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Herbert Goldsmith Whitton

Herbert Goldsmith Whitton

Male 1869 - 1921  (52 years)

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  • Name Herbert Goldsmith Whitton 
    Born 30 Apr 1869  Rathmines, Dublin, Ireland c 16/6/1869 ST. MATTHIAS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Jun 1921  On Active Duty in Canada buried St James, Winnipeg Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2745  Whitton
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 

    Father Frederick Anthony Whitton,   b. 10 Jul 1846, Clonmell, County Tipperary Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1925, Ivanhoe, Lansdown Road, Dublin buried Mount Jerome, Dublin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Emily Jane Goldsmith,   b. 2 Dec 1843,   d. 30 Mar 1906, Rathdown, Dublin buried Mount Jerome, Dublin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 21 Jul 1868  St Peter, Dublin, South Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1748  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jessie Georgina Hutchison Warburton,   b. 1875, Cloneygowan, Kings, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1950, 76 South Vale, Harrow, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 5 Nov 1894  Kingstown, Rathdown, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced 1900 
    Children 
     1. Doreen Goldsmith Whitton,   b. 22 Nov 1895, Grove Park, Lewisham, Greater London, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1950, The Harrow Hospital, Harrow, Greater, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  [natural]
     2. Desmond Cederick Goldsmith Whitton,   b. 30 Nov 1897, Barnton Hotel, Cramond, Edinburgh Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1969, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F1744  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Dorothy Grace Steele,   b. 1885, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1901  (Age > 17 years) 
    Married 8 May 1908  Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F1747  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A Trooper no 25 Kimberley Horse a colonial unit of the Boer War 1899-1902
      First Name: Herbert Goldsmith Initials: H Surname: WHITTON Rank: Trooper Service: Army Regiment: Kimberley Horse Service Number: 25 Nationality: South African
      a Journalist 1897
      at 1901 census Name: Herbert G Whitton
      Age: 31 Estimated birth year: abt 1870
      Relation: Visitor Gender: Male
      Where born: Dublin, Ireland Civil Parish: St James Dukes Place
      Ecclesiastical parish: St James Dukes Place
      County/Island: London Country: England
      Handbook of the Irish Parliament Houses, College Green, Dublin, now the Bank of Ireland / by H. Goldsmith Whitton ; with special sections by W. P. French and A. J. Fleming ; illustrations by R. Caulfield Orpen and Ethel French. Whitton, H. Goldsmith. A. Thom, 1891. Arch/Mc
      Arrived in New York 13th March 1913 from Southampton on the "Majestic"
      Attestation Papers Available on line for Joining the Canadian Expeditionary Forces address the Grand Hotel, Regina, Saskatoon, Canada, a Typewriter Salesman served 2 years Kimberley LH, 2 years Surrey Yeomanry, 1 year RNWMP
      76th Depot Battery CFA 907938 26th April 1916 at Regina son stated to be next of kin Divorced.
      Name: Herbert G Whitton
      Arrival Date: Apr 1913 Age: 42
      Birth Date: abt 1871 Birth Country: Ireland
      Gender: Male Race/Nationality: Irish
      Port of Arrival: Port Huron, Michigan, USA

      From National Archives Divorce Court File: 850. Appellant: Jessie Georgina Hutchinson Whitton. Respondent: Herbert Goldsmith Whitton. Type: Wife's petition [wx].

      Emigrated to USA from Canada 1913

      Casualty Details Name: WHITTON, HERBERT G.
      Initials: H G Nationality: Canadian
      Rank: Sergeant Regiment: Canadian Field Artillery
      Age: 49 Date of Death: 09/06/1921
      Service No: 907938
      Additional information: Son of Anthony Whitton, of 1, Wilton Terrace, Dublin, Ireland, and the late Emily Whitton.
      Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
      Grave/Memorial Reference: Mil. 331.
      Cemetery: WINNIPEG (BROOKSIDE) CEMETERY
      Cemetery:
      WINNIPEG (BROOKSIDE) CEMETERY
      Manitoba, Canada
      Grave Reference: Mil. 331.
      Location: The cemetery is located immediately west of the Red River College, at 3001 Notre Dame Avenue, in the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
      During the First World War, Winnipeg was the headquarters of No 10 Military District and it contained six military hospitals of 972 beds. Air force and army training camps were established in the area during the Second World War, with No 103 Canadian Army Basic Training Centre at Fort Garry. Winnipeg (Brookside) Cemetery contains 299 Commonwealth burials of the First World War
      REGISTRATION NUMBER: 1921-023449 St James Hospital, Winnipeg
      First Name: HERBERT G. Initials: H G Surname: WHITTON Rank: Sergeant Service: Army Regiment: Canadian Field Artillery Age: 49 Service Number: 907938 Nationality: Canadian Campaign Medals: Victory Medal British War Medal Date of Death: 09/06/1921 Commemorated: Canadian More Information: Parents: Anthony Whitton, of 1, Wilton Terrace, Dublin, Ireland, and the late Emily Whitton.