WILSON, JOHN HARRISON M.
- Born: 1853/54 Died: -
Engineer, of Monaghan town, active from 1898 or earlier until 1917 or later. According to his 1911 census return, John Wilson was born in Co. Tipperary in 1853 or 1854. He had settled in Monaghan by 1898, the year his name appears in the list of subscribers to The Principles and Practice of Modern House-Construction (London, 1898), edited by George Lister Sutcliffe.(1) At the time of the 1911 census, he had been married for eleven years and had two children.
Address: Royal Hotel, Monaghan, <=1898;(2) Drumbear, Monaghan, 1911.
Information in this entry not otherwise attributed is from the 1911 census of Ireland, http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/ (last visited Nov 2009).
(1) MS list of subscribers from Belfast and other towns in the northern counties (photocopy in IAA, Acc. 2009/066).
(2) See note 1, above.
4 work entries listed in chronological order for WILSON, JOHN HARRISON M.
|Building:||CO. ARMAGH, DUNDRUM HOUSE (KEADY)|
|Nature:||Tenders invited for carrying out repairs.|
|Refs:||IB 51, 27 Nov 1909, 756|
|Building:||CO. MONAGHAN, CLONTIBRET, CHURCH OF ST COLMAN (CI)|
|Nature:||Reseating, heating, general renovation.|
|Refs:||IB 53, 24 Jun 1911, 430|
|Building:||CO. MONAGHAN, COOLSHANNAGH, MORTUARY CHAPEL|
|Nature:||Proposed mortuary chapel.. For Cemetery Committee of Monaghan UDC. Estimated cost £240.|
|Refs:||IB 55, 26 Apr 1913, 266|
|Building:||CO. MONAGHAN, MONAGHAN, COUNTY INFIRMARY|
|Nature:||2 new verandahs. Contractor: Thomas McElnea.|
|Refs:||IB 59, 21 Jul 1917, 368|