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John Croall

John Croall

Male 1789 - 1853  (64 years)

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  • Name John Croall 
    Born 1789 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 May 1853  at sea on the steamship Derwent and was buried at Bourda Cemetery, Georgetown, Demerara, Guyana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I27056  Whitton
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father John Croall,   b. 1765, Arbroath Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1825, Gravestone Arbroath Abbey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Isobell Whitton,   b. 1758,   d. 21 Mar 1822, Gravestone Arbroath Abbey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 3 Dec 1785  Arbroath Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5479  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Resident merchant and planter, partner with Peter Rose. Born 1788 Arbroath, Scotland. Son of John Croal (1765-1825), Stone-mason and Isabel (1759-1822), daughter of James Whitton of Arbroath. His younger brother Alexander (1802-86) was shipmaster and also a merchant in Demerara in the 1820s but subsequently returned to Scotland. John Croal was married to Margaret Ironside, with whom he had: Peter Rose Croal (1813-73), born and died at Georgetown, where he was a doctor; Eleanor Jane Croal (1815-??), born Georgetown and married John Neischer; Julia Croal (1818-51), born Georgetown, married Edwin Ethelston, died Liverpool; Charles Robertson Croal (1820-62), born Georgetown and became a plantation owner; John Conrad Croal (1822-??), subsequently a teacher in Lancashire.