1891 Census

1891 5th April the national census was taken.
Railway Cottages, Dalmally
(one wonders why they were not living in the Station house at this time?)

  • William Thornton, head, married 34 years old, Stationmaster, born Kirriemuir, Forfarshire,
  • Helen Thornton, wife, married, 34 years old, stationmasters wife, Kirmouth, Perthshire
  • Jane Thornton, daur, 10 years old, scholar, Argyle, Glenorchy
  • William Thornton, son, 8 years old, scholar, Argyle, Glenorchy
  • Nora Thornton, daur, 7 years old, scholar, Argyle, Glenorchy
  • Nell Thornton, daur, 4 years old, scholar, Argyle, Glenorchy
  • Janet Thornton, daur, 1 years old, scholar, Argyle, Glenorchy

the family were NOT gaelic speakers ..
4 rooms with windows

This is the Station Masters census entry..

1891 Thornton stationmaster Dalmally