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Frederick William Whitton

Frederick William Whitton

Male 1870 - 1914  (~ 44 years)

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  • Name Frederick William Whitton 
    Born Sep 1870  West Derby, Lancashire ref 86-267 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Oct 1914  At sea on Active Duty HMS Edinburgh Castle Armed Merchant Cruiser Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11248  Whitton
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father William Whitton,   b. 1835, Newtyle, Forfar Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1882, 23 Admiral Street, Toxteth Park, Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Jane Christopher,   b. 1844, Llanelly, Camarthan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1914, Belgrave Road, Toxteth Park, Liverpool Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 3 Mar 1869  St Michael in the Hamlet, Toxteth, Liverpool Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4260  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1871 census at Toxteth Park, Liverpool. Surname recorded as Witton.
      at 1881 census at 8 Hermans Park, Toxteth Park, Liverpool
      not with mother at 1891 or 1901 census so may have been at sea
      Lieutenant RNR at mothers death in 1914
      Name: WHITTON, FREDERICK WILLIAM
      Initials: F W
      Nationality: United Kingdom
      Rank: Lieut-Commander
      Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
      Unit Text: H.M.S. "Edinburgh Castle."
      Age: 44
      Date of Death: 20/10/1914
      Additional information: Son of William and Elizabeth Jane Whitton, of Liverpool.
      Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
      Grave/Memorial Reference: 5.
      Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
      First Name: Frederick William Initials: F Surname: WHITTON Rank: Lieutenant Commander Service: Royal Naval Reserve Ship: HMS "Edinburgh Castle" Nationality: British Campaign Medals: 1914-15 Star Victory Medal British War Medal Incident Details: Accidentally drowned. Date of Death: 20/10/1914 Information: D.D. 20.10.14.
      Administration of his Estate by Lewis Moss Christopher Estate Agent