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James Sinclair

James Sinclair

Male 1879 - 1941  (61 years)

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  • Name James Sinclair  [1
    Born 21 Oct 1879  Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Jan 1941  Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I4248  My Relatives
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 

    Father Magnus Sinclair,   b. 8 Jun 1837, Sanday, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1922, Stenness, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Betsy Muir,   b. 15 Oct 1845, Evie & Rendall, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1906, Fea, Stenness, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 10 Jul 1868  Millhouse, Rendall, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • [Garson Family History.FTW]

      Marriage of Magnus Sinclair , ploughman to Betsy 2nd daughter of james Muir Miller, at millhouse Isbister Rendall.
    Family ID F1747  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jessie Bella Brough,   b. 1900, Stenness, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1981, Orkney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married UNKNOWN  [1
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F1777  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Enlisted WW1 address Maeshowe, Webbm Sask, Canada a farmer
      DOB in birthday book 20 Sep 1879.---Emigrated to Brandon Manitoba in
      early 1900's and was later joined by his brothers Davie and Johnnie
      (1906).The three brothers were dark skinned from the sun and were known
      as the the Frenchmen. James returned to Orkney about 1924.

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