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Arkley Whitton

Arkley Whitton

Male 1840 - 1903  (63 years)

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  • Name Arkley Whitton 
    Born 1840  P of Craig, Aberdeen Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 May 1903  29 West Abbey Street, Arbroath 272-1-153 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I247  Whitton
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 

    Father Peter Whitton,   b. 26 Feb 1786, Monifieth c 1-3-1786 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1869, Druminald, Craig, Forfar Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jane Jack,   b. 29 May 1807, Kinnell christened 4-6 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1884, Montrose Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 30 Jun 1838  Craig, by Montrose Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F203  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Robertson,   b. 1842, P of Forfar Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1921, 4 Maxwell Street, Edinburgh Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 20 Feb 1863  Nother Drumgley, Parish of Glamis Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jane Ann Whitton,   b. 2 Mar 1863, Glamis c 27-3-1863 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1947, 1 Merchiston Bank, Edinburgh Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
     2. James Whitton,   b. 2 Dec 1864, Craig 280-76 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1894, Logirait, Perth Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)  [natural]
     3. Elizabeth Whitton,   b. 8 Jul 1866, Craig 280-44 Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Matilda Whitton,   b. 1867,   d. 6 Mar 1874, Glamis Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)  [natural]
     5. Mary Whitton,   b. 6 Jun 1868, Maryfield, Bressay, Shetland 001-1-7 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1891, Donaboad, Logierait Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)  [natural]
     6. John Walker Whitton,   b. 12 Aug 1870, Maryfield, Bressay, Shetland 001-1-21 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1891  (Age > 22 years)  [natural]
     7. William Robertson Whitton,   b. 19 Mar 1872, Maryfield, Bressay, Shetland 001-1-4 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1938, Cape Town, RSA? 60248 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
     8. Arkley Whitton,   b. 2 Jan 1874, 21 Bank Street, Aberdeen Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1876, Newington, Edinburgh Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)  [natural]
     9. Isabella Ann Jessie Whitton,   b. 10 May 1875, 1 Dorset Place, Newington, Edinburgh Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1877, 8 Viewforth, Edinburgh Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)  [natural]
     10. Henrietta Anna Ritchie Smith Whitton,   b. 11 Oct 1886, 20 Springwell Place, Edinburgh Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1951, Pentland, Head Lane, Great Cornard, Sudbery, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [Adopted]
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F202  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1841 at Dunninald Lodge, Craig, Angus
      at 1851 census at Craig, Forfarshire
      at 1861 census at Fourdoun, Kincardineshire ref 259/00004/00010
      at brother Alexanders wedding in 1862 he was a Witness
      at marriage in 1863 a ploughman address Parkford, Parish of Oathlaw parents confirmed
      at 1871 census at Maryfield Farm, Bressay a Farm Grieve
      at 1881 census a Coachman at Cliff Stable Yard, Dunfermline
      at 1891 census at Logierait ref 376-05-004
      1899 a tenant at Dunavourd Logirait, from William Maxwell
      at 1901 census at 7 Putney Hill Park, Putney, Wandsworth, St Mary's London a Domestic Coachman for a Mr and Mrs Walker (only Mrs Walker present) indexed as Ashley Whitton
      a Coachman at death in 1903 address 29 West Abbey St Arbroath

      I wonder where his christian name came from! His siblings names also except David, do not have any connection with their families. Clearly they didnt follow the standard naming traditions! Possibly from a family called Arkley as there were some in Arbroath area.