Scotland11
Occupation 22 Oct 1883 (age 38-39) Coal Miner8
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 40) Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland2
7 Simpson's Square
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 46-47) Coal Miner; Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland2
Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 56) Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland12
Waddell's Land Main Street
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 56) Coal Miner; Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland12
Occupation 15 Jul 1904 (age 59-60) Coal Miner7
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 66) Bellshill, Lanarkshire, Scotland13
7 Bellmont Terrace
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 66) Coal Miner Hewer; Bellshill, Lanarkshire, Scotland13
Whether Employer, Worker, or Working on Own Account: Retired
Occupation c. Dec 1916 (age 71-72) Coalminer6
Residence c. Dec 1916 (age 71-72) Bellshill, Lanarkshire, Scotland6
Death 18 Dec 1916 (age 75) Bellshill, Lanarkshire, Scotland14
Cause: Senile Decay
Address: 5 Afton Place, Crossgates
Time of death 2 PM.
Informant was James Holmes, Son. 4 Clydesdale Buildings, HOlytown.
Burial 20 Dec 1916 (age 75) Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland6
Private burial ground, plot 222
Occupation 1 Dec 1957 (age 112-113) Coalminer15

Child 2: Richard HOLMES

Name: Richard HOLMES4
Sex: Male
Spouse: Agnes KELLY (c. 1857- )
Birth 1849 (cal)4
Occupation 31 Dec 1875 (age 26) Coalminer; Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland4
Residence 31 Dec 1875 (age 26) Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland4
12 Branchel? Road

Note on Marriage

Investigate whether Robert and Hessie had any more children.4

Sources

1ScotlandsPeople, "Scotland Statutory Marriage Record - James HOLMES and Margaret CROSSER" (628/00 0009).
2ScotlandsPeople, "1891 Scotland Census [database on-line]" (Census 1891 628/00 014/00 0025).
Scotlands People. Web: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
3Ancestry.com, "1881 Scotland Census [database on-line]" (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
Original data: Scotland. 1881 Scotland Census. Reels 1-338. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Parish: Cambusnethan; ED: 10; Page: 7; Line: 17; Roll: cssct1881_207; Year: 1881.
Accessed 02 July 2011.).
4ScotlandsPeople, "Scotland Statutory Marriage Record - Richard Holmes and Agnes Kelly 1875" (1876 Cambusnethan 628/00 0009). Assessment: Primary evidence.
Scotlands People. Web: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
5ScotlandsPeople, "Scotland Statutory Death Record - Hessie Holmes" (628/00 0089).
6Jim Leonard, "Email from Jim Leonard to Ian Nelson, 19 June 2011, citing transcripts of burials at Cambusnethan from 1861 to 1916". Assessment: Secondary evidence.
7ScotlandsPeople, "Scotland Statutory Marriage Record - Thomas McLeod JOHNSTON and Maggie Crosser HOLMES" (625/03 0071).
8ScotlandsPeople, "Scotland Statutory Birth Record - Margaret HOLMES" (628/00 0655).
9Ancestry.com, "1851 Scotland Census [database on-line]" (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: Scotland. 1851 Scotland Census. Reels 1-217. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Parish: Cadder; ED: 7; Page: 9; Line: 6; Roll: 770; Year: 1851.
Accessed 02 July 2011.).
Ancestry, Waterfront Building, Hammersmith Embankment, Chancellors Road, London, W6 9RU. Tel: +44 208 846 3620. Email: support@ancestry.co.uk. Web: http://www.ancestry.com.
10Ancestry.com, "1871 Scotland Census [database on-line]" (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
Original data: Scotland. 1871 Scotland Census. Reels 1-191. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Parish: Cambusnethan; ED: 19; Page: 35; Line: 19; Roll: CSSCT1871_120; Year: 1871.).
Ancestry, Waterfront Building, Hammersmith Embankment, Chancellors Road, London, W6 9RU. Tel: +44 208 846 3620. Email: support@ancestry.co.uk. Web: http://www.ancestry.com.
11Ancestry.com, "1881 Scotland Census [database on-line]" (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
Original data: Scotland. 1881 Scotland Census. Reels 1-338. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Parish: Dalziel; ED: 14; Page: 15; Line: 6; Roll: cssct1881_212; Year: 1881.
Accessed 03 July 2011.).
Ancestry, Waterfront Building, Hammersmith Embankment, Chancellors Road, London, W6 9RU. Tel: +44 208 846 3620. Email: support@ancestry.co.uk. Web: http://www.ancestry.com.
12ScotlandsPeople, "1901 Scotland Census [images on-line]" (Census 1901 Bothwell 625/03 011/0002).
Scotlands People. Web: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
13ScotlandsPeople, "1911 Scotland Census [images online]" (Census 1911 625/03 012/00 015).
Scotlands People. Web: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
14ScotlandsPeople, "Scotland Statutory Death Record - James Holmes 1916" (1916 Bellshill 625/03 0296).
15Scotlands People, "Scotland Statutory Death Record - Margaret Crosser Johnston 1957" (1957 Carluke 629/00 0592).
Scotlands People. Web: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.