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Alexander Norquoy

Alexander Norquoy

Male Abt 1785 - 1862  (~ 77 years)

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  • Name Alexander Norquoy  [1
    Born Abt 1785  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Jun 1862  Quindry, South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I13531  My Relatives
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 

    Father William Norquoy,   b. 1743 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jane Brown 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1784  [1
    Family ID F5207  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Helen Gunn,   b. Abt 1790,   d. Bef 1861  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1816  South Ronaldsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F5247  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • [File from Robert Ewan.FTW]

      Born: 01/01/1785, S Ronaldsay [about]Died: 21/06/1862, S Ronaldsay [SI-(D) 1862/29//25]Father: William NORQUAYMother: Jane BROWNMarried:Hellen GUNN 15/01/1816, S Ronaldsay15/01/1816 Marriage: S Ronaldsay [OPR-(M) 1816/29//2]January 15th 1816 Alexander Nurqwoy, Sailor and Helen Gunn in StMargrets Hope contracted matremoney and were 3 times proclaimedthey were this day married in witness of James Banks, WilliamTomison and Elizabeth Wooldrage.01/04/1821 Resident at Taftinga, St Margarets Hope, S Ronaldsay[Census: 1821 - 29/3/50]01/04/1841 Resident at St Margarets Hope, St Peters (1), SRonaldsay [Census: 1841 - 29/1/40]01/04/1851 Resident at -, St Peters (1), S Ronaldsay [Census:1851 - 29/6/58]01/04/1861 Resident at 13 West End, ED (1), S Ronaldsay - NParish [Census: 1861 - 29/1/70]1. Alexander Norquay, 73, Head, Widower, Formerly Seaman nowPensioner Seamans Fund, S Ronaldsay21/06/1862 Death: S Ronaldsay [SI-(D) 1862/29//25]Alexander Norquay, Mariner. Married to Helen Gunn, dec. Died21/6/1862 at Quindry age 76. Father: William Norquay, Farmer,dec. Mother: Jane Brown, dec. Died of Decay of .. For 4 months,no medical attendant. Informant: William Rusland, brother inlaw, present. Registered 21/6/1862.

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