Margaret Wallace, c1915


Those Edwardian fashions! This is Margaret Wallace. Pictured around 1915, she’s standing outside the North Lodge to Calderwood Castle, on Stoneymeadow Road.

In the 1911 Census, Margaret Wallace is 47 years old, living at Long Calderwood Cottage with her husband Joseph, who was 4 years her junior. Born in East Kilbride the couple had married in 1887 and had 6 children, 5 of whom were still alive in 1911.

With the couple in 1911, still at home was daughter Jane (16) and son John (10).

With thanks to Agnes Cook, Margaret’s granddaughter for sharing this wonderful photo.

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