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George Norquoy

George Norquoy

Male 1839 - 1916  (76 years)

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  • Name George Norquoy  [1
    Born 7 Nov 1839  South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Jan 1916  South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried St Peter's Churchyard, South Ronaldsay Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I13476  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

    Family Margaret Smith,   d. 18 Oct 1906, Quindrie, South Ronaldsay Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 9 Nov 1865  South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. William Sinclair Norquoy,   b. 27 Feb 1867, Berriedale, South Ronaldsay Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1870  (Age 2 years)  [natural]
     2. Jemima Smith Norquoy,   b. 9 May 1869, South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Jane Norquoy,   b. 15 May 1871, South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. George Norquoy,   b. 14 May 1873, South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. William Norquoy,   b. 2 Dec 1875, Herston, South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. John Scott Norquoy,   b. 1879, South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     7. Donald Smith Norquoy,   b. 1883,   d. 21 Jun 1917, France while serving with New Zealand Expeditionary Force Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F3327  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • [File from Robert Ewan.FTW]

      Born: 07/11/1839, S Ronaldsay [c. IGI]Died: 30/01/1916, S Ronaldsay [GS, St Peters, S Ronaldsay. SR1916 029/00 0011]Married:Margaret SMITH 09/11/1865, S Ronaldsay01/04/1841 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 Gruthay, ED (4), S Ronaldsay - N Parish[Census: 1861 - 29/4/80]09/11/1865 Marriage: S Ronaldsay [IGI, SR 1865 029/00 0020]Marriage George Norquay and Margaret Smith01/04/1871 Resident at South End, ED (6), S Ronaldsay [Census:1871 - 29/6/5]02/12/1875 Birth: S Ronaldsay [SI-(B) 1875/29//83]01/04/1881 Resident at Heatherbrake, ED (2), S Ronaldsay[Census: 1881 - 29/2/5]01/04/1891 Resident at Shore House, ED (7), S Ronaldsay [Census:1891 - 29/7/12]01/04/1901 Resident at Store, N Parish (3), S Ronaldsay [Census:1901 - 29/3/11]01/01/1916 Death: S Ronaldsay [about, SR 1916 029/00 0011]George NorquayGravestone St Peters, S Ronaldsay [GS: 296/1/293]In loving memory of MARGARET SMITH wife of GEORGE NORQUAY whodied at Quindrie Oct 18th 1906 aged 65 years, also the aboveGEORGE NORQUAY died Jan 30th 1916 aged 76 years, also DONALDNORQUAY their son who died of wounds in France with the NewZewland Expeditionary Forces 21st June 1917 aged 34 years.Erected by their family.

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