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Alexander John Mowat Nicolson

Alexander John Mowat Nicolson

Male 1851 - 1931  (80 years)

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  • Name Alexander John Mowat Nicolson 
    Born 20 Apr 1851  Hatbreak, Lyness, Walls and Flotta c 20-4 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Sep 1931  Gorn, Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1129  My Relatives
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father William Nicolson,   b. 9 Aug 1811, Walls and Flotta Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1869  (Age < 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Sinclair,   b. Abt 1820,   d. Bef 1869  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 18 Dec 1845  Walls and Flotta Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F632  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane Jean, Melvine,   b. 20 Jan 1843, Island of Cava, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1914, Moan, Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1869  Manse of Orphir, Orphir Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Elizabeth Nicolson,   b. 5 Mar 1870, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1951, Cott of School Graemsay plot 53 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
     2. Margaret Smith Nicolson,   b. 30 Dec 1871, South House, Cava, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1898, Graemsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)  [natural]
     3. Alexander William Nicolson,   b. 15 Oct 1873, South House, Cava, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1961, Freedom Fields Hospital, Plymouth, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
     4. John Smith Nicolson,   b. Mar 1876, South House, Cava, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1876, South House, Orphir Cava Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)  [natural]
     5. James Nicolson,   b. 28 Aug 1877, South House, Cava, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1948, Ixopo, KwaZulu-Natal RSA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [natural]
     6. Richard Nicolson,   b. 1881, South House, Cava, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1935, Royal Infirmary Dundee - See Notes Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  [natural]
     7. Wilhelmina Jessie Nicolson,   b. 22 Dec 1883, South House, Cava, Orphir, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1961, Gravestone Graemsay D11 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [natural]
     8. Charles Nicolson,   b. 28 Jun 1888, Moan, Graemsay c 2/9/1888 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1970, Fresno, California, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F631  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at marriage in 1869 at Fea, Walls
      At Orphir around 1870 1873
      at 1871 census at South House, Orphir
      at 1881 Census at South House, Orphir a fisherman with wife and Mary, James and Richard
      moved from Cava to Graemsay between 1883 and 1889
      at 1891 census at Moan, Graemsay
      at 1901 census at Moan Graemsay a Crofter
      at 1911 census at Moan, Graemsay a Crofter
      at death recorded as widower of Jane Mellis