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MORRISON, Jessie

JESSIE MORRISON CRAWFORD was the first of the family of Helen Denholm Crawford and Alex. Morrison.   She was born in the year 1920 at 2 Chessels Court, 240 The Canongate, Edinburgh.  She was born just before the marriage of Helen and Alex in 1921.

In her youth she was an extremely beautiful lady, as were all the Morrison family.

She married THOMAS McGINNESS

Tommy MCGINNESS

who was of Irish origin.  His profession was always a Motor Lorry Driver and he served in the Royal Army Service Corps during the War.  He was one of the many thousands who spent days in the cold waters in France.

They have children as follows

DENNIS McGinness born 5th July 1938.  He died on 6 Feb 2002 of a gastrointestinal hemorrhage.

THOMAS ALEXANDER McGinness born 15th February 1942. at 95 Niddrie Mains Terrace.    He died in a car accident.

CATHERINE McGinness born 1940

MARGARET ELSPETH McGINNESS known as Margot.  She was born on 22nd June 1948 at 95 Niddrie Mains Terrace, Edinburgh.

TERENCE GEORGE McGinness was born on 5th August 1958 at 6 Niddrie Marischal Crescent, Edinburgh

Jessie suffered from very poor health and was in and out of hospital for many years.

9 Responses to “MORRISON, Jessie”

  1. denise mcginness says:

    its really interesting to learn about my family.my grandmother jessie was a lovely woman also my grandfather thomas who was a gentleman.miss them both..xx

  2. denise mcginness says:

    memories of my father dennis also uncle tommy.r.i.p.xx

  3. Helen says:

    Thanks for the reply Denise. I don’t think I have met you although we are second cousins. So welcome to the website

  4. denise mcginness says:

    thank you helen,good to talk to you.my father was dennis mcginness .im trying to locate my grandads records from ireland but to no avail.i will keep trying.thanks again.xx

  5. denise mcginness says:

    it is great to read some information about my family,very interesting to see my family history..

  6. Helen says:

    Hi there Denise. Wondering if you or anyone has any photos of Jessie when she was young. She was such a beauty you know, as were all the Morrison family of course. Do you have any idea where in Ireland Tommy was born. Speak soon. Helen

  7. denise mcginness says:

    hi helen,i think my sister kathleen has a photo of my grandma,i will find out,my grandad tommy was from county tyrone in ireland and his mothers maiden name was gertie fox{gertrude}.hope you are well helen.speak soon.xx

  8. Helen says:

    Thanks Denise look forward to your photo arriving. You can get me on quilietti@blueyonder.co.uk

  9. Denise mcginness says:

    Birthday memories to my grandma jessie today.rest in peace grandma.we love you always and forever.your neicey and all your grandchildren and great grandchildren.xxx❤

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