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Benjamin Garrioch Norquoy

Benjamin Garrioch Norquoy

Male 1870 - 1936  (66 years)

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  • Name Benjamin Garrioch Norquoy  [1
    Born 24 Jan 1870  South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Mar 1936  Kirkwall, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried St Olaf's Kirkyard, Kirkwall Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I13409  My Relatives
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 

    Father James Duncan Norquoy,   b. 1836,   d. 1878  (Age 42 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Margaret Malcolmson Sutherland,   b. 1829, Walls & Flotta, Orkney c 15-7-1829 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1906, Scattersquay,Stenness, Orkney Islands Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 19 Dec 1854  South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • [File from Robert Ewan.FTW]

      Reverend William Anderson
    Family ID F2570  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Barbara Fea Dearness,   b. Abt 1870,   d. 5 Feb 1933, Kirkwall, Orkney buried St Olafs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married 24 Jun 1891  Sanday, Orkney Islands Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Maggie Helen Norquoy,   b. 1891, Stenness, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1973  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
     2. Thomas D Norquoy,   b. 1893, Kirkwall, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Alexander Norquoy,   b. 10 Feb 1895, Stornoway, Western Isles, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Jessie Ann Dearness Norquoy,   b. 1897, Stronsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1932, Royal Northern Infirmary, Edinburgh Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)  [natural]
     5. Barbara Goar Norquoy,   b. 1899, Stronsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1918, 3 Garden Street, Kirkwall Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)  [natural]
     6. Mary Norquoy,   b. 1904, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1918, Pickaquoy, Kirkwall Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F5225  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • [File from Robert Ewan.FTW]

      Born: 24/01/1870, S Ronaldsay [b. IGI, SI 1870/29//8]Died: 16/03/1936, Kirkwall [GS, St Olafs, Kirkwall. SR 1936021/00 0030]Father: James Duncan NORQUAYMother: Margaret SUTHERLANDMarried:Barbara Fea DEARNESS 01/01/1891, Sanday01/04/1881 Resident at Heather Cott, ED (2), S Ronaldsay[Census: 1881 - 29/2/39]01/01/1891 Marriage: Sanday [about, SR 1891 026/00 0001]Marriage Benjamin G Norquoy and Barbara Fea Dearness01/04/1891 Resident at Housebay Bothy, ED (3), Stronsay [Census:1891 - 31/3/19]01/04/1901 Resident at Mingro, Rothiesholm, Stronsay [Census:1901 - 31/1/28]Gravestone St Olafs Graveyard, Kirkwall [GS: 211/13/14]
      Erected by BENJAMIN NORQUOY in memory of his beloved wife BARBARA FEA DEARNESS who died 5th Feb 1933 aged 63 years. Also the above BENJAMIN NORQUOY who died 16th Mar 1936 aged 66 years.At rest.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] File from Robert Ewan.FTW.
      Date of Import: 27 Dec 2007