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William Gardiner Whitton

William Gardiner Whitton

Male 1858 - 1901  (42 years)

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  • Name William Gardiner Whitton 
    Born 13 Jun 1858  Woodside, Cargill, Perthshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Apr 1901  buried at Sea in the Bay of Bengal Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10569  Whitton
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 

    Father Alexander Whitton,   b. 1831, Newtyle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1865, Perth Royal Infirmary Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Isobell, Gardiner,   b. 1838, Cargill Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1894, 236 Lochee Road, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Nov 1860  Newtyle, Angus Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F375  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Illigitimate at birth no father recorded called William Gardiner
      at 1861 census at Newtyle ref 314/00001/00001 Called William Whitton
      at 1871 census at Lochee ref 282-05-005-000079 indexed under Whitten
      6-4-1893 Second Mates Certificate. Born Woodside, Perth issued Dundee
      23-3-1885 First mate Certificate Born Woodside, Perth issued Dundee
      26-5-1888 Masters Certificate Born woodside perth issued Dundee
      death recorded at Lat 18.4SN Long 87.10E
      normal address c/o Mrs Ramsay 47 Yeaman Shore, Dundee 1st Mate on "Venus" 106603 died from Heat Apoplexy but no parents details given
      Testament 2-12-1901 47 Yeaman Shore, Dundee died at sea
      which records him as Master of SS Venus from 18-10-1900 to 29-1-1901
      brother James Whitton 105 High Street, Lochee, Dundee.
      Newspaper report 24-5-1901 Evening Telegraph