Name: John TAGG
Given Name: John
Birth: Abt 1790 in Wandsworth, , Surrey, England
Death: 24 Jun 1867 in 128 Reid Street, Bridgeton, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Change Date: 21 Aug 2013 at 08:31
OPR Campsie - 19 Dec1812. John Tagg,parish of Strathblane a nd Mary Thomas in this parish gave in their names for procl amation of banns.Two days.Married
Applied for relief 4Jun1862 Barony Parish No.14093.
He was living at 128 Reid Street,Bridgeton with his wife,hi s unmarried daughter Janet and her child and his widowed da ughter Silvester and her child.
Previously he had lived at 93 Dale Street,Bridgeton for fiv e years and in
Paisley for 13 years.
Extract from application:Applicant is now unfit for work fr om old age,his wife can keep a child and do home work.Ren t #3.18/-.Doctors report:Both frail and disabled and neve r will be able to work.
He was on poorhouse roll from 6Jun1862 until death 24Jun186 7.He was granted
1/6 per week gradually increasing to 4/- per week.At variou s times he was
granted shoes and stockings and a few articles of clothing. Also flannels.
In 1853 he was living in Pollocks Land,Charleston,Abbey Par ish.
1841 Census:Kelvinhaugh Glasgow 622/177/16
1851 Census:South Street Paisley 468S/3/8
1861 Census:93 Dale Street Bridgeton 644/3/103/15
1830 Dalmarnock Road Glasgow
1833 Tradeston Glasgow
Source: Fraser - Hamilton Web Site:
Birth Date corrected, with info from D & A gulland 23 Apri l 2004, to about 1784.
Father: John TAGG b: Abt 1761 in Thames, Ditton, Surrey, England
Mother: Susannah SYLVESTER b: 23 Jan 1763 in Mitcham, , Surrey, England
Mary THOMAS b: 25 Oct 1791 in Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland
30 Dec 1812
in Campsie, Stirling, Scotland
- Change Date:
22 Feb 2013
- Susannah TAGG b: 5 Jan 1814 in Strathblane Parish, Stirlingshire, Scotland
- Agnes TAGG b: 13 Feb 1816 in Campsie, Stirling, Scotland
- John TAGG b: 14 Mar 1819 in Strathblane Parish, Stirlingshire, Scotland
- James TAGG b: May 1820 in Strathblane Parish, Stirlingshire, Scotland
- Charles TAGG b: Abt 1822 in Bonhill Parish, Alexandria, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
- Mary TAGG b: 26 Nov 1824 in Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland c: 6 Feb 1825 in Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland
- Silvester TAGG b: 23 Mar 1827 in Buchanans Court, King Street, Tradeston, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland c: 29 Apr 1827 in Gorbals, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
- Elizabeth TAGG b: 26 Feb 1830 in New Dalmarnock Road, Bridgeton, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland c: 25 Apr 1830 in Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland
- Euphemia Granger TAGG b: 17 Dec 1832 in Tradeston, Gorbals, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland c: 27 Jan 1833 in Gorbals, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
- Janet Mccartney TAGG b: 29 Apr 1835 in Tradeston, Gorbals, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland c: 14 Jun 1835 in Gorbals, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
- Susanna TAGG b: Abt 1837 in Grahamston, Neilston, Renfrewshire, Scotland