WHITTON and RITCH -Surname Studies and people from the Island of GRAEMSAY, Orkney

George Clouston

George Clouston

Male 1902 - 1974  (72 years)

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  • Name George Clouston  [1
    Born 21 Jan 1902  Stromness Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jun 1974  Batavia, Genesee, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I11003  My Relatives
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 

    Father Robert William Ross Clouston,   b. 8 Mar 1870, Stromness, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1929, Rosisvoe, Stromness Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Adelina Margaret Cromarty Thompson Park,   b. 7 Jul 1872, St Margarets Hope, orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1944, Stromness Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1895  Kirkwall Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F4266  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Irvine Murison,   b. 3 Feb 1902, Stenness, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1979, Springville, Erie, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 4 Jan 1924  Kirkwall, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Esme Margaret Clouston,   b. 17 Aug 1924, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1998, Arcade, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [natural]
     2. Living
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F4281  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1911 census at Alfred Street, Stromness
      [ParkOrkney.FTW]
      When travelled to Canada 17-5-1924 St Johns, New Bruswick occupation given as a Sailor
      Family crossed from Canada to New York 1925-30

      When George went to seek work in USA his address was given as 23 Catherine Street, Amicarii, Ontario a Railroad Clerk
      At 1930 census at Buffallo Erie, New York a Railroad Clerk
      at 1940 census at Buffalo, Erie, New York an Executive Boy Scouts
      April 17, 1952
      A meeting in the Municipal Building led to the formation of a Chamber of
      Commerce in Arcade. The first officers were George CLOUSTON, president;
      Glen PETERS, vice president; Anson SHERMAN, treasurer; and Louis SCHROEDER,
      secretary.
      George Clouston was President from 1950-1952

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] ParkOrkney.FTW.
      Date of Import: 5 Nov 2007