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William Whitton

William Whitton

Male 1884 - 1968  (83 years)

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  • Name William Whitton 
    Born 20 Dec 1884  41 Perth Street, Blairgowrie Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Apr 1968  06897 Wilton, Fairfield. CK, USA buried Beechwoods, New Rochelle, Westchester, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2130  Whitton
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 

    Father James Spencer Whitton,   b. 1853, Kinettles Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1926, 58 Perth Road, Blairgowrie, Perth ref 335-65 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jane Adamson,   b. 1855, Forfar Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1900, 58 Perth Road, Blairgowrie Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 31 Dec 1877  Monifieth Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F209  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Tucker,   b. 1882, Wales, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1959, Lake, Florida, buried Beechwoods, New Rochelle, Westchester, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 28 Mar 1912  Newport, Wales poor quality information from husbands passport application Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Blair Tucker Whitton,   b. 20 May 1915, Greenwich, CT, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1997, 03431 Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F1418  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1891 census at Blairgowrie
      at 1901 census at Blairgowrie ref 335-1-009

      Left Scotland 7th March 1908 arrived in New York on the "Furnessia" on 18th March 1908 a single gardener from Blairgowie. Last address in UK given as his sisters Mrs Donald 270 East Allington Terrace, Coatbridge. His USA address was given as his brother Charles Whitton 693 Summit Avenue, New York
      visited by his brother Robert in 1909 when address given as PO Box 87 Tuxedo, New York
      enrolled in WW1 Name: William Whitton
      City: Not Stated County: Fairfield
      State: Connecticut Birth Date: 20 Dec 1884
      Race: White Roll: 1570495
      DraftBoard: 15

      at 1920 census at 20 North Street, Greenwich, Fairfield, Conn a Farm Overseer, arrived in USA 1908 Naturalised 1918 a farm Overseer
      Naturalised 26-9-1918 Superior Court, Bridgeport, Conn address North Brook Farm, Fairfield, Conn
      on 8th March 1922 his brother Robert and his wife and 2 children arrived in New York to meet with him 5 Ormond Place, New Rochelle,
      Applied for a USA Passport 24th July 1924 address 5 Ormond Pl New Rochelle, New York to visit relatives intending to travel on the "Benegaria" on 12th July 1924
      Travelled on the "Benegaria" to Southampton arrived 19th July 1924 address Blairgowrie, Perthshire
      on September 8th 1924 with wife and son Blair arrived at NY on the "Franconia" from Liverpool travelling to their home at 5 Ormond Place, New Rochelle, Naturalised by Superior Court, Fairfield City Bridgeport.

      at 1930 census at New Rochelle, Westchester, New York a Landscape Gardener
      at 1940 census at 5 Ormond Place, New Rochelle, New York a Landscape Gardener