TODAY IN HISTORY: William and Jessie Wedding

1901 Wedding Pic William John and Jessie Gray (Beattie) Watson EDINBURGHWilliam  John Watson (Factory Worker), 30 years of age, married 25 year-old Jessie Gray Beattie (Domestic Servant) on May 2, 1902 at 60 West Holmes Street Gardens, Mussellburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland. His pre-wedding address was 8 Dewar Place in Edinburgh, while hers was 36 Melville Street. In a romantic gesture, they named their only son Melville, remembering where Willie would go to meet his beloved Jessie when she had time off from work.

This is their wedding photo at left.

1902 Marriage Register WIlliam John Watson and Jessie Gray Beattie MUSSELBURG


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