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James Mowat Linklater

James Mowat Linklater

Male 1880 - 1948  (~ 67 years)

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  • Name James Mowat Linklater 
    Born Oct 1880  Stromness Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Mar 1948  Stromness Gravestone Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2731  My Relatives
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father John Linklater,   b. 1 May 1844, Fillets, Graemsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1922, 13 Ness Road, Stromness, Gravestone Stromness A420 ref 030-10 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Mowat,   b. 11 Oct 1846, Dean, Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1889, Gravestone Stromness A420 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 18 Jan 1870  Church of Scotland, Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F77  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Katerine Gray,   b. 1883,   d. 20 Jan 1974, Stromness Gravestone Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married Republic of South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Katherine Gray Linklater,   b. 1910, Republic of South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1992, Stromness Gravestone Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F1406  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1881 census at Ness Road, Stromness
      at 1891 census at Ness Road, Stromness
      23-6-1914 travelled on the "Kildonan Castle" from Durban RSA to Southampton a Millwright
      went to the Republic of South Africa and came back with a bit of money and set up business. Daughter Cathie born in RSA
      a Coal Merchant, had a warehouse at the pier at Stromness, his son in law Bunter Knight took over the business