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William Norquoy

William Norquoy

Male 1832 - 1900  (67 years)

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  • Name William Norquoy  [1
    Born 17 May 1832  South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Feb 1900  South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I13465  My Relatives
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father John Norquoy,   b. 10 Jul 1796, South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1861, North Parish, South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Christian (Christy) Duncan,   b. 1795, South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. South Ronaldsay between 1841 & 1851 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 19 Dec 1823  North Parish, South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F4836  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • [File from Robert Ewan.FTW]

      Died a Pauper
      Born: 17/05/1832, S Ronaldsay [OPR-(B) 1832/29/NP/15]Died: 09/02/1900, S Ronaldsay [SR 1900 029/00 0012]17/05/1832 Birth: S Ronaldsay [OPR-(B) 1832/29/NP/15]William Norquoy, son of John Norquoy, Fisherman in Widewall andhis wife Christian Duncan, was born Seventeenth May and baptizedTwenty Seventh 1832 in presence of N Congregation.01/04/1841 Resident at Widewall, St Peters (6), S Ronaldsay[Census: 1841 - 29/6/38]01/04/1851 Resident at Heather Brake, St Peters (5), S Ronaldsay[Census: 1851 - 29/10/8]01/04/1861 Resident at Banks, ED (6), S Ronaldsay - N Parish[Census: 1861 - 29/6/13]01/04/1871 Resident at South End, ED (6), S Ronaldsay [Census:1871 - 29/6/9]1. William Norquay, 39, Head, um, Fisherman, S Ronaldsay01/04/1881 Resident at Ceutre Town ?, ED (6), S Ronaldsay[Census: 1881 - 29/6/16]1. William Norquay, 48, Head, um, Pauper, S Ronaldsay01/04/1891 Resident at Shore Road, ED (6), S Ronaldsay [Census:1891 - 29/6/19]1. Barbara Rosie, 67, Head, Widow, Spinster & Knitter, SRonaldsay2. William Norquay, 60, Lodger, um, Pauper ( Imbecile ), SRonaldsay09/02/1900 Death: S Ronaldsay [SR 1900 029/00 0012]William Norquay, Pauper formerly Labourer, Single, died FebruaryNinth 1900 at Herston age 67. Son of John Norquay, Crofter(deceased) and Christina Norquay, m/s Duncan (deceased). Cause:Influenza 8 days Asthma Chronic, as certified by James Dewar.Informant: Robert Robertson, Neighbour (Present). RegisteredFebruary Ninth, S Ronaldsay.

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