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James Robert Whitton

James Robert Whitton

Male 1854 - 1907  (53 years)

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  • Name James Robert Whitton 
    Born 16 Jun 1854  Barry or Panbride Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Aug 1907  at sea Marine Returns 028 mr 26 see notes Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1596  Whitton
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 

    Father James Whitton,   b. 15 Apr 1826, Barry, Angus Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1901, 322 King Street, Dundee usual address Inverlaw Downfield ref 282-4-354 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Eiza Meekison,   b. 27 Feb 1833, Arbroath c 3rd March Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1909, Panmure Street, Carnoustie Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 20 Dec 1851  Stepney, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1017  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Helen Smith McGregor,   b. 1854, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1927, 20 Maryfield Terrace, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 9 Apr 1889  34 South Lindsay Street, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Eleanor Alice Whitton,   b. 12 Jan 1895, c 29-3 Wesleyan Chapel, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1975, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
     2. Margaret Fielding Whitton,   b. 5 Jun 1897, c 3-9 Weslyan Chapel Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1983, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F1021  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • At 1861 census at Barry ref 274/00002/00006
      no sign at 1881 census
      at marriage in 1889 address 10 Patons Lane Dundee a Mate Merchant Service
      address in 1895 54 Magdalen Yard Road, Dundee
      address in 1897 15 Pitkerro Road, Dundee
      no sign in 1901 census

      Was Captain of the Dundee Steamer "Nawood" that was sunk in the Channel see Scotsman 22nd January 1907
      Masters Certificate 2-2-1907 issued Dundee
      Died from supposed after effects of Java Fever on Board the "Emerald" No 78676 of Middleton Wharf Shipping
      Ships Master address 4 Nelson Street, Dundee left £205