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Thomas Sutherland

Thomas Sutherland

Male 1829 - 1905  (76 years)

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  • Name Thomas Sutherland  [1, 2
    Born 11 Jul 1829  Walls & Flotta, Orkney.c 11-7-1829 Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Dec 1905  Melness Farm, Tongue, Sutherland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I4186  My Relatives
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father Robert Sutherland,   b. 1805, Walls and Flotta c 28-4-1805 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1849, Heckness, S Walls, Orkney buried Osmondwell Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Christina Anderson,   b. 1803, Longhope, S. Walls, Orkney c 6-3-1803 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1 Feb 1827  Walls & Flotta, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F1783  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Barbara Gunn,   b. Abt 1830 
    Married 7 Dec 1856  Halkirk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F1944  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1841 census at "Fea", Walls and Flotta [File from Robert Ewan.FTW]

      BIRTH: 11 July 1829 The eldest son and second child of RobertSutherland and Christiana ("Chrissie") Anderson born inLonghope, Walls and Flotta, Orkney, Scotland.MARRIAGE: 7 December 1856 He married Barbara Gunn, daughter ofDonald and Isabella Gunn, in Halkirk, Caithness. At the time hisresidence was noted as Lythmore, Thurso and hers at SixpennyFarm, Halkirk. Both were twentysix years of age at the time oftheir wedding after banns according to the forms of theEstablished Church of ScotlandDEATH: 6 December 1905 Thomas died at Melness Farm, Tongue,Sutherland as a result of throat cancer, he was 76 years of age.He was to be survived by his wife for a further ten years.CENSUS 1841 Fea, Walls and Flotta, Orkney . Age 11. CENSUS 1861 Lythmore (Farm) Thurso, Caithness. Age 30.Ploughman.CENSUS 1871 Lythmore (Farm) Thurso, Caithness. Age 41. FarmServant. [Ref]CENSUS 1881 Melness (Farm) Tongue, Sutherland. Age 61. FarmServant. [Ref]CENSUS 1891 Ploughman's House, Melness. Age 71. Farm Servant(Ploughman).

  • 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