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Robert Sutherland

Robert Sutherland

Male 1805 - 1849  (44 years)

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  • Name Robert Sutherland  [1, 2
    Born 1805  Walls and Flotta c 28-4-1805 Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Aug 1849  Heckness, S Walls, Orkney buried Osmondwell Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Osmondwall Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I3796  My Relatives
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 

    Father Adam Sutherland,   b. 1 Jan 1766, Flotta Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1848  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Margaret Malcolmson,   b. 1769, c 25-10-1768 Longhope, Walls Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1855, Fea, South Walls Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1 Jan 1776  Date Incorrect Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1121  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christina Anderson,   b. 1803, Longhope, S. Walls, Orkney c 6-3-1803 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Married 1 Feb 1827  Walls & Flotta, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Anne Sutherland,   b. Abt 1828, Walls & Flotta, Orkney c 19-1-1828 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1841, Unknown Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 14 years)  [natural]
     2. Thomas Sutherland,   b. 11 Jul 1829, Walls & Flotta, Orkney.c 11-7-1829 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1905, Melness Farm, Tongue, Sutherland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [natural]
     3. William Fraser Sutherland,   b. 16 Oct 1831, Walls & Flotta, Orkney c 3-11-18321 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1890, Walls & Flotta, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  [natural]
     4. Jessie Sutherland,   b. 11 Sep 1833, Walls & Flotta, Orkney c 12-10-1833 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1906, 23 Bank Street, Thurso Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [natural]
     5. John Cromarty Sutherland,   b. 1 Jun 1835, Walls, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Margaret Sutherland,   b. 24 Nov 1836, Walls, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     7. Jane Hill Sutherland,   b. 21 Aug 1839, Walls & Flotta, Orkney c 21-9-1839 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
     8. Ann Sutherland,   b. Abt 1840  [natural]
     9. Christina Sutherland,   b. 28 Mar 1844, Heckness Walls & Flotta, Orkney. c 16-4-1844 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F1783  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • This is speculative from info from Margaret Watters and censuses for Heckness and Fea (? Hoy)
      [File from Robert Ewan.FTW]

      BIRTH: 28 April 1805 Christened on this date in Longhope, on thesouthern tip of Hoy, South Walls, Orkney, Scotland.MARRIAGE: 1 February 1827 Robert, aged 22, married ChristianaAnderson (Christie), two years his elder. The marriage tookplace in Longhope, Walls and Flotta, Orkney ... birthplace of both the bride and groom.
      DEATH: 25 September 1849 Robert died, relatively young, in his45th year in Longhope. He was apparently buried in OsmondwallCemetery, though this is unconfirmed.Robert appears in the 1841 Census residing with (sic) Christy atFea, Walls and Flotta, Orkney along with his seven oldestchildren His occupation is listed as a farmer.
      CENSUS 1841 Fea, Walls and Flotta, Orkney . Age 35. Farmer.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Garson Family History.FTW.
      Date of Import: 24 Oct 1999

    2. [S2] File from Robert Ewan.FTW.
      Date of Import: 27 Dec 2007