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John Garson

John Garson

Male 1813 - 1884  (70 years)

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  • Name John Garson  [1
    Born 25 Nov 1813  Bea, Sandwick, Orkney, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Apr 1884  Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I4055  My Relatives
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 

    Father John Garson,   b. Abt 1770, ?Sandwick, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1826, ?Sandwick, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Wishart,   b. 1791, Sandwick, Orkney. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1866, Bea, Sandwick, Orkney. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married UNKNOWN  [1
    Family ID F1897  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Main,   b. 1830, Cockpen, Midlothian Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1918  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 31 Aug 1852  Cockpen, Midlothian. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • [Garson Family History.FTW]

      IGI listing shows Cockpen, Midlothian 31 Aug 1852 and Birsay 8 Aug 1852 and 17 aug 1852.
    Children 
     1. John George Garson,   b. 23 Jul 1854, Twatt, Birsay, Orkney. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1932, Epsom, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [natural]
     2. Alexander Main Garson,   b. 27 Sep 1856, Birsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1869  (Age 12 years)  [natural]
     3. William Robert James Garson,   b. 12 Dec 1858, Birsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1946, Wirral, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
     4. George Garson,   b. 1862, Birsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [natural]
     5. Patrick Olason Garson,   b. 1860, ?Birsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1937, Huntly, Aberdeenshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [natural]
     6. Martha Elizabeth Mary Garson,   b. 29 May 1864, Birsay, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1940, Midlothian Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F1896  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • [Garson Family History.FTW]

      1821 census in Bea. Was minister of United Church, Birsay & Harray until about 1841. after the disruption of 1843 he became the minister of the Free Church of Scotland, Twatt 1844-1882. (from " Birsay Church History" Goodfellow 1903)

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